Electronics


Sea of Thieves Already Plagued by Hackers Sea of Thieves Already Plagued by Hackers
- March 30, 2018

Sea of Thieves made its debut a couple of days ago and the majority of gamers that have adopted the game early are regretting making that decision. We've also been blown away by how the game has bought players together. Craig Duncan and Joe Neate run players through the current long list of problems that Sea of Thieves is facing. (more...)
Parkland Survivor Throws Up on Stage, Continues Speech at Protest Parkland Survivor Throws Up on Stage, Continues Speech at Protest
- March 30, 2018

We're told all of the students have some connection to gun violence. While my cousin Adam wasn't harmed, I don't want issues such as this to remain unsolved because people can not attempt to talk to others and understand other perspectives. (more...)
Sea of Thieves Update Notes Released, Pre-Order Item Issues Fixed Sea of Thieves Update Notes Released, Pre-Order Item Issues Fixed
- March 28, 2018

Sea of Thieves is now available on Xbox One and PC. Originally, there were plans for the Captain of the Ferry to deduct a small gold fee if the player died during quests. "Normally I'm up for being careful and having a punishment for death, but I just don't think this is the game for it." another player explained . Gathering feedback after the initial announcement, Rare has backtracked its intention of introducing a death tax in the just-released Sea of Thieves , which was planned for ... (more...)
Catalan leaders face 'rebellion' charge Catalan leaders face 'rebellion' charge
- March 25, 2018

A total of 25 leaders are now set to be tried for rebellion, misuse of public funds and disobeying the state after last year's independence referendum and declaration. This would entail fewer calls for engagement with Madrid and the heightening tensions between the regional and federal governments. "Exile will be a hard road, but it is the only way I have to recover my political voice", Ms Rovira said in a letter . (more...)
Huge crowds gather for rally against gun violence in nation's capital Huge crowds gather for rally against gun violence in nation's capital
- March 25, 2018

Many crowded into downtown early Saturday morning to stake out places at what promises to be less a march than a standing-room-only rally, with 20 speakers - all of them children or teenagers - and performances by celebrities including Ariana Grande, Common, Miley Cyrus, Jennifer Hudson, Vic Mensa, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ben Platt. (more...)
Despite being invite-only and iOS-exclusive, Fortnite already dominates the charts Despite being invite-only and iOS-exclusive, Fortnite already dominates the charts
- March 21, 2018

I don't really play mobile games all that often anymore, but I can already tell I'm going to be playing Fortnite on mobile for a long time, even if it's just on trips to the toilet. According to data released by Sensor Tower , the Battle Royale game has now amassed over $1.5 million worldwide. "We had theories about what could be impacted by [turning friendly fire] on and off", Lewis-Evans said, "but you can look at things like, 'Did people play more field games?" The mobile version of ... (more...)
Google offering free USB-C charger with Pixel 2 purchase Google offering free USB-C charger with Pixel 2 purchase
- March 20, 2018

These days the flagship phones have become very expensive and OEMs can not really push the costs way too low without cutting the profit margins. Google is no longer that different, having entered the device-making and selling businesses. (more...)
Google will now let users buy items through Assistant and search Google will now let users buy items through Assistant and search
- March 20, 2018

Reuters reported that the new partnership, called Shopping Actions , will be made available to any size retailer in the United States. "We see ourselves as part of a solution for retailers to be able to drive better transactions". For instance, during the past six months, Target has seen the size of its guests' Google Express baskets on average increase by almost 20%. Ulta Beauty's average order value on Google Express rose 35% since 2016. (more...)
Apple Announces WWDC 2018 Scheduled for June 4-8 in San Jose Apple Announces WWDC 2018 Scheduled for June 4-8 in San Jose
- March 14, 2018

Apple hasn't shared the agenda for this year's conference, but said on its website that company engineers will hold more than 100 sessions with developers on new technologies to be announced. Apple held its annual event at the Moscone Center in San Francisco from 2003 through 2016. The company also typically releases new features for developers to integrate into apps, like it did with augmented reality past year. (more...)
The upcoming Huawei P20 devices will feature vertically-aligned rear cameras The upcoming Huawei P20 devices will feature vertically-aligned rear cameras
- March 13, 2018

The Huawei P20 Lite brings back the liquid-like finish that amazed a lot of Huawei fans when it first appeared. Now a new smartphone is there from Huawei to join that race. On the front, we get a 13 MP selfie shooter which is also assisted by a secondary 2 MP camera. The smartphone includes dual SIM support and runs Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box with EMUI 8.0 on top. (more...)
Arsenal end three-match losing run in the EPL Arsenal end three-match losing run in the EPL
- March 12, 2018

