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The latest tech news, in a byte-sized update. Hosted by Stephen Hackett and Jason Snell.
201: November 13, 2018
Nov 12 • 3 min
Samsung plans new Galaxy models for early next year; YouTube’s CEO speaks out against a new European Union copyright directive; and reports from Apple’s supply chain cast doubts on iPhone sales figures, at least for some.
200: November 12, 2018
Nov 11 • 1 min
Apple has opened repair programs on recent products, Aardman Studios is now employee owned and Rocket Lab has launched its first commercial payload.
199: November 9, 2018
Nov 8 • 1 min
Google updates sexual harassment policies following employee protests, and the Nintendo Switch is gaining YouTube support. Oh, and the team behind Vine have a new app coming next year.
198: November 8, 2018
Nov 7 • 1 min
Samsung’s gonna Samsung.
197: November 7, 2018
Nov 6 • 1 min
Qualcomm has to change how it patents its cellular modem tech; Netflix is getting into animated series; Microsoft’s Cortona boss is leaving the company.
196: November 6, 2018
Nov 5 • 1 min
Samsung is teasing a foldable phone and Lime wants its users to stay safe. In non-tech news, Tuesday is Election Day in the United States. Don’t miss the chance to have your vote heard.
195: November 5, 2018
Nov 4 • 1 min
Tesla’s legal problems are still worsening; the iPhone may switch to 5G as early as 2020; Amazon’s choice of location for its new HQ is narrowing.
194: November 2, 2018
Nov 1 • 3 min
Uber has created a perks system for drivers, Google saw protests at its campuses around the world, and Apple is changing how it reports its earnings every quarter.
193: November 1, 2018
Oct 31 • 2 min
Twitter seeks more detail about spam posts; Apple halts the distribution of an Apple Watch update that may be breaking some watches; and autonomous delivery robots are loosed upon the citizens of Milton Keynes.
192: October 31, 2018
Oct 30 • 2 min
As expected, Apple had a lot of news to share today about Macs and iPad. Elsewhere, NASA has said goodbye to a workhorse of a space telescope.
191: October 30, 2018
Oct 29 • 1 min
The OnePlus 6T is here, as is the RED Hydrogen One, and the two phones couldn’t be more different. Meanwhile, Apple is prepping for its iPad and Mac event in New York City.
190: October 29, 2018
Oct 28 • 2 min
189: October 26, 2018
Oct 25 • 2 min
The New York Times alleged that Google paid off executives accused of sexual misconduct; the Wall Street Journal detailed Netflix’s firing practices; and the Library of Congress hands a win to the “right to repair” movement.
188: October 25, 2018
Oct 24 • 2 min
Microsoft and Tesla have reported record quarters and Tim Cook is calling for stronger privacy laws here in the United States.
187: October 24, 2018
Oct 23 • 2 min
Reviews of the iPhone XR have arrived; Apple claims to be fixing a “smooth selfie” bug; the company’s 2019 video subscription service plans are revealed to be global; and the iPad Mini might not be dead after all.
186: October 23, 2018
Oct 22 • 2 min
Bloomberg’s hacking story continues to draw criticism from Apple and Amazon, Hyperloop tunnels take one step forward and one step back, and Faraday Future hits a bump in the road.
185: October 22, 2018
Oct 22 • 1 min
Spacecraft are going to Mercury, body cameras are catching fire, and Slack can talk to the SNES. What a world.
184: October 19, 2018
Oct 18 • 2 min
Apple sets a date for a media event in an unusual location; Samsung starts making 7-nanometer chips; Alexa learns how to whisper.
183: October 18, 2018
Oct 18 • 1 min
Andy Rubin’s phone company hits hard times, Spotify gets an update, and Softbank questions future Saudi VC investments.
182: October 17, 2018
Oct 16 • 2 min
Google is changing its deal with Android OEMs when it comes to Google Play services, while Facebook is walking back previous privacy statement about its new Portal device and TLS 1.0 meets its end.
181: October 16, 2018
Oct 15 • 3 min
180: October 15, 2018
Oct 14 • 1 min
The FCC is getting pedantic in defending itself over net neutrality, while PlayStation owners are struggling with crashing consoles and DuckDuckGo continues to grow.
179: October 12, 2018
Oct 11 • 2 min
Alexa is getting to know us all better; astronauts had to make emergency landing after Russian Soyuz rocket failed during launch; Congress has questions about Google+.
178: October 11, 2018
Oct 10 • 4 min
Apple may begin releasing free TV shows next year in order to drive users into its TV app; Amazon kills a hiring tool that downgraded women job applicants; and NASA get some bad news about its next-generation rocket.
