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Hackers Breach EA, Claim to Have Stolen Company Source Code

In a forum post, hackers claim to have stolen 780GB of data from Electronics Arts, including source code for FIFA 21 and the Frostbite game. EA confirmed the breach on Thursday after Vice reported that hackers are allegedly selling the company’s stolen computer code in an online forum. “We are investigating a recent incident of intrusion into […]

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Sharp Unveils Professional 8K Display with 1,000 Nits Luminance

Sharp's 8M-B31C1 supports 8K resolution and 1,000 nits brightness. Read More

Huawei’s HarmonyOS already has 134,000 apps, over 4 million developers have signed on

Eligible devices that migrate to HarmonyOS 2.0 will retain apps and data (the exception being apps that rely on Google Play Services). With backwards … Read More

Google Pixel 6 and 6 Pro: Rumors, Leaks, Specifications, Features, Release Date, and more!

Pixel 6 and 6 Pro Rumor Roundup: Here’s everything we know about the next Google flagships Google Pixel 6 is set to launch later this year. As the … Read More

Hackers steal data from McDonald’s in U.S., South Korea and Taiwan

Hackers stole data, including customer emails, phone numbers and addresses, from McDonald’s computer systems in the U.S., South Korea and Taiwan, … Read More

Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 with WearOS could be revealed on 28 June

(Pocket-lint) - Google recently announced that it was partnering with Samsung on WearOS, showing off a couple of new screens, but not going as far as … Read More

Xiaomi’s 200W charging has a major effect on battery degradation

Xiaomi announced 200W wired charging last month, making for a huge step above even ultra-fast 120W solutions already available in a few phones. The manufacturer says this solution is ab...

Samsung made a new 50-megapixel image sensor with the smallest pixels yet

In brief: Samsung's newest 50-megapixel image sensor affords the company bragging rights for the smallest pixel size in a mobile image sensor, and … Read More

Samsung’s breakthrough 50MP camera could be Galaxy S22’s secret weapon

Smartphone photography gets better each year, mostly thanks to software. But Samsung isn't sitting still on the hardware front, having just announced … Read More

More Samsung Galaxy S21 FE specs revealed by benchmark test

The Samsung Galaxy S21 FE is expected to be revealed at some point before the year is out and the latest leak gives us some more information about … Read More

How the FBI Got Colonial Pipeline’s Ransom Money Back

After Colonial Pipeline Co. on May 8 paid roughly $4.4 million in cryptocurrency to hackers holding its computer systems hostage, the Federal Bureau of Investigation followed the digita...

Tesla Model S Plaid arrives: ‘This is something you have to feel to believe’

Tesla's much-hyped performance upgrade is here. At Thursday's Fremont, California event — where Tesla makes its electric cars — the Plaid new tri-motor version of the Model S was unveil...

Bitcoin Lightning Network on Twitter ‘Only A Matter of Time’: Jack Dorsey – Decrypt

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is one of the loudest voices advocating for Bitcoin. Now he's putting his money where his mouth is, revealing that he plans … Read More

How to turn off Amazon Sidewalk | Step-by-step tutorial

Disabling Amazon Sidewalk Three Amazon Echo devices in my home eagerly await commands from my wife and me every second of every day. They are … Read More

Apple bringing Siri to third-party devices is an absolute game changer

Apple unveiled a raft of new HomeKit features alongside the launch of iOS 15 at the company's annual WWDC keynote on June 7; from digital keys stored … Read More

Huawei shipped only 14.19 million smartphones last quarter

Recent market figures have shown Huawei’s fall from grace in the smartphone market, falling off most market analysts’ Top 5 vendors. Just how much it … Read More

Apple electric vehicle rumors return after company hires former BMW executive | Pocketnow

Apple’s EV ambitions are quite obvious by now. The company has been hiring staff for the development of its long-rumored Apple Car. In 2019, it hired … Read More

Apple

How to set up a VPN on an iPhone or iPad

While Apple's Private Relay is on the way, not everyone may want to sign up for iCloud+ to get its benefits, or even to wait for it to arrive. Here's how to set your iPhone or iPad to u...

Elgato Stream Deck review: A Mac accessory you didn’t realize you need

With the launch of its updated software and new online store, Elgato's Stream Deck becomes ever more a must-have accessory for all desktop Mac users.The good thing is that once you've t...

Apple set to drop customer mask requirement for Apple Store visits

Apple is preparing to loosen its requirements for wearing masks in Apple Stores as part of its COVID-19 policies, a report claims, with vaccinated customers potentially able to enter st...

Trump White House counsel was a subject of Apple subpoenas

The White House counsel to former President Donald Trump was one of the targets of Justice Department subpoenas applied against Apple for account data, according to a report, with the n...

Apple execs say iPadOS 15 helps users to multitask with UI changes

The multitasking changes to iPadOS 15 made it easier for users to understand they could multitask in the first place, a post-WWDC interview with Apple VP of worldwide product marketing...

