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23:14 2019-07-18

Dropbox silently installs new file manager app on users’ systems This is what Dropbox looks like now. It used to be a folder, now it's a file manager. [credit: Ron Amad...
19:28 2019-07-18

Xiaomi’s Mi A3 brings stock Android, OLED display for €249 The Xiaomi Mi A3. [credit: Xiaomi ] To...
23:42 2019-07-17

Nexar’s Live Map is like Street View with pictures from 5 minutes ago We all rely on maps to get where we’re going or investigate a neighborhood for potential brunch places, but the data we’re looking at is ...
17:56 2019-07-17

Nintendo introduces a Switch model refresh with better battery life Nintendo already announced an entirely new Switch console this month, the Switch Lite, and now it’s bumping some of the specs on the existing ...
17:56 2019-07-17

Apple is planning to buy up original podcasts with exclusivity in mind Enlarge / Apple will replace iTunes with Music, Podcasts, and TV on Mac. (credit: Ron Amadeo) Podcast fans will want to keep their ears to the grou...
03:42 2019-07-17

Dealmaster: Amazon Prime Day deals you can snag for under $50 Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) This year's Amazon Prime Day event is slowing down, but there are still dozens of deals available that are wo...
01:28 2019-07-17

The $139 Nokia 2.2 brings back the removable battery The Nokia 2.2. [credit: Nokia ] How c...
01:28 2019-07-17

Sony’s new A7R IV camera is a 61 MP full-frame mirrorless beast Sony unveiled the latest in its line of interchangeable lens mirrorless cameras on Tuesday, debuting the A7R IV, its top-of-the-line full-frame digi...
21:00 2019-07-16

Voyant Photonics raises $4.3M to fit lidar on the head of a pin Lidar is a critical method by which robots and autonomous vehicles sense the world around them, but the lasers and sensors generally take up a consid...
21:00 2019-07-16

Dealmaster: All the best Amazon Prime Day 2019 tech deals we can find Enlarge (credit: Ars Technica) Greetings, Arsians! Your friendly neighborhood Dealmaster is back and reporting for bargain-hunting duty—and boy, is...
18:14 2019-07-15

The Snapdragon 855 is getting an upgrade to the Snapdragon 855+ Enlarge Today Qualcomm announced a mid-cycle upgrade for the Snapdragon 855, called the "Snapdragon 855+." As a mid-cycle upgrade, there aren't hu...
18:14 2019-07-15

Hero Labs raises £2.5M for its ultrasonic device to monitor a property’s water use and prevent leaks Hero Labs, a London-based startup that is developing “smart” technology to help prevent water leaks in U.K. properties, has raised £2.5 m...
17:28 2019-07-15

Petcube’s Bites 2 and Play 2 amuse pets and humans alike with Alexa built-in Petcube’s original Bites smart treat dispenser and Play pet camera with a built-in laser pointer were great for pet parents who couldn’t...
17:28 2019-07-15

Dealmaster: Amazon discounts almost its entire product lineup for Prime Day 2019 Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Prime Day is nearly upon us, and Amazon has already pushed out a bunch of deals on its own devices. Like Prim...
22:42 2019-07-14

OurPact returns to App Store, reviving debates about Apple’s impartiality Tim Cook on stage during an Apple event in September 2018. (credit: Valentina Palladino) Software may come and go from the App Store, but this wee...
04:42 2019-07-13

These robo-ants can work together in swarms to navigate tricky terrain While the agility of a Spot or Atlas robot is something to behold, there’s a special merit reserved for tiny, simple robots that work not as a ...
01:56 2019-07-13

Archinaut snags $73 million in NASA funding to 3D-print giant spacecraft parts in orbit A project to 3D-print bulky components in space rather than bring them up there has collected a $73.7 million contract from NASA to demonstrate the t...
01:56 2019-07-13

The latest barrier to 5G speeds? The summer Enlarge / 5G is here, but that doesn't mean you have to buy into it. Thermal throttling is a fact of life for smartphones. SoCs generate a lot of ...
23:14 2019-07-12

Teardowns and benchmarks: All the details about Apple’s newest 13-inch MacBook Pro The 13-inch MacBook Pro with two Thunderbolt 3 ports, torn down. [credit: iFixit ...
23:14 2019-07-12

Amazon said to be launch new Echo speaker with premium sound next year Amazon is reportedly looking to offer an Echo that more directly competes with high-end speakers like the Sonos line of device of Apple’s HomeP...
16:28 2019-07-12

Amazon reportedly ramps development on Alexa-powered home robot on wheels Bloomberg reported last April that Amazon was working on a home robot codenamed ‘Vesta’ (after the Roman goddess of the hearth and home) ...
16:28 2019-07-12

Amazon Music Unlimited is growing faster than Apple Music or Spotify, report says Enlarge / An Amazon Echo smart speaker. (credit: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images) Amazon grew its Music Unlimited streaming service by over 70 p...
14:14 2019-07-12

Microsoft Teams is now officially bigger than Slack Enlarge / A Microsoft office (not to be confused with Microsoft Office). (credit: Julien GONG Min / Flickr) Microsoft Teams may have only been arou...
01:56 2019-07-12

‘World’s first Bluetooth hair straighteners’ can be easily hacked Here’s a thing that should have never been a thing: Bluetooth-connected hair straighteners. Glamoriser, a U.K. firm that bills itself as the ma...
01:56 2019-07-12

Luminar eyes production vehicles with $100M round and new Iris lidar platform Luminar is one of the major players in the new crop of lidar companies that have sprung up all over the world, and it’s moving fast to outpace...
01:56 2019-07-12

DeepMind AI is secretly lurking on the public StarCraft II 1v1 ladder Enlarge (credit: Blizzard) Google's DeepMind is making its state-of-the-art AI play StarCraft II again. We previously saw the AI, called "AlphaStar...
22:00 2019-07-11

Google workers listen to your “OK Google” queries—one of them leaked recordings Enlarge / The Google Home Mini, the original Google Home, and the Google Home Max. (credit: Google) Google today defended its practice of having ...
22:00 2019-07-11

Official Galaxy Note 10 images leak, show off the big, boxy body The Galaxy Note 10. This is the smaller version. [credit: Ishan Agarwal ] ...
17:56 2019-07-11

Android Q’s gesture navigation won’t support custom home apps at launch Enlarge (credit: Android) We don't have any Beta 5 pictures yet, but here's what the gesture navigat...
22:28 2019-07-10

Third parties confirm AMD’s outstanding Ryzen 3000 numbers Enlarge (credit: AMD) AMD debuted its new Ryzen 3000 desktop CPU line a few weeks ago at E3, and it looked fantastic. For the first time in 20 year...
22:28 2019-07-10

Nintendo announces a handheld Nintendo Switch Lite for $199 Nintendo has unveiled a new Nintendo Switch called the Nintendo Switch Lite. As the name suggests, this console is a bit cheaper than the original N...
17:14 2019-07-10

Nintendo Switch Lite’s trade-off of whimsy for practicality is a good one Nintendo revealed a new Switch Lite version of its current-generation console today, which attaches the controllers permanently, shrinks the hardwar...
17:14 2019-07-10

Dropbox Transfer tests direct sharing of files up to 100GB Enlarge / Send copies of files with Dropbox Transfer. (credit: Dropbox) Dropbox is adding a new option for how its users can share files. Dropbox T...
04:42 2019-07-10

YouTube lands on Fire TV and Amazon Prime Video arrives on Chromecast, Android TV It’s nice when people can come together and work through their differences to make it easier to watch stuff. That’s exactly what happened...
23:28 2019-07-09

Apple updates entry-level MacBook Air and Pro, discontinues MacBook Enlarge / The 2018 MacBook Air is 10% thinner than the old MacBook Air and weighs 2.75lbs. (credit: Valentina Palladino) Today, Apple refreshed muc...
22:14 2019-07-09

Apple stops selling the 12-inch MacBook, a computer you either loved or were confused by Apple officially stopped selling the 12-inch MacBook today, a computer that hasn’t had an update since June 2017 and that is also maybe one of...
18:56 2019-07-09

The Raspberry Pi 4 doesn’t work with all USB-C cables The Raspberry Pi 4 is a great little beast, but Tyler Ward identified a flaw in the USB Type-C connector. The Raspberry Pi Foundation confirmed to Te...
18:56 2019-07-09

Raspberry Pi admits to faulty USB-C design on the Pi 4 The Raspberry Pi 4. [credit: Raspberry Pi ] ...
18:28 2019-07-09

Microsoft releases Windows 1.11 throwback app as a Stranger Things tie-in Enlarge / Eleven and the gang face down weird dangers yet again in the third season trailer. (credit: YouTube/Netflix) If you were one of the many ...
07:42 2019-07-09

I updated my crusty old Pentium G-based server—the results are worth sharing Enlarge / Perhaps a dramatization of Jim Salter hearing about a Ryzen motherboard that explicitly and officially supports ECC RAM. (credit: RichVinta...
19:14 2019-07-08

In renders, the Pixel 4 trades a giant notch for a giant forehead OnLeaks' Pixel 4 XL render. The notch is gone, and so is the bottom front speaker. [credit: @OnLeaks x P...
19:14 2019-07-08

Guidemaster: Fitness trackers to consider before buying a smartwatch Enlarge / A different band can change the entire look of the Inspire HR. (credit: Valentina Palladino) Update: Our Fitness Tracker Guidemaster was o...
14:14 2019-07-07

Dell Inspiron 13 7000 review: Premium and practical all in one Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Dell's Inspiron line doesn't make as many headlines as the XPS line does, but that could change quickly. Over...
16:14 2019-07-06

Mario creator Miyamoto counters cloud gaming hype (but don’t count Nintendo out) Cloud gaming — however a company chooses to define that — is shaping up to be a big part of the next generation of consoles and other platforms. But ...
05:42 2019-07-06

This drone swarm spray painted a jumbo-size graffiti mural It’s Friday, so why not watch some good old-fashioned drone-powered graffiti? A design firm in Italy has put together a lovely little show that...
00:01 2019-07-06

Watch a plane land itself truly autonomously for the first time A team of German researchers has created an automatic landing system for small aircraft that lets them touch down not only without a pilot, but witho...
21:56 2019-07-05

Sony’s WF-1000XM3 bring noise cancellation to AirPods-style wireless earbuds Sony's latest attempt at making good noise-cancelling true wireless headphones: the WF-1000XM3. [credit: ...
15:42 2019-07-05

Twelve South’s HiRise Wireless is a super versatile wireless smartphone charger Wireless charging has been a wonderful addition to mainstream flagship smartphones including the iPhone, Samsung’s Galaxy lineup and GoogleR...
22:00 2019-07-04

This solar array expands itself at the right temperature Wouldn’t it be nice to have a solar panel that’s only there when the sun shines on it? That’s the idea behind this research project...
22:00 2019-07-04

Apple reportedly shifting to new keyboard design in 2019/2020 MacBooks Apple is set to replace the technology underlying the keyboards found in its MacBook Air and MacBook Pro computers, according to a new report from Ap...
17:14 2019-07-04

Behold, the most (intentionally) poorly designed website ever created You know something's wrong right away on the first page. Why does this button say "NO" instead of "YES"? And one thing you can't tell here: hovering ...
14:56 2019-07-04

