Many Android devices ship with firmware vulnerabilities, researchers find

Asus, Essential, LG, and ZTE have all vowed to patch security flaws found by mobile security firm Kryptowire, according to Wired. The firm’s research was meant to point out that some security meltdowns stem from code written by phone companies to modify Android. Researchers found bugs in the firmware of 10 separate devices carried across the More...

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By admin On Friday, August 10th, 2018

Tesla’s chief vehicle engineer returns to Apple

Doug Field, the former VP of Mac hardware who left Apple to become Tesla’s chief vehicle engineer, has returned to Cupertino. Apple confirmed the news to Daring Fireball’s John Gruber, who separately reports More...

By admin On Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Verizon’s unlimited data customers are getting six free months of Apple Music

Verizon this afternoon announced a new, “exclusive” promotion that it has worked out in partnership with Apple: customers on any of the carrier’s three unlimited data plans — Go Unlimited, Beyond Unlimited, More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

PUBG developer admits PUBG is broken with ‘Fix PUBG’ campaign

PUBG Corporation has announced a new initiative called “Fix PUBG” in which the developers will attempt to, well, fix PUBG. The team says it plans to “destroy bugs, deliver long-needed quality-of-life features, More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018

Samsung is about to make 4TB SSDs and mobile storage cheaper

A couple of years ago, Samsung launched its first 4TB solid state drives, which might as well not have existed given their $1,499 asking price. Today, the company announces the commencement of mass production More...

By admin On Monday, August 6th, 2018

Microsoft joins Movies Anywhere service for Xbox and Windows 10

Microsoft is joining Disney’s Movies Anywhere service this week. The software giant’s Movies & TV app on Xbox and Windows 10 will support Movies Anywhere, allowing you to access digital movies from services More...

By admin On Sunday, August 5th, 2018

Patrick Stewart is returning to Star Trek with a new series

Sir Patrick Stewart will reprise his iconic role as Captain Jean-Luc Picard in a new Star Trek series for CBS All Access. Stewart made the announcement today at this year’s Star Trek convention in Las Vegas. More...

By admin On Saturday, August 4th, 2018

Nikon’s teasing its full-frame mirrorless camera with a series of cool videos

The most exciting announcements in the photography world over the past few years have featured one of two things: mirrorless designs that makes the camera smaller and lighter than it would otherwise be, or a More...

By admin On Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Christopher Robin is a reminder of all the good Pooh movies — including one on Netflix now

There are so many streaming options available these days, and so many conflicting recommendations, that it’s hard to see through all the crap you could be watching. Each Friday, The Verge’s Cut the Crap More...

By admin On Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

Facebook launches Digital Literacy Library to help young people use the internet responsibly

There are more young people online than ever in our current age of misinformation, and Facebook is developing resources to help youths better navigate the internet in a positive, responsible way. Facebook has More...