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A Washington trooper saw a car on the side of the road. He found the driver playing Pokemon GO ... on 8 phones

A Washington state trooper spotted a car pulled over on the side of a highway. The driver was playing Pokemon GO on eight phones.        ...

A Washington trooper saw a car on the side of the road. He found the driver playing Pokemon GO ... on 8 phones

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US Man Found Playing Pokemon Go On 8 Phones Inside Parked Car On Highway A man, who apparently wanted to "catch them all", was found by US authorities in a parked car on the side of the highway, playing online game Pokemon Go on eight smartphones....
09:51, 08/18/2019

Man Caught Playing Pokemon Go On Eight Phones In His Car You know how there’s a warning on Pokemon Go not to play the game while driving? This guy never got the memo, and when he is eventually sent it, needs it sent another seven times, just to be sure.Read more......
07:00, 08/16/2019

Road-tripping couple 'just enjoying life to the full' found dead on the side of the road Chynna Noelle Deese, 24, and Lucas Robertson Fowler, 23, were on a road trip in Canada when police believe they were murdered.        ...
12:17, 07/21/2019

Puppy found dumped on side of Mississippi road in arm chair BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (WLBT) – A puppy was found dumped on the side of a Brookhaven road in an armchair with a television. A woman who spotted the truck dumping the furniture and pup on Gaston Trail called animal control to get the dog help. Sharon Norton, the Brookhaven animal control ...
11:34, 06/25/2019

Puppy found dumped on side of Mississippi road in armchair Source: Sharon Norton Brookhaven Animal Control via WLBT BROOKHAVEN, Miss. (WLBT) – A puppy was found dumped on the side of a Brookhaven road in an armchair with a television. A woman who spotted the truck dumping the furniture and pup on Gaston Trail called animal control to get the dog help....
06:34, 06/26/2019

Mystery of young couple found murdered on side of road in Canada deepens Canadian authorities are trying to solve what has turned into an international murder mystery — the brutal killing of an American woman and an Australian man. The young couple, who had been touring British Columbia, were found shot dead on the side of a remote highway on Monday. Grieving famil...
10:17, 07/21/2019

South Carolina trooper, driver shot in failed traffic stop ROCK HILL, S.C. (AP) — A failed traffic stop in South Carolina ended with the driver and a state trooper shooting each other. South Carolina Department of Public Safety Director Leroy Smith says Trooper Paul Wise attempted to pull over a car late Sunday in York County for a suspected seat belt viola...
00:34, 06/04/2019

Washington state trooper video shows small plane making emergency landing on roadway A pilot in Washington state had to make an emergency landing on a roadway last Thursday — and a state trooper caught the stunning sight on dashcam video....
04:34, 08/06/2019

Playing ‘Pokémon’ as a kid may have rewired your brain If you played Pokémon video games extensively as a kid, there's a good chance that a specific region of your brain gets fired up when you see the characters now. In a recent study, researchers from Stanford University showed test subjects hund......
20:51, 05/06/2019

Pokémon Company unveils a bunch of games, from Pokémon Quest China to Pokémon Sleep Tsunekazu Ishihara, CEO of the Pokémon Company International, said the company has partnered with China’s NetEase in making the first official Pokemon game for China. That is just one of a number of games the Japanese company announced today. In a livestreamed event, Ethan Wang, vice president...
10:17, 05/29/2019

Washington tells Russia: Stop playing games over detained ex-U.S. marine The United States told Russia on Tuesday to stop playing games over a detained former U.S. marine accused of espionage and said it feared his long isolation increased the risk of Moscow trying to extract a forced confession....
22:17, 04/30/2019

Now kids, help us to kill Bin Laden! The dark side of Washington's spy museum The bugged shoes and poison brollies are fun and fascinating. But why are the sections about state-sponsored torture and assassination so uncritical?Sitting in a glass case, standing out against a backdrop of deep red, there’s an ice axe that still bears a rust mark, the consequence of a bloody fing...
11:00, 05/27/2019

Why Siberia Drives on the Wrong Side of the Road It’s the early 1990s. A Toyota Sprinter is wedged half-way onto a cargo ship. Its rear axle floats in the air, hovering above the Sea of Japan. A few dozen more second-hand cars from Japan are stuffed onto the vessel, some more precariously than others....
19:51, 07/10/2019

Exhibition Review: A Reimagined Spy Museum in Washington Doesn’t Flinch From the Darker Side Built for $162 million, the museum features flashy interactive exhibits but also grapples with intelligence failures, out-of-control surveillance and torture....
19:34, 05/06/2019

NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin working toward playing future PGA Tour events Hamlin said golfing on one of the tours is something he'd love to experience but not until he is truly able to compete at the level of the pros.        ...
02:17, 05/13/2019

Rural Metro extricates driver from south side crash scene TUCSON – A person was transported to the hospital after they were trapped in a crash near Palo Verde Road and Interstate 10 Friday morning. According to Rural Metro Fire Department, a driver required extricating after they were stuck in their vehicle during a crash. The firefighters used hydra...
09:17, 06/29/2019

A truck without a cab and driver takes to the road in Sweden A truck without a cab or driver is now being tested on a public road in Sweden, mixing with other traffic as it moves goods around an industrial zone....
01:17, 06/05/2019

Alligator wandering on side of the road spotted by motorist in Michigan The alligator will be transported to a Michigan alligator sanctuary if it is not claimed, officials said.        ...
01:51, 07/31/2019

Michigan sheriff’s deputy delivers baby on the side of the road (WPBN) A Michigan sheriff’s deputy helped deliver a baby this month, after the parents’ car overheated on the side of the road. It happened on Sunday July 21, when Crawford County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to help the woman in labor. “I came out of the car and we ran aroun...
09:34, 07/27/2019

Florida woman shot in Escalade, left on side of road POMPANO BEACH, Fla. — Authorities say a young Florida woman was shot repeatedly and then jumped or was pushed out of a vehicle and left for dead. Broward Sheriff’s officials say 30-year-old Cassandra Fair was riding in a Cadillac Escalade in Pompano Beach on Friday when someone repeatedly shot...
10:34, 07/16/2019

Southeast side road improvement project nears completion TUCSON – Drivers who commute from the Rita Ranch area have another change headed their way. They have not been able to use a stretch of Valencia Road for a few months but starting at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, traffic is being switched back onto Valencia. The Valencia and Kolb roads intersection impro...
16:51, 06/11/2019

Webb Simpson calls for rules change after playing through cracked driver at Northern Trust After Webb Simpson had a 'funny' drive on the third hole, he noticed a crack in his driver. He wasn't allowed to swap it out.        ...
16:51, 08/10/2019

Puppy abandoned on side of road in armchair was ‘waiting for owner to come back’ A puppy found abandoned in an armchair on the side of a Mississippi road wouldn’t leave the piece of furniture, hoping its owner would come back, according to animal control. The animal was discovered on Monday by Sharon Norton, an animal control officer with the Brookhaven Police Department. ...
19:17, 06/25/2019

Puppy abandoned on side of Mississippi road in armchair, animal control says A puppy found abandoned in an armchair on the side of a Mississippi road wouldn't leave the piece of furniture, hoping its owner would come back, according to animal control....
18:17, 06/25/2019

Okinawa Announces Road Side Assistance Across Electric Scooter Range Gurugram-based electric two-wheeler maker Okinawa Autotech has announced 24x7 Road Side Assistance (RSA) programme for all its customers. The electric vehicle manufacturer will be extending the......
15:17, 06/12/2019

Skunk makes full recovery after hit by vehicle, left on side of road TUCSON – A hooded skunk is on the road to recovery after she was struck by a car and taken to Tucson Wildlife Center. Tucson Wildlife Center According to TWC, the skunk spent two days on the road before a good Samaritan discovered her and took her to the clinic in critical condition. Officials...
02:17, 05/10/2019

Heartbreaking Pics Show Puppy Dumped On Side Of Road With Chair, TV A puppy found abandoned in an armchair on the side of a Mississippi road wouldn't leave the piece of furniture, hoping his owners would come back for him....
17:34, 06/26/2019

Horrifying video shows road rage driver plowing into pedestrian Horrific video shows the moment a raging driver smashes a man into a lamppost just moments after he barely missed hitting a woman too. The shocking clip shows the woman bashing the car’s windscreen with her shoe at the start of the dangerous incident — believed to have taken place on Saturday ...
22:17, 07/28/2019

| Paris driver in blind man road rage video charged with assault A Paris motorist who was filmed nearly driving over a blind man at a pedestrian crossing and then punching his brother will appear in court next month on charges of assault, prosecutors said Friday....
17:00, 06/22/2019

Two women in South Carolina mistake driver for Uber, are taken down dirt road: police Two women in South Carolina mistakenly got into a car over the weekend they believed was an Uber only to be driven down a dirt road by a man police have yet to locate. ...
18:17, 06/25/2019

Video: Road rager attacks driver with machete for allegedly driving too slow Georgia — where driving too carefully can get you a machete to the face. Cellphone video posted online Tuesday shows a road rager from the Peach State attacking another driver with a machete after they reportedly turned too slowly into a gas station. The person who was attacked spoke to Channe...
07:51, 07/31/2019

On the road with the Garmin Dash Cam Mini and 66W: Clear video, driver assist, and smartphone control My family likes to drive older vehicles so mobile tech such as Garmin's line of dashboard cameras offer important functionality. A couple of the latest Garmin cameras bound the current lineup with a tiny camera and a fully functional driver assistant....
15:51, 07/08/2019

Bicyclist found dead on southwest side TUCSON – Pima County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a fatality after a bicyclist was found dead on the southwest side Wednesday morning. According to PCSD, the man was found next to a bicycle near Bilby and Palomino roads. The cause of death is unknown at this time. Pima County S...
02:00, 06/20/2019

Dog dragged from back of truck suffers road rashes, bloody paws; homeless driver, 58, charged, police say A Florida homeless man was arrested on animal cruelty charges Wednesday after allegedly dragging a pit bull behind his pick-up truck, badly injuring the dog.  ...
14:51, 05/09/2019

TPD identifies man found dead in east side wash TUCSON – The man who was found dead in Pantano Wash last month was identified by Tucson Police Department Wednesday. According to TPD, a woman located the body of a man, later identified as 80-year-old Michael J. McCullough, in the wash at 7600 E. Broadway Blvd. near Prudence Road while she wa...
04:00, 05/09/2019

Rabid bat found on northwest side, two dogs sought TUCSON – Pima Animal Care Center is on the lookout for two dogs after they may have been exposed to a rabid bat at an apartment complex near Oracle and Magee roads Tuesday. According to Pima County Officials, a nearby resident saw a person with two dogs off leash outside her home. Shortly afte...
07:34, 06/22/2019

Body of adult man found near bus stop on west side TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is investigating a body found on the west side of Tucson Friday afternoon. According to TPD, they received a report that an adult man was deceased near a bus top on Flowing Wells and Prince Roads at around 2 p.m. Friday. Authorities say the body had no obvious...
06:34, 06/15/2019

Lexington Police Investigate After Man Found Shot On North Side LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police in Lexington were seeking help from the public as they investigate a shooting Friday night that sent one man to the hospital. Authorities said the shooting happened before 5 p.m. near Konner Woods Drive. Police said that responding officers found a man shot and...
18:00, 06/22/2019

USDA investigates unapproved GMO wheat found in Washington state The U.S. Department of Agriculture has confirmed the discovery of unapproved, genetically modified (GM) wheat plants growing in an un-planted agricultural field in Washington state....
04:34, 06/08/2019

Stolen Upper West Side lizard found safe: cops An Upper West Side Bearded dragon lizard swiped from a pet shop last month has been found, the NYPD announced Thursday. Beloved pet Sandy was being boarded at Petqua on 98th Street and Broadway while her family, the Shapiros, was away over Memorial Day weekend when she was stolen by a pair of hoolig...
04:51, 06/28/2019

China's Lunar Mission Has Found Mantle Material on the Far Side of the Moon Scientists in China have released an important first set of results from the Chang’e 4 lunar lander, revealing what appears to be material from the Moon’s mantle on its far side.Read more......
22:00, 05/15/2019

KITTEN WATCH: Mother bobcat found dead on east side TUCSON – Tucson Wildlife Center is asking residents to keep an eye out for bobcat kittens on the east side of Tucson after a mother bobcat was found dead earlier this week. According to TWC, the remains of the mother bobcat was found along Tanque Verde Road near Houghton Road. Authorities said...
05:17, 05/18/2019

Massive stash of meth found stuffed in suitcases in Washington forest A massive stash of $1 million worth of meth was found stuffed in suitcases in a Washington forest, a report said. The two suitcases containing 186 pounds of methamphetamine was uncovered in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest by authorities investigating a smuggling ring, according to Gazette-Tri...
07:51, 06/20/2019

See the Moment Joey King Found Out She's an Emmy Nominee for Playing Gypsy Rose Blanchard That's Joey King, Emmy nominee to you. The Act star received her very first Emmy nomination for playing Gypsy Rose Blanchard in the Hulu miniseries about the real life events......
21:34, 07/16/2019

How Microsoft found a Huawei driver that opened systems to attack Enlarge (credit: Valentina Palladino) Huawei MateBook systems that are running the company's PCManager software included a driver that would let unprivileged users create processes with superuser privileges. The insecure driver was discovered by Microsoft using some of the new monitoring features ...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Estimated $1M worth of meth found in suitcases in Washington state forest, sheriff says Two suitcases full of methamphetamine were found in a Washington state forest on Monday, officials said — though it's still a mystery as to how huge haul of drugs got there....
23:00, 06/20/2019

Ex-Uber driver found guilty of raping intoxicated female passenger A former Uber driver was found guilty Thursday of raping an intoxicated female passenger after picking her up from a Pennsylvania casino earlier this year....
07:00, 08/17/2019

Man attacks immigrant detention center in Washington state, found dead after police shooting TUCSON– A day before the Trump administration was set to conduct mass roundups of undocumented immigrants around the U.S., a man threw incendiary devices at an immigrant detention center in Washington state and was later found dead at the scene after police opened fire. The unidentified suspec...
03:00, 07/14/2019

They embraced at a gas station during their road trip. Two days later, they were found dead on a highway Chynna Deese and Lucas Fowler wrapped their arms around each other as they pumped gas on a road trip in Canada -- a quick but intimate embrace captured by surveillance cameras. Two days later, they were found dead on a highway in British Columbia....
11:51, 07/28/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield: Version exclusive Pokemon, Gym Leaders revealed for Switch RPG Game Freak and Nintendo have announced the newest additions to Pokemon Sword and Shield for the Nintendo Switch - but there may be some news that players aren't too happy about...
17:00, 07/08/2019

Pokemon Go July Community Day News: Mudkip, Swampert to headline next Pokemon Go event? Pokemon Go's next Community Day event is approaching, and ahead of the day it goes live we're examining what Pokemon is likely to headline the July date. Here's what you need to know,...
08:51, 06/22/2019

Pokémon Sword And Shield's Giant Pokémon Changed Up My Battle Strategy If you were worried about Pokémon Sword and Shield’s new Dynamaxing mechanic, which makes your Pokémon super big and super powerful for a limited amount of time, being an empty gimmick, you can calm down. I played a 20-minute demo at E3 yesterday, and it actually adds to the game’s complexity....
20:34, 06/12/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield release date news, new trailer and more Pokemon coming May 14th? Pokemon Sword and Shield - the Nintendo Switch's first mainline Pokemon games - could get an information blowout this week, if previous generations of games are anything to go by....
16:34, 05/13/2019

Pokemon Go Fest Dortmund Field Research: Map, Global Challenges, Reward Pokemon detailed Niantic is hosting the European leg of the Pokemon Go Fest today over in Germany, and the worldwide player base of the game gets to benefit as a result. Here' what you need to know....
16:00, 07/04/2019

Pokemon Go News: Shadow Pokemon, Shiny Spinda, July Community Day, Huge Niantic profits Niantic has launched a new game this week, but that's not slowing down the progress of Pokemon Go - in fact, there's a lot of new features coming to the game soon...
08:17, 06/24/2019

Pokemon Masters Release Date Reveal: Direct confirms details for new Pokemon mobile game Pokemon Masters is the latest free-to-start mobile game coming to your iOS and Android device in the coming months. Here's everything we know about the game including release date and gameplay features....
20:17, 06/27/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Leaks: Pokemon Direct may reveal new Galar forms for Switch game There are a good number of Pokemon Sword and Shield rumours floating around today - some more viable than others. Here's what we think of what we've seen so far....
00:00, 06/05/2019

