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Apple Starts Testing 5G Millimetre Wave Wireless Technology: Report

Apple is not especially known to be an early adopter in tech world but if reports are to be believed, the Cupertino-based company is already planning to test new advancement in the world of wireless Internet – 5G. Apple has reportedly filed an application to test the next generation of wireless technology, termed as millimetre wave. The iPhone-maker… Read More »

Apple MacBook Lineup to Be Refreshed With New Intel Chips at WWDC: Report

Apple Inc. plans to announce an update to its laptop lineup at an annual conference for app developers in early June, a move that could help offset new competition from Microsoft Corp. as well as declining iPad sales. Apple is planning three new laptops, according to people familiar with the matter. The MacBook Pro will get a faster… Read More »

Some MacBook Pro 2016 Users Report Hearing a ‘Popping Sound’

It seems like getting the nod from Consumer Reports was not the end of issues for Apple’s MacBook Pro 2016 laptop as users are reporting a new ‘popping sound’ issue with the 15-inch variants of the notebook. As per user reports on the Apple support forum, it seems like several users are facing the sound-related issues from the… Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S8 Pre-Orders Hit 1 Million Units, Report Claims

A new report from South Korea claims that Samsung Galaxy S8 pre-orders have the hit 1-million unit milestone. The Investor reports that Samsung’s Galaxy S8 exceeded the 1-million mark in the last 10 days, as pre-orders for the phone started from April 7 in South Korea. It adds that 1 million pre-orders is the highest ever for a… Read More »

Spooky Noises Can Covertly Trigger Smartphone Voice Commands: Report

Always-on listening devices were popularised with the first Moto X back in 2013. Saying “Ok Google Now” could wake the phone up even from standby, because dedicated hardware was constantly listening to ambient sounds to pick up that catchphrase. We’ve come a long way since then, and today you have dedicated voice assistants like Google Home and Amazon… Read More »

LG G6 Ditches Removable Battery for Water-Resistant Body; Likely to Come With Google Assistant: Report

After LG’s dismal quarterly results where it reported worst mobile performance, the South Korean company has its eyes set on the G6 flagship. A new report claims that LG G6 flagship will be the only other non-Pixel smartphone to feature Google Assistant out-of-the-box. Recent reports have dropped hints that the company may opt for metal design which will… Read More »

Microsoft’s Surface All-In-One PC to Launch in October: Report

Microsoft in July was reported to be working on an all-in-one (AIO) PC under its Surface brand. Now, a report indicates that Microsoft will launch the new Surface PC at an event in October. According to ZDNet’s Mary Jo Foley, who cites people familiar with the matter, the new Surface device is codenamed “Cardinal”, and at least one… Read More »

Twitter Will Not Count Media Attachments Towards 140-Character Limit From September 19: Report

Twitter earlier this year confirmed that its signature 140-character limit for tweets was here to stay. The company however confirmed plans to change the way it counted those 140 characters back in May, without announcing a date when it will be implemented. A new report indicates that Twitter will start executing the new changes for 140-characters limit from… Read More »

Report says LG X mach will land as ‘X Fast’ in Taiwan this month

LG will launch an X series smartphone in Taiwan this month – August 30 to be specific. Dubbed LG X Fast, the device is reportedly same as the X mach, just that it carries a different name. To refresh, the X mach – which was made official back in June this year – is powered by a Snapdragon… Read More »

Secure Boot Key Flaw Exposes Windows Devices to Attack: Report

A leak has gone horribly wrong for Microsoft and the company is scrambling to fix the mess. Microsoft unwittingly leaked a ‘golden key’ that can unlock Windows-powered PCs, tablets, and phones protected by Secure Boot. For the uninitiated, Secure Boot, a part of Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI), secures every component of a device’s boot process by checking… Read More »