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HBO Now brings O.G. online - CNET  CNET · 4 hours
Jeffrey Wright stars as a maximum-security inmate ready to be released. more
Google Maps for iOS Users Can Now 'Follow' Their Favourite Places  Gadgets 360 · 5 hours
iOS users will now be able to stay up to date on their favourite places right from the Google Maps app, Internet giant Google has announced. more
Baidu’s video site iQiyi adds 37M subscribers in 2018 amid mounting losses  TechCrunch · 6 hours
China’s Baidu, which is often compared to Alphabet’s Google, is showing no signs of slowing down its pace of betting on video content as... more
Mystery FCC filing probably isn’t a new Google Wifi  THE VERGE · 9 hours
A mysterious unreleased Google device has cleared the Federal Communications Commission. But unlike the internet (and we) originally... more
Web watchdog warns over knee-jerk regulation of social networks  BBC · 9 hours
Internet Watch Foundation says regulation of social networks could have "unintended consequences". more
Sunsama’s $10/month task management calendar cleans up your online productivity  TechCrunch · 11 hours
I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve heard friends lament how difficult it is to find a decent calendar app. The stock calendar apps are certainly... more
AT&T pulls ads from YouTube over predatory comments on videos of children  THE VERGE · 13 hours
AT&T has pulled all advertising from YouTube while the streaming service deals with issues regarding predatory comments being left on videos of children, according... more
AT&T pulls ads from YouTube over predatory comments on children  THE VERGE · 14 hours
AT&T has pulled all advertising from YouTube while the streaming service deals with issues regarding predatory... more
China’s blockbuster The Wandering Earth is coming to Netflix  THE VERGE · 16 hours
Netflix has acquired the streaming rights for The Wandering Earth, China’s first science fiction blockbuster, which has earned... more
Coming to Amazon Prime Video, Netflix and Hulu in March  Windows Central · 16 hours
Kate Beckinsale in "The Widow" on Amazon Prime Video. (Image credit: Amazon) Prepare yourself: Things are going to get mysterious. The month of March, to put it simply,... more
Cloak your internet usage with 79% off a CyberGhost VPN subscription  Windows Central · 16 hours
A VPN helps anonymize your internet activity so you can browse without being tracked across the web. CyberGhost is currently offering a savings of 79% on... more
Estonians kick off online voting for March election  ABC NEWS · 17 hours
Balloting has started for next month's general election in Estonia, a day after Microsoft warned that hackers linked to Russia allegedly had targeted democratic institutions in Europe more
Loop acquires Screenplay to build its streaming library  TechCrunch · 18 hours
A new streaming startup called Loop Media is announcing its first acquisition — it’s bought a 30-year-old company called Screenplay. While you may not have heard of Screenplay, the company has licensed... more
Powtoon acquires Showbox.com to extend its video-creation platform  TechCrunch · 18 hours
Powtoon, an online platform that allows its users to easily create videos for digital marketing, YouTube ads or business presentations, today announced that it has acquired Tel Aviv-based Showbox.com, a cloud-based video-editing... more
Smart locks: One in four households intend to buy this year - CNET  CNET · 18 hours
Internet-connected locks will become more mainstream over the next few years due to their affordability, new research suggests. more
Trump wants 6G internet ‘as soon as possible’  THE VERGE · 19 hours
5G may be one of the biggest internet buzzwords around, but Donald Trump is already over it. Instead, Trump has... more
Wi-Fi 6: is it really that much faster?  THE VERGE · 19 hours
Wi-Fi is about to get faster. That’s great news: faster internet is constantly in demand, especially as we consume more... more
For $99, this battery-powered security camera fits over your front door - CNET  CNET · 19 hours
Originally $199, the Remo+ DoorCam solves a major problem with outdoor cameras: Wi-Fi connectivity. more
Samsung Galaxy S10 to Feature Steam PC Game Streaming: Report  Gadgets 360 · 20 hours
Samsung may partner with PC gaming giant Valve to bring Steam PC game streaming to the Samsung Galaxy S10 family of devices. more
Estonians kick off online voting for March 3 election  ABC NEWS · 20 hours
Balloting has started in online voting pioneer Estonia for next month's election, a day after Microsoft said hackers linked to Russia allegedly had targeted democratic institutions in several European countries more
Nokia 9 PureView Purported Renders Surface Online, Nokia 4.2 and Nokia 3.2 MWC Launch Tipped  Gadgets 360 · 21 hours