177: October 10, 2018
Oct 9 • 3 min
Google! Google! Google! Google! Google!
176: October 9, 2018
Oct 8 • 3 min
Google has a data breach and sends Google+ to a better place; Facebook announces its own voice-assistant hardware; and Google decides not to bid on a huge military contract.
175: October 8, 2018
Oct 7 • 1 min
Apple tells Congress there is no evidence of the China-based hack Bloomberg reported last week; Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 is deleting customer data, and Google can’t stop the Pixel leaks.
174: October 5, 2018
Oct 4 • 1 min
Bloomberg has published a *wild* report about hardware security concerns in servers; Nintendo is rumored to be preparing an updated Switch, and Bird is going the extra mile for customers who want to commute on a scooter.
173: October 4, 2018
Oct 3 • 4 min
Amazon raises its minimum wage; Wi-Fi gets a sensible new naming system; and video piracy is back on the rise.
172: October 3, 2018
Oct 2 • 2 min
Microsoft had a busy day.
171: October 2, 2018
Oct 1 • 2 min
Instagram’s founders pick their replacement; Google Maps gets a tab for commuters; and IMDB becomes Amazon vehicle for ad-supported streaming video.
170: October 1, 2018
Sep 30 • 3 min
Facebook’s massive security breach; California takes on the FCC in terms of net neutrality; and Elon Musk settles with the SEC after a very bad tweet.
169: September 28, 2018
Sep 27 • 1 min
168: September 27, 2018
Sep 26 • 2 min
Amazon opens a new retail concept in New York City; Apple News provides traffic growth to publishers, but will the money follow?; and Oculus announces a new, higher-end standalone VR headset.
167: September 26, 2018
Sep 25 • 1 min
Panasonic has new cameras coming, Qualcomm says Apple stole its IP and gave it to Intel, and keyboard support is coming to the Xbox One.
166: September 25, 2018
Sep 24 • 2 min
Google is shaking up its homepage, audio apps are being bought left and right, and Instagram’s co-founders are rumored to be leaving Facebook.
165: September 24, 2018
Sep 23 • 1 min
Comcast is buying Ski, Airbnb is trying to make hosts shareholders, and Apple is squeamish about certain types of content on its upcoming video service.
164: September 21, 2018
Sep 20 • 3 min
Amazon updated all the things. And released an Alexa-powered microwave.
163: September 20, 2018
Sep 19 • 2 min
Amazon considers opening more cashier-less stores, new Alexa-related products leak in the UK, and more smartphones will be able to transmit your location when you dial emergency services.
162: September 19, 2018
Sep 19 • 1 min
Apple Watch Series 4 reviews are here, PlayStation is getting in on the retro console excitement, and Tesla’s legal woes over Musk tweets are far from over.
161: September 18, 2018
Sep 17 • 2 min
Apple releases a raft of software updates, Amazon plans a slew of new Alexa-powered devices, and a Japanese Entrepreneur makes a down payment for a trip to the moon.
160: September 17, 2018
Sep 16 • 1 min
US residents will see a test of the new “Presidential Alerts” system this Thursday. NVIDIA’s ship date for its newest GPU line has slipped a bit, but iOS 12’s arrival on Monday is still right on track.
159: September 14, 2018
Sep 13 • 1 min
Inbox is dead, but Jet.com is alive. The Bezos family is launching a $2 billion philanthropy fund.
158: September 13, 2018
Sep 13 • 2 min
Apple announces three new iPhones and two new Apple Watches and security researchers discover a security flaw that affects most modern computers.
157: September 12, 2018
Sep 12 • 2 min
Apple’s own website has spoiled the company’s iPhone and Apple Watch event, and Plex is pulling the plug on its cloud service.
156: September 11, 2018
Sep 10 • 2 min
Some last-minute Apple rumors arrive, Qualcomm’s new smartwatch chip extends battery life, and there’s a revolving door between Google Cloud AI and academia.
155: September 10, 2018
Sep 9 • 1 min
Apple and Trump spar over tariffs, Microsoft has announced the final support extension for Windows 7, and NASA is outlining plans to start building a small space station in lunar orbit.
154: September 07, 2018
Sep 6 • 1 min
The Pixel 3 is coming in October, while Alex Jones’ Twitter account and Theranos are both gone for good.
153: September 6, 2018
Sep 6 • 2 min
The TSA plans to expand its quick 3D carry-on baggage screening; HTC Vive opens its store to Oculus Rift users; IMAX and DTS create a certification program for the best home theater experiences.
