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Hi-Tech Samsung opens world’s largest mobile phone factory in Noida, doubles capacity
Author: 0 Samsung opens world’s largest mobile phone factory in Noida, doubles capacity

The present mobile phone manufacturing unit was added in 2005. Modi categorically said that the new plant will help firming up India's position in global market. As Samsung is grappling against Apple and Chinese rivals such as Xiaomi , Oppo, Vivo and Lenovo, for a share of the world's second largest smartphone market and being one of the oldest manufacturers in India and making in the country may work to its advantage, say experts.

Hi-Tech Google says no, Duplex AI won't take over human call centers
Author: 0 Google says no, Duplex AI won't take over human call centers

Many of Google's technological advancements have both consumer and enterprise applications. "Some big companies are in the very early stages of testing Google's technology for use in other applications, such as call centers, where it might be able to replace some of the work now done by humans".

Hi-Tech Xbox One July Update Out Now, Adds FastStart And Groups
Author: 0 Xbox One July Update Out Now, Adds FastStart And Groups

We knew that Happy Wars (Xbox 360 ) would be removed from the store on June 14th, but accompanying it is another Xbox Live Arcade game, an Xbox 360 Game on Demand, and an Xbox One title. Meanwhile, if you're looking for something, you can now just press the Y button anywhere in the dashboard to bring up the search dialog. "First, we've enabled full mouse and keyboard support for PC users, along with Share Controller Key Bindings ", Hyrb explained.

Hi-Tech EU Parliament rejects copyright law in win for USA tech giants
Author: 0 EU Parliament rejects copyright law in win for USA tech giants

The proposed laws come amid a sustained effort by the European Union (EU) to regulate expression online and were met with a 'Save Your Internet' campaign which united activists across the political divide. If passed, Article 13 will force all websites to check any and all posts for copyright violations. We appreciate their support and hope that as we move forward to the plenary debate in September, more MEPs will recognise the unique opportunity to secure the EU's creative ...

Hi-Tech We Happy Few’s Australian Rating Ban Has Been Overturned
Author: 0 We Happy Few’s Australian Rating Ban Has Been Overturned

Indeed, the game was originally banned down under thanks to its depiction of violence . So yeah, turns out the initial ban was all about the title's use of Joy - a government prescribed drug used to control the in-game population. We are extremely pleased with the decision of the board and excited that our Australian fans and new players will be able to experience We Happy Few without modification.

Hi-Tech Couple meets in plane, shares love story on Twitter
Author: 0 Couple meets in plane, shares love story on Twitter

Former professional soccer player Euan Holden confirmed he was involved in the in-flight interaction, telling Blair that the unidentified woman felt "positively" despite all of the attention. "We couldn't have picked a better romantic duo", Blair told " Good Morning America . Both of them appeared to be single, according to Blair, who wrote that there were "no wedding rings in sight".

Hi-Tech Samsung Might Launch Foldable Galaxy X In January, Galaxy S10 In February
Author: 0 Samsung Might Launch Foldable Galaxy X In January, Galaxy S10 In February

If this is true, then it means that Samsung's foldable smartphone will be available to purchase sometime in February. Additionally, Ice Universe said the Galaxy S10 would be unveiled at MWC 2019. We already know that Samsung plans on unveiling the Galaxy Note 9 on August 9 . These new batteries will come in large capacities, most likely between 3,000 and 6,000 mAh, and will have a curved flexible design in order to go along with the foldable display of the Galaxy X.

Hi-Tech 2018 iPhone Range To Come In Red, Orange, Blue And More Colors
Author: 0 2018 iPhone Range To Come In Red, Orange, Blue And More Colors

In his latest report, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo claims that Apple will be launching its 2018 iPhones in a multitude of colors. The iPhones we see later this year may come in a variety of colors in one of the biggest departures from Apple's normal color range we've ever seen.

Hi-Tech Moves the Lakers Need to Make to Compete With the Warriors
Author: 0 Moves the Lakers Need to Make to Compete With the Warriors

That appears unlikely though. LaVar: LeBron got a four-year deal, right? Meanwhile, back in Cleveland, the city James departed for a second time is moving quickly to say goodbye to James after a departure, having suffered through similar pains when he left the Cavaliers in 2010 for the Miami Heat .

Hi-Tech Samsung phones are sending photos to random contacts without permission from owners
Author: 0 Samsung phones are sending photos to random contacts without permission from owners

A Reddit user reported their Samsung phone sent their entire photo gallery to their girlfriend. Samsung issued a statement , saying, "We are aware of the reports regarding this matter and our technical teams are looking into it". People say this has happened on Galaxy S-9, S-9 Plus, and Note 8 phones. News of the problem started showing up in Samsung's community support forums and spread quickly across the techsphere.

Hi-Tech Light's multi-lens camera tech is coming to a phone
Author: 0 Light's multi-lens camera tech is coming to a phone

The L16 is nothing to turn one's nose up at dismissively. Besides having an investor like Foxconn, Light also is familiar with Android since the open source OS drives the L16 camera . Still, the million dollar question is whether consumers will pay so much for a phone with as many as nine lenses when there are a number of phones that take great pictures now for much less than what a Light smartphone will probably cost.

