Google Pixel root images and the bootloader unlock for Verizon models are now out, and that means owners of the Phone by Google can now take things to the next level in terms of customizing their Android smartphones.
Android 7.1 Nougat may arrive on older Nexus devices such as Nexus 6, Nexus 9 and more by December. The software update will bring a variety of new features to mobile phones.
Some of Vine’s top creators launched a proposal to try to save the app from shutting down. Obviously, that did not work out well, with the stars now moving on to other platforms.
iOS 10.1 is Apple’s latest update, but some iPad and iPhone users feel iOS 10 was a better fit for their iDevices. We’ve listed a few tips and tricks on how to revert to their favorite mobile OS.
The MacBook Pro now has Touch ID, a feature that is mostly overlooked. AgileBits seems to have taken due notice of it, though, posting a sneak peek video of how Touch ID can work with password managing software 1Password.
A new update to Skype for iOS is now available for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The new update brings the ability to send messages right inside Siri, without having to open the Skype app.
reader comments Share this story The sale of a computer equipped with pre-installed software isn’t an unfair commercial practice because most customers prefer to buy a laptop they can use straight away, Europe’s top court has ruled in a victory for Sony. “Failure to indicate the price of each item of pre-installed software” isn’t misleading, […]
reader comments 47 Share this story Six people have been charged in what prosecutors say was a scheme to hack Connecticut state lottery terminals so they produced more winning tickets and fewer losing ones. At least two of the suspects have been charged with felonies, including first-degree larceny, first-degree computer crimes, and rigging a game, […]
reader comments 94 Share this story Apple’s encryption battle View more stories That didn’t take long. The chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Richard Burr (R-N.C.), is backing off on trial-balloon legislation he floated Thursday that would criminalize Apple’s or any other firm’s refusal to assist the government’s encryption efforts. The change of heart comes on […]
reader comments 181 Share this story UPDATE: 4:45 pm ET: Volkwagen said Tuesday as many as 800,000 more vehicles, other than the 11 million already having the bogus software, “could be affected.” Matthias Müller, the VW CEO, said the automaker “will stop at nothing and nobody” to get to the bottom of the scandal. VW […]