• Apple schedules an event for March 25 at Steve Jobs Theater
Apple schedules an event for March 25 at Steve Jobs Theater

Also at the March 25 event, rumors are rife that the company might reveal a news service, which would also line up with its acquisition of news subscription aggregator Texture. Apple is also in discussions with HBO, part of AT&T Inc-owned WarnerMedia, to become part of the service and it could yet make it in time for the launch, according to a pers...

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  • Majority Of Android Antivirus Apps Are Fake
Majority Of Android Antivirus Apps Are Fake

Up to 150 million Android users have potentially been exposed to rogue malware via as many as 206 applications previously found on the Google Play Store , Check Point Research reports . Past studies have confirmed that hackers use fake antivirus apps to fool unassuming users into downloading malware to their devices. "Most of the above apps, ...

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  • Budget Samsung Galaxy A2 Core With Android Go Leaks
Budget Samsung Galaxy A2 Core With Android Go Leaks

Some have experimented with pop-up cameras but Samsung's idea of integrating the necessary equipment into the display seems feels like the right way forward. It's also not the first time the company has spoken about releasing an all-screen phone. But that was just the beginning as Samsung is working on completely eliminating the punch-hole by m...

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  • Huawei has backup Android plan
Huawei has backup Android plan

Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has confirmed that it has developed its own proprietary operating systems (OS) and is ready to implement those in case its legal battle with the USA leads to a ban on the export of US-made products and services such as Android and Windows.

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  • Valve launches 'Steam Link Anywhere' in open beta
Valve launches 'Steam Link Anywhere' in open beta

Steam Link Anywhere is still in its beta stage, but it should provide gamers with relatively decent streaming experience. Regardless, to try the feature, enter your Steam settings and switch to the latest client beta build; anything dated March 13 or newer will work, according to Valve.

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  • Ontario Government To Ban All Cellphones From Classrooms Next Year
Ontario Government To Ban All Cellphones From Classrooms Next Year

That means students could use them in between classes, at lunch, and during after-school activities. Ministry of education officials, speaking on background, said students wouldn't be expected to lock up their phones and while enforcement will be hard, it will be left up to school boards.

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  • Android Q Beta 1 officially announced
Android Q Beta 1 officially announced

But the developer beta will mostly showcase the changes behind the scenes, such as Android Q's souped-up privacy features and support for foldable displays; the latter will be handy given the upcoming debuts of the Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X .

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  • Pixelbook begone? Google reportedly reduces in-house computer production
Pixelbook begone? Google reportedly reduces in-house computer production

Manufacturing roles within Create were not reportedly not impacted by the recent downsizing, which indicates that Google's near term product lineup may be unaffected. Similarly, the Pixel Slate has also been greeted with raised eyebrows along with complaints that its tablet-optimized interface wasn't ready for the prime time at launch.

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  • Android Q Beta launch is imminent according to Google’s bug tracker
Android Q Beta launch is imminent according to Google’s bug tracker

It's that time of the year when developers and advanced users look forward to the beta builds of Google's latest Android release . However, a screenshot posted on Reddit that is claimed to be from a Google developer calendar, suggests Wednesday, March 13 could be the day of the Q beta launch.

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  • Sega pulls 'Judgement' sales following voice actor's cocaine arrest
Sega pulls 'Judgement' sales following voice actor's cocaine arrest

The Mainichi News reports that 51-year-old Taki confessed to using a small amount of cocaine , and police are now searching for further evidence. "Sega has received the arrest reports and are now confirming the facts, but for the time being, we will voluntarily refrain from shipments and digital sales of [ Judgment ], as well as from things li...

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  • Facebook, Instagram go down in several parts of the world
Facebook, Instagram go down in several parts of the world

PT on Wednesday. "We're aware that some people are now having trouble accessing the Facebook family of apps", Facebook said in a statement . "The length of time , plus number of users affected, makes this comfortably the most severe outage in Facebook's history", he said on Twitter ".

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  • Samsung Galaxy S10 face unlock fooled by 2D pictures
Samsung Galaxy S10 face unlock fooled by 2D pictures

The company introduced the Galaxy S10e, S10, S10+, and S10 5G. The 10th-anniversary Galaxy S10 phones, which went on sale throughout the world Friday, are expected to achieve sales targets of 10 million for the first quarter and another 10 million for the April-June period, according to Samsung's parts suppliers.

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  • Android Q’s new camera features will make shutterbugs happy
Android Q’s new camera features will make shutterbugs happy

Portrait photos are all the rage these days, and in Android Q , Google's taking them to another level with a feature called "dynamic depth". Foldable phone improvements. Mind you, the beta is bound to be full of bugs so we recommend not using a primary device to test out the beta. For Downloads, users can decide which Download files an app can...

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  • Google's Gmail, Drive, YouTube and some other services suffer global outage
Google's Gmail, Drive, YouTube and some other services suffer global outage

Google said it was aware of "an issue with Google Drive" starting at 7:53 p.m. You are not alone. At around noon Wednesday, Google first reported through its G Suite Status Dashboard that it was investigating reports of issues with Gmail and Google Drive, saying that affected users would be able to access both services but would see "error...

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  • Verizon's 5G network is coming to Chicago and Minneapolis on April 11
Verizon's 5G network is coming to Chicago and Minneapolis on April 11

Verizon is tacking $10 per month onto its Go Unlimited, Beyond Unlimited and Above Unlimited plans for the opportunity to utilize its new 5G network. And on March 14, customers can order the 5G moto mod , a clip-on modem that will make the Motorola moto z3 compatible with the new network.

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  • Can’t load Facebook and Instagram? You’re not alone
Can’t load Facebook and Instagram? You’re not alone

Messaging services are also being affected. Users were given an "error" message when they attempted to log in to Facebook that read, " Facebook Will Be Back Soon". Facebook responded to speculation that it was hacked on March 13 as the social media giant grappled with a website outage affecting millions of people across the world and in the...

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  • Halo: The Master Chief Collection is coming to Steam, starting with Reach
Halo: The Master Chief Collection is coming to Steam, starting with Reach

Instead, the games will be rolled out one by one, starting off with Halo Reach on the PC. Not just Windows Store either, it'll also be on Steam! The Master Chief Collection will also include Halo Reach for the first time. They also announced that Halo: Reach would be added to Halo: MCC on consoles in two parts - the multiplayer for exis...

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  • Spotify and Hulu drop streaming bundle to $10 a month
Spotify and Hulu drop streaming bundle to $10 a month

Two years ago, Spotify became one of the first major apps to break into the market, offering Hulu subscription bundles for students . Visit the Your Services Page on your Spotify account to activate Hulu's ad supported plan as part of your account.

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  • Windows 10 now automatically recovers from bollixed updates
Windows 10 now automatically recovers from bollixed updates

It will also delay reinstalling the updates for 30 days to give Microsoft time to diagnose the issues before trying again. The company writes that these updates and patches "keep your device secure and running at peak efficiency", but they occasionally run into incompatibility issues.

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  • Apple says ‘it’s show time’ March 25
Apple says ‘it’s show time’ March 25

It's been rumored for months, and now it's official - Apple will will hold a media event on March 25th, at 10:00am local time at the Steve Jobs Theater at its Cupertino campus. Apple's live stream page gives some clues about the launch event. The TV streaming service will only be announced by Apple during the event, with its actual launch ...

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