The third-party app partnerships aren’t that exciting so far, either. It’s a short list that includes apps like Getty Images’ VR viewer alongside games like Angry Birds VR: Isle of Pigs. XRSpace has cut partnership deals with Germany’s Deutsche Telecom and Taiwan’s Chunghwa Telecom, which could help subsidize the cost for users. That said, it’s not clear how useful a 5G cellular connection will be, since VR headsets are overwhelmingly used in homes or other indoor spaces with Wi-Fi. … [Read more...] about HTC’s former CEO is making a risky bet on a new VR headset and virtual world
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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus (2014) For 2014, Apple finally went big with the iPhone, introducing the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 and the 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus. Both phones featured a new, curved design, as well as NFC support for mobile payments, a faster processor, and improved cameras — which had become the iPhone’s standout feature. The larger, lighter phones weren't as sturdy as previous models though, and "Bendgate" was the Apple scandal of 2014. … [Read more...] about The iPhone turns 10: a visual history of Apple’s most important product
Over the past nine weeks, 38.6 million jobless workers have filed for cash benefits, almost one of every four employees in the U.S. labor force of more than 164 million. In April, the official U.S. unemployment rate was 14.7%, but key Trump administration economic officials say it likely is higher and could approach 25% in the coming weeks. … [Read more...] about How, When Will Life Get Back to Normal ?
NEW DELHI: Tech giants Apple and Google recently announced their joint effort to allow APIs and operating system level technology which will help in contact tracing using Bluetooth on the phones. The companies also said that they will also release APIs that will allow interoperability between Android and iOS devices using apps from public health authorities. Now Apple has rolled out Beta 3 of iOS 13.5 which consists of the code required to run apps that are built using the exposure notification API. Apart from this, the iOS 13.5 beta update also brings another interesting feature. The update brings face mask detection enabling FaceID to decide if a user is wearing a face mask or not. In case a user is wearing a face mask then it will automatically prompt for a passcode. The update also enables users to disable a feature in FaceTime video calls which let active speaker grows larger in the asymmetric grid. Once the user has disabled this feature then they will have to tap on a … [Read more...] about iOS 13.5 to bring easier unlocking of iPhone when wearing masks