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Astronomers uncover first polarized radio signals from gamma-ray burst  SCIENCE DAILY · 9 hours
An international team of astronomers has captured the first-ever polarized radio waves from a distant cosmic explosion. more
New platform flips traditional on-demand supply chain approach on its head  PHYS.ORG · 11 hours
Imagine you are heading to the grocery store and receive a phone alert asking if you'd also be willing to bring your neighbor's groceries home. Or... more
Robocalls are clogging hospital phone lines, report says - CNET  CNET · 11 hours
It's a new type of medical "epidemic" with serious implications, The Washington Post reports. more
Samsung exec says the Galaxy Fold is ‘ready to hit the market’  TechCrunch · 12 hours
As we asked back in February, “We’re ready for foldable phones, but are they ready for us?” The answer, so far, has been an... more
Score a new Veckle phone mount for your car for just $6  Windows Central · 13 hours
Phone mounts are essential for every vehicle. They let you see your GPS and music apps while keeping your phone out of arm's reach,... more
Secure quantum communications in the microwave range for the first time  PHYS.ORG · 16 hours
Mikel Sanz, of the Physical Chemistry Department of UPV/EHU, leads the theoretical group for an experiment published by the prestigious journal, Nature Communications. The experiment has... more
Astronomers make first detection of polarised radio waves in Gamma Ray Burst jets  PHYS.ORG · 16 hours
Good fortune and cutting-edge scientific equipment have allowed scientists to observe a Gamma Ray Burst jet with a radio telescope and detect... more
Astronomers make first detection of polarized radio waves in Gamma Ray Burst jets  SCIENCE DAILY · 16 hours
Astronomers detect polarized radio waves from a gamma-ray burst for the first time. Polarization signature reveals magnetic fields in explosions to be... more
Astronomers make first detection of polarised radio waves in Gamma Ray Burst jets  nanowerk · 16 hours
The polarisation signature reveals magnetic fields in the universe's most powerful explosions to be much more patchy and tangled than first thought. more
Samsung and Huawei's next moves could make or break foldable phones - CNET  CNET · 16 hours
Commentary: The rush to make the Galaxy Fold and Mate X first to foldable is mired in delay. There's a lesson here. more
Tasty deals: Apps help find unsold food and reduce waste  PHYS.ORG · 16 hours
After a long day at work, Annekathrin Fiesinger is too tired to consider making dinner at home. So the 34-year-old uses her smart phone to check nearby restaurants,... more
watchOS 6 Will Let Users Delete Many Built-in Apps on Apple Watch  MacRumors · 17 hours
Apple Watch users will be able to delete stock apps from the Apple Watch starting in watchOS 6, according to TechCrunch. This will make... more
Poco F1 to Receive Dark Mode With MIUI 11, PocoPhone Global Head Says  Gadgets 360 · 17 hours
Poco F1 will be receiving the dark mode with the MIUI 11, the PocoPhone Global Head Alvin Tse has said. Dark mode... more
Largest data set in SETI history released to the public  PHYS.ORG · 17 hours
Breakthrough Listen—the astronomical program searching for signs of intelligent life in the Universe—has submitted two publications to leading astrophysics journals, describing the analysis of its first three years... more
WhatsApp for Windows Phone might be dropped from the Microsoft Store soon  Windows Central · 19 hours
What you need to know WhatsApp might be removed from the Microsoft Store after July 1, 2019. Windows Phone is losing support for WhatsApp... more
Tasty deals: Apps help find unsold food and reduce waste  ABC NEWS · 20 hours
In Germany, growing numbers of people are using modern technology such as phone apps to help reduce food waste in an effort to cut down on climate-wrecking carbon... more
Asus ROG Phone 2 Launch Reported to Be July 23, Starting Price Tipped  Gadgets 360 · 24 hours
Asus ROG Phone 2, the successor to the original ROG Phone, is said to debut on July 23. more
Influence of alcohol advertisements on intentions to intervene in sexual assault situations  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 day
College students who viewed alcohol advertisements that included objectified images of women were less likely than others to report intentions to intervene in alcohol-facilitated... more
OnePlus 7 Pro camera update: OxygenOS 9.5.7 improves color contrast and more - CNET  CNET · 1 day
The latest software update to the OnePlus 7 Pro camera improves one of the key complaints against the phone. more
LG V50 ThinQ review: Too expensive and too soon for 5G - CNET  CNET · 1 day
The LG V50 is one of the first phones with 5G. But it's worth holding off at this point. more
The 7 best AmazonBasics products - CNET  CNET · 1 day
Amazon's house brand offers a variety of useful items on the cheap, including batteries, phone accessories and space heaters. Here's a look at some of the best stuff in the catalog. more
Trump's China tariffs would mean pricier phones for you, CTA report says - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Trump's $300 billion tax proposal on Chinese goods would hurt American consumers but benefit other countries. more
