The Xbox One is getting a major update today, including a faster dashboard
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Microsoft has been gradually improving its Xbox One dashboard to make the experience a lot faster to use. While the original Xbox One launched with Kinect and voice controls, much of the navigation...
Marvel’s full ‘Black Panther’ trailer shows a ruthless hero-king
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Marvel released a full trailer for 'Black Panther' showing off all the sights and fights waiting for us when the film comes out next February.
Microsoft's Surface Book 2 has more power and a new 15-inch size
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Once more, with feeling
Apple hit with $439.7M in damages over VirnetX patent case after court denies all motions [U]
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Update: Apple says it will appeal. We may have finally reached the finale in Apple?s years-long patent case with VirnetX. The firm announced on Monday that it was awarded $439.7 million in it…
Alphabet brings burritos-by-drone delivery to Australia
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Alphabet's Project Wing is testing its drones in Australia by having them drop off drones and medicine.
Australia tackles revenge porn with a national reporting tool
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Alongside reporting assistance, the new portal also provides information on legal options and where to find support.
More than 4,000MW of coal power slated for retirement in Texas. But why?
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In 2008, coal supplied 51% of US power. Today, it?s 31%, and that could fall.
The encryption many major companies rely on has a serious flaw
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Infineon chips have been generating vulnerable RSA keys for years.
iOS 11.1 Beta 3 Released for Testing
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Apple has released iOS 11.1 beta 3 for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch users who are enrolled in the beta testing programs. Separately, tvOS 11.1 beta 3 and watchOS 4.1 beta 3 are also available for b?
Bay Area: Join us 10/18 to talk to co-writer of Star Wars: Rogue One
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Gary Whitta will talk to us about his career as a screenwriter and author in Hollywood.
Kaspersky Lab Finds Flash Vulnerability Through Microsoft Word - Slashdot
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An anonymous reader quotes a report from Neowin: Kaspersky Lab, which has been under fire by the U.S. government as possibly being an agent of the Russian government and spying on U.S. computers, has found a previously unknown bug in Adobe Flash that was apparently exploited by a hacker group on Oct...
#MeToo becomes a rallying cry for survivors of sexual assault
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Thousands of women have shared accounts of sexual harassment through the campaign.
BBC iPlayer Radio now plays nice with Carplay and Android Auto
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The BBC has updated its iPlayer Radio app to support Google and Apple's car-friendly interfaces.
How To Clear Your Search History on Your iPhone and Protect Privacy - AppleToolBox
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Learn how you can clear your iPhone search history and protect your privacy. History is more than just Safari. It includes maps and spotlight
Dropbox targets freelancing workers with new 'Professional' tier
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Professional includes lots of storage and new Showcase sharing tools to make your work more visually engaging.
Google Maps ditches misleading walking calorie counter
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People weren't fond of Google's latest Maps experiment.
Garmin teamed up with Amazon to make a tiny Echo Dot for your car
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How helpful will Alexa be behind the wheel?
Ask Slashdot: What Are Some Hard Truths IT Must Learn To Accept? - Slashdot
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snydeq writes: "The rise of shadow IT, shortcomings in the cloud, security breaches -- IT leadership is all about navigating hurdles and deficiencies, and learning to adapt to inevitable setbacks," writes Dan Tynan in an article on six hard truths IT must learn to accept. "It can be hard to admit th...
BBC adds CarPlay and Android Auto support to iPlayer Radio app
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If you?re a fan of listening to BBC radio shows while driving, the latest update to the iPlayer Radio app adds CarPlay support ?
'Doom' arrives on Nintendo Switch November 10th
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You'll be able to slay demons on your Switch while everyone at Uncle Steve's is eating turkey this year.
Find more of your “star” customers with Universal App Campaigns
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We recently announced that we'll be moving all AdWords app install campaigns to Universal App Campaigns (UAC). Starting on October 16th, all new app install campaigns created in AdWords will run on UAC. Existing Search, Display and YouTube app promo campaigns will stop running on November 15th, so it’s important to start upgrading to UAC as soon as possible.Check out our UAC best practices for more tips on creatives, bidding strategies and conversion tracking options.How UAC helps you find the c
Qualcomm’s 5G dreams are closer to reality
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Get out of our dreams and into our phones, 5G.
