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Rumored NVIDIA RTX 2070 Specs: 2304 Cores, 8GB GDDR6 at ~$400

The RTX 2070 will cost $499, the RTX 2080 will cost $699, and the RTX 2080 Ti will cost $999. A massive Newegg product listing revealed pre-order op...


12-year-old Detroit girl severely burned attempting 'fire challenge'

The disturbing challenge involves dousing yourself with rubbing alcohol before setting yourself on fire, as one of the girls had presumably seen in a Youtube vi...


Verizon lifts data speed caps for first responders

In a statement Tuesday, Verizon said it had "made a mistake in how we communicated with our customer about the terms of its plan". Bowden says his departmen...


Samsung confirms Galaxy A8 Star price and release date in India

The Verge has obtained more details on the spec sheet, which includes a 960 x 540 LCD display, a 2600mAh battery, an 8MP rear camera, a 5MP front camera and 8G...


Mobile Security Breach Exposes Personal Information

T-Mobile's headquarters in Bellevue. T-Mobile said it has notified all affected customers, or will do so shortly. "And don't call a phone number included in t...


NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2000 Series Deliver 6x Performance Boost Using AI

The official pricing for the Founders Edition cards of the Nvidia GeForce RTX 2000 series has been announced in India, and they are now available to pre...


Australia bans China's Huawei from participating in mobile network infrastructure build

The U.S. government last week officially banned agencies from purchasing or using certain telecommunications and surveillance products from Chinese tech com...


Fire Department Joins Net Neutrality Suit After Verizon Cuts Data During Wildfire

However, Verizon agreed that in that emergency situation they should have lifted the restrictions. Bowden's declaration was submitted in an addendum to a b...


Apple Reportedly Kills Off Thousands of Apps in China Because They're 'Illegal'

State broadcaster CCTV criticized the USA company's management on Sunday for allowing gambling apps, which are banned in China . Apple had to shut down on v...


AI Camera and An Extensive Battery, Samsung Note 9

The display-making unit's move is in line with recent comments by Samsung's mobile business chief Koh Dong-jin who reaffirmed the firm's plans to launch its...


Huawei caught using a DSLR to fake smartphone selfies

This is not the first time that Huawei was called out for supposedly faking a photo that turned out to be taken by a professional camera. According to the a...


HTC Vive wireless adapter launches next month for $300

Once installation is complete, users can move up to six meters away from the sensor device, with a 150-degree field of view. HTC has always been talking about...


Microsoft says it stopped a potential Russian-linked cyber attack

In a statement , the tech giant said its digital crimes unit "executed a court order to disrupt and transfer control of six internet domains created by a grou...


Google sued over tracking locations even when 'Location History' is off

As AP found out in its report in association with researchers from Princeton, Google continued to store the location data of iOS users even after they turned ...


Nvidia unveils GeForce RTX 20 series GPUs with ray-tracing power

Let's get to it... We also just gawked at the walls, looking them shimmer as light reflected and refracted off of them. Traditionally this would take a lot of...


Microsoft takes another whack at killing off Windows Phone 8.x

On the consumer side of things, this likely isn't an issue, unless you're one of the very few who are still using Windows 8 .x or Windows Phone . On mobile th...


WhatsApp backups to stop counting against your Google Drive storage allowance

This brought in a sigh of relief to those users who were anxious about lost WhatsApp chats in case they lost their smartphone or if it stopped working, becaus...


Gmail Brings Its Confidential Mode To Mobile 08/17/2018

Messages sent with the Gmail Confidential Mode can come with expiration dates, ability to revoke access, as well as restrictions. The Confidential Mode...


First Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Update Offers New Slo-Mo Controls

To put things into perspective, the costliest Galaxy Note 9 has a price tag of €1,249 and since Samsung is working on a breakthrough with the foldable displ...


Huawei Mate 20 Lite leaks again, this time in three colors

We still don't have an exact date just yet, but if this release date does materialize, it will be over a month earlier than the Mate 10 Lite's launch , which...


Android Messages App Gets Dark Mode In New Update

We have earlier seen how Google is slowly implementing Material Design 2 to all of its application. Apart from the Dark Mode, the update also brings a new i...


Google acknowledges it tracks users even with location setting disabled

Others, however, may take issue with Google continuing to track device location for some services even after you told it not to. "We provide clear descriptions...


PlayStation VR sales hit 3 million units, two years after launch

Sony's PlayStation (PS) VR virtual reality system achieved another major milestone as worldwide sell-through to consumers passed 3 million, according to Mary Ye...


Google is making its own Google Assistant Smart Display

According to research company Canalys, Amazon was only able to ship around 315,000 Echo Show units in the year of 2017. The Google Home range of speakers us...


Bushfire threatening homes on NSW south coast to 'burn for days'

By late afternoon, attention turned to Bemboka where conditions had become "very dangerous", the RFS tweeted. NSW fire fighters work on containing an out of c...


Diablo III: Eternal Collection Leaks For Nintendo Switch Ahead Of Announcement

Four player co-op is available on a single Switch, four players can play together on four different Switch units wirelessly without an internet connection and f...


Apple reassures customers after teenager hacked its servers

The Melbourne teen, who can not be named for legal reasons, broke into Apple's mainframe from his suburban home on multiple occasions over a year because he w...


New Gmail confidential mode goes live

Gmail's Confidential Mode launched on desktop earlier this year , but it's new to Android and iOS. Basically, it lets you send self-destructive emails that ...


OnePlus 6T to Launch on T

Perhaps unsurprisingly, the so-called "Uncarrier" T-Mobile US is the partner OnePlus has come to an agreement with, and the magenta-coloured network provider wi...


Call recording just became a lot harder in Android Pie

The new HTC U12+ will get Android 9 Pie first, and a few others will follow. The company recently rolled out Android P Developer Preview 5 (Beta 4) for th...


Monster Hunter World connection errors on PC acknowledged by Capcom

Luckily, Capcom knows the problem plaguing Monster Hunter: World and have acknowledged it. Tencent in a statement said regulators had received a large num...


Motorola P30 now official with dual rear cameras and 6.2-inch display

What do you think about the design of Motorola P30? The Motorola P30 has been unveiled for the Chinese market, and it appears to be a pretty solid mid-range h...


Fortnite Update V5.21 Brings Heavy Sniper Rifle and Nerf to Minigun

The Soarin' 50's mode allows gamers to re-deploy their Gliders when falling from large heights. Gliders can be redeployed when leaping from high points, as well...


LG and Sprint Scramble to Offer 5G Phone

According to the mobile network company, the 5G rollout will bring faster and more reliable internet speeds to its customers. Last month, Sprint introduced ne...


[H]ardOCP: NVIDIA Unveils Turing GPU for the RTX Quadro Lineup

Late last night, Nvidia officially launched the Turing architecture , which is featured in the new Quadro RTX series. It simulates how light interacts with...