Internet

Facebook Brings Back ‘View as Public’ Feature

To make it easy for people to manage their publicly visible information on Facebook, the social media giant is restoring the “View as Public” feature it had disabled last year owing to a major security flaw. The feature helps users view their profile from the perspective of someone they aren’t friends with. It also makes […]

Games

Rockstar Games, Take Two seem to back off of PC game modders

  Earlier this month, Grand Theft Auto publisher Take-Two angered the PC gaming community after sending a cease and desist letter to the developers of the OpenIV modding tool. OpenIV allowed people to create modifications for GTA IV and GTA V single player, but according to its creators, the letter said their tool could “allow third parties to defeat security features […]

News Updates

Vinyl Records Are Popular Again, So Sony Wants Back In After 30 Years

  The next major profit driver in the music industry may have nothing to do with streaming, connectivity or the cloud. Last week, one of the biggest names in the music business, Sony Corp (ADR) SNE 0.67%, announced it will once again be producing vinyl records for the first time in 28 years. It’s easy to read headlines about […]

Gadgets

Nokia plans comeback on back of virtual reality

Analysis The Nokia as we traditionally know it is no more, and the reborn company of today is pinning a core part of its future business strategy on emerging virtual reality (VR) technologies. In the run-up to the National Association of Broadcasters trade show next week in Las Vegas, Nokia has announced the launch of OZO […]

Android

iPhone SE (2017) has a glass back, leak shows

While there was no new iPhone SE introduced during Apple’s spring event this year, the original is getting a bit long in the tooth. So the company is clearly working on a successor for the model released last year. And the new iPhone SE may in fact be outed as soon as next month, during […]

Gadgets

Nokia and BlackBerry Are Back? The Proof Will Be in the Sales

  HIGHLIGHTS Samsung kept away from MWC 2017 Without these big names, BlackBerry and Nokia got a lot of attention Whether the attention translates into sales is the question If you’ve been paying attention to the headlines from the world of tech lately, then you’ve probably come across the sentiment that Nokia and BlackBerry, the […]