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Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti leak: This is one beefy video card

NVIDIA RTX 2080 TI LEAK: THIS IS ONE BEEFY VIDEO CARD

The first major event next week is a media presentation in which Nvidia will unveil its next generation of graphics cards. Fans have...

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with easier access to Your Phone

MICROSOFT RELEASES NEW WINDOWS 10 PREVIEW WITH EASIER ACCESS TO YOUR PHONE

Microsoft today released a new preview for PCs with easier access to the Your Phone app. This build is from the RS5 branch, which represents...

 
 
 
Fortnite isn't addicting your kids - it's just giving them what society won't

FORTNITE ISN'T ADDICTING YOUR KIDS - IT'S JUST GIVING THEM WHAT SOCIETY WON'T

GUEST: Many parents are concerned with their child's seemingly obsessive video game play. Fortnite, the most recent gaming phenomenon,...

Gfycat and Overwolf team up to make instant gaming GIFs

GFYCAT AND OVERWOLF TEAM UP TO MAKE INSTANT GAMING GIFS

The popular website Gfycat and PC game extension creator Overwolf are launching a way to make it easy for players to create instant...

 
 
 
U.S. government wants Facebook to break Messenger encryption for a criminal investigation

U.S. GOVERNMENT WANTS FACEBOOK TO BREAK MESSENGER ENCRYPTION FOR A CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION

The U.S. government is trying to force Facebook to break the encryption in its popular Messenger app so law enforcement may listen...

Valve registers the domain for Steam.tv

VALVE REGISTERS THE DOMAIN FOR STEAM.TV

It looks like Valve has registered for the Steam.tv domain, as SteamDB creator Pavel Djundik first spotted. By looking at the source...

 
 
 
Motorola reportedly plans a Baidu smart speaker for China

MOTOROLA REPORTEDLY PLANS A BAIDU SMART SPEAKER FOR CHINA

What do Amazon, Google, Apple, Samsung, Xiaomi, and Huawei all have in common? They're working on smart speakers with built-in voice...

After HomePod challenged Echo, Amazon wants to poach Apple Music fans

AFTER HOMEPOD CHALLENGED ECHO, AMAZON WANTS TO POACH APPLE MUSIC FANS

Turnabout is fair play, as they say, so after Apple challenged Amazon's Echo smart speakers with HomePod, Amazon has decided to aggressively...

 
 
 
Mad Machines is launching its robotic Rocket League-like ‘First on Discord'

MAD MACHINES IS LAUNCHING ITS ROBOTIC ROCKET LEAGUE-LIKE ‘FIRST ON DISCORD'

The Discord Store is still in a limited soft launch in Canada, but developer Hero Blocks is already planning to bring its upcoming...

Website builder Wix adds PumaPay cryptocurrency payments

WEBSITE BUILDER WIX ADDS PUMAPAY CRYPTOCURRENCY PAYMENTS

The cryptocurrency payments industry is not all about Bitcoin and Ethereum. Earlier this year, Cyprus-based blockchain company Decentralized...

 
 
 
ProBeat: Of course Google is tracking you

PROBEAT: OF COURSE GOOGLE IS TRACKING YOU

OPINION: Google tracks your every move. But you already knew that - even if you've never explicitly thought about it. The notion is...

AI Weekly: Alexa and Cortana may be working together, but the smartphone is still king

AI WEEKLY: ALEXA AND CORTANA MAY BE WORKING TOGETHER, BUT THE SMARTPHONE IS STILL KING

After nearly a year of waiting, Amazon and Microsoft this week brought Alexa to Windows 10 PCs and Cortana to Echo speakers. Overnight,...

 
 
 
Google puts AI in charge of data center cooling systems

GOOGLE PUTS AI IN CHARGE OF DATA CENTER COOLING SYSTEMS

Artificial intelligence is running one of Google's data centers - or at least the cooling system in said data center. Today in a blog...

Samsung's new Odyssey+ headset could fix its muddled VR vision

SAMSUNG'S NEW ODYSSEY+ HEADSET COULD FIX ITS MUDDLED VR VISION

OPINION: As one of the world's most technologically innovative companies, Samsung should be leading the pack in VR - one of the decade's...

 
 
 
WinMiner brings cryptocurrency mining and passive income to the masses

WINMINER BRINGS CRYPTOCURRENCY MINING AND PASSIVE INCOME TO THE MASSES

There are many ways to make money in the cryptocurrency world. Trading crypto is one way, but another is mining the currencies created...

