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Technology You can now download YouTube Go app from Google Play Store
Author: 0 You can now download YouTube Go app from Google Play Store

YouTube Go is Googles way of ensuring that even those who cant access a mobile data connection as freely as others in more developed parts of the world can watch YouTube more freely. The app enables users to keep on top of their data usage by displaying how much data will be utilized while the video is being downloaded. Google had been busy tinkering away at the app and now it seems to have left the jurisdiction of beta.

Technology Face ID tricked by mask, again
Author: 0 Face ID tricked by mask, again

Now before any iPhone X users start panicking, it's worth noting that criminals using this technique would still need direct access to your phone; they can't simply go around waving masks in the vague hope of unlocking iPhones. But nevertheless if you're anxious about privacy, with an iPhone X, it's best to use a passcode as well and not rely on only one form of security. The video also did not showcase the original Face ID enrollment process - Bkav could have easily registered the mask as the ...

Technology Farfetch'd is now available worldwide in Pokemon Go for the first time
Author: 0 Farfetch'd is now available worldwide in Pokemon Go for the first time

This announcement comes as a shocking surprise for Pokemon Go players, especially since it seemed the final tier of the Global Catch Challenge culminated in Farfetch'd being up for grabs outside its native area of Japan. This was recently announced by the " Pokemon GO! " official Twitter account, as another way to say thanks for the three billion catch goal that happened during the Global Catch Challenge .

Technology Android 8.1 Oreo Developer Preview 2 released for Nexus and Pixel devices
Author: 0 Android 8.1 Oreo Developer Preview 2 released for Nexus and Pixel devices

There isn't a ton of new stuff in 8.1, but there is one big update coming for Pixel 2 owners: support for the phone's " Visual Core ", an imaging chip Google included but wasn't ready to activate at launch. To grab the update through the Android Beta program , be sure to sign-up here. We were warned not to do a factory reset on Android 8.1 even if Factory Reset Protection has remained unchanged .

Technology Destiny 2 Update Will Include New Rewards Systems, Economy Changes
Author: 0 Destiny 2 Update Will Include New Rewards Systems, Economy Changes

Destiny 2 players have always surmised that something fishy was going on with the experience system post level 20, and one researcher claims that there is now proof of said amusing business. After reviewing our data, we agree that the system is not performing the way we'd like it to. Destiny 2 is available globally now. "We are not happy with the results, and we've heard the same from the community", Bungie wrote.

Technology Samsung develops 'graphene ball' to speed up battery charging
Author: 0 Samsung develops 'graphene ball' to speed up battery charging

The company discovered a mechanism for the mass synthesis of two-dimensional graphene into three-dimensional solid forms like popcorns by using low-cost silica (SiO2 and a chemical compound of silicon and oxygen). Currently, various attempts are being made to improve the performance of lithium ion batteries. The company has already patented this development in the relevant agencies of the United States and South Korea.

Technology Amazon Sumerian Makes Developing Web-Based VR/AR Apps Easier
Author: 0 Amazon Sumerian Makes Developing Web-Based VR/AR Apps Easier

According to Amazon, the VR and AR apps created in Amazon Sumerian will run in any browser that supports WebGL or WebVR graphics rendering. It comes with its own object library that's full of models that developers can use. Amazon believes that Sumerian would be a positive catalyst for developers and platform owners in achieving this. "But, customers are daunted and overwhelmed by the up-front investment in specialized skills and tools required to even get started building a VR or AR ...

Technology San Antonio 'shops small' on Small Business Saturday
Author: 0 San Antonio 'shops small' on Small Business Saturday

Tavey said small local businesses often offer unique gifts and shopping experiences. "It's a attractive day out, you can walk around outside", she said. Small Business Administration is also providing tips to small business owners on the best ways to attract shoppers for throughout the holiday season.

Author: 0 Microsoft Office is now working on all Chromebooks with Play Store support

Before this update, those using the new Pixelbook have been able to use MS Office on their laptops, but for others, the suite did not show up in the Google Play Store or it didn't work property on their laptops. Along with the manufacturers, Chromebook users would also be happy with the apps even if they were satisfied with G Suite. Microsoft offers Office free for devices (such as smartphones) with a screen smaller than 10.1-inches, so users of smaller Chromebooks will be able to use ...

Technology Sony releases Android Oreo 8.0 update for Xperia XZ and XZs
Author: 0 Sony releases Android Oreo 8.0 update for Xperia XZ and XZs

Nokia 8 users around the globe have started receiving the Android Oreo update. He also says that HMD Global has always tried to provide the customers with best possible Android Experience. In addition to all of the buns, which appeared in the eighth Android, it carries all the latest security patches, including those issued in the current month.

