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The Google Home Hub is a smart speaker with tablet interface

November 2, 2018

Recipes and other tutorials get a refresh on Google's Home Hub.Image: SCREENSHOT: RACHEL KRAUS/MASHABLE/GOOGLE If you’re excited to even more deeply ingrain a company that didn’t disclose a massive data breach into your life, boy have we got a new product for you! At Google’s hardware event on Tuesday, Rick Osterloh, Google’s SVP of hardware, […]

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More than 25 years later, Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is still the greatest Games to Play Before You Die

October 31, 2018

Apple chief design officer Jony Ive and Apple CEO Tim Cook check out the new iPhone XR during an Apple special event.Image: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Is the Apple Watch really a watch? Do big tech companies like Apple have a responsibility to society based on the impact of the products they make? In an interview […]

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Elon Musk steps down as Tesla chairman: What happens next? Technically Speaking

October 26, 2018

Image: IFIXIT Teardowns of Apple hardware have repeatedly revealed just how difficult it is to repair. Apple doesn’t want you to repair its devices, so why make it easy? But with the introduction of the T2 chip, Apple switched from deterring repairs to outright blocking them by anyone other than Apple authorized service providers. The […]

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Overheating and interference reportedly causing Apple AirPower delays

October 2, 2018

Where the heck is our AirPower?!Image: apple AirPower, we hardly knew ye. Two reports published over the weekend that cite in-the-know sources reveal that AirPower is sitting in the way back of Apple’s struggle bus. The problems are reportedly so extensive that the project may be scrapped altogether or at least totally re-imagined. SEE ALSO: […]

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Apple’s 2018 iPhones will have iPhone X specs, with varying prices

September 24, 2018

The new iPhones are coming.Image: lili sams/mashable The end of August is nigh, which means we’re getting closer to the mother of all tech reveals: the September Apple product unveilings.  More details have emerged about what’s up Apple’s sleeve this time around, per a new report from Bloomberg. The information comes via “people familiar with […]

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Fitbit is getting in the smart watch game – so how does it hold up?

September 15, 2018

Google confirmed in an interview with tech site Tom's Guide that it will not be releasing a "Pixel" smartwatch this year.Image: Stephen Lam / Getty Images Sorry, folks!  Google is not releasing a smartwatch this year. The company confirmed on Friday in an interview with Tom’s Guide that it has no plans to release it’s […]

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Google Chrome teases surprise as it celebrates 10th birthday

September 6, 2018

Happy 10th anniversary to another wing of our internet overlords.Image: Valentin Wolf/imageBROKER/REX/Shutterstock It’s hard to believe but it’s been 10 years since Google launched its web browser Chrome as a challenger to the hell that is Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, Apple’s default Safari, and the open source Firefox.  SEE ALSO: Acer Chromebook Tab 10 review: One […]

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Tesla’s vehicle engineering chief Doug Field returns to Apple

September 1, 2018

Doug Field, former Apple VP of Mac hardware, and also former Tesla VP of engineering, is now back at Apple and working on the company’s secretive Project Titan, Daring Fireball‘s John Gruber has found out.  Field worked at Apple as VP of Product Design and VP of Mac hardware from 2008 to 2013 before moving […]

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The iPhone’s USB Restricted Mode is pretty easy to disable, researchers show

July 20, 2018

Just plug in an accessory, and USB Restricted Mode goes away.Image: Lili Sams/Mashable USB Restricted Mode, a new iOS feature that protects unauthorized access of the data on your iOS device, has a glaring omission that would make it quite easy for someone to beat in many scenarios.  The feature, introduced in iOS 11.4.1 and […]

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Tesla hits production target for Model 3

July 15, 2018

These babies are going to arrive to buyers' garages much quicker now.Image: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images Tesla is finally catching up to CEO Elon Musk’s promises.  The electric car maker manufactured 5,000 Model 3 cars in the last week of June, Reuters reported Sunday.  SEE ALSO: Tesla’s next software update will add fully self-driving features The […]

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