Microsoft drafted famous streamer from Twitch to its own streaming service

By | 06/08/2019

What’s interesting on watching other streamers playing computer games? It’s something like watching other professional players playing football. Someone likes watching his popular NBA team playing basketball, someone likes to watch Twitch streamers playing his favorite game. I’m mostly watching Warcraft 3, but I’m also watching Doom speedruns on YouTube. I start watching game videos when I was… Read More »

Facebook will add its name to Instagram and WhatsApp

By | 03/08/2019

Facebook is the biggest social network in the World. On many websites and blogs there are social buttons with Facebook (and other social networks) to follow your favorite web content creator. Some users don’t use Facebook because of privacy issues. Personally, I replaced Messenger with Telegram. Someone may say that he is not using Facebook, because he is… Read More »

Samsung announced hi-end Android tablet

By | 01/08/2019

In the beginning, tablets were very popular, but now sales are lower. It’s not only because of longer lifespan of tablets without any significant software or hardware improvements, but they are also canibalized by big smartphones. The biggest smartphones are matching size of smaller tablets, so there is no reason why such owners should purchase a tablet. Also,… Read More »

Apple offers 5K 27-inch LG UltraFine Display, iPad Pro support limited to 4K

By | 31/07/2019

In the past, Apple was developing its own displays, but later Apple discontinued them. But when the new 2019 Mac Pro was released, Apple offered its own display again, a Pro Display XDR with a 6K resolution, but because of the price, this display is not affordable for many customers. After discontinuing Apple’s display, Apple was selling 4K… Read More »

iPadOS beta 5 – finally tuned Share Menu

By | 30/07/2019

Are you betatesting iPadOS? It’s truth that you shouldn’t do so on productive device, but I risked it and installed iPadOS from the very first public beta release. It’s stable, though some features don’t work exactly on 100% as they should, but it’s usable. I’m excited by new Share Menu (I reference it as “Open with…” menu in… Read More »

GitHub is blocking access from some areas due to US sanctions

By | 29/07/2019

Future is in the cloud. You may say yes or no, but some services are already – obviously – cloud-based, like e-mail or social networks. Also, some kinds of Internet services are expected to work as cloud service – like GitHub, a code-hosting service used by many software developers. And fact, that GitHub is cloud-based service, means that… Read More »

Tech firms “can and must” put backdoors in encryption, said US Attorney General

By | 26/07/2019

Privacy is a fundamental human right. In the past, most communication was not encrypted, so government could spy upon you. Today, we use end-to-end encryption. Though, some end-to-end services are not “reliable”, like we may see at Facebook’s Messenger or its owned WhatsApp, which co-worked with government. Maybe you remember cause with Apple and shooter in San Bernardino,… Read More »

Apple updated some older iOS devices

By | 24/07/2019

One of the reason why I prefer iPhones and iPads over Android smartphones and tablets is long support from Apple. I remember my phablet from Huawei, which came with Android 5 and I have never seen any Android updates. Later I had smartphone from Samsung, which came with Android 7 and later I got update to Android 8… Read More »

Apple updated macOS, iOS, watchOS and tvOS

By | 23/07/2019

Apple just updated all of its four operating systems. Though current hype is about upcoming macOS Catalina and iOS 13 / iPadOS 13, Apple still updates it “older” operating systems. Having always up-to-date version is very important, because updates don’t only add new features, but also fixes bugs and security issues. As usual, before updating make sure all… Read More »