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Samsung Galaxy Fold 5G Among Latest IFA Announcements

Samsung's 2019 IFA presentation didn't include many surprises. Some products, like the Galaxy Watch Active2 and Galaxy Tab S6, we already knew about. The company did at last confirm the release date for the much talked about Galaxy Fold, as well as announcing a 5G variant model.

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Viral Chinese Deepfake App Zao Sparks Privacy Concerns

The just-launched app Zao lets users slap their own faces onto movie clips, letting them cosplay as Leonard DiCaprio or Wolverine within seconds. It's only available in China, where it's a massive viral hit. Zao's success has spurred plenty of concerns about privacy violations.

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Apple Offers Free Apple Watch Repair Program

Apple has launched a new free repair program for owners of its Watch products, acknowledging that a fault means that a crack can appear on the screen for affected models. The program, which focuses on Series 2 & 3 models, covers those with aluminum cases.

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Google Filed a Weird Multiple-Page Smartbook Patent

The race towards a great foldable phone now has its strangest entry yet: Google has filed a new patent for a book-like device that might have as many as five foldable screen "pages" to flip through. Here's how it would work and how likely it is to actually happen.

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More Than 50 E-Scooters Pulled From Portland River

The e-scooter vandalism pandemic continues, as Portland authorities have reportedly hauled more than 50 e-scooters out of the Portland River last week. Will this hatred of e-scooters ever abate or will this technology never be adopted by the mainstream?

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Apple’s Newest iOS Update Has a Big Security Flaw

The newest iOS update, iOS 12.4, has accidentally unpatched an old security flaw that it had previously addressed, researchers have found. If your iPhone is running iOS 12.4 — and since it auto-updates, you likely are — you're theoretically at risk if you download a rogue ...

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Apple Identifies MacBook Air Fault, Will Fix for Free

MacBook Air owners beware - your laptop may well be subject to Apple's latest repair program, after internal documents reveal an issue with the logic board. While Apple is remaining quiet about specifics of the fault, it has stated that repairs will be free.

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Lime Scooters Being Hacked in Australia

Pranksters in Brisbane, Australia, have hacked the audio files on rentable scooters owned by transportation startup Lime, leading to them spouting unsavoury messages to the public. It's far from the only issue e-scooters and bikes have faced around the globe in recent months.