Samsung might suspend manufacturing at China plant

A slowdown in demand for Samsung's newest phones, the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus , hurt its second quarter earnings this year, with revenue in its mobile division declining 22 percent in the quarter to 22.67 trillion won ($20.2 billion). In compari... More..

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Poco F1 India Launch Confirmed For August 22: Expected Price and Specifications
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Poco F1 India Launch Confirmed For August 22: Expected Price and Specifications

But now, the company has announced that it will be launching the POCO F1 in India next week which is nothing but the Pocophone F1. The video also reveals the rear of the Pocophone F1 which appears to be mad...More..

Google will fix the Pixel XL fast charging bug after all
by | Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Google will fix the Pixel XL fast charging bug after all

Users have reported on Google's Issue Tracker and the XDA Forums (spotted by Android Police ) that after upgrading to Android Pie , their devices no longer display that indicator. After the Android Pie fi...More..

Motorola P30 leaked renders hint at an Apple iPhone X-inspired design
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Motorola P30 leaked renders hint at an Apple iPhone X-inspired design

Renders and promo images of the phones suggest they will bring an edge-to-edge notched display along with a dual rear camera setup. It is claimed that the 2.5D display will be 6.2-inches with a 19:9 aspect ra...More..

Nvidia officially announces Turing architecture, launches new RTX Quadro series
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Nvidia officially announces Turing architecture, launches new RTX Quadro series

With the Tensor cores and RT core, Nvidia says Turing makes real time ray tracing possible for the first time. Nvidia's Turing GPU combines the company's expertise in AI chip development, 3D rendering...More..

Google Caught Being Sneaky With Location Data Collection
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Google Caught Being Sneaky With Location Data Collection

You can do so from your Google Account control center . Instead, Google tells its users that this feature "saves your activity on Google sites and apps to give you faster searches, better recommendations, and ...More..

JioPhone 2 hits stores tomorrow: Price, features and everything else is here
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

JioPhone 2 hits stores tomorrow: Price, features and everything else is here

So if a user is interested in the JioPhone 2 , then the only way to get is by paying the full amount of Rs 2,999. With the JioPhone 2 , the company is aiming to achieve 100 million sales for the JioPhones in ...More..

Google Pixel 3 XL has a 6.7-inch screen & 3,430mAh battery
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Google Pixel 3 XL has a 6.7-inch screen & 3,430mAh battery

With just two months left for the official launch of new Google Pixel 3 , the smartphone is one of the most awaited smartphones in the market. The official announcement of the new Google Pixel 3 XL will ha...More..

Group FaceTime Won’t Be Available Until Future Version Of iOS 12.x
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Group FaceTime Won’t Be Available Until Future Version Of iOS 12.x

It's unclear why Apple made a decision to postpone the feature's launch but it's not uncommon for Apple to delay features like this. Group FaceTime won't release with the launch of iOS 12 and MacOS Mojave ...More..

by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Video apparently shows Mo Salah using a phone while driving

Liverpoool took the unprecedented step of reporting Mohamed Salah to the police after he was filmed apparently using a mobile phone while driving. Following his 44-goal haul during his debut season at Live...More..

OPPO\'s R17 mid-ranger officially unveiled with impressive specs
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

OPPO\'s R17 mid-ranger officially unveiled with impressive specs

The smartphone will become available starting August 18 in China, and there is no word on the pricing, or release date in India. Coming to the specifications, the Oppo R17 features a 6.4-inch full HD+ dis...More..

Bethesda doesn’t want Elder Scrolls Legends on systems without cross-play
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Bethesda doesn’t want Elder Scrolls Legends on systems without cross-play

PS4 owners also couldn't play with people who owned those consoles, either, which effectively separated them from other console players. As we've discussed previously on Ars , Sony's walled-garden approach a...More..

Bethesda Won’t Necessarily Skip Steam for Its Games After Fallout 76
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Bethesda Won’t Necessarily Skip Steam for Its Games After Fallout 76

The shocking news left everyone wondering if this signals a split between Bethesda and Steam , similar to what we had seen in the past with EA, and more recently with Call of Duty and Activision . "[ Doom Ete...More..

Samsung launches new mesh Wi-Fi routers
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Samsung launches new mesh Wi-Fi routers

Reliable and secure Wi-Fi is a fundamental need for consumers today, and internet use is no longer limited to the home office or location where the router is based. SmartThings Wifi delivers a simple, convenien...More..

Australia first in world to test ad-skipping for free Spotify users
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Australia first in world to test ad-skipping for free Spotify users

One of the main differentiations between paid subscribers and free users of Spotify has been the ad-free experience that paying customers get to enjoy. There's no word yet on if or when the feature will expan...More..

Lenovo powers up a thin-and-light ThinkPad P1 for pros
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Lenovo powers up a thin-and-light ThinkPad P1 for pros

Of these two workstations , the thinnest of them is the P1 and this workstation class machine is only 0.7-inches thick. Lenovo has an established mobile workstation line - its ThinkPad P series - but it's ...More..

Google's rumored
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Google's rumored "Campfire" alt-OS mode could bring Windows 10 to Chromebooks

Today, a report has revealed that Google wants to bring Microsoft's Windows 10 support to Chromebooks. An alt-OS mode for Chromebook is not necessarily really new, as Google was already apparently using Mi...More..

Doom Eternal: Gameplay Trailer, New Multiplayer, and Switch Release
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Doom Eternal: Gameplay Trailer, New Multiplayer, and Switch Release

Doom 2016's multiplayer component was one of its less liked aspects. "I think players are gonna really enjoy it". As for a release date, the game is "really coming along" so with any luck it'll be out at som...More..

Google Stores Your Location Data Even If Location History is Turned Off
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Google Stores Your Location Data Even If Location History is Turned Off

To illustrate the location data still collected when a user's Location History is paused but the "Web & App Activity" setting is still on, AP displayed a map of locations visited by a Princeton postdoctoral...More..

Why are you not buying the Samsung Galaxy Note 9?
by | Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Why are you not buying the Samsung Galaxy Note 9?

We had heard rumors that Sammy was going to release the Note 9 for the same price as it did the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 , but instead, it increased the price by about $70, bringing the base 128GB model to $999...More..