English bulldog drools way to 'World's Ugliest Dog' crown

Among Zsa Zsa's winning traits: a tongue as long and unwieldy as Trump's neckties, a gait as wide and boxy as a dump truck, and teeth as jagged as the Black Hills. The 9-year-old English Bulldog wins this year's ugliest dog contest. She has surmoun... More..

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Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 with LTE, AI Face Unlock launched
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Xiaomi Mi Pad 4 with LTE, AI Face Unlock launched

Needless to say, there is also face unlock (of the selfie type), and some kind of AI that Xiaomi has been laboring over in the previous year or so, mainly for the camera modes. As for retail prices, the base mo...More..

Bloomberg report reveals three new Apple products launching next year
by | Monday, June 25, 2018

Bloomberg report reveals three new Apple products launching next year

The new AirPods will reportedly be pricier than their predecessor, potentially segmenting the AirPods line into two models, and is increasing its reliance on contract manufacturer Foxconn to improve product...More..

Will You Have to Pay More Sales Taxes on Your Online Purchases?
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Will You Have to Pay More Sales Taxes on Your Online Purchases?

States have long complained that they were losing millions in tax revenue , while giving online retailers an advantage over brick-and-mortar shops. Then in 2000, a national commission urged states to simplify ...More..

Security researcher bypasses iPhone's limit on passcode attempts
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Security researcher bypasses iPhone's limit on passcode attempts

By "modding" the iOS, you can download applications from third-party websites and stores, customize the interface of the device, etc. In order to prevent a locked Apple iPhone from being opened by a hacker,...More..

Xbox shelves Xbox One X VR and Mixed Reality plans
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Xbox shelves Xbox One X VR and Mixed Reality plans

Microsoft's chief marketing officer of gaming Mike Nichols said in an interview that the company does not have any plans for Xbox in VR or mixed reality , The Verge reported. Xbox has rowed back on su...More..

Steam Summer Sale Starts Today, Expect Crazy Discounts On Popular Games
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

Steam Summer Sale Starts Today, Expect Crazy Discounts On Popular Games

Remember of course that this is a "New Era" Steam Sale , meaning no Daily Deals, Flash Sales , or any of the other fun stuff. The outlet says that Steam users should expect discounts on games such as Hitm...More..

The Galaxy S9 is getting a 'Sunrise Gold' refresh this week
by | Sunday, June 24, 2018

The Galaxy S9 is getting a 'Sunrise Gold' refresh this week

Samsung S10 might not be the only or even the first device featuring the Sound emitting display. That would certainly be a different move for Samsung , but one that might go over well, especially as an A...More..

Algeria turns OFF the internet
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Algeria turns OFF the internet

Mobile and fixed internet connections were cut across the country for a total of two hours, to coincide with the start of two school tests. This restriction will continue till June 25. Schools proctoring the ex...More..

Apple Finally Addresses MacBook Keyboard Issue With Free Repairs
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Apple Finally Addresses MacBook Keyboard Issue With Free Repairs

The Cupertino tech giant will be offering free fix of the MacBook and MacBook Pro keyboard for four years starting from the date of purchase. If you already paid for your keyboard to get repaired Apple...More..

Epidemic of fake Fortnite apps hits internet
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Epidemic of fake Fortnite apps hits internet

The team over at Epic Games are constantly , and we mean constantly , making changes to their record-breaking online game Fortnite . Fake Android versions of the best-selling game Fortnite have been...More..

by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Trump praises Supreme Court ruling in internet sales tax case

North Dakota decision was outdated and that sales tax collection is no longer the burden it might once have been due to changes in technology. The complaints amplified as Internet retail sales surged during the...More..

AirPower pad, Apple's wireless charger, may arrive in September
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

AirPower pad, Apple's wireless charger, may arrive in September

Unlike wireless chargers on the market today, the AirPower is created to charge three devices simultaneously: an iPhone , Apple Watch , and AirPods with a still-to-be-released wireless charging case. Th...More..

Online sales tax ruling to boost state, local budgets
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Online sales tax ruling to boost state, local budgets

In upholding the ruling the Supreme Court overturned a 1992 ruling that required a " physical presence " in a state in order to mandate collection of sales tax. A lack of sales tax online made it almost impossi...More..

by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

Xbox One won't get VR support after all

It was decided that VR technology was to be exclusive to the high-end console to provide an experience most akin to PC, however there was no mention of virtual reality when the Xbox One X launched in November ...More..

