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Instagram now has a dark mode for iOS and Android – and here's how to activate it

The dark mode revolution continues apace, with more and more apps and service giving users the option of surrounding themselves with darker hues. The latest to hope on the bandwagon is Instagram, with...

Instagram now has a dark mode for iOS and Android – and here's how to activate it

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Instagram updates bring dark mode to iOS 13 and Android 10 Following the introduction of Apple's system-wide dark mode on iOS 13 and a similar feature in Android 10, users have been able to switch to a white-on-black theme for their system elements and for supported apps. Now, Instagram is going over to the......
18:26 2019-10-08

All about Dark Mode in Android Q, and force-switching it for Instagram or WhatsApp Dark mode needs no presentation, as anyone who has woken up in the middle of the night to read something on their phone would attest. Not only does it save your retinas from burning when ambient light is low but is also a godsend for OLED displays which consume way less power when displaying darker ...
14:00 2019-05-22

Instagram dark mode is here Instagram is rolling out a dark mode option, the latest major app to latch onto the eye-strain-reducing, battery-saving, chic-looking trend that's sweeping the globe....
20:00 2019-10-08

How to Enable Dark Mode on Instagram iOS: Instagram just updated with dark mode, so you can stare at people’s brightly colored vacation photos and ads for horrible coffee tables surrounded by inky black, like you’re developing film in a darkroom. The only way to turn it on is by enabling dark mode across all of iOS....
14:52 2019-10-08

Instagram now supports dark mode on iOS 13 — here’s how to enable it Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Instagram has joined the dark side. Well, not really, sort of. The Facebook-owned social media platform has updated its app for iOS 13 with support for dark mode....
14:00 2019-10-08

Instagram is reportedly testing dark mode, here’s what it looks like We’re officially in the dark mode era. iOS 13 and Android 10, which rolled out recently, both have that option. Sadly, not all appsautomatically respond to the dark theme on your phone and turn the lights down. However, according to reports by Android Police and 9to5Google, Instagram is testing a da...
09:39 2019-09-25

Instagram update introduces support for iOS 13 dark mode A recent update by the social media app Instagram introduces support for dark mode, one of the key features rolled out on iOS 13.       ...
11:13 2019-10-09

How to turn on dark mode in Chrome for Android Samsung did it, Huawei did it, and Google and Apple will be employing it in the 2019 versions of their venerable mobile operating systems - dark mode needs no presentation, as anyone who has woken up in the middle of the night to read something on their phone would attest. Not only does it save your...
16:13 2019-06-19

Instagram, Twitter's 'Dark Mode' Feature Is Fodder For Lit Memes Instagram, Twitter and YouTube are among the social media apps that have introduced a 'dark mode' over the last few months - and this has led to some hilarious memes....
13:00 2019-10-11

Dark mode finally rolling out for Gmail on Android If you spend a lot of time staring at screens all day (and all night, for that matter) many of you are no doubt glad to increasingly have a dark mode option become a more familiar part of your smartphone experience. Personally, Gmail is one of the apps I’m glued to for most of my waking hours,...
03:13 2019-09-12

Dark mode starts showing up in Gmail for Android Gmail is one of the not so many Google apps that hasn't yet received a proper dark mode. Meanwhile, Drive, Keep and Google's app have all received the highly-anticipated dark theme so that everyone can enjoy it.Well, it looks like Google is working hard to make Gmail users happy as well. AndroidPoli...
21:00 2019-06-20

Gmail dark mode is finally rolling out for both Android and iOS It's been a long time coming, but Google has finally started pushing out a Gmail update that gives all Android 10 and iOS users an optional dark mode.A few Android 10 users received the new option two weeks ago, but Google has now made the rollout official and added support for iOS 11, 12 and 1...
16:13 2019-09-25

Use This Hack to Create 'Dark Mode' Timers in Android 10 I enable dark themes on any OS, app, or website that lets me, and upgrading to Android 10 means I can now set dark themes as the default look for all supported apps and menus at the system level....
02:26 2019-09-14

Android Auto is getting a redesigned interface and Dark Mode Google last month announced an update for Android Auto that would change the way the app looks and works, and it is now finally rolling out to some regions. Google says that the refreshed interface was "built to help you get on the road faster, show more useful information at a glance and simplify c...
18:39 2019-06-27

Google Calendar update adds Dark Mode on Android Google has just announced that the long-awaited dark mode is now rolling out on Android for two of its apps: Calendar and Keep. Ahead of Android Q's release, Google has decided to bring dark mode to many apps. We learned last week that Google Keep will be getting the feature, but Calendar is a bit o...
17:26 2019-05-21

Dark Mode Is for Suckers Dark mode is everywhere. Apple’s newly released iOS 13? Dark mode. Android 10? Dark mode. Windows 10, macOS Mojave, Chrome, Firefox, Gmail, and Slack—blessed, healing dark mode. It’s the must-have feature for the dim days of 2019, its spread eliciting a collective gasp of ecstasy at every new iterat...
21:26 2019-09-28

Here's what iOS 13 Dark Mode reportedly looks like Ready to tone down your iPhone and iPad brightness with the iOS 13 beta update next week? That's exactly what Dark Mode will do, according to the latest Apple leak.The first screenshot of iOS 13 Dark Mode has surfaced on 9to5Mac, and it shows a black theme where we once saw an all-white backgro...
21:52 2019-05-28

iOS 13 first look: Dark mode, Maps and more A dark mode. A swipe-friendly keyboard. A slew of redesigned apps. These are just a few of the things you'll find in Apple's new iOS 13 release, but here's the rub: unless you're a developer, you can't actually try any of these new features until......
19:39 2019-06-04

iOS 13 Dark Mode: all the details iOS 13 introduces a host of new features, but probably the most anticipated one is Dark Mode, which turns backgrounds dark and makes for an experience that is much easier on the eyes and that helps with battery life on the iPhones that use an OLED screen (the iPhone X, XS and XS Max).So... how does ...
22:26 2019-06-03

How to use iOS 13’s dark mode like a boss Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Apple just released iOS 13 for iPhones (till iPhone 6) and iPods (till 7th gen). One of the most talked-about features is, naturally, the dark mode. In this post,...
14:00 2019-09-20

How to Force All Apps to Use Dark Mode in iOS 13 It’s been a few days since iOS 13 arrived and brought its system-wide dark theme to iPhones, and already the list of apps that support the new dark UI has expanded beyond the initial batch. While more apps have been updated to support iOS 13's system-wide dark mode, there are still plenty of ho...
13:13 2019-09-25

How to enable Dark Mode on iOS 13 and iPadOS After years of customer requests, Apple has finally bought Dark Mode to iPhones and iPads with the upcoming iOS 13 and iPadOS releases. Not just a palette swap, Dark Mode offers a significant boost to battery life for OLED iPhone users (iPhone X, iPhone XS and XS Max) by conserving power that w...
22:52 2019-08-17

Will your next phone use dark mode by default? We’re entering a new dark age. Developers are falling over themselves to develop dark versions of their apps in preparation for the imminent release of Android Q and iOS 13, with their system-wide dark modes.This will apply not only to your phone’s interface – apps will also be ...
23:13 2019-08-18

The Best Apps That Now Support Dark Mode in iOS 13 iOS 13 is here, and like Android 10, Apple’s newest OS update brings an official dark mode to your iPhone. Apps can have their own special looks when you’re using dark mode, too, and the fine folks at Gadget Hacks have provided a long list of various apps that currently support this feature. Some of...
02:52 2019-09-21

iOS 13's Dark Mode is on display in new screenshots Apple's annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) is less than a week away, but if you just can't wait to get a glimpse of the changes coming to iOS, you're in luck. 9to5Mac posted screenshots showing off some of the new features expected to appe......
18:13 2019-05-28

How to Find Gmail's New Dark Mode Setting Despite teasing expanded dark mode support ahead of Android 10's release, many users who installed the update noted that several Google apps still lack dark themes, including its Gmail app. However, it looks as if those missing dark theme options are finally starting to appear....
22:00 2019-09-12

LinkedIn is getting a dark mode, so you can go job-hunting in style LinkedIn is about to receive a dark mode makeover, according to findings from app researcher Jane Manchun Wong.After discovering that Facebook is developing a dark mode for its Android app, Manchun Wong did some digging into LinkedIn's code and found evidence that it's also getting a new, ...
14:39 2019-08-14

How to enable dark mode in Slack on your desktop Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. In March, Slack rolled out dark mode for its iOS and Android apps. Now, it’s rolling the feature out for its desktop apps: Windows, Mac, and Linux. To get the dar...
13:39 2019-09-13

Chrome can display websites in dark mode, if you want it to If you like using dark mode in your apps, Chrome is going one better -- it now supports dark mode for websites as well. Simply enable the new feature and if developers are making use of it, your favorite websites can adapt right before your eyes....
14:26 2019-06-14

iOS 13 with Dark Mode, Enhanced Photos App, and More Announced iOS 13 brings a number of new features and improvements, including the much-anticipated dark mode, an all new Apple Maps experience, and Photos app improvements....
00:01 2019-06-04

Switch Between Dark and Light Mode on Your Mac With This Shortcut One of the best parts of macOS, introduced in Mojave, is the operating system’s Dark Mode. It’s a system-wide trigger that gives you a gloomier color theme across your core Mac apps and any third-party apps that support the feature—and I think it’s a lot easier on the eyes, but maybe that’s just me....
22:13 2019-09-26

How to Set Up 'Guest Mode' on Your Android No matter how clean or secure your phone is, we all experience some anxiety when someone borrows it—even if only for a few minutes. For better or worse, we use our smartphones to manage critical parts of our lives, and one errant text or accidental “I left that photo up in my list of recently used a...
00:00 2019-06-28

Slack launches Dark Mode and data residency The popular workplace chat and collaboration software Slack is bringing a dark mode to its desktop version and the company also announced that it will bring data residency to the service later this year.The software's new dark mode for desktop option is available across all platforms and Window...
05:39 2019-09-13

Google Fit gets a Dark Mode and charts your sleep data It’s official: the Google Fit app is the latest to get a Dark Mode. An update brought the eyestrain-easing palette swap along with the ability to track sleep patterns through the app. Dark theme, as Google refers to it in its blog post, is just what it says - switch it on in the settings...
20:52 2019-08-02

One of Google’s most popular apps might finally be getting dark mode Dark mode has been slowly spreading across the entire mobile app ecosystem over the last few years, but Apple’s decision to add a dedicated system-wide dark mode to iOS 13 might have escalated the adoption of the feature even further. For example, just this week, Instagram updated its app with...
11:52 2019-10-10

Google app soon to receive full-fledged dark mode Google is determined to bring the dark theme to all its apps by the time Android Q is officially released. A couple of Google apps such as Calendar and Keep have already been updated with a dark mode, but the Google app has yet to receive a similar function.The good news is the Mountain View company...
11:52 2019-06-12

Apple reveals iOS 13, with enhancements like a much-requested dark mode One of the more highly anticipated iterations of Apple’s annual developers conference is underway this morning in San Jose, California, with this year’s WWDC giving Apple the opportunity to show off everything from new software for all of its major platforms — in addition to offeri...
20:00 2019-06-03

How to Get Android's New 'Focus Mode' Early The imminent launch of Android 10 (née “Android Q”) will bring a host of new things to do, and several built-in Android apps are also prepping a few fun features that you can try out right now—no Android Q needed. These include Google’s own Digital Wellbeing app, which lets users monitor their devic...
01:13 2019-08-23

The ins and outs of Dark Mode: A harmful fad or a beneficial software feature For the past couple of years, it doesn't take long to realize that one of the most often requested software features users have clamored for is the venerable "dark mode", or "night mode" if you will. iOS and Android are both slated to receive system-wide dark modes in the fall, though many phone man...
09:00 2019-07-01

Firefox Quantum now comes with curated extensions and a Reader dark mode Mozilla today announced a fresh update for Firefox Quantum, which focuses heavily on offering a editorially-driven approach to extensions, as well as a gorgeous new dark mode for Firefox Reader. Users of the popular open source browser will now see a curated list of extensions whenever they open the...
21:00 2019-07-09

Google has finally released a dark mode for Gmail (better late than never) Google has finally begun rolling out a dark mode for its Gmail app, over a week after the release of Android 10 with its system-wide dark mode.The company had intended to convert all its first-party apps ahead of the release, but a couple weren't quite ready when the new OS was released on Sept...
13:39 2019-09-11

Poco F1 to Receive Dark Mode With MIUI 11, PocoPhone Chief Says Poco F1 will be receiving the dark mode with the MIUI 11, the PocoPhone Global Head Alvin Tse has said. Dark mode is currently available only on select phones, including Redmi Note 7, in the stable......
17:00 2019-06-19

Leaked iOS 13 screenshots showcase Dark Mode, updated apps With just six days to go until Apple introduces iOS 13 at the annual WWDC event, 9To5Mac has obtained screenshots which showcase the updated operating system and some of its key features.Dark Mode everywhereCorroborating rumors and reports, the images reveal the presence of a built-in Dark Mode that...
20:52 2019-05-28

Pandora launches Voice Mode on iOS and Android Long after Siri, Cortana, Alexa, Bixby and a half-dozen others, Pandora has finally launched a 'voice assistant' helper of its own called Voice Mode for its iOS and Android apps that will begin rolling out to devices starting today. Voice Mode was unveiled at CES earlier this year, an...
22:13 2019-07-23

iOS 13: Apple brings Dark Mode to iPhones and multitasking overhaul to iPads Enlarge / Apple Senior VP Craig Federighi unveiling iOS 13's dark mode. (credit: Ron Amadeo) SAN JOSE, Calif.—Apple executives took the stage today at the San Jose Convention Center to walk onlooking members of the press and developers—not to mention thousands of livestream viewers—through iOS 13...
21:00 2019-06-03

Apex Legends Is Getting Spooky For Halloween, With A Dark Map And Zombie Game Mode Apex Legends is running a Halloween event from October 15-November 5 called Fight or Fright. It’ll introduce stuff like skins, cosmetics and a game mode centred around zombies, and will also see the return of Kings Canyon, only now the lights are out....
05:13 2019-10-08

iOS 13 preview: Dark Mode, the death of 3D Touch, and finally clearing the clutter Apple's iOS 13 is still some months away from an official release. However, the company has finally provided the first public beta for those that want to get a taste of the new features early. It does come with a bit of a risk, though — a beta is a beta and it's bound to be buggy. Generally, it's no...
18:39 2019-06-27

ActionDash 3.0's new 'Focus' mode keeps Android users on task At I/O earlier this year, Google announced that Android Q will upgrade the recently added Digital Wellbeing feature with a Focus Mode to quiet attention-grabbing apps so you can get things done. However, there's a way to get that feature, and a few o......
22:13 2019-06-29

Google shuns the dark mode trend with a bright white redesign for the Play Store The Google Play Store has a new look, and unlike many of Google's recent redesigns as it prepares for the imminent arrival of Android Q, this time there's no dark mode in sight. In fact, the store is now brighter and whiter than ever.The new design is rolling out now (load up the store to ...
13:26 2019-08-20

