• Apple explains why Face ID didn't work in demonstration
Apple explains why Face ID didn't work in demonstration

Of course there will be questions about privacy. Two days after an embarrassing moment on stage , Apple sought to clarify on Thursday what happened when Face ID unlocking on the iPhone X didn't work on the first attempt during a demo. The company went head-to-head with the Federal Bureau of Investigation over the agency's demand that Apple un...

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  • Here are Microsoft's newest efforts to clean up Windows 10 privacy
Here are Microsoft's newest efforts to clean up Windows 10 privacy

Ahead of this, Microsoft rolled out a trio of privacy changes in the Creators Update in April, which introduced clearer explanations of privacy settings, an updated online privacy statement, and more precise details about what data it collects when users choose between "Basic" versus "Full" diagnostic data collection during the Windows setup ...

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  • Elon Musk shares explosion-heavy SpaceX bloopers on Instagram
Elon Musk shares explosion-heavy SpaceX bloopers on Instagram

The destruction is shown in chronological order with captions explaining the many reasons they fail, from running out of hydraulic fluid to engine sensor failure. But since the hard work of the team resulted in success, Musk will surely be proud to share this journey (with a mix of humor) with fans. Landing and reusing rocket boosters is key to M...

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  • Overwatch development is slowed by fighting toxic players — Blizzard
Overwatch development is slowed by fighting toxic players — Blizzard

Kaplan also spoke more broadly about poor behaviour in Overwatch , saying Blizzard has taken action against more than 480,000 accounts since the game launched in May 2016. Toxicity is a common problem in most online communities; taking steps to fight it after it has become a large problem is less effective than thinking about how to fight back ...

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  • Google Pixel 2: latest rumored specs and features
Google Pixel 2: latest rumored specs and features

The smaller of the two, Pixel 2 smartphone was spotted on FCC listing a few weeks ago. Users in United Kingdom and Australia seem to be not that lucky as they are only receiving the same Nexus 6P device as a replacement. And Google did say that this was strictly due to a hardware-related issue. Some users claimed that the tech giant did not min...

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  • Apple announces new Apple Watch series 3 with LTE connectivity
Apple announces new Apple Watch series 3 with LTE connectivity

There is also a W2 chip for Bluetooth and Wifi connectivity which allows for a 85% faster connection while being 50% more efficient. It is said that the battery life of both watches is up to 18 hours , but reports said that the battery life of LTE version could only last up to one hour when you make and receive calls.

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  • Project Octopath Traveler Demo Now Available on Nintendo Switch eShop
Project Octopath Traveler Demo Now Available on Nintendo Switch eShop

Project Octopath Traveler: What Is It All About? The style of the game is considered a "HD-2D" game, with a combination of CG and pixel art. These paths are connected to the eight characters in the game, each with unique stories and skills.

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  • Xenoblade Chronicles 2 launches December 1 worldwide
Xenoblade Chronicles 2 launches December 1 worldwide

When the game launches, there will be a Special Edition that contains a sound selection CD, special metal case, and a 220-page art book. Still! It should be quite special, and its release is being marked with a special edition and a themed Nintendo Switch Pro Controller too.

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  • Ryan School Trustees' get interim protection from Bombay High Court
Ryan School Trustees' get interim protection from Bombay High Court

His plea has been tagged with his parents' and will be heard along with theirs on Thursday now. Justice A S Gadkari observed that a copy of Thakur's intervention plea must be served to the Pintos, to give them a chance to respond to its contents.

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  • Apple Needs an Entirely New iPhone, Not Just a New Version
Apple Needs an Entirely New iPhone, Not Just a New Version

With Face ID , Apple is bringing a new way to unlock your iPhone . In an event on Tuesday, Apple launched three phones-iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X (which apple wants you to pronounce as iPhone 10). Right now, there's facial login through iris-scanning on the eye and facial login through camera scanning, but Apple's pushes b...

