Operating Systems
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active vs. Apple Watch Series 4: rival wearables compared  THE VERGE · 8 hours
Samsung officially announced several new wearables this week, but it’s the Galaxy Watch Active, the company’s newest smartwatch, that stands out from the pack.... more
Pinstagram? Instagram code reveals Public Collections feature  TechCrunch · 9 hours
Instagram is threatening to attack Pinterest just as it files to go public the same way the Facebook-owned app did to Snapchat. Code buried in Instagram for Android shows the company has prototyped an... more
Join us for the Windows Central Video Podcast right NOW  Windows Central · 9 hours
Join Daniel Rubino and Zac Bowden for a LIVE recording of the Windows Central Video Podcast! Make sure you join us for the LIVE recording of the Windows... more
Windows 10 build 18343 rolls out to Insiders on the Fast ring  Windows Central · 10 hours
Windows Insiders are being met with a double-whammy of new Windows 10 preview builds today. Alongside a fresh new 20H1 preview build for Skip... more
Register for MacTech Pro 2019 with a special $220 off 9to5Mac discount  9to5Mac · 10 hours
A lot of the news cycle about Apple in the enterprise can revolve about the iPad and the iPhone, but the Mac is still a prominent device for... more
Opera Touch brings website cookie blocking to iOS  TechCrunch · 11 hours
Last fall, Opera introduced Opera Touch for iOS – a solid alternative to Safari on iPhone, optimized for one-handed use. Today, the company is rolling out a notable new feature to this... more
Microsoft releases second Windows 10 20H1 build for Skip Ahead Insiders  Windows Central · 11 hours
Another preview build from Microsoft's Windows 10 20H1 development branch is now in the wild. Microsoft surprised the Windows Insider community last week by skipping ahead... more
Join us for the Windows Central Video Podcast  Windows Central · 11 hours
Join Daniel Rubino and Zac Bowden for a LIVE recording of the Windows Central Video Podcast! Make sure you join us for the LIVE recording of the Windows Central Video Podcast, today... more
Linux users are unable to manage their Apple ID on apple․com [U]  9to5Mac · 11 hours
For some reason, Apple’s website where you can manage your Apple ID (appleid.apple.com) is blocking users of Linux browsers from accessing it. Having access... more
Should you get a Samsung or Sandisk SSD for your PC?  Windows Central · 11 hours
We're a passionate group of PC builders who know our way around a solid-state drive (SSD), so we know how to choose between two of the... more
Stacktrace Podcast 024: “The fluffy keyboard”  9to5Mac · 11 hours
John and Gui dive into the latest rumors about new Mac hardware and iOS 13. How might the design of the iPad Pro influence... more
Twitter PWA for Windows 10 adds chronological timeline toggle  Windows Central · 12 hours
Finally, a way to select the proper order of things. The Twitter Progressive Web App (PWA) for Windows 10 is finally falling in line with its brethren on other platforms... more
Play.js implements a Mac-like desktop experience on iPad, but could be pulled  9to5Mac · 13 hours
There are many developer tools for iOS already in the App Store. Apple relaxed the app review guidelines, allowing apps that download and run... more
Anthem Out Now for PS4, Xbox One, and Windows PC  Gadgets 360 · 19 hours
Anthem for PS4, Xbox One, and Windows PC is out now for all after timed exclusivity via EA Access, Origin Premier, and Origin Access. more
Fire Emblem Heroes Now Available in India on Android and iOS  Gadgets 360 · 20 hours
Two years after its original release date, Fire Emblem Heroes is now available in India via Google Play and the App Store. more
Jio Group Talk Conference Calling App Launched for Android Users  Gadgets 360 · 22 hours
The Jio Group Talk app is currently in trial-mode, and users will only be able to make group voice calls for now. more
Google Maps for iOS Users Can Now 'Follow' Their Favourite Places  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
iOS users will now be able to stay up to date on their favourite places right from the Google Maps app, Internet giant Google has announced. more
Microsoft’s has another codename for 'Windows Lite' ...  Windows Central · 1 day
Microsoft's upcoming lightweight version of Windows has a new codename in the mix, according to sources familiar with the matter. Late last year, reports of a new Microsoft OS called "Windows Lite"... more
Microsoft bringing Dynamics 365 mixed reality apps to Android and iOS  Windows Central · 1 day
Dynamics 365 Product Visualize for iOS Microsoft's augmented reality business apps are expanding from HoloLens to Android and iOS. HoloLens is has been Microsoft's main avenue... more
LG’s latest budget Android phones have Google Assistant buttons and small notches  9to5Google · 1 day
Ahead of MWC 2019, LG is unveiling a handful of new Android smartphones. The company has just officially announced the LG Q60, K50, and... more
How to sync Microsoft To-Do and Cortana Reminders with macOS  Windows Central · 1 day
If you're an avid user of Microsoft's To-Do service or a big fan of Cortana's Reminders feature, but you have a macOS device in the mix with all... more
Google’s ‘Digital Wellbeing’ features hit more devices, including Samsung Galaxy S10  TechCrunch · 1 day
Google’s latest effort to help users monitor and control their screen time, Digital Wellbeing, is making its way to more devices. Initially available exclusively to Pixel... more
Microsoft’s new codename for 'Windows Lite' is ....  Windows Central · 2 days
