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Apple to Update iPhone Settings to Shut Down Law Enforcement Hacking Tools

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The change, called USB Restricted Mode , will close down access to data through a iPhone's Lightning port if the phone hasn't been unlocked in the past hour. The conflict hit its public apex in 2014 after the Federal Bureau of Investigation took Apple to court in an effort to compel it to break into the phone of a gunman who killed 14 people in San Bernardino, Calif. Read More »

Ferrari reveals special edition 488 Pista 'Piloti Ferrari'

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Inspired by AF Corse's no. 51 vehicle, with which Alessandro Pier Guidi and James Calado won the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship ( WEC ) Drivers' and Manufacturers' titles, this special finish for the new Ferrari 488 Pista is available exclusively for customers involved in the company's motor sports programmes. Read More »

Google makes G Suite's App Maker generally available

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Access to App Maker comes with any G Suite Business and Enterprise subscription, as well as the G Suite for Education edition. "Support for open standards like HTML, CSS, Javascript and Google's material design let your developers quickly create attractive apps, in an environment that's instantly familiar", the company wrote on its website . Read More »

Gmail for Android will use machine learning for high priority notifications

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As part of the recent Gmail redesign , Google unveiled a new feature, now for iOS only, that ensures your Gmail app only sends you push notifications when "high-priority" emails come in. Once the update is in place and the High Priority only setting is enabled, any push notification you see on your screen for Gmail should be related to an important piece of email that you probably need to read immediately. Read More »

No, it's not just you - Apple Maps is down

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Maps routing, navigation and search are impacted by the outage, which is affecting all users, the page informs. The message "Directions not available-route information is not available at this moment" appears when searching for directions, and searching for specific places like "Penn Station" or "JFK Airport" yields a "No results found" message. Read More »

Apple gearing up for three new iPhones this fall

This is not all that surprising given that the 6.1-inch iPhone will incorporate a standard LCD display as opposed to the flexible OLED display Apple uses on the iPhone X. OLED screens are noted for their better image quality and low levels of power consumption. The same thing was expected by former KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo. Read More »

Square Enix Talks A Little Bit More About Kingdom Hearts III

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In conversation with The Verge , director Tetsuya Nomura has now assured would-be players that, while developing the reimagining alongside Kingdom Hearts 3 , it is "actually in development" and "not just in the early concept stages". just going back and forth ... One of the games we've seen the most this E3 has to be the long-awaited KINGDOM HEARTS III . Earlier this week, we saw multiple - very similar - trailers for Kingdom Hearts 3 , one of which revealed a hyper realistic live ... Read More »

Marshmello Wins $1,000,000 FORTNITE Tournament!

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Paired up with the masked DJ known as Marshmello , the two beat off heavy competition to scoop the massive $1 million prize, all for charity. Fortnite streamer ninja and musician Marshmello have won the E3 2018 Pro-Am tournament. Read More »

Volvo S60 Shows Off New Face in Teaser Video

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Volvo announced it will launch its new Polestar Engineered series on the S60. Fuel consumption, emissions-neutral performance and automatic gear selection are also said to be improved with the upgrades. Volvo has plans to see 25 percent of its line-up using electrified power by 2025. Polestar develops both electric and high-performance cars and upgrades for Volvo models. Read More »

Instagram decides not to roll out screenshot notification feature

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Talking to BuzzFeed News , Instagram states that it has "officially ended this test". The feature was met with backlash as users had grown used to taking screenshots of Story posts for whatever it is they meant to do with them. Back in January, we caught wind that Instagram was testing a feature nobody asked for - one that would tattle on you if you snapped a screenshot of someone's story. Read More »

Father's Day reminds us that there's more than one type of dad

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From the warm sand, cool breeze, to the refreshing embrace of the blue ocean, a trip the beach is a textbook-worthy activity to unwind with dad and the family this Father's Day . Adventurous Dads enjoy outdoor activities such as camping, fishing, hiking and so forth. Dads get in free with the purchase of one full-priced adult ticket. Read More »

