• How to use Gmail's 'Confidential Mode' on smartphones
How to use Gmail's 'Confidential Mode' on smartphones

Here's how to use it. Of course, the feature is only available in the latest iteration of Gmail and is now limited to mobile devices, meaning it won't be accessible for those using the "classic Gmail " layout in a browser. If you want to use confidential mode , you simply need to hit the "Compose" button to start your email. When setting an e...

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  • 'Monster Hunter' on hold as China hits pause on new video games
'Monster Hunter' on hold as China hits pause on new video games

There has been a sell off of Chinese tech and entertainment stocks, led by stock market darling Tencent, the company behind the ubiquitous-in-China WeChat mobile app. The very government that has favored Tencent as a technology champion is now directly hurting its results, with the bureaucratic shakeup in Beijing blocking its path to making money f...

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  • Android 9 Pie Reportedly Breaks Pixel XL Fast Charging Support
Android 9 Pie Reportedly Breaks Pixel XL Fast Charging Support

Other Moto phones that have a similar popularity and are not too far behind in the specs sheet are the Moto G6 and Moto G6 Play; so we wouldn't be surprised if these handsets get the update soon. When Android 6.0 Marshmallow was released back in 2015, Google withdrew the official call recording API. Others might be in the same boat as well ...

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  • Fortnite Update V5.21 Brings Heavy Sniper Rifle and Nerf to Minigun
Fortnite Update V5.21 Brings Heavy Sniper Rifle and Nerf to Minigun

As such, the only weapons dropped are Sniper Rifles and floor loot spawns are reduced by 50%. There have also been changes made to the Sniper Shootout, giving Battle Royale lovers the chance to show off those sweet aim skills and boast that heavy power.

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  • Samsung reveals the Galaxy Note 9
Samsung reveals the Galaxy Note 9

Samsung launched its new $1,000 phone with Android Oreo 8.1, an OS that's technically newer but almost indistinguishable from the one that's running on the Galaxy S9 . And there's no excuse for the Galaxy Note 9 to not be among them. By pre-ordering Galaxy Note 9 , customers will get a chance to win convertible wireless charger or JBL F...

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  • News Just now 2019 Honda Civic facelift unveiled in the US
News Just now 2019 Honda Civic facelift unveiled in the US

An adjustment to the front and rear fascias pass for a visual refresh, but only the most devout Civic fans will likely notice. You'll need to have studied the Civic extensively to notice the difference, but it's not like the Civic wasn't already attractive before these tweaks.

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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

With Location History off, the places you go are no longer stored '. "If they know you go to McDonald's all the time, you are going to start to see McDonald's ads and those ads are very valuable to Google", says CNET's Roger Cheng. This isn't a barefaced lie; your location data isn't stored in Location History. You can wholesale delete all ite...

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  • Not Having ‘Fortnite’ Could Cost Google At Least $50 Million This Year
Not Having ‘Fortnite’ Could Cost Google At Least $50 Million This Year

After downloading the game, the game posts a notification to users reminding them to; " make their device as secure as possible"; by disabling the permission settings which had to be changed to allow the game to be downloaded in the first place.

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  • Intel’s 9th-generation processors could land earlier than expected
Intel’s 9th-generation processors could land earlier than expected

It's said to be the first mainstream desktop Core i9 processor in addition to being the first Intel chip with 8 cores and 16 threads. We may be seeing Intel's 9th Gen Coffee Lake Refresh processors sooner rather than later. This chip will have hyperthreading disabled for a candid eight cores and eight threads. If you're looking to buy or build ...

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  • Will Fortnite on Nintendo Switch Require Online Subscription?
Will Fortnite on Nintendo Switch Require Online Subscription?

Nintendo will reveal how to tell if a game requires a Nintendo Switch Online subscription "at a later date". The Nintendo Switch Online service was originally slated to launch in September , and now, as we're nearing the month in question, Nintendo has slapped down a a more precise release window.

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  • DOOM Eternal’s brutal gameplay revealed at QuakeCon 2018
DOOM Eternal’s brutal gameplay revealed at QuakeCon 2018

Martin and Stratton shared some concept illustrations showcasing the Doomslayer's new armor. The two talked about Mirkmire , a new and expansive area that will be added to the title, which will be available sometime later this Fall. People playing as demons will even be able to team up to take down the DOOM Slayer, which is a pretty interesti...

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  • Samsung reveals multi-billion dollar tech investment plan
Samsung reveals multi-billion dollar tech investment plan

KAZINFORM Samsung Group, South Korea's biggest family-controlled conglomerate, said Wednesday that it will invest 180 trillion won (160 billion US dollars) and hire 40,000 more employees for the next three years. To support start-ups, Samsung will expand its internal venture incubation program, C-Lab, which was introduced in 2012, to support exte...

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  • Samsung launches the Galaxy Note9 with 6.4-inch screen
Samsung launches the Galaxy Note9 with 6.4-inch screen

The Note 9 has a slightly larger 6.4-inch OLED display this year with the same 2960 x 1440 resolution. Geekbench 4 measures overall performance. On the outside, it's easy to say that the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is just the same as past year, with some speed upgrades inside and a slightly bigger battery.

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  • Samsung Galaxy S10 may come with design similar to Galaxy S9
Samsung Galaxy S10 may come with design similar to Galaxy S9

Instead, the device in question is none other than the all-new Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 . Paired with a polished modern design, an immersive display , four speakers and enhanced entertainment features, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 is the flawless device for those who need something portable like a tablet and capable like a PC.

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  • Xiaomi Mi A2 top features you should know
Xiaomi Mi A2 top features you should know

Xiaomi Mi A2 is internationally available in 3GB RAM + 32GB internal storage, 4GB RAM + 64GB internal storage and 6GB RAM + 128GB internal storage variants. In terms of connectivity, the Mi A2 has the USB Type-C port, Bluetooth v5.0, Wi-Fi ac/b/g/n, GPS, and dual-SIM connectivity with 4G LTE and VoLTE .

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  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Limited Edition comes with a GameCube controller
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Limited Edition comes with a GameCube controller

The vampire hunter could be seen sporting his classic look/attire while he fended off demons and rival Smash characters. His main weapon comes in the form of his signature chained whip, which retains its properties from the classic NES Castlevania entries.

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  • Taiwan maker of iPhone components hit by virus outbreak
Taiwan maker of iPhone components hit by virus outbreak

TSMC said in its update on August 5 to the development of the incident that it expects full recovery of production on August 6. The semiconductor company blames the outbreak on a mistake during installation of software for a new tool, which was then connected to its computer network.

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  • Google Releases Android 9 Pie
Google Releases Android 9 Pie

While Pixel devices that are updated from Oreo will still see their three-button navigation by default with an option to switch to gestures , future Google phones (and any other manufacturer that wants it) will ship with only gesture navigation .

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  • Facebook Has Begun Testing Its Dating Feature
Facebook Has Begun Testing Its Dating Feature

Facebook has begun internally testing their dating service with employees. First reported by The Verge , an independent app researcher Jane Manchun Wong found evidence of the dating feature testing and posted it on Twitter . Dating apps like Bumble already ask users to sign in using their Facebook accounts in a bid to spot mutual friends - ...

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  • This genius Google Maps location sharing feature just went live
This genius Google Maps location sharing feature just went live

Not anymore. If there's a shortest distance to go from A to B, Google will now show an option if you're on a two-wheeler. This feature sends details on how much battery charge is left on your smartphone when you share your location with someone.

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