EMMY AWARDS WILL KILL OFF DVD SCREENERS FOR GOOD IN 2020

Today's dispatch from the bureau of "Wait, they were still doing that?" comes from the Television Academy of Arts and Sciences. Deadline...

WHAT WE'RE WATCHING: '7 DAYS OUT: LEAGUE OF LEGENDS'

This week reporter Nick Summers explores the sixth episode of Netflix's 7 Days Out docuseries. Coming from the producers of Chef's...

 
 
 

LIGHTNING'S $13,000 ELECTRIC MOTORBIKE BOASTS A TOP SPEED OF 150MPH

Lightning Motorcycles, maker of the land speed record-breaking LS-218, has announced its first mass-market electric motorbike. Starting...

ALIENWARE M15 REVIEW: DELL'S FIRST THIN GAMING LAPTOP DOESN'T DISAPPOINT

Alienware finally made a thin and light gaming laptop, and it was worth the wait. For years, Dell's gaming brand has been pumping out...

 
 
 

EPIC GAMES WILL PAUSE 'FORTNITE' UPDATES AHEAD OF EVENTS TO HELP PROS

Epic Games is changing the way it handles Fortnite patches to give pros more time to adjust to game-impacting tweaks. Competitive players...

HOW RIOT REBRANDED ITS EUROPEAN ESPORTS LEAGUE

Esports is growing up. The stages and broadcast packages are becoming more glamorous to entice viewers and traditional advertisers....

 
 
 

GOOGLE MAPS SPEED LIMIT SIGNS APPEAR IN MORE US CITIES

Google Maps is showing the local speed limit to more users across the US. After debuting in the San Francisco Bay Area and Rio, Brazil,...

MYSTERY COMPANY BUYS META'S AUGMENTED REALITY TECH

After a promising start, AR startup Meta's assets have been sold to an unknown buyer, reports TechCrunch and other sites. Meta fell...

 
 
 

THE MORNING AFTER: GOOGLE'S SMARTWATCH AND NETFLIX VS. 'FORTNITE'

Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Good Friday morning. No self-lacing sneakers today, but we do have a giant tractor. Less randomly,...

TESLA IS LAYING OFF 7 PERCENT OF ITS FULL-TIME EMPLOYEES

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has announced that the company is laying off 7 percent of its full-time employees in an effort to cut costs and...

 
 
 

BANDCAMP WILL OPEN ITS FIRST RECORD STORE IN CALIFORNIA NEXT MONTH

Bands and indie artists using Bandcamp to sell their music and merchandise might soon see their creations sold in the service's first...

VERIZON WILL GIVE SUBSCRIBERS FREE ACCESS TO ANTI-ROBOCALL TOOLS

Verizon will give all its subscribers free access to its spam alert and call blocking tools, so long as their phones can support the...

 
 
 

SWISS WATCHMAKER'S LATEST JAB AT THE APPLE WATCH HAS NO HANDS

Swiss watchmaker H. Moser & Cie is no stranger to taking digs at the Apple Watch. Its latest form of social commentary, however, is...

AKAI FORCE IS FOR DJS AND PRODUCERS THAT WANT TO DITCH THE LAPTOP

Akai made its name around the early 90s thanks to its line of relatively affordable S-series samplers and the MPC. Since then, the...

 
 
 

TWITTER BUG EXPOSED PRIVATE TWEETS OF SOME ANDROID USERS FOR FIVE YEARS

A bug that has plagued Twitter since 2014 exposed the tweets of some Android users that were intended to be private. Twitter first...

OXFORD UNIVERSITY HALTS DONATIONS AND GRANTS FROM HUAWEI

Huawei has faced increasing resistance from the US government and other countries, and now Oxford University has joined the growing...

 
 
 

GOOGLE SHOWS ITS BLEAK VISION OF SEARCH UNDER NEW EU COPYRIGHT LAWS

Google hasn't been shy about decrying the consequences of the EU's proposed Copyright Directive. Now, however, it's using stark visuals...

