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The Esports Awards was a glam celebration, and I can't wait to go back

THE ESPORTS AWARDS WAS A GLAM CELEBRATION, AND I CAN'T WAIT TO GO BACK

It's not very often that I get to go to live, gaming-based events without having to leave my home territory of North Texas. I got an...

Review: BenQ's HT5550 Ultra HD projector is pricy, but nearly perfect

REVIEW: BENQ'S HT5550 ULTRA HD PROJECTOR IS PRICY, BUT NEARLY PERFECT

BenQ has, perhaps quietly, made a name for itself as one of the best in the business when it comes to home theater projectors. Recently,...

 
 
 
AI Now 2019 report slams government use of facial recognition, biased AI

AI NOW 2019 REPORT SLAMS GOVERNMENT USE OF FACIAL RECOGNITION, BIASED AI

“Community groups, workers, journalists, and researchers-not corporate AI ethics statements and policies-have been primarily responsible...

Everything we know about the Xbox Series X so far

EVERYTHING WE KNOW ABOUT THE XBOX SERIES X SO FAR

Microsoft surprised the heck out of everyone when it revealed the name and look of its next-generation console at the Game Awards last...

 
 
 
CHEAP: A complete Canon EOS M50 travel photography kit for $599? OMG, yes

CHEAP: A COMPLETE CANON EOS M50 TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHY KIT FOR $599? OMG, YES

Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! If you've been considering upgrading your camera...

Don't just hire the ‘best' people - focus on diversity

DON'T JUST HIRE THE ‘BEST' PEOPLE - FOCUS ON DIVERSITY

Boris is the wise ol' CEO of TNW who writes a weekly column on everything about being an entrepreneur in tech - from managing stress...

 
 
 
Russian dark web market Hydra wants $146M in Bitcoin to expand globally

RUSSIAN DARK WEB MARKET HYDRA WANTS $146M IN BITCOIN TO EXPAND GLOBALLY

Infamous Russian dark web marketplace Hydra is seeking to raise $146 million by selling tokens for Bitcoin, CoinDesk reports. Funds...

Train up to a new career in 2020 with this $14 coding course

TRAIN UP TO A NEW CAREER IN 2020 WITH THIS $14 CODING COURSE

We all know web development is one of the most accessible, lucrative fields to break into if you're itching for a career switch. But,...

 
 
 
How to send tabs, links, and text from Chrome to your Android device

HOW TO SEND TABS, LINKS, AND TEXT FROM CHROME TO YOUR ANDROID DEVICE

Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other...

Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin's market cap is now on par with Costco's'

SATOSHI NAKABOTO: ‘BITCOIN'S MARKET CAP IS NOW ON PAR WITH COSTCO'S'

Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I,...

 
 
 
Alleged SIM-swapper stole crypto to buy rap music, sports cars, and bling

ALLEGED SIM-SWAPPER STOLE CRYPTO TO BUY RAP MUSIC, SPORTS CARS, AND BLING

Anthony Francis Faulk, an alleged cryptocurrency SIM-swapper, reportedly used his stolen funds to purchase several high-end cars, a...

Twitter will stop compressing the hell out of your photos from now on

TWITTER WILL STOP COMPRESSING THE HELL OUT OF YOUR PHOTOS FROM NOW ON

Twitter is an addictive site, and I spend way too much time on it. One of my major gripes about Twitter has to do with the way it handles...

 
 
 
Google Assistant's ‘Interpreter mode' translates conversations in real time

GOOGLE ASSISTANT'S ‘INTERPRETER MODE' TRANSLATES CONVERSATIONS IN REAL TIME

One of the long-standing promises of modern technology has been the ability to translate conversations in real-time. Google is making...

Microsoft reveals the Xbox Series X, its next-gen console

MICROSOFT REVEALS THE XBOX SERIES X, ITS NEXT-GEN CONSOLE

In an almost casual showing at the Game Awards, Microsoft revealed both what its next-gen console will look like, and what its going...

 
 
 
FTC might put the brakes on Facebook's plans to merge messaging apps

FTC MIGHT PUT THE BRAKES ON FACEBOOK'S PLANS TO MERGE MESSAGING APPS

A new report suggests the Federal Trade Commission might file an injunction against Facebook, to keep it from integrating its messaging...

