• Windy weather has NSW fire crews on alert
Windy weather has NSW fire crews on alert

The blaze at Mount Kingiman, near Ulladulla, had burned through more than 1100 hectares. The fire is moving in an easterly direction, with strong winds fanning the blaze. An out-of-control fire is now burning in the Blue Mountains. NSW RFS Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons was confident the firefighters would gain the upper hand on the most troubl...

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  • Google reportedly developing speaker with screen to counter Amazon Echo Show
Google reportedly developing speaker with screen to counter Amazon Echo Show

It defended its position against Amazon, which shipped 4.1 million Echo devices in the quarter. Now named the "Moto AI", the speaker is being designed specifically with the Chinese market in mind and is powered by Baidu's DuerOS rather than Google Assistant or Amazon Alexa .

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  • Apple to roll out entry-level MacBook in September
Apple to roll out entry-level MacBook in September

Apple hasn't changed the design of its iPads much over the past few years, making it fairly easy to confuse the company's latest 9.7-inch model with 2014's iPad Air 2 . So, like we said, it's doubtful Apple is going to shove another product into the mix and still keep the event to +/- two hours. Far more likely, I'd suspect, is a random press ...

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  • Diablo III coming to Nintendo Switch
Diablo III coming to Nintendo Switch

While the story has been removed, it was captured by Reddit users before it could disappear, allowing us to catch some of the details. Dubbed the " Eternal Collection ", the port apparently contains all of the content added to the action-RPG up to this point, including the Reaper of Souls and Rise of the Necromancer expansions.

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  • Nvidia forecast lags Wall Street as crypto demand evaporates
Nvidia forecast lags Wall Street as crypto demand evaporates

Going forward, the company now expects a "negligible contribution" in graphics cards sales to the mining market and will no longer include them in future financial forecasts, executives said. Nvidia managed to beat analyst estimations of 41.75 billion for its gaming sales, bringing in a total of $1.8 billion. Gamers typically hold off on purchasi...

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  • 16-year-old Australian breaches Apple's secure network, downloads 90GB data
16-year-old Australian breaches Apple's secure network, downloads 90GB data

During these intrusions, he downloaded 90GB of secure files - which he stored in a folder with the title "hacky hack hack" - and accessed customer accounts, the Children's Court heard on Thursday. Apple could certainly clear up the details, but it's been publicity-shy about this case. The teen's defense attorney claims that the hacker accessed Appl...

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  • OnePlus Finds First US Carrier Partner for Launch of OnePlus 6T
OnePlus Finds First US Carrier Partner for Launch of OnePlus 6T

But according to reports from CNET and PCMag , that could be all set to change. According to CNET , OnePlus and T-Mobile are now in talks to get the OnePlus 6T on the Un-carrier's network in October. OnePlus has had success by bucking the trend and selling direct to consumer, but it's barely made a dent in the overall market. For example,...

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  • Send confidential emails that self destruct with Gmail on mobile
Send confidential emails that self destruct with Gmail on mobile

While emails sent with the confidential mode make it slightly hard to make copies of your sensitive information and prevent unauthorized access, they can easily be cloned simply by using a device's screenshot feature. Users can view instructions for sending confidential messages, revoking access early, and opening emails sent with confidential me...

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  • Google Pixel XL Charging Issue Surface After Update
Google Pixel XL Charging Issue Surface After Update

Realising the growing demand for call recording feature, since then a lot many third-party apps offering call recording in Android smartphone have mushroomed. It was the month of October just 11 years ago when the news of Google acquiring an up and coming mobile startup called Android went viral. The company acknowledges the slowdown of the unl...

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  • Verizon 5G Push Includes Partnerships With Apple, Google
Verizon 5G Push Includes Partnerships With Apple, Google

Verizon's home broadband service is set to debut during the second half of 2018. Verizon and Apple announced last week an exclusive partnership which gives Verizon Unlimited customers six months of Apple Music for free with full access through Apple TV .

