The best free Photoshop alternative 2018
Adobe Photoshop is the industry standard photo editing software, but it isn't the only way to give your images a new lease of life – there are plenty of free alternatives that put a huge array of powerful [..]
Alexa devices will know now exactly where you are – in a good way
Amazon is moving a key bit of Echo software onto the cloud, meaning that all Alexa-enabled devices will be able to gauge the proximity of voice commands.
Anyone with more than one Alexa-enabled device in their home will know [..]
Windows 10 will use machine learning to install system updates at the right time
Microsoft has pushed out a new preview build of Windows 10 – actually, there are two fresh builds, but with no real differences between them – which makes a major change in terms of trying to avoid Windows [..]
Smart doormat could stop neighbors stealing your drone-delivered pizza
Drones might faster than conventional couriers, but they also present lots of new challenges, including increased risk of theft from any light-fingered neighbors who intercept your deliveries. Researchers at payment [..]
Chat app Line gets serious about gaming with its latest acquisition
Line, the company best-known for its popular Asian messaging app, is doubling down on games after it acquired a controlling stake in Korean studio NextFloor for an undisclosed amount.
NextFloor, which has produced titles [..]
Why a VPN could be the security extra your business needs
With businesses being targeted by more security threats than ever before, the need for comprehensive protection is greater than ever. However just having an antivirus installed and making sure employees change password every [..]
Market research firm GlobalWebIndex takes first VC with $40M Series A
Market research firm GlobalWebIndex, which provides consumer insight data for marketing purposes for customers including Google, Spotify, WPP, IPG and Omnicom Group, has closed a $40 million Series A round. The funding is [..]
Google Chrome is now marking all HTTP sites as ‘not secure’
Google has made good on its two-year old promise of making the internet a safer place by naming and shaming unencrypted sites. While the search giant began to roll out ‘not secure’ warnings for HTTP sites with [..]
Epic hid an Easter egg in Fortnite to acknowledge the game’s greatest failed rescue
For being in charge of what is probably the biggest game in the world right now and all the responsibilities that come with that, Epic is proving itself quite capable of changing things up on the fly.
Case in point: Last [..]
Apple solves MacBook Pro 2018 throttling issue with software patch
Following a week of getting dragged on YouTube and Reddit for a performance throttling issue, Apple’s new MacBook Pro 2018 is now rid of the problem through a software patch. Apple issued a statement regarding the [..]