• Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL official renders are here
Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL official renders are here

Rozetked Update, April 18, 2019 (02:06 PM): We appear to have our first look at official renders of the Google Pixel 3a and 3a XL, via Android Headlines . This is the same day when the Google I/O annual developer conference kicks-off. These include the returning 3.5mm headphone jack, thick bezels with no notch and a familiar girth notable to mid...

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  • Google To Give Android Users Choice Of Browser, Search Engine
Google To Give Android Users Choice Of Browser, Search Engine

We're looking at two screens, one for search and one for browsers, as follows below. Google received a fine of Euro 4.3 billion in July of past year, with the European Commission saying the company abused its dominant position in the Android apps market.

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  • FCC chairman opposes China Mobile bid to provide US services
FCC chairman opposes China Mobile bid to provide US services

Agency officials explained that they are taking action based on a recommendation from the Trump administration that China Mobile poses "substantial national security and law enforcement risks". The FCC is planning to vote on a proposal that would prevent China Mobile from building telecom facilities in the US. The move to ban China Mobile in the Un...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Fold review unit screens are breaking
Samsung Galaxy Fold review unit screens are breaking

He thought it was a screen protector and started peeling the rest of it off only to realize that it was actually an integral part of the display. The adhesive layer referred to by Gurman and Brownlee is meant to protect the OLED screen of the Fold, and Samsung told some reviewers not to remove it (not everyone got the message, though).

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  • OnePlus 7 reportedly due to be unveiled May 14
OnePlus 7 reportedly due to be unveiled May 14

The OnePlus 7 Pro should be announced alongside the regular OnePlus 7 at an event on May 14th. Several alleged leaks have indicated that the OnePlus 7 might include a pop-up selfie camera , triple rear cameras, and a single LED flash on the back.

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  • PSN name change: how to change your PlayStation 4 ID
PSN name change: how to change your PlayStation 4 ID

Fans have been clamouring for the chance to get a fresh online ID for years now, particularly if you're still using a name that you got bored of years ago. Fortnite players on PlayStation can now change their PSN IDs! Loss of user-generated content or parts of the game may not function properly, both online and offline.

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  • Trump club security breach accused had multiple devices
Trump club security breach accused had multiple devices

Ivanovich said. She claims she had flown to the U.S. from Shanghai two days earlier to promote Chinese-American business relations - but federal authorities aren't buying it. Agents found no swimsuit in her possession. Zhang was asked if a Mar-a-Lago member with the same last name was her father, but Zhang allegedly didn't give a clear answer.

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  • V8.30 Fortnite update brings Reboot Vans and Cards
V8.30 Fortnite update brings Reboot Vans and Cards

Once this is loaded into the Reboot Van, a big beacon will alert other players to what's going on, so there's still a risk with this. Players who respawn from the reboot van wont have any items either, so the squad will have to share items or go back to looting to make sure their teammate stays alive the second time around.

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  • Huawei launches P30 and P30 Pro smartphones in Paris
Huawei launches P30 and P30 Pro smartphones in Paris

Although the rear camera configurations of the Huawei P30 Pro and P30 Pro are different, both flagship devices share identical front-facing camera. A prism element in the telephoto camera bends light at a 90-degree angle to maximize focal length while minimizing camera height, without disrupting device design.

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  • Tyson rips Nintendo for excluding him from Punch-Out!! re-release
Tyson rips Nintendo for excluding him from Punch-Out!! re-release

Take them on one by one, starting with skinny Glass Joe. Nintendo Switch fans were excited last September when the Switch Online service launched . New subscribers can sign up with a seven-day free trial. Ultimate gets another new update on Switch. "Dream." Save for some new animation, Mr. Dream was exactly the same as Tyson.

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  • Apple Beats unveils Powerbeats Pro wireless earphones with H1 chip, ‘Hey Siri’
Apple Beats unveils Powerbeats Pro wireless earphones with H1 chip, ‘Hey Siri’

They turn on when you pull them out of the slightly bulky charging case and connect to your phone or watch or whatever as soon as you put them in your ears. AirPods have a more discrete and convenient design while the Powerbeats Pro offers a more secure and comfortable fit. A great solution for comfort, fit and stability was paramount to Pow...

