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Apple Drops $99 Data Migration Fee For Transferring Old Data To New Macs

Having an Apple Store professional transfer data to a newly purchased or repaired Mac is now completely free. The policy change took effect on April 2.

Tech April 10, 2019

AT&T Officially Rolls Out 5G To More Cities, Is Yours Included?

Users in seven new cities, assuming they live in cities under coverage, can now take advantage of AT&T’s 5G network. Sadly, the only device with support right now is the Netgear 5G hotspot.

Tech April 10, 2019

Huawei Wants To Sell Its 5G Modems — Just To Apple, Though

The notion of Apple buying 5G modems from Huawei seems impossible. But for Apple, it’s either this or waiting for Intel to complete its 5G modems.

Tech April 9, 2019

Rumored 16-Inch MacBook Won’t Arrive Until Next Year, Says Ming-Chi Kuo

Apple’s rumored 16-inch MacBook isn’t due until next year or possibly 2021, says Ming-Chi Kuo. His other prediction, a 31.6-inch display, is still apparently on track for 2019, though.

Tech April 9, 2019

Snapchat Rebuilds Its Android App: What This Means For Users

The Snapchat app for Android has just been rebuilt. Now it should offer a faster and lag-free experience to users and timelier updates in the foreseeable future.

Tech April 9, 2019

Twitter Cuts Maximum Follows In A Day From 1,000 To 400

Twitter users are now limited to following 400 people in a day in a move to crack down on spammers, down from the previous 1,000. Some are asking why Twitter chose this number, however.

Tech April 9, 2019

Samsung Reportedly Planning Multiple Galaxy Note 10 Models

A new rumor says Samsung might release a total of four Galaxy Note 10 variants. Two will be 5G-enabled, and the rest would just feature LTE.

Tech April 9, 2019

Microsoft Releases First Preview Of Its Chromium-based Microsoft Browser

Early impressions say Chromium-based Edge performs better than Google Chrome on Windows 10. In the future, Microsoft might add Fluent Design tweaks and existing Edge features such as inking and setting aside tabs.

Tech April 9, 2019

Amazon Fire TV Stick 4K Now Supports Miracast With Latest Software Update

Amazon has decided to bring back Miracast support for some reason, now rolling out to Fire TV Stick 4K owners. Hopefully you’re device still supports the old screen mirroring standard, though.

Tech April 8, 2019

Android Q Will Reportedly Include 3D Touch Feature Called ‘Deep Press’

Google might make pressure-sensitive actions standard in Android Q. Documentation reveals a feature called Deep Press, but it’s not clear yet which phones will support it if it does get released.

Tech April 8, 2019

Google Assistant Search Results Now Gives You More Visual Information

When you search for stocks, Google Assistant will now show you a performance graph plus a bunch of other things to make search results more dynamic at a glance. No word yet on when this might roll out to iOS, though.

Tech April 8, 2019

Alexa, What's My Blood Sugar? Amazon Voice Assistant Can Now Handle Your Medical Information

Amazon announced that it will add medical skills to Alexa, its virtual assistant. These new skills are expected to make healthcare services more convenient and accessible to customers.

Tech April 8, 2019

Microsoft Ditches ‘Safely Remove USB’ Requirement — Just Pull It Out

No need to Safely Remove USB from Windows 10 devices anymore. Microsoft has defaulted to Quick Removal instead of Better Performance for all external devices.

Tech April 8, 2019

Sprint Subscribers Report Samsung Galaxy S10, Galaxy S8, And Galaxy Note 8 Connection Issues

Sprint customers say they are experiencing connection problems on the Galaxy S10. Others also say they can't connect to LTE on their Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus, and Galaxy Note 8 after updating to Android 9 Pie.

Tech April 8, 2019

Netflix Is Dropping Apple AirPlay Support Due To 'Technical Limitations'

Netflix no longer natively supports Apple AirPlay because of 'technical limitations.' The company says it's because AirPlay is going to be compatible with third-party devices and prevent it from distinguishing them.

