Apple is reportedly working on a smart display for smart home control

Apple just introduced its latest smart speaker earlier today, but the company’s plans for the smart home are much grander, a new report reveals. According to the omnipresent “people with knowledge of the plans”, Apple is working on a bunch of devices that will make it better compete with Google and Amazon in the space. […]

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Apple is reportedly working on a smart display for smart home control

Apple just introduced its latest smart speaker earlier today, but the company’s plans for the smart home are much grander, a new report reveals. According to the omnipresent “people with knowledge of the plans”, Apple is working on a bunch of devices that will make it better compete with Google and Amazon in the space. […]

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New updates bring camera zoom control to Galaxy Watch5, 360 Audio Recording to Buds2 Pro

Last week, Samsung announced it would release software updates that would bring 360 Audio Recording to the Galaxy Buds2 Pro and camera zoom capability to the Galaxy Watch5 and Watch4 series. Well, the rollout has begun as the Galaxy Watch5 in the US has received a new software update with firmware version R900XXU1AWA3 that lets […]

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Google Home app now lets you control fans, air purifiers, TVs

The Google Home app lets you control compatible TVs running Android TV or Google TV. It can also help you control fans, air purifiers, TVs, and even vacuum cleaners. TV sets that are compatible with Nest Hub and the Google Home app can now be controlled via the app’s touch controls. Back in August 2022, […]

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Your Brain Uses Calculus to Control Fast Movements

A mouse is running on a treadmill embedded in a virtual reality corridor. In its mind’s eye, it sees itself scurrying down a tunnel with a distinctive pattern of lights ahead. Through training, the mouse has learned that if it stops at the lights and holds that position for 1.5 seconds, it will receive a […]

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Spotify on Wear OS: Learn how to download offline playlists and control your music

Spotify on a Wear OS smartwatch is now a much more complete experience than it used to be, with users finally able to enjoy offline listening, LTE streaming and more. What was a fairly tepid app on older versions of Wear has been reborn for Wear OS 3, with the likes of the Google Pixel […]

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‘Control Freak’ and the Power of the Intimate Video Game Memoir

Cliff Bleszinski was lead designer on the popular video game Gears of War, and also worked on other classic titles such as Unreal and Fortnite. His new memoir Control Freak describes his rise from Nintendo fanboy to rock star game designer. “It’s 300 pages of my life story, starting when I was a pimply faced […]

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Windows 11 22H2 et la protection Smart App Control, que faut-il savoir ?

La première mise à jour des fonctionnalités de Windows 11, 22H2 introduit plusieurs nouveautés. Nous retrouvons par exemple un explorateur de fichiers épaulé d’onglets, le support des applications Android via l’Amazon Appstore ou encore le Smart App Control. Cette technologie est censée renforcer la sécurité de Windows 11. Son objectif est d’empêcher les applications malveillantes […]

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Control 2 confirmed by Remedy Entertainment for Xbox Series X|S, PC, and PS5

What you need to know Remedy Entertainment is officially working on Control 2, having signed an agreement with publisher 505 Games.  Control 2 is being developed for Xbox Series X|S, PC, and PS5. The game is currently in the “concept” phase, meaning it won’t be done for a while.  Remedy Entertainment is also working on […]

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Xbox is offering Control, Serial Cleaner, and more for free as part of its ‘Free Play Days’

What you need to know Xbox Free Play Days are a perk for Xbox Game Pass and Xbox Live Gold customers that give them the opportunity to play full releases for free over a select few days. This week, from November 3 to November 7 you can play Control, Serial Cleaners and NHRA Championship Drag […]

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Google Play System update for November 2022 brings Parental Control & Google Wallet improvements

Google has revealed the list of new changes that will be a part of the Play System update for November 2022 for Android devices. As per the changelog, the latest update will include general improvements to the Google Play Store’s security and enhancements for parental controls and Wallet. Major Android firmware updates are pushed annually […]

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As risks grow, Samsung’s ‘control tower’ may return to prevent disaster

Like most chaebols or big family businesses in South Korea, the family of Samsung founder Lee Byung-chul continues to exercise control over the conglomerate. Samsung is in the unique position of being the largest and most powerful chaebols in the country. Samsung previously had a centralized management structure, basically a “control tower,” run by handpicked […]

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How to use Smart App Control on Windows 11 2022 Update

The Windows 11 2022 Update (version 22H2) (opens in new tab) comes with Start App Control (SAC). This new security feature has been designed to lock down the computer to allow only programs signed with a valid certificate or known to be trusted. Smart App Control aims to block malicious and untrusted applications that may cause unwanted […]

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Shazam Update Adds Songs Identified by Siri to Music Recognition History in Control Center

Apple today updated the Shazam app for iPhone and iPad, introducing a new feature that is designed to allow songs identified using Siri to be added to both the Shazam App library and the Music Recognition History view in the Control Center. Note that this functionality requires iOS 16. Apple added Music Recognition feature to […]

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How to Control Your Apple Watch With Your iPhone

Apple Executives Talk About iPhone 14 Pro’s Dynamic Island in New Interview In a new interview, Apple’s senior vice president of software engineering, Craig Federighi, and Apple’s vice president of human interface design, Alan Dye, sat down to discuss the thinking behind the iPhone 14 Pro’s Dynamic Island and how it was developed. During the […]

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iOS 16.1 Beta Lets You Disable AirPods Pro 2 Touch Volume Control

Sunday September 25, 2022 3:18 am PDT by Sami Fathi In the iOS 16.1 beta, Apple is giving users of the second-generation AirPods Pro the ability to disable touch controls for volume. One feature of the new ‌AirPods Pro‌ is that users can increase or decrease volume by swiping up or down on the ‌AirPods […]

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Apple AirPods Pro 2 arrive with improved ANC, touch control and boosted battery

Apple has unveiled the second generation of its flagship wireless earbuds, the AirPods Pro 2. Announced during the company’s ‘Far Out’ event in Cupertino, the new earbuds come with a new H2 chip, improved ANC performance, boosted battery life and tweaks to the charging case. AirPods Pro 2 will be available to pre-order on 9 […]

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Xiaomi Smart Speaker IR Control review

The Smart Speaker IR Control is Xiaomi’s latest audio product, at least in the Indian market. It’s a modestly priced device for its category with one interesting new feature; it lets you control devices around your house with just your voice, as long as they work with an IR remote. Design The Xiaomi Smart Speaker […]

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Latest Windows 10 Release Preview build adds remote language control for IT admins, Defender improvements for Endpoint

What you need to know Windows 10 Build 19044.1947 (KB5016688) recently rolled out to the Release Preview channel for Insiders running Windows 10 version 21H2. This is a non-security update. There are a couple of new features, including remote language control for admins and Defender improvements, as well as a decent number of bug fixes. […]

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Windows 11, la protection Smart App Control s’améliore mais pas pour tout le monde

Cette année Microsoft a dévoilé la fonctionnalité de sécurité « Smart App Control » de Windows 11. Elle a été présentée comme un outil de protection qui « bloque les applications non fiables et potentiellement dangereuses ». Ce « Smart App Control » est intéressant puisqu’il s’agit d’une sorte de nouveau bouclier face à certaines menaces. Selon le […]

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