Tag Archives: gear

YouTube TV apologizes for outage with a one-week credit

If you're one of many who experienced the Youtube TV outage on October 16th, check your email.

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US intelligence chief says ‘no evidence’ of Chinese spy chips

Dan Coats, the US director of national intelligence, said there's "no evidence" that Chinese spies tampered with servers bought by up to 30 companies, including the likes of Apple and a telecom provider, as Bloomberg reported earlier this month. Howe...

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Chrome 70 brings picture-in-picture mode to desktop

Get ready for productivity to plummet around your office.

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Some Google Pixel 3 users claim their photos aren’t saving

If you're having issues with your Google Pixel phone not saving photos, you're not alone.

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Google apps could cost manufacturers up to $40 per handset in the EU

After Google was fined $5 billion by EU courts for forcing providers to make its own products the default on Android devices, the company is now separating Chrome and search from the rest of its suite of apps.

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Making magic with the Harry Potter Kano Coding Kit

Like so many Harry Potter fans, I've dreamed of attending Hogwarts and learning magic with a wand, cauldron and bulging bag full of quills, ink and parchment. In the absence of real witchcraft and wizardry, I've visited movie sets and played countles...

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Apple patent troll strikes again with FaceTime lawsuit

For such a genial component of Apple's ecosystem, FaceTime certainly attracts a lot of lawsuits from interested bodies.

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Uber adds VoIP calling option to its app

Uber now allows riders and drivers to communicate over voice over internet protocol (VoIP) in addition to SMS texts, in-app messaging and regular phone calls. The Verge reports that Uber announced the global availability of the VoIP feature at a conf...

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Shaper’s AR-equipped Origin power cutter is going on sale for $2,500

If you've been itching to add AR to your DIY with a handheld CNC, you'll be happy to know that Shaper's Origin augmented reality power cutter will once again be available for purchase.

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Twitter suspends bots spreading pro-Saudi tweets about missing journalist

Twitter has suspended hundreds of accounts suspected to be bots, which had been tweeting pro-Saudi sentiments regarding the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. According to NBC News, it presented the company with a spreadsheet of hundreds of...

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