Technology news 09 Feb, 2021
Xiaomi announces global MIUI 12.5 release time frame - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
Here's when you can expect the update, and which global devices to expect it on.
Xiaomi unveils new flagship Mi 11 to challenge Galaxy S21, iPhone 12 - The Indian ExpressThe Indian Express
The Xiaomi Mi 11 starts at €749 (or approx Rs 65,880) and is powered by the Snapdragon 888 processor.
10 most-downloaded apps in January: WhatsApp falls behind as this messaging app takes centre stage - CNBCTV18CNBCTV18
Driven by, Telegram has become the most downloaded non-gaming app worldwide for January 2021, driven to a large extent by rising demand in India amid WhatsApp privacy row. The app saw 6.3 crore installs last month—a nearly four-fold increase compared to Janu…
Valheim's Destructive Boss Fights Leave Behind A Permanent Mark On Your World - TheGamerGoogle News
Steam has officially come to China, and Sony’s PS5 is officially coming too - The VergeThe Verge
Valve is releasing an official client for the Chinese market, and Sony is planning to release its PlayStation 5 console in the country. The gaming platforms will now have access to over a billion new users.
Transfer WhatsApp Chats To Telegram With This Simple Trick: WhatsApp To Telegram! - Trak.inTrak.in
WhatsApp to Telegram, with this simple trick. You can now export Whatsapp chats to Telegram in a few steps. Telegram is allowing users to import WhatsApp chats to Telegram within a few minutes. You will be able to import WhatsApp Chats to Telegram wi
Apple hardware chief Dan Riccio stepped down to focus on AR/VR - Ars TechnicaArs Technica
Also from the report: Apple may make its own displays for Macs, iPhones.
WATCH: An Animal Crossing: New Horizons Speed Build of a Stunning Treehouse - EssentiallySportsEssentially Sports
Watch this Animal Crossing: New Horizons YouTuber's speed build of designing and decorating a treehouse for the duck villager, Molly.
This may be our first look at Android 12, Google’s next Android OS - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
This could be our first look at Android 12, Google's next Android OS release set to debut in 2021, with a new widget UI and other changes.
Free-to-Play Battle Royale, Advanced Destruction, Platoon System, and More - TechnoCodexTechnocodex.com
Battlefield 6 is prone to sport a sophisticated degree of destruction that’s being termed as “levolution”, an identical time period used within the advertising of Battlefield 4. Furthermore there’s probably a brand new system within the works
Apple’s App Store is hosting multi-million dollar scams, says this iOS developer - The VergeThe Verge
iOS developer Kosta Eleftheriou, creator of the FlickType keyboard app, is sounding the alarm on rampant scam apps proliferating on the App Store in plain sight and with little action taken by Apple to police the platform.
Forza Horizon 4 brings arcade racing bliss to Steam this March - CNETCNET
It's the first time the franchise will make its way to Steam, and it invites a slew of new players along for the ride.
Samsung Galaxy A52 5G passes through the FCC with 4,500 mAh battery and 15W charging - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
The phone will have both a single and a dual-SIM version, both are identical beyond the card tray. There will be an A52 4G model as well.
Terraria developer cancels Google Stadia port after YouTube account ban - Ars TechnicaArs Technica
Hit indie game developer tells Google, "Doing business with you is a liability."
Buyer’s Guide: Don't Buy a MacBook Pro Now - MacRumorsMacRumors
New MacBook Pro models are expected to arrive later this year with some of the biggest improvements to the product line to date, including some...
WhatsApp could soon let you mute your videos before sharing - gizmochinagizmochina
The Nintendo Switch can now run Android 10, unofficially - XDA DevelopersXDA Developers
You can now run Android 10 based on LineageOS 17.1 on your Nintendo Switch. Here's how to install and set it up on your device!
Apple will allow users to set a default music player in iOS 14.5 - HT TechHindustan Times
Prior to the release of the latest iOS 14.5 beta, users had to specify what music player they wanted to use every time they wanted to play a track.
OnePlus 9 Pro Will Feature Hasselblad Camera System: Report - PetaPixelPetaPixel
The leaked images appear legitimate, and show a robust camera array and additional photo features.