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  • Can Santa afford the new iPhone?
Can Santa afford the new iPhone?

The highlight of the smartphones were wireless charging and edge-to-edge display ( iPhone X). So, to take advantage of fast charging on one of the new iPhones, you'll need to buy both a Lightning-to-USB-C cable ( Apple sells them for $25 ), and a USB-C Power Delivery-compatible charger.

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  • Nintendo is releasing a 2DS XL that looks like a pokéball
Nintendo is releasing a 2DS XL that looks like a pokéball

Necrozma has split into dusk and dawn versions. The special Rockruff will be distributed holding a Focus Band and will also know the move Happy Hour which will allow you to receive twice as much prize money after battle. The offer is valid from September 22, 2017 ( Pokemon Gold & Silver's release on 3DS) to September 22, 2018. You can pick up ...

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  • Insider Preview 16288 Failing More Than Succeeding
Insider Preview 16288 Failing More Than Succeeding

Reports of stuttering in games quickly began to surface-not universal enough to prove there was a problem, but persistent enough to suggest that something, somewhere was amiss. "You'll notice that this build continues to include a bunch of good bug fixes Insiders will enjoy", Microsoft stated in a blog post . Microsoft's Privacy Statement will...

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  • What does Apple TV 4K's release mean for United Kingdom viewers?
What does Apple TV 4K's release mean for United Kingdom viewers?

While the Apple Watch Series 3 can muster "up to 3 hours of talk time" when connected to an iPhone , an LTE connection drops talk time to "over 1 hour", according to Apple's testing process . Users can search for content using the Siri and the Apple TV app, which will be initially available in the US, Australia and Canada. Tested with mus...

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  • Australian astronomers to capture final moments of 20-year NASA mission
Australian astronomers to capture final moments of 20-year NASA mission

Cassini's grand finale actually began in April, with a series of dives between Saturn's rings, close to the planet and its moons, providing unprecedented insight. "It will radiate across the solar system for almost an hour and a half after Cassini itself has gone". Now, after all this, Cassini has run out of fuel.

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  • Regulators take step to ban fracking near Delaware River
Regulators take step to ban fracking near Delaware River

The DRBC oversees the Delaware River Watershed, in four states: New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware. While New York State has yet to decide whether to allow fracking, economically struggling Binghamton has passed a drilling ban which prohibits any exploration or extraction of natural gas in the city for the next two years.

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  • The Division is free to play this weekend on PC
The Division is free to play this weekend on PC

Players can begin the pre-download today through their Uplay client! The free trial weekend ends on Sunday, September 17 at 1pm PT, 4pm ET, 9pm BST, 10pm CEST. The Division has since had a rocky road, with much of its playerbase falling away due to a large number of glitches , hacking , and other problems that players repeatedly hoped Ubisoft...

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  • Hurricane Irma Regains Category 4 Strength
Hurricane Irma Regains Category 4 Strength

Also the remnant of Irma may try and energize a little bit as it gets close to New England late Thursday and Friday. Though the full extent of Irma's wrath remained unclear, catastrophe modelling firm AIR Worldwide estimated it had caused US$20 billion to US$40 billion in damage to insured properties in Florida alone.

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  • Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Under Analyst Spotlight
Activision Blizzard, Inc (NASDAQ:ATVI) Under Analyst Spotlight

ATVI was included in 5 notes of analysts from September 6, 2016. It has underperformed by 48.30% the S&P500. Activision Blizzard, Inc . (NASDAQ: ATVI ) has a beta of 1.10, compared to a beta of 1 for the market, which implies that the stock's price movements are more extreme than the market as a whole.

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  • Apple stealthily hikes iPad Pro price - Is Brexit to blame?
Apple stealthily hikes iPad Pro price - Is Brexit to blame?

The entry-level 64GB iPad Pro appear to have been spared the increase in price leaving the 10.5-inch starting at $649 and the 12.9-inch at $799. The 512GB iPad Pro is now $999, up from $949.

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