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Galaxy S10 Users: Here’s How To Claim Spotify Premium, YouTube Premium For Free

New Galaxy S10 owners can get six months Spotify Premium and four months of YouTube Premium free of charge. Only if they’re in the United States, though.

Tech March 9, 2019

Qualcomm Seeks $31 Million In Damages In Apple Patent Case

Qualcomm and Apple are heading back to the courtroom once again, this time over the iPhone maker's alleged infringement of the chipmaker's intellectual property. Qualcomm is seeking $31 million in damages from Apple.

Tech March 9, 2019

Valve Lays Off 13 Employees Including Engineers Working In VR

Valve has fired 13 employees who were believed to be working as part of its VR team. The gaming company, however, said the layoffs do not represent major changes within the company.

Tech March 8, 2019

Google Chrome Update Patches Actively Exploited Zero-Day Vulnerabilities

Google has discovered a zero-day vulnerability in a patch for Chrome version 72.0.3626.121. The company believes the flaw was used to launch malicious attacks on vulnerable systems.

Tech March 8, 2019

Leica Q2 Could Be The Ultimate Compact Camera With Ability To Capture 47 MP Photos And 4K Videos

Leica has unveiled its newest Q2 camera, rocking a slew of nifty features, such as the ability to capture 47 MP photos and 4K videos. However, it comes with a steep price.

Tech March 8, 2019

Instagram And Chill? Alleged New Feature Could Let You Watch Videos With Friends While Apart

How can Instagram glue more eyes to smartphones? Well, by making people watch content together, of course. Unearthed code reveals a new 'co-watch' feature, which would let users do exactly that.

Tech March 8, 2019

Disney Streaming Service To Offer All Disney Movies Ever Made, Says CEO Bob Iger

'Snow White,' 'Cinderella,' 'Frozen,' and every single Disney movie ever released will be included in the Disney+ streaming service shortly after launching. Say goodbye to the Disney Vault.

Tech March 8, 2019

Google Assistant's Continued Conversation Feature Now Works On Smart Displays

Continued Conversation is coming to Assistant-powered Smart Displays, such as the Google Home Hub and Lenovo Smart Display. The feature has been available in Home smart speakers since June, and now it's rolling out to more devices.

Tech March 7, 2019

Ordering From Ticketmaster Using Voice Commands? Alexa's Got Your Back

Ticketmaster teamed up with Alexa to help fans buy tickets online. With certain voice commands, users can now search for events and book the tickets right away.

Tech March 8, 2019

Facebook Messenger Bug Exposed Contacts You Had Conversations With

A cybersecurity firm claims Facebook Messenger had a vulnerability that could reveal who users talked to. The security flaw was eventually fixed by Facebook.

Tech March 7, 2019

Google Launches Bolo Reading Tutor App For Kids In India

A language-learning app from Google is now available in India. Bolo, a reading tutor, helps school-age kids to read in Hindi and English and can be used even when offline.

Tech March 8, 2019

Don't Break Your Samsung Galaxy S10: iFixit Teardown Reveals It's A Pain To Repair

Samsung recently announced the Galaxy S10 lineup, and it was only a matter of time before it came into the hands of iFixit. After going through the company's teardown, it unfortunately scored a 3 out of 10 on the repairability scale.

Tech March 7, 2019

Google Makes Smart Compose Available To All Android Phones, Not Just Pixel 3

Smart Compose, once a Gmail feature exclusive to Pixel 3 handsets, comes to the rest of Android. Make sure to update Gmail to version 9.2.3 to try it out.

Tech March 7, 2019

Samsung Already Plans To Launch 2 More Foldable Phones After The Galaxy Fold

After unveiling the Galaxy Fold, Samsung is reportedly already planning to release two more foldable phones. One is said to fold vertically, and the other is believed to fold outward, like Huawei's Mate X.

Tech March 7, 2019

Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Can Now Get Repaired Via Google's Mail-In Service

Google's mail-in repair service now accepts the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Before this, owners of the latest Pixel phones had to turn to authorized walk-in shops to get them fixed.

