Apple may release new MacBook Pros in the second half of...

With the iPhone 7 and Apple Watch Series 2 launches having dominated the Apple news cycle in recent weeks, attention is now turning back...

Facebook’s Area 404 review: New hardware lab for the future

Facebook's Area 404: New hardware lab for the future. In IT Blogwatch, we search for the answers.  So what exactly is Area 404? Aaron Mamiit...

Here’s everything about Russia and the DNC Hack

AS THE DEMOCRATIC National Convention continues its week-long stay in Philadelphia, accusations of Russian hacking continue to cloud the proceedings. At this point, it...

Your Instagram photos reveal your mental health

Your mental health is reflected in the images you choose to post on social media, say researchers who have trained a machine to spot...

Facebook testing auto-play videos with sound

Facebook has made no secret of its love for video, challenged only perhaps byits affection for bots. The re-creation of Facebook as a video platform...

Apple working on Apple TV guide for streaming content

Apple Working on Digital Television Guide for Apple TV Apple is investing in shows that tie into other Apple stuff. You may have heard by now...

Apple Watch 2 tipped to launch with iPhone 7 in fall

We may know a ton about the next iPhone already, but details on a potential Apple Watchupgrade have been conspicuous by their absence considering the original...

Google buys Orbitera to improve its cloud app deployment services

Orbitera joins the Google Cloud Platform team. Google acquires cloud commerce company Orbitera. Google today announced another acquisition that will help the company improve how it...

How it made possible to hack Tesla from 12 miles away

Tesla races to issue security update after researchers hack its Model S from 12 miles away Earlier this week, a team of researchers from Keen...

How to Build Buzz with Instagram for your Blog

  Instagram makes things a little challenging for bloggers because you only have one clickable link possibility in your bio. But I know you’re a...

Hopes and dreams about Apple Watch 2

It’s almost that time of year: Apple event season. Rumors are swirling about the next iPhone event, which is likely to be held on...

MIT new tech lets you touch Pokémon Go

Yes, they’ve already successfully tested it in ‘Pokémon Go.’ Despite everything going on within the frame, videos are still a passive experience to observe. You...

What does Pokémon Go mean for the development of AR/VR?

“Stop calling Pokémon Go AR,” say the purists. But who cares what you call something that is so successful? Just be glad it happened,...

Apple is working on augmented reality (AR)

Apple was on decline with sales of iPhone. Now they tell that they are interested in augmented reality. Those powerful processors and advanced graphics technologies...

Snapchat brings live sports filters to high school

High school football is about to get a lot more Snapchat-friendly. The photo app will soon debut a new type of geofilter that shows sports...

Google Maps new feature will make it easier to find a...

Google Maps Update Could Show Parking Difficulty. Soon, you'll know how long it takes to get there AND how long you'll have to circle the...

You’ve got to risk it all to catch ‘em all, right?

Does have the permisson of  Pokemon Go to watch you? Pikachu watches you as long as you want it to. Millions who downloaded the new...

Android password manager 1Password review: Now available for individuals also

Android password manager 1Password review: Now available for individuals also. Password manager 1Password has a new subscription plan for individual customers. Following the success...

Free Hulu is dead, long live Yahoo View

Yahoo teams with Hulu for free TV-streaming service. Yahoo announced a TV- watching site. Yahoo this morning is making a play for cord cutters with the...

Make your life easier with 6 social media tools

Social media has been hailed both as a powerful business tool and one of our greatest time-wasters. In many cases, it's actually both concurrently, but...

New regulations for self-driving cars are on the way

Feds unveil plan to ensure safety of self-driving cars SAN FRANCISCO — Federal regulators, faced with a growing number of self-driving car tests on roads across...

Facebook’s new birthday gift to users

Facebook is giving users a new way to look back on their birthdays. The company is starting to roll out a new video tool that...

Valve will license its SteamVR Tracking system used in HTC Vive...

Valve will license its SteamVR Tracking system used in HTC Vive to developers for free, allowing custom motion controllers for the Vive headset  — ...

Yahoo shut down first Pokemon Go game ‘Geomon’ in 2013

In 2011, there was a game called Geomon, combining Pokémon and geo-location. Yahoo bought the company and shut it down in 2013. This Stanford Grad...

