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VIVO'S ALL-SCREEN PHONE WITH A FLIP-UP CAMERA COULD ARRIVE IN JUNE

The all-screen smartphone is an inevitability. The question at this point, really, is who will get there first and how they'll accomplish...

GOOGLE AND COURSERA LAUNCH A NEW MACHINE LEARNING SPECIALIZATION

Over the last few years, Google and Coursera have regularly teamed up to launch a number of online courses for developers and IT pros....

 
 
 
Facebook launches new tools for Group admins, including free customer service

FACEBOOK LAUNCHES NEW TOOLS FOR GROUP ADMINS, INCLUDING FREE CUSTOMER SERVICE

Facebook's Groups are one of the social network's most popular products, with more than 1.4 billion monthly users across tens of millions...

APPLE INTRODUCES NEW PRIVACY PORTAL TO COMPLY WITH GDPR

Apple is the latest tech giant to make changes to comply with GDPR, the EU's privacy data rules , after it introduced a new website...

 
 
 

HUGGING FACE RAISES $4 MILLION FOR ITS ARTIFICIAL BFF

Chatbot startup Hugging Face has raised a $4 million seed round led by Ronny Conway from a capital. Existing investors Betaworks, SV...

COMCAST CLOSING IN ON PLAN TO CHALLENGE DISNEY'S FOX BID

Seems Disney might not be able to waltz into a 21st Century Fox acquisition , after all. Comcast this morning announced plans to launch...

 
 
 
Verifly launches a business insurance product for gig economy workers

VERIFLY LAUNCHES A BUSINESS INSURANCE PRODUCT FOR GIG ECONOMY WORKERS

Verifly , which was launched in 2016 as an insurance provider for drone pilots, is expanding its services to include pretty much every...

Okta's PassProtect checks your passwords with ‘Have I Been Pwned'

OKTA'S PASSPROTECT CHECKS YOUR PASSWORDS WITH ‘HAVE I BEEN PWNED'

Okta just launched a free browser extension for Google Chrome today. After installing PassProtect , your browser will compare the passwords...

 
 
 
Review: A week in an Audi R8 Spyder, an everyday supercar

REVIEW: A WEEK IN AN AUDI R8 SPYDER, AN EVERYDAY SUPERCAR

It's the sounds. The wisps and growls and gargles. Hit the red Start Engine button on the steering wheel and the world wakes up to...

Gaming monitors, headsets and peripherals for a winning desktop setup

GAMING MONITORS, HEADSETS AND PERIPHERALS FOR A WINNING DESKTOP SETUP

Makula Dunbar Contributor Makula Dunbar is a writer with Wirecutter . More posts by this contributor Gear for getting better at your...

 
 
 
Pandora's personalized playlists go live for all Premium users

PANDORA'S PERSONALIZED PLAYLISTS GO LIVE FOR ALL PREMIUM USERS

Earlier this year, Pandora announced its plans to challenge Spotify by taking aim at one of its rival's top features: personalized...

A NEW EYEWEAR BRAND IS TAKING ON LUXOTTICA WITH A SINGLE WIRE, SOME SEED FUNDING, AND A SUSTAINABILITY STORY

A U.K.-based startup has come up with a new design for high-end, direct-to-consumer sunglasses that are original, modular, and virtually...

 
 
 

TEMPOW RAISES $4 MILLION TO IMPROVE BLUETOOTH

French startup Tempow has raised a $4 million funding round. Balderton Capital led the round, with C4 Ventures also participating....

Okta introduces ‘Sign in with Okta' service

OKTA INTRODUCES ‘SIGN IN WITH OKTA' SERVICE

Consider that there are millions of Okta users out there using the service to sign into their company applications with a single set...

 
 
 
Facebook Marketplace expands into home services

FACEBOOK MARKETPLACE EXPANDS INTO HOME SERVICES

Facebook is entering the home services market. Starting today, U.S. Facebook users browsing the Facebook Marketplace will be able to...

