You can now preorder the iPhone XR

The iPhone XR, Apple’s new lower-priced iPhone option that starts at $749 for a 64GB model, is now available to preorder online ( or the Apple Store app) or by walking into an Apple store. It comes in six different colors, including black, white, red, yellow, blue, and coral. Just for the iPhone XR, Apple’s selling a clear case for More...

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By admin On Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Spotify Premium gets personalized artist radio stations and better search

Spotify has released a major update for its Premium tier that overhauls its radio feature and redesigns its navigation and search on its mobile apps, the company announced in a blog post. The streaming service More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 17th, 2018

US consortium for safe AI development welcomes Baidu as first Chinese member

An American-led tech consortium dedicated to safeguarding the development of artificial intelligence has welcomed its first Chinese member, internet search company Baidu. The Partnership on AI (PAI) was set More...

By admin On Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Why the Pixel matters

When the original Pixel was unveiled by Google in October 2016, many questioned why the Mountain View company was entering the business of designing, building, and selling phones. Two years on, that sentiment More...

By admin On Monday, October 15th, 2018

The new Palm is a tiny phone to keep you away from your phone

There’s a new phone with the word “Palm” on it that’s tiny, intriguing, and has very little to do with Palm beyond that word printed on the back. It comes from a startup in San Francisco, which purchased More...

By admin On Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Vue raised $3 million for smart glasses years ago, but promises they’ll ship

In our monthly Rise and Fall column we look back at crowdfunded gadgets that reached their funding goal. Months or year later, how are they doing? If they’ve shipped to backers, are they still supporting the More...

By admin On Saturday, October 13th, 2018

Martha Wells’ Murderbot series is a fantastic story about what it means to be human

Last year, Martha Wells published All Systems Red, the first installment of a novella series called The Murderbot Diaries, which follows the adventures of the titular android as it is pulled into various More...

By admin On Friday, October 12th, 2018

Newegg is taking 10 percent off Nvidia and AMD graphics cards

If you’re in the market for a new graphics card, Newegg’s latest coupon code will take 10 percent off of select models. At checkout, enter the code EMCEPER22 to apply the discount to one of the GPUs offered More...

By admin On Thursday, October 11th, 2018

The Music Modernization Act has been signed into law

President Trump has signed the Music Modernization Act (MMA) into law, officially passing the most sweeping reform to copyright law in decades. The bill, heralded by labels, musicians, and politicians, unanimously More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Apple bought a machine learning green screen startup to focus on AR

Apple has quietly bought Spektral, a Danish machine learning startup that specializes in real-time green screen technology. The $30 million deal actually happened last year, but it was reported today by Danish More...