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Do you want to add age verification to your WordPress website? Some website owners may want to ask their site visitors for age verification before accessing content due to the nature of content and the legal requirements. In this article, we will show you how to easily add age verification on your WordPress site. The first thing you need to do is install and activate the Age Gate plugin. For more details, see our step ...
Somebody got a little trigger happy with the big red Windows Update button last week as a broken Intel audio driver was unleashed on users “by mistake”. It has been a hellish couple of weeks for the Windows giant following the launch of the troubled October update for its flagship operating system. Not content with Display Audio issues, mysterious file deletions and borking HP computers thanks to a “known incompatibility” with drivers for an obscure ...
Surprising or not, Xiaomi devices are some of the most popular ones on the XDA Forums and the portal. Fortunately, Xiaomi very well knows that and they have never restricted the developer community. Kernel source codes are a vital part of Android custom ROM or kernel development, as developers have to build on top of it. Back in April of this year, the company gave us a statement that they would release kernel source code ...
Oftentimes the awesome GUI applications we love are simply gloss over a command line functionality.  While I do love a visual app, it's always good to know how to do things from command line, if only for the sake of automation.  I've covered loads of command line secrets, most notably Mac Camera Access, so I wanted to figure out if I could control volume from command line. Change Mac System Volume The secret to changing ...
The iPad and Adobe Photoshop have long seemed to be a perfect couple, if only they would work things out. And after years of competitors trying to build their own Photoshop alternatives for the iPad w...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/laptopmag/~3/ojDnkiBSEpo/photoshop-cc-for-ipad-coming-in-2019 to see original story and photos ...
Muzei is one of the best wallpaper apps you can find in the Play Store and it has been around for a long time. Things have changed a lot since it was released in the Android KitKat days, but the developer has consistently updated the app. It was time for a big change and that is exactly what has come with Muzei 3.0. If you’re unfamiliar with Muzei, it’s a wallpaper app that can rotate through ...
ASUS has been rolling out ZenUI 5.0 to a number of smartphones in the past few weeks, and it’s time for the ASUS Zenfone 4 Max to get it as well. When the Zenfone 4 Max launched at the end of last year, it came out with Android 7.0 Nougat, getting updated to ZenUI 4.0 shortly after. At the time, Android Oreo had just launched with many other devices coming out with it already installed ...
Intel on Monday joined hands with Arm, its occasional rival, in an attempt to make the notoriously dismal state of Internet-of-Things security less so. The two chip designers aren't concerned with consumer IoT devices, which can be expected to remain a hot mess; rather they hope to provide corporate customers with a way to efficiently and securely adds sensors and the like to their networks. The device provisioning process turns out to be rather involved, ...
GCHQ has managed to convince HP Inc and Centrica Hive to take its side in a relatively rare public intervention on the state of consumer IoT security. A voluntary code of practice, to which the two companies have signed up, urges them to implement published standards and recommendations on how to bake security into IoT devices. GCHQ’s Code of Practice for Consumer IoT Security (accessible here) contains broad-brush recommendations such as “implement a vulnerability disclosure ...
The Windows Subsystem for Linux is currently available in Windows 10 version 1607 and later and it provides a Linux-compatible kernel interface that is developed by Microsoft (but doesn’t contain any Linux kernel code). Earlier this year we highlighted a guide that showed you how to use this on Windows 10 to build LineageOS 15.1 (instead of needing a Linux environment prepped up). XDA Senior Member Uldiniad recently announced that it was now possible to build version 16 of LineageOS ...
This gaming initiative from Google allows, in theory, any computer — no matter how old or underpowered — to run top-of-the-line, big-budget games, provided they have a strong enough Internet connectio...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/laptopmag/~3/BIskhLNjGq0/project-stream-assassins-creed-hands-on to see original story and photos ...
The ZTE Quartz is the first smartwatch running Android Wear 2.0 (now WearOS) by Chinese company ZTE. The device was released in mid-2017 at a price less than $200. Custom development on smartwatches isn’t nearly as popular as it is for smartphones, but that doesn’t mean it still doesn’t happen. Thanks to the efforts of XDA Recognized Developer and Contributor deadman96385, the ZTE Quartz is also now a part of the OpenWatchProject. Users of this smartwatch ...
The wireless Google Pixel Buds might not have provided the best portability or audio quality, but they were still quite impressive earbuds. One of the most exciting features of the Google Assistant-enabled Pixel Buds is its ability to translate in real-time using Google Translate. This makes talking to a foreign coworker, friend, family member, or any stranger while traveling, much easier. To the dismay of many, the feature is only available for the Pixel Buds ...
