Gadgets, Game & Mobile News

This is what Telltale's 'Stranger Things' game might have looked like

Engadget - Tue, 2018-09-25 08:01
Following the "majority studio closure" of Telltale Games last week, the future of many of its planned projects has been up in the air. Rumors suggest that The Walking Dead: The Final Season has been canceled, incomplete, while The Wolf Among Us 2 ha...

Five major features your Android phone sorely needs - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2018-09-25 08:00
A decade after Google brought us Android, these fixes are still MIA.

Uber's Skyports are the gateway to on-demand air travel - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2018-09-25 08:00
Fancy hopping across the city in your own air taxi? UberAir could be your answer. And to get you to your aircraft, Uber is planning on building a network of skyports to help you board in style.

Volkswagen's MEB platform underpins a new generation of electric cars - Roadshow

CNET News - Tue, 2018-09-25 08:00
By 2025, Volkswagen expects to sell 1 million MEB-based EVs.

Telltale Games may finish The Walking Dead's final season after all - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2018-09-25 07:57
The developer could have help in releasing the last two episodes of Clementine's story despite its shutdown.

Leica's new app lets you control your camera with a smartphone

Engadget - Tue, 2018-09-25 07:30
We know Leica is planning to announce some cameras at Photokina 2018, but before it gets to that, the company has revealed a new app for owners of its current shooters. The application, which will work for iOS and Android when it launches, is going t...

Sony is working on 12 new lenses for its Alpha mirrorless cameras

Engadget - Tue, 2018-09-25 07:15
Now that Canon and Nikon are eager to get a piece of the mirrorless camera market, Sony is letting it be known that it isn't slowing down its efforts in the space anytime soon. The company announced at Photokina 2018 that it has 12 new E-Mount lenses...

Nailed it? Canon's new Pixma printer could help you save on manicures - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2018-09-25 07:02
But it takes up a lot more space than a few bottles of nail polish.

Panasonic announces two full-frame L-Mount mirrorless cameras

Engadget - Tue, 2018-09-25 07:01
Following the launch of the L-Mount alliance, Panasonic has revealed a pair of full-frame L-Mount mirrorless cameras, the 47-megapixel Lumix S1 and 24-megapixel S1R. Both have built-in image stabilization, a large, high-resolution EVF, triaxial tilt...

Compare these iPhone XS vs. iPhone X photos - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2018-09-25 07:00
Think there's no difference between the cameras on the iPhone XS and iPhone X? See for yourself.

iPhone XS vs. iPhone X: The camera makes all the difference - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2018-09-25 07:00
Looks like the same dual 12-megapixel cameras as last year. Trust us, they’re not.

Uber brings 24/7 phone support to the UK

Engadget - Tue, 2018-09-25 07:00
The whole point of Uber is to make getting from A to B as easy and convenient as possible, but when things go awry (which can include anything from confusing cleaning fees to allegations of harassment) getting in touch with an actual human on Uber's...

Tinder gives extra control to women with 'My Move' feature - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2018-09-25 06:51
The setting allows women to start the conversation, and it's currently being trialled.

The Morning After: Inside Apple Watch Series 4

Engadget - Tue, 2018-09-25 06:30
Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. This morning, we're taking a peek inside Apple's latest wearable and getting prepared for Photokina. Also: the latest info about macOS, Office 2019 and Telltale Games.

UK newspapers want big tech to pay for using their work

Engadget - Tue, 2018-09-25 06:20
In the face of plummeting profits, British newspapers are trying to squeeze compensation out of tech giants that are raking in billions of ad dollars off the back of their content. With the auspice of the newspaper industry's trade body, the News Med...

Sikur launches high-security phones based on Sony hardware

Engadget - Tue, 2018-09-25 06:00
Sikur garnered attention with its reportedly hack-resistant GranitePhone back in 2015, but the follow-up has been a long time in coming -- it only just announced a follow-up in February. The sequels are here, however, and they'll look more than a li...

iPhone XS Max crushes XS in early sales, Apple analyst says - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2018-09-25 05:59
Demand for the larger iPhone is "better than expected," according to Ming-Chi Kuo.

Panasonic, Leica and Sigma unveil the L-Mount mirrorless alliance

Engadget - Tue, 2018-09-25 05:57
Panasonic, Leica and Sigma have joined forces to create the L-Mount alliance for full-frame and APS-C sensor cameras to better compete against Nikon, Canon and Sony. The alliance will support Leica's L-Mount system, first launched in 2014 and used by...

Google CEO Sundar Pichai will meet US officials to discuss censorship

Engadget - Tue, 2018-09-25 05:30
Sundar Pichai, the CEO of Google, will appear at a private meeting with Republican lawmakers on the Capitol Hill on Friday, September 28th, following recent allegations that the company had previously censored search results. In addition to that, Pic...

Scientists find giant dust storms on Saturn’s biggest moon - CNET

CNET News - Tue, 2018-09-25 05:10
It’s the first time scientists have found the occurrence on Titan.