FaceTime feature in iOS 13 feigns eye contact during video calls Enlarge / The cameras on iPhones are getting (selectively) smarter. (credit: Samuel Axon) Apple introduced several of the headlining features of it...
09:42 2019-07-04

Verizon might launch three new Unlimited plans, 5G access is included for a fee Word is Big Red plans to rehash its Unlimited plans or launch three new ones very soon. Apparently, Verizon jumped the gun on its new products, but t...
06:42 2019-07-04

Judge's ruling is bad for Qualcomm, good for phone manufacturers Back in May, Judge Lucy Koh ruled that Qualcomm's business practices are anti-competitive. The judge, already known for presiding over the iconic App...
06:42 2019-07-04

Photo claims to show Huawei Mate 30 and Mate 30 Pro protective film Twitter tipster Ice Universe (@UniverseIce) has tweeted out a picture originally found on Weibo showing what is claimed to be the protective film tha...
01:14 2019-07-04

Tidal launches Credits feature to highlight the people behind your favorite music Tidal has just announced it's doing something nice for those behind the music industry who aren't in the spotlight: songwriters, producers, engineers...
01:14 2019-07-04

GPS on the Moon? NASA’s working on it If you’re driving your car from Portland to Merced, you probably rely on GPS to see where you are. But what if you’re driving your Moon r...
00:28 2019-07-04

For the first time, Apple outs the governments that asked for App Store takedowns Apple just released a treasure trove of information on app takedown requests by various governments for the second half of 2018, and the list is pret...
22:14 2019-07-03

Bluetooth certification and FCC visit means Fossil Sport sequel is coming very soon A Bluetooth certification spotted by Gadgets and Wearables (via TechRadar) seems to indicate that the Fossil Sport 2 smartwatch will soon be here. Th...
22:14 2019-07-03

Woot is holding an extensive one-day sale on new and old iPad Pro variants with warranty If you're in the market for a high-end tablet but don't know what to choose between a newer, sleeker iPad Pro and an older, significantly cheaper, an...
22:14 2019-07-03

Samsung's chip business was hit hard by U.S. ban on Huawei According to Reuters, Samsung Electronics is expected to release a preliminary look at its second-quarter earnings report this coming Friday. The num...
19:42 2019-07-03

It's not you, it's Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp; all four are currently down Having trouble using Facebook, Facebook Messenger Instagram or WhatsApp this morning? That's no surprise to those who view DownDetector on a regular ...
19:42 2019-07-03

AT&T customers dialing 911 faced a nationwide outage, again If you are on AT&T and tried to call the emergency 911 number in the past 24 hours, you may have had trouble connecting on Tuesday morning. The carri...
17:28 2019-07-03

Xiaomi once again blatantly rips off Apple and this time it threatens to sue users who expose it Xiaomi might not be a name you have heard much in North America, but it's one of the biggest phone makers in Asia and is popular in Europe. The compa...
17:28 2019-07-03

Deal: Get a Pixel 3a from Best Buy for as low as $200 (activation required) Google's mid-range Android smartphones, the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL are getting decent discounts at Best Buy as long as you agree to activate your n...
17:28 2019-07-03

T-Mobile vs Verizon 5G download speed and coverage tests scorch the Galaxy S10 5G T-Mobile recently became the fourth major US carrier to flip the 5G switch, and the wait has been worth it, judging from tests run around New York Ci...
17:28 2019-07-03

Bundle Samsung's 128GB Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2019) with a keyboard and save $100 overall If you're into Android slates, you probably know Samsung sells a very respectable upper mid-range Galaxy Tab S5e at an excellent starting price of $4...
17:28 2019-07-03

Office for iOS is getting some nifty improvements this month Just like every other month, Microsoft announced recently a set of new Office improvements that will drop on iOS apps at some point this month. For t...
17:28 2019-07-03

iOS 13 introduces eye contact simulation to FaceTime Video calls have made long-distance communication a much more intimate experience, but there has been an issue from the get-go when it came to realis...
17:28 2019-07-03

iPad Pro 2019: release date, price, specs, features, what to expect The Apple iPad — the product that officially made tablets cool and the very product that survived the great decline in its market niche over the past...
17:28 2019-07-03

'Excellent' Google Pixel 3 XL with 60-day warranty costs a measly $415 in killer eBay deal While the Pixel 3a and 3a XL are undeniably great phones that provide a lot of bang for your buck (even when they're not deeply discounted with upfro...
17:28 2019-07-03

For the first time, Apple tells the governments that asked for App Store takedowns Apple just released a treasure trove of information on app takedown requests by various governments for the second half of 2018, and the list is pret...
17:28 2019-07-03

LG Stylo 5 vs. Stylo 4 - specs comparison After making its official debut last week, the LG Stylo 5 is currently being sold in the US by Cricket Wireless for $229, and by Boost Mobile for $20...
17:28 2019-07-03

Apple’s iOS 13 update will make FaceTime eye contact way easier Apple has added a feature called ‘FaceTime Attention Correction’ to the latest iOS 13 Developer beta, and it looks like it could make a ...
15:28 2019-07-03

Android Q(&A): Android Engineers take us on a deep dive of Android Q Enlarge / Android Development: It can be a messy process. (credit: Google) As has become tradition for Ars at Google I/O, we recently sat down wit...
15:14 2019-07-03

Samsung may have completed the Galaxy Fold 'redesign', but new release date remains under wraps While Samsung CEO DJ Koh broke the silence earlier this week with his own personal feelings on the Galaxy Fold debacle, calling the whole thing "emba...
14:14 2019-07-03

Galaxy Fold's production can't catch a break, as Japan bans its display cover export One small transparent cover material, one big hurdle for Samsung's foldable phone strategy going forward - this could be the result from Japan's unex...
14:14 2019-07-03

Best Buy has the LG Stylo 4 on sale for as little as $100 after $200 discount If you like pen-wielding smartphones but can't afford a member of Samsung's super-high-end Galaxy Note family and you're also not a fan of the only t...
14:14 2019-07-03

Here's how you can get a Moto G7 Play for an insanely low $29.99 (carrier activation required) The G7 Play is arguably the least impressive member of Motorola's latest mid-range smartphone family, but at the right price, the 5.7-incher can also...
14:14 2019-07-03

Xiaomi has once again blatantly ripped off Apple and this time it threatens to sue users who expose it Xiaomi might not be a name you have heard much in North America, but it's one of the biggest phone makers in Asia and is popular in Europe. The compa...
14:14 2019-07-03

Huawei is still very much blacklisted as far as the US Commerce Department is concerned When President Trump announced out of nowhere that US companies can once again supply key components to Huawei giving the Chinese tech giant more tim...
14:14 2019-07-03

AT&T customers dialing 911 go through a nationwide outage, again If you are on AT&T and tried to call the emergency 911 number in the past 24 hours, you may have had trouble connecting on Tuesday morning. The carri...
09:28 2019-07-03

Samsung's Galaxy S10 has outsold the Galaxy S9 by a significant margin The Samsung Galaxy S10 got off to a pretty strong start when it first launched back in March and, according to Korean media, the lineup’s performance...
07:56 2019-07-03

Deal: Get a brand new Apple iPhone SE for as low as $240 Despite the fact that Apple discontinued the iPhone SE, the Cupertino-based company continues to sell refurbished as well as new units for a lot less...
07:56 2019-07-03

You can get the Samsung Galaxy Buds at $99.99 after a cool $30 discount with this promo code While the Galaxy Buds obtained a lower score in our in-depth review than the refreshed AirPods with Wireless Charging Case, Samsung's first-gen "true...
07:56 2019-07-03

DOJ and T-Mobile reportedly reach "rough agreement" on merger with Sprint Approval from the Department of Justice (DOJ) is one of three remaining roadblocks preventing T-Mobile and Sprint from closing on their $26.5 billion...
07:56 2019-07-03

Instagram intros new chat sticker in Stories, here is how to use it Instagram has just announced a new function that will be available in Stories starting today – the sticker chat. The new feature will allow friends a...
07:56 2019-07-03

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8 (2019) full specs and press images leak ahead of announcement The Galaxy Tab A 8 (2019) is Samsung's next budget-friendly Android tablet, which is expected to be unveiled this month. It's not the only tablet Sam...
07:56 2019-07-03

Switch to U.S. Cellular to receive the newest Samsung and Apple flagships for free U.S. Cellular is not among the big four US carriers, but it surely runs a big promotion aimed at new customers. As the title says, you can now get on...
07:56 2019-07-03

Deal: Save 30% on Apple's Beats Solo3 wireless headphones at Walmart Are you looking for the perfect headphones? Because if you do, you'll probably fail miserably in your quest. However, if you're looking for a pair of...
07:56 2019-07-03

Survey reveals that less than 50% of Apple iPhone owners know which model they use Decluttr is a site that sells refurbished smartphones, tablets, and other tech gear. It recently conducted a survey (via iDropNews) among 2,000 phone...
07:56 2019-07-03

Deal: Google Home smart speaker is on sale for just $70 ($60 off) at Walmart One of the best-selling smart speakers in the US, the Google Home is now discounted at Walmart by almost half. Featuring Google Assistant, the smart ...
07:56 2019-07-03

Tim Cook fumes at report claiming that he seems disinterested in product design Yesterday we passed along a story that was published in The Wall Street Journal that gave an unflattering look at what is happening at Apple. The rep...
07:56 2019-07-03

Microsoft is teasing Windows 1.0 and other 1980s software Enlarge / Windows got the '80s treatment, but we're not sure what's actually being promoted. (credit: Aurich Lawson) Either Microsoft is gearing up...
04:14 2019-07-03

Security flaws in a popular smart home hub let hackers unlock front doors When is a smart home not so smart? When it can be hacked. That’s exactly what security researchers Chase Dardaman and Jason Wheeler did with on...
23:00 2019-07-02

NASA picks a dozen science and tech projects to bring to the surface of the Moon With the Artemis mission scheduled to put boots on lunar regolith as soon as 2024, NASA has a lot of launching to do — and you can be sure none of t...
23:00 2019-07-02

Samsung executive describes his feelings about the Galaxy Fold launch in one word Yesterday, Samsung Electronics CEO DJ Koh not only gave an update on the status of the Galaxy Fold, but he also explained how he personally felt abou...
18:14 2019-07-02

Fitbit Versa smartwatch drops to around $135 after $65 discount in limited-time eBay deal If you're a fan of Fitbit's industry-leading health monitoring technology but don't have 200 bucks to spend on the company's most popular smartwatch,...
16:28 2019-07-02

Killer Galaxy S9 deal sees the phone discounted to $335 with 30 days of prepaid service included It was only a few weeks ago that a $350 refurbished Galaxy S9 seemed like a decent enough bargain, but in the meantime, it's been raining killer deal...
16:28 2019-07-02

Top companies reveal to us the twisty path of smartphone design It’s easy to think that since smartphones today are basically one big display, designers don’t really have much room to let their creativity go wild....
16:28 2019-07-02

Samsung Galaxy Watch 2 & Watch 2 Active rumor review: Price, release date, specs, features, and design Samsung already has a very healthy lineup of wearable devices. Aside from the flagship Galaxy Watch, which is getting a bit long in the tooth already...
16:28 2019-07-02

