Photography

Most digital cameras look the same, but these 10 weren’t afraid to stand out

Daven Mathies/Digital Trends Camera designs tend not to wander far from the conservative, regardless of the manufacturer. Point-and-shoots are usually boxy, and DSLRs look like, well, DSLRs. (There are some exceptions, like rugged cameras that have unique form factors designed to withstand natural elements and drops.) But, once in a while, camera makers will take […]

Gears & Gadgets

Huawei’s export ban is wider in scope than most people imagine

Enlarge Huawei The tech industry is still trying to wrap its collective head around the Trump administration’s export ban on Huawei. We’ve seen Huawei be de-listed and then re-listed from industry groups like the Wi-Fi Alliance, Bluetooth SIG, and the SD Association. Companies like Panasonic provided a statement to the BBC saying it would suspend transactions with Huawei, then later […]

Top Stories

A new survey shows that Snapchat is still the favorite social platform among Gen Z – but it’s not the app teens are using the most

The Gender Spectrum Collection Snapchat remains the favorite social platform among teens, a survey from Piper Jaffray shows. The survey reports that while Snapchat was the favorite social platform, Instagram beat out Snapchat in monthly users among Gen Zers. Despite these numbers, Snapchat’s number of daily active users is continuing to fall, and has been […]

Gaming

The Most Niche Simulation PC Games We Could Find

These PC games painstakingly recreate mundane tasks, from driving to farming, for small but dedicated audiences. PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. Most games hang their hats on their stories or feats of button-dancing reflexes, but the humble simulation has always had […]

Gears & Gadgets

YouTube will disable comments on most videos of kids because of pedophiles

Enlarge NurPhoto/Getty Images YouTube will now take stronger action to prevent predatory comments posted on videos of children. According to a blog post, YouTube will suspend comments on videos that feature minors that “could be at risk of attracting predatory behavior.” This measure is designed to prevent predatory commenters from gathering in the comments section […]

Emerging Tech

SpaceX just nailed its most challenging Falcon 9 rocket landing to date

SpaceX Update: thanks to favorable weather conditions and a perfectly executed launch, SpaceX’s Nusantara Satu mission was at least a partial success. At time of writing, the rocket’s payloads (a satellite and a lunar lander) have not yet been delivered into orbit, but it’s second stage booster was successfully recovered after landing on SpaceX’s autonomous […]