Microsoft’s new dark mode for Office.com and Outlook apps aims to save your smartphone’s battery life Microsoft has gone dark mode mad, with the promise of bringing the functionality to the broad Microsoft 365 suite, along with an announcement that the mode is rolling out to Office.com and the Outlook mobile apps.You might have noticed dark mode gradually creeping across Microsoft’s various p...
12:26 2019-08-29

Bank Employee Unions Warn Of Strike. Heres All You Need To Know Bank strike 2019: Bank strike to lead to four-day bank holiday: The two-day strike will begin on the midnight of September 25. The unions have also mentioned an indefinite stir from the second week of......
21:00 2019-09-14

Google Assistant's Ambient Mode turns Android devices into smart displays Google wants to put your device to work even when it's charging or resting on a living room table or kitchen counter. Today at IFA, the company announced Ambient Mode for Google Assistant. The new feature will turn the latest Android devices into sma......
23:00 2019-09-05

Sharing that Twitter post or Instagram pic will get easier with Android Q Have you ever tried to send someone or a group an Instagram posting, YouTube video, a picture from the gallery, or a Twitter status only to find yourself buried in Android's seemingly illogical sharing menu? There is that, and then there are the manufacturer overlays that take a completely different...
14:52 2019-06-07

Google Fit App Gains Improved Sleep Insights, Dark Theme on Android, iOS Google Fit now tracks users' sleep patterns from applications that share their data, thus, giving them a better sense of increasing or cutting their sleeping hours....
21:52 2019-08-05

Google explains how it created dark theme on three apps and Android Auto A post put up today on the Google Design website shares how Google developed dark themes for three separate apps and Android Auto. The apps include Photos, Calendar, and News. Just in case you don't know what dark theme is, think of the typical smartphone display with black text on a white backgroun...
02:52 2019-06-29

Windows 10 May 2019 Update: How to enable dark mode in any Windows app With Windows 10 Version 1903, users can enable dark mode for individual apps. Under certain conditions, dark mode will be the preferred configuration setting....
18:39 2019-06-27

Huawei receives another blow: No Facebook, Instagram, or WhatsApp apps on Android devices Huawei has had a bad few weeks, as US companies responded to the Trump ban one after another. Whether it’s hardware such as chips from Intel or ARM, or whether it’s software like Google’s Android or Microsoft’s Windows, Huawei can’t import it from American technology co...
14:39 2019-06-07

Realme Q Super Night Scene Mode, Ultra Macro Mode Teased Ahead of Launch One teaser video shows off the Realme Q low-light photo taking abilities, and the other teaser video shows a new ultra-macro mode that will enable great non-blurry macro shots as well....
17:13 2019-09-04

Android Q(&A): Android Engineers take us on a deep dive of Android Q Enlarge / Android Development: It can be a messy process. (credit: Google) As has become tradition for Ars at Google I/O, we recently sat down with some of the people who make Android to learn about the OS directly from the people who make it. For 2019, the talk was all about Android Q and this y...
16:00 2019-07-03

Yankees activate OF Stanton from IL The New York Yankees activated outfielder Giancarlo Stanton from the 10-day injured list, and he is expected to be in the lineup when the Yankees host the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday night....
21:52 2019-06-18

These Dark Rey Star Wars Reactions Will Make You Want to Turn to the Dark Side and Never Look Back The Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker trailers are dropping clues left and right about what’s to come in the final film of the galaxy far, far away sequel trilogy. After the first teaser trailer for the movie hinted that Emperor Palpatine (Ian McDiarmid) — who seemingly died at the hands of ...
22:52 2019-08-27

MLB notebook: Marlins activate INF Prado from IL The Miami Marlins activated veteran infielder Martin Prado from the 10-day injured list Thursday and replaced him on the IL with utility man JT Riddle....
03:52 2019-07-19

MLB notebook: Rangers activate Pence from IL The Texas Rangers activated slugger Hunter Pence from the 10-day injured list on Tuesday and put him in the lineup to face the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks....
09:26 2019-07-17

Marlins activate INF Prado from injured list The Miami Marlins activated veteran infielder Martin Prado from the 10-day injured list Thursday and replaced him on the IL with utilityman JT Riddle....
18:39 2019-07-18

Pats activate first International Pathway player The Patriots added fullback Jakob Johnson to their active roster Saturday, making Johnson the first player to enter the NFL through the International Pathway Program to make a 53-man roster....
04:00 2019-09-22

How to activate and use the built-in Windows 10 back-up feature Criminal activity targeting personal computers continues to grow at an alarming rate. Even the most basic of back-up systems can prevent future headaches....
19:26 2019-05-22

After shooting, Buttigieg says police must activate cameras SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg (BOO’-tuh-juhj) is telling officers after a fatal police shooting that they must activate their body cameras during any interaction with civilians. The Democratic presidential candidate asked his police chief to issue an executi...
04:26 2019-06-19

NFL notebook: Chargers activate Gordon, RB could play The Los Angeles Chargers added running back Melvin Gordon to the active roster on Saturday, meaning he's eligible to play Sunday in Miami just days after ending his holdout....
05:13 2019-09-29

You can now activate Alexa skills through mobile apps The new app-to-app account linking service from Amazon gives developers a way to quick way to launch and easily extend a service to an Alexa skill.Read More...
05:26 2019-08-28

Yankees activate Voit from 10-day injured list The New York Yankees have activated first baseman Luke Voit from the 10-day injured list prior to their game against the Toronto Blue Jays       ...
20:26 2019-07-13

Cardinals activate RHP Wainwright to face Marlins The St. Louis Cardinals activated veteran right-hander Adam Wainwright from the injured list and scheduled him to start Thursday night against the Miami Marlins....
04:13 2019-06-21

Reds activate Gennett for season debut vs. Cubs Cincinnati Reds second baseman Scooter Gennett, sidelined all season after suffering a severe groin strain near the end of spring training, has been activated ahead of the team's Friday night game against the Chicago Cubs....
01:52 2019-06-29

Twins activate Buxton, Gonzalez from injured list The Minnesota Twins have reinstated infielder/outfielder Marwin Gonzalez and outfielder Byron Buxton from the 10-day injured list, the team announced on Saturday....
19:52 2019-06-29

Yankees activate Aaron Hicks from Injured List After missing the first 40 games of the 2019 season due to a back injury, Aaron Hicks is ready to return to the Bronx. Embed from Getty Images Prior to Monday night’s game, the Yankees announced that they have activated Aaron Hicks off the Injured List. Hicks batting leadoff as the Bronx Bo...
16:39 2019-05-21

Phillies recall Cole Irvin, activate Pat Neshek from IL ATLANTA (AP) — The Philadelphia Phillies have recalled left-hander Cole Irvin and have activated right-hander Pat Neshek from the injured list. Irvin had been considered a candidate to start on Sunday against the Atlanta Braves. Instead, Irvin and Neshek will be available to pitch behind Vince Velas...
20:39 2019-06-16

Twins put Rosario on IL with ankle sprain, activate Adrianza CHICAGO (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have placed outfielder Eddie Rosario on the 10-day injured list with a left ankle sprain before Friday’s game against the Chicago White Sox. Rosario leads the AL Central-leading Twins with 20 homers and is batting .282 with 60 RBIs in 75 games. The move is re...
04:00 2019-06-29

Cardinals activate Molina, put Martinez on injured list The Cardinals activated catcher Yadier Molina from the injured list, placed outfielder Jose Martinez on it with a shoulder injury and selected outfielder Randy Arozarena from Triple-A Memphis before opening a two-game series at Kansas City       ...
23:52 2019-08-13

Yankees activate Didi Gregorius from injured list New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius has been activated from the injured list and is expected to make his season debut Friday night against the Cleveland Indians....
02:00 2019-06-08

Rockies activate All-Stars Blackmon, Davis from injured list NEW YORK (AP) — The surging Colorado Rockies just got two All-Stars back from the injured list. Right fielder Charlie Blackmon and closer Wade Davis were activated Friday before the opener of a three-game series against the New York Mets. Blackmon was available off the bench and expected to start Sa...
00:52 2019-06-08

UAE, U.S. activate defence cooperation pact: state news agency A defence cooperation agreement between the United Arab Emirates and the United States has come into force, UAE state news agency WAM said on Wednesday, as U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton visited Abu Dhabi....
00:13 2019-05-30

Mets place Syndergaard on injured list, activate Canó NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets placed pitcher Noah Syndergaard on the 10-day injured list with a strained right hamstring. The team also activated second baseman Robinson Canó from the IL. Syndergaard reached for his right hamstring after throwing a pitch in the seventh inning of New York’s...
20:39 2019-06-16

Giants activate catcher Buster Posey from injured list The San Francisco Giants activated catcher Buster Posey off the 10-day injured list before their game against the San Diego Padres       ...
04:13 2019-06-13

Cubs activate reliever Pedro Strop, hoping to boost bullpen The Chicago Cubs have activated reliever Pedro Strop from the 10-day injured list and optioned reliever Dillon Maples to Triple-A Iowa        ...
01:39 2019-06-05

Google's Dessert Theme Meets Bittersweet End as Android Q Officially Becomes Android 10 After more than a decade of sugary monikers, Google is finally ending Android’s dessert-themed naming scheme now that Android Q has officially become Android 10. Read more......
00:26 2019-08-23

Huawei’s Android replacement sounds a lot like the mysterious Google OS that might replace Android Huawei is at the center of the US vs. China trade war right now, as the Trump administration imposed a massive import ban on the Chinese conglomerate that has huge implications. Not only will Huawei be able to buy hardware components and license operating systems like Android until the matters are r...
17:26 2019-05-22

Nokia 3 Starts Receiving Android 9 Pie Update With May Android Security Patch Nokia 3 gets official Android 9.0 Pie update. The Android 9 Pie update for Nokia 3 is rolling out now over-the-air (OTA) and will reach all devices over the coming days....
19:13 2019-06-03

Even hardcore Android fans admit the iPhone 11 Pro camera is way better than any Android phone Back in 2012 after Apple had been the clear winner in the smartphone market for some time, Samsung boldly stated that people would soon be just as obsessed with its smartphones as they were with iPhones. Then, the company delivered on that impossible promise. The company didn’t change its smar...
18:26 2019-10-03

Google ditches Android dessert naming scheme, dubs the latest update Android 10 I often wondered what would have happened once Android Z launched on the Pixel 13. Would we ever get there with Android, or would Fuchsia take over with a better naming scheme? It turns out that Google didn’t have the patience to deal with the entire alphabet — no pun intended — an...
06:00 2019-08-23

How to Access Google's Secret Easter Eggs in Android 9 and Android 10 Google, in its infinite capacity for silly, has dropped a fun hidden feature into Android 10 that you should spend a little time exploring. (At the very least, you’ll be a hit at your next party when you pull out your updated phone and show off your secret knowledge.)Read more......
17:52 2019-09-05

Steve Bullock Hates Dark Money. But a Dark Money Lobbyist Is Helping His Presidential Campaign Montana Gov. Steve Bullock is staking his name and presidential campaign on battling “dark money” — a commonly used term for secretive political cash meant to influence elections. He’s even suing President Donald Trump’s administration over it. But next month, Bullock i...
17:13 2019-07-08

Judiciary panel to activate rare impeachment-time authorities, highlighting divide in chamber’s endgame The House Judiciary Committee will adopt rules that are traditionally used in serious investigations and impeachment matters, though leadership sources downplayed the move....
02:26 2019-09-08

Facebook Is Rebranding Instagram As ‘Instagram From Facebook’ in a Surprising and Controversial Move Facebook plans to attach its name to Instagram and WhatsApp, branding them “Instagram from Facebook” and “WhatsApp from Facebook.” The move is controversial because both of the apps were born outside of Facebook, have very different corporate cultures and have thrived, in par...
16:26 2019-08-03

'Game of Thrones': Alfie Allen says he personally faced 'dark, dark moments' playing Theon Alfie Allen is opening up about the toll his "Game of Thrones" role of Theon Greyjoy took on his mental health.        ...
19:26 2019-08-20

How to Downgrade Your Phone from Android 10 to Android 9 Android 10 is here—for Pixel devices, at least. We typically recommend everyone update to the latest and greatest version of an operating system to enjoy its features, security patches, and bug fixes, but that doesn’t mean you’re guaranteed to have a perfect experience on your new OS....
21:26 2019-09-04

Android Q is officially named Android 10 Google has announced that Android Q will now come with an all-new, rather boring name: Android 10. This bucks the trend of Android operating systems being named after sweet foods, and marks a change in the naming direction going forward.In fact, the moniker Android 'Q' seems like it has be...
18:52 2019-08-22

Android Q is now simply Android 10 Google has finally revealed Android Q's release name, and it's not Quiche, Quinoa or Quesadilla. In fact, it's not named after any dessert that starts with the letter Q at all -- the tech giant has decided to simply call it Android 10. In a blog post......
16:39 2019-08-22

'Dark Phoenix' is 'The Dark Knight' of X-Men, says director The stars of "Dark Phoenix" discuss the latest X-Men film, with writer/director Simon Kinberg comparing it to Christopher Nolan's Batman classic, "The Dark Knight." (June 5)        ...
15:13 2019-06-05

The PS5 will have a more eco-friendly standby mode Sony today revealed a new feature of its in-development PlayStation console: a power-saving mode which will reduce the amount of energy used in each home. This is apparently an effort to reduce the carbon footprint of the general population of gamers. Jim Ryan, CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment,...
23:26 2019-09-23

Jets are already in desperation mode with one way out The sweet dreams of summer can shatter all too quickly and turn into an autumn nightmare and yet another winter of discontent. The Adam Gase Jets are suddenly playing with fire after burning themselves against the Bills. Here comes an angry Browns team that will be visiting for MNF, and six days lat...
08:39 2019-09-10

Fallout 76's Battle Royale Mode Is An Odd One It’s become a joke at this point: If an online game is in trouble, the fastest way to turn it around is by adding a battle royale mode. It’s funny because it’s true—that’s how Fortnite turned things around, and what game studio wouldn’t want to dramatically snatch victory from the jaws of defeat? Th...
03:00 2019-06-12

Here's Why Some Websites Can Still Tell You're In Chrome's Incognito Mode The whole point of Incognito Mode on Chrome is to maintain some level of privacy on the internet—meaning, sites don’t know when you’re on them, and as a nice bonus, you can sometimes get around pesky paywalls. That said, web developers and publishers have since wised up, prompting Google to recently...
00:52 2019-08-13

Tesla rolls out fix for Dog Mode overheating bug You don't have to worry about Rover roasting due to that Dog Mode bug. The company has confirmed to Engadget that it's rolling out a fix for a flaw that disabled the automatic temperature regulation if you manually set the fan. You can leave your E......
22:00 2019-08-02

How To Access Destiny 2’s New Vex Offensive Mode If you have Destiny 2 and can’t figure out how to start the game’s new Vex Offensive, you’re not alone. We were initially vexed, too. (Yes, I’m a dad.)....
01:13 2019-10-06

I survived the new Escape mode in 'Gears 5' I haven't played a Gears of War game since the original came out in 2006. It's no surprise, then, that I would be hesitant to grab an Xbox One controller and play the latest instalment of Microsoft's legendary franchise, Gears 5. But I did it, partic......
02:39 2019-06-11