5G smartphones will remain a rare sight this year, growing to dominance by 2023 It's no secret that the global smartphone market is in bad need of a major growth driver after several years of stagnation at both the industry innov...
16:28 2019-07-02

HTC U12+ receives Android Pie in company's homeland, global rollout should follow soon enough HTC has been bleeding money for many years now, but although the company continues to release new phones (and even 5G-equipped "smart hubs") with rel...
16:28 2019-07-02

An iPhone with an in-display fingerprint scanner may be coming... exclusively to China With the launch of the iPhone X, Apple ditched the physical home button to deliver a bezel-less design befitting of the 10th anniversary of one of it...
16:28 2019-07-02

Red Galaxy S10e version goes official, but there's still no word on US release Almost one month after the Cardinal Red Galaxy S10 and Galaxy S10+ were introduced, UK carrier EE has announced that it’ll now be exclusively selling...
16:28 2019-07-02

How often do you use the S Pen on your Galaxy Note? The S Pen has been the signature feature of the Samsung Galaxy Note series for years, ever since the very first Note launched way back in October, 20...
16:28 2019-07-02

Best Buy has the LTE-enabled Samsung Galaxy Watch on sale with a nice freebie included If history is any indication, Samsung will probably unveil a companion device for the Galaxy Note 10 in addition to the new high-end smartphone famil...
16:28 2019-07-02

#PhoneArenaPhotoChallenge: Vote for the best photo taken on a phone Just a few days ago, we urged you to take part in our Instagram photo challenge and submit the best photo you've taken on your phone. Lots of our Ins...
16:28 2019-07-02

We still don't know if future Huawei phones will run Android, and neither does Huawei After preparing for the worst possible outcome of the US-China trade war by accelerating the development of the company's in-house Android replacemen...
16:28 2019-07-02

Portable Harman Kardon Allure smart speaker with Alexa scores massive $135 discount in latest deal When shopping for a trendy smart speaker, most people tend to focus on options from only two companies. Amazon and Google's Western market duopoly is...
16:28 2019-07-02

Nvidia refreshes RTX line: “Super” GPUs add performance at same MSRP The Nvidia RTX 2070 Super. Coming July 9 for $499. The rumors are true: nine months after the launch of the ...
16:14 2019-07-02

Samsung CEO calls Galaxy Fold launch failure “embarrassing” You can see the book-like "spine" of the Fold here. [credit: Samsung ] ...
11:56 2019-07-02

PlayStation Vue applies a $5-a-month increase to all live TV plans Screenshot of PlayStation Vue live television service. (credit: Sony) Sony announced that it is increasing the subscription cost for its live TV st...
11:56 2019-07-02

Report describing Jony Ive’s Apple exit gains a sharp response from Tim Cook Enlarge / Jony Ive speaks onstage during the 2017 New Yorker TechFest in New York City. (credit: Brian Ach/Getty Images) Yesterday, The Wall Street...
11:56 2019-07-02

The Galaxy Note 10 launches August 7 Samsung's invitation. [credit: Samsung ] ...
11:56 2019-07-02

YouTube TV updated with new interface, control improvements, more YouTube TV is getting an important update this week, which brings a lot of visual changes that should be beneficial for the vast majority of users. T...
08:56 2019-07-02

Samsung receives a patent for a phone that expands to become a tablet With the Samsung Galaxy Fold in limbo at the moment, the foldable handset is far from the most ambitious smartphone design that Samsung has been thin...
07:14 2019-07-02

LG launches the G8S ThinQ, a more affordable version of its flagship LG has just announced its new G8S ThinQ smartphone will go on sale in select markets this month. Marketed as a more affordable version of its LG G8 T...
07:14 2019-07-02

Samsung will unveil the new Galaxy Note 10 line on August 7th A couple of weeks ago, we passed along the speculation that Samsung would unveil the Galaxy Note 10 on August 7th at Brooklyn's Barclay's Center (yes...
07:14 2019-07-02

AT&T’s Samsung Galaxy S10+ is getting a new dedicated camera night mode Samsung recently released a range of camera improvements to the Galaxy 10 and Note 9 phones, but not in the US where the company sells slightly diffe...
07:14 2019-07-02

Apple's new iPhone ads cover encryption, the environment and privacy Apple released three new ads for the iPhone today, including one that is exceptionally timely. With a new report indicating that the Trump administra...
01:00 2019-07-02

Team studies drone strikes on airplanes by firing them into a wall at 500 MPH Bird strikes are a very real danger to planes in flight, and consequently aircraft are required to undergo bird strike testing — but what about drone...
00:42 2019-07-02

Deal: Garmin Vivoactive 3 smartwatch gets a 25% discount on Amazon The Garmin Vivoactive 3 is a decent smartwatch that costs less than the Apple Watch Series 4 and Samsung Gear S3 frontier. The wearable device comes ...
23:28 2019-07-01

Samsung really wants you to buy a Galaxy S10, offers better than ever trade-in discounts Samsung has been offering good trade-in values for Galaxy S10 purchases for many months now, but never at the level that it does now. If you own an o...
22:42 2019-07-01

Some OnePlus 7 Pro users received a strange notification today You can excuse OnePlus 7 Pro owners if they seem a bit confused today. Several owners of the device posted screenshots online indicating that they ha...
21:42 2019-07-01

Another US carrier starts selling the LG Stylo 5 at a slightly lower price LG Stylo 5 made its debut in the United States over the weekend when AT&T's wholly owned subsidiary Cricket Wireless announced it has added the budge...
21:42 2019-07-01

July update for the Pixels is here to fix bootloop issue and four other problems Last month some Google Pixel 3a owners thought that they had been transported into the future when they received the monthly July update in June. The...
21:42 2019-07-01

Samsung launches Bixby Marketplace in the US, here is how it works Samsung is not giving up on Bixby, on the contrary, the South Korean giant is spending more resources to make it more user-friendly and customizable....
19:28 2019-07-01

Do you think we will see a change now that Jony Ive is gone from Apple? The big news this weekend was Jony Ive leaving Apple. The Chief Design Officer who gave us so many iconic products in the past. He’s not entirely gon...
19:28 2019-07-01

Huawei Mate 30 Pro leak shows that when Apple and Google zig, Huawei likes to zag Say what you want about Huawei, but when everyone zigs, they like to zag. While the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro weren't the first phones with a square ca...
19:28 2019-07-01

Apple Watch Series 5 (2019): release date, price, news and leaks The original Apple Watch launched more than four years ago in April 2015, and since then it has been evolving rapidly to become faster (much faster!)...
19:28 2019-07-01

First peek inside Apple after Steve Jobs: Tim Cook has little interest in product dev, design team left 'rudderless', says WSJ report Apple has been delivering hit product after hit product with a great precision and at a pretty steady cadence: a new product category was unveiled ab...
15:56 2019-07-01

Samsung Galaxy A80 finally hits store shelves, but it won't come cheap Revealed back in April, the Galaxy A80 missed its initial market launch by at least one month, as Samsung promised to make it available for purchase ...
15:56 2019-07-01

Catalyst deep dive: The future of Mac software according to Apple and devs Enlarge / Twitter returns to the Mac via Apple's Project Catalyst. (credit: Apple) SAN JOSE, Calif.—When Apple revealed macOS Catalina at WWDC this...
15:42 2019-07-01

Apple is opening the iPhone and HomePod to 100,000 radio stations from all over the world At WWDC last month, Apple announced that iOS 13 will allow users to play radio stations from all over the world by asking Siri. Though it was teased ...
14:42 2019-07-01

Android 'Fast Share' is Google's answer to Apple's AirDrop Android Beam was Google's attempt at delivering a seamless local sharing feature on Android devices, in the vein of Apple's AirDrop. Introduced in 20...
10:56 2019-07-01

The ins and outs of Dark Mode: A harmful fad or a beneficial software feature For the past couple of years, it doesn't take long to realize that one of the most often requested software features users have clamored for is the v...
10:14 2019-07-01

Apple Watch first-year sales were a failure: 10 million units sold, while Apple had planned for 40 mil Jony Ive, the famed Apple designer behind iconic products like the iPod, iPhone and iPad, is leaving the company and his departure seems to have open...
10:14 2019-07-01

Trump's economic advisor says Huawei remains on the Entity List; company not totally off the hook Early Saturday morning, we told you that the presidents of both the U.S. and China, Donald Trump and Xi Jinping respectively, had reached a truce on ...
05:28 2019-07-01

White House weighs legislation to ban one of the best features of WhatsApp and Telegram After badmouthing Apple over the last few years and throwing a scare into Huawei (a nightmare that is not yet over), the Trump administration's next ...
05:28 2019-07-01

Facebook to ban ads dissuading Americans from voting Facebook issued an update on its Civil Rights Audit today and notes that the platform now bans messages that praise, support or represent white natio...
05:28 2019-07-01

LG Stylo 5 officially launches in US, but only on one carrier for now Seen in a couple of leaked images not long ago, the brand new LG Stylo 5 is now available to buy in the US, albeit only via Cricket Wireless (one of ...
22:42 2019-06-30

New Motorola Moto G7 series price cuts available now Since Motorola launched the Moto G7 smartphone series in the US some months back, all G7 models have seen price cuts at some point or another. Now, t...
21:42 2019-06-30

Apple might not be able to obtain enough supplies of an important iPhone part this year Trade relations between the U.S. and China have had quite an impact on a company like Huawei, which was on its way to becoming the largest smartphone...
21:42 2019-06-30

OnePlus 7 Pro gets a price cut of up to $110 in Canada As Apple has discovered, currency exchange rates can play a big part in determining how well a product will sell overseas. Because the dollar was so ...
21:42 2019-06-30

Trump's economic advisor says Huawei still has some restrictions on buying U.S. supplies Early Saturday morning, we told you that the presidents of the U.S. and China, Donald Trump and Xi Jinping respectively, had reached a truce on the t...
21:42 2019-06-30

Publishers are reportedly upset at Apple over the News+ app, and with good reason In March of last year, Apple bought Texture, the company whose app was called "the Netflix of magazines." For $9.99 a month, users could read from a ...
06:00 2019-06-30

Deal: Samsung Gear S3 is nearly 40% off on Amazon, comes with 1-year extended warranty Despite the fact that it made its debut on the market almost three years ago, Samsung Gear S3 remains a great device. The fact that the smartwatch is...
01:42 2019-06-30

Apple launched the iPhone on this date 12 years ago It was 12 years ago today, a large percentage of many of our readers' lives, when Apple released the iPhone. Long lines snaked around Apple Stores wh...
01:42 2019-06-30

New Motorola Moto G7 series price cuts are available now at Best Buy Since Motorola launched the Moto G7 smartphone series in the US some months back, all G7 models have seen price cuts at some point or another. Now, t...
01:42 2019-06-30

Deal: Apple 10.5-inch iPad Pro drops to just $475 ($175 off) at Walmart Apple launched the 10.5-inch iPad Pro exactly two years ago, but the tablet remains on the best in its price range. Depending on what version you pla...
01:42 2019-06-30

Happy 10th anniversary to the Samsung Galaxy, Sammy's first Android phone We already told you that 12 years ago this very day, Apple launched the iPhone. June 29th also marks the 10th anniversary of another important smartp...
01:42 2019-06-30

Tetris Royale and its 100-player competitive mode is coming to mobile devices If you can't afford a Nintendo Switch or playing video games is simply not among your hobbies, you'll be happy to know that one of the most addictive...
01:42 2019-06-30

