• HOW TO FIND OUT IF YOUR IPHONE 6S IS ELIGIBLE FOR FREE BATTERY REPLACEMENT

    When my iPhone 6s started shutting down earlier this month even though it still had 20% or 30% battery life showing, I suspected maybe it was just getting too cold. After all, I’ve seen my iPhones be temperature sensitive in the past. But it turns out that the problem really stemmed from a bug in […]

  • 67% OFF ICLEVER BOOSTCUBE 40W 4-PORT USB WALL CHARGER WITH FOLDABLE PLUG – DEAL ALERT

    This 40W/8A 4-port output wall charger from iClever detects the charging capacity of each device, and provides the fastest possible charge of up to 2.4 amps per port, charging any four USB-enabled devices simultaneously. Its compact design features a foldable plug.  It contains multiple internal protection mechanisms to guarantee the safety of your device. iClever’s […]

  • LENOVO PROMISES 12 NEW MOTO MOD ADD-ONS PER YEAR

    The Moto Z has quickly become the gold standard for modular phones, and it looks like it’s about to get a whole lot more expandability. Speaking at a press briefing last week, Moto promised that a whole new family of new snap-on accessories is on the way. Moto previously floated the idea of a possible Tango […]

  • HACKERS WANTED

    The U.S. Army ventured into unfamiliar territory last week, the first day of its “Hack the Army” bug bounty program that challenges dozens of invited hackers to infiltrate its computer networks and find vulnerabilities in select, public-facing Army websites. “We’re not agile enough to keep up with a number of things that are happening in […]

  • AT&T MEANS BUSINESS WITH A 5G TRIAL AT INTEL

    \ 5G and its multi-gigabit cellular speeds probably won’t hit the market until 2020, but one corporate customer of AT&T is about to taste what it may be like. AT&T is launching its first customer trial of 5G technologies – the first 5G trial for any business user in the U.S., the carrier believes. But […]

  • WITH A.I. ANNOUNCEMENT, MASTERCARD GOES FOR THE HYPE

    Corporations and politicians share a tendency to say things that are narrowly true, though a lack of context renders the statements misleading. Mastercard on Nov. 30 offered a terrific example of this in the security arena. On that day, the card brand rolled out something it calls Decision Intelligence, which it said “uses artificial intelligence technology […]

  • HOW TO DOWNLOAD NETFLIX MOVIES AND TV SHOWS TO YOUR PHONE OR TABLET

    For years, Netflix subscribers have dreamed of the ability to download movies or episodes of their favorite TV shows to accompany them on a long trip off the grid. Now that the dream has  we’re here to help you make that transition offline go as smoothly as possible so you can simply sit back and enjoy. […]

  • LG G6 NEWS AND RUMORS

    LG bet it all on mods with the G5, but its “Friends” ecosystem hasn’t been a winner, and the company hasn’t released further modules to help build the range and entice us. LG will really have to blow the competition out of the water with its next flagship phone, which we expect will be called […]

  • PAYPAL’S NEW DIGITAL HOLIDAY GIFT CARDS MAKE SENDING MONEY MORE PERSONAL

    Giving holiday cards with a few bucks hidden in their folds is a well-established tradition, but one that tends to translate poorly online. Beaming beer money to cousin Jimmy’s digital wallet isn’t nearly as personal as giving the Benjamin to said relative in a card and in person. It’s the equivalent of forking over a […]

  • GoPro releases the $299 Karma Grip handheld stabilizer

    The GoPro Karma Grip is now available. The camera maker announced today that the handheld stabilizer is for sale in select stores and GoPro.com for $299. This is the same handheld grip that shipped with the Karma drone — at least before the drone was recalledfor battery issues. The Karma Grip competes directly with the […]

  • The Google Pixel Has Been Rooted

    It was only a matter of time, really. Netherlands-based developer “Chainfire” posted the above photo yesterday showing the fruits of his labour: the Pixel, successfully rooted — after a bit of trial and error, of course. All the remains is to prepare the root for public consumption. Here’s Chainfire’s tweets announcing his “victory” over the […]

  • You Can Now Stream Stan And ABC iView Data-Free On Optus

    Optus has added Stan, ABC iview and ABC Kids iView apps to its data-free mobile streaming service. So that’s all of ABC’s channels — including ABC, ABC2, ABC News 24, ABC ME and ABC KIDS, as well as everything that Stan has to offer (highlights include Better Call Saul, Wolf Creek and No Activity along […]