How to beat Team GO Rocket and purify Shadow Pokemon in ‘Pokemon Go’ Pokemon Go received one of its most anticipated updates in months last week as developer Niantic added a new foe in the form of Team GO Rocket. This devious organization has captured wild Pokemon and turned them into Shadow Pokemon, and it’s your job to defeat the evil grunts and save the affe...
23:17, 08/01/2019

Marana emergency crews help feathered traveler found exhausted on frontage road TUCSON – From persistent hikers to city strutters, there is no doubt that Friday’s heat and sunny weather had an exhausting impact on the people who found themselves spending their day outdoors. And that was no different for the wildlife passing through the Sonoran Desert. Friday morning...
01:34, 07/27/2019

Pokemon Sword Shield release date leaked: Giant Pokemon, Raids, Legendary info revealed Ahead of the Pokemon Direct that's scheduled to take place this afternoon, there appears to have been a huge leak about what we can expect in the games....
16:34, 06/05/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Switch news coming TODAY alongside brand new Pokemon game reveal? The Pokemon Company has announced it plans to host a conference tonight that will outline the future of the Pokemon franchise and reveal more information on upcoming projects....
13:17, 05/28/2019

Artist Reimagines Pokémon Starters As Different Pokémon Types I’ve played through Pokémon Blue, Red, and Yellow dozens of times. Those games’ starters will always have a special place in my heart. But I’d love to still play with them while having the option to explore different elemental attacks. One artist’s renderings give an idea of what that might look lik...
07:17, 05/17/2019

Camera feature found on Pixel 3a is rolling out now to all Pixel phones A feature found on the Google Pixel 3a and Pixel 3a XL camera is now rolling out to the remainder of the Pixel family through a software update. All Pixel models, including the 2016 OG models, will soon be able to take time-lapse video recordings. This new feature can be found on version 6.2.030 of ...
23:51, 05/08/2019

Pokémon Sword and Shield: everything we know about the 2019 Pokémon RPG Nintendo has finally (finally!) announced the next generation of Pokémon games coming to Nintendo Switch: Pokémon Sword and Shield.Using Nintendo's favored method of new game announcements – Direct presentations – The Pokémon Company has now released a brief trailer...
20:00, 05/11/2019

5G phones finally here: Verizon now selling Samsung Galaxy S10 5G; Sprint phones to follow Sprint announced that its first 5G smartphone from LG will go on sale May 31. Meanwhile, Verizon has started selling the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G.        ...
19:51, 05/16/2019

Pokémon's Creators Tell Us What Kind Of Pokemon Gym They'd Run I’ve always fantasized about what kind of gym leader I’d be in the world of Pokémon. The series’ producer Junichi Masuda’s and Pokémon Sword and Shield director Shigeru Ohmori’s hypothetical gyms both sound like places I’d want to visit....
05:17, 06/20/2019

Stop Playing Candy Crush and Start Playing Better Games Thanks to smartphones and tablets, we’re all gamers now. I’m a gamer, you’re a gamer, our moms are gamers, and their moms are also probably gamers. So it’s about time we start putting all that gaming to good use....
00:17, 05/29/2019

Imagine Dragons, Gavin DeGraw and Boyz II Men stand Side By Side with military Fleet Week and Memorial Day weekend will sound a bit sweeter this year thanks to a new event that will honor veterans and their families. Saturday’s inaugural Side By Side: A Celebration of Service will feature free performances by singer-songwriter Gavin DeGraw, ‘90s R&B hitmakers Boyz II Men...
16:34, 05/22/2019

Apple CarPlay redesign puts multiple apps side-by-side Apple CarPlay is getting a redesign. Apple announced at its annual Worldwide Developer's Conference (WWDC) that it is overhauling the in-car entertainment system's dashboard to display more relevant information. Users will be able to see a map with d......
22:17, 06/03/2019

Steve Irwin’s son looks JUST like his dad in side-by-side photo with crocodile years apart Steve Irwin's son Robert looked like a chip off the old block on Instagram, channeling the beloved Crocodile Hunter in near identical picture years apart.        ...
09:17, 07/04/2019

Pokemon GO Probopass: How to evolve Probopass in Pokemon Go with magnetic lure module? Niantic has introduced some new mechanics and evolutions to Pokemon Go this week, and with the update you can finally evolve the creepy nose-based Pokemon, Nosepass....
21:17, 05/23/2019

Girls’ Side and Boys’ Side? Not at These Summer Camps Sleep-away programs for L.G.B.T.Q. youth offer all the standards — s’mores, canoeing, friendship bracelets — plus gender-inclusive cabins and courses on identity....
00:51, 05/23/2019

The Best Thing For a Half-Pipe is a Side-By-Side with Tracks Fresh pow season is over, brah. We got, like, 30 feet of sick ass white this winter up at the lake, but it’s starting to warm up, and that’s harshing our vibe. The totally rad folks over at Boreal set up a freakin’ sweet ride park, but it’s time to burn it all down to the ground, and shred a dope se...
11:00, 05/26/2019

Get Your First Look at The Rise of Skywalker's Sith Trooper Another Star Wars movie, another Stormtrooper redesign. If The Last Jedi had the Executioner, and The Force Awakens had the First Order trooper design itself, now The Rise of Skywalker is bringing the full might of the dark side.Read more......
03:17, 07/11/2019

Trooper Recovering After Crash During Pursuit McLEAN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Kentucky State Police trooper was recovering after crashing his cruiser in western Kentucky. Officials said the crash occurred Thursday afternoon in McLean County. According to State Police, Trooper Adam Wright was attempting to pull over a speeding car on U.S. ...
15:51, 06/29/2019

Man accused of standoff, trooper's shooting indicted A man accused of shooting a Texas state trooper while fleeing a suburban Dallas traffic stop has been indicted on multiple counts that could, if he's convicted, send him to prison for life....
01:34, 05/31/2019

4-year-old dies after finding gun from dad, a state trooper TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say the 4-year-old son of an Ohio state trooper found his father’s gun and accidentally shot and killed himself. A coroner ruled Monday that all evidence points to the boy shooting himself after finding an unsecured weapon inside his home in Toledo. Police say t...
00:17, 05/14/2019

Kentucky State Police Say Trooper Assaulted BATH COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A trooper was stabbed in the leg during an altercation in Salt Lick. Kentucky State Police say that on Wednesday, Trooper Nathan Roark and Trooper Tyler Smith, along Bath County Sheriff Jesse Stewart, attempted to serve an arrest warrant on 42-year-old Bradley K. Har...
07:17, 05/23/2019

Sentence next for ex-Michigan trooper in teen’s death DETROIT (AP) — A former Michigan state trooper is facing a prison sentence for involuntary manslaughter for firing a Taser at a Detroit teenager who crashed an all-terrain vehicle and died. Mark Bessner quit the state police after the 2017 incident. He’s returning to court Monday for his sente...
06:34, 05/13/2019

Nevada trooper pulls over hearse in HOV lane Nevada Highway Patrol says passengers must be alive in order to be counted as occupants in cars using the high occupancy vehicle lane. A hearse driver transporting a body in the HOV lane in Las Vegas was given a warning on Monday. (July 3)        ...
15:00, 07/03/2019

DPS trooper recovering after cruiser struck by car near Payson TUCSON – An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper is recovering from injuries sustained in a vehicle collision on State Route 87 near Payson, Ariz. According to officials, an elderly driver reportedly blacked out when traveling on SR 87. During this occurrence, the elderly driver reporte...
22:17, 07/30/2019

IndyCar Driver's Withdrawal from Ovals Raises Larger Questions About Driver Safety On the cusp of IndyCar’s second oval race of the season at Texas Motor Speedway, Carlin driver Max Chilton has stepped down. He’s not retiring, not yet—but he’s just not comfortable competing in the last four oval races of the 2019 season....
12:17, 06/05/2019

Florida trooper had sex with 14-year-old girl in the back of his car: authorities A Florida state trooper has been arrested for having sex with a girl starting from when she was just 14 — at least once in the back of his car parked in a public gas station, according to authorities. Highway Patrol trooper Riley Marcus Schwarz, 23, was busted after the girl’s parents fo...
22:17, 07/28/2019

New York state trooper fatally shoots man trying to enter police car A New York state trooper fatally shot a man who tried to enter a police car early Thursday morning in Orange County, authorities said. Troopers were responding to a call for a disabled car on Interstate-84 in Montgomery, about 75 miles north of New York City, shortly before 2 a.m. when they received...
18:17, 05/23/2019

Arizona DPS trooper arrested for allegedly threatening to kill co-worker PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say an Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper has been arrested for allegedly threatening to kill another employee of the agency. DPS officials say Edward Swan made the threat in front of his supervisor during a meeting last Friday. The 48-year-old Swan was taken into...
12:17, 08/01/2019

Kentucky State Police: Man killed, trooper hurt in shooting HAZARD, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say a man was killed and a trooper injured in an exchange of gunfire at a house near where officers were serving a search warrant. The man who was killed was one of several people who came out of the house after police arrived at a nearby location in Perry Co...
03:17, 06/12/2019

GTA Online Playing Cards locations: Where to find ALL hidden playing cards in GTA 5 Casino GTA Online playing cards are hidden across San Andreas following the GTA 5 Casino Update this week. But where are the 54 playing card locations?And what is your reward for finding them all?...
17:17, 07/30/2019

State trooper accused of sex with prostitutes turned in by wife: court docs The wife of a Pennsylvania state trooper accused of paying prostitutes for sex and creating fake profiles on social media tipped off police to the sordid allegations, court documents show. The wife of Trooper Benjamin Toth, 32, of Kunkletown, first notified the Pocono Mountain Regional Police Depart...
23:17, 06/11/2019

Colorado state trooper who died after crash on Interstate 70 near Denver is identified A Colorado state trooper died from his injuries Saturday morning after being struck by a vehicle hours earlier on a rural stretch of Interstate 70 outside Denver, police confirmed. ...
14:17, 06/15/2019

Traffic Alert: Upgrades to Sliverbell Road to Wade Road MARANA – Construction of Silverbell Road Sidewalk infill project will begin Monday, July 1, 2019. Upgrades to Silverbell Road Courtesy of Marana The Town of Marana will be constructing new sidewalks, upgrading various curb ramps, improving various driveway aprons, and installing handrail along...
11:34, 06/25/2019

Pokemon GO Shiny Nidoran: How to catch Shiny Nidoran during Pokemon GO Fest Dortmund Event Niantic has added a new Shiny Pokemon to Pokemon Go in order to celebrate the start of Pokemon Go Dortmund - here's what you need to know about the Poison Pokemon's newest form....
16:00, 07/04/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 3 Location Accessible Using Skull Trooper Emoji At Western Most Point Accessible Using the Skull Trooper Emoji At The Western Most Point is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
17:51, 06/21/2019

State trooper shoots machete-wielding man ‘multiple times’ during traffic stop A Pennsylvania state trooper had to shoot a man “multiple times” on Friday morning during a routine traffic stop after he attacked the cop with a machete, officials said. “Very scary situation,” recounted one officer, who spoke to The Patriot-News. The incident unfolded at th...
00:00, 05/25/2019

Nevada trooper pulls over hearse carrying corpse in carpool lane: police A mortuary driver who was driving in a Las Vegas carpool lane Monday, asked the Highway Patrol trooper who had pulled him over if the corpse he had in back of his van counted as a passenger, police said....
10:17, 07/03/2019

GTA Online Playing Cards locations: Where to find ALL 54 hidden playing cards in GTA 5? GTA Online playing cards are hidden across San Andreas following the GTA 5 Casino Update this week. But where are the 54 playing card locations?And what is your reward for finding them all?...
20:34, 07/24/2019

World Cup: England Probable Playing XI, West Indies Probable Playing XI England will look to carry forward their winning momentum after a convincing victory over Bangladesh in their last league stage clash in the World Cup 2019....
12:51, 06/14/2019

World Cup: India Probable Playing XI, South Africa Probable Playing XI India will begin their World Cup 2019 campaign against South Africa in Southampton, hoping to make a winning start against their struggling opponents....
10:51, 06/05/2019

How to make a road stop with your family like a pro on your next road trip There's a lost art to doing a road stop. And that's a shame since road trips are a time-honored American tradition.       ...
03:34, 06/21/2019

Pokemon Go Shiny Ekans: How to catch Shiny Ekans, Arbok on Pokemon GO in 2019? NIANTIC has made another shiny Pokemon evolution line available in Pokemon Go today - here's how you can grab yourself a shiny Ekans and its evolution....
02:00, 07/26/2019

Pokemon Go Shiny Sneasel: How to catch Shiny Sneasel, Weavile on Pokemon GO in 2019? NIANTIC has made another shiny Pokemon evolution line available in Pokemon Go today - here's how you can grab yourself a shiny Sneasel and it's evolutions....
01:00, 07/26/2019

Pokemon Go Shiny Koffing: How to catch Shiny Koffing, Weezing on Pokemon GO in 2019? NIANTIC has made another shiny Pokemon evolution line available in Pokemon Go today - here's how you can grab yourself a shiny Koffing and its evolution, Weezing....
02:00, 07/26/2019

West Indies Probable Playing XI, India Probable Playing XI India have won all their World Cup 2019 matches completed so far and shared points with New Zealand in a rained-out game. They will be keen to keep a winning combination going for the match with the......
09:51, 06/27/2019

World Cup: Australia Probable Playing XI, Pakistan Probable Playing XI Australia will be keen to get their act together again after the loss to India, while Pakistan will be keen to gain full points after a rained-out no-result with Sri Lanka....
12:00, 06/12/2019

World Cup: England Probable Playing XI, Sri Lanka Probable Playing XI The 1996 champions Sri Lanka, in their last game against Australia faced a crushing 87-run defeat at the Kennington Oval in London. They need to raise their playing standards to put a better......
11:51, 06/21/2019

Guy who kinda looks like Adam Driver recreates Adam Driver photos, asks only for sandwich in return What we’ve got here is a guy named Ben Schifano, who looks, eh, kinda like Adam Driver. Schifano, sensing an opportunity in the Force, has used this passing resemblance to recreate photos of Driver in the hopes of earning himself a sandwich. These photos are then posted to an Instagram account calle...
20:34, 07/25/2019

New Zealand Probable Playing XI, Australia Probable Playing XI The batting has been a major concern for New Zealand, the side is much dependent on Kane Williamson. Their bowling attack has been tremendous so far....
11:17, 06/29/2019

New Zealand Probable Playing XI, Pakistan Probable Playing XI Pakistan need to win all their remaining matches and hope for favourable results elsewhere, with an eye on other games, to seal berth for semi-finals....
12:00, 06/26/2019

Fortnite 9.20 Leaked Skins Update: All new Airhead, Toy Trooper and more Season 9 Skins Fortnite Skins have leaked from the 9.20 Update, released today. Here's everything you need to know about the new skins and cosmetics found by dataminers....
19:51, 06/06/2019

After playing down Russian ‘dirt’ for years, Trump continues playing down Russian ‘dirt’ Over the past two years, members of the Trump campaign have minimized the impact of Russian election interference, even questioning whether they would call the FBI if offered foreign opposition research again....
21:17, 06/14/2019

Lil Nas X lies, promises “Seoul Town Road” with RM of BTS is the last "Old Town Road" remix Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road” has been the Billboard Hot 100's number one song for 16 straight weeks, tied for the most all time with “One Sweet Day” and “Despacito,” a record it will no doubt break. In that time, the viral hit has gotten an official music video, a baffling unofficial parody versi...
23:00, 07/25/2019

Underwater Fortress Found: Ancient Fort Linked to Bloody Biblical Battles Found Off Coast of Israel Underwater archaeology is helping to transform our knowledge of the ancient world. In Israel, maritime archaeologists have discovered a 2,200-year-old Hellenistic fortress linked to biblical battles.  ...
20:00, 06/01/2019

When Pokémon Go 3-D The makers of “Detective Pikachu” had to work out how Psyduck’s oversize eyes fit in a small head, among many challenges. (And they stand by the title character’s fur.)...
19:00, 05/09/2019

Here Is What Happens When You Try To Create A 3D Pokémon In 5 Minutes Here is the number of important things I can do in five minutes: zero. There are zero things that will truly matter to me or anyone else that I can do in five minutes. This is probably true for a lot of people, but it hasn’t stopped Pokémon fans from trying....
00:34, 06/19/2019

All You Need to Know About Pokemon: Detective Pikachu Pokemon: Detective Pikachu movie release date in India, review, cast, trailer, tickets on BookMyShow, and more - here's all you need to know about the first live-action Pokemon movie....
15:00, 05/03/2019