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  • WhatsApp won't throw you into unwanted group chats anymore
WhatsApp won't throw you into unwanted group chats anymore

In an effort to reduce spam and spread of misinformation, WhatsApp today announced a new privacy control feature that will allow you to control who can add you to group chats. WhatsApp gives users three days to accept the request, after which it will expire. However, WhatsApp has so far resisted the Indian government's demand for identifying ...

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  • Twitter includes A 'Lights Out' Dark Mode Option For iPhones
Twitter includes A 'Lights Out' Dark Mode Option For iPhones

While this is rolling out to iOS today, Twitter told Engadget that it'll be making its way to Android and the web " soon ". The text dominant platform is fixing the previously offered Night Mode which had dark blue shade. Not only that, the dark mode should also be kind on your eyes as well as the battery of the iPhones. The next ...

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  • Grab A Free 12-Month Nintendo Switch Online Subscription With Twitch Prime
Grab A Free 12-Month Nintendo Switch Online Subscription With Twitch Prime

The offer is worth $20 and is available for download from Amazon through Twitch Prime . Existing Switch Online subscribers needn't worry about having jumped the gun, as the memberships will stack on top of their remaining time left.

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  • Galaxy Fold put to the extreme folding test by Samsung
Galaxy Fold put to the extreme folding test by Samsung

This leaves you with a almost edgeless phone display that's a bit wider. Samsung, at MWC 2019, unveiled its Galaxy Fold smartphone. In the previous video, Xiaomi's president Lin Bin showed the foldable phone running on MIUI. Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Fold include a 7.3-inch Dynamic AMOLED display, 7nm octa-core processor, 128GB...

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  • Borderlands 3 Announcement Trailer Released | PAX East
Borderlands 3 Announcement Trailer Released | PAX East

I first played Borderlands 2 way back in 2013 and became quickly addicted. That said, in spite of some new changes to environments and vehicles, the game still looks like the same old Borderlands in terms of gameplay. After years of waiting, and an increasing number of teases leading up to Gearbox Software's PAX East 2019 keynote, a new Bo...

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  • Nintendo could launch two new Switch models this summer, report says
Nintendo could launch two new Switch models this summer, report says

Such offerings aren't without precedent for Nintendo; the 2DS is an intentional "downgrade" of the 3DS, delivering a cheaper and more friendly option aimed at the younger segment of Nintendo's audience. It's unclear whether this will cost more than the current-generation Switch , which is priced at £279.99 ($299.99) or whether it will simply r...

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  • Here's why Fortnite should not fear Apex Legends' success
Here's why Fortnite should not fear Apex Legends' success

In a recent interview, Tim Sweeney, the chief of Epic Games, has stated that he is quite proud of the numbers achieved by the famous Battle Royale game. He can be unlocked via 12,000 Legends Tokens or 750 Apex Coins in the game. Fortnite gave us a bunch of free loot - including the opportunity to earn a free Battle Pass - right after Apex Lege...

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  • Amazon reportedly testing new video ad service on its mobile app
Amazon reportedly testing new video ad service on its mobile app

Bloomberg said the idea is to generate more revenue for Amazon's advertising division, which is now focused on selling ad space that features brand logos and product photos. It turns out people searching on apps have a higher propensity to buy than those scrolling through Facebook or watching videos on YouTube , according to the report.

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  • 'Call of Duty: Mobile' (ALL) Announced - Screens & Trailer
'Call of Duty: Mobile' (ALL) Announced - Screens & Trailer

Tencent have previously worked on the mobile version of Player Unknown's Battlegrounds (the game that arguably started the Battle Royale phenomenon), so they have experience in delivering such modes to mobile players. The new title of the popular franchise is being developed in partnership with the Chinese company Tencent , responsible for laun...