Snap and NBC form a studio just for mobile-only TV shows
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Snapchat's parent company has formed a new studio with NBCUniversal focused on app entertainment.
The Impossible Dream of USB-C - Slashdot
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Marco Arment, a prominent developer best known for co-founding Tumblr, explains things that are still crippling USB-C, despite being around for years and being used in mainstream products. Arment writes: While a wide variety of USB-C dongles are available, most use the same handful of unreliable, me...
Microsoft joins the VR battle with Windows Mixed Reality today
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Microsoft is launching its own answer to virtual reality today, taking on HTC and Oculus in the process. Windows Mixed Reality will be available in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, and headsets...
Microsoft is bringing the IntelliMouse Explorer back
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Microsoft?s original IntelliMouse became a status symbol and a mouse that lived on for what seemed like forever. While Microsoft discontinued the IntelliMouse Explorer 3.0 more than five years ago,...
9to5Toys Lunch Break: SanDisk Amazon Gold Box, Anker iPhone Accessories from $5, iPad mini 4 $285, more
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Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by signing up for the 9to5Toys Newsletter. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications.…
Pixel 2 and 2 XL review?The best Android phone you can buy
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Google brings the best software, an amazing camera, great performance, and fast updates.
Mobile Phone Companies Appear To Be Selling Your Location To Almost Anyone - Slashdot
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An anonymous reader quotes a report from TechCrunch: You may remember that last year, Verizon (which owns Oath, which owns TechCrunch) was punished by the FCC for injecting information into its subscribers' traffic that allowed them to be tracked without their consent. That practice appears to be al...
Mobile Photography/Art Pic of the Day (665) via Instagram - TheAppWhisperer
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Here’s day six hundred and sixty five of our mobile photography/art Pic of the Day section via Instagram. Each day we will be selecting one image a day for our Pic of the Day section on Instagram with this hashtag ... Read more
Stylish
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Restyle the web with Stylish, a user styles manager. Stylish lets you easily install themes and skins for Google, Facebook, YouTube, Tumblr, and many, many other sites. You can even customize Firefox and other programs themselves.
Microsoft Surface Book 2 Puts Desktop Brains in a Laptop Body - Slashdot
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David Pierce, writing for Wired: As Microsoft went to create the Surface Book 2, the company once again tried to bust categories. The result is the most combinatory device Microsoft's made yet. It's a laptop (screens measure 13 or 15 inches; there's a keyboard and trackpad) -- and it's also a tablet...
Microsoft gets back in the premium mouse game with Surface Precision Mouse
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The Surface Precision Mouse might finally be a replacement for the Intellimouse Explorer.
Wi-Fi Calling Not Working on Your New iPhone? It May Need to be Re-enabled - The Mac Observer
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If you update to a new iPhone and Wi-Fi Calling seems to stop working, your call settings may not have carried over from your previous phone.
Federal watchdog tells Equifax?no $7.25 million IRS contract for you
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Equifax-IRS ordeal exposes the strangeness of the government contracting system.
Implementation Board Meeting Chaired by Administrator DHA held at DHA Main Conference Room
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DHA Implementation Board Meeting chaired by Administrator DHA Brig Shahid Hassan Ali was held at the Main Conference Room of the Housing Authority to review the progress of the ongoing mega project?
Surface Book 2: More cores, more GPU, and more screen
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Microsoft's super-flexible systems get potent upgrade. Alas, still no Thunderbolt 3.
Our Must Have Grocery Apps For Your Next Shopping Trip - The Mac Observer
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There are plenty of grocery apps to choose from, and we've found some of the best. There are list-building apps, and coupons for savings.
The Best Alternatives To Mac Apps For Linux
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The Best Alternatives To Mac Apps For Linux
Updated List of WPA-2 KRACK Patches in Consumer Routers - The Mac Observer
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We're keeping an up-to-date list of KRACK-related router firmware updates so you can find out if one is available for your router.