• It's possible to obtain root access on OnePlus phones without unlocking
It's possible to obtain root access on OnePlus phones without unlocking

The company has now issued a statement explaining EngineerMode's objective, and that it would remove the root function from the app in a future update. Just this week, a bit of fan sleuthing surfaced a flaw ostensibly due to oversight that meant that, over the past couple of years, OnePlus phones (including the recently released OnePlus 5) have...

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  • OnePlus 5T: Old Wine In A New Bottle
OnePlus 5T: Old Wine In A New Bottle

OnePlus has equipped the 5T with a 6.01-inch AMOLED display with a resolution of 2160×1080 and an 18:9 aspect ratio. OxygenOS 4 .7 may have something to do with that. OnePlus has launched its latest "Flagship Killer" smartphone the OnePlus 5T globally, including India. "But if you don't have a OnePlus 5 , you should definitely consider upgr...

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  • Carbon emissions on track to rise this year
Carbon emissions on track to rise this year

This stands in contrast to sustained increases of over 6 per cent per year during the past decade. European Union emissions were set to decline by 0.2 per cent, which is less of a fall than in previous years. Renewable energy has increased rapidly at 14% per year over the last five years - albeit from a very low base. Jackson led a second stu...

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  • SpaceX poised to launch secretive Zuma mission for United States government
SpaceX poised to launch secretive Zuma mission for United States government

EST (0045 GMT). As Florida Today said, SpaceX is no stranger to launching top secret missions, including a spy satellite for the National Reconnaissance Office and another payload for the Department of Defense. SpaceX is no stranger to national security launches. Zuma satellite mission patch. After liftoff, SpaceX will attempt to return ...

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  • Serena Williams to Wednesday
Serena Williams to Wednesday

The couple recently welcomed their attractive baby girl, Alexis Olympia Ohanian Jr.in September. They have instructed Preston to fill the hall with thousands of dollars worth of crystals and flowers. And while they didn't provide any further details, it was close to a week before they were able to take home their new bub - who weighed just 6 lbs ...

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  • Uber to Sell a Large Chunk of Stake to Softbank
Uber to Sell a Large Chunk of Stake to Softbank

SoftBank - along with Dragoneer Investment Group, General Atlantic and Chinese ride-sharing giant Didi Chuxing - will directly invest US$1 billion into Uber. In this process, a price will be decided for existing Uber shares. Uber's Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dara Khosrowshahi said Thursday that the the San Francisco-based ride-hailing company ...

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  • Hitman is getting a TV series on Hulu streaming service
Hitman is getting a TV series on Hulu streaming service

The latest game, which was released episodically throughout 2016, was a critical success and sold over 7 million copies. Hitman , showcasing the signature shaved head, barcode tattoo, slick suits and dual pistols of anti-hero Agent 47 , has been a monumental multimedia presence since its 2000 video game debut, spawning several sequels and even ...

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  • Google Assistant Support Comes To ecobee Smart Home Products
Google Assistant Support Comes To ecobee Smart Home Products

Using the ok Google command through their smartphones or Google Home speakers, users can raise the temperature, lower the temperature, and perform other tasks or requests, though ecobee doesn't explicitly mention all of the supported actions that can be initiated.

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  • GameStop temporarily halts unlimited used games program
GameStop temporarily halts unlimited used games program

The program was originally scheduled to fully launch in the coming weeks, with sign-ups to begin on November 19. Indeed, according to one GameStop spokesperson, the company has merely identified "a few program limitations " that they'd like to iron out to "ensure [they] are able to provide [their] guests an exceptional service".

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  • Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus DLC roadmap with releases dates revealed
Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus DLC roadmap with releases dates revealed

Bethesda revealed the official release calendar for the game's three upcoming DLC episodes - the first, Episode Zero , came out last week - on its official website . The Adventures of Gunslinger Joe: December 14 for season pass owners. The Freedom Chronicles season pass costs U.S. $25 / £18 / AU $35 and includes all of the aforementioned D...

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  • How to Fool Apple's Face Recognition Technology
How to Fool Apple's Face Recognition Technology

A Vietnamese cybersecurity firm claims to have hacked through the new iPhone X's Face ID security system by using a 3D-printed mask. In addition to features such as keeping track of changes in facial appearance, Apple also offers an anti-spoofing software to stop Face ID trickery.

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  • Final Fantasy XV's Noctis to Join the Tekken 7 Line-Up
Final Fantasy XV's Noctis to Join the Tekken 7 Line-Up

Oh, and he's buddies with Lars. It seems that same DLC pack will also feature at least one new Final Fantasy-themed stage as the Noctis trailer shows him doing battle at the Final Fantasy XV desert gas station. Noctis is now slated for release in spring of 2018. Now Final Fantasy XV's Noctis joins the fight and fans of both games are excite...

