Android users can now disable background location sharing with Facebook

This includes a new background location control so Android users can choose whether they want Facebook to collect location information when they're not actually using the app. The change brings parity to the iOS and Android Facebook a... More..

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Nestle, McDonald's, others pull ads from YouTube
by | Friday, February 22, 2019

Nestle, McDonald's, others pull ads from YouTube

Youtube's algorithm offers videos to users with suggested videos that match other content they have seen before, and it can lead YouTube users towards videos that include young females doing gymnastics, playing...More..

Nintendo to 'revive' a 'very officially cancelled' game
by | Thursday, February 21, 2019

Nintendo to 'revive' a 'very officially cancelled' game

The initial rumour came from Game Informer's Senior Editor, Imran Khan, who told Kinda Funny Games that Nintendo is reviving a "game that's thought to be dead". "Last I heard, there was a talk between Ninte...More..

Respawn hits 16,000 Apex Legends cheaters with the banhammer
by | Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Respawn hits 16,000 Apex Legends cheaters with the banhammer

Stim was an ability in the first two Titanfall games which gave your pilot a boost in speed, cut down on reload times, and sped up health generation. Or they might not happen at all - but at least there's pro...More..

Galaxy S10 official screen protector leaks, will work without fingerprint cutout
by | Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Galaxy S10 official screen protector leaks, will work without fingerprint cutout

We're expecting 4GB of onboard memory for music and data storage, NFC, and a heart rate monitor as well. It will be backed by a 5,000mAh battery with support for fast charging. The smartphone will have an in-di...More..

Samsung to release Galaxy S10 series on March 8th in US
by | Thursday, February 14, 2019

Samsung to release Galaxy S10 series on March 8th in US

All three smartphones will feature the punch-hole "Infinity-O" AMOLED display with HDR+ resolution, IP68 rating and USB Type-C ports. Thanks to Galaxy S10 leaks through multiple sources , by this point, ...More..

EA could bring hit battle royale game Apex Legends to mobile
by | Wednesday, February 13, 2019

EA could bring hit battle royale game Apex Legends to mobile

Literally. A little over a week ago, there were rumors flying around that EA flew out a bunch of streamers to play a new free to play battle royale title that they would stealth announce and release the fol...More..

Moto G7 Power Unboxing & Tour
by | Sunday, February 10, 2019

Moto G7 Power Unboxing & Tour

Theres a 12MP selfie camera with portrait and group selfie modes. There are several camera-centric software optimizations including Smart Composition, Super Slow Motion at 250fps and Auto Smile Capture. It is p...More..

Apple’s FaceTime Fix Is Out
by | Saturday, February 09, 2019

Apple’s FaceTime Fix Is Out

You can read the full security update details here. That so-called logic issue, discovered by a teenager in mid-January, burst into the public eye on Jan. The iOS 12.1.4 update is available for download f...More..

Battlefield V Underperforms and EA Blames Single Player For It
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Battlefield V Underperforms and EA Blames Single Player For It

Apex Legends swaps out Titanfall's rapid wall-traversal and giant mech fights for a battle royale experience reminiscent of Fortnite , leaving its connection to the original games rather tenuous. A new T...More..

Mobile hires former FCC commissioner Clyburn to help lobby for Sprint merger
by | Friday, February 08, 2019

Mobile hires former FCC commissioner Clyburn to help lobby for Sprint merger

Most importantly, the merger with Sprint will enable T-Mobile to "break down this traditional trade-off that consumers have always been forced to make, which is: 'Do you want a good deal or do you want the b...More..

Facebook Messenger now lets you unsend messages - if you’re quick
by | Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Facebook Messenger now lets you unsend messages - if you’re quick

Facebook Messenger is one of the most used messaging platforms out there, and it's finally adding the ability to unsend a message. For up to 10 minutes after a message is sent, users will soon have the opt...More..

Xbox Live to connect with players on iOS, Android and Nintendo Switch
by | Tuesday, February 05, 2019

Xbox Live to connect with players on iOS, Android and Nintendo Switch

Now Xbox Live is about to get MUCH bigger. That push will continue in 2019, as the description of an upcoming Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2019 session reveals that the company is preparing to release a new...More..

