This GTX 1080 Ti bundle is a great value for first-time PC builders

THIS GTX 1080 TI BUNDLE IS A GREAT VALUE FOR FIRST-TIME PC BUILDERS

Building a gaming PC with the Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti inside isn't a cheap endeavor, usually requiring at least $700 for the card...

Why GPS-dependent apps deplete your smartphone battery

WHY GPS-DEPENDENT APPS DEPLETE YOUR SMARTPHONE BATTERY

Have you ever turned on location services and noticed your smartphone battery drain in a matter of minutes? People have come up with...

 
 
 
The constant stress of the battery meter

THE CONSTANT STRESS OF THE BATTERY METER

Imagine if at the beginning of the day, a clock started counting down the time until some fundamental part of you stopped functioning....

The Caracas drone attack won't be the last of its kind

THE CARACAS DRONE ATTACK WON'T BE THE LAST OF ITS KIND

On August 4th, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro was reportedly attacked by two drones armed with explosives while making a speech...

 
 
 
Vergecast: This week in Twitter, Elon Musk, and batteries

VERGECAST: THIS WEEK IN TWITTER, ELON MUSK, AND BATTERIES

We've got a whirlwind of an episode this week on The Vergecast. Nilay, Paul, and Dieter bring back Silicon Valley Editor and host of...

THE BEST BATTERY PACKS FOR CARRYING EVERYWHERE AND CHARGING EVERYTHING

An essential item that belongs in your bag

 
 
 
Google Goggles is dead; long live Google Lens

GOOGLE GOGGLES IS DEAD; LONG LIVE GOOGLE LENS

Google Goggles was launched in 2009, an early example of Google's ambition to make the visual world as searchable as the internet....

WordPress removes several alt-right blogs that spread Sandy Hook conspiracies

WORDPRESS REMOVES SEVERAL ALT-RIGHT BLOGS THAT SPREAD SANDY HOOK CONSPIRACIES

WordPress has taken down several alt-right blogs, citing a new policy that bans blogs from the “malicious publication of unauthorized,...

 
 
 
Google updated its site to admit it still tracks you even if you turn off Location History

GOOGLE UPDATED ITS SITE TO ADMIT IT STILL TRACKS YOU EVEN IF YOU TURN OFF LOCATION HISTORY

Google has updated the help page for its Location History feature to acknowledge the fact that the company still tracks users through...

Trump's trade war is coming for cheap scooters and the startups that love them

TRUMP'S TRADE WAR IS COMING FOR CHEAP SCOOTERS AND THE STARTUPS THAT LOVE THEM

The Trump administration's latest trade penalties against China could siphon millions of dollars from Silicon Valley's latest darling:...

 
 
 
NASA is prepared if a battery ever explodes in space

NASA IS PREPARED IF A BATTERY EVER EXPLODES IN SPACE

This maybe sound obvious, but you can't charge your spacecraft with an extra long power cord - which is why batteries are clutch for...

SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 9 REVIEW: MORE, MORE, MORE

The most of everything, including price

 
 
 
T-Mobile will reportedly sell the OnePlus 6T, marking OnePlus's first major US carrier deal

T-MOBILE WILL REPORTEDLY SELL THE ONEPLUS 6T, MARKING ONEPLUS'S FIRST MAJOR US CARRIER DEAL

We're still weeks away from the rumored October announcement of the OnePlus 6T, but the Chinese smartphone company's next flagship...

Clash Royale's new pro league could make it the first big mobile e-sport

CLASH ROYALE'S NEW PRO LEAGUE COULD MAKE IT THE FIRST BIG MOBILE E-SPORT

The world of competitive gaming is one that's constantly changing, but over the years there's been one truth: the most popular e-sports...

 
 
 
Twitter's fear of making hard decisions is killing it

TWITTER'S FEAR OF MAKING HARD DECISIONS IS KILLING IT

Why does Twitter move so slowly? It's a question that has been on my mind since Monday, as we watched the company belatedly tiptoe...

Google is reportedly launching its own smart display later this year

GOOGLE IS REPORTEDLY LAUNCHING ITS OWN SMART DISPLAY LATER THIS YEAR

Google has already given its blessing for third-parties to make Assistant-powered smart speakers with displays, but the search giant...

