Asus Zenfone Max Plus launched in USA, may come to India soon

The ZenFone Max Plus is the latest addition to the ZenFone Max series, whose hallmark will presumably be high-capacity batteries . Starting with the tall display, the Zenfone Max Plus (M1 ) bears a 5.7-inch full-screen display with a screen... More..

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BlackBerry KeyOne Bronze Edition arrives with promise of more keyboard phones
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

BlackBerry KeyOne Bronze Edition arrives with promise of more keyboard phones

An aspect which was further reiterated in today's announcement with BlackBerry's SVP and GM of Mobility Solutions, Alex Thurber, noting how " BlackBerry phones are the world's most secure Android smartphon...More..

Rumor: Ghost of Tsushima for PS4 Could Release in 2018?
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Rumor: Ghost of Tsushima for PS4 Could Release in 2018?

Which brings the year end total lifetime sales of the console to 73.6 million units globally as of December 31, 2017. At the beginning of Sony's conference at CES 2018 in Las Vegas, the consumer electronics g...More..

Microsoft halts security patch after AMD systems fail to boot
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Microsoft halts security patch after AMD systems fail to boot

But to date there appear to have been no reports suggesting that KB4056892 was leaving systems with those chips unbootable. When word got out on an exploit in AMD and Intel Processors , Microsoft and oth...More..

Apple releases iOS 11.2.2 for iPhone and iPad
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Apple releases iOS 11.2.2 for iPhone and iPad

The Meltdown and Spectre Side-Channel Vulnerability exploit design flaws in processor speculative execution, normally used to speed up processors and use them more efficiently, to access areas of memory norma...More..

Luxury Car Sales figures of 2017
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Luxury Car Sales figures of 2017

Roland Folger , Managing Director & CEO, Mercedes-Benz India commented, "2017 was a successful year for us and the decision to introduce the Long Wheelbase E-Class was strategic and highly successful". Sales fo...More..

HP Spectre x360 15 and Envy x2 launched at CES 2018
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

HP Spectre x360 15 and Envy x2 launched at CES 2018

The disappointing news is that HP has settled with 7th gen Intel processors instead of the new 8th gen processors. And because of the outstanding performance powered by Intel Core processors, users will enjoy i...More..

Intel will patch all recent chips by the end of January
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Intel will patch all recent chips by the end of January

Meltdown , designated as CVE-2017-5754, can enable hackers to gain privileged access to parts of a computer's memory used by an application/program and the operating system (OS). The technology giant also rel...More..

Hisense Is Finally Bringing OLED To Australia
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Hisense Is Finally Bringing OLED To Australia

Firstly starting with the FIFA World Cup in Russia, Hisense is a major sponsor and they are making sure that we know about it but also offering huge benefits to all Hisense TV owners. To coincide with t...More..

Samsung's Galaxy X phone might have its own type of 3D touch
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Samsung's Galaxy X phone might have its own type of 3D touch

And that all we know about the device right now. Recently, the Honor View10 was launched at a price of Rs. 29,999 which is much more affordable than any other budget flagship. The smartphone will also come with...More..

Hackers already targeting 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics: McAfee report
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Hackers already targeting 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics: McAfee report

The talks will be the first discussion between North and South Korea in two years and are set to take place amid growing nuclear weapons threats between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and United States Preside...More..

Mark Zuckerberg's New Year's Resolution: Fix Facebook
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg's New Year's Resolution: Fix Facebook

The Verge notes that Zuckerberg's intentions are well-timed, especially since Facebook is yet to develop foolproof methods to curb harassment in the site. In any case, it is great that Zuckerberg acknowledged...More..

Family Hub: Samsung latest's voice-controlled takes smartness to a next level
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Family Hub: Samsung latest's voice-controlled takes smartness to a next level

The 2018 Samsung Family Hub also includes software updates. If a fridge or TV with Bixby is something you've been needing, 2018 is going to be a solid year for you. Not only will the 2018 lineup of Smart TV...More..

Facebook's Oculus is launching a new VR headset in China
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Facebook's Oculus is launching a new VR headset in China

In fact, the Go and Mi VR Standalone look almost identical save for the logos and slightly different shades of gray. This is a key distinction, considering that Facebook's core service is blocked in China bec...More..

IPhones and children are a toxic pair, say two big apple investors
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

IPhones and children are a toxic pair, say two big apple investors

Reuters further noted that "Jana and CalSTRS also asked Apple to study the impact of excessive phone use on mental health , according to the publication". The letter to Apple comes as Jana is seeking to raise...More..

How you can recycle your Christmas tree at MulchFest
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

How you can recycle your Christmas tree at MulchFest

Leaving Christmas trees on the pavement in contravention of the above advice is fly-tipping. For chipping sites or drop-off locations visit nyc.Gov/parks and search "mulchfest". Weather-permitting, the Depart...More..