Tech March 6, 2019

Corning Is Working On A Legit Bendable Glass For Foldable Phones

Apple supplier Corning is working on a bendable glass display. The Gorilla Glass maker says that making glass flexible means 'challenging the laws of physics.'

Tech March 6, 2019

Second-Generation Google Glass Enterprise Edition With USB-C, Improved Specs Seen In Leaked Photos

An alleged second generation of the Google Glass Enterprise Edition gets leaked in photos. If they're true, then a USB-C port is going to replace the magnetic charging system of the previous version.

Tech March 5, 2019

Huawei P30 Pro To Get 'Superzoom' Feature With 10x Optical Zoom

The upcoming Huawei P30 Pro will come with a Superzoom feature powered by periscope-style lenses. The company is poised to unveil the P30 lineup on March 26.

Tech March 6, 2019

Apple Store’s New Repair Policy Will Now Reportedly Fix iPhones With Third-Party Batteries

Apple is updating its store repair policy to include iPhones with third-party batteries. Previously, authorized service centers aren’t allowed to repair iPhones with third-party components.

Tech March 6, 2019

Rumor: Microsoft Developing Windows Lite For Dual-Screen And Low-Powered Devices

Windows Lite is reportedly Microsoft’s take on Chrome OS, which would power dual-screen devices and low-tier machines. There’s no telling when Microsoft could release it, however.

Tech March 5, 2019

Facebook Is Sharing Your Phone Number To Friends, Advertisers

Facebook is using phone numbers that users submitted for two-factor authentication as a way for them to be searchable on the platform. In response, Facebook said this practice isn’t new.

Tech March 5, 2019

Samsung Galaxy S10 Has 'The Most Color Accurate Display' DisplayMate Has Ever Tested

According to DisplayMate, the Samsung Galaxy S10 has 'the most color accurate display we have ever measured.' So much so that it's 'visually indistinguishable from perfect.'

Tech March 4, 2019

JetBlue Wants People To Wipe Their Instagram Posts For A Chance To Win Free Flights For A Year

JetBlue is giving away ‘free’ flights for a year to the lucky winners of its 'All You Can Jet' contest. However, contestants must clear their Instagram feed first to be qualified.

Tech March 5, 2019

Google Won’t Remove Controversial Saudi ‘Women Tracker’ App

Because it doesn’t violate any Play Store policies, Google said it won’t remove a controversial app called Absher, which lets Saudi men track women’s movements when traveling. Apple, meanwhile, says it’s still reviewing it.

Tech March 4, 2019

OnePlus 7 Leaked Renders Suggest Nearly Bezel-Less Display, Pop-Up Selfie Cam

New OnePlus 7 renders just surfaced, courtesy of trusted leakster OnLeaks and Pricebaba. Based on the leaked images, OnePlus 7 might have a pop-up front shooter and a three-camera setup at the back.

Tech March 4, 2019

Facebook Messenger Rolls Out Dark Mode: How To Activate The Hidden Option

Facebook Messenger dark mode is now available. However, it’s secretly hidden in the app and can only be accessed through sending a specific emoji to anyone.

Tech March 4, 2019

How To Set Up Google Clock To Play YouTube Music Or Pandora

Google Clock users can now set any song on Pandora and YouTube music as their alarm. Here’s why you might not want to do that, though.

Tech March 2, 2019

Amazon Reportedly Opening All-New Grocery Stores That Aren’t Whole Foods: Report

Amazon's new grocery stores will be spread out across the country and take on Walmart, Publix, and many other established retail locations. It’s not clear whether they’ll be cashier-less, as are Amazon Go stores.

Tech March 2, 2019

Samsung Galaxy S10 Durability Test: Ultrasonic Fingerprint Sensor Works Despite Scratches, But Not Cracks

The Samsung Galaxy S10 recently went official, and it was only a matter of time until it made its way to JerryRigEverything. In a durability test, he found out that the phone's ultrasonic fingerprint scanner can survive scratches.

Tech March 1, 2019

Motorola's Moto G7 Is Now On Google Fi

The latest smartphone to join Google Fi is Motorola's Moto G7. It's a low-cost device that has a lot to offer, and it's available for just $249 when activated on Fi.

