Google Maps returns to the Apple Watch after a three-year absence

As the pandemic began to take hold, Google added features aimed at people staying home. One new tool let people book virtual appointments, like online yoga or cooking classes, along with giving price estimates for the services. Another update let shops list special hours, like windows specifically designated for seniors or people with compromised immune […]

Remember when Apple Watch was a luxury item? We look back at its 5-year evolution

Building on health and fitness — and independence from the iPhone — are big opportunities for future versions of the Apple Watch. Apple still hasn’t moved away from the device as a companion to the iPhone. It doesn’t work with iPads or Apple Touch devices, limiting its uptake to iPhone owners. By making a more […]

Galaxy Watch 3: All the fitness features Samsung promised for its next smartwatch

One of the new health features that will be available off the bat is the new trip detection, which works similarly to the fall detection feature on the Apple Watch (Series 4 and above). The watch will immediately notify an emergency contact if it detects that you’ve taken a hard fall, and will share your […]

Over one BILLION Android phones may be at risk of 400 ‘Achilles’ vulnerabilities which let hackers turn handsets into spying tools

‘For vendors, it means they will need to recompile each and every DSP application they use, test them, and fix any issues [that] may occur,’ said Balmas. ‘Then they need to ship these fixes to all devices in the market.’

ISPs want “flexible” privacy rules that let them “innovate” with customer data

ISPs should have “flexibility” in how they protect customers’ privacy and security, said the letter from the American Cable Association, Competitive Carriers Association, Consumer Technology Association, CTIA, the Internet Commerce Coalition, the National Cable & Telecommunications Association, and USTelecom. Together, these groups represent the biggest home Internet service providers and wireless carriers such as Comcast, AT&T, Verizon, Time Warner […]

Catfish returning for virtual series as more people than ever start lying online

Schulman wrote on Facebook after the ruling: “I am overwhelmed by all of the love. There simply aren’’ words for how I feel. A huge thank you to all of my friends, family and especially my fans for your support through this difficult time.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle were ‘forced’ to dismiss Archie’s night nurse’ during her SECOND shift at Frogmore Cottage because she was ‘unprofessional ‘, biography claims

The book, out today and co-authored by journalists Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand, claims the Duke, 35, and Duchess of Sussex, 38, wanted to hire a night nurse to establish a sleep schedule and be an extra pair of helping hands’ after the birth of their son Archie, one.

Have You Played… Shantae And The Pirate’s Curse?

Ironically, it was taking away Shantae’s genie powers that made Pirate’s Curse click for me. Now just a regular human, Shantae needs to rely on pirate-themed swag to traverse the islands. They’re rather unorthodox in their usage as well, like a pirate hat as a parachute, or a cannon that blasts downwards acting like a […]

This Rogue One Fan-Made Opening Crawl Is Perfect

Lucasfilm decided to ditch the opening crawl to differentiate between these new standalone adventures and the 9-part Skywalker Family saga that includes the prequels, the original trilogy, and the new Force Awakens trilogy. But truth be told, it’s not the first spin-off to ditch the crawl. The two Ewok spin-offs released theatrically in international theaters, […]

Black Friday 2020: the best deals we’re expecting

The other is sudden price drops, whether that’s an algorithm working out the best way to attract users to buy (as brands like Amazon often will) or just the big names price-matching one another, or pushing the price down further as they look to be the big winner. (We saw something similar with iPads in […]