China's top phone maker Xiaomi unveils new flagship handset

The handsets will be available in black, white and gold weighing only 129 grams. The Mi 5 will be available in three variants. The 70 million smartphones it sold a year ago were well short of the 100 million founder Lei Jun once predicted, but it... More..

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Microsoft Lumia 650 First Look
by | Saturday, February 27, 2016

Microsoft Lumia 650 First Look

The HP Elite x3 is available with an optional notebooklike mobile dock that lets users extend the phone into a full-featured PC on the go. Microsoft has remained completely tight-lipped on any details regar...More..

Sony officially confirms that the Z series is dead
by | Saturday, February 27, 2016

Sony officially confirms that the Z series is dead

At the outset, the Xperia X has a significant amount in common with the company's popular Z line (the Xperia Z5 is the latest release) when it comes to aesthetic. So with all that said , despite the Xperia X's...More..

Black Ops 3 offers double XP, free Steam multiplayer this weekend
by | Friday, February 26, 2016

Black Ops 3 offers double XP, free Steam multiplayer this weekend

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 wants you this weekend. In case you need more incentive aside from trying to earn the new weapons to play some Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 multiplayer, Treyarch is flipping the sw...More..

by | Friday, February 26, 2016

Pokemon Sun and Moon will arrive later this year, confirms Nintendo

The game will be released worldwide this holiday season. Sadly, that's about all the information Nintendo was willing to share. After a trademark listing for the two titles was found online alongside their ...More..

UAE retailer receiving preorders for Galaxy S7
by | Friday, February 26, 2016

UAE retailer receiving preorders for Galaxy S7

Samsung also rewarding those who pre-ordered before March 5 with a special delivery on March 8. Each phone also boosts longer battery life, as Samsung has bumped the S7 Edge up to 3,600 mAh while the S7 wi...More..

by | Friday, February 26, 2016

China's top phone maker Xiaomi unveils new Mi 5

The phone is a major leap in terms of specifications , because all of Xiaomi's recent phones were powered by mid-range processors , while the 2.15GHz Snapdragon 820 octa-core processor powering the Mi 5 i...More..

YouTube Gets New Custom Blurring Tool
by | Thursday, February 25, 2016

YouTube Gets New Custom Blurring Tool

You can find just about anything on YouTube . It's now taking this one step further by launching a new custom tool that enables users to blur anything and everything in their video easily. This means that late...More..

Another week, another Windows 10 build, and more bug fixes
by | Thursday, February 25, 2016

Another week, another Windows 10 build, and more bug fixes

Both updates were pushed out overnight to testers signed up for Microsoft's Windows Insider programme, which the company uses to evaluate upcoming features before they are merged into the release code. Known af...More..

Pay with your face: MasterCard to launch 'selfie pay'
by | Thursday, February 25, 2016

Pay with your face: MasterCard to launch 'selfie pay'

MasterCard says selfie pay will roll out to Identity Check users in more than a dozen countries later this year, as the company is looking for new ways to cut down on identity theft and credit card fraud. To ma...More..

Meet the new emoji revamping the Like button
by | Thursday, February 25, 2016

Meet the new emoji revamping the Like button

The site did say that it will "continue learning and listening to feedback to make sure we have a set of reactions that will be useful for everyone", suggesting that the company might add new reactions or chang...More..

by | Thursday, February 25, 2016

Google launches AMP for faster web page loading

The only thing users need to know about AMP is that the pages load fast, and they're now front-and-center. "Now with Google AMP and Facebook Instant Articles, the fragmentation becomes even greater, and it co...More..

by | Thursday, February 25, 2016

How to use the new Facebook reactions button

While Mark Zuckerberg , the Facebook CEO, hinted in September that a "Dislike" option might be coming to the platform, that idea was ultimately scrapped. We've been in that awkward situation where you're not...More..

