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TikTok Launching Their Own Smartphone

TikTok is set to launch its own smart phone filled with their own apps. The financial times claimed that this new phone will be android.

CEO of TikTok and ByteDance has also confirmed that they have sealed a successful deal with a Chinese based smartphone maker, Smartisan. And they have also hired their employees to help them build a better phone.

But after Huawei Ban, TikTok is making their platform more US-friendly so they do not face the same consequences which Huawei is facing right now.

Amazon and Facebook both released smartphones but they were called back soon after their launch and TikTok will surely face the same problem with their smartphones.

Famous Google Apps Will Not Work On Huawei Smartphones Anymore

After Google ban, some of the famous Google apps will stop working on the Huawei smartphones.

Moreover, Google has also banned big and small android updates to Huawei Smartphones, meaning it will be unstable.

Users can use Youtube and Google Maps via Browser only. The app will not work.

This is the list of Apps that will not work on Huawei smartphones

  1. Youtube
  2. Google Photos
  3. Gmail
  4. Google Assistant
  5. Google Play Store
  6. Google Duo
  7. Google Drive
  8. Google Maps

Within the span of 24 hours, Huawei responded to Huawei ban by creating their own operating system called “Hongmeng”.

Google Bans Huawei To Use Their Operating System

Google has banned Huawei from using their Android as its main operating system after they admitted sharing data with the Chinese government.

Huawei admitted that they share information with Chinese government to comply with the Chinese governmental orders. CFO of Huawei also been arrested.

The situation is getting worse for Huawei as future smartphones will not have an Android operating system.

Smartphones experts have said that Huawei will see a huge decline in sales. Other Chinese smartphones which are also sharing information with Chinese government includes, Oppo, Vivo, Infinix, Xiaomi and RealMe.

LED bulbs can make you blind

LED bulbs in your house can permanently destroy your eyesight ANSES officials warned, and urged to use less LED bulbs.

But LED lights in Laptops, Tablets and Smartphones are not harmful.

400 pages long research suggested that LED bulbs emit blue light which destroy the retina cells as well as causes insomnia.

The blue light form LED Bulbs are “Photo-Toxic” meaning they destory retina cells which is a major cause of blindness.

About 70% of the world’s population is currently using LED bulbs to save energy.

Netflix Announcing Original Games At A Gaming Conference This Year

Netflix games are heading your way with exclusive gameplay for the TV series lovers.

The gaming conference E3 is taking place next month after Netflix officials confirms their attendance in the event.

Furthermore, Netflix spokesperson has also annoucned the date and timing when they will be live streaming their event on internet.

Here is the teaser of the games that they will be launching;

YouTube Music Passed 15 Million Subscribers in One Year

Since its opening, YouTube Music has not got any market success when compared to YouTube TV which spread like a light. However, we have come across a new report which claims that in one year after its launch, YouTube music has crossed 15 million paid subscribers.

When comparing it with apple music, it has 50 million paid subscribers whereas Spotify has 100 million. Google is far much behind than these 2 competitors however it is better than Pandora having 7 million subscribers.

Google had told that YouTube Music is the future of premium music services. It also said that once it gets all the features, it will fade off Google Play Music Service.

South Korean 5G carriers boast 260,000 customers in the first month

After instantaneously launching profitmaking 5G amenities in early April, three South Korean carriers have jointly signed up 260,000 subscribers — a huge start for the next-generation cellular technology. The key metric of 5G acceptance was shared by South Korea’s Ministry of Science and ICT (via Yonhap), which arranged and coordinated the carriers’ unveilings in an effort to make South Korea the world’s first 5G country.

As of this week, South Korean telecoms have over 54,200 5G base stations online. For the time being, South Korea has to keep an eye on major cities and other larger population locations, but the network HQs is expected to spread further over the next two years.

Prior to today, reports suggested that South Korea has struggled with quality issues related to Nokia 5G base stations, which were apparently months late in arriving and said to offer weaker performance than competing options.

You Can Write Poetry With The Help Of Artificial Intelligence

Will machine learning ever be able to remake the creative thing?

Trying to guess how progressive AI will become can be quite the rabbit hole, but in the period in-between there’s a poetry-writing AI having a decent feature.

The project, titled ‘Poem Portraits‘, lets you ‘Start’ a word of your own choice to an poetry-writing AI, trained on over 20 million words of 19th century poetry. You chose the word is then “instantly combined into an original two line poem” written on the fly by the AI algorithm.

The project was made by UK artist and stage designer Es Devlin, in partnership with Google Arts and Culture (it’s their website you’re visiting) and ‘creative technologist’ Ross Goodwin.  Trying to guess how advanced AI will become can be quite the rabbit hole, but in the period in-between there’s a poetry-writing AI algorithem having a decent feature.

Xiaomi launches electric bicycle ‘Himo T1’

Xiaomi, an electronic Chinese company, which is famous for smartphones, launched an electric bike ‘Himo T1’ succeeding as the 3rd edition in the series.

As per iGyaan, the latest Himo T1 is the follow-up of the Xiaomi backed Himo brand’s 3rd electric bicycle.

