China partners with Didi Chuxing to test digital currency

The People's Bank of China has reached an agreement with ride-hailing firm Didi Chuxing to integrate digital yuan payments in a bid to test it before bringing it to the w

Neowin 8 Jul 2020 5:58 pm

Hurry and get AirPods Pro at Amazon for $205, or AirPods with wireless charging for $150

Whatever you do, don't buy AirPods from Apple right now in fact, there's really only one retailer you should even consider at the moment if you're interested in getting

The Boy Genius Report 8 Jul 2020 5:57 pm

New life for obsolete Intel Macs: Great Windows (or Linux) machines for years to come?

Now that Apple is moving away from Intel Macs, what are we to do with all that hardware? One idea is to repurpose it for Linux or Windows.

ZDNet 8 Jul 2020 5:55 pm

Your chances of finding authorized iPhone third-party repairs just improved

If youve cracked your iPhone screen or need a battery replacement, there are now more places to get an official repair, Apple has announced, with its Independent Repair P

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 5:53 pm

Upgrade your YouTube videos with a ring light kit for $91 shipped (30% off)

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day , Inkeltech via Amazon is now offering its Ring Light Kit for $90.95 shipped . Regularly $130, this is a straight 30%

9To5Toys 8 Jul 2020 5:50 pm

SHERLOC instrument built at Johnson Space Center will travel to Mars

The summer NASA plans to launch the Mars Perseverance Rover to Mars as part of the Mars 2020 Mission. Perseverance is packed with equipment intended to search for signs o

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 5:36 pm

Home Depot up to 30% off grill and accessories sale runs for today only

Today only, as part of its Special Buy of the Day , Home Depot offers up to 30% off various grills and outdoor accessories . Free shipping is available for all. Our top p

9To5Toys 8 Jul 2020 5:30 pm

Spotify's latest playlist tool creates a mix to match your workout

While most of us arent going to the gym right now, that doesnt mean workouts have been suspended entirely. You still need fresh tunes to keep you motivated at home or on

Engadget 8 Jul 2020 5:30 pm

Introducing Engadgets back-to-school buying guide

Happy summer, friends! Yes, you read that headline right -- Engadget is already thinking about the approaching semester. To get ahead of the game, were thrilled to debut

Engadget 8 Jul 2020 5:30 pm

What to do when a Time Machine copy to an external drive is enormously larger than expected

Time Machine uses a clever technique to make snapshots of your Mac backups. Instead of just creating copies of files that have changed since the previous backupincrementa

Macworld 8 Jul 2020 5:30 pm

Embarks Dog DNA Breed Identification Kit is down to $99 in todays Gold Box

Today only, as part of its Gold Box Deals of the Day , Embark Vet via Amazon is now offering its Dog DNA Breed Identification Kit for $99 shipped . Regularly $129, todays

9To5Toys 8 Jul 2020 5:22 pm

Asus ROG Phone 3 with Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus to launch on July 22: Report

Asus ROG Phone 3 is likely to come packed with the yet-unannounced Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus chipset when it launches on July 22. This comes from a Twitter goof-up by

Digit 8 Jul 2020 5:21 pm

TikTok alternative Instagram Reels debut today in India: Heres how to use it

Instagram has been working on its TikTok-alternative called Reels for a while now. The in-app feature was being tested in Brazil till last year, and now the company is pl

Digit 8 Jul 2020 5:08 pm

Hyundai unveils 2021 Elantra N Line renderings to whet your appetite

The 2021 Hyundai Elantra N Line has a lot resting on its Parametric Dynamic shoulders. And most recently, Hyundai released some teaser renderings of is upcoming high-perf

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 5:07 pm

iPad Pro up to $500 off as 2018 model inventory is cleared out

B&H is clearing out previous-generation iPad Pro models with up to $500 off both 11- and 12.9-inch configurations . Youll find various Wi-Fi and cellular models discounte

9To5Toys 8 Jul 2020 4:58 pm

Everything We Got Out Of Nacon Connect

Earlier today, French publisher, Nacon held their online digital event, Nacon Connect, to give an insight into their upcoming titles and hardware that they were working o

Digit 8 Jul 2020 4:57 pm

Samsung Galaxy Note20's S Pen could add a pointer functionality

Samsung's Galaxy Note20 series will come with an S Pen that could allow users to use it as a pointer like a computer mouse. The feature may also include a number of custo

Neowin 8 Jul 2020 4:46 pm

The Morning After: Samsung's Galaxy Note 20 event is set for August 5th

It may be July, but were already thinking about the back-to-school season, and for good reason: This fall semester will be an unprecedented one. The pandemic means many s

Engadget 8 Jul 2020 4:45 pm

Samsungs 1TB 860 Internal SSD offers quick speeds at $100 ($30 off)

Today only, B&H offers the Samsung 1TB 860 QVO 2.5-inch Internal Solid-State Drive for $99.99 shipped . Regularly $130, todays deal matches the best offer weve seen in 20

9To5Toys 8 Jul 2020 4:42 pm

Walmart+ tipped to take on Amazon Prime later this month

Amazon has practically won the e-commerce race and much of that isnt simply because of the convenience of online shopping. Its subscription-based Prime membership is a ma

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 4:39 pm

Garmin updates some of its most popular watches with solar charging

Smart, and smart-ish watches, are fantastic tools hampered by their size, which caps the amount of battery life you can cram into them. Not many full-featured timepieces

Engadget 8 Jul 2020 4:30 pm

Fire TV better integrates live programming on Sling, Hulu Live and YouTube TV

Amazon is making Fire TV a lot more useful for live TV streaming with direct integration of Hulu Live TV, YouTube TV and Sling TV, the company announced. Those subscripti