152: September 5, 2018
Sep 4 • 1 min
Researchers pose as Kremlin-linked trolls and buy political ads from Google; Facebook and Twitter are set to appear before Congress; a new study says wireless carriers target Netflix and YouTube videos for throttling.
151: September 04, 2018
Sep 3 • 2 min
Twitter CEO said to intervene in content-blocking decisions; Five Eyes nations spies warn against too much encryption; and Labor Day marks the unofficial last day of summer.
150: September 03, 2018
Sep 2 • 1 min
Twitter may or may not be getting a redesign, but Skype definitely is. Oh, and a happy birthday to Google Chrome.
149: August 31, 2018
Aug 31 • 1 min
Apple’s new gadgets are all over the web, and Lenovo is trying something a little weird.
148: August 30, 2018
Aug 29 • 1 min
DC details its upcoming streaming video service; Twitter tests personalized unfollow suggestions; Sonos announces Sonos Amp, a more powerful amp with Sonos connectivity.
147: August 28, 2018
Aug 27 • 1 min
Uber plans for the future, YouTube reminds you about your viewing time, and Google readies the Pixel 3.
146: August 27, 2018
Aug 26 • 1 min
Cell carriers are bad at data security, Didi is a terrible company, and Elon Musk may have no idea what he is doing.
145: August 24, 2018
Aug 23 • 1 min
Google is working to block phishing attempts from Iran, Nikon has a couple of new cameras to take on Sony, and 007 is back in my life.
144: August 23, 2018
Aug 22 • 1 min
Apple pulls Facebook’s VPN/data-gathering app; Microsoft plans to offer an Xbox subscription service; Walmart launches an ebook and audiobook store.
143: August 22, 2018
Aug 22 • 1 min
Verizon Wireless throttles California fire department’s data plan; Facebook removes Iran- and Russia-linked accounts; HTC reveals its new HTC Vive wireless adapter.
142: August 21, 2018
Aug 20 • 2 min
141: August 20, 2018
Aug 19 • 1 min
New GPUs! More Tesla promises! More Subnet hosts!
140: August 17, 2018
Aug 16 • 1 min
Amazon and Google are looking at physical locations, while MoviePass is still hanging on.
139: August 16, 2018
Aug 15 • 1 min
Everything is garbage.
138: August 15, 2018
Aug 14 • 1 min
137: August 14, 2018
Aug 13 • 1 min
The federal government is banning ZTE and Huawei equipment from official purchases, Google is tracking user location despite app settings and Group FaceTime isn’t coming this fall, as promised.
136: August 13, 2018
Aug 12 • 1 min
NASA’s sun-studying spacecraft is on its way after a successful launch, while Intel’s plans for its 9th generation core processors leak and Arris supports the open mesh networking standard.
135: August 10, 2018
Aug 9 • 1 min
Samsung had a big day.
133: August 09, 2018
Aug 8 • 1 min
The Magic Leap headset is here, kinda. Anki has a new robot, and the SEC is looking to a recent Elon Musk tweet.
132: August 08, 2018
Aug 7 • 1 min
Snapchat lost numbers in the wake of its redesign, Elon Musk is pondering taking Tesla private and the email client Newton is not long for this world.
131: August 07, 2018
Aug 6 • 1 min
Alex Jones runs afoul of content policies enforced by Apple, Google and others, while old Skype gets a new lease on life … for now.
130: August 06, 2018
Aug 5 • 1 min
Arlo users, Flat Earthers and caffiene-loving cryptominers have had a disappointing few days.
129: August 03, 2018
Aug 2 • 1 min
128: August 02, 2018
Aug 1 • 1 min
iOS may have leaked the next iPad Pro, Tesla posted record revenue, and Facebook is helping users limit their time in its app.
127: August 01, 2018
Jul 31 • 1 min
Google is putting some rules in place around notches, Logitech has purchased Blue, and Apple made some money.
126: July 31, 2018
Jul 30 • 1 min
MoviePass continues to struggle, while Dropbox is giving users more space and Twitter sits in a corner and thinks about what it has done.
125: July 30, 2018
Jul 29 • 1 min
MoviePass had a bad weekend, and this year’s flagships from Apple and Google are already leaking.
124: July 27, 2018
Jul 26 • 1 min
Slack is buying HipChat, the first Google Smart Display is out, and Amazon may be Apple to a $1 trillion market cap.
123: July 26, 2018
Jul 25 • 1 min
Facebook is struggling to add new users. Scientists may have found an underground liquid water lake on Mars, while Microsoft developers are working to bring new emoji and mixed reality experiences to future versions of Windows 10.
