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Research Apple's battery replacement deal could mean a dip in iPhone sales
Author: 0 Apple's battery replacement deal could mean a dip in iPhone sales

Apple is offering battery replacements for iPhone 6 and later through the end of the year, and will soon be pushing out a software that will show if the health of your battery is affecting performance. They might give you a general idea that your battery has degraded since the day you bought it, but I've seen wildly varying percentage numbers regarding my iPhone 6S Plus' battery health.

Research Research finds Antarctica ozone hole getting smaller
Author: 0 Research finds Antarctica ozone hole getting smaller

However, while past studies based on statistical analysis of the ozone hole's size have argued that the hole is recovering, the new study is the first to directly measure the chemical composition inside the ozone layer, confirming that the decline of CFCs is responsible for this.

Research Samsung Galaxy S8 Android Oreo update might bring a surprise
Author: 0 Samsung Galaxy S8 Android Oreo update might bring a surprise

It is called Exynos 9810 and is claimed to be as much as 40% faster than its predecessor, Exynos 8895. Now, a new discovery suggests that Samsung may use a display feature Apple users have had for several years. Samsung is likely adding Face recognition to the slightly redesigned Galaxy S9 . This makes the device to recognise people's faces easily. It does, however, bring all the Android Oreo features to the Galaxy S8+ such as better notification management, support for Google Autofill ...

Author: 0 Burnout Paradise HD Remaster Out in Japan in March

As far as the rest of the world goes, we would be very, very surprised not to see EA follow through with a worldwide release given just how well the popularity of Criterion's final Burnout title has endured. Before the end of 2017, we informed you about a rumor that started circulating and related to a probable launch of Burnout Paradise for current consoles, including Nintendo Switch .

Research SpaceX pushes rocket launch back to Sunday
Author: 0 SpaceX pushes rocket launch back to Sunday

The company rolled the rocket, featuring three Falcon 9 first stages mounted side-by-side with a second stage mounted on top of the center booster, to the pad for the first time December 28, raising it to the vertical position for fit checks there.

Research Exynos 9810 is official with AI application support, to power Galaxy S9?
Author: 0 Exynos 9810 is official with AI application support, to power Galaxy S9?

The octa-core processor's multi-core performance is also said to be 40% better as compared to its predecessor. According to Samsung , Exynos 9810 now features stronger security and takes advantage of deep learning in order to improve the security features that we will eventually get to experience in the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+.

Research Hisense Smart TVs Adding Amazon Alexa Service In 2018
Author: 0 Hisense Smart TVs Adding Amazon Alexa Service In 2018

Expect to see the cooking features in use very soon. Unfortunately Amazon only sells the Basic Edition of its Fire TV in Australia and we miss out on USA models which pack more grunt, support faster Wi-Fi, handle Ultra HD streaming and work with Amazon's talkative Alexa smart assistant.

Research These are Steam's most lucrative video games of 2017
Author: 0 These are Steam's most lucrative video games of 2017

The titles that saw over 100 000 concurrent players (excluding "short term spikes") were: PUBG , Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Ark: Survival Evolved , GTA V , H1Z1, Payday 2 , Warframe and Dota 2 . Games like PUBG , Ghost Recon: Wildlands , Dota 2 , and Rainbow Six Siege were among some of the Platinum titles previous year. If you reload the Top Sellers page you will notice that the titles jiggle around, meaning they are not displayed within any particular order amongst ...

Research Analysts Suggest Apple Likely To Buy Netflix
Author: 0 Analysts Suggest Apple Likely To Buy Netflix

Both analysts said that both companies will reveal this news soon as Us president Trumps' corporate tax cut has been passed. Apple is now believed to be sitting on a cash pile of as much as $252 billion, much of which is held in foreign jurisdictions.

Research Nintendo Switch Firmware 3.0.0 Hacked, Homebrew Reportedly Coming Soon
Author: 0 Nintendo Switch Firmware 3.0.0 Hacked, Homebrew Reportedly Coming Soon

Some of the Nintendo Switch placeholders could be for games that have already been revealed but have yet to receive release dates or retail listings. It should be noted, however, that Resetera poster Emily (who may or may not be the actual Emily Rogers) confirmed that John is right - and has also added that Japanese developer SNK has a Switch title in development.

Research The Nokia 3310 4G Is Expected To Launch In Early 2018
Author: 0 The Nokia 3310 4G Is Expected To Launch In Early 2018

HMD Global may announce Nokia 9 , alongside two other phones - Nokia 6 (2018 ) and Nokia 1 . The device had been listed on Chinese certification website TENNA with model number TA-1054. Android app support will allow for popular messaging platform WhatsApp to be ported to the feature phone, which is very important these days in a smartphone-oriented country like India.

Research LG CES 2018: Samsung Rival To Unveil 88-Inch 8K Display
Author: 0 LG CES 2018: Samsung Rival To Unveil 88-Inch 8K Display

But don't worry 8K is still very far and it will be interesting to see how other companies like Samsung will compete with this new 8K panel has Samsung is now concentrating more on its QLED technology. Now, you definitely shouldn't feel upset if you just got yourself a new 4K TV during the holiday season, because it'll be quite some time before 8K TVs hit the market.

Research Extreme Cold for New Years Eve
Author: 0 Extreme Cold for New Years Eve

A Canada 150 celebration on Parliament Hill, along with many outdoor events across the city, have already been cancelled due to extreme cold . Among the locations that "measured minimum temperatures in degrees Celsius" was Toronto Pearson Airport with a new record of -22.6C, breaking the old mark of -21.1C set in 1968.

Research Apple makes $29 iPhone battery replacements available immediately
Author: 0 Apple makes $29 iPhone battery replacements available immediately

Apple confirmed the news with TechCrunch, where they said: "We expected to need more time to be ready, but we are happy to offer our customers the lower pricing right away". In other words, Apple was planning to increase the supply of new batteries for iPhones until late January when they thought they'd have enough. At least eight lawsuits have been filed in California, New York and IL alleging that the company defrauded users by slowing devices down without warning them.

Author: 0 Some Samsung Note 8 devices might have faulty batteries

As expected, Samsung's next flagship smartphones - the Galaxy S9, S9+, and Note 9 - are included in the list. In September, Samsung is expected to hold another major unveiling event for the Galaxy Note 9. "Moreover, the company will strive to secure business growth opportunities through new technologies such as 5G and by strengthening the services and software competencies".

Research Xiaomi Mi A1 finally receives Android 8.0 Oreo
Author: 0 Xiaomi Mi A1 finally receives Android 8.0 Oreo

In addition to camera related improvements, the Android Oreo update ships with several performance optimisations including the December security patch. Also, in case, the update isn't showing up on your phone, you can also head over to settings to manually check if the update is available for your phone.

Research Look up! First supermoon of 2018 is on New Year's Day
Author: 0 Look up! First supermoon of 2018 is on New Year's Day

A supermoon is a moon that is at or near its closest point to Earth in its orbit when it reaches its full stage. This makes the moon look even larger compared to other objects appearing against the night sky, such as buildings and trees. That's because the January 31 supermoon will coincide with a total lunar eclipse, which will give the moon a reddish glow due to the sunlight reflected by the Earth's atmosphere.

Research WhatsApp users are experiencing New Year's Eve outages
Author: 0 WhatsApp users are experiencing New Year's Eve outages

We don't know as to how long it would take to restore the service. It isn't clear whether some of the reports of the app being down are due to this issue. WhatsApp official Twitter hasn't provided any details yet, though the hashtag "WhatsAppDown" is now the trending topic on the social media platform.