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A full recovery is expected by Monday, August 6, however the fallout from the virus will result in shipment delays and additional costs, the company said. TSMC has grown to become the largest independent semiconductor foundry in the world, with profits past year of $11.6 billion. While TSMC has not indicated which customers could be affected, such a virus could potentially slow Apple's output of new devices, cutting into the number of units sold.
  • Samsung leak confirms Galaxy Note 9 design

    Samsung leak confirms Galaxy Note 9 design

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    It comes in a bold new yellow shade and Samsung is calling it "all new powerful S Pen ". And this could be the starting price for the Galaxy Note 9 in India as well. But the official launch is coming next week at Samsung's August 9 Unpacked event, so get your "which rumors were right" Bingo cards ready. It might also indicate that Samsung, which also makes microSD cards, will be announcing a 512GB card as well.
  • OnePlus surpasses Samsung, Apple in growing Indian smartphone market

    OnePlus surpasses Samsung, Apple in growing Indian smartphone market

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    Huawei shipped 54 million handsets during the second quarter, up 41 per cent year-on-year and a performance that was... According to the latest report by International Data Corporation (IDC ), Huawei's market share in the second quarter of 2018 increased by a whopping 40.9 percent year-on-year (YoY), which helped it to climb up the ladder.
  • Sony profit tops estimates on PlayStation, Spotify

    Sony profit tops estimates on PlayStation, Spotify

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    The company was able to do this due to excellent sales of its iconic gaming console PlayStation , as well as the stake the company bought in recently public listed company Spotify Technology SA. With that said, the PS4 still has some ways to go if it wants to catch up to the PS1 or PS2, which sold 102.5 million and 155 million units respectively.
  • Motorola Moto Z3 launched with 5G MotoMod: Price, Specifications and features

    Motorola Moto Z3 launched with 5G MotoMod: Price, Specifications and features

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    For photography, Moto Z3 offers a dual-camera setup at the rear which is a pair of 12-megapixel sensors. Sadly the Moto Z3 lacks the 3.5mm headphone jack, but a USB Type-C to 3.5mm jack adapter is provided. Ahead of the official debut , the new renders images and leaks of the smartphones have surfaced online. Front camera: On the front, the Moto Z3 comes with an 8-megapixel sensor with an aperture of f/2.0.
  • Reddit suffers data breach after hackers intercept SMS-based 2FA

    Reddit suffers data breach after hackers intercept SMS-based 2FA

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    Reddit encourages users to change their passwords if they are similar to those they had in 2007 and to enable token-based two-factor authentication as the hackers reached its systems through SMS intercept. If your account was created between 2004 and May 2007, Reddit's now sending out PMs/emails with further instructions on what to do. If your email address is affected by the hack, the social news platform has recommended that you delete any potentially sensitive or incriminating ...
  • Instagram and Facebook are implementing a time limit setting

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    On Facebook , you'll want to look for "Your Time on Facebook" and on Instagram , tap the "Your Activity" option. "Our hope is that these tools give people more control over the time they spend on our platforms and also foster conversations between parents and teens about the online habits that are right for them".
  • Alleged DJI Mavic 2 Photos & Details Leaked

    Alleged DJI Mavic 2 Photos & Details Leaked

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    Succinctly named either the Mavic 2 Pro or Mavic 2 Zoom, each variant will more or less stick to its name. The BBC's Rory Cellan-Jones tested the original Mavic Pro with film-maker Philip Bloom in 2016. The Pro , however, will feature a 1-inch CMOS sensor, which is a massive upgrade to the one found in the original Mavic . We don't know whether that reason is technical in nature - something that might mean the official products are slightly different to what's featured in the ...
  • Nvidia's GTX 11-series cards will debut on August 20

    Nvidia's GTX 11-series cards will debut on August 20

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    Also, Nvidia revealing its next-gen lineup of GPUs will not be surprising since leaks and rumors have been suggesting it for past few months. Are you excited for Nvidia's new-gen GPUs? But also remember that the initial event schedule for the annual Hot Chips processor conference (August 19-21 in Cupertino, California) said that Stuart Oberman, Nvidia's vice president of GPU ASIC engineering, would host a presentation on "Nvidia's Next Generation Mainstream GPU" on August 20 at 11:30 ...
  • LG has introduced a limited edition series of the new premium smartphone

    LG has introduced a limited edition series of the new premium smartphone

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    For the uninitiated, the Signature Edition series of phones from LG pack in premium grade materials such a zirconium ceramic back, which helps prevent the phone from getting scratched up. Meanwhile, the front camera of the machine has a resolution of 8MP for selfie photography and video calling. It comes with a free Bang & Olufsen (B&O) Beoplay H9i headphones .
  • Google’s new Search app: Designed and censored in California, made for China

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    The biggest search engine in the world obeying the censorship in China is a victory for the Chinese government - it sends a signal that nobody will bother to challenge the censorship any more. "But we don't comment on speculation about future plans", a Google spokesperson told VOA in a statement . China's internet censorship laws are well-known.
  • Samsung’s Second Dual Wireless Charger For Galaxy Note 9 Surfaces

    Samsung’s Second Dual Wireless Charger For Galaxy Note 9 Surfaces

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    Samsung's Galaxy Note 9 is due to make its first appearance on August 9 , but that hasn't stopped an Indonesian retailer from advertising pre-orders for the handset. The accessory will let users charge two smartphones or one smartphone and the Galaxy Watch wirelessly at the same time. The price tag of a smartphone is one of the most important aspects that everyone looks up to.
  • 5G Network, Tesla and Caterpillar | Calamatta Cuschieri

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    Phil Kendall, executive director at Strategy Analytics, earlier said the 5G deployment and adoption will be the main merger benefit for U.S. consumers, though everything comes at a cost. As for the specific technology , T-Mobile 5G network will utilize 600MHz and 28GHz mmWave spectrum according TmoNews . "To make this happen and deliver on the full promise of 5G, we need to combine Sprint and T-Mobile now", he said.
  • Samsung confirms slow Galaxy S9 sales in quarterly report

    Samsung confirms slow Galaxy S9 sales in quarterly report

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    Weak sales of its flagship smartphone, the Galaxy S9 , drove down earnings but robust demand for premium TVs - thanks to soaring interest in the World Cup - and memory chips helped boost operating profit almost six%. Demand for smartphones and tablets is forecast to increase in the second half as the market enters a period of strong seasonality, but competition is seen intensifying as new smartphone models are released.
  • 2018 iPad Pro to Ditch Headphone Jack, Feature ‘Diamond Cut’ Design

    2018 iPad Pro to Ditch Headphone Jack, Feature ‘Diamond Cut’ Design

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    Apple is expected to release three new iPhone models for 2018 all with an iPhone X style top notch display. In comparison, the dimensions of the existing 10.5-inch iPad Pro are 250.6 x 174.1 x 6.1mm. Previously leaked renders have shown the LCD iPhone with larger bezels than its OLED counterparts but this reports categorically downturns these renders and rumors.
  • Samsung Electronics misses forecast on lower phone sales

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    U.S. buyers who want the LTE version can get theirs from Verizon starting on August 10, as well, although it's not clear what the privilege of cellular connectivity will add to the base price of the Tab S4. You can also extend Samsung DeX to an external monitor with a compatible HDMI to USB-C multi-port adapter. The Galaxy Tab S4 also features Samsung's Knox enterprise security suite, optional LTE support, a 13MP rear camera, 8MP front-facing camera and four iPad Pro-esque speakers, ...