Watch FIFA World Cup 2018 Matches Live On Your Smartphone

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ET on Thursday, June 14 . Both BBC and ITV will show live coverage of the World Cup Final. Tata Sky subscribers can stream the matches live at on this page or via the Tata Sky apps . Malaysians can catch all the FIFA World Cup 2018 action live via the Astro Go subscription service. Du have announced the launch of four exclusive beIN Sports channels for the World Cup . Read More »

New Rocksteady Game Wasn’t Ready for E3 Developer Says

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Now with E3 nearing its end and the excitement winding down, Rocksteady game director Sefton Hill has put together a statement for fans. Batman Arkham series developer Rocksteady Studios didn't show up at E3 this year, which was a bit of a disappointment for those hoping for a reveal of its heavily-rumoured Superman title . Read More »

Donkey Kong is Now Available on the Nintendo Switch

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However, if you're curious about a piece of Nintendo history, you should be able to give it a go very soon, as it's being brought to Switch as part of Nintendo's Arcade Classics line of eShop releases. In Sky Skipper , you take control of a pilot who must save the royal family - represented as playing cards, from gorillas. Use the hammer to destroy the barrels and fire coming towards you to earn more points. Read More »

Apple’s newest employee perk is standing desks

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Apple's never been very open about the everyday workings within its headquarters but was happy to reveal that workers in the building are supplied with the furniture, which is said to offer health benefits over traditional office chairs. As Business Insider notes, Cook at the launch of the original Apple Watch model in 2015 had cited doctors who say that "sitting is the new cancer". Read More »

Vivo Nex with bezel-less display, pop-up selfie camera launched

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The NEX smartphone, as expected , comes with a 6.59-inch Super AMOLED Ultra FullView "Zero Screen" display with a resolution of 2,316 x 1,080 pixels and a screen-to-body-ratio of 91.24 percent, which is the most in any smartphone yet. That said there are things I truly like about the Vivo NEX including the under display speaker, pop-up selfie camera and the in-display fingerprint sensor - but I also prefer a rear fingerprint sensor as it can be activated in a more ergonomic way when ... Read More »

Forget Mission E, Porsche's First EV Is The TayCan!

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The new name is said to be a Eurasian term that roughly translates to "lively young horse", evoking Porsche's familiar crest and ushering in an era of electric power for the performance marque. According to Porsche, the Porsche Taycan will have the same soul as all their products which means that it will still be an exceptional driver's auto despite all the changes and that is highlighted in their latest teaser video for the Porsche Taycan. Read More »

Assassins Creed Odyssey releasing this October

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This kind of model has been used a lot with multiplayer games - such as Ubisoft's own Rainbow Six Siege - but Corre argues that single player projects need this to consumers invested. There's also a new combat mode set within larger battles between up to 120 in-game characters, where players must take on the role of key warrior, fight their way through the battle and eliminate the enemy commander. Read More »

Fallout 76 to feature cosmetic microtransactions and free updates

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That's according to Jeff Gardiner, project lead at developer Bethesda . He added that there would be a trading system, and that the team limit right now was four players, although everything was adjustable internally. "Do [the players] create an online cold war?" Although it's a way off they actually have a release date in mind, but they just don't want to tell us. Read More »

E3 2018: The Last of Us Part II Gameplay Reveal Trailer

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It leads to quite the tender moment between Ellie and a friend, before we're thrust into the gameplay section. Like many, this game has been on my radar for a long time, with the first being one of my all time favorite games ever. Luckily, we also have a few gameplay details to focus on. Check out the trailer below! As to this year's trailer, it seems Naughty Dog is not at all holding back on the adult themes of the game. Read More »

High Court backs man to sue Google for defamation

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In the 2012 decision, a jury ruled Google had failed to act when Trkulja's lawyers wrote to them demanding action over the " grossly defamatory " content. Mr Trkulja said that he will not end his legal battle until he gets the result he desires as he is fearful his grandchildren could come across the images that imply criminality. Read More »

Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 launched with upgraded internals

