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Tizen OS For Samsung Smart Devices Filled With Security Issues That Hackers Can Exploit

A security researcher discovered glaring security issues in Tizen, the operating system that Samsung has developed for a variety of smart devices. The researcher described the code of Tizen as the worst one that he has ever seen.

TECH April 6, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8+ vs iPhone 7 Plus: Specs Shootout

Since the launch of the Galaxy S8+, it has been debated whether the device is better than the iPhone 7 Plus. Here's a comparison of the features and specs of the two smartphones to offer a clearer picture.

TECH April 5, 2017

iPhone 8 May Not Cost $1000, UBS Analyst Says

The 10th anniversary edition iPhone 8, which is expected to be priced at $1,000 or more, may not be so expensive. A UBS analyst suggests that the iPhone 8's price may not hit four figures as previously rumored.

TECH April 5, 2017

Twitter Loses Out To Amazon Over $50 Million NFL Thursday Night Football Streaming Deal

Amazon has officially inked a deal with NFL to stream Thursday Night Football games live on Amazon Prime. It beat out Twitter, which streamed last year’s games as a way to boost its live video platform.

TECH April 5, 2017

Congress Proposes Warrant Requirement Before Border Agents Can Search Through Phones Of U.S. Citizens

Congress has proposed a bill that will require border agents to have a warrant before they search through the phones of U.S. citizens. Currently, border agents do not need a warrant to have people open their devices and social media accounts.

TECH April 4, 2017

Apple Music For Android Gets Updated: Brings Heavy UI Changes And Song Lyrics

Apple has now updated the Apple Music app for Android after leaving it untouched for months. The update brings visual upgrades, along with a reshuffling of features for a cleaner, more ordered look.

TECH April 5, 2017

Apple Upgrades Mac Pro With Faster Intel Xeon Chips, Better GPUs, Promises New Design Is Coming

Apple has promised that the Mac Pro will be completely redesigned for the next major release, but it won’t come this year. For now, it has upgraded the specs of the current-gen Mac Pro with faster and better chips.

TECH April 4, 2017

Amazon Cash Lets You Shop Online Without A Debit Or Credit Card, Just Paper Money: Here's How

Thanks to Amazon Cash, you can now shop online without a debit or credit card, and all you need is paper money. Here's how and everything you need to know.

TECH April 4, 2017

Android Dethrones Windows For The First Time Ever, Becoming The World's Most Popular OS

Android reached a major milestone that's long been coming, as it finally dethroned Windows as the world's most popular OS. In March, Android accounted for the most internet usage worldwide, followed by Windows and iOS.

TECH April 4, 2017

Verizon Takes An 'Oath' For Yahoo-AOL Merger, Internet Explodes With Funny Comments

The whole internet was shaken when Verizon announced its acquisition of Yahoo. Now the internet universe is once more in frenzy, and this time, it's over the merged Yahoo and AOL divisions' name Oath.

TECH April 5, 2017

Netflix Offline Viewing Now Available On Windows 10: Download Your Shows On PC

Netflix offline viewing landed earlier this year for iOS and Android, and now it's expanding its reach. Users can now download their favorite Netflix movies and TV shows on Windows 10 PCs as well.

TECH April 4, 2017

Tesla Surpasses Ford Market Value As Stock Borders On $300: Here Are The Factors Driving Company's Growth

Tesla's market value officially outpaces Ford because of the record vehicle deliveries in Q1 of 2017, with the electric car maker's stock bordering on $300.

TECH April 4, 2017

Rakuten Teams Up With Blackstorm Labs To Launch HTML5 Games Platform RGames

U.S. company Blackstorm Labs is weaving its HTML5 magic together with Japanese e-commerce company Rakuten. The two have launched a social gaming platform called RGames.

TECH April 4, 2017

Forget Internet Privacy: Trump Signs Controversial Online Privacy Repeal Into Law

U.S. President Donald Trump has officially signed the resolution that repeals the rules protecting the online data of users from internet providers. The controversial bill was met with opposition from online privacy advocates and consumer groups.

TECH April 4, 2017

Install The Samsung Galaxy S8 Launcher Into The Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge: No Root Required

Samsung's new launcher for the Galaxy S8, the Experience Launcher, has already been successfully ported to work with the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. Installing the launcher is easy and does not require the receiving smartphone to be rooted.

