Apple's iCloud services are suffering an extended outage

APPLE'S ICLOUD SERVICES ARE SUFFERING AN EXTENDED OUTAGE

Apple's iCloud service appears to be experiencing an extended outage today, with some users reporting problems accessing iCloud-based...

The Pixel 3 only supports fast wireless charging on Google-approved chargers

THE PIXEL 3 ONLY SUPPORTS FAST WIRELESS CHARGING ON GOOGLE-APPROVED CHARGERS

One of the more convenient additions to the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL this year was support for wireless charging. Google embraced the...

 
 
 
Drake now co-owns a professional e-sports organization

DRAKE NOW CO-OWNS A PROFESSIONAL E-SPORTS ORGANIZATION

Drake has transitioned from casual Fortnite player into video game overlord today, assuming the mantle of co-owner of professional...

How thinking like a geologist could help us fight climate change

HOW THINKING LIKE A GEOLOGIST COULD HELP US FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE

“Society as a whole is unable to think on anything like geologic time scales,” says Marcia Bjornerud. “Or even decadal time scales.”...

 
 
 
Leaked OnePlus 6T specs confirm Snapdragon 845, 8GB RAM, and dual SIM support

LEAKED ONEPLUS 6T SPECS CONFIRM SNAPDRAGON 845, 8GB RAM, AND DUAL SIM SUPPORT

We already know quite a bit about the OnePlus 6T. It's launching on October 29th with an event in New York City that was moved up a...

Apple reportedly planning global rollout for its streaming TV service next year

APPLE REPORTEDLY PLANNING GLOBAL ROLLOUT FOR ITS STREAMING TV SERVICE NEXT YEAR

Apple's streaming television service , which is said to resemble Amazon Prime Video and Netflix, will launch in the first half of next...

 
 
 
Firefox 63 released with Enhanced Tracking Protection to block third-party cookies

FIREFOX 63 RELEASED WITH ENHANCED TRACKING PROTECTION TO BLOCK THIRD-PARTY COOKIES

Mozilla has released Firefox 63 , which introduces Enhanced Tracking Protection, a feature that blocks third-party trackers to increase...

Meet Jelly, the new electric scooter science project run by Ford

MEET JELLY, THE NEW ELECTRIC SCOOTER SCIENCE PROJECT RUN BY FORD

Jelly is a new electric scooter company preparing to launch at Purdue University in Indiana. Outwardly, it appears very similar to...

 
 
 
God of War creators share some of the funniest bugs from development

GOD OF WAR CREATORS SHARE SOME OF THE FUNNIEST BUGS FROM DEVELOPMENT

Peeking behind the curtain to see the process of game development is already a rare joy, but it's even more unusual to see some of...

Apple reportedly targeting 2019 for iPad Mini update and AirPower launch

APPLE REPORTEDLY TARGETING 2019 FOR IPAD MINI UPDATE AND AIRPOWER LAUNCH

Apple's second fall event is rapidly approaching , but noted TF International Securities supply chain analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has some...

 
 
 
HP's latest Spectre x360 has a new angular design and 22.5 hours of battery life

HP'S LATEST SPECTRE X360 HAS A NEW ANGULAR DESIGN AND 22.5 HOURS OF BATTERY LIFE

HP is updating its popular Spectre x360 convertible laptops today. Both the 13- and 15-inch versions are getting a new “gem cut” design...

The Fan Bingbing saga shows China's willingness to control overly wealthy celebrities

THE FAN BINGBING SAGA SHOWS CHINA'S WILLINGNESS TO CONTROL OVERLY WEALTHY CELEBRITIES

China's highest-paid actress Fan Bingbing disappeared this summer following accusations of tax evasion. This month, an apology for...

 
 
 
Charter's higher bill fees could cost some customers nearly $100 each year

CHARTER'S HIGHER BILL FEES COULD COST SOME CUSTOMERS NEARLY $100 EACH YEAR

Cable provider Charter will increase a half-dozen of its surcharges and fees for all Spectrum customers beginning in November. The...

Wikipedia founder lays off all journalists from his new media website

WIKIPEDIA FOUNDER LAYS OFF ALL JOURNALISTS FROM HIS NEW MEDIA WEBSITE

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales' digital media company, the WikiTribune, is shifting its focus away from traditional news-gathering and...

 
 
 
SoundCloud now lets you share songs to Instagram Stories

SOUNDCLOUD NOW LETS YOU SHARE SONGS TO INSTAGRAM STORIES

Starting today, SoundCloud will let you share songs from its app directly to Instagram Stories , the company announced in a blog post. To...