Court Mulls Apple App Store Case
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Court Mulls Apple App Store Case

Indeed, it is an aggressively enforced monopoly that ensures that Apple gets 30% of every app sold, about $11 billion a year, there being no other way to get an app onto an iOS device. If the court rules agai...More..

All 4 major United States carriers roll back data sharing with brokers
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

All 4 major United States carriers roll back data sharing with brokers

A Securus spokesman said the company was authorized to give law enforcement the location of a phone in certain circumstances, under Securus' contract with the third party data aggregator. Wyden that said: "AT&T...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Launch Date Specs And Features Leaked
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Launch Date Specs And Features Leaked

This increases its lead on Apple, which sits at 458ppi on the iPhone X , while potentially approaching Sony's Xperia XZ Premium, which touts a whopping 760ppi across its 5.8-inch 4K display. Now, a leakster ha...More..

Google’s AR
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Google’s AR "Measure" app comes to all ARCore Android phones

It's ideal, for instance, for people who are looking to get new furniture in, but might not have a physical tape measure to hand. With the latest update, Google will let every phone that supports Google...More..

Anti-meme European Union copyright law passes first hurdle, final vote in July
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Anti-meme European Union copyright law passes first hurdle, final vote in July

Article 13 or mandatory upload filtering would require online platforms such as YouTube, GitHub, Instagram and eBay (EBAY.O) to install filters to prevent users from uploading copyrighted materials or seek l...More..

SCOTUS Ruling on Internet Sales Tax Called 'Disastrous' for N.H. Economy
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

SCOTUS Ruling on Internet Sales Tax Called 'Disastrous' for N.H. Economy

Newly-public sales tax automation company Avalara saw its shares spike 30 percent immediately following the ruling. So it passed a law requiring all but the smallest retailers, including Internet companie...More..

You can’t hail an Uber via Google Maps anymore
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

You can’t hail an Uber via Google Maps anymore

Google has scrapped a feature allowing users to hail Uber rides from inside its Google Maps app. Providing this is a permanent change, Uber may have just decided that it was exhausted of losing potential a...More..

Minecraft on Nintendo Switch gets Xbox Live Achievements and Gamerscore
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Minecraft on Nintendo Switch gets Xbox Live Achievements and Gamerscore

That certificate is used to identify the specific hardware being used to log in to Nintendo's servers, meaning a banned console will stay banned from the network permanently. In a detailed breakdown going o...More..

Apple's Software Update for iPhone Will Locate 911 Calls More Precisely
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Apple's Software Update for iPhone Will Locate 911 Calls More Precisely

Of course, Apple will stick to its focus on user privacy and none of the date will be shared for any non-emergency goal. Crucially, Apple has pledged that the location data will only be used in emergency situ...More..

Audi reveals all-new Audi A1 Sportback
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Audi reveals all-new Audi A1 Sportback

Overall length of the hatchback is 4 030 mm and width 1 740 mm, height - 1 410 mm, and the wheelbase reaches 2 560 mm, writes the Chronicle.info with reference to Autoblog. Radar-based adaptive cruise is an opt...More..

IOS 12 Beta 2 Hints At New Apple Watch Models
by | Friday, June 22, 2018

IOS 12 Beta 2 Hints At New Apple Watch Models

References to new Apple Watch models have been found in iOS 12 beta 2 by developer Guilherme Rambo for 9to5Mac. "Communities rely on 911 centers in an emergency, and we believe they should have the best...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

Steam Summer Sale 2018 may kick off today

It's essentially the Black Friday of online video game sales. That might make this sale a little less exciting than in past years, but it's nice that you don't have to keep checking in multiple times a day to s...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

IGTV is Instagram's take on social video

Instagram may have an easier time. To jump-start the service, Instagram asked hundreds of prominent users including Kim Kardashian West, Kevin Hart and Selena Gomez to post videos to the service. The Inst...More..

by | Friday, June 22, 2018

" Archive " Disney, Nintendo partner for eSports competition

The show will pit four families against one another in "fun and friendly competition". Some of the games that will feature in the TV show include the likes of Super Mario Odyssey , Mario Tennis Aces , Just...More..

LG Q7 Android One Edition in Works for the US
by | Thursday, June 21, 2018

LG Q7 Android One Edition in Works for the US

The latter, otherwise known as the Q Stylus, is set to be launched tomorrow by T-Mobile US, Inc. subsidiary MetroPCS. The source code reveals some codes like "mcv5a", "tmo", "us" and "sprout.". For a refreshe...More..