Microsoft has finally patched an issue with how DirectX 9 reports available memory to games in Windows 10 with the Fall Creators Update. The issue was with an API that was reporting false information.
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Microsoft has detailed in a blog post that it won't be porting the EdgeHTML engine to Android or iOS for the Edge browser on the two platforms. Instead, opting for WebKit on iOS and Blink on Android.
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Amazon today announced the Echo Connect, among other devices in its Echo ecosystem, that can link up with existing landline connections and allow for hands-free calling via an Echo, including to 911.
Skype calls to the regions affected by the 7.1 magnitude earthquake in Mexico have been made free until further notice. However, do note that Skype cannot be used to make emergency calls.
Apple CEO Tim Cook said, while replying to a query on Twitter on Good Morning America, that the iPhone X's $999 tag is a "value price," adding that Apple's objective is to "enrich peoples' lives."
As per a report, the Indian government is working on creating its own cryptocurrency, backed by its reserve bank. It will reportedly be named after Lakshmi, the Hindu goddess representing wealth.
The Reserve Bank of India is exploring the possibilities of issuing its own cryptocurrency, adding that it's rather uncomfortable with "non-fiat cryptocurrencies" such as bitcoin.
A team of researchers in China have discovered a vulnerability in almost all major voice assistants on a number of devices, including the Amazon Echo, allowing them to 'silently' issue commands.
Palm's brand is to reportedly make a comeback via TCL with new devices expected to release in 2018. The company recently reported quite a bit of success with its BlackBerry-branded KEYone smartphone.
The iPhone 8 will reportedly be available for purchase starting from September 22. Apple is expected to unveil the device at an event on September 12, with an expensive price tag of $999.
KFC is adding a VR game to its employee training program featuring a sinister-sounding Colonel Sanders who teaches an employee how to properly prepare his famous recipe of fried chicken.
Hulu has finally launched its live TV streaming service for web browsers on Windows and macOS. Unfortunately, the web experience lacks quite a few features, such as the ability to switch user profile.