First Facebook, now Google’s internal iOS apps are blocked by Apple
by | Monday, February 04, 2019

First Facebook, now Google’s internal iOS apps are blocked by Apple

Google was flagged over an iOS app called Screenwise Meter through which the company was able to monitor the Internet use and data of participants in exchange for gift cards. Facebook's ranking as the best pl...More..

Leaked Samsung video shows foldable phone and other futuristic gadgets
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Leaked Samsung video shows foldable phone and other futuristic gadgets

It has been no secret that large flexible displays are coming to devices, with the Royole FlexPai being debuted a year ago as the first smartphone with a flexible display. However, all of these are mere rumor...More..

Redmi Go is Xiaomi’s first $90 Android Go-powered smartphone
by | Saturday, February 02, 2019

Redmi Go is Xiaomi’s first $90 Android Go-powered smartphone

The Pro variant will likely continue with the 4000 mAh battery, 13 MP front camera for selfies, and the same 6.3-inch full HD+ display.The phone will continue with the glass chassis design as well. A Chinese We...More..

Nintendo delays its very first Mario Kart game for mobile
by | Friday, February 01, 2019

Nintendo delays its very first Mario Kart game for mobile

On the console front, the hybrid-baby that is the Switch has been a big-seller for the company, having sold over 32.27 million units since launch. On the software side though it's nothing but good news, as th...More..

Facebook Has Been Paying Teens to Spy on Them Through VPN
by | Thursday, January 31, 2019

Facebook Has Been Paying Teens to Spy on Them Through VPN

Although the primary objective of a VPN is to protect one's internet activity, TechCrunch discovered that Facebook's app was able to decrypt and analyze users' phone activity. It's unclear if Apple will r...More..

Apple iPhone revenue, once unflappable, is officially in retreat with 15% shortfall
by | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Apple iPhone revenue, once unflappable, is officially in retreat with 15% shortfall

Of course, not being able to source tiny screws might not be enough to derail that expansion, but the Times' sources suggested it was part of a broader issue Apple faces in moving manufacturing from China. Ap...More..

IPhone FaceTime bug lets you listen in on someone before they answer
by | Wednesday, January 30, 2019

IPhone FaceTime bug lets you listen in on someone before they answer

To avoid falling victim to the bug, disable FaceTime on all your devices until Apple's software updates have been released. Last night, the company said it temporarily disabled all group FaceTime func...More..

Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition: Specs, Features
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition: Specs, Features

Offered only in two-row guise to "maximise cargo capacity", the Land Cruiser Heritage Edition can be specified in either Midnight Black Metallic or Blizzard Pearl paint. Toyota will announce the price closer ...More..

Switch Is Selling Like Wii, Thanks To Traditional Nintendo Games
by | Monday, January 28, 2019

Switch Is Selling Like Wii, Thanks To Traditional Nintendo Games

According to data from industry-tracking firm The NPD Group, the Switch was officially the best-selling games platform in the USA last December and throughout 2018. Wii ended up selling over 100 million units, ...More..

Facebook wants to integrate Messenger, WhatsApp, Instagram
by | Sunday, January 27, 2019

Facebook wants to integrate Messenger, WhatsApp, Instagram

SAN FRANCISCO-Facebook said Friday it is trying to get its messaging apps to be friends, allowing encrypted missives be exchanged no matter which of its services are used. But messaging functionality would be...More..

Vivo reveals Apex 2019 portless, buttonless concept phone
by | Saturday, January 26, 2019

Vivo reveals Apex 2019 portless, buttonless concept phone

It has full screen fingerprint technology that allows users to unlock the phone by placing your finger nearly anywhere in the display. For charging, Vivo then replaced the Type-C USB port with a magnetic co...More..

Cortana no Longer an Alexa or Google Home Competitor
by | Monday, January 21, 2019

Cortana no Longer an Alexa or Google Home Competitor

The software giant has embraced Android as the mobile version of Windows , with an Android launcher and upcoming app mirroring support. The good 'ol Microsoft Windows Phone is now dead as Microsoft n...More..