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Hi-Tech You Can No Longer Book Uber Rides Within Google Maps
Author: 0 You Can No Longer Book Uber Rides Within Google Maps

One way to do that is with ride-hailing services like Uber or Lyft. Google added the ride sharing integration to Google Maps back in 2014 , offering Uber as an alternative to the regular driving, pedestrian, and public transit options. Later, Uber and Google Maps added support to fully request a ride, without needing to switch to the Uber app. It's possible that Google or Uber could make an official announcement explaining the feature removal, but for now, you'll have to use the Uber ...

Hi-Tech Google to begin rolling out Android Messages for the web from today
Author: 0 Google to begin rolling out Android Messages for the web from today

Once the app is updated, users will be able to find a " Messages for web " section in the Android Messages options menu - tapping it will begin the QR code scanning process. At launch, it will support Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. Just tap on the + button in the Messages app and search for the GIF you want. If you work on a desktop or laptop computer a lot, you can soon send and receive messages without looking at your phone.

Hi-Tech YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Will Launch in Canada Soon [u]
Author: 0 YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Will Launch in Canada Soon [u]

YouTubes official entry into the premium music streaming business has been a long time coming: More than 1 billion users a month already use YouTube to "discover new music". In a nutshell, the former is a rebranded Google Play Music with videos thrown in while YouTube Premium is YouTube Red with a new name. It will also allow the users to download music for offline listening, and play music in the background on smartphones when multitasking.

Hi-Tech IOS 12 Will Add New Emergency Calling Feature
Author: 0 IOS 12 Will Add New Emergency Calling Feature

Given that 80 percent of 911 calls are now being placed on mobile devices, providing responders with as much information possible about a person's location is critical. RapidSOS works with trusted PSAP and first responder software vendors to deliver precise location and rich data to call-takers, dispatchers and first responders via existing call-taking, dispatch, and mapping software.

Hi-Tech Melania Trump ‘hates to see’ children separated from their families at borders
Author: 0 Melania Trump ‘hates to see’ children separated from their families at borders

The Trump administration is facing mounting criticism over its decision to systematically bring criminal charges against undocumented immigrants detained at the border, which forces them into federal prisons where children can not stay. Once children are separated, they are treated as unaccompanied minors under the care of the Department of Health and Human Services, which houses them in government facilities, puts them in temporary foster care, or releases them to adult sponsors in the ...

Hi-Tech Gmail gets high priority notifications on iOS
Author: 0 Gmail gets high priority notifications on iOS

Google wants to use AI to help determine which emails you receive as notifications . Receive notifications on your iOS device for high-priority emails only. "We hope this feature makes your Gmail notifications relevant-not just noise", Google wrote. It is a cool update that some iOS users have started seeing on their app.

Hi-Tech Instagram will no longer notify users if someone screenshots their Story
Author: 0 Instagram will no longer notify users if someone screenshots their Story

Only a small number of users knew when someone took screenshots of their stories. Instagram has confirmed that it will no longer notify people when you take a screenshot of their Story . As per a report by BuzzFeed News , Instagram has released a statement confirming the end of this test. Due to the absence of this feature, the platform clearly stands vulnerable without any visible protection to stories from the troublemakers.

Hi-Tech Check out ten minutes of Capcom's Resident Evil 2 right here
Author: 0 Check out ten minutes of Capcom's Resident Evil 2 right here

If you loved the iconic game back then, be sure to give this updated version a go next year. In is an over-the-shoulder playstyle that resembles the one seen in Resident Evil 4 . This led to the usual Resident Evil rhythm of looking for keys, clues and special items while carefully exploring spooky hallways riddled with flesh-eating undead.

Hi-Tech Apple to close iPhone security loophole
Author: 0 Apple to close iPhone security loophole

While the reversible, fairly resilient USB-C connector is the most appealing USB design to date - and already used for charging current MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops - it's slightly larger than the Lightning ports on current iPads and iPhones .

Hi-Tech Apple Says Problems With Maps App Resolved After Four Hours
Author: 0 Apple Says Problems With Maps App Resolved After Four Hours

Friday the app would pick up our location but was unable to process any route, saying "directions not available" on multiple attempts. If you're trying to get from point "A" to point "B" today and need directions, Apple Maps is not the way to go at this moment because the app is down.

