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All Previous World of Warcraft Expansions Now Free to Subscribers


In addition to this, Blizzard has removed the World of Warcraft Battle Chest from sale as well. The monthly subscription fee is a hard pill to swallow for many , let alone drop the cash for the base game and expansions too. Whether you're a lapsed WoW player or someone that's looking to set foot into Azeroth for the first time, Blizzard has some good news for you. This will likely change whenever the next expansion is nearing release. Read More »

This is the clearest look yet at the Samsung Galaxy Note9


The image also highlights that the Galaxy Note 9 will not ditch the 3.5mm audio jack and will sport a dual rear camera setup just like the past year launched Galaxy Note 8 . So, it's no surprise that we now get the treat of a fake Galaxy Note 9 pop up in real life photos. One of the key features Samsung will promote next year is a "fingerprint on display", or "FOD" reader, which means that users will be able to scan their finger by placing it on the screen. Read More »

Samsung announces 8Gb LPDDR5, ready for the world of 5G/AI


It's pertinent to mention here that Samsung was the first to bring the 8GB LPDDR4 chip to mass production back in 2014 as well. "This development of 8Gb LPDDR5 represents a major step forward for low-power mobile memory solutions", Jinman Han (Senior Vice President of Memory Product Planning & Application Engineering at Samsung Electronics) stated. Read More »

World Emoji Day 2018


Apple said it would also release emojis for a cold face and a face with three hearts. In the food department, you can expect to see emojis for mango, lettuce, cupcakes and mooncakes, among plenty others. Emojis have now become an integral part of our conversation and it helps us to express our feeling in a much easier and expressive way. "As always, some of the most vocal requests for new emojis are about representation, and this update delivers some of the most common requests". Read More »

Dirt and dust might not destroy your new 2018 MacBook Pro keyboard


As we noted, Apple's professional laptops can often be found in unforgiving environments, such as field work. The new mechanism was spotted when iFixit dismantled the new 15-inch MacBook Pro keyboard. The 2017 MacBook Pros brought in a second generation butterfly keyboard, which had a slightly better reception. Apple made the 2018 MacBook Pro available for order immediately after its announcement on Thursday and started delivering those orders to selected customers from the very next ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Leaked in its Official Press Render


We can't say anything with any certainty at this point, but we've heard from our own trusted sources that Samsung is spicing things up in 2019. Adding to the development of the story, we now have some leaked images of the accessories and yes! the white color variant too. Read More »

Apple updates MacBook Pro with faster performance and new features for pros


While Apple initially boasted that the machine's new butterfly keyboard design resulted in a more stable typing experience, many users have observed the exact opposite. Yep, Apple is actually offering a Core i9-equipped variant. Other pricey upgrades include the 32 GB RAM and processor upgrades, although they are all six-core options on the 15-inch model. Read More »

Hand of Fate 2 Officially Coming to Nintendo Switch; First Trailer Released


Ever wished you could play Warframe on the bus, in bed, or on the toilet? First announced back in 2012 , Warframe - from the company responsible for the multiplayer element of BioShock 2 and the entirety of comic-book-inspired shooter The Darkness II - sees the player plunged into the role of a Tenno fighting back using ancient battle exoskeletons dubbed Warframes against their slave masters the Grineer. Read More »

IHOb is dead and we're back to IHOP again


IHOP announced on Facebook that its name change was a hoax to promote new burgers, according to KATU-2 . It's to celebrate the restaurant chain's 60th birthday. "They're still there. They're on the cover of the menu", Rebelez said. IHOP is giving away its iconic short stacks for a few cents on July 17. Or maybe we were just gullible. Read More »

Cheap device could stall Apple's new USB port lock


However, it turns out that there was an oversight in security, meaning that USB Restricted Mode can be bypassed by a simple accessory that Apple sells itself. Prior to iOS 11.4.1, isolating the iPhone inside a Faraday bag and connecting it to a battery pack would be enough to safely transport it to the lab. Read More »

Samsung opens worlds largest phone factory in India


South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Monday said he was committed to raising South Korea's relations with India to the level of those with China, Japan, Russia and the United States, as he sought to expand cooperation in areas such as shipbuilding, aerospace, manufacture of medical devices and food processing. Read More »

Microsoft Surface Go Pre-Order, Price, Accessories, And Availability Details


What just happened? After the company all but confirmed that the device was about to be unveiled, Microsoft has lifted the lid on the Surface Go . It is equipped with a front camera with facial recognition technology . Up to Pentium Gold processor . Thanks to the Go's downsized 10in 1800x1200 screen , which Microsoft claims has been created to "render the page to the scale of most school textbooks", the Surface Go tips the scales at just 1.15 pounds and measure in at a ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S10 to get a triple camera setup


