Hardware
Google app beta for Android testing an easy way to share searches  9to5Google · 1 hour
If you’ve been around the internet long enough, surely you’ve seen someone ask a question online that can easily be answered with a Google... more
Self-driving car startup Argo AI is giving researchers free access to its HD maps  TechCrunch · 3 hours
Argo AI is releasing curated data along with high-definition maps to researchers for free, the latest company in the autonomous... more
Reddit, Hulu and Xbox Live are down - CNET  CNET · 5 hours
Xbox Live and Hulu are down, while the Reddit desktop site isn't loading posts for some people. more
Messages: What's New in iOS 13  MacRumors · 6 hours
Messages, one of the quintessential apps on the iPhone, iPad, and Mac, is the home of iMessages, Apple's exclusive device-to-device messaging protocol indicated by... more
City pays $600K ransom to save computer records  ABC NEWS · 7 hours
A Florida city agreed to pay $600,000 in ransom to hackers who took over its computer system, the latest in thousands of attacks worldwide aimed at extorting money from governments and businesses more
Announcing Hardware Battlefield 2019 in Shenzhen, China  TechCrunch · 7 hours
Startup Battlefield is known around the world as TechCrunch’s premier startup competition, and today we’re proud to announce that on November 11-12 we are producing our hardware-focused competition, Hardware Battlefield at TC Shenzhen in... more
Next generation Fossil Wear OS watches arrive at FCC  9to5Google · 8 hours
The Fossil Group is responsible for the vast number of Wear OS devices, especially those from fashion brands.... more
Ford's Argo AI will release its HD maps for free to autonomy researchers - Roadshow  CNET · 8 hours
Argo AI claims this is the first release of high-definition maps to the research community. more
Kano and Microsoft launch PC kit for students learning to code and create  Windows Central · 8 hours
Kids can now build their own laptops and start learning coding and creative tasks with the new Kano PC kit. What you... more
All Best Buy stores can now repair your Apple devices  THE VERGE · 8 hours
This morning, Apple announced that Best Buy now offers authorized repairs on its products at each... more
Researchers see around corners to detect object shapes  SCIENCE DAILY · 9 hours
Computer vision researchers have demonstrated they can use special light sources and sensors to see around corners or through gauzy filters, enabling them to reconstruct the shapes of unseen objects. The researchers... more
HP brings 2nd Gen Ryzen processors to new EliteBook 700 G6 laptops  Windows Central · 9 hours
HP's latest EliteBooks include a little Ryzen love. What you need to know HP today announced its new EliteBook 700 G6 series business laptops.... more
YouTube partners with Universal to upgrade nearly 1,000 classic music videos to HD  TechCrunch · 9 hours
YouTube has teamed up with Universal Music Group to remaster nearly a thousand classic music videos, the companies announced today, including those... more
YouTube remasters vintage music videos into HD, Lady Gaga included - CNET  CNET · 10 hours
Tom Petty, Lady Gaga, The Beastie Boys, Janet Jackson and Boyz II Men are all getting music-video quality upgrades. more
Kano and Microsoft launch PC kit for students learning code and create  Windows Central · 10 hours
Kids can now build their own laptops and start learning coding and creative tasks with the new Kano PC kit. What you need to... more
Stacktrace Podcast 041: “Craig ruined my translucent dreams”  9to5Mac · 10 hours
John and Rambo dive deeper into backend-driven UIs using SwiftUI, as well as transparent backgrounds for third party apps, and... more
Hundreds of iconic music videos are being remastered in HD on YouTube  THE VERGE · 11 hours
Universal Music Group and YouTube have teamed up to remaster iconic music videos from standard definition to HD. The partnership will result in more... more
Humanising Autonomy pulls in $5M to help self-driving cars keep an eye on pedestrians  TechCrunch · 12 hours
Pretty much everything about making a self-driving car is difficult, but among the most difficult parts is making sure the... more
YouTube and UMG remastering 1,000 iconic music videos from SD to HD  9to5Google · 12 hours
Making the case that great music videos are “works of art” on the level of museum paintings or sculptures, YouTube and Universal Music Group... more
CMU researchers use computer vision to see around corners  TechCrunch · 12 hours
Future autonomous vehicle and other machine intelligence systems might not need line-of-sight to gather incredibly detailed image data: New research from Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Toronto and University... more
Waze adds support for Castbox podcast player on Android  9to5Google · 12 hours
Waze has offered integration with some popular music apps such as Spotify and Pandora, and now that’s extending... more