Hi-Tech Aston Martin reveals latest limited edition
Author: 0 Aston Martin reveals latest limited edition

Being a four-seat vehicle, it's being described as the ideal auto for transporting a team of racing drivers to a circuit, and even taking on a few laps at the track. Customers can choose from three different design schemes - Standard, Silhouette and Signature. It recently showed off its new centre at the Nürburgring racing circuit in Germany - where most of the development of this auto took place - as well as its first road vehicle, the DB11 AMR .

Hi-Tech Galaxy Note 9 to have
Author: 0 Galaxy Note 9 to have "bigger" everything

But, Samsung in a bid to give the Galaxy Note phones head-start over the Apple iPhones, rescheduled the launch dates. The Galaxy Note 9 will, according to the most recent rumors, will see the light of day in NY on August 9 during an Unpacked event.

Hi-Tech Microsoft will perform a major redesign for their 2019 Surface Pro
Author: 0 Microsoft will perform a major redesign for their 2019 Surface Pro

There's no question that Microsoft's hardware division has been making some great Windows 10 devices, even though the Surface brand had quite a rough start. The first of these new Surface hardware products is codenamed Libra, and will be a low-priced tablet that will slot in below the Surface Pro. Created to compete with the new cheap iPad and Chromebooks, the Libra Surface will reportedly cost around $400 and come with a 10-inch display and USB-C connectivity.

Hi-Tech New Volvo S60 to get ‘Polestar Engineered’ T8 PHEV performance option
Author: 0 New Volvo S60 to get ‘Polestar Engineered’ T8 PHEV performance option

A week before the reveal of the new S60, Volvo has confirmed that the model will be available with the performance-angled Polestar Engineered pack. But Polestar Engineered will lend its imprimatur to various PHEV models, including the new V60 wagon and XC60 sport/utility models. Official figures are yet to be released, but Volvo claims that its engine-management changes have improved fuel efficiency as well as performance.

Hi-Tech This company just sold one million phones in 22 days
Author: 0 This company just sold one million phones in 22 days

OnePlus announced the seven opportunities in its forums yesterday as it crowned the OnePlus 6 its best-selling smartphone ever . The smartphone is now the fastest selling smartphone for the company. The device comes with 6.28-inch Full HD+ Optic (1080x2280p) AMOLED display with 19:9 aspect ratio. The base variant comes with 6GB RAM and 64GB of storage at a price of Rs 34,999.

Hi-Tech How To Watch FIFA World Cup 2018 Online
Author: 0 How To Watch FIFA World Cup 2018 Online

In addition, the Foxsports.com.au football team will bring readers news stories, video highlights, analysis and colour throughout the duration of the world's most watched tournament. Fifa World Cup 2018 has kicked off yesterday in Russian Federation. It can be installed from Google Play Store or Apple App Store. Peter E. Blacker, the executive vice president of digital and emerging business for NBCUniversal's Telemundo arm, said in a statement: "Given that soccer enjoys the most ...

Hi-Tech Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 heading to PS Plus tonight
Author: 0 Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 heading to PS Plus tonight

What this means is Activision will release content faster to "keep things fresh" and launch new maps and content faster than before. 2,400 Call of Duty Points . The Campaign has been designed as a co-op game that can be played with up to 4 players online or as a solo cinematic thrill-ride. The Black Ops Pass is included in all three of these editions.

Author: 0 Sony Shares Slide Following Community Backlash Over Fortnite Cross-Platform Issues

And less than 24 hours after it was released for the Nintendo Switch , another 2 million people downloaded it . The lack of cross-play means any purchases they've made on PS4 won't carry over to the Switch. Not only did Sony did not acknowledge the hottest console out there, which happens to be the Switch right now, but it also did not provide any insight into what would make cross-play impossible between the PS4 and the Switch.

Hi-Tech Death Stranding Gets New Gameplay And Cinematics Trailer
Author: 0 Death Stranding Gets New Gameplay And Cinematics Trailer

As previously seen, the game is already packed with popular stars such as Norman Reedus , Mads Mikkelsen, Guillermo Del Toro himself. We're also introduced to a new character played by Lea Sydoux, who has a truly incredible jacket. looks like Lindsay Wagner . Interestingly, characters other than Reedus are shown carrying out similar explorations, and numerous slides throughout the trailer highlighted cooperation or interaction.