Fed's Daly says she's in a 'watch and see' mode on rates San Francisco Federal Reserve President Mary Daly on Thursday said she is in a "watch and see" mode as she assesses the need for another U.S. interest-rate cut for an economy that has "strong" momentum but faces headwinds from uncertainty and a global growth slowdown....
08:00 2019-08-29

Even 'Civilization VI' is getting a battle royale mode Firaxis and 2K are taking an all-too-familiar approach to revitalizing a game: tack on a battle royale mode in a bid to capture the Fortnite crowd. They've released an update to Civilization VI that introduces Red Death, a 12-player competitive mode......
04:00 2019-09-12

Uh, Civilization VI Has A Battle Royale Mode Now While this might sound like a very late April Fool’s joke, it’s not. Turn-based strategy juggernaut Civilization VI now has its very own battle royale mode, called Red Death....
02:52 2019-09-11

Tesla fixes 'Dog Mode' bug that could let your pup overheat on a hot day Tesla has rushed out a fix for a potentially dangerous problem with its cars' Dog Mode. The setting is designed to keep your pet cool and comfortable in the car if you have to pop out briefly, but an owner discovered that it was possible for the system to fail in some circumstances, making the ...
11:39 2019-08-05

EA vows to fix FIFA 20's broken Career Mode FIFA 20 has some fresh elements, but the Career Mode is more than a little buggy -- to the point where #FixCareerMode has been popular on Twitter. And EA knows it. The company has published a Q&A where it has acknowledged and promised to fix seve......
22:52 2019-09-30

Google is testing Incognito Mode for Maps Google has rolled out Incognito Mode to Maps' preview group for testing, so you may not have to wait that long to be able to use it. The feature was one of the privacy-focused tools Google promised at I/O earlier this year along with Incognito Mode f......
16:00 2019-09-19

Google Maps incognito mode is currently in testing Announced at the Google IO 2019 keynote back in May, an incognito mode for Google Maps is reportedly now in testing, as discovered by XDA Developers.Available from today for members of the Google Maps preview group as part of a closed beta, the incognito mode test is included in Preview Maps' l...
07:13 2019-09-19

| 'Confident' Mothiba in battle mode for Bafana Striker Lebo Mothiba believes his battling style blends with the South Africa's possession-based approach and deliver success at the Africa Cup of Nations....
17:26 2019-06-23

EA is finally improving Career Mode for 'FIFA 20' Even though 'Street' soccer will be the biggest addition to FIFA 20, hardcore fans of the franchise know the importance of Career Mode. And this year, with the new game launching on September 27th, developer EA Sports is promising to make the feature......
03:26 2019-08-08

Here’s The Witcher 3 running in handheld mode on Switch The Witcher 3 on Switch (Switcher) is starting to look like one of the system's most impressive ports ever. It even runs well in handheld mode.Read More...
18:52 2019-08-22

'Madden NFL 20' gets a wild five-minute match mode Madden NFL 20 is already well underway, but EA Sports is shaking things up a little with the surprise introduction of a new Superstar KO mode -- and compared to usual Madden experience, it's pretty leftfield....
18:39 2019-09-04

Why Kourtney Kardashian Wants Her Kids to See Her in ''Working Mode'' Kourtney Kardashian is letting her worlds collide. The reality TV personality seems to be doing it all. From launching her lifestyle website Poosh to filming Keeping Up With the......
08:52 2019-09-25

Here’s why Minecraft: Story Mode episodes are $100 each on Xbox 360 right now Something strange is happening with Minecraft: Story Mode. The game is currently on the verge of disappearing, at least from digital storefronts, but it’s reappeared on the Xbox 360’s digital storefron, and at an insanely high markup? So what’s going on? Unfortunately, the price is more of a last ga...
05:13 2019-06-18

Firefox 68 is here, with a new-look reader mode and recommended extensions Mozilla has released Firefox 68, with improvements for all platforms – but particularly iOS, which has received several major updates.For desktop users, the changes are relatively small. Firefox's reader mode (which strips away images and formatting so you can read the text more easily) ...
16:13 2019-07-09

Apex Legends' Solo Mode Should Be Permanent Apex Legends’ limited time solo mode kicked off today, allowing players to ditch their squad for a lonesome contest for survival. While Apex Legends is built around teamplay—picking the right hero combinations and communicating with the other two members of your squad—the solo mode offers a more del...
03:52 2019-08-14

‘Tetris 99’ will get an offline multiplayer mode later this year Nintendo has been slowly expanding how and where you can play Tetris 99. In February, the company released the battle royale game as an online exclusive for Switch. A few months later, Nintendo offered downloadable content, so users could play the ga......
03:52 2019-07-09

First photos taken with the iPhone 11’s new Night mode look incredible For as much as the iPhone camera has improved over the past few years, low light photography has long remained one area where Apple’s smartphone has been somewhat lacking relative to the competition. Not only that, but companies like Google and Huawei over the past few months have been absolut...
05:39 2019-09-13

ActionDash 4.0 lets you set a schedule for 'focus mode' Earlier this year, ActionDash added "focus mode" to its list of features to help you cut down on screentime even more. By doing so, the digital wellbeing app was able to offer the functionality before Google rolls out its own version with Android Q l......
04:13 2019-08-10

FIFA 20's Volta mode is good enough to be its own game There's a lot to Volta, FIFA 20's new street soccer mode. Rather than a one-off sideshow to the main game, it's actually multiple offline and online game styles and a full story campaign, rolled into a cohesive and enjoyable package. Off the bat, th......
22:39 2019-08-20

Battlefield V Developers Cancel 5v5 Mode, Saying They Need To Fix Other Bugs Since its launch in November 2018, Battlefield V has been expanded with a battle royale mode and additional limited time modes that reimagine the multiplayer experience. A long planned 5v5 competitive mode has been in the works for some time, but that’s no more. In a note posted today, the game’s se...
05:13 2019-08-24

Cyberpunk 2077 has a hardcore mode that says goodbye to UI CD Projekt Red is trying to appeal to those who want to put the ‘punk’ in Cyberpunk 2077 with the option of playing in 'hardcore' mode. In an interview with Wccftech, CD Projekt Red’s Alvin Liu discussed hardcore mode, revealing that it will get rid of the game&#x...
14:52 2019-07-20

How to Get Past Paywalls in Chrome's Incognito Mode Chrome: As one who spends quite a bit of time browsing the news from various sites around the web, it’s frustrating to encounter paywall after paywall after paywall—especially when a site or author’s own social media feed was the one cajoling you to click and read an article in the first place....
21:39 2019-06-14

EA announces Volta, an NBA Street-like mode for FIFA 20 Soccer is going to the streets in Volta, a new mode for FIFA 20. EA showed it before EA Play in Los Angeles ahead of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). Read More...
00:39 2019-06-09

Tesla working on a fix for dangerous Dog Mode flaw Tesla is working to fix an issue with its Dog Mode that could put our pets at risk, says CEO Elon Musk. According to one user, setting the car's fan speed manually stops the EV from regulating the temperature for your furry companion....
17:13 2019-08-01

Amazon's 'Live Mode' lets you try on makeup via its app Cosmetics giant L'Oreal announced last year that it was buying augmented reality beauty app maker ModiFace. Since then it's deployed virtual makeup try-ons across a number of its own brands, allowing shoppers to test different shades of makeup in a l......
18:13 2019-06-04

Hamilton: Ferrari's F1 speed edge like a jet mode Lewis Hamilton has likened Ferrari's straightline speed advantage to it having a "jet mode", after he was beaten once again to pole position for the Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix...
22:13 2019-09-28

Days Gone Gets A Tough But Satisfying Horde Mode Over the weekend, Days Gone delivered the first of its 12 promised free challenges released weekly for the summer. First up: a horde challenge called “Surrounded” that puts players in the middle of a small run-down town, surrounds them with Freakers, and challenges them to survive for as long as the...
01:13 2019-07-02

Leclerc unstoppable as Ferrari's 'jet mode' keeps flying Charles Leclerc cannot be stopped. His latest dominant Saturday saw him emulate a record set by Ferrari legend Michael Schumacher -- here's the main talking points from qualifying in Sochi....
01:00 2019-09-29

Black Ops 4’s Blackout Mode Is Starting To Feel Pay-To-Win New DLC weapons added to Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 have its Blackout battle royale mode feeling a little bit more like a pay-to-win game....
01:13 2019-07-02

Hulkenberg's Renault F1 engine ran in safe mode during Hungarian GP Renault has revealed it encountered fresh Formula 1 engine problems in the Hungarian Grand Prix after Nico Hulkenberg's power unit was force to run in its "safe mode"...
06:26 2019-08-05

Leak: Google’s Pixel 4 could include an astrophotography mode Our phones get better at capturing images in low light every year, but as far as I know, no phone has been good enough to capture stars in the night sky. If a new leak is to be believed, Google might be the one to change that Spanish tech site Pro Android posted a what appears to be an upcoming mark...
00:26 2019-09-10

In A Few Weeks, Minecraft: Story Mode Will Be Impossible To Download In the aftermath of development studio Telltale’s closure, games like Tales From The Borderlands and Batman: The Telltale Series were delisted from major stores like Steam and GOG. Now, that hissing green creeper has finally come for Minecraft: Story Mode. The story-based Minecraft spinoff is about ...
03:00 2019-06-04

Hannity: 'Deep State in full panic mode' The "'Deep State' is in full panic mode" after President Trump authorized Attorney General Barr to declassify information relating to the origins of the Russia probe last week, this according to Fox News host Sean Hannity....
07:26 2019-05-29

Trump moves into damage control mode (just like every other politician) When the British ambassador to Washington was caught disparaging President Trump in cables back to London, everyone knew what happened next would be rather undiplomatic....
10:39 2019-07-11

Google starts rolling out Incognito mode for Maps Google Maps' Incognito mode is now making its way to all users, just a couple of weeks after it arrived to the app's preview group for testing. Similar to Incognito mode for Chrome and YouTube, turning the feature on means Maps won't be able to save......
14:52 2019-10-02

The next 'Mario & Sonic Olympics' game has a retro 2D mode Over the past 12 years, Nintendo and Sega have faithfully published their mashup, Mario & Sonic at the Olympic Games, to correspond with the iconic sporting event. The 2020 Olympics in Tokyo will be a homecoming of sorts for the two mascots, who......
22:39 2019-08-20

Overwatch Workshop's Most Popular Mode Is The Card Game Uno The Overwatch Workshop, which allows players to create new modes with robust tools and rudimentary programming, has given rise to all sorts of unexpected oddities: a Smash Bros. clone, airplane races, portal guns, Mercy reinventions, and heaps more. The most popular mode of all, though? Uno. Yep, th...
03:39 2019-06-01

Formula E drivers support 2019/20 attack mode changes Leading ABB FIA Formula E drivers say the changes to attack mode - including increased power - for the 2019/20 season will lead to more overtaking and strategy variance...
19:26 2019-07-03

Google to roll out Gmail confidential mode to everyone in June Unveiled early this year, Gmail's confidential mode will finally make it to all users next month, Google announced today. After several months of beta testing, Gmail confidential mode will become generally available on June 25, 2019.Although confidential mode will be set to default ON in Gmail, if y...
07:26 2019-05-30

Israel Is Back in Election Mode and in Uncharted Territory The morning after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s staggering failure to form a government, recriminations flew, giving a taste of the contentious campaigning ahead....
12:39 2019-05-30

You Can Now Go Fishing In Black Ops 4's Battle Royale Mode, But It's Dangerous Thanks to an update last week Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 now lets you fish in its Blackout battle royale mode. You fish for items, not fish, and, if you’re lucky you can reel in some powerful guns....
00:13 2019-08-15

AT&T’s Samsung Galaxy S10+ is getting a new dedicated camera night mode Samsung recently released a range of camera improvements to the Galaxy 10 and Note 9 phones, but not in the US where the company sells slightly different variants of its flagships. An improved dedicated night mode and made it to Galaxy S10 and Note 9 smartphones equipped with Exynos chipsets.Apparen...
12:00 2019-07-02

Pandora's Voice Mode is your personal music assistant Pandora is rolling out Voice Mode to all users today. While you may have used Pandora voice controls on smart products like Amazon Alexa or Google Home, the new feature takes voice commands to the next level. It's meant to be more like a personal ass......
19:26 2019-07-23

LG and Panasonic TVs to get a dedicated movie mode, developed by filmmakers The UHD Alliance, a band of TV manufacturers that includes LG, Vizio, and Panasonic – not, sadly, a band of superheroes – has announced plans for a new Filmmaker Mode to ensure that movies and TV shows display as intended on today's smart TVs.Recreating works of cinema accurately ...
20:00 2019-08-28

Beat Saber's 360-degree mode arrives in December Oculus Connect is as much about games as hardware and services, and at the event, Beat Games had some news about upcoming additions to Beat Saber. In December, you'll be able to slash your way through stages in 360 degrees, keeping you even more on y......
00:00 2019-09-26

Mercedes-AMG A45: a sideways ride with drift mode engaged Affalterbach's monstrous new hot hatchback proves four-wheel drive and tail-out fun can coexist AMG saloons have long been happy to lay down rubber and get a little sideways, so when news emerged that the brand was planning to shift its entire line-up to four wheel drive, there were questions over ...
15:26 2019-07-06

Rec Room’s new game mode feels a lot like Sprint Vector Rec Room developer Against Gravity have revealed the debut trailer of its next new game mode: Stunt Runner, coming in September to all platforms.Read More...
12:00 2019-09-02

For Honor's New Soul Rush Mode Is Frantic, Strategic Fun The medieval fighting game For Honor is alive and kickin’ us off ledges, and as a part of that, Ubisoft just released a new mode called Soul Rush. A little cops-and-robbers and a little PG-13 blood-fueled deathmatch, Soul Rush rules, and only gets better the more you play it....
22:39 2019-06-11

Rain Water Harvesting To Be Done On War Footing Mode: Rajinikanth Tamil film superstar Rajinikanth on Saturday said Rain Water Harvesting (RWH) should be taken up on a war-footing to address the acute water crisis in the state....
20:26 2019-06-29

This app uses AI to add a Pixel-style night photography mode to your iPhone In the past couple of years, every major Android phone has had a night mode feature. While we might see Apple bring a night mode to its iPhones this year, it might be dependant on hardware. But an app called NeuralCam is trying to bring this feature to owners of current-gen and older iPhones — with ...
01:26 2019-08-30

Windows 10 S Mode release date, news and features Windows 10 S was first revealed back in May 2017 as a standalone OS, but it faced some controversy at launch. A lot of the criticism stemmed from the fact that it limits users to apps found on the Microsoft Store. Luckily, users can switch out of Windows 10 S Mode for free. Still, the lightweight op...
18:26 2019-06-05

Google is working on a low light mode for Duo video calls Google has released the latest version of Duo, which comes with the ability to permanently delete audio and video history. And based on 9to5Google's APK teardown, it also comes with code hinting at a bunch of upcoming features, including a low light......
21:13 2019-08-13

Black Ops 4's Blackout Mode Now Lets You Play As A Zombie, But It Just Isn't Fun Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 lets players die and respawn as zombies in the new “Pandemic” Blackout mode. Unfortunately, even an entire horde of zombie players are at a disadvantage in this limited-time mode....
23:39 2019-08-12