ZTE has been in the news a lot in recent months, largely in part thanks to sanctions placed on the company by the U.S. government. When those sanctions were lifted, the company returned with a bang by announcing their long-awaited ZTE Axon 9 Pro. Its predecessor, the ZTE Axon 7, is still one of the company’s most popular devices. When it launched alongside the OnePlus 3, nobody could really decide which smartphone was truly the ...
When Firefox 64 arrives in December, support for RSS, the once celebrated content syndication scheme, and its sibling, Atom, will be missing. "After considering the maintenance, performance and security costs of the feed preview and subscription features in Firefox, we’ve concluded that it is no longer sustainable to keep feed support in the core of the product," said Gijs Kruitbosch, a software engineer who works on Firefox at Mozilla, in a blog post on Thursday ...
Every time I begin to consider the latest flagship from Samsung or Huawei, I’m reminded why I love the Google Pixel: its fast Android updates. Every time there’s a new monthly security patch or major version upgrade, I download the factory image immediately to flash it manually, so I don’t have to wait for an OTA update. The number of updates Pixel owners get is second to none, with only Essential keeping up the pace. Google Pixel ...
Send Text Messages with PHP Kids these days, I tell ya.  All they care about is the technology.  The video games.  The bottled water.  Oh, and the texting, always the texting.  Back in my day, all we had was...OK, I had all of these things too.  But I still don't get ...
With so many gaming laptops on the market, it can be hard to choose, especially when there's a serious price drop. Such is the dilemma of forum member famillybaror, who is trying to decide between two...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/laptopmag/~3/0eI-yw5TWfg/razer-blade-15-vs-msi-gs65-stealth to see original story and photos ...
Recently one of our readers asked us which is the WordPress security plugin? Using a WordPress security plugin protects your WordPress site from malware, brute force attacks, and hacking attempts. In this article, we have hand-picked the best WordPress security plugins that you can use to protect your website. Why Use a WordPress Security Plugin? There are around 18.5 Million websites infected with malware at any given time each week. An average website is attacked ...
Language interoperability efforts are underway at Microsoft in the form of the open-source xlang, which builds on the approach taken with WinRT. The Windows Runtime (WinRT) is a noble attempt to replace the grungy C-based Win32 Application Programming Interface (API) with something delightfully object-orientated in C++. It made an appearance alongside Windows 8, and Microsoft envisaged a golden future for the platform-agnostic architecture. Agnostic, that is, so long as the platform was Microsoft's. To be ...
The Xiaomi POCO F1 was launched in India exclusively through Flipkart back in August. That has been the only place to buy this ultra-popular phone in the country. However, Manmohan Chandolu, General Manager of POCO India, has announced some good news on that front. The device will be available at Mi Home and other retail stores starting this week. The POCO F1 will be available at Mi Home stores starting on the 13th of October. It ...
Most smartphone manufacturers have their own software division whose job is to create unique and compelling features for the company’s customers. This can come in many forms but besides applications and games, it’s the home screen where people spend most of their time. It’s generally in their best interest to keep these software features exclusive to their own devices and the company has just released the POCO Launcher in the Play Store for other Xiaomi devices. Upon ...
The semiconductor industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in technology. Information provided by the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA) reveals that global sales of semiconductors reached $40.16 billion for the month of August 2018, which was a 14.9% year-on-year increase compared to August 2017. Market research consultant Stratistics MRC has also stated that many semiconductor companies have started to adopt IoT to drive new revenue and growth models. A report from Accenture too supports ...
It will cost £779.99 prepaid and £49 upfront and £47 a month, on Three contract Gaming hardware manufacturer Razer has unveiled the Razer Phone 2 its second mobile phone in its history. Three will range the smartphone with unlimited data, calls and text for £49 upfront and £47 a month, on a 24 month contract. It will release on October 26 and the prepaid price is £779.99. The Razer Phone 2 boasts 30 per cent better performance ...
We thought that Microsoft’s Project Andromeda — the foldable tablet/phone that will compete with Samsung’s Galaxy X — was going to use two separate screens. But according to this new patent, the Redmo...http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/laptopmag/~3/xCQPYWl86n8/microsoft-andromeda-tablet-patent to see original story and photos ...
At an event in Prague, Czech Republic, Honor announced the availability of the Honor 8X smartphone in Central and Eastern European countries. The Honor 8X launched in China early last month and has since become available online in the United Kingdom and soon the United States. The device boasts a 6.5-inch display with an impressive 91% screen-to-body and 4.25mm bottom border width. It’s a mid-range device in terms of specifications and pricing, but Honor is hoping that the ...
As we’ve seen with a number of companies, a great way to get your product in front of millions of people is by introducing it at a very low price. OnePlus did it with the OnePlus One which started out with a price of $300 and has slowly increased increased every year. Chromebooks started down a similar path with ultra-affordable laptops using Chrome OS as its base but now we’re starting to see some that ...
