EGYPT BANS YOUTUBE FOR ONE MONTH OVER 2012 ANTI-ISLAMIC VIDEO

Egypt is about to act on its longstanding threat to temporarily ban YouTube. The country's highest administrative court has ruled that...

IPHONES WILL REPORTEDLY GET THE POWER TO UNLOCK DOORS USING NFC

Your iPhone's NFC chip will soon have the ability open your house's and car's doors, as well as pay for your fare, according to The...

 
 
 

RICHARD BRANSON PLANS TO VISIT SPACE IN 'MONTHS'

It's no secret that Richard Branson would like to go to space aboard Virgin Galactic's ships. However, it's now clear that he's eager...

After dropping $18,000 worth of phones, these are the toughest

AFTER DROPPING $18,000 WORTH OF PHONES, THESE ARE THE TOUGHEST

We all know that feeling. You're walking along the street, answering a text message, when someone bumps you, and your phone goes flying...

 
 
 
Seagate's hard drive/battery fanny pack is made for VR

SEAGATE'S HARD DRIVE/BATTERY FANNY PACK IS MADE FOR VR

In addition to the major software update for the Vive Focus standalone VR headset yesterday, HTC also unveiled the Seagate VR Power...

Ask Engadget: Is Instagram creeping on my kid?

ASK ENGADGET: IS INSTAGRAM CREEPING ON MY KID?

The support shared among readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years,...

 
 
 

HOW GDPR IS AFFECTING THE GAMES YOU LOVE

The tech world has been bracing for a new set of European privacy rules that go into effect: the General Data Protection Regulation,...

Traeger Timberline 850 review: BBQ goes high tech

TRAEGER TIMBERLINE 850 REVIEW: BBQ GOES HIGH TECH

Good barbecue is a slow process. And I'm not talking about grilling. I'm talking about real BBQ - the "low and slow" smoking of beef,...

 
 
 
The Morning After: Weekend Edition

THE MORNING AFTER: WEEKEND EDITION

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Welcome to the weekend. Along with our highlights from the past week, we have good news for fans...

'The Wolf Among Us' season two delayed into 2019

'THE WOLF AMONG US' SEASON TWO DELAYED INTO 2019

It has been nearly four years since The Wolf Among Us wrapped up its original episodic run, but fans will have to wait a bit longer...

 
 
 
Jeff Bezos announces Amazon is picking up 'The Expanse'

JEFF BEZOS ANNOUNCES AMAZON IS PICKING UP 'THE EXPANSE'

It's been a few days since reports indicated Amazon was close to a deal that would extend the life of sci-fi series The Expanse, and...

LEAKED FACEBOOK DOCUMENTS SHOW ITS SHIFTING HATE SPEECH POLICIES

Over the last year or so, Facebook's public statements have reflected the ongoing process of its moderation policies, both when it...

 
 
 

TWO FRENCH TEENS ARRESTED FOR HACKING TAYLOR SWIFT'S AND DRAKE'S MUSIC VIDEOS

Back in April, hackers managed to deface YouTube music videos by Drake, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, Shakira and others (including Despacito,...

Japan-only 'Double Dragon' game comes to the Super NES this summer

JAPAN-ONLY 'DOUBLE DRAGON' GAME COMES TO THE SUPER NES THIS SUMMER

It might be time to dust off that old Super NES, especially if you're a Double Dragon fan - on July 19th, you can check out a version...

 
 
 

SENATORS INVESTIGATE SAFETY PROCEDURES FOR AUTONOMOUS CARS

Just a day after the NTSB released its preliminary findings on the Uber crash in Arizona, senators Edward J. Markey and Richard Blumenthal...

APPLE PLEDGES TO DISCLOSE GOVERNMENT APP TAKEDOWN REQUESTS

Tech titans have been refining and expanding their transparency reports: Google made its biannual documents easier to read, while Facebook...

 
 
 

SAMSUNG ADDS FREESYNC TO ITS LATEST TVS FOR SMOOTHER GAMING

If you have a 2018 Samsung QLED TV or the NU8000 LED TV, your gaming endeavors should look cleaner after a recent firmware update....

