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Since then, people have reported the same problem on Instagram, Google Allo, and Telegram, and that the issue was not resolved with recent security patches and the update to Android 8 .1 Oreo. It may be with microphone gain of the concerned devices that have gone anyway. Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from The Jolt Journal.
  • Another Monster Hunter World Beta Coming To PS4 On January 19

    Another Monster Hunter World Beta Coming To PS4 On January 19

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    He promised more details soon. The Monster Hunter World Meat Shack will be open from 12:00 until 21:00 on the Thursday and Friday, while Saturday and Sunday visitors have until 22:15 to get a taster of the game. Diners will be able to wash their hearty meals down with a complimentary drink, as well as getting hands-on with a demo of Monster Hunter: World , with in-built gaming consoles at each table.
  • Research reveals evidence of new population of ancient Native Americans

    Research reveals evidence of new population of ancient Native Americans

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    In the new study, an global team of researchers led by academics from the Universities of Cambridge and Copenhagen sequenced the full genome of an infant - a girl named Xach'itee'aanenh t'eede gay, or Sunrise Child-girl, by the local Native community - whose remains were found at the Upward Sun River archaeological site in Alaska in 2013.
  • Worldwide coral bleaching has sped up dramatically in 30 years

    Worldwide coral bleaching has sped up dramatically in 30 years

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    Coral reefs are being damaged at increasing rates and even now safe pockets are at risk of destruction by the middle of this century, the report said, citing an earlier study. These touch on topics such as engineered super-corals that are better able to cope in very warm water, and how you might go about artificially cooling a reef at times of high stress.
  • SpaceX Falcon Heavy towers over historic Apollo launchpad

    SpaceX Falcon Heavy towers over historic Apollo launchpad

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    SpaceX has released the first close-up images and video of the Falcon Heavy rocket at launch complex 39A at the Kennedy Space Center . In addition to the Zuma, Friday's launch will also include a landing attempt by the first stage of the two-stage Falcon 9 which is set to come back to Earth at Landing Zone 1, a facility at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station.
  • Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and L2 Press Renders Leaks Online

    Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra and L2 Press Renders Leaks Online

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    The Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra will retain the same 6.0-inch 1080 x 1920 Full HD resolution of its predecessor . Unlike last year's Xperia XA1 and Xperia XA1 Ultra , which are powered by MediaTek processors, the XA2 and XA2 Ultra will feature octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 chipsets.
  • Watch A Blue Moon, Supermoon, And Lunar Eclipse On January 31

    Watch A Blue Moon, Supermoon, And Lunar Eclipse On January 31

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    What is a blue moon? Since the moon's orbit is elliptical, one side (apogee) is about 30,000 miles farther from Earth than the other (perigee). NASA has announced that the supermoon at the end of the month will feature a total lunar eclipse. "The lunar eclipse on January 31 will be visible during moonset".
  • Nexon Blames PUBG For LawBreakers' Failure, Write Off Its Losses

    Nexon Blames PUBG For LawBreakers' Failure, Write Off Its Losses

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    Until then, especially if you don't have an Xbox One X, it's hard to recommend unless you're desperate for a taste of what's made the PC version such a big deal. Furthermore, the game peaked on Steam with only 7,500 concurrent players in May. Scavenge for equipment, weaponry while you try to survive against 99 other players.
  • Kinect adapter productions discontinued

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    Although it isn't possible to play Kinect-enabled games without the sensor, Microsoft has recently re-released several first-party Kinect games without Kinect functionality for the Xbox One X launch, implying that this has been on the cards for some time.
  • Nokia 6 2018 is now official in China

    Nokia 6 2018 is now official in China

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    Not at all like the first Nokia 6 demonstrate that was propelled back in January a year ago with a forward looking unique finger impression scanner, the Nokia 6 (2018 ) highlights a unique mark scanner on the back. The Redmi Note 5 is speculated to feature the same dual 12+12-megapixel camera sensor found on the Mi A1. There's also a microSD slot in there if you need even more storage.
  • Samsung Exynos 9810 unveiled: 40% faster multi-core performance

    Samsung Exynos 9810 unveiled: 40% faster multi-core performance

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    The chipset is now in mass production and it is highly likely to power the latest Galaxy S9 series that is reported to be announced next month. The Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus sold in most markets would run the new Exynos 9810 chipset . The new chipset has been infused with AI and neural-network-based deep learning smarts for an enhanced user experience, the South Korean giant says. It will also offer "depth sensing" and be able to "scan a user's face in 3D for hybrid face detection".
  • Jimmy Iovine to Leave Apple Music in August