IPhone X wireless charging forces Powermat into Qi's embrace
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

IPhone X wireless charging forces Powermat into Qi's embrace

The future, hopefully, will now be wireless charging bliss. While the iPhone 8 and iPhone X both now have a glass panel on the back of the phone in order to support wireless charging, the iPhone SE only had...More..

Wi-Fi routers with 6Gbps speeds are now a reality
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Wi-Fi routers with 6Gbps speeds are now a reality

The dual-band 802.11ac router comes with McAfee Secure Home Platform that is created to protect unwanted network access. The company's first efforts in this space were much more conventional. Both network-...More..

Person servers are coming to PUBG on Xbox
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Person servers are coming to PUBG on Xbox

While it by no means brings the game to perfection, developers say they are now working "diligently to elevate the overall player experience". A developer note does say that they have work remaining to be able ...More..

Samsung Elec tips record Q4 profit, misses expectations on strong won
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Samsung Elec tips record Q4 profit, misses expectations on strong won

The company estimated operating profits of 15.1 trillion won ($14.1 billion) in the October to December period, an all-time high for quarterly profits and almost double the 9.2 trillion won posted a year earlie...More..

Google Has Sold A Home Speaker Every Second After Its Release
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Google Has Sold A Home Speaker Every Second After Its Release

Both the Google Assistant and Google Home had a very big year in 2017, with new devices, new languages and new features. What we do know is that Google is likely to have sold somewhere in the region of 7m...More..

Switch officially outsells the Wii U in Japan
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Switch officially outsells the Wii U in Japan

Japanese buyers have preferred handheld experiences in recent years, which perhaps explains Switch's sales dominance over its predecessor. Sales numbers indicate that the Switch has already managed to beat th...More..

Halo TV Series Still In 'Very Active' Development At Showtime
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Halo TV Series Still In 'Very Active' Development At Showtime

The series was originally meant to an Xbox Live exclusive show before it was taken over by the American cable network Showtime. It's been almost five years since Microsoft announced plans for the Steven Spi...More..

Takata air bag recall expands by 3.3 million
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Takata air bag recall expands by 3.3 million

Takata is an automotive parts supplier that filed for bankruptcy in June after sparking the largest automotive recall in US history with a recall of three million vehicles in 2014. The recalls, which are being...More..

Sennheiser HD 820 Headphones Push Fidelity Limits and Price
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Sennheiser HD 820 Headphones Push Fidelity Limits and Price

The HD 820 headphones have Sennheiser Ring Radiator transducers with Corning Gorilla Glass-featuring curved glass covers. "Whether on the move, at work or at home, the passionate audiophile will always want...More..

Monster Hunter World Final Beta Dates Announced
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Monster Hunter World Final Beta Dates Announced

The thrilling trailer introduces several new and returning Elder Dragons . Monster Hunter World is coming for PS4 and Xbox One this month, January 26, and many of us can not wait to go head-to-head with so...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Samsung Reveals Official Specs of Galaxy S9, S9+

Recently, we heard about Samsung offering 512GB storage for smartphones well. The Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 + will sport the same 5.8-inch and 6.2-inch dual-curved, edge-to-edge Super AMOLED Infinity displ...More..

Ring looks to protect more than your front door
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Ring looks to protect more than your front door

The Ring Beams LED lights come in pathway light, stairway light and spotlight flavors, and provide relatively easy to install, energy-efficient connected LED lights that can easily work with your exiting Ri...More..

AMD drops prices on entire Ryzen/Threadripper range of CPUs
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

AMD drops prices on entire Ryzen/Threadripper range of CPUs

LAS VEGAS-AMD made waves a year ago with its powerful Ryzen 5, Ryzen 7, and Ryzen Threadripper CPUs designed for high-end desktops, offering comparable performance to Intel's best processors at equivale...More..

Asus ZenFone Max Plus (M1) Coming To The US
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Asus ZenFone Max Plus (M1) Coming To The US

However, it will launch with Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box. Asus are launching the handset in the USA next month and prices for the device will start at $229. The company has made this possible via an optio...More..

Conservative white men sue Google for discrimination
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Conservative white men sue Google for discrimination

The complaint, which can be read in full below, is packed full of examples of internal communications at Google showing the intense pressure that was brought to bear on conservatives at the company, as well as ...More..

Apple updates iOS, macOS with a patch for the Spectre chip flaw
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Apple updates iOS, macOS with a patch for the Spectre chip flaw

Apple has published a response on what they've done to counter the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities, which are detailed at Google's Project Zero security blog. Apple on Monday released updates aimed at pr...More..

Nvidia Freestyle Is Instagram for PC Gaming
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Nvidia Freestyle Is Instagram for PC Gaming

However Nvidia had some other interesting announcements to do with gaming, in particular to do with its GeForce NOW streaming service and its GeForce Experience PC gaming accessory software. As Nvidia expla...More..

Google uses Global Positioning System and smart locks to secure wayward campus bikes
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Google uses Global Positioning System and smart locks to secure wayward campus bikes

The report claims that nearly 250 of the 1,100 multicoloured bicycles go missing every week. Mountain View Mayor Ken Rosenberg told The Journal that he used one of the bikes after a meeting on the Google ca...More..