Nokia 9 alleged renders have been published online. It is also rumoured that Nokia 4.2, Nokia 3.2, and... more
Even the IAB warned adtech risks EU privacy rules  TechCrunch · 21 hours
A privacy complaint targeting the behavioral advertising industry has a new piece of evidence that shows the Internet Advertising Bureau (IAB) shedding doubt on whether it’s possible to obtain informed consent from... more
Google Maps Starts Rolling Out 'Follow' Button to iOS App  Gadgets 360 · 21 hours
iOS users will now be able to stay up to date on their favourite places right from the Google Maps app, Internet giant Google has announced. more
India Will Not Be Cowed in Internet Consultations: Ravi Shankar Prasad  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
"We'll be fair, we'll be objective, but India's sovereign right to frame rules and laws will always be there," he said. more
Digital phase-locked loop achieves a power consumption of 0.265 mW  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
Scientists have developed an advanced phase-locked loop (PLL) frequency synthesizer that can drastically cut power consumption. This digital PLL could be an attractive building block for Bluetooth Low... more
We are giving away an unlocked Galaxy S10 Plus phone - CNET  CNET · 2 days
The grand prize for this online giveaway includes the new Galaxy S10 Plus and the complete Android pin collection exclusive to MWC 2019. But... more
Grab three TP-Link Kasa smart Wi-Fi light switches now discounted by $20  Windows Central · 2 days
Turn your regular overhead lights into smart lights easily. Amazon has the three-pack of TP-Link Kasa smart Wi-Fi light switches on sale for $79.99... more
Spectrum launching $15 ‘TV Essentials’ streaming bundle on Apple TV in March  9to5Mac · 2 days
With streaming TV becoming an option for users who are looking to cut the cord but still want live television, many companies such as... more
Apple Releases Safari Technology Preview 76 With Bug Fixes and Performance Improvements  MacRumors · 2 days
Apple today released a new update for Safari Technology Preview, the experimental browser Apple first introduced three years ago in March 2016. Apple designed... more
Anthem is built as a multi-player game, but solo players are still welcome  Windows Central · 2 days
Best answer: Yes, Anthem is playable as an exclusively single-player online experience. While designed for four players, BioWare has accounted for those... more
FCC filing hints at unreleased Google Wifi hardware  THE VERGE · 2 days
A mysterious unreleased Google device has cleared the Federal Communications Commission. Based on the description, it seems like it may... more
Thais give Russia, US right to extradite hacking suspect  ABC NEWS · 2 days
A Thai court has accepted a U.S. request that a Russian man who allegedly was part of a gang that stole millions of dollars online from bank accounts be extradited... more
Sports streaming service fuboTV expands its lineup with Viacom’s entertainment channels  TechCrunch · 2 days
Sports streaming service fuboTV and Viacom this morning announced a new carriage deal that will see fuboTV carry Viacom’s entertainment networks as a part of its... more
UK 4G 'slower than most of EU when busy'  BBC · 2 days
In a table of 77 countries, the UK ranked 35th for download speeds, a report finds. more
Indian Women 28 Percent Less Likely Than Men to Own a Mobile Phone: GSMA  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
According to the GSMA's "2019 Mobile Gender Gap Report", just 42 percent of women in India are aware of the... more
Samsung Galaxy S10 event: how to watch the Unpacked live stream online  THE VERGE · 2 days
Today’s introduction of Samsung’s new lineup of phones and other products will probably feature all the razzle-dazzle of a major product introduction, and then... more
YouTube Revamps First Strike Rules, Intensifies Punitive Action  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Under the new guidelines and Strike rules, the first strike would result in a one-week freeze on the ability to upload any new content to YouTube, including live streaming. more
Leaked Renders Allegedly Reveal Samsung's Foldable Phone Hours Ahead of Launch Event  MacRumors · 2 days
Alleged leaked renders of Samsung's soon-to-be-unveiled foldable smartphone have emerged online ahead of the company's Unpacked product launch event on Wednesday. Samsung has been... more
OnePlus 7 Purported Photos Surface Online, Hint at Pop-Up Selfie Camera  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Shared by Twitter user, the two alleged leaked photos are claimed to offer a decent glimpse at the upcoming OnePlus 7 smartphone. more
Star Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi Limited Series ‘Next Top Priority’ for Disney+: Report  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
