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Sandisk squeezes 1TB storage into a prototype thumb drive Sandisk squeezes 1TB storage into a prototype thumb drive
- January 10, 2018

Now coming to the USB 3.1 256GB flash drive, it has transfer speeds up to 15 times more than the standard USB 2.0 flash drives and it also comes with reading speed up to 130MBps. There's no pricing or availability information on those, but the fact they're packing 256GB of storage means they'll be much more affordable. The My Passport Wireless SSD comes in either 250GB, 500GB, 1TB or 2TB capacities with a sticker price starting from US$ 250 (RM 1,002). (more...)
LG's 65-Inch OLED TV Can Be Rolled Up, Hidden Away LG's 65-Inch OLED TV Can Be Rolled Up, Hidden Away
- January 10, 2018

LG has developed a 65-inch OLED screen that can be rolled up like a newspaper. LG OLED technology uses self-lighting pixels for exact control of image brightness and image quality, and with no separate light source the displays are extremely lightweight, thin and flexible. (more...)
New Dell PCs Will Sync Messages, Calls With iPhone and Android New Dell PCs Will Sync Messages, Calls With iPhone and Android
- January 10, 2018

Consider it a bonus for buying a Dell PC: After Jan. 18, every new Dell XPS, Inspiron, or Vostro notebook will include the free Dell Mobile Connect app. When a call came in, it immediately appeared on the laptop's screen, and using mirroring, a Dell rep was able to pull up Uber and see nearby cabs. If allows you to check out notifications, reply to texts or messages from select apps, share files, send links and more . (more...)
Nokia's 4G 3310 to be Available with WhatsApp Soon Nokia's 4G 3310 to be Available with WhatsApp Soon
- January 10, 2018

There is also an exchange offer of Rs 12,799 on the smartphone. Users with ICICI Bank credit cards can avail an instant discount of Rs. 1,500 on purchase of any of the two smartphones. Since Nokia 1 is said to be a part of Android Go program, it won't be wrong to say that the smartphone is aimed at emerging markets such as India. Nokia 6 comes with 3GB RAM and 32GB storage options and is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 430 processor. (more...)
CES 2018: Dell introduces new laptops, monitors and portable Thunderbolt 3 SSDs CES 2018: Dell introduces new laptops, monitors and portable Thunderbolt 3 SSDs
- January 10, 2018

Alongside the refreshed Latitude lines, Dell has the new portable SSD that comes in two models - Dell SD1-T0500 with 500GB and Dell SD1-T1000 with 1TB storage . Since it's just 1mm less than the clamshell XPS 15, the new hybrid didn't strike me as noticeably skinnier than before, but it's still a pleasant device to hold and behold. (more...)
Ring is getting into smart home lighting Ring is getting into smart home lighting
- January 10, 2018

New for this year's CES are a pair of cameras, the Stick Up Cam and the Stick Up Cam Elite . Ring Alarm - originally named Ring Protect - was scheduled to ship in October 2017, but ultimately was delayed due to a lawsuit with ADT, who accused Ring of stealing trade secrets. (more...)
Kate Middleton's Mom Carole Reveals Daughter's Unicorn Name On Her Birthday Kate Middleton's Mom Carole Reveals Daughter's Unicorn Name On Her Birthday
- January 10, 2018

She was always majestic, but these are some shots of the Duchess doing non-royal things, like getting her dry cleaning. After celebrating the milestone of sending Princess Charlotte to nursery school for the first time, the Duchess of Cambridge celebrated her 36th birthday in low-key style at home. (more...)
Japanese astronaut sorry for 9cm ISS growth mistake Japanese astronaut sorry for 9cm ISS growth mistake
- January 10, 2018

Norishige Kanai said in fact he grew by 2cm, blaming "a measurement mistake". His original incorrect claim sparked global fascination among social media users . "I have no back pains, and actually the pain around my neck and shoulders is gone, so I doubt I'm 9 cm taller". "It appears I can fit on the Soyuz, so I'm relieved". (more...)
Rumors hint secret Zuma satellite is a total loss Rumors hint secret Zuma satellite is a total loss
- January 10, 2018

However, in an emailed statement to Xinhua, SpaceX hinted that the presumed problem may have nothing to do with its Falcon 9 rocket, which "did everything correctly" during the launch from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. The Zuma indent won't impact the schedule of SpaceX's upcoming launches, including the maiden flight of Falcon Heavy, the company said. As Loren Grush from The Verge reports, this story gets even weirder. (more...)
Amazon's Alexa, Google's Assistant compete at CES to control the smart home Amazon's Alexa, Google's Assistant compete at CES to control the smart home
- January 10, 2018

