NASA TESS shares first science photograph

NASA TESS SHARES FIRST SCIENCE PHOTOGRAPH

NASA has a new planet-hunting tool in orbit called Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite or TESS. TESS is in orbit specifically to...

VIZIO Dolby Atmos Home Theater Systems bring sound form above

VIZIO DOLBY ATMOS HOME THEATER SYSTEMS BRING SOUND FORM ABOVE

In the past, it was enough for “surround sound” to come from front and sides, sometimes also from the back if you have enough speakers....

 
 
 
Ford Edge and Edge ST leverage AI for better traction and fuel economy

FORD EDGE AND EDGE ST LEVERAGE AI FOR BETTER TRACTION AND FUEL ECONOMY

Ford has announced that the 2019 Edge and Edge ST will leverage AI for something you wouldn't expect. Ford will equip the Edge with...

IPhone XS, iPhone XS Max: To Upgrade or Not

IPHONE XS, IPHONE XS MAX: TO UPGRADE OR NOT

Another year, another batch of new iPhones. More than just the beginning of a new breed of iPhones, last year's iPhone X is changing...

 
 
 
Withings Steel HR Sport puts fitness tech in a sleek analog design

WITHINGS STEEL HR SPORT PUTS FITNESS TECH IN A SLEEK ANALOG DESIGN

Withings is back to being independent, and the smartwatch company is celebrating post-Nokia liberation with the new Steel HR Sport....

Punkt MP02 is a 4G Android phone for calls and not much else

PUNKT MP02 IS A 4G ANDROID PHONE FOR CALLS AND NOT MUCH ELSE

We live in a smartphone-centric world so it's not surprising that there is a sort of counter-culture rallying against it, from advocating...

 
 
 
Nintendo Switch NES Joy-cons have a disappointing fine print

NINTENDO SWITCH NES JOY-CONS HAVE A DISAPPOINTING FINE PRINT

Nintendo giveth and Nintendo taketh away. Or in this case, it just didn't make things painfully clear before “encouraging” Nintendo...

Xiaomi phones showing ads everywhere, including Settings app

XIAOMI PHONES SHOWING ADS EVERYWHERE, INCLUDING SETTINGS APP

Everyone loves to hate ads. Even when they can have benefits, the way they're being misused has made even the plainest of consumers...

 
 
 
Alexa goes native in 2019 Audi e-tron EV's dashboard

ALEXA GOES NATIVE IN 2019 AUDI E-TRON EV'S DASHBOARD

Alexa is hitching a ride in Audi's upcoming 2019 e-tron, with the electric SUV the first of the automaker's cars that will feature...

2019 Audi e-tron official: Luxury electric SUV gets priced for US release

2019 AUDI E-TRON OFFICIAL: LUXURY ELECTRIC SUV GETS PRICED FOR US RELEASE

The electric SUV space is about to get crowded, with the 2019 Audi e-tron making its official debut in production form. Revealed in...

 
 
 
IPhone XS, XS Max LTE speed tests show massive gains

IPHONE XS, XS MAX LTE SPEED TESTS SHOW MASSIVE GAINS

Some might not think of the iPhone XS, particularly the smaller one, as a big step forward in terms of design but it's hard to deny...

Snapdragon 1000 will have this many transistors to run on PCs

SNAPDRAGON 1000 WILL HAVE THIS MANY TRANSISTORS TO RUN ON PCS

Microsoft's and Qualcomm's campaign to get Windows 10 running on ARM-based Snapdragon chips has mostly fallen flat on its face. While...

 
 
 
SpaceX will send Japanese billionaire and guests to the Moon

SPACEX WILL SEND JAPANESE BILLIONAIRE AND GUESTS TO THE MOON

On September 13, SpaceX revealed that it had signed a private passenger to fly around the moon on its Big Falcon Rocket, though it...

Facebook pilot program offers new security tools to political campaigns

FACEBOOK PILOT PROGRAM OFFERS NEW SECURITY TOOLS TO POLITICAL CAMPAIGNS

Facebook has a new pilot program designed to help protect political candidates and their campaign staff from “bad actors.” With the...

 
 
 
Samsung killing Galaxy J line in mid-range revamp

SAMSUNG KILLING GALAXY J LINE IN MID-RANGE REVAMP

Samsung mobile chief DJ Koh just recently revealed that the company was shifting its focus slightly and putting new, innovative features...

