Tech

9 December 2019

Apple's Mac Pro and Pro Display XDR to go on sale on December 10

Apple has announced orders for the Mac Pro‌ and Pro Display XDR will begin on Tuesday (10.12.19). The tech giant previously confirmed that the new modular ‌Mac Pro‌ and flat panel ...

9 December 2019

Elon Musk rules out Tesla road bike after accident

Elon Musk has ruled out a road bike for Tesla after a near-fatal accident he was involved in aged 17. The billionaire businessman was asked when we can expect the electric ...

9 December 2019

Huawei to roll out Harmony OS on more products in 2020

Huawei plans to roll out Harmony OS on more products in 2020 - but not phones, tablets or computers. The Chinese tech firm's operating system will be more widely used next ...

6 December 2019

Airport facial recognition proposal dropped

US Customs and Border Protection has dropped plans for facial recognition at airports for US citizens. The organisation has confirmed it will ditch the proposed rule, which would have required all ...

6 December 2019

5G could boost smartphone sales

5G could give smartphone sales a big boost, according to a new survey. Deloitte's Connectivity and Mobile Trends survey reveals that 67% of consumers are more likely to pick up a ...

6 December 2019

Apple clarifies iPhone 11 Pro location settings

Apple has clarified why the iPhone 11 Pro appears to override location settings. The tech giant's flagship device has come under scrutiny from a security researchers who discovered the phone collects ...

5 December 2019

Huawei launches new legal challenge over US ban

Huawei has launched a legal challenge after US regulators classified it as a national security threat. The Chinese telecoms giant has asked for the US Court of Appeal to overturn the ...

5 December 2019

Instagram requires date of birth from new members

Instagram now requires new members to provide their date of birth when creating an account. The photo sharing social media network - which is owned by Facebook - already requires users ...

5 December 2019

Alphabet CEO praises Google's co-founders

Alphabet's new chief Sundar Pichai has praised Google's co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin. The executive - who is now CEO of both Google and its parent company after the duo ...

4 December 2019

Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin step down

Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin are stepping down. The pair have revealed that they will relinquish their roles as Alphabet's chief executive officer and president respectively but they will ...

4 December 2019

Elon Musk's Tesla struggle

Elon Musk has opened up about struggling to obtain the trademark for Tesla. The Tesla Motors name was originally trademarked in 1994 by a man named Brad Siewart and he was ...

4 December 2019

TikTok increasing age limit for gifts

TikTok is increasing the age limit for those buying gifts on the app. The Chinese-owned company has announced that users under the age of 18 will no longer be able to ...

3 December 2019

Juventus fans can take part in club's decision making process

Juventus fans are the first in history to take part in their club's decision making process. Fans can use their $JUV (Juventus Fan Tokens) to vote in the first poll to ...

3 December 2019

Australia's AI to catch dangerous drivers

Australia has launched new Artificial intelligence (AI) cameras, which can detect drivers using their mobiles illegally. On Sunday (01.12.19) in New South Wales (NSW), the cameras were rolled out for the ...

3 December 2019

Facebook's chatbot to help employees answer family questions

Facebook has built an artificial intelligence-powered chatbot to help its employees deal with criticism from friends and family. The chatbot, known as "Liam Bot", was designed to aid employees ...

3 December 2019

FaceApp could pose a 'potential counterintelligence threat'

FaceApp could pose a "potential counterintelligence threat". US Senator Chuck Schumer revealed that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is worried about the face-editing tool based on the data it collects, ...

2 December 2019

Robot personal trainer invented by scientists

Scientists have created a personal trainer robot called Pepper. The humanoid was masterminded by the Bristol Robotics Laboratory, who tested Pepper on 10 people at a gym at the University of ...

2 December 2019

Apple Pay Express mode launches

Apple Pay users are now able to pay for tube and bus fares much easier. The new Transit Express feature which works on iPhone's and Apple Watches, means you can travel ...

2 December 2019

Facebook allows users to transfer images to Google Photos

Facebook is set to let users transfer their images directly to Google Photos. The social media network has launched the new tool in Ireland today (02.12.19), with the rest of the ...

29 November 2019

UK drones registration deadline

Drone pilots in the UK must register with the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) by the end of November 9. Anyone with a drone weighing more than 250g who doesn't register their ...

29 November 2019

Facebook outages on Thanksgiving

Facebook went down on Thursday (28.11.19) due to a software systems error. The company's social media platforms - including the main Facebook site, Messenger and Instagram - suffered intermittent outages as ...

29 November 2019

Developer recreates iPod Classic with iOS app

An iOS developer is working on an iPhone app to bring back the iPod Classic. Design student Elvin Hu - who hs studying at Cooper Union college in New York City ...

28 November 2019

Apple veteran Jony Ive officially leaves company

Apple chief designer Jony Ive has left the company. The tech veteran crafted some of the brand's most influential products - including the iPod, iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch - and ...

28 November 2019

Twitter pausing account deletion plans over memorial concerns

Twitter will "pause" plans to disable inactive accounts. The social media network has halted plans for the cull after just one day following user backlash, and the system will be delayed ...