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Is Your 1440p Monitor Actually A 4K Display?

Gamers, beware: some manufacturers are allegedly disguising downscaled 4K monitors as 1440p panels to cut costs. It’s not clear how common the practice is, but customers should still check their monitor’s specs just to be sure.

Tech June 26, 2018

Venmo Launches Its Own Debit Card: Here’s How To Get One

Venmo is literally coming to your wallet. The PayPal-owned company just rolled out a line of physical Mastercard-powered debit cards, and though they’re still in limited release, Venmo is working quickly to get them out.

Tech June 26, 2018

Microsoft Edge For iOS And Android Gets Built-In Ad Blocker

Ad blocking is finally coming to Microsoft Edge for Android and iOS. At the moment, Microsoft is testing the new feature with beta users, but a full, stable rollout is expected soon.

Tech June 26, 2018

Google Classroom Update Adds New Features, Makes It Harder To Cheat On Quizzes

Google announced exciting changes coming to Classroom, as an upcoming update will add several new features. Among the highlights, teachers will be able to create Google Form Quizzes and block students' access to other things.

Tech June 26, 2018

OpenAI Bots Now Able To Beat Humans In DOTA 2 Team Matches: Breakthrough For Artificial Intelligence

OpenAI developed AI-powered bots that are now able to beat humans in 5-on-5 'Dota 2' matches. Known as the OpenAI Five, the bots will take on the best 'Dota 2' players in the world in this year's The International.

Tech June 26, 2018

3 New Apple Audio Gadgets, Including New AirPods, That Will Be Released By 2019

Apple is going to release an updated version of the AirPods in 2019 with new features. It will also release an updated HomePod and new over-the-ear headphones.

Tech June 25, 2018

Microsoft And Razer Team Up To Develop A Keyboard And Mouse For Xbox One

Plans have leaked regarding a potential collaboration between Microsoft and game manufacturer Razer Inc. The two companies are working on building a keyboard and mouse for Xbox One users.

Tech June 25, 2018

Google Pixel Smartwatch Running Wear OS: What To Expect

Google is working on at least one Wear OS-powered Pixel smartwatch expected to debut this fall alongside the Pixel 3 line and new Pixel Buds. Here's what we know so far.

Tech June 27, 2018

'Your Time On Facebook Feature' Found Hidden On Android App Code: Will It Roll Out Soon?

A new time-management feature called “Your Time on Facebook” is in development at Facebook. The feature allows users to see how much time they’re spending on the social media platform.

Tech June 27, 2018

Android Oreo For BlackBerry KEYone: Here's When You Can Expect The Update

Blackberry KEYone owners confirmed that a small update is now available for their devices. The software changelog revealed that it is intended to prepare the units for Android 8.0 Oreo.

Tech June 27, 2018

AT&T Employees Allegedly Pressured By Managers To Sell DirecTV Now Using Unethical Sales Tactics

Former AT&T employees revealed that they were pressured by managers to use questionable tactics to sell subscriptions to the company's streaming service DirecTV Now. They claim that the unethical sales tactics led to consumers paying for unexpected charges.

Tech June 27, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S10 Rumors: Bye Bye, Iris Scanner — Hello 3D Face Recognition And In-Display Fingerprint Sensor

A new report says the Galaxy S10 will do away with its iris scanner and get a much better 3D facial recognition module. Plus, it’ll also have an in-display fingerprint scanner, something Samsung fans have long been asking for.

Tech June 25, 2018

OnePlus 6 Users Report Battery Drain Issues Following Oxygen 5.1.8 Update

OnePlus users took to OnePlus forums to complain that their devices are facing battery issues after the latest OTA update. OnePlus rolled out the OxygenOS 5.1.8 update across many of its devices last week.

Tech June 25, 2018

Should You Jailbreak Your iPhone? Apple Vehemently Says No In Updated Support Page

Apple quietly refreshed an official support page to issue a stern warning against jailbreaking iPhones. Apple outlined the risks of unauthorized modifications to the iOS, but will that be enough to deter iPhone owners from jailbreaking?

Tech June 26, 2018

Xiaomi Unveils Mi Pad 4: Tablets Are Still Alive!

Are tablets dead? Not yet, Xiaomi says. The company’s new Mi Pad 4 is an inexpensive 8-incher with an IPS display, a decent amount of RAM, and an option to include LTE connectivity.

