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Technology The Windows Phone Obituary Has Been Tweeted
Author: 0 The Windows Phone Obituary Has Been Tweeted

Going forward, the mobile operating system will only receive bug fixes and security updates. In another Twitter conversation, Joe Belfiore said " We have tried very hard to persuade app developers. For a long while, Windows-powered phones have accounted for just a percent or two of all phones sold and developers simply didn't want to write apps for a tiny minority of users.

Technology Mark Zuckerberg Shows How Not to Promote a New Product
Author: 0 Mark Zuckerberg Shows How Not to Promote a New Product

Though both were very much in California, through a virtual reality headset Zuckerberg and Franklin explored flood-hit Puerto Rico VR. By which, he means Facebook has turned on Safety Check, to let users "check-in" to Puerto Rico and indicate they're alive, and "Community Help" so that locals can post on Facebook if they need food, shelter or urgent medical attention.

Author: 0 Microsoft's Cortana finds answers inside your Skype chats

As shown in Microsoft's FAQ for the service, once you've okayed Cortana to access your texts and location she'll suggest appropriate responses in chats ... Cortana will be made available as a separate contact and users will also be able to have a one on one conversation with Cortana similar to chatting with Skype bots.

Technology Japan's Kobe Steel tumbles after admitting to falsified data
Author: 0 Japan's Kobe Steel tumbles after admitting to falsified data

The stock dived 22 percent to finish at 1,068 yen ($9.50), its maximum daily loss limit - wiping nearly a billion dollars off the firm's market value. A spokesman said: "We are rapidly working to identify which vehicle models might be subject to this situation and what components were used". Subaru has produced training planes for Japan's Self-Defence Forces and wings for Boeing jets such as the Boeing Dreamliner, according to a spokesman, who said the company was checking which planes ...

Technology Apple Releases Version Of iTunes That Has An App Store
Author: 0 Apple Releases Version Of iTunes That Has An App Store

Based on the version number, it is clearly not the "latest" version, but it does offer users access to the App Store and it will also support Apple's latest devices, like the new iPhones and devices running on iOS 11. The availability of iTunes 12.6.3 was spotted by users on Reddit , and Apple's support pages point out that the software is designed for enterprise and business users.

Technology Here's how the front of the Huawei Mate 10 looks like
Author: 0 Here's how the front of the Huawei Mate 10 looks like

According to a promotional poster of the phone, which was sighted by Weibo user Daimoi, the Mate 10 smartphone will feature a 6.2-inch 1260x1080p display. Unfortunately, the handsets don't have a glass body, so they won't support wireless charging. The design of the handsets leaked ahead of the official launch too.

Author: 0 Nokia plans to cut up to 310 jobs, halt VR camera development

Nokia ( NOK ) said Tuesday that it has chose to reduce its workforce in its Nokia Technologies business, mainly in Finland, the U.S., and the United Kingdom, by 310 of the roughly 1,090 employees. The OZO camera was to be used in the creation of 3D movies and games, which could then be loaded onto virtual reality headsets. "While necessary, the changes will also affect our employees, and as a responsible company we are committed to providing the needed support to those affected".

Technology Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 to go on sale today exclusively on Flipkart
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 to go on sale today exclusively on Flipkart

Flipkart on Monday revealed that the Xiaomi Mi Mix 2 will be available exclusively on its platform in India. Some other features include - dual SIM support (Nano-SIM), a Snapdragon 660 SoC, 6GB of LPDDR4x RAM, dual rear camera setup (two 12-megapixel sensors, one with a f/1.8 wide-angle lens and the other with a f/2.6 telephoto lens, offering 4-axis OIS), a 16-megapixel front camera with 2-micron pixels.

Technology Ghost Recon Wildlands Is Getting A Free To Play Weekend
Author: 0 Ghost Recon Wildlands Is Getting A Free To Play Weekend

Ubisoft is hosting a Ghost Recon: Wildlands free weekend to give everyone a chance to try out the main game , as well as the Ghost War PvP mode. Ubisoft said that the free trial will grant full access to the base game's content. The development team is also planning to support this mode with new classes, new maps and new modes in the coming months.

Technology Arms Graphic Novels Coming From Dark Horse
Author: 0 Arms Graphic Novels Coming From Dark Horse

He has Spring Man's coiffed hair and gym shorts, so our money is on a new skin and not a brand new fighter. Regarding the new character, the final shots of the trailer show what seems to be a mecha version of the character Spring Man - and that's about all we can gather about the upcoming fighter for now.

Author: 0 No, your iPhone does not slow down with age

While the release of new iPhone updates, such as iOS 11 , often cause users to speculate their devices have slowed down, the researchers found that devices running iOS 9, 10 and 11 operated at consistent speeds. Futuremark also came out with possible explanations for what might have triggered users to complain about their old iPhone slowing. Similarly, apps optimized to run on new devices might witness issues on older iPhone.

Author: 0 Google Pixel 2 borrowed from the iPhone a new feature

According to DxOMark , a trusted website for camera reviews, " the iPhone 8 Plus is the best-performing mobile device camera we have ever tested". Google is implementing an automatic do not disturb mode when you are in a auto and it will be added to the Pixel Ambient Services app. In India , it costs around Rs.

Technology Jurassic World Evolution Game Details Are Here Thanks to Frontier's Live Stream
Author: 0 Jurassic World Evolution Game Details Are Here Thanks to Frontier's Live Stream

Dinosaurs are obviously central to a Jurassic Park game and Frontier looks to be doing a great job of capturing them. Beside the dinosaurs, that is. Jurassic World: Evolution hits PC and consoles next year. Jurassic World Evolution returns us to the legendary Isla Nublar and places us in charge of the most expensive and incredible zoo/ theme park ever.

Technology 'Make America Nazi Free Again' slogan in Wolfenstein II enrages right-wing gamers
Author: 0 'Make America Nazi Free Again' slogan in Wolfenstein II enrages right-wing gamers

Bethesda recently took the opportunity to confront the accusations that the latest Wolfenstein title carries a political left-wing agenda, despite its long-track record of similar content, head on. "Our campaign leans into that sentiment, and it unfortunately happens to highlight current events in the real world". Also, creative director Jens Matthies has revealed that Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus will not be the last entry in the rebooted franchise and also hinted that Mecha-Hitler ...

Author: 0 IPhone X stock to be extremely limited

After Apple revealed their new iPhone will feature a Face ID technology and a TrueDepth camera instead of the Touch ID fingerprint recognition, Android companies were quick to make inquiries about this innovative technology. According to a publication that released reports of the issue, the reported swollen devices are showing similar symptoms and are likely to come from a single bad batch that was made during the production.