• Elon Musk Tokes and Tesla Stock Tumbles
Elon Musk Tokes and Tesla Stock Tumbles

Elon Musk has continued to self-inflict PR disasters one after another, and not only that, but there is a disturbing trend of top talent bailing out on the automaker. In July he shocked investors by announcing on Twitter that he had funding secured to take his vehicle firm Tesla private. Musk also announced a few title changes, including a...

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  • Elon Musk hits massive blunt in live interview
Elon Musk hits massive blunt in live interview

Morton, a former CFO for computer-drive maker Seagate Technology, joined Tesla one day before Musk tweeted that he was considering buying out some investors at $420 a share and taking the company private. At the end of the show, Rogan asked Musk for concluding thoughts. The episode also raised concern about Musk's health. The circumstances su...

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  • America to North Korea: We've spied your hacking spy
America to North Korea: We've spied your hacking spy

The DOJ charged Park Jin Hyok as the mastermind behind the 2014 cyber attack that exposed tons of the studio's internal emails. The United States charged a North Korean computer programmer with some of the most dramatic global hacking cases of recent years, alleging they were carried out on behalf of the regime in Pyongyang.

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  • Apple mulls naming new model ‘iPhone XS MAX’
Apple mulls naming new model ‘iPhone XS MAX’

They take everything that's great about the iPhone X and make it even better, with a faster and more efficient processor, better battery life, and an even bigger OLED display on the 6.5-inch iPhone XS model. While the low-end model could be a great entry point for price-conscious users, the iPhone XS is sure to be the star of the show. Both mod...

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  • Twitter chief says was unprepared for 'weaponised' social media efforts
Twitter chief says was unprepared for 'weaponised' social media efforts

Google rejected requests to send its CEO Sundar Pichai or parent firm Alphabet chief Larry Page, but offered a writted statement from its chief legal officer Kent Walker. Congress has criticized social media companies during the past year as it became clear they were on the front lines during Russia's interference in the 2016 elections and beyo...

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  • Samsung might release foldable screen device within the year
Samsung might release foldable screen device within the year

Samsung purportedly showed off a foldable smartphone in a private meeting with select clients at CES this year. Samsung's DJ Koh said the company would launch a foldable phone this year. The news comes in addition to promises from Samsung to bring more cutting edge features to mid-range handsets, in an attempt to appeal to the millenial de...

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  • IFA 2018: Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 980 processor based on 7nm technology announced
IFA 2018: Huawei HiSilicon Kirin 980 processor based on 7nm technology announced

We won't see the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro , the latest in the series, until the fourth quarter. We've done a piece about why chipset matters and how it works. The Huawei Mate 20 will be the first smartphone to come with the Kirin 980 SoC. Mali-G76 also features an innovative clock boosting technology that utilizes AI to intelligently identi...

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  • New Pixel 3 leak tells us Google is really serious about selfies
New Pixel 3 leak tells us Google is really serious about selfies

More interestingly, a cheaper Pixel may be in the works, putting the number of new Pixel phones at 3 this year. There have been so much about the Pixel 3 XL that we nearly forgot about its younger sibling, the Pixel 3 . It goes against the industry trend and is a bit of a boast about how powerful that one lens is supposed to be thanks to a...

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  • Apple to reveal next generation iPhone on September 12
Apple to reveal next generation iPhone on September 12

An image that purportedly shows both of Apple's new iPhone models has leaked out. Apple, as always, has remained tight-lipped about its product plans, and it's not clear how the company will pitch so many new models of the iPhone to customers.

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  • Xbox All Access Offers Console And Game Pass For A Subscription
Xbox All Access Offers Console And Game Pass For A Subscription

Both packages include 24 months of Gold and Game Pass , and each payment plan lasts for 24 months with no upfront cost and 0% April. Players can get an Xbox One S or Xbox One X bundle online or from a physical Microsoft store, pay $22 or $35 per month for each set, and setup a Dell Preferred Account financing plan.

