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IOS 11 control won't turn off WiFi or Bluetooth completely

IOS 11 control won't turn off WiFi or Bluetooth completely

Both Bluetooth and Wifi will also switch on at 5AM local time though we aren't sure why. However, it would seem that the Cupertino firm is doing the exact opposite with the new iOS 11. It offers fixes for the most common software problems. Still, this kind of UI change is an annoyance - Apple just made turning networks off to save battery life more hard, in the name of making an Apple Pencil easier to use. Read More

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Apple watchOS 4 rolled out: What's new and how to install it

Apple watchOS 4 rolled out: What's new and how to install it

Today we will go over what makes iOS 11 so special and why everey iPad owner should be happy to know that it's coming their way. The feature is already available in most of the Android devices but, yes it is new for Apple users. When you're in the vehicle, you can activate a Do Not Disturb while driving feature that will detect when your iPhone is a auto moving and automatically silences notifications. Read More

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IOS 11: Ready, set, download with our handy guide to Apple's latest

IOS 11: Ready, set, download with our handy guide to Apple's latest

These new features come pre-installed on the new iPhone 8 and iPhone X , but if you're not ready to spend over N359,000 on an iPhone , here's how you can make your old iPhone look and feel new by upgrading to iOS 11. Keep in mind to download on WiFi as data charges will be high, considering this could be a heavy update, close to 1GB depending on when you last updated the iOS device . Read More

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Could iPhone X be watershed moment for wireless charging of electric cars?

Could iPhone X be watershed moment for wireless charging of electric cars?

You may have even seen or used a few of them dotted around establishments like McDonald's, Starbucks, and in some hotels. In-car wireless charging mats or stands have been in cars since the 2013 Dodge Dart. All of which is very juicy information for those lucrative advertising profiles. To replace either a headphone or the case Apple will charge you £69 - or $69 - for each item you need replaced, and it's the exact same fee for any out-of-warranty repairs or replacements due to ... Read More

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Super Mario Odyssey will have a photo mode

Super Mario Odyssey will have a photo mode

Finally, a special edition Super Mario Odyssey Switch console bundle was also announced , including special Mario Red coloured Joy-cons, launching on the same day as the game in Europe. The Pokemon New 2DS XL releases November 3. -Mario Party 100 mini-game compilation is coming to 3DS November 10th. And of course, the games! Their design pushes to a completely new direction, and their competitors, in turn, would have a hard time following them there. Read More

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Apple Watch 3 With 4G LTE Support Goes Official

He also said that Apple Watch is ready to rival with Rolex, Fossil and Omega which are the No.1 manufacturers of watches in the world. One thing that may scare a lot of people is that a new Face ID replaces Touch ID for security. The Apple Watch 3 additionally comes in a GPS-only model for £329, but we'd recommend spending the extra for the myriad extra features . Customers will be able to order Apple Watch Series 3 beginning Friday, September 15, with it arriving in stores from ... Read More

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State Senate focusing on cyber security following Equifax breach

State Senate focusing on cyber security following Equifax breach

And it's just the latest hack. At the end of July, Equifax discovered signs of unauthorised access to data including names, addresses and social security numbers. Many experts also expect the Federal Trade Commission to launch its own investigation. "After entering all the info in the prompts, it comes back and tells you "We're unable to process your request". Read More

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Should You Get The IPhone 8 Or Wait For The iPhone X?

Should You Get The IPhone 8 Or Wait For The iPhone X?

But what about security? Only one in one million people will be able to spoof your device using Face ID, according to Apple , while for Touch ID , that number was one in 50,000. There's even an infrared camera so you can use it at night. Another iPhone feature includes wireless charging. Both also have wireless charging. The iPhone X comes in 64GB ($1579 AUD) and 256GB ($1829 AUD) versions, available in Silver and Space Grey. Read More

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Out Of Every 5 Harvey Victims Don't Have Flood Insurance

Out Of Every 5 Harvey Victims Don't Have Flood Insurance

Consumer advocates say the law could add more delays to the already-tedious claims process and may discourage lawyers from taking on legitimate cases, according to the Consumer Federation of America's Bob Hunter. Some emergency aid goes out in the form of low-interest loans made by the Small Business Administration (SBA) to businesses, non-profit organizations, homeowners and renters. Read More

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RIP Tango: Google announces ARCore, its answer to Apple's ARKit

RIP Tango: Google announces ARCore, its answer to Apple's ARKit

To help developers, Google is releasing prototype browsers for experimenting with AR . Tango requires special hardware, whereas ARcore works with the components found on most modern smartphones. Google had been investing in its Tango augmented reality platform, but that required special hardware and sensors on new smartphones. Unlike Google's Tango offering, however, ARKit is not capable of mapping a three-dimensional space like Tango, resulting in the platform's inability to take ... Read More

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Samsung heir convicted in bribery scandal

Samsung heir convicted in bribery scandal

Mr. Lee, who also goes by the name Jay Y. Lee in the West, had survived the prosecutor's first attempt to arrest him last month when a court in Seoul ruled that there was not enough evidence of bribery. "I think the court should have accepted prosecutors' request for 12 years in prison ", said Choi Sukun, a 37-year-old teacher in Seoul . Mr Lee also joins the list of Korean business leaders to be convicted of corrupt behaviour, one that already includes his father Lee Kun-hee. Read More

