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Preparations for CES 2019 coming up next month in Las Vegas can be noticed across various tech companies as they keep teasing products that could debut at the event. PC gaming specialists Razer is warming up to stun its fans with X-box One-focused hardware peripherals at the world’s biggest electronics show, having released surprising editions of its bestselling laptop months ago. The Singaporean hardware maker has released images of its yet-to-launch keyboard and mouse for the Xbox One to show us what the combo would look like. Its ...
Sony will reportedly unveil a collection of new 8K devices, including an 8K hybrid or stills camera at the upcoming CES 2019 in January, reports Sony Alpha Rumors. The Tokyo-based electronics conglomerate is planning to unveil an 8K television, 8K processing platform, 8K laser projector, and either an 8K camera or 8K camcorder at the annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the report alleged. There are no further details of what each device could feature. But we look forward to January 7 when Sony will be presenting at the eve...
YouTube deleted over 58 million videos and 224 million comments that violated its policies within the third quarter, said Google’s parent company Alphabet on Thursday, as the tech giant demonstrates progress in fighting inappropriate content on its video platform. The activities of extremists on social media platforms and violence provocation from critics’ hateful content have become a major concern among government officials and some groups in the United States, Asia, and Europe. This has resulted in pressure from the groups on so...
Netflix is testing a new feature that will allow views to replay certain scenes, either because they have missed something or simply want to watch it again. But some users think the odd instant replay feature is rather distracting. The new feature, which is only noticed by a selected number of Netflix subscribers, automatically appears as a pop-up notification asking if the users want to replay a just-concluded scene. And it pops up only after certain ‘highlight’ scenes, allowing users to immediately re-watch the scene without tamper...
Samsung’s upcoming flagship smartphone, Galaxy S10 will be unveiled on February 20, 2019, reports Gizmodo UK. The new leaked Samsung Galaxy S10 release date is coming before the annual Mobile World Congress event taking place the same month in Barcelona, previously rumored as when Samsung’s 10th-anniversary model would arrive. The report also announced pricing and specs for Samsung’s next flagship model. Just like Apple’s iPhone 10 models, Samsung Galaxy S10 phone series, codenamed “Beyond,” will include a standard model, Plus model,...
Cyber is increasingly cutting across every industry globally. The automobile industry, for instance, is among the latest commercial sectors that recently joined the list of businesses fueling the exponential growth in cybersecurity need. “Because there is never a permanent solution, cyber is a never-ending business,” said Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at CyberTech Conference 2017 in Tel Aviv. “A few years ago I set the goal for Israel of becoming one of the top five cybersecurity powers in the world. It’s a goal we have m...
Samsung may have replaced the 3.5 mm headphone jack in the Galaxy A8 but is likely keep it on the S10 series. According to a video published by reliable leaker Ice Whisperer, a case prototype of the Samsung Galaxy S10 has a cut out for a headphone jack at the bottom of the device, and to its left a USB-C port cut out. The video puts an end to speculations about Samsung abandoning the headphone jack to join Apple and rest of the world’s smartphone makers in making thinner, full waterproof phones. Ever since Apple eliminated the headph...
About 288,000 people are currently living with spinal cord injuries in the United States, resulting from car accidents, falls, or gunshot wounds. And close to 18,000 new people join this number every year. One big challenge these people face daily is moving around with ease. With motorized wheelchairs, this challenge is less, however, only to a point. Not every one of them can control wheelchairs based on their injuries. Hoobox Robotics has introduced a new adapter kit, which is plugged to any motorized chair, Wheelie 7 to remedy thi...
Wing, the Google X moonshot project which graduated to become an independent Alphabet company in July 2018, is all set to soar in Europe. Today, it announced an ambitious plan to deliver goods and packages of up to 1.5 kilograms (approx. 3.3 pounds) in a 10 kilometers radius (6.2 miles) in the spring of 2019 in Helsinki. Wing is also launching a page to take suggestions on what might be most in demand to deliver by drone. This will be the company’s first attempt to spread its wings in Europe. It has run four separate trials co...
The race by varied tech companies to get into the healthcare industry analysts expect to reach $18.7 billion by 2020 continues. And Amazon is fiercely pushing through different routes. The retail giant is reportedly selling software that can mine patient’s medical reports and make suggestions if there’s a need for improving treatment or to save money, reports WSJ. The Amazon health software scans medical files to extract important information such as the patient’s medical condition, procedures, and prescriptions. While the efficacy o...