How to watch Apple’s ‘It’s show time’ event on Monday, March 25

Apple calls its next event “It’s show time”—a name that strongly hints it’ll highlight the rumored streaming TV service we’ve heard about for a while now. It’s fitting, then, that Apple will also stream the announcement on a wide variety of devices ranging from the iPhone to a Windows PC. …

9 ways Apple’s credit card could disrupt everything

Apple is expected to introduce a credit card in partnership with Goldman Sachs. How could it make this card a must-have item for its premium customers? How Apple can thrive While the attention is focused on Apple’s surprise product release salvo and its forthcoming video streaming services launch on March …

Rotor Riot Game Controller for iOS review: The herald of a new age of iOS gaming

Game controllers have been a part of the extended iPhone experience for years, but Apple’s older certification requirements kept them from fully mimicking the same experience you get from an Xbox One controller or Sony DualShock 4. Even with the best ones, there’s usually a catch. Sometimes you need to …

Rogers spending $100 million to cover 1,000km of rural Canada with LTE

Canada is the world’s second largest country by area and, thus, has many sparsely populated regions between the towns and cities that make up provinces from the Northwest Territory to Newfoundland and Labrador. In the case of Rogers, it has taken a cue from the federal government’s just-announced spending boon …

Legere seizes on Verizon 5G rate plan to promote Sprint/T-Mobile merger, price lock

Verizon recently announced that it would start selling the 5G Moto Mod accessory that would make the wireless carrier’s new network accessible for just one legacy phone, the Moto Z3. It also slid in a mention of what customers should expect to pay to access the network: $10 per month …

Google’s Stadia service could shatter the barriers of Mac gaming

Did Google just save Mac gaming? The Mountain View company never mentioned Apple during the reveal of its Stadia game streaming service at the Game Developers Conference yesterday, but Stadia sounds all but tailor-made for Mac users. A service that let you stream games from a remote server straight to …

AirPods updated with wireless charging case, new silicon

In a week chock full of subdued hardware announcements, Apple’s latest is one updating the AirPods. The literal biggest component of this update is the new Wireless Charging Case for the updated that allows users to place their current-generation or new-generation AirPods inside and place the case on a Qi-compatible …

US cranks pressure on UK over Huawei, 5G

US intelligence officials have been pressuring Germany to either block out Huawei from vending any 5G network equipment to the country or risk the loosening of its secret information sharing relationship. The foreign minister’s office has been abuzz about the security concerns of integrating cheap but proficient devices from the …