Xavier Harding
Xavier Harding

Xavier is a tech and gaming writer from New York. Email him at xavier@mic.com.

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Katherine Johnson will have a NASA research center named after her

One of NASA's most important legacy workers gets her own building.

Sept. 22, 2017

Why Apple fans worldwide are coming to the US to buy the iPhone 8

The iPhone X and iPhone 8 are Apple's most expensive phones yet — and they're even pricier abroad.
Sept. 21, 2017

#MeUnoAyudar comes to Puerto Rico’s aid following devastating Hurricane Maria-induced power outages

Relief for Puerto Rico is coming from all sides. Including Twitter users.
Sept. 19, 2017
Sept. 19, 2017

This viral hashtag is revealing how the tech industry rewards white privilege

Unqualified for tech? For one part of the population, that's not a problem.

Sept. 15, 2017

What’s even cooler than Apple’s 3-D face scanning? Iris scanning. 

Your face is not a perfect password. Iris scanning is not only more secure, but more accurate, too, experts said.
Sept. 14, 2017

Snapchat’s new animated Bitmoji avatars are a blast to play with

You'll want to try this ASAP.
Sept. 14, 2017

The future of augmented reality is happening right here, right now

The future of AR is happening right here, right now, thanks to the ARKit community.
Sept. 13, 2017

The 11 big ways your iPhone is about to change

This month's free iOS update brings some big changes to your mobile life. Here's a cheat sheet.
Sept. 12, 2017

Apple just revealed the iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Here’s which one you should buy.

The iPhone X is here. Ready to empty your wallet?

Sept. 6, 2017

Keeping ‘Insecure’ lit: HBO cinematographer Ava Berkofsky on properly lighting black faces

We spoke with the show's director of photography about how she keeps black beautiful on screen.
Aug. 31, 2017

Celebrity hacks keep hitting Instagram. Here’s how the app could better protect verified users.

Here's what Instagram can do right now to make itself safer
Aug. 29, 2017

Uber says it won’t track user locations — but Apple may be forcing the issue

Android users are currently left out of the picture.
Aug. 29, 2017

This guy 3-D printed a Nintendo Switch adapter so his friend could play ‘Zelda’ after a stroke

Julio “Vexelius” Vázquez's free design makes the Switch a lot more accessible.
Aug. 16, 2017

We still don't know who the newest 'Arms' DLC fighter is — but we've got hints

Who's the new 'Arms' character coming to Switch?
Aug. 15, 2017

Nintendo Switch stock returns to GameStop while supplies last

Here's how you can buy the Nintendo Switch at GameStop while it's back in stock.
Aug. 15, 2017

New screenshot has revealed that ‘Pokémon Go’ exclusive raids will be invite-only

We're still learning more about exclusive raids in 'Pokémon Go.'
Aug. 14, 2017

GameCube games may finally be coming to the Nintendo Switch — if this leak is real

Will we finally get GameCube games on the Nintendo Switch?