Disrupt 旧金山峰会邀请全球华人参会 (Announcing a Disrupt SF attendee-friendly for Chinese speakers)

 It’s no news that China’s startup scene is huge and Chinese investors and founders are keen to learn more about the Silicon Valley. And...

Tor Project review: It is implementing new policies to prevent sexual...

Nearly two months ago, the Tor Project promised a full investigation into the sexual assault allegations that led to the resignation of one of...

Virtual Reality May Help You in Dreams: How to control your...

Research suggests people dream more lucidly after they’ve immersed themselves in virtual worlds. When Jayne Gackenbach’s son took up Nintendo in the 1990s, she began...

Toyota: How did they achieve this remarkable turnaround

Four years later, almost everyone is back where they were before — praising the company for being one of the most innovative companies in...

How to schedule your startup? Determine what’s most important

For startups, the wrong call during product development doesn’t just waste valuable company resources, it puts the entire product (and, by default, the company),...

All-new iPhone AI camera: Microsoft Pix review

Microsoft just built an all-new iPhone camera app that according to the Redmond giant can make Apple's phone click better photos. It's in fact...

Users of Snapchat are complaining of problem accessing the service

Some Snapchat users are experiencing outages. While the app works just fine for some editors here at TheNextWeb, I’m unable to log in, and Snapchat...

Facebook explains censorship policy for Live video

 Facebook only removes content if it celebrates or glorifies violence, not if it’s only graphic or disturbing, according to a spokesperson. Facebook also insists...

GPS sport watch with music: Polar M600 GPS Android Wear is...

Polar announces M600 GPS Android Wear smartwatch with music streaming. Polar goes back. Way, way back. Back to the early 80s, when the Finnish company...

Microsoft to release two Windows 10 updates in 2017

Microsoft has acknowledged officially that the Windows 10 Anniversary Update will be its only feature upgrade to Windows 10 this year. Two new feature...

Surface Pro 3 battery problem review: Microsoft says it is software...

Surface Pro 3 battery problem review: Microsoft says it is software problem... Surface Pro 3 tablets could be recalled over battery drain issues.   Surface Pro...

Apple and Google Are Going to War Against Robocalls

Robocalls are more than an annoyance. They’re a threat. Scammers, identity thieves, and other unsavory types use them to target victims. One particularly enterprising band...

Why ‘Pokémon Go’ still isn’t available in the largest mobile game...

"Pokémon Go" is the most popular mobile game in the world. China is the largest mobile gaming market, and the most populous country on...

Twitter might finally be adding night mode to its iOS app

Last month, Twitter added a night mode for Android users, hoping that it would drive people to use the app and boost its flagging...

The reward for mining Bitcoin was just cut in half

 It’s Halvening!!! Bitcoin just experienced a major milestone in its short little lifespan. The reward for mining a block (a block = a ledger...

Why Samsung Delays Galaxy Note 7 Shipments?

The well-reviewed Galaxy Note7 from Samsung has, unfortunately, run into a major technical problem that may taint its otherwise successful launch. Distribution of the Galaxy...

Pokemon GO Testing New Nearby Feature

Pokémon Go players get first glimpse of new tracking feature. This is the new Nearby tracker in Pokemon Go. Of all the issues that have plagued...

Samsung will reveal its latest Gear S3 smartwatch in IFA event...

No confirmation, but tons of rumors and precedent for a reveal at the German trade show. Samsung typically has a strong presence at the IFA...

New Twitter DM Button To Help You Chat With Any Site

Twitter has launched a new embeddable button that you can place on your site to allow visitors to send you a direct message –...

Facebook ads still slipping past Adblock Plus via stripped-down code

The Adblock Plus crowdsourced hacker militia can’t keep up with Facebook’s disciplined army of engineers. When Facebook first announced it would circumvent ad blocking software, Adblock Plus...

Come out to TechCrunch’s Summer Party at August Capital

 The TechCrunch Summer Party is a thing of tradition and we hope you can make it out this year. Like in years past we’ll...

The Do List to Get Right Social Media Manager on Board

Who should run your social media and be your company social media manager? Since it’s 2016, hopefully your company has developed some strategy to utilize...

Facebook’s new iOS features will never see the light of day

Facebook developers are always tinkering away behind the scenes on new features. Most of them never see the light of day, but it’s always...

Instagram is testing a “Save Draft” feature

If you're an avid Instagram user, you know it can sometimes take a few tries before you come up with the perfect post. But...
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