The much awaited successor to the iPhone X is here. Apple has launched the brand new iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max, shedding the ‘Plus’ tag for its smartphone.Design:
The devices are made of surgical grade stainless steel and have a gold finish on the front and glass back. The devices also have rounded corners. Apple claims to have used the most durable glass ever in a smartphone for the display. The devices also have a silver and space grey finish other than the gold finish. The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max have IP68 dust and water protection.Display:
The iPhone XS has a Super Retina OLED, 5.8 inch display. This is a bigger [...]
The Apple launch event, one of the most enthralling event of 2018 started with the introduction of the Apple Watch Series 4 with WatchOS 5. The much speculated smartwatch now features slimmer bezels resulting in larger display. The display, which is 30% larger than before, enables the smartwatch to show more information. Apple has completely redesigned the User Interface, hence we can now see more information in apps like photos, calendar and maps. Moreover, you can now customise your Apple Watch to suit your needs. From the health and fitness watch to the travelling smartwatch, you can customise it as per your wish.
The Apple Watch Series 4 has a dual core 64 bit processor [...]
In a turn of events, before the official launch of the new 2018 iPhones, a new leaks from Apple’s own website shows off three new iPhone models.iPhone Xs iPhone Xs Max iPhone Xr
The information was found in the project sitemap file which shows off the new iPhone names. The names were leaked in shopping links for cases for the upcoming iPhones. The cases and colours include Black, White, Midnight Blue, Productured, Stone, Taupe, Saddle Brown and many more color options.
The sitemap leak also shows that the 6.1-inch iPhone will indeed be called iPhone Xr, and it will be offered in six colors: black, white, red, yellow, coral and blue. The iPhone [...]
The Tor Project has now launched its first official mobile browser app on Android. It is a non-profit organisation behind the anonymous Tor browser that allows untraceable internet access. The users have two options to download the browser. They can either install the Tor Browser from Google Play Store or they can download the .APK file from the Tor Project Website itself. Tor, an acronym for “The Onion Router,” is especially popular amidst the Internet users who are often paranoid of being spied upon, or for those who need security and privacy.
To take advantage of the Tor browsing app on their Android devices, the users have to download Orbot, which is a proxy [...]
When it comes to Smartphones, misleading benchmarks has become a commonplace. Last year, OnePlus and Meizu were under scrutiny for manipulating the test results of some of their devices on AnTuTu and Geekbench. Now, Huawei and Honor have been caught cheating on benchmarks. And as a result, some of their handsets have been delisted from some prominent benchmarking platforms like UL Benchmarks, Futuremark and 3DMark. For now, devices removed are Huawei P20 Pro, Nova 3, and Honor Play. The news generated some flak on twitter.
It is an INCREDIBLY big deal that @HuaweiMobile has had some of its devices delisted from a respected and trusted [...]
It seems that the young generation is turning its back on Facebook. That too in large numbers. According to new revelations by the Pew Research Centre study, 44 percent of users between the age group of 18 to 29 have deleted the app from their phones in the past year. The report ensued after surveying 3,400 U.S. Facebook users. 26 percent people reveal that they have deleted the app. 42 percent say that they have taken a break for a few weeks. While 54 percent have readjusted their privacy settings.
While this might seem alarming to some, however, the survey doesn’t necessarily come as a harbinger of bad news. Firstly, the survey occurred between May 29 and June 11. To [...]
Apple is ready to host an annual fall iPhone event this September 12th. The Company is likely to unveil multiple new iPhones and possibly a new Apple Watch and an updated iPad Pro. Moreover, the event will be held at the Steve Jobs Theater on the Apple Park Campus in Cupertino, California.
The invite looks pretty enigmatic. And it doesn’t give out much, making it difficult to decipher how everything will roll out. It is just a flat rose gold halo-like image, against a stark black background. If you look closely, it comes across as the rings around Saturn, and says “Gather round” underneath the circle.
First and foremost, Apple may [...]
An image, allegedly of the upcoming Apple iPhone is doing the rounds on the internet. The image entails a pair of OLED models, which might be available in gold for the first time. Apple just confirmed the event for September 12, where reportedly, the tech giant is likely to unveil new iPhone models. Together with, Apple Watch Series 4, new MacBook Air, Mac Mini, iPads with FaceID and more products. Last year’s OLED model, the iPhone X, was limited to silver and space grey. According to the rumoured reports, Apple plans to call both OLED iPhones the iPhone XS.
It is believed that Apple may introduce three new iPhones at the event: a second-generation, upgraded iPhone X [...]
SpiceJet propelled India’s very first Biofuel driven flight using a blend of Jatropha seeds and turpentine fuel on Monday. 75% aviation turbine fuel and 25% bio-jet fuel empowers the 72 seater aircraft. The Aircraft took off from Dehradun and landed at the Delhi’s Indra Gandhi International airport. The 43-minute flight was operated by SpiceJet’s Bombardier Q-400 aircraft with 20 officials and five crew members onboard. This success is expected to pave the way for cheaper air travel. Also, the use of agricultural residues, bio-degradable fractions of industrial and municipal wastes is bound to make the air travel cleaner and more efficient.
Elated by the [...]
HMD Global has now taken over the reins of PureView trademark from Microsoft. With its advent, nearly a decade ago, PureView was originally owned by Nokia. However, back in 2014, it moved to Microsoft as a part of Nokia’s Devices and Services division deal. Public expectations are quite high with this recent acquisition. It is highly likely that the company might inject some new energy into the brand. Or probably revive the same technology of Lumia 1020 with a 41 MP camera.
It all started in January 2013! When The PureView brand entered the mobile phone market with the launch of the Nokia 808. It was first launched on a Symbian OS-based handset. However, [...]
Apple will launch the next versions of the iPhone on 12th September 2018. The phones are expected to be based primarily on the iPhone X and launched as incremental updates. One of the expected iPhones to launch in 2018 is a new “affordable 6.1 inch variant. This may as well be dubbed the iPhone 9.
The 6.1 inch iPhone is expected to have an LCD display allow for comparatively more affordable pricing with respect to the flagship iPhones it will launch with. Developers have found information relating to the new iPhone in Apple Xcode. Apple’s Xcode shows names like “iPhone xx” and “iPhone9.7”. The code also reveals that the 6.1-inch phone will [...]
With its disputes with Qualcomm, Apple decided to use Intel chipsets in its upcoming smartphones. However, the company also announced that it will focus on using in-house chipsets for the iPhones. Which is why along with the iPhone X and iPhone 8, the company introduced the A11 Bionic chip. This chip has a dedicated neural processing unit for AI applications. A new job posting on Apple’s website shows that the company may be planning on bringing a health-centric chipset to its products.
In the list of Apple products which would use a health-focussed chip, the Apple Watch could be the first. According to the job post, the company is looking for ASIC [...]