In a recent press conference, former referee and now chairman of FIFA’s referees committee, Pierluigi Collina said that VAR at the Russia 2018 World Cup was “very close to perfection”. He was referring to the 99.3% accuracy rate the video assistant referee system has had so far in the tournament. If this is indeed the case[…]
The countdown continues to the iPhone XI, or the iPhone 9, or whatever Apple is calling this year’s devices, and the latest rumor to reach us involves the technical configuration of one or more of the new handsets: specifically, that a dual-SIM might be involved.That’s according to sources speaking to the 21st Century Business Herald[…]
Data leaks, NSA secrets, and more of this week’s top security news.
If you have been trying to purchase an NES or SNES Classic and have been unable to get hands on the consoles so far, you have another chance starting today. Both the small retro Nintendo consoles are coming back in stock, but the caveat is that stock will be very limited, so you better be[…]
The ACLU has been trying to challenge the NSA’s bulk surveillance for years. A hearing in *Wikimedia v. NSA* Friday could mark a breakthrough.
Epic Games isn’t going to like this. Another Fortnite leak has surfaced that was reportedly posted to Reddit and then removed. The leak gave up some details of what gamers could expect in Season 5 of the game. The key feature for Fortnite season 5 is a giant monster called Leviathan, the one responsible for[…]
Right now Netflix is still the number one choice when it comes to streaming the best TV shows, even though competition is mounting from the likes of Now TV and Amazon Prime. This summer, there’s a lot of great new TV shows and fresh seasons landing on the streaming service. From brand new seasons of Arrested[…]
Google is reportedly looking at entering the video game market, with a streaming platform set to rival Xbox and PlayStation.Codenamed ‘Yeti’, the under-wraps project would look to offload the processing requirements of high-end games to its own off-site server, allowing standard smart TVs or even budget PCs to replicate the performance of much more advanced[…]
VPS (Virtual Private Servers), as a hosting option, sit between shared hosting and dedicated servers in the overall hierarchy of web hosting. However, while they share a lot of features with dedicated servers, their prices tend to be much lower, almost in line with shared hosting.So it isn’t surprising that they are the preferred option[…]
The Fitbit Ionic isn’t quite the all singing, all dancing mash-up of fitness tracker and smartwatch you might have been hoping for, as our 3.5-star review shows.It’s not without its merits though, and there’s a lot of potential for improvement, potential that we hope will be met in the likely Fitbit Ionic 2. We’ve already seen[…]
It would take approximately 34,506,455 years to play through every single iPhone game on the App Store.Well.. that number might be fairly inexact, but such is the wealth of titles on the app portal, combined with the depth of some of those on offer, you could easily play happily on your phone for years without[…]
Perhaps we were fools for hoping that India’s cricket tour to Ireland would be more competitive. India strolled to an easy Twenty20 victory at Malahide on Wednesday. But the good news for Ireland – and cricket fans in general – is that the hosts have a chance to redeem themselves and pull off an unlikely[…]
Almost four years after announcing its third smartwatch, Sony has shown no intention of releasing a new Wear OS watch and instead has opted to focus its mobile business with new iterations of its phones and hearable products like the Xperia Ear Duo.The Sony Smartwatch 3 from 2014 was for a long time one of[…]
Huawei has confirmed it is set to launch a 5G-ready smartphone next year.Speaking at the Mobile World Congress Shanghai event, Huawei Rotating Chairman Eric Xu revealed the company is planning a range of 5G solutions in 2019 as it continues its push towards the next-generation networks.This includes launching a 5G-ready smartphone in June 2019, following[…]
Your search for the best cheap PS4 deals is over. Despite this time of year usually being a bit tricky for discounts (until Amazon Prime Day that is), we’ve found a few tempting offers for you. By searching through retailer’s listings we’ve found the best prices on the latest PS4 bundles including the brand new[…]