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MICROSOFT BRINGS AI-POWERED VISUAL SEARCH TO BING FOR MOBILE

The invent of the search engine really made the web usable for the masses. Think about it - if there was no way to search the web,...

HOW TO PROTECT KODI FROM CRYPTOJACKING

Cryptojacking might not be as terrifying a threat as ransomware, but it's a major annoyance that's becoming more and more prevalent....

 
 
 

YOU CAN NOW DOWNLOAD 5K WALLPAPERS FROM THE '2018 EDITIONS' OF WINDOWS 7, XP AND MORE

As you'll know if you're a frequent visitor to BetaNews, YouTuber Kamer Kaan Avdan has been creating some fantastic concept videos...

IS ANTIVIRUS STILL RELEVANT FOR YOUR ORGANIZATION?

As technology evolves, it leaves behind a junkyard of products that are longer needed. Electric typewriters, dial-up modems, and floppy...

 
 
 

GOOGLE ACCOUNT REVAMPED - INCREASED TRANSPARENCY AND NEW SECURITY AND PRIVACY OPTIONS

Google has unveiled a new look for users' accounts, making information clearer, improving transparency and adding new options. To make...

INTEL CEO BRIAN KRZANICH RESIGNS OVER RELATIONSHIP WITH EMPLOYEE

Brian Krzanich, the CEO of Intel, has resigned after it came to light that he was in a relationship with an employee. Shares in the...

 
 
 

BATTERY SAVING APP INFECTS OVER 60,000 ANDROID DEVICES

Researchers at RiskIQ have uncovered a scam app that seeks to steal information and launches advert clicking to make money for the...

NEW TOOL PROVIDES EMAIL PROTECTION FOR OFFICE 365

Office 365's dominant share of the online business tools market has made it a popular target for cybercriminals launching phishing...

 
 
 

MOTOROLA MOTO Z3 PLAY AND G6 PLAY ARE THE NEWEST AMAZON PRIME EXCLUSIVE PHONES

An Amazon Prime membership is a great thing, especially if you take advantage of all of its offerings. The free 2-day shipping by itself...

MICROSOFT ACQUIRES MACHINE LEARNING AND AI STARTUP BONSAI

Seeking to strengthen its artificial intelligence arsenal, Microsoft has announced an agreement to acquire San Francisco-based AI startup...

 
 
 

GAMERS WAITING FOR VIRTUAL REALITY ON XBOX ARE OUT OF LUCK

Backtracking on what it said last year, Microsoft has announced that it has no plans to bring either virtual reality or mixed reality...

INSTAGRAM CELEBRATES 1 BILLION USERS BY ANNOUNCING IGTV VIDEO PLATFORM

YouTube is a great video platform - I have no complaints, really. With that said, I also enjoy watching content on Twitch. Ultimately,...

 
 
 

HOW TO GET MACOS MOJAVE'S DYNAMIC DESKTOP ON WINDOWS 10

At its recent WWDC, Apple revealed the latest version of macOS - Mojave. The OS update introduces a number of new features, including...

ATTACKERS USE HIDDEN TUNNELS TO STEAL FINANCIAL DATA

Global financial services organizations are targeted by sophisticated cyber attackers in an attempt to steal critical data, according...

 
 
 

AVERAGE UK HOME HAS MORE THAN £2,000 WORTH OF BROKEN GADGETS

UK households are home to thousands of pounds' worth of broken gadgets, according to new research from technology retailer Laptops...

ALEXA FOR HOSPITALITY BRINGS AMAZON'S DIGITAL ASSISTANT TO HOTEL ROOMS

Not content with infiltrating people's homes with its range of Echo devices, Amazon is now looking to elbow its way into hotels with...

 
 
 

AUTOMATION OF ENDPOINT SECURITY IS TOP PRIORITY FOR IT PROS

A new survey of IT professionals finds that automating endpoint detection and response processes is a top priority. The study from...

SATYA NADELLA SPEAKS OUT AGAINST 'CRUEL AND ABUSIVE' BORDER POLICY AND EXPLAINS MICROSOFT'S INVOLVEMENT WITH ICE

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has publicly shared an email he sent to employees, in which he speaks out against current US immigration...

 
 
 

AMERICAN GIRL SELLING 'XBOX GAMING SET' FOR DOLLS

Growing up in the 80s and 90s, I remember video games being considered a "boy thing." This was just marketing - of course girls liked...

GOOGLE LAUNCHES PODCASTS APP FOR ANDROID

Google has never really shown much interest in podcasts - despite their age and popularity - but today this changes. The company has...

 
 
 



How to stream the 2018 NBA Draft live on Chromecast, Android, Chrome OS, and...

How to stream the 2018 NBA Draft live on Chromecast, Android, Chrome OS, and Android TV

The 2018 NBA Draft starts tonight, June 21, this year live from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. Here's how to watch the event on Android , Chrome OS , Chromecast... Read more ...

How a chatbot helped get research feedback from 10 million people

How a chatbot helped get research feedback from 10 million people

SPONSORED: Presented by SnatchBot Chatbots are everywhere in 2018. This summer's FIFA World Cup, for example, sees a new landmark in chatbot use as millions of fans interact... Read more ...

Apple Challenges Four Qualcomm Patents in Ongoing Legal Battle

Apple Challenges Four Qualcomm Patents in Ongoing Legal Battle

Apple today filed petitions with the United States Patent and Trademark Office challenging the validity of four Qualcomm patents amid an increasingly vicious legal battle... Read more ...

093: Continued Conversation on Home, ARCore in Measure, JD.com details |...

093: Continued Conversation on Home, ARCore in Measure, JD.com details | 9to5Google Daily

Today we've got Continued Conversation is rolling out on Google Home devices, Google updates its Measure app to support ARCore, and the JD.com deal might help Google sell smart... Read more ...

HTC Vive Summer Sale 2018: the best VR deals to grab right now

HTC Vive Summer Sale 2018: the best VR deals to grab right now

HTC wants you to spend your summer vacation indoors. To that end, today, Vive and Vive Pro owners can take advantage of Viveport's annual Summer Sale 2018 - HTC has discounted... Read more ...

Oculus Summer Sale 2018: the best time to stock up on VR games is right now

Oculus Summer Sale 2018: the best time to stock up on VR games is right now

Your wallet might already be hurting from the 2018 Steam Summer Sale going on today, but remember, sales on regular PC games are a dime a dozen. That said, finding sales on VR... Read more ...

Google Photos 3.23 preps Google One, saving storage by downgrading quality...

Google Photos 3.23 preps Google One, saving storage by downgrading quality, blur controls

Since I/O 2018, Google Photos has gained a number of features like AI-powered smart suggestions and the ability to favorite images. The latest version of the Android client is... Read more ...

Yep, Face ID is coming to the iPad, and it's adding multi-user support

Yep, Face ID is coming to the iPad, and it's adding multi-user support

The first operating system Apple talked about on stage at WWDC on Monday was iOS 12, which is now available in beta version to developers and anyone else interested in trying... Read more ...

I want this foldable touchscreen MacBook tablet right now

I want this foldable touchscreen MacBook tablet right now

A report a few days ago said that Apple is working on a next-gen device that sounded very much like a MacBook with a touchscreen display and ARM processor. Project “Star” is... Read more ...

Motorola, Best Buy, B&H and Amazon start accepting pre-orders for the Moto...

Motorola, Best Buy, B&H and Amazon start accepting pre-orders for the Moto Z3 Play

Motorola has started taking pre-orders for the third-generation Moto Z3 Play. Those pre-ordering or purchasing the phone from Motorola between now and June 30th, receive a free... Read more ...