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The list includes phones based on BlackBerry OS and BlackBerry 10 and Windows Phone 8.0. According to kompas.com , other devices affected by the move are the Windows Phone 8.0 and older versions of the operating system. "These platforms don't offer the kind of capabilities we need to expand our app's features in the future", the company said . "If you use one of these affected mobile devices, we recommend upgrading to a newer Android, iPhone, or Windows Phone to continue using WhatsApp", ...
  • OnePlus 5 gets better with OxygenOS 5.0 update

    OnePlus 5 gets better with OxygenOS 5.0 update

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    The OnePlus 5T Face Unlock feature is one that just makes clever use of the phone's cameras , so porting it over to the OnePlus 5 is just a software update away. The addition of Face Unlock is not the only new update on the model. You should expect to receive it in the next few days. These include new Notification dots, Picture-in-Picture mode, Auto-fill feature, and Smart text selection.
  • Reliance Jio brings new Rs. 3300 cashback offer on Rs. 399 recharge

    Reliance Jio brings new Rs. 3300 cashback offer on Rs. 399 recharge

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    Soon after introducing these new recharge plans for the prepaid users (available only for Prime members), Jio now brings in a " Surprise Cashback " offer of up to Rs 3,300 on recharge of Rs 399. On Paytm , new Jio users will get Rs. 50/- as cashback, while existing Jio users can avail a cashback of Rs. 30/- on recharges above Rs. 399/-. Reliance Jio's cashback offer is an attempt by which the users can recharge their Jio numbers for a period of at least 70 days.
  • Kulbhushan Jadhav's meeting with wife, mother obscured by glass screen, Pakistan propaganda

    Kulbhushan Jadhav's meeting with wife, mother obscured by glass screen, Pakistan propaganda

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    It was an open meeting, we are looking forward to a statement from Jadhav's family, Kale added. Jadhav spoke to his family members through an intercom. India maintains that Jadhav was kidnapped from Iran where he had business interests after retiring from the Indian Navy. The foreign office also issued a new video message of Jadhav in which he is seen thanking the Pakistan government for arranging a meeting with his wife and mother.
  • Creepy skull-like asteroid to fly by Earth again in November 2018

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    The asteroid's fly by in 2015 allowed scientists to become more familiar with its infinite scientific jests, like the fact that it measures between about 2,100 feet across. However, the pathway followed by the asteroid this time is further than the previous encounter. Santo-Sanz further added that through light analysis of the Halloween Asteroid, the skull rock is " only slightly more reflective than charcoal ", while the rate at which it absorbs heat is consistent with that of other ...
  • Customers sue Apple over slowed iPhones

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    According to multiple reports the models most likely to be affected are the iPhone 6, iPhone SE, and iPhone 7 models. Surely there are millions of iPhone users (specifically those that still use older models) wondering where and how they do they sign up to be a part of the lawsuit.
  • Apple slows down older models of the iPhone

    Apple slows down older models of the iPhone

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    Rumors have persisted for years at tech news websites devoted to Apple products and among fans of the company's products that iPhone performance was being intentionally slowed, perhaps to push users to buy newer models. Replace the battery at any authorised Apple service centre. Apple sent a statement to MailOnline explaining its stance on the situation. Apple told The Verge : "Last year we released a feature for iPhone 6 , iPhone 6s and iPhone SE to smooth out the ...
  • Apple Slows Some Older iPhones Because Of Flagging Batteries

    Apple Slows Some Older iPhones Because Of Flagging Batteries

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    Bogdanovich, like a lot of long-time iPhone owners believes this tactic is a ploy by Apple to convince people to buy new phones. The first was a class-action breach-of-contract suit filed by a Los Angeles Lawyer on behalf of two consumers who said they never consented to allow Apple to slow down their older phones .
  • Steam's Winter Sale is up!

    Steam's Winter Sale is up!

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    The 2017 Winter Sale is now live , with deals spanning the majority of the Steam catalog, with deals up to 95% off. For me the top of the page is dominated by an offer of 30 per cent off Middle Earth Shadow of War but other games in the top selection such as Elite Dangerous , Prey , and Tekken 7 are discounted more heavily - up to 90 per cent off.
  • Google is reportedly prepping Chromebooks with Snapdragon 845

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    With the nature of battery consumption, I would also suspect the new Snapdragon chips could be targeting the soon to be revealed Chrome OS tablet form-factor. So, what does this all mean? Now, it seems like, the device from Microsoft will have to compete against a new series of Chromebooks. There is no doubt that Chrome OS will continue to expand on the ever-growing market, and Qualcomm jumps to surprise us.