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HP and ASUS unveil Snapdragon-powered laptops

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Thankfully though, the HP Envy x2 has alleviated all of our concerns with its impeccably thin and ambitiously premium design. The NovaGo offers up to 22 hours of battery life (video playback), up to 30 days of standby time, and comes with support for Windows Ink, Windows Hello, and Cortana. Read More »

Samsung Starts Producing First 512GB Universal Flash Storage

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The chip is constructed out of eight 64-layer V-NAND chips, the same memory chips that make up Samsung's 256GB chip, and a controller chip that translates commands into actions. As for speed, Samsung says that the 512GB eUFS is able to offer read and write speeds of up to 860MB/s and 255MB/s, respectively. Samsung also injected its 512GB eUFS solution with a new of proprietary technologies, including an advanced circuit design and new power management technology in the controller to minimize ... Read More »

Honor 7X: All you need to know about the upcoming smartphone

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And the V10 will come in blue, black and a burnished gold like the Honor 7X . The global price of the Honor 7X is 299 Euros. The device is the successor of the Honor 6X that was launched a year ago. The launch event will reveal the India prices for Honor 7X that run on Android 7 Nougat. The Honor 7X is set to continue that tradition, and it's nearly unbelievable that Huawei can offer a device like this at the specified price tag. Read More »

Apple Adds Unlocked iPhone X to Apple Store

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The threat of backorders and shipping delays have dogged the iPhone X since before the phone even launched. Apple is now selling versions of the high-end iPhone X that have no traditional subscriber identity module, or SIM, card and is instead using an embedded electronic version of the device. Read More »

PlayStation Stores Leak The God Of War Release Date

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If this is real, it's clear somebody goofed. With the Game Awards 2017 and PlayStation Experience 2017 coming up, it might be possible for Sony to put all rumors to rest by announcing God of War Release Date through that platform. To make matters even more interesting, Amazon UK has chose to slap a date on the official God of War art book, apparently set to release on the 15th March. Read More »

How To Unlock Overwatch League Skins

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The Overwatch League kicks off on January 10, and 12 teams will be participating across the Atlantic and Pacific divisions. Blizzard, through a video by league commissioner Nate Nanzer, finally confirmed that fans who are looking to also dress up their heroes with Overmatch League team skins will be able to do so next year. Read More »

YouTube all set to monitor and cap violent extremism contents

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However, Wojcicki stressed that human reviewers remain essential to both removing content and training machine learning systems because "human judgment is critical to making contextualized decisions on content". "We are also taking aggressive action on comments, launching new comment moderation tools and in some cases shutting down comments altogether", she said. Read More »

Reliance JioPhone gets this 'exclusive' Google feature

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Previously, Google had partnered with Indian handset makers like Micromax and Spice to launch entry-level Android One smartphones. Currently, there are almost 400 million Internet users in India along with over 300 million smartphone users. Read More »

UK Cybersecurity Agency Warns Against Using Kaspersky Software

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He branded Russian Federation a "highly capable cyber threat actor" which uses cyberspace for "espionage, disruption and influence operations" in a letter to Whitehall chiefs signed off by MI5. Kaspersky has denied that their product carries any such risk, saying "Kaspersky Lab has no ties to any government, and the company has never helped, nor will help, any government in the world with its cyber espionage efforts". Read More »

Select Chromebook Owners Can Score Free Netflix

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This subscription will be free for six months, as long as buyers can redeem theirs before the offer ends on December 31. Google is offering yet another round of giveaways to customers who buy a Pixelbook or Samsung Chromebook this December. Read More »

Code.org raises $12 million from Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and others

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Meanwhile, eight states, 76 school districts and 102 organizations nationwide made pledges to expand access to computer science education to millions of students. Computer Science Education Week also recognizes the birthday of computing pioneer Admiral Grace Murray Hopper, who was instrumental in the creation of the first computer-language translator, which led to one of the first business-oriented computer languages, COBOL. Read More »

What is kids coding and what languages can they use?

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The game is based on the Scratch programming language for kids and see players snap together a variety of blocks to make the rabbit character move around. Today, computers are used in nearly every aspect of our lives. It features a rabbit and after clicking on the play button, the interactive doodle encourages users to create code blocks and help the furry animal cross six levels to reach and reach its favourite food - a carrot. Read More »

Google shares the top Android apps of 2017

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Google is introducing changes to its Safe Browsing policies, requiring Android apps to display their own privacy warning if they collect users' personal data. For the Data Saver bubble, she said once Data Saver is turned on, Datally's Data Saver bubble will appear when a user goes into an app. If the app collects and transmits personal data that is not related to its functions, prior to collection and transmission, it must explain how it will use the data and gain consent. Read More »

Facebook launches a version of Messenger for young children

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The app, which launches Monday in the US, gives the company access to a new market whose age prohibits them from using the firm's main social network . Create an account: Finish the setup process by creating an account for your child, where all you'll need to do is provide their name. The company also emphasizes the fact that parents are in full control of who their children are able to connect with. Read More »

Apple releases iOS 11.2 to fix Springboard bug on iPhone

After the releasing the fifth beta version, Apple has finally rolled out the stable iOS 11 .2. Frustrated users had no option but to temporary disable their notifications. Also, you should back up your data, and ensure that your device has over 50 percent of charge or connected to a power source before beginning the update process. Read More »

