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European privacy regulators to discuss Uber's data breach

EUROPEAN PRIVACY REGULATORS TO DISCUSS UBER'S DATA BREACH

European Union privacy regulators will discuss ride-hailing app Uber's massive data breach cover-up next week and could create a task-force...

Marvel Heroes publisher Gazillion shuts down after Disney severs ties

MARVEL HEROES PUBLISHER GAZILLION SHUTS DOWN AFTER DISNEY SEVERS TIES

Gazillion Entertainment shut down on Wednesday just ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday, according to Kotaku. The move to lay off all...

 
 
 
The Ultimate PlayStation 4 gift guide

THE ULTIMATE PLAYSTATION 4 GIFT GUIDE

The holidays are good chance to catch up on the torrent of fantastic games this year. Sony's PlayStation 4 saw a number of terrific...

The Ultimate Gift Guide for PC games

THE ULTIMATE GIFT GUIDE FOR PC GAMES

The holiday shopping season is upon us, and I know that because I have eight games in my shopping cart on Steam. As we move into the...

 
 
 
The Ultimate Xbox One gift guide

THE ULTIMATE XBOX ONE GIFT GUIDE

The Xbox One is posed to have a strong holiday because the base model is selling for an all-time low of $180 and the Xbox One X is...

The IndieBeat: How Rhythm Doctor was 1 second away from losing its pulse

THE INDIEBEAT: HOW RHYTHM DOCTOR WAS 1 SECOND AWAY FROM LOSING ITS PULSE

Rhythm Doctor ‘s catchy riffs and clever one-button gameplay have mesmerized a few notable indie game events this year. It was an official...

 
 
 
Swedish band taps Google Translate to perform song in 3 new languages

SWEDISH BAND TAPS GOOGLE TRANSLATE TO PERFORM SONG IN 3 NEW LANGUAGES

Online translation tools have gotten pretty good at converting words between languages and, if not always perfect, can usually be relied...

The Ultimate Nintendo Switch gift guide

THE ULTIMATE NINTENDO SWITCH GIFT GUIDE

The Nintendo Switch is going to be a popular gift this holiday season. But you don't need to buy a console just to make someone happy....

 
 
 
The Ultimate Black Friday build-a-PC gift guide

THE ULTIMATE BLACK FRIDAY BUILD-A-PC GIFT GUIDE

Hopefully, if you're reading this, you are full of Thanksgiving food and glad that you're not a Detroit Lions fans. If your mind is...

Google to launch Hong Kong cloud region in 2018

GOOGLE TO LAUNCH HONG KONG CLOUD REGION IN 2018

Google has announced that it's opening a Google Cloud Platform region in Hong Kong. Launching sometime in 2018, it will be Google's...

 
 
 
Rovio shares crash 19% after Angry Birds maker's disappointing first post-IPO earnings

ROVIO SHARES CRASH 19% AFTER ANGRY BIRDS MAKER'S DISAPPOINTING FIRST POST-IPO EARNINGS

Almost two months after its IPO , Angry Birds maker Rovio Entertainment learned a painful lesson today about life as a public company...

Amazon begins taking orders in Australia

AMAZON BEGINS TAKING ORDERS IN AUSTRALIA

Amazon.com's Australian arm began an order-taking trial on Thursday, giving life to the hype which has preceded its arrival in the...

 
 
 
Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with Edge, shell, and input improvements

MICROSOFT RELEASES NEW WINDOWS 10 PREVIEW WITH EDGE, SHELL, AND INPUT IMPROVEMENTS

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 preview for PCs with Edge, shell, and input improvements. This build is part of the RS4 branch,...

AI could help Melania Trump curb cyberbullying

AI COULD HELP MELANIA TRUMP CURB CYBERBULLYING

GUEST: As long as there are power imbalances, insecurities, and competition among humans, so too will there be bullies. Name a decade,...

 
 
 
Single-player games withstood World of Warcraft. They'll survive PUBG, too

SINGLE-PLAYER GAMES WITHSTOOD WORLD OF WARCRAFT. THEY'LL SURVIVE PUBG, TOO

GUEST: With the recent cancellation of Visceral's single-player Star Wars game, shifting focus of big publishers on multiplayer games...

