Apple has come out with some new free courses to help people learn the Swift programming language. The company's free curriculum is intended for high school and community college students. Six US community colleges are already going to offer a Swift language course.
Garmin has launched a pretty high-spec action camera. The Virb 360 offers 360-degree video capture at up to 5.7K and 30 fps. With the extra pixels, the Virb Edit software can utilize spherical stabilization to provide a very smooth 4K video. It also has 360-degree audio.
AdSense advertisers are receiving more granular data for their campaigns, Google has announced. With a new product called Ads Data Hub, campaign managers can receive in-depth information about their advertising efforts. Marketers can tweak their campaigns accordingly.
Subtitle files that are often downloaded by people with pirated movies/shows are being used by hackers to hide malware. Checkpoint reports the exploit has given hackers a way to control someone's desktop by getting them to load fake movie/show subtitles.
T-Mobile is working hard to attract consumers way from Verizon. Its latest campaign, called "Get Out of the Red," will help people switch without incurring any fees or losing their device purchased from Verizon. T-Mobile is offering to cover people's early termination fees.
Female soldiers will be playable in Battlefield 1 for the first time thanks to its next DLC, called In the Name of the Tsar. The expansion sets the game apart from most military games. Overall, the genre typically only includes male soldiers. The DLC arrives this summer.
Microsoft will launch Xbox Game Pass, a game subscription service, on June 1. The upcoming service was announced in February and it's going to include over 100 Xbox One and Xbox 360 games. Subscriptions only cost $10 per month. All of the games are downloadable.
Facebook's personal fundraiser feature has exited its beta stage and also received some updates. The feature now supports campaigns for sports teams and communities. Facebook launched the capability as a more limited beta in March 2017. It's similar to GoFundMe.
Although it was expected for OnePlus 5 to feature a flagship chipset, both Qualcomm and OnePlus have confirmed today that Snapdragon 835 will be the heart of the phone. No other specifications were confirmed, but at least we know it will be powered by one of the best, if not the
Samsung has just announced that its latest 360-degree handheld camera will go on sale tomorrow in the US and unlike the first-generation, the Gear 360 (2017) will be significantly cheaper. The new model will go on sale online and in stores tomorrow, and will be sold through
Just hours after renders of Moto G5S leaked online, another set of images has now detailed its bigger counterpart, the Moto G5S Plus. While the overall design is pretty much the same, there is one big difference on the back and that is the dual main camera setup.
Until today, users of Apple Pay in the United Kingdom had a contactless payment limit of £30. That was definitely hurting Apple, who has finally decided to get rid of the limit. Over 50% of contactless payment terminals in the UK now accept Apple Pay transactions of any value.
E-ink screens are great for e-readers due to small power consumption, but there hasn't been much of an improvement over the last few years. Current displays have around 300 ppi, but Japan Display has managed to make a small breakthrough with its latest E-ink screen.
OLED is only expected to arrive on the iPhone 8 this year, not the iPhone 7s and iPhone 7s Plus. Come next year, however, every iPhone model may be using the upgraded display technology. Samsung will be capable of supplying around 180 million units next year.
Huainan, a city in China's Anhui province, is now home to the world's largest floating solar panel plant. The facility is live and has been connected to the local power grid, providing an alternative source of energy for the region. Sungrow created the facility's tech.