• These apps have been banned across Apple devices
These apps have been banned across Apple devices

The move may seem a little moot to some as the processing grunt needed to crunch the calculations created to generate or "mine" cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin are beyond the power levels of even the iPhone X's A11 Bionic chip . However, mining for cryptocurrency is only acceptable if "performed off-device", such as in the case of cloud-based mi...

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  • Watch a whole Assassin's Creed Odyssey naval battle right here, right now
Watch a whole Assassin's Creed Odyssey naval battle right here, right now

The longest day of E3 press conference rolls on this afternoon as Ubisoft takes the stage to show off all of the games it has coming later this year and into 2019. It looks like the game is set six months after the events of the original title, and will take place in Washington. A cinematic trailer was initially shown, unveiling intense naval w...

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  • E3 2018: New Mario Party Revealed For Nintendo Switch, And It's Super
E3 2018: New Mario Party Revealed For Nintendo Switch, And It's Super

It announced that Fortnite , the massively popular online battle-royale game, is now available for the console, and will be joined by a host of other new third-party games by the end of the year, including Federation Internationale de Football Association 19, Dragon Ball FighterZ , Paladins, and Starlink: Battle for Atlas .

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  • Fallout 76 Revealed, Prequel To The Previous Games
Fallout 76 Revealed, Prequel To The Previous Games

Peep the YouTube embed above for the Bethesda E3 2018 press conference, or hop on over to the Bethesda Twitch page for an alternative stream. "The new client will also refresh the onboarding experience, making it faster and easier than ever for new players to dive into the strategic fun of Legends", Bethesda said in a blog post .

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  • EA Play 2018: New Origin Access Premiere plan announced
EA Play 2018: New Origin Access Premiere plan announced

The Origin Access Premier service will begin later with its first title, Madden NFL 19, and will also include EA's titles such as Federation Internationale de Football Association 19, Battlefield V , and Anthem as the company announced on stage at E3.

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  • Alexa and Amazon Echo Now Available in France
Alexa and Amazon Echo Now Available in France

Plus, any visual content you'd normally find on something like an Echo Show will be displayed on your television. The Fire TV Cube has dual-band Wi-Fi built in but also comes with an Ethernet adapter for a wired internet connection. The built-in microphones with far-field voice recognition will enable users to control their TV from across t...

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  • Mojave is the new macOS
Mojave is the new macOS

It can darken the Finder file explorer app, system apps like Mail , Messages , Maps , Calendar , Photos and much more. Apple revealed its latest version of its macOS operating system, macOS 10.14 Mojave , at its WWDC 2018 conference, and we've now got a glimpse of some of the new features that the updated Mac operating system will ...

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  • Facebook gave Apple, Microsoft and, er, BlackBerry 'deep access' to user data
Facebook gave Apple, Microsoft and, er, BlackBerry 'deep access' to user data

Warner and a slew of other politicians have said that they're concerned about the potential for Chinese companies like Huawei and ZTE to give the Chinese government backdoor access into the data about Americans using their devices. If we've learned anything from the Cambridge Analytica scandal , its that our personal Facebook data has some rea...

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  • Teens favor YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat over Facebook and Twitter
Teens favor YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat over Facebook and Twitter

So that Facebook is losing their earnings and ranks in the fourth popularity slot among teens. Fifty-one percent of those polled reported using the social networking service. The most recent survey only asks which ones they do use. With social media , though, there could be other factors that explain what is driving away today's teens.

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  • Facebook Is Scrapping Its Troubled 'Trending' News Section
Facebook Is Scrapping Its Troubled 'Trending' News Section

These efforts will be funded by Facebook itself, the company said . The changes arrive at a time when Facebook has been held accountable for allowing the spread of fake news across its network, and it has responded with a host of fake news-fighting features like fact checking , adding publisher context , the addition of related articles ,...

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  • Leaked image indicates Assassin's Creed: Odyssey will be set in ancient Greece
Leaked image indicates Assassin's Creed: Odyssey will be set in ancient Greece

Beyond the tweet , information about the title's gameplay mechanics, storyline, and protagonist is scarce. The announcement comes hours after gaming site JeuxVideo posted a keychain showing the same logo and name for the now-verified " Assassin's Creed game".

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  • Bethesda Announces Fallout 76, the Newest Game in the Series - Fallout 4
Bethesda Announces Fallout 76, the Newest Game in the Series - Fallout 4

After Bethesda left viewers hanging for a ridiculously delayed livestream, we eventually got to the big secret: it has a Fallout 76 project in the pipeline. In Fallout 3 it was listed on a Vault-Tec terminal in the Brotherhood of Steel's Citadel. On the other hand, the Fallout series has never steered me wrong before, and I'd be lying if I ...

