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Skyrim’s Survival Mode is no longer free after today

Skyrim’s Survival Mode is no longer free after today

Just a quick heads up for those of you who own a copy of Skyrim Special Edition: the hardcore Survival Mode Bethesda has crafted as an exclusive offering for its new Creation Club service will no
FDA considers gene therapy that may cure one type of blindness

FDA considers gene therapy that may cure one type of blindness

A new gene therapy treatment has proven effective at restoring vision for individuals suffering from a particular type of eye disease, and now the FDA is considering approving it. Should the treatment

Control Room lets you manage Lightroom from your mobile

There may be dozens to hundreds of photo editing apps available on the Play Store but for professional photographers, they only trust Adobe Lightroom. The program has numerous tools that have proven
Snapchat Context Cards offer up more information about the Snaps you see

Snapchat Context Cards offer up more information about the Snaps you see

Today we’re seeing Snapchat bolster its feature set in the face of increasing competition from the likes of Instagram. Launching today is a new feature called “Context Cards,” which will offer extra

Mozilla working on Firefox Rocket mobile browser for Indonesia

Mozilla rolled out the Firefox Quantum Beta and Developer Edition just a few months after the Firefox Focus mobile browser for Android was launched. The company has been working on a number of changes
New Apple patent could adjust the fit of your smartwatch automatically

New Apple patent could adjust the fit of your smartwatch automatically

The Apple Watch already has a pretty big edge against other smartwatches in the space, and this year we saw Apple pack even more into the tiny device. New improvements include building a an LTE
Xiaomi Mi A1 Review : Android One just got familiar

Xiaomi Mi A1 Review : Android One just got familiar

Xiaomi Mi A1 is the first in a wave of Android One smartphones to take advantage of Google’s new price point target. That might not sound exciting to the average citizen, but to the future of
Amazon’s smart doorbell could give delivery people access

Amazon’s smart doorbell could give delivery people access

Amazon is reportedly working on a smart doorbell, that would allow delivery people one-time access into your home. The device, which has not yet been officially confirmed by the retailer, is intended

WaveNet neural network gives Google Assistant a more natural speaking voice

WaveNet is a neural network built by Google DeepMind with the objective of providing more realistic-sounding speech for digital uses. It was launched last year, but the hardware at that time was
Amazon Echo Show price cut after losing YouTube

Amazon Echo Show price cut after losing YouTube

Amazon has slashed the price of the Echo Show, its touchscreen-fronted, Alexa-powered assistant, not long after Google unexpectedly yanked one of its most popular features. Most expensive of the Echo

ZTE Axon M foldable phone with dual screens drops by the FCC

The ZTE Axon M was first rumored to be a truly foldable smartphone. It could be the Axon Multy dual screen phone we sighted before and now we’ve got information a related device has recently visited
SNES Classic Edition in stock at GameStop and ThinkGeek this week

SNES Classic Edition in stock at GameStop and ThinkGeek this week

Here’s a bit of good news for those of you still looking for an SNES Classic Edition: the hot ticket mini console will be back in stock at GameStop and ThinkGeek this week. This is one of the first
Netgear Arlo Pro 2 packs 1080p, solar option, and Alexa support

Netgear Arlo Pro 2 packs 1080p, solar option, and Alexa support

Netgear has revamped its connected home security cameras, with the Arlo Pro 2 now promising higher resolution, more flexible installation, and better integration with the broader smart home. The Arlo
Stardew Valley creator teases wild plans for his next game

Stardew Valley creator teases wild plans for his next game

With Stardew Valley now available on all major platforms – those being PC, Xbox One, PS4, and Switch – creator Eric “ConcernedApe” Barone has a bit more free time on his hands. Though support for

Google’s mobile Image Search UI gets minor tweaks

When an app or service that you use gets minor user interface tweaks, you probably do not notice these changes. Or later on, you realize that your life got easier because of these unnoticeable but
Samsung’s Star Wars robo-vacs use the (suction) Force

Samsung’s Star Wars robo-vacs use the (suction) Force

Star Wars: The Last Jedi mania is upon us, and if you haven’t watched the new trailer and bought your limited-edition R2-Q5 droid, maybe you could start by cleaning up. Samsung has unveiled a pair of

Kinda Blue Pixel 2 phone now out of stock on the Google Store

A Kinda Blue version of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL is available but unfortunately, this particular color is now out of stock. This we know upon checking if we can buy the blue variant. It’s listed
Nokia axes OZO VR camera development

Nokia axes OZO VR camera development

Nokia has called time on its OZO virtual reality camera, announcing that it will cease development of the expensive multi-lens system as it doubles-down on health tech. Announced back in mid-2015, OZO
NVIDIA’s new Pegasus wants the keys to your Level 5 autonomous car

NVIDIA’s new Pegasus wants the keys to your Level 5 autonomous car

Though development on self-driving vehicles seems to be proceeding nicely at a number of different companies, the end goal of creating level 5 autonomous vehicles is still quite a ways off. Prototypes

Made by Google pop-up stores opening in LA and NYC by October 19

If you’ve been dreaming of getting your hands on the recently announced Pixel 2, then you might want to head down to Los Angeles and New York City next week (that is, if you want to have it right then