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2019-08-23, 18:24

‘Streets of Rage 4’ is shaping up to be a worthy sequel Streets of Rage 4's announcement landed with a bit of a thud. The original trilogy of Genesis games is beloved, and for many remains the benchma...
2019-08-23, 18:00

Google's internal community guidelines discourage political discussions Today, Google released a new set of community guidelines that bans political discussions inside the company and reminds Googlers that they are respon...
2019-08-23, 18:00

'Dark Crystal: Tactics' and the evolution of Netflix's video game strategy Stranger Things was Netflix's first experiment with making video games. Developed by Texas studio BonusXP, the Stranger Things mobile game came ...
2019-08-23, 18:00

Americans are waiting three years to replace their phones, study finds A new study released by Strategy Analytics reflects the current state of the smartphone industry. Apparently, consumers in the US -- Baby Boomers, in...
2019-08-23, 18:00

The best external graphics card enclosure By Andrew Cunningham This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial ...
2019-08-23, 18:00

If medical wearables want to save lives, they should be ‘invisible’ One of the latest updates to the Apple Watch included FDA-approved ECG monitoring, and it made waves in both the consumer and medical communities. Ma...
2019-08-23, 17:39

CHEAP: Pump up the jams, fellow kidz! This Anker portable speaker is $20 Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! Have you ever spotted one of these people walking around town...
2019-08-23, 17:39

Facebook’s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra may be in more trouble than we thought Facebook‘s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra may be in even deeper trouble than we thought if a recent report is anything to go by. According to the Financial T...
2019-08-23, 17:39

Meet the data connection device that works globally—and it’s $70 off The Tern Global Data Connection Device is the only device that allows you to stay connected anywhere in the world. Right now, this offer from TNW Dea...
2019-08-23, 17:39

Hackers behind Texas ransomware attacks want $2.5 million The threat actor behind the coordinated ransomware attack against multiple Texas local governments may have gained access to its computer systems via...
2019-08-23, 17:39

Indian court rejects the idea of linking social media accounts with IDs Earlier this week, The Madras High Court in India ruled against any possibility of linking Aadhaar or any government ID with social media accounts. J...
2019-08-23, 17:39

AWS issues are causing erratic cryptocurrency market data in Asia Cryptocurrency exchanges are reportedly experiencing some disruption – how the tables have turned – after an outage at Amazon’s Web Services (AWS) cl...
2019-08-23, 17:39

Hacker who sold Uber’s and Sainsbury’s customer data forced to give up $1M in cryptocurrency A hacker has been ordered to pay back over $1.1 million (£900,000) in cryptocurrency after carrying out attacks on several well-known businesses incl...
2019-08-23, 17:39

Why Minecraft and Mixer are the perfect streaming combo I feel I should start by explaining that I am brand new to any form of streaming. I have played Minecraft a fair amount, albeit five years ago and a ...
2019-08-23, 17:39

Why reCAPTCHA is actually an act of human torture Like many things that start out as a mere annoyance, though eventually grow into somewhat of an affliction. One particular dark and insidious thing h...
2019-08-23, 17:39

How to Perfectly Customize Every Setting on the New Galaxy Note 10 Happy Samsung Galaxy Note 10 release day! Whether you’re eagerly awaiting the FedEx person to drop off your new toy or are getting ready to start usi...
2019-08-23, 17:13

Three Myths About Sparkling Water, Debunked Whether you call it seltzer, sparkling water or soda water, this bubbly beverage is getting popular by the day, with Americans guzzling it at increas...
2019-08-23, 17:13

REI's Labor Day Sale Includes Over 13,000 Deals On the Best Outdoor Brands REI’s Labor Day Sale is always one of the company’s biggest sales of the year. In fact, you could think of it as REI’s Black Friday, since the brand ...
2019-08-23, 17:13

Try a 'Brick' Workout to Spice Up Your Swimming I was a runner first. Then I started bike commuting. When I learned to swim, it wasn’t long before I thought: this is the missing piece! I can be a t...
2019-08-23, 17:13

Everything You Need to Survive Back-to-School Season My son starts third grade next week, and this is the first year where instead of being all, “Yay for friends and learning!” he’s more like, “yeah, sc...
2019-08-23, 17:13

Watch This Heartrending Short Film About How to Pack a Suitcase Learn how to efficiently pack a suitcase, and maybe cry while you’re at it. This touching stop-motion short, based on a piece of flash fiction by aut...
2019-08-23, 17:13

It's Okay to Overpack Your Gadgets With This $9 Organizer Hello, my name is Shep McAllister, and I’m a gadget pack rat. I can’t leave for an overnight trip without, like, 10 different cables, three wall char...
2019-08-23, 17:13

If Your Google Calendar Events Just Disappeared on Your Mac, Try These Temporary Fixes That’s what I get for not touching my Mac in a day or so. Thanks to a tip from Lifehacker reader David (no relation), we can now confirm that Mac use...
2019-08-23, 17:13

South Korea pulls out of intel sharing pact with Japan amid trade dispute Withdrawing from an intelligence sharing agreement with Japan alarmingly expands the scope of their trade dispute beyond being purely political and e...
2019-08-23, 16:52

Linux on your laptop: A closer look at EFI boot options A review of what EFI boot (UEFI firmware) is, how it works, how it interacts with Linux installations, and a few tips and personal experiences on how...
2019-08-23, 16:52

Oracle’s Machine Learning Strategy 20 years after acquiring Thinking Machines, AI and ML have remained among Oracle’s best-kept secrets. Oracle has been internally working with ML to e...
2019-08-23, 16:52

Huawei unleashes AI chip, touting more compute power than competitors Chinese tech giant announces the commercial launch of its Ascend 910 artificial intelligence (AI) chip, touting its low power consumption of 310W, a...
2019-08-23, 16:52

Intel Core i9 Cascade Lake-X leak hints at a CPU which isn’t powerful enough to beat AMD Intel’s purportedly incoming Core i9 Cascade Lake-X 10-core processor could struggle to compete with rival chips from AMD, at least going by a...
2019-08-23, 16:26

'Beyond’ delivers the ‘No Man’s Sky’ experience I was waiting for If there was ever a game that rode its hype train off a cliff, it's No Man's Sky, which burned bright right up until the moment people got ...
2019-08-23, 16:00

New Nintendo Switch 2: everything we want to see from the next Switch console Rumors have been circling for a while now that a new Nintendo Switch 2 is on the way, which could boast upgraded hardware in comparison to the origin...
2019-08-23, 15:39

Best PlayStation VR games: the best PSVR games around The PlayStation VR, which works with the PS4 and PS4 Pro, was released nearly three years ago now. When it launched, it was the first good quality vi...
2019-08-23, 15:39

Gamescom 2019 made me believe in ray tracing again Back at Gamescom 2018, when Nvidia came on stage and unveiled its Turing graphics cards, I admittedly got sucked into the marketing. When Nvidia CEO ...
2019-08-23, 15:39

Google wants Chrome to feed you targeted ads while somehow respecting your privacy A team of Google Chrome developers have proposed an idea for a 'privacy sandbox' that would protect users from invasive tracking technology...
2019-08-23, 15:39

Insta360 teases new camera that promises action-cam-trouncing stabilization 360-degree camera specialist Insta360 has teased an upcoming addition to its camera line, one that promises better stabilization than a standard acti...
2019-08-23, 15:39

YouTube pulls hundreds of channels tied to Hong Kong influence campaign On Monday, both Twitter and Facebook announced they'd blocked accounts from China that were involved in disinformation attempts around protests ...
2019-08-23, 15:13

Amazon will no longer use drivers' tips to cover their base pay Amazon has pledged to be more transparent and to tell its its Flex delivery drivers how much they actually earn, according to an email sent to contra...
2019-08-23, 15:13

Disney+ docu-series will focus on the people behind its movies and parks Disney+ will have access to Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Fox's impressive film library, but it needs a wide variety of other content to compete wit...
2019-08-23, 15:13

Google Photos can now search for text in images Google is making it much easier to look for specific images with text through its Photos app. Over the years, the tech giant released various object ...
2019-08-23, 15:13

The Morning After: iPhone 'Pro' rumors Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. We're ready with our review of Samsung's big-screen Galaxy Note 10+, and the rumor machine is alread...
2019-08-23, 15:13

Self-folding 'Rollbot' changes its shape in response to heat Soft robots have potential applications in everything from space exploration to health care, as they're able to change shape depending on the ne...
2019-08-23, 15:13

'Windjammers 2' is a stylish update to a Neo Geo classic Windjammers is basically Pong on steroids. The original, released for the Neo Geo arcade system in 1994, had two players throwing a frisbee -- sorry,...
2019-08-23, 15:13

Apple Music's latest playlist suggests new tracks every day Apple Music may be playing catchup to Spotify, but it's still growing rapidly. From today Apple has a new way to appeal to music fans: a daily u...
2019-08-23, 15:13

iDevices' Alexa-powered smart light switch finally goes on sale One of the problems with smart homes is the variety of different devices and software you need to automate different parts of your house. iDevice is ...
2019-08-23, 15:13

These 10 Google Calendar Tips Will Make You the Master of Your Schedule No one enjoys being late to anything, be it a meeting, date, or your friend’s first improv performance. That’s where the humble calendar ...
2019-08-23, 14:52

Google Disables YouTube Channels for Alleged Disinformation Campaigns in Hong Kong Google pulled 210 YouTube channels from its platform, saying that they appeared to be part of a coordinated disinformation campaign in response to pr...
2019-08-23, 14:00

Taylor Swift to Streaming Services: Look What You Made Me Do Taylor Swift, who has held back previous albums from music-streaming services during their initial release, began offering her seventh studio album, ...
2019-08-23, 14:00

Huawei Launches AI Chip in Push to Unseat U.S. Makers Huawei trumpeted its first high-end artificial-intelligence processor, the Chinese telecom giant’s latest attempt to challenge Silicon Valley in adva...
2019-08-23, 14:00

Lenovo Smart Clock update gives Google Photos a new bedside home We loved the Lenovo Smart Clock when we first reviewed it in Spring of 2019, but couldn't help but feel that the smart display's screen was...
2019-08-23, 13:39

Disney Plus UK: why no launch date, Disney? The launch of Disney Plus UK still eludes us, despite a release date having been confirmed for the upcoming Disney Plus streaming service for US, Can...
2019-08-23, 13:39

