• Facebook, Instagram to introduce time management tools
Facebook, Instagram to introduce time management tools

It's launching a new dashboard that says how many minutes (or hours) users spend on its apps, and will notify users when they spend longer then they meant to . The tools will be found in the settings page of Facebook and Instagram under the headers "Your Time on Facebook" and "Your Activity" respectively. Tap any bar to see your total time for that...

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  • Leaked DJI Mavic 2 advert confirms Pro and Zoom models
Leaked DJI Mavic 2 advert confirms Pro and Zoom models

Earlier in the month, a leak made the rounds that claimed to show the upcoming DJI Mavic 2 drone. The "Zoom" version will have a 2x optical zoom lens (24-48mm equiv) and the ability to do dolly zooms . Pricing is also a mystery at this point although around the $1,000 point seems to make most sense although anything up to $1,099 wouldn't surpr...

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  • NVIDIA: confirms GeForce Gaming Celebration event
NVIDIA: confirms GeForce Gaming Celebration event

NVIDIA will showcase new, exclusive, hands-on demos of popular upcoming games during its event. Adding to the curiosity, Nvidia has oddly not specify the exact location of where the event will be held, although logically it will most probably take place around the vicinity of Gamescom 2018 (Cologne, Germany).

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  • EA Launches Origin Access Premier on PC for R200 a month
EA Launches Origin Access Premier on PC for R200 a month

Once signed up you will get the perks listed above, access to the vault and 10% off Origin Store purchases. Origin Access Premier will cost gamers $14.99 per month, or $99.99 per year. Essentially, the main difference between Premier and Basic subscriptions is that with Premier, you don't have to wait until a game is added to the Vault in ord...

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  • LG Signature Edition phone costs $1800
LG Signature Edition phone costs $1800

This battery comes with support for wireless charging and Qualcomm's Quick Charge 3.0. Protecting the display is Corning's Gorilla Glass 5. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 octa-core processor paired with Adreno 630 GPU, and 6GB RAM.

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  • Staff ‘very mad’ as Google crafts censor-friendly search engine for China
Staff ‘very mad’ as Google crafts censor-friendly search engine for China

Technology website The Intercept reported on Wednesday that Google has been secretly developing an app which would see the company operate its search engine in China for the first time since it shut down its core business in the country in 2010.

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  • Nokia, T-Mobile US agree $3.5 billion deal
Nokia, T-Mobile US agree $3.5 billion deal

This agreement may be an early sign that there investment in 5G future is now being recognized. The T-Mobile award is critical to Finland's Nokia , whose results have been battered by years of slowing demand for existing 4G networks and mounting investor doubts over whether 5G contracts can begin to boost profitability later this year.

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  • Samsung takes aim at the mid-range with the Galaxy Tab A 10.5
Samsung takes aim at the mid-range with the Galaxy Tab A 10.5

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 starts at £599 in the UK. The Galaxy Tab A 10 .5 comes with an LCD display , along with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Octa Core chipset . But Samsung's mobile business witnessed a 34 percent fall in operating profit to 2.7 trillion won ($1.8bn) in the second quarter , its biggest decline since the Galaxy S7.

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  • Facebook, Instagram to introduce time-management tools
Facebook, Instagram to introduce time-management tools

These tools were developed based on collaboration and inspiration from leading mental health experts and organizations, academics, Facebook's extensive research, and feedback from its community. Facebook's implementation of the idea is focused only on self-control. "It's not just about the time people spend on Facebook and Instagram but how the...

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  • WhatsApp to start charging business users; here are the details
WhatsApp to start charging business users; here are the details

An announcement on the WhatsApp blog covering the new API says that users will be able to block any business and have full control over the messages they receive. In return, the businesses will pay a fee for a confirmed delivery. The time has finally come for Facebook to start making money off WhatsApp. The message function on WhatsApp is exa...