Tech June 25, 2018

Tesla To Start Charging For ‘Premium’ Internet On New Vehicles: Will You Be Affected?

Tesla will start charging customers for internet connectivity on their electric vehicles. Existing owners are exempt from the new pricing, however, while those who buy a Tesla vehicle after July 1 will have to choose between free or premium tiers.

Tech June 26, 2018

With The Snapdragon 1000, Qualcomm Gets More Serious About The PC Market

Qualcomm is allegedly developing a new chip specifically built for PCs called the Snapdragon 1000. Even Qualcomm knows its smartphone reign might not last forever.

Tech June 25, 2018

World’s Tiniest Computer Is Much Smaller Than A Grain Of Rice

Scientists devised the world’s smallest computer with a minuscule size of 0.3 x 0.3. mm. The microdevice could potentially be used as an implant to help doctors detect tumors and develop new cancer treatments.

Tech June 25, 2018

Apple Responds To Discovery Of iOS Vulnerability That Allows iPhone Brute Force Hack

A security researcher claimed that he found an iOS vulnerability that allows hackers to guess an iPhone's passcode through brute force, which is basically trying all possible combinations. Apple issued a response to the alleged exploit.

Tech June 25, 2018

Microsoft Bing Visual Search Now Lets You Point Your Smartphone Camera At Something And Find It Online

Microsoft's answer to Google Lens is Bing visual search, and it allows users to snap a photo of something and look for it online. Here's how it works and what you can do with it.

Tech June 24, 2018

Tesla Might Let You Help Build Cars, Sort Of

Elon Musk took to Twitter to reveal that he's considering allowing car owners to build their own Tesla vehicles. The Tesla CEO is thinking about offering a factory tour where owners can help build part of the vehicle.

Tech June 23, 2018

Tinder Wants To Save You From Swiping Endlessly With New Tinder Picks Feature

Tinder introduced a new feature called 'Tinder Picks' that allows users to find compatible matches who fit their particular interests based on career, hobbies, activities, and more. However, the feature is only available to Gold subscribers.

Tech June 24, 2018

Adobe AI Can Tell If Someone Alters, Manipulates An Image

Adobe’s image editing tool Photoshop is used to alter images, often to the point that it becomes difficult to differentiate between what’s real and what’s not. Thankfully, Adobe is working on an artificial intelligence program that can detect fake images.

Tech June 23, 2018

You Can Now Share Snap Spectacles Videos In Non-Circular Format

New video formats arrive on Snap Inc.’s hip Spectacles, allowing users to export their content to orientations other than a plain circle. The update is slowly rolling out to both iOS and Android users.

Tech June 24, 2018

A 30-Year-Old San Francisco Man Claims His Amazon Alexa Says, 'All I See Is People Dying'

A man in San Francisco reported that his Alexa said a creepy comment on his Amazon Echo. This is one of many incidents in 2018 when users have heard odd things from Alexa.

Tech June 23, 2018

Reddit Is Testing A ‘News’ Tab In Its iOS App

Coming soon to Reddit: a dedicated news tab. Following an alpha release in May, the website has now rolled the feature out into beta, and early feedback seems to be encouraging.

Tech June 24, 2018

Apple Is Offering Free Repairs For MacBooks With Broken Keyboards

Apple is offering an extended keyboard repair program for MacBook owners suffering from issues with their butterfly-style keyboards. It covers all MacBooks purchased not more than four years ago.

Tech June 23, 2018

Moto E5 Supra With A Beastly 5,000 mAh Battery Launches On Cricket Wireless

Cricket Wireless launched a new budget-friendly device, introducing the $179.99 Moto E5 Supra with a massive 5,000 mAh battery. Here's what else it has to offer.

Tech June 23, 2018

Apple And Samsung Back Standard For Opening Car Doors With Smartphones, Not Keys

The Car Connectivity Consortium is a group that brings together car makers and tech companies. It announced new technology that sets the standard for opening car doors with a smartphone.

Tech June 22, 2018

Facebook Brings Kid-Friendly App Messenger Kids To Peru And Canada

Facebook is expanding its Messenger Kids app to Canada and Peru. The Messenger Kids app will come in two different languages and give kids a chance to connect with family members on social media.