This Honor 20 discount makes it an excellent back to school phone deal The summer is coming to a close and that means one thing. No, not rain and ominous weather (well, that too), but a new school term. And whether you&a...
2019-08-23, 13:39

OnePlus TV with 55-inch QLED screen confirmed to launch in India The next product out of OnePlus' stable is the much anticipated OnePlus TV. The smart TV is due out sometime in September next month and will be...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Best Samsung Galaxy Note 10,10 Plus and 10 Plus 5G prices and plans in Australia The latest entries in Samsung's Galaxy Note series are now officially available, so Aussie phablet fans will likely be wanting to know what it t...
2019-08-23, 12:52

The best laptops of 2019 in Singapore: our picks of the top laptops on sale now Whether it's for work or for play, laptops have come a very long way in cementing themselves as a mainstay for getting by in our day-to-day. ...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Pocophone Poco F2 release date, specifications, price and leaks The Poco F1 was quite possibly the hottest debut product by any brand to hit the Indian market in years. It changed what consumers would expect from ...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Motorola One Action with ultrawide action camera launched in India at Rs 13,999 Motorola One Action, the latest smartphone in the company's One lineup has been launched in India. The One Action gets its name courtesy of a de...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10 Plus deals are now officially available to buy It was announced a few months ago and now the massive phone is officially available to buy. Yes, we're talking about deals on the Samsung Galaxy...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Win a Bowers & Wilkins Formation Wedge wireless speaker and jazz up your home Are you on the hunt for a new wireless speaker? Have you been eyeing up the best wireless speakers out there, only to be discouraged by the price?Wel...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Get a free month of Spotify with these melodic O2 mobile phone deals Haven't made that dive and upgraded to Spotify's premium plan yet? While you are certainly missing out, we can understand the hesitancy in ...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Apple Watch 5 may have been revealed thanks to a leaked photograph The Apple Watch 5 is likely to land in September and yet, unlike the iPhone 11 – which has leaked extensively - we haven’t seen much of...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Here's another look at the OnePlus 7T or OnePlus 8 with a circular camera array There's now little doubt that OnePlus is working on a new rear camera design for an upcoming handset, after another image showing the rumored la...
2019-08-23, 12:52

OnePlus 7T: what we want to see The OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro haven’t been out long, but OnePlus typically refreshes the range with a ‘T’ model later in the y...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Microsoft admits the Windows 10 Your Phone app works best with Samsung Galaxy Note 10 The Your Phone app in Windows 10 is a handy tool for connecting smartphones up to the operating system, allowing you to view and reply to messages, b...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Up to £110 in reward cards and fast fibre deals - your bank holiday BT Broadband bag Picture the scene: it's the bank holiday weekend, it's hot outside and you're poised to tick off one of your boring chores by signing ...
2019-08-23, 12:52

The best PS4 Pro games: push your console to its 4K HDR limits There's no doubt about it: Sony's PS4 Pro is one of the best gaming consoles money can buy – maybe even the best. But when it c...
2019-08-23, 12:52

Hive Active thermostats are up to 39% off in Amazon's End of Summer sale Amazon has slashed the price of Hive Active thermostats for today only, knocking up to £79 off in its End of Summer sale.This bank holiday weeke...
2019-08-23, 12:52

WoW Classic is battling server queues by launching with more realms World of Warcraft Classic is getting more realms in an effort to combat the lengthy queues and long wait times which Blizzard fears could disrupt the...
2019-08-23, 12:52

New York Officials Plan for Cyber Defenses Around 5G City officials are in a tough spot when it comes to 5G. While the wireless technology is expected to transform how communities interact with city ser...
2019-08-23, 10:00

News Corp Readies News App to Address Concerns About Google and Facebook News Corp is developing a news-aggregation service meant to address concerns that Google News and other digital platforms don’t reward publishers’ wo...
2019-08-23, 10:00

Texas ransomware attacks show big gaps in cyber defenses — expect more like them Local governments often share service providers, making many vulnerable at once, and ransomware can be used to mask more targeted activity by nation-...
2019-08-23, 09:13

Pompeo says the US message on Huawei is clear. Trump's words say otherwise The Secretary of State says Huawei's CFO, who faces extradition to the U.S., is not a bargaining chip in the trade war. That's not what Tru...
2019-08-23, 09:13

Xiaomi banks on phone data for finance play in India China's Xiaomi is poised to launch a consumer lending business in India in the coming weeks, making an ambitious tilt at the booming financial servi...
2019-08-23, 08:26

Tesla to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem: Bloomberg Tesla Inc has agreed to buy batteries from South Korea's LG Chem Ltd for electric vehicles manufactured in China, Bloomberg reported on Friday citi...
2019-08-23, 08:26

| Facebook launches tool to let users control data it gathers about their web activity Facebook, under pressure to ramp up privacy rules across its platform, said on Tuesday it was rolling out a tool allowing users to control data that ...
2019-08-23, 07:13

| Chinese paper attacks Twitter and Facebook for shutting accounts Twitter and Facebook’s move to close accounts that the companies said were backed by China and attempting to manipulate news about the protests in Ho...
2019-08-23, 07:13

| Cell C credit rating cut to D by S&P on missed interest payments Cell C has suspended the payments as part of an effort to recapitalise the company and increase liquidity, chief executive officer Douglas Craigie St...
2019-08-23, 07:13

Apple Watch patent application reveals millimeter wave 5G and Wi-Fi design The Apple Watch won't be stuck with aging 4G technology, a newly published patent application reveals, as Apple is working on a high-speed 5G version...
2019-08-23, 06:52

Black Desert brings its MMO action to PS4 PlayStation 4 owners have a new massively multiplayer online role-playing game option. Pearl Abyss announced today that Black Desert is now available...
2019-08-23, 06:52

DoorDash Announces It's Replacing That Whole Tip-Skimming Scheme Thing Apparently taking Amazon’s lead, DoorDash announced a revised pay model on Thursday that should fetch its couriers “more money on average,” according...
2019-08-23, 06:26

Scientists seek better understanding of mouse, human brains to improve research For decades, scientists have used experimental drugs to cure mice of brain disorders like Alzheimer's disease, glioblastoma and depression. But on hu...
2019-08-23, 06:00

Amazon to acquire minority stake in an Indian supermarket chain operator Amazon.com Inc is set to snag a minority stake in India's Future Retail Ltd, which operates more than 900 stores in India and owns several supermarke...
2019-08-23, 06:00

VMware to pay $5 billion for firms offering cloud security, developers platform VMware Inc said on Thursday it bought two providers of cloud security and cloud developer services in separate deals valued at about $5 billion, as i...
2019-08-23, 06:00

Russia sends robot into space to test out new booster rocket Russia has sent a humanoid robot to the International Space Station as part of tests on a new rocket that is expected to replace the current vehicle....
2019-08-23, 06:00

After a year of Epic Games exclusivity, ‘Hades’ heads to Steam Early Access Hades, the next game from Bastion and Pyre developer Supergiant Games, is coming to Steam Early Access on December 10. The game has been available in...
2019-08-23, 04:52

FDA to trial innovative computer-assisted heart surgeries this fall Starting this fall, the FDA plans to trial an innovative new computational medicine approach to heart surgery with 160 patients in the US. The proced...
2019-08-23, 04:52

'Fortnite' finally nerfs the hated B.R.U.T.E. mechs With the debut of Fortnite season X a few weeks ago, Epic Games added some superpowered B.R.U.T.E. mech suits to its battle royale game. According to...
2019-08-23, 04:52

Full moon patents: Self-repairing windshields and anti-jet lag headsets Ugh, the Gregorian calendar is so boring. That’s why we’re disrupting monthly series with a lunar cycle-based series about the best patents of the la...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Come on Apple, make it easier to browse artists in the Music app I loved the iPod. Hell, I think it’s the greatest gadget ever. And while I’d love for Apple to release a new version, it’s never going to happen. So,...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Open-source spyware bypasses Google Play defenses — twice Google Play Store continues to attract sketchy Android apps despite its best efforts to screen incoming apps for malware. In a new report published b...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Google listed the wrong number for its product hotline, nobody noticed Not so long ago, Google set up a consultation hotline in case you needed to be convinced why your home needs a smart speaker – or any other smart dev...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Android goes keto with a radical new rebrand Android’s ditching the carbs and saying farewell to sugar. The latest update to the brand, unveiled today by Google, introduces a new logo and style ...
2019-08-23, 03:13

YouTube’s killing Messages before they atrophy from disuse YouTube’s made the decision to squash a feature I honestly forgot existed — its private messages. It’s stated reason is to focus on public conversati...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Researchers propose aggressive new method to eradicate online hate groups A team of researchers from George Washington University and the University of Miami recently published the results of a study to determine the ecolog...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Long-dormant Age of Empires IV might resurface in November Age of Empires IV, a game that’s been teased for two years, is finally going to make its gameplay debut later this year — at least, we hope so. Micro...
2019-08-23, 03:13

iPhone 11 Pro: Everything we think we know If Apple sticks to its usual timing, it should reveal its latest iPhones in a manner of weeks. But as always, the rumor mill has churned out enough l...
2019-08-23, 03:13

55% of mobile phone users plan to keep their devices for 3-5 years A new study shows confirms the worst fears of mobile phone manufacturers like Apple and Samsung. According to responses from 3,640 mobile phone users...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Valve updates bug bounty rules after Steam zero-day controversy PC gaming giant Valve has said that banning a security research who reported a zero-day vulnerability in its Steam gaming client was “a mistak...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Get 16% off Adobe's Creative Cloud Photography Plan with this special deal Adobe has slashed 16% off its Creative Cloud Photography Plan, which includes unlimited access to Photoshop and Lightoom, plus 20GB cloud storage for...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Dell announces new laptops for developers and SMBs At this year's IFA conference in Berlin, Dell announced a number of new laptops as well as a refresh of the beloved XPS 13.The updated XPS 13 no...
2019-08-23, 03:13

Report: For DevOps inspiration, look to the retail sector An annual survey from DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA) finds that the retail sector stands out for its software delivery and operational perform...
2019-08-23, 02:52

Red Hat Launches OpenShift Service Mesh for hybrid cloud developers To coordinate applications and services in Kubernetes-based hybrid clouds, you need a service mesh network, and Red Hat has blended together several ...
2019-08-23, 02:52

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne resigns in wake of "deep state" remarks "If the hors d’oeuvre that was served recently caused the market such indigestion, it is not going to be in shareholder interest for me to be around ...
2019-08-23, 02:52

