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Amazon Prime Exclusive phones remove lockscreen ads

Amazon Prime Exclusive phones remove lockscreen ads

The worst part of it, though, is the baked-in lock screen offers and ads. This change is a response to different technologies available to unlock devices, like facial recognition. In other words, Prime members can now score affordable phones with no gimmicks. Instead, the phones will be subsidized by bundling Amazon services onto the devices.


Best ads from Super Bowl LII

Best ads from Super Bowl LII

The best Super Bowl ads made us laugh, cry, and audibly wonder how much a trip to Australia would cost. Jacob Shafer is a national Major League Baseball columnist and breaking news writer for Bleacher Report. Also on NBC's list of noteworthy achievements, the network pointed out that "Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon" bettered its previous Super Bowl rating and delivered its highest overnights since its premiere week of post-Olympics telecasts.


HTC Launches Their Flagship Smartphone U11

HTC Launches Their Flagship Smartphone U11

The smartphone features a 6-inch Quad HD+ Super LCD panel with a screen resolution of 1440×2880 pixels. The smartphone will be available in a silver coloured variant on e-commerce site Flipkart starting February 7. It has 8 megapixels front camera with f/2.0 aperture, BSI sensor, 85° field of view and 1080p video recording. The external storage slot of U11 + supports up to 2 TB of microSD card.


PS4 System Software 5.50 Beta Key Features Confirmed

PS4 System Software 5.50 Beta Key Features Confirmed

The new Gold Wireless Headset features a new design that's slimmer with improved over-ear cushions to make it even more comfortable. Following this, Sony details several of the UI improvements coming in Update 5.50, starting with a "This PS4" tab that lists all applications installed on a PS4, and a tab with players' names/avatars showing all apps purchased with their PSN ID.


Russian athletes ban: Bach IOC chief disappointed by CAS ruling

Russian athletes ban: Bach IOC chief disappointed by CAS ruling

The rest of the 28 have either retired or are unavailable for undisclosed reasons. A hearing in the matter is scheduled for Wednesday. The Games begin on Friday and end on Feb 25, with a fresh doping scandal threatening to erupt on the eve of the quadrennial event.


Intel Launches Vaunt Smart Glasses - Amazing Multi-Featured Wearable

Intel Launches Vaunt Smart Glasses - Amazing Multi-Featured Wearable

In terms of looks, Vaunt is obviously a huge improvement over Google Glass . Well, it's been pretty tough to fit a miniature display and a decent-size battery into traditional eyewear. The concept of smart glasses is certainly not new. Vaunt also doesn't try to be something straight out of a science fiction movie, it only aims at providing the users with simple heads-up notifications.