Connectivity
HDMI switch vs. HDMI splitter: Everything you need to know - CNET  CNET · 15 hours
Not enough inputs on your TV or AV receiver? Want to connect two TVs to one source? Cheap HDMI switches and splitters to the... more
Saregama Carvaan 2.0 With 5,000 Preloaded Songs and Wi-Fi Connectivity Launched, Priced at Rs. 7,990  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Saregama’s latest hardware product takes the success of the Carvaan forward, now with Internet-based content more
Sexting connected to mental health issues in teens: U of C study  CBC · 2 days
An analysis of 23 studies by the University of Calgary says sexting by youth between the ages of 12 and 17 is linked with... more
Fracking linked to higher radon levels in Ohio homes  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
A new study connects the proximity of fracking to higher household concentrations of radon gas, the second leading cause of lung cancer in the US. more
Salesforce Customer Data Platform begins to take shape  TechCrunch · 2 days
Salesforce announced it is making progress toward releasing a Customer Data Platform (CDP) this week at Salesforce Connections in Chicago. While the company is talking in greater detail about the platform, they... more
iOS 13 beta 2 enables SMB Server connectivity in the Files app  9to5Mac · 2 days
One of the big new additions to the Files app in iOS 13 is the ability to connect to a server via SMB. In... more
Kensington's LD5400T docking station doubles as a guardian for your laptop  Windows Central · 3 days
The LD5400T delivers 85W of laptop charging power, strong security features, and eight ports. There are countless products on the market that expand your laptop's connectivity... more
Comment: iCloud has finally delivered on Steve Jobs’ original promise from 2011  9to5Mac · 4 days
Back when Steve Jobs unveiled iCloud in 2011, we were pitched a vision of data being available everywhere. Jobs pitched demoting the Mac and moving... more
LucidSound announces rose gold LS35X Xbox Wireless Headset  Windows Central · 4 days
It's so pretty. What you need to know LucidSound is releasing a new rose gold LS35X Xbox Wireless Headset this fall. It connects wirelessly to your Xbox One without any additional dongles.... more
Days after pledging to expand internet, Ethiopia’s govt shuts it off  TechCrunch · 5 days
Days after Ethiopian ICT officials made public pledges to improve net access, the government began playing on-again, off-again with the internet—shutting it down (almost completely) to... more
Days after pledging to expand internet, Ethiopia’s government shuts it off  TechCrunch · 5 days
Days after Ethiopian ICT officials made public pledges to improve net access, the government began playing on-again, off-again with the internet — shutting it down (almost... more
Huawei's foldable smartphone delayed for three months  Windows Central · 5 days
What you need to know The newest Huawei Mate X's release is being delayed by three months. Huawei claims that the delay is not connected to the U.S. Entity List. The new Mate X... more
O2 Mobile Network Now Offering Apple Watch Cellular Contracts to UK Customers  MacRumors · 6 days
O2 has became the latest network carrier in the United Kingdom to offer the cellular version of the Apple Watch Series 4. iPhone users... more
‘Destiny 2’ developers address concerns of Stadia input lag for competitive multiplayer  9to5Google · 6 days
During the first ever Stadia Connect earlier this month, we learned about the many multiplayer games we’ll be able to enjoy on Google Stadia.... more
The racing games you need to play on your PC in 2019  Windows Central · 7 days
Whether you're looking for serious sim racing or more casual four-wheeled action, there are some really terrific games to whet your appetite on the... more
VidMob raises $25M for its video advertising tools  TechCrunch · 7 days
Video advertising company VidMob is announcing that it has raised $25 million in Series B funding. When I wrote about VidMob’s seed funding back in 2015, it was focused on building a... more
Monzo, the UK challenger bank with over 2 million users, expands to the US  TechCrunch · 6 days
Monzo, the U.K. challenger bank with more than two million customers and a unicorn valuation to go with it, has formally... more
Twitter deletes accounts linked to foreign governments  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Twitter says it has deleted nearly 4,800 accounts linked to the Iranian government which served to promote state actions without disclosing their political connection more
Tata Sky Introduces 'Room TV Service' Ahead of June 15 Deadline for Multi-TV Subscribers  Gadgets 360 · 7 days
Tata Sky had announced last week it would be discontinuing its multi-TV connection plans from June 15. more
A closer look at V50 ThinQ, the first 5G phone from LG - CNET  CNET · 7 days
The V50 is a big, ultra-luxe phone that can connect to the next generation of cellular technology. more
Nintendo Switch Online adds surprise to June NES update - CNET  CNET · 7 days
TwinBee SP joined Double Dragon 2: The Revenge, City Connection and Volleyball in this month's batch. more
VidMob raises raises $25M for its video advertising tools  TechCrunch · 7 days
Video advertising company VidMob is announcing that it has raised $25 million in Series B funding. When I wrote about VidMob’s seed funding back in 2015, it was focused on... more
