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Technology Samsung Galaxy Watch to gatecrash the Note 9's August launch event
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Watch to gatecrash the Note 9's August launch event

The photos also suggest that Samsung gave the Galaxy Note 9 the same fingerprint sensor redesign underneath the camera as the Galaxy S9 . Interestingly, sources say Samsung isn't anticipating a ton of sales at first, but hopes that being the first to market a foldable device such as this will get at least a few folks excited.

Technology 70 new emojis are coming soon (including more hairstyles!)
Author: 0 70 new emojis are coming soon (including more hairstyles!)

Tomorrow is "World Emoji Day", apparently. These emojis are obviously modelled after their real-world counterparts, which got Google thinking: can we use the power of our phones to find the real world versions of the emojis we use every day? But yesterday afternoon Apple finally confirmed the news that we've been waiting for: We're getting ginger emojis and we're getting them this year.

Technology Motorola Announces Moto E5 Play with Android Go Software
Author: 0 Motorola Announces Moto E5 Play with Android Go Software

The Go edition was first announced at Google I/O 2017 and it meant for low-end devices that run with 512MB to 1GB of memory . The device has a slightly larger screen than the full Android variant, bringing 5.3 inches in the 18: 9 aspect, instead of the 5.2 inches of the variant already presented.

Technology Xiaomi Mi Max 3 retail box leaked ahead of July 19 launch
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi Max 3 retail box leaked ahead of July 19 launch

We all know very well that previous year, the Mi A1 was one of the most successful smartphones of the well-known Chinese smartphone manufacturer, of course, Xiaomi. It is said to be powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 770 processor and backed by a 5500mAh battery . It will also feature a notch and will also be part of Android One program.

Technology Google Phone app on Android can auto-filter spam calls to voicemail
Author: 0 Google Phone app on Android can auto-filter spam calls to voicemail

However, everyone's results may vary. To use caller ID and spam protection , user's phone may need to send information about your calls to Google . Like Google's Gmail spam email filter, its spam call filter is likely to be highly effective even if it can not prevent all spam calls. This feature will protect you from the spam callers and will block the calls coming from unknown sources.

Technology Amazon promises 1M deals for this year's Prime Day, beginning Monday
Author: 0 Amazon promises 1M deals for this year's Prime Day, beginning Monday

The online retailer had been bolting out 24-hour lighting deals in the days leading up to the summer sale include cut-price offers on beds, clothes, board games and home security cameras. "This year NRF found that almost eight out of 10 back-to-school and college shoppers are marking their calendars for July 16 to look for sales on everything from school supplies to electronics".

Technology Samsung Galaxy S10 Gets A Booster At The Cost Of S9!
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S10 Gets A Booster At The Cost Of S9!

Now, it's been reported that the phablet will be launched in Korea on August 24. With a month remaining before its launch, a leaked render of the device has appeared that appears to be an official press render and gives us a good look of the front panel.

Technology Apple updates the MacBook Pro in big and small ways
Author: 0 Apple updates the MacBook Pro in big and small ways

Now seeing as how the keyboard was seemingly the main source of complaints on the 2016 models, it will be interesting to see how the company's next-gen keyboard design functions out in the real world. The previous versions of the keyboard have been a pain-point for customers and Apple for their lack of reliability since the switch to the newer, thinner butterfly keys, about which there are now multiple lawsuits .

Technology Fortnite Season 5 Challenge Sets: Road Trip, Drift, and Ragnarok
Author: 0 Fortnite Season 5 Challenge Sets: Road Trip, Drift, and Ragnarok

The Fortnite floating lightning bolt location challenge , which tasks you with "Search floating lightning bolts", may sound tricky, but it's actually quite simple. Epic Games says that Rifts will instantly take players to a random location when they step into them. The golf cart can hold up to four players, has drifting speed boosts and has a roof that players can use as a bounce pad.

Technology IHOP flips back to pancakes, drops IHOb name
Author: 0 IHOP flips back to pancakes, drops IHOb name

But the effort did not create a significant increase in the company's purchase consideration , which measures the likelihood of consumers eating at a particular restaurant chain. The national diner tweeted on Monday that they will reverse the name change decision and announced a celebratory date for the restaurant. The IHOb name change was never meant to be permanent.

Technology Cheap device could stall Apple's new USB port lock
Author: 0 Cheap device could stall Apple's new USB port lock

With the lock in place, data cannot be transferred to or from the Lightning port; it can only be used for device charging. USB Restricted Mode will be optional, of course; users can enable or disable it via their device's settings menu.

Technology Microsoft Announces Its Cheapest And Lightest Surface Ever
Author: 0 Microsoft Announces Its Cheapest And Lightest Surface Ever

While the base variant with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage costs $399, the high-end variant with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage is priced at $549. The pre-order in Malaysia will start on 2 August 2018, followed by Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, China, Hong Kong and Taiwan with more markets to follow, while both Australia and New Zealand will start theirs tomorrow (11 July 2018).

Technology Apple to drop an orange iPhone later this year
Author: 0 Apple to drop an orange iPhone later this year

The speculated 6.1-inch LED iPhone may debut in white, blue, red, grey, and orange. Nonetheless, for more on the possible colors for Apple's 2018 iPhones , follow on over to 9to5Mac. Improvements over the current iPhone X not only come in that RAM jump from 3GB to 4GB but also in the L1 Instruction Cache and Data Cache that jumps from 32KB to 128KB.

Technology Samsung phones sent photos to random contacts, users say
Author: 0 Samsung phones sent photos to random contacts, users say

A Samsung representative told The Verge that the company is "aware of the reports " and is "looking into it". "Concerned customers are encouraged to contact us directly at 1-800-SAMSUNG". In some cases , users reported the phone sending out normal photos, while in others the phone grabbed emojis and other image resources from the phone's storage .

Technology HTC Announces Massive Layoff of 1,500 Employees
Author: 0 HTC Announces Massive Layoff of 1,500 Employees

The renowned company was on the path of making its name as one of the biggest smartphone giants in the world. HTC said it would cut 1,500 jobs in its manufacturing unit in Taiwan . After the upcoming round of layoffs, it will be cutting its total work force by nearly 20 percent. Under the US$1.1 billion deal with Google , the USA tech giant took on half of HTC's research and development staff - about 2,000 people.

Technology Here's Even More Evidence Of Microsoft's Rumoured Dual-Screen Surface
Author: 0 Here's Even More Evidence Of Microsoft's Rumoured Dual-Screen Surface

It's supposed to be released this year, so expect it to appear somewhere this Autumn. The device, which is quietly being developed by Microsoft , is thought to have a dual-screen-and-hinge design, and it will be centered around a notebook app that connects to OneNote and has an analogue notebook interface.