The Federal Trade Commission is cracking down on companies that condition the warranty coverage to use specific parts or services. The FTC warned six major companies to stop such practices because they're illegal.
Business Tech April 12, 2018
More information surfaced regarding the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 9 from two different sources. The latest leaks point to an increase in the new model's display and battery size.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 12, 2018
AnTuTu benchmark scores were just leaked for the purported Huawei Mate 20 and they're unprecedented. Based on this leak, the upcoming Huawei flagship will beat even the iPhone X or the Galaxy S9+ by a wide margin.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 12, 2018
Instagram is currently testing a new feature called Nametags, which would allow people to create custom images so that finding and adding others is easier. Nametags would work like Snapchat's QR friend codes.
Apps/Software April 11, 2018
The OnePlus 3, OnePlus 3T, OnePlus 5, and OnePlus 5T all have new Oreo-based beta builds available and get the latest April security patch from Google. Other improvements include a new card package, various UI tweaks, and other improvements.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 11, 2018
The Pokémon Company announced the availability of a new electric-type monster in 'Pokémon Ultra Sun' and 'Ultra Moon.' Called Zeraora, the Pokémon can be as fast as a lightning strike at max speed, and has some neat skills.
Video Games April 10, 2018
Apple has been collaborating with the (RED) foundation to fight against HIV/ AIDS and it's getting ready for another launch. According to reports, the company is about to launch iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus (PRODUCT) RED Editions.
Apple April 9, 2018
Facebook went under fire for scanning users' conversations on Messenger, but it reportedly has a good reason for it. The company says Facebook Messenger values users' privacy, but it does monitor certain types of content to keep things clean.
Apps/Software April 6, 2018
Amanda and Sara Eldritch, the twins who became famous after undergoing deep brain stimulation surgery for their OCD, were found dead with gunshot wounds. Authorities believe it was a suicide pact.
Public Health April 5, 2018
Tinder gave video options a try with two-second looping clips, but availability is limited for now. The feature is still in testing, available only to some users in select markets.
Apps/Software April 5, 2018
An active shooter at the YouTube headquarters injured three people and killed herself. Google CEO Sunda Pichai, as well as the CEOs of YouTube, Apple, Twitter, and others, expressed their regrets and support to those affected by this tragedy.
Google April 4, 2018
Snapchat is getting new features, including support for video chats with up to 16 people. Users will also be able to tag others in Snapchat Stories, so here's what you need to know.
Apps/Software April 3, 2018
Scammers abused cryptocurrency mining extensions to trick unsuspecting users, so Google was taking action. The Chrome Web Store no longer allowed such extensions and removed existing ones.
Google April 3, 2018
Two new legendary Gen 3 Pokémon are now available in 'Pokémon GO' - the twins Latios and Latias from 'Ruby and Sapphire.' Here's when and where to catch each of them for a limited time.
Video Games April 3, 2018
A few select developers have reportedly received the first Magic Leap One units but under tight scrutiny. Developers must commit to locking the headsets in a safe when not in use.
Gadgets March 31, 2018
A new GoPro Hero is now available for purchase, and it's the company's cheapest camera yet. At $199, however, the new Hero camera does make some notable compromises.
Gadgets March 30, 2018
'No Man's Sky' is finally breaking PlayStation 4 console exclusivity and hitting the Xbox One this summer. At the same time, the game will also get its biggest update yet, called 'Sky NEXT.'
Video Games March 30, 2018
Sony has discounted PlayStation VR bundles in the United States and in Europe, with the new prices taking into effect on March 29. The new discounts shave $100 off the previous MSRP, bringing the starting price down to $299.99.
Video Games March 29, 2018
Facebook's data collection scandal keeps making waves and it's unlikely to die down anytime soon. In the wake of the scandal, Playboy deleted its Facebook accounts and suspended all activity on the social network.
Internet March 29, 2018
Huawei has been having some troubles in the United States according to recent reports, and it's not over. Best Buy is reportedly dropping Huawei phones, phasing them out over the next few weeks.
Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 22, 2018