close
Gadgets

Moto Z Play Will Get the Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update Lenovo Confirms

Moto Z Play Will Get the Android 7.1.1 Nougat Update Lenovo Confirms

Last year Lenovo launched the mid segment smartphone for the Indian market called Moto Z Play. This device is all set to update to the latest Android Nougat 7.1.1 very soon and this news has taken everyone by surprise. Android Nougat made its debut on the Google very own Pixel range and later on it was embraced by the Samsung Galaxy S8 smartphones but rest of the OEMs has been slow in updating their device to the latest Android OS.

read more
Gadgets

Apple to Replace iPad 4th Gen with iPad Air 2

Apple to replace iPad 4th gen with iPad Air 2

It been sometime since Apple has launched the new version of the original iPad series. The iPad 4 was the last iterant of the original series which kept getting upgrades and features since its debut in 2012. Finally Apple has decided to do away with the iPad 4th generation completely by offering the newer and capable iPad Air 2 to the users. If you are one of those who are still clinging to your iPad 4 then it should be noted that all the stocks of this variant has been depleted and Apple is officially discontinuing the fourth generation iPad.

Get iPad 4 replaced with iPad Air 2 for free

If you are have iPad 4 and it has breaks down for some reason then you can get iPad Air 2 in replacement. As stated earlier Apple doesn’t have any iPhone 4 in the stock therefore it is bound to offer a replacement in the form the latest iPad Air 2 which is available in huge quantities. For those who are thinking of breaking their old device in order lay hand on the new variant of then they should be cautious in their attempt.

iPad Air 2_1

Apple will be at first indulge in assessing the broken device in order to determine the cause of any break or malfunctioning. Apple can easily provide the replacement for the smaller part of the iPad4, if the damage is beyond control then users will be given the new iPad as a replacement.

It should also be kept in mind the new iPad is not available universally which means it isn’t guaranteed that Apple will offer a replacement for iPad 4 in from of new iPad right at the store. You might end up in a situation where you have to wait for weeks or months before iPad Air 2 can be given as a replacement in your region.

Features of the iPad Air 2

It has a screen size of 9.7 inches and runs on the A8x processor which is breathtakingly fast when at work. It has improved camera functions along with video capture quality which allows to record for 120 frames per second.

iPad Air 2

It has a breathtakingly sharp and vivid screen which has about 3.1 pixels in it and it comes with the improved Retina Display which is apt for longer usability. This iPad has a massive battery life of 10 hours which is more than enough to get along for a whole without the need of charging at all.

The new iPad is certainly a great upgrade over the iPad 4 and Apple is making news by offering it for free to the users as a replacement for their broken old iPad.

A great way of winning over the customers

With this move Apple is trying to ensure that their customers at get something in return for their broken device. But offering a two years newer model for an age old iPad has never been expected either by the customers or by the tech enthusiasts and this shows how far Apple can go to keep the customers loyal to its brand.

read more
Software

Windows 10 ‘Creators Update’ Looks to Make Some Intimidating Things Easy

Windows 10 ‘Creators Update’ Looks to Make Some Intimidating Things Easy

Making tough tasks simpler seems to be hallmark of Windows 10 ‘Creators Update’

After a number of delays Microsoft has finally released the ‘Creator Update’ for its Windows 10 operating system which happens to get tough tasks quite easily. Creators update happens to be third major upgrade to the Windows 10 which was launched way back in 2015. This Creators update brings some new exciting feature which includes 3 D modelling and it is so easy that any users can make use of it instantly. This function essentially allows users to turn their Smartphone into a 3D scanner and later on these images can be uploaded on the computer. It also brings quite astonishing support for the virtual reality and mixed reality headsets.

Creator Update, The silent war of creativity

It is widely believed that the creative tends to use Apple MacBook series devices while Windows PC is used for the rest of the productive work. For long Microsoft has been trying to woo the artists, musicians, gamers, architects and designer to opt for its software and hardware. Even the advertisement used by Apple has helped in cementing the view the Mac operating system is aptly designed to take care of the creative needs. In this regard Windows has launched the Surface Studio PC which is a 28 inch touch screen device and it can easily handle the extensive demands of the creative users.

On similarly note Microsoft has brought the two special features in form 3 D Modelling and 3 D Scanner on Windows 10 with Creator Update. This will help in pushing Windows operating system as a creative as well as productive platform for the masses.

Ushering a creative era

Microsoft has stated that the Creators Update is designed to empower everyone to create with ease and simplicity. New creative features will allow the parents to take the photo of the sand castle made by their kids on vacation in 3D. They are simply required to walk around the sand castle with phones in order to create a 3 D model. This model can later on be printed and given to the children as a memento. Microsoft has assured the further Windows 10 upgrades will continue focusing on creativity and updates will be brought within short cycles.

Creators Update free and for everyone

Creators Update for Windows has been released for all completely free and Windows users will start getting the notification in the upcoming weeks. Those who are interested in quickly getting their hand over this update can do so by downloading it directly from official website and installing on their system.

