January 24, 2018

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Your iPhone X is about to wirelessly charge faster


It's worth noting that, even with this upgrade, Apple isn't at the very cutting edge of wireless charging rates. The problem appears to be affecting all devices running iOS 11 when using the YouTube app. Faster charging is pretty much always a plus, especially when it comes to wireless charging. According to a new report , the iOS 11.2 update will help the latest iPhone devices to charge at 7.5 watts when placed on a compatible Qi-based wireless charging pad. Read More »

Duterte welcomes Trump to Philippines

On Monday, the 31st ASEAN Summit and Related Summits will be officiated by Duterte at the Cultural Centre of the Philippines before the leaders gather at the Philippine International Convention Centre for a series of meetings, including the 40th anniversary of ASEAN-US Dialogue Relations. Read More »

Skip the line: restaurant wait times on Search and Maps

Google already uses this data to show you when a restaurant will get busy through the "Popular Times" section on each restaurant listing. Google determined the wait times with historical data, similar to the "Popular Times" graph, according to the company. Read More »

These are the instructions Apple should have included with the iPhone X


Nelson found that the iPhone X was just as scratch resistant as many flagship phones. "You'd expect there to be a high price to pay for a attractive phone like the iPhone X. When the phone was dropped from the same height from the back panel, it caused complete damage to the back glass panel. Overall, Jerry's impressed with the iPhone X's durability even though the phone has a fragile glass OLED display and back. Read More »

Mobile and Sprint finally, officially, say they definitely won't merge


Sprint president and CEO Marcelo Claure said: "While we couldn't reach an agreement to combine our companies, we certainly recognize the benefits of scale through a potential combination". However, we have agreed that it is best to move forward on our own. The investment ignited speculation about Son and SoftBank trying to revive merger talks. Read More »

StarCraft 2 is going to free to play later this month

If you already own Wings of Liberty , Morhaime says you can get the expansion pack, Heart of the Swarm , free instead. A new map for the game's co-op mode was also announced, called Part and Parcel . If you enjoy what you see in StarCraft II , you can grab Heart of the Swarm, Legacy of the Void , and Nova Covert Ops individually for $14.99 or as a bundle for $39.99. Read More »

Classic is bringing back the vanilla version of the MMO


World of Warcraft fans have been begging for years for a vanilla WoW experience straight from Blizzard. At the same time there'll be new raids and dungeons, a raised level cap to 120, and much more. Other new elements introduced in this expansion are Island Expeditions, where three players cooperatively take on a rotating assortment of tasks on an island. Read More »

2 dead, 1 injured after shooting at Colorado Walmart


Thornton police tweeted Wednesday night that they were responding to a shooting with "multiple parties down". Thornton police are searching for Scott Ostrem, 47, who they say fled in a vehicle before officers arrived. Police in Thornton, Colorado, did not initially release any information on the number of victims and it was not clear if an assailant had been taken into custody. Read More »

Razer reveals its first mobile gaming phone


UltraMotion's adaptive refresh technology synchronizes the GPU and display to remove image tearing or lag while driving efficient power usage. Dolby Atmos brings cinematic audio through two front speakers with dedicated amplifiers. Well the firm's own webstore will be selling it from November 17 for an RRP of $699; that's SIM-free and unlocked. The phone is equipped with technology offered by highest of high-end gaming PCs. Read More »

Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 2DS Headlines Nintendo's Black Friday Deals


As Nintendo of America's Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing Doug Bowser states, these items include the Switch, Super NES Classic Edition, 3DS, and plenty of games for each. Unfortunately, it doesn't include a console to play the game on, so you're still going to have to take your chances on finding a Nintendo Switch in the holiday shopping madness. Read More »

Google, Facebook, Twitter and Russian Federation: A Timeline on the '16 Election


Lawmakers came down hard Wednesday on executives from Facebook, Twitter and Google for failing to stop peddlers of Russian propaganda from buying ads, sowing social unrest and spreading fake news on their sites. Like most of the Facebook ads, this one targeted those aged 18-65, and those who had liked the BlackMattersUS page - now known to be fake - and friends of those who had. Read More »

