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…

Apple will replace unresponsive iPhone 11 screens for free

“A small percentage of iPhone 11” units suffer from touch issues, Apple says, and it’s swapping out their displays for free as part of a new replacement program. In its announcement, the tech giant admits that the screens on iPhone 11s manufactured between November 2019 and May 2020 may become unresponsive due to an issue…

HBO Max Owner Reportedly Plans to Launch Two More Streaming Services—With Ads

Kevin Reilly, Content Officer of HBO Max and President of TNT, TBS, & TruTV, speaks onstage at HBO Max WarnerMedia Investor Day Presentation at Warner Bros. Studios on October 29, 2019 in Burbank, California.Photo: Presley Ann (Getty Images) Higher-ups at WarnerMedia are purportedly considering adding two new streaming services: one a free offering for its…

TikTok’s deadline comes and goes with no sale and no ban, yet

After months of wrangling, proposals, court rulings and a few extensions, a deadline set by the Trump Administration’s Treasury Department mandated a sale for TikTok by today, December 4th. The day is almost over (on the East Coast, anyway), and there’s no word of a completed deal or rumor that we’ll hear about one. Instead,…

Activision Blizzard Suing Netflix Over Poached Exec

Illustration: Activision Blizzard / Netflix / Kotaku For those of you who love corporate beef, here’s a whopper: Activision Blizzard is suing Netflix. As reported by Deadline, Netflix poached a top Activision exec, chief financial officer Spencer Neumann, before his contract expired. In response, Activision filed suit in the Superior Court of California earlier today….

Finally, Big Cats Are Closer to Getting the Protections They Need

One of the 39 tigers rescued in 2017 from Joe Exotic’s G.W. Exotic Animal Park yawns at the Wild Animal Sanctuary on April 5, 2020 in Keenesburg, Colorado. Exotic, star of the wildly successful Netflix docu-series Tiger King, is currently in prison for a murder-for-hire plot and surrendered some of his animals to the Wild…

Amazon Asks Its Advertisers to Consider Being a Bit More Invasive

Photo: Ina Fassbender (Getty Images) In case you needed yet another reason to shop anywhere but Amazon this holiday season, here’s a good one: The company dropped a whitepaper earlier this week boasting about the stockpile of personal data it collects from every person browsing through its platform. Advertisement Specifically, the paper was written to…

The Ravn X is a 55,000-pound drone for launching satellites

This week, a company based out of Alabama called Aevum unveiled the Ravn X, a drone designed to carry and launch satellites into low-orbit. It weighs in at approximately 55,000 pounds when it’s carrying a full payload, making it one of the heaviest unmanned aircraft in existence today. It also stands 18 feet tall, has…

Learn AWS, Cisco and CompTIA anytime with these courses

If you want to turn your passion for technology into a stable career, it’s a smart idea to learn the concepts, skills and technologies that will set you up for success in the computer and IT field. Well, that’s precisely what you can do with this bundle of online courses. The 2021 All-In-One AWS, Cisco…

Trump Taps Climate Denier to Pick National Medal of Science Winners

President Donald Trump golfs at Trump National Golf Club on Nov. 21, 2020.Photo: Tasos Katopodis (Getty Images) The president took a break from his grifty attempt to blow up democracy under a cloud of flatulence to do more damage in the job he has for another month and a half. The White House announced this…

Is Xbox Game Pass Really the ‘Best Deal in Gaming’?

For $10 to 15 a month, you can get access to “hundreds” of Xbox and/or PC games with Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass—sort of like a Netflix for video games. Many sites, from PC Gamer to our own friends at Kotaku, have hailed it as one of the best deals in gaming, but is it right…