Tech April 8, 2019

Samsung Galaxy S10's Ultrasonic Fingerprint Reader Gets Tricked By A 3D-Printed Copy

A user has tricked the Samsung Galaxy S10's in-display ultrasonic fingerprint reader. To bypass the smartphone's security measure, they only had to use a 3D-printed copy of their fingerprint.

Tech April 7, 2019

Twitter Tests New Labeling System To Distinguish An ‘Author’ From ‘Mentioned’ Tweets

As part of a test, Twitter is adding three new label called 'Author,' 'Mentioned,' and 'Following' to make following conversations easier. The Author label replaces the previous 'Original Tweeter' tag.

Tech April 6, 2019

Google Maps Gets Another Useful Waze Feature With Traffic Slowdown Reporting

Traffic slowdown now appears as an option within the incident report feature on Google Maps for Android. No word yet on whether it’ll also arrive for iOS folks.

Tech April 6, 2019

Google Is Forcing Ads On Android TV Owners: Here’s How To Disable Them

Google’s latest pilot program for Android TV shows ads without warning, users report. Some have figured out a workaround to get rid of the pesky ads.

Tech April 6, 2019

Apple Music Now Has More Paying US Subscribers Than Spotify

Apple overtakes Spotify in terms of paid subscriber count, at least in the United States. There’s plenty to do before it becomes the kind of music streaming globally, however.

Tech April 6, 2019

Apple Might Be Separating Apple Music, Podcasts, And More From iTunes App

Standalone versions of Apple Music, Podcasts, and more might be released for macOS, according to a noted developer. They’re apparently part of Apple’s Project Marzipan iOS-to-macOS initiative.

Tech April 6, 2019

Google May Have Leaked Pixel 3a, Pixel 3a XL Specs And Release Date

Profile entries of 'sargo' and 'bonito' have been added to the Google Play Developer Console, along with specs and a potential release date. These code names are believed to refer to the Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL.

Tech April 5, 2019

Boeing Acknowledges Sensor Malfunction In Ethiopian Plane Crash

American aircraft maker Boeing said a glitch in its flight sensor played a role in the crashing of an Ethiopian Airlines flight in March. The company promised to release a software fix to prevent similar incidents from happening again.

Tech April 6, 2019

Microsoft Windows 10 May 2019 Update Gives Users More Control Over Updates

Microsoft is about to roll out its May 2019 update for Windows 10. It will allow users to decide whether to install future updates as soon as they become available or to stave it off in the meantime.

Tech April 5, 2019

Palm Phone Now Available As Standalone Device For $199

Consumers can now buy a standalone version of the Palm Phone through Verizon. It has the same features as the companion smartphone but has its own phone number and data plan.

Tech April 5, 2019

Oregon College Students Tricked Apple Into Replacing Fake iPhones From China

Apple lost nearly $1 million after replacing more than 1,400 counterfeit iPhones with new ones. Two Chinese students from Oregon were charged with wire fraud, trafficking counterfeit goods, and submitting false and misleading information on export declaration.

Tech April 6, 2019

Snap Games Platform Launches With 6 Titles: Here's How To Play Snapchat Games

Snap's own gaming platform Snap Games is officially here. The service is debuting with six titles off the bat, one of which is a first-party title called 'Bitmoji Party.'

Tech April 5, 2019

AI Experts Call On Amazon To Stop Selling Rekognition Facial Recognition Software To Police

AI scholars have rallied behind an MIT researcher who revealed a major glitch in Amazon's facial recognition software. The issue lies in the alleged inability of Rekognition to properly detect the faces of women of color.

Tech April 5, 2019

Verizon's Samsung Galaxy S10 5G Gets A May 16 Release Date: Report

A new report says that the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G will be available from Verizon on May 16. It corroborates a previous rumor of the expected release date.

Tech April 4, 2019

Jeff Bezos Ex-Wife Now World's 4th Richest Woman With $35 Billion In Amazon Stock From Divorce Settlement

MacKenzie Bezos becomes the world's fourth richest woman as she and ex-husband Jeff Bezos split their shares in Amazon. Find out the details of one of the most expensive divorce settlements ever here.