Spyro Reignited Trilogy delayed two months to November 13

SPYRO REIGNITED TRILOGY DELAYED TWO MONTHS TO NOVEMBER 13

Activision Blizzard announced today that Spyro Reignited Trilogy will now be coming out on for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on November...

 
 
 
The DeanBeat: Crazy Rich Asians raises hopes for better representation in media

THE DEANBEAT: CRAZY RICH ASIANS RAISES HOPES FOR BETTER REPRESENTATION IN MEDIA

The Asian Americans that I know are hopeful that Crazy Rich Asians, Hollywood's first major romantic comedy about Asians with an Asian...

Apple reportedly redesigned basic MacBook after Intel chip issues

APPLE REPORTEDLY REDESIGNED BASIC MACBOOK AFTER INTEL CHIP ISSUES

Though rumors of a new entry-level MacBook laptop have circulated for quite some time, few concrete details have actually been confirmed....

 
 
 
Google is reportedly developing its own Amazon Echo Show

GOOGLE IS REPORTEDLY DEVELOPING ITS OWN AMAZON ECHO SHOW

Google's ostensible answer to Amazon's screen-touting Echo Show and Amazon Echo Spot launched earlier this year: smart displays, Android...

Apple says Australian teen hacked corporate network but did not take customer data

APPLE SAYS AUSTRALIAN TEEN HACKED CORPORATE NETWORK BUT DID NOT TAKE CUSTOMER DATA

SYDNEY/SAN FRANCISCO (By Byron Kaye and Stephen Nellis, Reuters) - Apple said on Friday no customer data was compromised after Australian...

 
 
 



Blizzard Would Love To See Diablo In Super Smash Bros

Blizzard Would Love To See Diablo In Super Smash Bros

With Diablo 3 for the Nintendo Switch having been made official, it opens the door to all kinds of possibilities, such as seeing more Blizzard games launched on the Switch , or... Read more ...

Amazon's Alexa Can Now Pull Up Recorded Security Camera Footage

Amazon's Alexa Can Now Pull Up Recorded Security Camera Footage

Amazon's Echo Spot and Echo Show come with displays which makes it a useful device for watching videos. In fact both the Echo Spot and Echo Show are ideal devices if you have... Read more ...

TouchArcade Game of the Week: ‘Barbearian'

TouchArcade Game of the Week: ‘Barbearian'

The idea behind the TouchArcade Game of the Week is that every Friday afternoon we post the one game that came out this week that we think is worth giving a special nod to... Read more ...

BlackBerry KEY2 receives August Android security update

BlackBerry KEY2 receives August Android security update

BlackBerry prides itself on making its version of the Android software it provides to licensees, safe and secure. To that end, it has been pretty good on updating its Android... Read more ...

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with easier access to Your Phone

Microsoft releases new Windows 10 preview with easier access to Your Phone

Microsoft today released a new preview for PCs with easier access to the Your Phone app. This build is from the RS5 branch, which represents the Windows 10 update the company... Read more ...

Next-Gen Google Chromecast Will Get Bluetooth, Improved WiFi

Next-Gen Google Chromecast Will Get Bluetooth, Improved WiFi

Earlier this year it was revealed that Google could be looking to introduce a next-gen Chromecast. The FCC filing at that time revealed that the device could be gaining... Read more ...

Netflix testing ads for its own content in between episodes on ad-free service

Netflix testing ads for its own content in between episodes on ad-free service

Netflix is practically built upon being able to binge watch content, especially tv series while seamlessly moving from one episode to the next. That and also being ad-free... Read more ...

VMVPD Usage Up 58% Year-Over-Year, According To Latest Data

VMVPD Usage Up 58% Year-Over-Year, According To Latest Data

While the use of virtual multichannel video programming distributors is still small, it is growing at a significant rate, according to a new comScore report. The data here is... Read more ...

Alphabet Scoop 020: Made by Google Smart Display, Pixel 2 XL sluggishness...

Alphabet Scoop 020: Made by Google Smart Display, Pixel 2 XL sluggishness, Material Theme

This week we talk about Made by Google Smart Display, reportedly sluggish Google Pixel 2 XL issues, Material Theme redesigns , and much more. Alphabet Scoop is available on... Read more ...

U.S. government wants Facebook to break Messenger encryption for a criminal...

U.S. government wants Facebook to break Messenger encryption for a criminal investigation

The U.S. government is trying to force Facebook to break the encryption in its popular Messenger app so law enforcement may listen to a suspect's voice conversations in a... Read more ...