Pokémon Duel will go offline in October The Pokémon Company has announced that it will be shutting down its mobile strategy title, Pokémon Duel, on October 31 for both Android and iOS. First launched in 2017, Pokémon Duel was a somewhat unexpected free-to-play release that combined Pokémon characters with turn-bas...
19:17, 07/27/2019

My secret shame: I am (still) addicted to Pokémon Go Dominic Rushe has caught over 11,000 Pokémon, walked 1,841km in Poké-land, and doesn’t plan to stop anytime soonA thunderstorm is rolling towards Chicago’s Grant Park. The thousands of people gathered for the city’s third annual Pokémon Go Fest, already sodden after a day of drizzle and rain, are no...
09:17, 06/26/2019

Not All Pokémon Can Be Imported Into Sword and Shield Pokémon fans eager to see the previous seven generations of pocket monsters popping up in Pokémon Sword and Shield received disappointing news yesterday when producer Junichi Masuda announced that only Pokémon present in the new Galar region Pokédex can be imported into the upcoming Switch games....
20:34, 06/12/2019

The Morning After: 'Pokémon Go' cheaters never prosper Over the weekend, cheaters never prosper as the creators of Pokémon Go sues a group of cheaters who used hacked apps to breeze through games. (Conveniently, we also run through the history of video-game cheating through the decades.) And, whil......
15:00, 06/17/2019

$60,000 Pokemon Card Goes Missing In The Mail In August 2018, someone on eBay paid $60,000 for a very rare Pokemon card. It’s now almost a year later, the card still hasn’t arrived, and nobody knows where it’s got to....
15:17, 07/10/2019

Immaculate Set Of Pokémon Cards Sells For $107,010 A complete set of first-edition Pokémon cards just sold for $107,010 on Goldin Auctions. But don’t worry—it’s extremely unlikely the card binder your mom threw out would have sold for anywhere near that....
21:51, 08/13/2019

'Pokémon Masters' is now open for pre-registration While the Pokémon Company and mobile game developer DeNA have yet to announce an exact date for their upcoming mobile game's release, they're at least showing signs that it'll soon arrive on your phone. They've now opened pre-registration for......
16:17, 07/25/2019

Pokémon Sleep: are games really the best way to get more rest? The augmented-reality giant is promising to turn shuteye into entertainment but experts aren’t convinced about the gamification of sleep Having swept the world of augmented reality with Pokémon Go, Pikachu et al are about to augment the reality of our pillows with the Pokémon Company’s new game. Due...
18:17, 05/29/2019

Some of your Pokémon won't transfer to 'Sword' and 'Shield' Ever since 2003, you've had the option of importing your Pokémon critters into newer games, including across platforms thanks to Pokémon Home. However, GameFreak is about to end that run. As part of an E3 chat, producer Junichi Masuda r......
10:00, 06/12/2019

You Can Now Have Official Pokemon Weddings In Japan ESCRIT, a Japanese company specialising in wedding ceremonies, recently teamed up with The Pokemon Company to start offering officially licensed Pokemon weddings. There are now some pictures of the first ceremony to be hold, and there is a lot to take in....
03:17, 05/30/2019

The Internet Reacts To Pokémon Sleep At a press conference in Tokyo Tuesday, the Pokémon Company announced some unexpected Pokémon-related games and services, mostly on mobile devices. Pokémon Home is a cloud service that allows players to save and transfer their monsters. Great! There’s also a new Pokémon Go peripheral called the Poké...
22:00, 05/29/2019

Why Pokémon Fans Are So Mad About Sword And Shield For a game series as long running as Pokémon, which debuted in 1996, it’s surprising how much goodwill many fans of the franchise still have as they enter their 30s and 40s. Nintendo and Game Freak continue to appeal to children new to the series as well. But after a harsh and sustained negative rea...
03:17, 07/10/2019

Adidas Is Making Pokemon Sneakers Following on from their Game of Thrones tie-in, Adidas will soon be releasing a pair of sneakers based on Pokemon. Not Detective Pikachu, just regular ol’ Pokemon....
06:34, 05/07/2019

Pokemon GO support for Apple Watch gets the ax The folks at Niantic, developers of Pokemon GO, have always added support for new platforms and OSes when it was needed. The most recent announcement coming from the company does exactly the opposite though.It looks like Pokemon GO developer Niantic has decided to discontinue support for Apple Watch...
00:00, 06/05/2019

Pokémon Manholes Installed Across Japan Japanese cities and towns across the country have their own manhole designs. Each one is unique and reflects the local culture, history or beauty. Fittingly, the country now has Pokémon manholes....
20:34, 08/14/2019

‘Pokemon Sword and Shield’ won’t actually allow you catch ’em all When Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield launch for the Nintendo Switch this fall, the number of Pokemon species in all of the games combined will total more than 1,000. That’s eight generations of Pocket Monsters over the past 23 years, but that neverending addition of new creatures does have on...
02:51, 06/18/2019

'Pokémon Go' has racked up 1 billion downloads So much for Pokémon Go's initial success being nothing more than a fad. The Pokémon Company has released a series of videos in Japanese noting that Niantic's location-based mobile game has been downloaded over 1 billion times since lau......
03:51, 08/01/2019

BTS singer RM teams up with Lil Nas X for 'Old Town Road' remix: 'Seoul Town Road' RM from the South Korean boy band BTS and Lil Nas X dropped a new remix of the hit song "Old Town Road" to the surprise of fans.        ...
21:51, 07/25/2019

How The Website That Lets You Create Frankenstein Pokémon Came To Be Though Pokémon fusions have had a recent resurgence on websites like Tumblr, people have spliced Pokémon together for a while now. That’s how Alex Onsager, the man behind the Pokemon Fusion website, initially got the idea: by watching others fuse Pokémon ‘by hand.’ But one day he thought to himself,...
19:00, 06/24/2019

Upcoming Pupperazzi Is Like Pokemon Snap With Dogs Pupperazzi was announced yesterday by indie studio Sundae Month and it looks to be a game where players will run around and just take photos of cute, cool and funny looking puppies. Sounds like we need to start game of the year discussions a bit earlier than usual....
02:34, 05/26/2019

New Pokemon Game Will Let You Earn Points for Sleeping Pokemon Company is developing "Pokemon Sleep", a mobile app that tracks players' sleep and uses the data for gameplay, with a release date set for next year....
12:34, 05/29/2019

Dynamaxing a corgi in ‘Pokémon Sword' and 'Shield’ Pokémon Sword and Shield, the series' first proper outing on the Switch, is shaking up a tried-and-tested formula. There's the dynamic weather system, which affects which Pokémon can spawn; the free camera, which will completely change......
10:00, 06/12/2019

New ‘Pokemon Sleep’ rewards players for snoozing “Gotta catch them Zs.” At a press conference in Tokyo this week, The Pokémon Company announced their latest installment to the Pokémon GO franchise, Pokémon Sleep. “What if you could continue training your Pokémon…even in your sleep?,” the Pokémon company asks on Twitte...
17:17, 05/29/2019

Pokémon Sword and Shield Direct coming before E3 If you thought you were going to have to wait until E3 2019 for some new details on Pokémon Sword and Shield you were (probably quite happily) mistaken. Yes, despite the fact that one of the world’s biggest gaming conventions is only two weeks away and Nintendo itself will be broadc...
22:51, 05/27/2019

China's Tencent says to work with The Pokemon Co on new game China's Tencent Games said on Monday that its Timi Studio will work with The Pokemon Company, a firm partially owned by Japan's Nintendo, on developing a new game....
17:17, 07/22/2019

All the new ‘Pokemon’ games, apps, and services that were just revealed Pokemon has been one of the most recognizable brands on the planet for over two decades, but its profile somehow got even higher when Pokemon Go took the world by storm in 2016. Since that summer, The Pokemon Company has been pumping out Pokemon games, apps, services, and hardware at a brisk pace, b...
17:00, 05/29/2019

Pokémon goes full-on fitness with new sleep tracker The Pokémon Company yesterday revealed it’d be releasing a new batch of software starring everyone’s favorite pocket monsters, including an app that turns your sleep into a game. No, that’s not a joke. The company revealed the new batch of hardware and software at a press conference in Tokyo, includ...
10:34, 05/30/2019

Pokémon Go updates: all the news and rumors for what's coming next Pokémon Go: the world's first augmented reality app to become a household name. Niantic's mobile AR game is still going strong two years after it first released, with a constant drip of events and updates keeping budding trainers glued to their phones and pounding the streets.And whil...
19:34, 04/30/2019

'Pokémon Go' has been invaded by Team Rocket's monsters If you want to collect monsters commonly associated with the villainous Team Rocket, you may want to put on a pair of sneakers and play some Pokémon Go in the next few days. As part of the game's Team Rocket invasion, you'll spot monsters like......
15:51, 07/26/2019

Here's how Gigantamaxing will work in Pokémon Sword and Shield Nintendo has dropped a new trailer for Pokémon Sword and Shield that reveals further details about the franchise's new Gigantamax battle mechanic.Previously we had heard of the Dynamax feature that allows Pokémon to become super-sized during battles, however Nintendo has now revealed ...
15:51, 07/09/2019

In The Pokémon Anime, Get Ready For Ash's Crushing Defeat In the Pokémon Sun & Moon anime, the Alola League is getting underway. There is rampant speculation that this time, Ash is going to win. But don’t get your hopes up. It’s Ash after all....
15:51, 06/24/2019

Pokémon Sword and Shield are coming November 15 Attention Trainers! Pokémon Sword and Shield finally have a release date.During a special Nintendo Direct focusing on Pokémon Sword and Shield, Nintendo revealed that both games will release globally on November 15, 2019. Alongside a release date, developer Game Freak revealed more de...
19:00, 06/05/2019

‘Pokémon Go’ creators sue ‘hackers’ over illegal knockoffs Gotta catch ’em all —without getting caught. Niantic, the software development company behind “Pokémon Go” and upcoming “Harry Potter: Wizards Unite,” is suing a group it claims has created knockoff versions of the games. In the suit, Niantic accuses Global++ of being a...
22:34, 06/17/2019

New Pokemon Games, Hardware & Services Announced At a press conference in Tokyo today, The Pokemon Company has taken to the stage and showed off a range of new games, services and hardware that are coming over the next year or so....
04:00, 05/29/2019

Upgraded 'Pokémon Go' battles will have you swiping on the screen Niantic finally launched trainer battles on Pokémon Go late last year, giving you a way to take on friends or any other random players you come across. Now, the game developer has started rolling out an upgrade for the feature that'll have you......
15:00, 07/16/2019

Pixel users can now take selfies with Pikachu and three other Pokemon The Google Pixel line uses Augmented Reality with its Playground feature to allow you to include what it calls Playmoji to appear in your photos and videos. These are AR stickers that are designed to interact with the user and each other. If you shoot a selfie with a Playmoji, it will respond to a s...
02:34, 05/03/2019

Pokémon Rumble Rush Is Heading To iOS And Android Back in 2017, The Pokémon Company announced Pokéland. Slated for iOS and Android, the game was to feature toy Pocket Monsters duking it out on various in-game islands. But the game went M.I.A. That is, until today....
14:17, 05/15/2019

'Pokémon Masters' is pitting old trainers against each other this summer Pokémon Masters is landing on iOS and Android sometime this summer, The Pokémon Company's chief Tsunekazu Ishihara has announced. Ishihara and the game's developers have also showed a new anime-style trailer and revealed more details fo......
10:34, 06/28/2019

Fans Can't Get Enough Of Pokémon Shield's Spooky New Gym Leader All of the new Gym Leader character designs for Pokémon Sword and Shield are great. One recently revealed Trainer, in particular, has been racking up the fan art. Say hello to Allister....
12:51, 07/09/2019

It's The End Of A Generation At This Year's Pokémon World Championships At the 2019 Pokémon World Championships this weekend, trainers can choose any of the existing 807 known Pokémon to fight by their side. This is the last time they’ll be able to do so, at least in the near future....
04:00, 08/17/2019

Beautiful Paintings Of Pokemon's Kanto Region Games artist Simone Mändl has been doing a big series of paintings all about Pokemon. Specifically, the landscapes (and cityscapes) of the Kanto region....
05:51, 07/02/2019

Stop saying 'Minecraft Earth' is essentially 'Pokémon Go' Minecraft Earth is a mobile AR game, but that doesn't mean it's Pokémon Go. Yes, it uses a mobile device. Yes, it superimposes digital objects on the physical landscape -- but that's just the definition of AR. Many stories and conversations a......
10:00, 06/12/2019

Former Oklahoma state senator found dead with gunshot wound is 2nd GOP ex-lawmaker found dead in two days A former Republican state senator in Oklahoma was found dead with a gunshot wound in his home Wednesday, the second former GOP state lawmaker found fatally wounded in as many days....
05:34, 06/08/2019

Real-Life Pokémon Costume Inspires Leggy Fan Art Iwate Prefecture in Japan recently selected Geodude as its official supporter, with the Rock Pokémon doing its best to promote the region. In the Pokémon games and anime, Geodude does not have legs, but its real-world cosplaying counterpart does. Unleash the fan art!...
15:00, 05/17/2019

Technology that changed us: The 2010s, from Amazon Echo to Pokémon Go In this 50-year retrospective, we're not just looking at technology year by year, we're looking at technologies that had an impact on us, paved the way for the future, and changed us, in ways good and bad. (Previously: The 2000s)...
14:51, 06/28/2019

Team Rocket is now prepared to fight Pokémon Go trainers We hope you're prepared for trouble, because you can now fight Team Rocket grunts in Pokémon Go. Niantic has started rolling out the update it promised a week ago, adding dark-colored PokéStops with the Team Rocket logo at various locat......
12:34, 07/23/2019

Armored Mewtwo Is Coming To Pokemon GO On July 10th Mewtwo is coming back to Pokemon GO raids but will be sporting a new look. This armored version is based on Mewtwo’s appearance from the upcoming Pokemon anime film Mewtwo Strikes Back: Evolution....
20:34, 07/05/2019

'Pokémon Go' will drop Apple Watch support after July 1st If you're used to advancing your Pokémon Go game with an Apple Watch, you'll want to change your habits. Niantic is ending support for the Apple Watch after July 1st -- beyond that, you can't connect your watch to the creature-catching game.......
04:34, 06/02/2019

Indie Band Shows Their Pokémon Love In New Release Indie band Origami Angel’s upcoming EP, Gen 3, is packed with references to Pokémon. The limited edition cassette tapes, which have already sold out, feature art inspired by the franchise. Although the band’s guitarist and singer, Ryland Heagy, said that the songs aren’t necessarily Pokémon-themed, ...
00:51, 05/21/2019

'Pokémon Go' players are getting 10 days of 'Detective Pikachu' events Pokémon used brand synergy. It's super effective! To celebrate Detective Pikachu hitting theaters on May 10th, Pokémon Go is getting a heap of new content. From May 7th to May 17th, players of the popular mobile game will find themselve......
20:51, 05/06/2019

Pokémon Direct, Overwatch League and E3 Kick Off This Week This week we’re getting Pokémon details directly from Nintendo, as well as jumping back into the Overwatch League, rising from the ashes in X-Men, and kicking off E3 week on Saturday. Here’s your heads up about what’s making waves big and small this week in the world of games and beyond. Watch the v...
01:34, 06/04/2019

Exciting new Pokémon game just sounds like an app that tracks your sleep The success of Detective Pikachu has proven that there’s still a huge market for that electric mouse and all of his pocket monster friends, but there still won’t be another real Pokémon video game sequel until later this year. To make that wait a little easier, the Pokémon Company has announced a ne...
06:17, 05/29/2019

Nintendo announces new Pokemon game for Android and iOS devices As expected, Nintendo is bringing another Pokemon game to Android and iOS devices. The game is called Pokemon Rumble Rush and is already available for download if you have an Android device and live in Australia. Otherwise, you'll have to wait a little bit longer, according to Nintendo.Just like the...
06:34, 05/16/2019

The Harry Potter Pokémon Go game is so ugly it's almost magic Every Friday, A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend?...
14:34, 07/12/2019

Nintendo reveals surprise new Pokemon mobile game With no great fanfare, a new mobile game called Pokemon Rumble Rush was announced this week. Rumble Rush is the latest in the Rumble series (called Pokemon Scramble in Japan), a lesser spin-off of the main Pokemon games that’s basically a beat-em-up involving chibi versions of your favorite pocket m...
02:34, 05/16/2019

