With WPA3, Wi-Fi security is about to get a lot tougher

However the good news is that the Wi-Fi Alliance has plans to help beef up WiFi security with the new WPA3 standard. Two of the features aim to deliver " robust protections even when users choose passwords that fall short of typical complexity re... More..

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Lenovo mixes smartphone features into its all-day Miix 630
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Lenovo mixes smartphone features into its all-day Miix 630

Another big difference between Miix 630 and Surface Pro is that users don't have to purchase the keyboard and stylus for the device separately since they will come together inside the box alongside the tablet...More..

Apple fixes the Meltdown and Spectre flaws in Macs, iPhones, and iPads
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Apple fixes the Meltdown and Spectre flaws in Macs, iPhones, and iPads

A couple of days after Apple said that all the iPhones and Mac devices were at the risk of Spectre and Meltdown , two security bugs that affect nearly Intel, AMD and ARM-powered computers, the company has ...More..

Meltdown and Spectre: Microsoft's bug fix reportedly crocking AMD PCs
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Meltdown and Spectre: Microsoft's bug fix reportedly crocking AMD PCs

You can download the latest Mail and Calendar Update for Windows 10 Mobile and PC by clicking this Microsoft Store link . Yesterday ZDNet reported that Microsoft's Windows patch for the Meltdown and Spec...More..

Samsung debuts 146-in TV wall for the home
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Samsung debuts 146-in TV wall for the home

Samsung also showcased the 2018 Smart TV with upgrades on Bixby , SmartThings and Universal Guide. " The Wall " is a self-emitting TV with micrometer scale LEDs, which are much smaller than current LEDs, and...More..

Flexible Samsung Galaxy X could launch in December
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Flexible Samsung Galaxy X could launch in December

We've been calling the foldable phone Galaxy X , but the truth is there is now no official name, however the phone is expected to have a 7.3-inch OLED display that can be used as a regular smartphone ...More..

Apple faces French criminal trial for deliberate tinkering
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Apple faces French criminal trial for deliberate tinkering

It follows a legal complaint filed in December by a French consumer rights group that aims to stop intentional obsolescence of goods by companies. French law provisions a fine of up to 5% of a company's ann...More..

Google Brings Google Assistant to Android Auto
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Google Brings Google Assistant to Android Auto

The 8-inch model starts at $199 and the 10-inch model asks for $249. However, since Google allows OEMs to customise their "Google-branded" offerings (although they don't carry any sort of branding), Lenovo has ...More..

Glowing Sea of Thieves Controller Releases a Month Before Game
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Glowing Sea of Thieves Controller Releases a Month Before Game

Even controllers come with DLC now, with Microsoft releasing a new limited-edition wireless Xbox controller to tie in with the upcoming swashbuckling co-op action-adventure Sea of Thieves . For more on Sea ...More..

Qualcomm has a fix for wireless earbuds' biggest problems
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Qualcomm has a fix for wireless earbuds' biggest problems

Qualcomm has just announced their new QCC5100 Low Power Bluetooth SoC and while it might not sound like much, the company is promising it increase Bluetooth power consumption by up to 65%. Murray also said ...More..

ASUS Republic of Gamers showcases latest gaming lineup at CES 2018
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

ASUS Republic of Gamers showcases latest gaming lineup at CES 2018

The ROG Strix SKT T1 Hero Edition will cost $1,700 and will be available sometime this quarter, as first spotted by Engadget . Asus is also adding the ROG Strix GL12 to its gaming desktop line. The RO...More..

Kalyan Ram's Teaser Attached to PK's Movie?
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Kalyan Ram's Teaser Attached to PK's Movie?

Buzz is that the makers of this romantic drama have readied a video bit consisting of heroine Tamannah's characterisation and hero Kalyan Ram's getup. Directed by Jayendra Panchapakesan, the teaser suggests t...More..

by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

UBS Group Reiterates $190.00 Price Target for Apple (AAPL)

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, November 2nd. It has outperformed by 45.78% the S&P500. Sit Investment Associates Inc decreased its stake in Pfizer Inc (PFE) by 10.4...More..

Joseph Parker Given Strict Weight Warning For Anthony Joshua
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Joseph Parker Given Strict Weight Warning For Anthony Joshua

Joshua has shown in his last two fights that the British champion is vulnerable to fatigue. In his next fight with Carlos Takam, Joshua weighed in at 254 pounds or 115 kilograms, the heaviest he's ever weighe...More..

New Business Risk: Have You Patched Flaws in Your Microprocessor Chips?
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

New Business Risk: Have You Patched Flaws in Your Microprocessor Chips?

The only true fix for Spectre will be to redesign processors in a new fashion as to bypass the vulnerabilities disclosed last week , which one can imagine Intel has already begun doing. At least Krzanich was...More..

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

Hisense Is Finally Bringing OLED To Australia

The TV now comes with Android TV as opposed to Hisense OS on the previous models. What we don't see in the lineup is any mention of Roku, which isn't too surprising since those TVs were hard to find previous ...More..

To-Play 'Paladins: Battlegrounds' Will Combine 'Overwatch' And 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds'
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

To-Play 'Paladins: Battlegrounds' Will Combine 'Overwatch' And 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds'

Both PUBG and Paladins: Battlegrounds will have the same objective with the same amount of people in the game and both will take place on massive, sprawling maps. The recent success of PlayerUnknown' Battl...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

Following up on its announcement last month of the Snapdragon-powered ENVY x2 12.3-inch detachable 2-in-1 PC, HP today is introducing an Intel-based model of the same device. Packed into this powerful PC in...More..