Microsoft's upcoming lightweight version of Windows isn't called "Windows Lite" anymore, according to sources familiar with the matter. Late last year, reports of a new Microsoft OS called "Windows Lite" began to... more
Protect yourself from data loss for life for only $20  Windows Central · 2 days
We talk a lot about the importance of backing up the data on your PC; you never know when a drive might fail or get damaged by some... more
Should you buy digital or physical Xbox One games?  Windows Central · 2 days
Best answer: If you value convenience, Xbox Play Anywhere, or Game Pass above all, digital is your best bet. If you're motivated most by getting the best price, then you... more
Apple could be working with Goldman Sachs on a credit card  TechCrunch · 2 days
According to a new report from the WSJ, Apple and Goldman Sachs are partnering on a different kind of products for both companies — a credit card.... more
These are the very best SSDs available for Windows PCs  Windows Central · 2 days
We're a passionate group of PC builders and we've spent a lot of time with the leading SSDs as we built our rigs. If you're looking for the... more
Google Maps Starts Rolling Out 'Follow' Button to iOS App  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
iOS users will now be able to stay up to date on their favourite places right from the Google Maps app, Internet giant Google has announced. more
Twitter Testing Redesigned Conversations Layout With New Prototype Twitter App  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Twitter is launching a test of its redesigned conversations layout with a wider set of iOS users and is accepting survey-based applications. more
Age of Empires news set for Inside Xbox this March  Windows Central · 2 days
Microsoft is teasing "exciting announcements" for Age of Empires in March. Microsoft has discussed fresh news ahead of Age of Empires, its iconic real-time strategy (RTS) series for... more
Stream your favorites with up to $130 off Insignia and Toshiba Fire TVs  Windows Central · 2 days
Stream to your heart's content. A number of TV sets featuring Amazon's Fire OS are on sale today, with price starting at... more
Facebook Improves Location Settings, Adds New Privacy Control on Android  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Facebook is adding a new privacy control feature to its Android app that will allow users to block the app from collecting and saving their background location information. more
JD.com’s drones take flight to Japan in partnership with Rakuten  TechCrunch · 2 days
Chinese e-commerce company JD.com is taking its drone delivery system to Japan. Rakuten, the Japanese e-commerce giant, just announced a partnership with JD that will see its drones... more
Nokia 2 Starts Receiving Android 8.1 Oreo Stable Update, but It's Optional  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Nokia 2 users can now download the Android Oreo stable update to experience the new changes but at the cost of some performance restrictions. more
Security token offerings aren’t looking much better in 2019  TechCrunch · 2 days
Pressed to explain who is using them, and why, 99 percent of cryptocurrencies let out all their air, go flying around the room making a raspberry sound, hit the wall... more
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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active hands-on: Already easier to recommend that most Wear OS options [Video]
9to5Google
Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e hands-on: A solid Android tablet with almost zero real competitors [Video]
9to5Google
Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra get Android Pie, but the update is bricking some units
9to5Google
[Update: More details, new video] ‘Virtual Desks’ are coming soon to Chrome OS, here’s an early glimpse [Video]
9to5Google
12 Safari for iPhone tips that everyone should know [Video]
9to5Mac
Seven Handy Mac Tricks You Might Not Know
MacRumors
[Update: Now on iOS] Google Maps adding ‘Follow’ button to get store updates, deals in ‘For you’ tab
9to5Google
Group FaceTime Bug Fix Included in iOS 12.2 Beta 3
MacRumors
What’s new in iOS 12.2 beta 3 – changes and features [Video]
9to5Mac
OnePlus makes Google Duo its favored video-calling app
THE VERGE
Android Q may change the back button to a gesture
THE VERGE
Stardew Valley is coming to Android soon, Google Play pre-registration now open
9to5Google
TCL’s first foldable phone could slap-bracelet itself into a smartwatch
THE VERGE
Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e officially unveiled with copycat iPad Pro design, $399 price tag
9to5Google
Xiaomi Mi 9 has a ‘holographic’ paint job, triple cameras, arrives February 24th
9to5Google
‘Virtual Desks’ are coming soon to Chrome OS, here’s an early glimpse [Video]
9to5Google
iOS 13 concept imagines Dark Mode, multi-user iPad support, less intrusive Siri, and more [Video]
9to5Mac
10 iPhone tips that everyone should know [Video]
9to5Mac
Huawei Watch GT arrives in the US for $199, available now w/ its lengthy battery life
9to5Google
Five of the Best Camera Apps on iOS
MacRumors
Android Pie ‘Report Card’ sees Pixel leading the pack, major improvement from Samsung, ‘F’s from rest of the class
9to5Google
Galaxy Note 9 re-review: 6 months on this is now an Android Pie powerhouse that pulls no punches [Video]
9to5Google
Netflix’s iOS app can now automatically download your next episode, just like Android
THE VERGE
Raspberry Pi opens its first dedicated retail store
THE VERGE
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