Pokemon GO drops support for older Android smartphones Niantic, developer of Pokemon GO smash hit, has just announced it will discontinue support for older Android smartphones after July 1, 2019. There's no reasoning behind the decision, so we can only guess that the numerous updates the team plans to deliver in the coming months (years?) will probably ...
12:34, 06/19/2019

A mobile version of ‘Pokémon Rumble’ is coming to iOS and Android Yet another Pokémon game is coming to smartphones. Pokémon Rumble Rush appeared in Australia's Google Play store today, and according to EuroGamer, it's "coming soon" for iOS and Android....
00:00, 05/16/2019

Pokemon GO developer announces new little monsters are coming to the game It appears that Pokemon GO is still going strong three years after its official launch. Developer Niantic has done a great job keeping the game fresh enough to remain a blockbuster in an industry where success comes and goes like a falling star.When the game was released on iOS back in 2016, players...
07:00, 05/20/2019

Niantic sues group of alleged 'Pokémon Go' cheaters It's not just multi-platform gaming giants suing cheaters. Niantic has sued members of Global++ for allegedly offering "unauthorized derivative" (read: hacked) versions of Pokémon Go, Ingress and even the still-in-beta Harry Potter: Wizards U......
13:00, 06/17/2019

New Pokemon mobile games, apps and services announced Today was a big day for Pokemon fans, as the Japanese company that owns the rights of the franchise has just revealed new Pokemon games, services, and apps that will be coming to mobile and Nintendo Switch. The newly announced Pokemon Home is a cloud-based service that allows players to share Pokemo...
05:51, 05/29/2019

Watch the 'Pokémon Sword and Shield' Nintendo Direct right here Switch owners, assemble! Nintendo has a special Direct presentation dedicated to Pokémon Sword and Shield today. If you've been living under a Geodude for the last four months, these are the proper, all-new Switch RPGs that fans have been clam......
15:17, 06/05/2019

I Got Caught In A Silent Pokémon Go Battle With A Stranger A Few Feet Away Like many people, I played Pokémon Go for a few months when it first came out in 2016, then I abandoned it for three years. Since I work from home and the game’s leveling mechanics revolve around a pedometer, I could never seem to level up my Pokémon fast enough. For the past six months, I’ve been d...
19:51, 05/08/2019

Here’s How Detective Pikachu Brought Pokémon Into the Real World When the trailer for Detective Pikachu was released last fall, a debate emerged online over a seemingly trivial question: Does Pikachu have fur? While the cartoon version of the beloved Pokémon has a smooth exterior, the trailer for the live-action film adaptation, which opens May 10, showed...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Team Rocket Has Invaded Pokémon Go, But They Sure Are Hard To Track Down Pokémon Go players booted up the mobile game today to find the world invaded by the franchise’s original baddies, Team Rocket. In addition to taking over Pokéstops and challenging trainers to fights, the dastardly villains have also disrupted the local ecology, changing the kinds of Pokémon that pla...
05:51, 07/26/2019

Pokemon GO's best yearly event makes a return this month Last year, Pokemon GO kicked off a special event that soon became one of the most popular Niantic, the company behind the smash hit, has ever launched. The event called Adventure Week offered Trainers sweet rewards and the possibility to catch rare Pokemon for a very limited time.One year later, the...
20:34, 06/05/2019

Nintendo's E3 will center on Pokémon, Zelda and Luigi's Mansion We already knew that Nintendo would be focusing on 2019 games at E3 this year (sorry, Metroid Prime fans). Today, the company has gone a step further and revealed the exact games that will be playable on the show floor: Pokémon Sword and Shiel......
15:34, 06/06/2019

New Pokemon mobile game coming to Android and iOS this summer Many have tried to clone Pokemon GO massive financial success, but no AR (augmented reality) mobile games managed to get nowhere near Niantic's smash hit in terms of revenue. The latest contender, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite made just 4% of the revenue Pokemon GO made on the first day.Well, it looks...
00:17, 06/28/2019

'Pokémon Sword' and 'Shield' will have version-exclusive gyms If you've ever complained that the differences between Pokémon game editions were too small, relief might be in sight. When Pokémon Sword and Shield arrive in November, they'll include not just differences in the creature lineup and tr......
18:00, 07/08/2019

Detective Pikachu's Pokemon Designs Are Disgustingly Cute Stephen Molyneaux was one of the artists on Detective Pikachu, and his work—helping “translate the wonderful designs by Ken Sugimori into the real world”—is so cute I can barely look at it....
04:34, 05/23/2019

The real enemy in Pokémon Sword and Shield? The gig economy Fans all the world over are eagerly awaiting the release of Pokémon Sword and Shield, the next mainline Pokémon game. If you thought you had to work hard to afford your Nintendo Switch console, though, spare a thought for those poor Pokémon – who will be taking part in the gig ...
20:34, 08/08/2019

'Pokémon Masters' brings old trainers together in one mobile game The Pokémon Company is working on another mobile game in addition to Sleep, which is designed to track your sleeping time to unlock new characters. It's called Pokémon Masters, and it will give you a way to fight alongside trainers from......
17:17, 05/29/2019

Pokémon Sword And Shield Will Have Co-Op Raids (And Everything Else We Learned Today) Pokémon Sword and Shield, the long awaited new entry in the Pokémon franchise for Nintendo Switch, is coming out November 15th. Now we finally know more about the region of Galor, the Pokémon adventure that awaits you there, and the pocket monsters that live there....
21:17, 06/05/2019

Pokémon manga e-books are available in schools and libraries worldwide Pokémon manga e-books are now available to public libraries and schools worldwide through OverDrive, Inc. Students and library patrons can visit overdrive.com to find a participating library. From there, you'll be able to download Pokém......
22:17, 06/11/2019

The next big Pokemon mobile game is coming to iOS and Android this summer Pokemon Go is clearly the biggest and most recognizable Pokemon game on mobile, but it’s far from the only one. In fact, there are about half a dozen other official Pokemon titles on the App Store and Google Play, including Pokemon Shuffle, Pokemon Duel, and Pokemon Quest. But The Pokemon Comp...
02:17, 06/28/2019

The Best Phones You Can Buy Right Now  The big spring phone release season is finally over, and with it, we’ve got a bunch of exciting and affordable new handsets including the new Pixel 3a, OnePlus 7 Pro, and Moto G7 to help balance out pricey $1,000 flagships such as Galaxy S10. However, with prices for these new phones ranging from $3...
21:17, 05/17/2019

Pokémon Rumble Rush Is As Basic As Pocket Monster Battling Gets The mobile game formerly known as Pokéland and now called Pokémon Rumble Rush is out today for Australian Google Play users. While the rest of the world waits for the latest mobile Pokémon game to come their way, we nipped off to Aussie Android land to give it a go. It’s pretty simple free-to-play f...
22:51, 05/15/2019

Pokemon: Detective Pikachu Doesn't Deserve Ryan Reynolds In Pokemon: Detective Pikachu, the first-ever live-action Pokemon movie, a young man (Justice Smith) and a talking Pikachu (Ryan Reynolds) set off to solve a missing-persons case that has......
15:17, 05/10/2019

Minecraft Earth takes the original game and blends it with Pokemon Go After teasing the announcement during its Build 2019 keynote, Microsoft has officially announced Minecraft Earth, a new augmented reality (AR) game in the style of Pokemon Go for iOS and Android devices. The announcement was made today – on the game’s 10-year anniversary – ...
23:17, 05/17/2019

‘Pokemon Go’ adds Team Rocket, better battles, and more in massive update One of the knocks on Pokemon Go when it launched, and one of the reasons many players lost interest, was its lack of traditional gameplay elements. There simply wasn’t much to do in terms of actual interaction outside of swiping on the screen to throw a Poke Ball or tapping on the screen to ba...
22:34, 07/16/2019

‘Pokemon Masters’ gameplay trailer gives us our best look yet at real-time battles While Pokemon Go continues to add new features and refresh old ones to keep people playing, no one would ever mistake the mobile smash hit for a traditional Pokemon title. The same may not be true of Pokemon Masters, which looks like it’s shaping up to be one of the deeper Pokemon games outsid...
07:00, 07/19/2019

Pokémon Sword and Shield arrive worldwide on November 15, 2019 Nintendo Switch has Pokémon games, but it doesn’t really have its own Pokémon games, not in the true sense. Pokémon Sword and Shield, coming November 15, 2019, will be the first real Pokémon games (don’t even mention Pokémon Let’s Go – don’t) for Nintendo Switch, and now we ...
16:34, 06/05/2019

Square Enix Announces Dragon Walk, Its Version Of Pokémon Go Today, Square Enix announced Dragon Walk, an augmented-reality game based on Dragon Quest that encourages players to get out and about. The Pokémon Go comparisons are inevitable....
14:00, 06/03/2019

Sensor Tower: Pokémon Go’s 2019 spending up 33% from first 4 months of 2018 Sensor Tower estimates Pokémon Go brought in $65 million worldwide in April, a 15 percent over what it made in April 2018, and $270 million for the year, up 33% from 2018.Read More...
01:17, 05/07/2019

Pokémon Masters sees you befriending some iconic trainers this summer It truly is the year of Pokémon. Hot on the trail of Pokémon Sleep and Pokémon Sword and Shield, the Pokémon Company has revealed further details on its upcoming mobile title: Pokémon Masters.Pokémon Masters will release "this summer" (between July and September) for An...
14:00, 06/28/2019

'Detective Pikachu' can't solve the riddle of live-action Pokemon Everything worth seeing in "Pokemon Detective Pikachu" neatly fits in the coming-attractions trailer, leaving a pretty numbing additional 100 minutes of sound and furry. Those deeply invested in the franchise will likely find bits to like, but in terms of fashioning a memorable live-action version, ...
19:34, 05/09/2019

Pokémon characters have their own pea-sized region in brain, study finds The first Pokémon game was released in 1996 for the Nintendo Game Boy. Detective Pikachu, the first live-action film inspired by the classic Nintendo game Pokémon, hits theaters on May 10. So it's timely that a new paper has just appeared in Nature Human Behavior, concluding that people who avidly...
02:17, 05/07/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield trailer reveals some new battle mechanics The Pokémon World Championships are taking place right now and that makes it the perfect time for Nintendo and Game Freak to drop some brand new Pokémon Sword and Shield information, including a new trailer. The new details revolve around the game’s updated and layered battle s...
13:34, 08/17/2019

‘Dragon Quest Walk’ turns ‘Pokemon Go’ into a full-scale RPG There have been multiple Pokemon Go clones in the years since the mobile phenomenon launched, but none have made a fraction of the impact as the original. Niantic’s next game, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, has a chance to once again reach a wide audience when it launches later this year, but an...
12:17, 06/04/2019

Adults who played ‘Pokemon’ on Game Boy have special ‘regions’ in brains Adults who played Pokémon as kids have specialized “Pokémon regions” in their brains that respond more to the digital characters compared to people who have never played the game, a new study revealed. University of Pennsylvania doctoral student Michael Barnett and former Stanford colleague Jesse Go...
09:51, 05/08/2019

Gotta catch 'em snores: Pokemon sleep app to launch next year Japan's the Pokemon Company said on Wednesday it was developing "Pokemon Sleep", a mobile app that tracks players' sleep and uses the data for gameplay, with a release date set for next year....
08:34, 05/29/2019

Pokémon Sword And Shield Director Says It's About 'Growing And Evolving'—For The Trainer, Too For Pokémon producer Junichi Masuda and Pokémon Sword and Shield director Shigeru Ohmori, the spirit of Pokémon is all about metamorphosis....
23:17, 06/17/2019

Preorder Pokémon Sword or Shield With Prime, Get a $10 Amazon Credit Nope, you didn’t dream it, there really is a full-fledged set of Pokémon games coming to the Switch later this year, and Amazon’s offering a (increasingly rare) $10 preorder credit to Prime members on both the Sword and Shield editions....
23:00, 05/13/2019

The Internet Reacts To Today's Pokémon Sword And Shield News This morning we all learned more about Pokémon Sword and Shield, and also met my new child, Wooloo. The internet is as excited for new Pokémon as I am....
23:17, 06/05/2019

Pokémon Sleep: game unveiled that 'turns sleeping into entertainment' After turning walking into a game, franchise now aims to ‘reward good sleep habits as part of a healthy lifestyle’The Pokémon Company has announced a new game in line with its hit Pokémon Go, called Pokémon Sleep, which aims to “turn sleeping into entertainment”.The new game involves tracking a play...
14:17, 05/29/2019

Watch the ‘Pokemon Sword and Shield’ Direct live stream right here at 9AM A few months after unveiling the first ever main series Pokemon games developed exclusively for a home console, Nintendo is returning on Wednesday, June 5th at 6 AM PT / 9 AM ET to share more details about the new games in a live-streamed Pokemon Direct. Nintendo says that the Direct will feature ro...
02:34, 06/06/2019

Square Enix's answer to 'Pokémon Go' is 'Dragon Quest Walk' Square Enix today announced its own AR exploration game in the style of Pokémon Go. Dragon Quest Walk will include challenges to visit real-world locations to complete quests and though the gameplay details aren't clear, the trailer highlights......
13:17, 06/03/2019

'Pokémon Sword' and 'Shield' come to Nintendo Switch on November 15th The next core titles in the Pokémon franchise, Sword and Shield, will be released on November 15th, 2019. Developer Game Freak confirmed the news in a 15-minute Direct that also included a host of gameplay and story tidbits. One of these, Dyna......
18:17, 06/05/2019

A rare Pokemon card that sold for $60,000 was lost in the mail last August Two Pokemon Trading Card Game enthusiasts found each other on eBay last year. One was selling the very rare Trainer No. 3, which the other agreed to buy for $60,000. So far, so good. However, the package was then sent via mail, and the card disappeared before reaching its new owner overseas. Almost ...
21:00, 07/10/2019

The Pokemon Company Didn't Like That Lickitung Scene In Detective Pikachu Pokemon Detective Pikachu hit theaters this weekend and contains many CGI recreations of famous Pokemon creatures. Creating these digital animals was challenging and in a Time Magazine story, released earlier this week, the visual effects team behind the film talked about the work involved in creati...
18:51, 05/11/2019

5G phones: these are going to be the first next-gen handsets Update: The first 5G phones are now available to buy in some regions and ever more are being announced and rumored.We're now starting to see 5G networks get switched on in a few parts of the world, with more networks in more countries set to launch later in 2019. They're faster than 4G, bu...
16:51, 05/22/2019

Best Phones Under Rs. 7,000 in India Right Now Best phones under Rs. 7,000 include Realme C2 and Asus ZenFone Max M1. Other top mobiles under 7000 include Redmi 6A, Infinix Note 5, and Infinix Smart 3 Plus. Our bonus picks are Lenovo K9 and Nokia......
14:51, 07/04/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Release Date Confirmed - watch the new trailer here Nintendo and The Pokemon Company are set to release more information about the upcoming Pokemon Switch games later today - here's what you need to know....
16:34, 06/05/2019

Square Enix to launch its Pokemon GO mobile game competitor in 2019 Square Enix, a major Japanese game developer and publisher, has just announced that one of its most beloved franchises, Dragon Quest will be making its debut on mobile in the AR form. Augmented Reality has exploded following Pokemon GO's amazing success on smartphones, so it's no wonder that every m...
11:17, 06/04/2019

The Nintendo Switch Lite Is Getting A Lovely Pokémon Sword and Shield Edition If you’re able to hold off a few weeks on buying the new Nintendo Switch Lite when it releases September 20, you’ll have the chance to get a pretty slick version of Nintendo’s latest Switch: the Pokémon Sword and Shield-themed Zacian and Zamazenta edition....
15:17, 07/10/2019

Pokémon Sword and Shield will place focus on the Switch's handheld mode We've not heard much in the way of details about the next generation of Pokémon games since Nintendo announced them in February.We do know that Pokémon Sword and Shield will be set in Britain and introduce a new generation of Pokémon for us to swoon over and now, thanks to Ninten...
16:17, 04/29/2019

Pokémon Sword & Shield releases right between Star Wars and Death Stranding Nintendo today revealed more about its upcoming RPG, Pokémon Sword & Shield on today’s Direct presentation, including its release date. We now know the game’s release date, and it’s right in the November sweet spot, squished into a release window with long-awaited Kojima wtfery Death Stranding and t...
00:34, 06/06/2019

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Improves On What Makes Pokémon Go Great Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is the amount of game that I wanted Pokémon Go to be at launch. It’s polished, there’s lots of stuff to do, and it sometimes really makes you feel like you’re a wizard....
07:00, 06/21/2019