122: July 25, 2018
Jul 24 • 1 min
Apple says it has fixed the aggressive thermal throttling taking place in the 2018 MacBook Pros. Elsewhere, Chrome is now warning visitors of non-encrypted websites, and Segway has a new product on the market.
121: July 24, 2018
Jul 23 • 1 min
Alphabet has posted its Q2 results, a mysterious Google design video has surfaced, and a group of German students won a recent Hyperloop competition.
120: July 23, 2018
Jul 22 • 1 min
Apple is hosting a live HomePod Q&A, Uber and Lyft have fired a driver for live-streaming their riders and Snap is shutting down Snapcash.
119: July 20, 2018
Jul 19 • 1 min
Instagram is getting old-school status indicators, the new MacBook Pro keyboard has a trick up its sleeve, and Comcast has officially given up on buying Fox.
118: July 19, 2018
Jul 18 • 1 min
The EU has found Google guilty of breaking antitrust laws. Corning has new smartphone glass coming to market, and Amazon says Prime Day was a huge success.
117: July 18, 2018
Jul 17 • 1 min
Nest is down a CEO, but Jupiter is up to 79 moons after a recent discovery. Skype is launching a new version of its app that includes end-to-end encryption and call recording.
116: July 17, 2018
Jul 16 • 1 min
World Emoji Day is here, as is Prime Day. Instapaper has a new owner … again.
115: July 16, 2018
Jul 15 • 1 min
Apple’s new notebook keyboard holds a secret. Twitter bans accounts tied to Friday’s indictment of Russian hackers, and as of Monday, there is just one Blockbuster location left in the United States.
114: July 13, 2018
Jul 12 • 2 min
Apple has new MacBook Pros for sale, Tesla customers are going to face a decreasing tax break on their new cars, and Microsoft is going after Slack.
113: July 12, 2018
Jul 11 • 1 min
Magic Leap shares details of its upcoming Magic Leap One AR headset, Blizzard Entertainment signs a deal with ESPN and Disney to broadcast “Overwatch”, and analyst Ming-Chi Kuo outlines his expectations for Apple’s fall lineup.
112: July 11, 2018
Jul 10 • 1 min
Facebook gets hit with a £500,000 fine for the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Mercedes says it’s working on a self-driving taxi service, and the FCC wants to ignore your informal complaints.
111: July 10, 2018
Jul 9 • 1 min
YouTube outlines plans to improve video news coverage, Apple’s iOS 11.4.1 update blocks passcode cracking tools, and Tom’s Hardware reveals details of Microsoft’s new Surface Go tablet.
110: July 9, 2018
Jul 8 • 1 min
A Polar fitness app revealed the location of intelligence officers, SpaceX engineers build and test a kid-sized rescue submarine for the trapped soccer team, and MoviePass promises refunds after an outage on Friday.
109: July 6, 2018
Jul 5 • 1 min
Ming-Chi Kuo says the next iPhone will come in several new colors, MoviePass plans to charge its users for popular films, and the EU rejects its controversial copyright reforms.
108: July 5, 2018
Jul 4 • 1 min
Amazon plans to release a print catalog this holiday season, Netflix is testing an “Ultra” subscription tier with HDR, and Wikipedia protests EU copyright reform by going dark in certain EU countries.
107: July 4, 2018
Jul 3 • 1 min
Siri erroneously reports Stan Lee’s death, researchers determine whether your phone is eavesdropping, and Travis Air Force Base gets a light show courtesy of Intel’s Shooting Star drones.
106: July 3, 2018
Jul 2 • 2 min
A Samsung Messages bug is sending random photos from users’ photo libraries to random contacts, a Facebook Messenger bug unblocked a bunch of blocked accounts, and Instagram has introduced a new feature to separate old and new posts.
105: July 2, 2018
Jul 1 • 2 min
The NSA is purging CDRs it gathered under FISA due to “technical irregularities,” Tesla sort of hits its Model 3 production goal, and researchers find a flaw in LTE that lets them send a user to a malicious site.
104: June 29, 2018
Jun 28 • 1 min
Amazon has purchased an online pharmacy, while Kroger is looking at self-driving cars for grocery delivery and Razr has a new mechanical keyboard that uses light instead of springs.
103: June 28, 2018
Jun 27 • 1 min
102: June 27, 2018
Jun 27 • 1 min
The macOS Mojave public beta is here, as are new Snapdragon chips aimed at mid-tier phones. Facebook has announced it is no longer building its own drones for Internet access.
101: June 26, 2018
Jun 25 • 1 min
The iOS 12 public beta is here, as are Amazon Prime discounts at Whole Foods across the US. Oh, and the Surface devices are getting on the USB-C train, sorta.