Hi-Tech Nintendo announces Daemon X Machina at its E3 presentation
Author: 0 Nintendo announces Daemon X Machina at its E3 presentation

However, we now know that Arsenals will be able to battle freely in the air or on the ground. Nintendo should make more details available over the coming months. Nintendo describes the title as, "A brand-new, fast-paced mech action game from Kenichiro Tsukuda". Additionally, the character designs were created by Yusuke Koozaki, who's credited with work on the Fire Emblem Awakening and Fire Emblem Fates games.

Hi-Tech We Finally Know What IHOP Is Changing Its Name To
Author: 0 We Finally Know What IHOP Is Changing Its Name To

Currently, Rebelez says, breakfast food makes up about 65% to 70% of orders at the chain. It was, by far, the best burger that I have had in quite some time. "But IHOP locations are open for many day parts". This is a promotion, not a rebrand. But we said, there will come times when we want to promote something other than pancakes.

Hi-Tech Netflix May Soon Offer Video Game Streaming
Author: 0 Netflix May Soon Offer Video Game Streaming

First of all, Telltale is working on a Stranger Things video game , according to a report from TechRadar . When TechRadar asked how the Netflix service will function, their sources pointed to the Amazon Fire TV platform , which stands as an ecosystem that allows users to play various game series, including The Wolf Among Us , The Walking Dead , and Minecraft: Story Mode .

Hi-Tech Apple Tests Feature That Could Hamper Investigators' Access to iPhones
Author: 0 Apple Tests Feature That Could Hamper Investigators' Access to iPhones

The two have battled over Apple's encryption on its devices, which makes it hard for law enforcement agencies to break into and get data from phones they procure. The change may not sound like much, but it probably throws a serious roadblock in law enforcement attempts to break into iPhones. In 2016, the company refused a demand from the Federal Bureau of Investigation that it create software to circumvent encryption technology on an iPhone that had belonged to a suspect in a mass shooting ...

Hi-Tech E3 2018: Starlink: Battle for Atlas Release Date Revealed
Author: 0 E3 2018: Starlink: Battle for Atlas Release Date Revealed

Starlink: Battle for Atlas launches on October 16, 2018. The above trailer showcases the reveal of Star Fox coming to Starlink: Battle for Atlas, the trailer also revealed the release date for the title. The ships' wings, hulls, weapons, and even pilots can be mixed and matched on the fly for different play styles and changes instantly appear in the game.

Hi-Tech Vivo delivers a handset with nothing but screen on the front
Author: 0 Vivo delivers a handset with nothing but screen on the front

Two vertically-aligned cameras are included on the back of the device, while both " Vivo " and " Nex " brandings are placed back there as well. Talking about the rear cameras, the 12MP + 5MP dual camera setup comes with 1.4μm pixel size, f/1.8 aperture, 4-axis OIS, 6P lens, and Sapphire glass lens.

Hi-Tech God of War Is Getting A New Game Plus
Author: 0 God of War Is Getting A New Game Plus

He did not share more information on what the New Game Plus will offer players, but he assured that more news will come in the new couple of days. "It's with our greatest pleasure to create this in honour of you - our fans". There's no word on when this will be available, but it will be patched into the game at some point. However, it's likely going to work like other games.

Hi-Tech U.S. officially repeals net neutrality rules
Author: 0 U.S. officially repeals net neutrality rules

The Federal Communications Commission's repeal of net neutrality protections takes effect today. They're anxious the providers will charge consumers extra to reach particular sites and services in a speedy manner, either by directly billing them or by charging companies like Netflix , which could be expected to pass on the costs to their subscribers.

Author: 0 The Witcher and Cyberpunk 2077 Rumoured Easter Egg

CD Projekt RED has offered up a few small, salient details on Cyberpunk 2077 following that insane E3 trailer . Your character customization won't be for naught, though - in addition to seeing yourself during cutscenes, it sounds like the inventory system will also give you a full-body view of your version of V.