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Essential Phone will be a Sprint exclusive

Essential Phone will be a Sprint exclusive

Essential's CEO states that most of the phones sold in the usa are purchased at retail stores, which lines up with market estimates and makes sense given the customer has a chance to touch and feel the phone before buying. Andy Rubin and SoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son, whose company owns an 83% stake in Sprint, have a relationship and partnership. USA Today says Rubin is an advisor to SoftBank's Vision Fund, though it's worth noting that SoftBank backed out of a large investment in Essential ... Read More

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IOS 11 will let you record your iPhone or iPad's screen

This means that they might not be compatible with latest devices and can cause many technical difficulties for users. As foreseen, some iPhone and iPad will not have an update to iOS 11. The documentation page for iOS 11 beta shows that the updated software adds support for Core NFC, which is described as "a new framework for reading Near Field Communications tags and data in NFC Data Exchange Format". Read More

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Astros' Keuchel on 10-day disabled list with neck discomfort

Astros' Keuchel on 10-day disabled list with neck discomfort

The Astros scored three runs (two unearned) in the eighth inning to cut into the Royals' five-run advantage. Merrifield drove a 1-2 offering from Giles to left field, scoring Moustakas, Cheslor Cuthbert and Alex Gordon. Martes, 21, has been a diamond from the rough after being a thrown in player in the Jarred Costart trade in 2014 with the Marlins .The right-hander has struggled in Triple-A with a 0-2 record and a 5.29 ERA in eight starts. Read More

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'District 9' director to debut his new sci-fi flick on Steam

'District 9' director to debut his new sci-fi flick on Steam

Future volumes might then be monetized, and feature film adaptations of one of the shorts could be in the cards as well. Director Neill Blomkamp , the guy behind movies like District 9 and Elysium ( not to mention a very good attempt at Halo ), is now heading up a studio that is going to be releasing " experimental short films " on Steam . Read More

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8th Generation Intel Processors Will Be 30% Faster Than 7th Gen

Anyone who needs to edit large images or videos might also be tempted to grab one of Intel's new many-core CPUs. At its Computex event in Taipei today, Intel unveiled its new Core X-series of processors. All of the Core X-series processors are based on Intel's Skylake architecture. The high-end i9 model, the Intel Core i9-7920X will feature 12 CPU cores, will support 24 threads, will be priced at $1652 and is planned for an August release. Read More

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Sonic Mania's New Trailer Highlights Sweet Animation, Hints at New Zone

Sonic Mania's New Trailer Highlights Sweet Animation, Hints at New Zone

The date was originally spotted in a Steam trailer for a split-second before its official announcement. The news of the delay was a bummer, but it's good to know when we will finally be able to get our hands on this game. The game was put into development by Christian Whitehead, who previously worked on the Sonic CD revival for PC, mobile and consoles, as well as Headcannon and PagodaWest, working alongside Sega. Read More

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Mississippi rep: Lynch people removing Confederate monuments

Mississippi rep: Lynch people removing Confederate monuments

The post was made after three Confederate monuments and a monument to white supremacy were removed in New Orleans . "Let it be known, I will do all in my power to prevent this from happening in our State". Gray II, who represents a majority African-American district, supported the removal of the Confederate monuments and said he thinks Oliver committed a crime. Read More

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Apple iPhone 8 sized up against the iPhone 7s and 7s Plus

Apple iPhone 8 sized up against the iPhone 7s and 7s Plus

The reason for this is that the iPhone 8 will be the most expensive one to build. The molds also show that the dual-camera setup on the iPhone 8 will be positioned vertically. The first images of the real world images iPhone 8 have apparently been leaked online. So, the current iPhone 7 Plus device sells for $969. Looking at the pricing above, the iPhone 8's pricier retail price doesn't seem outlandish. Read More

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Google announces standalone Daydream VR headset

Google announces standalone Daydream VR headset

Google said it's working with Qualcomm on this technology and noted that WorldSense allows positional tracking without the need to install any external sensors. HTC now sells its own VR headset, the Vive, which requires a powerful computer to operate. HTC's announcement is a world first, but considering the competitive nature of VR, we're expecting rival companies like Oculus VR and Sony to chime in as well . Read More

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Maruti Suzuki Launches New Dzire Sedan

Maruti Suzuki Launches New Dzire Sedan

Anykawa said, "The new Dzire gets a complete design and package to meet the expectations of Indian customers". Maruti spent Rs 1,000 crore to develop the new Dzire . In terms of features, the 2017 Maruti Suzuki Dzire is a far cry from the outgoing model. Maruti will not offer a CNG variant of the Dzire anytime soon. Read More

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Ads Could Soon Be Coming To Alexa Skills

Ads Could Soon Be Coming To Alexa Skills

There's no Skype functionality as of yet, but those looking for a truly futuristic smart home feel will certainly welcome the ability to video call through the Echo Show . Amazon's Echo is expected to continue its dominance, with a share of almost 71 percent, though eMarketer expects Google's Home speaker to cut into that share with time. Read More

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Ransomware Attack Cripples Computer Networks In Europe, Russia

A "ransomware" attack on 16 health organisations in England and Scotland today plunged the NHS into chaos, with similar attacks affected Spanish telecom giant Telefonica and United States delivery firm FedEx. It had to cancel routine appointments and ambulances were being diverted to neighboring hospitals, Barts said. Still, only a small number of US-headquartered organizations were hit because the hackers appear to have begun the campaign by targeting organizations in Europe, said Vikram ... Read More

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