Vivo Y83 With MediaTek Helio P22 SoC, Face Unlock Launched

HIGHLIGHTS Vivo Y83 has been launched in China It comes with the latest Helio P22 chipset The smartphone is priced at CNY 1,498 Just days after the launch of the MediaTek Helio P22 chipset, manufacturer Vivo has already launched a smartphone powered by it. The new Vivo Y83 powered by the Helio P22 SoC is already available in China on the Vivo … Read more Vivo Y83 With MediaTek Helio P22 SoC, Face Unlock Launched

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Face Pressure on Taxes in Meeting With Marcon

HIGHLIGHTS Zuckerberg apologised to the European Parliament on Tuesday France has led efforts in the EU to force US tech giants to pay more tax Facebook, Google, Apple, and Amazon, are in the sights of Macron Fresh from saying “sorry” to European lawmakers, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg holds talks with Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday where he will face renewed … Read more Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to Face Pressure on Taxes in Meeting With Marcon

Asus ZenFone 5 Gets Dual Camera Bokeh Function, Improved Face Unlock, and More With First Major Update

Asus had launched three new smartphones in the ZenFone 5 lineup in January, at MWC 2018. The ZenFone 5Z, ZenFone 5, and ZenFone 5 Lite were announced with AI-based features, “all-screen” 18:9 displays with 90 percent screen-to-body ratio, dual camera systems, and ZeniMoji. And now, the company is pushing out the first major update for the Asus ZenFone 5. While the update … Read more Asus ZenFone 5 Gets Dual Camera Bokeh Function, Improved Face Unlock, and More With First Major Update

Facebook Must Face Class Action Over Facial Recognition: US Judge

A US federal judge ruled on Monday that Facebook must face a class action lawsuit alleging that the social network unlawfully used a facial recognition process on photos without user permission. The ruling adds to the privacy woes that have been mounting against Facebook for weeks, since it was disclosed that the personal information of millions of users … Read more Facebook Must Face Class Action Over Facial Recognition: US Judge

Honor 7A With Dual Cameras, Dual Speakers, Face Unlock to Launch on April 2

Huawei sub-brand Honor will launch a new mid-range smartphone in the market next week – the Honor 7A. The company has reportedly sent out invites for an event to be held on April 2 where it will officially announce the handset. Ahead of the launch, some of its specifications and features have surfaced online and they suggest minor … Read more Honor 7A With Dual Cameras, Dual Speakers, Face Unlock to Launch on April 2

Lava Z91 With 18:9 Display, Face Unlock Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Lava on Wednesday expanded its Z-range of smartphones with the launch of a new model – the Lava Z91. The company has four smartphones in its Z-series- Lava Z60, Lava Z70, Lava Z80, and Lava Z90 – which it had launched in October last year. The Lava Z91 price in India has been set at Rs. 9,999. The dual-SIM Lava Z91 runs … Read more Lava Z91 With 18:9 Display, Face Unlock Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Android Smartphone Makers Looking at iPhone X-Like Face ID Feature: KGI’s Kuo

Apple’s Face ID, the new biometric feature that Apple introduced with the iPhone X, could soon trickle down to Android smartphones. According to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo of KGI Securities, Android smartphone makers are increasingly inquiring about 3D-sensing technologies. Without identifying any of these OEMs, Kuo said that before Apple officially unveiled the iPhone X, Android smartphone makers were looking … Read more Android Smartphone Makers Looking at iPhone X-Like Face ID Feature: KGI’s Kuo

iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X Specifications, Wireless Charging, and Face ID Spotted Ahead of Tuesday Event

At least one of the iPhone models Apple has planned for this year will feature support for wireless charging, the company itself has hinted in iOS 11 GM software code, which got leaked over the weekend. Ahead of Tuesday’s big iPhone event, a plethora of details about the upcoming iPhone models and other products and services have … Read more iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X Specifications, Wireless Charging, and Face ID Spotted Ahead of Tuesday Event

Watch face app Facer 3.0 adds support for Samsung Gear S3

Custom watch face app Facer now supports a third platform – Samsung’s Tizen. This allows Gear S3 users to tap into the 15,000 watch faces that close to one million Android Wear and Apple Watch users have been enjoying. The app supports Gear’s always-on feature so a full-color, fully animated watch face will be constantly … Read more Watch face app Facer 3.0 adds support for Samsung Gear S3

Facebook, YouTube, Twitter face furor over ‘hate speech’

Three French organizations say they will file legal complaints against Facebook, Twitter and Google’s YouTube service for failing to remove ‘hateful content’ posted on their sites. The French Jewish students union UEJF, SOS Racisme and SOS Homophobie say the internet giants have only removed a small portion of inappropriate content posted in a measured period. … Read more Facebook, YouTube, Twitter face furor over ‘hate speech’