This hasn't been the most encouraging year for comic book movies. Although Marvel and DC both raked in hundreds of millions of dollar at the box office, the critical reception of Batman v Superman and Suicide Squad was middling at best,...Show More Summary
The Apple vs. FBI fight over breaking the encryption of the San Bernardino iPhone was one of the most important news topics of the beginning of the year. Ultimately Apple won, as it didn’t have to create a backdoored version of iOS that would let the FBI spy on that iPhone 5c that belonged to one of the San Bernardino shooters. Show More Summary
You already know what should happen as soon as you disable Airplane mode on your iPhone. The device should instantly pick up wireless signals, including cellular, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth if they’re available and enabled. Because it’s a phone, it should at the very least connect to a cellular network with relative speed. Show More Summary
A vast majority of the cheats and exploits for Pokemon Go have been quashed in the months since the game launched. Although this makes for a more balanced game overall, it also means that there aren't many shortcuts for catching rare Pokemon...unless...Show More Summary
Jet Black is the new black when it comes to iPhone colors. The glossy black iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus are the most popular iPhone models out there and were the first to sell out. Apple detailed the intricacies of manufacturing a Jet...Show More Summary
There are two things that Apple never mentions during an iPhone event: the amount of RAM a phone has, and the battery capacity. But thanks to detailed teardowns that always confirm earlier rumors, we always find out. For example, the iPhone 7 has 2GB of RAM just like the iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus and iPhone SE. Show More Summary
Have you heard of Dr. Michael Evans? Probably not. He’s a YouTuber and former staff physician with 70k subscribers, doing the sort of whiteboard-style animation RSA and others helped to popularize half a decade ago. So why were Apple so desperate to hire him into their fold? Read more...
There’s one more exciting phone hitting stores this year, the Google Pixel series. Google is expected to discontinue its Nexus program this year and replace it with the Pixel. The company wants to make high-end mobile products that will compete against the iPhone better, but Google is still hiring third-party OEMs to manufacture the actual phones. Show More Summary
Amazon reviews have generally been a good source of data on cheap products, but the last two years has seen the rise of something sinister: incentivized reviews. People receive products at a discount or for free in return for reviewing...Show More Summary
Kinetic sand is a freaky-looking substance made of 98 percent sand and 2 percent silicone oil, so it sticks to itself, but won’t stick to anything else. It’s like an especially granular type of dough, and you can watch—and hear—the stuff in action in a new short “trigger” video from The ASMR Circus. Read more...
Last month, Tesla wowed the automotive world when it unveiled a new Model S with a 100kWh battery option. With the new P100D option, Tesla's top of the line Model S is an absolute beast and can go from o-60 MPH in just 2.5 seconds in Ludicrous Mode. Show More Summary
You can use any Bluetooth earpiece for taking calls hands-free, interacting with your phone’s voice assistant, and receiving audio notifications. The Sony Xperia Ear, however, is designed to be different, giving users a new way to…
The iPhone 7 is the likely fastest smartphone in the world. Apple is going to sell tens of millions of units, despite the fact that many thought the new model would be "boring." But forgetting the new camera and the faster processor — how does the iPhone 7 compare to two other recent smartphones in a drop test? MUST SEE: iPhone 7 vs. Show More Summary
Rumors about a GoPro drone called Karma have been in the rumormill forever, but it's finally here. GoPro's new drone costs $800, and for that you get a fold-up drone barely bigger than a shoebox, and a stabilization system you can take...Show More Summary
In what's become something of a bizarre if not played out tradition, every new iPhone release is accompanied by no shortage of bend tests, water tests, scratch tests and any type of torture tests your mind can dream up. If you're curious,...Show More Summary
One of the key features of Apple's new iPhone 7 is the A10 Fusion chip running underneath the hood. While successive A-x chips have always offered impressive performance improvements, the A10 in particular represents a huge step forward in power. Show More Summary
RC planes aren’t cheap, and crashing even a $200 model can be heartbreaking given how much work is required to build and test it before your first flight. So imagine how these guys feel when their half-scale Saab Gripen, measuring 26-feet long and weighing over 220 pounds, simply disintegrated in mid-air. Read more...
Apple's new iPhone 7 models have only been out for three days now but Apple's heavy advertising push is already underway. In a pair of ads uploaded to Apple's YouTube page -- and likely set to air during commercial broadcasts later this...Show More Summary
Apple late on Sunday rolled out a brand new commercial designed to spread the word about Apple Music and the streaming service's vast collection of 40 million songs. The commercial is arguably one of the best Apple ads we've seen inShow More Summary
No Star Trek until May, 2017, at which time you’ll have to pay $5/month to watch it with ads. In the meantime, this is phenomenal and was shut down by Paramount and CBS last year ostensibly because Star Trek: Discovery will be based around the same events. Tempest in a teacup. Show More Summary