Samsung Becomes Latest Phone Manufacturer to Unlock the FM Chip

But we're guessing the feature's unlocking was previously up to every individual mobile network operator , and Samsung may now be preparing to enforce a stricter policy of universal activation. Following the widespread devastation of Puerto Rico, ... More..

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Nvidia updates software, says graphic chips not hit by flaws
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Nvidia updates software, says graphic chips not hit by flaws

Ubuntu released its first Meltdown fix on update on Tuesday January 9 under security notice USN-3522-1 , which introduced the buggy kernel image. The recently known Meltdown and Spectre bugs have affecte...More..

WhatsApp security loophole can add uninvited members to your groups
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

WhatsApp security loophole can add uninvited members to your groups

This means that messages can not be read while in transit from one user to the other, thus making WhatsApp a relatively secure place to hold your chats on. The privacy and security of our users is incredibly im...More..

Ford Edge ST: Crossover gets hot-hatch thinking, more tech
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Ford Edge ST: Crossover gets hot-hatch thinking, more tech

It's mated exclusively to a retuned 8-speed automatic transmission with paddle shifters and all-wheel drive. The new Edge ST has an "elevated sense of design", with more bold and aggressive stance, said Ste...More..

by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

YouTube Finally Issues Response to Logan Paul Controversy

The video-sharing site revealed on Wednesday that they are putting Paul-related projects on hold after he made headlines for a video he posted on December 31 which featured images of an apparent suicide victi...More..

PUBG Will Allow Cheater Reporting in Replay Mode
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

PUBG Will Allow Cheater Reporting in Replay Mode

Every time players will spend BP, you will get one of 4 available cases. After the usual short stint on the test servers, the latest Playerunknown Battlegrounds patch will be going live tonight. As before, ...More..

Insteon and Google Assistant release new voice-activated home system
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Insteon and Google Assistant release new voice-activated home system

JBL says the Link View provides excellent sound quality, and is ideal for anyone that consumes a large amount of content daily. "Research shows voice activated speakers are no mere novelty". In order to lin...More..

Senator questions Apple over intentional iPhone slowdowns ars_ab.settitle(1242257)
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Senator questions Apple over intentional iPhone slowdowns ars_ab.settitle(1242257)

Following a report yesterday indicating that a French watchdog was launching a preliminary investigation into Apple's battery and performance practices, the company now faces even more scrutiny from addit...More..

Dell Mobile Connect brings your calls, texts and notifications to your PC
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Dell Mobile Connect brings your calls, texts and notifications to your PC

The app will sync calls and notifications, let you response to them from your PC, and when you're connected to an Android phone, you can mirror the screen completely and give you the ability to navigate apps di...More..

Vuzix targets mass market with new Blade AR glasses
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Vuzix targets mass market with new Blade AR glasses

Amazon is integrating the Alexa virtual assistant into more non-Amazon devices, including desktop and laptop computers from several manufacturers , a line of Kohler products and new auto models, according to ...More..

Apple is moving its Chinese iCloud operations to a local firm
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Apple is moving its Chinese iCloud operations to a local firm

As of February 28, Apple will start the transfer of Chinese iCloud data to its new data center in Guizhou, where it will be managed by GCBD. It won't make any visible difference to Chinese customers on the fron...More..

Lenovo's first Snapdragon powered PC Miix 630 unveiled today before CES 2018
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Lenovo's first Snapdragon powered PC Miix 630 unveiled today before CES 2018

However, users can expect, more or less, the same advantages the Smartphone CPU provides like instant wake-from-sleep, LTE connectivity, and more. The Miix 630 will start at $799 when it's release in Q2, ...More..

Intel faces lawsuits over Meltdown and Spectre CPU bugs
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Intel faces lawsuits over Meltdown and Spectre CPU bugs

The problem impacts processors going back more than two decades and could let hackers access passwords, encryption keys or sensitive information open in applications. According to Google , Chrome will also re...More..

