• Google says it sold over 6 million Home speakers since mid-October
Google says it sold over 6 million Home speakers since mid-October

We already know that Google has three variants of speakers - the Home, the Home Mini and the Home Max. It was up for sale at just $29 during sale days in early December. Amazon pioneered the phenomenon in 2014 with its Echo speaker range, before Google followed suit two years later with Home. To date, the voice-controlled Assistant is now compat...

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  • Apple Releases Security Updates for Spectre CPU Flaw
Apple Releases Security Updates for Spectre CPU Flaw

Here's a look at what's affected, what's being done about it and whether you should worry. ARM is the company behind an architecture that has been shipped in more than four billion chips installed in everything from smartphones to factories, and which is inside chips vulnerable to the Spectre flaw.

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  • HP announces new Chromebooks designed for education
HP announces new Chromebooks designed for education

Not too thin, and not too thick, at under 19 mm, the HP Chromebook 11 G6 and Chromebook 14 G5 start at 2.27 and 3.39 pounds respectively, which are fairly decent numbers for (semi) rugged machines created to survive kids as young as six. The biggest change is the addition of two USB-C ports, which will allow it to use USB-C displays , be charged w...

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  • Google announces Google Pay to replace Android Pay and Google Wallet
Google announces Google Pay to replace Android Pay and Google Wallet

For the rest of the things like Google's own app such as YouTube or Google Play, you will be able to sign-up for new subscriptions or buy apps using a single Google Pay account. "The lack of unity and consistent messaging has created challenges for consumers in understanding which Google payment product to use, not to mention how and where to use i...

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  • Amazon is Bringing Alexa to Windows 10 PCs This Spring
Amazon is Bringing Alexa to Windows 10 PCs This Spring

The roster of products to support Amazon's AI assistant will include the HP Pavilion Wave , ASUS's ZenBook and VivoBook line, as well as Acer Spin, Swift Switch and Aspire notebooks. The rollout of the Alexa-Cortana integration, announced past year, has been delayed but is expected to start soon. Like the Echo Show, Alexa's responses will ...

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  • Burnout Paradise HD remaster leak hints at March release
Burnout Paradise HD remaster leak hints at March release

Just last month, we reported that a Brazilian retailer listed a " Burnout Paradise HD Remaster " in its database. It will cost ¥4,104 (which converts to US$36.00). While the date is off, it is pretty close to the actual release date of March 16. In the meantime, Burnout Paradise is actually backwards compatible on the Xbox One right now.

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  • Switch Sales On Point - Nintendo Switch Declared the Fastest Selling Console
Switch Sales On Point - Nintendo Switch Declared the Fastest Selling Console

Considering the disaster that was Wii U, it's pretty astounding to see Nintendo make the comeback that it has. When Nintendo announced the Nintendo Switch many gamers and analysts thought that it will fail and it will become another Wii U.

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  • Reliance Jio slashes costs, revamps plans to offer more data
Reliance Jio slashes costs, revamps plans to offer more data

Now with this latest offers, Rs 199, Rs 399, Rs 459 and Rs 499 plans will cost Rs 50 less. The telco is also offering an alternative of 50 percent more benefit on existing plans. Airtel is offering 2GB data per day with a recharge of Rs 349 . Earlier Jio offered 1GB daily FUP under the plan, but after the revision, it will offer 1.5GB data.

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  • The new 'Sandstone White' OnePlus 5T is the best OnePlus phone yet
The new 'Sandstone White' OnePlus 5T is the best OnePlus phone yet

After the color temperature layer is applied, it's time for the third step: covering the surface of the second layer with a blend of natural minerals and white oil paint that create a blend of white and gray tones, and that texture its surface with OnePlus's signature Sandstone feel.

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  • Spotify's Chief Content Officer Stefan Blom Exiting Company
Spotify's Chief Content Officer Stefan Blom Exiting Company

The suit was filed last Friday in the state of California, United States. First, it is next to impossible to track and file litigation against all the individuals who are illegally downloading and redistributing music content, but it is definitely possible to identify these major companies that are making it possible.

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  • Why the $29 iPhone Battery Replacement Deal Could Hurt Apple's Stock
Why the $29 iPhone Battery Replacement Deal Could Hurt Apple's Stock

Apple's customers have not been very pleased since the company said last month it intentionally slowed down older iPhones with weakening batteries to prevent the handset from shutting off abruptly. However, this fact can't be denied that the Cupertino based tech giant should have been more transparent to keep users aware of the practice. Apple's ...

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  • LG to showcase three new concept robots at CES 2018
LG to showcase three new concept robots at CES 2018

The CLOi family includes Lawn Mowing Robot and Hub Robot as well, and the duo took part in a recent trial at one of the largest financial institutions of Korea. This robot can also facilitate express check-in and check-out service by handling payment and delivering luggage to a waiting vehicle in a fraction of the time.