Android fraud ring was stealing millions in fake ad revenue

ANDROID FRAUD RING WAS STEALING MILLIONS IN FAKE AD REVENUE

Over 125 Android apps and websites have been drawn into a massive fraud scheme that's seen hundreds of millions of dollars in ad revenue...

 
 
 
GM is letting more people rent their cars for money

GM IS LETTING MORE PEOPLE RENT THEIR CARS FOR MONEY

General Motors is expanding its peer-to-peer car-sharing service to 10 cities by the end of this year, the company announced today....

Pixel phones can use Wear OS smartwatches as a camera viewfinder

PIXEL PHONES CAN USE WEAR OS SMARTWATCHES AS A CAMERA VIEWFINDER

The new Google Camera app for Pixel 3 phones touts a lot of widely publicized features like the wide-angle selfie camera and updated...

 
 
 
Facebook is rolling out a redesigned Messenger focused on simplicity

FACEBOOK IS ROLLING OUT A REDESIGNED MESSENGER FOCUSED ON SIMPLICITY

Facebook is releasing a redesigned version of Messenger today that attempts to put the focus back on your chats. After years of revenue-focused...

Draw on This Website is a communal art project that captures the internet at its best

DRAW ON THIS WEBSITE IS A COMMUNAL ART PROJECT THAT CAPTURES THE INTERNET AT ITS BEST

Draw on This Website delivers exactly what it promises: a website that allows anyone with access to the internet and a little imagination...

 
 
 



HP packs 20 hours of battery life and 4G LTE in redesigned Spectre x360 models

HP packs 20 hours of battery life and 4G LTE in redesigned Spectre x360 models

For the fall season, HP is introducing refreshed versions of the Spectre 13, Spectre 15, and also a new Elitebook X360 1040 G5. Some of the new devices come packed with 4G LTE... Read more ...

Red Dead Redemption 2 companion app to be launched on October 26

Red Dead Redemption 2 companion app to be launched on October 26

Red Dead Redemption 2 is one of the most anticipated games of the year, but if you don't own a PlayStation 4 or Xbox One, you won't be able to play it. Developer Rockstar Games... Read more ...

Google's Pixel 3 reportedly suffers from multitasking memory issue

Google's Pixel 3 reportedly suffers from multitasking memory issue

New reports have emerged on Reddit and Twitter indicating that the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are suffering from multitasking issues related to the smartphone's internal RAM... Read more ...

Apple planning to launch streaming service globally: report

Apple planning to launch streaming service globally: report

Apple intends to launch its upcoming TV streaming service in over 100 countries around the world, according to a report from The Information. This would help the tech giant... Read more ...

Spider-Man Crawls To The Top Of September U.S. Game Sales, With Assassins...

Spider-Man Crawls To The Top Of September U.S. Game Sales, With Assassins And Tomb Raiders Climbing Up Behind

For the month of September, the National Purchase Diary has assembled a list of the best selling retail and in most cases digital sales for video games. September was a doozy... Read more ...

Giant Bombcast 555: Super Mario Bros. Review

Giant Bombcast 555: Super Mario Bros. Review

With releases heating up, we're here to rate all the season's most important games, including Soulcalibur VI, Return of the Obra Dinn, and Black Ops 4. Plus: new old-game... Read more ...

Firefox 63 advanced tracking protection blocks bad cookies

Firefox 63 advanced tracking protection blocks bad cookies

They may sound delicious but like their sugary and carb-filled real-world counterparts, browser cookies can be bad for your digital wellbeing. Especially when said cookies come... Read more ...

Fallout 76: Release Date, Xbox Beta, Preview, And What We Know

Fallout 76: Release Date, Xbox Beta, Preview, And What We Know

Only a couple years after Fallout 4 's release, Bethesda surprised fans by officially announcing Fallout 76 , the next entry in its beloved post-apocalyptic RPG franchise. The... Read more ...

So. iPhone XR or iPhone XS / SX Max: which would you buy?

So. iPhone XR or iPhone XS / SX Max: which would you buy?

Now that all three 2018 iPhones are available (OK, the XR is still in the pre-order stage), those who held out on a new iPhone purchase will finally need to make their... Read more ...

Red Dead Redemption 2's Most Intriguing New Details And Features

Red Dead Redemption 2's Most Intriguing New Details And Features

As is to be expected from a new project that Rockstar has been working on for years, Red Dead Redemption 2 is an incredibly dense open-world game that's jam-packed full of... Read more ...