A closer look at the V50, LG and Sprint's first 5G phone - CNET  CNET · 7 days
The V50 is a big, ultra-luxe phone that can connect to the next generation of cellular technology. more
PSA: Telegram messaging app issues, Chinese state DDoS attack suspected  9to5Google · 7 days
If you’re experiencing connectivity issues with Telegram, this is due to what the company describes as... more
PSA: Telegram messaging app issues, Chinese state DDoS attack suspected  9to5Mac · 7 days
If you’re experiencing connectivity issues with Telegram, this is due to what the company describes as... more
Experts: Spy used AI-generated face to connect with targets  ABC NEWS · 1 week
The Associated Press has identified a phantom LinkedIn profile that appears to use an artificially generated face, and experts say its activity is typical of espionage efforts on the professional... more
Helium launches $51M-funded “LongFi” IoT alternative to cellular  TechCrunch · 1 week
With 200X the range of WiFi at 1/1000th of the cost of a cellular modem, Helium’s “LongFi” wireless network debuts today. Its transmitters can help track stolen scooters, find missing dogs via... more
[Update: iOS 13 apps] Best CarPlay apps for iPhone  9to5Mac · 1 week
CarPlay is Apple’s feature that brings communication and entertainment functions to the built-in screen in your car using iPhone... more
[Update: Fixed] Some users report Android notification issues, especially w/ Bluetooth devices  9to5Google · 1 week
As wireless audio gets more prevalent, devices that actively connect to our phones over Bluetooth are getting more important. Currently, some Android users are... more
Telegram Hit by DDoS Cyber-Attack, Users May Experience Connection Issues  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Telegram has been hit by a "powerful" distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack and users in the United States and other countries may experience connection issues. more
Connecticut gov says United Technologies will hire in-state  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Gov. Ned Lamont says United Technologies Corporation plans to hire 1,000 more workers at Pratt & Whitney, despite a planned headquarters move more
Uber and AT&T team up for always-on connectivity for Uber Copter and Uber Air  TechCrunch · 1 week
Uber is partnering with mobile network operator AT&T on the always-on connectivity it’ll require for its aerial transportation service network.... more
Foodles raises another $10 million for its cloud canteen  TechCrunch · 1 week
French startup Foodles is raising a $10 million funding round (€9 million). The company provides canteen-like services using connected fridges and daily deliveries. Creadev, DN capital and Adelie are participating... more
Apple Watch Series 4 Now Available With LTE in Austria and Finland  MacRumors · 1 week
Apple Watch Series 4 models with LTE connectivity recently became available to order in Austria and Finland from Apple's online store and select carriers,... more
The UN wants to connect every adult in the world by 2030 - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Half the world still doesn't have access to the internet, says UN Secretary-General António Guterres. more
UN panel: Connect half the world, and $20 phones can help  ABC NEWS · 1 week
A U.N. panel is calling for greater cooperation to bring digital technology to roughly half the world's people, and a senior Google executive says cellphones with... more
Get your tickets to the TechCrunch 14th Annual Summer Party  TechCrunch · 1 week
Hey startuppers, it’s time to save the date and get your ticket to the best Silicon Valley soiree of the season. This year marks the 14th return of... more
How gaming on Microsoft xCloud compares to Google Stadia  TechCrunch · 1 week
Cloud gaming is one of the big topics of excitement ahead of E3. The market is very niche but the technology feels exciting, allowing users to play graphically-complex titles on... more
How to test your internet connection for Google Stadia compatibility  9to5Google · 1 week
One of the most important questions for potential Google Stadia users is whether your network speeds... more
Lenovo's ThinkCentre M720q Tiny PC is ideal for Enterprise and personal use  Windows Central · 1 week
A compact PC alternative for those who don't need a laptop. Mini PCs, desktop devices that offer about the same performance as many Ultrabooks... more
Alberta wildfires linked to climate change, scientist says  CBC · 1 week
The Fort McMurray fire and record-breaking wildfire season in B.C. in 2017 have been connected to climate change in two... more
Stadia’s biggest threats: Google’s serial killings, cross-play, and more  9to5Google · 2 weeks
During yesterday’s Stadia Connect, Google gave us all the details on the best parts of Stadia, namely the... more
Google Stadia ad will appear on your first search today  9to5Google · 2 weeks
At the first Stadia Connect livestream, Google unveiled key details about its game streaming service, including... more
How to set up the Synology DS1019+ NAS  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Setting up the Synology DS1019+ is straightforward, even if you've never configured a NAS before. Synology has perfected the initial setup process to allow you to go from unboxing to connecting to... more
