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Apple Is Now Facing Eight Lawsuits After Admitting to Slowing Down Old iPhones
Apple (aapl, -2.59%) defrauded iPhone users by slowing devices without warning to compensate for poor battery performance, according to eight lawsuits filed in various federal courts in the week since the company opened up about the year-old software ...
A Shaking Porsche vs A Tesla Model S (GIFs + Video)
Talking about cars in general and electric cars in particular, you are bound to get around to the subject of the launch from 0–60 mph acceleration every now and then. And frankly, it doesn't really make sense in daily life, does it? The recent hype ...
10 things your new Alexa-powered smart speaker can do
If you got an Amazon Echo Dot or Echo Spot this holiday season, you weren't alone. According to Amazon, “tens of millions” of Alexa-enabled devices were sold this holiday season. If you're the new owner of an Echo smart speaker from Amazon, or other ...
The Verge 2017 tech report card: Samsung
Let's start with the good news: no Samsung phones caught fire or exploded this year. Samsung entered 2017 on its heels, coming off the embarrassing debacle of the Galaxy Note 7, a phone that was recalled not just once but twice in 2016, for having a ...
FCC approves first wireless 'power-at-a-distance' charging system
Charging your mobile device wirelessly is certainly less of a hassle than plugging it in, but still requires the device be in physical contact with its station to actually work. That's about to change now that the Federal Communications Commission has ...
South China Morning Post
Bitcoin's all the rage with millennials but it's certainly no passing fad
South China Morning Post
In the financial markets, 2017 will be remembered as the year when volatility collapsed, Europe appeared to have bucked the trend of anti-establishment populism and, in the last two months of the year, the bitcoin craze reached fever pitch. Since mid ...
Golf-ball-size meteor stuns New England
'FIERY' SIGHT: A suspected meteor that streaked across the northern New England sky last night, captivating viewers, was captured by the Mount Agamenticus webcam. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to Facebook FacebookShare to Twitter TwitterShare to ...
Sex Trafficking Sting Finds Microsoft, Amazon Workers As Clients
A sex trafficking sting made interesting reveals including the fact that employees from Microsoft, Amazon, and other tech companies used their work emails to buy prostitution services. The companies say it's against their policies. ( Valery Hache ...
A Triumphant Year for SpaceX
Like The Atlantic? Subscribe to The Atlantic Daily, our free weekday email newsletter. The year 2017 has turned out to be a good one for rocket science in the United States. American companies made 29 successful rocket launches into orbit, the ...
Destiny 2 ads are popping up on PS4 Dashboards
Christmas has come and gone, and with it a lot of shiny new game systems have been brought into homes all around the world. Sony and Activision have thus seized the opportunity to push a sneaky, sneaky ad on your PS4 dashboard (similar to the "Gift ...