Google's potential Android replacement, Fuchsia, now has a developer site After having a hand in the disappearance of mobile operating systems like Symbian and BlackBerry, Google wants to insure that even if Android is some...
01:42 2019-06-30

Deal: Unlocked Moto G6 with 64GB is $120 off on Amazon The Moto G6 debuted one year ago, but it's still going strong when it comes to sales. The new Moto G7 didn't bring too many improvements hardware-wis...
01:42 2019-06-30

Startups at the speed of light: Lidar CEOs put their industry in perspective As autonomous cars and robots loom over the landscapes of cities and jobs alike, the technologies that empower them are forming sub-industries of the...
20:56 2019-06-29

Trump says U.S. can sell to Huawei again after truce reached in trade war U.S. President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping called a truce to the trade war between the U.S. and China at the G20 summit in Ja...
14:42 2019-06-29

Alleged photos and specs of the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 leak A couple of days ago, we told you that the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 is in the process of being developed by the manufacturer. But with the origi...
07:56 2019-06-29

Finding a buyer for Boost Mobile is still the key to closing the T-Mobile-Sprint merger (VIDEO) Time to check back in to see what is happening with our favorite soap opera, "As the Deal Turns." When we last left our cast of characters, the Justi...
07:56 2019-06-29

Deal: Pay just $299 for the Pixel 3a and $379 for the Pixel 3a XL at Best Buy (Sprint only) Google hit a grand slam with its mid-range Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. After all, for $399 and $479 respectively, one can buy one of the best (if not t...
01:14 2019-06-29

Google explains how it created dark theme on three apps and Android Auto A post put up today on the Google Design website shares how Google developed dark themes for three separate apps and Android Auto. The apps include P...
22:56 2019-06-28

Deal: Save $100 on Sony's WH-1000XM3 noise-canceling headphones (renewed) One of the most expensive pair of headphones manufactured by Sony, the WH-1000XM3 cost no less than $350, but that's no wonder since these are part o...
20:56 2019-06-28

Affordable LG K40 coming soon to the US (will work on T-Mobile, Verizon, AT&T) After releasing the high-end G8 ThinQ and V50 ThinQ, LG is now getting ready to launch a third 2019 smartphone in the US. This time, however, we're t...
20:56 2019-06-28

Jony Ive was worth billions to Apple according to one measurement The departure of Apple design chief Sir Jony Ive, announced by the company yesterday, probably won't result in any immediate design changes to Apple'...
20:56 2019-06-28

Deal: Grab an unlocked Apple iPhone 8 for as low as $330 at Woot (refurbished) One of the smaller iPhone models is now on sale at Woot for an amazingly low price. The iPhone 8 can be had for as low as $330 in black, gold or silv...
20:56 2019-06-28

Apple’s Sidecar just really *gets* me, you know? With the rollout of Apple’s public beta software previews of macOS and the new iPadOS, I’ve finally been able to experience first-hand S...
20:56 2019-06-28

Fortune and fame can be yours if you win Samsung's new contest; here's how to enter Now that Sir Jony Ive is leaving Apple to start his own design firm, do you think that you can step up and be the next in-house design superstar? Sam...
17:28 2019-06-28

Deal: Get 4 months of Amazon Music Unlimited for less than $1 Ahead of the Prime Day deals coming on 15 and 16 July, Amazon is running a promotion on its music streaming service. Unlike many of the previous prom...
16:28 2019-06-28

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ hands-on pictures leak, confirming design change With the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 inching closer, we're pretty confident in saying that Samsung's phablet flagship has (once again) been ...
13:28 2019-06-28

Jony Ive will depart Apple to start his own company Enlarge / Jony Ive speaks onstage during the 2017 New Yorker TechFest in New York City. (credit: Brian Ach/Getty Images) Jony Ive, Apple's longtime...
10:42 2019-06-28

IFROGZ Airtime hands-on: True wireless earphones on a budget We know that true wireless earbuds are accessible on just about any budget, but they typically have some caveats about them, especially those that ar...
09:42 2019-06-28

AT&T brings 5G service to its 20th city in the US AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon have all made 5G network-related announcements in the last couple of days. It's like they talked each other agreed to lig...
09:42 2019-06-28

Apple Music grows to over 60 million monthly users worldwide Apple Music and Spotify continue to compete for world domination, as both music streaming services claim they have many millions of subscribers. Up u...
09:42 2019-06-28

Microsoft makes OneDrive more secure with Personal Vault for Android and iOS Microsoft has just announced it's making OneDrive more secure with the addition of Personal Vault, a protected area that can only be accessed by the ...
05:00 2019-06-28

FCC ruling gives Verizon approval to lock new phones for 60 days Back in February, Verizon asked the FCC to allow it to SIM lock for 60 days all new phones that it sells. At the time, the nation's largest carrier s...
05:00 2019-06-28

Despite the ban, one U.S. chip maker has resumed shipping some components to Huawei Last month, the Trump administration put Huawei on the Commerce Department's Entity List. This essentially cut the company off from its U.S. supply c...
05:00 2019-06-28

Mophie unveils 3-in-1 Powerstation Hub with wireless charging and portable battery functionality After recently unveiling a quartet of good old fashioned power banks with battery capacity ranging from 5,000 to a whopping 20,000mAh and prices of b...
05:00 2019-06-28

Target challenges Amazon Prime Day with its own 48-hour deal marathon Target is targeting Amazon's Prime Day with a 48-hour deal marathon of its own. Just like Prime Day, Target's "Deal Days" event will be held from Jul...
05:00 2019-06-28

Oppo shows off the world's first phone with Under-Screen Camera technology First came the loathed notch. Then Samsung (and Huawei) started drilling actual holes into the screens of their high-end (and even mid-range) devices...
05:00 2019-06-28

Facebook admits red dot notifications are annoying, may soon let you disable them Facebook is rumored to be working on reducing the number of red dot notifications in the Facebook mobile app. The company is testing tools that allow...
05:00 2019-06-28

Android Auto is getting a redesigned interface and Dark Mode Google last month announced an update for Android Auto that would change the way the app looks and works, and it is now finally rolling out to some r...
05:00 2019-06-28

New Polar 'fitness watch' touts stellar battery life and cutting-edge health tracking features Some people use their smartwatches essentially as wrist-worn extensions of their smartphones. Others buy super-affordable wearable devices to count s...
05:00 2019-06-28

Second-gen Samsung Galaxy Fold could already be in the works with massive screen and S Pen 2019 was never supposed to be the year foldable mobile devices would break into the mainstream, but at the very least, we fully expected to see a cou...
05:00 2019-06-28

Apple decision forces Intel to auction its smartphone modem patents Intel confirmed plans to exit the smartphone business a few months ago, but news about the auction of its smartphone modem assets emerged only today....
05:00 2019-06-28

Sony Xperia 1 Q&A: Your questions answered Our Sony Xperia 1 review is out, answering all of the important questions regarding Sony's first flagship phone for 2019. We used and tested the devi...
05:00 2019-06-28

The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 is already being worked on The original Galaxy Watch ActiveThe Galaxy Watch Active is just four months old at this point but its popularity appears to have impressed Samsung. S...
05:00 2019-06-28

Deal: These Apple AirPods clones cost less than $100 (limited-time offer) Call them what you will, the TicPods Free are clearly AirPods look-alike, but as far as quality goes, they're obviously not the same as Apple's earph...
05:00 2019-06-28

eBay will offer a bunch of irresistible deals if Amazon crashes during Prime Day Amazon is turning its already traditional, 2015-launched Prime Day annual sale into a 48-hour thing for the first time this year, but bargain hunters...
05:00 2019-06-28

Verizon's Visible now offers uncapped data at no extra cost, but only for a limited time Since day one, Visible – Verizon’s prepaid service – has offered unlimited talk, text, and data for $40 per month. The offer is an attractive one but...
05:00 2019-06-28

Samsung has a rugged tablet with a 10-inch screen and interesting name in the works Android tablets haven't exactly been selling like hotcakes in the last few years, but Samsung remains very much committed to the Apple-dominated mark...
05:00 2019-06-28

Samsung Galaxy Buds update improves music streaming, phone call quality The Galaxy Buds were part of Samsung's freebie package that would be offered to those buying one of its Galaxy S10 flagships, but they soon became qu...
05:00 2019-06-28

iOS 13 preview: Dark Mode, the death of 3D Touch, and finally clearing the clutter Apple's iOS 13 is still some months away from an official release. However, the company has finally provided the first public beta for those that wan...
05:00 2019-06-28

Like the Windows 10 calculator? You can now add it to your Android handset or iPhone What can be more unsexy than a calculator app? Yet, it does serve a purpose. Then again, so does cardboard. If you're not happy with the calculator o...
05:00 2019-06-28

Amazon brings Alexa to Android TV, Sony Bravias get it first Amazon promised a few months ago that it will bring Alexa to Sony's TVs running Android, despite the issues the US retailer has with Google when it c...
05:00 2019-06-28

Comcast's Xfinity Mobile starts selling iPads and Apple Watch Xfinity Mobile, Comcast's wireless carrier that operates as an MVNO (mobile virtual network operator) on Verizon's network, has decided to expand its...
05:00 2019-06-28

Moto Z2 Force owners on T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint are told "No Pie for you!" Motorola, through a statement posted on the Lenovo support forum (via Droid-Life), announced late Tuesday that only the Verizon version of the Moto Z...
05:00 2019-06-28

U.S. firms find way around Huawei ban, Trump administration is divided about what to do Yesterday we told you that U.S. based chip maker Micron Technologies did some research and discovered that it could legally ship some of its products...
05:00 2019-06-28

Official Sony Xperia 1 pre-orders will come with free wireless noise-canceling headphones Sony has a bad habit of releasing perfectly respectable smartphones at wildly exaggerated price points, and unfortunately, the high-end Xperia 1 is n...
05:00 2019-06-28

Instagram announces ads will be served to users' Explore feed Instagram has just confirmed it will bring ads to your Explore feed. As one of the go-to features for Instagram users who search for places, shops an...
05:00 2019-06-28

YouTube promises to give users better control over videos In a surprising move, YouTube revealed plans to offer users more control over their Homepage and Up Next videos. Apparently, three specific changes w...
05:00 2019-06-28

Google now allows users to auto-delete location history and activity data Google is making it possible for Android and iOS users to auto-delete location history and activity data starting today. Although the search giant al...
05:00 2019-06-28

YouTube Music update adds new Smart Downloads feature, here is how it works Google's music streaming service, YouTube Music is bringing users a brand new feature that will allow them to listen to their favorite songs even whe...
05:00 2019-06-28

Apple's personnel move might help it design its own modem chips for the iPhone Apple's settlement with Qualcomm back in April finally gave the company a source of 5G modem chips that it could rely on. After paying the chip maker...
05:00 2019-06-28

Verizon's deal takes the Samsung Galaxy A50 down to $10 per month Some of the models that belong to Samsung's hot-selling mid-range Galaxy A line are coming to the U.S. The Galaxy A10e, the Galaxy A20 and the Galaxy...
05:00 2019-06-28

T-Mobile debuts iPhone switcher and “Third Line on Us” deals T-Mobile is trying to bring as many customers as possible under its umbrella, and one of the best ways to do that in a short time is to come out with...
05:00 2019-06-28