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  • Eau Claire store is on latest Gander list
Eau Claire store is on latest Gander list

Two Gander Outdoors stores have already opened elsewhere, the company said, two more are slated to open next week and others will begin opening "at a very rapid pace over the next few months". Individuals interested in applying for a position with Gander Outdoors for more information. With seasonally and regionally relevant products, Gan...

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  • Brady And Belichick Respond To
Brady And Belichick Respond To "Flat Out Inaccurate" ESPN Report

The Patriots released a joint statement of unity from Belichick, Kraft and Brady. Ultimately, the Patriots had to decide whether to take a second-round pick in 2018 (which could become the next quarterback groomed to eventually replace Brady) or to let it all play out over the next several months, with the worst-case scenario being a Garoppolo de...

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  • HP Recalls Laptop Batteries For Overheating Risk
HP Recalls Laptop Batteries For Overheating Risk

This places the system in Battery Safety Mode, which allows the computer to be used by plugging it in. HP says it has received eight reports from users pertaining to the Lithium-ion batteries "overheating, melting, or charring". The CPSC says the batteries are not customer-replaceable and HP will provide free battery replacement services by an au...

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  • Whoa, These New Sony Xperia Devices Look Like All Other Xperia Devices
Whoa, These New Sony Xperia Devices Look Like All Other Xperia Devices

The first press renders of Sony's upcoming low- and mid-range smartphones have been leaked online ahead of CES 2018 in Las Vegas next week. The design of Xperia L2 is inspired from current gen Xperia smartphones. Under the hood, it will be powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 processor running at 2.2GHz. The Xperia XA2 wi...

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  • Monster Hunter World Gets Elder Dragons, DLC Details and Third Beta Date
Monster Hunter World Gets Elder Dragons, DLC Details and Third Beta Date

Here's the forecast: the most exciting upcoming PC games . The common occurring of delayed releases for the PC is something which gamers have grown accustomed to and if you're among them, then you shouldn't be surprised that Monster Hunter World for the PC has been delayed further.

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  • Nintendo Switch becomes fastest-selling video game system in U.S. history
Nintendo Switch becomes fastest-selling video game system in U.S. history

At the beginning of 2017, Nintendo was in a precarious position. But just as Nintendo had followed its 2001 GameCube - then outpaced by the Xbox and PlayStation 2 - with 2006's blockbuster Wii, the Switch is hot on the heels of lifetime Wii U sales and could prove bothersome to both Microsoft and Sony.

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  • Apple acquires Canada-based app development service buddybuild
Apple acquires Canada-based app development service buddybuild

At the same time, it will remain available for its existing customers and its Android app development venture will end in the coming March. PixabayBuddybuild - what it does for app developers? We are super excited for this news because it means Apple might finally be able to compete one-on-one with Google.

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  • Paladins: Battlegrounds Announced. And Yes, it's a PUBG-Style Battle Royale Mode
Paladins: Battlegrounds Announced. And Yes, it's a PUBG-Style Battle Royale Mode

Ahead of its battle royale mode, Paladins will also receive a content update this month (January 10 on PC and January 17 on consoles). Paladins' take will keep the main game's varied cast of characters however, essentially merging the hero-based shooter and Battle Royale genres into one.

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  • Say Hello To LG's Most Affordable 4K HDR Projector
Say Hello To LG's Most Affordable 4K HDR Projector

The LG HU80KA can create a 150-inch screen at an awesome 2,500 lumens - LG's brightest projector. LG's new UHD projector seems to have achieved all the essential features and claims that the size of their product is half the size of what others offer in their own market.

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  • Apple: Mac and iPhone both affected by big chip vulnerability
Apple: Mac and iPhone both affected by big chip vulnerability

According to a statement by the company, the vulnerabilities dubbed Meltdown and Spectre could allow hackers to get access to sensitive information on the users' computers and other devices. Intel products are said to be especially vulnerable, but the company issued a statement dismissing as inaccurate reports that the problem was unique to its...

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  • Nokia 6 (2018) is official and it's a speedy upgrade
Nokia 6 (2018) is official and it's a speedy upgrade

The side profile is similar to what we have seen in the previous generation model launched past year and is robust as well. Rs 14,700) for the 4GB RAM and 32GB storage model, while the 4GB of RAM and 64GB storage variant costs 1699 Yuan (approx.

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  • Rain washes out 2nd T20I between New Zealand and West Indies
Rain washes out 2nd T20I between New Zealand and West Indies

New Zealand won the first match by 47 runs, were 102/4 when the rain became heavy enough to force the players from the field. With the disappointment, the Windies will now head into the final game tomorrow at the same venue needing a win in order to avoid another series defeat.