Fortnite Leak Reveals Upcoming The Flash Skin - ComicBook.comComicBook.com
It would appear that Fortnite developer Epic Games is not yet done with the superheroes from The CW's list of DC Comics-based shows as information about a new skin based on what appears to be The CW's version of The Flash has started making the rounds online.…
Speedtest for iOS Adds a New Video Streaming Test That'll Make You Hate Your ISP Even More - GizmodoGizmodo.com
Ookla, which makes the Speedtest app, announced on Monday that it has added a video streaming test to the iOS version of Speedtest, which tells you the best resolution to stream video content on all your devices without annoying buffers or hiccups.
Fortnite 2021 vs Fortnite 2018: 5 major changes that shape the way Fortnite is today - SportskeedaSportskeeda
Fortnite came out in 2017, but it was not until 2018 that it became a global phenomenon.
Xiaomi Mi 11 with 108MP main camera, Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SoC launched globally: Price, specs and more - Gadgets NowGadgets Now
Consumer technology company Xiaomi has launched its flagship smartphone — called Xiaomi Mi 11 — globally. The key highlights of the smartphone are Qualcomm’s latest flagship processor and its camera capabilities. Xiaomi Mi 11 priceThe smartphone has been laun…
World of 'Genshin Impact' created in huge 1000 hour model - NMENME
The world of Genshin Impact has been created by a fan in physical form, using 3D printed pieces designed, cut, and painted by hand
Amazon Alexa celebrates 3rd anniversary in India - India TV NewsIndia TV News
Amazon India is now celebrating the 3rd anniversary of Alexa in India.
Unseen E3 2006 Demo Footage Showcases Early Gameplay For Super Mario Galaxy And More - Nintendo LifeNintendo Life
Wii Series was also prominently featured
Activision Blizzard: What We're Watching Now - The Motley FoolMotley Fool
Here's what could unlock even more value in the video game giant's business.
Realme Narzo 30 India Launch Teased, Company Asks Fans to Choose Box Design - Gadgets 360NDTV News
Realme Narzo 30 has been teased with a retail box that the company has asked fans to choose the design for. There is no information on the phone itself at this time.
Amazon Highlights Alexa's Popularity to Celebrate Three Years in India - Voicebot.aiVoicebot.ai
Amazon is celebrating Alexa’s third anniversary in India by showcasing how popular the voice assistant is. The tech giant pulled..
How to Find a PlayStation 5: Tips, Retailers, Stock Alerts, and More (Good Luck!) - WIREDWired
Months after launch, Sony's latest console is proving difficult to find for many. We've got some tips on how to score one.
Infinix Smart 5 India Launch Date Set for February 11, to Feature Dual Rear Cameras and 6.82-Inch Display - Gadgets 360NDTV News
Infinix Smart 5 will launch in India on February 11 at 12pm (noon), the company has shared via a press release. A dedicated Flipkart page has also been made live on the e-commerce platform.
Microsoft has a new password security tool you need to check out - BGRBGR
Microsoft launched Autofill, a new password manager tool available inside the Microsoft account. Autofill works on mobile via the Microsoft Authenticator app and on the desktop via Microsoft Edge or the Chrome browser — an Autofill extension is available for …
Genshin Impact: What time does Lantern Rite start? Release date for event - HITC - Football, Gaming, Movies, TV, MusicHITC - Football, Gaming, Movies, TV, Music
Genshin Impact update 1.3 came out a few days ago with the Xiao banner and a Five Flushes of Fortune event. While the upcoming version...
Among Us Has a New Mod That Makes You Play Like the Hulk - EssentiallySportsEssentially Sports
Popular Among Us mod have made a new custom mod that makes you a giant and then cause rampage on the map like Hulk from the Avengers
realme Race may launch in India as it has been certified by BIS - gizmochinagizmochina
As soon as Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 went official in early December 2020, multiple OEMs confirmed that they will be releasing phones with this chipset. One of those companies was realme, which even shared its device’s codename (Race). Now, this handset has bee…
Moto G10, Moto G30, and Moto E7 Power specifications, prices, and renders leak out - 91mobiles91mobiles
Moto G10, G30, and E7 Power prices, specifications, and renders reveal everything about the phones ahead of their launch.
Gmail appears to be testing outline-style icons on desktop - 9to5Google9to5google.com
It appears as though Google is testing some tweaked icons within Gmail on desktop to closely mimic icons seen on the Android and iOS apps.
Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Zombies Firebase Z glitch allows players permanent God-Mode with Tombstone - SportskeedaSportskeeda
YouTuber CerealGlitchers recently revealed a new glitch on the Firebase Z Zombies map that allows players to gain permanent God-Mode in Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War.
Microsoft will replace old Edge browser with Chromium version Starting April 2021 - guru3d.comguru3d.com
Microsoft will automatically remove your old Windows Edge browser starting April 13th by way of an update Microsoft is to replace the browser on that day with the new version based on Chromium, the so...
Google Play Music Data Will Be Deleted on February 24: Here’s How to Transfer to YouTube Music - Gadgets 360NDTV News
Google is urging users to transfer or delete their Google Play Music data before it gets wiped out on February 24, 2021. The music platform officially shut in December last year. Users are being encouraged to transfer to Google’s other music streaming service…
The Playstation 5 consumes more power than even the latest GeForce RTX 3080 laptops - Notebookcheck.netNotebookcheck.net
There's a lot of data out there on the Playstation 5 and how power-hungry it can be when running games. Now, let's see if it's any more power efficient than the new Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060, 3070, and 3080 gaming laptops.
Nokia 5.4 India launch teased via Flipkart; quad-cameras, Qualcomm Snapdragon SoC confirmed - MoneycontrolMoneycontrol
The Nokia 5.4 is expected to sit in Nokia’s portfolio as a budget smartphone under Rs 15,000 in India.
Google Moves Away From Diet of 'Cookies' to Track Users for Targeted Advertisements - Gadgets 360NDTV News
Google is weaning itself off user-tracking cookies that allow the Web giant to deliver personalised advertisements, but which also have raised the hackles of privacy defenders.
Exynos 2100 vs Snapdragon 888: Benchmarking the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra versions - GSMArena.com news - GSMArena.comGSMArena.com
We have some performance numbers of our own to go over and examine.
This Game Boy Mod Makes Controlling Your Apple TV a Breeze - PCMagPCMag.com
A YouTuber modded a Game Boy Color to work as an Apple TV remote with fantastic results.
Apple will win 53% of TSMC’s 5nm chip production this year - Gizchina.comGizchina.com
Apple will win 53% of TSMC’s 5nm chip production this year. Most of these chips will be used for Apple's upcoming iPhones
Apple's M1 Mac mini with 512GB of storage is $70 off at Amazon - EngadgetEngadget
Amazon is selling the M1 Mac mini with 512GB of storage for $829, the lowest price this version has ever reached.
Weekend poll: Should Google notify customers when an extension or app changes hands? - Android PoliceAndroid Police
Last week, Google remotely disabled a pretty popular Chrome extension, which was found to contain malware. The lead up to that point was complicated, but
Xiaomi Reveals its Unique Concept “First Quad-Curved Waterfall Display” - PhoneWorld MagazinePhoneworld.com.pk
Xiaomi has revealed that the company is going to announce something new and innovative which would be "mind-blowing", the first Quad-curved Waterfalls model smartphone that features a curved screen on
Google Pixel 5, Fitbit Versa 3, and Pixel Buds international giveaway! - Android AuthorityAndroid Authority
There are three great prizes up for grabs in our latest giveaway, including the Pixel 5 and the best Fitbit on the market.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time remake delayed indefinitely by Ubisoft - TechnoCodexTechnocodex.com
The remake of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time has been delayed indefinitely. The action-adventure title was beforehand set to launch in January, however it had been delayed to March. Now, the sport has been delayed for the second time
ASUS ZenFone Mini Will Be A Compact Android Flagship Phone - Gizchina.comGizchina.com
A new report has arrived hinting at a flagship compact phone known as the ASUS ZenFone Mini. It will come with a smaller form factor but with Snapdragon 800-series processor.
5 ways the Galaxy S21 series is worse than the S20 - Android PoliceAndroid Police
There’s no denying that the Galaxy S21 series took some heavy inspiration from current Note handsets — both in form and function. Unlike last
AirPods found in man's chest as he felt discomfort: Here's what happened - BGR IndiaWww.bgr.in
Man swallows Apple AirPods while sleeping and it was found in the lower portion of esophagus when an X-Ray was taken after he was rushed to the hospital.