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  • Mobile discovers security breach of certain customer information
Mobile discovers security breach of certain customer information

The breach was spotted on 20 August by the firm's cyber-security team, it said, and was plugged the same day. Attackers may have compromised three percent of T-Mobile's 77 million customers on Monday, revealing personal information like addresses, phone numbers, and account numbers.

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  • Huawei faked Nova 3 camera output with a DSLR again
Huawei faked Nova 3 camera output with a DSLR again

In its defense, Huawei told CNET that there is a disclaimer at the end of the video, suggesting the images and content "are for reference only". The company is holding a lucky draw and one lucky customer from every 50 units sold will get an additional cash-back of INR 10,000 in their Amazon account.

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  • Russian hackers targeted anti-Trump conservative think tanks
Russian hackers targeted anti-Trump conservative think tanks

Immediately after discovering the fake websites with malware, Microsoft disabled the domains and pages; however, the company says the sites were not fully completed yet, so they did not affect anyone. Another is similar to the domain used by the Hudson Institute, which hosts prominent discussions on topics including cybersecurity. The Hudson ...

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  • Nvidia's RTX 2080, RTX 2080 Ti Cards Arrive Sept. 20
Nvidia's RTX 2080, RTX 2080 Ti Cards Arrive Sept. 20

The Nvidia GeForce RTX series brings real-time ray tracing, artificial intelligence, and programmable shading together for a new PC gaming experience. For that, you're going to get the Turing GPU with 4352 CUDA cores , and 11GB of GDDR6 on a 352-bit memory bus. The GeForce RTX 2080 Ti and GeForce RTX 2080 are expected to start shipping a...

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  • How to use Gmail's 'Confidential Mode' on smartphones
How to use Gmail's 'Confidential Mode' on smartphones

If Chief Quimby used Gmail , he'd know about the new mobile Confidential Mode with expiring messages and probably have saved himself quite a bit of trouble getting information to Inspector Gadget. That is a very secure way to view an email, and you can definitely send sensitive and confidential material to others. This is critical that they ...

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  • OnePlus 6T to launch with T-Mobile in October, price revealed
OnePlus 6T to launch with T-Mobile in October, price revealed

A new report from CNET , who cited people "familiar with the launch plans" of the OnePlus 6T , declared the hardware will launch in October . Today's report also says that pricing for the OnePlus 6T could be $550, but that that's tentative.

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  • Fortnite Android beta invites: all supported phones and devices
Fortnite Android beta invites: all supported phones and devices

The first thing I did once Fortnite's beta went live for Samsung users yesterday was to look for a some kind of hack so I could play it on my Pixel 2. If your device is eligible, you can sign up on the Fortnite Android beta waiting list with your email. In addition, the method of downloading Fortnite directly from their website appears to p...

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  • Online Nintendo Switch Debuts in September’s Second Half
Online Nintendo Switch Debuts in September’s Second Half

Anyways, now fans can enjoy the online gaming service at their best. Access to the Nintendo Switch smartphone app. Of course, there's always a chance that Nintendo goes on to add the Switch Online disclaimer before the service goes live, but that possibility seems relatively low at this point.

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  • How and Where to Preorder the Samsung Galaxy Note 9
How and Where to Preorder the Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Let's have a look to decide if you should make the switch to the new Note 9. It also comes as the smartphone industry has largely pushed the limits on hardware. Samsung has unveiled a new flagship phone and smartwatch, as well as previewing its new smart home speaker during a busy event in NY. Behind the 6.4-inch screen of the Note 9, Samsung have ...

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  • Samsung to spend $A30 billion on AI
Samsung to spend $A30 billion on AI

Samsung said the announcement followed months of deliberations and review by the management and the board of directors of different Samsung companies, including Samsung Electronics . Its de facto leader Lee Jae-yong was convicted of corruption a year ago, but released from prison in February. Jay Lee, the vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, is...

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  • Features of electronic giant’s first smartwatch revealed — Samsung Galaxy Watch
Features of electronic giant’s first smartwatch revealed — Samsung Galaxy Watch

We'll obviously reserve full judgement for when we can use the phone unencumbered by Samsung bodyguards. Marketing is all about getting a product into the minds of prospective buyers, and that's what a massive event does, with every tech outlet attending if they can.