Kotaku Pokémon Sword And Shield Will Have Co-Op Raids (And Everything Else We Learned Today) | Gizmo Kotaku Pokémon Sword And Shield Will Have Co-Op Raids (And Everything Else We Learned Today) | Gizmodo YouTube: No, We Won’t Remove These Videos of Racist, Anti-Gay Harassment Because It’s Just ‘Debating’ | Jalopnik IndyCar Driver’s Withdrawal from Ovals Raises Larger Questions About Driver Safety |...
17:00, 06/05/2019

Watch live: 'Pokemon Sword' and 'Shield' Nintendo Direct livestream Nintendo is set to release more information regarding "Pokemon Sword" and "Shield" during a livestreamed Nintendo Direct presentation on Wednesday at 9 a.m....
14:17, 06/05/2019

Pokémon Sword and Shield release date, trailers, and brand new features After releasing some of the best games in franchise history on the Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo and Game Freak are finally ready to bring the main Pokémon games to the Nintendo Switch – the first of which are called Pokémon Sword and Shield.The games will release globally on Nintendo...
20:34, 08/08/2019

Wizards Unite is a bloated, slow, Harry Potter-ified Pokémon Go Here we are, on a quest to collect a bunch of magical detritus. Three years ago, Nintendo and Niantic released Pokémon Go, and the resulting game became an instant cultural phenomenon on hundreds of millions of mobile phones. In retrospect, the formula seems ...
21:00, 06/21/2019

Forget Pokemon Sword and Shield, two more amazing RPGs have just been confirmed for Switch Bandai Namco has announced it will be bringing two much-loved RPGs to Nintendo Switch and PC later this year, ahead of Pokemon 's mainline Switch debut. Here's what you need to know....
17:00, 07/08/2019

Netflix to launch a ‘Stranger Things’ game in the style of ‘Pokemon Go’ in 2020 Looking to capitalize on the mainstream success of Stranger Things, Netflix recently announced a new partnership with Next Games to develop a brand new Stranger Things video game. “Our core focus will be to deliver on Stranger Things’ rich and intense themes like friendship and supernatu...
03:00, 06/14/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield: It looks like more Nintendo Switch game news is coming in May Nintendo and Game Freak tend to stick to reliable schedules when revealing new games - and we're hoping that means we get more Pokemon information soon....
12:34, 05/07/2019

‘Pokémon Go’ creator buys hybrid board game company Sensible Object Niantic, the company behind Pokémon Go, is up to something -- but exactly what is yet to be revealed. Following a number of AR and game company acquisitions over the last 18 months, Niantic has now purchased London-based Sensible Object, a gam......
21:51, 06/18/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield LEAK confirms more unannounced features for Switch RPG Nintendo and Game Freak has been teasing out new Pokemon information this week, and it looks like that means a previous leak is pretty much on the money - here's what you need to know....
14:00, 07/14/2019

Pokemon Centre set to open in London on Oct 18 to celebrate launch of Sword & Shield The Pokemon Company has announced that the UK will be getting its first-ever Pokemon Center later this year - here's everything you need to know about the upcoming pop-up....
11:00, 08/06/2019

Vanessa Bayer is Pikachu, and other lessons from this effort to fit 151 Pokémon to SNL's entire cast If you’re a particular sort of Nerd Of A Certain Age, the number 151 carries a special totemic significance: Counting the enigmatic, buggy Mew, it’s the number of mostly-ferocious cartoon cockfight beasties populating the original Pokémon Red and Pokémon Blue, a.k.a. the number that kids in the earl...
04:51, 05/24/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Pokémon: The Power of Us - The Ani Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Pokémon: The Power of Us - The Ani-TAY Review • Spacemon: Frontier - A Pokémon TRPG - Chapter 49: Spirits of the Sands • TAY Retro: Atari 2600 - Activision “We Put You In The Game”[TV Commercial, NA]...
18:34, 05/28/2019

Wands out: the Harry Potter mobile game from the makers of Pokemon Go is live Ready your wands, Potterheads: Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, the free-to-play mobile game by Pokemon Go creator Niantic, is live on iOS and Android – at least in the US. The game was originally set for a worldwide release on Friday, June 21, so its planned global rollout might just have s...
23:00, 06/20/2019

‘Harry Potter’ mobile game from the makers of ‘Pokemon Go’ launches this Friday When Pokemon Go launched in 2016, it was a genuine phenomenon. You could hardly take ten steps outside before running into someone staring at their phone, attempting to catch a Pikachu. The fervor inevitably began to dissipate in the months that followed, but Pokemon Go continues to generate million...
11:17, 06/20/2019

Harry Potter Wizards Unite: Pokémon Go for the Potterverse is released on Friday Everything you need to know about the next big augmented-reality game before its 21 June release dateHarry Potter: Wizards Unite will bring a little magic into the world tomorrow, as fans will be able to step into the world of the Boy Who Lived thanks to the augmented-reality smartphone game.Players...
01:51, 06/21/2019

New trailer for ‘Mewtwo Strikes Back Evolution’ is full of Pokémon nostalgia More than twenty years after the release of the first Pokémon movie, the film is being reimagined with an all-new computer-generated release in Japan. The first trailer dropped at the start of this year, and now a second trailer shows more of......
21:51, 07/05/2019

Detective Pikachu director Rob Letterman on bringing the world of Pokémon to life Pokémon: Detective Pikachu marks the first-ever live-action adaptation of the long-running media franchise, with a completely game Ryan Reynolds voicing the title character. Ahead of its release this Friday, we sat down with some of the cast and crew of the film for a trio of videos on all things Po...
19:34, 05/06/2019

Game Freak addresses fan response to Pokémon Sword and Shield Pokédex Pokémon Sword and Shield producer, Junichi Masuda, has issued a message to fans of the series, addressing the negative reaction to the recent news that the latest games won’t feature every single Pokémon.During E3 2019, it emerged that Sword and Shield, the eighth generation of Pok&...
01:51, 06/30/2019

‘Pokémon Detective Pikachu’ review: A surprise comedy caper that works While Sonic the Hedgehog fans fumed over the film treatment of their spiny pal — prompting director Jeff Fowler to redo Sonic’s toothsome look for his upcoming movie — Pokémon enthusiasts will adore the titular yellow cutie of “Pokémon Detective Pikachu.” He’s fuzzy with rosy cheeks, a lighting bolt...
21:51, 05/08/2019

The best cheap phones in the US 2019 The best cheap phone in the US can be a little difficult to choose, as it's won't always come down to which phone launches at a low starting price. Some of the best cheap smartphones are actually older higher-tier models with heavy discounts, while certain new phones offer killer value and...
23:00, 06/20/2019

Here are all the 5G phones coming in 2019 5G is here. It is not everywhere, that's certain, but in the coming months, we're only going to hear more and more about the advancements in the field – about the faster speeds, the greater capacity, and the new applications made possible by the next generation of cellular services. And it's only a ...
02:34, 05/03/2019

10 best Android phones 2019: which should you buy? If you're looking out for the best Android phone you can buy, this is the place to be, as we've put all the biggest and best Google-powered handsets through their paces to come up with this rundown of all the best Android smartphones.If you're an Android fan, you'll certainly app...
14:51, 06/27/2019

Best phones under Rs 15,000 in India for May 2019 One of the extremely crowded mobile phone segment, the sub-Rs 15,000 budget range is making Indian consumers spoilt for choices. This particular segment is filled with phones by companies like Xiaomi, Samsung, Nokia among others making it harder for buyers to zero in on a single phone. Having said t...
14:17, 05/13/2019

New 5G phones may not get much cheaper for 2-3 years There are a handful of 5G phones available right now – if you're lucky enough to live in an area covered by the early rollout of the next generation network – and they all have one thing in common. The cost.At the moment you can only purchase flagship 5G smartphones, and with a hi...
16:17, 07/01/2019

Best Android phones in UAE for 2019: which should you buy? If you're looking out for the best Android phone you can buy, this is the place to be, as we've put all the biggest and best Google-powered handsets through their paces to come up with this rundown of all the best Android smartphones.If you're an Android fan, you'll certainly app...
14:34, 07/11/2019

The best budget phones in the UAE 2019 The best cheap phone in the UAE or Saudi Arabia can be a little tricky to pick, as it's not always going to be based around what phone launches with a low starting price. Some of the best cheap smartphones are actually older models with heavy discounts, while certain new phones offer killer val...
11:17, 05/19/2019

Forget about 5G phones, the always-on 5G Windows 10 PC is almost here The first 5G networks are here in several markets, including the US, Korea, and Europe, and buyers already have access to a bunch of exciting 5G smartphones, including the Galaxy S10 5G and OnePlus 5G. On top of that, 5G mobile hotspots are already available in stores. But there’s another type...
23:00, 05/27/2019

Best new phones expected in 2019 What new phones are coming in 2019? And what new features can we expect to see?With plenty of rumors floating about upcoming phones, it's time to take an early look at what 2019 will bring us.Most smartphone makers have already settled on a yearly upgrade cycle and we already have a good idea of whe...
02:17, 05/14/2019

HTC launches two new phones, surprising everyone Most people thought that HTC had silently departed the smartphone game, beyond its attempts to launch a blockchain phone in the HTC Exodus, but it seems most people were wrong, as the company has just launched two new smartphones.The HTC U19e and HTC Desire U19+ are the company's two new device...
23:17, 06/11/2019

You Should Definitely Track Your Loved Ones' Phones. Actually Maybe Not. Apple’s Find My Friends, Google Maps location sharing and Life360 let you stay on top of where your family and friends are, which can be both incredibly creepy and incredibly helpful....
02:34, 08/16/2019

After Math: We're not playing around E3 2019 is nearly upon us and the gaming news is already coming at a breakneck pace. Google divulged new details about its upcoming Stadia game streaming service and Razor announced the launch of a new lightweight headset while GameStop's downward sp......
20:17, 06/09/2019

Playing VR Alone Is Terrifying I recently bought Beat Saber for PSVR and have been playing it with my girlfriend. It’s fun and is a great way to get up and move around more. But when she is out of the house, I still sometimes want to play VR. But I’ve tried playing Beat Saber and other VR games alone and I always end up nervous, ...
20:34, 07/05/2019

What Are You Playing This Weekend? The weekend is for taking up running again, or at least plodding around the park cursing myself for saying “I’ll just start again when it’s warm out” last winter. It’s also for video games....
22:00, 05/10/2019

It’s fun playing with The Boys—too bad they don’t have anything to say Real talk: The Boys is about how superheroes are bad. In fact, the most shocking reveals of The Boys are when people turn out to be somewhat good. The Amazon Prime Video drama rolls around in this ethos like a pig in mud, to a degree where one might almost question why we even care about the super-p...
16:17, 07/26/2019

ROM Hacking Website Removes Volunteer Staffer Who Took Down LGBT-Friendly Pokémon Hack Last Sunday, the popular ROM hacking resource website Romhacking.net rejected one fan’s Pokémon Crystal hack. While rejected hacks aren’t unusual, what was unusual was the reasoning. This fan hacked the game so that the Pokémon move “attract” worked on all genders, and it was rejected for being a “p...
23:51, 05/02/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield NEW TRAILER reveals New Galarian forms for Weezing and Zigzagoon A Nintendo Direct is revealing more information about Pokemon Sword and Shield later today, August 7 - and there are leaks that suggest what the presentation may contain. Here's what you need to know....
20:34, 08/07/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield: Fan-favourite gameplay feature CONFIRMED for Nintendo Switch RPG A new Pokemon gameplay feature has been confirmed thanks to a fairly unlikely source - here's everything you need to know about the latest Pokemon Sword/Shield updates....
17:00, 05/20/2019

Pokémon Rumble Rush is an island-hopping, monster-capturing romp for iOS and Android The new mobile game has you exploring different islands in the Pokémon universe. You can collect new monsters through a simple battle system.Read More...
12:51, 05/16/2019

Pokémon Masters hands-on — Trainer battles get real-time co-op play on iOS and Android DeNA and The Pokemon Company showed off Pokemon Masters, a new mobile game where players can battle each other with both Pokemon and their trainers.Read More...
08:34, 07/24/2019

'Pokemon,' 'Gears of War' and other nostalgic video games are a multi-billion-dollar business "Pokémon," "Final Fantasy," and "Gears of War" are about as different as video games can be, but what they share in common is surprising: They're more than a decade old and still producing new, exceedingly popular games....
04:00, 06/28/2019

Pokemon Masters: iOS, Android game gets first gameplay trailer, release date update The newest Pokemon game is almost here - and today we got a closer look at how it's going to play and what you'll be able to do on the mobile game. Here's what you need to know....
16:34, 07/18/2019

Pokémon T-Shirt Contest Winner Disqualified, Design Pulled From Upcoming Game Earlier this week, Japanese clothing company Uniqlo announced Chinese artist Li Wen Pei had won its UT Grand Prix contest for designing Pokémon T-shirts. He was set to win $10,000 and have his design featured in Pokémon Sword and Shield, set to come to Switch later this year. Uniqlo now says Wen Pei...
22:17, 05/23/2019

Pokemon Go News: Team Rocket, Armored Mewtwo and more coming to Android, iOS this month? It looks like Niantic could be due to add more features to evergreen real-world Pokemon hit, Pokemon Go. And things could be about to get more villainous than ever......
16:17, 07/07/2019

‘Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’ couldn’t match the early success of ‘Pokemon Go’ After launching a day early in the US, the new AR-based mobile game from Niantic that draws from the magical world of J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter does an admirable job of following up the company’s previous smash hit mobile game, Pokemon Go. Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is now available t...
05:17, 06/25/2019

Armoured Mewtwo Pokemon Go: Release time, Raid Counters, Moves, Stats, Max CP and more Niantic is adding Armored Mewtwo to Pokemon Go in a new update later today - here's everything you need to know about how to take on this newly armored Raid Boss...
19:34, 07/10/2019

How the Pokémon Games (and Even Avengers: Infinity War) Influenced Detective Pikachu's Wild Climax Detective Pikachu is already a pretty weird movie—it’s a noir film for kids starring outlandish creatures, one of which wears an incredibly adorable deerstalker hat. But it takes an even weirder turn for its climactic third act. A turn that required VFX studio MCP to explore not only the games for ...
01:17, 06/01/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Shock: Pokedex trouble isn't only bad news for Nintendo Switch Nintendo Switch owners were looking forward to the Pokemon Sword and Switch release, but some more bad news has made fans even more frustrated with the next game in the series....
09:36, 07/06/2019

Sensor Tower — Harry Potter: Wizards Unite’s first day is slower than Pokémon Go’s debut Harry Potter: Wizards Unite launched yesterday for iOS and Android in the U.S. and UK, and Niantic's new game conjured about 400,000 installs.Read More...
20:51, 06/21/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Armoured Mewtwo rumour resurfaces following new movie release A new armoured version of Mewtwo has been revealed, and it's gotten Pokemon fans very intrigued as to what role this new legendary may play in the upcoming Nintendo Switch games....
17:51, 05/15/2019

How the Team Behind Detective Pikachu Answered the Existential Questions Around the Movie's Strangest Pokémon Pokémon come in all shapes and sizes. Some are cute little sheep, some are giant bugs. Some are gods. Some are ghosts. Some are...your keys? They can get weird. Weird enough that one of the VFX teams behind the movie found themselves asking questions they thought they’d never have to ask themselves....
02:17, 05/31/2019

Pokémon Card Requiring Players To Speak Banned To Prevent Linguistic Confusion The Pokémon Company announced late yesterday that it’s banning one of the Pokémon trading card game’s newest cards at this year’s World Championship. That’s because this card introduces some potential language barrier issues between international players that would, overall, make it a huge pain in ...
20:00, 08/06/2019

Junichi Masuda Had To Remind People That Game Freak Makes The Pokémon Games Quick! Who has made the mainline Pokémon games? That’s right, Game Freak. But some people think the answer is Nintendo. According to Junichi Masuda, lots of people do....
15:51, 07/23/2019

Pokémon Masters Brings Real-Time Team Battles To Mobile This Summer Announced last month and due out on iOS and Android this summer, DeNA’s Pokémon Masters has players forming teams of famous Pokémon trainers and their partners for three-on-three battles on the artificial island of Pasio. Fresh details on the game highlight its strong focus on the trainers behind th...
00:00, 06/28/2019