Every game should copy Death Stranding’s “Very Easy Mode” Enlarge / Settle in, grab some popcorn, and enjoy the game. (credit: Aurich Lawson / Getty) Last week, the team behind Death Stranding discussed the game's "Very Easy Mode" publicly for the first time. The mode, according to Director Hideo Kojima's assistant Ayako Terashima, is designed for "[peop...
00:26 2019-09-14

The next PlayStation will include a power-sipping 0.5W “suspend” mode Enlarge / It's electric. (credit: Sony) The next Sony PlayStation will have a new, more efficient "suspend" mode that will draw "around 0.5W" while allowing users to jump quickly back into a game on restart. The mode, Sony says, will save energy "equivalent to the average electricity use of 1,000 ...
23:26 2019-09-23

UE’s Wonderboom 2 speaker has a big battery, a new button, and OUTDOOR MODE I’m a big fan of UE audio gear. I’ve extolled the virtues of the BOOM 3 in the past, so when I heard about the just announced Wonderboom 2 – a Bluetooth speaker with a number of improvements over its predecessor – I was hyped. Shockingly, the Wonderboom 2 is the second version UE’s entry-level Wonde...
16:39 2019-06-05

More Turmoil at The Markup, a Tech Site Still in Beta Mode After the firing last month of the top editor, Julia Angwin, two other key members of the editorial team are out, said the site’s main donor, Craig Newmark....
01:01 2019-05-25

Edwin Diaz’s struggles have Mets bullpen in crisis mode LOS ANGELES — It is not yet panic time, but it’s getting closer for Edwin Diaz and the Mets. Brodie Van Wagenen mortgaged a part of the team’s future to bring in the closer from Seattle, the AL Reliever of the Year last year who piled up 57 saves and pitched to a 1.96 ERA,......
05:26 2019-05-31

Rugby: Canada in party mode as Springboks challenge looms If Canada's players are feeling nervous ahead of Tuesday's Rugby World Cup game against twice champions South Africa they are not showing it, with coach Kingsley Jones saying the squad is in party mood ahead of the Pool B clash in Kobe....
11:13 2019-10-07

Honda targets boosted Formula 1 quali mode after first Red Bull win Honda is planning an extra Formula 1 engine upgrade this season and has targeted an improved qualifying mode following its first victory of the V6 turbo-hybrid era...
09:39 2019-07-08

We Distracted The Director Of John Wick Hex While He Played Its Hardest Mode Yesterday I invited John Wick Hex director Mike Bithell to come into Kotaku headquarters’ streaming studio, where he answered my increasingly specific questions about his difficult game while playing its hardest difficulty setting. See how he did in this video archive....
00:39 2019-10-10

Trump, In 2020 Campaign Mode, Calls Democrats ‘Radical’ ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump jabbed at the press and poked the eye of the political establishment he ran against in 2016 as he kicked off his reelection campaign with a grievance-filled rally that focused more on settling scores than laying out his agenda for a possible second term. A...
13:26 2019-06-19

When “easy mode” isn’t enough: An analysis of unclear lessons in video games Enlarge / Even the most renowned video games don't teach their players as well as we all assume, according to a surprisingly comprehensive video cited in this article. (credit: Aurich Lawson) For years, we at Ars Technica have discussed how the video game industry might benefit from tearing down i...
16:52 2019-10-04

Dedicated Galaxy S10 camera night mode starts to roll out in the US Samsung has improved the dedicated Night mode on its camera app for the Galaxy S10 series of phones to the point where it competes with and possibly even surpasses that of Google’s Night Sight for the Pixel. Previously, the feature was only available in certain regions of the world, but as of ...
22:26 2019-07-02

Chrome 76 prevents NYT and other news sites from detecting Incognito Mode Enlarge / The Boston Globe and some other news sites prevent non-subscribers from viewing articles in a browser's private mode. (credit: Boston Globe) Google Chrome 76 will close a loophole that websites use to detect when people use the browser's Incognito Mode. Over the past couple of years, you...
21:52 2019-07-19

Google and Facebook are tracking your porn preferences – even in incognito mode It turns out Google and Facebook are tracking your porn consumption habits big time, and even incognito mode can’t save you from their omnipotent gaze – or so say researchers from Microsoft, Carnegie Mellon University, and University of Pennsylvania. Indeed, 93 percent of adult content websites leak...
17:00 2019-07-19

DICE cancels 'Battlefield V' close combat mode to help its focus DICE has been piling features on Battlefield V ever since launch. Now, however, it's dialing things back. The developers have scrapped the planned five-on-five close combat mode after determining that it was needed to hit "bug-crushing and content......
15:26 2019-08-25

The Mystics’ historic regular season isn’t over yet, but they have flipped into playoff mode Washington has broken several franchise and league records this regular season. "I ignore it," Coach and General Manager Mike Thibault said. "Mainly because none of that matters if you don't win at the end."...
13:39 2019-09-06

Rugby-Canada in party mode as Springboks challenge looms If Canada's players are feeling nervous ahead of Tuesday's Rugby World Cup game against twice champions South Africa they are not showing it, with coach Kingsley Jones saying the squad is in party mood ahead of the Pool B clash in Kobe....
09:39 2019-10-07

Watching Porn in Incognito Mode? Google, Facebook Can Still Track You Google, Facebook and even Oracle cloud are secretly tracking the porn you watch even when you switch on the "incognito" mode on your laptop or smartphone....
12:13 2019-07-19

How to turn an iPhone's 'Do Not Disturb While Driving' mode on or off, or set it to enable automatically Luis Alvarez/Getty Images The iPhone's driving mode is called Do Not Disturb While Driving, and you can turn it on and off automatically, or manually through the Control Center. Driving mode silences notifications and temporarily blocks phone calls and text messages, so you can drive with fewer dis...
02:13 2019-08-22

Google Duo's low light mode brightens your nighttime video calls Following May's update that enabled eight-member video calls, the latest change to Google Duo allows users to better see each other in low lighting. Google cites homes in less affluent locations as the motivation behind this new feature. "In many pla......
22:00 2019-08-19

Loot-Starved Black Ops 4 Players Finally Get A 'Contracts' Mode Players finally have a better way to earn more rewards in Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, besides the game’s unfavorable microtransactions system. This week’s update marks the introduction of Contracts on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC....
02:26 2019-06-28

Apple Sued for Patent Violation Over 'Low Power Mode' on iOS Devices Apple is being sued by Location Based Technologies (LBT) for an alleged patent infringement tied to the 'low-power mode' and 'facedown detection' features in iOS devices....
19:00 2019-07-03

Google Assistant Gets WhatsApp Call Support and New Ambient Mode The tech giant has introduced a new Ambient Mode in Google Assistant that essentially offers a new visual overview that makes it easier to see notifications and reminders, start a playlist and control......
13:13 2019-09-06

This iPhone 11 Night mode photo sample is going to blow your mind Well, the early reviews are in and it shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that bloggers and tech journalists love Apple’s new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max. Early reviewers rarely say otherwise, of course, but this time around they also have a fairly major upgrade to work ...
03:26 2019-09-19

Fallout 76 gets human NPCs and a new battle royale mode at E3 2019 One of the chief criticisms of last year’s Fallout 76 was the lack of human NPCs (non-player characters), which made the game’s world feel rather empty compared to previous Fallouts – and at E3 2019, the game’s developers Bethesda, has addressed those complaints with the ...
12:52 2019-06-10

LG, Panasonic and Vizio fight motion smoothing with 'filmmaker mode' Today the UHD Alliance -- an industry group of various companies involved in getting 4K video to you -- banded together and announced something that couldn't come too soon: filmmaker mode. According to its backers, which include manufacturers like LG......
15:13 2019-08-28

Leaked Google video reveals Pixel 4 astrophotography mode The Pixel 4 may allow photography enthusiasts to do something they've never been able to do before with a smartphone camera: astrophotography. A seemingly official marketing video uploaded by Pro Android shows Google's newest smartphone will feature......
06:52 2019-09-10

Chrome update will stop sites from checking for Incognito Mode Chrome's Incognito Mode hasn't been working as well as promised lately -- some sites now check for private browsing and insist that you sign in before you can read an article. Google sees that as a flaw, though, and intends to set things right. The......
22:13 2019-07-18

Verstappen spent most of Monaco GP in wrong F1 engine torque mode Monaco Grand Prix nearly-man Max Verstappen spent most of his race in the wrong Formula 1 engine torque mode after the pitlane incident he had with Valtteri Bottas...
17:26 2019-05-27

'Assassin's Creed Odyssey' adds a story creator mode As of today, you'll have more options to flex your creative muscles in Assassin's Creed Odyssey. Ubisoft is releasing a tool you can use to create your own stories by building and linking together a number of quests. You also have the option to share......
02:39 2019-06-11

Amazon launches multilingual mode for using Alexa in multiple languages at once Amazon is launching multilingual mode for its Alexa-supporting devices, the company announced today at its Devices event in Seattle. The new multilingual mode will initially be available in the U.S., where it’ll work with English and Spanish; Canada, where it’ll offer French and English ...
23:00 2019-09-25

Google offers incognito mode for Maps in privacy push Alphabet Inc's Google is rolling out new privacy features to its Maps, YouTube and Voice Assistant services, with options including incognito mode and automatic data deletion, the company said on Wednesday....
19:39 2019-10-02

Patriots fans in panic mode after cryptic Tom Brady post Tom Brady sent Pats Nation into panic mode on Tuesday after posting a photo with a curious caption, leading some to believe the 2019 season could be the quarterback’s last. “Treat my first like my last, and my last like my first!” Brady, 41, wrote alongside a few shots from his fir...
16:39 2019-06-05

Google Pixel 3 Night Sight camera mode is about to be even easier to use The Google Pixel 3 family of handsets are some of the best camera phones we've seen, and an upcoming update could make them even better.According to 9to5Google, the version 6.3 of the Google Camera app on the handsets will see its impressive Night Sight mode featured more prominently within the...
13:26 2019-07-05

Microsoft starts testing Internet Explorer mode for Edge Microsoft's ever-expanding tests for its Chromium-based Edge browser have reached the corporate crowd. The software firm has started enabling enterprise features in Edge's Dev builds, most notably the vaunted Internet Explorer mode. If a company ab......
03:00 2019-07-17

Apex Legends' Third Season Will Bring A New Character, Changes To Ranked Mode Respawn has officially revealed the next champion slated to join Apex Legends. Players can get their hands on hacker Crypto, a brand new weapon, and a slew of battle pass goodies alongside extensive changes to the game’s Ranked mode when season three, called Meltdown, arrives October 1....
00:52 2019-09-20

What trade fears? Wall Street is back in rally mode U.S. stocks surged on Thursday on expectations of a de-escalation in trade tensions after Washington and Beijing agreed to hold high-level talks next month, while strong U.S. economic data eased fears of a domestic slowdown....
07:13 2019-09-06

'Apex Legends' gets a limited-time solo mode next week Since Apex Legends burst onto the battle royale scene in February, there's been an ever-present request near the top of players' wishlists: a single-player mode. Until now, matches have taken place entirely in teams of three, but for a limited time,......
12:26 2019-08-07

Night mode feature on the iPhone 11 outshines Google’s Pixel 3 As any Apple executive will gladly tell you, the company isn’t so concerned about being the first to introduce a new feature as they are with offering up the best implementation of any given feature. As a prime example, when Apple introduced Touch ID on the iPhone 5s, it wasn’t the first...
09:26 2019-09-24

New Overwatch Custom Mode Turns Sigma Into A Dodgeball Player If you think about it, Overwatch’s new hero, Sigma, is kinda like a schoolkid—by which I mean he’s slow, and he likes to throw rocks. This, obviously, makes him an ideal competitor for a large-scale game of dodgeball....
02:13 2019-08-17

The next 'Apex Legends' event includes a sniper-focused mode Respawn's latest Apex Legends event is relying on a time-honored opportunity to keep things fresh: challenge you to master a handful of weapons. The studio is running a Voidwalker event between September 3rd and September 17th that will include a li......
06:39 2019-09-01

Wheelspin made safety mode cut Verstappen's power in F1 qualifying Max Verstappen's loss of power in Italian Grand Prix qualifying was caused by excessive wheelspin triggering the activation of a Honda Formula 1 engine protection mode and an FIA system...
00:00 2019-09-08

Red Dead Online's Newest Mode Feels Like The Wild West In the past few weeks, Rockstar has added three new PVP modes to Red Dead Online. Two of these modes aren’t that interesting, but one, featuring horses and shotguns, is a great use of Red Dead Online’s wild west setting....
22:39 2019-06-17

New BenQ monitors feature an 'ePaper' mode for easier reading BenQ has launched new monitors with an "ePaper" mode aimed to make reading text easier for some users, Liliputing reports.BenQ has been considering the eyes of gamers and general users for years, with Low Blue Light modes in its monitors dating back some time. We saw the BenQ EW2440 offering an almo...
01:52 2019-06-18

Latest Nova Launcher update brings night mode improvements, more Nova Launcher developer Cliff Wade has just announced a new update for one of the most popular Android launchers out there. The main improvements included in the update have been introduced at users' requests.After testing the new features in the beta channel, Nova Launcher 6.1.11 has been released ...
20:52 2019-06-15

Watch Tesla’s ‘Sentry Mode’ catch a man keying a Model 3 for no reason Always looking to leverage technology in clever ways, Tesla this past May introduced a new security-oriented feature dubbed Sentry Mode. The feature, as the name somewhat implies, records 360-degree video around a Tesla vehicle whenever a security incident such as an attempted break-in is detected. ...
03:00 2019-08-03

John Stones’ failure to grow up has Gareth Southgate in defence mode Even at the age of 25 the England centre-back’s tendency to overelaborate and endanger his team is still worrying managersThere was a time, early in Gareth Southgate’s reign as England manager, when he made a point of telling his players that if they were not appearing for their club sides they coul...
23:52 2019-06-07

Watch Tesla’s ‘Sentry Mode’ catch a masked man trying to cause a Model 3 crash Ever since Tesla introduced Sentry Mode last March, the security-oriented surveillance feature has captured all sorts of wild shenanigans. Most notably, you may recall a handful of instances where Sentry Mode captured vandals inexplicably keying Tesla vehicles for seemingly no reason at all. A more ...
07:00 2019-06-15

Tetris Royale and its 100-player competitive mode is coming to mobile devices If you can't afford a Nintendo Switch or playing video games is simply not among your hobbies, you'll be happy to know that one of the most addictive games for Switch released recently, Tetris 99 will be cloned and released on mobile devices.The major difference between the two is that the mobile ga...
00:26 2019-06-30

Arlo Pro 3 ups its security suite with a 2K resolution and vibrant night vision mode If you’ve had your eye on smart cameras, you might know about Arlo and its Pro series - which now includes the new Arlo Pro 3. Arlo’s latest camera sits between the Arlo Pro 2 and Arlo Ultra with a 2K resolution, plus adds color night vision to the Pro line-up while staying relati...
20:39 2019-09-23

New figures on June border arrests show we're 'still in crisis mode,' says Cuccinelli Acting Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Ken Cuccinelli said Wednesday that new statistics on border apprehensions in June shows that the system is still in "crisis mode."...
19:26 2019-07-10

