Apple announces plans to acquire digital magazine service Texture

Apple has stated several times that it is a company that encourages freedom of speech and entertainment, which leads to the acquisition of Texture . In 2014, Apple acquired the company behind TestFlight, a service that provides app beta deplo... More..

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Self-Flying Air Taxi Tested in New Zealand
by | Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Self-Flying Air Taxi Tested in New Zealand

Christchurch mayor Lianne Dalziel says the project is a ideal fit with the city's commitment to becoming carbon neutral. "This aircraft represents the evolution of the transport eco system to one that respond...More..

Philips Hue Outdoor Smart Lights Coming in July
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Philips Hue Outdoor Smart Lights Coming in July

Philips is taking its Hue smart lights outside with its new luminary, spot, and pillar post products. The new range joins the same ecosystem and communicates via ZigBee using the Philips Hue Hub. The entire...More..

State of Decay 2 release date and pricing announced
by | Wednesday, March 07, 2018

State of Decay 2 release date and pricing announced

The game will release on May 22 for $29.99, with an Ultimate Edition costing players $49.99. The major changes State of Decay 2 will introduce include a switch to Unreal Engine 4 and support for four play...More..

Weather warning for Donegal downgraded to Orange
by | Sunday, March 04, 2018

Weather warning for Donegal downgraded to Orange

The NECG said the impact of the storm varied across the country, noting: "People need to take account of circumstances locally before deciding to venture outdoors or undertake journeys". All flights in and out ...More..

IOC debates Russia's Olympic fate as clock ticks
by | Monday, February 26, 2018

IOC debates Russia's Olympic fate as clock ticks

Now a second athlete from the Olympic Athletes of Russia team (competing instead of the banned Team Russia - complicated, this) at the 2018 Winter Olympics has tested positive for a banned substance . An IOC...More..

Apple reportedly releasing new AirPods 'as soon as this year'
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Apple reportedly releasing new AirPods 'as soon as this year'

It's one reason for you to wait. We're assuming that Apple will make this new chip even more power efficient to take on the extra battery demands of an always-listening Siri . Any further enhancement, whethe...More..

Los Angeles sheriff's officials brief media on thwarted school attack plot
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Los Angeles sheriff's officials brief media on thwarted school attack plot

The weapons were found in the home unsecured near the loaded magazines, according to the deputy. His name was not released because he is a minor. One of the rifles wasn't registered, which is a felony in Calif...More..

Messenger Kids finally makes its way to Android devices in the US
by | Friday, February 16, 2018

Messenger Kids finally makes its way to Android devices in the US

Facebook recently launched Messenger Kids but it was only for iOS devices and Amazon Fire tablets. You can download the Messenger Kids app in the Google Play Store . Most experts who vetted Facebook's ...More..

Crypto-Mining Malware Found on 4000+ Sites
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Crypto-Mining Malware Found on 4000+ Sites

After digging for more information, he found that every webpage on the website was compromised by a Coinhive script loaded from a third-party library, not by some code hosted by ICO themselves. The malicious ...More..

Facebook's new Lists feature focuses on more personal posts
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Facebook's new Lists feature focuses on more personal posts

The launch of Lists represents Facebook's latest attempt to get people to post more personal updates to the site, and engage with more content. Dubbed "Lists", the feature allows the creation of attractive ...More..

HTC's smartphone head steps down following on from Google acquisition
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

HTC's smartphone head steps down following on from Google acquisition

Chang previously worked at Motorola and Goldman Sachs before joining HTC as CFO in 2012. "We can confirm Chialin Chang has resigned from his position as President of the Smartphone and Connected Device...More..

Elon Musk's cherry red Tesla Roadster spotted 'zooming' in space
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Elon Musk's cherry red Tesla Roadster spotted 'zooming' in space

SpaceX's third ship, named Just Read the Instructions , is now operational at the West Coast is used for rocket launches from Vandenberg Air Force Base. SpaceX's rockets tend to get all the attention, especi...More..

NASA'S New Horizons probe snaps farthest image from Earth
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

NASA'S New Horizons probe snaps farthest image from Earth

But they're arguably among the most unbelievable photographic images ever. NASA said in a statement that New Horizons snapped a picture of a group of stars known as the "Wishing Well" when the spacecraf...More..

Why The Latest Snapchat Update Has The Internet Going TF Off
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

Why The Latest Snapchat Update Has The Internet Going TF Off

These ephemeral stories appeared for 24 hours before they are permanently deleted from the messenger. Yet, in addition, the Snapchat Stories will also be available there. Note: Rooted Android smartphones will...More..

Sonos Pokes Fun at Apple's Homepod Launch
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Sonos Pokes Fun at Apple's Homepod Launch

If you made a decision to forgo the Apple HomePod because of its price, there's good news for you. But earlier this week, my optimism subsided after spending a bit more time with the HomePod. "I think S...More..

Apple says DON'T fear about leaked source code - experts say DO
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Apple says DON'T fear about leaked source code - experts say DO

An anonymous leak of iOS source code to GitHub won't impact the security of iPhone users, Apple said. The code leaked onto GitHub claims to be designed for iOS 9 but much of it is likely to be found...More..

Google Drive now enables users to comment on Microsoft files
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

Google Drive now enables users to comment on Microsoft files

According to a report from The Verge, Google is tweaking the way users can comment within Google's G Suite productivity tools. What's more, comments made in Drive Preview can now be exported to the unde...More..

New Research Reveals Britain's Oldest Ancestor Had Dark Skin and Blue Eyes
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

New Research Reveals Britain's Oldest Ancestor Had Dark Skin and Blue Eyes

Scientists call it the chemical of life. Researchers from the museum extracted DNA from the 10,000 year-old skeleton - the oldest fully preserved skeleton in the United Kingdom - and passed it to scientists...More..

Apple says it sees 'sturdy demand' for substitute iPhone batteries
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Apple says it sees 'sturdy demand' for substitute iPhone batteries

While the letter contains little new information, Apple does touch upon how it may handle customers who already paid full price for battery replacements. "Once we verified that the feature was effective in ...More..

Mets sign Todd Frazier to a two-year deal
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Mets sign Todd Frazier to a two-year deal

The Athletic was the first to report the free agency signing. Frazier, who turns 32 next week, was traded from the White Sox to the Yankees last summer and the Yanks were reportedly interested in bringin...More..

Amazon is removing ads from the lock screen on Prime Exclusive phones
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Amazon is removing ads from the lock screen on Prime Exclusive phones

Almost two years ago, Amazon launched its Prime Exlusive program with discounted prices on smartphones for those who accepted lockscreen ads and offers . Starting tomorrow, February 7, all phones on the Amaz...More..

Ozone layer keeps thinning out despite decades of protection
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Ozone layer keeps thinning out despite decades of protection

The ozone layer is recovering over Antarctica but thinning over highly populated areas, potentially exposing more than a billion people to harmful radiation, researchers have warned. "To enable predictions of...More..

Cellphone radiation poses no real harm to humans, new research says
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Cellphone radiation poses no real harm to humans, new research says

The 10-year, $25 million toxicological studies are the most comprehensive assessments to date of health effects and exposure to radio frequency radiation in rats and mice , according to the online notice from ...More..

Trans Mountain expansion will be built, Trudeau says
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Trans Mountain expansion will be built, Trudeau says

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley has called that an unconstitutional attempt to get around federal approval of the Kinder Morgan project, which would triple the capacity of the pipeline and increase the number of ...More..