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AORUS X7 Pro: Doubling the dosage

REVIEW  /  29 Dec 2014  /  2 hours 11 min ago

While the GTX 970M is not as powerful as the GTX 980M, any gaming notebook powered by it will still be able to handle many of the latest games without hiccups. So what happens when you put two GTX 970M GPUs inside a single notebook? The result is the AORUS X7 Pro, and we will find out just what it can do.

LG Display wants to be the top supplier of Xiaomi's displays

LG Display wants to be the top supplier of Xiaomi's displays

NEWS  /  29 Dec 2014  /  6 hours 48 min ago

LG intends to supply more than 10 million 5-inch full HD panels to Xiaomi in 2015, according to industry insiders.

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact LTE review

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact: Better than the iPad mini and GALAXY Tab S?

REVIEW  /  29 Dec 2014  /  9 hours 21 min ago

The Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact is Sony's first entry into the 8-inch tablet category. It boasts a razor-thin design that is completely dust and waterproof, while still packing a punch with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 SoC, Full HD display and front-facing stereo speakers. It's also the only tablet you can play Destiny and Titanfall on (with a little help from your PlayStation 4).

Twitter bug kicks Android users out of their accounts

Twitter bug kicks Android users out of their accounts

NEWS  /  29 Dec 2014  /  9 hours 47 min ago

If you're having problems logging onto Twitter via Android, it's because there's a bug in the app that seems to be kicking out Android users en masse.

Is Tor next in line after Sony and Microsoft?

Is Tor next in line after Sony and Microsoft?

NEWS  /  29 Dec 2014  /  9 hours 55 min ago

After claiming to have taken down both Sony’s Playstation Network and Microsoft’s Xbox Live, the R.I.U Lizard Squad’s latest Twitter post seems to suggest that their next target is Tor. More details within.

Gmail is now blocked in China

Gmail is now blocked in China

NEWS  /  29 Dec 2014  /  10 hours 23 min ago

China blocked access to all of Google's services earlier this year, and this time, it's Gmail's turn as the company detected a drastic drop in traffic on its usage.

Plaza Low Yat brings Christmas joy to refugee kids

Plaza Low Yat brings Christmas joy to refugee kids

NEWS  /  29 Dec 2014  /  10 hours 33 min ago

Over 50 UNHCR refugee kids from Destiny Centre Klang experienced the holiday cheer, thanks to Plaza Low Yat.

Your passwords may need changing again

Your passwords may need changing again

NEWS  /  29 Dec 2014  /  10 hours 43 min ago

Hackers are at it again, with more websites attacked and user data stolen. Check to see what sites are affected.

U.S. Internet launches 10Gbps broadband package for US$400 a month

U.S. Internet launches 10Gbps broadband package for US$400 a month

NEWS  /  29 Dec 2014  /  10 hours 44 min ago

Many of us are content with Internet connections measured in Mbps, and with a single digit. In the U.S. state of Minnesota, however, one ISP is providing a 10Gbps Internet connection, claimed to be the fastest in the world.

NVIDIA offers Oculus Rift hands-on at Comic Fiesta 2014

NVIDIA offers Oculus Rift hands-on at Comic Fiesta 2014

NEWS  /  28 Dec 2014  /  30 hours 55 min ago

NVIDIA is here at the Comic Fiesta 2014, hosting the One Asia Cup '14 CS:GO semifinals and finals, as well as a hands-on Oculus Rift experience for all the Fiesta goers. Also, obligatory cosplay photos.

Canon and Nikon potentially releasing higher megapixel cameras in 2015

Canon and Nikon potentially releasing higher megapixel cameras in 2015

NEWS  /  28 Dec 2014  /  31 hours 56 min ago

DigiCamera Watch interviewed representatives from both Canon and Nikon, both of whom revealed plans for higher megapixel cameras. More information after the jump.

Rumor: New 4-inch iPhone bound for 2015

Rumor: New 4-inch iPhone bound for 2015

NEWS  /  28 Dec 2014  /  32 hours 2 min ago

An Apple analyst claims that Apple could be unveiling a new 4-inch iPhone for release next year. This model may potentially replace the current iPhone 5s and 5c in Apple's smartphone portfolio.

Logitech releases Daedalus Prime, a MOBA-centric gaming mouse

Logitech releases Daedalus Prime, a MOBA-centric gaming mouse

NEWS  /  27 Dec 2014  /  47 hours 43 min ago

Multiplayer Online Battle Arena (MOBA) is definitely the trend of the e-Sports scene. Recognizing this, Logitech has come up with not just a gaming mouse, but one meant for MOBAs.

HTC Sense 7 for One (M8) expected in May 2015

HTC Sense 7 for One (M8) expected in May 2015

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

The One (M8) and other 2014 HTC handsets can expect to receive the Sense 7 update as early as May 2015.

Sony's 'The Interview' torrent possible with DRM flaw

Sony's 'The Interview' torrent possible with DRM flaw

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

The Interview is already available on torrent sites, but that's only because of a simple loophole that allowed pirates to bypass the DRM.

Rumor: 12-inch MacBook Air to enter production in early 2015

Rumor: 12-inch MacBook Air to enter production in early 2015

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

Reports are suggesting that Apple will be putting the much-rumored 12-inch MacBook Air into mass production early next year.

Facebook will face lawsuit for scanning users' messages

Facebook will face lawsuit for scanning users' messages

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

Facebook was ordered by a California judge to face a class-action lawsuit for allegedly violating the privacy of its users. The suit claims that the social networking site scanned the content of private messages sent between users for links to websites, which were then used for targeted advertising.

PSN and Xbox Live services are down

PSN and Xbox Live services are down

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

Again, Sony's been hacked, this time affecting the PlayStation Network service. This time, however, Microsoft's Xbox Live is mixed up in it too.

Rumor: Sony to unveil 12.9-inch tablet in first half of 2015

Rumor: Sony to unveil 12.9-inch tablet in first half of 2015

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

Sony is reportedly prepping for a 12.9-inch tablet in the first half of 2015. The large-sized tablet is expected to cost more than US$1,000 and sports an ultra-thin 8.6mm chassis.

Alleged photos of Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 leaked, possibly runs on Intel processor

Alleged photos of Xiaomi Mi Pad 2 leaked, possibly runs on Intel processor

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

Xiaomi's second generation Mi Pad tablet may be in the works, as photos of the alleged device have recently surfaced on Weibo.

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