Stories about Electronics

Sep 08 2016

Early praise for Kobo's large-screened Aura ONE e-reader

The design of the back is not the standard for e-readers, as it has slightly tapered sides. And in what seems like a throwaway line - it's also waterproof, so no matter...

Sep 08 2016

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Samples Kenya's Mobile Innovation Space

I'm starting at a place called iHub , where entrepreneurs can build and prototype their ideas. "Mark's visit demonstrates to all Nigerian developers and entrepreneurs th...

Sep 08 2016

Why fan-made game No Mario's Sky was taken down

In reality, however, the game is remarkably simple: it's a basic side-scroller that allows the player to fly to other planets to stomp more goombas. And in its stead is a...

Sep 07 2016

Candidate's Facebook account calls for rape of journalist

Olivia Nuzzi, a female journalist who dares to use the internet, has exposed a Facebook troll who she says has been sending her rape threats and other misogynistic comm...

Sep 07 2016

Apple's iOS market share in China continues its slide as Android surges

It is now touted as the most significant revamp since Apple Inc. redesigned its OS with the release of iOS 7 back in 2013, which brought further power to iPhone 5S and ...

Sep 07 2016

Facebook tests a Twitter-like feature to encourage more conversation

Over the past 10 years, News Feed has had many ideas, features and interfaces and thus it's worth celebrating its 10th birthday and that it has survived until now. "It wa...

Sep 05 2016

'Don't Breathe' tops box office again over Labor Day weekend

Light Between Oceans is the drama that has Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander falling in love thanks to soft lighting and raising a baby that isn't theirs thanks to a...

Sep 04 2016

Trump adds deputy campaign manager for stretch run

Trump's move shows his desperation as his campaign is increasingly run as a game of musical chairs, recently adding Steve Bannon, then Kellyanne Conway, and now David Bo...

Sep 04 2016

Italian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton runs away with Monza pole position

A fifth pole at Hamilton moves him level with legendary record holders Ayrton Senna and Juan Manuel Fangio. The Silver Arrows were in a class of their own at the "Templ...

Sep 04 2016

Official Apple account goes live on Twitter ahead of iPhone 7 launch

The new life of the social media account has some tech journalists speculating what Apple will do with it. With Apple updating its Twitter account , you can catch all ...

Sep 03 2016

Sony Unveils $3500 Gold-Plated Walkman

But while your smartphone may give you access to the world's music library through a mere tap of your finger, it certainly won't be able to deliver your tracks with the p...

Sep 02 2016

Google's "In Apps" feature surfaces info from apps on your Android device

It's pretty self-explanatory, and it'll work without a Wi-Fi connection, too. That is not the case as when you use the app, it specifically tells you that your private da...

Sep 02 2016

Here are the fixes and improvements in Windows 10 Mobile build 14915

Microsoft released a new Windows Insider build just a moment ago that brings PCs running on the Fast Ring to Windows 10 Build 14915. At the same time, your PC contrib...

Sep 02 2016

'Super Mario Maker' is coming to 3DS with new course sharing options

Super Mario Maker has been one of the Wii U's biggest selling points since its release, so it was a prime candidate, even if a move to the NX, instead of the 3DS, would'v...

Sep 02 2016

HTC Marlin, HTC Sailfish to arrive with Android 7.1 Nougat?

This means that Google's Nexus series will be discontinued and the Huawei Nexus 6P and the LG Nexus 5X will be the last of the Nexus brand. Reports are claiming t...

Sep 02 2016

IFA 2016: Acer unveils VR devices and new notebooks

The high-end gaming laptop is powered by Intel's latest Kaby Lake Core i7 processor and features a curved 21-inch IPS display (2560 x 1080) along with dual NVIDIA ...

Sep 02 2016

ENTERPRISE HARDWARE Microsoft Mocking Apple with Surface to MacBooks Comparisons

Microsoft released an update earlier this week, which could prove to be vital for all Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book users. The smart money would be on the much-romur...

Sep 01 2016

UK govt needs hard response to VW emissions scandal: Committee

Audi's head of sales and marketing, Dietmar Voggenreiter, indicated in an interview that the automaker was making progress in discussions with the EPA and the California ...

Sep 01 2016

Surprise! European Union Adopts Net Neutrality Guidelines That Don't Suck

The Body of European Regulators for Electronic Communications published a 45-page report that essentially bans paid prioritization of network traffic, and imposes strict ...

Sep 01 2016

Mercedes-AMG Preparing F1-Powered Hybrid Hypercar

The source said the vehicle is in its final stages of design and should be revealed in 2017. Shown above: The Mercedes-Benz AMG Vision Gran Turismo concept vehicle from...