Google Podcasts adds Cast support, but many key features still missing

GOOGLE PODCASTS ADDS CAST SUPPORT, BUT MANY KEY FEATURES STILL MISSING

Earlier this year, Google introduced Google Podcasts, a new app designed to compete with the vast number of existing podcast apps....

 
 
 
Amazon tipped to launch 8 Alexa smart home and car gadgets

AMAZON TIPPED TO LAUNCH 8 ALEXA SMART HOME AND CAR GADGETS

Amazon plans to release a slew of devices with its personal assistant Alexa by the end of this year, at least according to a new report...

Instagram adds personalized Shopping channel to Explore tab

INSTAGRAM ADDS PERSONALIZED SHOPPING CHANNEL TO EXPLORE TAB

Following a leak alleging as much, Instagram has officially launched a new e-commerce feature in its main app. A new experience and...

 
 
 
Porsche Electric Pit Stop sees faster, smarter EV charging

PORSCHE ELECTRIC PIT STOP SEES FASTER, SMARTER EV CHARGING

If electric performance cars are to work, fast charging needs to be more flexible and more prevalent, and Porsche believes it's found...

ZTE Nubia phone has a back-facing screen, but why?

ZTE NUBIA PHONE HAS A BACK-FACING SCREEN, BUT WHY?

The ZTE Nubia Z18S has both a bonkers name and one display up front and another display around the rear. The most common reaction to...

 
 
 



IPhone XS and XS Max Review: Expected iteration

IPhone XS and XS Max Review: Expected iteration

IPhone ‘S' release years have always had an air of controversy to them. They're viewed by most as a stop-gap measure until the next true upgrade, despite sometimes selling... Read more ...

SpaceX to send Japanese billionaire on moon trip, but he won't be going alone

SpaceX to send Japanese billionaire on moon trip, but he won't be going alone

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has named Japanese billionaire entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa as the first paying passenger for the company's ambitious 2023 moon mission aboard the Big... Read more ...

2019 Audi e-tron official: Luxury electric SUV gets priced for US release

2019 Audi e-tron official: Luxury electric SUV gets priced for US release

The electric SUV space is about to get crowded, with the 2019 Audi e-tron making its official debut in production form. Revealed in San Francisco, CA today, the all-electric... Read more ...

Withings Steel HR Sport puts fitness tech in a sleek analog design

Withings Steel HR Sport puts fitness tech in a sleek analog design

Withings is back to being independent, and the smartwatch company is celebrating post-Nokia liberation with the new Steel HR Sport. A fitness-tracking smartwatch that you could... Read more ...

Audi is adding Alexa to the E-Tron and other select models

Audi is adding Alexa to the E-Tron and other select models

Audi is joining the growing list of automakers, including BMW and Toyota, choosing to add Alexa voice control to their vehicles. The company will integrate Amazon's voice... Read more ...

Why NBA 2K Playground 2's Partnership With 2K19 Dev Is So Beneficial

Why NBA 2K Playground 2's Partnership With 2K19 Dev Is So Beneficial

NBA 2K Playgrounds 2 was supposed to launch on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC this May, but the arcade sports game was delayed. As it turns out, that delay... Read more ...

Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi cars to have Android in-car systems in future

Renault, Nissan and Mitsubishi cars to have Android in-car systems in future

Renault , Nissan and Mitsubishi vehicles will adopt Android and Google software in its cars in the near future. Unlike many Android Auto vehicles, new cars from the three-way... Read more ...

Vizio's first Atmos surround sound system is out now, and it's surprisingly...

Vizio's first Atmos surround sound system is out now, and it's surprisingly affordable

Following on from their announcement earlier this year , the first of Vizio's debut Dolby Atmos soundbars are now available, with the latter two set to follow later this... Read more ...

Fortnite Update 5.41 Adds Spiky Stadium, Port-A-Fortress; Patch Notes Released

Fortnite Update 5.41 Adds Spiky Stadium, Port-A-Fortress; Patch Notes Released

Epic Games continues to expand Fortnite: Battle Royale with new updates every week, and the latest patch is no different. Update 4.51 adds the Spiky Stadium to the Playground... Read more ...

Ford Edge and Edge ST leverage AI for better traction and fuel economy

Ford Edge and Edge ST leverage AI for better traction and fuel economy

Ford has announced that the 2019 Edge and Edge ST will leverage AI for something you wouldn't expect. Ford will equip the Edge with a new All-wheel-drive disconnect, a first... Read more ...