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Android Wear Oreo 8.0 update: The list of smartwatches which will get this is here
The Indian Express Google Android Wear Oreo 8.0 update for smartwatches: The list of supported devices for Android Wear is finally here. 0. Shares. Share. By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Published: December 12, 2017 10:55 am. Google Android Wear Oreo list of smartwatches ... ---

Samsung Galaxy A8+ 2018 leaked video reveals 18:9 bezel-less display, dual front cameras
The upcoming Samsung Galaxy A8+ has been leaked in the form of a hands-on video which reveals the design and specifications of the smartphone. Going by the video, the highlight of the Galaxy A8+ is its Infinity display, similar to the Samsung Galaxy S8 (review) and Note 8 (review). It might also sport a dual front-facing camera and could be priced at 50,000 BDT (Rs 38,200 approx). In the leaked video, the Samsung Galaxy A8+ is seen bearing the model number SM-A730F. The video also revealed its specifications, which suggest that it should be powered by a 2.2GHz Octa-core Exynos 7885 SoC. It is tipped to sport a 6-inch Full HD+ Super AMOLED Infinity display with a 2280x1080p resolution. The smartphone is expected to come with 6GB RAM coupled with 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expanded up to 256GB via microSD card. In terms of camera, the Galaxy A8+ might sport a 16MP + 8MP front facing camera with a f/1.9 aperture lens. It could come with a 16MP single rear camera with f/1.7 aperture lens and PDAF support. The smartphone is expected to be powered by a 3500 mAh battery and come with a USB type-C port for fast charging. The device is tipped to sport a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner and come with Samsung Pay and the company’s virtual assistant, Bixby. It is also reported to be IP68 water and dust resistant, and is expected to feature OIS and Face unlock as well.

Samsung Gear S2: A Good Thing Gets Better
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Shortened URLs Can Let Hackers Spy on You: Study
While URL shortening tools may be useful, the short length makes it simple for hackers to brute force (trial and error) them.

Massive data breach reveals Swedish military secrets and the identity of almost all its citizens
Sweden’s entire vehicle and license register was uploaded to cloud servers and emailed in plain text to marketers. The post Massive data breach reveals Swedish military secrets and the identity of almost all its citizens appeared first on Tech2.

Twitter testing new design for Android app
Micro-blogging website Twitter is testing a new design for an Android app version to make it more user-friendly and easy to navigate

Moon calling: Donald Trump signs directive to send astronauts back to lunar surface
Donald Trump's directive called the Space Policy Directive 1, was based on recommendations of the National Space Council, which the POTUS directed to re-establish in June.

China video game craze drives booming e-sports market
WUHU, China/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - In an industrial park on the edge of Shanghai, a dozen Chinese teenagers are taking a break from battling digital armies to focus on their yoga.

India semi fab project in jeopardy
Jaiprakash Associates, the lead partner of the Indian government's plan to build two wafer fabs in the subcontinent has announced its withdrawal from the project, stating it's not commercially viable to set up the plant at present.