These solar glass blocks would make great skylights for your solar roof

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If you’re going to be decking your roof out with solar tiles, there’s a possibility that you may forgo what might be the best placement of a skylight in favor of more solar cell square footage. Luckily solar glass is fast becoming an option, and these clever glass blocks are the best option I’ve seen […]

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New malware masquerades as a ride-sharing app

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An update to the venerable Faketoken.q Android malware has made it easier for the program to steal your credit card information from ride-sharing apps. Faketoken attacks Russian ride-sharing apps by overlaying text boxes on the credit card information pages that can capture your credit number and other important information. Kaspersky writes: After getting onto a […]

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Lenovo K8 Note India Sale, Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) & Galaxy A7 (2017) Price Cuts, and More: Your 360 Daily

The Lenovo K8 Note (Review) went on sale in India for the first time today, following its unveiling last week. The K8 Note is available exclusively on Amazon in India, and if you manage to buy one, you can choose between Black and Gold colour options. The next sale will be held on August 25. The […]

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The best LG G6 deals in August 2017

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When the LG G6 hit the shelves earlier this year, we were touting it as a cheap alternative to the Samsung Galaxy S8. It’s a high quality, stylish handset with a pin-sharp screen and water-resistant casing. There isn’t much not to like about this splendid Android phone. And while it looked the LG G6 was […]

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Monster's headphones get their own voice assistant

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World’s first or not, Melody adds a new level of hands-free convenience to Monster’s devices. You’ll have to download the Melody app from Google Play or iTunes and pair it with your device. But once that’s done, you can simply tap on the headphones when you want to tell Melody to play a specific song, […]

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Facebook downranks video clickbait and fake play buttons

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Ever gotten tricked into clicking a fake play button on Facebook that opens a link instead of starting a video? I did, repeatedly, and wrote a story in 2014 titled “Yo Facebook, Ban Links With Fake Video Play Buttons”. Now Facebook is doing just that. Today it started downranking the News Feed presence of links […]

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Xiaomi Redmi Note 5A launch set for August 21, specs revealed

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Xiaomi is gearing up to launch a new entry-level smartphone next week. Dubbed the Redmi Note 5A, Xiaomi has announced that it will be launched on August 21 at an event in China. The phone will be unveiled by Xiaomi’s Chairman and CEO, Bin Lin. Earlier spotted on TENAA, the Chinese certification site, the Redmi […]

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Marvel Answers Long-Running Spider-Man Mystery

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By Jesse Schedeen Spider-Men II finally addressed one of Marvel’s longest-running mysteries, but fans might not be happy with the answer. Warning: this article contains spoilers for Spider-Men II #2! The original Spider-Men mini-series ended on an unusual cliffhanger in 2012, with Peter Parker returning home and Googling Miles Morales’ name, curious to see if […]

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Protecting 3D printers from cyberattacks could be as simple as listening carefully

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As 3D printers grow smarter and continue to embed themselves in manufacturing and product creation processes, they are exposed to online malefactors just like every other device and network. Security researchers suggest a way to prevent hackers from sabotaging the outputs of 3D printers: listen very, very carefully. Now, you’re forgiven if someone hacking a […]

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Ofo comes to the US, joining the bike-share fray in Seattle

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Seattle seems like an unlikely venue for a duel between bike-sharing companies: it’s rainy, hilly, its residents can’t drive and another bike-share program recently went belly up publicly and ignominiously. But Ofo, one of several Chinese giants in the space, is the third company to launch in the city in a month. It’s the company’s […]

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