Tech March 1, 2019

Bixby Button Remapping Now Available On Older Samsung Galaxy Phones, But There’s A Huge Catch

Older Samsung Galaxy handsets are now capable of remapping their physical Bixby keys to run a third-party app or trigger a quick command. Google Assistant is out of the question, unfortunately.

Tech March 1, 2019

There Might Soon Be A ‘Hide Tweet’ Option On Twitter

Twitter has confirmed that it’s working on a feature that lets users hide certain replies. Some, however, have expressed concern that the option might lead to censorship.

Tech March 1, 2019

This Could Be Apple's Solution To Prevent Its Foldable Phones From Breaking

The USPTO recently published a patent application from Apple, and it possibly has something to do with a foldable iPhone. In short, it shows a heating method that could prevent flexible screens from breaking.

Tech February 28, 2019

Huawei Made A Foldable Phone Like Samsung's Galaxy Fold, But Scrapped It Because It Was 'Not Good'

In making its Mate X foldable phone, Huawei went through multiple concepts and ended up with one similar to Samsung's Galaxy Fold. However, it scrapped that one because 'it was bad.'

Tech February 28, 2019

Samsung Is Including A Preinstalled Screen Protector For The Galaxy S10, S10 Plus

Samsung will be including free screen protectors when S10 and S10 Plus units ship out on March 8. It’s made of plastic, though, but it’ll surely work on the devices’ ultrasonic in-display scanner.

Tech March 1, 2019

Sony, Xiaomi Working With Light For Future Multi-Camera Phones

Xiaomi is working with Light on phones that can take DSLR-level photos. Sony, on the other hand, wants to integrate Light’s cameras with its image processing system.

Tech February 28, 2019

Apple Confirms Rumored Layoffs At Its Self-Driving Car Division Project Titan

Apple is letting go some of its employees under its autonomous vehicle program, Project Titan. The layoffs, which will mostly affect engineers, takes effect in mid April.

Tech February 28, 2019

Motorola Foldable Phone Confirmed, RAZR Design In The Cards

At the 2019 Mobile World Congress, Motorola has confirmed that it's working on a foldable phone. From the look of things, it could look a lot like a RAZR.

Tech February 27, 2019

Spotify Finally Comes To India, With On-Demand Songs Available On Free Tier

Spotify is now available in India. The music streaming platform offers a library of 40 million songs and support for different languages across the country plus on-demand music access to free-tier users.

Tech February 28, 2019

You Can Now Make Google Duo Video Calls On The Web

Google Duo is finally wherever users might need it to be. A web client for Google’s official video chat platform is live now in addition to being on Android, iOS, and Chrome OS.

Tech February 27, 2019

Facebook’s Patreon Clone Might Bleed Content Creators Dry With 30 Percent Fan Subscriptions Cut

Facebook wants to take 30 percent of total Fan Subscriptions profits, drawing criticism from creators. What takes the cake, however, is the suspect policies when it comes to content licensing.

Tech February 27, 2019

Confirmed: OnePlus 7 Won't Have Wireless Charging

OnePlus CEO Pete Lau says that the upcoming OnePlus 7 isn't going to have wireless charging. According to him, wireless charging is 'inferior,' so the company is sticking with wired chargers.

Tech February 26, 2019

Honor Foldable Phone Could Roll Out In 2020

Honor could release a foldable phone sometime during 2020. CEO George Zhao says that he's interested in the idea and that the company will 'find a way to make this.'

Tech February 26, 2019

USB 3.2 Is Here To Replace USB 3.1, And It's Confusing

The USB Implementers Forum or USB-IF has announced USB 3.2 at the 2019 Mobile World Congress. With the rollout of the new standard, the previous specifications USB 3.1 and USB 3.0 are getting rebranded.

Tech February 26, 2019

Swatch Sues Samsung For Allegedly Imitating Its Watch Face Designs

Swatch Group is suing Samsung over allegedly copied watch face designs. It is seeking more than $100 million in damages, accusing the South Korean company of 'unfair competition' and 'unfair business practices.'

Tech February 27, 2019

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