Luxury leader LVMH, in green mode, laments Thunberg's pessimism Environmental activist Greta Thunberg's discourse on climate change was overly pessimistic and demoralizing for young people, LVMH boss Bernard Arnault said on Wednesday, as the group behind brands like Louis Vuitton raised its "green" goals....
20:26 2019-09-25

Samsung Galaxy A70 Gets Dedicated Night Mode, July Security Patch Samsung Galaxy A70 has started getting a new software update in India that carries build number A705GMDDU3ASG6 and adds the July 2019 Android security patch....
20:13 2019-07-31

Tesla readies production boost, flags return to hiring mode After several rounds of job cuts over the past year, the company told employees that Tesla is hiring. “As we continue to ramp up production, please tell your friends and neighbors that we have lots of exciting new positions open," an internal email said. ...
18:39 2019-07-10

Google will close a Chrome ‘loophole’ that tells sites you’re in incognito mode Google is about to improve your internet browsing privacy with the help of a new Chrome update that’s meant to prevent websites from detecting your incognito sessions. The “loophole” fix will roll out at the end of July and will have a significant side-effect, effectively blocking ...
17:26 2019-07-19

Super Mario Maker 2’s paid online mode won’t let you matchmake with friends A first for any Super Mario game: online play. This expands upon the local-multiplayer insanity of the New Super Mario Bros. series. [credit: Nintendo ] Most of the news to come out of a re...
21:13 2019-05-28

Samsung finally bringing ‘Night’ photo mode to US Galaxy S10 phones Samsung’s dedicated and much-refined Night photo mode is finally coming to the US, and it’s starting with the AT&T Galaxy S10 Plus phones, according to XDA Developers. The proper Night mode improves on the lackluster original version after various updates, which have been availabl...
20:39 2019-07-02

Modern Warfare's 64-Player Mode Feels Like Call Of Duty, Just Bigger Call of Duty: Modern Warfare’s recent cross-play beta brought platforms together for large-scale, 64-player multiplayer matches. While it feels quite different from Battlefield, the new style of gameplay worked quite well....
09:26 2019-09-28

Activision reveals Call of Duty: Mobile — Battle Royale mode Activision revealed a first glimpse into the battle royale mode for the upcoming Call of Duty: Mobile game. It features a big map and familiar locations.Read More...
01:39 2019-05-22

Jaguar I-PACE eTrophy adds attack mode for 2019/20 season The ABB FIA Formula E-supporting Jaguar I-PACE eTrophy has revealed it will use attack mode in its second season, having released its 2019/20 calendar...
14:39 2019-09-10

Apex Legends’ upcoming Solos mode lets you ditch the team and go it alone Apex Legends' three members squads are unique amongst Battle Royale shooters, allowing players to team up with friends or randomly-matched squad mates in order to have a better fighting chance against opposing attackers.However, developer Respawn Entertainment is changing things up (albeit for ...
11:39 2019-08-07

The Morning After: Tesla debuts 'Plaid Mode' with a Laguna Seca hotlap Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Another day, another Pixel XL 4 leak. In other news, Elon Musk is ready to show us what's beyond Ludicrous Mode for Tesla's EVs, and Chrome is getting another useful tweak....
14:26 2019-09-12

Gears 5's New Mode Is A Three-Player Escape Mission From The Heart Of Locust Territory Shortly after the Xbox briefing at E3 2019, I sat down to play Gears 5’s new “Escape” mode, a three-player co-operative challenge mode. The three playable characters in the mode, who are named Mac, Lahni and Keegan, are Hivebusters. This means they get captured by the enemy Swarm on purpose, then fi...
20:52 2019-06-10

| WATCH | Hong Kong in clean-up mode after massive street clashes Ripped-up paving stones are scattered around the graffiti-scarred streets of Hong Kong after one of the most violent days in a summer of rage. WATCH NOW....
19:13 2019-09-30

Boom-shaka-laka: Call of Duty’s new “Gunfight” mode is like NBA Jam with guns Enlarge / Coming October 25. And today, we know more about one cool, new multiplayer twist to the series. (credit: Activision / Infinity Ward) LOS ANGELES—This spring, I visited game studio Infinity Ward to learn about its upcoming "reimagining" of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare. During the reveal e...
06:52 2019-07-12

The future of Oculus Quest: Hands-on with hand tracking, PC-VR “Link” mode SAN JOSE, Calif.—Oculus is clearly bullish on its wireless VR system, the Oculus Quest, which means this week's Oculus Connect conference is chock full of the $400 headsets. The biggest queues at the show, unsurprisingly, have been dedicated to Quest—and to the headset's pair of surprise "coming soo...
13:52 2019-09-27

Tesla Said to Ready Production Boost, Flag Return to Hiring Mode Tesla is poised to increase production at its California car plant and is back in hiring mode, according to an internal email sent days after the company wrapped up a record quarter of deliveries....
12:26 2019-07-11

Samsung Galaxy S10 update adds Night mode improvements, new features Samsung continues to improve the Galaxy S10 family with important new features and additional functionality. The upcoming update focuses on camera enhancements by adding a couple of nifty new features, as well as improvements to the phones' performance when taking night shots.As the title says, it a...
01:13 2019-05-24

Video of Tesla in full self-driving mode gives us a glimpse into the future of travel When a story involving Tesla’s Autopilot feature makes the news, it’s typically due to an accident or an offbeat video of a driver caught falling asleep at the wheel. Those incidents aside, the reality is that Tesla’s Autopilot has improved by leaps and bounds over the past few yea...
09:52 2019-09-04

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ update adds Night Mode function, other improvements Samsung's last year flagships, the Galaxy S9 and S9+ are getting new features and improvements in the latest update, which is dubbed June security patch. As the title says, the most important addition is the new Night Mode, a feature that Samsung saved for the Galaxy S10 series.Apart from the Night ...
05:00 2019-06-12

Microsoft disables automatic tablet mode in the latest Windows 10 beta Microsoft has always had a tablet mode for 2-in-1 Windows 10 PCs -- including its own Surface products -- but that could be changing. In the latest Insider 18970 beta release, Windows 10 no longer automatically offers to enter tablet mode when you re......
16:39 2019-08-30

That Video Of A Cop Pulling Over A Tesla In Smart Summon Mode Is Totally Staged This week has just been jam-packed with videos of Teslas in Smart Summon mode driving nervously and timorously through parking lots, occasionally stopping, sometimes making weird mistakes before owners go running up to them in a panic. One recent video seems to show a police officer pulling over a T...
09:39 2019-10-04

'Apex Legends' Iron Crown event goes live with solo mode Apex Legends fans have two weeks to take part in new challenges, including venturing out to King's Canyon on their own. The Iron Collection Crown event and temporary Solos mode has gone live, with this trial run set to end on August 27th....
05:00 2019-08-14

'Apex Legends' will bring back solo mode in a Halloween event Don't despair if you miss Apex Legends' solo mode -- it's coming back, if not quite in the same way. Respawn and EA are running a Halloween-themed Fight or Fright event between October 15th and November 5th, and its centerpiece is a limited-time Sha......
18:26 2019-10-08

Apex Legends new limited-time mode only lets you use the worst weapons Apex Legends' Voidwalker event kicks off from September 3, featuring a new limited-time mode that only lets you use the game's worst weapons: shotguns and snipers. The battle royale's next event centers around Legend Wraith's "mysterious past" and adds a bunch of new content...
17:52 2019-09-02

Activision reveals Battle Royale mode for Call of Duty: Mobile It's been only a few days since Activistion launched Call of Duty: Mobile beta for a couple of countries and the publisher is now raising the hyper around its upcoming game with another important announcement.Call of Duty: Mobile will have a Battle Royale mode, which is supposed to offer a unique ex...
01:13 2019-05-22

Hideo Kojima embraces self-parody with Death Stranding mode for those who just want to watch a movie The Metal Gear Solid series was fairly infamous for its many extremely long cutscenes that—at least in the case of Metal Gear Solid 4—sometimes involved players taking their hands off of the controller for hours at a time. To be fair, series creator Hideo Kojima was trying to wrap up the most unexpe...
21:39 2019-09-08

Watch Tesla's 'Sentry Mode' Use Its Cameras To Catch Someone Keying The Crap Out Of A Model 3 Earlier this year, Tesla released “Sentry mode,” a feature that uses Tesla vehicles’ already-existing cameras to provide security footage of possible threats. The feature apparently works, because it just caught someone keying the bejesus out of a Tesla Model 3. And now that person has turned hersel...
09:39 2019-10-04

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Gets Night Mode, June Security Patch: Report Samsung has reportedly begun the rollout of a new update for the Galaxy Note 9, which brings a dedicated Night mode and the June Android security patch....
10:52 2019-06-18

Deep budget cuts put University of Alaska in crisis mode; 'grappling with survival' The University of Alaska board of regents, facing deep budget cuts exacted by the governor that will eliminate about 40% of the university's state funding, voted at an emergency meeting on Monday to declare the academic equivalent of bankruptcy reorganization....
00:39 2019-07-23

A Wii U Party Game For Kids Included A Story Mode About A Dead Father And His Ghost Hundreds of crappy party games were developed and published for the Wii and Wii U back in the day. They were usually cheap, not as good as Wii Sports and quickly forgotten. But one of those games, Game Party Champions, included something very strange. A personal story about a child dealing with the ...
22:52 2019-06-15

Nvidia’s new ultra-low latency mode for GPUs beats AMD’s Radeon Anti-Lag feature To coincide with Gamescom 2019, Nvidia has introduced a graphics driver that comes with new technology to take on AMD’s Radeon Anti-Lag for more responsive gaming – alongside a serious boost in frame-rates for some games.Nvidia’s Gamescom Game Ready Driver (436.02) adds an ultra...
18:52 2019-08-22

Final Fantasy 7 Remake has a turn-based ‘Classic Mode’ for fans of the original The upcoming Final Fantasy 7 Remake will have a Classic Mode for those that prefer the turn-based combat of the original 1997 release. The news was confirmed on stage at the Tokyo Game Show by producer Yoshinore Kitase and the game’s official Twitter account posted a translated recap of ...
19:39 2019-09-14

Google Maps Testing Incognito Mode Ahead of Official Launch: Report Google Maps may soon have an "Incognito Mode" for better privacy on your location data. The "Incognito Mode" in Google Maps is currently being tested in the Android app, reports XDA Developers....
07:52 2019-09-23

Fortnite v9.10 Update Brings Hot Spots Downtown Drop Limited Time Mode The Fortnite v9.10 update has arrived and it brings Hot Spots to the maps, alongside a new limited time mode called Downtown Drop among other changes....
15:39 2019-05-23

Mario Kart Tour Locks The Fastest Race Mode Behind A Paid Subscription Mario Kart Tour is available today on iOS and Android, bringing some portable kart action to phones and other devices. If you want to enjoy tough races with a faster pace, though, it turns out you’ll need to shell out some money....
17:39 2019-09-25

Google Chrome Update Will Close 'Loophole' That Tipped Sites Off to Your Incognito Mode In a move that is bound to piss off more than a couple of publishers, Google is readying to fix the “loophole” that allowed sites to see when you’re browsing in Incognito Mode.Read more......
06:52 2019-07-19

Apex Legends gets new character Watson, L-Star weapon, and Ranked Mode on July 2 Electronic Arts revealed what’s coming next to Apex Legends during its EA Play event today in Los Angeles. This includes the new playable character Watson for its second season, which starts on July 2. It is also getting a new weapon and game mode. Apex Legends had a surprise launch on Februar...
00:39 2019-06-09

Canon EOS 1D X Mark III could claim burst speed crown with 30fps shooting mode We've been hearing about the third iteration of Canon's full-frame sports DSLR for a while now, but details on its spec sheet have been sparse. However, leaked specifications of a prototype of the Canon 1D X Mark III could give us a fair picture of what to expect.According to Canon Rumors,...
02:39 2019-10-11

Kaspersky AV injected unique ID that allowed sites to track users, even in incognito mode (credit: Aurich Lawson / Thinkstock) Antivirus software is something that can help people be safer and more private on the Internet. But its protections can cut both ways. A case in point: for almost four years, AV products from Kaspersky Lab injected a unique identifier into the HTML of every web...
01:00 2019-08-17

Better battery, Night mode, 'slofies' and other cool things coming to Apple's new iPhones Apple made plenty of announcements at its live event Tuesday, but here's some cool things you may have missed about the upcoming iPhones and services.       ...
00:26 2019-09-17

Street Fighter Alpha Expert Destroys The Game's Cooperative Battle Mode By Himself Desk, one of the most creative and technically gifted combo video creators in the fighting game community, has outdone himself with his latest project. Controlling both Ryu and Ken in Street Fighter Alpha’s Dramatic Battle mode, using one hand for each character, he beats the snot out of devilish di...
03:39 2019-07-24

Confirmed: FIFA 20 'Volta' indoor five-a-side football and street mode coming And it's confirmed! FIFA 20 is getting a street football mode called Volta Football. A fully-featured, less serious 'jumpers for goalposts' mode, it'll offer up  3v3 Rush (no goalkeepers), 4v4, 4v4 Rush, 5v5 and Professional Futsal play types.Arenas with and without walls fr...
18:39 2019-06-08

Google's DeepMind AI Takes Down Human Players In Quake III's Capture The Flag Mode Google’s DeepMind AI lab has been hard at work creating programs to take on human players across a variety of games these last few years. In 2016 its AlphaGo beat the best Go player in the world. Earlier this year, its Alpha Star defeated two middle-tier pros at StarCraft II. Now it’s learning to wi...
03:39 2019-06-01

Huawei Founder Details 'Battle Mode' Reform Plan to Beat US Crisis Huawei will spend more on production equipment this year to ensure supply continuity, cut redundant roles and demote inefficient managers as its grapples with a "live-or-die moment" in the wake of US......
15:00 2019-08-20

Huawei founder details 'battle mode' reform plan to beat U.S. crisis China's Huawei will spend more on production equipment this year to ensure supply continuity, cut redundant roles and demote inefficient managers as its grapples with a "live-or-die moment" in the wake of U.S. export curbs, founder Ren Zhengfei said....
13:00 2019-08-20

Star Wars Battlefront II Is Bringing The Series' 'Instant Action' Solo Mode Back It’s been relatively quiet on the Star Wars: Battlefront II…. battlefront. The controversial, mostly multiplayer game has rebounded from a microtransaction-filled 2017 launch with a stream of continuous updatesthat included some amazing Clone Wars battles. The latest roadmap, revealed today, shows s...
20:13 2019-08-20

Assassin's Creed Odyssey's Discovery Tour Mode Lets You Ride Around On A Unicorn And Take Quizzes Assassin’s Creed Odyssey finally gets its Discovery Mode Tour this month, offering a way to explore the game’s recreation of Ancient Greece peacefully while maybe just learning something. As with all things Odyssey, it is intimidatingly large....
20:39 2019-09-04

The New Mode In Ghost Recon Wildlands Is A Small-Scale Spin On The Battle Royale Formula Ghost Recon Wildlands is getting a sequel later this year, so most fans and Ubisoft will move on to that next game. But before that happens, Ubisoft has released one last major update for the game which added a brand new competitive mode called Mercenaries. It blends different elements of Wildlands ...
21:13 2019-07-21

Overwatch Anniversary Start Time, New Skins, 2019 Event News, Workshop mode on PS4 Blizzard is due to start its newest Overwatch event soon and - unlike previous events - we haven't heard too much information about this one ahead of time....
16:00 2019-05-21