100: June 25, 2018
Jun 24 • 1 min
Apple has opened a keyboard repair program for its notebooks, Buzz Aldrin has opened a lawsuit against his son and former business partners and Tesla has been busy building tents so it can build cars.
99: June 22, 2018
Jun 21 • 1 min
Apple and Qualcomm are battling it out, Intel is looking for a new CEO and MoviePass is doing MoviePass things.
98: June 21, 2018
Jun 20 • 1 min
IGTV is here, whole Xbox One owners get bad news about VR and Disney and Fox move forward with a merger.
97: June 20, 2018
Jun 19 • 1 min
Google has launched a podcast client for Android, Oppo has a crazy new phone, and the Echo is getting cozy in hotel rooms.
96: June 19, 2018
Jun 18 • 1 min
Trump wants a Space Force, video game addiction is officially a disease, and the tronc brand is dead.
95: June 18, 2018
Jun 17 • 1 min
Foxconn is building in the United States, Elizabeth Holmes is facing Theranos-releated charges and Apple is teaming up with Oprah.
94: June 15, 2018
Jun 14 • 1 min
Nothing can keep AT&T and Time Warner apart now, even though the latter’s former business is in hot water with New York. Also, Snap is doing stuff.
93: June 14, 2018
Jun 13 • 1 min
Twitter is leaning into news, while NASA’s Opportunity rover is riding out a massive Martian dust storm. Meanwhile, Apple is working to make the iPhone more secure against law enforcement hacking.
92: June 13, 2018
Jun 12 • 1 min
AT&T has gotten the nod to purchase Time Warner, Nintendo showed off future titles at E3, and Tesla is letting go of 9% of its staff.
91: June 12, 2018
Jun 11 • 1 min
Net neutrality is dead, Palmer Lucky wants to secure the border, and a Fitbit for kids is now for sale.
90: June 11, 2018
Jun 10 • 1 min
Microsoft is scooping up game studios, Apple may ditch the physical buttons on the Apple Watch, and Airbnb is helping people host others during emergencies.
89: June 08, 2018
Jun 7 • 1 min
Amazon has a new Fire TV device, Ticketfly is back online after a massive breach, and the NTSB has weighed in on a recent Tesla crash.
88: June 06, 2018
Jun 5 • 1 min
New Horizons is preparing for its next target, Apple is allowing free trials in the App Store, and Asus is experimenting with screens as trackpads.
87: June 05, 2018
Jun 4 • 1 min
86: June 04, 2018
Jun 3 • 1 min
Xbox may be gaining voice assistants, Facebook is dropping Trending, and Apple is set to launch … something.
85: June 02, 2018
Jun 1 • 1 min
Google will not be renewing its Project Maven contract, while Microsoft and Lyft are considering big acquisitions.
84: June 01, 2018
May 31 • 1 min
Xiaomi’s new phone’s design has raised some eyebrows, while Rockstar is bringing back some classic games, and Time Magazine is busy playing with drones.
83: May 31, 2018
May 30 • 1 min
Google is expanding Project Fi, California’s Senate votes to save net neutrality, and Consumer Reports has changed its tune on the Model 3.
82: May 30, 2018
May 29 • 1 min
Apple ships 11.4, PUBG and Fortnite tangle in a new lawsuit, and China is looking for partners for its new space station.
81: May 29, 2018
May 28 • 1 min
Intel is facing an age discrimination investigation, Pandora is working to attract new customers, and Google may be readying more modern Pixel phones.
80: May 28, 2018
May 27 • 1 min
Jeff Bezos has outlined his lunar ambitions, Facebook and Google have been hit by massive GDPR lawsuits, and Russia is probably all up in your router.
79: May 26, 2018
May 25 • 1 min
GDPR is here, the city of Orlando and Amazon are being questioned over the use of facial tracking software, and Apple’s offering customers one month of free iCloud space when they upgrade to a paid plan.
78: May 25, 2018
May 24 • 1 min
Andy Rubin’s Essential is coming to an end, Samsung and Apple’s case has come to a close for another time, and a user says their Echo sent a recording of a private conversation to a co-worker.
77: May 24, 2018
May 23 • 1 min
Comcast is making an offer to buy 21st Century Fox, Sony says the PS4 is nearing the end of its life, and a court has ruled that Trump blocking Twitter critics is unconstitutional.
76: May 23, 2018
May 22 • 1 min
Mark Zuckerberg has testified in front of European leaders, Consumer Reports has tangled with Tesla, and Comcast was leaking customer data in plaintext.
