Spotify Wrapped showcases your prime tracks of 2019 and the previous decade
Spotify has launched 2019 Wrapped, its newest showcase of the preferred songs, artists and genres. On the web site or app, it’s going to present you infographics about what you had been listening to all through the 4 seasons of this yr, who your most-listened to artists had been, which international locations your favourite artists come from and details about your most-listened to sorts of music. Going additional again, Wrapped additionally shows details about your listening habits of the previous decade (i.e. between 2009 and 2019).
Apple could ditch the Lightning port on a 2021 iPhone
The most recent rumor from well-connected analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is that the “highest-end” 2021 iPhone will ditch the Lightning port in favor of a “utterly wi-fi expertise.” He additionally predicted that Apple would have an iPhone SE2 Plus with a full-screen 5.5- or 6.1-inch design, however solely a small notch to avoid wasting area — as an alternative of Face ID, you’d use Contact ID constructed into the facility button. Each units are probably fairly a means off, so plans might change or sources might be incorrect — nonetheless, maintain some area clear for that wi-fi charger.
Riot Video games is increasing the ‘League of Legends’ universe with third-party titles
Riot is teaming up with impartial third-party studios below a brand new publishing label known as Riot Forge, which it says will “complement [its own] analysis and growth program.” The video games will probably be made for PC, console and cell, but it surely has but to disclose the present crop of studios it is working with.
Apple explains why the iPhone 11 is all the time checking your location
Safety researcher Brian Krebs not too long ago raised eyebrows when he found that the iPhone 11 Professional (and by extension, the iPhone 11) is continually checking to your location, even for those who’ve disabled Location Providers. In a press release, the corporate mentioned this is because of “worldwide regulatory necessities” that pressure it to show off extremely wideband wi-fi in some locations and maintain all the info on-device.
Qualcomm’s new chipset guarantees higher AR and VR anyplace
The brand new Snapdragon XR2 platform options a number of firsts: Qualcomm says it is the world’s first 5G-enabled prolonged actuality system, which ought to permit for a brand new breed of experiences that depend on low latency, super-fast knowledge connections. (Ultimately, anyway.) The Snapdragon XR2 can be apparently the primary XR platform to permit for 8K, 360-degree video playback. This high-end sequel presents double the CPU and GPU efficiency of its predecessors and helps show panels as pixel-dense as 3K by 3K per eye, working at 90 frames per second.
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