Thai-Tang Sells 18000 Shares of Ford Motor (F) Stock
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Thai-Tang Sells 18000 Shares of Ford Motor (F) Stock

It has outperformed by 12.98% the S&P500. Boykin Curry increased its stake in General Motors Co (GM) by 26.08% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The firm has "Hold" rating by Deutsc...More..

Gal Gadot is Huawei's secret weapon, as USA distribution plans fall through
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Gal Gadot is Huawei's secret weapon, as USA distribution plans fall through

As for what that actually means within the broader context of the company, here's Huawei's talking point, "In this new role, Ms. Gadot will help shape the company's brand experiences and play an active role i...More..

Apple urged to study iPhone addiction in kids
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Apple urged to study iPhone addiction in kids

Two big investors sent a letter to Apple this weekend imploring the biggest U.S. company by market value to consider how technology affects children's wellbeing. "Additionally, we encourage Apple to offer par...More..

Razer's Hyperflux wireless mouse is powered by its pad
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Razer's Hyperflux wireless mouse is powered by its pad

The hardware is based around Razer's new HyperFlux technology. But unlike the original Mamba wireless mouse, the Mamba HyperFlux doesn't have a battery on board. On top of that, both will feature Razer Chroma...More..

I was nervous, says du Plessis
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

I was nervous, says du Plessis

We didn't think that Bumrah would have played. "I'd like to think that we're, not just myself, a team that are prepared to take risks to win a game of cricket. While a 72-run victory margin might have suggested...More..

It's National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day! Thank you for all you do!
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

It's National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day! Thank you for all you do!

However, Schwab shared she will be personally delivering Dum-Dum bouquets and donuts to the Meigs County Sheriff's Office, Middleport, Pomeroy, Rutland, Syracuse, and Racine Police Departments. "That's all betw...More..

by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

HTC Vive Pro and Wireless Vive Adaptor Launched at CES 2018

HTC has also redesigned the Vive Pro's headstrap and added built-in headphones. On Tuesday, shares of HTC outperformed the broader market, up 0.42 percent to close at NT$72.30 (US$2.45) after the debut of the...More..

32 missing after Iranian tanker collides with Chinese ship, spills oil
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

32 missing after Iranian tanker collides with Chinese ship, spills oil

Kwon Yong-deok, a Korea Coast Guard official, said thick black smoke was still billowing from the ship on Monday afternoon and bad weather was worsening visibility at the scene. Chinese media said the tanker ...More..

A 65-inch rollable OLED TV is officially unveiled by LG Display
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

A 65-inch rollable OLED TV is officially unveiled by LG Display

Flat, stiff OLED TVs by LG and others now deliver the best picture quality available and there's no reason to think this concept, rollable display won't match them. That also means the rolled up portion of th...More..

DELL's Kaby Lake-G Powered XPS 15 has a MagLev Keyboard
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

DELL's Kaby Lake-G Powered XPS 15 has a MagLev Keyboard

At the CES 2018 technology show, Dell has announced a larger 2-in-1 called XPS 15, becoming one of the first OEMs to take advantage of Intel-AMD partnership which offers Intel's top-of-the-line 8th gen Core i...More..

Google Assistant makes its way to Android Auto
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Google Assistant makes its way to Android Auto

The experience was tardy and not a whole lot of users could get anywhere close to the page, given how hard to reach it was. There's no announcement on worldwide expansion of the Assistant for Android Auto ...More..

Harassed by moral police, 20-year-old woman hangs self in Karnataka
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Harassed by moral police, 20-year-old woman hangs self in Karnataka

The term " love jihad " is used by right-wing groups accusing Muslim men of enticing Hindu women into relationships and then converting them. Following the investigation in the case, the Karnataka Police has ...More..

Destiny 2 will celebrate Valentine's with the return of Crimson Days
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Destiny 2 will celebrate Valentine's with the return of Crimson Days

However, Destiny 2 has moved away from the first installment in this regard and it is hard to state whether the same mode will be returning in its entirety. Many players felt this was stingy. And given how qu...More..

