You should change your Twitter password right now

You should change your Twitter password right now

Yes, it’s that time again — password changing time. On Thursday, Twitter revealed that a bug caused the platform to store user passwords in unmasked form. Normally, sensitive personal data like passwords would be stored in hashed form using a mix of letters and numbers to protect the content of the password itself. In this […]

PUBG PC Update 12 Out Now, Full Patch Notes Released

PUBG PC Update 12 Out Now, Full Patch Notes Released

A major update is on the way to PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds on PC. The patch is being deployed tonight, May 2, and will be preceded by a round of maintenance, during which time servers will be taken offline as developer PUBG Corp. rolls the new content out to the live game. [Update: The new patch is […]

Facebook fires security analyst accused of using access to stalk women

Facebook fires security analyst accused of using access to stalk women

Already under intense scrutiny for leaking sensitive data belonging to more than 87 million users, Facebook said it fired a security engineer accused of using his company position to stalk women. The allegations surfaced Sunday in a series of tweets from Jackie Stokes, founder of a firm called Spyglass Security. I’ve been made aware that […]

Apple Watch Credited With Saving a Man's Life

Apple Watch Credited With Saving a Man's Life

Apple Watch is being credited for saving a New York man’s life. While he was working at his family’s bowling alley business Bowlerland last month, 32-year-old William Monzidelis became dizzy and started bleeding all over his body. Soon after, the Apple Watch he was wearing sent him a notification to immediately seek medical help. On […]

Dead Eye Seems Mostly Unchanged in Red Dead Redemption 2

Dead Eye Seems Mostly Unchanged in Red Dead Redemption 2

Following yesterday’s new trailer for Red Dead Redemption 2, IGN has published an extensive preview of the game, based on a 45-minute gameplay demo. In it, writer Alex Simmons details how Dead Eye will work in the game, and it seems it will function in largely the same way as it did previously. The piece […]

5 strange things about the LG G7 ThinQ

5 strange things about the LG G7 ThinQ

After months of speculation and leaks, the new LG G7 ThinQ is finally official: and yes, it has a notch, it has a glass and metal design, a dual camera setup and all the bells and whistles you expect from a 2018 flagship. Yet still, after using the new LG G7, we found a few […]

Google Assistant hits 5000 smart home partners, adds Dish, Logitech

Google Assistant hits 5000 smart home partners, adds Dish, Logitech

Your Google smart speakers can now control a whole lot of smart home devices.  Chris Monroe/CNET With Google’s developer conference right around the corner, the search giant wants you to know that its digital assistant is quite proficient at controlling the smart home. The Google Assistant built into your Android phone and your Google Home […]

The newest Nokia smartphone launches on Amazon and Best Buy this Sunday

The newest Nokia smartphone launches on Amazon and Best Buy this Sunday

The Nokia 6 was HMD Global’s first Nokia-branded phone last year, and the company who owns the license for the Nokia brand released a second-generation Nokia 6 version earlier this year, at MWC. That phone version, which HMD now calls Nokia 6.1, will be available in the US this Sunday from Best Buy and Amazon. Just […]

Samsung Made a MicroSD Card for Endurance

Samsung Made a MicroSD Card for Endurance

The new card is capable of recording video continuously for 43,800 hours. You may have noticed in the past few years we’ve started getting different versions of hard drives. Some models promote power saving, others are for performance, and we even have NAS-focused endurance drives now. It turns out we need the same for microSD […]