We already broke the iPhone X (The 3:59, Ep. 311)

But it's not going to stand up to any serious damage. That phone not only survived drops but we have dropped one while in a cold run, watching it bounce as it hit the ground and drag a few feet before it came to a stop. The higher a device scores on ... More..

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Latest OnePlus 5T press renders give a better look at the phone
by | Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Latest OnePlus 5T press renders give a better look at the phone

According to the GFXBench listing, OnePlus 5T will feature a 6.01-inch FHD+ display with the resolution of 1080×2160 pixels and an aspect ratio of 18:9. We're speculating that there might be live music and/...More..

Ozone Hole Smallest in Recorded History
by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

Ozone Hole Smallest in Recorded History

In 2016, the ozone hole reached a maximum of 8.9 million square miles, 2 million square miles less than in 2015. Thirty years ago, the global community signed the Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplet...More..

Mobile, Sprint call off merger attempt
by | Sunday, November 05, 2017

Mobile, Sprint call off merger attempt

Now sources are back saying that T-Mobile is scrambling to save the deal, and that it has sent revised terms to Sprint in hopes that something can be worked out. "However, we have been clear all along that a de...More..

Twitter Responsible for Deactivating Trump Account
by | Saturday, November 04, 2017

Twitter Responsible for Deactivating Trump Account

In a tweet on Friday , Twitter said it has "implemented safeguards to prevent this from happening again". Adding - perhaps in an attempt to try and head-off questions over the situation - that the platform take...More..

WhatsApp back after global outage
by | Saturday, November 04, 2017

WhatsApp back after global outage

The Web extension of the messaging app allows users to scan a code on their device through their Whatsapp app and have access to the messaging service on a desktop. But the service is back now and has been rest...More..

Scientists discover Tapanuli orangutan, world's most endangered great ape
by | Saturday, November 04, 2017

Scientists discover Tapanuli orangutan, world's most endangered great ape

Through comparisons of the holotype with other existing orangutan samples held at ten institutions around the world, the researchers identified significant differences in the jaw and teeth of the new species. p...More..

Note 8 Freezing for Some Users, Samsung Promises Fix
by | Saturday, November 04, 2017

Note 8 Freezing for Some Users, Samsung Promises Fix

To support an otherwise highly appraised handset, the introduction of the Android 8.0 Oreo beta for the Galaxy S8 has elevated proceedings even further. "I set up speed dial and sometimes it will call but not...More..

Gmail Add-ons lets developers integrate apps with Gmail inbox
by | Friday, November 03, 2017

Gmail Add-ons lets developers integrate apps with Gmail inbox

So if you're familiar with any of these services then you'll definitely want to check out the new add-on that is available for Google's email service. "With Gmail Add-ons , your inbox can contextually surface ...More..

Even Apple Can't Believe Apple's Q4 Results
by | Friday, November 03, 2017

Even Apple Can't Believe Apple's Q4 Results

Telstra consumer group managing director Vicki Brady said demand for this year's Apple smartphones together was "above previous iPhone launches" and the telco was working to secure new stock. In Singapore, t...More..

by | Friday, November 03, 2017

New Qualcomm lawsuit claims Apple shared confidential code with Intel

In the latest filing, Qualcomm accuses Apple of breaching contract by sharing confidential code with Intel, one of its largest competitors. In its complaint to the ITC, Qualcomm asked the body to ban 'iPhones...More..

Sony's Aibo robot dog returns
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Sony's Aibo robot dog returns

Aibo can show its love through "lifelike" eye, ear, and tail movements and a variety of sounds, Sony said. Its eyes are made of organic light emitting diode (OLED) displays making it capable of diverse expre...More..

Amazon Adds ARKit Shopping to its iPhone App
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Amazon Adds ARKit Shopping to its iPhone App

To use Amazon AR View , first tap the camera icon in the Amazon app, and then select the new feature from the menu, according to TechCrunch . AR View is available in the Amazon App for iOS 11 iPhone custo...More..

Facebook says security investments will affect profitability
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Facebook says security investments will affect profitability

The House Intelligence Committee had been expected to release all of the ads, which Facebook has turned over to Congress and to Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office, but ultimately put out only about t...More..

Tesla swings to $671m loss on Model 3 delays
by | Thursday, November 02, 2017

Tesla swings to $671m loss on Model 3 delays

WINTON GROUP Ltd bought a new stake in shares of Tesla in the 2nd quarter worth about $681,000. This figure is 92% above last year's results. "We received record net orders for Model S and Model Xs" last qu...More..

