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 […]

Facebook is Testing ‘Things in Common’ Label For New Friends Discovery

Facebook is testing a new way to get people to make new connections on the social networking site. The company is testing a feature called ‘things in common’, and as the name suggests, it will highlight things that are common between you and a non-friend user. So, for example, if you have a colleague who you […]

felipe pantone’s ULTRADYNAMIC corvette is a street artist’s idea of a paint job

  felipe pantone has been making street art since he was 12 years old. the spanish-argentinian artist has left his mark on major cities across the world — in and out of the art world. with an emphasis on motion and change, he has demonstrated a mastery of conventional graffiti, typography and abstraction, which all culminate in his most recent art […]

The iconic Gmail web design is getting a complete overhaul

The winds of change are a-blowin in Gmail’s direction. According to Engadget, Google sent out an email to G Suite Administrators, the people who manage and control corporate or group email accounts running on Google’s webmail platform. The email is a pre-brief for those administrators before new changes roll out to G Suite users, and you […]

Setting up an iPad for coding is my greatest feat as a computer user

A few months ago, I detailed my process for setting up a Pixelbook to code on. It wasn’t easy or simple or straightforward, but it worked in the end: I had all the power and flexibility of Linux, access to my favorite code editor (VS Code), and, of course, the slick web browsing experience that Chromebooks […]

Apple Is Said to Develop MicroLED Screens to Replace Samsung Displays

Apple is designing and producing its own device displays for the first time, using a secret manufacturing facility near its California headquarters to make small numbers of the screens for testing purposes, according to people familiar with the situation. The technology giant is making a significant investment in the development of next-generation MicroLED screens, say the […]

Samsung Galaxy S9’s Intelligent Scan Tech Is Faster but Not More Secure: Researcher

HIGHLIGHTS Intelligent Scan uses both face recognition and iris scanning Samsung’s face recognition, iris scanning have been fooled in the past Researcher says the method can be fooled as easily Samsung introduced a new system for face unlock with the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+, called Intelligent Scan. The system combines both face recognition and iris scanning to provide a ‘smarter’ […]