Samsung may launch Mate X-like Galaxy Fold before Huawei The original Galaxy Fold is yet to be released but if reports are to be believed Samsung is currently working on multiple future models. Two of these...
05:00 2019-06-28

Apple reacts to Huawei ban by barely increasing iPhone production Research company Cowen has made it an obsession to follow various stats related to Apple's iPhone business (and thus keep track of its health status)...
05:00 2019-06-28

The emotional price we're paying for being always online Technology has reached a level our grandparents couldn’t have even imagined when they were young. Computers in our pockets, instant communication wit...
05:00 2019-06-28

OnePlus 7T Pro: release date, price, news and leaks The OnePlus 7T Pro is the next flagship that we expect to see from OnePlus, and it's expected to come by the end of 2019 and bring improvements to th...
05:00 2019-06-28

Google kicks off Home and Nest sale, save big on smart home devices Google is making it easier for everyone to adorn their homes with connected devices, including smart speakers, smart displays, thermostats, and light...
05:00 2019-06-28

This is how Google plans to curb permission begging on Android Apps with excessive permissions requests are nothing new on Android, and Google has been trying to alleviate the issue by changing its policies numer...
05:00 2019-06-28

Google lets users share GIFs directly into Gmail, WhatsApp, other apps Google is making it easier to share GIFs directly into different apps, including Gmail, Hangouts, Android Messages, and WhatsApp, the search giant an...
05:00 2019-06-28

Verizon to expand 5G network coverage to two new locations in the US One day after T-Mobile revealed where exactly it will launch its 5G services, Verizon announced new details about its own 5G network coverage. At the...
05:00 2019-06-28

IFROGZ Airtime hands-on: True wireless on a budget We know that true wireless earbuds are accessible on just about any budget, but they typically have some caveats about them, especially those that ar...
05:00 2019-06-28

Huawei's P30 series is its fastest selling flagship lineup ever It took Huawei around nine months to ship 10 million P10 & P10 Plus units back in 2017. This dropped to just five months last year with the P20 flags...
05:00 2019-06-28

Apple is moving some LCD production out of China, but not for the reason you think Last month, we told you that a bailout of Apple LCD supplier Japan Display was running into some trouble. The company, which produces the Liquid Reti...
05:00 2019-06-28

Here's a good example why you can't blindly follow Google Maps Many of us rely on Google Maps every day to help us get safely from point "A" to point "B." But sometimes putting blind faith in technology can backf...
05:00 2019-06-28

Google Maps update brings two new important features for commuters Google launched two new features for Maps, which will greatly help those using public transportation to commute every day. The new features, live tra...
05:00 2019-06-28

Twitter's new policy is aimed squarely at Donald Trump Many Twitter users have been complaining about several tweets disseminated by President Donald Trump. These Twitter members say that if they sent out...
05:00 2019-06-28

New Pokemon mobile game coming to Android and iOS this summer Many have tried to clone Pokemon GO massive financial success, but no AR (augmented reality) mobile games managed to get nowhere near Niantic's smash...
05:00 2019-06-28

Preview of Firefox's new Android browser available in Google Play Store Mozilla announced today that the new Firefox browser for Android, once code-named "Fenix," is now available from the Google Play Store under the titl...
05:00 2019-06-28

Apple offers tool for diabetics that integrates with its Health app Apple has long been rumored to be working on a way for the Apple Watch to noninvasively monitor the blood glucose levels of its users. This reading i...
05:00 2019-06-28

NASA’s Dragonfly will fly across the surface of Titan, Saturn’s ocean moon NASA has just announced its next big interplanetary mission: Dragonfly, which will deliver a Mars Rover-sized flying vehicle to the surface of Titan...
00:14 2019-06-28

Police body-cam maker Axon says no to facial recognition, for now Facial recognition is a controversial enough topic without bringing in everyday policing and the body cameras many (but not enough) officers wear the...
00:14 2019-06-28

Apple just released the first iOS and iPadOS 13 beta to everyone This is your opportunity to get a glimpse of the future of iOS — and iPadOS. Apple just released the first public beta of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13, the n...
21:28 2019-06-27

This robot crawls along wind turbine blades looking for invisible flaws Wind turbines are a great source of clean power, but their apparent simplicity — just a big thing that spins — belie complex systems that wear down l...
21:28 2019-06-27

Oppo shows first under-screen camera in bid to eliminated the hated notch Ever since the notch was first added to smartphones, everyone in the world except the deeply deluded and my editor have wished it gone. Oppo has don...
21:28 2019-06-27

Tiny Robobee X-Wing powers its flight with light We’ve seen Harvard’s Robobee flying robot evolve for years: After first learning to fly, it learned to swim in 2015, then to jump out of ...
21:28 2019-06-27

Bill Gates calls failure to fight Android his “greatest mistake” Enlarge / Bill Gates speaks to Village Global. (credit: Village Global) Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently gave a wide-ranging interview to V...
19:56 2019-06-27

Amazon takes on TCL’s Roku TV with low-cost HDR Fire TV Enlarge / Seeing is believing when it comes to HDR, and this mock-up comparison of the display tech hints at what awaits Toshiba buyers. (Note: The T...
19:56 2019-06-27

Guidemaster: The best dash cams worthy of a permanent place in your car Enlarge / Garmin Dash Cam Mini. (credit: Valentina Palladino) Update: Our original Dash Cam Guidemaster was published in March 2018, but we recently...
19:56 2019-06-27

Apple updates Pages, Keynote, and Numbers with new text-styling features Enlarge / Pages in macOS Mojave. (credit: Samuel Axon) Today, Apple released Pages 8.1, Numbers 6.1, and Keynote 9.1 for Mac, and the company also ...
19:56 2019-06-27

Microsoft OneDrive gets a more secure Personal Vault, plus additional storage options Enlarge / Microsoft at a trade show. (credit: Getty Images | Justin Sullivan) Microsoft is launching a new layer of security for users of its OneDr...
19:56 2019-06-27

Oppo’s first under-display camera demo looks decidedly first-generation Engadget's picture of the Oppo display. It's like a semi-transparent camera notch. [credit: Engdaget ...
19:56 2019-06-27

Apple bolsters its chip team by hiring architect who worked at ARM, Intel, AMD Enlarge / Apple's iPad Pro had a new, Apple-designed chip called the A12X that rivaled many high-end laptop CPUs in performance. (credit: Samuel Axon...
19:56 2019-06-27

WireGuard on Windows early preview WireGuard 0.0.14 pre-alpha, running on an x1.small machine at packet.net. It's uploading across a WireGuard tunnel at 1.2Gbps to a Linux machine, als...
19:56 2019-06-27

Gmail’s API lockdown will kill some third-party app access, starting July 15 Enlarge (credit: Google) Google is locking down API access to Gmail data (and later, Drive data) soon, and some of your favorite third-party apps m...
19:56 2019-06-27

Bill Gates' $400 billion mistake involves Windows Phone and Android Bill Gates started Microsoft in 1975 along with Paul Allen and the rest is history. You don't get to be one of the wealthiest people in the world and...
09:01 2019-06-24

The Raspberry Pi Foundation unveils the Raspberry Pi 4 The Raspberry Pi 4 is here — and it’s an awesome upgrade. Earlier rumors said that it would take a while before a major Raspberry Pi upgrade, but it’...
08:56 2019-06-24

The Raspberry Pi 4 brings faster CPU, up to 4GB of RAM The Raspberry Pi 4. [credit: Raspberry Pi ] ...
08:42 2019-06-24

Apple and Google are the top two most valuable brands in wireless tech Quick. Name the most valuable brand name in the world. Apple? nope. Google? That answer is so 2018. According to the 2019 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuabl...
05:42 2019-06-24

Telegram update adds location-based chats and much more What not as popular in the U.S. as it is overseas, the Telegram messaging app offers end-to-end encryption and no limits on the number of people you ...
05:42 2019-06-24

Foldable Surface device tipped for 2020 with 9-inch screen and support for Android apps Remember those cool concept images of what we all hoped would be a foldable Surface Phone from Microsoft? Last summer, the software giant put the so-...
03:28 2019-06-24

Apple and Google are the top two valuable brands in wireless tech Quick. Name the most valuable brand name in the world. Apple? nope. Google? That answer is so 2018. According to the 2019 BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuabl...
03:28 2019-06-24

Save $310 on a Surface Pro 5 bundle that includes a Signature Type Cover Just because the Surface Pro 5 is the previous generation of Microsoft's high-end tablet doesn't mean that it isn't still a serviceable device. And n...
23:28 2019-06-23

Founder of key Apple partner says he has a better plan to escape future tariffs There is a good possibility that the Apple iPhone and Apple iPad will be among the next group of Chinese products to get socked by an import tax. U.S...
23:28 2019-06-23

Bill Gates' $400 billlion mistake involves Windows Phone and Android Bill Gates started Microsoft in 1975 along with Paul Allen and the rest is history. You don't get to be one of the wealthiest people in the world and...
23:28 2019-06-23

Act quick and you can get an iPhone 6s for as little as $120 (unlocked and refurbished) Apple's official iOS 13 rollout is not too far away, and despite the advanced age and relatively modest specifications of the iPhone 6s, the 2015-rel...
23:28 2019-06-23

Deal: Save a whopping $500 on the Apple 12.9-inch iPad Pro LTE (2017, 512GB) Despite the fact that it was launched on the market two years ago, the 12.9-inch iPad Pro remains a great product to this day. Unfortunately, Apple f...
16:28 2019-06-23

U.S. might spend up to $1 billion to make U.S. networks 100% Huawei-free FCC Commissioner Geoffrey Starks, a Democrat, was confirmed by the Senate in January to that position joining fellow lefty Jessica Rosenworcel to mak...
10:14 2019-06-23

Deal: Lenovo's 8-inch smart display with Google Assistant gets a rare 60% discount Lenovo smartly decided to buy Motorola to have a foothold in the US market, but smartphones aren't the only products the Chinese company is selling i...
02:42 2019-06-23

Microsoft Launcher getting a bucketload of new features soon As developers keep adding new features and improvements via regular updates, Microsoft's Android launcher is becoming better and better. The upcoming...
02:42 2019-06-23

Save $175 on the latest 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro With Apple releasing iPadOS for the iPad and iPad Pro later this year, the company's tablets are going to have plenty of new features that will impro...
02:42 2019-06-23

Even the Google Calendar app is being used by scammers to drain your bank account Scammers apparently live by the motto "where there's a will there's a way." Take the Google Calendar app. As Wired notes, criminals with malicious in...
02:42 2019-06-23

Deal: Unlocked Moto G6 costs just $80 ($170 off) at Best Buy The launch of the Moto G7 series made the previous generation quite cheap. You can grab a Moto G6 at half the price more often than not these days, e...
02:42 2019-06-23

Motorola confirms Android 9.0 Pie for Moto Z2 Force comes with 5G mod support in the US Motorola has already kicked off the Android 9.0 Pie roll-out to the Moto Z2 Force almost three weeks ago, but the update was only available in two co...
21:42 2019-06-22

Apple is warning consumers not to fall for a popular iTunes gift card scam There are so many illegitimate ways to separate people from their hard-earned money. One such scam has random people receiving calls from someone cla...
21:42 2019-06-22