HP names Lores CEO, reports solid Q3 HP said Enrique Lores, head of its printing unit, will take over as CEO for Dion Weisler. Separately, HP's third quarter earnings were better than ex...
2019-08-23, 02:52

Amazon Promises to Stop Taking Delivery Drivers' Tips in DoorDash-Style Scheme [Updated] As we collectively await word from DoorDash that it’s finally made good on a promise to overhaul its tip-skimming operation, Amazon—which had a simil...
2019-08-23, 02:52

YouTube Dismantles 'Influence Operation' Targeting Hong Kong Protests, Avoids Discussing Its Reach YouTube has disabled some 210 channels it says were used in a coordinated “influence operation” spreading disinformation related to the ongoing prote...
2019-08-23, 02:52

AmazonFresh grocery delivery expands to Houston, Minneapolis and Phoenix AmazonFresh, one of two grocery delivery services Amazon offers in the US, is expanding to three new cities. Starting today, residents in Houston, Mi...
2019-08-23, 02:00

iFixit teardown takes a look inside the Note 10+ 5G The Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ 5G will be available online and in stores tomorrow. Just in time, the folks at iFixit are sharing a peek inside the new d...
2019-08-23, 02:00

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ review: Weird, but in a good way I have to suspect that, back in 2011 when the original Galaxy Note was released, not even Samsung knew it would become as popular as it did. By the s...
2019-08-23, 02:00

Wirecutter's best deals: Save $60 on an Acer Chromebook 11 This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn aff...
2019-08-23, 02:00

Phone companies and state attorneys general join forces to fight robocalls US consumers receive as many as 350,000 unwanted calls every three minutes, according to the FCC. Despite multiple efforts to end the onslaught, an e...
2019-08-23, 02:00

Lenovo’s Smart Clock becomes a more capable home hub The Lenovo Smart Clock already won Best of CES 2019 and earned our approval, but it's not done adding features. Today, Google announced a few we...
2019-08-23, 02:00

News Corp is apparently working on a news app called 'Knewz' News Corp wants to give people an alternative to Google News and Apple News. The media company that owns Dow Jones Newswires and HarperCollins is wor...
2019-08-23, 02:00

HP CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November Following four years at the helm of HP, CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November. The Palo Alto-based PC maker today announced that its Australian...
2019-08-23, 02:00

Porsche streamlines the Taycan EV’s infotainment system The all-electric Porsche Taycan is the first in a line of electric vehicles from the performance brand. And while it's running on electrons inst...
2019-08-23, 02:00

'Uncharted' movie loses its director, again Sony is still planning on bringing the popular Uncharted franchise to theaters, but it's going to have to find new director to make it happen. D...
2019-08-23, 02:00

DoorDash finally makes sure delivery drivers get your tips DoorDash drivers will earn 100 percent of tips under a revamped set of rules on pay. The delivery service today announced a new tipping and earnings ...
2019-08-23, 02:00

How a Totally Hypothetical Payroll Tax Cut Would Impact Your Paycheck For a portion of this calendar week, President Donald Trump considered cutting payroll taxes. “I’ve been thinking about payroll taxes for a long time...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Think About Your Finances in Terms of What You're Not Buying A lot of us think about our money in terms of what it can get us. When we’re earning X (or when we’ve saved X), we can purchase Y. But if you’re wor...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Eat Ice Cream Out of an Almost-Empty Peanut Butter Jar Removing the last bit of sticky jam from a jar is usually a job for alcohol, but other, spreadable substances—such as Nutella and peanut butter—just ...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Keep Your Friends Off Their Phones With This Game When hanging out, especially over drinks, it’s become a normal habit to simply pull your phone out and check it while someone is talking to you. We d...
2019-08-23, 01:13

You Probably Don't Know Your Credit Card's Interest Rate Think about the credit cards in your wallet right now. Can you rattle off the rewards you earn for each of them? What about the interest rates: Can y...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Is Vaping Making People Sick? The CDC recently announced that it’s found over 150 people with serious respiratory illnesses and a history of vaping. We don’t know yet whether vapi...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Buy the Thing You Love in Every Color At the beginning of the summer, I did a bold thing. I drove myself to Target, I tried on a few different items and settled on a pair of comfortable s...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Sometimes It's Okay to Drop the Weights Today we’re going to tackle the iconic behavior of a Gym Asshole: dropping their weights. BOOM. Blech sums up the question that many of us have found...
2019-08-23, 01:13

How to Delete an Instagram Message You Sent by Accident A few weeks ago I attended a music festival with some friends. At some point, I was scrolling through Instagram Stories and then put my phone in my p...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Panzerotto is the O.G. Hot Pocket Everyone’s heard of calzones, but I’m willing to bet you haven’t met its deep-fried, gooey cousin: the panzerotto. This handheld snack is the forefa...
2019-08-23, 01:13

How to Get Android's New 'Focus Mode' Early The imminent launch of Android 10 (née “Android Q”) will bring a host of new things to do, and several built-in Android apps are also prepping a few ...
2019-08-23, 01:13

No, You Can't Charge Your AirPods Case With Your Apple Watch Charger On paper, this little trick should be possible. The Apple Watch uses a Qi-based charger, and your AirPod wireless charging case also supports Qi char...
2019-08-23, 01:13

What Happens to Your Campaign Contributions When a Presidential Candidate Drops Out? On Wednesday, Washington Governor Jay Inslee officially dropped out of the presidential race, just days after John Hickenlooper also called it quits ...
2019-08-23, 01:13

How to 'Refresh' Your PC When Windows Says There's a Problem Windows has a propensity to accrue digital dust and grime that can bog down the system, and reinstalling the operating system is a nice catch-all cur...
2019-08-23, 01:13

The Coast HP7R Flashlight Kept Me Safe From Skunks I wouldn’t blame you if you rolled your eyes after I told you that I had found the most fantastic flashlight (the COAST HP7R.) And I certainly wouldn...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Japan's Digital Pop Stars Blur Line Between Virtual and Reality Known as VTubers, and animated by real people, they have become embedded in Japanese culture, acting as live performers, corporate PR officials and s...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Customers Handed Over Their DNA. The Company Let the FBI Take a Look. Millions of consumers have bought home-test kits, including 1.5 million from FamilyTreeDNA. How that data is used is largely left up to the companies...
2019-08-23, 01:13

News Corp Readies News App to Address Publishers' Concerns About Google and Facebook News Corp is developing a news-aggregation service meant to address concerns that Alphabet’s Google News and other digital platforms don’t reward pub...
2019-08-23, 01:13

Russian Web Activists Joust With Kremlin to Keep Internet Free A band of Russian techies and lawyers score wins in protecting web freedom, as they face their biggest challenge yet: trying to stop President Vladim...
2019-08-23, 01:13

50-Year-Old Time Capsule Improved by Being Completely and Inexplicably Empty A time capsule sealed in 1969 that was set to reveal its secrets this year has mysteriously—albeit hilariously—wound up containing absolutely nothing...
2019-08-23, 00:26

The Galaxy Note 10+ Is Damn Near Perfect When a phone retails at $1,100, it can’t just be good, it has to be superb. It needs to deliver features you don’t get on other phones, maintain exce...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Steven Universe: The Movie Is a Mindblowingly Heartfelt, Musical Masterpiece From the moment Steven Universe: The Movie’s sumptuously-produced opening credits begin rolling, you can see how Rebecca Sugar really, really wasn’t ...
2019-08-23, 00:26

The Air Force's New Robot Can Fly Any Plane and Turn It Into an Autonomous Drone Unmanned aircraft are the future of military aviation, minimizing the risks to human pilots during dangerous missions and hazardous operations. Auton...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Jay Inslee Changed Everything Jay Inslee, the first presidential climate candidate and noted hottie, is out of the race for the White House. The Democratic Washington governor ann...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Google's Dessert Theme Meets Bittersweet End as Android Q Officially Becomes Android 10 After more than a decade of sugary monikers, Google is finally ending Android’s dessert-themed naming scheme now that Android Q has officially become...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Looking For a Smartwatch or Fitness Tracker? These Are the Best You Can Buy Smartwatches, fitness trackers, and even jewelry—if it’s technology you can wear, we’ve reviewed it. Whether you’re an Apple diehard or you stan for ...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Unprecedented Close-Up View of Asteroid Shows Rocks That Look Surprisingly Familiar On October 3, 2018, the Hayabusa2 spacecraft dropped a lander toward the surface of the asteroid Ryugu from 135 feet up. The lander, MASCOT, hit a bo...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Overstock CEO Resigns to Focus on Career as Deep State Intelligence Asset, One Assumes Online furniture salesman Patrick Byrne stunned investors and anyone who’s ever tried to buy a cheap mid-century modern couch by publicly claiming in...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Some Cellphones Reportedly Exceed FCC Radiation Limits—but Don't Flip Out Just Yet A new Chicago Tribune report on cellphone radiation sure sounds alarming: Popular smartphones were found to emit higher-than-allowed levels of radiat...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Security Installation Man Sentenced To Life in Prison for Secretly Recording Girls at Homes He Serviced A 39-year-old man in Oklahoma who installed home security systems for a local company was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for hiding cameras ...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Stan Lee’s Daughter Claims No One From Marvel or Disney Reached Out After His Death With the arc of Spider-Man’s cinematic future becoming the latest topic of conversation, everyone’s chiming in with their thoughts and opinions about...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Big Telecom, Every U.S. State Vow to End America's Robocall Hell Twelve major phones companies and the attorneys general of every state in the U.S. announced a plan on Thursday intended not only to stem the flood o...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Climate Change Could Be Behind An 'Extraordinary' Ancient Plant Bloom in the UK Cycads are palm-tree like plants that dominated the Earth’s landscape some 280 million years ago when the continents were smashed up into Pangea. Bac...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Keep These Apps Off Your Kid's Phone No matter how long you manage to hold them off, at some point, your kids will have their own electronic devices, and they’ll use those devices to com...
2019-08-23, 00:26

U.S. Mosquitoes Are Laying 'Time Capsule' Eggs That Can Outlast Colder Winters Mosquitoes didn’t become the most prolific animal killer of humanity by being lazy. A new study this week suggests that a common disease-causing spec...
2019-08-23, 00:26

'Knewz' Is Krupert Kmurdoch's Kgoogle Knews Kalternative There’s some good knewz for people who don’t mind really dumb names and do believe that big tech has an anti-conservative bias—New Corp has been buil...
2019-08-23, 00:26

