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Samsung’s (S10) foldable phone is the Galaxy Fold, starting at $1,980 – available April 26th

Posted: February 21, 2019 at 9:13 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Entertainment, Hot News, Technology

Samsung announces a new Galaxy S phone in the first half of every year, so while it’s no surprise that we would get an official look at the new S10 and S10 Plus devices today, the company also unveiled the Galaxy Fold, its first foldable smartphone. This was a product Samsung had teased since last fall and […]

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Hackers infect 500,000 consumer routers all over the world with malware

Posted: May 24, 2018 at 6:11 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Hot News, News, Technology

VPNFilter can survive reboots and contains destructive “kill” function. Hackers possibly working for an advanced nation have infected more than 500,000 home and small-office routers around the world with malware that can be used to collect communications, launch attacks on others, and permanently destroy the devices with a single command, researchers at Cisco warned Wednesday. […]

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Google starts certificate program to fill empty IT jobs

Posted: January 17, 2018 at 4:49 pm   /   News, Technology

There are 150,000 open IT jobs in the U.S., and Google wants to make it easier to fill them. Today the company is announcing a certificate program on the Coursera platform to help give people with no prior IT experience the basic skills they need to get an entry-level IT support job in 8 to […]

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Apple stores are slammed because of the $29 battery replacement offer — but not everyone needs a new battery

Posted: January 16, 2018 at 6:33 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Hot News, News, Technology

Apple is currently offering iPhone battery replacements for $29. Lots of people are taking advantage of the offer, and since stores don’t have the batteries in stock, they’re special ordering the battery replacements, which can take days or weeks. Many people taking advantage of the battery offer don’t actually need new batteries, Apple store employees […]

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Apple fired an iPhone X engineer after his daughter’s hands-on video went viral

Posted: October 31, 2017 at 7:37 pm   /   Entertainment, News, Technology

A YouTube vlogger named Brooke Amelia Peterson got her hands on a brand new iPhone X last week. She got the phone directly from her father, an engineer who worked at Apple. Apple has since fired the engineer, and the video was taken down.   The engineer who let his daughter show off an iPhone […]

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India overtakes the US to become the world’s second largest smartphone market

Posted: October 28, 2017 at 1:52 am   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, News, Technology

Move over America, India is now the world’s second largest smartphone market. That’s according to a new report from Canalys which claims smartphone shipments in India crossed the 40 million mark for the first time in Q3 2017 courtesy of 23 percent annual growth. That means that India has overtaken the U.S. on sales with only China […]

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Russia Slams Twitter’s ‘McCarthyist Witch Hunt’

Posted: October 28, 2017 at 1:42 am   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, News, Technology

Russian news services Russia Today (RT) and Sputnik are fighting back against Twitter over its advertising ban, calling the decision a ‘McCarthyist witch hunt’ and claiming that they have broken no rules. Yesterday, Twitter announced that it would no longer accept advertising from accounts owned by RT and Sputnik, after US intelligence reports concluded that the two […]

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WhatsApp turns on unsend feature to let you delete embarrassing texts

Posted: October 28, 2017 at 1:31 am   /   Featured, Hot News, News, Technology

Following months of preparation, WhatsApp has finally added the ability to delete those embarrassing messages you sent by mistake before your contact has had a chance to read them. The best part is that the feature will be available for Android, iOS and Windows Phone users. The annoying thing is that, despite updating its FAQ page to notify users about the new functionality, it seems […]

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iPhone X versus iPhone 8

Posted: October 27, 2017 at 8:24 pm   /   Featured, News, Technology

It’s the tech conundrum of the year: iPhone X versus iPhone 8. Still sitting on the fence about which new iPhone to buy? With iPhone X preorders starting in just a few hours, it’s decision time. Is it really worth the hassle of trying to snag a phone that’s more expensive (and likely harder to land […]

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Google responds to Pixel 2 issues with software update, extended warranty

Posted: October 27, 2017 at 4:14 pm   /   Editor's Choice, Featured, News, Technology

Google today responded to the growing chorus of Pixel 2 users complaining of inaccurate color representation and burn-in on the larger XL model. Mario Queiroz, Vice President of Product Management claims each phone undergoes rigorous quality control screening and that the burn-in effect, referred to as “differential aging,” is in line with other mobile devices with OLED […]

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