By | Apr 4, 2019 at 6:39 am
Bad news for Game of Thrones fans. According to Kaspersky, it's not just the characters that are in mortal danger, but your computer could be, too, if you choose to illegally download episodes of the show from a torrent site.
By | Apr 4, 2019 at 6:07 am
Watch out Xbox and PlayStation – serious contenders such as Apple and Google have announced plans to take on the gaming industry. From streaming services and disc-less consoles to virtual reality and augmented reality, we count up the gaming innovations on the way.
By | Apr 2, 2019 at 6:53 am
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is making a new push for regulation across Europe and the US, and it's the biggest evolution in his public views on the matter we've seen yet. Zuckerberg explained it all in a Washington Post op-ed over the weekend. Here's the rundown on his thoughts.
By | Apr 1, 2019 at 2:40 pm
Virtual reality could be one step closer to getting mainstream attention: Valve has announced a new VR headset poised to make an impact on an industry still looking for its moment in the spotlight. So how good is it, how much does it cost and should you buy one?
By | Apr 1, 2019 at 11:18 am
The Russian telecoms regulator has threatened to block access to VPNs if the companies behind them do not apply the country's censorship laws to users. The move has already led to VPN companies shutting down their servers in Russia, and leaving customers in the country stranded.
By | Apr 1, 2019 at 10:38 am
Microsoft has quietly upgraded its Surface Book 2 offering, adding a newer processor to its 13.5-inch model and a price cut for the model it's replacing. The change isn't a huge one, but it's bound to be welcomed by those who have been waiting for a Surface Book update.
By | Apr 1, 2019 at 10:14 am
It's been a long time coming, but on Friday, Apple disappointed its customers by revealing that its wireless charging device has been cancelled. The company cited concerns over the quality of the product, stating that it was unable to meet its own demands.
By | Mar 29, 2019 at 6:15 pm
Underwater mobile photography could get a serious upgrade in the near future, as Apple has apparently submitted a patent application aimed at improving the woefully underutilized waterproof smartphone function. The application details a number of solutions. Here's the low-down.
By | Mar 29, 2019 at 12:46 pm
Two recent investment deals in amateur esports and an esports arena show the competing visions for the future of competitive gaming. But which will win out? We examine the current state of play to find out.
By | Mar 29, 2019 at 11:44 am
Samsung has just revealed a new phone in the company's mid-range Galaxy A lineup: the Samsung Galaxy A70, which joins the new A50 and A30 low-cost, high-spec phones. Here's what to know about the Galaxy A70, including all the top features and whether it's worth nabbing.
By | Mar 29, 2019 at 8:21 am
Samsung is getting awfully defensive about the Galaxy Fold, releasing a folding test video in response to claims that its $2,000 device develops an unsightly crease. Is the Galaxy Fold going to be a bust, or will it be a gamechanger for Samsung and smartphones more widely?
By | Mar 29, 2019 at 6:29 am
The benefits of remote work are great, but we can't ignore the changing security practices that come alongside the shift. More than one in three organizations have dealt with a security incident due to an unsecured remote worker, according to an OpenVPN study.
By | Mar 27, 2019 at 12:26 pm
The EU has passed the Copyright Directive, a contentious piece of legislation that updates and overhauls online copyright laws in Europe. What does that mean for parody, quotations, and memes? Take a look at what the new law means for your online experience.
By | Mar 27, 2019 at 10:27 am
Google has announced the formation of an AI ethics panel, which will tackle how the company should responsibly use and develop AI projects. Made up by a diverse group from academic, corporate and government backgrounds, the council will formulate Google's AI approach.
By | Mar 27, 2019 at 6:32 am
The French Council of the Muslim Faith (CFCM) has announced that it is suing both Facebook and YouTube, arguing that the social media platforms have incited violence by hosting streaming video footage of the Christchurch massacre in New Zealand.