I Liked Something Online Today It’s hard to shock the staff of Gizmodo dot com. Collectively, we’ve spent millions of hours online, covering everything from fishman dildos to catfi...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Amazon Promises to Stop Taking Delivery Drivers' Tips in DoorDash-Style Scheme As we collectively await word from DoorDash that it’s finally made good on a promise to overhaul its tip-skimming operation, Amazon—which had a simil...
2019-08-23, 00:26

Democratic lawmaker: Illegal immigrants needed to mow 'our beautiful lawns' Democratic Rep. Tom Malinowski, who is running for a second term in New Jersey’s swing 7th District, told constituents this week that illegal immigra...
2019-08-22, 23:39

10 disgusting things in your home—and what to do about them Even the tidiest among us could be neglecting some pretty gross stuff—the type of stuff that's right there under our noses. Here are some ...
2019-08-22, 23:13

Best dual-camera phones in India for August 2019 Two's better than one, and so dual camera phones were born. While they are not new, smartphone makers have been experimenting for years to optim...
2019-08-22, 23:13

Best Wi-Fi extenders of 2019: top devices for boosting your WiFi network The best Wi-Fi extenders will ensure that your wireless network reaches every nook and cranny of your home or office, especially if you’re try...
2019-08-22, 23:13

The best PC gaming headsets of 2019 Full immersion into a game requires more than just one of the best gaming PCs. It also requires great visuals and fantastic audio. And the best way t...
2019-08-22, 23:13

Splunk acquires SignalFX in largest acquisition to date Splunk has announced that it will acquire the cloud monitoring company SignalFX for $1.05bn, in its largest acquisition to date.According to Splunk&a...
2019-08-22, 23:13

The titanium Apple Card comes with a series of insane care instructions Apple's physical, titanium Apple Card comes with its own set of cleaning and care instructions – seriously. Having just released its cred...
2019-08-22, 23:13

Marvel’s Avengers game: release date, news, trailers and first impressions After two years of secrecy, Square Enix and Crystal Dynamics are nearly ready to talk about their first Avengers game – or, as we know it, Mar...
2019-08-22, 23:13

Exclusive: The foldable Huawei Mate X will have the new Kirin 990 chipset The Huawei Mate X will indeed pack the Kirin 990 chip, TechRadar learned at a Huawei briefing in New York City.Yanmin Wang, president of CEE, Nordic ...
2019-08-22, 23:13

China telcos weigh sharing 5G network to cut costs, potentially hurting Huawei China Telecom said on Thursday it is ready to build a 5G mobile network with its rivals in order to reduce costs, a proposal that is likely to cut mu...
2019-08-22, 22:00

Fintech firm Pagaya issuing $115 million asset-backed security U.S.-Israeli Pagaya, which uses artificial intelligence (AI) to manage institutional money, said on Thursday it is issuing a $115 million consumer cr...
2019-08-22, 22:00

Claims data points to high-end electric car risks: AXA Electric luxury cars and sport utility vehicles (SUVs) may be 40% more likely to cause accidents than their standard engine counterparts, possibly be...
2019-08-22, 22:00

Freenet says open to talks after its criticism of Sunrise/UPC deal German telecoms group Freenet, the largest shareholder in Switzerland's Sunrise Communications, said it remains open for talks after it criticized Su...
2019-08-22, 22:00

Pompeo tells Trudeau U.S. focused on release of two Canadians in China U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday assured Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that American officials were working to free two Canad...
2019-08-22, 22:00

China blames Canada for difficulties in relationship, demands Huawei exec be freed China's embassy in Canada said on Thursday that bilateral ties were suffering "gross difficulties," and demanded Ottawa free Huawei Technologies Co L...
2019-08-22, 22:00

How to create a MySQL relational database in AWS With the benefit of cloud AWS computing services, businesses of all sizes can implement sophisticated relational database solutions quickly and effic...
2019-08-22, 22:00

How Amazon is fighting back against workers' increasing efforts to unionize Momentum to organize has picked up at Amazon, but unionizing efforts haven't come far. Amazon increased the minimum wage to $15 an hour and is f...
2019-08-22, 21:13

New 'Pro' iPhones to sport 'upgraded camera and Face ID' Two new iPhone handsets due to be unveiled by Apple next month will be pitched as MacBook-style "pro" models with an upgraded triple-lens camera and ...
2019-08-22, 21:13

Google proposes new privacy standards to protect web browsing data Google is stepping up its efforts to limit web fingerprinting and otherwise protect your privacy while keeping its ad business intact. The internet ...
2019-08-22, 20:26

Verizon enlists Boingo to help it bring 5G indoors Sure, real 5G is up to three times faster than LTE, but there are a few caveats. As we discovered in Chicago, 5G doesn't always hold up when you...
2019-08-22, 20:26

Eminem’s publisher sues Spotify for unlicensed streaming Eminem's publisher Eight Mile Style filed a suit in federal court Wednesday alleging that Spotify has streamed the artist's songs without h...
2019-08-22, 20:26

'Minecraft Earth' beta brings AR building to Android next week Don't worry, Android fans -- if you've been wondering when you can try the augmented reality experience of Minecraft Earth, you don't ...
2019-08-22, 20:26

Samsung updates mid-range A50 and A30 with new cameras, flashier designs Samsung has just updated two of its best-selling mid-range smartphones, the A50 and A30, with new iterative upgrades called the A50s and A30s. The co...
2019-08-22, 20:26

Chevy's 2020 Bolt EV will pack a longer 259-mile range Chevy hasn't tweaked the Bolt EV much since its introduction, but an impending refresh could be welcome by giving drivers what they often crave:...
2019-08-22, 20:26

OtterBox reveals a portable and stackable wireless charging system OtterBox has a solution to limited battery life. Today, the company revealed OtterSpot, its Qi wireless charging power bank, and stackable batteries....
2019-08-22, 20:26

Adam Driver investigates post-911 CIA tactics in 'The Report' trailer It's been nearly five years since the Senate's report on the CIA's use of enhanced interrogation methods made a permanent mark on Amer...
2019-08-22, 20:26

Konami's mobile version of ‘eFootball PES 2020’ is coming in October PES fans won't have to wait much longer for the highly-anticipated mobile version of eFootball PES 2020. Konami announced today that the latest ...
2019-08-22, 20:26

How Bugatti built the Centodieci hypercar in six months During Monterey Car Week there's no shortage of nostalgia. Both the Pebble Beach and Quail gatherings are magnets for almost any vintage car you...
2019-08-22, 20:26

Bose's new portable speaker has Alexa, Google Assistant and 360 audio Bose is expanding its smart speaker offerings with the aptly named Bose Portable Home Speaker, which includes Bluetooth connectivity, voice control a...
2019-08-22, 20:26

Tyler ‘Ninja’ Blevins Reveals His Top Tips for Video Game Domination It’s time to Get Good with Tyler Blevins, a.k.a. Ninja, one of the most famous and highest-paid e-sports athletes around. That’s the titl...
2019-08-22, 20:26

Apple Is Planning New iPhones, iPads and MacBooks This Year. Here’s What to Know Apple is readying a clutch of new hardware for the coming weeks and months, including “Pro” iPhones, upgrades to iPads and its largest la...
2019-08-22, 20:26

Overstock CEO Resigns After Unusual Message About ‘Deep State’ (Bloomberg) –– Patrick Byrne, the flamboyant entrepreneur who has run Overstock.com for two decades, resigned from his role as chief exec...
2019-08-22, 20:26

Facebook admits it’s still being exploited to incite ethnic violence in Myanmar Facebook said it removed 216 social media pages, groups, and accounts in Myanmar, where it continues to be exploited in an ethnic cleansing campaign....
2019-08-22, 20:00

Zenoti raises $20 million to manage salon and spa bookings Zenoti, a Bellevue, Washington-based startup developing booking software for the spa and salon industry, has raised $20 million in venture capital.Re...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Drop raises $44 million to reward loyal shoppers with gift cards Loyalty and rewards startup Drop, which is headquartered in Canada, raised $44 million from a raft of new and existing institutional investors.Read M...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Remediant raises $15 million to help companies manage privileged access Remedient, a San Francisco- and Fort Worth-based provider of privileged account management software, has raised $15 million in venture capital.Read M...
2019-08-22, 20:00

SpotHero raises $50 million to bring underutilized parking spaces online Parking inventory and booking startup SpotHero announced that it has raised $50 million in a series D round, bringing its total raised to over $100 m...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Google ditches dessert names starting with Android 10 Google has refreshed the Android logo to be more "accessible" and "inclusive" and adopted version numbers for releases starting with Android 10.Read ...
2019-08-22, 20:00

iPhone 11 Pro may feature shatter-resistant body, live video editing, and AMX chip More major internal and external changes are coming to Apple's new flagship iPhones and iPads than were previously expected, according to a new repor...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Here’s The Witcher 3 running in handheld mode on Switch The Witcher 3 on Switch (Switcher) is starting to look like one of the system's most impressive ports ever. It even runs well in handheld mode.Read M...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Facebook: Expect Oculus Insight tracking in future wearable AR glasses Oculus Quest and Rift S use a new inside-out tracking system to accurately sense the VR headset's and controllers' positions -- an AR headset is next...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Verizon and Boingo will bring millimeter wave 5G inside buildings A leading indoor Wi-Fi company will help Verizon bring 5G cellular service indoors, including to stadiums, residential buildings, and other public sp...
2019-08-22, 20:00

High prices and 5G extend the U.S. smartphone replacement cycle to 33 months An increasing number of users plan to hang onto their smartphones for roughly three years, a survey says, confirming vendors' fears of slowing upgrad...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Carnegie Mellon and Oregon State team wins first leg of DARPA Subterranean Challenge robot competition A team hailing from Carnegie Mellon University and Oregon State University nabbed the first of four prizes in DARPA's Subterranean Challenge.Read Mor...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Limited time Sony Xperia 10 Plus deal sees price slashed to just £285 The Sony Xperia 10 Plus has never been cheaper than it is right now, thanks to the Amazon end of summer sale - the perfect warm up to Black Friday la...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Bose adds Home Speaker 300 to its smart speaker range in India Bose is expanding its range of speakers in India with the Home Speaker 300 which aims to deliver the signature Bose audio but also doubles up as a sm...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 specifications, launch date, price and rumors Xiaomi is gearing up to introduce the Redmi Note 8 series on August 29 at an event in China. The new lineup will follow the company's Redmi Note...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Celebrate Intel Gamer Days™ with the Legion Trivia Truck at PAX West Intel Gamer Days™ is back and Lenovo Legion will be celebrating with an exciting opportunity at PAX West in Seattle!From August 30 through Sep...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Android Q is officially named Android 10 Google has announced that Android Q will now come with an all-new, rather boring name: Android 10. This bucks the trend of Android operating systems ...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Nvidia’s new ultra-low latency mode for GPUs beats AMD’s Radeon Anti-Lag feature To coincide with Gamescom 2019, Nvidia has introduced a graphics driver that comes with new technology to take on AMD’s Radeon Anti-Lag for mo...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Spotify is offering a three-month free trial to lure you away from Apple Music You can now try Spotify Premium free for three months rather than one, giving you longer to sample the service and decide if it's right for you....
2019-08-22, 20:00