Engadget 8 Jul 2020 4:30 pm

Nintendo brings more retro games to the Switch, including Donkey Kong Country

Nintendo has announced new additions to its lineup of retro games on Nintendo Switch Online, and this time it features a major addition - Donkey Kong Country for the Supe

Neowin 8 Jul 2020 4:22 pm

Powerbeats3 Neighborhood Collection falls to $70 for today only (30% off)

Today only, Woot offers the Beats Powerbeats3 Wireless Earbuds Neighborhood Collection for $69.99 . Free shipping is available for Prime members; otherwise, a $6 delivery

9To5Toys 8 Jul 2020 4:15 pm

2021 Kia K5 pricing: Kias Optima replacement starts at $24,455

Following the 2021 Kia K5s debut last week, the South Korean automaker has finally unveiled base prices for its newest midsize sedan. According to Kia, the new K5 starts

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 4:11 pm

LG announces GX soundbar to pair with its GX Gallery TVs

LG has announced a new GX soundbar, which is designed to be paired with its GX Gallery TVs released earlier this year. It features DTS:X and Dolby Atmos support, plus 4K

Neowin 8 Jul 2020 3:54 pm

The switch to Apple silicon: Will the Touch Bar survive?

The arrival of Macs running Apple silicon isnt just about faster, more power efficient processors. Its also an opportunity for Apple to reinvent Mac hardware using lesson

Macworld 8 Jul 2020 3:45 pm

Samsung adds two new soundbars to its Q-series family, with DTS:X and Dolby Atmos support

Samsung has announced the addition of two new soundbars to its Q-series lineup, the HW-Q950T and HW-900T. Both feature Dolby Atmos and DTS:X surround sound, plus music st

Neowin 8 Jul 2020 3:38 pm

Nintendo Switch Online welcomes Donkey Kong Country to SNES collection

Another month, another batch of classic Nintendo games being made available to the new generation of gamers. Nintendo has been dutifully filling up its roster of titles f

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 3:33 pm

Uninterruptible power supply buyers guide

A surge protector will save your equipment; a UPS will do that and save your work, tooor let you save your game during a blackout.

Macworld 8 Jul 2020 3:30 pm

Probe of failed Boeing Starliner launch finds a long list of problems

The independent team NASA and Boeing formed to look into Starliners failed flight to the ISS is done with its investigation. And based on NASAs announcement, they have a

Engadget 8 Jul 2020 2:59 pm

Microsoft seizes malicious domains to protect users from coronavirus scammers

Microsoft has taken legal action against scammers who are attacking users left vulnerable by COVID-19. These scammers are using BEC attacks to steal personal information

Neowin 8 Jul 2020 2:36 pm

Dell launches its latest XPS 13 and XPS 15 premium laptops in India

Dell has announced the launch of its latest XPS 13 and XPS 15 premium consumer laptops in India. The new XPS range comes with an even smaller and thinner profile with the

Neowin 8 Jul 2020 2:16 pm

Amazon's Alexa app now works hands-free on Android and iOS devices

Alexa allows hands-free control of all manner of devices, but theres been one glaring exception: its own smartphone app. Amazon has finally brought that feature directly

Engadget 8 Jul 2020 2:05 pm

You can now access Emoji 13.0 on Android 11 with latest Gboard beta

A new Gboard beta is letting users access brand-new emoji that have been available in Android 11, but not really accessible. The new emoji can now be used on your phone,

Neowin 8 Jul 2020 11:58 am

Amazon Prime Video now lets users have up to 6 profiles: How it works

The one feature that Amazon Prime Video lacked when compared to Netflix was Profiles. Lets face it, one family will use one Amazon Prime Video account and since everyone

Digit 8 Jul 2020 11:42 am

Google Maps tests showing traffic lights on Android

Google is preparing to add traffic lights support in Google Maps. The addition will come a year after Apple had introduced the feature in Apple Maps in iOS 13. The featur

Neowin 8 Jul 2020 11:04 am

Nintendo Switch Online is adding 'Donkey Kong Country' this month

Nintendo has added another batch of retro games to its Switch Online service, and one of them may have been a childhood favorite. Donkey Kong Country, the 1994 Super NES

Engadget 8 Jul 2020 11:01 am

iOS 14 could let you make Apple Pay purchases by scanning QR codes

Hidden code found in the latest iOS 14 developer beta indicates that the operating system may be adding the ability for users to scan QR codes in order to make purchases

Neowin 8 Jul 2020 9:28 am

OnePlus Nord price leaked ahead of AR launch event

OnePlus said it was going back to what it does best. There was even a promise of a sub-$500 smartphone that, while not a flagship killer, is expected to be a David among

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 9:12 am

DOJ indicts 'fxmsp' hacker who reportedly breached hundreds of companies

An American court has unsealed the criminal charges against a prolific hacker known as fxmsp, finally revealing the identity of the invisible god of networks. In an annou

Engadget 8 Jul 2020 8:51 am

Apple Pay QR code support could be coming soon

Apples mobile payment has been around for more than half a decade now but its primary interaction with the physical world has been through NFC. While more convenient and

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 8:42 am

ARM shifts away from IoT to focus on core chip business

The past weeks have been great for ARM, the designers of the most-used processors in the mobile and embedded world. From Apples switch to its own ARM-based Silicon to pow

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 8:12 am

Nokia 1 Android 10 update has started rolling out

The Nokia 1 isnt exactly a phone that would wow people, not unless youre impressed by how basic and affordable it is. Of course, its whole point was to deliver an Android

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 7:21 am

Galaxy Watch 3 strikes a pose as it passes by Taiwans NCC

The date is set for Samsungs big event and while the Galaxy Note 20 is the obvious center of attraction, it is expected to be joined by no less than three other Galaxy de

Slashgear 8 Jul 2020 6:50 am