By | Jun 27, 2019 at 5:45 am
With both big smartphone operating systems' next generations curently undergoing beta testing, we take a look at all the key features and changes and ask the question - which is best? And, perhaps more importantly, which will move the smartphone game forward?
By | Jun 26, 2019 at 4:22 pm
Chinese Smartphone company Oppo has just debuted a first look at their new innovation: a phone with a forward-facing camera embedded underneath its screen. Here's how it works and when we can expect it.
By | Jun 26, 2019 at 2:12 pm
Apparently, Samsung is getting back on the foldable smartphone horse, with rumors that they're launching a clam shell-style device in 2020. Have they forgotten how bad the Samsung Galaxy Fold launch went?
By | Jun 25, 2019 at 3:55 pm
The only thing better than a full day of deals and discounts is TWO days of deals and discounts. Luckily, Amazon has announced that their annual celebration, Prime Day, will now last two full days, instead of one, giving you a chance to really save some money.
By | Jun 24, 2019 at 4:09 pm
Hacking has paid off for the criminals who held the computer systems of a small Florida town hostage. Riviera Beach, a Palm Beach suburb, has paid $600,000 in ransom to hackers who breached its system and encrypted the city's records.
By | Jun 24, 2019 at 11:31 am
Chicago has launched a pilot program bringing e-scooters to the city, and the regulations in place on the tech companies launching the new means of transportation are a perfect example of citizen-focused tech policy.
By | Jun 24, 2019 at 11:11 am
Today, Nick Clegg, Facebook's Vice-President of Global Affairs and Communications, sat down for an interview on BBC radio, and faced a grilling on his company's activities, past and present. Up for discussion were regulation, the Christchurch shooting, and Russian meddling.
By | Jun 21, 2019 at 6:15 am
Google has announced that it is to no longer produce tablets, with 2018's Pixel Slate now marking the company's swan song. It's been a turbulent few years for Android tablets, and this recent news from Google will do little to assure those that have resisted Apple's dominance.
By | Jun 20, 2019 at 9:08 am
Amazon unveils the latest changes to its Kindle line up, with a refresh of the premium Oasis model, adding amber lighting that is designed to be kinder on the eyes in low light conditions. However, while this might appeal to night time readers, is it essential?
By | Jun 20, 2019 at 5:47 am
The UK's controversial porn block has been delayed indefinitely after repeated delays which started in 2018. The policy, which was outlined in the Conservative's 2015 General Election Manifesto, has been troubled from the start with uncertainty over how the block would even work.
By | Jun 19, 2019 at 7:00 pm
The United States is allegedly hacking Russia's electric power grid. It's a digital shot across the bow designed to warn President Vladimir Putin that the US can use its cybertools more aggressively, according to current government officials.
By | Jun 19, 2019 at 11:48 am
The Samsung Galaxy S10 is supposedly set for an August reveal. But extensive leaking means we already know a fair amount about Samsung's upcoming phablet including the size of the screen, whether it'll have 5G, and whether it'll use a punch hole front camera like the new S10.
By | Jun 19, 2019 at 5:05 am
LA is the third most in-demand market among job-seekers, according to the report from AngelList, but it's also leaking technical talent: Nearly three out of every four LA software engineering grads on AngelList (72%) left LA for their first job.
By | Jun 18, 2019 at 2:28 pm
Google is officially taking the reins of their own messaging platform by launching Android Chat without help from the networks. User in the UK and France will have access later this month, but we're still waiting to hear about when US users will get the update.
By | Jun 18, 2019 at 11:20 am
Streaming site Twitch is lawyering up to take on 100 of its own users. According to a court filing, Twitch is accusing the organized group of 100 streamers of breach of contract and copyright infringement after they continually streamed porn, terrorist attacks, and more.