Meta tries to resurrect Portal devices as secondary monitors

On Wednesday, Meta announced that two of its Portal video calling devices now support an app that can wirelessly connect them to PCs. The new feature may save them from total cancellation as the company attempts to pivot the products from consumers t.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotAug 14th, 2022

The best iPhone 14 & iPhone 14 Plus cases

People buying an iPhone 14 or iPhone 14 Plus will want to keep their devices safe, and that means acquiring a case. Here are our best picks for cases you can purchase for your iPhone.As is typical for fall, Apple updated its iPhone lineup with new mo.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News3 hr. 1 min. ago

Amazon debuts new shopping portal for customers on government assistance

Amazon on Monday launched a new shopping portal called Amazon Access that is designed for shoppers receiving government assistance......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated News8 hr. 33 min. ago

This week"s best Apple deals on Amazon knock up to $400 off Macs, iPads, AirPods, Apple Watch & more

Save up to $400 on a wide selection of Apple products this week at Amazon, as the e-commerce giant gears up for its Prime Early Access Sale.Save up to $400 on a variety of Apple devices, from AirPods to MacBooks, at Amazon this week.The deals continu.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated News19 hr. 33 min. ago

Amazon"s new smart home gear, baby tech, Victrola streaming turntable on HomeKit Insider

On the latest episode of the Homekit Insider podcast, Amazon's massive product-focused event with several new smart home devices, smart home baby gear, and more!HomeKit InsiderIn the wake of the last Apple event, and as we wait to see what Apple will.....»»

Category: appleSource:  appleinsiderRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

India roundup: 5G services launched

India became the last major Asian economy to launch 5G services, heralding huge demand for the 5G ecosystem and devices. Pegatron inaugurated its Indian mobile phone manufacturing facility, with iPhone production in India expected to rise......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2022

Amazon Devices & Services: Alternatives to every announced product

Tons of Amazon smart home devices are heading our way later this year, but if you don't want to wait, here are some great alternatives you should consider......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2022

Amazon is always watching

A TV that knows when you're in and out of the room. A gadget that monitors your breathing pattern while you sleep. An enhanced voice assistant tool that highlights just how much it knows about your everyday life......»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2022

Coroner lists Instagram algorithm as contributing cause of UK teen’s death [Updated]

Meta called content "safe" that UK judge found "impossible to watch." Enlarge (credit: ljubaphoto | E+) In a London court this week, coroner Andrew Walker had the difficult task of assessing a question that child safety advoca.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Self-harm content led to death of 14-year-old girl; Meta and Pinterest admit failings

Exposure to a massive amount of self-harm content on both Instagram and Pinterest played a key role in the death of 14-year-old Molly Russell, concluded an inquest. Executives from both social media companies have admitted that the teenager was expo.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  9to5macRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

The Oculus Quest 3’s design and specs may have already been leaked

Meta's budget-friendly Oculus Quest 2 successor has apparently been revealed in a new leak......»»

Category: topSource:  marketingvoxRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Xiamen Tianma Display Technology begins to ship flexible OLED panels

China-based Xiamen Tianma Display Technology (Tianma Display) began to ship flexible OLED panels used in smartphones and wearable devices in August 2022, according to industry sources......»»

Category: itSource:  digitimesRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Meta made DALL-E for video, and it’s both creepy and amazing

Meta created an AI that can turn your typed words into videos, and it's both creepy and cool......»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsSep 30th, 2022

Meta is using AI to generate videos from just a few words

Artificial intelligence is getting better and better at generating an image in response to a handful of words, with publicly available AI image generators such as DALL-E 2 and Stable Diffusion. Now, Meta researchers are taking AI a step further: they.....»»

Category: topSource:  cnnRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

The PC market decline hasn"t hit monitors quite yet, as demand grows in Q2 2022

A new International Data Corporation (IDC) report shows a Q2 2022 growth of 2.7 percent in global monitor shipments compared to Q2 2021. The numbers contrast with the current falling demand for PCs and other computer components, at least for now......»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Russia demands an explanation after Apple removes its Facebook competitor from the App Store

VK said on its website that its apps, which include, VK Music, and Youla classifieds, are blocked by Apple but continue to work on devices that already have them installed. However, it did warn that there may be "be difficulties with notifica.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Apple removes ad-free Instagram clone from App Store after Meta objects

The primary way The OG App differs from Instagram is the removal of ads and suggested posts from user's home feeds. It also allows the creation of alternative feeds for different subjects, which can be shared with friends, without the need to follow.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

China-based network tried to influence midterms, but long lunches and 9-to-5 hours hampered efforts

Meta writes that it took down the "small" network, which originated in China, for violating its policy on inauthentic behavior. Covering Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, it's the first known propaganda campaign originating in China to target US audi.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Gaming monitor shipments are down for the first time ever

Trendforce's Anita Wang released a report on the matter that also covers details such as sales for panel types and screen curvature. In 2021, there were 22.8 million shipments of gaming monitors compared to an estimated 20.5 million units shipped for.....»»

Category: topSource:  techspotRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

New superconducting qubit testbed benefits quantum information science development

If you've ever tried to carry on a conversation in a noisy room, you'll be able to relate to the scientists and engineers trying to "hear" the signals from experimental quantum computing devices called qubits. These basic units of quantum computers a.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022

Almost 60% of secondary school students in public schools can identify fake news

More than half of Spain's Compulsory Secondary Education (ESO, in its Spanish acronym) students can distinguish between fake and real news. This is one of the conclusions of a study carried out by researchers from the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid.....»»

Category: topSource:  physorgRelated NewsSep 29th, 2022