WhatsApp beta for Windows Phone updated to v2.18.2. Brings hidden features
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

WhatsApp beta for Windows Phone updated to v2.18.2. Brings hidden features

So switching between video and voice calls will take no time at all. Until now, if you ever wanted to switch from voice to video, you needed to disconnect the ongoing call and dial-up afresh. As of yet, there's...More..

Former football coach Barry Bennell stands trial on 48 child sex offences
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Former football coach Barry Bennell stands trial on 48 child sex offences

Bennell's crimes first came to light in 1994, when police charged him with sexually abusing a 13-year-old British boy while on a tour to Florida, in the US. Those charges relate to alleged abuse in the 1970s an...More..

August Access expands home delivery service with Deliv
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

August Access expands home delivery service with Deliv

August's partnership with Deliv seems to be the company's way of competing with Amazon , which recently launched a new smart lock and security camera system to allow for in-home deliveries of Prime orders. J...More..

Amazon Nokia Week : Discount on Nokia 6 and 8
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Amazon Nokia Week : Discount on Nokia 6 and 8

It is noteworthy that this is a flat discount offer and is available for customers using their ICICI Bank Credit Card across both Amazon site as well as the app. Recently, HMD Global management announced the ...More..

Battle royale game mode, 'Battlegrounds', announced by Paladins
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Battle royale game mode, 'Battlegrounds', announced by Paladins

Do you like these kinds of games in regards to esports? Paladins developer Hi-Rez Studios showed off almost an hour of Paladins: Battlegrounds pre-alpha gameplay at the studio's Hi-Rez Expo 2018 event, af...More..

French watchdog launches probe into Apple over 'alleged deception and planned obsolescence'
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

French watchdog launches probe into Apple over 'alleged deception and planned obsolescence'

Apple acknowledged last month that it takes some measures to reduce power demands, which can have the effect of slowing the processor, in some older iPhone models. "We know that some of you feel Apple has le...More..

Closed beta phase for Sea of Thieves begins on January 29th
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Closed beta phase for Sea of Thieves begins on January 29th

The Sea of Thieves Closed Beta will be accessible to anyone who joined the Sea of Thieves Insider Programme before December 1, 2017, and anyone who pre-orders the game. Doing so will grant you access to...More..

Facebook Is Hoping You'll Drop $500 on Its Smart-Home Device
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Facebook Is Hoping You'll Drop $500 on Its Smart-Home Device

Portal is expected to be unveiled during the company's annual developer conference in May and could ship during the second half of this year. Facebook's Portal would sell for $500 starting this summer of 2018, ...More..

Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro Smartphone Launched
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Samsung Galaxy J2 Pro Smartphone Launched

Samsung J2 Pro (2018) is a budget-friendly smartphone that will go on sale in around $145. Offered in Black, Blue or Gold, it is available in the East Asian country for VND3,290,000 or about €121/$144. With Sam...More..

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone: Adorable pics of the alleged couple
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone: Adorable pics of the alleged couple

While the controversy surrounding their film " Padmavati " rages on, lead stars and rumoured lovers Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone were spotted heading out on a dinner date. "This was indeed a special occ...More..

Cord-cutting Households to Get Wi-Fi Speed Boosts With 802.11ax
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Cord-cutting Households to Get Wi-Fi Speed Boosts With 802.11ax

Not much has been revealed about the AX6000 Ultra Wi-Fi Router and the tri-band AX11000 Ultra Wi-Fi Router, but the former offers theoretical top speeds of 6,000Mbps, and the second goes all the way up to 11 (,...More..

Alexa enabled AR smartglasses will be unveiled at CES this coming week
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Alexa enabled AR smartglasses will be unveiled at CES this coming week

Amazon has already said that Bose, Jabra, iHome, Beyerdynamic, Bowers & Wilkins, among others, plan on adding Alexa to various Bluetooth audio devices in the coming months. Models such as the HTC U11 , Huawei...More..

