2020 BMW X3 M and BMW X4 M: We Are Powerless to Stop These 500-HP SUVs – Jalopnik

2020 BMW X3 M and BMW X4 M: We Are Powerless to Stop These 500-HP SUVs – Jalopnik
The new 2020 BMW X4 M and BMW X3 M (along with their Competition variants) have arrived to answer the question nobody asked. Someone is going to have to put a stop to all of this, but I fear humanity no longer has a champion against the M-ification of all BM…

Google may automatically delete location history in upcoming Maps update – MobileSyrup

Google may automatically delete location history in upcoming Maps update – MobileSyrup
A Google Maps update is going to let users choose to automatically delete location history and see calandar event locations on the map.

Here’s our best look yet at the LG G8 ThinQ – MobileSyrup

Here’s our best look yet at the LG G8 ThinQ – MobileSyrup
Thanks to Evan Blass, we just got our best look at the LG G8 ThinQ yet.

jeremy scott tackles fake news

jeremy scott tackles fake news
Jeremy Scott’s fantastical collections don’t usually paint the picture of a designer terribly interested in current affairs — his front row might be of the moment, but his mind is exploring the outer reaches of the galaxy. This collection was different. “Our obsession with headlines, with salacious gossip,” was his starting point, he said pre-show,…

Your Phone Is Listening and It’s Not Paranoia

Your Phone Is Listening and It’s Not Paranoia
A couple years ago, something strange happened. A friend and I were sitting at a bar, iPhones in pockets, discussing our recent trips in Japan and how we’d like to go back. The very next day, we both received pop-up ads on Facebook about cheap return flights to Tokyo. It seemed like just a spooky…

What happens when a city is knocked offline by hackers

What happens when a city is knocked offline by hackers
DEL RIO, Texas — City officials in the sleepy West Texas border town of Del Rio arrived to work on Jan. 10 to an ominous situation — their computers didn't work. At first, the internet appeared not to be functioning, but the city's IT department soon confirmed that their entire system had been encrypted and…

Let’s save the bees with machine learning

Let’s save the bees with machine learning
Machine learning and all its related forms of “AI” are being used to work on just about every problem under the sun, but even so, stemming the alarming decline of the bee population still seems out of left field. In fact it’s a great application for the technology and may help both bees and beekeepers…

Best USB flash drives of 2019: Memory sticks for all your data storage needs

Best USB flash drives of 2019: Memory sticks for all your data storage needs
No matter what you’re doing day-to-day, the best USB memory sticks are going to be a part of your essential kit. That’s why we compiled this list of the best USB flash drives, with a wide range of fantastic flash memory that’ll offer fast speeds, plenty of storage space and, most importantly, great value for…

Cookie Monster held an AMA on Reddit, and it’s so pure you may cry

Cookie Monster held an AMA on Reddit, and it’s so pure you may cry
Cookie Monster, an AMA king.Image: picture alliance via Getty ImageBy Charlotte Roos2019-02-09 13:00:00 UTC This is One Good Thing, a weekly column where we tell you about one of the few nice things that happened this week. Love is real and has taken physical manifestation in the comment section of Cookie Monster's AMA.  If you're…

Be together without being together with Bond Touch

Be together without being together with Bond Touch
In a long-distance relationship? Meet Bond Touch, a wearable device will help couples feel closer together even when they're far apart.