Apple iOS 11.1 and watchOS 4.1 are here: What's new?
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Apple iOS 11.1 and watchOS 4.1 are here: What's new?

Apple have confirmed that iOS 11.1 fixes the KRACK attack security risk. Among the new arrivals is a host of new animals, including a giraffe and a zebra, as well as a new Chinese takeaway box and broccoli e...More..

SNES Classic hits 2 million sales, production will continue
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

SNES Classic hits 2 million sales, production will continue

Perhaps the company's only bust was Super Mario Run , which Nintendo says has been downloaded 200 million times but has not hit an "acceptable profit point", because people who play games on their phone do...More..

by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Bharti Airtel Q2 net profit dips 76.5%

The total revenue of Airtel - which has operations in 17 countries across Asia and Africa - fell 11.7 per cent to Rs 21,777 crore during the second quarter of the current fiscal, from Rs 24,651.50 crore in th...More..

Microsoft's Surface Pro LTE packs Core i5 power and launches in December
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Microsoft's Surface Pro LTE packs Core i5 power and launches in December

Beyond that, a frighteningly-intense Panay didn't reveal much else about the hybrid device, and failed to mention United Kingdom pricing, when it'll be available to consumers, nor the kind of battery life users...More..

The Razer Phone might have 120Hz refresh rate, like the iPad Pro
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

The Razer Phone might have 120Hz refresh rate, like the iPad Pro

So, here are the details regarding the Razer Phone . It's confirmed a few things, including that boring name, and shed some light on the specs of the company's gamer-focused gadget. Razer on Wednesday will un...More..

NASA releases playlist of chilling space sounds for Halloween
by | Wednesday, November 01, 2017

NASA releases playlist of chilling space sounds for Halloween

These radio emissions are then converted into sound waves, and the result is the spooky sounds NASA put together into a playlist . Sounds of a Comet Encounter were recorded during a comet flyby in Februa...More..

by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Zero Dawn Crossover on PS4

Monster Hunter: World is rapidly approaching its release, and we're bringing you a taste of the thrill of the hunt even sooner with our online Beta for PS4 coming up in December, exclusively to PlayStation Plu...More..

by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

And here is the OnePlus 5T

It echoes a lot of the previous leaks, rumours and speculation, housing a slim-bezel design. The tweet seems innocuous enough, until you realize that they have an upcoming smartphone which is rumored to have ...More..

Airtel Partners With Celkon For Their Third 4G Smartphone!
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Airtel Partners With Celkon For Their Third 4G Smartphone!

Airtel revealed that the smartphone will be a part of its MeraPehla Smartphone, an initiative under which the operator will partner with companies to launch affordable 4G VoLTE capable smartphones. Although, to...More..

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 now available with complimentary $20 Google Play Credit
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 now available with complimentary $20 Google Play Credit

The phone is foldable and will surely have good features, therefore, it will be expensive. However, it seems that the fingerprint sensor will make a comeback next year on a Samsung device. The company may s...More..

GameStop Offering Subscription Program For Preowned Game Rentals
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

GameStop Offering Subscription Program For Preowned Game Rentals

The subscription requires that the user be a PowerUp Rewards member, and the offer will be available only to the used game catalog in a store (i.e. physical discs), not from GameStop's online library. It's si...More..

New Last of Us Part 2 Trailer Unveiled at Paris Games Week
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

New Last of Us Part 2 Trailer Unveiled at Paris Games Week

But be warned as it is kind of... ehm... disturbing. Thankfully, Joel and Ellie are no where to be seen. We knew that it needed to be a story worth telling and, perhaps more importantly, a story worthy of ...More..

Paris Games Week PSVR trailer roundup: Final Fantasy fishing and more
by | Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Paris Games Week PSVR trailer roundup: Final Fantasy fishing and more

Indie developer Mossmouth has made your week with the announcement of Spelunky 2 for Playstation 4! It's an absolutely charming trailer, which shows the original Spelunky's hero having grown older, with...More..

by | Monday, October 30, 2017

USA service member dies in Afghanistan helicopter crash

Sims, of Juneau, Alaska, was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment from Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington state, the department's statement said. The statement said ...More..

Google search now defaults to local location regardless of country domain
by | Monday, October 30, 2017

Google search now defaults to local location regardless of country domain

And when you move to some other country, Google will automatically change the country service and again back to the U.S. when you return. "If for some reason you don't see the right country when you're browsi...More..