Samsung Is Unlocking the FM Radio in New Phones

Samsung has committed to unlocking the FM radio chip in its upcoming handsets. This will allow owners of Samsung phones in the U.S. and Canada to listen to FM radio without the need to be connected to the internet. This is thanks to an ongoing partnership with NextRadio. It’s a little-known fact that most smartphones Read More …

Next INpact launches a browser extension to see who is tracking you online

 French tech media company Next INpact just launched an interesting project today. Kimetrak is a simple browser extension that lets you see how your favorite website is tracking you and selling your privacy. The upcoming ePrivacy and GDPR regulations in Europe have been a wake-up call in many ways. Arguably, bitcoin-mining scripts and Spectre JavaScript Read More …

HTC Vive Pro review: Hands-on

The Vive Pro is HTC’s upgraded VR headset, with a higher resolution, improved ergonomics, and built-in headphones. We went hands-on with the headset – along with the new Vive Wireless Adapter – at CES 2018, and here’s our review.

How to build a business-focused ‘cloud-commerce’ marketplace for the less-sexy economy

 For consumers, huge new internet marketplaces have upended industries ranging from taxis to hotels and even some types of consumer loans. Now, new types of online marketplaces — we call them “cloud-commerce” companies — are popping up to serve businesses. We think they have the potential to radically remake many sectors and generate plenty of Read More …