Disney and Lucasfilm are reportedly planning a six-episode Star Wars limited series centred on Obi-Wan Kenobi, as the “next top priority” for its streaming... more
Samsung Galaxy S10 Pops Up in Hands-on Video Again, Official Protective Cases and Covers Leaked  Gadgets 360 · 2 days
The Samsung Galaxy S10 has again appeared in an alleged hands-on video and renders of official protective accessories... more
Advertising body accused of data law breaches  Sky News · 2 days
An organisation which sets standards for online advertising has been accused of knowingly breaching data protection laws, according to legal complaints filed with regulators in the UK and Ireland. more
Image recognition startup ViSenze raises $20M Series C  TechCrunch · 2 days
ViSenze, a startup that provides visual search tools for online retailers like Rakuten and ASOS, announced today that it has raised a $20 million Series C. The round was co-led by Gobi... more
Oscars 2019: How to stream online, start time, nominees, red carpet, predictions and more - CNET  CNET · 2 days
When does it begin? Where can you watch? Does Black Panther have a chance? Everything you... more
The Meross smart garage door opener gives you more control for just $38  Windows Central · 2 days
Smarter garages for everyone. The Meross MSG100 Smart Wi-Fi app-controlled garage door opener is down to $37.99 on Amazon thanks to the... more
Walmart’s US e-commerce sales up 43% in Q4, thanks to growing online grocery business  TechCrunch · 3 days
Walmart this morning posted strong holiday sales growth for its holiday quarter, with U.S. sales up 4.2 percent over the... more
Leviton’s new smart Load Center brings app control to your circuit breakers  THE VERGE · 3 days
Leviton has announced a new version of its Load Center breaker box for homes, and it’s adding an integrated Wi-Fi or Ethernet hub that... more
SoundCloud now helps artists self-distribute music to Spotify and other streaming platforms  THE VERGE · 3 days
SoundCloud announced today that it is adding distribution to its self-monetization Premier program. Those who are eligible in the open beta will now be... more
Should you invest in a mesh network or range extender for your home?  Windows Central · 3 days
We use hundreds of accessories including routers, mesh networks, and range extenders, to bring you the very best products and recommendations we... more
Medal.tv’s clipping service allows gamers to share the moments of their digital lives  TechCrunch · 3 days
As online gaming becomes the new social forum for living out virtual lives, a new startup called Medal.tv has raised $3.5 million... more
Walmart’s U.S. e-commerce sales up 43% in Q4, thanks to growing online grocery business  TechCrunch · 3 days
Walmart this morning posted strong holiday sales growth for its holiday quarter, with U.S. sales up 4.2 percent over the... more
Control appliances with your phone and Aukey's discounted Mini Smart Plugs  Windows Central · 3 days
Now down to $38, this set scores you the plugs for less than $10 apiece! The smartest way to save on smart plugs is to buy... more
Millions of medical calls exposed online  BBC · 3 days
Some 2.7 million sensitive Swedish conversations about illnesses are exposed online. more
Jio Offers Best Overall Consistent Quality Network, Airtel Tops in 4G Download Speed: Report  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Airtel offers the best average 4G data download speed, whereas Jio has the slowest 4G download speed. more
Amazon is reportedly merging its China import unit with NetEase  TechCrunch · 3 days
You’d be forgiven for not knowing Amazon has operated in China for more than a decade, but perhaps not for much longer. The company is reportedly in talks... more
Vivo V15 Pro Renders Leak, Hint at Gradient Red Colour Option  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Alleged official renders of the Vivo V15 Pro have leaked online, revealing the upcoming smartphone with a gradient red texture. more
JD.com to Lay Off 10 Percent of Senior Executives This Year: Report  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
JD.com, one of China's largest e-commerce sites, will lay off 10 percent of its senior executives this year, Chinese online media outlet Sina Tech... more
Samsung Galaxy S10 Again Appears in Hands-On Video, Official Protective Cases and Covers Leaked  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
The Samsung Galaxy S10 has again appeared in an alleged hands-on video and renders of official protective accessories have also... more
How to Check PF Balance — Online, by UAN, via SMS, and Missed Call  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
You can easily check your PF balance online using your UAN. Here’s how to check PF balance online or via... more