Opinion: How likely are reports of Apple moving production out of China?  9to5Mac · 12 hours
A Nikkei report today suggested that Apple moving production out of China is under consideration as part of a ‘fundamental restructuring of its supply chain.’... more
Intel Performance Maximizer Automatic Overclocking Tool for Unlocked 9th Gen Core CPUs Released  Gadgets 360 · 12 hours
Intel hopes to tempt users to try its one-click overclocking tool, but it only works with recent high-end hardware. more
New Kindle Oasis E-reader channels Apple’s True Tone displays  9to5Mac · 13 hours
It’s hardware refresh season at Amazon, as today we’re getting our first look at the new Kindle Oasis... more
Honor 20 launches globally this week, but you probably shouldn’t buy it  THE VERGE · 14 hours
2019 has been a transformative year for Honor, Huawei’s junior brand, with the introduction of the excellent Honor View 20 and Honor 20 Pro.... more
Nubia Red Magic 4 Gaming Smartphone Coming This Year, Company Says  Gadgets 360 · 14 hours
Nubia is now planning to release the next iteration, Red Magic 4, within this year with the aim to grab the top slot in this segment,... more
New Core i5 15-inch Surface Book 2 configuration available  Windows Central · 14 hours
What you need to know A new Core i5 configuration of the Surface Book 2 is available. It lowers the entry price of the 15-inch Surface Book 2 by $500.... more
Asus 6Z vs OnePlus 7: Price in India, Specifications Compared  Gadgets 360 · 15 hours
Asus 6Z price in India starts at Rs. 31,999 for the 6GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant, while the OnePlus 7 price in India starts at Rs. 32,999. more
Redmi K20 Pro, Redmi K20 Explorer Programme Teased by Xiaomi for India  Gadgets 360 · 15 hours
Xiaomi has started teasing the arrival of an Explorer programme for the Redmi K20 and Redmi K20 Pro smartphones in India. more
Asus 5Z Price in India Cut for a Limited Period, Starts at Rs. 21,999  Gadgets 360 · 15 hours
Asus 5Z price in India has been discounted to Rs. 21,999 for the base 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant. more
Apple plans to move some manufacturing out of China, reports Nikkei  THE VERGE · 16 hours
Apple is exploring moving between 15 and 30 percent of its hardware production out... more
The Smartphone: A Global Product  Gadgets 360 · 16 hours
Smartphones are a product with which China has demonstrated not only its manufacturing prowess, but its ambitions to become a cutting-edge technology developer. more
Check out some of these great Toshiba external hard drives  Windows Central · 17 hours
In the modern world where the size of files is always increasing, having an adequate amount of storage space for your computer or gaming console is important. While... more
Learning in artificial synapses tuned by light  nanowerk · 17 hours
There is a huge effort underway to use memristor devices in neuromorphic computing applications and it is now reasonable to imagine the development of a new generation of artificial intelligent devices with very low... more
Premium Smartphone Market Collapses in Q1 as Apple Shipments Fall: Counterpoint  Gadgets 360 · 19 hours
Samsung ended up with one-fourth of the global premium segment - which is the company's highest ever share in recent times. more
Truecaller Voice VoIP Calling Feature Launched, Now Rolling Out on Android  Gadgets 360 · 20 hours
Truecaller has announced the Truecaller Voice VoIP calling feature and it is now being rolled out in a phased manner for the app’s Android version. more
Microsoft’s first data center regions in the Middle East are now generally available  TechCrunch · 21 hours
Microsoft today announced that is first data center regions in the Middle East are now online. The data centers are located in... more
Apple Watch’s own built-in apps can be deleted in watchOS 6  TechCrunch · 1 day
Good news for Apple Watch owners who don’t want to clutter up their Watch with unused apps. With the release of the new watchOS 6 operating... more
Magic Leap sues Nreal for allegedly stealing AR glasses design  THE VERGE · 1 day
Major augmented reality hardware startup Magic Leap has sued competitor Nreal — which was founded by... more
As smart TVs become the only option, your privacy choices fizzle out - CNET  CNET · 1 day
You can’t buy a good, dumb TV anymore. That means more privacy and security concerns with what you’re watching. more
How to update iPhone and iPad to iOS 13 developer beta 2  9to5Mac · 1 day
After requiring an installation via iTunes for the first iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 beta, Apple has released the second developer beta as an... more
[Update: Back up] PSA: Google Calendar for Web currently down  9to5Google · 1 day
If you use Google Calendar to track your crazy busy schedule, you may have trouble doing... more
