2 Days Ago YouTube says it’s opening up YouTube Original content published after September 24th, 2019 to non-Premium users for free, but watchers will have to sit through online ads and a less convenient showtime schedule.
2 Days Ago Google promised back in May to give the in-vehicle Android Auto interface a fresh coat paint. While the company had started sending out the new version in late July, not everyone received it.
2 Days Ago Motorola finally announced its Motorola One Action smartphone that sports a rare 21:9 aspect ratio display, and a camera that films horizontally even when the phone is held vertically.
3 Days Ago Fez, a puzzle platform game made and published by Montreal-based developer Polytron Corporation, will be available for free from August 22nd to August 29th on the Epic Games Store.
3 Days Ago According to a so-called IQ test conducted by Loup Ventures’ Gene Munster, Google Assistant answered 92.9 percent of the test questions correctly, leaving Siri (83.1 percent) and Alexa (79.8 percent) behind.
3 Days Ago OnePlus just published separate updates for the OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 6T (Oxygen OS 9.0.16) that includes DC dimming, Fnatic Mode, August security patch, and a list of general tweaks.
4 Days Ago Google announced on August 14th that its Education program would bring a new feature to combat plagiarism along with a handful of updates. Google calls the new tool ‘originality reports,’ and it works similarly to anti-plagiarism services like Turnitin.
4 Days Ago In Canada and the U.S., Uber has partnered with several campus safety organizations to increase safety awareness among college students in areas such as ridesharing and sexual assault.
5 Days Ago Winnipeg Football Club has partnered with Givex to offer football fans convenient ways to purchase food and drinks at IG Stadium. As the CFL season is approaching, the football team wants to make sure its fans can enjoy the game without leaving the seat for pizza and hot dogs.
5 Days Ago Adobe Lightroom’s August 2019 update adds GPU-acceleration and more to the macOS and Windows versions of Lightroom Classic, along with new features and revisions for the Lightroom Creative Cloud apps.
5 Days Ago Spotify for Podcasters, a data analytics dashboard dedicated to podcast creators using the music streaming platform, just moved from beta on August 13th. Through the service, podcasters who submit their work to Spotify can, in return, obtain demographic data and insight related to their audience.
5 Days Ago In a new report, Bloomberg claims Facebook recruited human contractors to transcribe users’ voice chats on the Messenger app to check the interpretation accuracy of the company’s artificial intelligence.
5 Days Ago Facebook has opened up its augmented reality Spark AR platform in the form of a public beta, allowing anyone to build their own Instagram face filter, according to The Verge.
6 Days Ago Zagg’s folio keyboard case now has a variant specifically for the iPad mini 5. The new folio case brings backlit keys with seven colour options, a hinge that supports 180-degree viewing, and up-to two-years of battery life.
6 Days Ago The team behind Minecraft has revealed the cancellation of the game’s ‘Super Duper Graphics Pack’ visual upgrade due to technical challenges. Below is a full statement from Mojang regarding the decision: “Some of you might remember us announcing the Super Duper Graphics Pack during E3 2017.
6 Days Ago Samsung has finally unveiled its 108-megapixels ISOCELL Bright HMX camera sensor created through a partnership with Xiaomi. With a native pixel count almost unheard of in the current world of smartphones, the Bright HMX easily overshadows its competing sensors when it comes to raw capture fidelity.
6 Days Ago Sonos could be in the process of releasing its first-ever portable speaker, according to The Verge that went through the company’s filings to the U.S. Federal Communication Commission.
8 Days Ago Google’s Material Theme is finally making its way to the Docs, Sheets and Slides apps months after Google Drive received the facelift on mobile and web.
9 Days Ago According to a photo posted on Galaxy Club, Samsung has manufactured a 6,000mAh battery module for a purported smartphone called the Galaxy M20s. The battery in question bears the product code ‘EB-BM207ABY.’ Android Authority reported that the ‘M207’ could refer to ‘SM-M207,’ a name that allegedly represents the Galaxy M20s.
10 Days Ago According to the popular network benchmark site SpeedTest, Vancouver is the only North American city to make the company’s list of top 11 gaming cities. Compared to top-dogs like Bucharest, Romania and Chengdu, China, the sprawling British Columbian metropolis came in at no.9 on the list.
10 Days Ago The makers behind the indie game Quench said on Twitter that they’ll donate $1 from all sales of their game in August to support non-profit humanitarian organization charity: water.
10 Days Ago The iOS 13 Public Beta 5 just landed for testers who like to live on the edge. With the latest update, Apple added a few features and UI tweaks such as new Dark Mode shortcuts, Hide Link Previews and three more adjustments.
11 Days Ago Those who love Wendy’s Frosties and enjoy food delivery service are in for a great late summer. From August 1st to 31st, Wendy’s will throw in a complementary small Frosty for each order that came from food-delivery network SkipTheDishes.
11 Days Ago A business graduate from the University of Toronto Scarborough came up a start-up to introduce electric scooters for the Canadian market. “I want to provide a reasonable product to the market that people actually need and can use in a safe way,” says Richard Cao, the mastermind behind the said company called Roll Technologies Inc...
11 Days Ago With the release of 16.0.11901, Microsoft OneNote on Android brings a new drag-and-drop control scheme into page-reordering and better compatibility with keyboard gestures. To reorganize pages in your notebooks, users need to long-press an on-screen element and drag it across the list to reposition it.