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Everything you want to know about Reliance Jio 4G Feature Phone

Everything you want to know about Reliance Jio 4G Feature Phone

Are you eager to purchase the JioPhone? As I confirmed in my previous article, JioPhone will be free. The company said this security amount is taken so as to avoid the misuse of a free product. JioPhone comes with a 2.4-inch QVGA display and an alphanumeric keyboard. This phone will respond to our voice commands, and it is the feature phone which is not present in the world till now. Read More

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[Report] Samsung to announce the Galaxy Note 8 in late August

[Report] Samsung to announce the Galaxy Note 8 in late August

More importantly from Samsung's point of view, a late August launch date implies that it would have an opportunity to bring in its latest flagship device in the market ahead of arch rival Apple's equally anticipated iPhone 8 . Created to give Apple's iPad Pro a good competition, this Galaxy Tab S3 by Samsung is designed with many similar features, like similar screen size, fingerprint sensor, 3.5mm jack and stereo speaker. Read More

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Can Microsoft's Xbox One X Take on Sony's PS4?

The Nintendo Switch is dramatically lacking content, although this is set to change over time, given it is a newly released console., and those games that have been released were generally disappointing. Who is going to buy the new Xbox One X? Phil Spencer , head of the Xbox division, spoke with Eurogamer about the dilemma recently, explaining why the company didn't lean on its usual blockbuster franchises, in this case Halo and Gears of War . Read More

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Leaked renders show the iPhone X running iOS 11

Leaked renders show the iPhone X running iOS 11

All iPads will now come with an enhanced dock, the bar at the bottom of the screen that shows users' most frequently used applications, similar to that of macOS. A number of small changes have been done throughout the interface on iOS 11 . So, if you have any Apple AirPlay speakers will they still work with this new version? iOS 11 comes with multiple options to save storage on your device. Read More

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Watch Sony's E3 press conference right here

Ahead of the E3 games show in Los Angeles, Microsoft ( MSFT ) unveiled its new Xbox console, a super-powered 4K graphical monster that puts Sony's ( SNE ) recently launched PlayStation 4 Pro to shame. Sony usually loves indie games, and the company tends to give them a good amount of attention during it's E3 presentations. It looked like every other garden variety Spidey game at first, but then we learned that Insomniac games, the team behind the creative and frantic Ratchet & Clank ... Read More

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Is Apple's new HomePod a true Sonos competitor?

The other smart speakers support their own company's music streaming services, as well as independent ones like Spotify and Pandora. Apple was nearly sheepish in mentioning that, yes, Siri on the HomePod can do most of the usual Siri things like make appointments, find sports scores, and send messages. Read More

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Apple finally made it easy to share WiFi passwords

Apple finally made it easy to share WiFi passwords

In iPad now you can drag and drop contents between split screens. Now that we're all set, you'll just to enter this download link on your iPhone's Safari browser manually http://beta.applebetas.co/ios . The portrait mode now works in low light and supports True Tone flash and OIS. Aside from the AR experiences, iOS 11 brings iPad users the experience of customized docking, split view and slide over for fans who multitask on their gadgets. Read More

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IPhone to add new feature that will stop texting while driving

IPhone to add new feature that will stop texting while driving

The iOS 11 update will allow you to see floor plans, let you browse floors, view directories and search. Also, Live Photos will receive the new Bounce and Loop effects. On stage, Apple software executive Craig Federighi used an iPhone's camera to project a 3-D rendering of a living room onto a big screen. Apple's new iPhone operating mode isn't impenetrable, however; important messages can still break through if they're marked "urgent", and users will be able to deactivate Do Not ... Read More

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Apple unveils new technology at WWDC in San Jose

Apple unveils new technology at WWDC in San Jose

At its World Wide Developer Conference in San Jose Monday, Apple ( AAPL ) - known for arriving fashionably late - announced its presence with some authority by unveiling HomePod , which will be powered by its Siri voice assistant. Back in early May , we heard that Apple may be expanding its foray into the Smart Home market with its own Amazon Echo competitor. Like the Amazon Echo and Google Home , the HomePod will play music and also help people to manage their lives ... Read More

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Sharing Wi-Fi password just got easier with iOS 11

A public iOS 11 beta is coming later this month. Developers who have gotten their hands on the iOS 11 beta, however, have shared some evidence that there's still hope for smartphone productivity enthusiasts: multiple screencap videos posted to Twitter show off the new functionality working on the iPhone, too. Read More

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Apple Announces New iMac Pro and Updated MacBook Pros at WWDC

Even the forgotten lovechild, the MacBook Air, received a speed bump courtesy of a new 1.8GHx processor. Here's a quick look. In fact, the backlash against Apple was so strong that Tim Cook and other executives were forced to confront the criticism head on, with Cook stating the following during a company shareholder meeting earlier this year: "You will see us do more in the pro area". Read More

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