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  • With the Ace, kids are finally getting their own cheap Fitbit

    With the Ace, kids are finally getting their own cheap Fitbit

    Its first smartwatch , last year's Ionic , boldly took aim at Apple , but that device's chunky, square aesthetic failed to impress. As far as music goes, Fitbit partnered with Deezer and Pandora; if you're a premium subscriber to either of those music services, you can download playlists (up to 300 songs) directly to the watch and listen to them without your phone nearby.

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  • Apple's iBoot Source Code Got Leaked - A Fastboot for iOS Devices

    Apple's iBoot Source Code Got Leaked - A Fastboot for iOS Devices

    Since most of the iPhone users are now using iOS 10 or above, the source code breach of iOS 9 will not do any harm to the majority of the people. Rusty Carter, VP of Product at Arxan Technologies commented below. "There are many layers of hardware and software protections built in to our products, and we always encourage customers to update to the newest software releases to benefit from the latest protections", the statement from Apple read.

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  • Amtrak train collides with CSX train in SC

    Amtrak train collides with CSX train in SC

    The conductor and engineer aboard the Amtrak train were killed, the coroner's office said . At least three patients were hospitalised in critical or serious condition, with almost all the rest treated for minor injuries such as cuts, bruises and whiplash.

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  • The new modification of the Nokia 3310

    The new modification of the Nokia 3310

    Pricing and worldwide release dates have not been announced at this stage but expect to hear more at the end of February from MWC 2018 . The 4G-friendly 3310 will look the same as last year's model, but the software inside is reportedly improved over a Java-based platform to an Android-based operating system made by Chinese retail giant Alibaba - though that could change if it makes it to the US, UK or AU regions.

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  • Axios: Trump administration mulling nationalization of 5G network

    The 5G network concept is aimed at addressing what officials see as China's threat to US cyber security and economic security, Reuters reported on Sunday. These officials have met with some of the biggest technology companies to discuss a fast, nationwide rollout of a 5G network. In 2012, concern about possible Chinese interference in the USA led government authorities to issue a report describing Huawei Technologies Co.

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  • Can you spot Oprah's three hands on Vanity Fair cover?

    Can you spot Oprah's three hands on Vanity Fair cover?

    According to The Hollywood Reporter , Franco sat for the shoot and was interviewed for the feature before the publication chose to remove him. Franco, however, has denied all claims made against him. CNN has reached out to representatives for Franco for comment about him being removed from the cover. But as you can see in the final cover, released Thursday, Franco is nowhere to be found.

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  • Apple HomePod vs Google Home vs Amazon Echo: Smart Speaker War

    Apple HomePod vs Google Home vs Amazon Echo: Smart Speaker War

    Standing at seven-inches tall, the HomePod packs a 7 beam-forming tweeter array and a four-inch upward-facing woofer - all powered by the Cupertino company's own A8 chipset. Excellent design has always been Apple's calling card, and the HomePod is a compact, stylish device available in tasteful white and space grey finishes which won't look out of place anywhere from your living room to your bedroom or kitchen.

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  • Acer launches $349 Spin 11 hybrid Chromebook with Google Play support

    Acer launches $349 Spin 11 hybrid Chromebook with Google Play support

    Those will be announced when select regions bring them to market. The device also meets military-grade MIL-STD 810G compliance for durability, and MIL-STD 810F compliance for its ability to protect against sand and dust intrusion. Chromebook Spin has a 360-degree rear hinge, which allows you to position it according to your needs. Acer announced some new Chromebooks and the Chromebox CXI3 overnight.

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  • Google Audiobooks Launches in 45 Countries

    Google Audiobooks Launches in 45 Countries

    Owned by Amazon , Audible , is now heralded a leading provider of audiobooks, and is not available on Google Assistant devices . They'll play on iOS , Android , as well as on the web with Google Play Books , and best of all, you can listen on one device, and pick up where you left off on another.

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  • Trump's Solar Tariffs Won't Kill the Industry

    Trump campaigned on a promise to revive the ailing coal mining sector and boost USA production of other fossil fuels as a way to create jobs and bolster American influence overseas. First, the panels themselves represent just a fraction of the overall cost of a solar project. "The investment tax credit for solar is 30 percent of capex [capital expenditure]", Amy Grace, head of North American research for BNEF, explained - so 30 percent of any tariff-driven price increase gets paid back ...

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  • Intel says new patches coming soon for CPU flaws

    Intel says new patches coming soon for CPU flaws

    A new version of the Meltdown/Spectre patches has been developed and is now in testing, Intel said. Intel says that it has root-caused the issue on Haswell and Broadwell systems and that it has already issued a version of the fix to hardware partners , which are now testing it.

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  • Google Constricts YouTube Rules in cleaning up for Advertisements

    Google Constricts YouTube Rules in cleaning up for Advertisements

    Following YouTube's latest headline-making flare-up (the Logan Paul incident, which everyone has read about by now), YouTube had no choice but to crack down severely on which channels can earn money from ads. Now petitions are being set up on change.org to try to stop youtube from making these changes, however these petitions are very unlikely to make Google change its mind.

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  • WhatsApp Business launches in UK

    WhatsApp Business launches in UK

    WhatsApp , on Thursday, launched a free to download Android app called WhatsApp Business , which will help companies to connect with their customers, and manage a presence on the messaging platform. Idema, who was a Facebook executive before he joined WhatsApp past year, said WhatsApp intends to charge businesses in some form in the future, but he said it was too soon to discuss when that would happen or what the future business services would look like.

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  • 'Dragon Ball FighterZ' open beta features 11 characters, Hit joins roster

    'Dragon Ball FighterZ' open beta features 11 characters, Hit joins roster

    Arriving from Universe 6, Hit will be among the dozens of playable DBZ characters in Dragon Ball FighterZ when it launches later this month. Like Goku Black, Hit is also given his own trailer. That does it for how to redeem the beta code for Dragon Ball FighterZ from GameStop and Amazon . This was announced on Twitter after the two had a week of amicable trash talking on the social media site.

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  • CES 2018: Samsung reveals enormous modular MicroLED television you can build yourself

    CES 2018: Samsung reveals enormous modular MicroLED television you can build yourself

    Starting with The Wall , a 146-inch modular TV, it comes with a new MicroLED technology that delivers incredible definition, without restrictions on size, resolution or form. Employing a proprietary algorithm for resolution adjustment, it consistently improves image quality, and can "easily transform" any content from any source into 8K high-resolution! At CES, Samsung also featured the world's first QLED TV featuring 8K AI technology, which will be launched internationally, starting with ...

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  • Next-Gen Jeep Cherokee Unveiled Ahead Of 2018 Detroit Auto Show Debut

    Next-Gen Jeep Cherokee Unveiled Ahead Of 2018 Detroit Auto Show Debut

    A redesigned rear bumper and what appears to be elongated exhaust pipe finishers complete the revisions at the back of the 2019 Cherokee. The rest of the front bumper and grille also look a bit softer and rounder, but there's still a hint of the wedge-y pointy look of the previous generation that helps keep the crossover immediately identifiable as a Cherokee.

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