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CES Xperia Round-Up 2018

14 minutes ago   |   Sony Mobile

Phew, CES is wrapped for another year and we're heading back to Xperia HQ with not one, but three new Xperia smartphones, packed with features that got expo visitors talking...
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Facebook to take on Netflix with original 10-part horror series Sacred Lies

Facebook to take on Netflix with original 10-part horror series Sacred Lies

5 hours ago   |   Tech Radar

Last year, Facebook pledged to spend $1 billion in 2018 on original content for its Netflix and YouTube competitor, Facebook Watch. The social network has kept to its word and...
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How to Scale your App to 1 Million Users Within 1 Year

How to Scale your App to 1 Million Users Within 1 Year

8 hours ago   |   Apptentive

Let's get down to the brass tacks. To find true success with your business app, you need a lot of users to download your app in as short a time as possible. By a lot of users...
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U.S. security concerns could stall Huawei's and ZTE's 5G expansions

U.S. security concerns could stall Huawei's and ZTE's 5G expansions

9 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

ANALYSIS: Will U.S. citizens get their first 5G phones from Huawei or ZTE? Not if Congress has its way. Over the last week, members of Congress have been getting tough on the...
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YC engineer launches Leap, an online community by women for women

YC engineer launches Leap, an online community by women for women

11 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

2017 was a turning point for women in tech. With an avalanche of news swirling on the web about sexual harassement allegations, and the MeToo movement spreading on social...
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The interface to send out a missile alert in Hawaii is, as expected, quite bad

The interface to send out a missile alert in Hawaii is, as expected, quite bad

13 hours ago   |   Ars Technica

Enlarge / A morning view of the city of Honolulu, Hawaii is seen on January 13, 2018. Social media ignited on January 13, 2018 after apparent screenshots of cell phone...
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PetScene - the social petwork from Nicole Appleton

PetScene - the social petwork from Nicole Appleton

13 hours ago   |   Gadgety News

GadgetyNews - Low Jargon: High Tech If you thought that the phrase “social animal” was just that, think again. PetScene has landed thanks to Nicole Appleton and Second...
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Arianna Huffington's Thrive Global and Samsung launch tech detox app

Arianna Huffington's Thrive Global and Samsung launch tech detox app

13 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

Between emails, social media accounts, calls, text messages, WhatsApp, and more, our smartphones have become ticking bombs, gradually turning us into co-dependent, digital...
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Results: Instagram wins the stories war

Results: Instagram wins the stories war

15 hours ago   |   Phone Arena

Stories have been a big thing around social media recently. It started off on Snapchat, where teenagers would document little tidbits in their lives, which would disappear in...
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Jump Bikes locks in $10 million for bike sharing, launches dockless stations in San Francisco

Jump Bikes locks in $10 million for bike sharing, launches dockless stations in San Francisco

16 hours ago   |   VentureBeat

Jump Bikes , formerly known as Social Bicycles, announced today that it has raised $10 million in funding to further expand its dockless electric bike sharing service. Menlo...
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Plaintiff suing Apple for slowing down older iPhones wants Apple to halt its...

Plaintiff suing Apple for slowing down older iPhones wants Apple to halt its battery recycling program

With dozens of class-action lawsuits swirling overhead, Apple could have saved itself a whole lot of heartache and money - not to mention bad press - if it opted to be... Read more ...

Here's the changelist for the Huawei P10 and P10 Pro Android Oreo beta

Here's the changelist for the Huawei P10 and P10 Pro Android Oreo beta

Nearly two weeks ago, we told you that Huawei was looking for beta testers to try out the Android 8.0 beta being loaded on to certain P10 and P10 Plus models. Thanks to a... Read more ...

New Malicious Link Can Cause Apple's Messages, Safari App To Crash

New Malicious Link Can Cause Apple's Messages, Safari App To Crash

Back in 2016 a bug was discovered in which it allowed attackers to send a malicious text message to iPhone users in which it could cause their phones to crash. Now it seems... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note 8 now come with free AKG wireless headphones

Samsung Galaxy S8 and Note 8 now come with free AKG wireless headphones

If you're not waiting for the Galaxy S9 or the Galaxy Note 9, and you're in need of a new high-end Galaxy right now, Samsung Mobile USA has a cool offer that you should know... Read more ...

Samsung announces limited-edition Galaxy Note 8 for the 2018 Olympic Games

Samsung announces limited-edition Galaxy Note 8 for the 2018 Olympic Games

With the 2018 Winter Olympics just around the corner, Samsung has announced a limited-edition Galaxy Note 8 styled after the event. You might remember that Samsung did... Read more ...

Twist, the startup behind an AirPlay-powered smart light + speaker combo...

Twist, the startup behind an AirPlay-powered smart light + speaker combo, abruptly shuts down without refunding customers

Two years ago, we reported on Twist , a new smart home accessory maker aiming to take a different approach to smart home lighting. At the time, the company debuted an... Read more ...

Alleged Moto X5 & Moto G6 Lineup Appear In Leaked Renders

Alleged Moto X5 & Moto G6 Lineup Appear In Leaked Renders

Several renders depicting what's said to be Motorola's Moto X5 and Moto G6 lineup appeared online on Tuesday, having been shared by Droid Life who attributes their origin to an... Read more ...

Apple expands Siri's ‘Give me the news' feature to non-beta users & the U.K

Apple expands Siri's ‘Give me the news' feature to non-beta users & the U.K

Update : The feature is also rolling out in Australia, with ABC, SBS, and Seven Network as sources. Earlier this month, Apple started testing a new capability for Siri that... Read more ...

Get two 6-feet USB-C to USB-A Anker Powerline+ cables for just $9

Get two 6-feet USB-C to USB-A Anker Powerline+ cables for just $9

Keep some spare cables around the house. Can't hurt! This 2-pack of Anker USB-C to USB-A 2.0 6-feet cables is down to $9.49 on Amazon. It normally sells around $12 and has... Read more ...

Tim Cook talks women in tech, who he admires, & more in interview w/ high...

Tim Cook talks women in tech, who he admires, & more in interview w/ high school student

Apple CEO Tim Cook recently sat down with high school senior Rebecca Kahn for an interview discussing women in technology, diversity, the importance of coding, and more. The... Read more ...