Latest Galaxy Note 10 rumors bring the headphone jack back on the table (aaand it's gone) UPDATE: Unfortunately, it appears we've been duped by early pre-release units of the Note 10 and Note 10 Pro that came with "fake" headphone jacks......
21:42 2019-06-22

Dish could help T-Mobile and Sprint merge without spending a penny The 2013 takeover battle between SoftBank and Dish Network to win the hand of Sprint was quite a drama. Finally, SoftBank won out and the company now...
21:42 2019-06-22

The excellent Samsung Gear Sport is on sale at an unbelievable $110 after $170 discount If you're in the market for a new wearable device and only plan to spend around $100, you probably already know you'll need to cut some corners. For ...
21:42 2019-06-22

Latest Galaxy Note 10 rumors bring the headphone jack back on the table Galaxy Note 10 speculation has been all over the place in the last few months, but after a fairly lengthy period of confusion and sensationalism, thi...
15:28 2019-06-22

T-Mobile is the next US carrier to roll out Android 9.0 Pie to the LG V40 ThinQ Verizon was the first US carrier to provide LG V40 ThinQ owners with the long-awaited Android 9.0 Pie update. AT&T followed soon along with U.S. Cell...
15:28 2019-06-22

Google announces customers can now use PayPal with Google Pay Google has just announced it has expanded its partnership with PayPal to provide merchants with more ways to accept payments online. Starting next we...
13:56 2019-06-22

Valve launches Dota game on Android and iOS devices, but it's not what you think After the Artifact fiasco, Valve is back with yet another game, but a completely different one this time. Dota Underlords strikes no resemblance to t...
13:56 2019-06-22

Huawei Mate X will launch no later than September with Android installed says Huawei executive The Samsung Galaxy Fold was delayed just days before its April 26th launch and a new release date still has not been announced. That would seem to be...
13:56 2019-06-22

For the first time since 2013, AT&T has the fastest 4G LTE network in the states PCMag takes its phones on an annual drive test throughout the country measuring dataspeed and other metrics for the four major U.S. carriers. This ye...
01:28 2019-06-22

Deal: Save a whopping $100 on the unlocked Moto G7 at Best Buy The Moto G7 series covers all price tiers starting with the most expensive, the Moto G7 model that sells for $300 to the cheapest, the Moto G7 Play t...
00:00 2019-06-22

Xiaomi launches new smartphone brand focused on photography It looks like Xiaomi has found a way to take advantage of its latest acquisition, Meitu's hardware business focused on selfie smartphones. Far from b...
00:00 2019-06-22

Deal: Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro gets a massive 40% discount on Amazon The Gear Fit2 Pro is one of Samsung's best fitness trackers, a perfect choice for those looking for a complete wearable device. Although you can find...
00:00 2019-06-22

A pair of useful features are heading to Google Duo Google's video calling app Duo is often getting updated to add new features. For example, back in March Google made changes to the app's UI. More spe...
00:00 2019-06-22

Crowdfunded spacecraft LightSail 2 prepares to go sailing on sunlight Among the many spacecraft and satellites ascending to space on Monday’s Falcon Heavy launch, the Planetary Society’s LightSail 2 may be t...
21:28 2019-06-21

World's first countrywide 5G test returns real-life speeds A recent news out of Korea stated that the country's three main carriers already have a million 5G subscribers between them. Despite Verizon's braggi...
19:56 2019-06-21

Google's officially done making its own tablets Yes, the Pixel Slate is Google's last tablet. The information was recently confirmed by the company's hardware head Rick Osterloh, who also said that...
19:56 2019-06-21

Believe it or not, the LG G8 ThinQ is on sale for as little as $240 (with installments) While it's (physically) impossible to beat an introductory LG G8 ThinQ deal from a few months back that allowed AT&T customers to pick up the brand-n...
19:56 2019-06-21

Meet the Moto E6, Motorola's upcoming entry-level smartphone We kind of got used to Motorola launching two new smartphone families every year, and 2019 might not be an exception to this unwritten rule. After re...
19:56 2019-06-21

New research makes Siri and Alexa seem like lightweights next to accuracy champion Google Assistant Google, Amazon, and Apple's AI-powered virtual assistants can be incredibly useful tools around the house or on the move for controlling music playba...
19:56 2019-06-21

Apple HomePod with 1-year warranty drops to $219 in new eBay deal Apple had little choice but to permanently reduce the retail price of the HomePod a couple of months ago after claiming a microscopic share of the bo...
19:56 2019-06-21

LG G9 ThinQ: news, leaks, and what we want to see We’ve been waiting for an LG phone that really “wows” us for some time now. That’s not to say that the company hasn’t produced some stellar devices o...
19:56 2019-06-21

The premium smartphone market is 'collapsing', but don't blame it on Samsung or Huawei It's no longer a big secret that smartphones in general are not selling as well as they used to, largely because companies have slowed the pace of in...
19:56 2019-06-21

Samsung could soon unveil the world's first mid-range 5G smartphone Promotional Galaxy A80 image showing the rotating, pop-up triple camera in actionAfter a few rather lackluster years, Samsung has managed to breathe ...
19:56 2019-06-21

Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile's plan prices are globally high, and 5G is not to blame The US is often pinned as an example for the world's richest country, but that record GDP is arguably built on constant overpaying for stuff that boo...
19:56 2019-06-21

Google may add an extra Pixel 4 color to the black and white stable While the rumored "Mint Green" color for the Pixel 3 never materialized, and the midrange Pixel 3a came with a Purple-ish option, there is now renewe...
19:56 2019-06-21

Using Google Maps to find a local business could drain your bank account...or worse Relying on Google Maps to find a local business could have serious consequences, The Wall Street Journal reports today. That's because the platform's...
19:56 2019-06-21

PSA: Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge no longer receiving regular security updates Samsung fans using the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge will see fewer security updates coming to their phones going forward. It's the logical move for Samsung,...
19:56 2019-06-21

Two huge issues now threaten the T-Mobile-Sprint merger The T-Mobile-Sprint merger, which seemed on the verge of getting approved by the Department of Justice, now faces some new hurdles. According to the ...
19:56 2019-06-21

Huawei has already shipped 100 million phones in 2019 After shipping 206 million smartphones last year (half of them sent out of China), Huawei delivered 59 million units in the first quarter of this yea...
19:56 2019-06-21

Motorola will only release the Android Q update for Moto Z4 The Moto Z4 is Motorola's newest mid-range Android smartphone, one that will not be followed by the usual Force Edition model, which the US company s...
19:56 2019-06-21

Debunked: The absurd story about smartphones causing kids to sprout horns Enlarge / Horns and bull, a succinct summary of this news. (credit: Getty | Tim Graham) The Washington Post on Thursday published a story suggestin...
18:42 2019-06-21

Google Hardware quits the tablet business, again The new Google Pixel Slate. [credit: Valentina Palladino ] ...
15:28 2019-06-21

Save $100 at Sprint on a Pixel 3a or Pixel 3a XL lease; new line required The surprise smartphone hits of the year are Google's mid-range Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL. Offering the great photographic experience that the Pixel h...
05:28 2019-06-21

Dark mode starts showing up in Gmail for Android Gmail is one of the not so many Google apps that hasn't yet received a proper dark mode. Meanwhile, Drive, Keep and Google's app have all received th...
02:42 2019-06-21

Google adds new Maps features that offer some users rewards and perks Google has just announced a new set of features for business owners that will allow them to give Maps users an incentive to follow and, eventually, b...
02:42 2019-06-21

Get a Smart Keyboard for Apple's classic 9.7-inch iPad Pro at the low, low price of $60 (brand new) If you're still somehow in the possession of a 2016-released 9.7-inch iPad Pro, you might be inclined to upgrade to Apple's new iPad Air, one of last...
02:42 2019-06-21

Amazon Music coming to Comcast's Xfinity X1 and Flex services Comcast has just confirmed it has come to an agreement with Amazon for the distribution of its music streaming service through its Xfinity X1 set-top...
02:42 2019-06-21

Huawei responds to rumors, says P30 line and Mate 20 Pro will be updated to Android Q Owners of Huawei handsets might not have had any restful sleep since the middle of May when the company lost access to its U.S. supply chain. Google ...
02:42 2019-06-21

Google tests new feature that will stop you from telling someone to "Google it" Spotted by Android Police, the beta version of the Google Search app has received an update that includes a new way to share search results. So let's...
02:42 2019-06-21

Google no longer making its own tablets, focuses on laptops going forward Yes, the Pixel Slate is Google's last tablet. The information was recently confirmed by the company's hardware head Rick Osterloh, who also said that...
02:42 2019-06-21

T-Mobile's Legere explains why the U.S. needs the merger with Sprint to be approved The week comes to an end tomorrow and we are still awaiting an official announcement about Dish Network's rumored acquisition of Boost Mobile for mor...
02:42 2019-06-21

Apple introduces a recall program for some MacBook Pro laptops with faulty batteries The 2015 15-inch Retina MacBook Pro. [credit: Andrew Cunningham ] ...
01:42 2019-06-21

Tripping grad students over and over for science (and better prosthetic limbs) Prosthetic limbs are getting better, but not as quickly as you’d think. They’re not as smart as our real limbs, which (directed by the br...
22:56 2019-06-20

Hasselblad’s new medium format camera is a tiny, beautiful nod to history While mirrorless cameras accelerate into the future, medium format models are hearkening unto the past — and Hasselblad is chief among them. Its new...
22:56 2019-06-20

Deal: Apple Watch Series 4 LTE killer deal drops price to all-time low Prices for the newest Apple smartwatch start at $400, but the cheapest model doesn't come with cellular support. However, for $100 extra, anyone can ...
19:28 2019-06-20

World's first countrywide 5G test returns 5x faster real-life speeds than the US LTE average A recent news out of Korea stated that the country's three main carriers already have a million 5G subscribers between them. Despite Verizon's braggi...
18:56 2019-06-20

YouTube and Universal Music clean up Adam Levine, Lady Gaga and other artists If you were worried that your kids and their kids will never get to enjoy the music video for the late Tom Petty's "Free Fallin,'' you can now stop t...
18:56 2019-06-20

Deal: Sony's mid-tier noise-canceling headphones are half off Sony's headphones portfolio covers all price tiers, but we mostly covered the premium models since they're quite popular among audiophiles, especiall...
18:56 2019-06-20

Apple warns Trump: Tariffs on the iPhone will hurt the U.S. economy Despite what U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted last month, the tariffs imposed by the U.S. on Chinese imports do not result in China paying one pen...
18:56 2019-06-20

Woot is running a massive sale on older Samsung flagships, Galaxy S7 and S8 Active included Samsung's high-end smartphones have undergone some major design changes in recent years, but although the company's older flagships can't exactly riv...
16:14 2019-06-20

Vivo teases fastest-ever charging technology, able to fully charge a 4,000mAh battery in 13 minutes The fast-charging race is further amping up with another company teasing an even quicker solution. Teasing being the key word here, as the technology...
16:14 2019-06-20

Samsung's Galaxy Note 10 is expected to come with radical new camera and sound technologies The Note 10 and Note 10 Pro are likely to come with lots of cameras and lots of exciting imaging featuresAfter very subtly refining the design of the...
16:14 2019-06-20

