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Huawei phones can no longer come with Facebook, Instagram or WhatsApp preinstalled     – CNET
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The Chinese company’s phones can’t have the social network’s apps preloaded any more.

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Ultimate Ears' Wonderboom 2 gets better sound, longer battery life
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Two years ago, Ultimate Ears' launched a beefy speaker that offered 360-degree sound in the body the size of a soda can. Now, the company is updating the Wonderboom with design flourishes cribbed from the Boom 3, bigger sound and a longer battery lif…

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Amazon Will No Longer Sell Chinese Goods In China
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Amazon announced today that it will close its marketplace in China in the coming months, meaning Amazon customers in the country will no longer be able to buy goods from Chinese merchants. “Amazon did not explain why it was withdrawing its marketplace service, saying only it will instead focus on selling goods shipped from other […]

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Windows 10 Will No Longer Auto Install Feature Updates Twice a Year
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Microsoft has announced that starting with the Windows 10 May 2019 Update, which will hit general availability late next month, users will no longer be forced to install new Windows 10 feature updates as they become available. From a report: This comes after feedback from users who have had countless issues with updates breaking programs, […]

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Apple no longer refuses to fix iPhones with third-party batteries
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Enlarge / The iPhone XR led iPhone sales, but iPhone revenue was down 15 percent year over year. (credit: Samuel Axon) Apple has reportedly updated the rules of its strict repair program to be a bit more lenient toward iPhones with aftermarket batteries. Internal company documents reportedly instruct its Genius Bars and Apple Authorized Service […]

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Another blow to Blu-ray: Samsung will no longer make Blu-ray players for the US
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Samsung’s UBS-K8500, introduced in 2015, was positioned as the world’s first UltraHD, 4K Blu-ray player. [credit: Mark Walton ] If you didn’t notice any Blu-ray player announcements from Samsung at CES this year, there’s a reason for that: the company has told both Forbes and CNET that it is getting out of the Blu-ray player […]

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Hermit crabs evolved longer penises to keep their shells from being stolen
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Enlarge / An adult male hermit crab of the species Coenobita compressus ambling along on a leisurely stroll. (credit: Mark Laidre) Hermit crabs protect their soft, curved abdomens from harm by scavenging seashells and turning them into portable homes. That poses a challenge when it comes time to mate, since a rival can steal the […]

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The year social networks were no longer social
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The term “social network” has become a meaningless association of words. Pair those two words and it becomes a tech category, the equivalent of a single term to define a group of products. But are social networks even social anymore? If you have a feeling of tech fatigue when you open the Facebook app, you’re […]

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Zero Motorcycles' 2019 line-up boasts more power and longer range
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Zero Motorcycles has made a name for itself by producing electric bikes that appeal to motorcycle enthusiasts as well as alternative fuel fans. Its bikes have been a hit with thrill seekers and commuters alike, and its newly-announced 2019 line-up ma…

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