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27 October 2017 12:08 PM Smartphones in bed: Overuse is costing sleep deprivation, study shows

PARENTS’ growing addiction to smartphone use in bed has become nearly as bad as that of their teenagers with new Australian research showing the habit is taking a major toll on their sleep. The use of electronic devices by adults after they turn the lights out in bed is causing them to get less shuteye, poor quality rest and resulting in later sleep-ins 55

18 October 2017 9:03 PM Google Testing Third-Party Account Support For Gmail On iOS

This is going to be a new functionality on the Gmail for iOS app. Android users have already been able to add third-party accounts to the Gmail app for quite some time now. There’s a reason for that, though. Gmail is often the only email app on many Android smartphones so it makes sense. It’s going to be a big shift for Google to bring this functionality 51

3 October 2017 10:56 PM This is a test of the emergency management system

New Zealand wakes this morning a nation divided into those that received the 1:30am Civil Defence emergency alert and those who did not. Civil Defence has apologised after test messages were mistakenly sent to thousands of New Zealanders in the dead of night, waking some and causing no small amount of mirth on social media this morning. Those who received 56

14 September 2017 7:52 AM Samsung Pay to Launch in South Africa Later This Month

Samsung Pay is already available in a handful of markets across the globe, and it seems the Korean company is all set to add more markets to the compatibility list. According to a new report, Samsung Pay will launch in South Africa on September 22nd, the same day when the Galaxy Note 8 is expected to hit the retail shelves in the country 94

13 September 2017 4:48 AM Tim Cook: iPhone X is the biggest leap forward since the original iPhone

CUPERTINO, UNITED STATES: Apple laid claim to the future of the smartphone Tuesday with a 10th anniversary iPhone X, touting the device as the next generation of mobile computing. The iPhone X was one of three new iPhone models unveiled at the first event at Apple's new "spaceship" campus, as the California tech giant sought to spark fresh momentum in a global 97

12 September 2017 7:52 PM Apple’s New iPhones Are Designed for Augmented Reality. What Is That?

Apple's new iPhones will incorporate augmented reality, the company announced during its keynote event Tuesday. The iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and 10th anniversary iPhone X smartphones will all support apps built on Apple's new augmented reality platform. Augmented reality, or AR, allows digital concepts to interact with a person's real-world environment 66

26 August 2017 8:23 AM Reliance Jio's another wave of disruption sends rivals scurrying for safety

NEW DELHI: The recent start of pre-booking for Reliance Jio’s much-touted 4G feature phone—JioPhone—is another disruptive ploy of Mukesh Ambani-owned company. Reliance Jio's stormy entry into $26 billion Indian telecom market riding on big freebies last year changed rules of the game. With its second wave of disruption, it might end up leading the game. After 18

25 August 2017 8:49 AM Sony Xperia XZ1 press images leak ahead of August 31 IFA launch

The Sony Xperia XZ1 has leaked in all its glory in what appear to be press images of the device. The pictures were shared by Roland Quandt of WinFuture on twitter. Images show the Xperia XZ1 with thick top and bottom bezels. Sony does not seem eager to jump on the bezel-less bandwagon and the design of the upcoming device looks pretty similar to older 27

21 August 2017 3:34 PM ASUS Android O Software Update: List Of ZenFone 3 & ZenFone 4 Models To Be Upgraded

ASUS confirms the official Android O software update to the several models under the ZenFone 3 and ZenFone 4 line-up. It will deliver the latest features of Android and the brand new ZenUI 4.0. Taiwanese multinational company, ASUS, announced the upcoming Android O software update for the ZenFone 3 and ZenFone 4 Series. These ZenFone smartphones will have the ZenUI 29

12 August 2017 3:32 AM Justine Damond’s Father Says She Was ‘Ripped From Our Arms’

MINNEAPOLIS — The father and the fiance of an Australian woman shot to death by a Minneapolis police officer responding to her 911 call grieved at a public memorial service Friday night, the same time the family had planned to be on a plane to her wedding. Justine Damond's father, John Ruszczyk, choked back tears as he vowed to find justice for his 40-year-old 23