Apex Legends Season 2 Starts July 2, Includes Ranked Mode, New Weapon, New Legend Apex Legends Season 2 is called “Battle Charge,” and it begins on July 2. Electronic Arts confirmed this date at EA Play this morning, where it revealed more details about Season 2 including a new character as well as a new weapon returning from Titanfall 2....
19:39 2019-06-08

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s Story Creator Mode is live today, which allows players to create their ow Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s Story Creator Mode is live today, which allows players to create their own quests. This fall, Odyssey is getting a Discovery Tour, which will also arrive in a standalone version....
22:13 2019-06-10

Promotions and patriotism: 'Battle Mode' Huawei sees China smartphone sales surge When 23-year-old Chinese student Aaron Huang started his hunt for an Android replacement for his Apple iPhone in April this year, it was clear which brand was trying hardest to win him over....
12:00 2019-08-05

Chrome 76 arrives with Flash blocked by default, detecting Incognito mode disabled, and PWA improvements Google Chrome 76 brings Adobe Flash blocked by default, Incognito mode detection disabled, multiple PWA improvements, and more developer features.Read More...
17:52 2019-07-31

Call of Duty Black Ops 4 Update Time TODAY: PS4 Pandemic Mode and early 1.22 Patch Notes Update 1.22 is coming to Black Ops 4 today and it promises to add a slew of features to Call of Duty's multiplayer modes - here's what you need to know about the latest CoD patch....
21:00 2019-08-06

'What does the half-moon icon mean on an iPhone?': How to turn off Do Not Disturb mode, or unmute a specific conversation in Messages Shutterstock When you see a half-moon icon at the top of your iPhone's home screen, it means that you've enabled Do Not Disturb mode. Do Not Disturb mode sends your calls directly to voicemail and turns off all notifications. It's easy to turn off Do Not Disturb in two different ways. The half-mo...
02:13 2019-10-08

Apex Legends Update patch notes today: Respawn reveals incoming Solo Mode changes Apex Legends next update will introduce a Solo Mode LTM to the game that will seriously change how you play the game - and some quality of life updates will be a part of that patch....
13:39 2019-08-13

Google boosts privacy and security with incognito mode in Maps, auto-delete for YouTube, and other tools Google is introducing a bunch of new privacy and security features from today, including incognito mode in Google Maps and auto-delete for YouTube.Read More...
18:00 2019-10-02

Survival mode saw bloodied Tyson Fury escape Otto Wallin crisis and prove class Tyson Fury had to cope with a large cut to his face as simple return bout became a true fight with Otto Wallin but Gypsy King put in warrior display to survive...
15:00 2019-09-16

Trump administration goes on attack-mode against Washington Post reporters, suggesting they should be banned from the White House Alex Wong/Getty Images President Donald Trump lashed out at two Washington Post reporters on Twitter, saying that since they wrote a critical story, they "shouldn't even be allowed" in the White House. Alongside Trump's tweet was a link to a Washington Examiner op-ed by White House Press Secretary ...
00:52 2019-09-08

'Call of Duty: Mobile' video game offensive boasts new 'Fortnite'-style battle royale mode Activision's new mobile 'Call of Duty' video game, free-to-play on Android and iOS, has a battle royale mode, a game style popularized by 'Fortnite.'       ...
18:52 2019-10-02

What’s Next for the X-Men After Dark Phoenix? Warning: This post contains spoilers for Dark Phoenix, Avengers: Endgame and Logan. The fate of the X-Men is unclear, but Dark Phoenix is likely the last time audiences will see actors like Michael Fassbender, James McAvoy and Jennifer Lawrence in the franchise. Since X-Men was released in 2000, Fox...
17:13 2019-06-07

iOS Could Finally Be Going Dark Is it a little shameful that one of the most exciting elements of macOS Mojave was the dark mode option it presented? Probably! Is it as equally shameful that one of the elements of iOS 13 that I’m most excited for is a proper dark mode? Sure! Will that fact dissuade me from being delighted by these...
23:39 2019-05-28

All You Need to Know About X-Men: Dark Phoenix X-Men: Dark Phoenix release date in India, cast, review, trailer 2 and 3, poster, timeline, and more - here's everything you need to know about the latest X-Men movie....
11:00 2019-05-28

How to use Instagram's best features, which you might not even know about You can do more with Instagram than post pictures and see the photos other people publish. Here are a bunch of tips to use Instagram like a pro, from posting live video to sharing stories and using features like Boomerang....
21:00 2019-05-22

Apex Legends Solo Mode Update: Release Date, Start Time, New Skins and Iron Crown news Apex Legends is getting a new limited-time solo mode - complete with new skins and rewards. Read on to find out when you can play and what to expect!...
18:00 2019-08-12

Dark Souls 3 Gets A Gay Marriage Mod It’s not a central part of the story, but off to the sides of Dark Souls 3 the player could get hitched. By default you’d be paired with an NPC of the opposite gender, but this mod for the PC version of the game by Matt Gruen flips all that....
18:52 2019-06-27

Novichok victim: ‘We’re being kept in the dark’ Charlie Rowley speaks of anger and frustration as mystery still surrounds death of his partnerThe partner of the woman who died in the Wiltshire nerve agent poisonings a year ago has told of his anger and frustration that mystery still surrounds the case.Charlie Rowley said he felt the British autho...
13:39 2019-06-21

What to know about bruises on dark skin Bruises develop in the same way on all skin tones, though they can be less easy to see on dark skin tones. This article looks at the symptoms and treatments for bruises on dark skin....
11:13 2019-09-06

The dark side of Oktoberfest Beer, brass bands, party: Amid all the fun, women are more aware of sexual harassment at the Oktoberfest following #MeToo. Here are some of a flower seller's tricks to avoid groping while working on the Wiesn....
21:39 2019-10-04

CBS Goes Dark on AT&T Amid a Dispute Programming from CBS went dark for about 6.6 million viewers of AT&T’s DirecTV, DirecTV Now and U-verse packages Saturday morning after the two companies couldn’t come to terms on a new distribution agreement....
13:39 2019-07-20

Instagram will now ask you to think twice before posting profanities Instagram today released two new features with a view to curb bullying on the platform: a warning when you try to post an abusive comment, and a ‘Restrict’ function to limit another person’s interaction with you. Adam Mosseri, Head of Instagram, said the AI-powered warning feature has stopped some p...
10:26 2019-07-09

Facebook and Instagram Can't Seem to Keep Their Shit Together Well, folks, Facebook and its “family of apps” has experienced yet another crash. A nice respite moving into the long holiday weekend if you ask me.Read more......
00:39 2019-07-04

Instagram inspired travel (NBC News) This weekend kicks off the busy summer travel season, and social media sites like Instagram are inspiring people to chase new experiences. “Younger generations that will literally book a destination based on how Instagrammable it is; how many likes they plan to get,” says Vict...
23:39 2019-05-24

Preparing for an Instagram without likes With over 23,000 followers on Instagram, Sam McAllister may not have quite as big of an audience as influencers like Kim Kardashian or Lele Pons. But one of McAllister's major selling points has been his number of likes....
17:13 2019-09-25

Instagram is removing its 'Following' activity tab Starting this week, Instagram will sunset one of its more infamous -- though lesser-known -- features. Moving forward, the app is removing its "Following" tab, reports Buzzfeed News. If you're unfamiliar with the feature, it displays new likes and co......
07:26 2019-10-08

Instagram just said you’re going to start seeing even more ads, which we didn’t think was possible Not that this should surprise anyone, but you’re about to start seeing more ads on Instagram now that the Facebook-owned photo-sharing app has announced a new place it’s going to start slotting them in. Very soon, the company announced today, you’ll start seeing ads show up within ...
21:52 2019-06-27

Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp went down (again) Facebook still can't avoid widespread outages, it seems. Numerous reports have surfaced of Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp being unavailable to various degrees on the morning of August 4th. The failure doesn't appear to have been as dramatic as it......
15:52 2019-08-05

Instagram will kindly let you know you’ve F’ed up before banning you Instagram has just introduced a new policy that’ll notify you if your account is at risk of getting banned. The social network will let you know if it finds one of your posts problematic, and even offer a chance to appeal the ban. The company said appeals will be available for posts that are removed...
11:13 2019-07-19

How to get started on Threads, Instagram’s DM app Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Instagram this week released Threads, a messaging app strictly for communicating with those on your Close Friends list. It’s a boon for those who use Instagram as...
13:52 2019-10-05

How to see what ads Instagram thinks you’ll care about Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Instagram‘s one of the prime social networks, and its ads are sometimes marginally less obtrusive than the likes of its big brother, Facebook. But they’re still t...
12:39 2019-08-31

Instagram Is This Close to Ruining Itself You know what we definitely need more of on social media? Influencers and ads. And lucky for us, Instagram has announced a new tool for surfacing a hybrid of the two in your feed. Your Insta has never looked more #sponsored, baby!Read more......
03:00 2019-06-05

Inside Instagram’s War on Bullying Ethan Cohen tried to laugh off his first experience with bullying on Instagram. Like many kids his age, the Raleigh, N.C., teen eagerly joined the platform in middle school, and one day he discovered fellow students snickering at an account. Someone — he still does not know who — had sta...
21:13 2019-07-08

How to make one of those ‘Best of’ Instagram collages Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. So you, like most everyone out there, love posting on Instagram. Selfies, food shots, travel photos… you do it all, and your followers love you for it. Or maybe y...
02:13 2019-06-15

Your Instagram Feed Is About to Have More Ads From Influencers On Tuesday, the photo platform announced that advertisers could promote influencer-created content in people’s feeds, even if those people do not follow the influencer....
06:13 2019-06-05

How does sunburn affect dark skin? Many people believe that dark skin is not susceptible to sun damage. This is not true. Although darker skin tones are less likely to burn, people of all skin tones can get sunburn or skin cancer. Learn more here....
22:52 2019-09-19

Look, we're not going to pretend we know what's happening in this new Dark teaser We’re only a few weeks from the second season debut of Dark, the German Netflix series that’s enraptured the streaming sect with its Lynchian fuckery. A new teaser for the season dropped this morning and, as was the case with its first trailer, we’re not going to pretend we know what the hell is hap...
23:00 2019-06-07

Dodgers go dark in spotlight again with All-Star let down The Los Angeles Dodgers put on another disappointing show in the national spotlight, with Clayton Kershaw, Cody Bellinger and others struggling during the National League's 4-3 loss to the American League in the All-Star Game       ...
06:00 2019-07-10

Causes and home remedies for dark lips Lip color varies from person to person. The lips can become darker for various reasons, and people can use home remedies to care for their lips. Learn about causes and treatments for dark lips here....
03:26 2019-08-21

How Dark Patterns Change Our Behavior Websites are working harder than ever to influence our decisions—and even if you know what they’re up to, you can still find yourself adjusting your actions in exactly the way the site wants....
21:26 2019-07-01

Data-mining for dark matter When Tracy Slatyer faced a crisis of confidence early in her educational career, Stephen Hawking’s “A Brief History of Time” and a certain fictional janitor at MIT helped to bolster her resolve. Slatyer was 11 when her family moved from Canberra, Australia, to the island nation of Fiji. It was a ...
17:52 2019-08-16

To Prevent Hemorrhoids, Poop in the Dark “Some people like to be all alone, sitting half-naked up on the throne. Personally that don’t work for me, ’cause it smells like the poo-poo that just came from me.” When vlogger Ze Frank sang this in 2006, I found his argument compelling: Who wants to spend more time on the toilet? It’s the least p...
17:52 2019-06-03

'Dark' season two drops on Netflix Another ten episodes of the time-bending supernatural mystery series with shades of "Stranger Things" will be available to stream from today. And with season three on the way, the German series has much more to come....
19:00 2019-06-21

'The Dark Crystal' and 'Carnival Row' debut Netflix and Amazon both drop major fantasy projects with winged creatures heading into the Labor Day weekend: "The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance," a 10-part prequel to Jim Henson and Frank Oz's 1982 movie; and "Carnival Row," starring Orlando Bloom. Each lands with a dull thud for different reason...
20:39 2019-09-04

8chan goes dark after US mass shootings Perpetrators of mass shootings in the US have used the website to disseminate white nationalist propaganda. A cybersecurity firm has withdrawn its services to 8chan, saying: "They have proven themselves to be lawless."...
05:52 2019-08-06

Dark Phoenix Is a Disappointing, Forgetful End to This X-Men Run James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Nicholas Hoult, and Sophie Turner return for the final X-Men film in Fox's run, Dark Phoenix, from writer-director Simon Kinberg....
15:26 2019-06-05

Dark Phoenix Is a Bittersweet Goodbye to Fox's X-Men Simon Kinberg’s Dark Phoenix became one of the most significant of Fox’s X-Men films the moment it became clear it would be the last installment in the franchise that set the stage for the modern comic book movie boom. Not only was the film going to bring the story of Charles Xavier’s mutant heroes ...
16:13 2019-06-05

Physicists Wonder: Why Has No One Been Killed by Dark Matter? The fact that no one has died from being struck by dark matter is enough proof to rule out certain ideas about the mysterious stuff, according to one new theory paper.Read more......
23:13 2019-07-17

Is there a link between dark chocolate and depression? Scientists have discussed for decades whether chocolate can improve mood. The latest research links reduced depressive symptoms to eating dark chocolate....
18:00 2019-08-07

Let’s Talk About the Ending of Dark Phoenix Warning: This post contains spoilers for the movie Dark Phoenix. Dark Phoenix ends not with its main character, Sophie Turner‘s Jean Grey, but with a scene featuring the two men whose contentious relationship has propelled the X-Men film series for 19 years: Professor X (James McAvoy) and Magn...
17:13 2019-06-07

4 Fruits That May Help Reduce Dark Circles However, to get long-term benefits, it is best to give the body the required nutrition in order to keep dark circles at bay. You can do so by consuming certain fruits that are replete with......
22:26 2019-07-31

Everything You Need to Know Before Watching The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance Another world, another time, in the age of wonder. The Dark Crystal finally returns with a prequel series, The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. The Jim Henson Company has been cautious about expanding the lore of ‘80s classic The Dark Crystal, only authorizing a couple of books, some graphic novels,...
13:26 2019-08-16

What to Know About the Folklorist Behind Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark The new movie Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, from André Øvredal and Guillermo del Toro, has kids of the ’80s and ’90s reminiscing about the terrifying source material. Written by Alvin Schwartz—and distinguished by Stephen Gammell’s gruesome illustrations&md...
01:13 2019-08-10

How to Add Song Lyrics to Your Instagram Story Last week Instagram added a new feature that allows you to add lyrics to your Instagram stories. The feature allows you to not only add a song to your Story (you’ve been able to do that for a while), but also sing along with those lyrics, similar to what you might do with the app TikTok....
00:26 2019-06-10

The Instagram hoax that fooled thousands Argentinian-born artist Amalia Ulman's "Excellences and Perfections" performance happened only four years ago, but in the digital age, it feels like much longer....
21:52 2019-05-29

Instagram will notify you before it disables your account Instagram is making a few changes to the way it disables accounts. Currently, the platform removes accounts with a certain percentage of violating content. But it's rolling out a new policy that will also allow it to disable accounts with a certain n......
18:52 2019-07-18

