Kevin Perry

November 17, 2019
Huawei’s foldable Mate X smartphone goes on sale in China – Engadget

Huawei’s foldable Mate X smartphone goes on sale in China – Engadget

There's finally a major foldable smartphone on the market beyond the Galaxy Fold... if you live in China. As promised, Huawei has started selling the Mate X through its Vmall online store. It'll cost a steep 16,999 yuan (about $2,400 US), but you'll also have…
November 17, 2019
Black Friday 2019: Target’s Best Deals [Updated] – Forbes

Black Friday 2019: Target’s Best Deals [Updated] – Forbes

This story was written in collaboration with Forbes Finds. Forbes Finds covers products we think youll love. Featured products are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, Forbes and the author…
November 17, 2019
Farewell, Cortana – Gizmodo

Farewell, Cortana – Gizmodo

Come the end of January, it appears the Cortana apps getting booted to the Microsoft assistant graveyard. At least poor Clippy will have some company now. Thats according to a support article Microsoft posted this week, though only users in Australia, the UK…
November 16, 2019
Stadia Controller pairing process already live on Chromecast Ultra – 9to5Google

Stadia Controller pairing process already live on Chromecast Ultra – 9to5Google

Wednesday’s Stadia AMAconfirmed that you’d need to use the Chromecast Ultra included with Founder’s Edition on day one. Stadia Controller pairing this evening looks to already be available on existing streaming dongles. According to Google this week, the bun…
November 16, 2019

Facebook page of video game company 2K hacked; offensive language posted to page – FOX 10 News Phoenix

Facebook page of video game company 2K hacked; offensive language posted to page - FOX 10 News Phoenix
November 16, 2019
Scathing Metacritic user reviews and #GameFreakLied dull the shine of Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield’s release – Notebookcheck.net

Scathing Metacritic user reviews and #GameFreakLied dull the shine of Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield’s release – Notebookcheck.net

Recent critic reviews for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield were reasonably good; both the Sword and Shield variants brandished scores of 81 on Metacritic and have received a fair share of glowing reports. But as is often the case, the critical opinion has not…
November 15, 2019
Guidemaster: The best Qi wireless charging pads for your smartphone – Ars Technica

Guidemaster: The best Qi wireless charging pads for your smartphone – Ars Technica

153 with 99 posters participating Update: Ars has stayed busy after publishing this guide in April 2019. We've tested a number of new Qi wireless chargers available since and have updated our top picks ahead of the 2019 holiday shopping season. Wireless cha…
November 15, 2019
‘Jurassic World Evolution’ DLC lets you rebuild the original park – Engadget

‘Jurassic World Evolution’ DLC lets you rebuild the original park – Engadget

The expansion will be set just after the original Jurassic Park movie and feature park designs, dinosaurs and characters from the original movie. These include the iconic entrance gates, track-restricted Jurassic Park Tour, and "legacy skin variants" for any …
November 15, 2019
146 New Vulnerabilities All Come Preinstalled on Android Phones – WIRED

146 New Vulnerabilities All Come Preinstalled on Android Phones – WIRED

When you buy an Android smartphone, its rarely pure Android. Manufacturers squeeze in their own apps or give it a fresh coat of interface. Carriers do it too. The resulting stew of preinstalled software and vanilla Android sometimes turns out to be rancid, pu…