The excellent performance by Cech resulted in a 200th league clean sheet for the 35-year-old, and a rather embarrassed Deeney , whose own words were more than on display by Arsenal this time round. Aubameyang and Mkhitaryan would link up once more for a third goal, with the Armenian putting the ball away. "In one week we got from hell to heaven", Wenger said . (more...)
Mario Kart Will Now Race Around In The Latest Google Map Update Mario Kart Will Now Race Around In The Latest Google Map Update
- March 11, 2018

To get started, you'll have to update Maps to its latest version from the Play Store or App Store . Clicking on it will prompt up a window telling you it's Mario Time and asking you to choose between 'LET'S-A-GO!' or 'NO THANKS'. "Once the update is done, then users can see a yellow color "?" icon at the bottom-right corner of the application. Mario will only be available inside Maps for the next week, so take advantage of this fun feature while you can. (more...)
Xiaomi expected to launch Redmi 5 on March 14; features, availability, pricing
- March 10, 2018

To recap, the Redmi 5 arrived alongside the Redmi 5 Plus in December 2017. Xiaomi has teased its upcoming budget smartphone for the Indian market via its social media channel. The California and Mumbai-based company has sent invites for the launch event in Bengaluru on Tuesday, and the move appears to be aimed at taking on Xiaomi's recent foray into the Indian television market with cost-effective models . (more...)
Walmart is launching its own line of meal kits Walmart is launching its own line of meal kits
- March 08, 2018

In fact, these programs require the subscription, because frequent purchases are required for supplying the necessary items. The meals will also be available via the store's online grocery pickup service, where customers can order online at lunch for pickup by dinner. (more...)
Google launches Google Lens for all the android users Google launches Google Lens for all the android users
- March 08, 2018

Google tries to hit a yearly update cycle for Android , so we typically see just a couple of Developer Preview updates before the final update. Google's funky new camera party trick, Google Lens , is now available on all Android phones with the Google Photos app installed. (more...)
BMW M8 Gran Coupe concept previews a stylish flagship BMW M8 Gran Coupe concept previews a stylish flagship
- March 07, 2018

It's likely to be a costlier proposition than the two-door 8 Series though. So far BMW hasn't offered up much in the way of detail on this concept. "With this vehicle, BMW M unmistakably brings luxury out of the "comfort zone". Moving along the side, the long wheelbase is evident with a short rear. (more...)
Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition Demo Now Available On Steam Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition Demo Now Available On Steam
- March 01, 2018

There is a chance that more content past the fourth DLC will also be introduced, though this may just be the developers and publishers of the game keeping the options open in extending the lifespan of " Final Fantasy XV ". You can pre-order at that link as well. To assuage any fears fans have, Tabata has confirmed that the first of the new content drops will be Episode: Ardyn , and, in line with previous hints and feedback from last year's fan survey , a future episode may feature the ... (more...)
Apple-Branded Premium Over-Ear Headphones Rumored To Debut In Q4 Apple-Branded Premium Over-Ear Headphones Rumored To Debut In Q4
- March 01, 2018

Despite the fact that Apple's wireless earbuds called Airpods were mostly ridiculed on the web when they were first presented, they've proven to be quite good. Apple is planning to launch a pair of high-end over-the-ear headphones, similar to the Bose QC 35 II and Sony MDR-1000X. The users will now be able to activate the little helper simply by saying the phrase "Hey Siri ". (more...)
Alcatel unveils a slew of new devices with 18:9 aspect ratios Alcatel unveils a slew of new devices with 18:9 aspect ratios
- February 26, 2018

As The Verge reports, all of the five smartphones, namely Alcatel 5 , Alcatel 3, Alcatel 3X, Alcatel 3V , and Alcatel 1X are priced under 230 euros (approximately Rs 18,300). The 3X (available April) has a 5.7-inch FHD+ display, along with a 3,000mAh battery and rear fingerprint sensor. The 3V offers a 6 inch IPS 1080p+ screen , dual camera (12+8MP) and a 5 MP front camera. (more...)
Smartphone sales grew previous year despite historic quarterly decline Smartphone sales grew previous year despite historic quarterly decline
- February 24, 2018

Gartner claims that this slump in sales comes due to fewer people switching their feature phones for smartphones "due to a lack of quality "ultra-low-cost" smartphones" and instead are buying nicer feature phones. The box counters at Gartner claim that the worldwide market experienced its first-ever quarterly sales dip since it started tracking smartphone sales more than a decade ago. (more...)