Electronics

Apple Prohibits App-Based Cryptocurrency Mining

Apple Prohibits App-Based Cryptocurrency Mining A man walks past an electric board showing exchange rates of various cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin (top L) at a cryptocurrencies exchange in Seoul, South Korea December 13, 2017. "Apps should not rapidly drain battery, generate excessive heat, or put unnecessary strain on device resources", Apple's website states. That's easy to declare but hard to enforce. [Full Article...]

Embark On The Very Greek Assassin's Creed Odyssey This October

Embark On The Very Greek Assassin's Creed Odyssey This October Additionally, players who preorder the game will get an additional mission, "The Blind King". Both have the same backstory, so you don't have to worry about missing out on any key story elements. The player gets to choose how to respond to Sokrates, even having the option to lie to him. Fight Epic Battles: Show off your extraordinary warrior abilities and shift the tides of battle during one o... [Full Article...]

Nintendo Direct E3 2018: Super Smash Bros Ultimate steals the show

Nintendo Direct E3 2018: Super Smash Bros Ultimate steals the show We'll be getting hands-on with the game here at E3 2018 , so expect to see some more robust thoughts on how the game looks and feels later on. More may be released over the week, and if so, we'll add them in. Right here! We'll be embedding the livestream from our colleagues at GameSpot, so you can follow along in real time. The original Overcooked was a multiplayer party game where players ... [Full Article...]

Bethesda Softworks announces Starfield for next-gen

Bethesda Softworks announces Starfield for next-gen The Elder Scrolls is coming to Nintendo Switch . sort of. The Elder Scrolls VI is on its way. Doom: Eternal , meanwhile, is announced as the sequel to Doom - with twice as many demons than the reboot. Fallout 76 is confirmed as an online game. As suspected, Vault 76 opens 25 years after the apocalyptic nuclear war. The game's Collector's Edition has also been revealed. [Full Article...]

Origin Access Premier service lets subscribers play full PC games before release

Origin Access Premier service lets subscribers play full PC games before release Picking up each game as it releases could be a bit of a pricey endeavor, so it's good news that EA has announced its new Origin Access Premier option, a subscription service that allows players to nab brand new PC titles by playing a flat fee every month or an annual subscription. [Full Article...]

Amazon's new Fire TV Cube turns Alexa into your remote

Amazon's new Fire TV Cube turns Alexa into your remote As if this weren't all enough, Amazon says the Fire TV Cube will continue to be improved over time as future software updates roll out, adding even more capabilities to the device. Echo, Echo Dot, and Echo Spot are voice-controlled speakers designed entirely around your voice-they're always ready, hands-free, and fast. Everything you love about Alexa is truly brought to life with this clea... [Full Article...]

Here’s Why You Definitely Shouldn’t Be Disappointed By WWDC ’18

Here’s Why You Definitely Shouldn’t Be Disappointed By WWDC ’18 It can darken the Finder file explorer app, system apps like Mail , Messages , Maps , Calendar , Photos and much more. macOS Mojave also aims to solve the woes of a messy desktop, with the Stacks feature the desktop is now able to intelligently sort file types and stack them into one single icon, it works similarly to the Photos app on iOS , which you can also quickly skim through... [Full Article...]

Facebook Accused of Giving Users' Personal Data To Every Major Device Maker

Facebook Accused of Giving Users' Personal Data To Every Major Device Maker He said that in the early days of mobile internet-before Facebook had a standalone app-the company partnered up with device-makers to make Facebook-like features (such as messages and like buttons) available to their users. Group (Cambridge Analytica's parent company), AggregateIQ. Elisabeth Winkelmeier-Becker, one of the legislators who questioned Facebook Vice President for Global Public P... [Full Article...]

YouTube tops teen social media, as Facebook fades

YouTube tops teen social media, as Facebook fades The Pew survey found that some 95% of teens now say they have or have access to a smartphone. 45% of teens state they are online nearly constantly, compared to 24% back in 2014-15 edition of the research, though only a small proportion feel it is having a negative impact. [Full Article...]

Facebook kills its ‘Trending’ section

Hardiman said the company is slowly taking steps to shift editorial decisions away from Facebook and toward news organizations. In 2016, Gizmodo reported that Facebook's contract workers often chose not to link to news with a conservative slant. [Full Article...]

