Apple's AirPower charger set to launch in September following 'technical challenges'

Apple had hoped to get the AirPower to store shelves much sooner, but a rash of technical woes has prompted the company to hold it back, according to the report. While we may find wireless chargers across major shops and offices in a few years fr... More..

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The Supreme Court just caused stocks of online retailers to tumble
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

The Supreme Court just caused stocks of online retailers to tumble

Last year, states could have collected as much as $13.4 billion in additional online sales taxes, according to the General Accountability Office. The Legislature should pass legislation next year to finally r...More..

by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Xbox One VR, AR plans officially dropped

Speaking to gamesindustry.biz, CMO Mike Nichols said that the gaming platform doesn't have "any plans specific to Xbox consoles in virtual reality or mixed reality". In doing so, Microsoft would've opened the d...More..

Court mulls Apple's App Store commissions in antitrust case
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Court mulls Apple's App Store commissions in antitrust case

Robert Pepper and three other iPhone-owning plaintiffs allege that Apple has "monopolized" the market for iPhone apps because it has total control over the games, utilities and other offerings that appear i...More..

Major Mobile Carriers Vow to Stop Providing Cell Phone Locations to Brokers
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Major Mobile Carriers Vow to Stop Providing Cell Phone Locations to Brokers

Clearly hoping to get ahead of the scandal before the press, public and regulators realized the depths of this particular rabbit hole, Verizon proclaimed that the company would be ending all sales of location...More..

Samsung launches new marketing campaign for Galaxy S9
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Samsung launches new marketing campaign for Galaxy S9

The Sunrise Gold version will join the Midnight Black, Coral Blue and Lilac Purple colour variants of the smartphone, which were already available for the Indian market. Besides that, the cutouts for the sensor...More..

Google's digital tape measure app is live for ARCore devices
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Google's digital tape measure app is live for ARCore devices

This app can be very clutch if you're looking to roughly measure spaces around the house or anywhere else. Google Measure , the virtual tape measure app, now works on any phone running Android 7.0 Nougat...More..

EU Legal Committee Approves Controversial Copyright Directive
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

EU Legal Committee Approves Controversial Copyright Directive

The vote will most likely become the official parliamentary stance as it enters negotiations with all European Union member states to find common ground, unless lawmakers against the proposals force a vote at a...More..

Supreme Court rules states can collect sales tax for online purchases nationwide
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Supreme Court rules states can collect sales tax for online purchases nationwide

States with sales-tax laws that do not adhere to the Streamlined agreement or that have more complex approaches to online sales taxes are now "in limbo as to how this ruling impacts them", said Greene of Moss A...More..

Google Maps sacks Uber?
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Google Maps sacks Uber?

However, the experience wasn't always a pleasant one, as drivers could take longer routes or ask you to pay more for the ride. Fortunately, that feature's not going anywhere.However, the ability to book trips...More..

Inside And Limbo Head To The Nintendo Switch On June 28, 2018
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Inside And Limbo Head To The Nintendo Switch On June 28, 2018

With a newly updated version of Minecraft now available for Switch that enables cross-play with Xbox One , a new trailer doesn't waste its opportunity to tout that functionality. It's great to see Micro...More..

Apple taps RapidSOS to help emergency responders pinpoint iOS users' locations
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Apple taps RapidSOS to help emergency responders pinpoint iOS users' locations

Under a collaboration with startup company RapidSOS, Apple's current Hybridized Emergency Location system will integrate with 911 centers' existing software. But 911 dispatchers have to rely on distant cell tow...More..

Audi boasted a new hatchback
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Audi boasted a new hatchback

In the dark, the cockpit can be brought to life by an optional contour and ambient lighting package that includes LED light elements in 30 selectable colours. Lane departure warning helps keep the vehicle in la...More..

Apple flings second betas of iOS 12 and 10.14 Mojave at devs
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Apple flings second betas of iOS 12 and 10.14 Mojave at devs

The Screen Time feature does not provide any analysis or recommendations, as its goal is to only provide people with data on how much they use their iPhone . Going into more specific details, the Screen Time...More..

Verizon, AT&T to end location data sales to brokers
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Verizon, AT&T to end location data sales to brokers

Wyden that it "requires internal approval of every service provider and use, including the mechanism by which the service provider will obtain customer consent before any location information is shared with par...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Steam Link is on sale for just $2.50

There are also Summer Sale trading cards to unlock by exploring your discovery queue and spending money, so if you're a badge collector, you'll want to make sure you're completing your discovery queue each da...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Instagram Launches IGTV For Long-form Videos

IGTV is also a separate standalone mobile application on iOS and Android , where videos will start playing automatically when the app opens. It's not limited to influencers with a massive following; it's avai...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Disney and Nintendo are teaming up to create a Switch show

Similar to Nintendo Labo, it's another example of the company striving to attract different audiences who otherwise may not be interested in video games. That all changed with the launch of Nintendo's Switch ...More..

