• Apple's $29 iPhone Battery Substitution is Available
Apple's $29 iPhone Battery Substitution is Available

Starting in early January and lasting through December 2018, Apple said, it will charge $29 to replace the battery of an iPhone 6 or later whose warranty has expired. "Initial supplies of some replacement batteries may be limited", Apple spokesperson Trudy Muller told ABC. Apple didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

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  • ASUS ZenFone 4 is now receiving its Android 8.0 Oreo update
ASUS ZenFone 4 is now receiving its Android 8.0 Oreo update

The download would take some space and hence, the space that requires being available for the update of Android 8.0 Oreo is at least 2 GB. During the launch event, Google had promised Android Oreo update for the device. Of course, with the jump to Oreo, new features like Auto-fill, Notification Dots, and Picture-in-Picture, amongst others, will a...

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  • Meet American Girl's 2018 girl of the year: Aspiring astronaut Luciana Vega
Meet American Girl's 2018 girl of the year: Aspiring astronaut Luciana Vega

The limited edition figurine is an 11-year-old aspiring astronaut who dreams of being the first person to go to Mars . Vega is depicted as an 11-year-old girl who attends Space Camp. The American Girl doll line, which debuted in 1986, has featured a diverse group of characters created to inspire girls and stress the values of compassion, toleran...

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  • Italian Brothers Beat Apple in Court, Allowed to Name Company 'Steve Jobs'
Italian Brothers Beat Apple in Court, Allowed to Name Company 'Steve Jobs'

Therefore the company is not is not ripping off Apple's iconic logo and upheld the brother's trademark. Two Italian brothers who started a fashion company called Steve Jobs have defeated Apple in a trademark dispute. The company's Facebook page shows it makes jeans, T-shirts and bags, and carries a series of quotes from Jobs himself such as...

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  • Kodi finds it way back home, now on Xbox One
Kodi finds it way back home, now on Xbox One

It hasn't made its way to the Xbox One or PS4, mainly due to the nature of its usage, but that all changed recently when the Windows 10 version of the application made its way to the Xbox One as well. A really tedious job as part of the code still include "hacks" based on the first Xbox. The Kodi app for Xbox One is an official and 100% legitim...

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  • BattlEye has now banned over 1.5 million PUBG accounts for cheating
BattlEye has now banned over 1.5 million PUBG accounts for cheating

This latest PUBG patch takes the game one step closer to being in line with its PC counterpart. This lets you play the mode as a one, two, or three-man squad without requiring you to team up with random players. Be sure to keep an eye out for any new updates the developer pushes out. We are now examining several measures including server optimiza...

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  • Amid controversy, lawsuits, Apple announces new battery policy for iPhone users
Amid controversy, lawsuits, Apple announces new battery policy for iPhone users

The final part of the message is the most important for customers, as it lays out Apple's plans to help them replace old iPhone batteries and better understand their device's battery performance . From January through December of 2018, Apple said it will reduce the price of out-of-warranty battery replacement from $79 to $29. At this point...

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  • IPhone users to sue Apple for 'covering up' battery defect
IPhone users to sue Apple for 'covering up' battery defect

Green Square Capital LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Apple by 6.7% in the 1st quarter. Verity & Verity LLC now owns 59,562 shares of the iPhone maker's stock valued at $8,557,000 after buying an additional 2,471 shares during the period.

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  • Facebook may soon ask you to link your account with Aadhaar card
Facebook may soon ask you to link your account with Aadhaar card

This makes one wonder if this Facebook experiment is directed towards making people more comfortable using their Aadhaar credentials for verification on Facebook. The "small test" doesn't ask for the Aadhaar number; just the name as it appears on the card, says company Facebook has begun testing a feature with a set of new users in India, where t...

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  • MINI gets ultra-personal with 3D printing
MINI gets ultra-personal with 3D printing

And, you can have a different one for the driver's and passenger's side. The new custom service uses an online configurator to create the designs which are then transmitted to Germany for 3D printing. A choice of scalable surface finishes and patterns are available alongside four icon designs and a text entry field for an added personal message. ...

