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Downtown Abbey Cast all set to Reunite for a Feature Film based on the TV series

After the Downton Abbey TV series stopped airing in 2015, it comes as a relief to many fans that it is returning at last in the form of a feature film. The announcement today came from Peter Kujawski, chairman Focus Features and from the official twitter account of the series…

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 will have two separate beta tests in August and September

The fourth Black Ops game in the Call of Duty series by Activison and Treyarch is slowly approaching its release. As we already know, Black Ops 4 will be quite different from the previous instalments in many aspects. For one, the game will be focusing on multiplayer as it does…

Mopria Print Service 2.5 Brings Multi-Hole Punch and More to Android Printing

Mopria Print Service, an app that helps solve the issue of printer compatibility in mobile printing, was recently updated to version 2.5. This version introduces features like multi-hole punching,  selecting multiple finishing options, and automatic caching of printer defaults. Printing on Android smartphones and tablets is not the most user-friendly…

Adobe Plans To Launch The Full Version Of Photoshop On iPad

When you think about iPad you might have Netflix and games in mind, that’s what most people use it for. But Apple is starting to see a change in the demographic of it’s users. That’s probably one of the reasons Adobe is planning to launch a full fledged version of…

Live Raizo Adds livebtfs to Use Remote HDD via BitTorrent Protocol

Live Raizo is a popular Linux distribution aimed at network administrators and CCNA students across the globe. Although based on Debian Stretch, this particular distro comes packed with everything you need to make your life as a SysAdmin easier. In addition to basic servers like dnsmasq, proftpd and openssh, the…

KDE Project’s Third Maintenance Update to Plasma 5.13 Counts 33 Changes

Having released the third maintenance update to the KDE Plasma 5.13 open source Linux desktop environment just two weeks after the 5.13.2 release, developers stays true to their tradition of fast release cycles. The latest KDE Plasma version further improves stability and security through various fixes and improvements across several…

BT Plans to Upgrade 13 Million Homes to Ultrafast Broadband Using G. Fast by 2033

According to the National Infrastructure Assessment Report 2018, the UK government revealed plans for making full fibre connections available to all in UK by 2033. The move came after the country slipped four positions down from its previous spot in the worldwide broadband speeds list. This report mentions government’s initiatives…

TWRP Version 3.2.2 now supports Mi Note 3, Moto E4 and Xperia X

For the longest time, Team Win Recovery Project (TWRP) has enjoyed popular support as the most reliable custom recovery, gaining an edge over competitors like ClockWordMod and others. Now, TWRP is offering official support for three new smartphones –  Motorola Moto E4, Xiaomi Mi Note 3, Sony Xperia X & X compact, Custom…

Thunderbird Patches EFAIL and Several other Vulnerabilities in 52.9.1

The newest release of Mozilla’s e-mail client termed Thunderbird includes various minor security fixes, as well as a complete fix of the EFAIL vulnerability that allows attackers to compromise encrypted e-mails under very certain circumstances. Although the prerequisites for a successful EFAIL attack meant that a very limited number of…

Google Working on Developing a Fix for Camera Error on 2nd Gen Pixel, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

Google claims to be working on the issue of the ‘camera fatal error’ which is reportedly occurring in a few Second Generation Pixel cameras, Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. Ever since they were launched, some Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL devices’ users reported the issue with the Camera…

Oppo Registers 40 Future Generation Models in a Bid to Make a Massive European Expansion

According to LetsGoDigital, In an attempt to expand its branding strategy throughout the European continent and the UK, OPPO has begun registering various future generation models. The company has confirmed that it will be bringing their smartphones to the UK after filing their trademarks in the country, however it is…

Broadcom Shares Tumble by 19 percent ahead of its Announcement of Acquiring CA Technologies

Broadcom just threw the entire Wall Street into surprise as it announced that it had purchased the low-growth software company CA technologies for $18.9 billion. Not many could understand the rationale behind this move and analysts questioned this decision widely, terming it as bizarre, defocused and non-strategic. Unsurprisingly, Broadcom’s shares…

Intel Announces Xeon E-2100 Coffee Lake Series Offering 4/4 Upto 6/12 Cores/Threads

