News: Tech & Science

Google finally updates its Inbox email app for the iPhone X

Friday  15:55,   06 july 2018
msn

After roughly nine months since Apple’s full-screen iPhone X hit the market, Google has at last updated its Inbox email app to support the device. Effectively, this update just removes the black bars on the top and bottom of the screen so[...]
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Your life is on your smartphone. These 8 steps can keep cyberthieves out

Friday  11:15,   06 july 2018
usatoday

Now that you’re relying on your smartphone more than ever before – personally and professionally – are you doing enough to protect it and its contents? From malware to phishing scams to digital eavesdropping, your device is more at risk than ever[...]

Tinder adds GIF-like video loops to spice up your dating profile

Friday  11:15,   06 july 2018
engadget

If you're a dating app regular, you know that a photo only says so much about yourself. Tinder thinks there's a better balance between the two. It's launching a Loops feature that (surprise) adds two-second looping videos to your[...]

Jupiter’s Colorful Auroras Carry Strange Footprint Of Its Moons

Friday  11:15,   06 july 2018
ibtimes

A team analyzing the data collected by Juno spotted the moon-associated auroral features in unprecedented detail.However, our Earth isn’t the only planet to produce these spectacular shows. The phenomenon is a result of sun’s electrically charged[...]

New MacBook, iPad Models Spotted In EEC Filings

Friday  11:15,   06 july 2018
ibtimes

Apple's new MacBooks and iPads might be announced in September alongside the 2018 iPhone models. It’s been discovered recently that Apple has registered several new MacBook and iPad models in Eurasia. The discovery of the registration[...]

Skype adds read receipts at long last

Friday  11:15,   06 july 2018
engadget

Skype is catching up with pretty much every other chat program on the planet by finally adding read receipts. When someone has seen your message, their avatar will pop up below, so you can see at a glance how up to date they are with your[...]

Facebook tops most downloaded apps of all time

Thursday  15:51,   05 july 2018
usatoday

Facebook is the most downloaded app ever for Apple iPhones. The Apple iTunes App Store turns 10 on July 10, and to celebrate, market research firm AppAnnie compiled a list marking the trends of the last decade, including the most downloaded [...]

Samsung's Foldable Galaxy X To Launch In January 2019

Thursday  15:51,   05 july 2018
ibtimes

Samsung appears to be sticking to its usual release schedule next year as the Galaxy S10 is tipped to launch in February during MWC 2019.The Samsung Galaxy S10 is said to launch in February during Mobile World Congress 2019, while the Galaxy X will[...]

Apple reportedly launching new iPhones in blue, orange, and gold colors

Thursday  15:50,   05 july 2018
msn

Apple is expected to launch larger iPhone models later this year, and they may arrive in a variety of colors. 9to5Mac reports that reliable analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is predicting that Apple’s rumored 6.5-inch OLED iPhone will launch in black, white,[...]

Faster software updates are coming to the OnePlus 5 and 5T

Thursday  15:50,   05 july 2018
engadget

Broken promises aren't usually a good thing. Unless, of course, you're talking about OnePlus' confirmation that its OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T models would not be receiving support for Google's Project Treble -- an initiative which[...]

Einstein’s Theory Of General Relativity Tested In Extreme Gravity

Thursday  11:21,   05 july 2018
ibtimes

Scientists demonstrated the rules of gravity apply to even some of the most massive and densest objects in the known universe.Proposed more than a century ago, the famous theory from the physicist states all objects fall at the same rate, be it a[...]

With Toys R Us gone, Amazon wants to send out a holiday toy catalog of its own

Thursday  11:20,   05 july 2018
msn

Now that Amazon has helped kill off Toys R Us, it wants to borrow the retailer’s iconic print holiday toy catalog. The online behemoth is interested in creating its own print catalog to mail out and also be handed out at Whole Foods (which it[...]

Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 pen will include Bluetooth

Thursday  11:20,   05 july 2018
engadget

Samsung hasn't been shy about hinting that the Galaxy Note 9 launch will focus heavily on the S Pen. Now, however, we have a better idea of what that means. An FCC filing for the Note 9's S Pen has revealed that it'll include Bluetooth,[...]

Huawei gets its first smartphone with 8GB of RAM

Wednesday  15:50,   04 july 2018
msn

Huawei just unveiled the Honor 10 GT, which will be its first smartphone with 8GB of RAM. Its predecessor, the Honor 10, which launched in April for China and in May internationally, only had options for 4GB or 6GB of RAM.Besides the extra RAM,[...]

This smartphone fingerprint sensor checks your temperature for extra security

Wednesday  15:50,   04 july 2018
cnet

Researchers say the clear sensory array will also hide under your display.In an article published in Nature Communications on Tuesday, a group of Korean researchers revealed they have developed a flexible, transparent fingerprint sensor array that[...]