Pokemon Go creators release Harry Potter mobile game Wizards Unite The creators of mobile gaming phenomenon Pokemon Go unleashed a new game on Thursday that features Harry Potter and other characters from the wizarding world made famous in best-selling books and blockbuster movies....
02:51, 06/21/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield: 31 NEW images for Nintendo's new Switch game, coming November 15 NINTENDO has revealed a ton of new Pokemon information today, including the release date - and we've pulled together some of the best screenshots from the trailer to show off the new game, revealing the best info....
16:34, 06/05/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Direct? More Nintendo Switch information coming later this week Nintendo has announced that more information will be coming this week about Nintendo Switch's newest set of Pokemon RPGs: Pokemon Sword and Shield. Here's what ou need to know....
11:00, 08/06/2019

Some Pixel 3a phones are randomly shutting down It hasn't even been two full weeks since Google's 3a and 3a XL were released to the public and some users are already reporting phone-breaking bugs. According to users on a number of forums like Reddit and Google support pages, the new handsets suffe......
01:51, 05/21/2019

Two new Motorola phones coming soon: One Action and One Pro Motorola is on fire this year and not without reason, as Lenovo recently announced that the US-based company is profitable once more. After successfully launching the One Vision, Motorola is readying at least two more mid-range devices.Back in April, rumors about four Motorola smartphones that shoul...
12:51, 05/28/2019

Best Mobile Phones to Buy Under Rs. 25,000 in India Today Best mobile phones under 25000: Poco F1 and Vivo V11 Pro feature in our top picks of best smartphones priced below Rs. 25,000. The list also includes Nokia 8, and Oppo F11 Pro....
13:34, 05/25/2019

|WATCH:Chinainstallssurveillanceappontourists'phones:report An investigative report by the New York Times, the Guardian, Motherboard, Süddeutsche Zeitung and German public broadcaster NDR has uncovered a systematic program to harvest data from the phones of tourists entering Xinjiang....
20:51, 08/09/2019

Best phones under Rs 12,000 in India for August 2019 Thanks to the ever-increasing competition in the budget smartphone segment in India, Indian smartphone buyers have never had it this good, especially in the sub-Rs 15,000 segment. There are options from several companies if you’re looking for a good smartphone under Rs 15,000, but options und...
20:34, 08/18/2019

Nearly everything there is to know about Google’s next Pixel phones just leaked Hardcore Android fans absolutely adore Google’s Pixel smartphones… but pretty much no one else buys them. They’re fantastic handsets, don’t get us wrong, but Google simply doesn’t have the same marketing muscle as companies like Samsung and Apple. The company also lack...
17:51, 05/02/2019

Samsung wants to blockchainify its budget phones Despite the lackluster launch of the latest Samsung Galaxy S10’s cryptocurrency and blockchain features, the Korean tech giant is reportedly looking to trickle the technology down to its budget smartphones. In an announcement yesterday, senior managing director of Product Strategy at Samsung’s Wirel...
19:51, 05/14/2019

It's time to take Google's Pixel phones more seriously Google got a lot right with the Pixel 3a. It has excellent cameras, reliable performance, respectable battery life and clever software. Best of all, at $400, the Pixel 3a costs half the original price of the flagship Pixel 3. And this formula of comp......
01:18, 07/27/2019

Best "affordable flagship" phones in 2019 What are the best "affordable flagship phones" this year? To answer that, we have to first define the curious phenomenon of a "budget flagship". First, we know that people want the best phone they can get, but of course without paying the high bill that usually comes with a flagship. Many companies ...
17:34, 06/11/2019

Why Some Android Phones Don't Have the Play Store Huawei phones, Amazon tablets, and Google Pixel phones all run Android, but one of those groups of devices doesn’t have access to the Google Play Store—and another could lose it very soon. But why is that? If you’re wondering what exactly Android is and isn’t and why the Play Store only seems to app...
16:51, 05/29/2019

Are foldable phones dead on arrival now? This year was supposed to be a paradigm-shifting one, where we go from the plebeian flat and rigid phone screens to getting a taste of the future where we will fold and roll and unfurl like the benevolent video-guzzlers we are. The first future-fetchers, however, turned out to be... how to euphemise...
15:51, 05/30/2019

Why 5G Phones Are Arriving With Subplot of Espionage The 5G wireless technology now being introduced by phone companies promises to bring a world of innovations to mobile service -- from connected appliances to self-driving cars -- just as cable transformed television generations ago with hundreds of new channels. It also promises to bring a new globa...
11:51, 05/07/2019

Cheapest 4G phones in India for May 2019 The adoption rate of 4G phones has been continuously increasing and the competition in this price segment is getting more intense. Brands are focusing on providing high end features on devices that don't necessarily have the best specifications. Not everyone wants a flagship smartphone whe...
10:34, 05/21/2019

OnePlus explains why its phones don't get given an IP rating OnePlus phones are some of our favorite phones, but there are certain areas where they don't match the top-end handsets, including waterproofing – and now OnePlus has pushed out a video to explain why.The clip shows what we think is a OnePlus 7 Pro getting dropped into a bucket of water,...
17:00, 05/04/2019

5G phones are expensive, but MediaTek wants to change that While we’ve seen the 1Gbps download speeds that we were promised with 5G, it’s only been in expensive flagship phones like the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G, adding price to the list of obstacles standing between the average user and the super-fast mobile networks of the future.But that won&#x...
09:51, 05/29/2019

Best phones under Rs 15,000 in India for August 2019 The Indian smartphone market has been extremely competitive, especially the whole segment from ₹10,000 to ₹20,000. The market is full of so many options that often it can be a bit of a challenge to choose the best smartphone for your needs. In this guide, we're looking at the swee...
20:34, 08/08/2019

Google Stadia may be the first good use for 5G phones  his is a re-published article that we've picked as one of our favorites of the last year from our suite of TechRadar Originals“Who is 5G for?” is a question a lot of tech writers and business pundits are asking right now.Phone companies are tripping over themselves to releas...
13:34, 05/05/2019

Android phones come with pre-installed malware Google has made significant headway when it comes to removing malware from the Play Store but a recent Black Hat presentation from a Google Project Zero researcher has shined light on the fact that many devices ship with malicious apps pre-installed.Maddie Stone, who previously worked on the Android...
21:17, 08/13/2019

These are the Galaxy Note 10 phones in all their splendor The Galaxy Note 10 series is almost here, folks, but you don’t have to wait until August 7th to appreciate their design. Because if it wasn’t clear by now, the Note 10 phones do look amazing. The following images, all leaked press renders of the various Note 10 flavors that Samsung is ab...
15:17, 08/01/2019

The best USB power banks for phones and tablets By Sarah Witman This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and Engadget may earn affiliate commission. Read the full guide to USB power banks for phones......
21:17, 06/07/2019

HTC reveals when it will update three of its phones to Android 9 Pie You might recall that back in March, HTC announced that it would finally update the HTC U12+ to Android 9 Pie sometime during the second quarter. Thanks to a tweet disseminated today by HTC, we can narrow that down even more for you. The company last August announced that the HTC U12+, HTC U11, HTC ...
04:34, 05/11/2019

5G and foldable phones: The promises and problems TechRepublic's Karen Roby and CNET's Jessica Dolcourt discuss the current and future state of the smartphone industry and the much-anticipated benefits of 5G....
08:00, 08/16/2019

5G in Australia: the best phones and networks ranked With the next generation of mobile data connectivity already beginning to spread across Australia, it's time we start to look at how to get the most out of 5G.You can check out our detailed look into what 5G actually is, but the short and sweet of it is that it's an improvement on 4G conne...
04:51, 07/25/2019

Three announces it will sell OnePlus phones You've got a few different options when it comes to buying OnePlus phones in the UK, like Amazon or O2, and now you've got one more, as Three has announced it's to start ranging OnePlus phones.OnePlus hasn't actually said which ones Three will stock, whether it'll sell histo...
16:00, 05/10/2019

Now you can use Android phones, rather than passwords, to log in to Google* Enlarge It could soon become easier for Android users to securely log in to Web accounts. Starting today, Google is rolling out a service that lets people on version 7 and later of Google’s mobile operating system use their device’s fingerprint or screen lock instead of a password when visiting c...
23:51, 08/12/2019

What Your Kid Can Learn By Playing With a Toy House At the beginning of each episode of the new preschool show Moon and Me, a child places her dolls down to sleep in their toy house. “Lay down, Pepi Nana,” the child says, tucking the figurine under the covers of the tiny bed. “Close your eyes. Don’t you peep. This is the way we get to sleep.” She pro...
06:51, 05/24/2019

How Playing In The NFL Ruined Me For Life On The Outside Some NFL players will tell you the league is like prison—prison with paychecks. Each well-paid inmate has a reputation for violence, and every day on the yard, someone gets shanked. Every week, a few guys get released and a few guppies show up. The guys who leave feel a sense of relief, but they soo...
21:51, 06/25/2019

Everything You Need to Start Playing D&D Costs Just $8 Dungeons & Dragons is, dare I say it, cool now? Or at the very least, trendy. If you’re curious to try it out for yourself, but don’t know how to get started, this starter set is down to $8 on Amazon, a new all-time low.Read more......
00:00, 05/02/2019

Mom kills son while playing chicken (KPRC) – A mother was charged Thursday after investigators originally said she accidentally ran over her 3-year-old son earlier this month. Lexus Stagg, 26, was charged with criminally negligent homicide in connection with the June 11 incident at the Westchase Grand Apartments in Houston. Poli...
11:34, 06/25/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Leak: Huge Pokedex news reveals amazing new evolutions and more Game Freak and The Pokemon Company revealed more Pokemon news yesterday, but it appears the developer may have also let on more than it intended if a previous leak is to be believed....
16:51, 06/07/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Pokémon Detective Pikachu Solves T Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Pokémon Detective Pikachu Solves The Mystery Of Being A Good Video Game Movie • Bakemonogatari Pt 1 Review: In Which Doctorkev Worries He Has Started Something He Might Come To Regret • Retro: Atari 2600 - “Happy Holiday” [Commercial,...
18:00, 05/14/2019

Detective Pikachu's Justice Smith and Kathryn Newton talk about joining the Pokémon universe Pokémon: Detective Pikachu marks the first-ever live-action adaptation of the long-running media franchise, with a completely game Ryan Reynolds voicing the title character. Ahead of its release this Friday, we sat down with some of the cast and crew of the film for a trio of videos on all things Po...
18:51, 05/10/2019

8 Tips and Tricks for Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, Where Pokémon Go Meets the Wizarding World Magic is on the loose, and it’s up to wizards to cover it up before muggles figure out what’s going on. Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is the latest mobile game from Niantic, the team behind Pokémon Go, where players venture out into the real world, team up with other wizards, and ba...
19:34, 07/02/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Spacemon: A Pokemon Tabletop Story Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Spacemon: A Pokemon Tabletop Story: Frontier - Chapter 48: The Bounty Hunter • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Wasn’t Fun Until I Cheated • TAY Retro: Mattel - Mattel Electronics Christmas Bonus [TV Commercial, NA]...
16:00, 05/06/2019

Pokémon Detective Pikachu review – Ryan Reynolds grabs film by scruff of the neck The inspired casting of the Deadpool actor transforms this from an average Pokémon movie into fun family fareDetective Pikachu is undoubtedly the best movie ever made… about Pokémon. Nobody who sat through 1998’s awful Pokémon: The First Movie, any subsequent Pokémon films or the more than 1,000 TV ...
06:00, 05/03/2019

Spirits talks Pokémon’s mythical roots, confirming Exeggutor isn’t just some animator’s fever dream Sex And The City premiered nearly 21 years ago, and people are still talking about it. But people aren’t talking about it the same way they talk about the other hit shows of the past two decades (“Aw, remember how good Breaking Bad was?”). No, when fans of Sex And The City talk about their favorite ...
00:51, 05/21/2019

Latest Pokémon Sword And Shield Trailer Reveals Villain Team And New Galarian Forms Fresh information about Pokémon Sword and Shield, shown this morning on the official Pokémon YouTube channel, tells more about the game’s cast. Alongside new monsters—including new Pikachu-adjacent creatures—there’s a quick look at some of the game’s rivals and villains....
01:00, 08/08/2019

Watch: Ryan Reynolds releases 'Detective Pikachu' clip with epic Pokemon battles Ryan Reynolds posted on Twitter a new clip from his upcoming live-action "Pokemon" film "Detective Pikachu" that features the title character battling a Charizard....
15:51, 05/02/2019

Sprint 5G: coverage map, phones and speed tests The Sprint 5G coverage map is live in select US cities and they’re the second American carrier with a 5G phone. That’s a pretty good start for the nation’s fourth-largest network.Sprint 5G speed tests were found to offer 350 and 450 Mbps in Dallas, Texas, according to Tom’...
01:34, 06/08/2019

Google says services on Huawei phones still will function Google is assuring users of Huawei smartphones the American company's services still will work on them following U.S. government restrictions on doing business with the Chinese tech giant....
13:51, 05/20/2019

Motorola's $150 Moto E6 is less ambitious than the phones it replaces Motorola's reputation as a champion of excellent, inexpensive smartphones has never been seriously challenged, and devices like the new Moto Gs have helped the brand maintain its hold on the mid-range market. Of course, not everyone has $250 to drop......
16:17, 07/25/2019

More Mobile Phones Than Humans In The World: Report Thanks to the Internet and its affordability, the world recorded more mobile phones than the people using it, according to the latest data from the United Nations' International Telecommunications......
10:17, 05/01/2019

These 8 Huawei and Honor Phones Will Get Android Q Update First Huawei has swiftly revealed the first batch of smartphones that will be receiving the Android Q update. Huawei and Honor's first batch of phones getting Android Q update include eight smartphones....
08:34, 05/10/2019

Google Maps' AR walking directions comes to many more phones One of Google's coolest apps, by far, has yet to see the light of day for most users. I'm talking about Maps' live AR walking directions -- now known as Live View -- that shows you via a Pokémon-like visual overlay how to get to your destinati......
15:34, 08/08/2019

China is installing spyware on tourists' phones Visitors to Xinjiang in northwest China are experiencing a nasty surprise in the form of a spyware app that's being forcefully installed on their phones....
18:34, 07/03/2019

Flying the unfriendly skies with cell phones There are few experiences that test your patience more than flying across the country in a tube, among hundreds of people, elbow to elbow, in a very cramped space. On top of that, most will also be carrying a cell phones and either don’t know the rules of cell phone etiquette or could simply c...
01:34, 07/27/2019

Autocar confidential: Seat phones it in, Hyundai-Kia tries some DIY and more People aren't buying the XE because they haven't driven it, says Jaguar's marketing director Our reporters empty their notebooks to round up a week in gossip from across the automotive industry In this week's edition of Autocar confidential, we hear why Hyundai and Kia are bringing interior produ...
03:34, 06/25/2019

Opinion: Banning phones from roads is easier said than done The campaign to eradicate mobile phone usage is promising, but is there any feasible means of enforcing such a law? While today’s Transport Committee report shines a welcome spotlight on the epidemic of mobile phone use at the wheel, a request from MPs for tougher enforcement is merely talk until a...
19:34, 08/14/2019

Mediatek's 5G chipsets are ready for cheaper next-gen phones The first wave of 5G devices carried a high premium, but MediaTek is working hard to ensure that budget handsets aren't left behind. The company has announced a new 5G-compatible system-on-chip that will offer decent performance and 5G connectivity t......
17:17, 05/29/2019

Pixel 3a and OnePlus 7 are both cheap new Android phones, but one is way better than the other Google unveiled the Pixel 3a series last week during it’s opening I/O 2019 keynote, a phone that had been fully detailed in rumors in leaks for months. Exactly a week later, OnePlus hosted its own press conference to launch the phones all knew were coming from the company, the OnePlus 7 series...
05:34, 05/16/2019

Huawei has already shipped 100 million phones in 2019 After shipping 206 million smartphones last year (half of them sent out of China), Huawei delivered 59 million units in the first quarter of this year. That was up 50.3% on an annual basis and put Huawei ahead of Apple and trailing only Samsung in the global rankings. The company was gaining momentu...
19:51, 06/21/2019

Google is bringing a one-tap SOS button to some Android phones In the event of an emergency, your first instinct might be to call 911. But in certain situations, you may not be able to speak with an operator. Whether that's because you're injured, in a dangerous situation or have a speech impairment, Google want......
02:51, 08/02/2019

Schoolkids' phones are targets for fake news Can teens be vaccinated against online disinformation? DW's Teri Schultz reports on creative educational efforts to help young media consumers fend off viral lies....
18:34, 06/24/2019

I’m walking Huawei: here are 4 great Android phones you can buy instead Huawei‘s in a spot of bother. Google has suspended its business operations with the Chinese smartphone manufacturer, meaning Huawei no longer has access to Android and a raft of other Google services. So what does this mean for you as a consumer? Well, there’s more info here, but if you already have...
20:00, 05/20/2019

