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WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- Google has released its latest monthly security update for Android devices, including a serious bug in some Broadcom Wi-Fi chipsets that affects millions of Android devices, as well as some iPhone models. Dubbed BroadPwn, the critical remote code exe
Where will you watch clips from the biggest soccer tournament next year? (credit: Ron Amadeo) Live sports streaming is a hot commodity for Internet companies, and now some have their sights on the 2018 World Cup. According to a Bloomberg report, Face
The Honor 8 was one of the best mid-ranger devices of 2016 especially when it came to the camera performance, design and build quality. However, the small size often put off many prospective buyers who needed a larger device and perhaps something mor
A string discovered by XDA Developers reveals that Google will be adding an Always On Ambient Display to the next generation of Pixel devices. The feature allows users to see important information on their screen without having to touch the phone or
Pokemon GO has currently made $1.2 billion in total revenues in a single year's time. When it released in July 2016, Niantic's augmented reality-powered mobile game Pokemon GO took the world by storm: millions of mobile phone owners flocked the stree
HTC hasn’t had a real hit on its hands for quite a while. Previous flagships have been less than popular, iterative devices with no interesting features to captivate customers, and the company has not done well becauseof that. However, the
The most recent versions of MacOS have an iCloud feature which allows the Desktop and Documents folders on a Mac to be synced to iCloud Drive. This allows a Macs desktop and documents folders to be accessed from other Macs, iOS devices, or iCloud. A
HMD Global, the owner of the Nokia brand, has announced a partnership with Zeiss. We don't know exactly how long the deal will run, but we can expect to see some premium cameras in upcoming Nokia devices.
Gary Briggs talks about how Facebook is connecting the world, engaging Generation Z and fighting fake news.
Tidal no longer has exclusive rights to stream Kanye West's music, according to Complex and Billboard. Engadget was also able to independently confirm that Jay-Z's streaming service and West, who was one of its 16 original artist-ow
 The tinging of tiny hammers from the heart of Dwarf Mountains may now be lost to the mists of time but you, my friend, can still make magically complex metallic contrivances in the comfort of your own barrow/home. I point to Time 4 Machine,
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Motorola has scheduled its #hellomotoworld event in New York City on July 25th, where it is expected to introduce new top-end ‘X Series’ and ‘Z Series’ smartphones – Moto X4, Moto Z2 and Z2 Force. The
Hey, what time is it? TIME FOR A NEW GAME!!! Yes, and following what I said earlier this year, I would announce a game only when it’s quite advanced. What does it mean? Well at the time of writing this … Continue reading &#859
Root Letter is now available for PC via Steam, Kadokawa Games announced. It will cost $23.99, but is currently available at a 25 percent launch discount price of $19.99. The mystery adventure game first launched for PlayStation 4 and PS Vita in Japan
 French startup Side raised another $5.7 million with Xavier Niel leading the round. As the name suggests, Side lets students make some money on the side by working for companies for a few days or weeks. It’s a marketplace that hel
It’s that time of year again when shops around the country desperately try to keep shelves filled with strawberries, cream, and Pimms. Whether you prefer Murray Mound or Henman Hill, there’s no denying that the Wimbledon tennis ca
Just a quick reminder for our readers about the great deal on the FRESHeBUDS Pro Magnetic Bluetooth Earbuds in the Geeky Gadgets Deals Store. The FRESHeBUDS Pro Magnetic Bluetooth Earbuds are available for $29.95 in our deals store, that is a saving
New submitter ag144 writes: First time witnessed, the Large Hadron Collider finds predicted double-heavy particle. BBC reports: "Nearly all the matter that we see around us is made of neutrons and protons, which form the centers of atoms. These are m
Along with preparing a series of Skylake-X processors, Intel's counter to Ryzen includes a Kaby Lake-X lineup consisting of the Core i5-7640X, which is basically a renamed 7600K, and the Core i7-7740X, a 7700K in disguise. Or are they?
Qualcomm which provides chips for iPhone wants to ban the import and sale of iPhones in the United States. The company made the statement today. The chip maker is filling a formal complaint with the US International Trade Commission (ITC). This is by
Berlin headquartered music streaming service SoundCloud announced Thursday that it is cutting its workforce by 40% as part of a wider effort to become profitable. The nine-year-old venture capital backed company is cutting 173 positions at the compan
Tesla will build the world's largest lithium ion battery to help curb South Australia's energy woes.In September of 2016, South Australia experienced a number of rolling blackouts, resulting in a catastrophic power outage that left the entire state s
RED is an established player in the high end camera market and the company has sent out a press release now confirming that it has a smartphone coming. The new premium smartphone is called Hydrogen One and is going to have a holographic display. Acco
While the Moto Z2 Play was unveiled last month, we were still left waiting for a flagship product from Motorola. A few days ago a press renders showing the Moto Z2 Force for AT&T leaked online and we speculated the handset will be making an a
Good morning! Here is the tech news you need to know this Friday. 1. Microsoft will lay off thousands of staff as it cuts 10% of sales jobs. That could mean up to 5,000 staff, and the redundancies began on Thursday. 2. Fitness tracker firm Jawbone is
Instagram has rolled out yet another update to Stories. The latest updatebrings the ability to reply to Stories with photos and videos. Prior to this update, you could only reply to Stories via a simple message. In order to reply with a photo or a vi
The amount of work that has been put into PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is an achievement in itself, with quick updates that improve performance, stability, gameplay, and more. Developer Bluehole along with the creator himself Brendan Greene, are now