Gadgets, Game & Mobile News

Comcast makes ‘sizable’ investment in Tile

Engadget - Mon, 2018-09-24 14:17
Comcast has made a significant investment in Tile, TechCrunch reports, and the two companies will work together on products and marketing going forward. Though numbers aren't being disclosed, someone with knowledge of the deal told TechCrunch the inv...

The spookiest movies and shows on Netflix: October 2018 - CNET

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 14:12
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina and The Shining are coming to Netflix!

Patrick Stewart shares first photo from new Star Trek Picard show - CNET

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 14:08
Jean-Luc Picard of Star Trek fame is about to embark on a new life chapter.

Google Lens is coming to Image search results

Engadget - Mon, 2018-09-24 13:55
Google is celebrating the twentieth birthday of its search engine, and is continuing to make changes to the way we find information. Searches are getting more visual, and the results that Google delivers need to cater to what we're looking for -- lik...

Google Feed gets renamed Discover, will appear on mobile homepage

Engadget - Mon, 2018-09-24 13:55
Last year, Google announced Feed, a personalized news feed that lives under the Google search box in the mobile app. Today, however, the company is rebranding Feed to Discover. You'll still get the same listing of current topics and upcoming events,...

T-Mobile relaunches prepaid service with Amazon and Google perks

Engadget - Mon, 2018-09-24 13:42
T-Mobile hasn't showered much of its attention on its prepaid MetroPCS brand, but it's rectifying that omission today. It's relaunching the budget carrier as Metro, and introducing unlimited plans that not only edge closer to T-Mobile's regular servi...

Google's new activity cards will save your previous searches

Engadget - Mon, 2018-09-24 13:36
It's been twenty years since Google launched its search engine, and today it's hard to imagine a world without it. At an event in San Francisco today, the company announced new features to Search that would change the way we use the internet in the d...

Snapchat will let you shop on Amazon using its camera

Engadget - Mon, 2018-09-24 13:19
Snapchat will soon let you use its camera to shop for products on Amazon, following reports that such a tool was on the way. When you point the camera at a product or barcode and hold your finger on it, an Amazon card will pop up when the tool recogn...

Westeros awaits: Game of Thrones sets opening to tourists - CNET

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 13:09
Stake your own claim to the Iron Throne with a trip to the Northern Ireland sets after season 8 of the HBO hit airs.

Pandora gets a new weapon to fight Spotify (The 3:59, Ep. 462) - CNET

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 13:05
Plus, Amazon's device announcement bonanza.

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back producer Gary Kurtz dead at 78 - CNET

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 13:03
The Star Wars producer also worked on American Graffiti and The Dark Crystal over his career.

macOS Mojave is now available for download

Engadget - Mon, 2018-09-24 13:01
If you've been waiting (im)patiently for MacOS 10.14, better known as Mojave, then this is your day. You can now download and install the new operating system on your compatible Mac system.

macOS Mojave is out today. Here’s what to expect.

Engadget - Mon, 2018-09-24 13:00
While Apple didn't talk much about Macs at its big iPhone event two weeks ago, we did learn that macOS Mojave would be released on September 24th. Well, here we are. I've been testing a final build of Mojave for the past week or so, and while it's no...

Microsoft merges search across Windows 10, Office, Edge and Bing

Engadget - Mon, 2018-09-24 12:43
Amid hardware updates and other announcements at Ignite 2018 Monday, Microsoft said it's releasing a string of new features to boost productivity, including one major change that will affect how you find what you're looking for. The company is unifyi...

Mercedes-Benz brings new B-Class (and way more) to 2018 Paris Motor Show - Roadshow

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 12:36
The new GLE and EQC will make their auto-show debuts, as well.

Shazam is now officially part of Apple, and will soon be ad-free - CNET

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 12:32
The music recognition app reportedly cost Apple around $400 million.

NASA Mars spacecraft snapped a celebratory selfie - CNET

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 12:31
The Maven orbiter looks shiny in a rare self-portrait.

T-Mobile is rebranding MetroPCS, offering new unlimited plans - CNET

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 12:28
The prepaid brand will start using a new name: Metro by T-Mobile. It will offer new unlimited plans that include Amazon Prime membership and Google One storage.

Four things we learned from the Apple Watch 4 teardown - CNET

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 12:16
Apple packs a lot into the smaller space, yet makes replacing the screen and the battery easier.

Lincoln's used-car subscription program not off to the best start - Roadshow

CNET News - Mon, 2018-09-24 12:13
The automaker will alter, not shelve, its fledgling pilot.