Review: Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact

REVIEW: SONY XPERIA XZ2 COMPACT

The Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact is a phone for those averse to today's mega-slabs. It's a diminutive dynamo that packs a big punch. This...

AT&T TO ALSO DROP LOCATION-DATA SALES TO THIRD PARTIES

AT&T today said it, too, will cease the sale of subscriber location information to outside companies. The move follows an identical...

 
 
 
Apple Releases iOS 12 Beta 2 to Developers

APPLE RELEASES IOS 12 BETA 2 TO DEVELOPERS

Apple today made iOS 12 Beta 2 available to developers. This build focuses on resolving bugs and performance problems found in the...

VERIZON TO CEASE SHARING PHONE LOCATION WITH OTHER COMPANIES

Verizon Communications today said it will stop making customer location data available to third-party apps and services. The decision...

 
 
 

T-MOBILE AND SPRINT MAKE BIG CLAIMS ABOUT MERGER BENEFITS

T-Mobile and Sprint today officially petitioned the FCC for permission to merge. The companies filed a Public Interest Statement with...

Yahoo Overhauls Yahoo Mail for the Web, Debuts Lightweight Android Go Yahoo Mail App

YAHOO OVERHAULS YAHOO MAIL FOR THE WEB, DEBUTS LIGHTWEIGHT ANDROID GO YAHOO MAIL APP

Yahoo today relaunched its mobile email product for smartphones on several fronts. First, the company has wholly rebuilt its mobile...

 
 
 

SENATE VOTES TO UPHOLD ZTE BAN IN DEFENSE BILL

The Senate approved legislation that would see the ban against ZTE remain in place. The chamber on Monday voted in favor of the National...

Samsung Brings More Disney Emoji to Galaxy S9

SAMSUNG BRINGS MORE DISNEY EMOJI TO GALAXY S9

Samsung has made new AR emoji stickers available to its Galaxy S9 and S9+ phones. Owners of these devices can download an AR pack that...

 
 
 
Google Says YouTube Music and YouTube Premium Now Available

GOOGLE SAYS YOUTUBE MUSIC AND YOUTUBE PREMIUM NOW AVAILABLE

Google today made its new YouTube Music and YouTube Premium apps and services available in 17 countries. YouTube Music is the new music...

Google Says Android Messages Now Fully Available On the Web

GOOGLE SAYS ANDROID MESSAGES NOW FULLY AVAILABLE ON THE WEB

Google today outlined some new functionalities headed to its Android Messages app. First, Messages users will be able to send and receive...

 
 
 
IOS 12 to Give 911 Precise iPhone Location During Emergencies

IOS 12 TO GIVE 911 PRECISE IPHONE LOCATION DURING EMERGENCIES

Apple today said iPhones will soon provide 911 emergency services with more exact locations of callers. Since 2015, Apple has relied...

GOOGLE UPDATES DATALLY WITH MORE WAYS TO MANAGE DATA

Google today announced a refresh to its Datally app that should help people take more control over their mobile data use. First up...

 
 
 
MetroPCS Adds LG Stylo 4 to Lineup

METROPCS ADDS LG STYLO 4 TO LINEUP

MetroPCS has kicked off sales of the LG Stylo 4, a rebadged variant of the LG Q Stylus announced earlier this month. The Stylo 4 includes...

AT&T ROLLS OUT IPHONE X BOGO FOR FATHER'S DAY

AT&T today made it possible to buy one iPhone X and get a second iPhone for free. The offer is available to new and existing customers,...

 
 
 
Review: Motorola Moto E5 Play

REVIEW: MOTOROLA MOTO E5 PLAY

Motorola is selling its able-bodied, entry-level Moto E5 Play from Boost Mobile, Cricket Wireless, and Verizon Prepaid. If you're in...

APPLE PARTNERS WITH OPRAH ON VIDEO

Apple today said it has forged an agreement with Oprah Winfrey to "create original programs that embrace her incomparable ability to...

