Supreme Court says warrant necessary for phone location data in win for privacy - CNET Supreme Court says warrant necessary for phone location data in win for privacy     - CNET

US justices say law enforcement needs a warrant to follow your digital footprints.

yesterday, 17:50
'Fortnite' could partially lose the one thing that makes it unique 'Fortnite' could partially lose the one thing that makes it unique

To build, or not to build? In 2011, Epic Games took a gamble on an unconventional survival shooter called Fortnite. The far-reaching maps and signature weaponry were all there in the main game, but a new breed of battle royale would shake up the genr...

yesterday, 14:32
Valve's Knuckles EV2 controller will let you squeeze things in VR Valve's Knuckles EV2 controller will let you squeeze things in VR

Valve originally introduced its vertical-grip "Knuckles" controllers for VR in 2016, and shipped working models to developers last year. Now the company sending game makers another version, the EV2, that has revamped buttons, straps and a slew of sen...

today, 5:55
A week of speedrunning for charity starts Sunday

Summer Games Done Quick is back once again. Live from Minnesota, you can watch folks play through your favorite games as fast as they can, for charity. It starts Sunday afternoon at 12:30 PM Eastern and is scheduled to run until the wee hours next Su...

today, 1:16
Netflix crime thriller ‘Ozark’ returns August 31st Netflix crime thriller ‘Ozark’ returns August 31st

When we left Ozark's Marty Byrde (Jason Bateman), it looked like he had struck a deal that solved his and his family's most immediate and life-threatening problems. But moments later that all went away, setting the Byrdes up for a whole host of new t...

yesterday, 17:44
Facebook accidentally sent developer reports to app testers

While Facebook is still reeling from it's Cambridge Analytica scandal, it has been trying to clean up its image as a company that plays fast and loose with your privacy. Unfortunately, there's yet another issue. According to TechCrunch, Facebook acci...

today, 2:47
Microsoft’s ICE involvement illustrates tech’s denial problem Microsoft’s ICE involvement illustrates tech’s denial problem

Nearly a decade ago, I had the good fortune of being one of the last people to interview the founder of Commodore International, Jack Tramiel (famous for Commodore computers and the popular C64), before he passed away. At 83 he died from heart failur...

yesterday, 21:00
23andMe said to be donating DNA kits to help reunite immigrant families - CNET 23andMe said to be donating DNA kits to help reunite immigrant families     - CNET

Bringing families together is core to the company's mission, tweets CEO Anne Wojcicki.

yesterday, 18:15
Reddit is testing a news tab in its iOS app

Reddit is making it simpler to find news on the platform with a beta test of a news tab in its iOS app. You might not always want to sift through personal essays and cat photos to find news from your favorite subreddits. So, Reddit is pulling from a...

yesterday, 22:56
Snapchat Spectacles' exported clips now come in different formats Snapchat Spectacles' exported clips now come in different formats

Snapchat's Spectacles have always been able to export photos and video clips you can post online, but they only used to come in one variant: round with a white frame. Now, the camera-equipped eyewear finally has a handful of export format options to...

yesterday, 15:00