Netflix tests human-driven curation with launch of ‘Collections’

Netflix tests human-driven curation with launch of ‘Collections’

Netflix is testing a new way to help users find TV shows and movies they’ll want to watch with the launch of a “Collections” feature, currently in testing on iOS devices. While Netflix today already offers thematic suggestions of things to watch, based on your Netflix viewing history, Collections aren’t only based on themes. According…

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Apple Watch 5 may have been revealed thanks to a leaked photograph

Apple Watch 5 may have been revealed thanks to a leaked photograph

News Apple Watch 5 may have been revealed thanks to a leaked photograph The Apple Watch 4 (Image credit: TechRadar) The Apple Watch 5 is likely to land in September and yet, unlike the iPhone 11 – which has leaked extensively – we haven’t seen much of it yet. But that might be starting to…

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Exclusive: The foldable Huawei Mate X will have the new Kirin 990 chipset

Exclusive: The foldable Huawei Mate X will have the new Kirin 990 chipset

News Exclusive: The foldable Huawei Mate X will have the new Kirin 990 chipset (Image credit: Future) The Huawei Mate X will indeed pack the Kirin 990 chip, TechRadar learned at a Huawei briefing in New York City.Yanmin Wang, president of CEE, Nordic and Canadian Regions of Huawei’s Consumer Business Group, confirmed to TechRadar that…

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Hands on: Hands on: Pokémon Sword and Shield review

Hands on: Hands on: Pokémon Sword and Shield review

Early Verdict While the core Pokémon formula remains the same, Sword and Shield shake things up with a bunch of new features such as a new region to explore, alongside new Pokémon to catch and mechanics to get to grips with. Everything is bigger (and more British) than before, but the amplified game feels a…

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Android Q is officially named Android 10

Android Q is officially named Android 10

News Android Q is officially named Android 10 (Image credit: Google) Google has announced that Android Q will now come with an all-new, rather boring name: Android 10. This bucks the trend of Android operating systems being named after sweet foods, and marks a change in the naming direction going forward.In fact, the moniker Android…

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Huawei founder tells staff it faces ‘live or die’ moment

Huawei founder tells staff it faces ‘live or die’ moment

News Huawei founder tells staff it faces ‘live or die’ moment (Image credit: Future) Huawei staff have been told the company plans to go into “battle mode” to survive the ongoing US ban disruption, founder Ren Zhengfei has said.Earlier this year, the US Department of Commerce effectively blacklisted the Chinese mobile giant on national security…

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The best back to school sales 2019: deals on laptops, backpacks, tablets, and more

The best back to school sales 2019: deals on laptops, backpacks, tablets, and more

News The best back to school sales 2019: deals on laptops, backpacks, tablets, and more (Image credit: Shutterstock) September is just around the corner and that means school is officially back in session. To help you save money before the new year we’ve listed the best back to school sales that are happening now. We’ve…

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Backup service IDrive launches a face recognition API for developers

Backup service IDrive launches a face recognition API for developers

I did a bit of a double take when I first saw this announcement. IDrive, an online cloud storage and backup service, is launching a face recognition API today that goes up against the likes of AWS Rekognition and others. That seems like a bit of an odd move for a backup company, but it…

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Daily Crunch: Overstock CEO resigns

Daily Crunch: Overstock CEO resigns

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Overstock CEO resigns after ‘deep state’ comments This comes after CEO Patrick Byrne released a statement declaring that he cooperated with…

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Watch a Waymo self-driving car test its sensors in a haboob

Watch a Waymo self-driving car test its sensors in a haboob

Waymo, the self-driving car company under Alphabet, has been testing in the suburbs of Phoenix for several years now. And while the sunny metropolis might seem like the ideal and easiest location to test autonomous vehicle technology, there are times when the desert becomes a dangerous place for any driver — human or computer. The…

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