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  • Nintendo Leaks New 'Super Smash Bros.' Character
Nintendo Leaks New 'Super Smash Bros.' Character

Richter Belmont would later join the fray while also giving a glimpse of Dracula's son Alucard. His Final Smash is the Grand Cross and his stage is Dracula's Castle, which will have candles that contain items and 34 music tracks from the long-running adventure series.

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  • Android P is called ‘Pie’ and is now available for Pixel smartphones
Android P is called ‘Pie’ and is now available for Pixel smartphones

In fact, Samsung's Android 9.0 Pie release could arrive a little faster than its Android 8.0 Oreo roll out . The update is available for Pixel, Pixel XL , Pixel 2 , Pixel 2 XL and Essential phone right now . Also coming to Pixel phones this fall is Digital Wellbeing . Google has developed a new battery manager with AI technology. B...

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  • Motorola announces Moto Z3 with 5G Moto Mod support
Motorola announces Moto Z3 with 5G Moto Mod support

At the very least, the phone has 4GB of RAM. There are only a few cities in America that have 5G. Motorola's version of Android has always been smooth and clean, and there's nothing new here-which is good, in this case. Verizon is now rolling out 5G residential broadband service in four USA markets: Houston, Los Angeles, Sacramento and on...

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  • PlayStation 4 Reaches 82.2 Million In Global Sales, Surpassing PS3's Lifetime Sales
PlayStation 4 Reaches 82.2 Million In Global Sales, Surpassing PS3's Lifetime Sales

Sony stated that these results were due to higher than expected sales of its games . The figures are Sony's first quarterly results under new chief executive officer Kenichiro Yoshida, who replaced Kazuo Hirai in April. Operating profit rose from a year earlier to ¥83.5-billion. The company also had a few surprises to share in the quarter at the...

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  • Google's
Google's "Pixel Stand" Could be a Wireless Charging Stand for Pixel 3

Today we're looking a bit closer at the Google Pixel 3 as it's leaked in surprisingly full fashion weeks before release. The Pixel 3 launch is only a few months away, which means the chances for leaks are growing higher. Also, while a notch on the display is not clear on the black variant, the white model has bezels and the notch in black! ...

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  • EA to launch premier subscription service next week
EA to launch premier subscription service next week

Disappointing though it is that we won't be lifting any more free stuff out of EA's pockets, I'm not really surprised that On the House is going away. Origin Access Premier will complement EA's existing Origins Access on PC (and EA Access on Xbox One). Do you intend to play EA's latest releases? Upgrading to a Premier account still grants that...

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  • Fortnite Android to Be Exclusive to Samsung Galaxy Note 9
Fortnite Android to Be Exclusive to Samsung Galaxy Note 9

For a while, weve been saying that well likely see the heavily leaked Samsung Galaxy Watch launch alongside the Samsung Galaxy Note9 at Samsungs Unpacked event in NYC . "Huawei's planned volume could be limited to some 20,000 to 30,000 units, or even less, for a small group of first-wave adopters", a person familiar with Huawei's plan told Ni...

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  • Sony unveils 48MP camera sensor for smartphones
Sony unveils 48MP camera sensor for smartphones

Pixels in a smartphone camera sensor are generally larger than 1 μm; the Pixel 2's sensor, for example, features 1.4-μm pixels. Sony said in a press release the increased pixel count will enable high-quality photos even when devices are using digital zoom.

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  • Central Illinois Delegation Reacts To Kavanaugh Supreme Court Pick
Central Illinois Delegation Reacts To Kavanaugh Supreme Court Pick

Like the other eight justices on the court, Kavanaugh has an Ivy League law degree, spending his undergraduate and law school years at Yale. The stakes are high. While Supreme Court nominations are the job of the Senate, House members are also weighing in. President Trump repeatedly promised to nominate justices to the bench who are hostile to R...