WALMART REPORTEDLY DITCHES PLANNED STREAMING SERVICE TO FOCUS ON VUDU

Walmart has abandoned its plans to launch a new streaming video service, according to a report from CNBC. Instead of throwing resources...

 
 
 

FACEBOOK EMPLOYEES CAUGHT LEAVING FIVE-STAR AMAZON REVIEWS FOR PORTAL

Facebook released its Portal and Portal+ smart displays two months ago, at the tail end of a scandal-ridden year in which data leaks...

SORRY, MASTERCARD'S FREE TRIAL PROTECTION ONLY APPLIES TO PHYSICAL GOODS

Yesterday, MasterCard announced a new feature that would protect its customers from the automatic billing that kicks in after a free...

 
 
 



This Chevy Silverado pickup truck is made from more than 300,000 Lego bricks

This Chevy Silverado pickup truck is made from more than 300,000 Lego bricks

To promote The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part, Lego and Chevrolet teamed up on a life-size replica of the automaker's Silverado pickup truck made from more than 300,000 plastic... Read more ...

Galaxy S10 vs. Galaxy S9: Biggest Changes to Expect

Galaxy S10 vs. Galaxy S9: Biggest Changes to Expect

With Samsung's Galaxy S10 launching soon, here's a closer look at how the new phone should differ from last year's models. Read more ...

First 10 things every Huawei Mate 20 Pro owner should do

First 10 things every Huawei Mate 20 Pro owner should do

So you've just picked up the Huawei Mate 20 Pro, a device that may be the pinnacle of Android hardware. However, its software can be kind of funny and many changes have been... Read more ...

Mortal Kombat 11 Kollector's Edition includes life-size Scorpion mask

Mortal Kombat 11 Kollector's Edition includes life-size Scorpion mask

Fighting game fans are eagerly poring over all the newly released details on the upcoming Mortal Kombat 11. Following an announcement teaser back in December, this week saw the... Read more ...

Redmi's first Android Go phone hits the rumor mill

Redmi's first Android Go phone hits the rumor mill

Redmi, a sub-brand of Xiaomi has started well by releasing the cost-effective Redmi Note 7 and it appears that the upcoming Redmi Note 7 Pro will even be better. Recent reports... Read more ...

Nokia 3.1 Plus running Android Pie surfaces on GeekBench, update is imminent

Nokia 3.1 Plus running Android Pie surfaces on GeekBench, update is imminent

The Nokia 3.1 Plus was released back in October, while Android 9 Pie was already available, it came with Android 8.1 Oreo. Despite this HMD Global promised to update the device... Read more ...

Sonos Beam is $50 off in time for the Super Bowl

Sonos Beam is $50 off in time for the Super Bowl

If you want to improve on your television's built-in speakers, which are likely to be terrible, there are a lot of ways to do it. The Sonos Beam soundbar is one of them, and... Read more ...

Samsung Galaxy S10E, S10, and S10+ shown off in press render side by side

Samsung Galaxy S10E, S10, and S10+ shown off in press render side by side

Samsung is gearing up for its “Unpacked” event, this year scheduled to take place on February 20. Although we're still one month away from the Galaxy S10's big reveal, the... Read more ...

Pourquoi la Terre est frappée de plus en plus fréquemment par des astéroïdes ?

Pourquoi la Terre est frappée de plus en plus fréquemment par des astéroïdes ?

Des chercheurs ont mis en évidence qu'un nombre plus important d'astéroïdes ont frappé la Terre ces dernières 290 millions d'années. C'est deux fois et demi plus que les 700... Read more ...

From ‘Avengers: Endgame' to ‘Episode IX': The most anticipated movies of 2019

From ‘Avengers: Endgame' to ‘Episode IX': The most anticipated movies of 2019

This year is shaping up to be one of the biggest in a long time for Hollywood fare, with everying from Avengers: Endgame to Star Wars: Episode IX hitting theaters over the next... Read more ...