Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Thomas Schmidt

Veteran | Husband | Article Writer | Gamer | Digital Artist | Photographer | Midwest Life Thomas Schmidt likes to write about technology and gaming. Occasionally he enjoys writing a political piece on a topic that peeks his interest. He draws digital art using his iPad and Procreate along with playing games as his two main hobbies.
37 Published Articles

Oppo releases an Apple Watch clone smartwatch

Oppo will be releasing its first smartwatch this year. It looks very similar to the Apple Watch but is considerably thinner. This...

Apple to introduce a trackpad to its upcoming iPad keyboard

According to a report from The Information, Apple is testing a keyboard accessory with a trackpad for its iPads. They are planning...

Twitter is testing disappearing tweets called “fleets”

Twitter announced on Wednesday that they were going to test something new called disappearing tweets. This feature is dubbed "fleets" and will...

Amazon preparing to take on Swiggy and Zomato, food delivery in India

In the highly competitive food delivery industry of Bengaluru, a new player is about to enter. Currently, Swiggy and Zomato dominate the...

Amazon and Google to limit employees traveling to certain countries

Amazon and Google have decided to limit the travel of their employees due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Some of the places these...

LG unveils a new dual-screen phone – the V60 ThinQ

LG unveiled its new phone, the V60 ThinQ 5G. This phone comes equipped with dual screens, a 64MP camera, and a 5000mAh...

Apple Watch heart study offers Apple Watch at $49 for seniors that qualify

Johnson & Johnson is working with Apple and Best Buy for a new health study. These three industry-leading companies are teaming up...

Amazon Go grocery store has no cashiers and is run by cameras

After a couple of years of Amazon launching its very first convenience stores, the company decides to go grocery. The name of...

Firefox leading in security with default DNS over HTTPS

Firefox will be the first browser to make DNS over HTTPS (DoH) connections the default in their browser. This new standard will...

Hacker attempted to extort Ninja after Twitter account hack

A hacker hijacked Ninja's account on February 22nd, thus prompting a few minutes of pretending to be the streaming star. The individual...

New Mexico lawsuit: Is Google illegally tracking the data of children?

In New Mexico, Hector Balderas, the State's Attorney General, is suing Google for child privacy issues. Balderas claims that Google is tracking...

Apple CEO Tim Cook gets a restraining order against a stalker

Apple CEO Tim Cook requests and received a restraining order against a stalker - Rakesh Sharma. Mr. Sharma’s stalking began back in...

Nvidia GeForce Now has over a million users streaming games already

After Nvidia launched its own game streaming service, the company has attracted well over a million new users. However, most of these...

Twitter adds a “Continue Thread” option to prevent broken threads

Twitter has introduced a new button to help link separate tweets together. https://twitter.com/twitter/status/1230267622903689225?s=21 This...

Apple wants a book containing secrets about the company to be destroyed

Sadowski, a former App Store manager, wrote a book that allegedly contains company secrets. Apple has asked that he stop selling it...

Ring improves security and privacy features, but not nearly enough

The Amazon-owned security camera company called Ring has updated its service and privacy, but only slightly. Ring is working on creating a...

Spotify redesigns its podcasts show page UI to match Apple Podcasts

Today, Spotify pushed out an update to improve its podcasts show page. Originally, the page required you to swipe left on any...