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August 21, 2020

Adobe Lightroom App Update Permanently Deleted User Photos and Presets

Adobe Lightroom App Update Permanently Deleted User Photos and Presets (Photo by Jye B on Unsplash) Adobe has infuriated users of its Lightroom app on iOS and iPadOS this week by managing to delete photos and presets during an app update. The deletion is permanent and happened without warning. As PetaPixel reports, Adobe rolled out an update (version 5.4) for its Lightroom app earlier this week, but a side effect of the installation saw any photos not already synced to Adobe’s cloud platform deleted. The same was true of any presets that hadn’t been synced. User complaints quickly started appearing…

August 21, 2020

Report: iPhone 12 to Use Smaller, Cheaper Battery

Report: iPhone 12 to Use Smaller, Cheaper Battery Apple sells some of the most expensive smartphones on the market and it’s keen to keep those prices from going any higher. So when the 5G-enabled iPhone 12 arrives later this year, we should expect it to have a smaller, cheaper battery inside. That’s the prediction of well-known Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. As AppleInsider reports, Kuo believes Apple is attempting to keep sub-6GHz 5G tech costs between $75-$85, where as millimeter wave tech costs are thought to be in the $125-$135 range. To offset those, Apple is looking to not only squeeze…

August 21, 2020

Epic Games to Hold Anti-Apple Fortnite Tournament This Weekend

Epic Games to Hold Anti-Apple Fortnite Tournament This Weekend (Credit: Epic Games) The next Fortnite tournament will be more than just fun and games: Epic Games also wants to troll Apple during the event by offering prizes intended to mock the iPhone maker.  Epic Games has scheduled a “#FreeFortnite” cup for Sunday to rally gamers around Epic in its antitrust feud against Apple. Participants will have the chance to win two anti-Apple prizes.  One includes the “Tart Tycoon Outfit,” pictured above, which is a player skin designed to depict Apple as a sour and soulless company. The other is a…

August 21, 2020

Google Pixel 5 renders show a design nearly identical to the 4a

Google Pixel 5 renders show a design nearly identical to the 4a CAD-based renders of the Google Pixel 5 have been released by @onleaks and the phone depicted in them looks very much like the Pixel 4a, save for a few additions and an omission. The screen measures between 5.7” and 5.8”, so it’s the same size as the one on the 4a. It’s flat too, with a single punch hole camera in the upper left. Notably, the Soli radar from the Pixel 4 seems to be is missing. Anyway, this contradicts the rumors claiming that Google will only release…

August 21, 2020

Samsung Galaxy Note20 series now on sale around the world

Samsung Galaxy Note20 series now on sale around the world Samsung has tipped off general sales of its Galaxy Note20 duo across its retail and partner channels in most markets. The two new Note members are joining the Galaxy Tab S7 and Tab S7+ as well as the Galaxy Watch3 smartwatch and Galaxy Buds Live earphones on the store shelves. Here are the pricing details for the Note20 and Note20 Ultra across the US, European, Indian and UK markets: Samsung Galaxy Note20 US Europe India UK 256GB storage (4G) – €925 INR77,999 £849 128GB storage (5G) $999 – – –…