Google brings Verified SMS to curb spam in Android Messages

GOOGLE BRINGS VERIFIED SMS TO CURB SPAM IN ANDROID MESSAGES

If you so much as own a cellphone, you've probably come across some kind of spam asking for personal details or linking you to some...

 
 
 
Modern Warfare was doing everything right, then it pay-walled death counts

MODERN WARFARE WAS DOING EVERYTHING RIGHT, THEN IT PAY-WALLED DEATH COUNTS

Modern Warfare developer Infinity Ward appears to have broken its promise not to split up the Call of Duty community. As one Redditor...

Microsoft redesigns hundreds of icons, including the Windows logo

MICROSOFT REDESIGNS HUNDREDS OF ICONS, INCLUDING THE WINDOWS LOGO

Microsoft announced its new Fluent Design system way back in 2017, but it's only recently that we've begun to see the new aesthetic...

 
 
 
Facebook wants to use your Oculus data for ads because of course it does

FACEBOOK WANTS TO USE YOUR OCULUS DATA FOR ADS BECAUSE OF COURSE IT DOES

Oculus this week revealed it's rolling out a batch of new social features tied to Facebook. While the features themselves seem innocuous...

EyeQue VisionCheck® helps you keep tabs on your eye health at home

EYEQUE VISIONCHECK® HELPS YOU KEEP TABS ON YOUR EYE HEALTH AT HOME

Helping us see the world and all its beauty, the human eye is nothing short of a biological marvel, but it's also incredibly delicate....

 
 
 



Microsoft announces Xbox Series X, arriving Holiday 2020

Microsoft announces Xbox Series X, arriving Holiday 2020

Microsoft today announced the next generation of game console, the Xbox Series X. Previously known as Project Scarlett, the Xbox Series X is the fourth major console release... Read more ...

Gears Tactics: Everything we know so far

Gears Tactics: Everything we know so far

Tactical action meets the Locust Horde. At the Game Awards 2019 , Xbox showed off more of Gears Tactics, an upcoming turn-based tactical squad game that was first announced... Read more ...

Garmin Reportedly Working On Solar-Charging Instinct 2 Smartwatch

Garmin Reportedly Working On Solar-Charging Instinct 2 Smartwatch

Garmin already has a smartwatch that comes with the ability to recharge via solar power, but it may be working on releasing another one if a new report is accurate. According... Read more ...

Xbox Series X Hardware & Controller Details

Xbox Series X Hardware & Controller Details

Microsoft surprised everyone with the reveal of its next-generation home console named the Xbox Series X , and apart from the name, our first look at the console itself, and... Read more ...

GOTY 2019: Community Voting Begins!

GOTY 2019: Community Voting Begins!

God of War was 2018's Community Game of the Year! Good game! I love it! 2019: It's not quite over yet, but we're letting you put your voice in for the 2018 Community GOTY with... Read more ...

Galaxy Fold Sales Didn't Really Touch The Million Mark

Galaxy Fold Sales Didn't Really Touch The Million Mark

Samsung has now clarified that the Galaxy Fold sales haven't reached one million units. The statement comes from a company spokesman who refutes a statement made earlier by... Read more ...

This Is The Cheapest QLED TV You Can Buy Right Now

This Is The Cheapest QLED TV You Can Buy Right Now

Right now, you can pick up a TCL 55-inch 6-Series QLED 4K Roku TV from Amazon for just $599. This is just $50 off of its regular price, but it is also the cheapest QLED TV that... Read more ...

The POWER RANGERS Movie Reboot is In Development with The Director of THE...

The POWER RANGERS Movie Reboot is In Development with The Director of THE END OF THE F***ING WORLD

Paramount Pictures getting ready to move forward with a new movie reboot of Power Rangers. The studio is currently in negotiations with Jonathan Entwistle , who is best known... Read more ...

DayZ, Dirt 2.0, and more join Xbox xCloud game streaming

DayZ, Dirt 2.0, and more join Xbox xCloud game streaming

Go forth and play. What you need to know Project xCloud is Microsoft's game streaming service. Four more games joined the preview program today. You can play DayZ, Dirt 2.0... Read more ...

More than 800,000 Apple Podcasts are now available on Echo devices

More than 800,000 Apple Podcasts are now available on Echo devices

You now have access to popular shows like Conan O'Brien Needs A Friend, The Daily, Business Wars podcasts, and more through Alexa devices. Read more ...