Hi-Tech Shenmue I & II release date announced
Author: 0 Shenmue I & II release date announced

The games will be available digitally of course, but Sega indicated that it would also be releasing boxed versions as well. Thankfully, Shenmue 1 and 2 are being packaged together and re-released for PS4, Xbox One , and PC on August 21. This will be the first time both games will be available on modern platforms as the remastered bundle has been confirmed to arrive in 2018 for the PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One platforms.

Hi-Tech Samsung Ghana launches 4 new affordable smartphones with flagship features
Author: 0 Samsung Ghana launches 4 new affordable smartphones with flagship features

We've been waiting for its official launch since more features are being leaked left and right and we even got to compare the tablet with the old Galaxy Tab S3 already. The Galaxy Note 9 model in question was tested while running Android 8.1 Oreo, presumably Samsung's own implementation of Google's operating system that's said to be called Samsung Experience 9.5.

Hi-Tech App developers have been reading your Gmail, and it's alarmingly common
Author: 0 App developers have been reading your Gmail, and it's alarmingly common

Wired editor-in-chief and CBS News contributor Nicholas Thompson joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss whether this is similar to the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica data scandal and what Google needs to do to make privacy settings clearer. One is Return Path , an app that collects data for marketers from users' inboxes. Another firm - eDataSource Inc - said engineers had previously reviewed emails to improve its algorithms.

Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S9 sending users private pictures to people

A Reddit user reported their Samsung phone sent their entire photo gallery to their girlfriend. It also appears that the Messages app does not leave any evidence that the messages were sent, but users discovered them via their T-Mobile log.

Hi-Tech Facebook bug unblocked 'blocked'
Author: 0 Facebook bug unblocked 'blocked'

Facebook says the bug did not reinstate any friend connections that had been terminated and that 83 percent of the 800,000 users (664,000) affected by the bug only had one blocked person temporarily unblocked - which means 136,000 users may have had multiple blocked people become unblocked while the bug was in effect.

Hi-Tech Google rolls out Android P beta 3, final release expected in August
Author: 0 Google rolls out Android P beta 3, final release expected in August

Those Android device-makers participating in the Android P Beta program, meanwhile, will be updating with Beta 3 releases "over the coming weeks", Burke says . It looks like Google will only roll out this feature with the final build of Android. This feature will let users keep a tab of their smartphone usage.

Hi-Tech California to vote on sweeping Internet privacy bill
Author: 0 California to vote on sweeping Internet privacy bill

Right to Know . Consumers may request disclosure of the categories and specific pieces of PI collected about them, the sources from which the PI was collected, the goal for such collection, and the categories of third parties the PI is shared with or sold to.

Hi-Tech OnePlus 6 Red edition is coming 'across the globe' next week
Author: 0 OnePlus 6 Red edition is coming 'across the globe' next week

Now, the OnePlus 6 Red's release date is official: the new variant will be available globally from July 10 in the U.S. and July 16th in India . Deciding on this color was not without its challenges. We didn't want the shade of red to be overly bright, which can feel visually burdensome. It's also slated to become available "across the globe" next week, although we obviously don't know how long sales will run.

Hi-Tech Panos Panay fingers LG Display as screen supplier for the Surface Phone
Author: 0 Panos Panay fingers LG Display as screen supplier for the Surface Phone

By all indications, Andromeda will try to mitigate that design problem with a display that wraps around the gap of the hinge. " It's a new pocketable Surface device form factor that brings together innovative new hardware and software experiences to create a truly personal and versatile computing experience ", the document - which is merely quoted, rather than reprinted in its entirety - reads.

Hi-Tech Comcast Suffers Nationwide Cable TV And Broadband Outage
Author: 0 Comcast Suffers Nationwide Cable TV And Broadband Outage

Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O) said on Friday services interrupted by two separate incidents of fiber cuts at its network providers were being restored. The company is working to restore services. The cause of the outage remains unknown, but Comcast said it is working to resolve the issue. Others are telling Comcast to unplug for 30 seconds and then plug back in, a common solution for when internet service goes out at home.

Author: 0 Here's the OnePlus 6 in lovely new Red Color

Update: The red edition of the OnePlus 6 looks set for July 2. If you have not purchased a OnePlus 6 yet but have been waiting to see how the dust settles on the reviews for it now could be a good time to consider pulling the trigger on that purchase.

Hi-Tech Overwatch hero 28…is a hamster of death
Author: 0 Overwatch hero 28…is a hamster of death

There's still plenty about the hamster to be revealed, and it'll come when the game has its PTR on PC, more info should be disclosed about him, including his identity and move set. The new hamster hero is named Hammond who is part of the missing specimen is a scientific experiment from the Horizon Lunar Colony . Hammond is close friends with Winston since they both escaped Horizon Lunar Colony together.

