Kobo Aura H20 Edition 2 review: A waterproof e-reader worthy of your consideration

Amazon Kindle owners have it pretty good. With a massive library of current bestsellers, old favorites, academic publications, comics, and magazines to choose from, there’s little chance of ever coming up short of something to read, especially when you throw Kindle Unlimited and the ability to share purchased books with members of your family into […]

Android O is “touching down to Earth with the total solar eclipse” on August 21, Google reveals

As rumored last week, August 21 will be an important day for Google and its mobile operating system. That’s because the company promises we’ll “meet the next release of Android and all of its super (sweet) new powers” on that day, which is also the day of the total solar eclipse. Google will hold a special […]

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A Launch Set for Monday, Specifications Revealed on Certification Site

Xiaomi’s next Redmi Note smartphone, the Redmi Note 5A, has been confirmed to launch on Monday. The company revealed that the Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A will be announced at an event in China on Monday at 7:30pm China Time. The event will see Lin Bin, Co-Founder of Xiaomi, unveiling the smartphone. Separately, Lei Jun, Chairman and CEO […]

XAT 2018: Application process begins, exam on January 7

Candidates can apply for the Xavier Aptitude Test (XAT) 2018, registration of which has started at the official website xatonline.net.in. The last date to submit application forms online is on November 30, 2017. The exam will be conducted by Xavier Association of Management Institutes (XAMI) on January 7, 2018. XAT is a national level entrance […]

Galaxy Note8 dummy leaks in the wild, promotional materials reveal specs

The upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note8 leaked in a press render showing its Deep Sea Blue color version less than a day ago, and now we’re back with more on the highly anticipated device. First off, a Note8 dummy has been caught in the wild somewhere in China, and an impromptu photo shoot resulted. Here are the most relevant images: […]

How to Set Up Your Own Spotify Rival to Stream Music for Free

If you’re looking to get your music fix today, chances are you’ll open up a streaming service such as Spotify, or Apple Music. But despite the ubiquity of these apps, there are artists who maintain exclusivity on their work: Jay Z’s 4:44 is still not on Spotify, Beyoncé’s Lemonade is only on Tidal, and Adele’s 25 didn’t hit […]

Blizzard’s keeping the Battle.net name after all

It’s been nearly a year since Blizzard announced it was retiring the beloved Battle.net name—a fact you may or may not have noticed, as you’ve almost certainly kept calling it Battle.net this entire time anyway. Not only was the new “Blizzard App” nomenclature awkward and sterile sounding, but…well, people love Battle.net. So now it’s back. And for good reason. […]

LG teases V30’s software prowess: Floating Bar, Always On Display, and Face/Voice recognition

Just days after it revealed some hardware details for the upcoming V30 smartphone, LG has now shared some of the software-related information. In terms of UI, the device sports the South Korean company’s UX 6.0+. While we already know that the V30 doesn’t feature a secondary ‘ticker’ display (that was there in the V10 and V20), LG says the display has evolved to become […]

Why Google Just Canceled Its All-Hands Meeting About That Controversial Anti-Diversity Memo

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has canceled a town hall meeting scheduled Thursday, Aug. 10. The all-hands meeting, in which everyone is expected to show up, was called in light of a memo that caused a media firestorm over the past few days. The decision to drop the event was made after several employees voiced their […]