TECHLIFE

  • Pregnant Rachel Riley reveals heartbreaking toll online trolls took on unborn baby 17 Sep 2019 06:41 Pregnant Countdown star Rachel Riley said her unborn baby stopped kicking in the womb for two days due to stress caused by online trolls. The mathematician has been a vocal critic of Labour and its leader Jeremy Corbyn over the anti-Semitism row that has …
  • How will a new wireless standard certification being rolled out today affect you? 17 Sep 2019 06:14 WiFi, the next generation: As a new wireless standard certification begins rolling out today, how will YOUR devices be affected? Devices can now be certified for the next generation of WiFi called WiFi 6 Certifications will likely herald a new era of …
  • Ahead of the curve: SMU is using new Seeker product to improve reps at practice and track performance 17 Sep 2019 03:32 UNIVERSITY PARK - Like any program, SMU wants to be smart when it comes to the technology it brings into its program. In an age of increased data reliance, different companies pitch new technologies to collegiate athletic programs all the time. "The …
  • How this millennial found his calling in life insurance 17 Sep 2019 02:49 24-year-old Benjamin Earl V. Hernal—Jarel to his friends—had big plans of helping people at a young age. He took AB Humanities in Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU) as a pre-law course, thinking it would serve as his stepping stone to work for the …
  • E-quating endurance 17 Sep 2019 02:15 The capsule – standard-sized, weighing 1.7 gram – will pass through the stomach, into the large intestine. From there, it will record the body’s core temperature. How far are scientists willing to go to investigate the limits of human endurance in sport? …
  • The OnePlus 7T arrives on September 26 17 Sep 2019 00:28 Google may be prepping to launch the Pixel 4 in October, but OnePlus is beating it to the punch. The maker of reasonably-priced phones today announced it will officially reveal the OnePlus 7T series on September 26. It appears that in North America, the …
  • Fitbit fitness fans furious following flummoxing flawed firmware float, fleeting feedback, failed fixes 16 Sep 2019 22:29 Fitbit wearers are super-upset that a buggy software update has for the past month made their wearable exercise trackers unable to properly sync with their Android devices. A Register reader pointed us to this ongoing thread in the Fitbit support forums in …
  • Take a photo of your meal and see the calorie count 16 Sep 2019 22:00 In our era of fitness trackers and smartwatches, it's easier than ever to focus on self-improvement. One of the most popular ways that people are taking charge of their health is calorie counting, which often equates to recording meals and making …
  • Drew Brees injured: How Taysom Hill will become a bigger part of the Saints' offense 16 Sep 2019 19:30 The New Orleans Saints will experience life without Drew Brees or a significant amount of time for the first time since 2005, as the face of the franchise will be out a minimum of six weeks with a torn thumb ligament. The Saints have prepared for a lengthy …
  • For Saints to survive Drew Brees injury, they need to adapt — and turn to Taysom Hill 16 Sep 2019 19:23 For the first time in the Sean Payton era, the Saints will be operating their offense without future Hall of Fame quarterback Drew Brees for multiple meaningful games. That means Payton faces his biggest on-field coaching challenge since the duo arrived …
  • Google will reveal the Pixel 4 on October 15 16 Sep 2019 19:03 It’s that time of year. Smartphone companies are preparing their fall launches, and next on the list is Google. The company today sent out invites for its next Made by Google event, taking place in New York City on October 15. In other words, get ready for …
  • Thermomix TM6 review 16 Sep 2019 18:50 Vorwerk's latest Thermomix model is the TM6, making it the sixth generation. We’ve had a chance to put the "20-in1" appliance into our kitchen and cook a few meals with it to see what the hype is all about. Price & availability The first …
  • Apple's biggest lie is the one it keeps telling itself 16 Sep 2019 15:45 Innovation? Or enervation? So much gloss. So many words. So much sudden diversity, too. It's as if, at Apple's latest -- and surely greatest -- event, Tim Cook and his cohorts wanted to present a whole new picture and hope that no one could see the …
  • Apple TV Plus video-on-demand service enters a crowded field 16 Sep 2019 15:40 Apple surprised investors and consumers alike when it announced the pricing for its subscription video-on-demand service Apple TV+ at its September event. Apple's streamlining service will cost just $4.99 per month for U.S. subscribers. On September …
