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Technology Nokia 6 (2018) Launch Expected in Early 2018
Author: 0 Nokia 6 (2018) Launch Expected in Early 2018

HMD Global is likely to launch the Nokia 6 (2018) in China this week on January 5 . The company is also prepping to unveil the Nokia 3310 4G variant that has been spotted on the certification websites such as FCC, Bluetooth SIG and TENAA revealing the possible specifications.

Technology Pandemic's Star Wars Battlefront II Gets a New Patch Update
Author: 0 Pandemic's Star Wars Battlefront II Gets a New Patch Update

This recovery could either be attributed to the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi , or the fact that EA has done away with Battlefront 2's microtransactions (for now). Now if you want Vader in pink, he's all yours in Battlefront 2's PC version. While these mods can be installed to Battlefront 2 on PC quite easily, whether or not EA will allow them to be used without banning players is another question entirely.

Technology Seeing Samsung's 'The Wall' MicroLED TV Made Me a Believer
Author: 0 Seeing Samsung's 'The Wall' MicroLED TV Made Me a Believer

Here's a look at some of the flashiest TVs at CES this year. LG already supports Dolby Vision HDR in its OLED screens, and its latest televisions will now also support HDR10, the rival HDR specification used by Sony's PS4 Pro and Microsoft's Xbox One X consoles, as well as some streaming services.

Technology Saline shortage complicates flu treatment at hospitals nationwide
Author: 0 Saline shortage complicates flu treatment at hospitals nationwide

Connecticut's Democratic senators, Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal, are working as a tag team to keep Puerto Rico on the front burner since Congress nears a crucial deadline for providing financial and legislative changes that could alleviate the post-Hurricane Maria crisis on the island.

Technology Amazon's Alexa Is Coming to Some Toyota and Lexus Cars
Author: 0 Amazon's Alexa Is Coming to Some Toyota and Lexus Cars

Thus, soon Cortana will co-exist with Amazon Alexa . The smart display also includes Google Cast support for multiroom audio, as well as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth connectivity and IPX4 splash proof protection so you can take the display to the pool.

Technology Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG

Dark Souls Remaster- May 25thThis was the big one. The demo will take you through the first chapter of the game. On the DLC front, the free Super Mario Odyssey content addition is titled Luigi's Balloon World and comes out next month.

Technology Samsung Becomes Latest Phone Manufacturer to Unlock the FM Chip
Author: 0 Samsung Becomes Latest Phone Manufacturer to Unlock the FM Chip

Future Samsung phones will have a feature that many iPhone users can no longer access: FM radio . Users with unlocked FM chips can download NextRadio's app and tune into FM stations in their area. Recent widespread natural disasters in Puerto Rico and Houston have increased pressure on all smartphone manufacturers to unlock the FM chip as a matter of public safety.

Technology OnePlus to enter talks with U.S. carriers
Author: 0 OnePlus to enter talks with U.S. carriers

Other than that, he provided little information. Huawei, another China-based company that's much older than OnePlus , recently tried launching its Mate 10 Pro smartphone on USA carriers and was met with less than desirable results. It stated that OnePlus would be debuting the OnePlus 6 smartphone in June this year. If OnePlus smartphones will be distributed through a carrier, the brand has the potential for massive sales because of its bang-for-the-buck products.

Technology Tech firms rush out patches for 'pervasive' computer flaw
Author: 0 Tech firms rush out patches for 'pervasive' computer flaw

Google reported the first findings to the processor companies on June 1, 2017 and the fact that Intel , AMD and ARM are all referenced suggests that all forms of equipment from embedded applications up through smartphones to laptops and servers in data centers are vulnerable.

Technology Microsoft adds end-to-end encryption to Skype for secure conversations
Author: 0 Microsoft adds end-to-end encryption to Skype for secure conversations

It is important to note that no chat content from these conversations will be displayed in the chat list, or with other notifications - in order to keep any shared information private. That said, it's early days and the feature could get better as users start sending in their feedback. End-to-end encryption means not just the communication channel is secure but the messages stored on servers can only be read by those involved in the communications.

Technology Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Hits PC in February
Author: 0 Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Hits PC in February

Well, Square appears to want to milk the game for as much as possible, as has been evident with all the DLC , but now there's a new Final Fantasy XV: Royal Edition on the way, and it's leaving gamers asking what exactly it is. In addition, a Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age launch program will be held on YouTube at 12am PT/2am CT/3am ET on February 2, 2018. Compatible with 21:9 ultra-wide monitors - Up to three HD monitors can be used for a potential 48 (16×3):9 experience.

Technology Samsung's Galaxy S9 to be unveiled at MWC 2018
Author: 0 Samsung's Galaxy S9 to be unveiled at MWC 2018

What will change is the position of the rear fingerprint scanner. The setup includes a 16-megapixel fixed focus, f/1.9 image sensor and an 8-megapixel f/1.9 sensor. The last time we updated you on the status of the Galaxy C7 Pro's Android 7.0 Nougat update, we told you that it was in the works and the release is imminent.

Technology Google acquires UK-based sound tech startup Redux at an undisclosed amount
Author: 0 Google acquires UK-based sound tech startup Redux at an undisclosed amount

No financial details of the acquisition are presently known, though the deal may have ended up being worth north of $10 million, with Redux raising half of that sum in capital funding last March alone. While the external space a speaker demands is one thing, it also occupies room inside the phone. Hopefully, it won't be too long until Google integrates this technology into their system, because we'll be able to have even thinner devices with bigger batteries.

Technology MacOS High Sierra lets you unlock App Store preferences with any password
Author: 0 MacOS High Sierra lets you unlock App Store preferences with any password

Apple is once again dealing with password-related problems as a flaw in the company's MacOS 10.13 High Sierra operating system appears to contain a security flaw that settings to be changed without entering a password. Other preferences, such as Users and Groups, are not affected. The bug is enabled simply by pressing the unlock padlock when prompted within system preferences and then entering any made up password.

Technology New security flaw allows hackers to eavesdrop on your WhatsApp chats
Author: 0 New security flaw allows hackers to eavesdrop on your WhatsApp chats

The report said that WhatsApp messages could be read without its billion-plus users knowing this, due to a security backdoor in the way the company had implemented in its end-to-end encryption protocol. Also the mobile number of every participant in the WhatsApp group shares secret keys with the "new member" giving them full access to future messages.

Technology Cyberpunk 2077 Twitter Gets First Update In Over Four Years
Author: 0 Cyberpunk 2077 Twitter Gets First Update In Over Four Years

Particularly in light of the success that The Witcher III: Wild Hunt has enjoyed, anticipation is high for the next project from developer CD Projekt Red. This morning, the official Cyberpunk 2077 twitter account came back to life like a terminator. But tweeting in 2018, five years after the first reveal? While we don't know if we'll see another entry in The Witcher franchise once again, we do know what the company's next game will be and it's Cyberpunk 2077 .

Technology Dish Network DVR Google Assistant support will bring Hands-Free TV
Author: 0 Dish Network DVR Google Assistant support will bring Hands-Free TV

With Google Assistant, Dish customers with a Hopper, Joey or Wally can enable Hands-Free TV and voice control their TV in multiple languages, including English and Spanish. The high-resolution touch screen and camera is framed by two front-firing stereo speakers and a rear-facing passive radiator. Along with this, there's also support for Bluetooth, Google Cast, and IPX4 splash resistance.