Virtual reality will change our lives, says Facebook boss Zuckerberg
by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Virtual reality will change our lives, says Facebook boss Zuckerberg

Instead of delivering the entire 360 video to the headset all at once, dynamic streaming only delivers the high-resolution portion of the image you're viewing. And now we're entering a world where that's vide...More..

by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Mark Zuckerberg backs Apple in encryption debate

Zuckerberg said he believes in using strong encryption, but also assisting the government in its terrorism fight, Re/code reports. "I don't think requiring backdoors with encryption is either going to be an...More..

Snapchat Helps You Celebrate Birthdays With New Lenses
by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Snapchat Helps You Celebrate Birthdays With New Lenses

It is a sticker that reads "Happy Birthday" with confetti falling all over, which can be added by users in an image or selfie. You can enable the feature by entering your birthday in the app's main settings u...More..

LG G5 vs Apple iPhone 6s hands-on | MWC 2016
by | Wednesday, February 24, 2016

LG G5 vs Apple iPhone 6s hands-on | MWC 2016

The aforementioned modules aren't the only ways LG wants to expand the G5's capabilities. We've put them head to head to show you. We mentioned about the many accessories the G5 comes with and these are some of...More..

Another HTC One M10 Leak Shows Off Its Curved Back
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Another HTC One M10 Leak Shows Off Its Curved Back

HTC says that X9 was built using "new metal design techniques", and it's believed that, along with One A9, it will influence the design philosophy of company's future smartphones. The hugely popular HTC Dot Vie...More..

New Fallout 4 DLC Details, Console Mods, The Creation Kit And More
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

New Fallout 4 DLC Details, Console Mods, The Creation Kit And More

It'll go up at that time on PC. Howard said that PC gamers will also be able to enjoy the Survival Mode first, as they'll have the ability to test it out before anyone else through the on-going beta program...More..

Samsung, LG unveil latest gadgets
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Samsung, LG unveil latest gadgets

The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge feature a 5.1-inch and 5.5-inch QHD display . Both the handsets have a larger battery pack compared to previous year, a 3,000mAh unit on the S7 and the 3,600mAH one the S...More..

Galaxy S7 Is All Set for Success
by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Galaxy S7 Is All Set for Success

What's new now is that the Samsung will be coming in with a new Always On Display . The LG G5 supports the LG Cam Plus module which converts this phone into a digital camera , complete along with a button...More..

by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Bill Gates Argues Apple Should Open Up iPhones For Law Enforcement

Bill Gates , the man behind Microsoft, Windows and many technologies that we take for granted today, has broken ranks with most Silicon Valley icons such as Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg and even entire companies ...More..

by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Bill Gates Weighs In on Encryption Battle Between Apple, FBI

Gates said there needs to be a broader discussion about when government should be able to access information. Technology executives argue that customers will stop buying Apple products and other USA digital d...More..

by | Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge Are Waterproof

Similar to the LG G-series, the new Galaxy phones comes with an "always-on display " feature that allows the device display the time and recent notifications in a low-power mode, when not in use. The...More..

by | Monday, February 22, 2016

Here's Every Aussie Telco's Samsung Galaxy S7 Launch Plans

Also heading into ridiculous territory is the price, with the S7 at AU$1,149 and the S7 Edge at AU$1,249. Get two Galaxy S7 , two Galaxy S7 edge or one of each with this deal. A third color option, dubbed "S...More..

ZTE Spro Plus Smart Projector Unveiled At MWC 2016
by | Monday, February 22, 2016

ZTE Spro Plus Smart Projector Unveiled At MWC 2016

Spro Plus helps users work smart and play hard. It's more tablet-sized than its predecessors, with an 8.4in AMOLED screen on the top for using it as a stand-alone device without having to break out the proje...More..

by | Monday, February 22, 2016

Trump urges boycott in US-Apple showdown

But the Justice Department, in a footnote to its filing on Friday, said that any backup would have been "insufficient" because it didn't have the same amount of information as what was on the phone itself. ...More..

