Analysis of iDesktop in depth, the Windows desktop on your iPad

On this occasion we will analyze iDesktop in depth, a service to enjoy a virtual desktop in the cloud and that comes in freemium format for all types of users. For a long time I wanted an application that would allow me to control Windows from my iPad, now is the time. With the new…

A Crackdown on the Use of Face Recognition Tech Is Brewing in the EU: Report

Photo: Getty European citizens may soon have protections most Americans lack: control over the use of their face recognition data. Facial recognition tech remains largely unregulated, and we’ve seen what police and other government operators can get away with in the absence of any meaningful rules. A few cities in the U.S. have outright banned…

Porsche streamlines the Taycan EV’s infotainment system

To stay true to the Porsche’s sportscar DNA, the Taycan will ship with the company’s brand new streamlined infotainment system. The automaker still has the three main customer-placed widgets on the home screen, but the data and how it’s displayed has been optimized to keep the driver’s eyes on the road instead of searching for…

HP CEO Dion Weisler will step down in November

Weisler will continue to serve on HP’s board of directors until the next annual meeting of shareholders. “Serving as CEO of HP is the highlight of my career, and I want to thank the entire HP team for the support they have shown me. I’m incredibly proud of what we have achieved and equally confident…

The 10 Best Deals of August 22, 2019

Best Deals of the DayThe best deals from around the web, updated daily.    We see a lot of deals around the web over on Kinja Deals, but these were our ten favorites today. Head over to our main post for more deals, and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to never miss a chance…

Lenovo’s Smart Clock becomes a more capable home hub

Thanks to an automatic software update rolling out this week, the Lenovo Smart Clock will allow natural conversations with Google Assistant. If you opt into this setting, you’ll be able to have continued conversations without having to say “Hey Google” before every question. Lenovo previously worked with Nest cameras, but now it works with most…

Big Telecom, Every U.S. State Vow to End America’s Robocall Hell

Major phone companies are telling the country’s state attorneys general that they will do more against robocalls. It’s the latest step from government and industry to combat the growing problem.Photo: AP Twelve major phones companies and the attorneys general of every state in the U.S. announced a plan on Thursday intended not only to stem…

Samsung Galaxy Note 10+ review: Weird, but in a good way

In use Our Galaxy Note 10+ review unit is the base model, with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset and 12GB of RAM inside, along with 256GB of internal storage. It’s the same basic configuration found in a host of other premium Android phones, and that’s not a bad thing. While it would’ve been nice to…

Climate Change Could Be Behind An ‘Extraordinary’ Ancient Plant Bloom in the UK

A female cone to the left and the male to the right.Photo: Courtesy of Ventnor Botanic Garden Cycads are palm-tree like plants that dominated the Earth’s landscape some 280 million years ago when the continents were smashed up into Pangea. Back then, the planet was going through global warming due to increased carbon dioxide levels…

AmazonFresh grocery delivery expands to Houston, Minneapolis and Phoenix

Besides produce, meat and other groceries, Prime subscribers can use AmazonFresh to order electronics, health and beauty products in addition to home and kitchen items. In Houston, Amazon will also deliver beer and wine to select customers. If you have an Alexa-enabled smart speaker in your home, you can use the digital assistant to order…