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  • FBI Urges After Russian Hacking: Reboot Your Routers
FBI Urges After Russian Hacking: Reboot Your Routers

The FBI recommends that people reboot their routers to "temporarily disrupt the malware and aid the potential identification of infected devices". In April, U.S. Unfortunately, this process will require you to setup your router again, add an admin password, and setup any wireless networks that are configured. The malware can do things like scoop...

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  • Sony Offers Limited Edition Blue PS4 for Days of Play
Sony Offers Limited Edition Blue PS4 for Days of Play

The Jet Black PS4 Pro will also be on sale for $349.99. In the last few months alone, the PS4 has gone from strength to strength, with some iconic releases like Horizon: Zero Dawn and the rebooted God Of War standing alongside some of the highlights of the platform such as the Uncharted series and The Last Of Us.

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  • Apple releases iOS 11.4 with Messages in iCloud and AirPlay 2 support
Apple releases iOS 11.4 with Messages in iCloud and AirPlay 2 support

The Cupertino tech giant will let HomePod speakers pair up to deliver stereo sound after the update, and users will also be able to play one song on multiple Apple speakers throughout their home. For one, it means much more reliable and smooth message syncing across a user's ecosystem of devices. This will also help users free up space on their ...

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  • New EU data laws catch Kenyan firms off-guard
New EU data laws catch Kenyan firms off-guard

CNN and New York Times were not affected. Financial Times reports that four complaints have been filed by an activist that has previously won a privacy case against Facebook - one against Google's Android, one against Facebook and one for each for its subsidiaries WhatsApp and Instagram .

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  • Celebrities react to Harvey Weinstein's arrest
Celebrities react to Harvey Weinstein's arrest

The Hollywood producer left the Manhattan courthouse through a back door. The arrest ended months of speculation over whether the famed producer would face criminal charges following decades of alleged sexual misconduct. Twenty years ago, I swore that I would right this wrong. At the Beverly Hills Hotel, Godbold claimed that Weinstein "asked me...

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  • Houston Astros Honor Sante Fe Shooting Victims
Houston Astros Honor Sante Fe Shooting Victims

As Santa Fe High School students try to understand why the lives of their friends and classmates ended so tragically, Williams is hard at work, to honor those lives lost with the help of local military veterans. Gun control groups point to the regular toll of shootings across the United States as evidence that more needs to be done to rein in the p...

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  • Trump to make decision on North Korea summit 'next week'
Trump to make decision on North Korea summit 'next week'

Trump cast doubt Tuesday on the future of the June 12 meeting. "It would certainly be better if it were all in one", Trump said, before adding, "You do have some physical reasons that it may not be able to do exactly that". High-level talks between the North and South would likely happen after June 25. The spat between the USA and North Korea ove...

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  • OnePlus Bullet Wireless earphones recharge really fast
OnePlus Bullet Wireless earphones recharge really fast

OnePlus 6 runs on a 3300mAh battery with the support of Dash Charging . One of their best features is the impressively fast charging time, on just 10 mins of charge, the OnePlus Bullets Wireless Earphones will give you 5 hours of listening time.

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  • Yanny or Laurel? The audio clip which has the internet divided
Yanny or Laurel? The audio clip which has the internet divided

Introducing: the Yanny-Laurel debate that's fractured the internet. Others thought the interpretation had something to do with age , kind of like those ring tones that only young people under 25 can allegedly hear. The reason Yanny or Laurel is the rightful heir to the horror of the blue and gold dress is that people find it nearly impossibl...

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  • Uber will no longer silence victims of sexual assault
Uber will no longer silence victims of sexual assault

Along with the ending of forced arbitration agreements, Uber also says that it plans to release a report about the sexual harassment and assault incidents that occur during use of its services, yet no date for that report has been announced .

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  • Google will soon require OEMs to roll out 'regular' Android security patches
Google will soon require OEMs to roll out 'regular' Android security patches

Google is focusing more on the visual side for the Assistant. "This joint effort deals with OS acceptance by offering devices (presently fueled by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 660, Snapdragon 845, and Snapdragon 636) with early authorization to the latest Android P ", claims director at Qualcomm for Android Product Management, in Mike Genewich, to...

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  • Trump Greets Americans Freed By North Korea
Trump Greets Americans Freed By North Korea

The arrival of the men in Maryland capped a whirlwind journey for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo , who secured their release during a 13-hour visit to Pyongyang , the North's capital. Between Singapore and the DMZ, US officials have shown preference for the former as they see the country's neutrality and infrastructure as advantages over lo...

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  • Google Maps will soon give you better recommendations
Google Maps will soon give you better recommendations

Not everyone has a flawless sense of direction and tired travelers can save themselves a few extra steps by using the overlay to get off on the right foot, and stay headed in the right direction. The new "For you" tab is the best way to stay on top of the latest and greatest happening in the areas you're into. So if you're exhausted of sorting th...