1st LG pure Android phone in the works, report says
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

1st LG pure Android phone in the works, report says

Apparently, the South Korean company has teamed up with T-Mobile to launch its first Android One smartphone in the United States. Hence, the newly spotted LG device seems to be Android One edition of LG Q7 ....More..

Tax-Free Internet Sales Are Now Dead
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Tax-Free Internet Sales Are Now Dead

The Supreme Court said the physical presence rule was "unsound and incorrect". E-commerce now makes up about 10 percent of USA retail sales, according to the Commerce Department. Although technically consumer...More..

Mobile and Sprint plead their case as FCC considers landmark merger
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

Mobile and Sprint plead their case as FCC considers landmark merger

The two companies must secure the FCC's blessing before completing the megamerger, since both companies hold spectrum licenses overseen by the agency. The pricing issue explains why T-Mobile hasn't made any p...More..

You can soon stink up Fortnite with brand-new Stink Bombs
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

You can soon stink up Fortnite with brand-new Stink Bombs

As first reported by Reddit user 1Kick234 , Epic Games briefly described the Stink Bombs as a weapon that explodes and will damage the target slowly from the inside. Upon expiration of the timer, the tea...More..

CD Projekt Red reveals Cyberpunk 2077 PC demo specs
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

CD Projekt Red reveals Cyberpunk 2077 PC demo specs

He also revealed that CD Projekt Red was taking on the " The Witcher 3 " and its DLC " Blood and Wine " at once while a "smaller team" was also working on the " Cyberpunk 2077 " pre-production. Marcin Iwiński...More..

50M Units Sold with 400M Players Worldwide + Sanhok Release - PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

50M Units Sold with 400M Players Worldwide + Sanhok Release - PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

As a perk and potential sop to bring new players to its personal computing platform, PUBG is offering the full version of its full throttle game for $19.99 - a 33.33% cut from the game's regular price. "As a ...More..

Sony's PlayStation Now may let you download games in the coming months
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Sony's PlayStation Now may let you download games in the coming months

PlayStation owners playing the game are also walled off from Xbox and Switch players. This strips them of previous purchases made on PlayStation and requires them to start over again. PlayStation Hits launch ...More..

Apple May Have Cancelled Plans For A Smaller iPhone
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Apple May Have Cancelled Plans For A Smaller iPhone

Apple is expecting its 6.5-inch iPhone XI Plus to be its most popular new handset of 2018, a new report claims. Apple is expected to release three iPhones in the same style as the iPhone X later this year,...More..

Cryptocurrencies could 'halt' the internet warns BIS
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Cryptocurrencies could 'halt' the internet warns BIS

Since the 1970s, its objective has been to maintain worldwide financial stability. The Bank of International Settlement - an organisation that provides financial services created to support the activities o...More..

New Suzuki Jimny rendered as a convertible model
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

New Suzuki Jimny rendered as a convertible model

The current Suzuki Jimny starts from around £12k, and we don't expect the new Jimny to stray too far from that cheap as chips formula when it arrives in the United Kingdom, probably at the start of 2019 after...More..

Oppo Find X the next to kill Apple’s notch
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Oppo Find X the next to kill Apple’s notch

For what OPPO wants the Find X to be, which is the most immersive smartphone on the market, the Full HD screen its flawless. This means they look to make an impression on a brand new market usually domina...More..

by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Hands On With 2018 iPhone Mockups

Analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has predicted that Apple could unveil a dual-SIM version of the device. The 6-inch iPhone is seen as a way to attract more price-conscious customers to upgrade to a modern model, with sli...More..

Microsoft Buys Video-Discussion Platform Flipgrid
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Microsoft Buys Video-Discussion Platform Flipgrid

Microsoft's acquisition of Flipgrid comes one week before the major International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference in Chicago, the largest edtech conference and trade show in North Amer...More..

Killer Deal: Pixel 2 XL Price Slashed By $400
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Killer Deal: Pixel 2 XL Price Slashed By $400

However, the current-generation Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have revealed that the single rear camera is more than capable to shooter near-color-accurate and detailed images, so the upcoming handset should be an e...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Fallout 76's Beta Will Come to Xbox One First

You can check out the latest trailer for the game that debuted during the Bethesda conference at E3. Here's what we still don't know: when the beta begins and the gap between the Xbox One beta launch and othe...More..

by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Google Pixel 3 all but confirmed to keep single lens camera

The tweet is unsigned by any manufacturer and is quite generic if not for its indication of being a bumper case. According to him, the Pixel 3 XL will still have a single-lens camera on the back. By joining...More..

