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Twitch says user passwords weren’t compromised in huge data leak
Change your password and enable 2FA anyway. Earlier in October, pretty much the entirety of Twitch was hacked and leaked onto the internet. Apparently, passwords wer...
Here’s What Happens To Your Life Stories When You Delete Facebook
If the latest deluge of Facebook controversies has you ready to kick the app to the digital curb, you are not alone. Michael Humphrey, Colorado State …[ Read More ]...
First Bitcoin future ETF in US set to begin trading
The first Bitcoin future ETF in the U.S. is set to begin trading next week, an amended filing from ProShares said Friday. The ProShares Bitcoin …[ Read More ] [sc na...
Google Pixel 6 leaks keep getting bigger and more feature-packed, show off Magic Eraser in action
When it rains, it pours. With so many Pixel 6 leaks popping up over the last few weeks, it's hard to keep count. Almost everything about these …[ Read More ] [sc nam...
Samsung teaser video suggests fully customizable foldables on the way
A teaser video suggests you'll be able to mix and match color aspects of a foldable to make it your own. A new teaser video suggests Samsung custom foldables could b...
Elon Musk says Starlink is ‘talking to airlines’ about adding satellite internet
SpaceX's satellite internet could one day provide WiFi on flights. Elon Musk wants you to have fast internet while flying. In a tweet Thursday, the SpaceX CEO said h...
Smartphones: Samsung ships the most handsets, but Apple makes most of the profit
Semiconductor shortages could impact the entire smartphone industry. Apple has reaped most of the profits from the smartphone boom over the past …[ Read More ] [sc n...
Hackers just stole personal data from millions of Acer customers
Acer has just confirmed that its servers were beached by a group of hackers called Desorden. The hackers managed to steal over 60 gigabytes worth of …[ Read More ] [...
TCL Thunderbird Smart Glasses come with a micro-LED display | Pocketnow
Companies seem to make some form of smart glasses left and right, and the latest company to join the race is TCL. It just unveiled the Thunderbird …[ Read More ] [sc...
Facebook executives tease prototype virtual reality headsets ahead of Connect conference – Pocket-lint
(Pocket-lint) - We may still be a couple of weeks away from Facebook's annual Connect conference, but the company's executives are already teasing …[ Read More ] [sc...
Qualcomm’s shady tweet calls out Google and the Pixel 6 Tensor chip
Facepalm: Hell hath no fury like a tech company scorned. Illustrating this point is Qualcomm, who has used the official Snapdragon Twitter account to …[ Read More ]...
Former Google employee reveals the company’s biggest ‘office perks’
A TikTok user is revealing the biggest Google office perks for employees commuting into the company’s main campuses. The video, which left TikTok …[ Read More ] [sc...
What To Expect From Google’s Pixel 6 Event
If you’ve been holding out on buying a new phone in anticipation of Google’s Pixel 6, next week is when we find out every single detail. The …[ Read More ] [sc name=...
Amazon reportedly favoured its own products in search results
Amazon unfairly puts products from its label brands higher in search results than products from other sellers that have better ratings and more …[ Read More ] [sc na...
WhatsApp encrypted backups rolling out to iPhone and Android
Facebook announced a month ago that WhatsApp’s rumored end-to-end encrypted backup feature would roll out to all iPhone and Android. The company …[ Read More ] [sc n...
Verizon’s Visible network confirms accounts were hacked and stolen
In recent years, mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs) have become viable alternatives to major cell carriers. One of the most prominent MVNOs in …[ Read More ] [...