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  • Oculus Rift S revealed with inside-out tracking
Oculus Rift S revealed with inside-out tracking

From the description in the review it seems they have done so very successfully, with location tracking improving as opposed to degrading due to that change. The Rift S also has a higher resolution display crammed inside it, too: 1280×1440 per eye for a total of 2560×1440. As mentioned earlier, the Rift S makes use of Oculus Insight trackin...

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  • Apple launches second generation AirPods with wireless charging
Apple launches second generation AirPods with wireless charging

AirPods have constantly been rated as the world's most popular wireless earbuds . They connect easily with all of your devices, and provide crystal clear sound and intuitive, innovative control of your music and audio. Users previously needed to tap on the headphones to activate the voice assistant. That's it. The LED indicator on the front of the...

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  • Samsung Galaxy A40 arrives with 25 MP selfie cam
Samsung Galaxy A40 arrives with 25 MP selfie cam

Although not confirmed, various rumors suggest that the smartphone manufacturer might launch a slew of smartphones including Galaxy A50 , Galaxy A40, Galaxy A90 , and Galaxy A20e at the event. The device comes dual SIM functionality and dual rear camera setup. Samsung launched the Galaxy A20 in Russian Federation yesterday, and has also unv...

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  • Exynos 7884-powered Samsung Galaxy A20 launches in Russian Federation
Exynos 7884-powered Samsung Galaxy A20 launches in Russian Federation

Samsung might showcase these Galaxy A series smartphones at their April 10 event. Samsung Galaxy A20 is priced at Ruble 13,990 (approximately Rs 15,000) and is now available via online and offline stores in Russian Federation. The latest Samsung offering runs on One UI based on Android 9.0 Pie. With Wireless PowerShare, all you need to do is...

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  • Activision and Tencent lift the lid on Call of Duty
Activision and Tencent lift the lid on Call of Duty

Call of Duty: Mobile is not Activision's first foray in the mobile market, as some may best remember Call of Duty: Black Ops Zombies has been available on the App Store and on Google Play . Stay tuned for the latest info on this new Call of Duty mobile game. Activision is one of those big publisher's coming in after Epic ( Fortnite Mobi...

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  • Apple brings back iPad Air, revamps iPad Mini
Apple brings back iPad Air, revamps iPad Mini

The retailer is now offering $400 off the 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro from mid-2017. The iPad Air is a brand new device that serves as a sort of mid-tier iPad , landing in both power and price point in-between the entry-level iPad and the high-end iPad Pro models .

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  • Facebook and YouTube Remove Footage of New Zealand Mosque Terror Attacks
Facebook and YouTube Remove Footage of New Zealand Mosque Terror Attacks

On Friday, a brutal massacre in a New Zealand mosque left dozens of people dead. Facebook said it "quickly" removed the video, plus the gunman's account and Instagram , and in the first 24 hours scrubbed 1.5 million videos worldwide "of which 1.2 million were blocked at upload".

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  • Valve Announces Steam Link Anywhere Allowing Users To Stream Games From Library
Valve Announces Steam Link Anywhere Allowing Users To Stream Games From Library

Now, Steam Link Anywhere allows you to stream games, you guessed it, anywhere. Steam Link Anywhere is part of the Steam Link beta build 688, and support for it is still in early beta . Besides, the system with which the PC is associated must offer a decent transfer speed, while the gadget on which the diversion is being gushed throug...

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  • Ontario to ban cellphones from classrooms
Ontario to ban cellphones from classrooms

During this consultation we heard that 97 per cent of respondents support some form of a ban on cellphones. Reports say a directive will be given to all public schools in Ontario prohibiting the use of cellphones in class starting next school year.

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  • Will the next version of Android get location privacy right?
Will the next version of Android get location privacy right?

Well, the Android Q beta arrived as a first build and we took it for a quick spin. Another new feature Google is including with Q is the ability to change your accent colours. So for example, you can only add app shortcuts to the desktop and nothing else. Google says this approach "can be useful when you need more control over testing, such as ...

