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LG‘s G7 and V35 are available for pre-order on Project Fi

You no longer have to spring for a Pixel if you want a high-end smartphone on Project Fi. In the wake of an announcement late last month, Googles wireless service has made LGs G7 ThinQ and V35 ThinQ available for pre-order. The pricing for the de...

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Facebook will air live PGA Tour coverage on its Watch tab

One of the ways that Facebook has been highlighting its Watch tab is through exclusive streaming deals with sports leagues. Now, the PGA Tour joins the roster of sports that will air coverage on Facebook exclusively. Live competition coverage of eigh...

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EU narrowly passes copyright law requiring internet filtering

Today, the EU parliaments legal affairs committee voted in favor of controversial legislation that requires tech companies to install filters into their software to prevent users from uploading copyrighted content. The law is intended to protect con...

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AMC‘s ‘Stubs A-List‘ subscription is a direct attack on MoviePass

That took.... longer than expected: To compete with MoviePass, AMC Theaters will launch a monthly subscription service starting June 26th. With the AMC Stubs A-List program, in exchange for 19.95 per month folks will be able to see three movies of t...

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Facebook is placing autoplay video ads inside Messenger

Facebook previously admitted that its running out of places for ads in the News Feed, which doesnt sound good for a company making billions of dollars from them. To solve that issue, the social network turned to its other apps and properties -- las...

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HTC U12+ review: Fundamentally flawed

Once a big player in smartphones, HTC is now better known for its Vive VR headsets than anything else. The firm offloaded the team responsible for the Pixel phones to Google earlier this year, shortly before the chief of its smartphone division r...

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Google Podcasts is pretty but basic

Google has a long and disappointing history with podcasts. With Apple and iTunes, they were always an integral part of the experience. For Android, though, it was an afterthought. Google Listen was barely usable, but basically the only option for get...

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Up close with the Galaxy S9 in ‘Sunrise Gold‘

Samsung teased a gold color variant of the Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus two days ago, and now its officially announced the availability. Starting June 24th, youll be able to get the Sunrise Gold version of the flagship at Best Buy (in stores and online)...

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A closer look at the BlackBerry KEY2‘s new dual camera

Itll still be a little while yet before the first BlackBerry KEY2s wind up on peoples doorsteps, and were currently putting our review unit through its paces. For now at least, weve grown quite fond of the thing: even a few Engadget staffers who...

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TouchPal built an AI for its alternative Android keyboard

Over the years, TouchPal has remained one of the most popular Android keyboards with its generous bundle of features, including gesture typing, neural network-powered prediction, multilingual support, GIF search, themes and more; though some of these...

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Steam lets game developers customize their homepages

Steam has put its new Creator Homepages into open beta, letting developers and publishers customize their homepages to better show off their game catalogs. Theres a lot of flexibility -- publishers can divide their portfolios up however they wish, s...

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Ford‘s future transportation plans include an iconic Detroit train station

As Ford notches its 115th anniversary, the company celebrated its purchase of an iconic Detroit landmark with an eye toward the smart cities future we heard about at CES. Michigan Central Station served as a main passenger hub for the city once it...

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‘PUBG‘ celebrates 50 million sales with first Steam discount

PlayerUnknowns Battlegrounds is now enjoying its first Steam sale since launch. According to a recent Steam update, the price reduction -- a 33% discount which brings the price of admission down to 19.99 -- honors an important milestone: 50 million...

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Privacy browser Brave pays ‘crypto tokens‘ for watching its ads

Ad-blocking browser Brave is getting ready to test its Basic Attention Token (BAT) platform, which has been designed to reward users for looking at adverts. The company, founded by Mozillas controversial former CEO Brendan Eich, launched the first p...

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Loupedeck makes welcome improvements to its photo-editing controller

When Loupedeck smashed its Indiegogo target in 2016, the media controller gave both aspiring photographers and professionals a chance to edit pictures on Adobe Lightroom more quickly and intuitively. That formula will be further refined in Loupedeck+...

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Instagram could launch its ‘IGTV‘ long-form video hub today

Instagram will launch its long-form video hub very, very soon -- maybe even some time today -- and according to TechCrunch, it will be called IGTV. The hub will reportedly be part of the platforms Explore tab and will feature YouTube-like vlogs arou...

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Porsche invests in EV supercar-maker Rimac

Just recently, luxury automaker Porsche teased its electric Mission E sports car, showing its shadowy silhouette thats not unlike its other non-EV cars. Now, the company has shown that its getting even more serious about electric vehicles and its M...

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Uber will pay drivers in some cities to use electric cars

Uber would like its drivers to go electric, but it knows that practical realities like high prices and hours of charging time make that difficult. Its solution? Give those drivers a helping hand. Its launching an EV Champions pilot program in sev...

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MIT uses brain signals and hand gestures to control robots

Robotic technology has a staggering range of applications, but getting it to perform adequately can be a challenge, requiring specific programming based around the way humans communicate with language. But now, researchers from MIT have developed a w...

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Snapchat Lenses bring coral reefs to your neighborhood

How do you make nature exciting to a generation growing up with Snapchat and Instagram? The California Academy of Sciences has an idea: bring the nature to the apps that generation is using. It just trotted out a series of augmented reality Snapcha...

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TP-Link squeezed a smart home hub into its new mesh WiFi router

Mesh WiFi routers are no longer all that special, so how do you stand out? If youre TP-Link, you roll in a smart home hub. It just introduced a Deco M9 Plus router that builds on last years model with a hub for ZigBee- and Bluetooth-based devices l...

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Superhero epic ‘Invincible‘ heads to Amazon as an animated series

Amazon Studios has greenlit an animated series based on the comic Invincible, which was created by artist Cory Walker and writer Robert Kirkman, who made The Walking Dead. The new shows source material tells the story of Mark Grayson, an ordinary te...

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Tiny MIT chip helps bee-sized drones navigate

You may have seen drones that behave like bees, but drones the size of bees are another matter. How do you help it navigate when virtually any conventional computing power would be too heavy and power-hungry? Make it incredibly tiny, thats how. M...

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Arizona man gets 20 months in prison for emergency system DDoS attacks

Denial of service attacks are serious by themselves, but doubly so when they target vital systems... and one perpetrator is finding that out first-hand. A court has sentenced Arizona resident Randall Charles Tucker (who nicknamed himself the Bitcoi...

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