Sony unveils 4K OLED TVs with HDR
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Sony unveils 4K OLED TVs with HDR

Starting things off, we have the 2018 Sony OLED lineup, which consists of the replacement to last years A1E. The company claims that unlike the traditional LED TVs, the Sony A8F offers a fusion of sound and...More..

The Overwatch League app is now live
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

The Overwatch League app is now live

Similarly, Blizzard also mentioned that the app will include analytics, interviews, highlights, profiles, and everything else fans need to know about the game's growing esports scene. "Given Overwatch's consi...More..

Newcastle U23s boss Peter Beardsley given leave amid bullying probe
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Newcastle U23s boss Peter Beardsley given leave amid bullying probe

Toon youngster Yasin Ben El-Mhanni lodged a complaint against Beardsley regarding alleged racist comments, leading to a probe being launched on Monday. The player says he was also bullied by Beardsley and has...More..

Sony adding Assistant to latest wireless earbuds, neckbuds, & older models via update
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Sony adding Assistant to latest wireless earbuds, neckbuds, & older models via update

These headphones run for three hours on a single charge, with a squircle storage case providing two additional top-ups. Sony's WI-SP600N neckbuds feature noise cancellation and IPX4 sweat and water resistance...More..

Watch six minutes of Metal Gear Survive single-player
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Watch six minutes of Metal Gear Survive single-player

Players will be pitted against hordes of crystalized zombies who have glowing red crystals for a head. Thankfully, a new single-player Metal Gear Survive trailer has confirmed that a beta will be coming to ...More..

Huawei's Honor 7X to get face unlock feature with a software update
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Huawei's Honor 7X to get face unlock feature with a software update

The new smartphone will also be available in Malaysia and Russian Federation later this month. Besides, the Honor 9i is listed on Flipkart with a discount of Rs. According to Sino Market Research, Honor lead th...More..

January 2018 sees Nougat close to overtaking Marshmallow
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

January 2018 sees Nougat close to overtaking Marshmallow

So if Android Oreo has a market share of 0.7 percent, it simply means that only 0.7 percent of Android smartphones are running Android Oreo now. Well, we hope that Android Oreo will be running on at least 1...More..

JBL Everest headphones feature built-in Google Assistant
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

JBL Everest headphones feature built-in Google Assistant

The around-ears model includes a hard carrying case, and also features ShareMe 2.0 tech. The JBL Xtreme 2 is the most exciting speaker among the bunch. There are three versions of the JBL Everest: On-ear, i...More..

TCL Announces Its 2018 UHD TV Lineup at CES
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

TCL Announces Its 2018 UHD TV Lineup at CES

Both series support Dolby Vision HDR technology and, through a software upgrade later in 2018, will offer a more versatile iteration of the Roku TV platform than previous year, adding Roku Connect and Roku Ente...More..

WPA3 Set to Secure Public Wi-Fi Networks in 2018
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

WPA3 Set to Secure Public Wi-Fi Networks in 2018

The standard will replace WPA2, a near-two decades-old security protocol that's built in to protect nearly every wireless device today - including phones, laptops, and the Internet of Things. He said the protec...More..

Asus Just Combined Three Gaming Monitors Into One: CES2018
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Asus Just Combined Three Gaming Monitors Into One: CES2018

The ROG Strix SKT T1 Hero Edition will be available in Q1 for $1699 United States dollars. One of the things that degrade gaming experiences in multi-monitor setups is the bezels that act as an interruption b...More..

Vivo to launch first in-display fingerprint sensor smartphone at CES 2018
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Vivo to launch first in-display fingerprint sensor smartphone at CES 2018

Vivo has not given details on the actual smartphone name, but this model comes with the new fingerprint technology, which can be placed under the display. A fingerprint scanner under the display has not yet l...More..