T-Mobile 5G: phones, coverage map and cities rollout Next-gen 5G mobile networks are starting to launch all over the country to help users casually download data at lightning-fast speeds, and T-Mobile has its own.But unlike Verizon, Sprint and AT&T, T-Mobile has only confirmed a single 5G phone that will work on its 5G network. Why? Because of the net...
02:51, 06/01/2019

EE stops selling Huawei phones as it launches 5G EE will not be selling the next generation of Huawei phones due to concerns about whether the devices could receive operating system updates from Google....
14:17, 05/22/2019

President Says His Phones Were Among Hundreds Hacked in Brazil The hacking scheme has called into question the fairness of high-profile prosecutions in the wide-ranging corruption investigation known as Car Wash....
03:51, 07/26/2019

Samsung to bring three Galaxy A series phones to the US Samsung is expected to bring three Galaxy A series phones to the United States: Galaxy A20, A50 and A70. These are part of the new wave of smartphones announced this year by the South Korean company and will be offered in the US through various carriers.The folks at XDA-Developers have found evidenc...
15:17, 05/02/2019

Best budget smartphones in India 2019: phones under Rs 10,000 When it comes to more affordable smartphones there are devices existing in the market that have the latest mid-range processors, priced affordably.Moreover, there is a lot to come. We were expecting the Moto G7 Play to debut under the given budget, but the cheapest it could go is Rs 11,999. If ...
13:17, 05/21/2019

How do you raise a child without phones? Hire a coach How do you raise a child without phones? Hire a coach. That is what some families are doing to help kids. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.       ...
17:34, 07/08/2019

Verizon 5G: phones, coverage map and rollout cities While Verizon started rolling out 5G for homes last fall, it's currently bringing the next generation of mobile communication tech online with a nationwide rollout this year. But where is it coming first and which phones will you be able to use on it?The carrier hasn’t released any speci...
23:51, 05/31/2019

How 5G and foldable phones will benefit streaming companies 5G and foldable phones: have there been any technology trends in the news as much as these two? 5G promises massive capacity and low latency beyond what 4G can deliver. It brings greater speed (the ability to move more data faster), lower latency (everything’s more responsive), and will ...
16:51, 05/22/2019

Best camera phones under Rs 20,000 in India for June 2019 The camera is a very important element of a smartphone today. As such, it's a no-brainer for smartphone makers to double down on their camera tech and make it further accessible.With the rise of dual and triple cameras on a phone, the sub-Rs 20,000 budget category has perhaps the largest range ...
14:34, 06/10/2019

Xiaomi's new Mi CC phones are aimed at young people Chinese manufacturer Xiaomi has struggled to sell phones recently, so now it's spreading its offerings to cater to specific sets of customers. In this case, it's targeting the younger generation with the launch of Mi CC, a new series of smartphones a......
14:34, 06/24/2019

Best Android phones in Australia: the top handsets to buy in 2019 UPDATE: While we'd previously placed Huawei's P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro in much higher positions, the ongoing trouble the company faces with the US Government casts a great deal of uncertainty on the degree of support its products will receive into the future. As such, we've moved Huawe...
11:51, 05/30/2019

T-Mobile's Samsung Galaxy S10 phones are up to $200 off at Costco Thanks to a brand new deal that's now available at Costco, T-Mobile customers can save at least $150 on a Samsung Galaxy S10 smartphone, no trade in required. More exactly, Costco lets you buy a T-Mobile Galaxy S10e for $200 off the regular price, and a T-Mobile Galaxy S10 or Galaxy S10+ for $150 of...
05:17, 05/10/2019

Huawei Phones Will Lose Some Google Services After U.S. Ban (BEIJING) — Google said Monday its basic services on Huawei smartphones still will function following U.S. sales curbs, but the Chinese tech giant faces the possible loss of other features and support. The announcement highlighted the growing damage to Huawei from Washington’s order. The...
20:34, 05/20/2019

Verizon to start locking phones for 60 days Verizon has succeeded in gaining a partial waiver from the "C-block rules" put in place in 2007 which allows the carrier to add a temporary lock on all new phones....
01:51, 06/27/2019

UK Police Want Rape Survivors to Hand Over Their Phones Survivors of sexual assault in England and Wales will now risk having their case dropped if they don’t hand over their electronic devices to police, giving law enforcement access to some of their most intimate personal data. Victims also risk being charged with entirely separate crimes if they choos...
01:00, 04/30/2019

One of the most impressive Android phones of 2019 just leaked Most of the flagship phones set to launch in the first half of the year are already here, save for the OnePlus 7 that comes next week. That means we already have rumors about the flagship phones that we’ll see in stores in the second half of 2019. We’ve seen a bunch of iPhone 11, Pixel 4...
02:51, 05/07/2019

UN panel: Connect half the world, and $20 phones can help UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An independent U.N. panel is calling for much greater cooperation to bring digital technology to roughly half the world’s people, and a senior Google executive says mobile phones with internet access are being created to sell for about $20 to help make this possible. Goog...
05:00, 06/11/2019

Microsoft just teased an AR Minecraft game for phones While Microsoft spent most of the day focusing on enterprise solutions, including a way to protect elections from malicious software, it ended the Build 2019 keynote with a surprise announcement for a new augmented reality (AR) Minecraft experience coming to smartphones.The still-unnamed app was sho...
00:00, 05/07/2019

The number of Nokia phones on US carriers grows to four with the 3.1 A and 3.1 C While the entry-level Nokia 2.2 is not officially scheduled for a commercial US release (at least not yet), the revived and rapidly growing brand already has a couple of other Android handsets headed to American carriers. Technically, the Nokia 3.1 A and Nokia 3.1 C are one and the same phone, the l...
15:51, 06/07/2019

Many Teens Check Their Phones in Middle of Night Teenagers are so attached to their smartphones that more than a third of them wake up in the middle of the night and check the devices, according to a new survey....
06:51, 05/29/2019

Facebook suspends app pre-installs on Huawei phones Facebook is no longer allowing pre-installation of its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese tech giant as it struggles to keep its business afloat in the face of a U.S. ban on its purchase of American parts and software....
11:51, 06/07/2019

Android Q Beta 4 bricks some Pixel phones Some Pixel owners who have installed the Android Q Beta 4 update that was released today are discovering an issue that Google didn't intend to be included with the latest beta version of the next Android build. According to several Reddit posters (via Android Police), the new update has bricked thei...
15:51, 06/07/2019

The $550 OnePlus 6T makes me feel like I know something that others who buy expensive phones don't Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider The OnePlus 6T is now "the previous" phone now that OnePlus released its latest OnePlus 7 Pro. OnePlus is still selling the OnePlus 6T in the US in place of the regular OnePlus 7 — without the "pro" part — which will only be available outside the US....
22:34, 05/17/2019

China installing spyware on tourists' phones Chinese border authorities have been installing an app on tourists' smartphones which gathers personal data including text messages and contacts, it has been reported....
13:34, 07/03/2019

Snapdragon 855: phones list, specs and benchmar There's a good chance that the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset is powering your smartphone if you bought a new device in 2019 and it's an Android. This small, 7nm chip delivers some impressive performance benchmarks for the new Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus, LG G8, and OnePlus 7 Pro, among ...
03:17, 07/03/2019

China loads surveillance app onto tourists' phones China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to Xinjiang, according to a joint report by several major international media organizations....
14:00, 07/03/2019

Consumers Will Be Able to Pay for Doctor Visits on Their Phones, Via Anthem Anthem is launching an app to help consumers schedule and pay for medical visits through their smartphones, as well as learn potential diagnoses and text with doctors....
13:34, 07/22/2019

The Triggers That Make Us Check Our Phones Most Often... and How to Fight Them Reaching for your phone in moments of silence, or because you simply struggle to disconnect, can be socially rude and emotionally tiring (especially if you’re a news fan). University of Washington researchers believe they have identified four common triggers that prompt us to take our phones out, an...
20:34, 05/27/2019

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....
13:51, 06/07/2019

Bengals WR A.J. Green can't see himself playing for another team Amid speculation that he could someday move on from the Cincinnati Bengals, wide receiver A.J. Green says he can't see himself wearing a different jersey....
18:34, 06/10/2019

Why bother playing games, when you can just read them instead? Every Friday, several A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend?...
19:17, 05/17/2019

Tiger Woods: I am very lucky to be playing again "Tiger Woods produced one of sport’s all-time great comebacks on Sunday to win a first major since 2008 by winning the Masters but revealed afterwards that he feels lucky to just be playing again."...
17:51, 05/01/2019

Day Traders Are Back, Now Playing With Options Brokerages including Charles Schwab and E*Trade say options trading by individual investors is growing. Compared with buying stocks, the fees and risk are considerably higher....
14:34, 05/11/2019

Tips For Playing Samurai Shodown It’s been said about a million times before, but one more won’t hurt: Fighting games are hard. Stupid hard. If you weren’t lucky enough to be born during the arcade’s heyday, when fighting games ruled the world, you’re already at a disadvantage. Samurai Shodown, which launched earlier this week, onl...
00:00, 06/28/2019

Trump playing down threat of war with Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he hopes the U.S. is not on a path to war with Iran amid fears that his two most hawkish advisers could be angling for such a conflict with the Islamic Republic. Asked Thursday if the U.S. was going to war with Iran, the president replied, “I hope ...
06:34, 05/17/2019

Playing Mordhau With An Actual Frying Pan Medieval brawler Mordhau is supposed to be played with a controller or mouse + keyboard, but as with most games, a bit of tinkering can expand those options somewhat, up to and including the use of an actual cast iron frying pan....
03:51, 06/06/2019

Best Apple Watch games: what you should be playing on the go Trying to get a big game into an Apple Watch is like trying to cram an elephant into a fridge: it might be possible, but it’s a complete waste of time. The Watch isn’t a phone, let alone a handheld gaming device. It’s smaller, simpler, and that means its games need to be too.As ...
14:00, 05/06/2019

The Mets are playing with dubious magic It isn’t the best policy to fire folks on the fly once a season is under way. It is, in truth, an indictment that no matter how carefully planned a season might be, how meticulously blueprinted it was, something has gone wrong. That’s never a good thing. Logically, rationally, we know there is...
07:17, 06/23/2019

16-year-old wins $3M playing 'Fortnite' Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf, a 16-year-old from Pennsylvania, won first place at the Solos competition at the first-ever Fortnite World Cup, winning $3 million in prize money....
03:17, 07/30/2019

So, who is Marilyn Manson playing in The Stand? Last month gave us the first reports of who might be starring in CBS All Access’ 10-part adaptation of Stephen King’s The Stand, a post-apocalyptic epic with a hefty cast of characters. Westworld’s James Marsden is looking like a lock as everyman Stu Redman, while Whoopi Goldberg, Amber Heard, and G...
04:00, 07/09/2019

| Pocock better than '50-50' chance of playing RWC - Cheika Wallaby coach Michael Cheika is bullish about injury-plagued Australian great David Pocock being fit for the Rugby World Cup, rating him "a better chance" than 50-50....
10:00, 07/05/2019

| Bastareaud the biggest name to commit to playing in USA Mathieu Bastareaud is set to become the biggest name to play club rugby in the USA after he announced he will move to New York after this year's Rugby World Cup....
22:34, 04/28/2019

Women's World Cup: Who's playing, schedule and everything else you need to know The highly anticipated 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup kicks off on June 7 for a month-long tournament that will take 24 teams and thousands of fans all across France....
23:51, 05/28/2019

The far side of boxing A long way from the millions earned by Canelo Alvarez lies the opposite end of the boxing spectrum in Mexico. There are some similarities; the desire to inspire, even that fair hair and pale skin. But, as John Dennen discovers, they operate in a different world to their idol The post The far side of...
20:17, 05/01/2019

Look: Blake Lively displays baby bump at 'Pokemon Detective Pikachu' premiere with Ryan Reynolds Blake Lively displayed a baby bump at the New York premiere of "Pokemon Detective Pikachu" in Times Square, which she attended with her husband and the film's star, Ryan Reynolds....
15:00, 05/03/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield Wiki: Release Date, Latest News and Leaks for new Switch Game Pokemon Sword and Shield is the next big role-playing video game developed by Game Freak and published by The Pokémon Company for the Nintendo Switch. Here's everything we know about the game so far....
14:51, 05/14/2019

Pokemon Sword and Shield demo news: UK gamers can play Nintendo Switch game next week Nintendo is bringing a demo of the highly anticipated Pokemon Sword and Shield games to the UK next week - here's what you need to know about getting hands-on with the titles....
08:17, 07/07/2019

Many teens sleep with their phones, survey finds — just like their parents Researchers long have warned that poor sleep habits from mobile usage can undermine cognitive functioning and mental health while increasing obesity rates....
06:34, 05/29/2019

Xiaomi Launches a Gamepad for Its Popular Redmi K20 Phones Xiaomi sub-brand Redmi has launched a new gamepad for its Redmi K20 series phones in China. The gamepad will go on sale in China starting tomorrow, August 3....
12:51, 08/02/2019

Facebook will no longer preinstall its apps on Huawei phones Facebook will no longer pre-install its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese firm as it struggles in the wake of a U.S. trade ban.Read More...
11:00, 06/07/2019

US delays China tariffs for laptops and mobile phones The US is to delay imposing 10% tariffs on a number of Chinese products including laptops and phones until December - helping Wall Street shares bounce back after a big sell-off....
19:52, 08/13/2019

TikTok Is the Latest Reason Teens Are Addicted to Their Phones The app is perfect for spreading memes, the lingua franca of the web. But good luck deciphering things like the ‘microwave challenge’ if you’re not in on the joke....
18:17, 04/28/2019

Teens Smuggle Burner Phones to Defy Parents For many teens, and even younger kids, smartphones have become a lifeline—the source of all social connection. The loss of a phone and the fear of missing out can cause teens to resort to desperate measures....
16:17, 05/14/2019

| Mobile phones are replacing bank accounts in Africa Sub-Saharan Africa has more mobile-money accounts than anywhere else in the world with about 396 million registered users at the end of 2018, a 14% increase from a year earlier, according to the GSM Association....
15:52, 08/13/2019

PM targets drugs, weapons and phones in prison crackdown Prisons must not be "factories to turn bad people worse", Boris Johnson has warned, as he announced a £100m investment to boost security and cut crime in jails....
17:17, 08/13/2019

EE drops Huawei phones from its 5G network launch lineup BT-owned mobile operator follows Google’s move and says it will put devices ‘on pause’The BT-owned mobile operator EE will turn on the UK’s first 5G network on 30 May in six cities, but has dropped Huawei phones from its launch plans.Britain’s largest mobile phone network said it would switch on 5G ...
18:34, 05/22/2019

Exclusive: Facebook suspends app pre-installs on Huawei phones Facebook Inc is no longer allowing pre-installation of its apps on Huawei phones, the latest blow for the Chinese tech giant as it struggles to keep its business afloat in the face of a U.S. ban on its purchase of American parts and software....
08:34, 06/07/2019

Canadian sentenced for selling encrypted phones to criminals SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Canadian man who sold encrypted Blackberry smartphones to criminals worldwide has been sentenced to nine years in prison. The San Diego Union-Tribune says Vincent Ramos was sentenced Tuesday in San Diego for helping clients including the Sinaloa drug cartel in Mexico and Hells Ang...
09:17, 05/29/2019

Best Buy has two Android phones and a couple of extra goodies on sale for $51 overall While most of you may have never heard of two devices called Asus ZenFone Live and LG Fiesta 2, bargain hunters should consider giving them a chance right now at a combined price of $51. Even better, Best Buy throws in a couple of freebies typically worth, you guessed it, $51 on their own.We're talk...
05:00, 05/13/2019

Best phones in Australia 2019: top 10 smartphones tested and ranked UPDATE: While we'd previously placed Huawei's P30 Pro and Mate 20 Pro in much higher positions, the ongoing trouble the company faces with the US Government casts a great deal of uncertainty on the degree of support its products will receive into the future. As such, we've moved Huawe...
09:51, 05/29/2019

Huawei reportedly cuts shipments of its flagship phones After being banned from accessing its U.S. supply chain, Huawei decided in May to stop taking orders for its low and mid-range handsets that aren't powered by the company's Kirin chipsets. Huawei has reportedly stockpiled a year's worth of chips and components in anticipation of such a ban, but acco...
02:00, 06/20/2019

iPhone 11: here's what we know about new phones, expected release date Apple is expected to offer marginal upgrades, mostly with performance, and an upgraded camera for the top of the line models with three lenses, vs. 2.       ...
01:00, 08/17/2019