A backdoor in Optergy tech could remotely shut down a smart building ‘with one click’  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Homeland Security has given the maximum severity score for a vulnerability in a popular smart building automation system.... more
A ‘backdoor’ in Optergy smart building tech gets maximum severity score  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Homeland Security has given the maximum severity score for a vulnerability in a popular smart building automation system. Optergy’s Proton allows building owners and managers to... more
Luna Display to Stick Around Despite New Sidecar Feature in macOS Catalina  MacRumors · 2 weeks
macOS Catalina introduces Sidecar, a native feature that turns the iPad into a secondary display for the Mac. It's a useful function that works... more
Google Stadia will not be available in Hawaii at launch  9to5Google · 2 weeks
During the Stadia Connect event, many of the juicy details of the streaming service’s launch were... more
Here’s all 30 games announced during the first Stadia Connect  9to5Google · 2 weeks
Today’s the first Stadia Connect event, where Google is answering many of the questions we’ve been... more
Here’s every game announced during the first Stadia Connect  9to5Google · 2 weeks
Today’s the first Stadia Connect event, where Google is answering many of the questions we’ve been asking about... more
Here’s all 25 games announced during the first Stadia Connect  9to5Google · 2 weeks
Today’s the first Stadia Connect event, where Google is answering many of the questions we’ve been... more
E3 2019: How, where and when to watch the Google Stadia Connect conference live - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Pricing has already been leaked, but here's how to watch Google Stadia's conference for more info. more
Here’s all 24 games announced during the first Stadia Connect  9to5Google · 2 weeks
Today’s the first Stadia Connect event, where Google is answering many of the questions we’ve been... more
Google Stadia launching on Chrome, Chrome OS, Chromecast Ultra, and Pixel phones  9to5Google · 2 weeks
During today’s Stadia Connect event, Google is revealing the answers to the big three questions people have been asking about Stadia—pricing, games, and launch... more
Here are all of the trailers from today’s Google Stadia announcement  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
You know the deal: a console is nothing without games. Same goes for streaming plans. Google jumped the gun on E3 this week with its Stadia... more
Here’s how Google Stadia performs depending on your internet connection  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Google is introducing more about the launch of its Stadia streaming gaming service today, and VP Phil Harrison gave us performance specifics today so you can see exactly... more
Barack and Michelle Obama are developing podcasts for Spotify  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Spotify just announced a partnership with Barack and Michelle Obama’s production company Higher Ground. Through this deal, Spotify says the Obamas will “develop, produce, and lend their voices to select... more
Made by Google’s Stadia controller costs $69  9to5Google · 2 weeks
The only piece of new first-party hardware for Google’s streaming service is a controller that connects directly over Wi-Fi to the cloud.... more
E3 2019: How to watch the Google Stadia Connect conference live - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Pricing has already been leaked, but here's how to watch Google Stadia's conference for more info. more
‘Darksiders Genesis’ confirmed for Google Stadia ahead of Stadia Connect  9to5Google · 2 weeks
We’re just under an hour away from the first Stadia Connect, where Google will reveal pricing,... more
How to watch Google’s Stadia Connect w/ game and pricing reveals [Livestream]  9to5Google · 2 weeks
Google announced its cloud-based gaming platform a few months ago and this week, we’re finally going to get more details. In the first Stadia... more
Google Stadia leak reveals pricing, ‘Founder’s Edition’ kit, November launch, and more  9to5Google · 2 weeks
We’re barely an hour away from Google’s first ever Stadia Connect where we’ll be learning about everything the service has to offer. Ahead of... more
Zyper, the marketing platform that connects brands with their ‘superfans’, raises $6.5M Series A  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Zyper, the London-based marketing platform that connects brands with their ‘superfans’, has raised $6.5 million in Series A funding. The... more
Daily Crunch: Peloton files to go public  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1.... more
Wi-Fi
Comment: iCloud has finally delivered on Steve Jobs’ original promise from 2011
9to5Mac
Samsung Galaxy S10 5G arrives at AT&T, but only for businesses and developers
9to5Google
PSA: Telegram messaging app issues, Chinese state DDoS attack suspected
9to5Mac
Stadia’s Phil Harrison to give E3 interview on 6/9, here’s how to watch [Livestream]
9to5Google
‘Darksiders Genesis’ confirmed for Google Stadia ahead of Stadia Connect
9to5Google
Alphabet Scoop 057: Android Q Beta 4 features, Stadia Connect, and WWDC chat
9to5Google
Samsung Galaxy Buds update fixes Bluetooth connection and Ambient sound issues
9to5Google
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