THIS COMPANY WANTS TO PUT “BRAINS” IN ELECTRIC SCOOTERS AND BIKES TO KEEP RIDERS SAFER

Superpedestrian , a Cambridge, Ma.-based company, has been known until now for its electric Copenhagen wheel, which a user attaches...

 
 
 
Governments are cracking down on fake token sales

GOVERNMENTS ARE CRACKING DOWN ON FAKE TOKEN SALES

From Howeycoin to a Chinese study that found 421 fake token sales , governments and researchers are finally shedding light on bad actors...

IBM PLANS TO HIRE 1,800 PEOPLE IN FRANCE FOR BLOCKCHAIN AND AI

IBM CEO Virginia Rometty is currently having lunch with French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris. And Rometty talked with Le Monde...

 
 
 

LYFT INVESTS $100 MILLION IN ITS DRIVERS

Lyft is committing $100 million to better support its drivers. The company is specifically putting this money toward cheaper oil changes,...

UBER EXPANDS ITS ACCIDENT INSURANCE ACROSS EUROPE

Uber has been slowly rolling out free insurance products to its drivers and delivery persons in Europe. The company is announcing that...

 
 
 



HTC U12 Plus vs OnePlus 6

HTC U12 Plus vs OnePlus 6

The HTC U12 Plus has just been announced. It's a big, beautiful Android phone that promises to bring a rather hefty price tag. It stands out from the fleet of competing... Read more ...

HTC U12 Plus vs. HTC U11: Is it time to upgrade?

HTC U12 Plus vs. HTC U11: Is it time to upgrade?

As fans of the HTC U11, we were excited to see what the HTC U12 Plus might offer. A year can make a big difference in tech. Join us for a look at how the two devices measure up... Read more ...

You can now hire a plumber or a cleaner on Facebook via Marketplace

You can now hire a plumber or a cleaner on Facebook via Marketplace

Burned out by Craigslist? Overwhelmed by eBay? Try Facebook instead. In May 2018, the social media site expanded its functionality, and has now dipped its toe into home... Read more ...

Unreal Mobile will soon bring unlimited data and VoIP calling to US and UK

Unreal Mobile will soon bring unlimited data and VoIP calling to US and UK

FreedomPop, a wireless carrier operating in the US and UK, has announced a new MVNO that's the direct result of Sprint and T-Mobile's joint decision to merge. It's called... Read more ...

The new AirTV wirelessly beams broadcast channels to your streaming device

The new AirTV wirelessly beams broadcast channels to your streaming device

The AirTV is a stand-alone device that takes over-the-air channels and streams them to many different streaming platforms over Wi-Fi, making it a much more flexible option than... Read more ...

Google and LG show off their high-res VR display for future headsets

Google and LG show off their high-res VR display for future headsets

Google and LG's high-res prototype VR display is official and nearly ready for future VR headsets. It's an incredibly pixel-rich, 18-megapixel OLED display at 1443 ppi, with a... Read more ...

The 25 best football games for Android

The 25 best football games for Android

Updated May 23, 2018: New entries added Football is the most popular sport in the world, so it should come as no surprise to learn that there are a lot of footy-themed mobile... Read more ...

Apple starts manufacturing its 7nm A12 chips

Apple starts manufacturing its 7nm A12 chips

Samsung and TSMC have been Apple's suppliers of chips for their iPhones for years now, but the latest report suggests that this year's 7nm A12 Apple chips will only come from... Read more ...

Konami Announces Seven Official League Licenses For PES 2019

Konami Announces Seven Official League Licenses For PES 2019

The Pro Evolution Soccer series is getting an influx of officially licensed leagues with seven announced today and two more to be unveiled later. Included in this clutch of... Read more ...

Back from the 80's, Garbage Pail Kids return for a mobile CCG outing

Back from the 80's, Garbage Pail Kids return for a mobile CCG outing

Jago Studios is looking to bring back the Garbage Pail Kids, this time in a mobile game that will be free-to-play for both Android and iOS. The game will be a card-collecting... Read more ...