Microsoft releases official Windows 10 Timeline extension for Google Chrome  Windows Central · 3 days
Are you a Google Chrome user who wants to take advantage of Windows 10's Timeline feature? Now you can with this official extension from Microsoft. Microsoft has released... more
Vivo V15 Pro Renders Leak, Tip Gradient Red Variant  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
Alleged official renders of the Vivo V15 Pro have leaked online, revealing the upcoming smartphone with a gradient red texture. more
New Zealand plans new tax for giants like Google, Facebook  ABC NEWS · 3 days
New Zealand's government has announced plans for a new tax targeting online giants like Google and Facebook that earn plenty of money in the country but pay little... more
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 gets ‘Operation Grand Heist’ season soon  Windows Central · 3 days
There's a lot more coming! Every year, Activision releases a new Call of Duty game and fans of the franchise love it. Call of... more
China accuses U.S. of trying to block its tech development  CBC · 4 days
China's government is accusing the United States of trying to block its industrial development by alleging... more
Netflix cancels ‘Jessica Jones’ and ‘The Punisher,’ its last Marvel shows  TechCrunch · 4 days
Netflix is no longer in the Marvel superhero business, with the cancellation of “Jessica Jones” and “The Punisher.” The writing has been on the wall since... more
Add smarts to dumb appliances with up to 35% off Koogeek Smart Plugs  Windows Central · 4 days
Super simple devices that don't need an extra hub to make your dumb appliances smart. Koogeek is offering a couple of deals... more
How does hide.me VPN stack up to the competition? Check out our review.  Windows Central · 4 days
Great security and reliable performance, but is it worth the price? Virtual Private Networks (VPN) add a layer of security that's becoming... more
Chrome to patch loophole that allows sites to block Incognito mode users  THE VERGE · 4 days
Future versions of Chrome will fix a loophole that lets websites detect and block users who attempt to access them using the browser’s Incognito... more
Mi 9, Mi 9 Explorer Edition Details Leaked Ahead of Launch; Mi 9 SE Listed Online  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
The Xiaomi Mi 9 and the Mi 9 Explorer Edition are expected to launch on February... more
New Zealand to Target Online Giants With Digital Tax  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
New Zealand said on Monday that it plans to update its laws so it can tax revenue earned by multinational digital firms such as Google, Facebook, and Amazon. more
PewDiePie: Roblox lifts ban after social media backlash
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This wireless AI camera runs entirely on solar power
THE VERGE
This weekend, stream one of the wildest films from Alita: Battle Angel director Robert Rodriguez
THE VERGE
Japanese zoo runs chimp escape drill (with a human in a costume) - CNET
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Tetris is now a battle royale game with Tetris 99
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Watch today's Nintendo Direct reveal more about Fire Emblem: Three Houses - CNET
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Super Mario Maker 2 is coming to the Nintendo Switch
THE VERGE
This weekend, stream the original version of Cold Pursuit on Netflix
THE VERGE
Raspberry Pi opens its first dedicated retail store
THE VERGE
Netflix’s iOS app can now automatically download your next episode, just like Android
THE VERGE
Google Play Music bug strangely blocks new music from being cast to speakers, TVs
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How to watch the State of the Union address online
THE VERGE
‘Subscribe to PewDiePie’ campaign hits the Super Bowl
THE VERGE
Before the Super Bowl, stream one of the all-time great football movies
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Net neutrality fight heads to court: Here’s the livestream - CNET
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Google Home Essentials: TP-Link Kasa KC120 Cam [Video]
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From Friday, Apple Music subscribers can stream music with no WiFi fees on American Airlines domestic flights
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Home Streaming Shootout: Nvidia Shield TV vs Roku Streaming Stick+ – Does affordable mean terrible? [Video]
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Ralph Breaks the Internet might have taken place on a literal cloud - CNET
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You can now watch Star Trek: Discovery’s season 2 premiere on YouTube
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