Amazon Summer Sale is live - great deals on TVs, Kindles, gaming laptops, phones and more The Amazon Sale for those final end-of-summer deals is live now. Seeing as the summer weather looks like its making a comeback this weekend, you&apos...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Tour Championship 2019 live stream: how to watch the PGA golf online from anywhere The curtain comes down on another US PGA golf tour season this week in Atlanta, with the Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club. As ever, the tourn...
2019-08-22, 20:00

The Bose Portable Home speaker sports sleek looks and 360-degree sound Bose has long been a huge player in the world of portable speakers – and its latest model, the Bose Portable Home Speaker, should serve to cem...
2019-08-22, 20:00

An 'iPhone Pro,' 16-inch MacBook Pro and new iPads are now all expected this year Apple is now expected to release not only a new 16-inch MacBook Pro, but also an iPhone Pro with massively upgraded cameras, new iPad and iPad Pro mo...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Get a cheap iPhone bargain with this affordable big data iPhone 7 deal Usually when choosing your phone contract, there is a hard choice you have to make. Do you want a cheap contract or a heap load of data? Well thanks ...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Amazon TV deal: save on the Toshiba Fire TV and receive a free Echo Dot Amazon's back to school sale includes discounts on popular devices that include Fire TV sticks, tablets, security cameras, smart speakers, and m...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Magecart hackers target popular poker software Magecart credit card skimmers typically target users through their web browser when shopping online but new research from Malwarebytes has discovered...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Android 10 release date, new features and everything you need to know We know so much more about the next big Android operating system update since it was introduced as Android Q at Google IO 2019 - now officially rebra...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Three Asus ZenBooks get AMD Ryzen processors amid Intel Comet Lake launch With IFA 2019 on the horizon, plenty of computer manufacturers are taking the opportunity to upgrade their popular products. Now, Asus has done just ...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Microsoft, Intel and others are doubling down on open source Linux security Microsoft is continuing its broad ongoing push to contribute with open source projects, joining the newly created Confidential Computing Consortium, ...
2019-08-22, 20:00

Pro iPhones, new iPads expected at Apple event, report says Apple is planning to unveil pro iPhones as well as a new iPad during its annual product event in September, says a report from Bloomberg.  ...
2019-08-22, 19:13

Russia sends 'Fedor' its first humanoid robot into space Russia launches an unmanned rocket into space carrying a life-size humanoid robot that will spend 10 days learning how to assist astronauts on board ...
2019-08-22, 19:13

Google's Android brand gets a facelift; robot mascot keeps head, loses body in new logo Google is changing the way it names its Android operating system releases in a push for greater accessibility. It's also changing the Android lo...
2019-08-22, 19:13

New species of stegosaur is oldest ever found The 186 million year old stegosaur, named Adratiklit boulahfa, discovered in the Middle Atlas Mountains of Morocco, is the first thyreophoran dinosau...
2019-08-22, 19:13

Palantir extends controversial contract with ICE Data mining company Palantir has extended its contract to provide software to federal immigration authorities despite calls for the firm to cut ties ...
2019-08-22, 19:13

Android 10: Cheat sheet Android 10's features will transform some phones into more user-friendly, customizable, and secure environments. Here's what developers, businesses, ...
2019-08-22, 18:52

Facebook releases new tool to block data gathering Soon you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet, or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a long-promised tool that let...
2019-08-22, 18:26

Pence reaffirms US plans to go to Moon, then Mars Vice President Mike Pence led the 6th meeting of the National Space Council Tuesday, touting America's commitment to space exploration. Pence re...
2019-08-22, 18:26

These time-lapses from the space station show off Earth's full beauty Get an astronaut’s view of auroras, stars, and the Milky Way surrounding our beautiful planet. 12,500 images taken by European Space Agency ast...
2019-08-22, 18:26

As students head back to school, streaming services offer discounts to keep them entertained Streaming services from Apple, Amazon, Hulu, Spotify, SiriusXM and others have discounts for students, handy as they head back to school.  ...
2019-08-22, 18:26

MoviePass admits to exposing users' personal information, debit card numbers online The struggling movie ticket subscription app may have exposed customers' private information online, according to a report.    &...
2019-08-22, 18:26

Spaceflight alters gut bacteria in the same ways, every time Northwestern University researchers found that spaceflight has a consistent effect on gut bacteria. After comparing data from mice in space and studi...
2019-08-22, 18:26

'A burger, a coffee, whatever': Food delivery robots may soon roll up to Purdue's campus A company wants to bring cooler-sized robots to deliver food on Purdue's campus. A West Lafayette board had... several questions.   ...
2019-08-22, 18:26

Palantir CEO says Google shouldn't rule A.I. Palantir CEO Alex Karp said billionaire investor Peter Thiel is right to question Google's decision to work in China, while abandoning military ...
2019-08-22, 18:26

Via shares its ride-pooling technology with NYC public schools Modern-day ride-hailing technology will soon be used to improve the New York City school bus system. Fast Company reported today that transportation ...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Google, Intel and Microsoft form data protection consortium It's common to secure data when its sitting put or flying to its destination, but not so much when you're actually using it -- there's...
2019-08-22, 17:13

MoviePass confirms breach that leaked credit card numbers On Tuesday TechCrunch reported that security researcher Mossab Hussein, with the firm SpiderSilk, found an exposed, unencrypted MoviePass database wi...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Chicago will test Samsung's DeX in-vehicle solution in cop cars Samsung created an in-vehicle version of its DeX platform in hopes that it can replace the computers cops and first responders have to carry around. ...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Singapore forgoes Tesla's electric 'lifestyle' for buses Singapore is in no rush to adopt a certain brand of electric car. In an interview with Bloomberg published today, a government minister offered a reb...
2019-08-22, 17:13

PlayStation Vue gets college football and NHL hockey channels Sony's live internet TV service may have raised its prices recently, but it's also adding new channels that make it look like an even bette...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Tesla suspension update helps Model S and Model X high-speed driving Tesla has piloted a unique way of updating its vehicles' software to add new features and safety improvements remotely. It has adjusted Autopilo...
2019-08-22, 17:13

EVgo and Electrify America let you charge your EV with just one account EVgo and Electrify America have announced a partnership that will make it less of a hassle for EV owners to find a charge. Drivers will be able to ac...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Spotify triples its free Premium trial period to three months Spotify is fighting back against the threat of Apple Music by extending free trials of its Premium subscription to match its rival. Both companies wa...
2019-08-22, 17:13

The Morning After: The Apple Card is incompatible with leather Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Ready to take a ride in a flying taxi? Cool, just try to find a place to put your Apple Card where it isn'...
2019-08-22, 17:13

‘Disintegration’ is a tactical shooter that questions transhumanism At a glance, Disintegration looks a tad generic. The battle-ready robots, dressed in fashionable jackets and scarves, feel like they were ripped stra...
2019-08-22, 17:13

'Blacksad' is a promising detective game based on a cult comic Blacksad is a long-running graphic novel series that covers some heavy topics through a noir detective window. Set in the 1950s, it follows hardboile...
2019-08-22, 17:13

'Blair Witch' expertly remixes horror gaming's greatest hits Blair Witch is scary. That's not a revelation for most people, considering the pop culture status the movie achieved when it came out in 1999, u...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Google Photos' face-grouping feature comes to Europe Google Photos recently hit one billion users after being spun out from Google+ just four years ago. One reason the product grew so quickly is its fre...
2019-08-22, 17:13

What to expect at IFA 2019 There's just one big technology show before the end of the year, IFA, where we'll see the last goodies revealed before everyone goes into b...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Android Q is now simply Android 10 Google has finally revealed Android Q's release name, and it's not Quiche, Quinoa or Quesadilla. In fact, it's not named after any des...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Russia tests new Soyuz rocket by sending a humanoid robot to the ISS Russia's space agency, Roscosmos, has just launched a new Soyuz booster on a trip to the ISS. Unlike other Soyuz flights that blast off to bring...
2019-08-22, 17:13

iPhone Pro, new iPad and 16-inch MacBook Pro details emerge As usual before the fall, Apple's next batch of products are coming into focus. A Bloomberg report has given us our best glimpse yet at the new ...
2019-08-22, 17:13

The EU may give citizens more control of their facial recognition data The EU may impose strict limits on the use of facial recognition technology. According to Financial Times, the European Commission is working on laws...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Hyundai teases all-electric concept '45' for Frankfurt By Jonathon Ramsey Didn't see this one coming. Hyundai has teased the electric concept it's taking to next month's Frankfurt Motor Sh...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Are Samsung’s Galaxy Buds the wireless headphones you’ve dreamed of? While Samsung has dabbled in true wireless headphones before, this year it finally released a set designed specifically for its Galaxy lineup: the Ga...
2019-08-22, 17:13

Volkswagen CEO interested in Tesla stake, Manager Magazin reports CEO Herbert Diess is interested in acquiring a stake in Tesla, German business publication Manager Magazin reported on Thursday, citing company sourc...
2019-08-22, 15:13

HP adds AMD Ryzen processor options to Pavilion Gaming Desktop, Gaming 15 Laptop PCs The Pavilion Gaming 15 is HP's first gaming notebook to feature an AMD processor, while the Pavilion Gaming Desktop gets a fresh chassis design that ...
2019-08-22, 14:26

iPhone 11 Pro case suggests the phone might support the Apple Pencil It has recently been rumored that one or more handsets in the iPhone 11 range might support the Apple Pencil, and now there’s more evidence of...
2019-08-22, 14:26

