Stories about Electronics

Jun 21 2018

States can now force you to pay online sales tax

Customers were generally supposed to pay the tax to the state themselves if they don't get charged it, but the vast majority didn't. "When the day-to-day functions of...

Jun 21 2018

Microsoft Buys Video Startup Flipgrid, Offers Free To Schools 06/19/2018

Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft , tweeted on Monday. It's where students amplify and feel amplified. Why it matters: Google dominates the education market with its...

Jun 20 2018

PUBG Corp. Announces 50 Million Copies Sold, 400 Million Players in Total

Twenty items of clothing, four weapon skins, four XP boosts and eight BP boosts are all up for grabs with the pass, which costs $9.99, including a full guard and prison u...

Jun 20 2018

Former Sony Developer Explains PlayStation Cross Platform Blocks

When Fortnite released on Switch last week, it reignited the discussion around Sony and its role in crossplay on consoles. The reason Sony won't allow crossplay o...

Jun 20 2018

BIS GM Argues New Cryptos Are "the Alchemy of age Innovation"

The entire bitcoin blockchain constitutes around 170 gigabytes of data, meaning that the average smartphone would be unable to store the blockchain with "a matter of ...

Jun 20 2018

New Generation Suzuki Jimny To Debut In Japan Next Month - Auto News

Suzuki has sold 2.85 million Jimnys worldwide in its 48-year history, the company said. Although there will be an extensive palette of funky, youthful exterior colors, th...

Jun 20 2018

Oppo Find X Ditches Display Notch With Motorized Pop-Up Camera System

Open the camera app and it emerges from the top of the phone in about half a second; switch away, and it slides into the body of the Find X . The upshot is that Oppo c...

Jun 19 2018

The Oppo Find X features pop-up front and rear cameras

The Find X doesn't disappoint. The front is all display, with a slight Galaxy S9-like curve around the side edges. Oppo says this will be the first phone it sel...

Jun 19 2018

Apple fined $9m for misleading Australian customers with faulty iPhones and iPads

At the core of the Australian suit is an issue that has attracted global regulatory attention: Apple's stated unwillingness to fix devices that have been opened by third-...

Jun 19 2018

Google Pixel 3 all but confirmed to keep single lens camera

Interestingly the image does corroborate previous rumours that Google would be including a dual-lens front camera on the phone, tucked away inside the notch that's now ...

Jun 19 2018

Sweden: Several wounded in shooting in Malmo

Two of the six people wounded in the shooting - men aged 18 and 29 - later succumbed to their injuries in hospital, police said in a statement. Witnesses told Swedis...

Jun 19 2018

Google's Low-Code App Maker Now Generally Available

As mentioned above Google has come up with something that could help the non-professionals to develop an app which the company is calling App Maker. App Maker is create...

Jun 19 2018

Google’s iMessage competitor just got a tiny bit better

Google has been planning a web version of Android Messages for months-we've seen it appear in teardown , after teardown, after teardown. Google is starting to plu...

Jun 19 2018

Google Maps just evicted Uber bookings

Google has removed the ability to book an Uber ride from inside Google Maps . Going forward, to book an Uber ride, you will have to use the Uber app. Uber Uber has rev...

Jun 19 2018

Google's new, free Spotify rival — YouTube Music

Interestingly YouTube Music will support more AI smarts. Google Play Music subscribers will automatically move to YouTube Music , without losing their playlists, p...

Jun 18 2018

IOS 12 Will Add New Emergency Calling Feature

Both Android and iOS already offer Advanced Mobile Location (AML) services, sending the best geolocation your phone can muster to emergency services when you call...

Jun 18 2018

OnePlus 6 update to OxygenOS 5.1.7 now rolling out

We received some reports from users in India that they had experienced stability issues with Oxygen OS 5.1.6 update, we have paused the rollout of this OTA. The roll-ou...

Jun 18 2018

Sen. Collins: Separating Children and Parents 'Contrary to Our Values'

A spokeswoman for Melania Trump told CNN on Sunday that the first lady "hates to see children separated from their families " and hopes lawmakers from both parties c...

Jun 17 2018

Apple has made resolving issues easier with the Support app

Either way, Onavo is a great example of corporate spyware , so if it's booted off the App Store the only tears shed will be crocodile ones. They also must be signed in t...

Jun 17 2018

Gmail For iOS Gets AI-Powered Notifications: Here’s How To Enable It

Being a server-side change, Google says "that the new feature will be rolled out in the next one to three days time and You, however, need to have the latest Gmail ve...