TECH April 3, 2017

Yahoo, AOL To Merge Into New Company Named 'Oath' After Verizon Acquisition

After the completion of the acquisition by Verizon, Yahoo and AOL will merge to form a new company named Oath. The name, first reported by Business Insider, was later confirmed by AOL CEO Tim Armstrong.

TECH April 3, 2017

Premium Apple TV Bundle Could Be A Game Changer With HBO, Starz, And Showtime In 1 Package

Apple has reportedly contacted three premium TV networks to propose an exciting premium TV bundle. If it succeeds, it could seriously disrupt the TV scene with a game-changing offer packing HBO, Starz, and Showtime in the same bundle.

TECH April 3, 2017

#20PercentCounts: Sheryl Sandberg-Led LeanIn.Org Launches Equal Pay Day Campaign

Lean In marks this year’s Equal Pay Day through an innovative campaign called #20PercentCounts. Dedicated to women, who typically earn 20 percent less than men, this campaign offers the same percentage in shopping discounts.

TECH April 3, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 To Feature In-Display Fingerprint Scanner And Dual Rear Cameras?

The Samsung Galaxy S8 made its official debut without some big design changes that were rumored. The Galaxy Note 8, however, could rock a dual rear camera setup and an in-display fingerprint authentication.

TECH April 4, 2017

BlackBerry KeyOne (Mercury) Release Delayed: Don't Expect It This Month

The upcoming BlackBerry KeyOne has apparently stirred great hype and the company pushed back the release so it could meet the overwhelming demand. Initially planned for April, the smartphone's release has now been delayed.

TECH April 3, 2017

Samsung Bixby AI Assistant Unofficial Port Available For Older Smartphones Despite Galaxy S8 Exclusivity

Samsung introduced a new and 'fundamentally different' assistant called Bixby, but it's exclusive to the Galaxy S8 series for now. Nevertheless, an unofficial port is now available and brings Bixby to older Samsung smartphones as well.

TECH April 3, 2017

Imagination Technologies Stock Crashes After Apple Pulls Plug On Its Chips

British chipmaker Imagination Technologies suffered a blow in the stock market after Apple decided to stop using the former’s chips. Apple is Imagination Technologies’s biggest customer.

TECH April 3, 2017

Major Tech Companies Including Facebook, Mozilla, And Others Launch $14 Million News Integrity Initiative

Major tech companies have formed together and launched a $14 million initiative to come up with an answer to fake news. That answer is the News Integrity Initiative, and it aims to bolster the public’s news literacy.

TECH April 3, 2017

Anonymous No More: Facebook Stories Shows Who’s Reading

Facebook rolled out its new Snapchat-like feature Stories on March 28. Anonymous snoopers better be careful because this feature displays the people who viewed posts.

TECH April 3, 2017

Is The Galaxy S8 Safe From Exploding Batteries? Here's How Samsung Made Sure

Samsung is looking to have customers forget about the embarrassing Galaxy Note 7 debacle and focus instead on the Galaxy S8. Here is how the company made sure that the Galaxy S8 is safe from exploding batteries.

TECH April 3, 2017

Snapchat Throws Shade At Instagram For April Fools', Shows It Can Also Play The Copying Game

Snapchat’s April Fools' prank is being regarded as the winner of this year’s pranks because it finally addresses, albeit lightly, Facebook’s attempts to copy Snapchat. The prank involves a filter that parodies the Instagram user interface.

TECH April 3, 2017

Nokia 9 Said To Be First Smartphone With Nokia OZO Audio Tech: What Does That Mean?

An anonymous tipster revealed the specifications and features of the still-unannounced Nokia 9. One of the alleged features is Nokia OZO Audio support, which would make it the first smartphone with the technology.

TECH April 3, 2017

Google Map Maker Officially Shuts Down, Some Features Integrated Into Google Maps

Google shut down its Map Maker on March 31 and many key features are integrated into Google Maps. The company would strive to incorporate minor features of Google Map Maker into Google Maps in the near term.

TECH April 3, 2017

Samsung Plans To Spend $8.9 Billion To Beef Up OLED Production

Samsung is planning on spending $8.9 billion to increase OLED production and meet the demand of the market, which includes the alleged deal with Apple for 160 million panels that'll be fitted on the iPhone 8.

TECH April 3, 2017

Android 7.1.2 Nougat Now Rolling Out To Pixel C, Nexus Player: Last Update Before Android O?

