Disney reveals which devices will support Disney Plus

Disney confirmed its streaming service Disney Plus will launch on Nov. 12 in the U.S., Canada and The Netherlands, with other countries to follow. It is now confirmed that Disney Plus will launch on Nov. 12 in Canada and the Netherlands, the same day it launches in the United States. Disney also confirmed the platforms that Disney Plus would be available on at launch. Disney Plus is Disney’s aggressive foray into the direct-to-consumer market. With Disney primed to take control of Hulu, the comp

By | 2019-08-18T17:00:00+00:00 August 18th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

The award-winning Gris is platforming its way onto iPhones later this month

2018's indie darling Gris is making its way onto Apple mobile devices August 22 and is available for pre-order right now via the Apple App Store. At just about four hours in length, Gris just screams indie, and that reflects in its wallet-friendly price tag. The PC and Switch versions of Gris normally retail for $16.99, while the upcoming Apple mobile version is available for pre-order for just $4.99. Clearly, the version designed for Apple mobile devices is far-and-away the most economical way

By | 2019-08-13T11:38:54+00:00 August 13th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to use Google Assistant to play music

You’ll also need a smart speaker or smart display with Google Assistant built-in, like the Google Home Mini , Google Home Max , Google Home Hub and Google Next Hub Max . (Image credit: TechRadar)How to play music on your Google Assistant speakerTo listen to music on your Google Assistant smart speaker, you simply need to say “OK Google”, and give the voice assistant a command. For example, you ask Google to “play Waterloo Sunset by The Kinks on Spotify”, or “play Ariana Grande on Google Play”. Y

By | 2019-08-12T23:33:35+00:00 August 12th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

DSLR cameras could be at risk from ransomware

By exploiting security vulnerabilities in popular internet-connected digital DSLR cameras, hackers could infect them with ransomware to render the devices useless or to deploy other types of malware on larger networks according to new research from Check Point Software. However, Check Point warns that not just this camera but any internet-connected digital camera could be vulnerable to ransomware attacks. The researchers downloaded the firmware for the Canon camera and by using tools from the op

By | 2019-08-12T23:31:36+00:00 August 12th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

This fake iPhone charging cable will hijack your computer

A fake Apple charging cable has been developed that could allow attackers to trick their way into a victim's devices. When plugged into a Linux, Mac or Windows computer, and connected via Wi-Fi, the O.MG Cable can give a hacker full control over the system, allowing them to carry out commands remotely. AttackGrover revealed the cable at last week's DefCon cybersecurity convention, highlighting what he says has been an under-investigated area of mobile security. (Image credit: Motherboard)The cab

By | 2019-08-12T23:28:33+00:00 August 12th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Splinter Cell’s comeback will offer “some new type of experiences, but more on different devices”, promises Ubisoft

The Splinter Cell franchise has offered some of the best stealth games of all time over its multi-decade history, but the last time we saw its spec ops protagonist Sam Fisher was in 2013's Splinter Cell: Blacklist, leaving fans eager for the series to make its long awaited comeback. Indeed, in a recent interview with Gamersky, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot teased that Sam Fisher's return to video games might not be in the form of a traditional, blockbuster release, but instead offer "some new type

By | 2019-08-12T15:44:43+00:00 August 12th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Your smart speaker could be transformed into an acoustic cyber-weapon by hackers

Look around your home – how many smart speakers do you have dotted around? But could our smart speakers one day be used to harm us? He found that the smart speaker, the headphones, and the parametric speaker "were capable of emitting high frequencies that exceeded the average recommended by several academic guidelines". As well as that, his attack on the smart speaker "generated enough heat to start melting its internal components after four or five minutes, permanently damaging the device". The

By | 2019-08-12T11:27:10+00:00 August 12th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Samsung may include AMD’s Radeon rDNA graphics as soon as 2021

We recently learned that AMD was licensing its Radeon RDNA technology to Samsung, and now we know this graphics technology will make its way into smartphones in about two years. The use of AMD's Radeon RDNA may help Samsung continue to upgrade the graphics performance of its in-house chipsets without having to invest as heavily in research and design. About AMD's architectureAMD's Radeon RDNA graphics architecture is powering its latest 7nm Navi graphics processors like the Radeon RX 5700 XT, an

By | 2019-08-05T23:13:40+00:00 August 5th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How a 2-in-1 laptop can be your Back to School Swiss Army knife

This uniquely sets up the 2-in-1 laptop for a student laptop takeover, potentially saving folks money on school hardware. For those on a budget looking for a 2-in-1 laptop to watch movies on, we’d suggest something like the Asus Chromebook Flip. Of course, these won’t be the highest-quality photos around, as we haven’t seen a 2-in-1 laptop with a particularly amazing camera. Of course, getting a 2-in-1 laptop that can handle this task well will depend a lot on the screen. A 2-in-1 laptop is hard

By | 2019-07-30T23:18:05+00:00 July 30th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to use Google Assistant to control your smart home

Integrated into millions of speakers, smartphones, and smart devices across the world, Google Assistant has gained an important place in many of our homes – and for good reason. The things Google Assistant can do are incredibly varied; the powerful voice assistant is capable of anything from answering your general knowledge questions, to checking your emails and appointments. You could be forgiven for assuming that Google Assistant is only available on smartphones, the Google Home range of speak

By | 2019-07-29T20:12:23+00:00 July 29th, 2019|companies, news, Uncategorized|0 Comments
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