 
 
 
Tesla said to seek number 2 exec as Musk's behavior angers board

TESLA SAID TO SEEK NUMBER 2 EXEC AS MUSK'S BEHAVIOR ANGERS BOARD

Tesla is said to be looking for a COO or other number 2 executive to work directly under Elon Musk following concerns over the CEO's...

Google defends controversial China project in meeting with employees

GOOGLE DEFENDS CONTROVERSIAL CHINA PROJECT IN MEETING WITH EMPLOYEES

Google CEO Sundar Pichai and co-founder Sergey Brin have addressed the controversy over “Dragonfly,” reportedly an effort to re-enter...

 
 
 
WhatsApp backups will stop counting toward your Google Drive storage

WHATSAPP BACKUPS WILL STOP COUNTING TOWARD YOUR GOOGLE DRIVE STORAGE

Good news for the more than 1 billion WhatsApp users out there: starting this November , you won't need to sacrifice valuable Google...

Doja Cat's viral hit ‘Mooo!' is the perfect meme banger about cows

DOJA CAT'S VIRAL HIT ‘MOOO!' IS THE PERFECT MEME BANGER ABOUT COWS

Doja Cat is a 22-year-old LA artist who makes music she's described as “trappy-go-lucky,” and this week she's scored her latest viral...

 
 
 



Google's ambitions for China could trigger a crisis inside the company

Google's ambitions for China could trigger a crisis inside the company

On Thursday afternoon, a critical meeting at Google was derailed by a handful of tweets. Employees who had been pressing top executives for answers about the company's plans to... Read more ...

Valve Accidentally Launched Its Twitch Competitor Steam.tv

Valve Accidentally Launched Its Twitch Competitor Steam.tv

Steam.tv has been taken offline and, in a statement to CNET , a Valve representative said it was meant to be an internal test and was made publicly accessible by accident. "We... Read more ...

Disney et Lucasfilm auraient un projet de spin-off Star Wars sur Tatooine

Disney et Lucasfilm auraient un projet de spin-off Star Wars sur Tatooine

Les films Star Wars se multiplient depuis le rachat de Lucasfilm par Disney. Il y a l'histoire principale, et les spin-off. Selon une source, l'un d'entre eux se déroulerait... Read more ...

Amazon running sale on its Echo and Fire devices

Amazon running sale on its Echo and Fire devices

Amazon today launched a Back to School sale to help students smarten up their home. Amazon's sale includes Echo devices, Fire TV products, and Fire devices. The deals include... Read more ...

Will you pick up the OnePlus 6T if it launches on T-Mobile?

Will you pick up the OnePlus 6T if it launches on T-Mobile?

OnePlus has been on a pretty consistent run over the years. Ever since the company launched its first smartphone, it has managed to find a soft spot for consumers willing to... Read more ...

Tesla short sellers raked in $1 billion, hours after Elon Musk revealed his...

Tesla short sellers raked in $1 billion, hours after Elon Musk revealed his struggles in an eye-opening interview

Tesla short sellers received a sizable payday, hours after The New York Times published an eye-opening interview with an emotional Elon Musk, the electric-car company's chief... Read more ...

US reportedly pressuring Facebook to break Messenger's encryption over MS-13...

US reportedly pressuring Facebook to break Messenger's encryption over MS-13 investigation

The US Department of Justice is reportedly trying to have Facebook break the end-to-end encryption of its popular Messenger chat app so that the government can spy on a... Read more ...

Storm Tale

Storm Tale

Storm Tale by Green Sauce Games The lives of peaceful villagers have changed the day an ancient prophecy became true Match 3 Casual Read more ...

Amazon is reportedly working on a Tivo competitor

Amazon is reportedly working on a Tivo competitor

Bloomberg reports today that Amazon is reportedly working on a new device that'll record live TV with the goal of letting users play content back on their phones later. The... Read more ...

Mailplane Goes Chrome and Adds Features

Mailplane Goes Chrome and Adds Features

On the Mac, Mailplane is a good fit for Gmail users who like Google's Web-based interface but also want desktop features. With version 4, Mailplane rolls out many changes... Read more ...