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  • MacBook Pro updated with 8th-gen Intel Core chipsets
MacBook Pro updated with 8th-gen Intel Core chipsets

The 13-inch MacBook Pro model will come with up to 2TB SSD, while, the 15-inch MacBook Pro will have a 4TB SSD. The Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro is powered by a quad-core 8th-generation Intel Core. An analyst says the new model's disappointing sales could lead to the phone being cancelled - with production stopping as soon as this summer. ...

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  • Surface Go Announced, Microsoft's Most Affordable Tablet-PC Hybrid Yet
Surface Go Announced, Microsoft's Most Affordable Tablet-PC Hybrid Yet

Added to this is an 8.3 mm thin design , and a device that tips the scale at 521.6 grams sans detachable keyboard cover. Microsoft Corp is going for the low-end of the personal computing market with a smaller, cheaper Surface Go tablet that takes on Apple Inc's cheapest iPads.

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  • 'Fortnite' season five adds a desert locale, golf carts and rifts
'Fortnite' season five adds a desert locale, golf carts and rifts

As we mentioned though, you can find all this detail in the above gallery which will make sure you don't get lost. Fortnite Season 5 is here and the upcoming skins, gliders, emotes and more this season have been leaked. These will take you "for a wild ride" if you dare step in, so maybe they'll act as some kind of teleportation portal. Once a...

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  • Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile is now throttling video and mobile hotspots
Comcast’s Xfinity Mobile is now throttling video and mobile hotspots

I repeat, this is to help YOU. Comcast spins this change by saying it will "help you save money if you pay By the Gig and take longer to reach the 20 GB threshold if you have the Unlimited data option". In Comcast's eyes, it seems to think that it's doing you a favor by restricting access and raising the price. Customers who pay-by-the-GB will ...

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  • Google reportedly allows apps to scan some people's Gmail inboxes
Google reportedly allows apps to scan some people's Gmail inboxes

This is seen in a pop-up box that includes a note that the app wants permission to " read, send, delete and manage your email ". "Signing in with Google " apps use your Google Account to sign into other website or apps. Privacy has been a big deal as of late, with internet companies coming under closer scrutiny after the Facebook-Cambridge Analy...

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  • Samsung's Android Go phone revealed in numerous hands-on photos
Samsung's Android Go phone revealed in numerous hands-on photos

With this handset, Samsung is looking to increase its market share, but the specifications of the handset tell a different story altogether. The Samsung Galaxy On 6 comes equipped with a 5.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED display and draws its power from an Octa-Core Exynos 7870 SoC coupled with 4GB of RAM .

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  • OnePlus Commits to Three Years of Updates
OnePlus Commits to Three Years of Updates

Case in point is the OnePlus 2T, which debuted in November 2016, and was denied the Android Oreo update. OnePlus today formally committed to service its handsets with two years of feature updates and three years of security updates.

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  • Fortnite Playground mode coming back TODAY? Fans given hope about LTM return
Fortnite Playground mode coming back TODAY? Fans given hope about LTM return

When Thursday rolled around though, there we no updates on the situation and PlayGround Mode was still down. Fortnite has remained as one of the most popular games in the world for several reasons. You'll have one hour to create, play and train as you wish. The preview for the article said: "Hey there, We're continuing testing on our matchm...

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  • Google Home and Chromecast devices experiencing issues
Google Home and Chromecast devices experiencing issues

A new update to address the issue should be rolling out to all users over the next six hours, the company said Wednesday evening. Two-thirds of those reporting a problem with their device said that their Google Home was unresponsive, while the the remainder said that their smart speaker could not access the internet.

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  • Supreme Court Ruling Opens Door to Online Sales Tax
Supreme Court Ruling Opens Door to Online Sales Tax

But on Thursday, the Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 decision that states do have the right to collect sales tax from online retailers that do not have physical presences in their state. Yesterday, the Supreme Court decision in Wayfair v. "The physical presence rule has always been criticized as giving out-of-state sellers an advantage", the r...