75: May 22, 2018
May 21 • 1 min
Fortnite eSport pools are going to be flush with cash, the Obamas have signed a deal with Netflix, and another Intel CPU flaw has been disclosed.
74: May 21, 2018
May 20 • 2 min
RED is starting to show off its Hydrogen One phone, Elon Musk has shared more about the dual-motor Model 3, and President Trump is looking for ways to charge Amazon more for its use of the postal service.
73: May 19, 2018
May 18 • 1 min
The Boring Company is digging a tunnel in parallel to the 405, Google is telling employees more about Project Duplex, and the Snapchat redesign was the CEO’s doing. Whoops.
72: May 18, 2018
May 17 • 1 min
Google is upending YouTube Red, Apple is said to have sold 600,000 HomePods, and Microsoft’s Adaptive Controller is real.
71: May 17, 2018
May 16 • 1 min
Microsoft may be readying cheap Surface tablets, while OnePlus unveils its new Android phone. Meanwhile, the Senate is trying to save net neutrality.
70: May 16, 2018
May 15 • 1 min
Microsoft has taken the wraps off its Surface Hub 2, Twitter is making changes to curb abuse, and HTC has a new phone that … well … is based on blockchain technology.
69: May 15, 2018
May 14 • 1 min
Google is revamping its paid storage options, Microsoft is working on a new controller, and the Senate is set to vote on net neutrality.
68: May 14, 2018
May 13 • 1 min
Trump is working to reverse the U.S. Department of Commerce ban on ZTE, while Telsa sees another high-profile departure and the world learns of a lawsuit against Apple over the MacBook Pro’s keyboard.
67: May 12, 2018
May 11 • 1 min
Microsoft is replacing flickering Surface Pro 4 units, Boston Dynamic’s SpotMini robot is going on sale next year, and NASA is prepping a small helicopter to go to Mars in 2020.
66: May 11, 2018
May 10 • 1 min
Google is weighing disclosure options for Duplex calls, Apple is working on clean aluminum, and Klout is dead.
65: May 10, 2018
May 9 • 1 min
Apple may be preparing to sell video subscriptions through its TV app, SpaceX is about to launch the first of the final version of its Falcon 9, and ZTE is shuttering its phone business.
64: May 09, 2018
May 8 • 1 min
The first day of Google I/O was a busy one, with the company showing off improvements to Android, Google Assistant and Google News.
63: May 08, 2018
May 7 • 1 min
The first day of Microsoft Build brings a look at the future… a future where Windows isn’t the center of the PC universe.
62: May 07, 2018
May 6 • 1 min
The iMac turns 20, NASA InSight is headed to Mars, and both Google and Microsoft are holding their developer conferences.
61: May 05, 2018
May 4 • 1 min
Apple is dealing with iPhone 7 microphone issues, Google Assistant knows all about movie tickets, and the effort to resurrect Vine has ended.
60: May 04, 2018
May 3 • 1 min
Twitter is warning all of its users to change their passwords, Pocket Casts has been purchased by a group of public radio stations, and shopping within Instagram is coming.
59: May 03, 2018
May 2 • 1 min
Hulu is making content available offline, Cambridge Analytica is going out of business, and Tesla is struggling to find profits.
58: May 02, 2018
May 1 • 1 min
Apple sold some iPhones, Facebook wants you to date, and a new Twitter app is coming to Windows.
57: May 01, 2018
Apr 30 • 1 min
Fitbit is looking to make activity data more useful to doctors, a new Windows 10 update is rolling out, and Sonos is prepping new goodies.
56: April 30, 2018
Apr 29 • 1 min
T-Mobile and Sprint are moving toward a merger, Blue Origin sees another successful test flight of its suborbital rocket, and Amazon Prime fees are going up starting in May.
55: April 28, 2018
Apr 27 • 1 min
MoviePass isn’t the deal it once was, a report claims Apple is swinging big on the future of AR and VR, and the Ford Taurus is dead.
54: April 27, 2018
Apr 26 • 1 min
Amazon’s quarterly results are in, Snap has new Spectacles for sale, and Apple has killed its Airport line of products.
53: April 26, 2018
Apr 25 • 1 min
A redesigned Gmail is rolling out, Amazon can leave packages in the trunk of your car, and Facebook’s quarterly results are in.
52: April 25, 2018
Apr 24 • 1 min
Spotify has updates its free tier, Facebook has shared its Community Guidelines, and Xbox One S and X owners are seeing updates to their consoles.
51: April 24, 2018
Apr 23 • 1 min
Amazon is planning in-home robots, Apple and Samsung are headed back to court, and Nest is losing cash hand over fist.