Five key titles from Sony's PlayStation conference


There's no word on a release date, but Sony did provide a teaser trailer. The latest story trailer for Insomniac's Marvel's Spider-Man game will no doubt please fans. The "gaming and networking" arm of Sony's business is up 35 per cent year on year for this quarter (July-September), which includes Sony's PlayStation hardware, games and its PlayStation Plus service. Read More »

Youtube TV App Coming To Apple TV, Smart TVs And More


Until now, YouTube TV was limited to a smartphone or a web browser. However, the only way to watch YouTube TV on the big screen has been through Chromecast . The app comes with a personalized "home" feed that combines live TV recommendations with DVR recordings into a single feed meant to be tailored to your interests. Read More »

November 2017 Xbox Games with Gold List Revealed


Developed by Nadeo, Trackmania Turbo is an arcade racer with an insane amount of tracks to race on and also comes with a Trackbuilder sso that you can build even more. The Sonic Team offering is an action game that takes place in a dream place called Nightopia, where you stop an evil ruler from destroying it. Xbox Game Pass is a monthly subscription service that gives players access to a rotating catalogue of over 100 digital games, including titles on Xbox One and Xbox 360 . Read More »

WhatsApp Is (Slowly) Rolling Out The Feature To Revoke Sent Messages


WhatsApp users need to wait for the availability of the updated version of the chat app. However, messages that have already been read or sent more than five minutes ago can not be recalled through this feature. It allows you to delete your copy of messages you've sent or received from your phone. According to WABetainfo , the feature which is being referred to as " Delete for Everyone " is now being rolled out to a select group of beta testers on Android . Read More »

Samsung gives away Note 8 to all 200 passengers in a flight


However, the report does not share the names of the devices which will receive the update. The final Oreo is build is expected to roll out early next year. Samsung is in partnership with Spain's flag carrier to promote the South Korean tech giant's high-end smartphone. Liew said the studio provides a good opportunity for those unfamiliar with Samsung products to get up-close and personal with it and how they are created to fit the users' lives perfectly, be it for work or leisure. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Works With GameCube Controllers


Connecting your Gamecube controller to your Switch is pretty easy, as long as you have the right adapter. To use the GameCube controllers on Nintendo Switch , all the owner would have to do is to use an adapter that is available for the Wii U . Read More »

OnePlus 5T leaks show edge-to-edge display


Earlier today, a few images of the OnePlus website with OnePlus 5T listing were posted on Chinese website-news.mydrivers, and they seem to be legit. The bezel-less design will also mean that the front-mounted home button plus fingerprint scanner is not going to be present, meaning the new location is obviously going to be at the rear end of the smartphone. Read More »

Catalonia: Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy outlines plans to remove region's leaders


Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's Cabinet was meeting to outline the scope and timing of the measures the government plans to take under Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution. The vice president of the Senate says a session next Friday will vote on the measures. In a significant upping of the stakes in his bid to rein in the region's pro-independence rulers, Mr Rajoy has said that although the Catalan parliament will not be dissolved immediately, its functions will be limited to "avoid ... Read More »

Lyft raises $1 billion from big new ally in battle with Uber


Google's parent company, Alphabet Inc., is throwing its financial support behind ride-hailing service Lyft, deepening its rift with market leader Uber. Bloomberg , citing unnamed people "familiar with the matter", on Thursday reported that Alphabet has been talking with Lyft in recent weeks about making a "potential investment" in the rideshare company. Read More »

Nintendo Switch Now Lets You Capture Your Own Video

This means it's not a backup to SD card feature, as many fans would like. The clips are 30 seconds long, and not all games support the recording feature yet. On Thursday, October 26, the Super Mario Odyssey trailer that has been touring America will arrive at Rockefeller Plaza in New York City, home to the official Nintendo NY store. Read More »