San Francisco temporarily removes electric scooters for permit process

SAN FRANCISCO TEMPORARILY REMOVES ELECTRIC SCOOTERS FOR PERMIT PROCESS

San Francisco is about to end its electric scooter scourge... for a while. The city's Municipal Transportation Agency has posted its...

 
 
 
The bogus expert and social media chicanery of DC's top cyber think tank

THE BOGUS EXPERT AND SOCIAL MEDIA CHICANERY OF DC'S TOP CYBER THINK TANK

Like viruses, cybersecurity charlatans are incidental guests in the body of infosec. These men sell false expertise, conspiracy theories,...

The best air conditioner

THE BEST AIR CONDITIONER

By Liam McCabe This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial...

 
 
 



Apple to open up the iPhone's NFC chip to some third parties in iOS 12?

Apple to open up the iPhone's NFC chip to some third parties in iOS 12?

According to a report published on Friday, Apple plans on opening up the NFC chip on the iPhone to some third party developers with the release of iOS 12. Apple first added the... Read more ...

Will the Galaxy Note 9 be faster than the OnePlus 6?

Will the Galaxy Note 9 be faster than the OnePlus 6?

Now that the OnePlus 6 is officially out, we know the smartphone is significantly faster than its rivals , including Samsung's Galaxy S9 series and Apple's iPhone X. That's... Read more ...

Rainbow Six Siege leak details more loot boxes and gadgets in the works

Rainbow Six Siege leak details more loot boxes and gadgets in the works

A recent leak explores Rainbow Six Siege's future, with loot boxes and gadgets potentially on the way. Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege is on track to soon receive a new wave of... Read more ...

Nokia 6.1 4GB RAM Blue-Gold model unboxing & Hands-on first impressions

Nokia 6.1 4GB RAM Blue-Gold model unboxing & Hands-on first impressions

The Nokia 6.1 4GB RAM variant in Blue-Gold color is available to buy in Indian market now and here we are with our unboxing, first set up and hands-on impressions video of the... Read more ...

New York City's subway disaster now has its own 8-bit video game

New York City's subway disaster now has its own 8-bit video game

Straphangers who want to experience the rolling nightmare that is New York City's subway system from the comfort of their own home are in luck. A new video game called “MTA... Read more ...

Amazon has renewed the acclaimed Syfy show 'The Expanse,' and fans are thrilled

Amazon has renewed the acclaimed Syfy show 'The Expanse,' and fans are thrilled

Amazon has renewed the acclaimed science-fiction series "The Expanse" for a fourth season, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced on Friday. After the Syfy network cancelled "The... Read more ...

Leaked Xiaomi Mi 8 retail box confirms dual camera, dual GPS module and no...

Leaked Xiaomi Mi 8 retail box confirms dual camera, dual GPS module and no 3.5mm jack

We wonder what's left for Xiaomi to announce on May 31 after all these leaked images, video and rumors about the upcoming anniversary Mi 8 flagship. Especially now that photos... Read more ...

‘Solo' includes a shout-out to one of the worst Star Wars games ever made

‘Solo' includes a shout-out to one of the worst Star Wars games ever made

If you grew up with PlayStation, you may have recognized the obscure martial art practiced by Qi'ra in Solo: A Star Wars Story. It was introduced in a Star Wars novel and... Read more ...

Make Your Proposal a Lot More Magical With This Sailor Moon Engagement Ring

Make Your Proposal a Lot More Magical With This Sailor Moon Engagement Ring

Planning on popping the question to that special someone in your life? Or maybe you just really love Sailor Moon? Either way, you'll definitely want to feast your eyes on this... Read more ...

Google One App Now Available For Download From Play Store

Google One App Now Available For Download From Play Store

Even though Google has yet to upgrade paid Google Drive accounts to Google One, the Google One app is now available for download from the Google Play Store. The listing for the... Read more ...