Protect your PC against malware with this AI-powered software, now just $40  Windows Central · 1 day
Multi-layered, AI-powered protection keeps viruses and malware away from your sensitive data. The Internet is a dangerous place. With just a few lines of... more
PowerPoint will listen to rehearsals to help you stop swearing and stuttering  THE VERGE · 1 day
Microsoft is adding an artificial intelligence-powered assistant to PowerPoint, to help improve people’s presentations. The new feature, dubbed Presenter Coach, will appear during a... more
PSA: Google Calendar for Web currently down  9to5Google · 2 days
If you use Google Calendar to track your crazy busy schedule, you may have trouble doing so from your computer this morning.... more
Lenovo Yoga Chromebook C630 review: The Chromebook with the killer 4K display - CNET  CNET · 2 days
A great laptop, an enormous tablet -- with a killer 4K display and blazing performance for everyday productivity and entertainment... more
Microsoft Office for Android refreshed with new icons  Windows Central · 2 days
What you need to know Several Microsoft Office apps have received new icons on Android. These new icons match the new icons on iOS and Windows 10. The updated icons have now... more
Dr. Mario is in (on iOS and Android) July 10  TechCrunch · 2 days
After years of heel dragging, Nintendo finally opened itself up to the smartphone world in late-2016. The gaming giant hasn’t exactly opened the floodgates in the intervening years,... more
GoTenna is ramping up public sector mesh networking with a $24M C round  TechCrunch · 2 days
GoTenna is best known for its outdoors-oriented consumer products that let you text and share locations between smartphones off the grid. But... more
WD Black SN750 SSD Review  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
WD Black SD750 SSD blends looks and performance, but not everyone will be able to make the most of it. more
Huawei Laptops Return to Microsoft Store After US Ban Disappearance  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
After a month of disappearing from the Microsoft Store, laptops from Huawei have made a comeback on the software giant's online store. more
How to pick the right AMD Ryzen CPU for your PC  Windows Central · 2 days
AMD has a number of product families in the desktop processor market, including the popular Ryzen 3, Ryzen 5, Ryzen 9, Ryzen 7, and Threadripper. But... more
Xiaomi’s latest products for Russia include its smart TVs and flagship Mi 9T  TechCrunch · 2 days
Xiaomi, best known for its smartphones, is making serious inroads into Russia as it launched a collection of products in the country... more
Truecaller Voice VoIP Calling Feature Announced, Now Rolling Out on Android  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Truecaller has announced the Truecaller Voice VoIP calling feature and it is now being rolled out in a phased manner for the app’s Android version. more
Oppo A5s 4GB RAM Variant Goes on Sale in India: Price, Specifications  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Oppo has released the 4GB RAM variant of its Oppo A5s smartphone in India. It has been priced at Rs. 12,990 and can be... more
Microsoft and Kano are launching a build-your-own Windows 10 PC kit
THE VERGE
YouTube and UMG remastering 1,000 iconic music videos from SD to HD
9to5Google
Affinity launches professional desktop publisher for Mac with integrated vector design and image editor apps
9to5Mac
External drive support in iOS 13 makes it possible to easily share files with a Kindle
9to5Mac
Apple’s China problems have ‘no easy near-term fix,’ says Credit Suisse
9to5Mac
PowerPoint will listen to rehearsals to help you stop swearing and stuttering
THE VERGE
LG V50 ThinQ 5G lands on Verizon Wireless later this week for $999
9to5Google
Galaxy Note 9 update adding dedicated camera Night Mode, June patch
9to5Google
Comment: Could 2020 see us getting something like an iPhone SE 2 after all?
9to5Mac
Nintendo’s mobile Dr. Mario is coming out in a few weeks
THE VERGE
Comcast’s latest accessibility feature lets customers change TV channels with their eyes
THE VERGE
Deal of the Month: Get an exclusive 15% off Wiplabs Slope stand for iPhone & iPad
9to5Mac
Mattel Launches New Hot Wheels 'id' Smart Track Kit and NFC Cars Exclusively at Apple Stores
MacRumors
Xiaomi AirDots review: A super affordable entry into wireless audio [Video]
9to5Google
Mobvoi accidentally reveals ‘new TicWatch Pro’ with Verizon LTE
9to5Google
Samsung Galaxy S10 5G arrives at AT&T, but only for businesses and developers
9to5Google
Alphabet Scoop 058: Did Google just announce the Pixel 4?
9to5Google
Rumor: Google’s Project Soli radar chip could debut in Google Pixel 4
9to5Google
Supposed Pixel 4 ‘case models’ leak alongside possible camera & bezel details
9to5Google
Opera made a ‘gaming browser’ that lets you control CPU usage
THE VERGE
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