How ‘Black Mirror’ kinda predicted this iPhone X feature

September 20, 2017

We already know that Charlie Brooker’s dystopian line Black Mirror is the perfect, frightful commentary for our tech-filled occasions. SEE ALSO: Even Apple acknowledges Face ID can’t fully procure your sensitive data But rarely has it been so well evidenced than during Apple’s announcement of “animojis” — that is, dynamic 3D emojis that resemble your aspect. When you smile, frown, or sneer at the iPhone X, the device’s facial recognition…

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Everything we expect to see at Apple’s big iPhone 8 reveal

September 13, 2017

Image: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Apple’s next iPhones are almost here. We’re just days away from what will be Apple’s most anticipated reveal in recent memory. On Tuesday morning, CEO Tim Cook will take the stage at the company’s Steve Jobs Theatre in Cupertino and show off three new iPhones.  We’ll also get our first look at the next Apple Watch, Apple TV, and hear the latest updates on iOS and…

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Apple will probably unveil the iPhone 8 on September 12, per report

September 5, 2017

Apple’s drop theme might lastly be scheduled . Image: CHRISTIAN BRUNA/ EPA/ REX/ Shutterstock Apple were allegedly settled on the appointment for its highly predicted dusk theme where we’ll lastly determine the iPhone 8 — Sept. 12 — according to a new report from the Wall st. Journal citing sources who are aware Apple’s plans. The company’s annual twilight theme occurrence, which has become one of the most important daytimes…

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Microsoft’s Surface devices are fine and there’s probably nothing to worry about

September 4, 2017

Image: Richard Levine/Corbis via Getty Images Microsoft is on the defense after Consumer Reports withdrew its recommendation for the Surface Pro and Surface Book computers last week, alleging the devices had poor reliability. The non-profit publication reported its survey of 90,000 tablet and laptop owners found that about “25 percent of Microsoft laptops and tablets will present their owners with problems by the end of the second year of ownership.”…

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Woman seeks career advice on the tech industry, gets the sleaziest reply

September 4, 2017

It’s a sad state of affairs when a woman reaches out for career advice from an industry influencer, and instead finds herself on the receiving end of inappropriate messages. When 18-year-old Lydia Jones contacted a male entrepreneur for career advice, the conversation quickly took a handbrake turn into creepy territory. SEE ALSO: Yes, that controversial Google diversity rant matters. Like, really matters. Jones’ says she wanted a steer on entering…

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The 8 best gadgets from Berlin’s IFA 2017 technology show

September 4, 2017

Image: raymond wong/mashable Europe’s largest technology show, IFA, kicked off early this week in Berlin. Running until Sept. 6, the huge show gives everyone a glimpse into the future of consumer tech. While the biggest tech announcements are reserved for CES in January, big brands like Samsung and LG still debut some pretty sweet products at IFA.  SEE ALSO: What it’s like to have a lightsaber battle with Kylo Ren…

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Apple might use an entirely different name for the deluxe new iPhone

September 3, 2017

Excited to finally have a shot at buying the iPhone… Edition? Image: loris ravera/mashable Apple is expected to reveal its newest generation of iPhones on Sept. 12 at a special fall media event, and now, we might have a better sense what they’ll be called. According to a 9to5Mac report, the names of the phones announced will be: iPhone 8 iPhone 8 Plus iPhone Edition The report cites a pair…

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Why youll probably want the next Apple Watch

August 30, 2017

The next version of the Apple Watch could be a game changer.Image: Getty Images Apple is getting ready to launch a new version of the Apple Watch that doesn’t need to be paired with an iPhone in order to work, according to Bloomberg. The report, published earlier this month, claims the next version of the watch will include an LTE chip for internet connectivity and suggests the watch’s square casing…

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Facebook is testing a secret photo sharing app in China, report says

August 12, 2017

Image: Schiefelbein/AP/REX/Shutterstock Facebook is even more desperate to have a presence in China than we thought. The social network has been secretly testing a photo sharing app in the country, according to a new report in The New York Times. SEE ALSO: Facebook is dangerous for Democracyhere’s why The app, reportedly called “Colorful Balloons” is apparently a Chinese version of Facebook’s photo-sharing app, Moments. The app, first released in the…

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