  • The best architecture of the 21st century 16 Sep 2019 15:25 25 Cineroleum, London, UK (2010) There have been few moments of architectural theatre as strange and wonderful as the Cineroleum, a temporary cinema erected in a disused petrol station on Clerkenwell Road one summer. The moment of brilliance came when, at …
  • Vivo’s top-of-the-line NEX 3 gets a bezel-less curved display and 64-megapixel camera 16 Sep 2019 15:22 Vivo launched its ambitious Nex 3 5G flagship phone in China today with waterfall display and triple-camera on the rear. Taking a page from its Apex Concept phone, released in March, the phone features no buttons and relies on pressure sensors for power …
  • Hands-on: Vivo’s Nex 3 flaunts a beautiful waterfall screen and no-button design 16 Sep 2019 15:22 Vivo unveiled the third iteration of its aspirational Nex series of phones today in China with the Nex 3. The device has a super-cuvered ‘waterfall’ display, a 64-megapixel camera and  5G support. We got to test out the device for a couple of hours before …
  • TVs that don’t offer a content ecosystem are depriving users: TCL India MD Mike Chen 16 Sep 2019 13:39 From relative anonymity a few years ago, TCL is now one of the fastest growing TV brands around, helped by aggressive prices, a wide range of products/sizes and a custom India strategy. Now that Indian customers are finally waking up to bigger sizes …
  • Microsoft tipped to release iPad-killing monster gadget next month 16 Sep 2019 13:03 Microsoft is holding an event in New York to reveal new gadgets (Microsoft)Microsoft has announced it will be holding a special event next month and tech fans believe they know what’s coming. For the last few years, the company has been building a line of …
  • The Morning After: New York state moves to ban flavored e-cig sales 16 Sep 2019 12:11 It's also stepping up efforts to curb the marketing of e-cigs to teens. New York state bans sales of flavored e-cigarettes New York state Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced an "emergency executive action" that will ban sales of flavored e- …
  • CHEAP: Pinch me, I can’t believe there’s $790 off this HP Pavilion 15z laptop 16 Sep 2019 11:51 If you’re in the market for a new laptop for work or school, you’ll naturally find yourself spoiled for choice. But HP’s got a sweet deal for you in the form of its 15z Pavilion, and it looks like it’s worth checking out. This Windows 10 machine packs a …
  • Motorola’s doing smart TVs now – starting in India with 6 models from $196 16 Sep 2019 08:41 Motorola has been making reliable budget and mid-range Android phones under Lenovo’s guidance for the past few years. It’s now putting its badge on a smart TV for the Indian market, with a range starting at 32 inches and going up to 65 inches. The Android …
  • Globe makes 917 celebration more meaningful 16 Sep 2019 07:46 September 17 or 917 is the time of the year when Globe shows its huge appreciation to its loyal customers. Inspired by the company’s original and longstanding 917 prefix, Globe is making the 917 celebration more meaningful not only with customer rewards …
  • Crafty gadget makes light but expensive work of cutting things 16 Sep 2019 04:50 The quality of designs available in the subscription service varies wildly, with some that can only be described as being too Texan-suburban-soccer-mum. However, if you dig, you can find gems like a bowl cosy, Christmas stockings, bow ties and a selection …
  • Just A Thought: Give it a break! 15 Sep 2019 20:35 By Vince Reidsma Sunday Sep 15, 2019 at 8:04 AM What happens to you When all is still? Do you get uneasy, Do you need noise to fill Some spot inside That gets restless when quiet; You need background action, A commotional riot?   When driving your car, Hit …
  • NTSA backtracks on new speed governor rule 15 Sep 2019 17:13 By BONFACE OTIENO AND FRANK AKHUBULAA roads agency has made an about-turn on a directive to Public Service Vehicle (PSV) operators to fit their vehicles with speed governors that relay data in real-time to its database, in a move aimed at taming road …
  • App code hints that Google might launch a Pixel 4a alongside the Pixel 4 - TechRadar 15 Sep 2019 16:27 Might we be seeing a Google Pixel 4a appear earlier than we thought? Right alongside the Pixel 4 at the same unveiling perhaps? That's what a codename found in the upcoming Google Camera app suggests. 9to5Google did some digging and found a reference …
  • Simjacker is used to exploit data from your phone 15 Sep 2019 15:42 In a couple of cases, your SIM card may present to a greater degree a security threat than your telephone’s software. AdaptiveMobile Security scientists state they’ve found another vulnerability, nicknamed Simjacker, that is being utilized to surveil …
  • Will We Ever Get Multi-day Battery Life on the Apple Watch? 15 Sep 2019 15:07 Yesterday we got a glimpse at the Apple Watch Series 5. While it boasts a new LTPO screen and some software updates, one thing that hasn’t changed is its 18-hour, “all-day” battery life. It’s an omission I noted in my initial Series 5 writeup, and one that …
