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12/09/2018

Sony Xperia XZ Premium with Android 9.0 Pie spotted at Geekbench

The Sony Xperia XZ Premium is the oldest model in the company’s lineup that is on the path to an Android 9.0 Pie update. The official schedule puts the release date sometime in November. The new software was spotted taking its tentative first steps, running a Geekbench test. The single core result is lower than what the Snapdragon 835 pulled off while running Android Oreo (the score should be in the 1,900 range), so it’s clear the software isn’t ready for prime time. All Xperia XZ models after the XZ Premium will be updated to Pie. Also, check out Sony’s...


14/07/2019

American Airlines cancels Boeing 737 Max flights through November

Just a couple of days after United Airlines announced that it was canceling more than 5,000 Boeing 737 Max flights through October, American Airlines has announced that it would suspend flights on the beleaguered passenger jet through November 2nd. The airliner had canceled flights through September 3rd, but after the FAA discovered a new problem with the aircraft’s flight computer, it opted to push the aircraft’s return to service until later in the fall. American Airlines says that the removal of the aircraft means that it will have to cancel around 115 flights each day, and has said that it...
14/07/2019

Spotify, YouTube, and others get reimagined as retro anime tech

The likes of Instagram, Spotify, and YouTube might all be high-tech modern internet services, but they all have their roots in another era of analog technology. Now, one artist has imagined what these services would look like if they were actually made for that bygone era, whether it’s an Instagram-branded Polaroid camera, a Spotify cassette player, or a VHS tape player featuring YouTube’s color scheme. Okay, to be fair, the designs from concept artist Sheng Lam, noted by Kotakuearlier this week, don’t technically name each of the services they’re based on, but it would be hard not to mistake SoundKloud...
14/07/2019

Huawei files to trademark 'Harmony' OS: Report

Chinese tech giant Huawei has reportedly filed a trademark application with the EU Intellectual Property Office for a new operating system (OS) called Harmony, even as issues with the US government after the trade blacklist seem to be easing now.The smartphone and telecommunications player is attempting to register the name for an OS for both mobile and computer use; the trademark application is dated July 12, 2019, and is currently under examination, the GSMArena reported on Saturday.According to Huawei, Android OS and the ecosystem remains the first choice for its smartphone business.Also, the company reportedly seeks to reduce the latency...

14/07/2019

A healthy lifestyle may offset genetic risk for Alzheimer's

A healthy lifestyle can cut your risk of developing Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia even if you have genes that raise your risk for these mind-destroying diseases, a large study has found. People with high genetic risk and poor health habits were about three times more likely to develop dementia versus those with low genetic risk and good habits, researchers reported Sunday. Regardless of how much genetic risk someone had, a good diet, adequate exercise, limiting alcohol and not smoking made dementia less likely. "I consider that good news," said John Haaga of the U.S. National Institute on Aging,...
14/07/2019

This video reimagines the iPhone as a retro Macintosh

Imagine if Apple, instead of inventing something completely new for its original iPhone design, had maintained the look of its iconic Macintosh or the iMac G3. The phone would be more eye-catching than the all-glass gadget we have now, if designer FuturePunk’s imagined, digital 3D models are any indication. This week, he published a look at what he thinks Apple could have created if it modeled the iPhone off either of those PCs. He recreates their commercials, too, except starring the phones. While, yes, it would be completely impractical to have a phone fully based on either of these computers,...
14/07/2019

Police test lighting in probe of Uber self-driving crash

Police outside Phoenix recently closed part of a street to conduct a lighting test as an investigation continues into the 2018 death of a woman who was struck and killed by an Uber self-driving SUV. The Maricopa County Attorney's Office says prosecutors asked for more investigation before making a decision about whether to charge backup driver Rafaela Vasquez who was supposed to take control in an emergency. Another prosecutor's office decided in March not to charge Uber. The Tuesday night lighting test was conducted near the crash site in Tempe. The Arizona Republic reports one man drove a white Volvo...