• O2 network down across Kent leaving thousands without data

    O2 network down across Kent leaving thousands without data

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    Earlier today O2 confirmed the issue was identified as a software problem within the system of one of their 3rd party suppliers. 'We have been working hard on resolving the United Kingdom data issue since early this morning. Ericsson said that, with the cause of the issue now isolated, it was working to get all of its customers back online. After EE, O2 is the second-largest mobile network operator in the United Kingdom with over 25 million subscribers.
  • Samsung and Verizon Will Release a 5G Smartphone in 2019

    Samsung and Verizon Will Release a 5G Smartphone in 2019

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    Qualcomm is believed to have a technology lead on Intel in 5G - though it's unclear how much. He said that the full chip systems will be able to switch between 4G and 5G and will support both millimetre-wave and sub-6 gigahertz bands, the two frequency spectrums used by 5G networks.
  • Microsoft Killing Edge Browser to Make Chrome-Powered Alternative

    Microsoft Killing Edge Browser to Make Chrome-Powered Alternative

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    A brand new browser based on the Chromium engine could go a long way toward drawing in more users and resolving numerous complaints about Edge . A Microsoft-made Chromium-based browser would render web pages almost identically as Chrome, meaning less confusion over which web site works well in what browser.
  • New Galaxy S10 renders show display hole and triple camera array

    New Galaxy S10 renders show display hole and triple camera array

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    The images that can be seen in the gallery below are said to be based on product information provided by reliable sources familiar with the final design of Samsung's next Android flagship. As for other aspects of the phone's design, the Galaxy S10 Plus appears to have the power and volume buttons on the right, while the left side will have the dedicated Bixby button.
  • Google Hangouts gets hung out to dry in 2020, report says

    Google Hangouts gets hung out to dry in 2020, report says

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    The reported move may not surprise many because the company has shifted its focus to other communication platforms. Enjoy Hangouts while you can - because the feature may be ending come 2020. Users complain about bugs and slow performance; it seems likely that Google won't address these concerns anymore if the rumor is true. Google at this point has just gotten in the habit of shutting down services as soon as their popularity falls below the company's expectations, regardless of the ...
  • Sign-ups for Anthem's Xbox One Closed Alpha are now open

    Sign-ups for Anthem's Xbox One Closed Alpha are now open

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    There will be multiple sessions across the two days, and players can participate in one or all of them, but can only sign up to play on one platform. In its closed alpha info statement EA said that while gamers can enjoy checking out Anthem , its tech guys will be " adjusting things like matchmaking and server load on the fly ." .
  • Hyundai Palisade Stay Hidden Behind BTS In Final Teaser

    Hyundai Palisade Stay Hidden Behind BTS In Final Teaser

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    Setting its sights on the Toyota Highlander ( Kluger ) and Nissan Pathfinder in the United States market, the Palisade arrives as the spiritual successor to the Santa Fe XL - a long-wheelbase version of the previous-generation seven-seat large SUV sold Down Under.
  • Bitcoin rallies as Amazon embraces blockchain

    Bitcoin rallies as Amazon embraces blockchain

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    They explained that no data would be stored on AWS servers or used for training. The new offering positions Amazon well to compete with other analytics service providers - perhaps most notably, UnitedHealthcare's Optum - and to support its still-unnamed partnership with JP Morgan Chase and Berkshire Hathaway.
  • ‘Google Fi’ Now Works With Apple’s iPhone

    ‘Google Fi’ Now Works With Apple’s iPhone

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    Carrier partnerships with both Sprint and T-Mobile allowed Project Fi subscribers to get the best network connectivity wherever they were, and a simple pricing model of $20 per month for baseline service and $10 for every gigabyte of data offered clarity about just what subscribers were getting for their money.
  • Red Dead Online Goes Live This Week

    Red Dead Online Goes Live This Week

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    Granted the game, just went into beta today , so this may change in the future. Beyond basic descriptions of seven-person posses teaming up in online missions and competitive modes, Rockstar has been nearly entirely silent with regard to the concept of Red Dead Online .
  • Windows 10 is getting a ‘Light’ theme for dark mode haters

    Windows 10 is getting a ‘Light’ theme for dark mode haters

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    Microsoft rolled out a new Windows 10 19H1 build earlier today , and the standout new feature is a Light theme - the flawless antidote for those who don't really like the dark themes that seem to be everywhere nowadays. Further, Microsoft tweaked the default Windows wallpaper to fit the new white look better. The more substantive information for IT pros will be more detailed and transparent information about not just the 1809 update, but also around the status of future servicing ...
  • Samsung Galaxy J4 Core Android Go-based smartphone launched: Full specifications

    Samsung Galaxy J4 Core Android Go-based smartphone launched: Full specifications

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    The price of the Galaxy J4 Core is still a mystery, but for the sake of comparison Samsung had launched the Galaxy J2 Core in India with a price tag of Rs. On the front, it sports a 5-megapixel sensor with a f/2.2 aperture for taking selfies and video calling. In terms of connectivity, the phone supports Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4GHz), Bluetooth v4.2, USB 2.0, and Global Positioning System.
  • Dark Mode really does save your phone's battery life, says Google

    Dark Mode really does save your phone's battery life, says Google

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    In a way, that statistic kind of explains why scientists have warned against prolonged exposure to blue light. Google has added the Dark Mode feature to several of its Android apps this year. But that's absolutely not a problem these days, as most of the flagship devices out there pack OLED screens, premium iPhone X versions included. Google focuses more on the interface and user experience of Android more than it ever has in the past.
  • Save 30% on Fossil's brand new Sport smartwatch

    Save 30% on Fossil's brand new Sport smartwatch

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    As typical, there are two sizes to choose from - 41mm and 43mm - both of which come with a nylon and aluminium case. It is priced at $255 (roughly Rs. The recently announced Wear OS Spotify app will also, Fossil says, be pre-loaded onto the watch for use straight out of the box as will personal safety app Noonlight.
  • Samsung to reveal foldable Galaxy phone this week

    Samsung to reveal foldable Galaxy phone this week

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    The phone has been in rumours and reports for a long time but it may be nearing its launch date. Samsung's foldable smartphone announcement is expected at company's upcoming annual developer conference being held in San Francisco between November 7 and 8.