WhatsApp's newest feature fixes group chat notification chaos

This " Only Admins " option is meant to be used for pushing notifications; allowing the admins to keep a one-way flow of information in the group. Today it's time for another group-specific thing to roll out. A group chat is the flawless way to con... More..

by | Published more than a month ago
Comcast throttles Xfinity Mobile customers
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Comcast throttles Xfinity Mobile customers

The operator added that, later this year, it will allow customers to pay extra to stream video at 720p resolution. All Xfinity Mobile customers are receiving this email, Comcast confirmed to Ars. You can contin...More..

Fortnite Playground LTM Testing 'Promising', Still No Release Date
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Fortnite Playground LTM Testing 'Promising', Still No Release Date

Nearly a week after disappearing from the game because of the matchmaking problems it brought to the surface, Epic still hasn't been able to bring the mode back. Unlike the main battle royale experience, player...More..

Software Developers are Scanning the Inboxes of Gmail Users
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Software Developers are Scanning the Inboxes of Gmail Users

People most susceptible to email skimming are those who have subscribed to various online services like product price comparison websites and automated travel planning websites. Google declined to comment. It...More..

HTC is looking to fire another 1,500 employees
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

HTC is looking to fire another 1,500 employees

That struggle continues today when Reuters reported that HTC laid off 1,500 employees from its Taiwan manufacturing division. The latest "reorganization and optimization" effort of the company's feebl...More..

Sony Blocks Fallout 76 Cross-Play
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Sony Blocks Fallout 76 Cross-Play

To-date, the PS4 has turned the tables on the Xbox One , outselling it by a greater-than 2:1 margin. " Sony is not as helpful as everyone would like". Sony is under a lot of pressure right now thanks to the...More..

by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Samsung Users Report Their Phones Are Text Messaging Pictures to Random Contacts

If you'd rather stick with Samsung Messages , then you might want to make sure there aren't any salacious or embarrassing photos in your phone's gallery, because you never know who might receive them. "Concern...More..

Android P Beta 3 released: We’re getting closer
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Android P Beta 3 released: We’re getting closer

As you might guess, therefore, there's a lot here for developers. Google has already finalized the new APIs for Android P , so developers can start building apps for Android P and even test them through ...More..

Facebook bug temporarily unblocked people from 800,000+ block lists
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Facebook bug temporarily unblocked people from 800,000+ block lists

Facebook says the bug is now fixed, and everyone who'd become unblocked has been re-blocked. In a blog post today, the tech giant has confirmed that parts of this blocking system were compromised by a bug t...More..

OnePlus 6 Red is a limited edition model that's launching July 10th
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

OnePlus 6 Red is a limited edition model that's launching July 10th

OnePlus today launched the new Red edition of its flagship OnePlus 6 smartphone. That's eight days away, in case you don't have a calendar handy, and will also be the day Bullets Wireless headphones come ba...More..

Samsung Galaxy On6 with ‘Infinity Display’ launched in India: Price, full specifications
by | Tuesday, July 03, 2018

Samsung Galaxy On6 with ‘Infinity Display’ launched in India: Price, full specifications

With this handset, Samsung is looking to increase its market share, but the specifications of the handset tell a different story altogether. All the smartphones feature Samsung's flagship "Infinity Display" off...More..

Warner Bros. on Fallout-Westworld lawsuit: Doesn’t look like anything to me
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Warner Bros. on Fallout-Westworld lawsuit: Doesn’t look like anything to me

Indeed, much of the lawsuit centers around Behaviour Interactive, whom Bethesda alleges illegally used source code from the development of Fallout Shelter. He did note, however, that "I had to lay it for le...More..

by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

A red OnePlus 6 might be launched on July 2

In fact, some of the most relevant specifications for the OnePlus 6 were revealed by the company itself prior to the device's launch. If you were planning to purchase the OnePlus 6 this weekend and you fa...More..

Alleged Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Factory Renders Leaked
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Alleged Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL Factory Renders Leaked

There's a large earpiece with what appears to a dual front camera setup, which will be a first for the Pixel series, considering the current Pixel 2 makes do with single camera setups for both the front and r...More..

Apple Is Rebuilding Maps From the Ground-Up
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Apple Is Rebuilding Maps From the Ground-Up

According to a new report, Apple is rebuilding it's Apple Maps "from the ground up" and you can see it as soon as the next iOS 12 beta update. From that point on, Apple insists, nobody sees the raw data any...More..

Oculus' $500 Million Restitution Case Halved By Judge
by | Sunday, July 01, 2018

Oculus' $500 Million Restitution Case Halved By Judge

On May 22, 2014, Zenimax filed a lawsuit against Oculus VR and its parent company, Facebook, Inc. for "unlawful exploitation of intellectual property", which alleged that Oculus stole a piece of computer code...More..

Amazon Tips Fire HD 10 Kids Edition, New Alexa Functionality
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Amazon Tips Fire HD 10 Kids Edition, New Alexa Functionality

In my review of the tablet, I said: "If you want a cheap, durable device to play and consume Amazon's vast array of Prime content then the Amazon Fire HD 10 will fit your needs". While the kids are the main...More..

PUBG Corps Drops Its Lawsuit Against Epic Games and Fortnite
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

PUBG Corps Drops Its Lawsuit Against Epic Games and Fortnite

There's no telling when it will be back, but be ready to practice patience when queuing up to jump into Playground Mode with your friends. It is also odd that it was particularly Fortnite that was denounced b...More..

The NES Classic is back. Here's where to get it.
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

The NES Classic is back. Here's where to get it.

For instance, Amazon said it would have a limited supply of NES Classics available at Amazon Books retail stores, according to Ars Technica . Here's a guide to where you can buy the NES Classic Edition ...More..

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Features and Specifications Revealed
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Features and Specifications Revealed

The screen is also capable of pushing up to QHD+ resolution in an 18.5:9 aspect ratio and under the hood, it retains the same Octa-Core Exynos 9810 (Snapdragon 845 for United States market) processor. According...More..