Tag Archive: Breaks

Microsoft breaks down how it’s improving search in Outlook mobile

Outlook is gaining support for several features from Microsoft Search to help you find your content.

What you need to know Outlook on iOS and Android will gain several new features to improve the search experience. The features center around Microsoft Search, which helps find contextual content based on your queries. The new Search experience will start rolling out in April 2020.

Microsoft is rolling out a new search experience to help people find content within Outlook  [Read More…]

Doom Eternal breaks series launch records, hits 100,000 concurrent players

id Software’s new shooter is seeing some impressive numbers at launch.

What you need to know Doom Eternal is the latest first-person shooter from id Software. According to published Bethesda Softworks, Doom Eternal broke franchise launch records. Doom Eternal also crossed 100,000 concurrent users on Steam. Doom Eternal is available on PlayStation 4 for $ 60 at Best Buy.

Doom Eternal just hit a few days ago and it is already putting up some impressive sales achievements.  [Read More…]

Google pulls March update for AT&T Pixel 4 after Google Pay breaks

The update breaks Google Pay for AT&T users, there’s a reason for that.

What you need to know Google has pulled the March security update for Pixel 4 users on AT&T. The update appeared to break Google Pay functionality for users who successfully downloaded and installed it. Google is likely to re-release the update late this week once it fixes the underlying issue.

Yesterday, Google released the March security update alongside the first 2020 Pixel feature drop.  [Read More…]

Motorola RAZR’s hinge ‘breaks’ after just 27,000 folds in torture test

When it comes to durability, Motorola’s first foldable phone fails to impress.

What you need to know The Motorola RAZR’s hinge “broke” after 27,000 folds in a durability test conducted by CNET. The goal of the test was to see if the phone could hold up to being folded 100,000 times. Last year, CNET conducted a similar test, where the Galaxy Fold managed to hit nearly 120,000 folds.

Soon after the pre-order launch of the RAZR in  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip breaks cover in first leaked video

Leak comes just a few days before the announcement.

What you need to know First video of Galaxy Z Flip leaks. Samsung’s foldable is the company’s second overall and first vertical-oriented. It’s set to be announced alongside the Galaxy S20 series on February 11.

Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip folding phone has seen fewer leaks than its Galaxy S20 series counterpart, but we still know a fair amount about the vertically-oriented folding device.

For starters, it’s set to  [Read More…]

Unlocking the bootloader breaks future updates on OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren

The issue can also be triggered by a master reset.

What you need to know T-Mobile OnePlus 7T Pro 5G McLaren owners who have unlocked the device’s bootloader are not able to install new software updates. Unlocking the bootloader causes the userdata partition to be completely wiped, deleting an ext4 filesystem image required to install new updates. OnePlus is yet to officially acknowledge the issue.

OnePlus smartphones always receive a lot of love from the developer community.  [Read More…]

Diesel-punk war breaks out when Iron Harvest releases on September 1, 2020

Take up your mechs and soldiers for next year when Iron Harvest releases

What you need to know Iron Harvest is an upcoming real-time strategy game set in a world where diesel mechs are the way of war. A new trailer released during Gamescom 2019 sets the release date for the game as September 1, 2020. Iron Harvest is being developed by King Art Games and published by Deep Silver for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.  [Read More…]

OnePlus breaks into the top five global brands in the premium category

Strong sales of the OnePlus 6T allowed the brand to climb up the ladder.

With flagships from Samsung and Huawei now crossing the $ 1,000 mark, there’s increased interest in “affordable flagship” devices that offer similar hardware at around the $ 600 price point. The latest data from Counterpoint Research reveals as much, with the likes of OPPO and OnePlus netting huge gains in the premium category.

OnePlus in particular managed to break into the top five  [Read More…]

Huawei P20 invite hints at triple rear cameras as P20 Lite breaks cover

Huawei’s upcoming P20 may offer a triple-lens rear camera setup.

Huawei announced last week that its upcoming phone in the P series will be called the P20. The phone is slated for an official unveil on March 27 in Paris, and if Huawei’s event invite is any indication, it looks like the P20 will be the first phone with three cameras at the back.

Initial rumors hinted at a triple-lens rear camera setup for the P20,  [Read More…]

How to retrieve your data if your phone screen breaks

Get your ducks in a row in case it happens to you.

When the screen on your phone dies or breaks, it’s the worst. Until you realize that you lost things like pictures or docs or anything else that you can’t get back because you need to tap stuff and can’t. Then that becomes the new worst. Don’t let it happen to you — there are a few easy things you can do to make sure you  [Read More…]