CES 2018: Acer's new Swift 7 measures only 8.98mm thin

Reception to the Acer Swift 7 has been mixed thus far, with some overjoyed with the portability it offers and others noting that Acer could do a lot more for the processing power and screen resolution of the 13.3-inch or 14-inch screen panel. More..

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Google Pay Brings Android Pay and Google Wallet Under A Single Branding
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Google Pay Brings Android Pay and Google Wallet Under A Single Branding

You'll also start seeing the G Pay logo on contactless POS systems in physical retail stores, where you can authenticate payments just using your smartphone and its built-in NFC chip. "Google Pay addresses one ...More..

Google teases Assistant booth, announcements for CES 2018 & shares Home usage stats/sales
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Google teases Assistant booth, announcements for CES 2018 & shares Home usage stats/sales

Back in November, we learned that for the first time in several years, Google would have an official presence at CES. "So, it's no wonder we've sold tens of millions of all our Google devices for the home o...More..

CES 2018: Amazon's Alexa to challenge Cortana
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

CES 2018: Amazon's Alexa to challenge Cortana

According to Mehedi Hassan of Thurrott .com, Asus and Lenovo are also building new Windows 10 devices to bring a widen availability of Alexa in the market of Windows PCs. While it's unclear how many cu...More..

Sony unveils new 'super mid-range' smartphones at CES
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Sony unveils new 'super mid-range' smartphones at CES

These mid-range devices add a new circular fingerprint sensor under the camera that are a step away from Sony's usual side-located, power button-integrated solution. As expected, the display has increased in bo...More..

LG to unveil its rollabale 65-inch 4K OLED TV
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

LG to unveil its rollabale 65-inch 4K OLED TV

Together with December estimates, overall OLED TV shipments are likely to exceed 1.4 million units shipped in 2017. Overall global liquid crystal display (LCD) TV shipments in November slightly declined by 1....More..

Mark Zuckerberg vows to fix Facebook
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Mark Zuckerberg vows to fix Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg says that Facebook has "a lot of work to do" when it comes to harassment, election interference, and making sure that it's a meaningful platform to be on. Past challenges have included wearing...More..

Acer launches a new Chromebook 11 with USB-C
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Acer launches a new Chromebook 11 with USB-C

The Chromebooks are low-end computing devices those are meant for basic usages such as web browsing and document editing. "Customers can play games, stay productive, enjoy content and do even more with the n...More..

Discounted batteries for iPhones available now
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Discounted batteries for iPhones available now

If your iPhone battery is headed to just 80 percent then look into the replacement options stat, hopefully before Apple's battery deal runs out at the end of the year. Lauren Herrin, 33, of Bloomfield Towns...More..

OnePlus 5T gets a hot limited edition Sandstone White finish
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

OnePlus 5T gets a hot limited edition Sandstone White finish

Now we know why: OnePlus was already planning on bringing a white model to the rest of the world, sans Star Wars branding. The upcoming sandstone variant of the OnePlus 5T smartphone has been spotted on a...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Tech Giants Issue Fixes, Updates For Meltdown And Spectre Flaws

The Meltdown flaw is less serious and can be patched by software that is already being released by numerous major computer operating systems. Chip makers have been very effective in making enhancements to gr...More..

Ex-Trump campaign manager Manafort sues Mueller, Rosenstein
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Ex-Trump campaign manager Manafort sues Mueller, Rosenstein

Mr Manafort, formerly a key member of Mr Trump's staff, was charged with money laundering and other crimes as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into possible Russian interference in the 201...More..

Twitter explains why it won't block Trump
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Twitter explains why it won't block Trump

The protests come in response to Trump's tweet regarding a nuclear button that is "bigger and more powerful" than the North Korean leader's. An activist group is using a projector to put phrases on the ou...More..

Sensex rallies over 150 points; Realty Metal Index gain
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Sensex rallies over 150 points; Realty Metal Index gain

BSE Midcap and small cap indexes rose 122 points and 187 points respectively. During the first week of 2018, the Sensex notched up a rise of 97.02 points, or 0.28 per cent. The Finance Ministry had yesterday...More..

Iran protests: Supreme leader Khamenei blames 'enemies'
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Iran protests: Supreme leader Khamenei blames 'enemies'

Unemployment among the youth has reached a record-high of roughly 31%, while approximately 60% of the Iranian population is under 30 years of age. US President Donald Trump has posted a string of tweets i...More..

Friday weather: Rainy and windy, with highs in the mid-50s
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Friday weather: Rainy and windy, with highs in the mid-50s

A 40% chance of snow, mainly before 9 p.m. Areas of blowing snow before 9 p.m. Thursday night: Clear with a low around 23. Partly cloudy, with a low around 0. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 miles per hour...More..

Amazon Reportedly Planning To Bid For English Premier League Streaming Rights
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Amazon Reportedly Planning To Bid For English Premier League Streaming Rights

Bloomberg reports that the online retailer is preparing to bid for matches next month, likely providing traditional United Kingdom broadcasters Sky and BT with some much-needed competition over the next three ...More..

Remember Mad Catz? They're Making A Comeback
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Remember Mad Catz? They're Making A Comeback

Mad Catz was always a highly respected name in gaming accessories, not least for its excellent arcade fighting stick controllers and R.A.T. gaming mice , but thanks to cash problems and mismanagement it all w...More..

About 50 flights to, from Lambert canceled because of East Coast storm
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

About 50 flights to, from Lambert canceled because of East Coast storm

Roads could be treacherous as lake effect snow continues to fall in the wake of the storm . It comes after thousands of flights were canceled across the United States due to poor weather conditions. The flig...More..

Apple Music executive Jimmy Iovine leaving company, reports say
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Apple Music executive Jimmy Iovine leaving company, reports say

It is believed his departure is timed to his Apple shares fully vesting, sources tell Billboard . About Making Comments on our Site: Patently Apple reserves the right to post, dismiss or edit any comments....More..

Some HP laptops need battery replacements due to serious safety concerns
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Some HP laptops need battery replacements due to serious safety concerns

They were also sold online at places like Amazon and HP's own web store. Laptop Magazine reported that 0.1 percent of all laptops HP sold over the course of the last two years are affected by the recall. Th...More..

Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra, Xperia L images and specifications leaked
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra, Xperia L images and specifications leaked

The design of Xperia L2 is inspired from current gen Xperia smartphones. The Sony Xperia L2 may be powered by a Snapdragon 630 processor, too, though its screen is expected to be a 5.2-inch one with jus...More..

Tesla misses its Model 3 deliveries by a mile (TSLA)
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Tesla misses its Model 3 deliveries by a mile (TSLA)

Short interest in Tesla has climbed by $6 million, or 22%, in the three months leading up to announcement amid mounting concerns over the delivery numbers and as traders use recent high flyers hedge against th...More..

by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Nintendo's Switch Is The Fastest Selling Gaming Console Ever

Nintendo announced today their Switch console has "become the fastest-selling home video game system in US history". At the beginning of 2017, Nintendo was in a precarious position. It beats the Wii, whi...More..

Million Smart Speakers To Be Shipped This Year
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Million Smart Speakers To Be Shipped This Year

Conventional ovens - as long as they connect wirelessly - will be next. This move comes as Amazon believes that customers are increasingly using voice user interfaces (VUIs) as a hands-free way to manage thei...More..