50: April 23, 2018
Apr 22 • 1 min
Apple is replacing batteries in 13-inch MacBook Pros, Campo Santo has sold to Valve, and Amazon is guarding reviews of James Comey’s new book.
49: April 21, 2018
Apr 20 • 1 min
AT&T and Verizon are under investigation for their attempts to stifle eSIM technology, while the former is preparing a low-cost streaming service. Meanwhile, the iOS App Store redesign is a big win for featured apps.
48: April 20, 2018
Apr 19 • 1 min
47: April 19, 2018
Apr 18 • 1 min
Amazon has 100 million Prime members, NASA TESS has been launched atop a SpaceX Falcon 9, and OneNote users are in for a new PC app later this year.
46: April 18, 2018
Apr 17 • 1 min
Tesla is halting Model 3 production, Russia blocked Telegram, and Apple is looking into a paid news service.
45: April 17, 2018
Apr 16 • 1 min
Netflix’s Q1 numbers are great, unlike ZTE’s week, which brought a ban on US exports from the US Department of Commerce. Amazon is no longer planning sell drugs to hospitals, sending pharmacy stocks soaring.
44: April 16, 2018
Apr 15 • 1 min
Android P may bring new gestures, Ford is gearing up for a self-driving feet, and Apple is repairing 42mm Apple Watch S2 devices with swollen batteries.
43: April 14, 2018
Apr 13 • 1 min
Apple is cracking down on leaks, AMD has new CPUs for sale, and the NTSB and Tesla clash over an ongoing investigation.
42: April 13, 2018
Apr 12 • 1 min
Online privacy legislation is being drawn up, 32-bit Mac apps are dying off, and Nintendo is accepting pitches.
41: April 12, 2018
Apr 11 • 1 min
Zuckerberg is back in Congress, Gmail is due for a redesign, and Spotify has teamed up with Hulu on a new bundle.
40: April 11, 2018
Apr 10 • 1 min
Zuckerberg testifies in front of the Senate, Vevo’s YouTube account was hacked, and LG is readying its G7 phone.
39: April 10, 2018
Apr 9 • 1 min
An open-source project lets you browse your Windows PC in style, while HP takes on the iPad Pro and Apple launches a PRODUCT(RED) iPhone 8.
38: April 09, 2018
Apr 8 • 1 min
Backpage was taken down by the government, NASA is looking into a new generation of supersonic planes and under ocean Internet cables have ben damaged off the coast of Africa.
37: April 07, 2018
Apr 6 • 1 min
Third-party Twitter clients are facing a tough future, while Spotify is possible planning a hardware device, and Facebook is undoing the ability to unsend messages.
36: April 06, 2018
Apr 5 • 1 min
Apple shares new info on the Mac Pro, the Lunar X Prize is back, and 64-bit apps on ARM-based PCs may be around the corner.
35: April 05, 2018
Apr 4 • 1 min
34: April 04, 2018
Apr 3 • 1 min
Spotify held its IPO, Apple has hired a former Google executive, and a day of tragedy at YouTube HQ.
33: April 03, 2018
Apr 2 • 1 min
Apple is rumored to be preparing a move away from Intel CPUs in the Mac, Grindr shared HIV data with outside analytics firms and the government is upset Tesla shared details about a March crash that killed a Model X driver.
32: April 02, 2018
Apr 2 • 1 min
Drupal admins need to patch their sites, CloudFlare enters the DNS market and April Fools’ Day is still a thing.
31: March 31, 2018
Mar 30 • 1 min
SpaceX gets the green light for it’s satellite-based Internet access plans, Alexa is learning how DVRs work, and macOS users can now take advantage of eGPUs.
30: March 30, 2018
Mar 29 • 1 min
MyFitnessPal has been hacked, Microsoft is reorganizing its Windows division, and Uber has settled with the family of the woman killed in Arizona.
29: March 29, 2018
Mar 28 • 1 min
Apple CEO Tim Cook has tough words for Facebook, while Google has shipped a beta of the next version of Wear OS, and car companies aim to dazzle and the New York Auto Show.
28: March 28, 2018
Mar 28 • 1 min
Apple has a new iPad for consumers and schools, Google has purchased Tenor, and NASA’s next-generation telescope is behind schedule, again.
27: March 27, 2018
Mar 27 • 2 min
The FTC has opened an investigation into Facebook, Apple is building out its original content portfolio, and Acer has announced the world’s first ChromeOS tablet.
26: March 26, 2018
Mar 26 • 1 min
The NBA is experimenting with low-cost access to streaming, Tim Cook talks data privacy and Facebook’s Very Bad Week continues.
