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Pirate Bay uses visitors’ CPUs for mining digital currency

Pirate Bay uses visitors’ CPUs for mining digital currency

Torrent and piracy websites are in a difficult situation when it comes to raising money. The more they grow in popularity, the bigger the costs of operation get, but they can’t exactly depend on
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds breaks Steam record for most concurrent players

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds breaks Steam record for most concurrent players

Steam‘s all-time record for the most concurrent players has been broken by the game that almost everyone is talking about these days: PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds. Even though it was released six
Limited Edition Call of Duty: WWII PS4 bundle includes camo console

Limited Edition Call of Duty: WWII PS4 bundle includes camo console

The release of this year’s WWII-themed Call of Duty is quickly approaching, and Activision’s deal with Sony over the FPS series means the release of another PlayStation 4 console bundle. This time
Apple starts banning scammy, misleading apps on iOS

Apple starts banning scammy, misleading apps on iOS

In the years since its debut, the iOS App Store has grown to include a ridiculous number of apps, and while Apple takes occasional steps to clear out the crud, there’s still cases of shady, scammy
Vive Focus tipped as name of HTC’s standalone VR headset

Vive Focus tipped as name of HTC’s standalone VR headset

We haven’t heard much about HTC‘s upcoming standalone VR headset — a model of the Vive that doesn’t need to be tethered to a PC — but that’s likely to change in the near future. There’s still a lot of
Lenovo releases Android-powered Tab 4 tablets with four configurations

Lenovo releases Android-powered Tab 4 tablets with four configurations

When it comes to tablets, the options for Android models are mostly made up of dirt-cheap budget devices, while iOS and Windows 10 are usually found on the high-end models, excluding Samsung. Well,
T-Mobile backtracks: Apple Watch Series 3 will now get LTE speeds

T-Mobile backtracks: Apple Watch Series 3 will now get LTE speeds

Good news for T-Mobile customers planning on getting the new Apple Watch Series 3: less than a day after revealing that the new LTE-enabled smartwatch would be limited to 3G speeds on its network,

‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle now available on the Play Store

A new movie that will be released this coming September 22 has a matching game available on the Google Play Store. ‘Kingsman: The Golden Circle’ game is now available to download. It’s a result of
Essential Phone can now be used on Verizon networks

Essential Phone can now be used on Verizon networks

When the debut Android phone from Andy Rubin’s Essential was revealed last month, it was made clear that Sprint would be the only carrier in the US to sell the device. But for those interested in the

Leaked Bose QuietComfort 35 II may have Google Assistant

If ever this leak is true, then the rumored upcoming Bose QuietComfort 35 II may very well be the first wireless headphones to have Google Assistant already baked in. There are apparently product

YouTube TV now available in 8 more US cities/regions

While there are already several video streaming apps, those who also want to have the ability to watch Live TV when you want to. Well, doing it without the usual cable subscription or on a mobile
Hulu will spend about $2.5 billion on content this year

Hulu will spend about $2.5 billion on content this year

Hulu is set to spend around $2.5 billion on content this year, company CEO Mike Hopkins revealed yesterday at the Paley Center for Media in New York. The company introduced some big changes to the

Always On Ambient Display available on Pixel 2 Android Oreo

We just confirmed the next-gen Pixel phones’ launch date and anticipation for October 4 is building up. We’re certain two new smartphones will be revealed but we’re also expecting other products or
Hearthstone 3D printed cases bring game art to your phone

Hearthstone 3D printed cases bring game art to your phone

The company FabZat has announced a new collaboration with Blizzard Entertainment that allows it to 3D-print phone cases featuring artwork from the game Hearthstone. Any fan can use FabZat’s website to

Blinkist, Eventbrite among winners of Google’s Material Design Awards

It’s only the third year that Google has been recognizing the best apps that use Material Design, but already they’re trying to shake things up with this year’s edition. They have now opened the
Gmail for Android update brings archiving interface tweak

Gmail for Android update brings archiving interface tweak

Google has pushed out a Gmail for Android update, and it brings some relatively minor — but visually distinct — changes. Namely, swiping to archive an email is now presented in a different way, giving

Nokia 2 budget smartphone with huge 4000mAh battery sighted on FCC

We may be waiting for the Nokia 8 to arrive in the United States but there are still other things to anticipate for from the company. HMD Global is doing a great job with Nokia and looks like another
Mars isolation test will end this weekend after 8 months

Mars isolation test will end this weekend after 8 months

Back in January, we reported that a crew was going to spend 8 months living in isolation in a location that simulated the Mars environment. This isolation is a test ahead of future missions to Mars,
PSA: Google deletes Android backups after a couple months of inactivity

PSA: Google deletes Android backups after a couple months of inactivity

A Redditor recently brought attention to an issue many Android users probably aren’t aware of: Google automatically deletes Android backups after a couple months of inactivity. The starting date of

Essential Phone team answers questions on Reddit AMA

Andy Rubin’s Essential Phone has just been a recent topic of a Reddit AMA session. Rubin and his team took the time to answer questions about the new Android-powered smartphone that is expected to