Twitter’s Jack Dorsey: ‘I don’t know enough’ about Myanmar

On

Twitter’s Jack Dorsey: ‘I don’t know enough’ about Myanmar SIPA USA/PA Images Twitter chief Jack Dorsey came under fire earlier this week when he posted a series of tone deaf tweets celebrating his recent birthday retreat in Myanmar, a country ravaged by…

Advertisements
2019 BMW M2 Competition: A driver’s car through and through

2019 BMW M2 Competition: A driver’s car through and through

On

2019 BMW M2 Competition: A driver’s car through and through Earlier this year, my colleague Jon Wong had a chance to drive the 2019 BMW M2 Competition on a race track in Spain. He came back raving about the car, concluding that,…

Facebook gave Lyft and others special access to user data

On

Facebook gave Lyft and others special access to user data Dado Ruvic / Reuters Since the Cambridge Analytica revelations came to light earlier this year, there’s been quite a bit of scrutiny on what companies Facebook has given user data to. And…

Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Keyboard Shortcuts

Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Keyboard Shortcuts

On

Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Keyboard Shortcuts In the beginning, there was the keyboard. If you wanted to issue a command to your computer, you typed it. Then came the Apple Macintosh, which popularized the mouse as standard equipment. No…

Over a third of online Black Friday purchases came from phones

On

Over a third of online Black Friday purchases came from phones Pattanaphong Khuankaew via Getty Images If you spent Black Friday hunting for deals on your smartphone, you’re not the only one. Adobe analysts have determined that just over a third (33.5…

The purple OnePlus 6T is coming to North America and Europe

On

The purple OnePlus 6T is coming to North America and Europe OnePlus When the OnePlus 6T launched earlier this month, buyers had two options when it came to color — a matte black and a glossy black. But soon, customers in North…

‘The Stanley Parable’ rewards you for not playing in five years

On

‘The Stanley Parable’ rewards you for not playing in five years The Stanley Parable If you played The Stanley Parable when it came out on October 17th, 2013, and haven’t picked it up since, you have just unlocked a brand new achievement….

Congress seeks more information on the Google+ data exposure

On

Congress seeks more information on the Google+ data exposure Since the Google+ data exposure came to light earlier this week, European regulatory authorities have announced investigations into the matter and a US Senator has called for an FTC probe. Now, the Senate…

Samsung’s Galaxy A9 is the first quad camera phone

On

Samsung’s Galaxy A9 is the first quad camera phone Google’s Pixel 3 reveal came and went earlier this week, bringing us ever closer to the end of new flagship season. For Samsung, the past few months have revolved around the Galaxy Note…

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 gets two new colors in the US

On

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 9 gets two new colors in the US When Samsung’s excellent Galaxy Note 9 launched in the US earlier this year, it came in some… shall we say, unconventional colors. It’s not often that a massive, sales-focused company moves…

NVIDIA’s RTX cards are a gamble on the future of gaming

NVIDIA’s RTX cards are a gamble on the future of gaming

On

NVIDIA’s RTX cards are a gamble on the future of gaming NVIDIA’s RTX series of GPUs has been a long time coming. The company’s last meaningful hardware revision, the 10 series, came out back in May 2016. And real-time ray-tracing, the intensive…

Chrome gains fingerprint authentication on Android and Mac

Chrome gains fingerprint authentication on Android and Mac

On

Chrome gains fingerprint authentication on Android and Mac Chrome’s tenth birthday came and went, now it’s back to the betas for the new look browser. Number 70 touts access to a device’s fingerprint or Touch ID sensor for Mac and Android and…

Theranos is shutting its doors for good

On

Theranos is shutting its doors for good Theranos has been hanging by a thread ever since an explosive report came out a couple of years ago detailing the erratic quality of its blood test results. Now, the embattled company has finally waved…

The latest Pixel 3 leak came from the back of a Lyft

The latest Pixel 3 leak came from the back of a Lyft

On

The latest Pixel 3 leak came from the back of a Lyft In a truly global smartphone market, unreleased devices leak all the time. It’s become almost impossible for Apple, Samsung and other major handset manufacturers to keep designs, specifications and features…

Prison survival game ‘Scum’ no longer includes neo-Nazi tattoos

Prison survival game ‘Scum’ no longer includes neo-Nazi tattoos

On

Prison survival game ‘Scum’ no longer includes neo-Nazi tattoos Days after prisoner survival game Scum came out in Steam Early Access, players discovered their criminal characters could be given Nazi-related tattoos. Today, its publisher Devolver Digital scrubbed the customization options from the…