Hi-Tech

Acer launches thinnest laptop with 4G, plus new convertible, Chromebook

The Nitro 5 (AN515-42) starts at $799 (Rs 50,500 approximately) and ships in May 2018. Among all the new offerings, the new Acer Swift 7 is perhaps the most...


Sold more than one Google Home device every second : Google

A recent study from Juniper Research found that smart speakers such as Amazon Echo , Google Home , and the Sonos One will be installed in over 70 million ...


IOS and macOS updates available now address Spectre vulnerabilities

Apple said last week all of its iOS and Mac devices were affected by the flaws, and it already released updates to mitigate against Meltdown. The researchers re...


Samsung's new 8K TV features AI, can upscale video to 8K

MicroLED technology panels emit light from their micrometer (µm) scale LEDs - hence the name. This means, says the company that it can transform into any size...


Samsung's 2018 TVs get voice assistant integration...with Bixby

The award-winning smart fridge now gets a new version and as early as now, we know that it's also a victor after receiving the "2018 CES Best of Innovation" a...


Google Unites Payment Offerings As Google Pay

Google rebrands yet another service. . Senior VP of Fandango Mark Young said, "Google Pay provides a simple, intuitive option for Fandango customers to spee...


Move over Cortana, Amazon Alexa is coming to Windows 10

At CES , a number of Windows 10 PC manufacturers are announcing their own partnerships with Amazon to integrate Alexa into their devices , a separate in...


CES 2018: AMD Ryzen Desktop CPU with Vega Graphics Coming Feb 12

It offers only 2 cores (but four threads thanks to Hyperthreading) that run at 3.4 GHz. Before long, Ryzen chips were already trickling into the mainstream an...


GoPro says open to sale but not actively pursuing

GoPro Inc would be willing to partner with a larger sector player but is not actively engaged in a sale, the action camera-maker said yesterday, as its shares ...


Saints defeat the Panthers 31-26, advance to NFC divisional round

New Orleans took the crown will host the Panthers for the second time this year in the Big Easy, Sunday at 4:40 p.m. The Saints would appear to have the...


Nintendo Switch Becomes Fastest Selling Home Console in the US

Fortunately for Nintendo, those people were completely wrong and the Nintendo Switch did very well. "We want to move the community forward and provide a persi...


Apple confirms iOS and macOS are vulnerable to 'Meltdown' and 'Specter'

A design flaw affecting Intel computer chips is more serious than a computer virus outbreak, according to a New Zealand technology commentator, because the vu...


Data rates fall further as Jio intensifies war

A bunch of plans have further gotten revamped to include 1.5GB of data per day instead of 1GB. Airtel is offering 2GB data per day with a recharge of Rs 34...


Acer Unveils New Android App-Ready Chromebook 11 - CES 2018

Chromebooks have seemingly hit their stride this past year thanks to new hardware and the arrival of Android apps , but other Chrome OS form factors have see...


Get this awesome Sandstone White OnePlus 5T while it's still available

Firstly, a primer is applied before a white masking layer is coated onto the body. Beyond the lighter hue, the white model also features a different texture tha...


Spotify now has 70M paying subscribers

But now it needs to deal with Wixen's lawsuit. Under the Copyright Act, there are two separate copyrights to every recorded song: one for the sound recording ...


Gander Mountain is reopening in York County as Gander Outdoors

Lemonis's company, Camping World Holdings , purchased Gander Mountain in an April bankruptcy auction, promising to keep at least 70 of the 162 stores open. At ...


Manafort sues Mueller, Justice Department over Russian Federation probe

Paul Manafort, President Donald Trump's former campaign manager, filed a lawsuit against the man who brought an indictment against him past year as part of th...


Pence defends Trump's tweets on N

These calls were renewed Tuesday night, after Trump used Twitter to taunt North Korean leader Kim Jong-un about his nuclear arsenal. In a vague post called ...


Amazon set to bid for Premier League streaming rights

British telecoms Sky and BT won the last auction, which brought in $6.9B. Sporting events are huge and many companies know this, which is why it isn't surpr...


HP laptop batteries overheating leads to recall

HP has announced a recall on batteries in select notebook and mobile workstations sold in recent years. Consumers are encouraged to immediately stop using t...


Monster Hunter World Beta Announced, New Trailer Released

Capcom's United Kingdom team, working with PR agency Hope and Glory, is opening a free BBQ shack near London's Southbank to mark the launch of the game - conve...


Paladins is Adding a Battle Royale Mode Called Paladins: Battlegrounds

If this sounds familiar, it should, because it follows the same basic formula as other games in the genre like PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds and Fortnite: Ba...


Apple developers rack up $26.5bn from apps in 2017

Indeed, $300 million came in on New Year's Day alone, presumably as everyone made unwise in-app purchases to get through their hangovers. $890 million in purc...


Sony Xperia XA2, XA2 Ultra, and L2 press renders leak

According to a report by VentureBeat , Sony might. However, now, thanks to Venture Beat, we can take a look at press renders of the new handsets - most likel...


Amazon offering massive Rs. 36000 discount on Google Pixel XL

The second-gen Pixel smartphone cameras come with features like AR Stickers , Portrait Mode and Motion Photos. Rewind to October 2016 , and Google was s...


Teen Exposes Apple For Deliberately Slowing Down Older iPhones

Rory Van Loo, a Boston University professor, told Reuters that a case for misrepresentation or fraud might be filed since Apple made a decision to hide the i...


Samsung issues statement over battery woes with the Galaxy Note 8

Though, as SamMobile notes, some users are finding that Samsung might replace their newer Galaxy Note 8s with refurbished Galaxy Note 8s-not an ideal trade-...


Android 8.0 Oreo update rolling out to Xiaomi Mi A1

The rollout has made the smartphone model the first Android Oreo updated smartphone in the country to be priced below Rs 15,000. Also, more importantly, you w...


Without NHL players, Team USA hockey looks to Europe

Gionta, the former Buffalo Sabres captain from Rochester, will be joined on the men's team by Sabres prospect Will Borgen. He is the only player in the squa...


WhatsApp's New Year's Eve Malfunction Causes Uproar In Several Countries

People were expressing their anger on social media for being unable to wish and greet their friends and families for New Year. "We apologise for the inconvenien...


Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date May Have Been Leaked

Using this logic, it seems possible that Red Dead Redemption 2's release date could be June 8 or certainly right around that time. A potential release date ...


Apple Apologizes, Offers To Replace Older iPhone Batteries For $29

Tech giant Apple is slashing prices for battery replacements and will change its software to inform users about the health of their phone batteries. The issue...


How to Play HQ Trivia on Your Android Right Now

Unfortunately, it's only available as a limited beta and pre-registration, so the chances of you being able to test it today are not good. HQ Trivia is a shared...


Mobile Moto Z2 Force updated to Android 8.0 Oreo

However, the smartphone has not received the flagship treatment in terms of software, as Google's latest version of Android is already seeding to the Z2 Force's...