  • Most drivers don't know black box can save them up to £500 in insurance 15 Sep 2019 14:42 Eight in ten drivers don't know a black box gadget can save them up to £500 on car insurance By Toby Walne, Financial Mail on Sunday Published: 18:01 EDT, 14 September 2019 | Updated: 09:44 EDT, 15 September 2019 Motorists are throwing away up to £500 …
  • Little things to make life easier 15 Sep 2019 14:32 Small but very smart The Tepra series of portable label printers has long been a popular seller for King Jim, but there’s always room for improvement. Last month, the office products company released a new, tiny model, the Tepra Lite LR30, which …
  • Helmet with portable AC – Invented by Bangalore based biker 15 Sep 2019 14:19 In a first of its kind, Sandeep Dahiya, a Bengaluru based mechanical engineer has designed a portable attachment for a helmet that can be adjusted to blow in hot or cool air. This helmet attachment is named Vatanukul – Hindi for air-condition, and can be …
  • Apple's aggressive pricing may not be enough to save the iPhone - Wired.co.uk 15 Sep 2019 13:57 Tim Cook at Apple's WWDC on September 10, 2019 Justin Sullivan / Staff / Getty On September 10 Apple CEO Tim Cook once again took the stage at Apple’s headquarters in Cupertino to showcase this year’s lineup of Apple devices. This time, though, …
  • Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: Big, beefy batteries and ferrofluid clocks 15 Sep 2019 09:40 At any given moment, there are approximately a zillion different crowdfunding campaigns happening on the web. Take a stroll through Kickstarter or Indiegogo and you’ll find no shortage of weird, useless, and downright stupid projects out there — alongside …
  • Don’t buy any Amazon tech until Sept. 25 15 Sep 2019 09:16 If you're planning on buying a tech product from Amazon soon, stop. If you wait until Sept. 25, you'll have a host of new goodies to choose from. Why is Sept. 25 so significant? That's the date Amazon will hold its devices and services event at …
  • Moshi SnapTo Magnetic Car Mount 15 Sep 2019 07:58 An in-car mount with wireless charging for iPhone 7 and upwards. Typically, smartphone mounts can be a tad hit or miss due to varying vehicle layouts and designs. One way to minimise incompatibility headaches is by opting for devices with multi-fitting …
  • Catch 'em if you can because Alabama won't apologize for its dynamic passing attack 15 Sep 2019 07:52 COLUMBIA, S.C. – In a private moment Saturday night, Nick Saban was asked about No. 2 Alabama's offensive identity through three games. With four of the best wide receivers in the country, Saban called getting all of them the ball a "dilemma.…
  • More streaming TV than ever, but it’s getting costly 15 Sep 2019 07:41 ANALYSIS Remember when you used to say, “There’s nothing on TV”? While that was almost literally true decades ago, when we had only a handful of over-the-air channels, the coming of cable and satellite services largely eliminated the problem. But they have …
  • LET'S TALK: Can it be? New pillow has Talkmistress' hopes up for a good night's sleep 15 Sep 2019 07:13 I've lamented before in this space the trouble I have sleeping. I'm someone who's trapped in menopausal symptoms despite "female surgery" years ago, someone who suffers from acid reflux, someone who sometimes wakes up with a side-knee …
  • City native, NFL star partner in eyewear 15 Sep 2019 05:22 The Fort Wayne native who founded an eyeglass wear business has a prominent new partner for a new enterprise – Dallas Cowboys star linebacker Jaylon Smith. “There are two different companies, but the connection is we're both from Fort Wayne,” Jamal …
  • Inept IU offense leads to blowout 15 Sep 2019 05:21 BLOOMINGTON – Metaphorical arrows may be launched toward Indiana football coach Tom Allen, and he's understanding of why. Saturday's 51-10 home loss to No. 6 Ohio State (3-0, 1-0 Big Ten) showcased the gulf in talent and execution separating …
  • Kitchen Gadget: Temperature controller 15 Sep 2019 05:10 The Dorkfood Sous-Vide (DSV) Temperature Controller. (Image:Courtesy of trendhunter.com) The secret weapon in the kitchens of high-end restaurants can finally find its way into your kitchen. The Dorkfood Sous-Vide (DSV) Temperature Controller, may not …
  • Eight in ten drivers don't know gadget can save up to £500 on car insurance 15 Sep 2019 04:26
  • One talent Aussie NFL star wants but can’t get 15 Sep 2019 02:19 Jordan Mailata is a physical freak standing 203cm tall, weighing 157kg and possessing extraordinary athletic ability for a giant. That’s not all. The Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle has revealed he has one other secret physical quality, but it won’t …