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  • 6 iPhone X Issues Apple Inc
6 iPhone X Issues Apple Inc

Kuo added that in order to target the low-end and mid-range smartphone markets, Apple is also working on a new LCD model with a large 6.1-inch display, which will "differ significantly" from the OLED models . However, some users have been able to get their units replaced under warranty from their local Apple service centres and you should too, i...

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  • GM reveals its 'fastest, most powerful' vehicle in 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1
GM reveals its 'fastest, most powerful' vehicle in 2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1

Chevrolet unveiled the 2019 Corvette ZR1 in Dubai yesterday, a 755-horsepower race-ready machine that's now the fastest, most powerful production auto the company has ever built. The new ZR1 has four additional radiators to keep it from getting hot under the collar, giving it a total of 13. The V8 is paired to either a seven-speed manual o...

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  • Sierra Nevada Corp tests Dream Chaser spacecraft
Sierra Nevada Corp tests Dream Chaser spacecraft

The reusable craft is considered flawless for this task since it's smoother return will ensure the preservation of precious scientific specimens on board. Orbital ATK's capsule - known as Cygnus - is then created to burn up in the Earth's atmosphere once it leaves the station, while SpaceX's Dragon cargo capsule can survive the descent to Earth, us...

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  • Broadcom after rejection: 'Fully committed' to Qualcomm buyout
Broadcom after rejection: 'Fully committed' to Qualcomm buyout

Broadcom and Qualcomm battled through press releases on Monday while investors tried to figure whether the two semiconductor giants would actually merge. At the time, Bloomberg sources claimed that Qualcomm's board would likely reject the deal. On the other hand, Hock Tan, Broadcom CEO who said earlier this month he would revive his company's p...

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  • Microsoft's Black Friday Deals Include $100 off Windows Mixed Reality Headsets
Microsoft's Black Friday Deals Include $100 off Windows Mixed Reality Headsets

The new Surface Pro is also receiving some discounts for Black Friday . Microsoft is discounting the Xbox One S 500GB model down to just $189 with a free game. Save up to $150 on the Acer Aspire 1 and Aspire 3 laptops starting November 24 at Acer .com. PlayStation fans will also be able to find some excellent deals this Black Friday.

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  • How to view from Bay Area — Venus-Jupiter Conjunction
How to view from Bay Area — Venus-Jupiter Conjunction

Coming about 40 minutes before sunrise in the United Kingdom, the two planets will appear very close in the sky , seperated roughly by half the width of the full Moon. Locally sunrise is at 6:51 a.m., so the optimum time is 6:05 a.m. Viewers should look toward the direction of sunrise (very low), according to NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory .

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  • Some iPhone X displays plagued by mysterious 'Green Line of Death'
Some iPhone X displays plagued by mysterious 'Green Line of Death'

It literally takes 2 seconds from going inside to the cold outdoors and my screen stops being very responsive. Users are reporting that their screens would either not respond at all or responsiveness was inaccurate. Apple says it will fix that issue with a future software update, but a new defect won't be so easy to fix. Users will be rightly co...

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  • Samsung Galaxy J3 2018 specifications leaked
Samsung Galaxy J3 2018 specifications leaked

In the spotting, the full specifications of the Galaxy J3 (2018) have been revealed , giving a glimpse of what is in store from Samsung for the first few months of 2018. There is a 5MP front-facing camera for selfies. There's one odd thing about the new phone, according to the listing, it will come with an 8 MP back camera whereas the last ...

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  • Wiesberger leads in Sun City, Fleetwod 6 shots back
Wiesberger leads in Sun City, Fleetwod 6 shots back

And Branden Grace will start the final round at five under as he seeks to become the first South African victor of "Africa's Major" since 2007. South Africa's Haydn Porteous posted a five-under 67 to be at three-under, while Race to Dubai leader Tommy Fleetwood hit back after a hard first two days to also post a 67.

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  • Arvind Kejriwal A Peculiar Person, Says Amarinder Singh In Delhi Smog Row
Arvind Kejriwal A Peculiar Person, Says Amarinder Singh In Delhi Smog Row

If I have got 20 million tonnes of paddy straw, if I ask the farmer to store this, farms will be covered with the paddy straw. While Kejriwal insisted on an urgent meeting with his Punjab and Haryana counterparts, Amarinder Singh said that the issue can only be solved by the Central Government.

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  • Ryan teen confessed in front of father: CBI
Ryan teen confessed in front of father: CBI

He said the family was seeking financial help from the villagers in filing the case. As we had said earlier, there are too many questions for Ryan International School and its owners Ryan and Grace Pinto to answer, particularly contradicting the bus-conductor- is-the-murderer line.

