Mobile
Gaming

Nintendo makes mobile debut in Japan with Miitomo, My Nintendo

Nintendo's debut mobile app Miitomo has launched alongside the company's new My Nintendo service, giving members access to exclusive rewards, games, and other bonuses for registering purchases and completing online tasks.
Computing

Google security pro Tavis Ormandy calls Verizon’s anti-virus certification “meaningless”

Google's Tavis Ormandy, who regularly discloses vulnerabilities in anti-virus software, has claimed that Verizon-affiliated certificates for anti-virus are missing important bugs in software.
Mobile

AMOLED panel production continues to rise, possibly for the iPhone next year

Apple may be in talks with various display suppliers to build OLED panels for the iPhone 8, according to new reports. Samsung, LG and Japan Display are all attached to the project, according to rumors.
Android

The Nextbit Robin version for Verizon and Sprint has been cancelled

Bad news for Cloud smartphone lovers. The Nextbit Robin for Verizon and Sprint has been cancelled, and all related preorders will be refunded due to unexpected difficulties in the CDMA approval process.
Wearables

Company co-founder Steve Wozniak blasts the Apple Watch in AMA

Speaking to Reddit users during an AMA, Steve Wozniak has offered up some criticism of the Apple Watch, as well as praising the efforts of the company's CEO Tim Cook.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 10 paid iPhone apps on sale for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…
Mobile

Apple picks apart FBI’s ‘reckless’ and ‘uninformed’ argument in scathing new brief

In a court filing, Apple rejected the government's legal arguments for compelling it to unlock the San Bernardino shooter's iPhone. It characterized the FBI's order as a violation of its free speech rights.
Emerging Tech

See how fast these criminals install a machine ready to steal your credit card details

In a video released by Miami Police, we see how quick and easy it is for criminals to install a card skimmer to a point-of-sale terminal, potentially ready to steal your credit card information. How fast? Less than 8-seconds.
Wearables

If you have to ask, you probably can't afford Samsung's de Grisogono Gear S2 watch

Samsung's teamed up with jewelry designer de Grisogono to produce a limited edition, super flash version of the Gear S2 smartwatch. Covered in gold and diamonds, Samsung's keeping quiet about the price, which probably means we can't afford…
Cars

Uber’s new Family Profiles service lets you pay for up to 10 people’s rides

Uber has launched a new service called Family Profiles in Atlanta, Dallas, and Phoenix. Designed primarily for parents and children, the feature allows up to 10 riders to share one payment method.
Mobile

Twitter’s new Windows 10 Mobile app retains dark theme, adds camera support

Twitter has launched its app to Windows 10 Mobile to coincide with the release of the operating system itself. The new app takes advantage of Microsoft's Universal Windows Platform, enabling it to adapt depending on screen size.
Mobile

NYCLU raises privacy qualms about LinkNYC’s Wi-Fi hotspots

Phone booths are being converted into free public Wi-Fi hotspots -- but how safe are they? The NYCLU says data the Link hubs collect carry "a risk of security breaches and unwarranted NYPD surveillance."
Computing

Microsoft will end support for RC4 encryption in Edge and IE11 next month

Microsoft is pulling the plug on the aging and insecure RC4 cipher for Edge and Internet Explorer, after Chrome and Firefox killed it off in January. Users shouldn't expect any disruptions.
Mobile

New Stagefright exploit could scare millions of Android users

Security flaw Stagefright was first discovered last year, and Google immediately began releasing patches to fix the issue. Unfortunately, however, a new exploit to the flaw could leave millions of Android users vulnerable to hacks.
Virtual Reality

Which of these VR headsets would you buy?

We're running our first Facebook poll. What is your favorite VR headset? Join the fun and let us know what VR platform (if any) has you excited.
Web

Acquisition by iFood brings on-demand meal service SpoonRocket back from the dead

Demand is down for the on-demand industry. Just three years after a promising launch, the pre-made meal delivery service SpoonRocket has shut its doors, citing fundings issues as the coup de grace.
Mobile

Waze introduces Planned Drives feature to make sure you’re never late again

Don't just navigate traffic -- beat traffic. Thanks to Waze's newly introduced Planned Drives feature, you'll be able to take the guesswork out of your road trips, and enter a date and time for your destination to determine when to leave.
Mobile

This 9,000mAh portable battery bank can recharge itself in only 18 minutes

Portable power banks can take forever to recharge, but not the iTron. This 9,000mAh battery can recharge from zero to 100 percent in only 18 minutes, and it'll have enough juice to charge your iPhone 6S after only five minutes.