Honor View 10 Can Now Be Purchased In India For $473
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Honor View 10 Can Now Be Purchased In India For $473

Honor View 10 is a high-end smartphone of the company and global variant of the Honor V10 that was recently launched in China. Airtel users will get up to 90GB of free data. The phones come with a 13-megapixel...More..

Acer announces Swift 7 at CES 2018, world's thinnest laptop
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Acer announces Swift 7 at CES 2018, world's thinnest laptop

Acer claims that the upgraded Swift 7 (SF714-51) is "the thinnest computer in the world " with a thickness of 8.98mm. The Swift 7, however, has the combination of an easy-to-carry laptop and the 4G LTE conn...More..

Amazon Alexa is coming to select Windows 10 PCs this year
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Amazon Alexa is coming to select Windows 10 PCs this year

Amazon Alexa will initially be available in the United States via an update through Acer Care Center, while wider support is expected to be rolled out mid-2018. HP is adding a custom LED for Alexa to its HP Pa...More..

Trump moves to vastly expand offshore drilling
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Trump moves to vastly expand offshore drilling

Governor Henry McMaster of SC, also a Republican, is against the proposal because of its potential for damaging the state's natural resources, while New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has written that his state...More..

Samsung Family Hub smart fridge now has Bixby voice control
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Samsung Family Hub smart fridge now has Bixby voice control

Samsung has always been at the forefront of the smart home game with all the smart appliance offers. Finally this fridge talks to you, courtesy of Samsung's very own Alexa rival called Bixby. You can also hav...More..

LG HU80K 4K UHD Projector Debuts At CES 2018
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

LG HU80K 4K UHD Projector Debuts At CES 2018

LG has revealed its first 4K HDR projector , which it will debut at CES 2018 . The LG 4K UHD HU80KA Projector has been designed with a mirrorless L-shaped engine to enable the projector to be mounted on t...More..

LG to unveil its rollabale 65-inch 4K OLED TV
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

LG to unveil its rollabale 65-inch 4K OLED TV

This huge 4K TV is a 65-inch OLED panel, which is nearly as thin as a sheet of paper and can be rollable. LG seems to be taking the center stage at this year's CES. Together with December estimates, overall...More..

Intel unveils laptop chips with built-in AMD Vega graphics
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Intel unveils laptop chips with built-in AMD Vega graphics

The new chip combines Intel's 8th Gen Intel Core CPU with a custom-designed AMD Radeon integrated GPU. Intel and AMD, two companies that have been at each other's throats for decades now, chose to announc...More..

Samsung Has QLED TVs With AI For 8K Because Of Course
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Samsung Has QLED TVs With AI For 8K Because Of Course

At an exclusive event in Las Vegas ahead of their main press conference Samsung has also revealed "The Wall" - the world's first consumer modular MicroLED 146-inch TV. Adding detail creation, noise reduction, a...More..

Orange weather alert issued as temperatures to plunge to
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Orange weather alert issued as temperatures to plunge to

The warning is valid from 21.00 tonight (07.01.2018) and remains in effect until 10.00 on Monday. Widespread frost is predicted and motorists have been warned to avoid making unnecessary journeys, as roads ar...More..

Google pays tribute to Fearless Nadia with doodle on birth anniversary
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Google pays tribute to Fearless Nadia with doodle on birth anniversary

After watching the documentary at the 1993 Berlin International Film Festival, Dorothee Wenner, a German freelance writer, and film curator wrote Fearless Nadia - The true story of Bollywood's original stunt qu...More..

by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Major security flaws put virtually all phones & computers at risk

The company says that is "has developed and is rapidly issuing updates for all types of Intel-based computer systems", but it is not clear when - or whether - older devices will be treated to patches. As the tw...More..

Flight Of The Conchords planning hour-long special in 2018
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Flight Of The Conchords planning hour-long special in 2018

However, this weekend, they have finally (kind of) confirmed that they'll be reuniting for a Flight Of The Conchords special, in the lead-up to their reunion tour which includes early 2018 dates in Ireland ...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Nintendo Switch is the fastest selling console in the USA

Facebook/Nintendo SwitchA promo image of the Nintendo Switch , as featured in the hybrid console's official Facebook page. Nintendo DS is a attractive 32 bit-dual screen handheld gaming console that came out...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Mozilla 57.0.4 version addresses Spectre and Meltdown Malware flaws

The scramble to harden a broad array of devices comes after researchers found two significant vulnerabilities within modern computing hardware, one of which can not be fully resolved as of yet. Apple Watch is ...More..

4 powerlifting players killed in road accident in India
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

4 powerlifting players killed in road accident in India

The deceased are Harish, Shuroj, Pintu and Modhu while the injured are powerlifting world champion Saksham Yadav and another player, our Kalkata correspondent reports quoting Indian media reports. Police have...More..