The first one is the Himo V1 and while the second one is the Himo C20 folding e-bikes.

The key features of the Himo T1 are its one-button start, multi-function combination switch, a digital display, among other things. The Himo T1 comes with a very simple design and its tires measures around 90mm in size.

Xiaomi Electric Bicycle Specs

  • Himo T1 has a 14,000mAh Li-ion battery with a nominal voltage of 48V.
  • 14Ah option of the cycle will allow users to travel up to 60kms and the 28Ah version will go on up to 120km.
  • Himo T1 electric bicycle also comes with a front suspension fork, dual coilover rear suspension, drum brake on the back side and a hydraulic disc brake on the front.
  • The bike weighs 53kg
  • Measures 1515x665x1025mm.
  • The electric bicycle It will be available in three colour variants including – Red, Gray, and White.

As for the pricing, the crowdfunding website reveals that the Himo T1 comes for a price tag of CNY 2. In China, the bike will be available for buying starting June 4.

Amazon Reveals One-Day Free Shipping Experience for All Its Prime Customers

Amazon has recently announced that it is going to upgrade its free Two-day shipping to One-day shipping for all its prime customers worldwide. It will be starting out with its nearby region. 

An announcement was made by Brian Olsavsky, the chief financial officer, during the first quarter of 2019 earnings. He said,

“We’re currently working on evolving Prime two-day to Prime one-day,”

He explained how the free one day shipping is quite relatively different from its free two-day counterpart. The latter version of the shipment does not include any additional surcharges other than the subscription charges. Previously, free shipping option for the prime customer entails a minimum purchase amount of $35. However, things seem to be taking a turn for the better.

Brian Olsavsky states that,

“We’re already starting down this path, we’ve expanded the number of zip codes eligible for one-day shipping. It will take us a significant amount of time to achieve.”

Olsavsky also revealed that Amazon has been considerably striving to improvise its shipping logistics over the last few months. It has collaborated with the US  Postal Service and all the other transportation partners to make one-day shipping the standard shipping for all its Prime customers.

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Amazon is thrilled to make further announcements about the expansion regarding free one-day shipping by the end of second quarter this year. For now, developments are underway in North America; but it is expected to eventually expand at a global scale. Olsavsky further states:

“The vast majority of items are available in two days. If we cut that in half…we think it will open up a lot of potential purchases and a lot of conveniences.”

We are very eager to see what Amazon has in store for us in the near future.

Let’s wait up till the next quarter.

Change The Color of Lamborghini Instantly

The latest Lamborghini comes with an incredible upgrade that allows you to change the color from the Keypad, it turns instantly and helps a person match his own liking.

An account on Instagram Bat.not.bad got his hands on this
latest Lamborghini, which was tested and uploaded on his Instagram account to showcase the latest upgrade to the.

Video of color changing Lamborghini

This new upgrade will help the developers of the Lamborghini to go ahead of their competitors as a person doesn’t have to stay with one color after spending a lot of dollars to buy a luxury car.

WhatsApp for Android is Getting New Emoji Style for Status Updates

According to the new report, WhatsApp for Android is getting a new emoji style for the part of its status updates. This latest style will only be available in WhatsApp beta 2.19.110, the development is ‘disabled by default’ and is not functional for beta users.

This new change has been spotted just after WhatsApp introduced an anticipated stickers feature. That feature is available for Android, iPhone, and the Web. Earlier this week, WhatsApp for Android was spotted testing the ability to block screenshots.

WhatsApp for Android is Getting New Emoji Style for Status Updates

WABetaInfo has reported that WhatsApp beta version 2.19.110 for Android users will get a new emoji style via doodle picker. With this new change, the existing emojis will be replaced by the WhatsApp-native emojis. It is important to mention here that the new emoji style will only be available for status updates and you won’t find any changes to your regular conversations.

Offering condolence to Sri Lanka, Trump overstates death toll to be ‘138 million people’

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump on Sunday horribly misquoted the loss of life in a progression of lethal blasts in Sri Lanka prior today to be “138 million individuals” yet erased and supplanted it practically thirty minutes after the fact.

The American head — known for his forceful tweeting propensities and regularly silly grammatical errors — offered “sincere sympathies” to the general population of Sri Lanka after the blasts at places of worship and inns in the island country murdered in excess of 200 individuals.

The tweet with the grammatical mistake was particularly appalling because of the way that Sri Lanka’s populace is a little more than 21 million individuals and his announcement saying the assaults “killed somewhere around 138 million individuals” made it resemble the loss of life was multiple times the nation’s absolute populace.

Very nearly 30 minutes after the fact, he supplanted the mistaken tweet and expressed: “138 individuals have been killed in Sri Lanka, with more that 600 seriously harmed, in a psychological militant assault on houses of worship and lodgings.

“The United States offers sincere sympathies to the incredible individuals of Sri Lanka. We stand prepared to help!”

Galaxy Fold Comes Out with a Massive Screen Protector Issue!

