Tech News from Around the Globe

OnePlus will unveil the 7T on September 26th

Engadget - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 8:10am
It didn't take long for OnePlus to confirm launch plans for the 7T series -- and it turns out the most recent event rumor was partly true. The phone maker now intends to introduce the OnePlus 7T line at a North American event on September 26th, with...

The incredible Gargoyles is among the classic cartoons hitting Disney Plus - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 8:08am
Ducktales, Rescue Rangers and Darkwing Duck are among the Disney Afternoon cartoons coming to the streaming service.

OnePlus 7T reveal event happening on Sept. 26 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 8:01am
See what's new with the budget phone.

Vivo's NEX 3 is a bezel-less 5G phone with a 64-megapixel camera

Engadget - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 8:00am
Whether you like it or not, 5G is coming, and a handful of brands are already offering compatible devices in select markets. The latest to jump on the 5G bandwagon is Vivo with its NEX 3 5G, which is a flagship smartphone that doesn't look too...

This big-arm robot let me live like Ripley from Aliens - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 8:00am
Meet the Guardian GT exoskeleton. It's time to power up.

$100M 'Grant for the Web' hopes to make the internet pivot to privacy - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 8:00am
The idea is to come up with internet business models that aren't based on ad tracking.

Get an unlocked Google Pixel 3A XL 64GB for $378 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 7:04am
Google's massively popular midrange phone was $100 more when it debuted earlier this year.

Amazon wants to double its Locker program over the next year - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 7:00am
The move comes as Amazon works to speed up its Prime deliveries and make up for losing FedEx as a shipping partner.

Wi-Fi 6 certification is here to make next-gen speeds a widespread reality - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 7:00am
This "key milestone" in the adoption of next-gen Wi-Fi technology launches Monday.

The best iPad deals: $30 off the brand new 10.2-inch model and more - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 6:56am
The 128GB version of the iPad that Apple unveiled last week is already on sale.

ClearUP wants to clear up your sinuses without medication - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 6:30am
This hand-held device promises to reduce sinus pain and all you have to do is rub it on your face.

Smarten up your nightstand, desk or kitchen counter with the Amazon Echo Show 5 for $65 - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 6:29am
Normally $90, this Echo puts Alexa and a handy 5.5-inch screen anywhere you need them.

The Morning After: New York state moves to ban sale of flavored e-cigarettes

Engadget - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 6:11am
Hey, good morning! Welcome to Monday morning! New York state is rushing to ban sales of flavored e-cigarettes, there are even more Pixel 4 leaks -- focused on the cameras -- and it's been five years since Apple killed off its iPod. But don't worry!...

The historic fleet of San Francisco's Maritime National Historical Park - CNET

CNet Tech News - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 6:00am
Historic ferries and tugs, sails and schooners, all right in San Francisco.

Photos of Huawei's Mate 30 range leak online

Engadget - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 5:55am
We had been expecting to learn more about Huawei's new flagship Mate 30 phone on September 19th, but as we know, it's hard to keep upcoming devices a secret. Thanks to a recent leak, photos of the entire line-up have now leaked online.

Motorola is making Android TVs too

Engadget - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 3:52am
Shortly after smartphone company OnePlus launched a TV, rival Motorola has decided to do the same. In partnership with Indian e-commerce site FlipKart, Motorola India unveiled Motorola TV, a range of smart TVs with IPS technology in sizes ranging fro...

Google may soon let you search with a screenshot

Engadget - Mon, 09/16/2019 - 2:17am
Google might be about to do pair up two mobile screen-related features, "Edit & Share screenshots" and the AI-powered "What's on my Screen," according to some APK digging by 9 to 5 Google. A new feature called "Smart Screenshots," tucked into the...

US investigates escort and massage sites over human trafficking

Engadget - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 10:49pm
Backpage is no more, but US authorities are still determined to crack down on sites that enable human trafficking and other crimes. Wall Street Journal sources say Homeland Security, the Justice Department and others are reportedly investigating esc...

Nissan envisions car-themed esports gaming chairs

Engadget - Sun, 09/15/2019 - 9:17pm
Nissan's connection to gaming might extend beyond the occasional car in a racing sim. The automaker has joined with FaZe Clan and OpTic Gaming to design a trio of "esports gaming chairs" themed around (what else?) some of its more iconic cars. The...