OnePlus 8 series excel in DisplayMate’s screen tests, rival the Galaxy S20 Ultra

“Following the 90Hz QHD+ Fluid Display of the OnePlus 7 Pro, we have once again cooperated with Samsung Display,” OnePlus CEO Pete Lau said. “This time we push the refresh rate to 120Hz, two times that of the mainstream 60Hz displays. On top of that we added breakthrough improvements in offering the smoothest video playback thanks to MEMC […]

Focus Features Launches ‘Movie Mondays’ With Livestreams Of ‘Gosford Park’, ‘Moonrise Kingdom’, ‘Mallrats’ And ‘My Summer Of Love’

Gosford Park, April 6, 5pm PST/8pm EST – Questions will be collected April 2 for Julian FellowesMoonrise Kingdom, April 13 at 5pm PST/8pm EST -Questions will be collected April 7 for Wes AndersonMallrats, April 20 at 5pm PST/8pm EST – The screening will include a Watch Party with Kevin SmithMy Summer of Love, April 27 at […]

Tribeca Film Festival to Debut Online Programming as Films Are Judged Remotely

“Tribeca is dedicated to supporting filmmakers, creators, and artists that breathe life into the Festival, the New York community, and the industry,” said a festival spokesperson in a statement. “We are excited to bring new work from incredible storytellers to an audience eager to connect with their stories. Since its inception, Tribeca has pushed the […]

The 10 most innovative video companies of 2020

In 2018, Tinder formed the Z Team, a division within the company that caters specifically to the dating app’s core user: Gen Z. The Z Team has created features such as Tinder U, a university-centric version of Tinder, and festival mode, a way to navigate connections at music festivals. But it was 2019’s Swipe Night […]

Coronavirus live updates: Unemployment increase largest in one month since 1975

3:25 p.m. SF supervisors push to house homeless in hotel rooms after positive test at shelter: San Francisco had its first person at a homeless shelter test positive for COVID-19 on Thursday, and a group of city leaders later gathered to call for sheltering homeless people in hotel rooms. “We have the hotel rooms, we […]

The Latest: Amsterdam bans recreational boats from canals

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — The European Union’s police agency is warning that the proliferation in people working online from home or killing time in isolation by trawling the internet during the coronavirus crisis is potentially opening the door to cybercriminals.

Toshiba Encore 2 review

Windows 8.1, now with Bing! The Encore 2 is one of the first devices we’ve seen that runs Windows 8.1 with Bing, a lower-cost version of Windows that ships with Bing as the default search engine in Internet Explorer. The new version of the OS also has lower system requirements, which is why this tablet […]

Coronavirus live updates: Unemployment rate rises to 4.4%

12:29 p.m. San Francisco confirms first shelter case of COVID-19: A shelter resident at Division Circle Navigation Center tested positive, health officials confirmed. The Coalition on Homelessness announced the news earlier Thursday. City officials said the person is no longer at the navigation center and “in good condition” while in isolation at a hotel. Officials […]

What do the Xbox One, PS4, and Wii U all have in common? AMD silicon

The Xbox One and Playstation 4 will both feature an AMD-manufactured x86 CPU and a Radeon graphics processor beneath the hood. Saeid Moshkelani, AMD’s vice president, would not disclose the underlying differences between the processors that were made specifically for each console, but he did express the importance of keeping the deals a closely regarded […]

Coronavirus live updates: Nearly 500 cases in SF

3:33 p.m. San Mateo County recommends residents wear face coverings: Health officials in San Mateo County said they recommend that Bay Area residents wear a face covering, such as a bandana, fabric mask or other cloth, to cover their nose and mouth when they go into the public for essential activities. People should not hoard […]