YouTube for iOS finally supports vertical videos

But today, the giant has finally released a complete new version of the YouTube app with an update for the iOS platform. It's hard to understand why YouTube took so long to enable this support for iOS users, when it has been around for Android us... More..

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Top Democrat says Trump firing of Mueller could provoke 'constitutional crisis'
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Top Democrat says Trump firing of Mueller could provoke 'constitutional crisis'

And a White House lawyer has repeatedly said the president is not considering any pardons. "What I can tell you is that I knew that he had lied to me - and I know the president made the right decision with ...More..

The Darts World Is Outraged At Justin Pipe's Coughing Fit
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

The Darts World Is Outraged At Justin Pipe's Coughing Fit

There are some lines in sport that you just don't cross, and it looks as if Justin Pipe has not only crossed that line, but stood on the other side of it coughing to try to put his opponent off. That was a ta...More..

Joe Flacco has strong first half as Ravens take lead
by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

Joe Flacco has strong first half as Ravens take lead

The result was all that mattered despite some stumbles along the way. "We didn't play the flawless game, but that is not us", Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs said. Much of this has been due to the inconsisten...More..

by | Sunday, December 24, 2017

New Star Trek Bridge Crew Non-VR Patch Released

The patch could not have come out at a better time as Star Trek: Bridge Crew is now available for a discount via Steam. Senior creative director David Votypka also teased "additional cool things" coming to th...More..

by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Steam Winter Sale 2017 Day 1, Beast Deals You Can Get

The deal will run from 21 December to January 4 at around 1 p.m. ET. Note that browsing the discovery queue alone will also give players two trading cards per day for the entire duration of the sale. So, if you...More..

New Zealand makes 325-6 in 2nd ODI vs. West Indies
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

New Zealand makes 325-6 in 2nd ODI vs. West Indies

The comfortable win secures the three-match series for the Black Caps after their first-up five-wicket win in Whangarei on Wednesday, with the third and final ODI in Christchurch on Boxing Day. Worker and R...More..

Apple admits slowing down older iPhones
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Apple admits slowing down older iPhones

A pending lawsuit against Apple says a software tweak that slows some older iPhones to counteract problems found in aging batteries is a fraud created to spur upgrades to the latest model. Another lawsuit fil...More..

Apple is slowing down your older iPhones on objective
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Apple is slowing down your older iPhones on objective

Essentially, Apple says that at peak times of performance, older lithium-ion batteries are unable to handle demands, which results in the entire device shutting down to "protect its electronic components". Ap...More..

by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Apple's iPhone slowdown sparks multiple lawsuits

Apple also did not disclose to its user base that with such software updates, their phones would end up slowing, adding more frustration. The company said it was implemented on the iPhone 6 , 6S, SE and ...More..

Blame on bureaucrats and not politicians in 2G scam
by | Saturday, December 23, 2017

Blame on bureaucrats and not politicians in 2G scam

Saini says the note prepared by Chatterjee and Nair only talks of availability of spectrum. The court observed that issue of grant of licences and issuance of letter of intent (LOI) by changed criteria, which...More..

by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Apple sued over its intentional slowing of older iPhones

In comments to CNBC , Apple did not directly acknowledge the lawsuits , but stuck up for their algorithm-enabled slowdowns, citing customer satisfaction for the company's decision. New to iPhone owners was ...More..

Amazon Acquires Blink, Maker of Wi-Fi Security Cameras and Video Doorbell
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Amazon Acquires Blink, Maker of Wi-Fi Security Cameras and Video Doorbell

Amazon has acquired Blink, the wireless security camera company that launched back in 2014 and then subsequently closed a million-dollar Kickstarter campaign . It's proved a controversial launch for Amazon...More..

ARMS Gets Dr. Coyle
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

ARMS Gets Dr. Coyle

Coyle. New stage [NAME REDACTED] added. While the reason for the ARMS team focusing elsewhere is known only to Nintendo right now, it could be a sign of greater things to come. Today's update brings a new...More..

Gionee launches S10 Lite with 16MP front camera
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Gionee launches S10 Lite with 16MP front camera

In terms of optics, the smartphone from Gionee is equipped with a 16MP front camera that has an aperture of f/2.0 and is accompanied with a LED flash. It is also "powered by 4-cell technology, the front camer...More..

Pick Up a $50 Google Play Gift Card for $45 w/ Code
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Pick Up a $50 Google Play Gift Card for $45 w/ Code

With every version of Android , Google adds new features and security optimizations. Last week Amazon announced that it would finally bring Google's Chromecast range back to its storefront , while also co...More..

