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

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

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  24 hours 40 min 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  /  24 hours 56 min 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  /  25 hours 13 min 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  /  25 hours 16 min 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  /  25 hours 20 min 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  /  25 hours 36 min 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  /  25 hours 46 min ago

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

GoPro HERO review

GoPro HERO: First step towards becoming a pro

REVIEW  /  24 Dec 2014

Action cameras from GoPro usually come with a wide range of function and features, also accompanied by a massive price tag. With the GoPro HERO, the company has provided consumers with a bare-basic model, which wouldn't hurt your pocket too much. Should you get it though? Find out here.

LG G3 phone literally goes out with a bang

LG G3 phone literally goes out with a bang

NEWS  /  24 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

It's been a while since we last heard of a smartphone exploding here or there. Unfortunately, there was an explosive gem from LG, which allegedly burst into flames on the owner's bed.

Meet Powerlace, the next Back to the Future tech to be made real

Meet Powerlace, the next Back to the Future tech to be made real

NEWS  /  24 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

First, we've seen the hoverboard becoming a reality, and now, fans of the Back to the Future trilogy will get to own an auto-lacing shoe very soon.

OnePlus has a 10,000mAh power bank for just US$15

OnePlus has a 10,000mAh power bank for just US$15

NEWS  /  24 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

The company behind the OnePlus One will be launching a 10,000mAh power bank with two output ports "soon".

Gigabyte FORCE K7 Wireless keyboard now available

Gigabyte FORCE K7 Wireless keyboard now available

NEWS  /  24 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

Gigabyte has introduced a new wireless keyboard, called the FORCE K7 Wireless. It features everything you would expect from a gaming keyboard, while also being a general use-friendly typing tool.

Kodak jumps on the smartphone bandwagon

Kodak jumps on the smartphone bandwagon

NEWS  /  24 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

Kodak, in partnership with the Bullitt Group, will launch its first Android-based smartphones during CES 2015, and yes, it will have a photography focus.

Japan gets gold, transparent Firefox OS phone

Japan gets gold, transparent Firefox OS phone

NEWS  /  24 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

Mozilla partners with Japanese carrier KDDI to launch the Firefox OS-based Fx0 phone in Japan.

Toshiba announces its first 6TB enterprise hard drives

Toshiba announces its first 6TB enterprise hard drives

NEWS  /  24 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

Following Seagate and Western Digital, Toshiba is the next to announce its own 6TB hard drives that are targeted at enterprise users.

Fancy a Transparent Speaker?

Fancy a Transparent Speaker?

NEWS  /  24 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

If you fancy something that will definitely be a conversation piece, you'll love the Transparent Speaker based on its looks alone.

HTC's next flagship smartphone leaked, codenamed 'Hima'

HTC's next flagship smartphone leaked, codenamed 'Hima'

NEWS  /  24 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

Codenamed 'Hima', the next HTC flagship smartphone is shaping up to be a powerhouse yet again, should the rumored specifications be true.

ASUS teases ZenFone with dual rear cameras, expected at CES 2015 (Update)

ASUS teases ZenFone with dual rear cameras, expected at CES 2015 (Update)

NEWS  /  24 Dec 2014  /  3 days ago

ASUS posted a 10-second teaser video on its Facebook page, which revealed an upcoming ZenFone with a dual-camera setup similar to the HTC One (M8). (Update: A new teaser video appears to show a huge rear button on the rear of the phone.)

Anonymous behind DDoS attacks on North Korea's Internet

Anonymous behind DDoS attacks on North Korea's Internet

NEWS  /  23 Dec 2014  /  4 days ago

Sony Pictures may have just found a temporary ally in the hacker group Anonymous, as they have already attacked North Korea's Internet infrastructure for the pulling of The Interview.

Lumia Denim brings 4K video recording and more

Lumia Denim brings 4K video recording and more

NEWS  /  23 Dec 2014  /  4 days ago

Lumia gets better with the new Denim update, which brings improved camera features and Cortana enhancements to the users. For now, this update is only applicable to selected Lumia smartphones, and a wider roll-out is expected sometime in January.

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