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‘Check for updates’ button in Android now actually works

The infamous 'Check for updates' button has been around on Android for what seems like forever now but in all this time it has been about as useful as the close door button on the elevator, which most of the time doesn't seem to do anything. Google developer Elliott Hughes has taken to Google+(!) to inform everyone that the button isn't actually useless anymore. The previous behavior was to check if an update is available and only when the update was readily available to your device and was somehow missed by the automated background check for update will it pull the update. With...



Department of Justice files lawsuit to block AT&T-Time Warner merger

The US Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit to block the anticipated merger of AT&T and Time Warner this Monday. It has been speculated that The White House under Donald Trump would force the merger to go through, particularly because CNN is owned by Timer Warner, and everyone knows what Trump thinks of CNN - a network often targeted by Trump, calling it (and any other network who doesn't cover his administration with praise) #FakeNews #FraudNewsCNN #FNN pic.twitter.com/WYUnHjjUjg— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 2, 2017 Trumpy shenanigans aside, a DOJ (Department of...



Honor View 20 price in India to be Rs. 40,000

Honor View 20 pre-orders will be starting in India on Jan. 15. But, the company is still to disclose the pricing of the cameraphone. Industry sources have unveiled to Indo-Asian New Service (IANS), the View 20 might be estimated around Rs. 40,000 in India. The Honor View 20 is the very exactly Honor V20 phone that was made official in China in December 2018. Whenever the pre-orders of the View 20 begins in India on Jan. 15, its shipments will start on Jan. 29. Apart from Honor India’s official website, the smartphone will be exclusively in the world for buy through Amazon India. Honor is giving away free Honor Sport BT earphones value Rs. 2,999 to buyers who pre-order the Honor View 20 phone. In China, the Honor V20 comes in 3 flavors this sort of as 6 GB RAM + 128 GB memory, 8 GB RAM + 128 GB memory and 8 GB RAM + 256 GB storage. Individuals editions are respectively pried at 2,999 Yuan (~$443, ~Rs. 31,000), 3,499 Yuan (~$517, ~Rs. 36,000) and 3,999 Yuan (~$591, ~Rs. 41,600). The Honor View 20 features a 6.4-inch All-View Panel that options a punch-hole at the top-left corner. It carries support for full HD+ resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixels. The Kirin 980 chipset will be present under the hood of the device. The Android 9 Pie OS customized with Magic UI 2.0 will be available on the cameraphone. The View 20 is packed with a 4,000mAh battery that carries support for quick charging. On the rear is a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 main scanner what is coupled with a ToF (Time of Flight) 3D camera. It options a selfie shooter of 25-megapixe. There is LTE Turbo function on the View 20 what combines Wi-Fi and LTE signals for uninterrupted connectivity. In China, the smartphone is out there in 3 colors which includes Charm Blue, Charm Red and Midnight Black. Honor will be holding a release event in Paris, France on Jan. 22. The company will be announcing the international version of the View 20 at the event.



New Honor V10 update brings Party Mode

The Honor V10 has started receiving a new update that brings along a handful of changes. Prime among them is a new Party Mode feature - available through an app of the same name - that lets you play same song simultaneously at parties. Basically, the feature allows you to connect several Honor V10 phones using NFC to play a song simultaneously, "producing a multi-channel sound effect for a supreme audio experience," the company says. In addition, the update also adds a third-party provided Network optimization feature in the Game Suite app (it's a paid service), and includes...



Five colors of iPhone 8 cases leak

We've seen a case for the iPhone 8, but it was pretty plain with its black color. What if it was Purple or Yellow or Peach or Mint instead? Well, glad you asked! Here are five cases (including a Black one) that show a vertical slot for the dual camera and no hole for the fingerprint reader. iPhone 8 cases in five different colors These look like the official iPhone 7 accessories and if that's the case, we're probably looking at more creative names for the colors like Flamingo, Pollen and so on. Of course, Apple has a wider selection of colors, so these are probably just a...