Apple told to warn against charging phone in bath after man"s electrocution death

A man died from electrocution recently when the charger connected to his iPhone touched the bath water he was in. A safety body warned that “people need to be aware of taking an electrical appliance into the bathroom." The post Apple told to warn a.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsMar 20th, 2017

In China, Silicon Valley Giants Confront New Walls

The recent struggles of Apple, LinkedIn and Facebook show why the number of tech companies willing to have a try in China is dwindling......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News1 hr. 28 min. ago

Is This the Woman Who Will Save Uber?

Bozoma Saint John, the marketing star who’s worked with Beyoncé, Apple and more, brings humanism, Instagram savvy and Chanel to the beleaguered brand......»»

Category: topSource:  nytRelated News1 hr. 28 min. ago

Kodi Magazine "Directs Readers To Pirate Content"

An anonymous reader writes: A British magazine is directing readers to copyright-infringing software, the Federation Against Copyright Theft (Fact) has said. Kodi is a free, legal media player for computers -- but software add-ons can make it possibl.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 20 min. ago

Brembo"s Bombassei inducted into Automotive Hall of Fame

Alberto Bombassei, the man behind those bright red and yellow Brembo brake calipers, joined three other legends into the Automotive Hall of Fame......»»

Category: topSource:  autonewsRelated News8 hr. 36 min. ago

Drupal Developers Still Rebelling Against Drupal Leadership

New submitter cornholed writes: In an update to previous posts on Slashdot, prominent Drupal and PHP Developer Larry Garfield is still defending his reputation against allegations by Drupal leadership against sexual misconduct. As previously reported.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News9 hr. 44 min. ago

Captain America Hits the Road After Secret Empire

Marvel will be restoring a more traditional Captain America status quo after Secret Empire, complete with a fan-favorite creative team. Today at Comic-Con International, Marvel writer Mark Waid announced his return to Captain America alongside.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News12 hr. 11 min. ago

Intel Accuses Qualcomm of Trying To Kill Mobile Chip Competition

Intel has jumped into the fray surrounding the Apple-Qualcomm patent spat by accusing the world's biggest maker of mobile phone chips of trying to use the courts to snuff out competition. From a report: The chip giant made the allegation late Thursda.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News12 hr. 12 min. ago

Grown man getting scared by a crab is worth 3 seconds of your life

Sometimes, it's the teeny creatures that are the scariest.  Read more... More about Funny, Animals, Viral Videos, Crab, and Culture Sometimes, it's the teeny creatures that are the scariest.  Read more... More about Funny, Animals.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 11 min. ago

9/11 truther Charlie Sheen is starring in a 9/11 movie and, yes, this is real life

Based on the trailer for the 9/11, the movie will be emotional because of the subject matter — and the casting. SEE ALSO: Charlie Sheen just made Debbie Reynolds' death about Trump The film, coming out three days before the 16th anniversary.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News13 hr. 28 min. ago

Tested: iPhone 7 adapters to make up for the missing headphone jack

No headphone jack? No problem—or at least, not a problem that can’t be fixed with a solid adapter.Apple caused a commotion after confirming that the iPhone 7 would only sport a Lightning port. This means that all your old headphones with a 3.5.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News14 hr. 3 min. ago

Intel sides with Apple, accuses Qualcomm of anticompetitive conduct

Intel complains that Qualcomm's request to bar the import of Intel-powered iPhones into the US would "cause significant harm to the public interest.".....»»

Category: blogSource:  betweenthelinesRelated News14 hr. 20 min. ago

Spawn Movie Announced, Todd McFarlane to Direct

The Spawn creator has revealed he will direct a movie produced by the company behind Get Out and Split. After discussing the possibility of the project in recent months, Todd McFarlane has officially confirmed a new Spawn movie is in developmen.....»»

Category: gameSource:  ignRelated News14 hr. 43 min. ago

Move over, Uber: Lyft launches its own self-driving car division

Uber's venture in autonomous cars may have hit some road bumps, but Lyft is ready to give it a shot. Despite Uber's venture into autonomous cars setting a negative tone after facing suspension and a major lawsuit, another ridesharing servi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News14 hr. 44 min. ago

I played a "Netflix and Chill" simulator with the guy I Netflix and chill with

The 'Netflix and chill' meme took the world by storm last year — before dying a cold, hard death around the time your dad started using it.  But, for a brief moment, the phrase perfectly encapsulated the Fog of Dating, as young people suff.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News14 hr. 56 min. ago

Bizarre moments from Sean Spicer"s short stint at the White House

Sean Spicer resigned as White House press secretary after just six months under President Donald Trump. Here are a few memorable moments the internet will remember him by. Read more...More about Politics, Snl, White House, Trump, and Saturday Night L.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News14 hr. 56 min. ago

Report: Razer Working on Smartphone for Hardcore Gamers

It was announced in January of this year that Nextbit, makers of the cloud-centric Robin phone, would join Razer as an independent mobile division. In a related report published by Bloomberg on July 12, it is reported that Razer is indeed working to.....»»

Category: mobileSource:  droidlifeRelated News14 hr. 56 min. ago

Update to iOS 10.3.3 now: Apple patches serious Wi-Fi exploit

iOS users should update immediately to version 10.3.3 to eliminate the risk of a Wi-Fi-based exploit that can be carried out by an attacker in proximity to a device—or potentially through a compromised Wi-Fi router—without any interaction from.....»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News15 hr. 43 min. ago

Essential Phone release date, news and features

The man behind Android has just launched a flagship phone with an edge-to-edge screen. Update: The Essential Phone has missed its June launch but is confirmed to be arriving in a few weeks, while a UK launch has also been confirmed.The Essentia.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News16 hr. 12 min. ago

"The Walking Dead" Season 8 trailer is all action and a whole lot of of hope

After weathering criticism that Season 7 of The Walking Dead was unrelentingly bleak, Season 8 of AMC's zombie hit looks like a very different animal, at least judging from the first trailer released at San Diego Comic-Con on Friday afternoon......»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 44 min. ago

Here"s what comic book nerds think of "Spider-Man: Homecoming"

Spider-Man is back! After surprising audiences with a cameo appearance in Captain America: Civil War, the famed webslinger is returning to the big screen. Tom Holland will bring his acrobatics and quips to Spider-Man: Homecoming, the latest entry in.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News16 hr. 56 min. ago