Google officially released Android 9 Pie on August 6th of this year and ever since people have been waiting for the OTA update notification for it. Some OEMs pushed out the update rather quickly as they were working on beta versions throughout the process. Others will continue to wait until well into the year 2020 before their update finally rolls out. Sony confirmed the Xperia XZ2 and the Xperia XZ2 Compact (among others) would be ...
The OnePlus 6T is coming very soon, in fact, the event is just a couple of weeks away. The company has been slowly revealing features ahead of the launch. We know it will have an optical in-display fingerprint scanner, no headphone jack, and a waterdrop notch, among other things. Today, a OnePlus Staff Member posted an interview with User Experience Lead, Crayon Hsiehhas. They shared some details about OxygenOS on the OnePlus 6T. According to ...
Project Stream is Google’s new game streaming service for computers running Google Chrome. A couple of us on the XDA Portal Team applied for early access to this service and three of us got into it. Project Stream is limited to only Assassins Creed Odyssey right now for this test. This game, which just launched on October 5th. will be available to all the Project Stream testers for free during the duration of the experiment ...
There’s never been a better time to work in IT. As the world becomes increasingly interconnected by the day, companies across practically every industry are scrambling to hire talented professionals who can install, maintain, and troubleshoot complex networks. But in order to land the best positions in the field, you need to have the right credentials on your resume. The Complete 2018 CompTIA Certification Training Bundle will help you earn some of the most valuable ...
Do you want to add image icons in your WordPress navigation menus? Recently, one of our users asked for an easy way to add menu icons. In this article, we will show you how to add image icons with navigation menus in WordPress. Why You Should Add Image Icons with Navigation Menus? Usually, WordPress navigation menus are plain text links. These links work for most websites, however, you can make your navigation menu look more ...
Unhappy Surface Pro 4 owners continue to fill Microsoft's support forums with complaints over an update that is leaving the touchscreen untouchable. We first noted problems back in August after readers got in touch to complain about their beloved devices becoming little more than slightly broken laptops after the update. The problems have not gone away, and the complaints keep flowing in, indicating that something is indeed amiss. Reg reader Ian James helpfully provided a ...
Updated Microsoft on Tuesday posted KB4464330 (Windows 10 1809 Build 17763.55) in an effort to halt the damage done by last week's Windows 10 version 1809 update, but it hasn't quite worked. Reports of update inflicted file deletion and loss of internet connectivity for Microsoft Edge and Microsoft Store apps have died down. But users of some HP machines tell of seeing the blue screen of death (BSOD) after attempting to update their desktops and ...
Multiple smartphone OEMs are targeting emerging markets like India and China. Societies are different and each one has their own preferences when it comes to style, software, and more. A great example of this is Xiaomi and MIUI, which is hugely popular in the United States but hasn’t been as accepted by enthusiasts in other countries. It behooves a smartphone company to cater to the region they are selling products for and Huawei has plans ...
Standard Chartered has joined hands with Huawei to create an IoT-powered solution that could completely transform the way corporate companies communicate with banks for financing or payments. The solution allows corporate firms and banks systems to speak to each other in real-time and triggering financing or payment instructions via APIs. This product would use Huawei’s OceanConnect, an open platform that is built on IoT, big data technologies, and cloud computing. The solution is a combination ...
IoT deployment is considered as one of the most important initiatives by one in four Global Fortune 2000 enterprises - however, 90% of them have to face hurdles while implementing and expanding IoT across their organisations due to lack of expertise and skills. In an independent survey conducted by UK-based market researcher Vanson Bourne, and sponsored by German firm Software AG, surveyed 800 senior IT and business decision makers at organisations with a worldwide annual ...
A consortium of UK automotive players called Autodrive has concluded the world’s first driverless car trial involving multiple vehicles. Autodrive is a £20 million project consisting of automakers, councils, legal experts, and researchers. The aim of the consortium is to prepare society for driverless cars and establish the UK as a leader. Over the past few years, Autodrive has undertaken increasingly complex trials designed to push the limits of driverless technology. A landmark trial involved ...
The 8X will cost £229.99 and the Honor Band 4 is £59.99 Honor launched the mid-range 8X smartphone in London yesterday (Oct 10) and is on sale today. The device will cost £229.99 featuring in blue and black. Three will be the exclusive operator partner, other retailers include: Amazon, Very, John Lewis, Very, Argos, AO and Carphone Warehouse. Honor boasted the 8X will have high quality features at a low price including artificial intelligence (AI), ...
Manny Pham discovers how the company is coping after the death of Julian Niman early this year On the busy sales floor of Nimans’ Salford headquarters a single office remains unlit and in the dark. This was the office of Nimans founder and chairman Julian Niman. On January 12, Niman passed away at the age of 64. The subsequent eulogies painted a picture of a man who will be deeply missed. A people’s man who ...
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