  • College football scores, schedule, games today: Florida battles Kentucky, Oklahoma takes on UCLA 15 Sep 2019 01:13 For the first time in roughly two years, there are no games on this week's college football slate featuring two top-25 teams. That doesn't mean you have to skip to Week 3, though. There's still plenty of action Saturday, and with sizable …
  • Saturday's Best Deals: Dyson V8 Cordless Vacuum, Cottonelle Toilet Paper, TaoTronics Earbuds, and More 14 Sep 2019 23:24 A Dyson V8 Absolute Cordless Stick Vacuum, Cottonelle Ultra ComfortCare Toilet Paper, and TaoTronics SoundLiberty 53 True Wireless Headphones kick off Saturday’s best deals from around the web. Bookmark Kinja Deals and follow us on Twitter to never miss a …
  • A giant with webbed feet: Mailata's other secret quality 14 Sep 2019 22:36 Mailata also has 90.2cm long arms and a desire to swim like the greatest swimmer of all – American superstar Michael Phelps. There is one problem so let's rule out holding a spot for Mailata on the Australian men's swim team for next year's …
  • Notebook: Missed Tackles, Coverage Breakdowns Plague BC in Stunning Loss 14 Sep 2019 22:06 Kansas covered the spread on Friday night—in the opposite direction. Coming off a 12-7 loss to Coastal Carolina, the 21-point underdog Jayhawks came into Alumni Stadium, erased a 10-point first-quarter deficit, and handed Boston College an embarrassing 48- …
  • Apple debuts line of iPhone 11s, Nintendo's new fitness gadget video - CNET 14 Sep 2019 21:52
  • 'Vaping is not OK': Principals want to smoke out e-cigarette use by teenagers 14 Sep 2019 17:56 “Nicotine is highly addictive and can harm brain development, with adolescents being particularly susceptible,” she said. The 2017 Australian Secondary Students’ Alcohol and Drug Survey found about 13 per cent of high school students had used an e- …
  • CHEAP: The Google Pixel 3 for just $489? HECK YES!!! 14 Sep 2019 13:15 Welcome to CHEAP, our series about things that are good, but most of all, cheap. CHEAP! There has been plenty of chatter around Google‘s upcoming Pixel 4 phone. In June, the company teased its design and confirmed it’ll have a dual-camera setup. A recent …
  • 5 stupid mistakes that shorten the life of your gadgets 14 Sep 2019 12:43 The latest, top-of-the-line smartphones can cost anywhere from $700 to well over $1,000. The prices are even higher for laptops, reaching past $2,000. Tablets like iPads can be pricey, too. Nowadays, you're not just buying a new gadget, you're …
  • The Nigerian August Break Expectations and A Few Surprises 14 Sep 2019 12:06 It is a long vacation season in Nigeria and so many students are about to have it really good. School results at this period are not the regular results because they determine whether a student is actually graduating or just attending their school’s …
  • Apple debuts line of iPhone 11s, Nintendo's new fitness gadget 14 Sep 2019 11:01
  • Why can't Apple match its Watch dominance with the iPhone? - Wired.co.uk 14 Sep 2019 07:16 In Apple's yearly, and largely predictable, unveiling of new product this week in Cupertino, just 19 minutes of stage time was devoted to what is arguably one of the company's most innovative products, the Apple Watch. Talk time for the Watch …
  • Between the covers: how the British fell out of love with magazines 14 Sep 2019 06:48 Another gap is about to appear on your newsagent’s shelf. This week Marie Claire announced the closure of its UK print edition, adding to an expanding list of high-profile titles from NME to FHM that have succumbed to the digital revolution. The British …
  • Questioning JC and the anti-Queens 14 Sep 2019 06:29 If Brother JC Arzu were to stop calling for the Queen to hand up her throne in Belize, I would be his number one disciple. The brother really has a lot of major league talent. I don’t know if he was at the top of his class when he was in school, but if he …
  • Newton’s streak stretches to 33 as Eagles hold off ’Stangs 14 Sep 2019 05:28 Newton won its 33rd game in a row Friday night, defeating West Orange-Stark, 20-14. Newton won its 33rd game in a row Friday night, defeating West Orange-Stark, 20-14. Photo: Heather Foster/ Special To The Enterprise Photo: Heather Foster/ Special …
  • 'My detective wife' - couple find stolen £82k Range Rover in lock-up two days after theft and five mins away 14 Sep 2019 04:42 This is the incredible moment a couple used their detective work to track down their stolen £82k Range Rover - just five minutes from their home. Lokesh Sharma and Geetinder Kaur took a chance bleeping their key fob outside garages in an Edgbaston cul-de- …
  • Couple debuts their own cord management tool 14 Sep 2019 03:34 A local husband-and-wife team is saying “I do” to a business venture 30 years into their marriage. Michael and Sherryl Despres founded GCK Products LLC in 2015, and after four years of prototyping, they have brought the product Michael Despres invented — …

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