How to Block Instagram Bullies Without Their Knowledge Tweens and teens used to be able to leave their bullies behind in the school hallways at the end of the day; but now, with the prevalence of social media and smartphones, they carry their bullies with them wherever they go....
22:26 2019-10-03

Here’s how to mute those Instagram Story spammers Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. I’m not a huge fan of Instagram accounts posting lengthy strings of Stories each day. It clogs my feed, makes it tougher to scroll back and forth between Stories,...
11:52 2019-07-12

Instagram now warns you if you're in danger of being banned If you break Instagram's rules, you'll now be given a warning that your account is in danger of being banned.The notice will list all the posts and comments that have been removed for violating the terns of service, and inform you that "If you post something that goes against our terms aga...
11:26 2019-07-19

Instagram is changing the way people buy things Instagram is great for sharing photos, interacting with celebrities and discovering trendy looks — everything even Amazon has struggled to perfect. Fashion houses, retailers and big brands see an opportunity....
10:52 2019-10-04

Prepare yourselves for a deluge of new AR filters on Instagram As of today, anyone can create AR filters and effects for Instagram. Facebook has opened Spark AR -- the tool responsible for pretty much every AR experience you've encountered across Facebook's products -- to the Instagramming public....
21:13 2019-08-13

How to Be Inspired, Not Discouraged, by Fitness Instagram Fitness Instagram can be a place of powerful inspiration. It can also be a soul-sucking morass full of impossibly fit people doing things you could never dream of and selling products that you suddenly need to have. Here’s how to use it so you feel better, not worse, after checking your feed....
21:26 2019-07-01

Google is now shamelessly ripping off Instagram, because why not? The trend of adding an Instagram-like “Stories” bubble at the top of apps rolls on, with Google’s Photos app now the latest to jump on the bandwagon. A new feature is rolling out in the app starting today called “Memories,” which essentially tweaks an existing feature t...
05:39 2019-09-13

How to (selectively) hide Instagram Stories like a pro Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Instagram Stories are a handy way of sharing fleeting moments from your life without immortalizing them on your feed. But sometimes you might want to shield those...
16:00 2019-08-09

This couple has 7 Instagram-famous pets Nala the cat, a Siamese and tabby mix, is slightly cross-eyed with gray and white fur. She likes being petted but isn't a fan of being held. She was rescued from an animal shelter and really loves men with beards....
19:52 2019-07-17

Instagram might soon let you post group stories Instagram might finally let you make stories for your group. According to app researcher Jane Mancun Wong, the company is currently testing out this feature in one of the app’s test builds. Screenshots posted in Wong’s tweet indicates once you snap a photo from the stories camera option, it’ll let y...
12:26 2019-10-07

Instagram star 'arrested for blasphemy' An Iranian Instagram star famous for her radical appearance and cosmetic surgery has been arrested for blasphemy by the Tehran Prosecutor's Office, according to the country's semi-official Tasnim News agency....
15:52 2019-10-07

Instagram Now Fact-Checks, but Who Will Do the Checking? Facebook said it will expand its fact-checking program to Instagram. But the system is already overwhelmed, and may not be able to handle more information....
16:39 2019-08-16

No, Instagram influencers are not flocking to Chernobyl Influencer culture can be a bit much, to say the least, and understanding it can be a struggle. But if you saw that now-viral tweet about Instagram baddies flocking to Chernobyl to capitalize on its new hype thanks to the HBO show—see it below—know that it’s not all what it seems. The Atlantic’s Tay...
05:39 2019-06-13

Instagram's Changes Could Leave Influencers Heartbroken Instagram influencers are akin to huge businesses, but Facebook’s moves to decrease social pressure and improve users’ happiness threaten to upend social-media celebrities’ business models and could boomerang to hurt Facebook itself....
23:52 2019-08-16

Instagram users can now ‘shadow ban’ cyberbullies Instagram is rolling out a new feature that allows you to stealthily filter out comments from cyberbullies. The new tool, called Restrict, attempts to safeguard Instagram accounts from harassment by making comments invisible to followers without the poster knowing. The process — also known as “...
03:39 2019-10-03

How to Make Your Instagram Account as Private as Possible In an interview last week regarding privacy concerns, Instagram’s CEO, Adam Mosseri, wants you to know: Your privacy isn’t at stake (for now). “We don’t look at your messages, we don’t listen in on your microphone, doing so would be super problematic for a lot of different reasons,” he told CBS’ Gay...
23:13 2019-07-02

Here's how Instagram is cracking down on bullying Instagram announced the release of its "Restrict" feature, which will allow users to hide comments from specific users.       ...
01:52 2019-07-09

How to Delete an Instagram Message You Sent by Accident A few weeks ago I attended a music festival with some friends. At some point, I was scrolling through Instagram Stories and then put my phone in my pocket. When I took it out a little while later I realized that I had apparently sent DMs to a number of my friends with an image of another friend’s pl...
01:13 2019-08-23

15 destinations Instagram has helped ruin martin-dm/Getty Images Instagram has always been a great place to find travel inspiration, displaying photos of hidden paradises around the world. But once Instagram photos attract enough attention, the locations that get geotagged can be overrun by tourists trying to snap similar shots. These 15 t...
10:00 2019-07-24

Facebook Adding Its Name to Instagram, WhatsApp Facebook is attaching its name to Instagram and WhatsApp in a rebranding decision aimed at further unifying the company’s apps that had been cultivated as separate consumer services....
05:13 2019-08-03

Facebook Plans to Add Its Name to Instagram, WhatsApp Facebook started adding its name to some screens on its Instagram photo-sharing platform this week, one of the first links it has given users to its ownership of the popular platform....
11:00 2019-08-03

Facebook is changing the name of Instagram and WhatsApp Facebook confirmed that it's changing the name of its two most popular apps, Instagram and WhatsApp, to better disclose its ownership of the apps. Soon, Instagram will be known as “Instagram from Facebook” while WhatsApp will become “WhatsApp from Facebook.”The re-br...
03:39 2019-08-03

6 Airbnbs That Are Practically Made for Instagram We love these products, and we hope you do too. E! has affiliate relationships, so we may get a small share of the revenue from your purchases. Items are sold by the retailer, not......
15:39 2019-05-21

Instagram Doesn't Own Your Photos, But They Can Still Use Them Forever Earlier this week, Judd Apatow, Debra Messing, and Rick Perry⁠—the Secretary of Energy and guy in control of all our nuclear weapons⁠—fell for a lie that’s been circulating on Instagram: that Instagram changed its policies so that they could use all of your photos, messages, and other information at...
23:26 2019-08-21

‘GeneBragging’: why glamorous mothers are all over Instagram ‘Just wanted to share this snap of my hot grandma. Isn’t she gorgeous? And can you see the resemblance? #FamilyGoals’Name: #GeneBraggingAge: New for summer 2019. Continue reading......
01:00 2019-08-01

Facebook plans to put its name on Instagram, WhatsApp As antitrust scrutiny on Big Tech intensifies, one adjustment on the way from Facebook appears to be.... rebranding. The Information reports that employees have been notified the company will add its name to Instagram and WhatsApp. The popular servic......
01:13 2019-08-03

Hotels with Instagram-perfect views With the explosion in popularity of Instagram, it increasingly feels like you haven't really been on vacation until you've carefully crafted and posted that all-important shot from your hotel, hacienda or houseboat....
16:26 2019-09-09

How to recover your hacked Instagram account Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Previously, if your Instagram account was taken over by an attacker, recovering it would require wading through choppy customer support, or calling for assistance...
10:13 2019-06-18

How to post on Instagram from your phone or a Mac computer Getty Images It's easy to post on Instagram from your phone using the Instagram app, where you can upload and edit photos or videos. You can also post on Instagram from a Mac computer using Safari with the below steps, though it requires a change in your browser's settings. Visit Business Insid...
10:00 2019-07-24

It's not you, it's Facebook, Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp; all four are currently down Having trouble using Facebook, Facebook Messenger Instagram or WhatsApp this morning? That's no surprise to those who view DownDetector on a regular basis. The site shows that all four Facebook-owned apps are currently experiencing issues. The outages apparently started as early as 8:04 am EDT, and ...
00:13 2019-07-04

Influencers prepare for an Instagram without likes With over 23,000 followers on Instagram, Sam McAllister may not have quite as big of an audience as influencers like Kim Kardashian or Lele Pons. But one of McAllister's major selling points has been his number of likes....
04:26 2019-09-26

Co-eds deck out their dorms to look awesome on Instagram Natalie Held wasn’t able to see her junior-year room at Boston University before moving in, so she found the floor plan through the university’s housing website and started plotting out her space weeks before moving. The 19-year-old student of political science, journalism and women’s studies from F...
04:26 2019-09-12

The New Starbucks Tie-Dye Frappuccino Is Perfect for Your Instagram Behold: the newest drink to end up on your Instagram feed. Starbucks has unveiled its lasted confection just as summer kicks into high gear. Introducing the Tie-Dye Frappuccino, a......
19:39 2019-07-10

"What Else Will It Take": People React As Instagram Removes Following Tab Instagram is introducing a series of changes this week, and most controversial among them seems to be its decision to remove the 'Following' tab from its activity feed....
18:00 2019-10-08

Millennials only like pizza because it looks good on Instagram Millennials mangia with their eyes. Young people love Italian food — but for how it photographs, not its carby, tomato-y gloriousness, according to a new survey by OnePoll. The poll of 2,000 adults, sponsored by the Italian food company Napolina (which surely had no vested interest in the results), ...
06:39 2019-10-12

Here’s how to delete or deactivate your Instagram account Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Tired of Facebook too? We’ve got a guide for that. Social platforms like Instagram walk a fine line between being handy and consuming your whole life. Whether you...
15:26 2019-07-01

Ex-girlfriend: Ohio shooter had dark thoughts A man who fatally gunned down nine people outside a Dayton, Ohio, bar had long wrestled with mental illness that manifested itself in a fascination with tragedy, uncontrollable urges to unleash violence and suicidal thoughts.        ...
19:39 2019-08-07

CBS goes dark for 6.5M customers as contract talks with AT&T break down Amid tense contract negotiations between CBS and AT&T, the network went dark for 6.5 million DirecTV, U-verse and DirecTV Now customers across the country Saturday....
12:39 2019-07-21

The Wizard of Oz at 80: how the world fell under its dark spell The 1939 classic has inspired everyone from David Lynch to Salman Rushdie. Novelist and super-fan Luiza Sauma explores why the film’s message about home still holds such powerEighty years ago, in the summer of 1939, 16-year-old Judy Garland appeared on cinema screens as the orphan Dorothy Gale, drea...
12:39 2019-06-17

Venezuela capital in the dark again after massive blackout The lights have gone out across much of Venezuela’s capital and there are reports that much of the country is also being affected by a massive outage...
01:26 2019-07-23

Venezuela’s Capital Is in the Dark Again After a Massive Blackout CARACAS, Venezuela — The lights went out across much of Venezuela Monday, reviving fears of the blackouts that plunged the country into chaos a few months ago as the government once again accused opponents of sabotaging the nation’s hydroelectric power system. The power in the capital we...
06:39 2019-07-23

Druzhba pipeline: The dark side of Russian oil The oil pollution that has halted flows via the Druzhba ("Friendship") pipeline was deliberate, according to the Kremlin. But who might want to pull such a dirty trick? DW's Jo Harper has asked around....
14:39 2019-05-21

What to Know About The Dark Crystal Before Watching the Netflix Prequel The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance, a new series on Netflix, is perhaps not meant for viewers who don’t readily identify as fantasy nerds — nor for the faint of heart. The series features curiously named species like Gelflings and Skeksis, macabre violence, entangled mythology and callb...
15:52 2019-08-30

'The Dark Crystal' and 'Carnival Row' fantasy series never take off Netflix and Amazon both drop major fantasy projects with winged creatures heading into the Labor Day weekend: "The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance," a 10-part prequel to Jim Henson and Frank Oz's 1982 movie; and "Carnival Row," starring Orlando Bloom. Each lands with a dull thud for different reason...
04:13 2019-08-30

Power Outage Leaves Venezuela in the Dark, Again Most of Venezuela was left in the dark in the latest blackout to hit the beleaguered nation as it suffers from an economic collapse and a crumbling power grid....
08:39 2019-07-23

CBS goes dark on DirecTV Now, other AT&T services in price dispute Media giants are embroiled in yet another fight over TV rates, and viewers are once again paying the price. CBS' channels in 17 markets (including New York, San Francisco and Atlanta) have gone dark on AT&T services like DirecTV Now and U-verse......
00:13 2019-07-21

The Dark Life of a Medieval Executioner – A Cut Away from the Rest It is no surprise that the medieval period was filled with all kinds of undesirable jobs. There were leech collectors, cesspool cleaners, serfs, and gong farmers, to name a few. But one vocation that was, perhaps, one of the toughest, was the job of the medieval executioner.  ...
15:39 2019-10-06

Kaz Cooke: women were in the dark about their pregnancies. Now there’s too much advice In 20 years, Up the Duff has sold almost half a million copies – in that time the science of pregnancy has changed, but people haven’tA woman with bird’s nest hair plonked down next to me in a cafe last year, holding a tiny baby with dark chocolate eyes and a fluffball of black hair. She launched in...
21:39 2019-10-08

Updates From The Dark Crystal, John Wick, and More The cast of Stranger Things heads into summer while Swamp Thing goes back to its comic book roots. A familiar face from Star Trek is headed to Penny Dreadful’s City of Angels. Plus what’s to come on The 100, Aggretsuko, and more as you head to Spoiler Town.Read more......
18:26 2019-05-21

Long, Dark Nights in Berlin’s Theaters Berlin’s theater season opens with directors taking audiences through the fog of war, down the gloomy tunnels of cyberspace and into a world without hope....
16:13 2019-10-10

The Dark Knight Rises...Then Falls (In Price) You don’t need Bruce Wayne’s fortune to afford the Dark Knight trilogy today. This UHD Blu-ray set includes all three Chris Nolan Batman films in 4K, along with regular 1080p Blu-rays, plus digital copies. At $43, the box set never been cheaper....
19:13 2019-06-12

Barr says the US needs encryption backdoors to prevent “going dark.” Um, what? Enlarge / US Attorney General William Barr speaks at the International Conference on Cyber Security at Fordham University School of Law on July 23, 2019 in New York City. In his remarks, Barr stated that increased encryption of data on phones and encrypted messaging apps puts American security at ri...
19:00 2019-08-04

Paul Feig is just going to make his own Dark Universe The Dark Universe is dead, but the thing about monsters is that they always find a way to come back. A Depp-less version of The Invisible Man is already in the works, and now Paul Feig is digging into Universal’s monster toybox for his own monument to the failed potential of the Dark Universe. Accor...
00:26 2019-09-13

Katy Perry, defendants to pay $2.8M over 'Dark Horse' Katy Perry and other defendants have been ordered to pay $2.8 million after a Los Angeles jury decided that Perry's song "Dark Horse," featuring Juicy J, copied elements from "Joyful Noise" by Christian rapper Flame....
08:52 2019-08-03