Sid Meier's Civilization VI Now Available For iPad
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Sid Meier's Civilization VI Now Available For iPad

We tried the game out and found that it is indeed the full Civilization VI experience, as promised. According to a new FAQ page posted by the developer, the port does support multiplayer, but it is rest...More..

G888N0 Is Not Foldable Samsung Galaxy X
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

G888N0 Is Not Foldable Samsung Galaxy X

Now Samsung has revealed pricing and availability for the two smartphones in Vietnam. Samsung says that the Galaxy A8 (2018 ) family is going to be launched on January 6 in Vietnam. As expected, the plus mo...More..

Eric Schmidt to step down as executive chairman of Alphabet
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Eric Schmidt to step down as executive chairman of Alphabet

To 10 years later become executive chairman, and continue to serve in this capacity through restructuring, and the birth of Alphabet. The 62-year-old has played an integral role in Google's rise from a gradua...More..

UIDAI Allows Airtel To E-Verify Telecom Subscribers Till January 10
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

UIDAI Allows Airtel To E-Verify Telecom Subscribers Till January 10

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Thursday chose to conditionally allow Bharti Airtel Ltd to resume Aadhaar-based e-KYC verification of telecom subscribers till 10 January. More than 3...More..

Apple imposes stricter regulations for loot crates in App Store games
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Apple imposes stricter regulations for loot crates in App Store games

There are a lot of games on iOS that offer loot boxes in them. Apple recently made a major revision to their app store review guidelines , and it's one that has some pretty strong implications for the indust...More..

Eminem Uses Tinder-and Grindr?!-to Find Dates
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Eminem Uses Tinder-and Grindr?!-to Find Dates

Outspoken rapper Eminem has turned a few heads in confusion after revealing in a recent interview he uses popular dating apps, Tinder and Grindr - the latter regularly used by gay and bisexual men. The Acad...More..

Netflix enables HDR support on Windows 10
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Netflix enables HDR support on Windows 10

Windows 10 users can now stream Netflix in 4K and HDR, the streaming giant has confirmed . The newly rolled out HDR option will only be available to those Netflix users who have subscribed to a premium plan a...More..

Facebook Changes The Way 'Fake News' Articles Are Displayed
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Facebook Changes The Way 'Fake News' Articles Are Displayed

Facebook launched disputed flags in December 2016. In a separate Medium post , the three Facebook staffers leading the firm's efforts against fake news wrote that giving people more context meant ...More..

The 3GPP signs off the 5G NR (New Radio) specification
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

The 3GPP signs off the 5G NR (New Radio) specification

The companies, which included the likes of Nokia, Samsung, LG, Ericsson, AT&T , T-Mobile, China Mobile, and NTT DoCoMo, among others, wanted to fast track the process. With the first signed off specs now ready...More..

Facebook face recognition tool can now find untagged photos of you
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Facebook face recognition tool can now find untagged photos of you

Let's rewrite the fairy tale from the perspective of we, the huddled, relentlessly tagged masses: Since 2010, Facebook's been "helping us" by facially recognizing people in photos , suggesting their names for ...More..

LG to showcase 5K UltraWide 34-inch monitor at CES 2018
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

LG to showcase 5K UltraWide 34-inch monitor at CES 2018

Nano IPS technology involves the application of nanometer-sized particles to the screen's LED, which LG claims absorbs excess light wavelengths and "enhances the intensity and purity of on-screen colours". The ...More..

Web browsing comes to Amazon's Fire TV ahead of YouTube ban
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Web browsing comes to Amazon's Fire TV ahead of YouTube ban

In addition, Mozilla's Firefox browser will also be available on Fire TV devices. Devices like the Amazon Fire TV , Google Chromecast , and Smart TVs in general usually connect to the Internet only to str...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Amazon Music Ending Cloud MP3 Storage, Streaming Option

So it makes sense that Amazon plans to kill off support for Amazon Music Storage , a service that let you upload MP3s to the cloud so that you could download or stream them later. Amazon accepts new subscripti...More..

Amazon might be working on a YouTube competitor called 'Amazontube'
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Amazon might be working on a YouTube competitor called 'Amazontube'

YouTube TV is Google's most recent venture into the world of over-the-top streaming video, where it competes against services such as Playstation Vue , Sling TV , and Hulu . What could Amazon offer to make peo...More..