Best smartphone deals for August 2020: iPhone, Samsung, and Google Pixel

As far as 2019 offerings go, there are actually five 10th-generation Galaxy devices for buyers to choose from: The Galaxy S10, the larger S10 Plus, the budget-minded S10e, the Note 10, and the Note 10 Plus (the Galaxy Note 10 series are still the newest Notes you can buy at the moment, although we may […]

The Best VR Deals Available (August 2020): PSVR Bundle, Oculus Quest Availability, And More

With the releases Half-Life: Alyx and Iron Man VR this year, you might be looking to invest in a VR device. If that’s the case, you’ll be happy to know that the biggest headsets are currently in stock at some retailers right now, though you may want to jump on the listings before they sell […]

Naperville Tops List Of Best U.S. Cities To Raise Family: Study

Niche’s Best Places to Raise a Family were ranked based on “key factors that are meaningful for families,” according to Niche’s methodology. Some factors that went into the list include information about public schools, cost of living, crime and safety and more.

How to use Nearby Share on Android devices

Unlike Apple’s AirDrop, Nearby Share only allows you to share content with people in your contacts list, which protects you from getting weird photos from strangers you pass on the street. You can even choose which contacts will see your device or remain hidden to all nearby devices.

Bhuleshwar, Kalbadevi markets flooded for first time in 30 yrs

The area did not get flooded even during the 2005 deluge. The Kalbadevi and Bhuleshwar markets in South Mumbai were flooded during Wednesday’s deluge for the first time in 30 years, according to shopkeepers in the area. The downpour and gusts cut power supply and left stores inundated damaging a significant portion of the goods […]

New on Apple TV+ this month: ‘Ted Lasso’, ‘Long Way Up’ and more

Filmmakers Jesse Moss and Amanda McBaine closely track the escalating tensions that arise within a particularly riveting gubernatorial race, training their cameras on unforgettable teenagers like Ben, a Reagan-loving arch-conservative who brims with confidence despite personal setbacks, and Steven, a progressive-minded child of Mexican immigrants who stands by his convictions amidst the sea of red. […]

The likely ‘Indian angle’ in Microsoft-TikTok deal

BENGALURU: Microsoft is chasing a deal to buy all of TikTok’s global business, including the viral video app’s operations in India and Europe, the Financial Times reported on Thursday, citing people with knowledge of the matter. One investor pegged the value of Tik-Tok’s India business at as much as $10 billion. Microsoft had said on […]

The Galaxy Note 20 brings seamless Android app integration to Windows 10

As presented in a demo during the event, the improved feature is part of the Link to Windows ability in Samsung phones, previously announced in 2019. With it, along with the existing ability to access notifications, messages, photos, and calls, Galaxy Note 20 series owners will soon be able to enjoy a new “Your Phone […]

How to speed up Windows

Stop programs from running automatically at startup Some applications will start when Windows boots up and run processes that you don’t really need. You don’t have to allow that, however — it’s easy to control which applications automatically start with Windows. Of course, you’ll want to be sure to do some research first to make […]

Hateful Eight cinematographer calls for new ‘effects-free’ Oscars category

In an interview with the Hollywood Reporter, The Hateful Eight’s Robert Richardson complained the ubiquity of visual effects in modern cinema meant that cinematographers employing old-school techniques were no longer operating on a “level playing field”. Richardson, who is nominated for the 2016 best cinematography Oscar for his work on Quentin Tarantino’s blood-spattered chamber piece, […]