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BACK TO BASICS 1370

This show reminded more than ever that it is good to be back to basics is creating an audio focused show. It's something I am going...

Facebook Plans to Launch GlobalCoin in 2020

FACEBOOK PLANS TO LAUNCH GLOBALCOIN IN 2020

Facebook is planning to launch GlobalCoin , its very own form of cryptocurrency, in about a dozen countries in 2020. Facebook wants...

 
 
 
Apple Created Technology to Preserve Privacy and Help Ad Clicks

APPLE CREATED TECHNOLOGY TO PRESERVE PRIVACY AND HELP AD CLICKS

One of the reasons people use ad-blockers is because ads are annoying. Ads clutter up websites, autoplay, and track where you go online....

Don't be lost for words with Pocketalk

DON'T BE LOST FOR WORDS WITH POCKETALK

Us Brits aren't known for our linguistic abilities shamefully relying on our continental cousins to speak English rather than learning...

 
 
 

THE STUDIO IS IN THE CONTAINER 1369

The studio has been torn down and today I am working from a makeshift setup. Still fighting the cough and had to edit out most of the...

Flic 2 Launches on Kickstarter

FLIC 2 LAUNCHES ON KICKSTARTER

Flic smart buttons first appeared at CES 2015 and since then, they've made steady progress as a useful element of a smart home solution....

 
 
 
FCC Chairman Recommends Approval of T-Mobile and Sprint Merger

FCC CHAIRMAN RECOMMENDS APPROVAL OF T-MOBILE AND SPRINT MERGER

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai made a statement in which he approved of the merger between T-Mobile and Sprint. In the statement, he says his...

Google is Tracking a History of Things You Buy

GOOGLE IS TRACKING A HISTORY OF THINGS YOU BUY

Google has a sketchy history when it comes to privacy. It turns out that Google has been tracking a history of things you have purchased...

 
 
 

LAST LIVE SHOW IN HAWAII 1368

Last Live show here in Hawai, which as you would expect was full of issues of the stream going down. Never fails when you want to have...

Trump Administration Launches Tool to Report Censorship

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION LAUNCHES TOOL TO REPORT CENSORSHIP

The Trump Administration has launched a web survey for people to use if they feel they have been wrongly censored on Facebook, Instagram,...

 
 
 
Wife's Search Appears In My Adverts

WIFE'S SEARCH APPEARS IN MY ADVERTS

Anyone who has spent any time on the internet will have seen this. You do a search for a product or service, look at a few options,...

Social Media Companies to Tackle Terrorist and Violent Extremist Content

SOCIAL MEDIA COMPANIES TO TACKLE TERRORIST AND VIOLENT EXTREMIST CONTENT

Facebook, Microsoft, and Twitter have responded to the Christchurch Call to eliminate terrorist and violent extremist content online...

 
 
 
OnePlus Shows Off 7 Series

ONEPLUS SHOWS OFF 7 SERIES

With the usual level of hoopla, OnePlus showed off the new OnePlus 7 Series of phones at three launch events in Bangalore, London and...

AMAZON PAYS YOU TO QUIT YOUR JOB TO DRIVE FOR THEM! 1367

Amazon wants its employees to quit, give them a three months severance package and $10k in cash to start a business that would have...

 
 
 
13 Minutes to the Moon

13 MINUTES TO THE MOON

It's been 50 years since Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed in the Sea of Tranquillity and there are many commemorative events coming...

FCC DENIES CHINA MOBILE FROM OPERATING IN THE US 1366

The FCC has rightfully denied China Mobile USA from operating in the United States in what I feel is absolutely the right decision....

 
 
 
How To Use Ikea Tradfri Bulbs with Philips Hue

HOW TO USE IKEA TRADFRI BULBS WITH PHILIPS HUE

When it comes to smart lighting, Philips Hue is the market leader with a range of bulbs, luminaires and accessories, plus a good app...

Android Q has a Live Caption Feature

ANDROID Q HAS A LIVE CAPTION FEATURE

Google shared details about what is new in Android Q. One of the best new features makes smartphones more accessible to people who...

 
 
 

AMAZON'S TREATMENT OF PREGNANT WOMEN 1365

In a shocking article, Amazon's Treatment of Pregnant Women in their fulfillment centers appears to be rife with issues discriminating...

OnePlus Keeps Dropping Titbits

ONEPLUS KEEPS DROPPING TITBITS

With just a week to go, OnePlus has kept up a steady stream of news for the upcoming OnePlus 7 Pro. Mostly using Pete Lau's Twitter...

 
 
 



Apple Finally Tweaks MacBook Pro Butterfly Keyboard

Apple Finally Tweaks MacBook Pro Butterfly Keyboard

Earlier this week, Apple quietly released updated models of its MacBook Pro. The 2019 MacBook Pro features new 8th and 9th-generation Intel processors along with a handful of... Read more ...

Huawei barred from using SD memory cards in its smartphones

Huawei barred from using SD memory cards in its smartphones

Although Huawei has been given a reprieve from the initial punishment imposed by the United States, it looks like the Chinese company is close to losing its smartphone... Read more ...

Apple Watch ECG app officially on its way to Canada

Apple Watch ECG app officially on its way to Canada

What you need to know Apple Watch ECG app coming to Canada. Tiiming still TBD but "as quickly as possible"; likely next update. ECG app allows single-pad-equivalent tests... Read more ...

Using vision accessibility features on Apple Watch

Using vision accessibility features on Apple Watch

Yes, there are vision accessibility features on Apple Watch. There's been a lot of discussion over the years about accessibility and iPhone. Often missed are the many... Read more ...

Verizon is the first US carrier to update the LG V40 ThinQ to Android 9.0 Pie

Verizon is the first US carrier to update the LG V40 ThinQ to Android 9.0 Pie

Despite the fact that T-Mobile teased the upcoming release of the LG V40 ThinQ Android 9.0 Pie update about two weeks ago, Verizon is actually the first US carrier to offer the... Read more ...

Update your old Mac with OWC's new Aura Pro X2 SSD upgrade kits

Update your old Mac with OWC's new Aura Pro X2 SSD upgrade kits

OWC recently launched its brand new Aura Pro X2 SSD upgrade kits up to 2TB, allowing MacBook, Mac mini and Mac Pro users to upgrade their SSD in as a little as 15 minutes. For... Read more ...

Review: 23.7-inch LG UltraFine Display - faster charging, and two...

Review: 23.7-inch LG UltraFine Display - faster charging, and two Thunderbolt 3 ports

After discontinuing the smaller 21.5-inch UltraFine Display, LG has released a new larger 24-inch UltraFine-labeled monitor in its place at the same $699 price point. If the... Read more ...

U.S. and China both play tug of war with Huawei over future trade talks

U.S. and China both play tug of war with Huawei over future trade talks

Yesterday, we pointed out some comments made by President Donald Trump that made it clear that his administration is using Huawei as a bargaining chip for future trade talks... Read more ...

Best Sports Games for Nintendo Switch

Best Sports Games for Nintendo Switch

While the Nintendo Switch isn't swimming in Sports Games the way that Xbox One or PlayStation 4 are, there are still plenty of awesome games any Sports afficionado can love... Read more ...

Apple releases iOS 12.3.1 and a supplemental update for macOS 10.14.5

Apple releases iOS 12.3.1 and a supplemental update for macOS 10.14.5

Enlarge / From left to right: the iPhone 8, the iPhone XS, the iPhone XR, and the iPhone XS Max. Just a little over a week after iOS 12.3 hit iPhones and iPads everywhere... Read more ...