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Technology Apple might equip all of next year's iPhones with OLED screens
Author: 0 Apple might equip all of next year's iPhones with OLED screens

The news did not end well for its current LCD supplier Japan Display (JDI) which saw its shares plummet with 10% by the end of the day. "It is unlikely that Apple will be releasing three OLED models next year", said Jeff Pu, an analyst at Taipei-based Yuanta Securities Investment Consulting.

Technology Mega Man 11 Blasts onto PS4 in October
Author: 0 Mega Man 11 Blasts onto PS4 in October

This trailer also reveals two new Robot Masters, Block Man and Fuse Man, which can both be taken care of easier with the Double Gear powers. The new Mega Man looks to keep the same shoot-at-everything formula as previous titles. Coming to Nintendo Switch on October 2 , 2018. Double Gear - When at critical health, Mega Man can unleash maximum power and deftly maneuver in the direst situations.

Technology Xiaomi's Mi Band 3 Could Feature A Touchscreen OLED Display
Author: 0 Xiaomi's Mi Band 3 Could Feature A Touchscreen OLED Display

On the other hand, the company brought back the Mi Band 2 in India earlier this year with a price cut and now Xiaomi CEO Lei Jun, as well as Senior Vice President Wang Xiang, have confirmed that the Xiaomi Mi Band 3 will be launched alongside the Xiaomi Mi 8 and MIUI 10 update in the upcoming event.

Author: 0 Bethesda teases Fallout announcement ahead of E3

Well, of all the things we thought we'd see from Bethesda this E3 season, a new Fallout was pretty far down the list. So, we know that obviously means something Fallout-related is coming, but what exactly? This tease is likely not for Fallout 5 , but it could point to a spin-off type game in the same way New Vegas was a spin-off of Fallout 3 .

Technology Apple HomePod now supports stereo pairing and Sonos-rivalling multi-room
Author: 0 Apple HomePod now supports stereo pairing and Sonos-rivalling multi-room

When a second HomePod is added to the same room as another of the devices, you'll be offered a prompt to make them into a stereo pair. The HomePod famously launched without AirPlay 2's multi-room audio support or stereo pairing . Conversely, if you delete a message or conversation, it'll be deleted across all devices signed into that same iMessage account. A Health data synchronization error has been fixed, along with an issue that had been preventing some users from changing Health data ...

Technology Alexa, No! Amazon explains how an Echo shared a couple's private conversation
Author: 0 Alexa, No! Amazon explains how an Echo shared a couple's private conversation

He apologized profusely, thanked her for bringing it to the company's attention, but did not explain why the device sent the recording nor if it was a widespread issue, she said. It awoke to me saying that responses from "Amazon Alexa were generally more useful", and it continued with the second sentence, despite not having a direction for the assistant in the phrase.

Author: 0 Apple offs Japan Display

Universal Display shares soared almost 11%, near 110.50, in morning trading on the stock market today . However, OLED displays being only used in high-end iPhones will come to an end next year, reports Reuters . The report sent shares of Apple's two main LCD suppliers, Japan Display and Sharp, into a downward spin. That is, assuming we get three handsets next year, but they add that if a fourth handset lands then one of them might still use LCD.

Technology Active Shooter game stirs controversy
Author: 0 Active Shooter game stirs controversy

The game is due for release on 6 June, but an online petition urging Valve to ban the game from its service has so far attracted nearly 35,000 signatures. This does call into question whether or not Active Shooter went through any review process during its induction onto Steam Direct, which seems to allow any title to be published provided the $100-fee is paid up front.

Author: 0 PUBG sues Epic over Fortnite similarities

The game also sees up to 100 players land on an island, search for weapons and kill one another until one player is left standing. It's interesting to take note that this timing of filing a case against Epic Games is in conjunction with Epic's plan to release Fortnite in cybercafes all over South Korea.

Technology PUBG Suing Epic Games Over Fortnite
Author: 0 PUBG Suing Epic Games Over Fortnite

On Steam, the number of players playing PUBG is nearly twice the number of players playing Dota 2. There's no question there's been a fierce battle between the two most popular battle royale games here in the USA, with Fortnite now claiming the greater share of media attention and players, though both games have been wildly successful.

Technology Amazon Admits Alexa Device Eavesdropped On Portland Family
Author: 0 Amazon Admits Alexa Device Eavesdropped On Portland Family

Andrew Palto, who owns a security business , said there are ways to increase your privacy if you're anxious Alexa has a mind of her own. A sentence in the following conversation sounded like "send message", and, after the virtual assistant asked who the recipient should be, Alexa chose a contact and sent a message based on what it heard.

Technology Playground Mode, Improved Replay and More Coming to ‘Fortnite’
Author: 0 Playground Mode, Improved Replay and More Coming to ‘Fortnite’

Based on the recent blog post penned by Epic Games , Fortnite will be adding the Practice Mode under the name "Playground LTM" which will load the players into the Battle Royale map with adjusted settings. You also can purchase what are called "V-Bucks" which give you the ability to purchase more cosmetic items. Right now, you can find Fortnite on iOS , PS4, Xbox, and PC through Steam.

Technology GDPR impact: Google, Facebook face over $9 bn in fines
Author: 0 GDPR impact: Google, Facebook face over $9 bn in fines

Now, with GDPR officially in effect, companies and individuals in the data management space are taking advantage of big business opportunities. Though the GDPR is aimed at protecting user data in the EU, Facebook has come under fire for its breach of trust with its user base due to the Cambridge Analytica scandal - where data was hijacked from 87 million users without their consent.

Technology State of Decay 2 passes 1 million players after only two days
Author: 0 State of Decay 2 passes 1 million players after only two days

The sequel to Undead Labs' first outing, State of Decay 2 broke the one million player mark within two days of its May 22 release. It's still an impressive feat, just one that needs to be clarified first. Not only has the tech giant continued to add games to the subscription service, but they have also kept their word by adding both Sea of Thieves and State of Decay 2 to it on their release days.

Technology Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Spotted on Geekbench With Exynos 9810 SoC
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Spotted on Geekbench With Exynos 9810 SoC

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is to be released really soon. The dual-SIM Samsung Galaxy Wide 3 runs Android 8.0 Oreo on top of Samsung Experience and features a 5.5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) display . Rather than a separate mode-switching screen, you simply swipe left and right to jump through the S9's main capture modes which include Live Focus, for adjustable bokeh when shooting portraits, Pro mode for manual control, Food mode and the new AR Emoji feature to name a few.

Technology PayPal to soon integrate with Google services
Author: 0 PayPal to soon integrate with Google services

PayPal has announced it is extending its partnership with Google across the search giant's ecosystem, with the aim of enabling more seamless payment experiences for US users. The tech giant had previously offered mobile payments, in-store checkout and money transfers among friends through several services such as Android Pay, Google Wallet and several others.

Technology Who was TotalBiscuit? YouTuber John Bain dies at 33
Author: 0 Who was TotalBiscuit? YouTuber John Bain dies at 33

He was diagnosed with Bowel Cancer back in 2014 and announced it was terminal in 2015, when it had come back to his Liver and Spine. John Bain on his retirement from gaming criticism: "138 days plugged into a pump". A tweet on Thursday confirmed his death. I'll miss our private debates on Skype messenger. "Never knew him, never spoke to him, he didn't know i existed.