Latest OnePlus 6T update brings an equalizer for Bluetooth headphones

The OnePlus 6T abandoned the headphone jack, but that caused an issue – the Audio Tuner option (i.e. the equalizer) in Oxygen OS only worked with wired headphones, Bluetooth ones were not supported. So, unless you had a pair of USB-C headphones, you essentially had no equalizer on your new phone. This injustice is being […]

Google launches VisBug, a Chrome extension for point-and-click web design

At the Chrome Dev Summit that’s taking place today in San Francisco, Google announced a new developer tool called VisBug that simplifies the task of editing a web page using a simple point-and-click interface. VisBug is currently available as a Chrome extension that can be installed from the main Chrome Web Store. Google engineers likened […]

Google launches VisBug, a Chrome extension for point-and-click web design

At the Chrome Dev Summit that’s taking place today in San Francisco, Google announced a new developer tool called VisBug that simplifies the task of editing a web page using a simple point-and-click interface. VisBug is currently available as a Chrome extension that can be installed from the main Chrome Web Store. Google engineers likened […]

Huawei patents phone design with a hole in the display for the earpiece

Holes are the new notches – Huawei is considering cutting a slit for the earpiece as revealed by a design patent filed with the USPTO. This is interesting, because the expectation was that holes will be used for selfie cameras (like in Samsung’s Infinity-O design and teased with the Galaxy A8s). In fact, the patent […]

US Mail Bomber Looked For Inspiration, Found It In Trump, Say His Friends

The first thing that stood out about Cesar Sayoc was his vehicle. As far back as 2002, lawyer Ronald Lowy recalled, the windows of Sayoc’s white Dodge Ram van were covered in stickers of Native American regalia. Though Sayoc was Filipino and Italian, he claimed to be a proud member of the Seminole tribe, Lowy […]

OpenStack Foundation releases software platform for edge computing

The OpenStack Foundation, the joint project created by NASA and Rackspace to create a freely usable Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) platform, has announced the initial release of StarlingX, a platform for edge computing. StarlingX is designed for remote edge environments, offering node configuration in host, service management, and perform software updates remotely. It can also warn operators […]

Bait and fix: Apple is basically forcing you to get AppleCare for your new MacBook Pro

The new MacBook Pros aren’t cheap. The least expensive 13-inch model costs $1,800 and goes all the way up to $6,700 for the maxed-out 15-inch model with a 2.9GHz Intel Core i9 processor. And now there’s a hidden catch that might make them way more expensive. Along with the high price tag and any dongles you may need to purchase […]

Europe’s News Agencies Blast Google, Facebook for ‘Plundering’ Content

Europe’s biggest news agencies accused Google and Facebook of “plundering” news for free on Tuesday in a joint statement that called on the Internet giants to share more of their revenues with the media. In a column signed by the CEOs of around 20 agencies including France’s Agence France-Presse, Britain’s Press Association and Germany’s Deutsche Presse-Agentur they called on […]