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  • Apple to use triple camera setup with its third-gen iPhones
Apple to use triple camera setup with its third-gen iPhones

The report doesn't go into details about the 2019 iPhone series. Bloomberg had previously claimed that the 2019 iPhone would get blessed with the tech to allow for enhanced depth perception and more advanced AR. According to rumors, the third lens would enable 3x optical zoom, which is another first for the company. Huawei's new P20 series has th...

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  • LG's G7 ThinQ offers AI-powered cameras, bright display
LG's G7 ThinQ offers AI-powered cameras, bright display

The display is said to be so bright that users should have no problem with visibility even when it's under direct sunlight. The major highlight of this smartphone is the addition of the iPhone X inspired Notch on the front display panel.

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  • Australia's largest bank loses records of 20 million accounts
Australia's largest bank loses records of 20 million accounts

In April, the inquiry heard that the Commonwealth bank collected fees from customers it knew had died. The Commonwealth Bank has taken two years to admit it lost 15 years' worth of customer statements which included names, addresses and account numbers.

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  • 'Fortnite': Every Season 4 Battle Pass Skin
'Fortnite': Every Season 4 Battle Pass Skin

If you pay for a Season 4 Battle Pass you'll automatically unlock two new skins: a military commando called Battlehawk and a futuristic exosuit titled Carbide. North of Wailing Woods, in the northeast corner of the map there was an empty area that was a favored landing location for more cautious players. Alongside skins, emotes and dances are...

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  • Apple's 2018 6.1-inch iPhone might not come with 3D Touch
Apple's 2018 6.1-inch iPhone might not come with 3D Touch

Because of the higher cost of the new display glass, Kuo believes that Apple will have to forgo the 3D Touch technology for the 6.1-inch LCD iPhone to offset the increased cost and maintain the device's cheaper price. In accordance with Ming-Chi Kuo, the renowned Apple analyst, the handset features a Cover Glass Sensor situated on the surface of th...

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  • 'Fortnite' Now Largest Free-to-Play Console Game of All Time
'Fortnite' Now Largest Free-to-Play Console Game of All Time

What might be more of a surprise is that the meteors are destructive to both structures and players. Fortnite is now the biggest game in the world, so it would make sense for it to come to the hottest console on the market. The main theory is that it will eventually wipe out Tilted Towers , an area of the game that some players detest . Hol...

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  • Conway Pushes Back on Media Attack Involving Her Husband
Conway Pushes Back on Media Attack Involving Her Husband

Kellyanne Conway lashed out at a CNN host over question about her husband's anti-Trump Twitter habit . "So this is a fascinating "crossing the Rubicon moment"... " I would ask you that if you were a male and your partner ... a thousand percent I would", Bash reacted. And I didn't know what she was talking about at all.

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  • Arsene Wenger reveals Santi Cazorla may receive new Arsenal deal
Arsene Wenger reveals Santi Cazorla may receive new Arsenal deal

LONDON , ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 04: Diego Costa of Chelsea shoots at goal during the Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on February 4, 2017 in London, England. But I believe that, if you look at our numbers and how much people want to renew tickets for next season, I don't believe that we have a major problem.

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  • 'The Walking Dead' Season 8 Finale Nets Lowest Ratings Since Season 1
'The Walking Dead' Season 8 Finale Nets Lowest Ratings Since Season 1

Now, the season finale ratings numbers are in, and they continue this season's trend of falling back to earlier, smaller milestones. I'm among them. Outside of the plot and what is going to happen next for our favorite characters and when our hated characters will meet their maker, the big question fans always ask when a season ends is when they ca...

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  • Best Buy, Amazon team up to sell smart Fire TVs
Best Buy, Amazon team up to sell smart Fire TVs

Jeff Bezos declares, " Amazon and Best Buy have a long history of working together, and today we take our partnership to a new level". The Fire Edition TVs by Insignia and Toshiba are created to work seamlessly with Amazon's own voice assistant Alexa .

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  • Samsung display patent shows notched display could come to Galaxy S 'X'
Samsung display patent shows notched display could come to Galaxy S 'X'

For photography, Galaxy J2 Pro sports an 8-megapixel rear and a 5-megapixel front camera . Samsung has announced a new Galaxy handset, but it's a far cry from the all-singing-all-dancing S9 range announced earlier this year. The unlocked versions of the two phables sold in the United States have yet to receive security updates in March. Also...

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  • Apple to launch premium news subscription service
Apple to launch premium news subscription service

While Apple did let twenty Texture employees go shortly after the acquisition , close to eighty people remain and they will now be focused on growing Apple News with the knowledge and technology they bring from their experience growing a digital magazine subscription service.