Technology OnePlus 5 gets Android 8.0 Oreo-based OxygenOS via open beta
Author: 0 OnePlus 5 gets Android 8.0 Oreo-based OxygenOS via open beta

However, having said that, the inclusion of Face Unlock in beta update for OnePlus 5 doesn't guarantee that it will be included in the final OTA as well. The new update will be only available via flashing. Given this a beta software and not a stable version, it's likely to be full of bugs. If you would like to enroll in the OxygenOS Open Beta program, you can do so by downloading the update here .

Technology Nintendo Has the SNES Classic Back in Stock for Black Friday
Author: 0 Nintendo Has the SNES Classic Back in Stock for Black Friday

The first batch of mini consoles that Nintendo sold through its online store were £70 a piece, but once they ended up in the hands of other retailers that price went up to £80. "Our stores will offer a ticketing process before we open for customers waiting in line - the same ticketing process we'll offer for the Saturday doorbuster deals".

Technology Best Black Friday 2017 Gaming Deals: PS4 Pro for $349
Author: 0 Best Black Friday 2017 Gaming Deals: PS4 Pro for $349

Those interested in deals on Nintendo hardware, unfortunately, are unlikely to find many. And if you're in search for deals on Microsoft's new Xbox One X, we'll be covering that too. Customers can also purchase a 1 TB console with either " Assassin's Creed: Origins " or "Shadow of War" for only $299. On the games side of things, Wolfenstein 2 , Destiny 2 , Forza Motorsport 7 have all seen significant discounts so far, with all three being available for under £30 each.

Technology Jelly Deals: The Steam Autumn Sale has now begun
Author: 0 Jelly Deals: The Steam Autumn Sale has now begun

These range from obscure indie games to some of the biggest franchises in PC gaming. There's also the infamous " Dark Souls 3 " which is priced at $23.99, a whopping 60 percent discount. The Steam Autumn Sale will also see the return of The Steam Awards . Gamers will also be able to take part in a new round of the Steam Awards , voting for their favourite games across a number of categories.

Technology Apple iPhone SE 2nd Edition coming in early 2018
Author: 0 Apple iPhone SE 2nd Edition coming in early 2018

However, unlike its predecessor, the iPhone SE 2 will reportedly be made available with Touch ID for the first time, and will be available with a choice of 32GB or 128GB storage. So, when the actual product launches, there will not be any out of stock boards in any retails stores or online e-commerce websites. The retailer is offering a whopping $300 gift card on iPhone X, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 7, and iPhone 7 Plus smartphones.

Technology Company Testing Feature To Save Tweets Privately — Bookmarks In Twitter
Author: 0 Company Testing Feature To Save Tweets Privately — Bookmarks In Twitter

Twitter is testing a potential new feature that allows users to see how many people are now "talking about" certain tweets, whether they be from celebrities, athletes, politicians, or anyone that has made an individual, popular tweet. The feature, however, is now part of Twitter's continuing experiments in exploring new ways to provide more "social context around tweets". There is no way right now to separate the tweets that your want to read later.

Technology Razer Phone Update To Boost Camera
Author: 0 Razer Phone Update To Boost Camera

On the downside of the Razer Phone is the subpar camera, which can be considered disappointing especially with the current trend in the smartphone market. Completely new features like an "instazoom button" to get to the maximum optical range on the zoom lens and quarter-speed slow motion recording as well as 60 frames per second video will come in monthly wave updates to the camera app.

Technology Korea's media regulator to investigate Google's covert location data collection
Author: 0 Korea's media regulator to investigate Google's covert location data collection

Google Inc. has said - while confirming the practice-that it was ending the practice by the end of the month. Report claimed, this practice was not used to enhance the ad-serving system, but rather to improve what Google calls its "heartbeat system", which ensures that the Android Phones remain connected and users get their messages properly and quickly.

Technology Infiniti QX50 revealed with 200kW variable compression engine
Author: 0 Infiniti QX50 revealed with 200kW variable compression engine

It's a 2.0-litre turbocharged petrol four-cylinder that is able to vary its compression ratio between 8.0:1 to 14.0:1. Right off the back of a global premiere at the Dubai motor show last week where Infiniti unveiled the new QX80 flagship, the Japanese premium brand has previewed another world debut ready for next week's Los Angeles show.