How to customize your iPhone’s app icons

Photo by Becca Farsace / The VergeHave you ever wanted to make your iPhone your own, with your individualized style and flair? Sure, you can change your home screen wallpaper. But if yo...

Japan to probe Apple and Google in antitrust discussions

Apple is set to face more scrutiny of its business practices, with the Japanese government said to be preparing another antitrust probe into both Apple and Google.Apple has been the sub...

Hands on: Azio Izo wireless keyboard set is an attractive, functional addition to your desk

Keyboard maker Azio's new wireless keyboard collection intends to bring a luxe touch to your desk, a range that is now launching on Kickstarter.Currently on Kickstarter, the Azio Izo wi...

New iPad Pro ad features classic song from The Little Mermaid

Image: AppleApple’s YouTube page currently has an unlisted video for a very clever iPad Pro ad featuring the song “Part of Your World” from Disney’s iconic animated film The Little Merm...

WWDC 2021, Intel hints, and Apple Car — This Week in Apple

This week, all eyes were on WWDC as Apple revealed its updates to iOS, iPadOS, and other operating systems, while regulators provided details of unreleased products including the "iPhon...

Apple channels Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid’ to sell iPad-based freedom

A new ad for the iPad Pro has surfaced, using a song from Disney's "The Little Mermaid" to promote the tablet as a better computing platform than desktops in offices.Published to Apple'...

Apple’s Federighi and Joswiak talk privacy, Siri, Universal Control and more

The continued tradition of Apple SVP of software engineering Craig Federighi and VP of product marketing Greg Joswiak sitting down with John Gruber continues in 2021, with discussions a...

Apple greenlit Trump request for lawmakers’ data, suggests order slid under radar

Apple was unaware that a Trump administration request for data included information linked to two congressmen, something it says would have been "virtually impossible" to understand wit...

Apple rubberstamped Trump’s request to secretly scoop up data on two members of Congress

The Steve Jobs Theater at Apple’s Apple Park headquarters. | Dieter Bohn / The VergeThe New York Times is reporting on a new wrinkle in the story of how the Trump administration’s Depar...

Apple shares video recaps of fourth, fifth day of WWDC 2021

Apple has shared video recaps featuring sessions and highlights from the fourth and fifth day of its virtual WWDC 2021 event.Credit: AppleThe pair of videos follows video recaps of the...

Lawsuit claims iPhone and other Apple devices infringe on wireless patents

Apple has been hit with a lawsuit alleging that virtually all of its products that support Wi-Fi and cellular connectivity infringe on a set of wireless communication patents.Credit: An...

 

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Save lots of cash on Android phones with these Prime Day 2021 deals

It's hard to believe, but Amazon Prime Day is here, which means tons of great Prime Day phone deals! This two-day savings event is one of the best times of the year to shop for all sort...

Hitman Sniper: The Shadows, the latest Hitman mobile title, revealed at E3

Agent 47 is missing, but the assassination show must go on. What you need to know Square Enix revealed Hitman Sniper: The Shadows during its E3 showcase. This mobile title is the sequel...

Weekend poll: Did you ever install a contact tracing app?

This time last year, technology promised a short-term solution to make a dent in the expanding COVID-19 pandemic: Contact tracing apps. By keeping track of who was near who when, it was...

Annoying Google app bug delivers bupkis for search results

Hello? Anybody there? Google is a search company. You'd think that it would be focused on the quality of its search over, well, basically everything. But for the last few weeks (at leas...

We think the Google Pixel Fold is well worth the wait. Here’s why!

Early signs point to Google's foldable being a minor member of its lineup — but don't be fooled by a delayed launch and limited rollout. While details of the Google Pixel 6 and Pixel 6...

Here’s how to tweak your Android phone’s brightness to suit your liking

Whether your phone sports an LCD or an AMOLED panel, everyone has a personal preference for how bright or how dim they like to keep their Android phone screen. If you don't want to leav...

How to watch Copa America 2021: Live stream every match online

It's a summer for sofa-bound soccer fans to savour. With Euro 2020 in full flow on the other side of the world, its South American equivalent will be taking place at the same time. Read...

How to pass on (or completely erase) your Google account data after you’re gone

Google's built-in Inactive Account Settings tool helps you prepare for the worst Part of growing up is making sure that your affairs stay in order, no matter what might happen. In the l...

11 new (and 1 WTF) Android games from the last week: The best, worst, and everything in between (6/7/21 – 6/13/21)

Albion Online, Breach Wanderers, Rainbow Sea, plus more Welcome to the roundup of the best new Android games that went live in the Play Store or were spotted by us in the previous week...

New York state senate passes sweeping right to repair bill

The bill would require manufacturers to provide information, parts, and tools to end users and third-party repair shops There's a consumerist revolution blooming in the United States, c...