Clean up with £149 off the iRobot Roomba 671 in Amazon's End of Summer Sale Amazon has slashed hundreds of prices in its End of Summer sale, including a huge £150 off the super smart iRobot Roomba 671. This is one o...
2019-08-22, 14:26

Three CEO: Our 5G claims are based on facts Earlier this week, Three became the third UK operator to launch 5G in the UK, switching on its network in parts of central London.Unlike EE and Vodaf...
2019-08-22, 14:26

England vs Australia 3rd Test live stream: how to watch Ashes cricket from anywhere England and Australia head to Yorkshire for the 3rd Ashes Test in 2019. Having gained some momentum at Lord's, the hosts will be looking to leve...
2019-08-22, 14:26

The Garmin Forerunner 235 running watch is at its best price ever today Garmin may already have released its Forerunner 245 watch, but if you don't need the latest and greatest technology for your workouts you may wa...
2019-08-22, 14:26

Why encryption matters to your security and privacy Encryption is simply the process of converting information or data into a code that only the selected parties can read. But unlike the substitution c...
2019-08-22, 14:26

Microsoft Surface Pro 5 and 6 are reportedly suffering serious battery problems Surface Pro 5 and 6 hybrids are being affected by frustrating battery issues in some cases, at least going by reports from a number of owners online....
2019-08-22, 14:26

Global 5G wireless network infrastructure revenues to double to $4.2b in 2020 Revenues from fifth-generation (5G) wireless network infrastructure are expected to increase by 89 per cent to $4.2 billion globally in 2020 when com...
2019-08-22, 14:26

5G infrastructure revenues will nearly double in 2020 Revenue generated from 5G infrastructure will nearly double to $4.2 billion next year, as operators around the world begin to launch next-generation ...
2019-08-22, 14:26

This cheap web hosting deal gets you a massive discount on our #1 favorite service If you're looking for a new web hosting service for your personal or business website and are short on time, budget or both, then you'll be...
2019-08-22, 14:26

The flying car designer keeping his eyes on the skies Lilium is a thing of beauty – of that there is no doubt. A fully-electric vertical take-off and landing jet, or eVTOL, the idea was hatched by...
2019-08-22, 14:26

Fitbit Versa 2 release date, price, news and leaks The Fitbit Versa 2 is likely on its way, so we're hopefully going to see a new fitness tracker/smartwatch hybrid very soon.Ever since Fitbit mov...
2019-08-22, 14:26

West Indies vs India live stream: how to watch 2019 Test cricket from anywhere Having lost all three T20 clashes and two ODIs of India's tour, the West Indies will be hoping to turn things around in the series with the long...
2019-08-22, 14:26

Google Hangouts is hanging on a little longer Earlier this year, Google announced that it would be shutting down Google Hangouts for business users in October 2019. However, the company has now h...
2019-08-22, 14:26

Amazon Summer Sale sees Fire HD tablets reduced up to 35% The Amazon Summer Sale is here, and if you're looking to pick up a tablet for less than normal, you're in luck – all the Fire HD sla...
2019-08-22, 14:26

AMD promises a Navi GPU for everyone, from budget efforts to an Nvidia RTX killer AMD believes that its new graphics technology built on RDNA architecture will touch every part of the gaming industry, from mobiles through consoles ...
2019-08-22, 14:26

Facebook shuts dozens of Myanmar social media accounts over 'inauthentic behavior' Facebook Inc said on Thursday it had shut 216 social media pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar, some tied to the army, to stymie efforts to "manipu...
2019-08-22, 12:52

Explainer: Macron's quest for an international tax on digital services French President Emmanuel Macron is pressing ahead with a digital tax in France, a move U.S. President Donald Trump described as "foolishness", and t...
2019-08-22, 12:52

South Korea's top court to rule on Samsung heir's bribery case on August 29: YTN South Korea's Supreme Court will deliver a ruling on the bribery conviction of Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee on Aug. 29 in a corruption scandal that ...
2019-08-22, 12:52

Politician Says Cattle Prods Should Be Used on Climate Protesters, Gets Suspended From Twitter Australian politician Pauline Hanson has been suspended from Twitter after posting a video earlier this week saying that cattle prods should be used ...
2019-08-22, 12:26

Xiaomi Mi A3 Review Xiaomi Mi A3 is the successor to the Mi A2 and is a part of Google's Android One Programme. It sports the new Snapdragon 665 SoC and a triple camera ...
2019-08-22, 11:39

Priyanka Chopra Cast in Netflix Superhero Movie From Robert Rodriguez Priyanka Chopra has been cast in a new Netflix children's superhero film called We Can Be Heroes, from writer-director Robert Rodriguez, alongside th...
2019-08-22, 11:39

Facebook Shuts Dozens of Myanmar Accounts Over 'Inauthentic Behaviour' Facebook said on Thursday it had shut 216 social media pages, groups and accounts in Myanmar, some tied to the army, to stymie efforts to "manipulate...
2019-08-22, 11:39

Samsung Galaxy M20, Galaxy M30 Get Discounts in India Samsung Galaxy M20, Galaxy M30, Gear S3 Frontier, and Galaxy Fit e have received discounted prices during the 'Samsung Blue Fest 2019' sale that last...
2019-08-22, 11:39

Dell XPS 13 Range Refreshed With New 10th Gen Intel Comet Lake CPUs The Dell XPS 13 2-in-1 has also been refreshed to offer the latest CPUs, and it is already available at $999 on the company website. It comes with a ...
2019-08-22, 11:39

Vodafone, Idea Data Performance Benefited by Merger, Ookla Claims Ookla noted that both telecom brands have seen significant improvements in data speeds during August 2018 and July 2019. Ookla believes that the subs...
2019-08-22, 11:39

AMEO 'concerned' about nation-state attacks on power grids Distributed energy resources such a rooftop solar will create 'a fairly wicked supply chain issue'. How will the sector address organisation culture ...
2019-08-22, 08:52

Scientists Reveal Brain Structure of 20-Million-Year-Old Monkey Paleontologists operating CT scanners have revealed the structure of a 20-million-year-old primate brain, thanks to an extremely well-preserved fossi...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Second Teen Arrested for Threats Posted on Meme-Sharing Site iFunny On Monday, a 19-year-old man from Chicago was arrested after allegedly threatening to “slaughter and murder any doctor, patient, or visitor” in the a...
2019-08-22, 07:39

The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance's Creators and Writer Dig Deep on Reinventing a Classic The Dark Crystal is a beloved fantasy film whose legacy has almost become bigger than the movie itself. Released in 1982, the movie didn’t fare well ...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Researchers Are Closer to Understanding the Strange Meat Allergy Caused by Ticks Scientists at the University of Virginia have seemingly come closer to unraveling the mystery behind a strange red meat allergy caused by certain tic...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Jay Inslee Wants to Transform How America Farms and Eats Democratic presidential candidate Jay Inslee is a man of many climate plans, and he dropped his last one on Wednesday. The plan gets down and dirty (...
2019-08-22, 07:39

YouTube Decides It's a Good Time to Get Its Shit Together Following the fiasco over YouTube’s serving ads to kids, the company may be readying to end targeted ads on videos aimed at children—a move that, whe...
2019-08-22, 07:39

The First Reactions to It Chapter Two Are All Over the Map The fall movie season stars on September 6 with the release of highly anticipated horror sequel It Chapter Two. Though that’s still over two weeks aw...
2019-08-22, 07:39

THX's New Deep Note Trailer Brings Back All the Movie Theater Feels Do you remember how disappointed you were, years ago, when you got to the theater only to find out the THX showing of the movie you came to see was s...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Dirty Air May Increase Your Risk for Depression and Bipolar Disorder With every breath you take, you’re inhaling a lot more than just the oxygen your lungs crave. Particulate matter, sulfur dioxide, ozone—all pollutant...
2019-08-22, 07:39

To Pet Owners, a Dog's Whimpering Sounds Just as Sad as an Infant's Cry Devoted pet owners are often said to treat their furry friends like children. A new study out Wednesday seems to show that’s not too far from the tru...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Samsung Probably Got a Lot of Wedgies In High School A lot of people are really weird about the color of text message bubbles. For some reason, unbeknownst to me, a message can somehow be more offensive...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Your Xbox Is Listening to You, and So Are Microsoft’s Contractors Microsoft Xbox owners will bummed to learn that humans have been listening to some of their voice commands. Motherboard recently spoke to a number of...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Hell Yeah, Netflix Rolls Out Feature for Finding New and Upcoming Releases in Its TV App The tsunami of streaming services that have sprung up like weeds in the last few years means we have more options than ever for on-demand entertainme...
2019-08-22, 07:39

The Question of Whether or Not WeWork Is a Tech Company Has Been Answered Is WeWork, the sprawling chain of coworking spaces expanding across the country and abroad, a tech company? WeWork is sure scrambling to find reasons...
2019-08-22, 07:39

D23 Expo Is Doing Live Streams, But Probably Not the Panels You Most Want to See D23 Expo 2019 starts on Friday and, with it, fans should expect major news from all sides of the Disney kingdom. We’re talking movies, streaming, the...
2019-08-22, 07:39

4 Wild Gene Roddenberry Sci-Fi TV Projects That Had Nothing to Do With Star Trek He’s first and foremost the Star Trek guy, but the creative mind of Gene Roddenberry—born this week in 1921—also ventured far beyond the voyages of ...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Eminem's Publisher Sues Spotify, Says It Pretended It Didn't Know Who Held Rights to 'Lose Yourself' Rapper Eminem’s publisher is suing Spotify, claiming that the music streaming giant is infringing on hundreds of his copyrights as well as “challengi...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Instagram Doesn't Own Your Photos, But They Can Still Use Them Forever Earlier this week, Judd Apatow, Debra Messing, and Rick Perry⁠—the Secretary of Energy and guy in control of all our nuclear weapons⁠—fell for a lie ...
2019-08-22, 07:39

What to Do When You Receive a Takedown Request On Monday, YouTube filed a lawsuit against one of its users for extorting others through false copyright strikes; after submitting unverified copyri...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Now's the Best Time to Try Microsoft's Chromium-Based Edge Browser Microsoft’s speedy Chromium-based Edge browser has been available in both developer and canary builds (not mention leaked versions) for months. Now t...
2019-08-22, 07:39

How to Establish a Gym Habit, Based on Your Goals People who go to the gym every day tend to be happy with their habit—that’s why they keep coming back. But plenty of folks aspire to do that, and hav...
2019-08-22, 07:39