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey confirmed by Ubisoft following leak

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey confirmed by Ubisoft following leak Beyond the tweet , information about the title's gameplay mechanics, storyline, and protagonist is scarce. It's then immediately followed by the title card that confirmed the title of the game, along with the aforementioned "See you at E3". [Full Article...]

Bethesda officially announces Fallout 76 game

Bethesda officially announces Fallout 76 game Fallout 76 may be a kind of merge between offline and live service games with quests and RPG content blended with online survival multiplayer . As this is nearly certainly not a main series Fallout game I suspect probably see something smaller in scale, fairly complete and ready to play. [Full Article...]

Federal Bureau of Investigation alerts consumers to restart router over hacking concerns

Federal Bureau of Investigation alerts consumers to restart router over hacking concerns Upon rebooting, stage one calls out to the now-seized website for instructions, which allows the Federal Bureau of Investigation to identify the infected device. "They're created to be remotely accessed, so in a sense, these are houses with front doors where they may be locked but they're not locked as securely as we might like them to be because they have to things - bytes - in and out", said t... [Full Article...]

IOS 11.4 Adds Stereo Pairing to Air Play 2, HomePod Speaker

IOS 11.4 Adds Stereo Pairing to Air Play 2, HomePod Speaker That now changes with iOS 11.4. Beyond the new music-playback features, the iOS update also lets users ask a HomePod to read out information from Apple's calendar app, as well as schedule new events via voice commands. The new update also seems to carry new Red Wallpapers for the new iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Red edition phones. With iCloud support users will have more control over Messa... [Full Article...]

Google And Facebook Facing $8.8 Billion Lawsuits Under GDPR rules

Google And Facebook Facing $8.8 Billion Lawsuits Under GDPR rules Four EU citizens filed the complaints with local regulators in Belgium, Austria, Germany and France. ET took a look at few websites that have updated their policy and the template of the policy disclosures are similar: What kind of information is collected, explicit mention of what the data is used for, who they share it with, and an email ID to which users can write to delete their data. [Full Article...]

Movie producer Weinstein charged with rape, sex abuse against two women

Movie producer Weinstein charged with rape, sex abuse against two women The accusations , first reported by the New York Times and the New Yorker a year ago, gave rise to the #MeToo movement in which hundreds of women have publicly accused powerful men in business, government and entertainment of misconduct. [Full Article...]

Gun rights, reform groups to meet Texas governor after school shooting

Gun rights, reform groups to meet Texas governor after school shooting That's in sharp contrast to the response to the February 14 shooting rampage at a high school in Parkland, Florida, that left 17 dead. Instead, teachers will be working at Santa Fe ISD headquarters. Texas also allows rifles to be openly carried in public. The school district issued a statement saying it investigated the accusations and "confirmed that these reports were untrue". [Full Article...]

Introducing Bullets Wireless: Oneplus' First Ever Wireless Headphones

Introducing Bullets Wireless: Oneplus' First Ever Wireless Headphones The OnePlus 6 in 64 GB, 128 GB and 256 GB storage options will be available on oneplus.com in North America and in Europe on May 22 starting from United States dollars 529 / Euro 519 / 469 GBP. An excerpt from the press release from OnePlus mentioned that the OnePlus6 will be, "the first in OnePlus' line of flagships to feature an all-glass design ", indicating that all future phones from One... [Full Article...]

Do you hear Yanny or Laurel?

Do you hear Yanny or Laurel? And Twitter is freaking out about it. Turn up the volume on decent speakers and you may hear laurel . Meanwhile, Ellen DeGeneres said the debate was so big that "literally everything at my show just stopped to see if people hear Laurel or Yanny ". [Full Article...]

Google will require that phone makers roll out monthly security updates

Google will require that phone makers roll out monthly security updates At Google I/O today, CEO Sundar Pichai said these controls are all part of the company's new "digital wellbeing" initiative, which is created to help consumers keep their tech habits in check. Apart from that, connecting to Bluetooth device is also now a breeze as you can see the menu pop-up right there up-front, so fewer taps are getting you to the vital things. [Full Article...]


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