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2019 iPhones Likely To Include Three Rear Cameras And USB-C Port

On a worldwide basis, the top 5 smartphone companies continue to get stronger and now account for 69% of smartphone volume, up from 63% a year ago. This group...


Facebook paid teenage users to install a VPN that spies on them

So what kind of data is collected by Facebook as a part of this "research"? Facebook did not immediately respond to further requests for comment. "We design...


Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition celebrates 60+ years of going off-road

Toyota took out a row to maximize space, so it loses the eight-passenger capacity of a regular Land Cruiser. "As the vehicle that's played a part in the live...


Wargroove release date revealed for Switch, Xbox One, PC

Nintendo Switch sales have surpassed 10.5 million units in the USA and the platform's aligned launch sales are higher than those of the PlayStation 4 and Xbox ...


Google Slapped with $57 Million Fine in Landmark GDPR Case

The commission said users were "not sufficiently informed" about what they were agreeing to. This is the biggest fine that has been imposed on a tech company ...


Samsung Galaxy S10’s In-Display Fingerprint Sensor Won’t Work With Screen Protectors

Galaxy S10 will no longer have its big touchscreen protected and this means that Galaxy S10 users will need to be extra careful whenever they use the devic...


Is Facebook's '10-Year Challenge' meme a creepy facial recognition gambit?

According to Naimal Khan, companies like Facebook would not need to rely on the "ad hoc" data of the 10 Year Challenge when they could "automatically crawl th...


German court rejects Qualcomm patent infringement lawsuit against Apple

Qualcomm CEO Steve Mollenkopf said that Apple charged $1 billion Dollars to the company for the work required to make modem chips work with Apple products,...


USA 'probes Huawei for trade secret theft'

Sen.r Chris Van Hollen (D-MD), and Rep. Ruben Gallego (D-AZ) to impose a ban on selling United States technology to Chinese companies in violation of sanction...


Eye-tracking Vive VR headset headlines HTC's CES 2019 showcase

During its VIVE press conference earlier today, HTC has unveiled its next virtual reality headset called VIVE Cosmos . Over 1,000 new games have been int...


Microsoft Begins Hitting Mute on Cortana's Annoying Home windows 10 Setup Voiceover

While we're talking security, the same is true of the Windows Hello PIN reset process, which was tweaked and streamlined in the last build, and is now also av...


Amazon has record-breaking festive season

Apple and Google still have a long way to go before they can catch up to Amazon because Siri and Google Assistant are lacking many features when compared to ...


CenturyLink outage takes down several 911 emergency services across the US

CenturyLink said it "discovered some additional technical problems as our service restoration efforts were underway". Widespread outages across the country h...


Social Media Erupts After ‘Very Small’ Instagram Test Goes Broad By Accident

To say that the reaction from affected Instagram users was one of shock and horror would be an understatement, even though the horizontal scrolling affected o...


Trump asks 7-year-old if he still believes in Santa

Merry Christmas from our News4Jax family to you and yours. NORAD is typically charged with detecting attacks against North America by aircraft, missiles or ...


Samsung, LG to launch 5G smartphones at MWC 2019

Instead, we've got a medium and a large, then a small that has an entirely different display. While the names aren't confirmed, Samsung calls the device "Beyo...


Verizon, Samsung to release 5G smartphones in U.S

Huawei is about to release their new all-screen smartphone that has a cut-out-hole for the front camera. There is also a concept image that shows the Galaxy...


O2 network down across the United Kingdom - can you claim compensation?

After many complaints, O2 said they were hard at work finding the source of the issue, and later identified a problem with a third party supplier. This drop i...


OnePlus Will Have the First Snapdragon 855 Phone, Says CEO

In conjunction with Inseego and Qualcomm , Verizon also has a 5G hotspot launching in 2019. The Snapdragon 855 announced by Qualcomm and the existing S...


Epic Games to take on Steam with its own digital games store

Fortnite developer Epic Games has spent the past week teasing a huge announcement for The Game Awards , however, the big surprise has been spoiled a few day...