Paramount Pictures' biggest titles coming to Aussie streaming service Stan With Disney Plus launching in Australia this November, there's been a lot of speculation about what happens to Stan's current library. If i...
2019-08-22, 07:13

Instacart unveils new benefits for contractors: Insurance, student loan debt assistance, and more Instacart announced new benefits intended to address criticism of its independent contractor policies: insurance, student loan debt assistance, and m...
2019-08-22, 05:13

Telling Lies review — Deciphering lies within lies using only a video database With Telling Lies, video game designer Sam Barlow is creating a genre out of the movie video game combination -- but one that still needs some work.R...
2019-08-22, 05:13

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds adds dynamic weather PlayerUnkown's Battlegrounds is getting dynamic weather in a new update. This enables rain or even hail to roll in suddenly on the Erangel map.Read M...
2019-08-22, 05:13

Why financial services companies need to invest in voice and chat (VB Live) Financial services companies are using conversational assistants to drive digital engagement, streamline customer communications, build revenue. and ...
2019-08-22, 05:13

Researcher creates wearable that predicts outbursts in people with autism 1 minute in advance A Northeastern University professor has developed a wearable for people with autism, accurately predicting aggressive outbusts before they happen.Rea...
2019-08-22, 05:13

Intel, Google, Microsoft, and others launch Confidential Computing Consortium for data security The Confidential Computing Consortium was introduced today to bring together some of the biggest tech companies in the world to better protect data i...
2019-08-22, 05:13

Trump: My relationship with Tim Cook delayed Apple’s iPhone tariffs iPhones and Macs were temporarily spared from punitive tariffs against Chinese-made goods, thanks to a dinner between Apple's CEO and the U.S. Presid...
2019-08-22, 05:13

Splunk acquires cloud monitoring platform SignalFx for $1.05 billion Splunk today announced an agreement to acquire SignalFx, cloud monitoring platform for infrastructure, microservices, and applications, for $1.05 bil...
2019-08-22, 05:13

Amazon Forecast hits general availability Amazon Forecast, a fully managed service that uses AI and machine learning to deliver highly accurate forecasts, is now generally available.Read More...
2019-08-22, 05:13

Steam disables payments in local Argentinian currency Steam is no longer accepting the Argentinian peso currency as the country deals with economic uncertainity and potential default on its IMF debt.Read...
2019-08-22, 05:13

Disney Plus streaming service now has an Australian launch date and pricing While we’ve known for a while that Disney Plus will be launching in the US on November 12, the Walt Disney Company’s new platform has b...
2019-08-22, 04:52

Facebook rolls out tool that could block those creepy targeted ads on your feed SAN FRANCISCO — Soon, you could get fewer familiar ads following you around the internet — or at least on Facebook. Facebook is launching a lon...
2019-08-22, 03:39

YouTube bans robot-battle videos citing ‘animal cruelty’ Robots aren’t alive — yet — but that didn’t stop YouTube AI from trying to protect its own kind from so-called “animal cruelty.R...
2019-08-22, 03:39

The best 2-in-1 laptop in Australia: find the best convertible for your needs The world of portable computing has expanded rapidly in recent years, both in terms of popularity and viability. The growing 2-in-1 category offers u...
2019-08-22, 03:13

The latest Apple AirPods are finally on sale Apple products are rarely on sale, but right now you can get a sweet discount on the latest model of AirPods on Amazon.     ...
2019-08-22, 02:26

You need this one product to keep your furry friend safe The worst part about having a dog is leaving them home alone when you go to work. With Furbo, you can keep an eye on them all day long!   ...
2019-08-22, 02:26

This top-rated robot vacuum is at its lowest price ever—for now Keep "forgetting" to clean your floors? The Eufy RoboVac 11S Max will help keep your floors tidy so you don't have to be stuck inside cleaning. ...
2019-08-22, 02:26

DoorDash eyes autonomous food delivery with latest acquisition It's no secret that DoorDash wants to deliver your food with autonomous vehicles. Early this year it partnered with GM to test deliveries via se...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Wandering the VR halls of 'Westworld Awakening' My name is Kate and I've been brutally murdered in an old west farmhouse. Moments after meeting my doom, I'm awake. Barely. I'm in a ...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Amazon opens its largest campus to date in India Amazon has opened its largest campus to date as it cut the ribbon on a building in Hyderabad, India. The subcontinent is one of the company's fa...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Garmin adds Amazon Music to its fitness watches After adding support for Spotify last October, Garmin is expanding the music streaming services its wearables support to include Amazon Music. What&#...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Waze adds easy access to YouTube Music while you drive You'd think Google would have raced to make YouTube Music controls available inside Waze, but not so -- numerous third-party services got there ...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Volocopter reveals its first commercial autonomous flying taxi Just yesterday we said flying taxis may be a reality in the not-too-distant future. Today, Volocopter revealed its first commercial air taxi, the Vol...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Watch astronauts install commercial spacecraft adapter on the ISS NASA astronauts Nick Hague and Andrew Morgan are floating around in low Earth orbit today, installing the second of two docking adapters on the Inter...
2019-08-22, 02:00

What's coming to Netflix in September: 'The Politician' and 'The Spy' We're edging into the final embers of the summer and as the weather starts to turn for many of us, we'll perhaps find ourselves curled up o...
2019-08-22, 02:00

An old Instagram hoax is back, and it's duping celebrities An Instagram hoax that first circulated in 2012 is back, and celebrities from Usher to Waka Flocka Flame, Julianne Moore, Julia Roberts and Rob Lowe ...
2019-08-22, 02:00

‘Telling Lies’ is bigger, but not better, than 'Her Story' In Her Story, developer Sam Barlow did a rare thing: He created a new video game format. Four years later, he's made Telling Lies, which releas...
2019-08-22, 02:00

SiriusXM's student plan only costs $4 per month SiriusXM thinks it has a simple way to get the back-to-school crowd listening to radio: offer it at an extremely steep discount. The satellite radio ...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Online sneaker reseller StockX faces lawsuit over data breach StockX is now facing legal action over a data breach that led to the theft of more than 6.8 million customer records. A class-action lawsuit filed in...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Porn bots are now storming Twitter's trending topics Instagram isn't the only social media app being invaded by porn bots. Now they're on Twitter, too. For the past few days, as I was scrollin...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Gmail AI will automatically correct your spelling slip-ups Google Docs' AI corrections are spreading to Gmail. Google is rolling out a feature in G Suite that will autocorrect "common" spelling errors w...
2019-08-22, 02:00

YouTube AI thought robot fighting was animal cruelty In the latest example of the need for further human moderation, YouTube's automated system took down several videos after mistaking robot fighti...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Researchers create electronic lens that works better than the human eye A new breakthrough could soon revolutionize the design of almost every optical instrument in use today, including cameras, eyeglasses and telescopes....
2019-08-22, 02:00

Harley-Davidson is exploring electric bicycles If Harley-Davidson's LiveWire is too rich for your blood, the company might have an electric two-wheeler that's decidedly more accessible. ...
2019-08-22, 02:00

New wristband could predict aggressive outbursts in people with autism Researchers are hoping a new wearable wristband will help predict aggressive outbursts in people with autism. The device monitors heart rate, sweat p...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Tesla delays price hike for self-driving upgrade You'll still have at least a few more weeks to order a Tesla with the Full Self-Driving upgrade before the price hike kicks in. Elon Musk said ...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Microsoft contractors listened to what people told their Xbox consoles Microsoft contractors reportedly listened to Xbox owners too. Earlier this month, we learned that contractors heard audio snippets from Skype calls a...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Google Play Store redesign makes it easier to find games The go-to destination for Android apps has undergone some changes. Google announced today that it has rolled out a visual redesign of the Google Play...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Terminator T-800 and The Joker are coming to 'Mortal Kombat 11' Warner Bros. and NetherRealm Studios rounded out the list of Mortal Kombat 11 Kombat Pack DLC characters with a pair of intriguing new fighters. The ...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Microsoft tests more control for apps that restart with Windows 10 As much as PCs have changed in recent years, at least one thing has stayed the same: at some point, you'll need to restart your computer. With t...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Google's next Nest Mini speaker could be wall-mountable Google's Home Mini may receive a sizeable upgrade when its Nest-branded sequel arrives. Sources for 9to5Google claim an upcoming Nest Mini will...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Apple warns against storing its titanium credit card in leather The titanium Apple Card looks slick (with the sound to match), but you may need to treat it gingerly if you expect it to look as pristine as the day ...
2019-08-22, 02:00

Facebook's tool that lets people delete their browsing history falls short of promise, analysts say SunTrust Robinson Humphrey analysts said the "Off-Facebook Activity" feature "appears to fall somewhat short of the original pledge by CEO Zuckerberg...
2019-08-22, 01:39

Apple downgrade not because of China tariff risk, says analyst An analyst from Rosenblatt Securities told CNBC on Wednesday that the firm downgraded Apple not because of China tariffs but for reasons relating to ...
2019-08-22, 01:39

Nokia's first 5G phone is coming in 2020 at a respectable price 5G is the next big thing in mobile technology, but right now it comes at a high price from mobile carriers, has limited availability, and is tied to ...
2019-08-22, 01:39

BYD's profit triples as China's electric car boom continues Chinese electric car maker BYD Co Ltd posted a 203.6% rise in first-half profit on Wednesday, as China's new energy vehicle market continues to surge...
2019-08-22, 00:52

Ahead of G7 summit, Macron presses U.S. to help reform taxes on big tech French President Emmanuel Macron said on Wednesday U.S. tech giants paid unfairly low taxes, failing to contribute to the common good, and urged Wash...
2019-08-22, 00:52

India needs to reduce ecommerce restrictions to revive economy: Amazon executive India needs to encourage ecommerce and reduce red tape to help small businesses sell online and export goods to help revive sagging domestic economic...
2019-08-22, 00:52

San Francisco crowdfunder Kiva sets up Sierra Leone credit database Kiva, a San Francisco-based tech charity, is using blockchain to create an online ID database in Sierra Leone allowing people who struggle to get loa...
2019-08-22, 00:52

Splunk to buy cloud software firm SignalFx in $1 billion deal Data analytics software maker Splunk Inc on Wednesday said it would acquire privately held SignalFx, which makes software for the cloud, in a cash a...
2019-08-22, 00:52