Intel has announced the latest lineup of Xeon processors, the E-2100 family. The ten new Xeons listed in the Intel Ark will be available in four varients, 4/8, 6/12, 4/4 and 6/6 compatible with the Intel C246 chipset. The entry level units max out at 4.3 ghz while the top of…

Xiaomi Mi A2 specs and render leaked ahead of launch

Multiple reports over the past couple of weeks have suggested that Xiaomi has a new smartphone in the pipeline called the Xiaomi Mi A2. As far as the design is concerned, it may actually be a rebadged version of the Xiaomi Mi 6X and that’s something which the newly leaked…

Huawei Mate 20 OLED display will reportedly be supplied by BOE

Huawei launched the Mate 10 last year with an LCD display but the Mate 10 Pro featured an OLED screen. The company is expected to remove that disparity later this year with the Huawei Mate 20. The Chinese manufacturer has reportedly opted for an OLED display for the Huawei Mate…

WhatsApp developing ‘Mark as Read’ feature for notifications on Android

WhatsApp has been updated with several new features over the past few months and the Facebook-owned service is now developing a “Mark as Read” feature for notifications on Android smartphones. The feature has been discovered in the last version of the WhatsApp beta version 2.18.214. WABetaInfo discovered the feature in…

Microsoft Teams takes aim at Slack with all-new free tier

Microsoft is taking business communication service Slack head-on with its all-new free tier for Microsoft Teams. Launched over 2 years ago, Microsoft Teams was Microsoft’s modern day business communication tool, showing a departure from the standard messaging apps we’re used to, such as Skype. 2 years on, Microsoft is finally…

Old School RuneScape bug gave all players over 2 billion coins, crashing the game economy

Old School RuneScape is the popular massively multiplayer online game by Jagex. The game has had its fair share of bugs throughout its lifespan, but the one that occurred today is arguably the most disastrous one. A few hours ago, a bug in the coding caused all players to receive…

Samsung May Be Working On A Galaxy J6+ With Snapdragon 450

Samsung may be working on a new variant of the Galaxy J6. This mid-range device is expected to feature the Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 processor. The Galaxy J6+’s existence has been discovered in the firmware files for a model number “Samsung J6-Plus LTE CIS SER,” which suggests that this handset may…

Google Chrome adds ‘Site Isolation Feature’ to Prevent Spectre Attacks

Side-channel attacks such as Spectre are the latest discovery in the category of security risks for web browsers. Such attacks are the cause of stealing sensitive information like login details and other private data from websites which were open in the web browser. The threat was so grave that tech…

Samsung’s Android Go Phone Certified By FCC

A few manufacturers have already developed smartphones based on Google’s Android Go platform and recent reports have suggested that Samsung is doing so as well. There have already been several leaks concerning the first Samsung Android Go phone. The latest development is that the handset has been certified by the…

Fortnite Season 5 is here, new vehicles and rifts added

Epic Games has been teasing the release of Season 5 and giving hints about its theme to add to the buildup of the new content. After a long wait, season 5 is finally live and has added a new vehicle, rifts, as well as new map locations. All Terrain Kart …

Nintendo Switch Units With Fixed Exploits have Reportedly Begun to Roll Out

The Nintendo Switch has been a console that has intrigued a lot of people in the world of homebrewing and hacking. In fact, not so many months ago there was a huge word about an “Unpatchable Exploit” that allowed users to run custom firmware, homebrew code, and even pirated software…

Magic Leap One to Be Powered by NVIDIA

Magic Leap hosted a livestream on twitch for developers today, a lot of hardware details of the device was revealed today, confirming the use of a Nvidia GPU/CPU module. Specifically the Nvidia tegra X2 system, which is one of the most powerful mobile computing units available. The Nvidia TX2 has…

Sonos finally Extends Support to Apple’s Airplay 2 protocol

Since the time Sonos started partnering with music services such as Pandora and Spotify, users could stream music straight to Sonos setup while remaining in those apps. This was, however, not true for the Apple music users. Today, this changed as Sonos finally announced that it was extending support to…