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Is Melania Holding Donald’s Hand?

I’ve been staring at this photo for 20 minutes now. Are his fingers interlocking from the top? Is this a polyhedron in three dimensions stellated to form n dimensions a la M. C. Escher? A trompe l’oeil in which the skin has merged into a color field with fingernails sticking …

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Saturday’s Best Deals: RTIC Coolers, Yamaha Sound Bar, Air Fryer, and More

It’s the freaking weekend and we have deals on our readers’ favorite coolers, a Yamaha sound bar, a Black & Decker air fryer, and many more. Read more… Powered by WPeMatico

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Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz: Death Toll in Puerto Rico May Be in the Hundreds

On Friday night, San Juan mayor Carmen Cruz told CNN’s Jake Tapper that the death toll in Puerto Rico may be as high as 500, rather than the official count of 54. She reports that there have been 911 cremations in the past month after Hurricane Maria, which is about …

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Apple Watch Bug Causing Restarts When Asking Siri About the Weather

There’s a strange bug with the Apple Watch today that’s causing resprings whenever Siri is questioned about the weather. Asking Siri something like “What’s the temperature?” or “What’s the weather?” or “Is it raining?” causes the Apple Watch to crash. The issue has been documented in several threads on the …

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Animoji Karaoke Takes Over Social Media Following iPhone X Launch

An animated cat, fox, pig, and chicken singing Bohemian Rhapsody is the epitome of a new social media phenomenon dubbed Animoji Karaoke. Over the past week, both reviewers and customers lucky enough to have the device in their hands have shared fun, humorous videos of Animoji in action, ranging from …

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T-Mobile and Sprint Officially Call Off Merger

T-Mobile and Sprint today announced that plans for a merger have officially ended after the two companies were unable to find “mutually agreeable terms.” Rumors last week suggested the merger might be called off because Sprint parent company SoftBank was having doubts about the deal over the ownership terms. SoftBank …

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You Can Now Check iPhone X Availability at Apple Stores With Limited Same Day In-Store Pickup

Apple’s website now lists iPhone X availability at its retail stores in the United States and several other countries around the world. Simply visit the iPhone X purchase page for your country from the list below, select a carrier if required, choose a color, and then click on “Pickup: Check …

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Afghan Government Moves to Block WhatsApp, Telegram Messaging Services

Afghanistan’s government has ordered a block on messaging services WhatsApp and Telegram, according to a letter sent to the country’s internet providers that was widely shared over social media on Saturday. The letter was reportedly sent to Afghan ISPs after the country’s National Directorate for Security ordered the move, in …

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TouchArcade iOS Gaming Roundup: Gaming on the iPhone X

The iPhone X launched today and the jury is still out in regard to what the device means for iOS gamers. It stands to reason that the new swipe gesture that replaces the home button is inevitably going to get in the way of some games which require either frantic …

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iPhone X First Look: Unboxing, Face ID Setup, Gestures, Design and More

The iPhone X is here! Apple Stores around the world opened up at 8:00 a.m. local time on November 3 and deliveries kicked off around the same time, getting the iPhone X into the hands of millions of customers today. We got our hands on an iPhone X this morning …