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  • U.S. boycotts China telecom giant ZTE over Iran case
U.S. boycotts China telecom giant ZTE over Iran case

The U.S. Commerce Department Monday barred American companies from exporting to Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp . for seven years, while in the United Kingdom the National Cyber Security Centre has warned that using ZTE network equipment could pose a risk to national security.

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  • Russian Federation to ban Telegram messenger over encryption dispute
Russian Federation to ban Telegram messenger over encryption dispute

This is to happen with immediate effect. FSB, which is the main security agency in Russia has said that Telegram is the messenger of choice for Russian-based global terrorist organizations. Telegram's lawyer, Pavel Chikov, has also described the move by the Russian authorities as "unconstitutional" - and claimed it "cannot be fulfilled tec...

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  • After Bashing Amazon, Trump Orders Postal Service Review
After Bashing Amazon, Trump Orders Postal Service Review

The President did not mention Amazon in the order but he has often railed against Amazon - in public and in private conversations with his advisers and friends - complaining about Jeffrey P. Revenue from packages grew by more than $ 2 billion from the prior year, by far the most of any service category. Package deliveries have been rising year ove...

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  • Google Testing Self Destructing Email For Gmail
Google Testing Self Destructing Email For Gmail

In addition, the sender is given the option to set an expiration time/date for the email ranging from hours to years. TechCrunch posted a statement from a Google spokesperson regarding the updates, who said , "We're working on some major updates to Gmail (they're still in draft phase)".

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  • Instagram will soon allow users to download their data
Instagram will soon allow users to download their data

So far Instagram locked all the information uploaded to it, with no easy way to download any of it back. Anyways, Instagram has now confirmed to TechCrunch that such tool will be made available soon. According to reports , users will soon find an option on Instagram that will allow them to download our images and videos. Instagram to...

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  • Spotify rumored to improve its free music service for mobile users
Spotify rumored to improve its free music service for mobile users

Spotify and Hulu are today expanding their partnership and offering a bundle of both services to all consumers for $12.99 per month. Hulu's standard U.S. Bundling such services is also seen as a way of attracting more listeners and viewers, and an effort to fend off competition from the likes of Amazon, which offers its Prime Music and Ama...

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  • Instagram's New Camera Format In Stories
Instagram's New Camera Format In Stories

Back in March, we told you about how a hidden portrait mode setting in Instagram's code pointed to the possibility of a fully-fledged portrait mode camera in the app. Filter message option will be added soon to facilitate the users in the option of Direct Message from the Filter Message on Instagram . This might be hard to believe, but ...

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  • Joe ready to put his Hart into Hammers
Joe ready to put his Hart into Hammers

The point earned against Chelsea put West Ham in a better position to avoid relegation, but the last six games of the season will be hard to overcome. "I think this game describes very clearly our season". "They played a few tricky one-twos and they did get in a couple of times, but in the second half we started to suss it out".

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  • South Korea's Park Gets 24 Years for Corruption
South Korea's Park Gets 24 Years for Corruption

That's also when she fell under the influence of cult leader Choi Tae-min, which raised questions. "Her fines were calculated based on the laws she has violated". She now has seven days in which to file an appeal. Park was South Korea's first female head of state and the first elected leader to be ousted when she was impeached past year.

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  • Amazon Alexa now lets you make announcements on your Echo devices
Amazon Alexa now lets you make announcements on your Echo devices

This means that if you're just looking for a way to make your home smarter, these bundles could be worth taking a look at which you can find on Amazon's website . You can also say "Alexa, broadcast", and again, tack on your voice message at the end. Amazon key is expanding to work with five additional smart locks today, Kwikset is adding three n...

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  • Tiger Global among top Spotify holders with $1.9 billion stake
Tiger Global among top Spotify holders with $1.9 billion stake

Shares in music streaming service Spotify finished 13pc up on their first day on the NY stock exchange yesterday. Spotify shares opened at $165.90, giving the Stockholm-based company a market value of nearly $30 billion. The stock later fell, closing below $150 a share and giving the company a market value of almost $30 billion. Spotify has h...

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  • Spider-Man release date for PS4 unveiled
Spider-Man release date for PS4 unveiled

If you choose not to pre-order, I don't think you will get the same discount. So, how excited are you for this upcoming Spider-Man game? When Marvel Games went to Sony Interactive Entertainment to develop a new Spider-Man based game, we weren't so sure which developer would make the cut to make the game.

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  • Apple snags Google's top AI executive
Apple snags Google's top AI executive

The hire is an absolute victory for Apple . In an emailed statement to The Hill, a Google spokesperson said that the company appreciated that some of its employees had strong feelings about its defense work, but emphasized that the program does not involve building weapons for the military.

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