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OnePlus engineering APK exposes backdoor to root access ars_ab.settitle(1204221)

Phone maker OnePlus is shipping devices with a diagnostics app that allows root superuser access to the smartphone, potentially exposing sensitive user data. It...


Gamestop Temporarily Halts Used Game Rental Program Roll-out

When it came out, GameStop's PowerPass sounded too good to be true: All the used games you could play for six months, plus a free used game at the end, for $6...


IPhone X iOS 11.1.1 gets jailbroken

There are several officially supported Qi fast wireless chargers for the iPhones from Mophie and Belkin , but the Apple trio should be able to reach its new ...


HTC launches Vive Focus for China, drops plans for Daydream headset

What most want, however, isn't just wireless untethered VR, but standalone VR, allowing you to enter a virtual world from anywhere without being stuck down by c...


'Star Wars Battlefront II' Players Outraged Over Progression System, Microtransactions

When that information hit Reddit , people got mad. It now sits at negative 392,000 points, making it the most downvoted comment in Reddit history . No com...


Google Pixel 2 XL hit with unresponsive edges issue

Now Pixel 2 XL owners are citing yet another problem with the device, this time concerning responsiveness near the edges of the smartphone. The original pos...


Skyrim VR Bundle Releasing This Month

The $399.99 PlayStation VR Gran Turismo Bundle includes the PSVR headset PlayStation camera and Gran Turismo Sport on PlayStation VR. The bundle is alre...


Google Chrome Update To Eliminate Unexpected Redirects

Google says that it has found that these redirects often come from third-party content embedded in the offending web pages and isn't an action that the website ...


Millennium Falcon spotted under wraps on Google maps

Hans Solo's wheels had been used in the filming of the Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi , and appear to have been stored off site right by the golf cour...


Flipkart Introduces Its Billion Capture+ Smartphone With Dual-Cameras

Flipkart is using RGB and monochrome sensors for the "Bokeh" effect on the smartphone. Flipkart has already made a product page on its website ( https://www...


Owners Report Pixel 2 / XL Google Assistant Bluetooth Bug

Both the Google Assistant and Bluetooth headphones function properly independently of each other, so it's unlikely that it can't be fixed with an over-the-air...


Boston sports radio host: 'Moron' Roy Halladay 'got what he deserved'

Thursday afternoon, Felger said his comments were "over the top" and 'insensitive.' He offered a personal apology to Halladay's family saying he felt bad abou...


Walt Disney Earnings, Revenues Miss Street; Shares Down 3%

NA's portfolio, making the stock its 24th largest position. With the existing current ratio, The Walt Disney Company is more than equipped to confront its lia...


Compensation for broadband users

Today, compensation is paid out in only around one in seven cases of consumers suffering from slow repairs, missed appointments or delayed installations - somet...


EA to acquire Titanfall developer Respawn

Electronic Arts is purchasing Titanfall developer Respawn Entertainment. Accompanying this news is the revelation that Respawn seems to already be at work ...


OnePlus 5T drops the idea of wireless charging, proceeds with dash charge

If you look at the wireless charging pads, it will only provide support for 15 watts of power, which is less than what is delivered by the dash charge . Wired ...


Mansfield Veterans Day Parade steps off Saturday, Nov. 11

This year, the City of Mansfield and Mansfield Churches FOR THE CITY are joining with the American Legion Post 624 and the Mansfield Independent School District...


Apple is reportedly making an AR headset to compete with HoloLens

It is not the first time when we noticed what Apple thinks, is the ideal form-factor for an AR headset. Whether glasses or headset, the new device is likely...


OnePlus 5T Price Similar To OnePlus 5, Says Rumor

The launch event of OnePlus 5T will be held in Brooklyn, New York. TechRadar claims to have "seen confidential documentation that shows the price of t...


Inside Tim McGraw and Faith Hill's Showtime Concert Special

And if the documentary isn't enough to get your Hill and McGraw fix, you can catch them live - the singers announced they're extending their tour into 2018 with...


Waymo's autonomous cars are already on public roads without safety drivers

For the moment, this fully autonomous driving mode is limited to a 100 square mile metro region. In a blog post , the company announced that what you see in t...


Google to show estimated wait times for restaurants

Their latest feature will be showing you wait times at restaurants. Although not specified, this likely involves some activity and location tracking data being ...


How to fix the iPhone 'i' glitch

The move sees Apple take on P2P payments market leader Venmo, as well as Square Cash and bank-backed Zelle , which has just released its standalone app. The vi...


Apple wins slide to lock case

Apple is now owed $120 million from Samsung after the Supreme Court has denied the South Korean company's appeal in a case regarding its Californian counterpa...


Xenoblade Chronicles 2 gets Zelda: Breath Of The Wild crossover

Nintendo also released a spiffy cinematic Xenoblade 2 character trailer and revealed the game will be getting a dual audio track. Outside of the grandeur of ...


Demonetisation was organised loot: Manmohan Singh

Responding to critics of demonetisation, the Finance Minister said his government did not claim that note ban will put an end to corruption once for all, but it...


Torchlight Dev, Runic Games

KitGuru Says: It seems that Runic Games had a turbulent journey and succumbed to the terrible fate of its publisher being more interest in the games-as-service ...


Koenigsegg sets new production auto speed record at 447 km/h

A Koenigsegg Agera RS took the record for the world's fastest street legal auto yesterday, recording a 277.9mph average over two runs in Nevada. The Koeni...


IOS predictive text bug is frustrating, but Apple has a workaround

If this is bothering you, all you need to do is create a new text replacement . Reddit user TheCravin spotted the bug, which affects iOS version 11.1. Ap...


Panasonic Eluga A4 Launched with gigantic 5000mAh Battery at Rs.12490

In terms of performance, the Eluga A4 is powered by a 64-bit Quad core MediaTek MT6737 processor clocked at 1.25 GHz clubbed with Mali-T720 GPU. Now, Panas...


Nokia 5 3GB RAM version launched in India for Rs. 13499

You can follow the link below to buy one when the sale starts tonight. The Nokia 5 is priced between the Nokia 3 and the Nokia 6 at Rs. 12,899. Well, that...


Audiobooks, in-app notifications, and more coming to Google Play Store

The dummy app's developer is unknown, but the culprit later changed the name of the app to "Dual Whatsweb Update", and removed the " WhatsApp Inc ." developer t...


Fans slam Larry David's SNL monologue

Saturday Night Live has done some weird rap parodies in the past, but this one really takes the cake, or rather, the baby bottle. Some people just aren't comfo...


Padmavati | Overwhelmed with the response, Deepika Padukone to host pre-release bash

The success party will be held at Deepika's Mumbai residence. Earlier this week, rumours of cracks in their alleged relationship abound the internet, but R...


HTC will launch dual rear camera smartphone in 2018

It has also retained HTC's EdgeSense technology which summons Google Assistant upon a gentle squeeze on side of the phone. If you compare the screen to body...