Samsung: Galaxy Fold is the canary in the coal mine of Chinese OLED makers The VP of Samsung Display is the gift that kept on giving in the last few days, divulging secrets from the Galaxy Fold re-release kitchen. During the...
16:14 2019-06-20

HTC U11 and U12+ owners may have to wait another 2 to 3 months for stable Android Pie updates Poor software support is probably not the only reason why HTC's smartphone business is... essentially fading away, but the manner in which the compan...
16:14 2019-06-20

Be a social media star with the LG G8's powerful camera tools Advertorial by LG: the opinions expressed in this story may not reflect the positions of PhoneArena! disclaimerIf you're looking for the best camera ...
16:14 2019-06-20

Apple will continue to dominate fast-growing smartwatch market until at least 2023 While the global smartphone market remains stagnant as groundbreaking foldable designs need more time to "stabilize" and 5G deployment is still too s...
16:14 2019-06-20

Samsung's 'iPhone-only' display lines are idling, and Apple may compensate with iPad OLED orders In today's edition of crazy news, Samsung is apparently gunning to be compensated for OLED panels it didn't make. Remember when Apple signed a contra...
16:14 2019-06-20

Motorola Moto Z4 vs Google Pixel 3a XL What we have here are two amazing budget-friendly mid-rangers, with very similar prices attached to them. On one side, we have the Google Pixel 3a XL...
14:28 2019-06-20

Digging into the new features in OpenZFS post-Linux migration Enlarge / There have been some big developments for ZFS in the past several weeks. (credit: Aurich Lawson) ZFS on Linux 0.8 (ZoL) brought tons of n...
13:42 2019-06-20

Hackers, farmers, and doctors unite! Support for Right to Repair laws slowly grows Enlarge / Manufacturers would prefer it if iFixit guides (like the one pictured on a Motorola Xoom from 2011) didn't exist. (credit: iFixit) Kelsea...
13:42 2019-06-20

Amazon launches new Kindle Oasis e-reader with color adjustable front light Two years after launching the second-generation model, Amazon is refreshing the Kindle Oasis lineup with a third e-reader. We're not sure about Amazo...
10:01 2019-06-20

Deal: Samsung Gear S3 frontier massively discounted in Amazon sale If you happen to be in need of a smartwatch but don't want to spend too much money on a brand new unit, there are a plethora of choices out there. Sa...
10:01 2019-06-20

Next T-Mobile Tuesdays freebie is Pride-themed, coming alongside OnePlus 7 Pro raffle Pride Month is almost over, and even though T-Mobile didn't join the likes of Microsoft or Apple in selling any limited edition, rainbow-colored gadg...
10:01 2019-06-20

Kano, the kids-focused coding and hardware startup, inks deal with Microsoft, launches $300 Kano PC Kano, the London-based startup that builds hardware designed to teach younger people about computing and coding, is taking a significant step forward...
08:42 2019-06-20

Several Pixel 3a users get a glimpse of the future thanks to Google You can't blame some Google Pixel 3a owners for double checking the calendar today. That's because a few of them received the July Android security u...
04:42 2019-06-20

Hidden code reveals that Xiaomi could be first to use this sensor on a phone Remember when you walked around, feeling like the King of the neighborhood because your Samsung Behold had a 5MP camera on back? While a bigger megap...
04:42 2019-06-20

Fossil to launch new Emporio Armani, Diesel and Michael Kors smartwatches Each year Fossil refreshes its stylish lineup of smartwatches with new models that feature updated hardware and, sometimes, different designs. This i...
00:42 2019-06-20

Upcoming NVIDIA Shield TV to feature Google Stadia support, new controller News about NVIDIA working on a new Shield TV set-top box emerged over the weekend, but not many details on the device were mentioned at that time. We...
00:42 2019-06-20

Huawei reportedly cuts shipments of its flagship phones After being banned from accessing its U.S. supply chain, Huawei decided in May to stop taking orders for its low and mid-range handsets that aren't p...
00:42 2019-06-20

Deal: Sony Xperia XZ3 price dips well below $500 on Amazon Sony's flagship smartphone, the Xperia XZ3 is cheaper than ever on Amazon. Just like many other top-tier handsets, the Xperia XZ3 was priced at aroun...
23:28 2019-06-19

Apple announces iPhones can now be repaired at all Best Buy stores in the US Apple and Best Buy have teamed up to make it easier for iPhone owners to have their devices repaired when the need arises. The Cupertino-based compan...
21:56 2019-06-19

T-Mobile's Legere named best U.S. wireless CEO, fourth best overall We've often praised T-Mobile CEO John Legere for leading the carrier's amazing turnaround that has made it the fastest growing and most innovative of...
21:56 2019-06-19

Deal: B&H has the hybrid LG Watch G7 for $190, a 53% or $210 discount Last October, the LG Watch W7 was unveiled. The device is considered a hybrid smartwatch because it combines mechanical hands with digital capabiliti...
21:56 2019-06-19

FCC vote next month could lead to faster 5G rollout in the states Looking to help speed up the rollout of nationwide 5G service in the U.S., the FCC said yesterday that it will be voting next month on a plan that wo...
21:56 2019-06-19

AT&T rolling out Android 9.0 Pie update to the LG V35 ThinQ AT&T is the first US carrier to release the long overdue LG V35 ThinQ Android 9.0 Pie update, because it's one of the few that volunteered to do that...
21:56 2019-06-19

NASA’s X-59 supersonic jet will have a 4K TV instead of a forward window NASA’s X-59 QueSST experimental quiet supersonic aircraft will have a cockpit like no other — featuring a big 4K screen where you’d norm...
20:28 2019-06-19

Apple planning to shift large portion of production outside of China: report Apple sources components from a wide range of suppliers that are spread out across the globe. Manufacturing and assembly, however, is a totally diffe...
16:42 2019-06-19

Ten of Anker's best charging accessories are on sale today only at up to 42 percent discounts It almost feels like Anker's popular charging accessories and audio products are more often discounted than they're not, but even by those standards,...
16:42 2019-06-19

After all this drama, would you buy a Galaxy Fold if it launched now? The Samsung Galaxy Fold is truly a revolutionary device — a folding smartphone with two displays. A super-slim handset that can turn into a tablet by...
16:42 2019-06-19

How to turn on dark mode in Chrome for Android Samsung did it, Huawei did it, and Google and Apple will be employing it in the 2019 versions of their venerable mobile operating systems - dark mode...
16:42 2019-06-19

Amazon launches new Kindle Oasis ereader with color adjustable front light Two years after launching the second-generation model, Amazon is refreshing the Kindle Oasis lineup with a third ereader. We're not sure about Amazon...
16:42 2019-06-19

Samsung to reportedly unveil the Galaxy Note 10 line on August 7th According to CNET, a source familiar with Samsung's plans says that the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Galaxy Note 10 Pro will take plac...
14:42 2019-06-19

Pokemon GO drops support for older Android smartphones Niantic, developer of Pokemon GO smash hit, has just announced it will discontinue support for older Android smartphones after July 1, 2019. There's ...
14:42 2019-06-19

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite will be launched on June 21 in the US and UK Niantic, the company behind Pokemon GO, and Warner Bros. have just announced that their next foray into the AR (augmented reality) game world, Harry ...
14:42 2019-06-19

Mystery Sony phone with six rear cameras gets totally bonkers imaging specs rumored All pictures shown are for illustration purpose onlyWhile Sony has been expected to throw in the smartphone towel for a good couple of years now, wit...
14:42 2019-06-19

The first phone with camera hidden under the screen may be unveiled on June 26 Tucking the front camera underneath the display seems to be the Holy Grail of "bezel-less" designs, as it would require no notches, screen holes, mec...
14:42 2019-06-19

This is how the silver Galaxy S10+ looks... you still can't have it, though! There are two things Samsung likes to do — release a new color for its Galaxy S line some months after the phone's official launch, and lock some col...
14:42 2019-06-19

OnePlus 7 Pro's roadmap addresses a few pain points, including wide-angle camera complaints The OnePlus 7 Pro is a great all-around device that offers insane value for money. We loved it, the Internet loves it, users that already own it love...
14:42 2019-06-19

iPhone 11 price and release date: our expectations Every year, by the time summer rolls around, we already being flooded with leaks about the upcoming iPhone models. This year is no exception, as we a...
14:42 2019-06-19

The Galaxy Fold is 'ready to hit the market' all of a sudden, at least according to one Samsung exec Just when you may have thought the drama surrounding Samsung's oft-delayed Galaxy Fold launch hit a peak level, a senior company executive is adding ...
14:42 2019-06-19

The future is here: Google testing AR-powered ads through YouTube VR used to be a big deal a couple of years ago when every manufacturer believed it would be the future of gadgets. Alas, it seems it still has a long...
14:42 2019-06-19

Here's how you can get Apple's 2018 iPad and 2019 iPad Air at a lower than ever price Unlike, say, an Amazon Prime subscription, a My Best Buy membership doesn't cost anything, offering free access to exclusive deals like hefty 9.7-inc...
14:42 2019-06-19

Note 10 will have a better camera set than the Galaxy S10 5G When explaining what four rear cameras will bring to the S10 5G, Samsung snuck the enigmatic "better spatial perception". Now that its top-shelf mode...
14:42 2019-06-19

Samsung has the Gear Sport on sale for an irresistible $150 with $130 discount code While the Gear Sport is not the oldest smartwatch still sold by Samsung in the US, having seen daylight almost a whole year after the Gear S3, the fr...
14:42 2019-06-19

Oxygen OS 9.5.8 starts rolling out to the OnePlus 7 Pro OnePlus is one of the few companies known to deliver updates to their phones on a regular basis and it is staying on that right track with the OnePlu...
14:42 2019-06-19

Apple Watch cuts more ties with the iPhone in latest watchOS 6 beta VentureBeat's Jeremy Horwitz (via BGR) discovered something interesting on his Apple Watch when he installed watchOS 6 Developer beta 2 on the device...
04:42 2019-06-19

New feature in iOS 13 could save you some money Ever delete an app from your iOS device, not realizing that you're still paying a monthly fee to use it? It appears that Apple feels your pain. In iO...
04:00 2019-06-19

iOS 13 will remind you to cancel your subscription when you delete an app Apple Senior VP Craig Federighi unveiling iOS 13's dark mode at WWDC earlier this month. [credit: Ron A...
01:28 2019-06-19

Dish reportedly in talks to buy Boost; $6 billion deal could allow T-Mobile to merge with Sprint This week could be a very pivotal one for the $26.5 billion T-Mobile-Sprint merger. With FCC approval in the bag, the Department of Justice will repo...
01:00 2019-06-19

The best Android video player just got better Labeled simply as "the best way to enjoy your movies", MX Player for Android is probably familiar to a lot of Android users by now. It's one of those...
00:28 2019-06-19

HMD Global demonstrates its dedication to user privacy and security, moves its data servers "Data security and privacy" — these words have been thrown around a lot in recent years, gaining more and more momentum after events like the Faceboo...
00:28 2019-06-19

Are camera bumps becoming a symbol of photography prowess? Camera bumps on smartphones are a common subject for discussions among tech enthusiasts. As phones became slim and sleek, camera assemblies started p...
00:28 2019-06-19

