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Apple Designing Own Screen Displays in Secret California Plant

Fortunately for the Asian suppliers unless Apple has made an inovation in the technology, it is unlikely to be different from what is available now. The report points out that this technology will take at least, four to five years to make an appearance on the iPhone. Initially, it was presumed that Apple will introduce the first MicroLED screens into the Apple Watch, but that has yet to happen.

Drake Played PS4 Game 'Fortnite' With Ninja & Smashed Twitch's Viewing Records

Signing on as TheBoyDuddus , Drake formed a team with the professional gamer Tyler Blevins , who goes by Ninja and has the largest audience on Twitch , with 3.4 million followers. What's particularly cool about this stream is that they're showing off one of Fortnite's coolest features, especially when the game comes to mobile: cross-platform multiplayer.

Nikolai Glushkov, Russian exile tied to Boris Berezovsky, found dead in London

Glushkov was a prominent opponent of the Kremlin. In 2004, he was sentenced to three years and three months in prison. He was a director of the Aeroflot state airline and worked closely with Berezovsky in the 1980s and 1990s. The ongoing court case has continued in Moscow despite his death, with Russian prosecutors planning to saddle the debts on Glushkov's heirs, Natalia and her older brother Dmitry.

You'll soon be able to upgrade from Windows 10 S for free

A leaked image from Twitter user Pennybridge1969, spotted by The Verge , reveals the name of the new operating system: "Spring Creators Update". Microsoft today released a new Cumulative Update for Windows 10 devices running Creators Update aka version 1703.

Ex-Google engineer has raised voice against Google for discrimination

Google has another lawsuit related to diversity on its hands. Just days after James Damore was sacked, Qichen Zhang spoke to The Guardian explaining she quit Google because as a woman of colour felt isolated and embattled within the company.

Google Assistant is learning new Routines and languages

Nest originally promised Google Assistant for the Cam IQ back in September, when it launched the outdoor version of the camera alongside a new video doorbell and home security system. In the coming weeks, the Google Assistant will be able to perform six routines that help with starting the day, commuting to and from work and an evening at home.

Apple To Secure Cobalt Supplies From Miners

Reports indicate that now about a quarter of all cobalt mined globally is used in smartphones and the demand for cobalt is expected to boom by 2030. So far, no major deals have been announced, although BMW's head of procurement told German daily newspaper Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung in early February that it was close to securing a 10-year supply deal.

Apple Updates Its Operating Systems to Address Telugu Bug

You can install the latest update on your Apple Watch by heading to the My Watch tab on the Watch app and then going to General Software Update . The security update contents of iOS 11.2.6 can be found here. The rollout of the new software update comes days after the issue was widely reported by users.

Sorry haters, Evan Spiegel is not sorry about Snapchat's redesign

The photo and video-sharing app has updated to separate content and interactions with friends from public and branded content from news services and other businesses. No timeframe for that fix has been provided at this time, so it's hard to say how long some users will be locked out. Even the complaints we're seeing reinforce the philosophy.

Windows 10 Build 17093 adds per-app multi-GPU settings and more

It's been quite the year for Microsoft as it focuses on Windows Mixed Reality, new Surface laptops, and improving Cortana to compete against rivals such as Amazon's Alexa, Apple's Siri, and Google's Assistant. We'll also get to know more about the next update for Windows 10, codenamed Redstone 5, at the event. Privacy: All companies collect user info on the pretext of further enhancing their service.

Quincy Jones Says He Dated Ivanka Trump

And that's barely scratching the surface. Jones once dated Donald Trump's daughter. "For the record I told my managers (at the time ) and I told Quincy Jones in his face 'I don't want to remake any of your past records because I know I'm gonna fuck it up".

Child experts urge Facebook to discontinue its Messenger Kids app

The app works by letting its younger users set up a "child" profile, but nearly all of the functionality is entirely dependant on a regular "parent" Facebook account . What do you think of Messenger Kids? But the Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood and other child advocates argue that there are already plenty of ways kids can stay in touch with faraway relatives - from using a parent's Skype account, to just picking up the phone.

Leslie Jones Is the 2018 Winter Olympics Correspondent We Deserve

The " Saturday Night Live " cast member has been tapped by NBC to once again contribute to its Olympics coverage, the network said. Leslie Jones will be back at the Games - and, no, not Game of Thrones , that's her other obsession. During the 2016 Rio Olympics, Jones gained Bell's attention after live-tweeting her Olympic viewing experience, where she offered her own comical commentary and encouragement for Team USA.

Samsung Confirms It Is Manufacturing ASIC Chips for Cryptocurrency Mining

Having surpassed California-based Intel, once the leading computer chips manufacturer, the South Korean tech giant is clearly set to cash in to the maximum possible extent on the world going insane about blockchain-based technologies. Local investment agencies forecast on February 1 that Apple's disappointing iPhone X sales would weigh down on Samsung Electronics' display business.

Easy methods to use Amazon Alexa to ship SMS textual content messages

While Amazon's digital assistant Alexa can already send messages through its own messaging prompt, your recipient needed to have an Echo device or the Alexa app on their smartphone as well. Recently Amazon added a feature that allows you to call handsfree, and this time they have added an SMS option. At the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show, Google launched Smart Displays - new lineups of screen-equipped, Google Assistant-powered speakers by LG, Sony, and others created to rival ...

February's Games with Gold features some free Wang

Then, on February 16th, you'll be able to download both Assassin's Creed Chronicles: India and Crazy Taxi . Bethesda has announced that Fallout 4 will be free to play this weekend for Gold members on Xbox One . The second Xbox One title is Assassin's Creed Chronicles: India . Unlike its sequel, the game runs at 60 FPS on Xbox One . It should be noted that while six games have been released, only five can be bought online.

Apple's HomePod speaker gets February launch date

The device is under 7-inch tall and takes it cylindrical design cues from the Mac Pro. Surrounded by seamless mesh fabric, audio is 360 degrees due to a seven-tweeter array. Six months after it was first announced , Apple's HomePod has finally gotten a release date: The smart speaker will be available for preorder Friday, and will ship and come to stores on February 9, Apple announced Tuesday .

Tag: audiobooks on Google Play

While audiobooks have actually been available on Google Play's music library, there wasn't a specific hub for all those that are already available. For the unintended, audiobooks are an exact word-for-word version of books, which allows users to listen to them on a music player, smartphone etc.