Google's move foreshadows the search giant's future hardware plans. That gives it an edge over the Echo Show , considering Google pulled support for the YouTube app on Amazon's touchscreen device previous year. The Lenovo Smart Display will be available this summer in two sizes: an 8-inch model that costs $199.99 and a 10-inch version priced at $249.99. Speaking of Google, the technology behemoth has a presence on the show floor where it is spotlighting four new smart displays , ... (more...)
France probes Apple over 'deliberate' iPhone throttling France probes Apple over 'deliberate' iPhone throttling
- January 10, 2018

France's consumer fraud watchdog has opened a preliminary investigation of Apple over alleged deception and planned obsolescence of its products following a complaint from a consumer organization, Reuters reported Monday citing a judicial source. (more...)
AMD drops prices on entire Ryzen/Threadripper range of CPUs AMD drops prices on entire Ryzen/Threadripper range of CPUs
- January 10, 2018

On the CPU side of things, Ryzen desktop and mobile APUs (which combine CPU and GPU performance) are set to launch first, followed by second generation Ryzen desktop CPUs, then " Ryzen Pro " mobile APUs. Two models will be launching: the Ryzen 5 2400G and Ryzen 3 2200G . But similar to Zen 2 and Zen 3, the information about the 2nd-gen Threadripper is scarce, but the company put its release in the second half of 2018. (more...)
Facebook 'Portal' to Compete With Echo Show Facebook 'Portal' to Compete With Echo Show
- January 10, 2018

Thoughts on this? Do we need more devices that can interact with us? It will be something like Amazon's Echo Show , a voice-controlled smart speaker with a screen. Word has it that Facebook is developing its own home video chat device. Facebook ad exec Andrew Bowsworth was appointed to lead the company's hardware efforts last summer. (more...)
Hands On: Lenovo's Mirage Standalone VR Headset, Camera Hands On: Lenovo's Mirage Standalone VR Headset, Camera
- January 09, 2018

Right now there are two main types of virtual reality headsets, ones that are tethered to PCs and ones that need a smartphone to work. At CES today, Lenovo and Google are launching the world's first standalone Daydream VR headset . (more...)
Overwatch League's first two seasons will air on Twitch Overwatch League's first two seasons will air on Twitch
- January 09, 2018

Expect to be watching all of the games on Twitch this season! Home team skins, which are the more colorful variation, will be available for purchase ahead of the Overwatch League . A team's track record during the season determines if it gets into the play-offs or not. There is an unofficial fantasy league you can join complete with prizes and the ability to create your own personal league with friends. (more...)
Intel hit with three class-action lawsuits over chip flaws Intel hit with three class-action lawsuits over chip flaws
- January 09, 2018

Indeed, as Microsoft and Google have already released fixes for preventing hackers from exploiting these flaws on devices running their software. Google also says the security vulnerability initially thought to be linked to most modern computers is actually a threat to smartphones and tablets as well. (more...)
President HW Bush offers condolences on passing of astronaut John Young President HW Bush offers condolences on passing of astronaut John Young
- January 09, 2018

He flew twice during the two-man Gemini missions of the mid-1960s, twice to the moon during NASA's Apollo program, and twice more aboard the space shuttle Columbia in the early 1980s. Robert M. Lightfoot Jr., the administrator of NASA, called Young "a pioneer". He was part of the first manned Gemini mission - with Gus Grissom on Gemini 3 in 1965. (more...)
Dragon Ball FighterZ Gets Confirmed Beta Dates and New Characters Dragon Ball FighterZ Gets Confirmed Beta Dates and New Characters
- January 09, 2018

Players who have pre-ordered the game will have an early access pass for the open beta on January 13. Dragon Ball FighterZ releases on PS4, Xbox One and PC January 26, 2018 . Those who are new to Dragon Ball or haven't kept up with Dragon Ball Super, here's everything you need to know about this new character. PC Gamers now have the specs information they need to see if their rig can handle the upcoming " Dragon Ball FighterZ " from Bandai Namco. (more...)
Ibuprofen may increase risk of fertility issues in men, study suggests Ibuprofen may increase risk of fertility issues in men, study suggests
- January 09, 2018

Ibuprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug sold without a prescription for short-term treatment of pain, inflammation from injuries, and fever. Within 14 days, the luteinising hormones of men taking Ibuprofen, which are secreted by the pituitary gland and stimulate the testicles to produce testosterone, became coordinated with the level of ibuprofen circulating in their blood. (more...)
Xbox One users are getting a 'do not disturb' feature Xbox One users are getting a 'do not disturb' feature
- January 09, 2018

Mini Game Hubs are being added which is basically a condensed version of the standard Game Hubs feature. All together, you've got plenty of decent quality of life updates that should make using the Xbox One even better. This is a handy feature for those that don't want interruptions while focusing on their game. The update is now being rolled out for those who are part of the Xbox Insider beta, after some testing the update will then roll out to everyone else. (more...)

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