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  • Google reportedly canceled future tablet and laptop projects
Google reportedly canceled future tablet and laptop projects

Since Google started its big hardware push in 2016, we've seen two laptop/tablets emerge from these efforts - the Pixelbook and Pixel Slate . However, with Google allegedly abstaining from outright laying off employees or eliminating their positions, Google seems to be erring on the side of caution while still giving itself the chance to re-up...

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  • Google’s first public Android Q beta is now available for Pixel phones
Google’s first public Android Q beta is now available for Pixel phones

With Android Q, the Mountain View-based tech giant has made even more enhancements to protect users, and numerous upgrades are to Google's Project Strobe. Even if you had previously registered for the Android P beta, you have to register once again for the Android Q beta . As for Android Q's official name, we still have no clue.

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  • IFixit Teardown confirms Samsung Galaxy S10 fix to be expensive
IFixit Teardown confirms Samsung Galaxy S10 fix to be expensive

According to the report , the vertically folding phone should come in late 2019 or early 2020. Samsung is apparently planning to launch its new Galaxy Fold variants late this year or sometime early next year, the report claims. While most Twitter users didn't get the joke at go, those who did, went all out in lauding the company's creativity a...

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  • Facebook's site 'down for maintenance' in widespread outage
Facebook's site 'down for maintenance' in widespread outage

It was unclear when the issue might be resolved. 5NEWS is trying to update our Facebook users with breaking news and today's top stories, but sadly our page is now down. The outage includes Oculus, Facebook's virtual reality company and Workplace, its corporate comunications software. It's not just Facebook and Instagram that are down ...

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  • Microsoft starts testing Android screen mirroring on Windows 10
Microsoft starts testing Android screen mirroring on Windows 10

Now Windows will go a step further to help users out of an update pickle. The connection between the PC and phone is over Bluetooth with Low Energy Peripheral mode, which is now a requirement. Finally, you'll need a compatible Android device to start testing the feature, and the list only includes select Samsung flagship phones: Galaxy S8 , S8 Plu...

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  • The Android Q Beta is likely launching in just a few hours
The Android Q Beta is likely launching in just a few hours

A Geekbench listing just surfaced telling a story of a Google Pixel 2 handset running Android Q . This is a strong indication that the Developer Preview of Android Q is just around the corner. Google has not officially given the list of OEM's that will be part of the Android Q Beta this year, but it confirmed that a larger number companies wil...

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  • PlayStation 4 6.50 update enables remote play on iOS devices
PlayStation 4 6.50 update enables remote play on iOS devices

Before setting the app up, make sure that your PS4 is running the latest v6.50 update. A little while back, you may remember hearing that beta invites were being sent out for PlayStation 4 firmware update 6.50. Sign in to PlayStation account - to access your games you will need to sign into your PlayStation Network account inside the app. Bu...

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  • Nintendo Switch Gets VR Support With New Labo Kit
Nintendo Switch Gets VR Support With New Labo Kit

Experience a new dimension of Nintendo Labo with the launch of the Nintendo Labo: VR Kit on April 12, which combines the innovative physical and digital gameplay of Nintendo Labo with basic VR technology* to create a simple and shareable virtual reality experience for kids and families.

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  • Chrome security lead urges you to patch it to avoid new exploit
Chrome security lead urges you to patch it to avoid new exploit

Updated versions of Chrome have also been released for Android and Chrome OS. "Justin Schuh, Chrome's security engineer chief warned users to update Chrome "like right this minute" on Twitter, declaring it a " #PSA [Public Service Announcement ]".

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  • 'Apex Legends' Leak Gives Best Look Yet At New Character Octane
'Apex Legends' Leak Gives Best Look Yet At New Character Octane

The Apex Legends Battle Pass is being released later this month and will be a major part of Season 1. Are you excited for more Apex Legends content, or are you over the battle royale formula already? There appears to be images of the Respawn Vans to go with the leak, as shown with the alleged files below.

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