News tagged: Leaks
After a successful launch of Meizu Pro 7 and Pro 7 Plus smartphones, the company is now gearing up for the launch of yet another good looking handset. The Meizu M6 Note handset has now leaked online, revealing its design as well as possible specifications.
The popular manufacturer of activity trackers and smartwatches is preparing its third major edition of sporty smartwatches. The Garmin Vivoactive 3 has now leaked online, showing a big change compared to its predecessor by adopting similar design to the Fenix series.
The iPhone 8's front and rear cameras may support 4K 60 fps video capture, reports iHelp (Portugal). Based on some details stemming from the leak of Apple's HomePod firmware, it appears the flagship smartphone will offer higher quality video from both of its cameras.
Even though it's been a standard iPhone component for multiple generations, a fingerprint reader may be absent from Apple's most advanced smartphone thus far. An image of a leaked component shared on Weibo suggests a scanner isn't included with the phone.
The Surface Mini, a device prominently featured in many reports beginning in 2014, has finally been detailed and pictured in a leak. Before it was set to be announced at an event in 2014, Microsoft cancelled the product, confirming the cancellation to the public.
The upcoming Moto X4 from Lenovo could be the first non-Google smartphone to receive Google's Fi wireless service. Project Fi revealed on Twitter that a "new Fi-compatible device at a mid-tier price from one of our partners" would be available later in the year.
Parts of Windows 10's source code leaked online, Microsoft has confirmed. Files dealing with USB, storage, and WiFi drivers for the operating system appeared on the Beta Archive this week. Microsoft says it confirmed the files are from "code from the Shared Source Initiative."
The next set of iPhones will indeed come with wireless charging and a waterproof design, Wistron CEO Robert Hwang has revealed. Wistron is one of Apple's primary suppliers, so Hwang's statement is a pretty good indicator that the iPhone 7s and the iPhone 8 include those features.
More leaked information about Lenovo's Moto E4 has appeared and this time it claims the phone will start shipping on July 17. Roland Quandt, a leaker, posted the latest information on Twitter. He also provided a detailed spec list for the upcoming phone.
Like other European countries, the UK is considering the implementation of fines against social media companies that don't adequately moderate their services. There seems to be support throughout the government for increased regulations covering social media.
The Tesla Model 3 is a much cheaper electric vehicle relative to the Model S, but that doesn't mean Tesla is severely compromising on core performance elements. A leaked retail comparison chart has revealed the car offers a pretty fast 5.6-second 0-60 mph time.
Facebook's moderation team disabled over 14,000 accounts just in January 2017 for guideline violations involving revenge porn and sexual extortion. The Guardian, which gained access to leaked Facebook moderator documents, reports 33 of the cases involved children.
Molds for Apple's three upcoming iPhones have allegedly leaked on Weibo. They show the general design of the iPhone 7s, iPhone 7s Plus, and the iPhone 8. Even though the iPhone 8 reportedly comes with an edge-to-edge 5.8-inch display, it doesn't appear very large.
A lot of things has been said about the upcoming Apple's smartphone, but we finally have photos of the phone. The leaked images claim to show the finished design of Apple's iPhone 8, one of the three new iPhone models that are expected to be unveiled this September.
More NSA secrets are going to leak this summer, claim The Shadow Brokers. The hacking group says more tools from the US spy agency have been stolen and it's going to set up a monthly subscription model for accessing security exploits. It revealed the exploit behind WannaCrypt.
Shortly after a screenshot and title for a new Assassin's Creed entry leaked, Ubisoft has confirmed the next game in the series will be out this fiscal year. It confirmed the upcoming title as part of its earnings report. Very little was released about the game.
This year's Summer Sale on Steam is going to run from June 22 to July 5, according to information leaked on Reddit and PCGamesN. That date showed up in a developer-only post, which can be seen in the included screenshot. We're still waiting on verification, of course.
Ransomware based on leaked NSA hacking tools is spreading around the world and has already shown up in dozens of nations. On Friday, Kaspersky estimated there were at least 45,000 infected computers. Most are located in Russia, Ukraine, India, and Taiwan.
Chelsea Manning will be released from prison next week, with her release apparently set for May 17. Manning is a former intelligence analyst for the US Army who leaked classified documents to WikiLeaks. Manning helped shine a light on horrific actions from the Army.
Assassin's Creed: Origins appears to be the name of the next title in the series. That name has been backed up by multiple sources. Origins is said to be a prequel in the franchise and it'll be offered on PC, Xbox One, and PS4 later in 2017. A screenshot also appeared.