Facebook Is Testing A Simple App For Low-End Android Phones

 Not content with spinning out apps for Messenger, Groups and new addition Rooms, Facebook is testing another standalone app. Facebook Lite, which some may recall as a simplified version of its mobile website back in 2009, has been specifically de…


Malaysia Airlines Site Hacked By Lizard Squad

Malaysia Airlines screenshot Hacker group Lizard Squad, which took down Xbox Live and the Sony Playstation Network last month, have claimed credit for an attack on Malaysia Airlines’ website. The site currently displays a picture of a lizard in a top hat and monocle, as well as the text “404-Plane Not Found” (a reference to flight MH370, which disappeared in March), and “Hacked by LIZARD… Read More


The Reason To Be Cheerful About HoloLens

 With the release of the HoloLens, Microsoft put something out there that has a chance of being transformative. Not in the high concept way, but in a general way especially for gaming. But is Microsoft able to bring it home, or will it get lost in…


Samsung-made chips tipped to power the majority of Apple’s next iPhone

Samsung will reportedly power the majority of the next-generation iPhone according to Korea’s Maeil Business Newspaper. The report says that the Korean company will claim 75 percent of processor chip production for Apple’s next smartphone: Samsung on…


What VR Pioneers Can Learn From New York’s Hottest Play

3249057879_f1abaac48c_b Editor’s Note: Noah Nelson reports on virtual reality for TurnstyleNews.com, a tech culture site from Youth Radio.  After two years of hype from the tech press about the return of virtual reality, we’re waking up to the hard reality of a content gap. The skepticism stems from the observation that while VR is neat-o, there’s not that much you can actually do with it at… Read More


Coinbase Is Opening The First Regulated Bitcoin Exchange In The U.S.

 Fresh from scoring a massive $75 million funding round, bitcoin payment firm Coinbase has revealed that it will open the first licensed bitcoin exchange in the U.S. on Monday. Read More


How would you change Samsung’s Galaxy S4 Mini?

On paper, a ‘mini’ version of a flagship is as simple as shrinking the screen size and the corresponding components, but in reality, it’s a different story. Take Samsung’s Galaxy S4 Mini, which had to make several big compromises to squeeze into a sm…


Fly Or Die: Canary Home Monitoring System

 The home security market is quickly heating up. As IoT continues to be a dominating trend, security systems that use smaller, faster technology will become the central hub of the home for a fraction of the cost of traditional home monitoring syst…