IBM joins Linux Foundation AI to promote open source trusted AI workflows As AI spreads like wildfire through the enterprise, IBM is stepping up efforts to promote open source tools for building fair, robust and explainable...
2019-08-22, 00:00

These headphones make Apple's AirPods look inhuman A startup called Human Inc. creates wireless over-ear headphones that may look slightly more visually alluring than AirPods. You see, they're just tw...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Drops app: Learn a language during your five-minute break If you have five minutes to spare, how to best can you use that time? Do you go for another coffee, run, or play a game? You could learn a new langua...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Microsoft's Skype-to-phone calling service is now registered as a telecom service in the Netherlands Microsoft's Skype service for calling landlines and mobile phones officially has been designated as a telecom service in the Netherlands and is requi...
2019-08-22, 00:00

With Chromium-based Edge, has Microsoft finally found a viable browser strategy? For more than a decade, Microsoft’s browser developers have been wandering in the wilderness. Will the move to an open-source engine and a renewed fo...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Hotspot Shield review: Here's a VPN that actually lives up to its hype It's rare that we're surprised by a product. Over-the-top hype in a superheated market is usually just that, hype. But Hotspot Shield actually lived ...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Cerebras CEO talks about the big implications for machine learning in company’s big chip Silicon Valley startup Cerebras Systems on Monday unveiled the world's largest chip, designed especially for AI. Cerebras CEO and co-founder Andrew F...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Nvidia Rapids cuGraph: Making graph analysis ubiquitous A new open-source library by Nvidia could be the secret ingredient to advancing analytics and making graph databases faster. The key: parallel proces...
2019-08-22, 00:00

Google Cloud charging for IPv4, but proper IPv6 support is still missing in action Google will start charging for IPv4 addresses in use in 2020. Due to transit fees for NAT, this will cost the enterprise, but not if Google brings pr...
2019-08-21, 23:39

Ransomware: an evolving threat Ransomware is any malware that holds your data ransom. These days it usually involves encrypting a victim’s data before asking for cash (typic...
2019-08-21, 22:26

Asus ZenBook 13 Edition 30 is a ridiculously premium limited-edition laptop Asus has announced the limited edition ZenBook 13 Edition 30, a super-stylish luxury laptop to celebrate its 30th birthday.Encased in a hand-crafted ...
2019-08-21, 22:26

iPhone 11 may have USB-C element, but not on the handset itself The iPhone 11 will finally ditch its 5W charger and come with a USB-C wall adapter in the box that will recharge its batteries faster, according to a...
2019-08-21, 22:26

Best camera phones under Rs 20,000 in India for August 2019 Two years ago, finding a budget smartphone with a good camera would have been possible only if you went the seconds route and bought a used smartphon...
2019-08-21, 22:26

Nvidia Super RTX release date, news and rumors Nvidia has unleashed the Nvidia Super RTX, which are essentially the ‘Super’ versions of its existing RTX lineup, perhaps in the face o...
2019-08-21, 22:26

Best phones with big display in India Big screen smartphones may seem commonplace these days, but at one point of time, there was only an odd phone that would sport a big display. However...
2019-08-21, 22:26

MSI updates lineup of creator laptops with 10th-Gen Intel Core processors The latest Intel Comet Lake CPUs are popping up all over the place this week after their announcement during Gamescom 2019, and now MSI has unveiled ...
2019-08-21, 22:26

Yubico launches world's first multi-OS security key Yubico is making it easier for users to secure their accounts on every device they use with the launch of its new YubiKey 5Ci.The company's new ...
2019-08-21, 22:26

MoviePass data breach leaves credit card numbers open Movie ticket subscription service MoviePass is the latest company to suffer a data breach after tens of thousands of customer card numbers and person...
2019-08-21, 22:26

Intel reveals first AI chips Intel has unveiled two new CPUs designed for large computing centers which will be the chipmaker's first to utilize artificial intelligence (AI)...
2019-08-21, 22:26

168-million-year-old Stegosaur species is oldest found Named Adratiklit boulahfa, or "mountain lizard," London Natural History Museum researchers managed to figure out it was a new species of stegosaur fr...
2019-08-21, 22:00

I'm McGill Professor Patricia Faison Hewlin, and This Is How I Work Dr. Patricia Hewlin studies organizational diversity and the organizational participation and treatment of minorities. As with so many How I Work sub...
2019-08-21, 22:00

How to Share Your Music in macOS Catalina When macOS Catalina finally drops, you’re going to notice a number of big changes. One of the more memorable ones is Apple’s grand transformation of ...
2019-08-21, 22:00

You Should Increase Your Retirement Contribution, Like, Now There’s good news for Americans saving for retirement: We’re getting better and better at actually doing it, according to a new survey from Bankrate....
2019-08-21, 22:00

How to Calm Rowdy Kids, According to Teachers The idea of throwing a party for a gaggle of your kid’s friends sounds great in theory, but dealing with an additional five (six? Eight? A dozen?) ch...
2019-08-21, 22:00

What's Coming and Going From Netflix in September 2019 This month, Netflix gets the movies American Psycho, Mystic River, Superbad, 300, The Taking of Pelham 123, and the second and third Lord of the Ring...
2019-08-21, 22:00

How to Encourage Kindness in Kids We teach our kids kindness by modeling kindness ourselves, talking to them about kindness, and praising them when we catch them being kind. We can al...
2019-08-21, 22:00

Put Brown Butter on Summer Produce Picking fresh produce and eating fresh produce are two of my favorite summertime activities. I make “salads” that are really just piles of raw corn,...
2019-08-21, 22:00

Don't Download the Latest Fortnite Aimbot—It's Malware I’m terrible at Fortnite—so much so that even using some kind of aimbot or other hack to “improve” my matches would probably only make me as decent a...
2019-08-21, 22:00

MoviePass Customers: Check Your Credit Card Statements for Fraudulent Charges If you’re a MoviePass customer, you might want to take an extra close look at your credit card statements—or considering replacing your card altogeth...
2019-08-21, 22:00

Is Real Estate Crowdfunding a Good Investment? Ask a rich person how they got rich, and there’s a good chance they’ll say they invested in real estate. In fact, real estate is generally accepted a...
2019-08-21, 22:00

Amazon Prime Student Members: Get 40% Off an Echo Device Right Now If you’re an Amazon Prime Student member, Amazon is running a pretty solid Back to School deal right now on Echo devices that allows you to get 40% o...
2019-08-21, 22:00

Why You Need the 'Google Go' App on Your Older Android Device Despite being associated with some of the biggest technologies and most popular devices currently available, Google also develops products and servic...
2019-08-21, 22:00

How to survive an all-you-can-eat sushi buffet Ah, sushi—that most delicate and indulgent of dinners (or, if you’re an absolute daredevil with a death wish, the most dangerous thing to grab from a...
2019-08-21, 22:00

Focus on Your Kids' Health, Not Their Weight Recently WW, the company formerly known as Weight Watchers, introduced a “health coaching” app for kids called Kurbo. It’s obviously meant for weight...
2019-08-21, 22:00

When to Use 'I.e.' and 'E.g.' Before there was LOL and TLDR and STFU, we had other abbreviations that helped us to quickly and easily convey ideas. These still have a useful place...
2019-08-21, 22:00

Finally, a Hack for Reaching Your Marmite It happens to all of us: You get down near the bottom of your Marmite jar, but you can’t reach that last bit. Eventually your fridge or cupboard, whi...
2019-08-21, 22:00

That Instagram Post Everyone Is Sharing Is Just Another Viral Hoax This week, celebrities including Usher, Pink, and Leslie Bibb, along with politicians like former Texas governor Rick Perry, shared identical Instagr...
2019-08-21, 20:52

You Got a 'Free' Internet Speed Upgrade. Then Your Bill Went Up. Cable and telecom companies are leaning heavily on their broadband businesses to drive growth as pay TV subscribers dwindle. They are using a range o...
2019-08-21, 19:39

Court Documents Tie Huawei to Iran, Syria, Sudan, Describe Banking Links New details about the U.S. sanctions-busting case against Huawei Technologies emerged in court filings in Canada, including about the Chinese telecom...
2019-08-21, 19:39

Stardust found in Antarctic snow, scientists say Australian scientists found stardust in freshly melted snow from Antarctica, discovering large amounts of a rare isotope iron-60, which is not native...
2019-08-21, 19:39

SiriusXM's new $4 monthly student plan lets you stream hundreds of channels and Pandora College students get a deal with satellite radio service SiriusXM's first subscription for students. The $4 plan compares to $12. 99 standard co...
2019-08-21, 19:13

Sites like Facebook, Google and Twitter allowed white supremacists to flourish. Now what? For years, social media fostered the rise of white nationalism by giving young white males places to freely spew hate. Tech companies have been slow ...
2019-08-21, 19:13

Spider-Man Showdown: Sony Releases an Official Statement to Clarify Its Disney Relationship Sony has released an official response to the recently reported news that Disney and Sony reached an impasse on its Spider-Man partnership, calling m...
2019-08-21, 18:26

Google Will Now Let Visually Impaired Users Experience Live Edits in Google Docs There are a lot of improvements to be made on the web to make it more accessible, and a lot of that is contingent on thorny legal issues, so it’s nic...
2019-08-21, 18:26

New Game From The Developers Of Her Story Is An Unsettling Trip Through Stolen NSA Footage Telling Lies, the latest work of interactive fiction from Her Story creator Sam Barlow, invites players to curl up in front of their computer and com...
2019-08-21, 18:26

Loch Ness monster: Scientists tease 'plausible theory' We might be able to safely discount the existence of werewolves and zombies, but scientists say they are about to reveal a "plausible theory" about o...
2019-08-21, 18:26

'Storm Area 51' events prompt remote county to make emergency plans Officials in the remote Nevada county which is home to Area 51 have drawn up emergency plans over fears that up to 40,000 alien hunters could gather ...
2019-08-21, 18:26

Dozens of celebrities fall for Instagram hoax The widely circulated post falsely warns Instagram is changing its privacy policy and will make public all of users' photos, including deleted m...
2019-08-21, 18:00

'You prepare for war': how one US firm tried escaping Trump's China tariffs Capstone International Hong Kong CEO Larry Sloven is just one of thousands of entrepreneurs who have been forced by the trade war to upend their busi...
2019-08-21, 18:00

Gmail Is Getting Autocorrect to Fix Your Duckups Everyone has carefully crafted and proofread an email, only to find a glaring typo or grammatical error after hitting send. To help our fallible huma...
2019-08-21, 17:13