    Jimmy Iovine to Leave Apple Music in August

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    Iovine joined Apple Music in 2014, when Apple paid $3 billion for Beats Electronics and the Beats Music streaming service, both of which were co-founded by Iovine and Dr. Though Iovine doesn't have an official title with the company, his ties to Apple go back to 2003, when he pitched a music subscription service to Steve Jobs .
  • Apple acquires Buddybuild for app developer tools

    Apple acquires Buddybuild for app developer tools

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    In a blog post, Buddybuild said its team would remain in Vancouver, and would be joining Apple "to build wonderful developer tools for the entire iOS community". Xcode is Apple's software for making software for iPhones and Macs. According to Techcrunch , the 40-or-so employees will now be working as part of Apple's Xcode engineering group.
  • Google Search Error Dubs LaVar Ball

    Google Search Error Dubs LaVar Ball "NBA Founder"

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    Following the incident which led to an indefinite suspension of Liangelo who also attended UCLA like his older brother, LaVar chose to pull him from the school completely as well as opting to home school his youngest son LaMelo who was a Bruins commit as well.
  • Sumo Digital acquires Newcastle studio from CCP Games

    Sumo Digital acquires Newcastle studio from CCP Games

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    The move is hardly surprising. Sumo Digital's MD Paul Porter said, "As we continue to expand this was a great opportunity to bring an experienced, talented and tight-knit team on board". Even though Sumo Digital isn't quite a household name in video games, it's the type of developer who has played a support role on a bunch of titles.
  • Ripple surges 89% in single day, briefly becomes third biggest digital currency

    Ripple surges 89% in single day, briefly becomes third biggest digital currency

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    The value of the 16.8 million bitcoins in circulation is now worth a nominal $231bn. With Wednesday's gains, ripple is up more than 7,000 percent from its 0.65-cent price at the start of this year. "The worry is that when the price goes up so much it moves the focus from the technology to just the speculation", he told the paper. So, you can say Bitcoin got a head start compared to other cryptocurrencies.
  • Samsung Aiming to Sell Around 320 Million Smartphones in 2018

    Samsung Aiming to Sell Around 320 Million Smartphones in 2018

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    The S9+ device, on the other hand, will sport dual camera setup at the rear. Samsung is said to have reduced the bezels much more, and such S9 will feature a screen to body ratio that will come close to 90 percent. The S9 Plus would also feature a higher 6GB RAM compared to the S9's 4GB. The US variants will be powered by the Snapdragon 845 processor, while versions released in India and Europe will be powered by Samsung's Exynos 9810 mobile processor.
  • Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani celebrate new year in Maldives

    Tiger Shroff and Disha Patani celebrate new year in Maldives

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    The couple might not be consciously posting their pictures together, but the two are giving a sneak-peek into their beach holiday with hot pictures. He certainly seems to have gained muscle for his role in the Baaghi sequel and looks every bit fantastic with his six-pack abs oozing hotness.
  • Ford Mtr Co Del (F) Holding Held by Polaris Wealth Advisers Llc

    Ford Mtr Co Del (F) Holding Held by Polaris Wealth Advisers Llc

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    It also reduced its holding in Fidelity National Financial (NYSE:FNF) by 1.26 million shares in the quarter, leaving it with 1.63M shares, and cut its stake in Forest City Rlty Tr Inc. Tompkins holds 0.01% in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) or 3,502 shares. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, November 1 by Nomura. The stock of Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) has "Buy" rating given on Monday, October 16 by Piper Jaffray.
  • Apple's battery replacement service for older phones available in India

    Apple's battery replacement service for older phones available in India

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    Apple has said that replacement batteries are available at any Apple Service Centre of iCare branch in Thailand. However, initial supplies of some replacement units might be limited. and all models released after the iPhone 6 will be covered under the scheme", said Apple Korea. More than 200,000 South Korean iPhone users, however, are preparing to file a class lawsuit against the tech giant, claiming that a discount on battery replacements is not sufficient to compensate for damages.
  • Portrait Mode: How the Google Pixel 2's camera compares to the iPhone

    Portrait Mode: How the Google Pixel 2's camera compares to the iPhone

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    Pixel 2 continued this tradition and added the popular portrait mode, which has been a persistent feature on nearly every 2017 flagship smartphone. The Pixel 2's Portrait Mode is perhaps its best new feature due to how the algorithm can produce handsome photos that focus on one or more persons.
  • Fate of several NFL coaches to be decided in the coming days

    Fate of several NFL coaches to be decided in the coming days

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    That means they will be strongly considering retreads, and some of the coaches fired on Sunday and Monday could appeal to them. Under his tenure, the Lions went 36-28 during the regular season but 0-2 in the playoffs. The Boulder native was sacked after the Colts went 4-12 and missed the playoffs for a third-consecutive season. He was with the Colts for six seasons, closing his tenure with a 53-45 record.