Google makes Chrome"s best feature even better at saving your RAM

Thanks to an update for Memory Saver, it'll be much easier to see how much RAM your Google Chrome tabs are using up......»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagJun 5th, 2023

A brief history of abortion—from ancient Egyptian herbs to fighting stigma today

You might be forgiven for thinking of abortion as a particularly modern phenomenon. But there's plenty of evidence to suggest that abortion has been a constant feature of social life for thousands of years. The history of abortion is often told as a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated News10 hr. 32 min. ago

Google continues to awkwardly push for iPhone RCS integration in new "Meet iPager" video

Google has taken yet another awkward swipe at Apple's iPhone 15 and iMessage with another video designed to goad the company into adopting RCS.The video, dubbed "Meet iPager," is heavily stylized to look like one of Apple's signature product launch v.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

How to secure NameDrop and keep safe in iOS 17

Apple's new NameDrop feature in iOS 17 makes it easy to share contact details, but it does also come with safeguards to protect you from harassment.NameDrop on iOS 17Usually we can be fine with how ads and videos speed up a process to show us the res.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

How to use StandBy in iOS 17 to turn your iPhone into a smart display

StandBy is cool new iOS 17 feature that will change how you use your iPhone. Here's everything you need to know to get started......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Best gaming PC deals: Powerful gaming rigs starting at $860

To help gamers find the perfect machine while saving some money in the process, we've smoked out the best gaming PC deals that are available online right now......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Law geeks shine a light on secretive Google antitrust trial

With no audio or video, a handful of activists try to ensure world knows what's happening. (credit: Shutterstock) Months out of law school, Yosef Weitzman already has a huge courtroom role in the biggest antitrust trial.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Google Maps directed man to drive off collapsed bridge, lawsuit claims

A North Carolina family is suing Google, claiming that directions from Google Maps caused a father to drive off a broken bridge, resulting in his death......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 22nd, 2023

Incomplete disclosures by Apple and Google create “huge blindspot” for 0-day hunters

No one mentioned that libwebp, a library found in millions of apps, was a 0-day origin. Enlarge (credit: Getty Images) Incomplete information included in recent disclosures by Apple and Microsoft reporting critical zero-.....»»

Category: topSource:  informationweekRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Google sued over fatal Google Maps error after man drove off broken bridge

Google allegedly gave drivers bridge route for years despite correction requests. The collapsed bridge that Philip Paxson drove off of. (credit: Saltz Mongeluzzi Bendesky) Google is being sued by a widow who says her hus.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

I tested Nvidia’s DLSS 3.5, and it transforms ray tracing (for a select few)

Nvidia's DLSS 3.5 is a game changer for ray tracing, but that assumes you have the hardware to turn on the feature in the first place......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Best home internet deals for September 2023: AT&T, Spectrum, Optimum and more

Spend a little time to nail down the right internet service provider for you. These internet deals and bundles from top ISPs will have you enjoying faster network speeds (and saving some money) in no time......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Is this our first look at the Google Pixel 8a?

Despite a previous rumor, the Google Pixel A series might not be dead after all. Could there be a Pixel 8a in our future? New photos seem to suggest so......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Someone tweaked AMD’s RX 7800 XT, and the results may surprise you

One YouTuber has discovered that underclocking the AMD RX 7800 XT GPU means it trades blows with Nvidia’s RTX 4070, all while saving you a heap of cash......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Google is being sued after bad map directions led a man to his death

A series of errors with Google Maps directions at the core ultimately led to a man dying after driving over a collapsed bridge — and his family is suing.The collapsed Snow Creek bridge has now been barricaded. (Source; Hickory Daily Record)When App.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Google accused of directing motorist to drive off collapsed bridge

Google had been asked to update its maps in the nine years before the father of two's death......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

9to5Mac Daily: September 20, 2023 – Apple stock trading platform, iPhone 15 repairs

Listen to a recap of the top stories of the day from 9to5Mac. 9to5Mac Daily is available on iTunes and Apple’s Podcasts app, Stitcher, TuneIn, Google Play, or through our dedicated RSS feed for Overcast and other podcast players. Sponsored by Ur.....»»

Category: topSource:  theglobeandmailRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Crappy situation: Woman dives into outhouse muck to fetch Apple Watch

After diving in after her lost Apple Watch, a Michigan woman needed a rescue from an outhouse waste repository.Apple WatchStories involving an Apple Watch and a rescue usually feature the technology helping in some way, but not this time. Instead, it.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsSep 21st, 2023

Research: Saving money, milk and improving human health

New research from the College of Veterinary Medicine at Michigan State University finds that dairy producers overtreat cows diagnosed with non-severe cases of clinical mastitis, which increases farm costs and loss of milk......»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

How to turn on double tap-like gesture control on almost any Apple Watch

One of the main new features of the Apple Watch Series 9 and Ultra 2 is something called “double tap” which lets users control the wearable by pinching their thumb and pointer finger. While the full functionality and new UI of the feature are ind.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023

Tempo now lets you add custom scheduled workouts to the Apple Watch Workout app

One of the wonderful things about relying on indie developers to make great apps is the fact that they almost always adopt new features on day one. Take Tempo 5 for example. Apple just released iOS 17 and watchOS 10 with a new custom workout feature.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcmagRelated NewsSep 20th, 2023