Reports claimed that Android 7.1.2 Nougat has started rolling out to the Pixel C and Nexus Player. The operating system update is likely the last one for Android Nougat before Google releases the next major version, Android O.

TECH April 3, 2017

Chicago Police On The Hunt For Other Suspects In Rape Case Streamed Live On Facebook

Chicago police are already looking for other suspects in a sexual assault case that was streamed over Facebook Live. One offender, a 14-year-old boy, has already been charged and arrested, reports say.

TECH April 3, 2017

The Galaxy S8, S8 Plus Won’t Support Google’s Daydream VR

Samsung’s newest pair of flagships, for all their bells and whistles, misses one feature: Daydream compatibility. It turns out installing the Daydream app on either the Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus brings up an error message, meaning it won’t work.

TECH April 3, 2017

Verizon Has No Plans To Install Spyware On All Android Phones Or Track Data

Following the outrage caused by reports of Verizon’s plans to install spyware on Android phones, the carrier has now clarified a few things. The spyware won’t be installed on all Android phones, and it’s possible to opt it, Verizon confirmed.

TECH April 2, 2017

Tesla Delivers Record 25,000 Vehicles In Q1: Ramping Up For The Model 3?

Tesla delivered over 25,000 electric vehicles in the first quarter, setting a new record for the company. Tesla is on track to meet its first-half target of delivered vehicles as it prepares to start production of the mass-market Model 3.

TECH April 2, 2017

Alabama Man Almost Electrocuted While Sleeping With His iPhone Charging In Bed

An iPhone charging in bed almost killed a man while he was asleep. He survived and was admitted to the hospital with second and third-degree burns.

TECH April 2, 2017

Kodi Faces Major Crackdown In The UK As Premier League Continues Its Anti-Piracy Campaign

Kodi gets swept up in a major anti-piracy campaign in the UK that will block service for its streaming application. ISPs will lend a hand.

TECH April 2, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Facial Recognition Fooled By A Photo, But Let's Not Rush A Verdict Yet [Video]

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ boast enhanced security through facial recognition and iris scanning, but they may not be that secure after all. A new video surfaced showing the Galaxy S8 facial recognition feature tricked by a photo.

TECH April 1, 2017

Comcast Clears The Air Over Sale Of Customers' Browsing History

Comcast has cleared the air over the controversy surrounding sale of customers' browsing histories. The company affirmed it would not share sensitive web data without opt-in consent from consumers.

TECH April 1, 2017

BlackBerry CEO Hints At An Upcoming Android-Powered Tablet

A BlackBerry partner may be working on an Android-powered tablet. The company's CEO John Chen hinted at the prospect of a new tablet at BlackBerry’s fourth quarter earnings call.

TECH April 1, 2017

You Can Now Search Public Stories On Snapchat: Here’s How To Use The New Feature

Snapchat has launched a search feature for Our Stories, letting people comb through the trove of submissions globally. The feature will leverage an algorithm in order to determine the content and theme of a video and index it accordingly.

TECH April 1, 2017

Pornhub, YouPorn Promise Increased Internet Security Amid Congress Privacy Protection Repeal

Both Pornhub and YouPorn have beefed up their internet privacy protection with HTTPS encryption. The switch comes at a time of mounting outrage against the recent repeal of internet privacy rules the FCC set last year.

TECH April 1, 2017

iPhone 7s, iPhone 7s Plus, And iPhone 8 Expected To Have True Tone Display Like iPad Pro

The next-gen iPhones are expected to boast a True Tone display like the iPad Pro. This feature would allow the devices to detect the ambient lights and auto adjust the screen brightness.

TECH April 1, 2017

Android Wear 2.0 Rolling Out To Five More Smartwatches

The Android Wear 2.0 update is being rolled out to five more smartwatches. The Polar M600, the Nixon Mission, the Fossil Q Wander, the Fossil Q Marshal, and Michael Kors Access are being updated to the latest smartwatch OS.

TECH April 1, 2017

High School Student Wins Doodle4Google Competition With Her Vision Of A Diverse, Peaceful Society

This year’s Doodle4Google winner is one that illustrates how humans can learn to love one another, regardless of their race, gender, ethnicity, and religion. The winner, a high school student form Connecticut, had her illustration featured on Google’s home page.

TECH April 1, 2017

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