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  • OPPO's Find X Smartphone Features a Hidden Pop-Up Camera
OPPO's Find X Smartphone Features a Hidden Pop-Up Camera

In terms of the specs, the handset comes with a dual-camera setup on the rear panel comprising a 16-megapixel primary shooter backed by a 20-megapixel secondary snapper. Oppo has revived its Find series after four years and Find X is all about innovation in smartphone technology. It also comes with up to 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal st...

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  • Auto News: New Generation Suzuki Jimny To Debut In Japan Next Month
Auto News: New Generation Suzuki Jimny To Debut In Japan Next Month

For the Japanese market, the Jimny will get a 660cc engine , while a higher spec model will get a 1.5-litre engine, both coming with four-wheel drive as standard. While it's still not clear that the Jimny will come to India, we think if priced right, the Jimny will make for a fantastic compact SUV that will find a lot of buyers who want a small ye...

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  • This Critical 911 Feature in iOS 12 Could Save Your Life
This Critical 911 Feature in iOS 12 Could Save Your Life

An estimated 80 percent of roughly 240 million emergency calls in the US this year will come from mobile phones , most of which are capable of precisely tracking where their users are. We'll find out more when iOS 12 launches later this year, so stay tuned. When the feature becomes available, 'Apple phones will send fast and accurate device loca...

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  • Samsung Chromebook Plus (V2) costs $500 with built-in pen
Samsung Chromebook Plus (V2) costs $500 with built-in pen

Like the original Chromebook Plus , the V2 comes with 4GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage-not bad, but nothing to write home about. The popular laptop-tablet hybrid will be faster and long-lasting with a new Intel CPU and extended battery life.

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  • More Cyberpunk 2077 details surface up
More Cyberpunk 2077 details surface up

This change in player perspective has changed the perspective of several potential players who worry that CD Projekt Red is abandoning the hardcore RPG stylings of The Witcher series for a more digestible shooter action game. Nothing at launch. At launch we're concentrating on the single-player game. Instead, it looks like CD Projekt Red are goin...

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  • Every Super Smash Bros. character ever will be playable on the Switch
Every Super Smash Bros. character ever will be playable on the Switch

Crazy, high-energy mech action and cel-shaded visuals are the name of the game in Daemon X Machina , the new project from Marvelous and First Studio. Yes, Nintendo will have games that don't involve Pikachu pummeling Sonic the Hedgehog, but do they even matter? Starting today, you can download it on the Switch.

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  • Tales of Vesperia Definitive Edition Announced at Microsoft’s E3 2018 Press Conference
Tales of Vesperia Definitive Edition Announced at Microsoft’s E3 2018 Press Conference

Tales of Vesperia originally released on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in 2008. Tales of Vesperia: Definitive Edition was revealed at the Xbox E3 Media Briefing and will include upscaled screen resolution, new characters, events, and additional content never released outside of Japan.

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  • Fortnite won’t support cross-play between Nintendo Switch and PS4
Fortnite won’t support cross-play between Nintendo Switch and PS4

A recent leak suggested that Fortnite Nintendo Switch would be revealed during Nintendo's E3 Direct presentation. Fortnite is available now in early access on iOS, PC, PS4, and Xbox One . Of course, whether those games can pull off the same addicting gameplay as Fortnite remains to be seen. "With Switch, you can squad up with your frie...

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  • The Awesome Adventures Of Captain Spirit Arrives June 26, 2018
The Awesome Adventures Of Captain Spirit Arrives June 26, 2018

Well, while that title is in development, the team will first be joining forces with publisher Square Enix to release a self-contained "narrative Life is odd experience". Life is unusual 2 has been announced but not formally unveiled yet. Chris's story is based around his childlike imagination, and his story takes him to alien planets in his su...

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  • Assassin's Creed Odyssey launches October 5; E3 2018 trailer, gameplay walkthrogh
Assassin's Creed Odyssey launches October 5; E3 2018 trailer, gameplay walkthrogh

Pacific Time/4:00 p.m. Eastern with the Ubisoft E3 2018 Conference, live from the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles. The character returns to the island of Kefalonia after 17 years, after a tragedy in their childhood had ripped the family apart.

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