Khurram Shahzad

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Some People Have a Big Complaint With Apple’s $1,000 iPhone X

After shelling out for the latest iPhone, some users are finding the device doesn’t perform its most basic function: taking calls.<p>A growing number of …

IPhone X

Intel unveils smart glasses that you might want to wear

Intel has launched an impressively light, regular-looking set of smart glasses called Vaunt, confirming rumors from <i>Bloomberg</i> and others. Seen by <i>The Verge</i>, they have plastic frames and weigh under 50 grams, a bit more than regular eyeglasses but much less than Google Glass, for example. The …

Huawei To Unveil World's First Triple-Camera Smartphone P20 In Paris Next Month

The Chinese smartphone maker confirmed on Wednesday the launch of the next generation of its “flagship devices” set for March 27 in the French capital’s iconic museum and exhibition hall, the Grand Palais.<p>Unlike Samsung the week before who teased the S9 as its new “hero” handset, Huawei did not …

Phones

Drone gets way too close to an airplane in terrifying video

Hey, if you own a drone, maybe don't fly it over an airplane filled with passengers?<p>The FAA is investigating a video that seems to show a drone's …

The iPhone X is a beautiful mess

A week ago, I stood with hundreds of other people near a construction site on New York’s Fifth Avenue so that I could buy my piece of what Apple is calling the future.<p>The iPhone X hit stores some 10 years after the first iPhone was released in 2007. That original device helped spur a revolution in …

Mobile Technology

Apple is looking into reports that some iPhone 8s are falling apart

The iPhone 8, Apple’s newest flagship phone—for now—went on sale last week, and reports are starting to trickle in that some users’ new phones are coming apart at the seams.<p>Most of the reports have been from Taiwanese and Chinese media outlets, according to The Next Web, and show phones where the …

Mobile Technology

Frustrated With Your Photography? You Need to Watch This...

Who’s not frustrated with their photography from time to time? Often it requires a few days or weeks of slogging through the frustration to get back …

Photography

Japan Releases Amazing HD Photos of the Moon, and the Earth Beyond

Earthrise has never looked so good.<p>Many people are familiar with the iconic Earthrise image, taken in 1968 by astronaut William Anders during Apollo 8. As President Obama wrote just this morning in an article about going to Mars for CNN: "When our Apollo astronauts looked back from space, they …

This Triangular House is Beautiful (and Terrifying)

(Image credit: Matthias Arndt)<p>Would you be down to live in a home built into the side of a cliff? The Triangle Cliff House was created by architect …

Architecture

The Winning Shots From This Action Photography Contest Will Leave You In Awe

Red Bull has unveiled the winners of its international competition.<p>These breathtaking adventurous photos from this year’s Red Bull Illume Image Quest will get your blood pumping just by looking at them.<p>More than 5,600 photographers around the world participated in the company’s fourth edition of …

Cape Town

Top 10 Editor’s Choice Best Graphic Design Magazines You Should Read

In today’s post, <b>Interior Design Magazines</b> presents the <b>Top 10 editor’s choice Best Graphic Design Magazines</b> that you definitely should be reading. So …

Graphic Design

Flipboard on Flipboard

@flipboard | Official Flipboard account<p>Major League Baseball Goes Pink on Mother’s Day: Pictures<p>Do We Ever Really Die Online?<p>Social media is turning …

Meet the Flipboard Widget for iOS 10

Our latest update optimizes your daily iPhone and iPad routine for Apple’s iOS 10. One of the most exciting additions is the ability to customize widgets and your Lock Screen. The app refresh is available for iPhone 5, iPad 3, iPad mini 2, and iPod touch 6th generation or higher.<p>Now you can get the …

Apps

Travel Back In Time With These Amazing Historical GIFs

The U.S. National Archives is now on Giphy<p>The U.S. National Archives, the official record-keeping agency for all of America, announced something pretty awesome today: it has uploaded a bunch of old historical videos, photos, animations, and other media as free GIFs on the popular search engine …