Flickers and crackling screen! That’s like one of the worst experience a person can face when investing their budgets on a $2,000 smartphone. Yes, the South Korean Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. has received a few reports and complaints regarding damaged display units of the upcoming foldable smartphone. Here’s a complete video highlighting the whole issue in depth:

The problem looks like it is related to the unit’s screen protective cover which when removed results in damaging the screen. The problem was highlighted by different journalists actively working at Bloomberg, The Verge and CNBC. They were specifically chosen to review the phone this week.

After learning this particular issue, the company realized that it is time to shut down the pre-orders. Until, it does not fix the malfunction permanently, it will not schedule any further releases for the time.

Notre Dame will rebuild from a game!

Notre Dame a famous cathedral was burnt in the fire past few days. It took fire fighters 2 days to control the fire.

After the Cathedral was fully destroyed, Architectures decided to rebuild it with the help of a game, and that game is Assassin’s Creed unity.

Assassin’s creed is a famous game in which Notre Dame was the major spotlight throughout the storyline.

Architects will take the help of this game to rebuild the famous Notre Dame once again.

World’s largest plane makes first test flight

The world’s largest airplane — a Stratolaunch behemoth with two fuselages and six Boeing 747 engines — finally made its initial test flight on Saturday in California.

It was made by an engineering company called Scaled Composites.
The airplane is so big its wings are longer than a football field, or about 1.5 times that of an Airbus A380.

Stratolaunch behemoth hit a top speed of 304 kilometers per hour and touched an altitude of 17,000 feet, or 5,182 meters.

Stratolaunch was financed by Paul Allen, a co-founder of Microsoft as a way to get into the market for launching small satellites.

Apple News+ Gets 200,000 Subscribers In Its First Week

Apple news is growing at a rapid pace, in its first week it got 200,000 subscribers. Furthermore, Apples is launching its own Credit Card and more features.

Apple News+ is mentioned by The Wall Street Journal and the Los Angeles Times and gives access to more than 300 famous magazines and digital publications. Users pay $9.99 per month ($12.99 in Canada) after a one-month free trial. The subscription will be available in Australia and Europe later this year, and will eventually roll out to a global audience. 

As a major aspect of the organization’s general procedure to develop its common month to month income, in any case, it shows up Apple News+ is headed toward a decent begin.

Xiaomi Car, A New Product From Xiaomi

Xiaomi has launched a car, which is a customized version of Bestune T77 SUV. They launched this car on April 3.

The Xiaomi car will cost, 89,800 Yuan or 13,400 USD. But the availability of this car is still uncertain.

This car will be available in 6 variations.

South Korea launched 5G services today

South Korea has become the first country to launch 5G services. South Korea offers the most competitive cell phone rates in the world.

5G technology delivers 50 times more speed in Internet than 4G LTE service.

The new 5G launch will create revolutionary breakthroughs in the telecommunication field and autonomous cars. It will also help the South Korean economy grow to the next level.

It is meaningful that South Korean telecom companies are providing services and networks meeting South Korean customers’ high standard in speed and picture quality.

Ryu Young-sang, executive vice president of the SK Telecom said

Company KT Corp, in competition with SK telecom, is planning to offer the most cheaper 5G service plans with unlimited data.

VR Headsets Can Damage Your Eyesight

Virtual Reality can cause lethal damage to your eyes which can make you Blind forever, Standford University research concluded.

In 2017, CNN revealed around 10 million American grown-ups are experiencing Myopia, Myopia is the limitation and Virtual Reality can be the following element to rise it further.

Moreover, the vast majority of the general population demonstrate the sights of Motion Sickness in the wake of wearing VR headsets, which is an indication that their cerebrum is declining to acknowledge the truth which an individual need our mind to appear.

This is 2 times more dangerous for children than it is for adults.

iPhone 11 To Get Two-way Charging And A 4000 MaH Battery

Apple senior analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said that the next generation of iPhone will have two-way charging. That means iPhone 11 can share the battery with other phones of AirPods.

Kuo said by introducing these methods we will be able to take over Samsung, whose new phone Galaxy s10 charges other phones wirelessly and also charges earbuds.

As reported by 9to5 Mac, Kuo further said that iPhone 11 will have larger batteries around 4,000 MaH, which will be able to run the phone for at least two days on a minimal use.

Kuo has a conventional reputation of revealing highlights on future Apple items. Having the capacity to charge your AirPods on the back of your telephone could be a lovely thing.

Apple did not quickly react to the report of analyst.

Whatsapp New Update Will Be Able To Spot Fake News

To eliminate the spreading of fake news, Whatsapp and Facebook team creators are launching a new feature for Whatsapp soon that will notify you if the news you’re getting is fake.

This new update will allow the user to verify the source of the image, video or news right away. With this new update, WhatsApp users will be able to verify if the images shared with them is authentic or has been tempered. This update will use the “Google’s image reverse search” feature.

To encounter the spreading of unreliable misinformation which results in fake news and fake propaganda, this new feature is going to be launched by Whatsapp very soon.

Whatsapp has been intorducing different updates on the platform for the security of its users’ privacy.