by | Monday, February 22, 2016

Facebook unveils dynamic streaming for virtual reality video

In a few months, Samsung will start selling its Gear 360 camera , a device with front and back lenses to stitch together 360-degree videos for VR devices and apps. This is done via a hybrid tray that allows us...More..

by | Monday, February 22, 2016

Protests to rally across US to back Apple in battle with FBI

A hearing in the federal case has been set for March 22 in Riverside, California. "No one outside Apple would have access to the software required by the order unless Apple itself chose to share it". The FBI ha...More..

by | Monday, February 22, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7 Announced - New Features, Specs & Software Enhancements

The firm plans to roll out Samsung Pay in more markets including China, Spain and the United Kingdom this year. It works by pairing with an app on Samsung's soon-to-be-released Galaxy S7 or S7 Edge (or ot...More..

by | Sunday, February 21, 2016

LG unveils smartphone with dual camera, virtual-reality set

Ben Wood, an analyst at CCS Insight, said that G5 gets LG back on the radar in the smartphone market. Running the show is a quad-core Snapdragon 820 processor with 4GB RAM - so it ought to be pretty quick - t...More..

Quantum Break Has Gone Gold
by | Sunday, February 21, 2016

Quantum Break Has Gone Gold

More than a month before its scheduled release date, Remedy Entertainment's upcoming and much-awaited time-bending action game " Quantum Break " has gone gold, as announced by the developing studio itself. It...More..

LG G5 MWC 2016 launch livestream, watch it right here
by | Sunday, February 21, 2016

LG G5 MWC 2016 launch livestream, watch it right here

Samsung is likely to grab the most column inches with the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge, which brings curved edges to the handset's display. While the full specs won't be announced until MWC , Xiaomi is expec...More..

by | Sunday, February 21, 2016

Huawei's MateBook is a convertible PC to take on Microsoft's Surface

The Matebook is available in 4GB or 8GB of RAM variants while storage options range from 128GB to 512GB SSDs. A 12-inch IPS number with a 2160 x 1440 resolution, that's about 216 pixels per inch, text should ...More..

by | Sunday, February 21, 2016

New smartphones on show in Barcelona

LG G5: LG will even launch its flagship G5 smartphone as we speak. Don't see your favourite phone here? We'll also be visiting a number of stands and seeing everything from VR and AR apps, to the latest in...More..

by | Sunday, February 21, 2016

Sprint Targets Verizon Over Shared-Data Prices

Sprint seems enthusiastic in luring more Verizon subscribers into its network by offering them two times more data at the same price they are presently paying Big Red. To make sure that it properly entices cus...More..

'Fallout 4' crowned game of the year at DICE Awards
by | Friday, February 19, 2016

'Fallout 4' crowned game of the year at DICE Awards

And don't think that by default one of these projects is just another Fallout sequel - Howard was asked if any of them rhymed with " Fallout 5 ", which he responded to with a laugh. He also mentions that the st...More..

by | Friday, February 19, 2016

Ringing Bells' server crashed, Freedom 251 bookings to resume after 24 hrs

The Freedom 251 went on sale Thursday morning but soon after, the website crashed. With its 3G radio and housing a 1,450 mAh battery, it's also good to know that it's pre-installed with several apps such as Fa...More..

Microsoft updates Outlook.com; brings in new features, adds support for GIFs
by | Thursday, February 18, 2016

Microsoft updates Outlook.com; brings in new features, adds support for GIFs

Microsoft says it will be available soon, and you don't need to take any action to trigger the upgrade. These users won't have to do anything but wait. One of the neat things with this is that you can edit docu...More..

Meet the tiniest game of pong for your Apple Watch
by | Thursday, February 18, 2016

Meet the tiniest game of pong for your Apple Watch

The tiny game features a tiny paddle controller in the form of the watch's fairly tiny Digital Crown, so you'll need to hone your twisting technique to have a chance of chalking up multiple wins. If you want ...More..