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  • Samsung Galaxy S9 might drop the headphone port, and everyone is annoyed

    October 31, 2017 10:00 AM 50

    SAMSUNG is hard at work on its next-generation Galaxy S9 smartphone, which is purportedly set to launch in February 2018. There have been a flurry of rumours about new features, but now it looks like Samsung is about to delete a feature from its previous handsets. The next-generation phone will purportedly be unveiled at the Mobile World Congress (MWC)

  • Facebook, Twitter and Google Reveal How Many People Saw Russia-Linked Posts

    October 31, 2017 9:41 AM 32

    The activities of Russia’s shadowy “Internet Research Agency,” which pumped out divisive social media content in an attempt to drive Americans apart, continue to come to light. According to disclosures made to Congress, the troll farm’s posts reached 126 million Facebook users in the U.S. over the last couple of years. The operation also put over 131,000 messages

  • Samsung Galaxy Tab A is another average Android tablet

    October 31, 2017 1:56 AM 30

    Available from Nov. 1 for $230, the new tablet is a basic refresh of the 2015 model with the same exact name. It's confusing, I know. UK and Australia availability have yet to be announced, but pricing roughly converts to £175 and AU$300. The ultra-affordable Amazon Fire HD 8 will be big competition for the Samsung tablet. With a similar family-friendly

  • Elon Musk tweets photo of LA-area transport tunnel

    October 31, 2017 12:45 AM 33

    HAWTHORNE, Calif. -- Billionaire Elon Musk has released a photograph of a tunnel he's building under a Los Angeles suburb to test a system that would transport people underground in their personal cars rather than by subway trains. The founder of SpaceX and Tesla tweeted during the weekend that the tunnel was 500 feet so far and should be 2 miles long in three

  • OnePlus 5T leak shows nearly edge-to-edge screen

    October 30, 2017 10:44 PM 29

    The OnePlus 5T is rumored to arrive this fall, following up on the OnePlus 5, which was released this past June. OnePlus hasn’t confirmed anything about the rumored phone yet. A leaked photo of the OnePlus 5T is circulating online, showing a nearly edge-to-edge screen with slim bezels. The leak is a render of the top half of the OnePlus 5T, tweeted out by Evan Blass

  • Motorstorm developer's On Rush ANNOUNCED, watch first gameplay trailer HERE

    October 30, 2017 7:29 PM 104

    PlayStation has revealed On Rush - a new racing game from Evolution Studios, which is part of Codemasters. The game features all-terrain vehicles such as off-road cars and dirt bikes, and sees the player jostling for the best position in a variety of different track types. The first trailer features a supercut of loads of different types of vehicle

  • Microsoft cancels premium Outlook service to bundle features into Office 365

    October 30, 2017 6:25 PM 26

    Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) is canceling its $49.95 annual Outlook premium service and will instead bundle those features into the Office 365 subscription products. Office 365 users will now get an ad-free Outlook experience and more mailbox storage with Home and Personal members using 12GB or more storage getting a boost up to 50GB. Microsoft reported Q1 results

  • Over 7 million Nintendo Switch consoles shipped ahead of Christmas

    October 30, 2017 5:47 PM 37

    Over seven million Nintendo Switch consoles have been shipped during its first six months, with the company predicting the same again by the time its home and portable hybrid console reaches one year old. Some 7.63 million Switch consoles were shipped worldwide by Sep. 30, according to Nintendo figures published during an earnings report. That's good news after

  • Bell, Virgin Already Selling Unlocked iPhone 8, iPhone X and More

    October 30, 2017 5:11 PM 26

    On December 1, 2017, a CRTC mandate will require all cellphones sold in Canada to be unlocked, while also eliminating unlocking fees. We’ve already seen some carriers jump ahead of the deadline, and now Bell has confirmed it is selling devices unlocked, according to documents seen by MobileSyrup. The internal memo says all iPhones sold, including iPhone

  • Galaxy S9 looks set to ditch headphone jack in new leak

    October 30, 2017 2:10 PM 36

    As 2017 draws to a close, it’s not surprising to see leaks about phones due to debut in the next year – the Galaxy S9 included. The latest such leak suggests that Samsung’s next phone won’t feature a headphone jack. It is expected that Samsung will launch its usual flagship duo in March/April, as per tradition. According to the leaks we’ve already seen, the Galaxy