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Apple, Samsung settle 7-year battle over smartphone design

The two tech giants have apparently settled out of court as they will "settle their remaining claims and counterclaims in this matter", according to the documen...


Comcast outage affecting customers nationwide

Comcast is one of the nation's largest operators of cable TV and residential internet services. The company, based in Philaedelphia, is reportedly the second...


Facebook ends its Aquila drone project

Despite ending its own internal development of the aircraft, Facebook said it would be "actively participating in a number of aviation advisory boards and rul...


An end to cracked screens? Student invents an AIRBAG for your phone

Phillip Frenzel, a 25-year-old master's student at Aalen University in Germany, came up with his idea after breaking his phone by throwing the jacket containing...


OnePlus 7, not OnePlus 6T, will have this future-proof feature

It won't be too long until more and more carriers start turning on their 5G networks, so it only makes sense to assume that plenty of Android vendors will launc...


Porsche 919 Evo Nurburgring Record in Progress: Sets 5:19 Lap Time

Driven by Germany's Timo Bernhard around the iconic 20.8 kilometre German circuit on Friday 29 June, the 919 Evo Hybrid beat the 35 year old lap record of 6:1...


Motorola to make mysterious ‘big announcement’ at its Chicago HQ in August

While not confirmed, this does lend further support to the idea the Motorola One series is created to be Motorola's Android One-specific lineup going forw...


Here's what to expect from the Samsung Galaxy Note9

Samsung already confirmed that it would be launching the Galaxy Note 9 on August 9. This was something that the leaks had also reported. The only different...


OnePlus guarantees software updates for two years, and security for three years

Looking at the schedule, it appears that OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T will continue getting standard OTA updates till November while the last Open Beta will arr...


Fortnite Final Fight LTM Disabled, 50v50 Returns

Now, Fortnite's developers have offered a minor update via Reddit . When Thursday rolled around though, there we no updates on the situation and PlayGro...


Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL shown off in high-quality renders

Given that the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL are meant to be flagship level handsets, it's nearly a guarantee that they will be packing Qualcomm's Snapdragon 845 chi...


KaiOS, the OS behind JioPhone, raises $22 million from Google

Meanwhile, the two companies are working to bring Google Assistant , Maps, YouTube , and Search to KaiOS. "This funding will help us fast-track development ...


Will You Have to Pay More Sales Taxes on Your Online Purchases?

South Dakota's governor has said his state loses out on an estimated $50 million a year in sales tax that doesn't get collected by out-of-state sellers. The r...


Control your kids' screen time on any device with T-Mobile's FamilyMode

T-Mobile FamilyMode is an app and hardware device combo described as a parent's digital ally. For parents, making sure their kids aren't overusing their dev...


Microsoft integrates AdBlock Plus in Edge mobile browser

Moreover, the browser offers exactly what the desktop version offers, as well as being able to scan QR codes without the need for another application. Microsoft...


In Wayfair case, Supreme Court to let states collect Internet sales tax

The U.S. Supreme Court freed states and local governments to start collecting billions of dollars in new sales taxes from online retailers, overturning a ruli...


Online Retailers Explore How to Collect Sales Taxes After Supreme Court Ruling

Most people will still pay for the fees if there's something that they really want, but some others may be frustrated with the hike in the cost of the items. Wh...


Chrome on Android now lets users surf websites without Internet

This new feature is available for users who update the latest version of Chrome on Android in the Google Play Store . How Google Chrome Can Be Used Wit...


The $159 Nokia 3.1 comes to the US July 2

Again, that's what you'd expect for such an low-cost phone. We'll know soon enough, Nokia , or rather HMD Global, have been excellent about getting software ...


Why #PermitPatty called police on 8-year-old black girl selling water

Ettel said the shouting was louder than the noise levels she regularly hears in the busy area. "She asked me where's my permit?" In the wake of the incident...