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Chrome for iOS adds a Safari-like Reading List

As part of its latest update, Google Chrome for iOS just got a so-called Reading List feature, allowing users to save pages for offline viewing. If that sounds familiar, it's because Safari has had a similar feature for years now......»»

Category: topSource:  engadgetMar 15th, 2017

Xiaomi Mi6c Spotted On Benchmarking Site GFXBench

Just when Xiaomi Mi6 gained some huge popularity among those who were looking for premium specs at an affordable price, the Chinese company seems to be working on its another variant. While nothing has been officially announced yet, it looks like a s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techtreeRelated News43 min. ago

Apple’s iPad gains drag-&-drop and a Finder-like file system

Apple leads the mobile enterprise and consumers, prosumers, and enterprise users all have high hopes for its iPads, but one thing we haven’t yet had is support for drag-&-drop between apps on the tablet.Things have changed Independent develope.....»»

Category: telecomSource:  cwRelated News2 hr. 35 min. ago

That animated GIF you’re sharing could be an ad in disguise

Your GIFs will soon be subtle ads from companies working with search engines like Tenor, who tap on emotion-based GIF search terms. Tenor powers GIF searches for Facebook Messenger, Twitter, iMessage, Google's Gboard, and more. The post That animated.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News11 hr. 51 min. ago

Five shows and movies to stream this week: ‘Moonlight,’ ‘Becoming Bond,’ and more

Need something to watch this weekend? Check out our list of the best shows and movies coming to streaming services this week. On the list this week: Best Picture winner 'Moonlight,' 'War Machine,' and more The post Five shows and movies to stream thi.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News18 hr. 51 min. ago

How Stephen Cox, Farpoint’s composer, turned an old trumpet into a sci-fi drone

Making a virtual reality soundscape takes a different approach than traditional games. Composer Stephen Cox talks us through what it was like sound designing for Farpoint on the PSVR. The post How Stephen Cox, Farpoint’s composer, turned an old tru.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News19 hr. 43 min. ago

Even For Businesses, Chrome Is The Top Browser

An anonymous reader shares Computerworld's interview with David Michael Smith of Gartner. "Most enterprises still have a 'standard' browser, and most of the time, that's something from Microsoft. These days it's IE11. But we've found that people ac.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News21 hr. 43 min. ago

This is what it’s like to be struck by lightning

If hit by lightning, there’s a 9 in 10 chance to survive—what are the lasting effects? Enlarge / T-shirt, shoe, and hat—post-lightning. (credit: William LeGoullon) If you’re hit by lightning, there’s a nine in ten chance you’ll sur.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 28th, 2017

Opera Says Their iOS Updates Are Still Coming - Just Slowly

Slashdot reader BrianFagioli has posted an update about his communication with Opera over their plans for iOS. They'd originally tweeted Thursday that "at this moment we don't have a team working on IOS which is why we haven't released any updates.".....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

SSD Drives Vulnerable To Rowhammer-Like Attacks That Corrupt User Data

An anonymous reader writes: NAND flash memory chips, the building blocks of solid-state drives (SSDs), include what could be called "programming vulnerabilities" that can be exploited to alter stored data or shorten the SSD's lifespan. According to r.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

The best cases for the Kodak Ektra smartphone

The Kodak Ektra is one of the most unique smartphones around, making it a tough one to shop for. Lucky for you, we've put together a list to make finding adequate protection a little easier. The post The best cases for the Kodak Ektra smartphone appe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Save 50 percent or more on these Amazon Warehouse closeout deals

Amazon Warehouse offers a lot of awesome bargains, but you can save even more money with these closeout deals that knock 50 percent or more off of brand-name tech like headphones, VR headsets, smartphones, and more. The post Save 50 percent or more o.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Weekly Rewind: "Game of Thrones" is coming, "Twin Peaks" returns, Bond"s best rides

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from this week. The pos.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

Ars tests out Amazon’s first pick-up grocery store in the world

Easy and painless, so long as you like Amazon's selection (and Prime-exclusive rules). Enlarge / Amazon's first public grocery store, now open in the Seattle neighborhood of Ballard. But you can't go inside. Pickup only. (credit: Sam Machkovech).....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

The first ‘steps’ of this giant mech make a baby giraffe look graceful

Digital Trends traveled out to Elkhart, Indiana to watch "the world's first exo-bionic racing mech" take its first steps -- and it didn't quite go like we thought it would. The post The first ‘steps’ of this giant mech make a baby giraffe.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 27th, 2017

10 Years Later: FileZilla Adds Support For Master Password That Encrypts Your Logins

An anonymous reader writes: "Following years of criticism and user requests, the FileZilla FTP client is finally adding support for a master password that will act as a key for storing FTP login credentials in an encrypted format," reports BleepingCo.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Weekly Rewind: ‘Game of Thrones’ is coming, ‘Twin Peaks’ returns, Bond’s best rides

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of it. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech stories from this week. The pos.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

80% of Millennials Say They Want To Buy a Home -- But Most Have Less Than $1,000

An anonymous reader writes: Millennials aren't buying homes in the same numbers as previous and older generations, but it's not because they don't want to. The vast majority of millennials do indeed aim to buy someday, or would even like to now if th.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Far Cry 5"s first trailer reveals religious cults and explosions in picturesque Montana

Dim the lights, blast the dubstep, and throw on some Aisha Tyler interviews in the background—Ubisoft just kicked off its E3 press conference three weeks before the event with the first-ever trailer for Far Cry 5.Like every year, this early look.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Get your Sagan on with these 41 awe-inspiring photos of the final frontier

Few things instill a sense of wonder quite like the final frontier. These 41 photographs show off the beauty of Earth, our solar system, and the far corners of the universe -- just in case you need to bring out your inner Carl Sagan. The post Get you.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017

Dealmaster: Memorial Day deals like $350 off a Dell Inspiron 15 and more

Plus savings on dash cams, smart TVs, monitors, smart vacuums, and more. Greetings, Arsians! Below are the best Memorial Day Deals on computers, electronics, TVs and more found by our partners at TechBargains. Act fast as stock is limited.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsMay 26th, 2017