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Gone is the 2GHz ARM processor of its predecessor which has been replaced by a more powerful Intel Celeron 3965Y that's paired with 4GB of RAM and Intel HD Graphics 615. Samsung has given it a price tag of $499.99, which is about $50 more than the launch price of last year's model. The Chromebook Plus (V2 ) includes a curved cap keyboard that's meant to withstand spills, up to 60cc. Read More »

Net neutrality is officially dead in the U.S. (except it really isn't)

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In January, attorneys general in 22 states and the District of Columbia filed a protective petition for review of the order. That didn't work either. "They are required to make this information available either on their own website or on the FCC's website ". "I don't believe them when they say they're not going to do anything and they're going to honor net neutrality", Rep. Read More »

The OnePlus 6 sold over 1 million units in just 22 days

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While that pales in comparison to the sales figures of Samsung or Apple , it's certainly impressive for a company of this size. "We are definitely happy with these results and most important, that users like the new phone." Now, the 6 has broken records yet again, becoming the fastest selling smartphone in the company's history. Read More »

Here’s How Much Samsung’s Foldable Phone ‘Galaxy X’ Could Cost

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Samsung wants to launch a foldable phone with no hinge in between but only an expansive screen. Another firm, Golden Bridge Investment, expects the device to launch in the first half of 2019, with a whopping price tag of 2 million won (about $1,843), a far cry from the price of existing smartphones on the market, with even the iPhone X costing just $999. Read More »

Five-year-old plays adorable game of 'jump' with a bear

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Glad to see these two are enjoying the "bear" necessities! Remarkably Patrick told news outlets that the pair's aerobics session lasted a full 10 minutes, and other children joined in with the jumping too. Ian's dad says the unlikely friends jumped together for a good 10-minutes, and were quite exhausted by the end. Ian's dad later uploaded the footage to Facebook, where it has since been viewed more than 340,000 times and shared over 8,000 times. Read More »

Google Pixelbook Could Dual Boot Windows 10

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Google, though, recently tried to take a bite out of Microsoft's market by introducing the Pixelbook, a premium 2-in-1 device running Chrome OS . It appears the company is actively testing the Pixelbook against the WHCK and HLK. While it's unclear exactly how the feature might work, it appears likely that you'll be able to turn on the Pixelbook and choose whether to run Chrome OS or Windows 10. Read More »

Sony breaks locked Fortnite account silence, and fans are furious

This isn't the fault of Nintendo or Epic (the Fortnite developer). Well, despite the backlash from its wide player base, Sony doesn't appear to be budging on its stance. But it's understandable, or at least not unusual for Sony. Many expected that Fortnite would be announced for the Switch during E3, and just as some might've guessed, Nintendo announced that Epic Games' battle royale hit was available the second that it was announced. Read More »

Pokemon Let’s GO Pokeball Plus Edition Price Revealed

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Nintendo is pleased to announce that those who will purchase the PokeBall Plus for Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu! or Let's Go Eevee! will receive the mythical Mew. While fans of the Pokemon franchise now know what comes with the controller, its price is still unknown. Gym battles are also back and feature new designs. Read More »

Huawei Mate 20 to use a 6.9-inch screen

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The Huawei Mate 20 Pro , as part of the Mate range, is always going to be a larger device, but you might be surprised by just how big. The device is said to be powered by Huawei's proprietary Kirin 980 chipset, a triple-lens camera arrangement on the back of the phone and an in-display fingerprint scanner. Read More »

Resident Evil 2 Remake is Bringing Back Hunk and Tofu

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The trailers and gameplay footage that have been released since then have answered a lot of questions fans may have had about the game, but they failed to address whether or not the Resident Evil 2 remake will bring back some of the more obscure characters, like Umbrella operative HUNK and Tofu. Read More »

Huawei's MediaPad M5 tablets are now available

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The Pro model's perks, outside of its colorway, include the Huawei M-Pen, a stylus with 4,096 levels of pressure sensitivity. Last but not least, if you want to get some work done on the fly, the jumbo-sized versions can "create a familiar Desktop View experience", also supporting physical keyboard connectivity with a Pogo-Pin port. Read More »