Watch as a young kid performs a durability test on a cardboard Pixel he created You don't wake up one morning totally obsessed with mobile devices to the point that you want to write or talk about them for a living. Nope. It take...
00:28 2019-06-19

Samsung Galaxy Watch gets the One UI update at Verizon It's been almost a month since Samsung kicked off the One UI update rollout to some of its older smartwatches, but it looks like not all models got i...
00:28 2019-06-19

Verizon will launch the LG V50 ThinQ 5G on June 20th; save up to $450 with trade In a couple of days, Verizon customers searching for a phone that supports its Ultra Wideband 5G network will have another option to choose from. On ...
00:28 2019-06-19

The Apple App Store continues to outperform the Google Play Store Even though Android dominates the global smartphone market with a market share estimated at 85%, the Apple App Store consistently generates more reve...
00:28 2019-06-19

Deal: Apple iPad mini 5 deal gets you $70 off a new model The iPad mini series is great for mobility, it's smaller than a regular tablet and slightly larger than the biggest smartphone. The iPad mini tablets...
00:28 2019-06-19

Motorola One Pro renders appear showing off a quad-camera setup, in-display fingerprint scanner Last month, the Motorola One Vision was released, a budget phone with some decent specs. Running on the Android One platform, the phone is equipped w...
00:28 2019-06-19

Boost Mobile picks up the surprisingly premium Coolpad Legacy at a shockingly low price Coolpad is a far lesser-known Chinese smartphone manufacturer than the likes of Huawei, Xiaomi, or ZTE, but somehow, the company has both been able t...
00:28 2019-06-19

Apple's iPad mini 4 is on sale for an incredibly low $200 in refurbished condition (today only) Commercially released way back in 2015, the iPad mini 4 was only discontinued a few months ago, shortly after a new 7.9-incher with an upgraded proce...
00:28 2019-06-19

Deal: Grab an unlocked Moto E Plus for just $100 (today only) One of the cheapest Motorola smartphones, the Moto E4 Plus is now even cheaper. It's the perfect device if you need a second phone or simply don't wa...
00:28 2019-06-19

This $99 AirPower knockoff is available for order now There are a number of key differences between Apple’s AirPower and lookalike knockoff, AirUnleashed. The most pertinent one, however, is that one of...
00:28 2019-06-19

Google’s ninth attempt at a messaging service will be based on RCS Enlarge / Google's "Messages" app. It's time for the annual reshuffling of Google's messaging strategy! The latest news comes to us via The Verge,...
19:42 2019-06-18

GoTenna is ramping up public sector mesh networking with a $24M C round GoTenna is best known for its outdoors-oriented consumer products that let you text and share locations between smartphones off the grid. But the co...
19:28 2019-06-18

Focals by North Review: The future is (almost) here The concept of an IRL heads-up display has been a part of science fiction since basically the beginning. Big players have tried their hand at it with...
19:28 2019-06-18

Simone Giertz’s converted Tesla Model 3 pickup truck is wonderful YouTuber Simone Giertz, celebrated DIY inventor, roboticist and general maker of cool stuff, decided not to wait for Tesla’s forthcoming pickup...
19:28 2019-06-18

The Geesaa automates (but overcomplicates) pourover coffee Making pourover coffee is a cherished ritual of mine on most mornings. But there are times I wish I could have a single cup of pourover without fussi...
19:28 2019-06-18

Roli’s newest instrument, the Lumi, helps you learn to play piano with lights There has been a longstanding gulf between the consumption music and the creation of it: not everyone has the time or money to spend on lessons and i...
19:28 2019-06-18

Nintendo's Dr. Mario World coming to Android and iOS in July Nintendo's next mobile game is coming sooner than we expected. The Japanese company has just announced that Dr. Mario World will be making its debut ...
15:14 2019-06-18

Google sends $50 off code to Pixel 3a owners to share with their friends Good news Pixel owners, as Google has decided that it's time to sell even more Pixel 3a phones by sharing a huge number of discount codes for one of ...
15:14 2019-06-18

New era for users of Android's Messages app starts later this month Instead of continuing to wait for carriers worldwide to get together to support the global rollout of Rich Communication Services (RCS), Google is ta...
15:14 2019-06-18

Deal: Unlocked Moto G7 Play gets a massive discount on Amazon The Moto G7 Play is the cheapest smartphone in the Moto G7 series, which means it's also at the bottom of the tier performance-wise. Even so, it's on...
15:14 2019-06-18

Deal: Bose QuietComfort 35 II price drops to just $280 ($70 off) on eBay The QuietComfort 35 II are most likely Bose's best noise-canceling headphones, so there's no surprise they're priced quite high. Optimized for Amazon...
15:14 2019-06-18

Google Stadia vs Apple Arcade vs Microsoft Project xCloud: Your phone is your next gaming console Games on both the App and Play Store are dime a dozen, with seemingly more than enough variety to keep just about anyone happy. However, the vast maj...
15:14 2019-06-18

This might be your last chance to get the big-battery Moto E4 Plus at a 50 percent discount The Moto E4 Plus is far from Motorola's latest budget-friendly trooper, but even though the newer and arguably better Moto G7, G7 Power, and G7 Play ...
15:14 2019-06-18

Galaxy S11's chipsets may support fast DDR5 memory and 5G modem integration Next year, we are going to see a real competition in the world of mobile processing units, it seems, as both the next Exynos and Snapdragon 865 chips...
15:14 2019-06-18

Walmart makes it super easy for AT&T customers to upgrade their phones online Walmart has been trying to diversify its business and services in a number of interesting ways lately, competing against arch-rival Amazon in terms o...
15:14 2019-06-18

Half a dozen Skagen hybrid smartwatch models are on sale for $60 a pop after massive discount Skagen is one of many traditional fashion brands that have tried their hand at combining classic wristwatch designs with modern wearable technology i...
15:14 2019-06-18

Ericsson comes up with super high-tech anti-smartphone-theft solution Over the past few years, manufacturers have made great strides to discourage smartphone theft. These are usually locking mechanisms, which block the ...
15:14 2019-06-18

High-quality LG Stylo 5 render hints at imminent release Purported LG Stylo 5 renderLG hasn't been able to find much success with its crowded and confusing high-end smartphone portfolio in recent years, but...
15:14 2019-06-18

World's fastest phone rank snatched from the OnePlus 7 Pro, hold my AnTuTu! The OnePlus 7 Pro is insanely fast. Its powerful Snapdragon 855 chipset is coupled with polished and minimalistic Android overlay that is the quickes...
15:14 2019-06-18

Rumored Pixel 4 and 4 XL dimensions strongly hint at a number of important changes Although there's still a lot of confusion hovering over the next stock Android smartphones "made by" Google and plenty of questions not even the most...
15:14 2019-06-18

Facebook reveals its new digital currency called Libra As expected, Facebook announced a brand new cryptocurrency coming in 2020 – Libra. Described as a new digital wallet for new digital currency, the ne...
15:14 2019-06-18

Palm opens pre-orders for its standalone smartphone, offers free leather case After launching the Palm Phone as a companion to your smartphone back in November, the US company decided that it would have been better to offer it ...
15:14 2019-06-18

Phones with the highest screen refresh rates, and the Android games to match We bet you've never given the refresh rate of your smartphone display a second thought until the OnePlus 7 Pro came about. The up-and-coming phone ma...
15:14 2019-06-18

Portrait comparison: OnePlus 7 Pro vs iPhone XS Max vs Google Pixel 3 vs Galaxy S10+ Portrait mode has become a staple of smartphones already, and you kind of expect each new phone to offer this functionality right off the bat. This a...
15:14 2019-06-18

Sprint is the latest telecom to offer a tracking device that uses LTE Following in the footsteps of AT&T and Verizon*, Sprint is now offering an LTE tracker. The matchbook-sized device, simply called Tracker, provides ...
14:56 2019-06-18

AMD says its Ryzen 3000 isn’t just cheaper—it’s better Enlarge / AMD provided infrared photos showing its new Ryzen 3700x running cooler than an Intel i7-9700k. (credit: AMD Computex slide deck) AMD's n...
03:14 2019-06-18

Upcoming free app for the Apple iPad might turn you into the next Michelangelo Adobe announced today that its drawing and painting app for the iPad originally called "Project Gemini," will be known as Adobe Fresco when it launch...
01:42 2019-06-18

Apple's Find My Friends app saves the life of a 17-year old Often when a teenager fails to return home at night, a heart breaking tragedy is behind the disappearance. So when 17-year old Macy Smith missed curf...
01:42 2019-06-18

Nvidia pushes ARM supercomputing Enlarge (credit: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory [Public domain]) Graphics chip maker Nvidia is best known for consumer computing, vying with...
21:56 2019-06-17

Spotify free-tier users will be targeted with more relevant ads Spotify has found a way to better generate more revenue from the ads it delivers to users of its free music streaming service. Although today's annou...
21:28 2019-06-17

Media company used an ingenious method to catch Google copying its work "red-handed" Have you ever done a Google Search for the lyrics to a specific song? A company called Genius Media Group wants you to click the link from Search to ...
21:28 2019-06-17

Deal: Fossil kicks off Semi-Annual Sale, save up to 50% on smartwatches Fossil has just announced many many of its smartwatches are getting major discounts during its Semi-Annual Sale. Many of the deals are available unti...
21:28 2019-06-17

Huawei bracing for a 40% to 60% drop in international smartphone shipments Enlarge (credit: Kevin Frayer/Getty Images) Hot off the news of Huawei cancelling a laptop launch and delaying its foldable smartphone, we're now s...
19:00 2019-06-17

Best Buy renews and sweetens Pixel 3 and 3 XL deals with carrier activation Killer deals on the Pixel 3, 3 XL, 3a, and 3a XL have been extremely easy to find lately, but if you somehow missed them all, Best Buy is offering he...
18:42 2019-06-17

2020 iPhones: OLED displays, different sizes, 5G support on two models Apple iPhone XS and XS MaxThis year’s iPhone upgrades will reportedly focus primarily on the cameras, but according to analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, Apple ha...
18:42 2019-06-17

Deal: Grab an Apple Watch Series 3 for 30% off via Amazon Apple Watch Series 3 price has just dropped below the psychological $200 mark, but this has happened quite frequently in the last six months or so. T...
18:42 2019-06-17

Comcast adds gaze control to its accessible remote software The latest feature for Comcast’s X1 remote software makes the clicker more accessible to people who can’t click it the same as everyone ...
17:14 2019-06-17

Is the OnePlus 7 Pro display hurting your eyes? You're not the only one (but there is a fix!) I have been using the OnePlus 7 Pro in the past month or so, and overall I am extremely impressed: first and foremost, this phone is faster than any ...
16:28 2019-06-17

Here's how Google fixes your discombobulated face in wide-angle Pixel shots While LG was using wide-angle lenses on its flagship phones before it was cool, there is barely a popular brand now that hasn't jumped in on that ver...
16:28 2019-06-17

Unlocked Moto G7 Power with 4GB RAM drops below $200 in fresh Woot deal The smartphone with the best battery life in the world right now (according to our in-depth testing) typically costs $250 unlocked in the US, but for...
15:56 2019-06-17

Samsung's Super Night Shot camera update lands on the Galaxy Note 9, too There's no arguing that Huawei opened the floodgates with its AI-assisted Night regime that takes a bit to stitch several exposures together with the...
15:56 2019-06-17