House lawmakers demand end to warrantless collection of Americans’ data  TechCrunch · 2 days
Two House lawmakers are pushing an amendment that would effectively defund a massive data collection program run by the National Security Agency unless the government promises to not... more
Now your phone can become a robot that does the boring work  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Researchers have developed a smartphone app that allows a user to easily program any robot to perform a task, dramatically bringing down the costs... more
Pandora is being sued for showing Tom Petty song lyrics  THE VERGE · 2 days
Music publishing company Wixen has sued Pandora for displaying lyrics from Wixen artists — who include... more
LG V50 ThinQ 5G goes on sale at Verizon on June 20 - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Here comes another phone ready for fast speeds... if you're in Chicago or Minneapolis. more
LG V50 5G goes on sale at Verizon on June 20 - CNET  CNET · 2 days
Here comes another phone ready for fast speeds, that is, if you're in Chicago or Minneapolis. more
Facebook plans its own currency for 2 billion-plus users  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Facebook already rules daily communication for more than two billion people around the world. Now it wants its own currency, too. more
European regulators are already pressing Facebook about its cryptocurrency  THE VERGE · 2 days
As Facebook unveiled its cryptocurrency project today, European officials quickly called for scrutiny of the plan, raising concerns... more
HMD Global Says Moving Nokia Phone Data Collection to Finland for Security  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
HMD Global, which makes and markets Nokia-branded phones, on Tuesday announced its partnership with consultancy firm CGI and Google Cloud. more
OnePlus 7 Pro camera update: We tested it and here's the before and after - CNET  CNET · 2 days
The latest software update to the OnePlus 7 Pro camera improves one of the key complaints... more
Palm’s head-scratching tiny phone may find a niche with kids - CNET  CNET · 2 days
It’s not just for Verizon Wireless anymore; the company now will sell an unlocked version on its site. more
How advertising can repurpose itself to serve cities in more sustainable ways  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Noisy, ugly and dirty. Advertising has polluted cities, annoyed consumers, and jeopardised its own existence. Beyond a mass-media cacophony, brand communications' significant carbon footprint... more
Xiaomi’s latest products for Russia include its smart TVs and flagship Mi 9T  TechCrunch · 2 days
Xiaomi, best known for its smartphones, is making serious inroads into Russia as it launched a collection of products in the country... more
Palm’s tiny phone is available unlocked at $350  TechCrunch · 2 days
The first time I showed the Palm phone to the TechCrunch staff, they were excited. At the very least, it was a unique take on the category, designed to be a second... more
Palm Phone goes unlocked for US carriers, pre-orders open now for $349  9to5Google · 2 days
The tiny Palm Phone is expanding yet again. After launching as a standalone device on Verizon earlier this year, Palm is officially launching an... more
New mobile phone application can measure impaired breathing  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Signal researchers in Oulu have developed a mobile phone application that can measure impaired breathing. more
Instagram boss Adam Mosseri: 'We can't solve bullying on our own'  BBC · 2 days
The company's boss Adam Mosseri tells Radio 1 Newsbeat he wants Instagram to be "less pressurised". more
Look up! The Strawberry Moon will shine bright tonight  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Be sure to look up from your phones for a few minutes tonight to see the Strawberry Moon, which will be visible from sundown to sunrise. more
Latest Pixel 3a promo offers both parties $50 for referring a friend  9to5Google · 2 days
Since it launched, the Google Pixel 3a has seen some excellent promotions to cut down on its already affordable price tag. This week, Google... more
The evolution of puppy dog eyes  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Dogs have evolved new muscles around the eyes to better communicate with humans. New research comparing the anatomy and behavior of dogs and wolves suggests dogs' facial anatomy has changed over thousands of years specifically to... more
Data surveillance powers unlawfully wide, court told  BBC · 2 days
Security services are invading people's privacy by "Hoovering up" communication data, a court hears. more
Twin NASA Satellites Will Ride SpaceX Falcon Heavy to Study Earth's Ionosphere  SPACE.COM · 2 days
NASA will be launching two identical miniature satellites next week as part of a project designed to help scientists understand how Earth's atmosphere muddies... more
Now your phone can become a robot that does the boring work (w/video)  nanowerk · 2 days
Researchers have developed a prototype smartphone app that allows a user to easily program any robot to perform a mundane activity, such... more
The evolution of puppy dog eyes  PHYS.ORG · 2 days
Dogs have evolved new muscles around the eyes to better communicate with humans. more