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  • The Nigerian Prince Sugar Daddy Email Spammer Has Finally Been Busted
The Nigerian Prince Sugar Daddy Email Spammer Has Finally Been Busted

Louisiana police have arrested a 67-year-old Slidell man accused of serving as a go-between for an worldwide syndicate running a "Nigerian prince" email scheme following an 18-month investigation. The investigation is ongoing, and is likely to continue for some time, as many individuals complicit in such crimes live outside the United States, autho...

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  • Samsung Responds to the Battery Issue Faced by Galaxy Note 8 Users
Samsung Responds to the Battery Issue Faced by Galaxy Note 8 Users

It is a bold statement by a company however it should be mentioned here that Samsung is replacing faulty batteries case wise. Interestingly, the problem seemed to occur only in the U.S., which means the Galaxy Note 8 units are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor are facing this problem.

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  • Government in talks with Congress over Triple Talaq Bill: Ananth Kumar
Government in talks with Congress over Triple Talaq Bill: Ananth Kumar

The legislative department had clarified: "The proposed Bill is to protect the rights of married Muslim women and to prohibit divorce by pronouncing talaq-e-biddat by their husbands". It was passed by the Lok Sabha on Thursday last week. It was passed after the House discarded a set of amendments moved by varied Opposition members.

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  • CES 2018: LG showcases 88-inches OLED display with an 8K resolution
CES 2018: LG showcases 88-inches OLED display with an 8K resolution

LG Display's latest accomplishment comes with not one by two impressive claims. The television, which measures a huge 88 inches across in its display, packs a total of 7780 x 4320 pixels into all that screen real estate. Normally this means reduced brightness, but that's not the case with this display since OLEDs are self-emissive and less affect...

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  • No smooth sailing likely for triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha
No smooth sailing likely for triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha

The hope is, in attaching real consequences, men will be deterred from using triple talaq as a threat to control women. "After a long time, the Muslim women got freedom from Triple Talaq . We will not allow any modification in the Shariat Law because it is clearly a ploy by the government to fill the prisons with Muslims on the basis of this n...

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  • Slow iPhone: Apple makes discounted battery replacement available immediately
Slow iPhone: Apple makes discounted battery replacement available immediately

Some recalled that Apple had released a system update (iOS 10.2.1) earlier this year to address reports involving some iPhone models that randomly shut down. Concerned about waiting for weeks to get a discounted replacement battery for your iPhone? Apple has been caught in a lie that lasted almost a decade and is still taking the opportun...

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  • WhatsApp Stops Working In BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Others
WhatsApp Stops Working In BlackBerry, Windows Phone, Others

WhatsApp is about to stop working on a range of old smartphones, meaning owners will have to buy newer gadgets if they want to continue using the chat app to the best of its capabilities. In a nutshell, WhatsApp releases most of the new features to Windows Phone platform, which will be soon followed by Android and iOS. Blackberry OS has less...

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  • Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date Possibly Revealed
Red Dead Redemption 2 Release Date Possibly Revealed

However, Danish games retailer Coolshop briefly listed a release date of June 8, 2018 for the game - though it has since replaced that date with a simple "2018". This time it'll focus on an outlaw named Arthur Morgan, and Sony has a timed exclusivity agreement for "some" online content on PS4. On the flip side, this date could be a fake since R...

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  • Weapons and ammunition found in Hyatt Hotel room, suspect under arrest
Weapons and ammunition found in Hyatt Hotel room, suspect under arrest

A drunk man staying at a Houston hotel had an arsenal of weapons including an AR-15 inside his room ahead of a major New Year's Eve bash, cops said. Lt. Gordon Macintosh says other officers arrived to take him into custody and found a rifle, shotgun and handgun in his room, plus ammunition. The name of the suspect is not being released at this ti...

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  • Oklahoma state parks to host hikes on New Year's Day
Oklahoma state parks to host hikes on New Year's Day

First Day Hikes began more than 20 years ago at the Blue Hills Reservation, a state park in Milton, Mass. Meet at 10 a.m. January 1 at the Caswell Nature Trail trailhead. Allow two to three hours for the guided hike on the Miranda Loop that begins at 11 a.m.at the park's trailhead at 9955 Andora St. Wear sensible shoes (no flip-flops) and long tro...

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  • Apple offers cheaper iPhone battery replacement after slowdown controversy
Apple offers cheaper iPhone battery replacement after slowdown controversy

It was definitely a turning point for us. "We apologize", the company said on its website . "We know that some of you feel Apple has let you down". "These are characteristics of battery chemistry, common to lithium-ion batteries across the industry", it said. Plaintiffs bring this action against Apple for deceptive trade practices and fals...

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