Tech June 22, 2018

Uber Backup Driver Watched ‘The Voice’ Before Autonomous Vehicle Killed Pedestrian, Police Say

The Tempe Police Department released a 318-page report that focused on a March 2018 accident that involved an Uber autonomous car crashing into a pedestrian. It turned out that the backup driver was streaming ‘The Voice.’

Tech June 22, 2018

Amazon Prime Day 2018 Leak Tips Big Sales On July 16: More Deals Than Black Friday?

Amazon's annual shopping bonanza is rapidly approaching, and it could start less than a month from now. A new leak tips the date of Amazon Prime Day 2018 for July 16, with a 36-hour sale.

Tech June 23, 2018

GarageBand Update Brings New Loops, Instruments, And Free Artist Lessons

Apple released a new update for its music creation software GarageBand. The new update brings a host of new sounds, loops, and instruments, and also offers Artist Lessons for free.

Tech June 23, 2018

Chevrolet Unveils 2019 Blazer, A Sport Crossover Positioned Between The Equinox And Traverse

Chevrolet confirmed that its new mid-size crossover SUV will join the Equinox and Traverse. The 2019 Blazer took a few design cues from other models in the brand's catalog.

Tech June 24, 2018

Amazon Fire TV Cube Features You'll Like And Not: Should You Spend $120 For This Entertainment Control Center?

Amazon announced the Fire TV Cube earlier this month. The device, which is essentially a Fire TV with a smart speaker and Alexa-integration, is now available for purchase for $119.99. Here's what you'll like/dislike about Amazon's latest offering:

Tech June 23, 2018

You Can Enjoy $6 Burgers At Creator, A Startup Restaurant Where Robots Cook For You

Creator announced that its automated kitchen staff makes fresh burgers for only $6. The owner confirmed that its robot chef prepares everything as soon as customers place their order.

Tech June 23, 2018

Apple Reportedly Thought Of Killing The Lightning Connector On iPhone X

Even though Apple’s wireless ambitions are high, to the point where it almost didn’t include a Lightning port on the iPhone X, questions still loom about Apple’s AirPower wireless charging pad, which is slated to be released this year.

Tech June 22, 2018

Facebook Messenger Can Now Translate Messages Between English And Spanish

Facebook Messenger now automatically translates Spanish and English messages, and more languages will be added soon. It’s powered by M suggestions, the company’s artificial intelligence-powered assistant platform.

Tech June 22, 2018

Introducing YouTube Premieres, Livestreaming That’s Not Really Live

YouTube Premieres allows creators to upload pre-recorded videos and premiere them as livestreams. This way, they can focus on engaging with their fans as they watch videos together.

Tech June 22, 2018

Google Home Now Supports ‘Continued Conversation’: No Need To Say ‘Hey’ Or ‘OK’ Every Time

Google Assistant now supports a feature called continued conversation, negating the need to say wake phrases for each command. It’s now rolling out to U.S. users and is only available in English for now.

Tech June 22, 2018

BlackBerry Key2 US Preorders Start Next Week, At $100 More Than The KeyOne

BlackBerry officially announced launch details for its new Key2 Android smartphone in the United States. The BlackBerry Key2 will go up for preorder on July 29, but it will cost $100 more than the KeyOne did at launch.

Tech June 22, 2018

Tesla Sues Former Employee For Allegedly Hacking Company Data And Leaking It To Media

Tesla has filed a lawsuit against former company technician Martin Tripp. The company accused Tripp of allegedly stealing vital company information and leaking it to both the press and third parties.

Tech June 21, 2018

Samsung Galaxy S9 And Galaxy S9 Plus Get New Sunrise Gold Color Option In US On June 24

Samsung is adding a new color option for its Galaxy S9 series in the United States. Starting June 24, interested customers will be able to get the smartphones in a Sunrise Gold avatar.

Tech June 21, 2018

Tesla Mobile App Allows Owners To Limit Car's Speed And Acceleration Remotely

Tesla's mobile app received a new software update that allows owners to control the car's speed and acceleration directly from the app. Owners can set the speed between 50 and 90 mph remotely.

Tech June 21, 2018

MyloBot Malware Can Take Control Of Your PC And You Won't Even Know It

Tom Nipravsky, a security researcher at Deep Instinct, discovered a new malware targeting Windows-based PCs called Mylobot. The botnet can not only gain control of one's computer but also avoid detection thanks to its advanced evasion techniques.

Tech June 21, 2018

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