Garmin Speak Plus refresh combines Alexa-powered Global Positioning System with a dash cam
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Garmin Speak Plus refresh combines Alexa-powered Global Positioning System with a dash cam

It's still mounted on your windshield and will still offer Global Positioning System navigation using its OLED display. These video clips are useful for documenting accidents and fender-benders. Forward collisi...More..

Two militants killed in Anantnag encounter
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Two militants killed in Anantnag encounter

The officer said that the operation is still underway in the area. "As the security forces closed in on the hiding militants, they were fired at triggering the encounter", a police officer said. The encounter...More..

'Flush!': New Kohler toilet operates by voice command
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

'Flush!': New Kohler toilet operates by voice command

Kohler is bringing Amazon's Alexa into the bathroom with the Verdera Voice Lighted Mirror. Kohler hasn't announced pricing for the Alexa-enabled Verdera mirror, but the current Verdera line of lighted mirrors...More..

Hizbul threatens new method to disrupt local polls: acid attacks
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Hizbul threatens new method to disrupt local polls: acid attacks

The panchayat elections were due in the Valley a year ago, but could not be held due to the troubled atmosphere following the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani on July 8, 2016. "We will...More..

IOttie may have finally made the wireless charger of my dreams
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

IOttie may have finally made the wireless charger of my dreams

With five generations of CES Innovation Awards for wireless charging, iOttie is an established industry leader known to design high quality, user-friendly devices - and its newest products are no exception. B...More..

Intel: Updates Will Make Chips
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Intel: Updates Will Make Chips "Immune" From New Security Vulnerabilities

They're generally being known as Meltdown and Spectre . These exploits make most of the world's devices vulnerable to potential attacks from cyber-criminals. Intel is working with chipmakers including Advance...More..

Mercedes-Benz beats Audi and BMW as world's top premium auto maker
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Mercedes-Benz beats Audi and BMW as world's top premium auto maker

The Stuttgart-based group reported sales of about 2.3-million cars in 2017, an increase of nearly 10% on the figure for 2016 and its seventh record year in a row. There will be a range of AMG products that will...More..

Hyundai breaks from the pack with fuel-cell SUV
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Hyundai breaks from the pack with fuel-cell SUV

At the core of Nexo's technology is an electric motor that generates 160 horsepower and 291 pound-feet of torque. Following up on the 2013 debut of the original Hyundai Tucson FCV, "we're ready to showcase ...More..

Bixby Coming to Samsung's Family Hub Fridge, 2018 Smart TVs
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Bixby Coming to Samsung's Family Hub Fridge, 2018 Smart TVs

The company just announced at CES that Bixby will be integrated into all of its new US smart TVs in 2018. However, the new version brings the full capabilities of Samsung's voice assistant. The new Family H...More..

Sony unveils AF8 Series of 4K HDR OLED TVs
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Sony unveils AF8 Series of 4K HDR OLED TVs

Sony has announced new Ultra HD televisions for CES 2018 , chief among them being the new A8F Series OLED TVs with the maker's 4K HDR Processor X1 Extreme and Acoustic Surface. No word yet on if the input ...More..

County Offers Free Christmas Tree Recycling
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

County Offers Free Christmas Tree Recycling

The event was originally scheduled to run until Sunday, Jan. 7 . The curbside tree collection began as a pilot program past year that saw roughly 11,700 Christmas trees collected curbside on two Saturdays in ...More..

Hear David Bowie's previously unreleased demo for
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Hear David Bowie's previously unreleased demo for "Let's Dance"

The track, which became a major worldwide hit and featured on the 1983 album of the same name, was recorded a year previously after Nile Rodgers travelled to Bowie's home in Switzerland to work on new materia...More..

Bruno Mars, Incubus, The Killers Headline 2018 BottleRock Concert
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Bruno Mars, Incubus, The Killers Headline 2018 BottleRock Concert

After a massive year last year, it seems he's not taking 2018 off . "We're absolutely delighted to have Bruno Mars in the lineup because his music speaks to so many different types of people and demographi...More..

Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition coming to PS4 and Xbox One
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition coming to PS4 and Xbox One

In the meantime, it's always fun to read the ESRB rating summaries. The as-yet unannounced Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition has been rated by the ESRB, prompting speculation that Square Enix is looking to l...More..

PUBG Xbox One patch adds first-person mode, fixes crashes
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

PUBG Xbox One patch adds first-person mode, fixes crashes

The update also improves client and server performance, as well as bring fixes to loads of crashes. While FPP mode is the big ticket, there are also a number of fixes and improvements in this patch, including...More..

One Google Home device sold every second since October
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

One Google Home device sold every second since October

And with the start of CES in Las Vegas, we're in for more previews into the voice-activated Internet of Things universe. However, the Google Home Mini which is priced at just $49 in the USA must have sold i...More..

Disney
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Disney "Browns Up" Actors Aladdin

Kaushal Odedra , an extra, who was a stand-in for one the actors in the film told the Times that he saw as many as 20 "very fair-skinned" actors standing in line to have their skin tones darkened through make...More..