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AI means smarter images. (TR)
November 13, 2018 - 12:54 GMT
Artificial intelligence (AI) is making its way into almost every aspect of our lives. It’s our phones, while many of us have let it into our homes in the form of voice assistants in smart speakers.
First up is the iPhone X, recently discontinued after the launch of the iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR. (TechRadar)
November 12, 2018 - 09:38 GMT
Apple has quietly launched another couple of official repair programs – that's where it acknowledges manufacturing problems with its products, and offers free fixes for all the devices affected. This time they cover the iPhone X and 13-inch MacBook Pro.
The new Amazon deal, first spotted by CNET, will limit the sellers of new and used Apple products on Amazon to Apple-authorized resellers. (Shutterstock)
November 11, 2018 - 04:53 GMT
If you've shopped online for a new iPhone or iPad and tried to check Amazon, you've probably run into a bunch of third-party sellers.
In the current WoW game they’d barely be a blip on your leveling journey, but for the old timers both of these locations were where WoW really began to open up (at least for human, and orc/troll players). (Shutterstock)
November 08, 2018 - 04:02 GMT
To the uninitiated, it might be a little tricky to grasp why it’s such a big deal that Blizzard are stripping down World of Warcraft to the state it was back in 2004 for the release of World of Warcraft: Classic, but if you were to compare the current game, to the ‘Vanilla’ experience, there are so many changes and enhancements - from the graphics, to the mechanics, to the very lay of the land - that the game can sometimes be barely recognizable.
Samsung to seek developer feedback for foldable phone. (KhT)
November 07, 2018 - 08:28 GMT
Keen to make its foldable smartphone the next big thing, Samsung Electronics will depart from its usual policy of keeping product plans highly secret and provide some details of the phone's key features for app developers this week.
'Sophia the Robot' is seen on stage before a discussion about Sophia's multiple intelligences and artificial intelligence (AI) in Hong Kong. (AFP)
November 06, 2018 - 09:00 GMT
In less than 50 years, Artificial Intelligence (AI) will match humans on traits like adaptability, creativity and emotional intelligence, an expert has predicted.
The Nintendo Switch has been going from strength to strength since its launch last year. (TechRadar)
November 05, 2018 - 09:07 GMT
The Nintendo Switch has been going from strength to strength since its launch last year, with a host of top-tier titles released for the hybrid console, but it still lacks many of the most popular apps you can find elsewhere.
It would appear Apple is ready to let other companies get to market first with their 5G phones before following up with its own implementation the year after next. (Shutterstock)
November 04, 2018 - 03:49 GMT
Infrastructure for next-generation 5G phone networks is only in the very early stages of being established, but that isn't going to stop phone makers building 5G capabilities into their handsets (and making a lot of noise about it) as soon as they possibly can. According to a new report, Apple is going to join the party in 2020.
The first MacBook Air revolutionised Mac with its thin wedge-shaped aluminium design. (khaleejTimes)
October 31, 2018 - 13:06 GMT
Apple today introduced an all-new MacBook Air, bringing a stunning 13-inch Retina display, Touch ID, the latest processors and an even more portable design to the world's most loved notebook.
Albeit with folks running around a world with no quest. (TechRadar)
October 30, 2018 - 09:44 GMT
Folks are already playing the World of Warcraft Classic demo – or at least a limited version of it – before its official launch following the opening ceremony of BlizzCon 2018 on November 2.
UAE-based startup Health at Hand has received recognition from Silicon Valley. (Shutterstock)
October 29, 2018 - 09:44 GMT
UAE-based startup Health at Hand has received recognition from Silicon Valley after winning a place on the coveted Blackbox Connect entrepreneurial immersion programme.
However, not all the devices that get iOS 12.1 will get Group FaceTime. (TechRadar)
October 28, 2018 - 10:05 GMT
If you're eagerly waiting to start some group video chat conversations with your friends over FaceTime, you'll be pleased to know the feature is finally reaching Apple-made devices with the launch of iOS 12.1, which should be any day now.
Many smartphones allow you to turn on a rule of thirds grid, which helps to compose the image. (Shutterstock)
October 25, 2018 - 05:12 GMT
There are a few simple things you can do that dramatically improve your smartphone photography. Whether it’s capturing dramatic landscapes on holiday or taking better selfies for Instagram, here are a few tricks to help you get even more out of your camera.
Respecting others is a good start, as is taking care of your privacy online. (Shutterstock)
October 24, 2018 - 05:54 GMT
NCSAM was launched by the National Cyber Security Alliance & the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in October 2004 to make sure that our online lives - at work and at home - are kept safe and secure.
How do we choose which video conferencing software to use? (Shutterstock)
October 23, 2018 - 06:53 GMT
Achieving a suitable work-life balance has become increasingly difficult in the Information Age. For most of us, employment is like a shadow, following us wherever we go and disappearing only when we turn out the lights. We work at the office, we work from home and sometimes we even work when we’re supposed to be on vacation. That’s where the best video conferencing software comes in.
Unique opportunities. Participants attend a conference during the international TechCrunch Startup Battlefield in Beirut’s Digital District. (TechCrunch)
October 22, 2018 - 07:22 GMT
In a first for the region, the international TechCrunch Startup Battlefield took place in Beirut’s Digital District. With multiple announcements of funding from around the region — for equity and without — MENA’s tech eco-system is clearly evolving.