Tech April 5, 2019

Amazon Is Launching An Alexa-Powered AirPods Competitor: Report

According to a new report, Amazon is set to roll out a pair of wireless Alexa-powered earbuds. It's said to work and look like Apple's AirPods.

Tech April 4, 2019

Netflix Price Hike Confirmed: Here’s How Much You’ll Be Paying Beginning May

Netflix’s basic, standard, and premium plans will be a little bit more pricey starting on May. The revenue will be used to fund more films and shows, says Netflix.

Tech April 4, 2019

Powerbeats Pro Now Official: Apple H1-Powered Wireless Buds Ship This May For $250

Beats by Dre’s Powerbeats Pro is coming in May for $250, complete with an Apple H1 chip onboard. It supports Fast Fuel and comes with a charging case.

Tech April 4, 2019

Want A Galaxy S10? Samsung Will Give You $200 Off If You Trade In Any Working Phone

Here’s an easy way to get $200: send your old phone to Samsung. You can only use that credit on one of the three Galaxy S10 devices, though.

Tech April 4, 2019

Android Q Beta 2 Debuts Multitasking Bubbles, Prepares For Foldable Phones

On the newest Android Q beta, Bubbles multitasking treats all apps, not just Messenger, like Chat Heads. The update also includes a foldable screen emulator for developers.

Tech April 4, 2019

It's Official: Google's Call Screen Is Heading To The Motorola One And Moto G7 Phones

The Motorola One and Moto G7 family are getting Google's Call Screen. Motorola is rolling out the feature as part of its Digital Wellbeing program that aims to help users develop healthier phone habits.

Tech April 4, 2019

Google Duplex Is Rolling Out To Non-Pixel Smartphones And iPhones

Google has begun expanding Duplex's range of supported devices. Now more non-Pixel Android devices and iPhones with the Google Assistant app installed are compatible with the automated calling feature.

Tech April 3, 2019

Downloading Pirated 'Game Of Thrones' Puts Your Computer At Risk Of Malware

Kaspersky Lab is cautioning the public about downloading the upcoming final season of "Game of Thrones" through illegal means. Pirated downloads of popular TV shows were one of the most common sources of malware infections in 2018.

Tech April 4, 2019

Chinese Woman Yujing Zhang Arrested At Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club Carrying Thumb Drive With Malware

Thirty-two-year-old Chinese national Yujing Zhang tried to enter Pres. Donald Trump's Palm Beach club over the weekend. Secret Service agents retrieved from her four cell phones, a laptop, an external hard drive, and a thumb device with malicious malware.

Tech April 3, 2019

Microsoft’s Chromium Browser Might Support 4K Netflix Streaming

Right now, only Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 supports true 4K streaming on Netflix. But that could change soon with Microsoft’s Chromium-based browser, which will launch in beta soon.

Tech April 3, 2019

Google, Walmart Team Up To Let Users Buy Groceries With Google Assistant

Walmart adds Google Assistant as a shopping option seemingly to take on Amazon. What’s great is Walmart Voice Order uses information from your previous purchases to predict what you’re trying to buy.

Tech April 3, 2019

Nokia X71 Boasts Punch-Hole Display, 48-Megapixel Shooter, But You Can’t Buy It

The Nokia X71 has some pretty compelling specs for a midrange device. Launching exclusively in Taiwan and China, it might hit Western market under different branding.

Tech April 3, 2019

Google's Call Screen Might Go Beyond Pixel Phones And Arrive On Nokia, Motorola Android One Smartphones

Google might be planning to roll out Call Screen to Android One phones made by Nokia and Motorola. That means the anti-spam feature may expand beyond the Pixel family soon.

Tech April 3, 2019

Google Inbox Is Officially Dead: 4 Great Alternatives If You Don't Like Gmail

As promised, Google has finally killed Inbox after first launching it in 2014. If you don’t particularly like Gmail, here are other options to try.

Tech April 3, 2019

Verizon's New Plan Provides Mobile Data To Kids, 'Smart Family Premium' Parental Controls To Parents

Verizon is introducing a new data plan for parents concerned with their kids' online safety. Called 'Just Kids,' the mobile plan includes 5 GB of data and a subscription to Smart Family Premium parental controls.

Tech April 2, 2019

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