25: March 24, 2018
Mar 23 • 1 min
Apple has new emoji suggestions, Dropbox had a great first day of trading, and Elon Musk had his companies’ Facebook pages taken down.
24: March 23, 2018
Mar 22 • 1 min
Huawei and IBM are having bad days. GoPro is just having a bad … series of years.
23: March 22, 2018
Mar 21 • 1 min
Facebook is rolling out changes in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica leak, Fornite is raking in the cash, and Google may be buying Lytro.
22: March 21, 2018
Mar 20 • 1 min
Facebook is facing questions concerning Cambridge Analytica, while Google is launching new tools to stop the spread of fake news and YouTube makes livestreaming easier than ever.
21: March 20, 2018
Mar 19 • 1 min
A woman has died after being struck by a self-driving Uber in Arizona. Apple is investing in next-gen MicroLED displays, and GDC is underway.
20: March 19, 2018
Mar 18 • 1 min
Facebook dumped news on Friday evening about the Trump campaign’s use of personal user data, while the U.S. Navy has fitted Xbox controllers to its newest submarine and Twitter is reportedly banning cryptocurrency ads.
19: March 17, 2018
Mar 16 • 2 min
Apple is hosting an education-focused event on March 27, Google Lens has made it to iOS, and astronauts Scott and Mark Kelly aren’t as different as some media reports would leave you to believe.
18: March 16, 2018
Mar 15 • 1 min
Intel is working to protect future CPUs against Spectre, Google has renamed Android Wear, and Nest has launched a pair of new products.
17: March 15, 2018
Mar 14 • 1 min
The world remembers physicist Stephen Hawking today. Google launches new goodies for game development using Maps data, and Theranos and its CEO Elizabeth Holmes are charged by the SEC.
16: March 14, 2018
Mar 14 • 1 min
Fitbit has launched a new smartwatch, Trump has blocked the Broadcom takeover of Qualcomm, and Apple has announced the dates for its annual WWDC event.
15: March 13, 2018
Mar 12 • 1 min
Apple is purchasing Texture, Toshiba is launching smart glasses for the industrial work place, and Hue has announced a range of outdoor lighting products.
14: March 12, 2018
Mar 12 • 2 min
13: March 10, 2018
Mar 9 • 1 min
Alexa can now listen longer and Nintendo had a busy week.
12: March 09, 2018
Mar 8 • 1 min
Google is pushing for AMP to become a wider standard, Snap is laying off 120 engineers, and TunnelBear has been purchased by McAfee.
11: March 08, 2018
Mar 7 • 2 min
Window 10 S is being replaced by a new mode in Windows 10, Alexa is laughing creepily without warning, and Android P will bring updated notifications and notch support.
10: March 07, 2018
Mar 6 • 1 min
Blackberry is suing Facebook for patent infringements, Amazon is bringing free, two-hour Whole Foods delivery to Prime Members in Atlanta and San Francisco, and Disney parks can now be explored via Google Street View.
9: March 06, 2018
Mar 5 • 2 min
MoviePass is collecting large amounts of user data, Spotify is cracking down on pirates and HP is hoping to serve the healthcare industry with new PCs.
8: March 05, 2018
Mar 4 • 1 min
The Switch turns 1, Nest leaves Amazon.com and the MacBook Air may be getting an update this year.
7: March 02, 2018
Mar 1 • 2 min
Amazon is looking to make Alexa more language-aware while Dropbox is getting cozy with Google services and NOAA has launched a new weather satellite.
6: March 01, 2018
Feb 28 • 1 min
Spotify is filing for IPO, Twitter is rolling out a new bookmarks feature and Google has launched a Slack competitor named Hangout Chats.
5: February 28, 2018
Feb 27 • 1 min
Ford is testing self-driving cars in Miami, ASUS has unveiled its ZenFone 5 and Amazon is looking to purchase Ring.
4: February 27, 2018
Feb 26 • 2 min
Apple may be readying a new line of iPhone X models, while Sony and Canon both play catch-up with new products.
3: February 26, 2018
Feb 25 • 2 min
The Galaxy S9, Facebook at CPAC, and the Dropbox IPO.
2: February 23, 2018
Feb 22 • 2 min
Samsung’s Galaxy S9 has been leaked, the FCC is being sued over its net neutrality repeal, and Snap’s stock tumbled after a disgruntled tweet.
1: February 22, 2018
Feb 22 • 1 min
Twitter is banning bots, SpaceX is building a network of satellites and AT&T is rolling out 5G.
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Feb 13 • 0 min
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