Phonetic Indic keyboards now available for Windows 10  Windows Central · 3 days
What you need to know Microsoft released smart phonetic keyboards for 10 Indian languages. The keyboards support transliterating Indic text. The keyboards will increase typing speed and accuracy by at least 20... more
HONOR20i - The Perfect Camera Smartphone Under Rs. 15,000  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
HONOR 20i features an attractive gradient design and comes with a small waterdrop-shaped display notch. The phone is priced on the affordable side at Rs. 14,999 but still looks quite... more
Huawei expects to take $30B hit from US ban - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Being blacklisted by the US is taking its toll on the world's number two phone maker. more
Huawei smartphone sales hit amid US curbs  BBC · 3 days
The founder of the Chinese telecoms giant says overseas sales of its mobile phones have sunk 40%. more
The Samsung Galaxy Buds are on sale for $100 - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Normally $130, the Galaxy Buds have the enviable ability to recharge by piggybacking on a Galaxy S10 phone -- or any Qi charging pad. more
Stadia, xCloud and more: Where cloud gaming stands now - CNET  CNET · 3 days
Now that the E3 gaming show is over, we know a little more about these upcoming platforms designed to let you play high-powered games on phones,... more
Comcast’s latest accessibility feature lets customers change TV channels with their eyes  THE VERGE · 3 days
Comcast is introducing eye control to its X1 cable platform, a new effort that the company says will improve the experience of watching TV... more
Windows 10 May 2019 Update Brings Phonetic Indic Keyboards in 10 Indian Languages  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Microsoft has launched smart phonetic keyboards for 10 Indian languages as part of its May 2019 update. The keyboards are available in... more
Instagram is making it easier to get your account back from hackers - CNET  CNET · 3 days
You can now recover your hacked Instagram accounts even if the attackers changed the email address and phone numbers needed... more
Motorola One Action Leaked Render Reveals Hole-Punch Display, Triple Rear Cameras  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Motorola One Action’s alleged render reveals that the Android phone will feature a hole-punch design with narrow bezels on the top, sides, and a slim chin. more
Huawei Nova 5 Series Teaser Tips 32-Megapixel Front Camera, Super Night Mode, Waterdrop Notch  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Huawei has confirmed that Nova 5 series phones will feature a 32-megapixel front camera with support for a dedicated low... more
Belgian dad pleas for help to find son missing in Australia  ABC NEWS · 3 days
A Belgian man says an encrypted phone message sent by his missing son could hold a clue to the 18-year-old tourist's disappearance from an Australian coastal... more
Novel miniature probe measures tissue damage in the lung  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 days
Scientists spanning several disciplines have come up with an optical fiber-based probe much thinner than a hair, but which carries 19 sensors to measure changes in oxygen and pH deep... more
Report: Huawei expects international smartphone shipments to plummet  TechCrunch · 3 days
A month after being placed on a trade blacklist by the Trump administration, Huawei is reportedly steadying itself for international shipments of its smartphones to decline by 40% to 60%. According to... more
Astronomers make first detection of polarised radio waves in Gamma Ray Burst jets
PHYS.ORG
Now your phone can become a robot that does the boring work
SCIENCE DAILY
How advertising can repurpose itself to serve cities in more sustainable ways
PHYS.ORG
Huawei Mate 30 Pro Tipped to Include 90Hz Display, Dual Hole-Punch Selfie Cameras, 5x Optical Zoom, and More
Gadgets 360
Comcast’s latest accessibility feature lets customers change TV channels with their eyes
THE VERGE
Alphabet Scoop 058: Did Google just announce the Pixel 4?
9to5Google
iPhone plus nanoscale porous silicon equals cheap, simple home diagnostics
PHYS.ORG
Rumor: Google’s Project Soli radar chip could debut in Google Pixel 4
9to5Google
Why people will beat machines in recognizing speech for a long time
PHYS.ORG
Researchers develop new metamaterial that can improve MRI quality and reduce scan time
PHYS.ORG
Mountain-dwellers can adapt to melting glaciers without caring about climate change
PHYS.ORG
How cryptocurrency discussions spread
PHYS.ORG
Samsung Galaxy S10+, 3 months later: Still the best all-around Android [Video]
9to5Google
[Update: June 2019] The best Android phones you can buy today
9to5Google
Using geography to explore land policy and management
PHYS.ORG
First Proton of the year launches Gazprom communications satellite
SPACE NEWS
Red Magic 3 review: The true budget gaming flagship, at least on paper [Video]
9to5Google
Galaxy Fold delay, day 33: Samsung's foldable phone may not sell in June after all - CNET
CNET
Moment launches new line of bags and wallet cases
THE VERGE
Intel's Project Athena aims for laptops with both power and battery life - CNET
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