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  • Sean Parker: We Built Facebook to Exploit You
Sean Parker: We Built Facebook to Exploit You

Parker, current chair of the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy , said that the investors and creators - especially Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg , Instagram cofounder Kevin Systrom, and himself - were all conscious of the so-called validation loop.

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  • Nintendo to Heavily Increase Switch Production in 2018
Nintendo to Heavily Increase Switch Production in 2018

If the Switch does keep on its current pace, it could easily surpass the original Wii. Nintendo is not slowing down as more great games will be out in 2018. It has been so popular, in fact, that many fans have been having a hard time buying one, since they've been selling out so fast. Although Microsoft has long since stopped reporting Xbox One sal...

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  • Airtel Offers Mega Roundup: Latest Prepaid And Postpaid Recharge Plans
Airtel Offers Mega Roundup: Latest Prepaid And Postpaid Recharge Plans

The latest offer is valid on recharges done between the period between 10th November to 25th November 2017. The cashback redemption availability will have three categories - the Jio cashback vouchers worth Rs 400 (Rs 50 x 8) will be provided instantly in MyJio, for redemption from November 15, 2017; the instant cashback from partner wallets will ...

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  • Facebook asking for nude photos to protect users
Facebook asking for nude photos to protect users

Would you trust Facebook with your nude photos? Editors' Note: Adult Australians concerned that an intimate image may be shared online can complete an online form on the eSafety Commissioner's official website detailing their concerns.

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  • Google's Upcoming 'Files Go' App to Compete with Apple's AirDrop
Google's Upcoming 'Files Go' App to Compete with Apple's AirDrop

Now, according to a now-pulled app on Google Play reported by 9to5Google, the company is testing a new Files Go app . The feature uses Bluetooth connectivity of your device to enable wireless transfer - without requiring an active data connection.

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  • Twitter stops verification badge amid Jason Kessler backlash
Twitter stops verification badge amid Jason Kessler backlash

CEO Jack Dorsey weighed in on the issue, saying that the company has known for awhile that the system was broken. "We have created this confusion". They are usually given to celebrities, politicians, and journalists. The verification of Kessler's account angered many users because of previous posts and actions. Events in Charlottesville result...

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  • Xbox One X Is for Gaming Connoisseurs, Says Xbox Head
Xbox One X Is for Gaming Connoisseurs, Says Xbox Head

We try to answer that question on this episode, and for our reviewers at least, the answer is 'no'. In this sense, the game plays very much like the Pro version but perhaps more importantly for existing Xbox One owners looking to revisit the game, performance is now much improved.

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  • Send your nude images to Facebook to stop revenge porn
Send your nude images to Facebook to stop revenge porn

Facebook aims to create a digital signature of the nude images that users submit so that no porn material can ever be submitted in future. Users then send the posts to themselves over Facebook's Messenger app. The Australian Office of the safety commission declared that they have partnered with the Facebook on a pilot scheme that wil...

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  • NASA is working with Uber on flying taxis
NASA is working with Uber on flying taxis

In an unlikely partnership, NASA has sought the services of Uber to build air control software that will manage the flying taxis of the future. Los Angeles will be the company's third test city. At the Web Summit, a technology conference, in Lisbon this week, Uber announced that they signed a Space Act Agreement with the governmental agency...

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  • Harry Potter Augmented-Reality Game From 'Pokemon Go' Maker Set for 2018
Harry Potter Augmented-Reality Game From 'Pokemon Go' Maker Set for 2018

Niantic has had scaling problems when making games for a beloved franchise that millions are clamoring for before. Interactive Entertainment and WB Games to develop the new game. The answer to those questions may very well determine the long-term health of Harry Potter: Wizards Unite , but you have to believe that the app's short-term prospects ar...

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  • Sheep trained to recognize Jake Gyllenhaal, for science
Sheep trained to recognize Jake Gyllenhaal, for science

Out of the all the shown photos, the sheep chose celebrities Jake Gyllenhaal , Barack Obama , Emma Watson , and United Kingdom television journalist Fiona Bruce. The team got success after few days of tutelage of sheep at the Cambridge University in England, where at least 8 sheep could recognize Obama by his picture.

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  • Call of Duty: WWII Gets $500 Million Worldwide After Launch
Call of Duty: WWII Gets $500 Million Worldwide After Launch

The Call of Duty franchise shows no sign of slowing down with the debut of Call of Duty: WWII . Just yesterday, we reported that Call of Duty: WWII had a pretty big first week of release in the UK. "And we're committed to supporting the community with continuous improvements and new content". Call of Duty: WWII already dominated the Unit...

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