Many analysts expect that the Galaxy S9's poor sales have contributed heavily to this decline, and they're expecting it to be the worst selling Samsung flagship since the Galaxy S3. Samsung kept on registering record operating profits, quarter after quarter for seven straight quarters until Q2 2018 finally arrived, putting a stop to the tech juggernaut's progress once and for all. Read More »

Fortnite Invites You To A Private Playground


Epic Games attempted to bring the mode back online, but "matchmaking" issues appeared to be preventing the developer and publisher from releasing it once again. In case you hadn't noticed, Fortnite is doing pretty well for itself, but that's no reason not to try and innovate to stay ahead. The limited time mode is essentially a practice arena that allows players to practice shooting and building to their heart's desire. Read More »

Samsung launches Galaxy On6 with Infinity Display at Rs 14,490 in India


It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC, paired with 3GB/ 4GB of RAM and 32GB/ 64GB of inbuilt storage . Upfront, there is an 8MP camera sensor aided by an LED flash. The best feature of the phone is the Chat over Video feature. The smart-phone has 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, Micro-USB, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Read More »

Samsung phones are randomly sending photos to contacts

It only became apparent after the recipient alerted them. The problem was first reported by Gizmodo , and users have pointed out how their Samsung phone sent all photos from the phone's gallery to other users. That's because posters to Reddit and the Samsung forums say Samsung Messages is malfunctioning. This message doesn't show up on their end, but the other person's phone shows the message as if it was sent manually. Read More »

Software Developers are Scanning the Inboxes of Gmail Users


The Wall Street Journal , which was the first to point this out, called it "tech's dirty secret" that has been kept under wraps for a long time. However, installing them hands the app developers. The Internet giant recently rolled out new features for Android users to make it easier for them to navigate their Gmail accounts and review security and privacy options. Read More »

HTC lays off almost a quarter of its entire workforce


None of the people who moved to Google will be affected by the action, while some foreign workers in its manufacturing business will receive compensation, HTC told investors in a prepared statement. The layoffs should be completed by the end of September 2018. As part of the second stage of its global manufacturing optimization strategy, HTC submitted a large number of dismissal notices to the Labor Bureau of Taoyuan City Government on Monday. Read More »

The OnePlus 7 Might Come With 5G support

It seems like OnePlus is going to have some exciting stuff coming with its next phone , presumably named 'OnePlus 7 .' It'll be interesting to see how all this pans out. That would mean U.S. customers won't have to buy OnePlus handsets outright anymore and will also have more opportunity to try before they buy, though Lau didn't specify which carrier or carriers he's in talks with. Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Features and Specifications Revealed


The handset is rumoured to have a design similar to last year's Galaxy Note 8 but include a larger battery pack and more colour options than its predecessor. Samsung has also updated AR Emoji but no details have been provided about that. According to Eldar, the S Pen will support Bluetooth and it could come with added functionality including a new way to unlock the device with a stylus. Read More »

Porsche beats 35-year-old Nurburgring lap record


Porsche's 919 Hybrid Evo was up and running early this morning at the Nurburgring's Nordschleife where it successfully beat Stefan Bellof's 35-year-old lap record of the daunting circuit. Before quitting WEC, Porsche totally dominated the endurance championship with the 919 Hybrid , winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans race in 2015, 2016 and 2017, the FIA World Endurance Championship three times in a row including the manufacturers' and drivers' titles. Read More »

Instagram Introduces Music in Stories


To celebrate, the app is adding a feature that's likely to generate a lot of excitement among its Stories-loving users: the ability to add musical soundtracks to your posts. This resolves a common user complaint regarding the inability to record an Instagram story while playing music from another app. Music can also be added after the fact by using a new sticker. Read More »

Facebook hangs up its drone-building project

Using balloons, Project Loon's latest success was beaming internet access to over 100,000 users in hurricane-stricken Puerto Rico in November past year. Facebook shares are higher Wednesday after the tech firm said it has altered its plans for global internet provision and is closing its Aquila drone programme. Read More »

Apple releases the first public beta of iOS 12


In all honesty, iOS 12 beta 1 was extremely stable, so we expect this to be a seamless and impressive development period ahead of September release. A new type of customizable Animoji-like characters called Memoji , which can be edited and tweaked to a user's preferences and style. If you run into a major issue, you can always restore your device to iOS 11 . Read More »