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  • Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Upgraded to
Activision Blizzard (ATVI) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" at Vetr

However, their relatively high multiples do not necessarily mean their stocks are overpriced and not good buys for the long term. Deutsche Bank maintained Cisco Systems, Inc. The firm earned "Buy" rating on Wednesday, August 5 by Brean Capital. Stifel Nicolaus maintained the shares of ATVI in report on Monday, July 10 with "Buy" rating.

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  • Russian Mutko to appeal Olympic ban
Russian Mutko to appeal Olympic ban

He added at the time that he would continue his role as chief coordinator of preparations for the World Cup Russia will host next summer until Russian leadership decides otherwise. Russian officials have repeatedly denied government-backed doping . Mutko however said that Alayev would not be a permanent solution. "We are open and transparent, an...

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  • Nintendo Risks Pissing Off Developers With Delay Of 64 GB Game Cards
Nintendo Risks Pissing Off Developers With Delay Of 64 GB Game Cards

The plan was to start manufacturing the bigger cards in 2018, in time for incoming third-party software that's in development. While it is unlikely many games would require so much space, the equivalent PS4 and Xbox One Blu-Ray limit is 50 GB after all, it still might deter some developers from porting games over.

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  • Musk gives 'promise' that Tesla will make pickup truck after Model Y
Musk gives 'promise' that Tesla will make pickup truck after Model Y

Development of the Tesla truck will begin after completion of the Tesla Model Y , a crossover SUV that could radically change the fortunes of the relatively young company. That's supposed to come out sometime in 2019 or 2020, and nothing else has been revealed beyond that. In April, Musk said a pickup would be coming within 24 months.

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  • Utah's largest paper blasts Hatch, says he should step down
Utah's largest paper blasts Hatch, says he should step down

The Tribune wrote a scathing year in review for the Utah senior senator and president pro-tempore of the Senate, slamming his endorsement of the GOP tax bill, his part in allowing the Department of the Interior to shrink the borders of Utah's Bears Ears National Monument by around 90 percent, and accused him of an overall lack of integrity co...

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  • Apple's iPhone Slowdowns Have Customers Hurrying to Court
Apple's iPhone Slowdowns Have Customers Hurrying to Court

Stern said, however, that iPhone users can avoid buying a whole new phone and simply replace their older phone's battery to avoid having their processor slowed down with Apple's software updates. First, Primate Labs researcher John Poole investigated the issue after discovering that a changed battery on his iPhone 6s resulted in performance bei...

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  • Top JeM militant Noor Mohammad killed in encounter in J&K
Top JeM militant Noor Mohammad killed in encounter in J&K

The militant has been identified as Noor Mohammad Tantray from JEM outfit. His elimination is a setback to the JeM and a very good success for the security forces. Noor, who is an offender in a case, was booked in a Delhi jail for some time in 2003. He said that the slain was the divisional commander of JeM for South Kashmir.

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  • WhatsApp will not work for these smartphones users after December 31, 2018
WhatsApp will not work for these smartphones users after December 31, 2018

WhatsApp has confirmed the news via its official blog post. Hence, users of the BlackBerry, Windows 8 can decide whether to lose WhatsApp or to upgrade the mobile versions. "These platforms don't offer the kind of capabilities we need to expand our app's features in the future. If you use one of these affected mobile devices, we recommend upgrad...

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  • ARMS Version 5.0 Adds New Fighter Dr. Coyle
ARMS Version 5.0 Adds New Fighter Dr. Coyle

The patch comes with a new stage, as well as three new arms , and some adjustments to how characters play in order to even out the battle field when players face off. Sounds like there's a Dr. C related surprise for anyone taking on the Grand Prix at six or higher as well... For Grand Prix LV7, the computer will start out strong right from the ...

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  • Amtrak engineer noted high speed just before crash
Amtrak engineer noted high speed just before crash

It remains unclear why the train, the first run on a new route, was going almost 80mph as it entered a 30mph zone. A video from Monday's fatal accident showed the locomotive tilting and the crew bracing for impact as it headed at 80 miles per hour into a 30 miles per hour curve in track near DuPont, Wash., according to investigators from the Nati...

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