Hi-Tech Google might launch gaming hardware to accompany 'Yeti' streaming service
Author: 0 Google might launch gaming hardware to accompany 'Yeti' streaming service

According to a breaking report by Kotaku that cites five individuals familiar with the matter, Google has been secretly building a platform that contains "1) Some sort of streaming platform, 2) some sort of hardware, and 3) an attempt to bring game developers under the Google umbrella, whether through aggressive recruiting or even major acquisitions".

Hi-Tech Moto Z3 Force may arrive on August 2
Author: 0 Moto Z3 Force may arrive on August 2

Finally, the Android One branding indicates that the Motorola One and Motorola One Power will run a stock version of Android and get OS updates for 2 years. On the software front, the Moto Z3 Play boots Android 8.0 Oreo and is fuelled by a non-removable Li-Ion 3,300mAh battery . Powering the smartphone is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC paired with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage space expandable up to 128GB.

Hi-Tech The GT-R50 is the ultimate GT-R from Nissan and Italidesign
Author: 0 The GT-R50 is the ultimate GT-R from Nissan and Italidesign

For the exterior Italdesign has come up with a unique golden two-tone effect, with highlighting around the front grille and bespoke panelling surrounding the rear windscreen. The paint finish on the Nissan GT-R50 prototype is "Liquid Kinetic Gray" and is complemented by "Energetic Sigma Gold" accents. Combined with more gold elements, it appears as a separate modular element of the rear structure.

Author: 0 OnePlus working on 5G phone, may tie up carriers in the US

Widely expected to be called the OnePlus 7 , we can expect the handset to support 5G. Are you excited at the possibility of a 5G-capable OnePlus phone coming to a USA carrier? Chinese smartphone maker OnePlus is gearing up to release one of the first 5G-enabled mobile devices next year, and the device will reportedly be launched via a carrier in the U.S .

Hi-Tech JioPhone users may soon get these popular Google features
Author: 0 JioPhone users may soon get these popular Google features

Remember that Google bought Android in 2005. Launched as a forked version of Firefox OS previous year, "KaiOS" is a web-based operating system that enables a new category of smart feature phones . Google senses an opportunity to hold on to such users even if they are in the feature phone category. With limited memory and processing power, the smartphones are built in a way so that it can utilize all its capabilities to offer maximum performance .

Hi-Tech China Mobile, Huawei demo VR broadcasting based on 5G network slicing
Author: 0 China Mobile, Huawei demo VR broadcasting based on 5G network slicing

CHINA Mobile, Tencent and Huawei have jointly announced the completion of the verification of 5G network slices during the Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018. These rollouts seem rather aggressive, especially since carriers are still in the early days of 5G testing. It remains to be seen which manufacturer will end up releasing the first ever 5G-capable smartphone.

Hi-Tech WhatsApp’s new feature gives more control to group admins: How it works
Author: 0 WhatsApp’s new feature gives more control to group admins: How it works

The approach could greatly alter what it's like to be a part of a WhatsApp group, changing them from a place for conversation to a place for receiving announcements from, say, a school group, political organization, or professional group. When the "Only Admins" option is selected by an administrator and only administrators can send messages, WhatsApp will hide the chat text input bar, alerting the user that messages cannot be sent.

Hi-Tech Full Monty Exposes Google Pixel 3 & XL
Author: 0 Full Monty Exposes Google Pixel 3 & XL

It's believed that the display on the Pixel 3 XL will be 6.2-inches in size. Rumours suggest the phone's display will be 6.2 inches, but Google won't be competing against its rivals on the screen-to-body ratio front. The back of the Google Pixel 3 XL greatly resembles the smaller variant, with the same glass/metal design. The biggest disappointment could be the absence of rear dual-camera in Google Pixel 3 or Google Pixel 3 XL .

Author: 0 Facebook grounds internet-beaming Aquila solar plane

Sixteen people have lost their jobs as a result of the closure. In a statement released last night, Facebook's director of engineering Yael Maguire said the company would be ceasing any efforts to build those planes itself, despite acquiring Somerset-based UAV manufacturer Ascenta to do just that three years ago.

Hi-Tech Fortnite is replacing its Final Fight game mode with a reliable favorite
Author: 0 Fortnite is replacing its Final Fight game mode with a reliable favorite

It's clear that Epic Games is keen to make the mode available as it has been a highly-anticipated feature ever since it was first revealed last month. So how long will the new game mode be down and when can we expect it to be working again? "We know you're eager to get out there but due to this, we'll be unable to release this game mode tonight".

Hi-Tech Nationwide Comcast service outage: It's not just you
Author: 0 Nationwide Comcast service outage: It's not just you

We're sure someone will get back to us sometime between 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., and we'll update this story when we hear back. In a provided statement (via CNBC ), Comcast said that "one of Comcast's large backbone network partners had a fiber cut that we believe is also impacting other providers".

Hi-Tech Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Unveiling Set for August 9
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Unveiling Set for August 9

Based on past launches , the Galaxy Note 9 is likely to closely resemble the Galaxy S9 in terms of looks and features, though it will have something that the other flagship does not, namely the stylus . There have been many reports about Samsung revamping the Galaxy Note 9's camera without any details about how it's actually going to do that. It will be powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 SoC (China and USA market) or in-house Exynos 9810 processor for other global markets.