 
 
 

SPRINT AND T-MOBILE FILING WITH THE FCC ON JUNE 18

The FCC revealed that it expects Sprint and T-Mobile to file on Monday June 18 the necessary paperwork needed for Sprint to transfer...

Review: Soundcore Flare Bluetooth Speaker

REVIEW: SOUNDCORE FLARE BLUETOOTH SPEAKER

The Soundcore Flare is a simple Bluetooth speaker that's tough, waterproof, and a lot of fun thanks to colorful blinking lights. Is...

 
 
 
Gmail for iOS Intros Notifications for High-Priority Messages Only

GMAIL FOR IOS INTROS NOTIFICATIONS FOR HIGH-PRIORITY MESSAGES ONLY

Google is rolling out a feature to its iOS Gmail app that will let people receive notifications only for messages deemed high priority....

BROADCOM LAYS OFF 1,100 TO CUT COSTS

Broadcom says it has let go of about 1,100 employees in the wake of its $5.5 billion acquisition of Brocade. The Brocade deal closed...

 
 
 



Supreme Court rules that police need warrants to get phone location info

Supreme Court rules that police need warrants to get phone location info

The decision was ruled in favor with a 5-4 vote. The United States Supreme Court issued a ruling on June 22 stating that police must first get an official warrant before they... Read more ...

Google's AR tape measure app is now available on all ARCore-enabled devices

Google's AR tape measure app is now available on all ARCore-enabled devices

Google Measure is a digital tape measure app that up until now was exclusive to Tango-enabled phones, but since Google dropped support for the AR platform in March, the app is... Read more ...

Facebook is using Messenger Kids to encourage kindness

Facebook is using Messenger Kids to encourage kindness

Last year, Facebook launched a somewhat controversial Messenger app for children called, appropriately, Messenger Kids. Now, the company is introducing new features and... Read more ...

MovieBob Reviews - JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM

MovieBob Reviews - JURASSIC WORLD: FALLEN KINGDOM

Is Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom good? It's alright. Just alright? It's fun, well made. I'm not 100% sure it's better than Jurassic World, even if it is probably better... Read more ...

Microsoft and Nintendo just teamed up to take a powerful shot at Sony's...

Microsoft and Nintendo just teamed up to take a powerful shot at Sony's exclusionary PlayStation 4 policy

Sony refuses to let PlayStation 4 users play games with Xbox One and Nintendo Switch users. Microsoft and Nintendo are both vocally pushing for the ability to play some games... Read more ...

Gears 5 targeting 60 FPS for campaign and multiplayer

Gears 5 targeting 60 FPS for campaign and multiplayer

Gears 5 should look incredibly smooth on Xbox One X. At E3 2018 , Microsoft announced Gears 5 for Xbox One and PC. The trailer looks spectacular and focuses on Kate's journey... Read more ...

Moto G6 vs. Moto G6 Play: Which should you buy?

Moto G6 vs. Moto G6 Play: Which should you buy?

The better phone isn't always the better deal. If you're shopping in the sub-$300 space, there are few better companies to turn to than Motorola. The Moto G series consistently... Read more ...

Safety driver of fatal self-driving Uber crash was reportedly watching Hulu...

Safety driver of fatal self-driving Uber crash was reportedly watching Hulu at time of accident

Police in Tempe, Arizona, have released a new report regarding Uber's fatal self-driving car crash last March , which reveals that the safety driver Rafaela Vasquez was... Read more ...

Nintendo et Microsoft s'allient contre Sony à travers Minecraft et le cross-play

Nintendo et Microsoft s'allient contre Sony à travers Minecraft et le cross-play

La mouture Nintendo Switch de Minecraft est désormais compatible cross-play avec les versions du jeu sur terminaux Microsoft. Read more ...

Get ready to take on Sauron when TableTap goes live on Twitch later today

Get ready to take on Sauron when TableTap goes live on Twitch later today

It's so close now you can almost taste it. In less than two hours James Gilmour is going to be taking to the Twitch airwaves to stream Asmodee's lastest board game adaptation... Read more ...