11 tech memories today’s kids just won’t relate to

By - Mar 13, 2017 12:25am AST
Technology- The late 90s and early 2000s feel like just the other day. At least that’s how I think about it. It was a time when it took 10 minutes to download a 3MB song, and Doom 95 was still a… Continue Reading

The Pixel 2 may not have a headphone jack

By - Mar 8, 2017 10:20pm AST
Featured- One of the most touted features of the Google Pixel and Pixel XL was the inclusion of a traditional 3.5mm headphone jack, but new rumors suggest that the Pixel 2 may go the way of Apple and ditch the jack… Continue Reading

This is what the Samsung Galaxy S8 looks like

By - Mar 6, 2017 9:17pm AST
Technology- If it’s one thing phone manufacturers can’t do well anymore is keep a secret. With so many beta builds and pre-market models being given out to testers, developers, and phone case manufacturers, there’s bound to be a leak here and… Continue Reading

Facebook may soon introduce a Dislike button

By - Mar 5, 2017 11:42pm AST
Technology- Facebook is beta testing its reactions feature within its Messenger platform, but there’s an added twist. Just like post reactions, users can react to each other’s comments within Messenger threads with various emoji-styled icons including a “love”, laughing, shocked, sad,… Continue Reading

Watch this fire-spitting drone clear debris from a power line

By - Mar 4, 2017 11:42pm AST
Technology- Once in a while, large chunks of debris end up power lines, posing a potential hazard for the electric company. Clearing this could sometimes be challenging especially when dealing with high voltage lines that are high above the ground out… Continue Reading

Many Twitch users receiving forced password reset emails

By - Mar 4, 2017 2:41pm AST
Technology- Many Twitch users received an email this morning claiming that there may have been unauthorized access to their accounts, and that their passwords would be temporarily reset. This comes just a few hours after Twitch experienced technical difficulties in the… Continue Reading

HMD to relaunch indestructible Nokia 3310

By - Feb 14, 2017 10:46pm AST
Technology- If @evleaks is right again, Nokia will be relaunching production of one of its classic models, the 3310. According to his sources, the Nokia 3310 will be announced along with two new models, the Nokia 5 and Nokia 3 at… Continue Reading

Samsung battery factory catches fire thanks to faulty batteries

By - Feb 8, 2017 9:23pm AST
Business/Finance- Well, what are the odds? Samsung just can’t catch a break as their Samsung SDI Co Ltd factory in China caught fire thanks to faulty lithium batteries. The good news is that the batteries that exploded were actually designated as… Continue Reading

Apple LG 5K monitors flicker when too close to a WiFi router

By - Jan 31, 2017 10:46pm AST
Technology- Apple has recommended that MacBook Pro customers purchase LG UltraFine 5K monitors, as they’ve discontinued production of their in house thunderbolt displays. But there’s a problem. The 27 inch, 5120 x 2880 display which is on sale for $974, apparently… Continue Reading

WhatsApp will NOT notify you when someone screenshots your conversation

By - Jan 26, 2017 11:58pm AST
Featured- It’s that time of year again when fake WhatsApp rumors make their way across the web. This time, fake news website ‘8shit’ posted a bogus story titled “From February 5 on, WhatsApp will let you know when someone screenshots your… Continue Reading

3D TVs are officially dead as Sony and LG discontinue production this year

By - Jan 24, 2017 9:22pm AST
Featured- Guys, it’s official, 3D TVs are dead. Sony and LG, the last two manufacturers that clung on to 3D TVs, have both announced their plans to discontinue production after poor sales. With other brands like Samsung and Vizio ditching their… Continue Reading

Samsung officially addresses cause of Galaxy Note 7 incidents

By - Jan 23, 2017 12:33am AST
Featured- It’s officially official. Samsung has released its analysis and conclusion regarding the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco. A major press conference was held yesterday featuring independent researchers Sajeev Jesudas, President, Consumer Business Unit, UL, Kevin White, Ph.D, Principal Scientist, Exponent, and… Continue Reading

Nokia 6 sold out in just 1 minute in China

By - Jan 22, 2017 7:50pm AST
Technology- Nokia is back with a new handset, but for now, it’s exclusive to the Chinese market. The Nokia 6 which is being manufactured by HMD Global, features relatively decent specs, comparable to some of the mid to high end brands… Continue Reading

Dear YouTube video creators, please stop doing this with End Screens

By - Jan 21, 2017 12:19am AST
Technology- While browsing the videos section of reddit, I came across a video of a LEGO bot pulling 60 pounds of exercise weights. Closer to the end, two recommendation boxes popped up, essentially blocking the view of bot pulling those bad… Continue Reading

Swedish supermarket using lasers to label fruits to save on unnecessary plastic wrapping

By - Jan 19, 2017 12:26am AST
Technology- Nature & More, in conjunction with Swedish supermarket chain ICA, will soon be using lasers to label its organic fruits and vegetables to cut down on plastic wrapping usage. Organic food distributors usually ship its products in plastic wrap with… Continue Reading

Your iPhone may soon be built entirely by a robot

By - Jan 15, 2017 11:43pm AST
Business/Finance- The robots are taking over! Foxconn Electronics in China has announced that it plans to automate its entire workforce in its efforts to increase output and decrease production costs. The conversion process is set to take place in three stages…. Continue Reading

National Geographic Instagram account hacked

By - Dec 30, 2016 8:20pm AST
Technology- If you’re one of the 66 million followers of the National Geographic Instagram page, you may have noticed th not so ordinary post below. It turns out that the page was hacked by a group called OurMine, which allegedly offers… Continue Reading

Amazon wins patent for flying warehouse

By - Dec 29, 2016 10:51pm AST
Technology- First there were drones, now there are going to be flying warehouses? In an effort to cut down on delivery time to its customers, Amazon secured a patent to bring its warehouses closer to consumers. Described as an “airborne fulfillment… Continue Reading

Tesla Autopilot predicts and avoids accident two cars ahead

By - Dec 28, 2016 9:34pm AST
Technology- Tesla’s latest Autopilot software update has proven its worthiness after successfully predicting and avoiding an accident two cars ahead. The upgraded Autopilot program comes as part of an OTA update launched back in September, available for both Tesla S and… Continue Reading

Microsoft admits Windows 10 upgrade campaign was too aggressive

By - Dec 27, 2016 10:10pm AST
Technology- Microsoft’s campaign to upgrade to Windows 10 slowly went from something that we looked forward to, to something that was more than a nuisance and borderline qualified as malware. In all fairness, my upgrade has been flawless and Windows 10… Continue Reading