Nice camera, and Android without OEM crapware, though
Special Report Much has happened since Google unveiled the Pixel 2 before Christmas, when it was instantly crowned the best cameraphone on the market. Like the magic fairy, Google has activated the phone's previously dormant Visual Core chip, speeding up HDR+ images and machine learning routines.…
Mark Zuckerberg declined to appear before a British government inquiry into fake news.
Plus: CEO waives overdraft fees to keep customers on side
In the midst of its six-day online banking meltdown, which is showing no sign of letting up, TSB has hauled in the systems integration big gun or as it is otherwise known, IBM.…
Microsoft plans to replace its revolver emoji with a water pistol, following similar moves by others.
TrustChain links suppliers with manufacturing and retail so you can be sure that engagement ring came from where the store says it did.
Plus: Why NVMe over Ethernet can be a, er, ROCE'y road ...
Interview NVMe storage networking (NVMe-oF or NVME over fabrics) promises to radically cut the latency of access to external block storage compared to iSCSI and Fibre Channel.…
The new LS is a big step forward, but it's hard to get around its frustrating infotainment system.
The Japanese gaming giant is selling a whole lot of Switch consoles -- just under 18 million, in fact -- and expects to sell even more over the coming year.
Zero justification under current or planned data law for actions of Home Office
Comment It's probably a given that – with the European Union's GDPR now weeks away – you're sick to the back teeth of hearing, reading and talking about data protection.…
Chinese boffins on 3D XPoint: If it works like phase-change memory, it's probably phase-change memory
Intel says no
Analysis A team of scientists from China have asserted that 3D XPoint is essentially phase-change memory, which manufacturers Intel and Micron have not publicly admitted.…
The gargantuan blob could be creating the largest megastructure in the universe
Astronomers have spotted a whopping 14 galaxies on the verge of merging to create what could be the densest and most massive galactic cluster in the universe.…
Google, LinkedIn, AirBNB and Microsoft join Facebook at a conference on abuse of online services in explaining how they use algorithms to fight fraud.
Taming Things leaky, sneaky, or creepy
Princeton boffins have taken a small step towards defending consumer-level IoT users from snooping, with what they call the IoT Inspector project.…
Firmware updates pushed out to up to 400,000 subscribers
A security vulnerability has been found in Brit broadband biz Hyperoptic's home routers that exposes tens of thousands of its subscribers to hackers.…
The 30-year-old mother of two won four gold medals at the 1948 Olympics, the best performance of any athlete at that year's Games.
It's pretty hard to imagine your body as a collection of cells. Even harder to imagine those cells moving. Now you don't have to!
Six Bitcoiners cuffed for electricity heist
Chinese media is reporting the seizure of 600 Bitcoin miners in the northern municipality of Tianjin, on the grounds of electricity theft.…
In 53 quadrillion miles, take the next exit right at V354 Cephei
The European Space Agency (ESA) has emitted a huge dump of data from its Gaia mission to 3D map the Milky Way.…
A study of 2.7 billion tweets found that echo chambers do exist on Twitter, and you're more likely to be retweeted if you pick a side!
Cubeyou denies that data collected through quizzes on the social media site was misused for marketing.