Microsoft understands the changing need of its operating system users therefore it has brought wide range of features which also offers essential support for live streaming of video games. Internet Explorer gave way for Edge browser and this update helps in bringing some more aggressive features which allows users to group tabs, power management improvement and some slew of security upgrades. This will certainly allow Edge to compete against the popular Google Chrome in the upcoming months.

read more
Gadgets

5 Best Games For Nintendo Switch

5 Best Games For Nintendo Switch

Top 5 games to enjoy on the Nintendo Switch

Just over a month ago Nintendo brought a revolutionary gaming product in the Nintendo Switch which captivated everyone’s attention and offered an awesome gaming experience. Most of the users still regard the Zelda as one of the best extraordinary adventure game which happens to be one of the best online games of all time. Switch offers a wide range of game to try out which ranges from the daft party games to the cute co-op indie darlings which can leave you wanting for more.

Nintendo game_1

  1. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

The legend of Zelda is one of the most popular online games and this version brings the same amount fantasy filled gameplay. On Nintendo Switch players get both a challenging and welcoming gameplay experience wherein theyhave to take down a number of fearsome creatures in order to complete their quest.

Nintendo Switch_2

  1. 1-2 Switch

This is one of the most online games available on Switch and it helps in showing the might of the Joy-Con controllers at its fullest. Essentially it is a Wild West quick draw game wherein player has to glare into the eyes of the opponent and be the first at catching a samurai sword. This samurai sword while help in getting delicious fake outs wherein player can milk a cow or copy the dance moves. In short this game is designed to test the quickness of the players in catching with controllers and to provide a hefty amount of comic moments to laugh about.Nintendo Switch_3

  1. Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment

This game will bring back the memories of the good old 2D gaming days. Herein player plays the titular role of a baddies which is tasked to take control of the scythe wielding Specter which happens to be the servant of the evil. This is among the best online games on Nintendo Switch which will satisfy the needs of those who were looking for a 2D action platformer in this modern age.

 Nintendo Switch_4

  1. Fast RMX

If you are looking for adrenaline rush then Fast RMX is aptly suited for your taste. This is a sci-fi racer which is extremely quick and fast paced. It comes loaded with a winding and unpredictable track and this is laced with a different coloured boost pads. Players can take advantage of the boost pads to pick up the pace and improve their chances of winning the game. It simply among the best racing online games available on the Nintendo Switch which be played both by a single users and as multiplayer.

 Nintendo Switch_5

  1. Snake Pass

It is also one of rare games which emits the by gone ear of 90’s in its gameplay. This is a candy coloured puzzler wherein users take control of the snake named Noodle and his humming companion Doodle. A number of challenges are thrown in front of the player which required him to manoeuvre the snake I the best possible fashion. With right skills and opportune timing player will be able to overcome the challenges and progress to the next level.

read more
Social Media

Facebook Takes New Steps to Stop ‘Revenge Porn’ Images From Spreading

Facebook Takes New Steps to Stop ‘Revenge Porn’ Images From Spreading

The most famous social media in the world is not safe even. Facebook comes with the largest number of users in the world but it has also not been able to get away from the shackles of porn or porn images that get reposted. Well, it is a matter of utter shame and Facebook is taking steps to counter the scam. It has put many people lives in danger as well it is an embarrassing issue for the celebrities as well. So Facebook cam e up with a new process that would prevent the users from posting the images related to intimate scenes without the permission from the subject.

THE TRACKING

Well, certainly you are violating the law if you are posting something related to porn or the new scenario that is revenge porn. Facebook has started taken measure. The main reason is that one can’t just simply post revenge porn on the social media platform. Facebook has started identifying the images which are related to the revenge porn issues. The social media is trying its best to get the matter sorted and so that the users can enjoy a smooth usage on Facebook. Well, the major problems lie within the victims who fall an easy prey to the revenge porn. Sometimes, it becomes quite difficult to get the images removed from the profile and it becomes an embarrassing issue for both the user and the viewers of Facebook.

THE SOFTWARE

Well, it is now a burning issue for the most used social media to get the bug fixed. Hence, Facebook came up with a photo matching software which will prevent the images to be reposted if it has been removed or previously reported. Like this, an alert will be generated stating that the policies of Facebook have been violated. Post this, the action would be stopped to share the content.

 

THE COMMUNITY STANDARDS

Well, keeping an eye on all these is a daunting task. The social media have to face all this and as a matter of fact we the users have to face the consequences. The social media have stated that posting revenge porn violates the community standards. So the social media including Twitter have launched a support to make it illegal to share or post such horrible images.

THE VICTIMS

Well, the report states that 4 % of the US which match up to 10.4 million people have been the subject of victims of revenge porn. However, not only this, they have to bear the brunt of getting threatened also with indecent images. Such lewd images have put the users in a shameful position. The incident with regards to the sharing of the nude pics of the female Marines without their permission created a great. The news circulated heavily and the users or the normal people wanted to have the issues get cleaned up on the Facebook. However, this is still a patchwork. So they have to come up with a solution. Recently, Facebook came up with a new procedure to report the process behind the scenes. The users can report the issues by just clicking on the link of “report”.

read more
1 25 26 27 28 29 33
Page 27 of 33