Tag Archive: Report

You can now report more types of driving incidents on Google Maps

iPhone users will finally be able to report road incidents.

What you need to know iPhone owners will finally be able to alert others about traffic incidents via Google Maps, similar to how things work on Waze. The feature has been available on Android for quite some time now, and the company’s finally porting it over to the Appleverse. Both platforms will also be able to report an expanded array of driving incidents, including constructions, lane closures,  [Read More…]

Google readying a 5G Pixel phone, report suggests

We’re less than a week away from Google’s next hardware event where it’s expected the company will introduce a number of products. Key among them, of course, will be the Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL. Also anticipated are a possible smartwatch a new Pixel notebook.

According to a new Nikkei Asian Review report, Google is testing a 5G-ready version of its phone. While the timing of an announcement is unclear, it’s possible that Google may unveil the 5G phone  [Read More…]

New report says Samsung is ditching custom CPU cores for ARM designs

Samsung is reportedly going the Qualcomm route and abandoning its custom Mongoose core.

What you need to know Samsung is reportedly getting rid of its custom cores and instead switching to ARM designs. The Mongoose core is currently in its fourth generation, but the core hasn’t been able to hold up to Qualcomm’s Kryo semi-custom design. Samsung is instead focusing on other areas as it looks to scale its Exynos platform.

Over the last decade, Samsung has  [Read More…]

Android 10 could arrive September 3, report suggests

After months in beta, Android Q has officially become Android 10. What’s next for the platform? Why, that would be having the software find its way to devices.

Although the Pixel 4 (and Pixel 4XL) is set to be the first new device to launch with Android 10, the mobile software will make its way to other phones first. At least that’s what we’re led to believe.

READ: Google confirms Pixel 4 months ahead of expected debut

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Report: Foldable Surface PC with Windows Core OS will run Android apps

New info regarding Microsoft’s foldable Surface PC have leaked online. Here’s what’s being said.

What you need to know A new report has revealed new info regarding Centaurus. The device may run Android apps. And is coming in the first half of 2020.

A new report from Forbes is claiming that Microsoft’s upcoming foldable Surface PC, which I revealed to be in the works late last year under the codename Centaurus, will be able to run Android  [Read More…]

Report: The US is investigating Google for antitrust violations

What you need to know Antitrust investigation by the Justice Department will focus on search platform. Google has faced multiple fines from EU in recent years for similar actions. A previous investigation in 2013 led to voluntary changes from Google.

Alphabet Inc.’s Google subsidiary is reportedly the target of an antitrust investigation by the US Justice Department, according to the Wall Street Journal. The full report is behind a paywall, but the summary notes that Google will be  [Read More…]

How to report abuse on Oculus Quest

One of the pitfalls of enjoying games in VR is having to deal harassment. There have been many issues in the past, from being attacked verbally to having other players make you feel unsafe. With that in mind, Oculus has two different options for dealing with abuse or harassment. You can file a report or block users from seeing or interacting with you.

How to report abuse on Oculus Quest How to report abuse or harassment on Oculus  [Read More…]

Google to launch lower cost phone, watch, and security camera, report indicates

Google will introduce a more affordable smartphone and its first branded smartwatch later this year, according to a Nikkei report. Presumably these are the so-called Pixel 3 Lite and Pixel Watch.

As Google continues to expand its hardware portfolio with the likes of the Pixel line and Google Home devices, customers and observers are left to wonder what else is on the horizon.  We could soon learn the answer.

The new phone will be the spearhead of Google’s drive to  [Read More…]

New report states Google also violated App Store privacy rules

Google used the same tactics as Facebook to distribute data collection apps on iOS.

Apple blocked all of Facebook’s internal iOS apps after it was found that the social network was distributing a VPN app that collected an overt amount of customer data. Now it looks like Google has also been undertaking a similar practice.

An investigation by TechCrunch found that Google was using its Enterprise Certificate to let users install an app called Screenwise Meter, which  [Read More…]

Report: Huawei accused of subverting sanctions to deal with Iran

Huawei’s woes with the United States Government continue to grow.

Recently, the company’s Chief Financial Officer was arrested while abroad in Canada. The Chinese-based company has asked her release but as of yet, she’s still being held . One part of the puzzle that had yet to be revealed was why arrest her and why do it now?

According to a new report from Reuters, we may have an answer. The US government is alleging that Huawei has been engaged  [Read More…]