Implications of Whatsapp's "Restricted Groups", and Intermediary Liability

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The unusual feature was spotted by WABetaInfo , in the beta versions of the WhatsApp app for iOS and Android . The feature may change the WhatsApp's Group feature completely. The app update v2.17.81 has made it easier for users to record and send voice messages. The WhatsApp has also said that the group admin will be able to restrict groups once in 72 hours. Read More »

New Google guidelines prevent apps from collecting unnecessary data

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This new app is known as " Datally ", which is created to help you understand exactly where your data is being used and cut down on the unnecessary amount you're using. The Data Saver bubble can also kill data connections for an app with just one tap, very useful for cases when a rogue app suddenly spikes in data usage. Read More »

Qualcomm files 3 fresh infringement claims against Apple

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In a new report, it has been unearthed that iPhone X models with Qualcomm modems were faster than iPhone X models with Intel modems. "Apple is the quintessential example of a company engaging in patent hold-out, and has repeatedly pursued a patent hold-out strategy using its enormous financial resources to harm innovators of technologies it uses", Qualcomm said in a legal filing. Read More »

Twitter brings "Lite" app to 24 additional countries following successful trial run

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Twitter is rolling out its "Lite" version, after a successful trial in the Philippines. Twitter is undoubtedly world's most popular microblogging platform with millions of its daily users from around the world. If you are not having good Internet connectivity, you can still make use of Twitter's platform with this lite version. Additionally, the app is quick to load on a slow connection. Read More »

Former NSA Employee Pleads Guilty to Taking Classified Information

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Prosecutors said Nghia Hoang Pho worked as a tailored access operations developer for the NSA. In August 2016, Harold Thomas Martin III, 51, of Glen Burnie, Md., was arrested by the FBI after federal prosecutors said the former NSA contractor illegally removed highly classified information and stored the material in his home and vehicle. Read More »

Destiny 2 Players Can Now Get Help From Amazon's Alexa

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Echo Buttons are the first exclusively Alexa-compatible smart home accessories that aren't standalone devices. Alexa could also help make phone calls, hands free and could also send messages, or check calendars, help schedule meetings, manage to-do lists, and set reminders. Read More »

Destiny 2: Xur's location and gear for this weekend, December 1

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Of course, with this being Destiny content, you can bet your bottom dollar that there's a bunch of new weapons and gear for players to get their hands on. To snag a masterwork weapon, you'll need to be over 250 light. Also available are more armor ornaments like the Vanguard ornaments, Trials of the Nine Ornaments, Iron Banner Ornaments, and Faction ornaments, among others. Read More »

Research Report For Wells Fargo & Company

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New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas said his investigation showed that Wells Fargo's corporate management used cross-selling as a tactic and "pressured employees to put profits over people". Among 9 analysts covering Aqua America Inc. The firm has "Sell" rating by Berenberg given on Friday, July 21. Therefore 0 are positive. The company was upgraded on Wednesday, November 9 by Mizuho. Read More »

Google kicks out malware family that stole data from Facebook & WhatsApp

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Google knows this. It knows how irritating it can be more so for unsuspecting users who now have to wonder why they are staring at banners asking them to install the Uber app. An app with rooting is like a user using the device. In a new section on its developer monetization page , Google has added a new section, outlawing the shady practice of shoehorning ads onto the lock screen. Read More »

Samsung starts production of Exynos processor for Galaxy S9

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In addition, the manufacturing plant will be taking care of Samsung's 7nm FinFET process technology. Also making headlines is the LPP or Low Power Plus technology, which will be incorporated into the newer chipsets. The new process is derived from the 10LPE technology which has already been perfected, the new technology offers competitive advantages by greatly reducing turn-around time from development to mass production. Read More »

Apple and Qualcomm become best pals... lol jk the sueballs keep flying

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Qualcomm sued Apple in July over patent infringement of Apple's new developed modems inside iPhones and sought a ban on importing iPhones built with Intel chips into the United States. Another patent details turning off parts of the processor when they are not needed, while another relates to sleep/wake functions. Apple at the time denied the claims and said that Qualcomm's patents were invalid, saying in a statement: " Qualcomm's illegal business practices are harming ... Read More »

New Amazon Alexa Powered Destiny 2 Ghost Unveiled

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New technologies now are based on voice control. Alexa is the subject of a number of break-out sessions scheduled for tomorrow. The vision is for Amazon's smart speakers ( Echo and Dot) to bring their voice-controlled chops to offices everywhere, allowing folks to easily take care of tasks like calendar management, pulling up sales data, booking conference rooms, or indeed adjusting the temperature (or turning on the lights) in those rooms. Read More »

Jim Beam is selling a smart decanter that pours whiskey on command

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But. whatever.it's a free world man. like do what you want.make a Jim Beam app or strap a decanter onto a Raspberry Pie. hic. you can do it. you're like so great. The smart decanter may not be able to turn off the lights, or tell you a joke, but Jim Beam hope its new gadget will bridge the gap between Silicon Valley and Kentucky. Read More »

December 2017 PS Plus games

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Aside from the PS4 version of Darksiders II: Deathinitive Edition , there's also the movie-based game (Yes, really... a movie-based game) in the form of Kung Fu Panda: Showdown of Legendary Legends . Onward to the PlayStation 3. However, the title is surrounded by so much trash for the month of December that it really does not justify the monthly subscription fee for something like PlayStation Plus. Read More »