Hands-on: Acer’s new Chromebook 514 is a humble and practical laptop for the masses

Sporting Intel's 11th generation CPU, a fingerprint scanner, and more Chromebooks have come a long way since the CR-48 debuted 10 years ago. You have your choice of Chrome OS hardware r...

The OnePlus Watch has got nothing on its cheaper and better fitness band

Higher price doesn’t always mean better quality OnePlus has probably never been as ambitious as it’s been so far in 2021, launching a trio of flagship-class phones and even stepping int...

Galaxy S21 FE may be affected by chip shortage, report says- 9to5Google

Samsung’s Galaxy S20 FE turned out to be a pretty big hit in 2020, making a sequel seem like a guarantee. Rumors have placed the debut of that new device in August of this year, but a n...

Rock out to your favorite tunes with $100 off Marshall’s smart speaker

Cover all the audio basics with just one speaker: listen to music, control your smart home, and stream from multiple devices! The Marshall Stanmore II Bluetooth speaker is down to $249....

Lenovo’s Smart Clock Essential has Google Assistant built in and is $30

The Lenovo Smart Clock Essential is down to $29.99 through Lowe's today. This is unusual because Lowe's isn't exactly the place to go for electronics deals. Still, it's a great price an...

How to watch Stevenson vs Nakathila online from anywhere

The vacant WBO interim junior lightweight world title is on the line tonight and we have all the details on how you can watch Shakur Stevenson and Jeremiah Nakathila duke it out at The...

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Windows

Here’s everything we know about Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora

Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora is finally here.Ubisoft Forward, Ubisoft's E3 2021 presentation, offered us a look at some of the publisher's upcoming … Read More

Here’s every Forza Horizon 5 car confirmed so far

Forza Horizon 5 takes petrolheads on a road trip across Mexico this November, spanning harsh deserts and lush rainforests, delivering its most … Read More

Everything we know about Redfall, a brand new co-op FPS from Arkane

Arkane is delivering a new take on vampire in this co-op FPS.Arkane's long-rumored vampire game has finally made its debut as Redfall, a new co-op … Read More

Microsoft’s OneDrive is becoming a Progressive Web App

Progressive Web Apps might be a huge deal in the future for Windows 10’s app store and Microsoft is slowly updating its web services with Progressive Web Apps features, such as offline...

Torn Banner Studios details Chivalry 2 post-launch content at E3

What you need to know Chivalry 2 came out on June 8, 2021, but the developers promise that's just the beginning. • Steve Piggott, CEO at Torn Banner … Read More

Microsoft wants to modernize existing parts of Windows 10 UX

Microsoft is in the process of finalizing the Windows Sun Valley, otherwise known as “next of generation of Windows”, ahead of its announcement on June 24. As part of that, there were a...

Everything you need to know about The Outer Worlds 2

A whole new adventure waiting for players across the galaxy.Obsidian is expanding the universe of The Outer Worlds. Announced at E3 2021, The Outer … Read More

Watch out for the rat tidal wave in A Plague Tale: Requiem

What you need to know• A sequel to A Plague Tale: Innocence was announced at E3 2021. • A Plague Tale: Requiem is targeting a 2022 release date. • The game … Read More

Grounded has revealed all the details for its next major content update

As advertised, Obsidian Entertainment is going big with the next Grounded update.What you need to know• For most of Grounded's early access life, the … Read More

Windows 10’s news and weather feed on taskbar is a mess

Earlier this year, Microsoft started testing a new feature on the taskbar called “News and Interests”. It is basically a widget based on Microsoft’s MSN and users can glance at the feed...

Rainbow Six Extraction is back, here’s what we know.

Following the success of Rainbow Six Siege, Extraction brings a cooperative spin marrying deep strategy with the first-person shooter.Tom Clancy's … Read More

Everything you need to know about Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands

Tiny Tina returns as the Bunkermaster in this latest adventure from Gearbox, full of magic and mayhem.Gearbox unveiled Tiny Tina's Wonderlands ahead … Read More

Iconic series villains return in Far Cry 6 Season Pass

Nothing's more fun than playing a bad guy, and Ubisoft is bringing back some of its greatest villains.What you need to know• Far Cry 6's Season Pass … Read More

Where to preorder Rainbow Six Extraction and what your bonuses are

What's inside each version of the new co-op title.Ubisoft revealed details about the gameplay and release date of Rainbow Six Extraction at its … Read More

Rainbow Six Extraction gets first trailer, September release date at E3

What you need to know• Ubisoft has delivered an extensive deep dive for Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Extraction at E3 2021, providing our first look at … Read More

Here’s everything announced during Ubisoft Forward at E3 2021

All the biggest news from Ubisoft Forward in one place.The return of the world's biggest game conference has reached its stride with E3 2021. One of … Read More

 

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