Details of the OPPO Find X revealed
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Details of the OPPO Find X revealed

Oppo Find X could come with a screen-to-body-ratio of 93.8 per cent. While many Android phones have started embracing notch-style display, Oppo's flagship model seems to skip this feature. It revealed that ...More..

One dead and four injured after gunman opens fire in Malmo
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

One dead and four injured after gunman opens fire in Malmo

Witnesses told newspaper Aftonbladet they heard what sounded like 15 to 20 shots about 6:15 p.m.in the city center. Swedish police say several people have been injured after shots were fired in the countr...More..

Google introduces the VR180 Creator for video editing
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Google introduces the VR180 Creator for video editing

The rollout of the VR180 format is well under way with the launch of the Mirage Camera in the USA, and possibly soon in Australia , and Google is now working to make working with the video format easier ...More..

Google opens App Maker tool to all G Suite users
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Google opens App Maker tool to all G Suite users

Google first launched the Google App Maker back in November 2016 and made the beta version only accessible to the GSuite Business users. App Maker is created to help professional developers and business p...More..

Apple fined for misleading customers in Australia
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Apple fined for misleading customers in Australia

The Federal Court has found that Apple "engaged in misleading or deceptive conduct, or conduct that was likely to mislead or deceive" in connection with so-called "Error 53", which was encountered by iPhone and...More..

Google Maps Doesn’t Let You Directly Book Uber Rides Anymore
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Google Maps Doesn’t Let You Directly Book Uber Rides Anymore

The Google Maps Help page mentions that the Android version of Google Maps will no longer book a ride for you (see below). However, for reasons now unknown, Google just removed that integration. If that is th...More..

YouTube To Launch Music Subscription And Premium Video Service 05/18/2018
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

YouTube To Launch Music Subscription And Premium Video Service 05/18/2018

Kind of, sort of. And for $9.99 a month, everything on YouTube Music is ad-free. A statement on YouTube's Official Blog yesterday (May 16) revealed that the service will offer a free, ad-supported tier ...More..

Android Messages on the web goes live
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Android Messages on the web goes live

Earlier this year, we heard that Google was planning on bringing Android Messages to the web, which would basically let users carry over conversations from their Android devices onto desktops and laptops. I...More..

Pokemon GO is getting friends and trading
by | Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Pokemon GO is getting friends and trading

Whenever you participate in a gym battle or a raid battle with a friend, you will increase your friendship level, which will unlock bonuses when you play together going forward. If you're near a friend and have...More..

IOS 12 Will Add New Emergency Calling Feature
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

IOS 12 Will Add New Emergency Calling Feature

The new technology will be available with iOS 12 - and the location information shared will be secure, according to Apple, with the company saying that the user data can not be used for non-emergency purposes a...More..

by | Monday, June 18, 2018

YouTube Music and YouTube Premium come to United Kingdom and 17 other countries

For the first time, YouTube is also detailing that a Family Plan is available for $14.99 in the USA and Canada. YouTube Premium has all the same perks as Music Premium, but expanded across all of YouTube ...More..

OnePlus 6 update to fix bootloader flaw is rolling out
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

OnePlus 6 update to fix bootloader flaw is rolling out

The resolution comes in the form of a software update that started making the rounds on June 15, bundling a patch for the bootloader problem, as well as a number of bug fixes, the most notable of which addres...More..

OnePlus 6 Available To Order Starting Today
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

OnePlus 6 Available To Order Starting Today

Here's a piece to make your buying decision an informed and rational one. Once the phone had settled, we found that a full day of quite intensive use was no problem whatsoever. And just in case anyone isn't...More..

Melania Trump, Kellyanne Conway Pretend Trump Can’t Immediately Stop Family Separations
by | Monday, June 18, 2018

Melania Trump, Kellyanne Conway Pretend Trump Can’t Immediately Stop Family Separations

Almost 2,000 minors were separated from their parents or adult guardians who illegally crossed into the United States over a recent six-week period, officials said Friday in the most comprehensive 2018 figu...More..

Apple Support App for iOS Now Available in Malaysia
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Apple Support App for iOS Now Available in Malaysia

Also, the information collected via a user's Contacts or Photos should not be used to prod those contacts to install the developers' app if the user hasn't agreed to it. "Apple doesn't track it, nor do they k...More..

Gmail Can Now Be Setup to Push Only 'High-Priority' Notifications on iOS
by | Sunday, June 17, 2018

Gmail Can Now Be Setup to Push Only 'High-Priority' Notifications on iOS

While Gmail does its best to cut down on the amount of spam emails that hit your account every day, it still feels it can do even more to cut down on those unimportant emails. Whether you're a fan of the aest...More..