The best ways to get rid of dark spots on black skin Dark spots, usually due to hyperpigmentation, are a common issue for people with black skin. In this article, learn about how to get rid of dark spots with home remedies and medical treatments....
00:26 2019-06-14

Say hello to Rafael Casal, Are You Afraid Of The Dark's Mr. Tophat Rafael Casal isn’t necessarily who you’d go to if you were casting a stereotypical Nickelodeon villain. The up-and-coming actor and renowned slam poet starred in the critically acclaimed Blindspotting last year with pal Daveed Diggs before popping up in the forthcoming Bad Education, which just sold...
08:39 2019-10-11

'The Dark Crystal' Comic-Con preview goes behind the scenes Besides The Witcher, Netflix also highlighted its upcoming The Dark Crystal prequel series at Comic-Con. Instead of another trailer, the video posted goes behind the scenes, talking to engineers and others at Jim Henson Company who have continued the......
06:00 2019-07-20

UA hosts lecture on dark matter in Spanish TUCSON – The University of Arizona’s Steward Observatory has been hosting evening public lectures in astronomy since 1922, but sometimes, the lectures are completely in another language. On Oct. 21, the Steward Observatory is hosting a lecture with the topic of Dark Matter, completely in...
10:13 2019-10-11

Watch a behind-the-scenes look at 'Terminator: Dark Fate' Paramount Pictures has released a Terminator: Dark Fate featurette at San Diego Comic-Con, showing an inside look at the making of what people are calling the true sequel to Terminator 2. While the franchise spawned three movies since the iconic flic......
14:39 2019-07-19

Reddit’s r/technology goes dark as part of #SocialMediaStrike Reddit’s r/technology subreddit has gone dark on US’ Independence Day as part of a social media strike. “Following on from the announcement by Larry Sanger of a Social Media Strike, /r/technology is joining the #SocialMediaStrike. Normal service will resume on the 5th,” reads the message. The strike...
12:52 2019-07-04

Lyles brightens dark day with 200m gold American Noah Lyles shot to 200 meters world championships gold on Tuesday, providing a bright finish to a day darkened by yet another doping scandal....
09:39 2019-10-02

The New Terminator: Dark Fate Trailer Is All About Family We know why the Terminator wanted to kill Sarah Connor. We know why another wanted to kill John Connor. However, with a month left to release, we still don’t know what makes Dani Ramos (played by Natalia Reyes) equally special in Terminator: Dark Fate.Read more......
06:39 2019-10-02

Ricciardo: Drivers unhappy being in dark on new F1 proposals Daniel Ricciardo says Formula 1 drivers are "pretty frustrated" at being left in the dark over major developments such as the proposal to introduce a revised weekend format in 2020...
13:26 2019-09-27

'The Politician' has a very dark take on high school politics For those who think the 2020 campaign could do with some more witty one-liners, Netflix has released a trailer for its upcoming satire "The Politician."...
22:52 2019-08-19

Everybody is making the same joke about Dark Rey kicking Kylo Ren's ass The D23 footage of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker blew plenty of people’s minds, specifically with its tease of a red-saber-wielding “Dark Rey.” For many, this spells doom, but for others? Let’s just say they’re loving the idea of a Dark Rey potentially kicking the hell out of Kylo Ren. Dark Rey i...
07:52 2019-08-28

Dark Phoenix is having the worst opening of any X-Men movie, ever Suggesting that super-powered twentysomethings with grudges to bear aren’t the only catastrophes currently affecting one of Hollywood’s longest-running comic book franchises, Variety reports today that the just-released-in-theaters Dark Phoenix is on track to have the smallest domestic opening of an...
12:26 2019-06-09

Tweaking the end of the Dark Phoenix saga is an X-Men tradition John Byrne and Chris Claremont’s 1980 Dark Phoenix saga is one of the most beloved in all of comics: Jean Grey, the X-Men’s Marvel Girl, becomes possessed by the Phoenix force, turning her into a superhero with near-godlike powers. Unfortunately, those powers soon become hard to control, and Dark Ph...
12:26 2019-06-09

Beyond the Confetti: The Dark Side of Startup Success The swashbuckling creativity that drives many entrepreneurs can come with inner demons, including depression, substance abuse and other mental-health struggles....
16:26 2019-07-12

Hulu is heading back Into The Dark for another year Good news for fans of anthology series of horror films and/or people who still don’t have Shudder for some reason: Hulu is bringing back more Into The Dark for another season, meaning you’ve got at least one additional year of watching monthly horror films and rolling the dice as to whether it will...
19:13 2019-08-21

The dark side of the WWDC 2019 keynote It's easy to be distracted by all the shiny new stuff. But peel that away and what we actually got at WWDC 2019 keynote was mostly irrelevant and niche stuff....
14:01 2019-06-05

Broadway went dark, but stars still shone — on the sidewalks On Broadway, as the saying goes, the show must go on — even in a blackout. Saturday night’s five-hour power outage sent thousands of show-goers out of darkened theaters and crowding onto the sidewalks, where many were delighted to found themselves serenaded by similarly evicted cast memb...
09:26 2019-07-14

Kentucky Lt. Gov. Asks For Prayers Against ‘Dark Forces’ FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s outgoing lieutenant governor has asked for prayers in her fight against unnamed “dark forces” after a key staff member was let go against her wishes. In a tweet posted Friday, Republican Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton says she doesn’t know who initia...
18:13 2019-05-31

No more 'Dark Destroyer' for 'Benjamin Button' Benn Former world champion Nigel Benn said on Thursday he was returning to the ring at the age of 55 in the spirit of a man who grows younger with every year, rather than the "Dark Destroyer" of old....
23:52 2019-09-26

Ron Howard says that his dud The Dark Tower adaptation "should've been horror" It’s 2019 and the Stephen King renaissance rolls on, with It: Chapter 2, Doctor Sleep, and HBO’s The Outsider on the horizon and adaptations of The Stand, The Long Walk, The Eyes Of The Dragon, ‘Salem’s Lot, and Lisey’s Story in development. There’s also Amazon’s The Dark Tower series, which, despit...
22:39 2019-05-31

TriEye raises $2 million more for cameras that can see in the dark Israel-based TriEye has raised $2 million in follow-on funding to develop cameras that can see in the dark and inclement weather conditions.Read More...
16:39 2019-08-21

New ‘Frozen 2’ trailer is shockingly dark and scary What is this? “Frozen 2: The Return of the Queen”? The first full trailer for Disney’s “Frozen 2” dropped Tuesday morning, and from this early glimpse of the film it appears that the followup to the quaint story of sisters defying the odds — and belting ballads — is more of a “Lord of the......
15:52 2019-06-11

Madonna releases jarring 'Dark Ballet' Madonna's latest music video -- for a song called "Dark Ballet" -- evokes religious images and symbols reminiscent of her controversial music videos from the 80s and 90s....
20:39 2019-06-07

BH90210 Takes an Unexpected Dark Turn Just when we thought we knew what was going on with this show, we found out we sure didn't. The second episode of BH90210 found the former castmates reuniting first for a court date......
05:52 2019-08-15

The New His Dark Materials Trailer Is Jaw-Droppingly Epic We can’t quite say that His Dark Materials is going to be HBO’s next Game of Thrones, but the latest trailer...kind of makes it feel like it could be HBO’s next Game of Thrones. To put it another way, things just got much, much bigger.Read more......
08:52 2019-10-04

Dark Phoenix Is a Gentrified Neighborhood of Superheroes If you went and saw Dark Phoenix this weekend, or plan to see Dark Phoenix this weekend, I’m going to make a few assumptions about you. First, that you probably have seen some of the previous X-Men films. Why? Because the title Dark Phoenix makes absolutely no sense and tells you nothing about the f...
19:26 2019-06-08

What is the dark web? How safe is it and how to access it ? Your questions answered The dark web sounds foreboding. Why else would the police in Brazil, Germany, and the United States need to raid dark web eshops like the the “Wall Street Market” (WSM), charging the operators with a long grocery list of crimes ranging stolen data, drugs, and malware? These events do o...
10:00 2019-06-11

Cuphead is coming to Netflix — and it’d better be dark as pitch Cuphead, cartoonish indie platformer darling, is getting its own Netflix show, according to its developers at Studio MDHR. The show, which will be made by Netflix Animation, will be called The Cuphead Show! As a fan of the game, I can only hope the trademark dark edge makes it into the show — becaus...
10:26 2019-07-10

Go Behind the Scenes With the New 'Trailer' for Terminator: Dark Fate We have a new behind-the-scenes 'trailer' for Terminator: Dark Fate, the sixth film in the franchise which will behave as the third for narrative and James Cameron reasons....
02:13 2019-07-19

Visiting Chernobyl more powerful than Instagram hype The HBO series about the 1986 Ukrainian nuclear disaster has spurred visits to the reactor — and inappropriate selfies. Kai Dambach reflects on his own Chernobyl tour and the disaster's legacy in the social media age....
12:52 2019-06-20

Instagram’s wholesome ‘Construction Guy’ is a viral stunt In the end, everyone’s new favorite Instagrammer was just as phony as the rest of ’em. A construction worker from Texas became a social media sensation this week for a seemingly wholesome take on influencer content: @JustAConstructionGuy was a cigar-puffing, hard hat-wearing general cont...
21:39 2019-06-14

New Huawei Phones Won't Come With Facebook, Instagram or WhatsApp Facebook will no longer allow its apps to come pre-installed on mobile devices made by Huawei Technologies following the U.S. blacklisting of the Chinese tech giant, dealing another blow to its booming smartphone business....
18:13 2019-06-07

Browsing LinkedIn and Instagram to Put Herself in Readers’ Shoes People consume news in many ways, which is why Anna Dubenko’s job — editor of off-platform strategy — takes her to platforms where others go for a break from theirs....
17:26 2019-06-19

‘My Halloween with Becker’ – Djokovic’s Instagram interview "Novak Djokovic talks us through his best Instagram photos, featuring tales of fancy dress, Best Man duties and spending Halloween with Boris Becker."...
10:13 2019-06-05

Instagram may finally add DMs to desktop with Messenger-like interface People don’t really use Instagram on their PCs. The platform is clearly aimed at mobile users, with a relatively sparse desktop UI and small images given the large amount of desktop real estate. Worse, Instagram tends to add new features to the web version months after it hits the mobile app. Heck, ...
11:13 2019-10-10

Instagram will ask users to rethink posting something offensive Instagram will ask users to think again if they are about to post something that could be considered offensive and early tests suggest it could work, says the firm...
21:52 2019-07-09

F1 leader Hamilton no longer a follower on Instagram Lewis Hamilton leads the way in Formula One and the Mercedes driver is not a follower on social media platform Instagram either after changing his routine....
22:52 2019-09-19

Glitches on Facebook, Whatsapp and Instagram resolved On Wednesday, more than 14,000 users reported issues with Instagram, while more than 7,500 and 1,600 users complained about Facebook and WhatsApp, according to outage tracking website Downdetector.com....
04:39 2019-07-04

What to Know About Restrict, Instagram’s New Anti-Bullying Feature Bullying is a big problem for Instagram, one that the company’s head, Adam Mosseri, has vowed to take on. As TIME explains in a new feature, the company is trying to build artificial intelligence that is capable of rooting out complex behaviors — ranging from identity attacks to betrayal...
21:13 2019-07-08

The Morning After: Facebook and Instagram's image outage Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. As many in the US celebrate Independence Day, we're probably catching you right before or after a Stranger Things 3 binge session -- and either way is the perfect time to read our review. In other news, Facebook......
13:13 2019-07-04

Why are celebrities 'trademarking' their Instagram posts and is it a hoax? From Julia Roberts to the US energy secretary, people are sharing a strange copyright message on Instagram. One Guardian Australia staffer asked another to explain what it meant ... quicklyHi Naaman. Perhaps you can help me. I hear that it’s apparently really important that I trademark, copyright an...
17:00 2019-08-22

Instagram introduces two new anti-bullying features Instagram is introducing new features which will automatically challenge users before they post something which might be considered bullying, and allow victims to secretly block their tormentors....
10:39 2019-07-09

Instagram Moves on Online Bullying With Pop-Up Warning Instagram on Monday announced new features aimed at curbing online bullying on its platform, including a warning to people as they are preparing to post abusive remarks....
07:39 2019-07-09

FTC may be investigating Facebook's deals for Instagram and WhatsApp The Federal Trade Commission is said to be looking into Facebook's purchases of other companies like Instagram and WhatsApp as part of an antitrust investigation. The agency is looking to find out whether Facebook was trying to snuff out potential co......
22:00 2019-08-02

Instagram Privacy Hoax: Why You Can Safely Ignore It A closer look at an old viral Instagram hoax on permissions for photos and messages that even Secretary of Energy Rick Perry couldn't resist re-posting....
13:26 2019-08-22

Arrest in gruesome murder of Instagram star Moscow police said Wednesday they had made an arrest in the headline-grabbing murder of a Russian Instagram star, according to a statement released by the Russian Ministry of Interior (MVD)....
07:00 2019-08-01

Had your Instagram account hacked? Getting it back is now less of a headache Having your Instagram hijacked can be a nightmare – you try to log in, only to find that your username, profile picture and bio have been changed – but thankfully the photo-sharing service is now making it easier to get everything back under control.It's currently testing a new re...
01:52 2019-06-18

Social media for the soul: why are there so many therapists on Instagram? Therapists are now using the platform as a way to offer support to their followers – just don’t call it ‘therapy’ In 2017, California therapist Lisa Olivera made her first post to her Instagram account. “I am here to share bits of wisdom, tools for well-being, and reflection on topics related to sel...
08:39 2019-08-01

New Instagram feature turns your Story into a sing-along Remember when Instagram was known for its photo filters? Back in the day, when Instagram added a new filter to the app, it was a newsworthy story. In 2016, the site added its Stories feature (copied from Snapchat) and last year Instagram had more than one billion monthly active users. Facebook bough...
04:00 2019-06-07

'Look like Kylie Jenner' beauty ads banned from Instagram Beauty salons AKJ Aesthetics and Queen of Aesthetics used images of celebrity to promote ‘filler package’The advertising watchdog has banned Instagram ads run by two beauty companies for claiming their procedures could make customers look like Kylie Jenner, the youngest member of the Kardashian-Jenn...
08:26 2019-09-25

Facebook begins adding its name to some screens on Instagram Facebook Inc started adding its name to some screens on its Instagram photo-sharing platform this week, one of the first links it has given users to its ownership of the popular platform....
08:39 2019-08-03

Facebook Will Attach Its Name to Instagram and WhatsApp, for Some Reason Incredible. Despite a seemingly endless wave of ongoing public relations crises for Facebook, the social media giant appears prepared to foist its baggage onto two of its considerably less troubled subsidiaries—WhatsApp and Instagram—by attaching its name to their companies.Read more......
08:13 2019-08-03

Dozens of celebrities fall for Instagram hoax The widely circulated post falsely warns Instagram is changing its privacy policy and will make public all of users' photos, including deleted messages....
19:39 2019-08-21

That Instagram Post Everyone Is Sharing Is Just Another Viral Hoax This week, celebrities including Usher, Pink, and Leslie Bibb, along with politicians like former Texas governor Rick Perry, shared identical Instagram posts warning of an alleged upcoming change to Instagram’s terms of service that would in part afford the company broad permissions to use you...
19:39 2019-08-21