Apple

Leaker says new MacBook Pro, Mac mini, and AirPods 3 will be unveiled at tomorrow’s Apple event
The wait is finally over as we are just a day away from Apple’s “Unleashed” event. If rumors turn out to be true, Cupertino’s company will unveil a new MacBook...
Report: Apple has considered launching a ‘cloud gaming service’ alongside Apple Arcade
In his latest edition of his Power On newsletter, Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman says Apple has considered launching a “cloud gaming service” of some sort alongside Ap...
Bloomberg recaps new MacBook Pro features ahead of ‘Unleashed’ event: 64GB RAM, MagSafe, Touch Bar removal, more
Ahead of tomorrow’s “Unleashed” Apple Event, Bloomberg is out with its last-minute recap of everything to expect from the new MacBook Pros. The report doubles d...
As Apple prepares to revamp the MacBook Pro, this coming week also marks the 30th anniversary of the original PowerBook
Apple is hosting a major Mac event on Monday morning where they are widely expected to unveil a completely redesigned MacBook Pro. Power users have been waiting...
How to use iOS 15’s new Focus modes
Image: AppleThese days, it is way too easy to be pulled from your work by notifications and other distractions. In order to help you keep your attention where y...
Apple fired a leader of the #AppleToo movement
Illustration by Alex Castro / The VergeApple has fired Janneke Parrish, a leader of the #AppleToo movement, amid a broad crackdown on leaks and worker organizin...
Apple offers 20% bonus when adding funds to Apple ID in India following new payment restrictions
Apple notified developers last month about a change in India’s local payments system that would impact apps with recurring transactions. As the company is askin...
Concept: Here’s what the new MacBook Pro could look like if even the wildest rumors pan out
There are lots of wild rumors floating around the internet ahead of Apple’s big Mac-focused on Monday. New leaks have appeared that say the MacBook Pro is going...
How to convert video formats on the Mac using Movavi
Movavi Video Converter is the leading video converter program for Mac. Movavi lets you convert between all sorts of video formats, from MP4 to AVI to MKV. You c...
Rumor: Alleged component photos suggest the new MacBook Pro screen will have a notch
On Monday, Apple will unveil the highly-anticipated redesign of the MacBook Pro line as part of its ‘Unleashed’ October media event. It is expected to feature a...
A brief chat with the fired #AppleToo organizer
Illustration by Alex Castro / The VergeOn October 14th, Apple fired a leader of the #AppleToo movement for allegedly failing to comply with an internal investig...
WhatsApp for iOS continues work on new message reaction feature
WhatsApp has been working on new reaction features for at least a few months. Now, there’s more pieces of evidence regarding the development of this function. m...
Apple @ Work: The top new features in macOS Monterey for enterprise users
Apple @ Work is brought to you by Kandji, a modern, cloud-based platform to manage and secure your Mac, iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV devices. Kandji saves IT team...
PSA: ‘Nike Bounce’ watch face isn’t exclusive to Nike Apple Watch Series 7
Yesterday marked the official release date of the new Apple Watch Series 7, and tidbits continue to emerge. Unfortunately, some people thought the new “Nike Bou...
Roundup: AirPods 3 could launch on Monday’s event; here’s what we know so far
After a year of potential release dates, it seems that AirPods 3 could finally be announced this Monday during the “Unleashed” Apple event. Here’s what we know...
A year later, Apple’s MagSafe continues to underwhelm
Photo by Dieter Bohn / The VergeOne year ago yesterday, I wrote how MagSafe could be the biggest reason to buy an iPhone 12. I believed it, too. It looked like...

 

Samsung

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra may be released in limited units
The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra has yet to be officially announced. We are looking forward to it as a follow-up to the Galaxy Tab S7. The latter arrived in thre...
Samsung announces 2nd Unpacked event but don’t expect much
Samsung announced last week that there will be a part 2 to their Galaxy Unpacked event later this month. The expectation is of course that for such a “major” ev...
Samsung Galaxy S22 Rainbow Series dimensions, S-Pen slot shown off
The Samsung Galaxy S22 series’ future is looking bright. As in every year and despite the chip supply shortage, new Galaxy S22 phones are expected to be introdu...
Pixel 6 pricing could possibly start at $599 according to US retail listings
With just over 36 hours until the Pixel Fall Event, the biggest remaining unknown is how much Google’s 2021 flagships will cost. Possible US pricing for the Pix...
Stop Gmail from automatically adding people to your contacts list
We receive hundreds of emails related to work comms, online shopping, banking, ads, and everything imaginable. Annoyingly, Gmail automatically adds anyone who e...
You can change the date and time of a photo in Google Photos
Google Photos is one of the greatest cloud storage services that exists for storing your images and videos. There are many options and features the app brings t...
Pixel 6 ad airs early in Australia with local starting price, glimpse of UDFPS [Video]
Following leaks on Friday, a Pixel 6 ad has inadvertently aired two days early in Australia revealing the local starting price for the smaller phone and providi...
Pixel Pass could beat Apple One, but doesn’t play to Google’s strengths
The Pixel 6 may last for five years, but Pixel Pass proves Google would rather you move on. Google will officially unveil the Pixel 6 in just a couple of days....
Our favorite casual Android games can be enjoyed by anyone
The perfect cure for a rainy day or your morning transit commute. Not everyone wants to commit hours of their day to playing games on their phones. That's why c...
Lenovo Chromebook Flex 5i review: The best Chromebook’s shadow clone
The Flex 5i is a dark mirror reflection without the homicidal tendencies. Lenovo makes some of the best Chromebooks around, from the compact companion Lenovo Ch...
Samsung Galaxy S21 FE could finally get an unexpected launch date
It's taking Samsung longer than usual to unveil its next flagship killer. What you need to know Samsung is reportedly launching the Galaxy S21 FE on January 11,...
Google Arts & Culture’s Pocket Gallery now on desktop
If you want to explore various museums and exhibitions from the comfort of your bed or couch, the Google Arts & Culture app is one of the best ones to have....
Want to go shopping and save the environment? We can help.
Google recognizes how important it is to be a sustainable business. At its Sustainable with Google event two weeks ago, Google highlighted its efforts to help p...
Review: Google’s Pixel 5a is the 4a 5G’s longer-lasting twin
"Why does this phone exist?" To prove Pixels can actually do battery right. The Google Pixel line has suffered from fatal flaws in previous generations, but the...
Google 3D animals and objects: Which ones are available and how to use them
At its I/O conference in 2019, Google announced that it would be adding augmented reality objects to Search. Over the year since, Google has a bunch of 3D anima...
Which AT&T phone insurance should I get to protect my device?
You can finally stop worrying about your new phone now Phone insurance may not be for everyone, but when you get a brand new device like the iPhone 13 Prox Max...