Apple supplier AMS surges 20% as it diversifies to Android phones Shares of chipmaker AMS jumped more than 20% Tuesday morning after the Austrian group posted an upbeat outlook for the second quarter, amid rising demand for its 3D optical sensors in Android smartphones....
11:17, 04/30/2019

Huawei just confirmed some info about its mobile OS, but it would rather use Android on phones We’ve been talking about Huawei’s upcoming new Android-based operating system for a few weeks now, ever since Trump’s ban came into effect. We’ve even seen the Chinese company register a Hongmeng trademark in several markets, and that’s what we’ve been calling the...
22:17, 07/12/2019

One of the Galaxy Note 10’s best new features has already been hacked to run on other Samsung phones When Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Note 10 at its Unpacked event last week, the company confirmed all the rumors that preceded the press conference, including reports that said the phone would feature deeper integration with Microsoft’s Windows 10. It turned out that Microsoft was indeed a very ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Loads of OnePlus 7 features are coming to older phones If you can’t justify upgrading to a OnePlus 7 or OnePlus 7 Pro you won’t necessarily have to miss out on all their new features, as OnePlus has revealed that a large number of them are coming to the OnePlus 6T, OnePlus 6, OnePlus 5T and OnePlus 5.All of these phones are set to get Zen ...
11:51, 05/29/2019

Apple and Huawei make the toughest phones, says study It may not come as a surprise that Apple makes quality phones that rarely need to be repaired - after all, it makes the most expensive phones on average - but putting Huawei high up on that list is pretty telling, too. Research firm Harris Interactive followed 130050 after-sale interventions from th...
15:51, 06/07/2019

Bizarre New Materials Could Make Bendy Phones That Work Flexible phones are only now possible because of fancy materials, ones that likely don’t have all the kinks worked out yet. Enter the "metamaterial."...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Apple and Samsung earnings show most people don't want $1,000 phones Apple and Samsung's earnings both show that sales of expensive premium phones are down. Instead, people want affordable phones with good cameras and long battery life....
22:51, 07/31/2019

Redmi K20 Pro, Realme X, 3 More Phones to Go on Flash Sale This Sunday Flipkart is hosting a Super Flash Sunday sale wherein five phones - Redmi K20 Pro, Redmi K20, Redmi 7A, Realme X, and Realme 3i – will all go on flash sale at 12pm IST on July 28....
17:00, 07/26/2019

WhatsApp Exploit Allowed Hackers to Snoop on Phones WhatsApp says a vulnerability in the popular communications app let mobile phones be infected with sophisticated spyware with a missed in-app call alone....
08:17, 05/14/2019

Samsung just acknowledged that iPhones are more valuable than Android phones Samsung opened up Galaxy Note 10 reservations nearly two weeks ahead of its August 7th announcement event, letting buyers secure an early preorder spot as well as some savings. We’re looking at a $50 discount for accessories purchased at the same time as the phone and up to $600 savings on the...
07:51, 07/27/2019

Best dual-camera phones in India for July 2019 Dual-camera phones are not particularly new. However, since the Apple iPhone 7 Plus was announced in 2016, manufacturers have been finding new routes to produce the best camera on phones with the help of a dual camera setup. In fact, we  witnessed a groundbreaking three-camera setup on the...
15:34, 07/15/2019

Officers, Employees In UP Prisons Prohibited From Using Mobile Phones The Uttar Pradesh government has prohibited the use of mobile phones in jails for officers and employees. Jail superintendents and jailors, however, are allowed to use their closed user group numbers....
21:51, 07/30/2019

The top three phones in North America accounted for 25% of total shipments in Q1 The smartphone industry suffered its biggest year-over-year decline in quarterly shipments in North America during the first quarter of 2019. According to Canalys, deliveries of smartphones in North America hit a five-year low during the period from January through March as 36.4 million units were s...
05:17, 05/10/2019

Forget the Galaxy Note 10, this is what phones with waterfall displays should really look like The Galaxy Note 10’s design is hardly going to be the most exciting all-screen design of the year, especially if you’re in the market for phones with curved edges. Samsung’s display features a conservative screen curvature meant to reduce the phone’s bezels without compromisi...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Sheikh Hasina Phones PM Modi, Congratulates Him On Big Victory Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday telephoned her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi to congratulate him on his victory in the general elections during which the two leaders pledged to......
21:34, 05/23/2019

NYT: Conspiracy theories that 5G phones cause cancer originate from Russia After so many years of talking about the miracle that 5G will be for everything tech-related, it finally happened: 5G is here. “Here” is Korea, the US, and Switzerland, for the time being, although more and more countries will be getting 5G coverage in the coming months. What that means ...
04:34, 05/14/2019

Android Q’s Live Caption will only work on ‘select phones’ At I/O 2019, Google showed off Live Caption, an Android Q feature that captions media on your phone. The feature only works on "select phones."Read More...
18:00, 05/10/2019

MPs call for tougher penalties on drivers using mobile phones Committee says ban on hands-free use should be considered amid rise in road deathsTougher restrictions on drivers using mobile phones, including extending the ban to hands-free devices, should be considered, MPs have said.The transport select committee said using any type of mobile phone while drivi...
06:17, 08/13/2019

Best budget and affordable phones in 2019: a buyer's guide When it comes to technology, some people just don’t find it reasonable to spend crazy amounts of money on a gadget that gets old in just a couple of years. Yet, those same people still want the full smartphone experience, the camera, the apps, and the speed. Are there any affordable phones that woul...
17:34, 06/11/2019

Android phones are getting an Assistant-powered driving mode Google Assistant is about to become a much more helpful passenger while you're on the road. The assistant is getting a new "driving mode" with voice commands that should make it easier to interact with your device and access the information you need......
23:51, 05/07/2019

The Pixel 3a series isn't a one-off; Google has plans for more affordable phones The Pixel 3a series represents Google’s first attempt at producing non-flagship smartphones and, although device sales have only just commenced, the internet giant does already feel pretty confident about its future in the segment. Google is committed to making more affordable devicesSpeaking to And...
00:00, 05/08/2019

Google Pixel 3a: 7 missing features that you would get on more expensive phones The Google Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL are truly a new kind of a budget phone: while others have been making affordable phones that look good, but lack substance, Google did the exact opposite with its new 3a series as they promise smooth performance, long software updates and an excellent camera.B...
00:00, 05/08/2019

Surveillance app installed on phones of Xinjiang visitors: report China's far-reaching security network is targeting tourists, with border guards secretly installing a surveillance app onto the phones of visitors to Xinjiang, according to a joint report by several major international media organizations....
13:51, 07/03/2019

Huawei: we've been good for Android, our phones will still get app and security updates Fair or not, the new White House administration restrictions on US companies doing business with Huawei all of a sudden took an ominous turn as Google announced it will have to chop access to Android in compliance. Google says that "while" it is reviewing the requirements that Trump's admin imposed ...
14:51, 05/20/2019

Google Bans Huawei Phones From Some Android Services Huawei has begun to feel the effects of U.S. moves to curb its access to U.S. technology as Google cut access to some Android services on Huawei smartphones....
17:51, 05/20/2019

Best Buy robbers make off with $14,000 worth of phones in broad daylight "Oh, the places you'll go", said Dr Seuss, and he certainly meant the meandering ways your life is going to develop until you reach that point when you break into a Best Buy storage closet on a sunny afternoon to steal 17 phones worth $14,000.According to the NYPD, the incident happened around 2pm a...
18:51, 05/08/2019

Verizon CEO expects 5G in 50% of U.S. land by 2020, 50% of phones by 2024 A prickly TV interview suggested that 5G might take longer to reach customers than expected, but Hans Vestberg's responses aren't as bad as they looked.Read More...
00:51, 08/03/2019

Mobile Phones a Flight Danger? They Are on These Boeing Jets US government officials in 2014 revealed an alarming safety issue: Passenger cellphones and other types of radio signals could pose a crash threat to some models of Boeing 737 and 777 airplanes....
16:00, 07/19/2019

Flipkart and Amazon Sales: The Best Offers on Mobile Phones Flipkart and Amazon are currently hosting their big online summer sales. We have handpicked the best offers available on mobile phones on both the sales right now....
20:17, 05/05/2019

Best cheap phones 2019: our top budget mobiles in India Notches, the disappearing 3.5mm headphone jack and multiple cameras are all the rage this year. Not to mention making screens as bezel-less as possible. Once flagship models initiate a design or functionality trend, it's rare that new devices in the budget segment don't follow. In Ind...
07:34, 05/06/2019

Caller phones 911 over comedian’s Middle Eastern joke NAPLES, Fla. (AP) — An audience member called 911 on an Egyptian-American comedian who made a joke about being of Middle Eastern descent. The caller called police Sunday, one day after Ahmed Ahmed performed at the Off The Hook Comedy Club in Naples, Florida. Ahmed told the Naples Daily News he asked...
15:00, 05/17/2019

The best smartphone of 2019: 15 top mobile phones tested and ranked Our best smartphone list brings you 15 of the best phones available right now, but if you already have your mobile OS alliance set you'll want to check out either our best Android phone or best iPhone ranking.If what's on offer in our best smartphone list is a little too pricey for your ta...
23:17, 07/02/2019

Amazon's Big Sale on Mobile Phones Kicks Off, Here Are the Best Offers Amazon's Fab Phones Fest sale has kicked off today with deals and offers on a bunch of popular smartphones. The sale will continue until June 13. We have picked out some of the best deals and offers......
08:51, 06/11/2019

The Hottest Phones for the Next Billion Users Aren't Smartphones Millions of first-time internet consumers are connecting to the web on a new breed of device that only costs about $25. These smart feature phones make up one of the industry’s fastest-growing and least-known segments....
16:00, 07/23/2019

FCC ruling gives Verizon approval to lock new phones for 60 days Back in February, Verizon asked the FCC to allow it to SIM lock for 60 days all new phones that it sells. At the time, the nation's largest carrier said that it requested this to protect its customers from fraud and identity theft. Because the company is the only one of the four major wireless opera...
03:51, 06/26/2019

Man charged with bribing AT&T staff to illegally unlock phones There's no question that there's a market for unlocked phones, but one man may have been too eager to profit from that demand. The US has charged Pakistani citizen Muhammad Fahd with bribing staff at AT&T's call center in Bothell, Washington to......
07:34, 08/07/2019

Madonna says phones ruined her relationship with her kids – what about your family? Do you have to call your children seven times before they come to the dinner table? Do you have a system to limit their usage? Tell us about your battlesMadonna said in a recent interview: “I made a mistake when I gave my older children phones when they were 13.” The 60-year-old American singer, who...
01:17, 05/07/2019

HTC stops selling phones in UK while patent dispute rumbles on HTC has stopped selling phones through its UK website while a patent issue plays out. Its handsets are all listed as out of stock, including the Exodus 1 blockchain phone, though the company is still selling them in other nations. They're also availa......
23:00, 08/05/2019

Samsung Galaxy M-Series Phones Discounted by Up To Rs. 1,000 on Amazon Samsung Galaxy M30, Galaxy M20, and Galaxy M10 are currently available with a discount of up to Rs. 1,000 on their original asking price, and more offers in tow....
08:51, 07/22/2019

Best Buy already has a great deal on Google’s brand new Pixel 3a phones For the first time, Google yesterday used its annual I/O developer event to introduce new smartphone hardware in the form of the Pixel 3a and the Pixel 3a XL. The names don’t exactly roll off the tongue but the devices themselves are quite compelling. In a nutshell, Google’s new Pixel 3a...
21:00, 05/08/2019

Oppo renders remind us that foldable phones are still a 'thing' It's been a long time since we last heard news about foldable phones, either in terms of real handsets or prospective ones in the form of leaks and renders – but some new images have popped up to remind us of this once-exciting form factor.Recently-published renders of a phone from Oppo,...
14:34, 06/10/2019

Flipkart and Amazon Sales: Here Are the Best Offers on Mobile Phones Flipkart and Amazon are in the middle of their Independence Day (August 15) special sales right now. Both the popular online marketplaces are offering hundreds of deals. We've picked out the best......
14:51, 08/10/2019

Expect new Pixel phones, Android Q, and more at Google I/O next week Ahead of the 2019 edition of its annual I/O developer conference that’s right around the corner, Google offered a bit of a tease for the event during its most recent earnings call, hinting that we’re in store for a number of hardware announcements at this year’s event. Normally, Go...
05:17, 05/03/2019

Google will pay owners of faulty original Pixel phones up to $500 A group of OG Pixel and Pixel XL owners filed a lawsuit against Google back in 2018 accusing the company of knowingly selling devices with faulty microphones. Now, the tech giant has agreed to settle the class-action complaint and will pay those cust......
15:17, 05/15/2019

Nokia and Xiaomi reveal the first phones to get Android Q updates As some of you probably know by now, Google plans to release the next version of Android, which we now know just as Android Q, sometime in August/September. However, the Mountain View company will release a couple of more Android Q beta updates, which will be available to customers using certain sma...
03:00, 05/09/2019

Google Pixel phones can use text-to-speech to talk to 911 for you In the event of an emergency, your first instinct might be to call 911. But in certain situations, you may not be able to speak with an operator. Whether that's because you're injured, in a dangerous situation or have a speech impairment, Google want......
04:51, 08/02/2019

UK mobile operators suspend launch of Huawei 5G phones LONDON (AP) — Two British mobile phone companies say they’re putting on hold plans to sell new 5G mobile phones from China’s Huawei. EE and Vodafone said Wednesday they are pausing the launch of Huawei smartphones that can be used on next generation mobile networks. The companies said th...
14:51, 05/22/2019

This week in Washington Comedian Jon Stewart and first responders from the 9/11 terrorist attacks testified during a hearing on reauthorizing the September 11th Victim Compensation Fund. The Indianapolis 500 champions visited the White House. Watergate figure John Dean testified before the House Judiciary Committee the wee...
22:00, 06/11/2019

What are Cubs playing for in second half? Joe Maddon's job, for starters Chicago returns from the break atop one of the tightest division races you'll ever see. Where the Cubs finish in that NL Central scramble could determine their skipper's future....
23:34, 07/12/2019

‘I’m fortunate to be playing again’, says Andy Murray after doubles win • Murray and Feliciano López win in straight sets• Scot will play doubles at WimbledonAndy Murray embarked on his third comeback on Thursday, after nearly five months away from his obsession – and, against all expectations, he and his Spanish friend, Feliciano López, beat the best doubles team in th...
00:17, 06/21/2019

No fun playing since Australian Open, says out-of-form Osaka World number two Naomi Osaka admitted on Thursday that the last few months have been "the worst of my life" and that she hasn't had fun on the tennis court since winning the Australian Open in January....
18:51, 08/01/2019

Playing Original Game Boy Games in HD Will Cost You More Than a PS4 With 2019 already halfway over, it’s becoming painfully clear that Nintendo isn’t going to release a Game Boy Classic Edition to celebrate the console’s 30th birthday. The GBAConsolizer helps take some of the sting out of that gross oversight, letting Game Boy, GBC, and GBA fans enjoy their favorite...
20:34, 07/15/2019

Why Can't I Hear the Vocals When Playing Music on My Phone? We have a fun one in this week’s Tech 911 column. It’s such a weird issue at first glance, that I won’t even tee it up with a lofty introduction. I’ll let Lifehacker reader Natalie explain—and, yes, she called the subject line of her email “YouTube Audio Witchcraft.” That’s how quirky this one is....
16:00, 06/07/2019

Kerr open to playing Durant after one practice Warriors coach Steve Kerr says it is "feasible" that Kevin Durant, who is still recovering from a calf injury, could participate in just one practice before being cleared to play in a game....
21:00, 06/02/2019

'Dota Underlords' has more people playing now than 'Artifact' ever did Just a day after going live, the Dota Underlords beta is off to a great start. According to stats from SteamDB, as of Friday night it had over 84,000 players at once -- higher than Valve's troubled Dota 2 spinoff Artifact ever had. It topped out at a......
07:34, 06/22/2019

Murray relishing prospect of playing with Williams "Andy Murray has said he might never get another chance to play with Serena Williams at Wimbledon and is excited about teaming up with the American in the mixed doubles at SW19."...
15:17, 07/04/2019

How we met: ‘He had a reputation for playing the field. He sounded really dodgy’ Amanda Woodard, 56, is a journalist and Clive Hopkins, 60, is a screenwriter and teacher. They have been together for 23 years and live in SydneyAmanda and Clive had been hearing about each other for about 10 years before they met. “We had mutual friends and I would always hear about Clive doing thi...
14:17, 07/22/2019