Technology

iPhone 8 Plus takes the top spot for best camera

By - Sep 24, 2017 2:10am AST
Apple has once again taken the crown for best mobile camera, according to benchmark experts DxOMark. With the iPhone 7 Plus and 8 Plus being almost identical (with the exception… Continue Reading

How to block those annoying autoplay videos on any website

By - Sep 17, 2017 12:51am AST
As more websites push for video content, their mix of autoplay videos and horrible delivery platforms make browsing many news websites a pain in the behind. Unfortunately, blocking Flash Player… Continue Reading

iPhone X vs. Galaxy S8 vs. LG V30: How does Apple stand up?

By - Sep 12, 2017 11:10pm AST
Now that the iPhone X, 8, and 8 Plus are out in the open, how will the top of the line Apple phone stand up to its recent competition? Let’s… Continue Reading

You can pre-order your gold-plated iPhone X starting at $7,495, with the top model costing $70k

By - Sep 11, 2017 11:06pm AST
With the iPhone X and 8 set to be announced on the 12th, iPhone accessory manufacturers are already busy at work putting the final touches on their cases and other… Continue Reading

Half of U.S. population’s data exposed in huge Equifax data breach

By - Sep 8, 2017 12:39am AST
Equifax, a US-based credit reporting agency, has confirmed that sensitive consumer data belonging to over 143 million customers was compromised earlier this year. According to the official press release, hackers… Continue Reading

YouTube-MP3.org closes under legal pressure

By - Sep 6, 2017 11:42pm AST
Popular stream ripping site YouTube-MP3.org, will finally close its doors after being slammed with a legal complaints by 15 of the top global record labels. The site which allows you… Continue Reading

The next iPhone to be announced September 12th; starting at $999

By - Aug 29, 2017 6:08pm AST
Multiple sources, including the Wall Street Journal are confirming that Apple will announce its next iPhone lineup on September 12th. By line up, we mean three new iPhone models; the… Continue Reading

Social media backlash after bmobile raises prepaid bundle rates

By - Aug 27, 2017 12:45pm AST
bmobile, one of Trinidad and Tobago’s mobile networks, is in hot water after introducing new prepaid unlimited bundle plans at a much higher price point while discontinuing their cheaper alternatives…. Continue Reading

AccuWeather refuses to stop selling your location data to advertisers

By - Aug 27, 2017 12:07am AST
AccuWeather came under some hot water a few days ago after it was discovered that its iOS weather app was transmitting geolocation data to a third-party advertiser even when users… Continue Reading

Microsoft Stops Selling Original Xbox One

By - Aug 26, 2017 8:40am AST
If you head over to the online Microsoft Store right now you will be hard pressed to find a brand new OG Xbox One– the product has completely vanished from… Continue Reading

Google 2nd-gen Pixel coming October 5th

By - Aug 25, 2017 12:45am AST
According to a new report from the famous mobile leaker, Evan Blass, the second generation Pixel will be announced on October 5th. Google's second-generation Pixel handsets, powered by Snapdragon 836… Continue Reading

Google announces Android Oreo (8.0)

By - Aug 21, 2017 10:21pm AST
Just in time for today’s eclipse, Google has officially announced its next major mobile OS update, Android Oreo. Version 8.0 comes with a slew of updates geared towards improving speed,… Continue Reading

No one wants to host neo-Nazi website, The Daily Stormer

By - Aug 17, 2017 10:23pm AST
American neo-Nazi website the Daily Stormer has been forced to join the dark web after major web hosting and DNS services, along with social media sites shut down their presence… Continue Reading

Can you guess if these British place names are real or AI generated?

