The Best New Widgets for Your iPhone Lock Screen in iOS 16

Image: Weather Carrot With iOS 14, Apple added widgets to your iPhone home screen.With iOS 16, Apple wants to do the same with your lock screen. Owith this update, you can create multiple lock screens that you can browse at any time, and eEach lock screen can contain up to five different widgets: there’s a … Read more

Precise location gives your coordinates to apps

Photo: AngieYeoh (Shutterstock) It’s no secret that our apps use our locations: in fact, many need them to function properly. You wouldn’t get very far on your road trip if Google Maps couldn’t see your location. But smartphone manufacturers do not specify how the location-sharing of works—in particular that you can choose between sharing your … Read more

Heroism fueled or not, the S&P 500 level is destined for another test of lows. These are the levels to watch, says this strategist

In the words of the great Bonnie Tyler: “It has to be safe, and it has to be soon, and it has to be larger than life.” The hero this market is waiting for is Fed Chairman Jerome Powell and he speaks on Friday, so it’s soon. Whether he is sure remains the question. “The … Read more

Game developers say publisher mined identity for diversity money

Screenshot: mojiken On August 24, Indonesian developers from independent game studios Toge Productions and Mojiken Studio announced that their new point-and-click adventure game A space for the unrelated is delayed indefinitely following the termination of their contract with publisher PQube Games. The developers were made to terminate their contract with the London-based company Girl Gun … Read more

Zoom struggles to convince consumers to pay, and stock slips

Zoom Video Communications Inc. is struggling to convince people to pay for its video conferencing service in the third year of the COVID-19 pandemic, contributing to a reduced forecast and falling stock price on Monday. Zoom ZM, -2.07% executives slashed their full-year earnings and revenue forecast Monday afternoon, and Zoom chief financial officer Kelly Steckelberg … Read more

How to Use End-to-End Encryption in Facebook Messenger Right Now

Meta may not be a stronghold of digital privacy (and may very well be an enemy of it), but times could change. The company announced on Thursday, August 11, they are testing end-to-end encryption (E2EE) for Facebook Messenger as default, which means that all Messenger users would have their chats protected from prying eyes, unless … Read more

Aerial view and other features are coming to Google Maps

Photo: BigTunaOnline (Shutterstock) Google Maps becomes three new features intended to help you coordinate your plans, like checking out a landmark without leaving your house or keeping tabs on your friends’ locations at a festival. Previous features included an activity area or grocery pickupbut these three new features: photorealistic aerial view, cycling routes and location … Read more

Opinion: Google and Microsoft revenue shows the bar has been lowered for Big Tech

Alphabet Inc. and Microsoft Corp. both reported results that fell short of Wall Street expectations on Tuesday, but not only did investors not cringe, they both saw their stocks rise after hours trading. Amid troubling economic signs, tech stocks have been battered so far this year, and fears of a slowdown among big tech names … Read more

Opinion: Google and Microsoft revenue shows the bar has been lowered for Big Tech

Alphabet Inc. and Microsoft Corp. both reported results that fell short of Wall Street expectations on Tuesday, but not only did investors not cringe, they both saw their stocks rise after hours trading. Amid troubling economic signs, tech stocks have been battered so far this year, and fears of a slowdown among big tech names … Read more

A 3-day tech revenue deluge begins. Here are the main issues to follow.

Text size Microsoft and a host of other tech giants are expected to report results this week. Jeenah Moon/Getty Images Over the next three days, investors will be bombarded with June quarter earnings reports from the industry’s biggest players. Tuesday, Microsoft (symbol: MSFT) and Alphabet (GOOGL) will communicate the results. Wednesday, Metaplatforms (META) will be … Read more