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  • Tencent Gets Regulatory Rebuke Over Hit Game
Tencent Gets Regulatory Rebuke Over Hit Game

WeGame is a Steam like service for China owned by the massive conglomerate, Tencent . "People are very concerned about Tencent in the short-term", said Douglas Morton, head of research, Asia, at Northern Trust Capital Markets. At this point, only time will tell how Tencent will overcome these obstacles and if they are able to overcome t...

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  • Motorola Moto P30 price, specifications, features, comparison
Motorola Moto P30 price, specifications, features, comparison

Motorola enthusiasts have been disappointed with the design as the flagship model is a mixture of iPhone X and Huawei P20 series. Protecting the panel is an unspecified version of Corning Gorilla Glass. For selfies, the Motorola P30 offers a single 12MP front-facing camera with f/2.0 aperture. It is backed by a 3,000mAh non-removable battery...

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  • Sprint partners with LG to launch 5G smartphone in 2019
Sprint partners with LG to launch 5G smartphone in 2019

Even though the race to 5G has been a global event, there is still competition between U.S. carriers to be the first. Sprint said device specifications and a more specific launch window will be provided at a later date. All Sprint can say is a "beautifully-designed advanced 5G smartphone" is coming, looking to "revolutionize the mobile industry" ...

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"Fortnite" Update Introduces Heavy Sniper Rifle, Soaring 50’s Game Mode, & More

Can be found from floor loot, chests, Supply Drops, and Vending Machines. In addition, the weapons large rounds deal increased damage to structures at 1050/1100. This comes bundled with a new weekly challenge mode named "bulletproof husks", presumably created to let players test out Thora's abilities. Players have seen themselves kicked randomly ...

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  • NVIDIA Reveals GPUs With Ray Tracing Hardware
NVIDIA Reveals GPUs With Ray Tracing Hardware

As the world's first ray tracing GPUs , the company says the architecture " fundamentally changes how computer graphics will be done, it's a step change in realism ". As you might expect, Samsung's GDDR6 chips are also more energy efficient, consuming 35% less power than the "leading GDDR5 graphics solutions". Nvidia's previous Pascal proces...

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  • Pre order of Galaxy Note 9 begins in Bangladesh
Pre order of Galaxy Note 9 begins in Bangladesh

All modern mobile devices, including new support for memory cards with a capacity up to 2 TB, however, to meet these in the sale not possible, because no one manufacturer has failed to create them. Specifically, it's giving away nine of the Ocean Blue version of the Note 9. Let us know what you think in the comments. This may translate to a stand...

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  • Google Pixel 3 XL: Full Specifications, Price, Features, Release Date..
Google Pixel 3 XL: Full Specifications, Price, Features, Release Date..

The Pixel 3 XL could very well be Google's biggest smartphone offering ever since the tech giant partnered with Motorola to bring to you the Nexus 6. Is this YouTuber taking us for a ride, or is this what Google really has planned for the Google Pixel 3 XL? The Pixel 2 XL 128GB model is the focus of the sale with a discount of $300.

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  • Honda Civic Gets Sport Trim For Coupe And Sedan
Honda Civic Gets Sport Trim For Coupe And Sedan

An nearly legendary combination of reliability, affordability, and driving fun have been hallmarks of every (well, nearly every) Civic, and the 10th-generation version we have now is no different. Midlife refresh brings slight changes to the Civic's appearance; India launch scheduled for early 2019. The Japanese carmaker has introduced mild cosmeti...

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  • Google tracks your location, even when you explicitly ask it not to
Google tracks your location, even when you explicitly ask it not to

An investigation carried out by the Associated Press has found that Google is in fact storing Android and iPhone users' location data even when they have chosen privacy settings to prevent the company from doing so. What's a little less encouraging is that, apparently, Google can still track you, even if you ask it not to. You can delete al...

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  • The most wallpaper-worthy screenshots from the Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer
The most wallpaper-worthy screenshots from the Red Dead Redemption 2 trailer

It would be interesting to see how Red Dead Redemption handles this feature. The gaming news site says that horses are a "major component" in Red Dead Redemption 2 . The game features a variety of different types of horses, each of which can help players in different ways. The higher the bond, the better the horse will maneuver.

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