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  • Samsung Debuts $650 iPad Pro Rival With 10.5-Inch Galaxy Tab S4
Samsung Debuts $650 iPad Pro Rival With 10.5-Inch Galaxy Tab S4

The tablet packs the same 7,300 mAh battery and Dolby Atmos sound technology as the Tab S4, but has less processing power and features a 10.5-inch LCD. In addition to the regular Android experience, the Tab S4 is the first Samsung tablet to feature Samsung Dex on the tablet itself. DeX on the Tab S4 is created to work with the tablet's new ...

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  • Samsung Galaxy S10 could be the first 5G smartphone
Samsung Galaxy S10 could be the first 5G smartphone

It was only a few years ago when the smartphone market pretty much consisted of a decision between Apple or Samsung when it came to wanting the best device (there was also the superior Windows phone devices, but they somehow never gained traction due to poor quality apps, despite the strengths of the OS).

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  • YouTube Starts Supporting Square, Vertical Videos on Desktop Through Dynamic Player
YouTube Starts Supporting Square, Vertical Videos on Desktop Through Dynamic Player

Google is rolling out an interesting update to the YouTube player on the desktop. Some people are complaining that the videos are too big now, or that the full screen option no longer works properly. Various affected users also demanded an ability to opt out. It looks as though YouTube is simply aligning the viewing experience across mobile an...

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  • Google demands: only one notch per edge, two in total per device
Google demands: only one notch per edge, two in total per device

There's nothing the company could do to prevent handset manufacturers from making phones with any number of notches they want - but it could make life hard for anyone who chose to ignore the guidelines. Apart from giving developers tips on "taking advantage of the cutout area" and testing their apps with the cutout, Google notes that it ensured tha...

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  • 'Fortnite' For Android Might Not Be Released On The Google Play Store
'Fortnite' For Android Might Not Be Released On The Google Play Store

The game is now available on PS4, Xbox One, PC, Nintendo Switch, and iOS. Alongside his, Epic Games has released some incredible new skins and cosmetics into the Item Shop today. If that is indeed the case, Android users will need to switch on the ability to download content from unknown sources, something that some Android users might not be w...

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  • Galaxy S10 and
Galaxy S10 and "new form factor" teased by Samsung

Samsung has never used a triple-camera lens on the rear side of any smartphone, but that could change with the release of the Galaxy S10 Plus, which is rumoured to feature three lenses at the back and two at the front. Despite its difficulties in the mobile sector, the company is expected to post record profits in the next quarter thanks to ...

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  • Samsung Galaxy Note 9 price to be lower than Note 8
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 price to be lower than Note 8

A pre-order advert spotted in Indonesia appears to show the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 price as 13,500,000 Rupiahs (around $940, £720, AU$1,270) for the 128GB model, while a larger 512GB variant is listed at 17,500,000 Rupiahs (around $1,220, £930, AU$1,640).

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  • Samsung Galaxy On8 (2018) Price in India Revealed Ahead of Reported Launch
Samsung Galaxy On8 (2018) Price in India Revealed Ahead of Reported Launch

And sales should improve in the second half of 2018, thanks to a normal seasonal uptick. Samsung also said the mobile market condition will "remain challenging" in the second half of the year amid pricing competition and new product launches, and confirmed that it's launching the new Galaxy Note earlier as a response to that.

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  • Android P is coming to the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T
Android P is coming to the OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T

More updates are promised to come in the coming months, but the company notes that thanks to feedback from beta participants progress with developing an Android P-centric version of Oxygen OS has been "greatly accelerated". For those who have yet to upgrade from a OnePlus 3 or OnePlus 3T , this is major news. "Gary C. said that "[focusing] our d...

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  • WhatsApp now supports group calls for voice and video
WhatsApp now supports group calls for voice and video

In order to make a group call, users just need to follow simple steps. Start a one-on-one voice or video call. More specifically, it was at this event that WhatsApp was officially going to get group calling sometime in the future. "In India - where people forward more messages, photos, and videos than any other country in the world - we'll al...

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