World of Warcraft devs explain how Legion takes us to Battle for Azeroth

WORLD OF WARCRAFT DEVS EXPLAIN HOW LEGION TAKES US TO BATTLE FOR AZEROTH

The World of Warcraft is going back to its roots: war. Blizzard Entertainment announced earlier this month at BlizzCon that its next...

 
 
 
AI could make video surveillance a proactive crime-fighting tool

AI COULD MAKE VIDEO SURVEILLANCE A PROACTIVE CRIME-FIGHTING TOOL

GUEST: It's fascinating to recall the development of artificial intelligence over the past decade, but the best is yet to come. As...

Amazon unveils AI consulting program for cloud customers

AMAZON UNVEILS AI CONSULTING PROGRAM FOR CLOUD CUSTOMERS

Amazon Web Services wants to make it easier for people to get the most out of machine learning in the cloud, and it just unveiled a...

 
 
 
Scuf's Infinity1 Xbox One gamepad is like a lighter, cheaper Elite Controller

SCUF'S INFINITY1 XBOX ONE GAMEPAD IS LIKE A LIGHTER, CHEAPER ELITE CONTROLLER

The Xbox One Elite Controller is still the best gamepad I've ever used , but I can see why some people may choose Scuf's Infinity1...

It's time to solve deep learning's productivity problem

IT'S TIME TO SOLVE DEEP LEARNING'S PRODUCTIVITY PROBLEM

GUEST: Deep learning is fueling breakthroughs in everything from consumer mobile apps to image recognition. Yet running deep learning-based...

 
 
 



The best Xbox One deals and Xbox One X bundle deals on Black Friday 2017

The best Xbox One deals and Xbox One X bundle deals on Black Friday 2017

Looking for the best Black Friday Xbox One deals? You're in the right place. Unlike many other sites, we spend the whole year looking for great Xbox One bundles, so we know a... Read more ...

This PS4 Slim deal is the cheapest we've seen yet before Black Friday

This PS4 Slim deal is the cheapest we've seen yet before Black Friday

If you've yet to hop on Sony's PlayStation train, you can now score the black PS4 Slim for the lowest price we've ever seen - before Black Friday , no less. You see, two online... Read more ...

The best cheap mobile phone deals on Black Friday 2017: our list includes...

The best cheap mobile phone deals on Black Friday 2017: our list includes iPhone, Samsung, SIM only and more

After the monumental prices that were announced when the iPhone X hit the shelves earlier this month, Black Friday bargains are a sweet relief. And there are some absolute... Read more ...

Software update is on the way to improve the dual rear cameras on the OnePlus 5T

Software update is on the way to improve the dual rear cameras on the OnePlus 5T

The OnePlus 5T has just been released, and already a major software update for the rear camera is in the works. The early word is that the camera is not providing the kind of... Read more ...

The Ultimate Gift Guide for PC games

The Ultimate Gift Guide for PC games

The holiday shopping season is upon us, and I know that because I have eight games in my shopping cart on Steam. As we move into the big holiday shopping weekend here in the... Read more ...

Tesla Built The World's Biggest Battery In Under 100 Days

Tesla Built The World's Biggest Battery In Under 100 Days

Tesla had promised to help South Australia with its energy problems and it has followed through on that promise by building the world's largest battery in under 100 days. The... Read more ...

9to5Toys Lunch Break: Amazon Echo deals from $30, SanDisk Memory Sale, DJI...

9to5Toys Lunch Break: Amazon Echo deals from $30, SanDisk Memory Sale, DJI Spark Drone $341, more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter , RSS Feed , Facebook , Google+ and Safari... Read more ...

The Ultimate Black Friday build-a-PC gift guide

The Ultimate Black Friday build-a-PC gift guide

Hopefully, if you're reading this, you are full of Thanksgiving food and glad that you're not a Detroit Lions fans. If your mind is now drifting to thoughts of spending money... Read more ...

Oppo R13 leak: check out this all-black iPhone X. errrr Android phone!

Oppo R13 leak: check out this all-black iPhone X. errrr Android phone!

If you've been a member of the smartphone fandom for a while now, you've probably heard of Oppo. The company doesn't have much of a presence on western markets, but it's huge... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S8 Gets November Security Patch

Samsung Galaxy S8 Gets November Security Patch

Earlier we heard about the new Android Oreo beta 3 for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and now Samsung has released a new software update for the handset. The software update for the... Read more ...