Archives

Google reportedly revealing all-new OS and laptop in October

We’ve been talking about if and when Google will combine Android and Chrome OS for ages now, but it seems our wishes may finally come true at the company’s upcoming October 4 hardware event.<p>According to Android Police, Google will be unveiling a new operating system, currently nicknamed …

Andromeda

China unveils world’s largest single-dish radio telescope

The world’s largest radio telescope has begun operating in south-western China, a project Beijing says will help humanity search for alien life.<p>The five-hundred-metre aperture spherical radio telescope (acronym: Fast), nestled between hills in the mountainous region of Guizhou, began working about …

Telescopes

Why You Should Own A Light Meter But Probably Don't

Photography is about capturing light, which is why it’s confusing that many photographers don’t own a light meter. After all, if we’re trying to …

Photography

Google's answer to Amazon Echo is reportedly coming soon

At its I/O conference in May, Google showed off Home, its answer to Amazon’s Echo. The voice-activated device is designed to work with Google Assistant and answer your questions, control music playback through its built-in speaker and control your home’s IoT gadgets.<p>Android Police reports that its …

Samsung's Note 7 replacements are reportedly overheating

In the wake of the massive Galaxy Note 7 smartphone debacle which saw Samsung recall some 2.5 million of its flagship handsets, Samsung’s woes continue in its home country.<p>The Wall Street Journal reports that some customers who have received replacement devices over the past week are complaining …

Mobile

Uber wants to build planes to beat city traffic

Uber surprised the world last month when it announced its plans to begin testing self-driving cabs within a matter of days. The company clearly has its sights set on the future of mobility, as Jeff Holden’s latest comments prove.<p>Uber’s head of products spoke with Recode over the weekend at The …

DARPA

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Snapchat is now called Snap Inc., and is selling "Spectacles" for $129 (£99).</b> They're smart sunglasses with a camera mounted on them.<p><b>2. The wait for Nintendo's next console is testing the company's most passionate fans.</b> The NX is going to be a combination handheld device and home console.<p><b>3.</b> …

Gear & Gadgets

Forza Horizon 3 at 4K 60fps is simply breathtaking

It's extremely good on Xbox One, but with the right hardware, Forza Horizon 3 is breathtaking on PC. Building on the DX12 foundation of the excellent …

Oculus Rift Founder Supports Trump—And Lost Developers Over It

You could say there's a rift between him and the public.<p>He may be a 24-year-old billionaire and pioneer of virtual reality headset Oculus Rift, but Palmer Luckey has had to face actual reality after it emerged he supports Donald Trump.<p>Luckey was rumored to have been the founder of a group called …

Ready Player One

The Future Just Got Cheaper Thanks to the $50 Amazon Echo

I've been a fan of the Amazon Echo since it came out. Even at $180, it's a reasonable price to pay to experience the future. Amazon's virtual assistant, Alexa, keeps getting smarter and more powerful all the time. So when Amazon released its $90 miniature version, dubbed the Echo Dot, which does …

Smart Homes

If Your Phone Is So Good, Do You Still Need a 'Real' Camera?

As more people turn to smartphone cameras for their ease of use, social media sharing capabilities, and cooperation with photo editing apps, some amateur photographers are using their phones to elevate their snaps into money-making masterpieces — which begs the question: Are traditional DSLR …

Mobile Photography

Allo’s most annoying feature is rolling out to other messaging apps

Although many users were irritated by Allo’s <i>lack</i> of features, there was one existing feature in particular that rubbed a number of people the wrong way. While a cool idea on the surface, Allo’s ability to message people even if they don’t have the app (and then prompting them to download Allo) led …

Apps

Watch out Tesla: Mercedes-Benz's first fully electric truck could hit the road in 10 years

Mercedes-Benz is officially entering the trucking industry.<p>The Daimler subsidiary unveiled its all-electric truck at IAA, an international motor show in Hannover, Germany that runs until September 29.<p>Scroll down for a closer look:

The Best Female Characters Come From Books

Is literature better at coming up with complex women protagonists than Hollywood? A long history of book-to-film adaptations suggests so.<p>Last year, I was working as a publicity associate at Simon & Schuster when Jessica Knoll’s debut thriller <i>Luckiest Girl Alive</i> was optioned for film. The novel, …