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Technology Russian hackers target Republicans in new twist on election meddling, Microsoft finds
Author: 0 Russian hackers target Republicans in new twist on election meddling, Microsoft finds

But Microsoft said it's found no evidence so far that the half-dozen domains in the latest case were employed in successful attacks, nor who any intended targets may have been. Microsoft's claims that Moscow-backed hackers are attacking U.S. websites is simply a case of the tech giant joining the Washington-led "witch hunt" on Russian Federation, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday.

Technology Nvidia debuts GeForce RTX gaming cards starting at $499
Author: 0 Nvidia debuts GeForce RTX gaming cards starting at $499

But let's not get distracted. Nvidia launched a new lineup of graphics cards at an event in Germany on Monday . Upcoming games with ray tracing include Battlefield V , Shadow of the Tomb Raider , Metro Exodus , Control , Assetto Corsa Competizione and more.

Technology Nvidia unveils Turing GeForce RTX 20 series GPUs with ray-tracing power
Author: 0 Nvidia unveils Turing GeForce RTX 20 series GPUs with ray-tracing power

However, that's a big claim, and things are sure to differ on a per game basis, especially as many titles will require extra work from devs to support many of Nvidia's new RTX features. The new GPUs, based on an architecture codenamed Turing , merge conventional graphics rasterisation, real-time ray tracing, AI, and compute power for the first time.

Technology Twitch drops ad-free experience on Twitch Prime
Author: 0 Twitch drops ad-free experience on Twitch Prime

In addition to cutting back the new game discount, Amazon has also eliminated the Twitch Prime benefit of "Ad-Free Viewing Experience Across Twitch ", which no longer appears on the Twitch Prime benefits page as of an update this morning.

Technology Affordable, entry-level 2018 MacBook Air coming next month
Author: 0 Affordable, entry-level 2018 MacBook Air coming next month

The second quarter was the transition period when Apple was preparing for the releases of the upcoming new MacBook devices for the year. Either a four-digit price is something Apple actually considers affordable to the wider public, or this laptop isn't created to be entry-level at all.

Author: 0 Now you can send auto-expiring emails from Gmail on your mobile

Google has officially rolled out confidential mode for Gmail in the Android and iOS apps. "You can send messages and attachments with Gmail's confidential mode to help protect sensitive information from unauthorized access", Google explains on its support page for the new feature.

Technology China Stops Approving New Games for Sale
Author: 0 China Stops Approving New Games for Sale

Other plans that will bolster the company include a government initiative to turn WeChat into a form of digital national identification. The former is in charge of curating the licenses handed to publishers in order for games to be sold in the country, while the latter is an advocate of tightening regulations even more so than the nation is known for.

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Author: 0 "Motorola P30 with 6.2" Notch Display & 16MP Dual Cameras Launched in China

While using nearly the same colour finish found on the Huawei P20 . The Motorola P30 comes with a pretty wide iPhone X-like display notch with along with an edge-to-edge display and a ceramic design. The smartphone runs ZUI 4.0 based on Android 8.0 Oreo, which is essentially the same UI seen on the Lenovo Z5 . For selfies, the Motorola P30 offers a single 12MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture.

Technology Nvidia released New Turing Chip Technology Targeting Film Industries
Author: 0 Nvidia released New Turing Chip Technology Targeting Film Industries

It uses an algorithm that can trace the path of light and then simulate the way the light interacts with the virtual objects it falls upon in the computer-generated world. The other cores leveraged, Tensor, are stated to accelerate deep learning training and inferencing, providing up to 500 trillion tensor operations a second.

Technology Samsung Goes on Marketing Blitz for New Flagship Phone
Author: 0 Samsung Goes on Marketing Blitz for New Flagship Phone

By contrast, Apple's more dramatic overhaul of the iPhone X design and user interface showed there is a "large group of people who are willing to spend whatever it takes" to upgrade, Greengart said. If you want to know more about the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 , you can check out our review here. The premium Galaxy technologies come standard with Note9: fast wireless charging, IP68 water and dust resistance4 and Samsung services such as Samsung Health and Samsung Pay.

Technology Google may track your location even if you disable Location tracking
Author: 0 Google may track your location even if you disable Location tracking

Princeton postdoctoral researcher Gunes Acar carried an Android phone while traveling through NY and New Jersey with location services turned off, only to see that Google was tracking his location the entire time. Don't believe it? Check your My Activity page on Google, then your Location History. This information is stored under "My Activity". If you want to stop the tracking altogether, you need to find the setting called "Web & App Activity" and turn that off, too.

Technology Google Play warns searchers that Fortnite
Author: 0 Google Play warns searchers that Fortnite "is not available"

You can also download the game straight from Epic's website . While we will likely not get download numbers for the Android version of Fortnite for a while, it will be interesting to see if not being available on Google Play, or the linking of Fortnite searches to a PUBG download, has any effect on sales for either game on Android.

Technology Blizzard Announces Multiple Diablo Projects
Author: 0 Blizzard Announces Multiple Diablo Projects

A Diablo III port would ensure two modes of play: on-the-go singleplayer or local multiplayer, and online multiplayer that could generate engagement while promoting other Blizzard games to boot. For instance, Blizzard noted at Blizzcon 2017 that it didn't have anything Diablo-related ready to show, but that there would be a time in the future when the studio would be ready to show something.

Technology Samsung launches the Galaxy Note9 with 6.4-inch screen
Author: 0 Samsung launches the Galaxy Note9 with 6.4-inch screen

And, in fact, while the entry-level price of the Note 9 is £30 more expensive than the £869 price of the Note 8 , the base-level storage has been boosted from 64GB to 128GB. Samsung also enhanced the gadget's batteries so it can now be used for an entire day without needing to be recharged - a common headache for cell phone users.

Technology Samsung will invest $22 billion in AI, 5G, chips, displays, and more
Author: 0 Samsung will invest $22 billion in AI, 5G, chips, displays, and more

With about 130 trillion won of the total will be invested in companies in South Korea , and is expected to create 40 thousand jobs, which is 20 thousand more than planned before, said Samsung . South Korea relies heavily on Samsung and its affiliated companies for investment and jobs, even after a corruption scandal that resulted in Lee's conviction for bribery.

Technology Google Play Store Now Tells You It Doesn't Have Fortnite
Author: 0 Google Play Store Now Tells You It Doesn't Have Fortnite

After signing up for the beta on your Pie-powered phone and downloading Digital Wellbeing from the Play Store, it doesn't actually show up in your app drawer. Fake games on the Play Store have been a problem for some time. Instead, Epic Games will offer the title on Android through its own launcher. With the Android launch finally upon us, we project that, based on Sensor Tower Store Intelligence data, Google stands to miss out on at least $50 million in platform fees during the remainder ...

Author: 0 Doom Eternal Introduces idTech 7, Player Invasions, Slaughtering Good Fun

New refreshes on existing enemies, along with newly reimagined demons from the original Doom 2, was also shown off , interestingly enough, the demon's in Doom Eternal will feature a complex destruction system, in which they will decay and fall apart as players dish out damage.

Technology New Trailer Arrives For Red Dead Redemption 2
Author: 0 New Trailer Arrives For Red Dead Redemption 2

Otherwise, Rockstar has confirmed that you'll be able to watch Red Dead Redemption 2's gameplay trailer on its official website , or through its YouTube, Facebook , and Twitch channels. So far, we know that that Arthur Morgan is Red Dead 2's protagonist. What do you think about the new Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer? In the sequel, gamers will take control of Arthur Morgan, a vital member of the Van der Linde gang.