By - Aug 8, 2017 8:05pm AST
With the advances in AI, programs are better able to take data sets and rework them into something that makes sense. These algorithms don’t simply mix and match names from… Continue Reading

Drone flies dangerously close to incoming United flight at Newark

By - Aug 2, 2017 5:25am AST
As more and more people purchase and operate drones, they tend to forget about the responsibility that goes into flying one. Even though there have been very few run-ins with… Continue Reading

Facebook Working On A Video Chat Device

By - Aug 2, 2017 4:44am AST
Facebook is working on a video chat device that will feature “a laptop-sized touchscreen” and be announced next year, according to reports. The device – which is officially unconfirmed –… Continue Reading

Hungarian teenager arrested after reporting an exploit in BKK’s train payment system

By - Jul 30, 2017 4:39pm AST
Recently, the Budapest Transport Authority (BKK) launched a new online payment system, which took three months to build with the help of T-Systems Hungary. What the government did not realize… Continue Reading

Google Pixel 2 may ditch 3.5mm headphone jack port

By - Jul 30, 2017 3:24am AST
It looks like Google may be following in Apple’s footsteps by not including a traditional 3.5mm headphone port on its next Pixel device. According to new CAD renders provided by… Continue Reading

50 employees have volunteered to be microchipped to log into computers, buy snacks, among other things

By - Jul 30, 2017 2:16am AST
A Wisconsin-based vending machine company has offered its employees the opportunity to have a microchip implanted in their hands to make accessing certain services more convenient. Three Square Market (32M)… Continue Reading

Samsung leads mobile market while Apple shipments dip slightly

By - Jul 19, 2017 10:07pm AST
Samsung continues to maintain a stronghold on the mobile market share as product shipments remain strong at the end of at the end of Quarter 1 for 2017. Even with… Continue Reading

This is the 2nd Google Pixel “XL”

By - Jul 17, 2017 12:56am AST
Android Authority has secured photos of what they believe is an accurate representation of the next Google Pixel “XL” device. It’s unclear as to what Google plans to call this… Continue Reading

Next iPhone could come in “mirror like” variant

By - Jul 16, 2017 10:18pm AST
According to yet another leak, Apple plans to release four color variants of its OLED version of the iPhone 8. One of those colors allegedly includes a mirror finish similar… Continue Reading

Robot police cars coming to Dubai

By - Jul 13, 2017 12:40am AST
Don’t get too excited or scared just yet, but Dubai will soon be getting robotic police cars to aid in the fight against crime. Even though the dream of flying… Continue Reading

Indie-focused streaming service, Jump, launching in July

By - Jul 12, 2017 10:14pm AST
Jump is a new game streaming service that works specifically with indie developers to bring a Netflix-style platform into the games industry. The platform is planned to launch with at… Continue Reading

Nintendo reveals SNES Classic; 21 games including never before released Star Fox 2

By - Jun 27, 2017 9:40am AST
Nintendo announced today that the SNES Classic will launch September 29th 2017 for $79.99.  So far there have been 21 titles confirmed for the console, including the never before released… Continue Reading

What if you could charge your phone just twice a month?

By - Jun 26, 2017 1:25am AST
What if cellphone manufacturers have been approaching their battery problems from the wrong way to begin with? As it stands, mobile phone producers simply try to jam higher capacity lithium-ion… Continue Reading

These drones use WiFi to ‘see’ through walls

By - Jun 23, 2017 12:19am AST
What is privacy? Researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara have developed a method to use WiFi Received Signal Strength Indicator (RSSI) to see through walls, enabling them to… Continue Reading

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Officially Resigns Amid Scandal

By - Jun 21, 2017 6:15am AST
Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Officially Resigns
Just over a week after he took an indefinite hiatus from the company, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has officially resigned. According to reports, he has left due to increasing pressure… Continue Reading

YouTube Introduces Measures To Combat Extremist Videos

By - Jun 19, 2017 8:39am AST
Youtube Introduces Measures To Combat Extremist Videos
Google has announced that it will be introducing new measures to help combat the spread of extremist material online, with a particular focus on extremist videos on Youtube. According to… Continue Reading

Introducing Moby Mart; A Self Driving Store

By - Jun 15, 2017 4:45pm AST
Introducing Moby Mart; A Self Driving Store
Sometimes people just need to get in and out of a store pretty quickly. Either they’re after running out of toilet paper, or they just don’t want to spend too… Continue Reading