In the Ideal Gifts series, The Next Web team shares personal recommendations for gifts to give this holiday season. It’s all too easy to pack on a few extra pounds while feasting through the holiday season. If you’d like to help your loved ones get back in shape, add the Movo Wave fitness tracker to your gift shopping list. Show More Summary
There are few business rivalries more iconic than Microsoft versus Apple, and definitely not in the world of tech. But that doesn’t mean the two companies aren’t willing to hug it out in the spirit of the holidays. Microsoft has a new...Show More Summary
ASUS has finally announced that its ZenWatch 2 will soon be making its way to the UK. While the company has not announced an official release date or pricing yet, you can now sign up to receive additional information as it becomes available. The company made the announcement on its official ASUS UK Twitter account....
Electronic Arts' popular free-to-play racing game Real Racing 3 has a new content update that adds a way to drive four new super-cars. They include the Aston Martin Vulcan, the Lamborghini Huracán LP 610-4, the Koenigsegg Regera and the McLaren MP4-12C Spyder....
Better artificial intelligence is often associated with the detriment of a human workforce, but judging by some new practices by the team at Wikipedia HQ, it doesn’t have to be that way. In a report over at Wired, computer scientist Aaron...Show More Summary
The changing Google landscape brings extra value to those who adapt Google updates are always a two-edged sword. Those who rely on elderly strategies may find their rankings falling like the last leaves of winter, while traffic slows...Show More Summary
"It was like fireworks." That's how Jessica Horne of Lafitte, La., describes the first time her 12-year-old son Hayden plugged in his new $300 hoverboard, powered by lithium batteries, to charge. Purchased from "Fit Turbo" on Amazon and given to Hayden as a birthday gift a day earlier on Nov....
Omate has just announced its new Rise smartwatch - a circular, 3G-connected smartwatch running Android 5.1 Lollipop.
A few weeks ago we noticed that Google has started testing pre-release versions of Chrome through Apple’s TestFlight beta distribution service, and today the version in testing then has been released to everyone through the App Store. The latest version of Chrome for iOS takes advantage of Apple’s new pressure sensitive iPhone 6s displays and […]
UK-based activist group Brandalism has peppered the streets of Paris with 600 fake outdoor ads meant to expose the hypocrisy of COP21 Climate Conference corporate sponsors. Read more...
Carefully managing how much data you use on your phone so you don't exceed your bandwidth cap can be real hassle if you don't have an unlimited data plan. To ease that stress, Google has updated its Data Saver feature for Chrome on Android...Show More Summary
Steve Jobs was right. Flash never stood a chance of surviving in the same world as HTML5. And now, nearly five years after Steve Jobs shared his thoughts, Adobe is finally laying the name to rest. Farewell, Flash Professional. Hello, Adobe Animate. Read more...
PARIS — A 2ºC rise in global temperature is already baked into the atmosphere, some scientists warn, but diplomats have clung to it as a useful target to focus political aims—clung to it even knowing that 2º is too hot for some. "The below 2º is not what over 120 countries that are the most vulnerable countries are asking [...]
The Internet giant will begin reporting results for Google separately from the "other bets" in January.
LG announced the Zero this morning, an all-metal device that delivers premium features at an affordable price for those outside of America. Set to ship in Asia, Europe, and Latin America, the Zero includes advanced camera tech and exclusive UX features found in the G series lineup. Show More Summary
Maintaining a four-year-old tradition, Apple has changed the logos outside of a number of its retail stores from white to red in order to signal World AIDS Day, simultaneously announcing that its (Product)Red donations have topped $100 million.
Bohemian Coding has announced that its popular design app Sketch is no longer available in the Mac App Store because, after a lengthy decision making process, the developers felt that directly licensing the software outside of Apple's...Show More Summary
So far we know very little about what Nintendo’s next games console is. In fact, the Nintendo NX may not even be a games console in the traditional sense, instead combining a handheld […]
British Airways has announced that it will introduce new scanners to accommodate passengers using the airline's Apple Watch app. The airline says that passenger use of its watch app has quadrupled in the past four months, and the new handheld scanners will make it easier for customers to have their wrist-bound boarding passes scanned. Show More Summary