Windows

Windows 11’s Task Manager is getting new features
Microsoft is working on two new features for Windows 11’s Task Manager: Microsoft Edge integration and Eco Mode. Microsoft Edge integration is now rolling out t...
Windows 11 has another bug slowing down PCs, but a fix is coming
Windows 11 recently received a new update (Build 22000.282) in preview which fixes a host of bugs, including one which has been affecting the performance of com...
Windows 11 has people excited, but few will actually pay for it
The majority of people are not willing to purchase a new device in order to make the switch to Windows 11, despite the performance improvements and new features...
Best monitor for photo editing in 2021: top screens for photographers
The best monitors for photo editing are essential purchases for any photographer who is looking to take their photographs to the next level.To make things easie...
Microsoft is toying with a new way to roll out Windows 11 updates
Following the launch of Windows 11, Microsoft has revealed that it is currently in the process of testing out a new way to deliver updates to the latest version...
KB5006670: Watch out for these issues in Windows 10’s latest update
KB5006670 is part of Windows 10 October 2021 Patch Tuesday and it contains already-tested bug fixes, security updates and improvements for Windows servicing. By...
Microsoft launches Linux version of Windows Sysmon
The popular Sysmon system monitoring utility for Windows now has a native version for Linux, written by Microsoft itself.A part of the Sysinternals tool, the Sy...
The end of off-the-shelf SaaS solutions
Even prior to the pandemic, the past two decades have seen widespread digital transformation. Businesses have chosen to either build or adopt digital solutions...
Many workers are taking unnecessary risks with their business devices
Many employees fail to take basic precautionary steps to minimize the risk business devices are lost, stolen or damaged, a new report suggests.According to Dire...
Open source reliance is creating a bunch of security issues
Although many companies are heavily reliant on open source software (OSS) as they seek to accelerate their digital efforts, a new report from VMware Tanzu sugge...
Google Chat is getting an important security upgrade
Preventing data leaks is of the utmost importance to businesses which is why Google is launching a new beta to add data loss prevention (DLP) to Google Chat.The...
Intel Alder Lake to offer a non-hybrid version and AVX512, too
Intel is planning to offer an 8-core version of its hybrid Alder Lake chip—without efficiency cores—and will apparently offer AVX512 support too, …[ Read More ]...
Microsoft offers beta fix for Ryzen performance issues on Windows 11
On Friday, Microsoft began testing a fix to eliminate the cache latency issues that have plagued PCs powered by AMD Ryzen processors running Windows …[ Read Mor...
Microsoft might be building its own version of the Apple M1 chip for Surface
A recent job posting suggests that Microsoft could be developing its own M1 competitor for next-gen Surface devices, but it's too soon to say for sure.[ Read Mo...
Windows Holographic 21H2 update rolls out to HoloLens 2
HoloLens 2 headsets have new diagnostic options and a Moving Platform Mode.What you need to know• Windows Holographic version 21H2 is now available for …[ Read...

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