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Gboard Gets ‘Minis’, Personalised Selfie Stickers for Android and iOS

Google has introduced AI-powered custom emoji stickers on Gboard, enabling users to create lookalike emojis to use and share with their friends. Calling them ‘Minis’ stickers, these new personalised selfie stickers are made from your selfie photo. To recall, they were first launchedin Google Allo, and could be imported into Gboard since last year. Earlier this year, the standalone feature was spotted […]

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6 great Android features missing from iOS 11

  Call me a flip-flopper, but the new features in iOS 11 have me thinking of jumping back to iOS after switching to Android barely a year ago. Indeed, the new version of iOS brings such enticing features as a revamped App Store, a customizable Control Center, and drag-and-drop for iPad users, plus such catch-up features […]

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Apple iOS 10.3.2 Is Causing New Problems

Apple AAPL +0.38% iOS 10.3.2 is a deceptively important update, but unfortunately it also carries a serious problem – and Apple has just made it a lot worse… What Apple has done is what it normally does after an iOS release: it stopped signing the previous version. This means users running iOS 10.3.2 can no longer downgrade (eg […]

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iPhone 8 Prototype Spotted in Video, Expected in Four Colour Variants

  HIGHLIGHTS iPhone 8 tipped to come in a mirror-like finish The prototype video tips iPhone 8 to be taller and wider than iPhone 7 Another leak claims wireless charging tech will be delayed iPhone 8 launch is inching near, and credible sources are now pouring in information about the smartphone regularly. John Gruber, Unbox […]

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iPhone 8 could feature a rear-facing laser system for AR and better autofocus

  Moreover, with the use of the laser system, depth detection for AR apps would be easier as well. The report further states that Apple has bought vertical-cavity-surface-emitting-laser components for use with the VCSEL system expected on the phone. As per sources, the Cupertino-giant would have to spend only $2 extra per device. So, on […]

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iPhone 8 does NOT exist, new Apple leak reveals

  The iPhone 8 does not exist. Apple will not launch a next-generation smartphone with the long-rumoured iPhone 8 branding this September, it has been claimed. Instead, the new flagship phone will be marketed as iPhone Edition, according to a new report from reliable Japanese blog Mac Otakara. The iPhone Edition brand would reportedly be […]

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Apple Makes an Uncharacteristic Move

  Apple decided to let reporters in on a secret this week: a new Mac Pro is coming sometime next year. ILLUSTRATION: GETTY IMAGES Apple is famously tight-lipped between product announcements, preferring to let fans merely speculate about what’s to come. The company made an exception Monday, when its marketing chief Phil Schiller invited a group of […]

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Apple Malware Appears to Be Skyrocketing

  If you’re a Mac user, you might want to look out for an increase of unwanted advertisements popping out from your web browsers. Security firm McAfee released a report this week that showed a big jump in 2016 regarding malware hitting the Mac operating system. The McAfee report said there were 460,000 malware instances […]

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Nokia 9 could rival the iPhone 8 in more than one way

  New Nokia smartphones, the kind that run a nearly pure version of Android, are going to launch soon in some markets. However, the Nokia 6, Nokia 5, and Nokia 3 that were unveiled at MWC aren’t flagship handsets. If you’re looking for Nokia-branded handsets that will rival the iPhone 8 and Galaxy S8, then you’ll […]

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Red iPhone 7 goes on sale in India, receives price cut as well

The (Product) Red edition of the Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus has been launched in India. The models, which were unveiled and launched in the US last month, are now available for purchase in India through Amazon. Interestingly, the retailer is already offering discounts on these variants. While the red iPhone 7 is currently […]