• Intel unveils 9th generation CPU, calls it
Intel unveils 9th generation CPU, calls it "best gaming processor"

While the Core i9-9900K got a significant boost, the Core i7-9700K is a bit of letdown, as Intel has made a decision to keep the Hyper-Threading limited its flagship Core i9 series, so the Core i7-9700K will eight-cores and eight threads, have the same 95W TDP, 3.6GHz base and 4.9GHz Turbo clock, and 12MB of L3 cache.

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  • Google to shut down Google
Google to shut down Google

Google + is widely seen as one of Google's biggest failures, the WSJ says. Google put the " final nail in the coffin " of the Google + product by shutting down " all consumer functionality ", the Wall Street Journal reported citing an internal memo.

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  • Apple, Amazon deny reports of a massive Chinese hardware attack
Apple, Amazon deny reports of a massive Chinese hardware attack

Bloomberg's piece is titled "The Big Hack" for a good reason, as it involves microchips planted in servers destined for big United States companies, which stealthily hooked to the networks their carrier hardware was hooked to. We are deeply disappointed that in their dealings with us, Bloomberg's reporters have not been open to the possibility...

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  • Why you got a Trump text: FEMA's new test alert, explained
Why you got a Trump text: FEMA's new test alert, explained

The presidential alert can only be activated by the current president, but the reasons for doing so are legally defined . Of course, to receive the alert, your phone had to be turned on and connected to a cell tower that allows you to connect to your participating carrier.

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  • Apple Fans Line Up For Most Expensive iPhone Yet
Apple Fans Line Up For Most Expensive iPhone Yet

Apple expert Kuo Ming-chi expects the USA tech giant to ship between 75 million and 80 million new iPhone models in the next 12 months, with the XR model accounting for 55-60% of sales with the more expensive Max accounting for about a quarter of total sales.

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  • Amazon leaks forthcoming Echo Sub and Alexa-powered Smart Plug
Amazon leaks forthcoming Echo Sub and Alexa-powered Smart Plug

Amazon kicked off the smart speaker category in 2014 with the release of its first Echo smart speaker and has dominated it since. It looks like what might happen if your Apple HomePod and the Google Home Mini had a baby. Unlike the Dot this gadget doesn't feature an in-built speaker with users simply attaching this device to an existing spea...

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  • Amazon Prepping 8 New Alexa Products
Amazon Prepping 8 New Alexa Products

Smart speakers are becoming a fixture in our households. All of these will be Alexa-enabled with some even having Alexa built in. Alexa has pushed Amazon to become a leader in home automation, with an assortment of home accessories deeply integrated into the platform.

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  • Apple Watch 4 with built-in ECG officially unveiled
Apple Watch 4 with built-in ECG officially unveiled

They are available in gold, silver and space grey. The iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are premium smartphones with OLED screen of 5.8-inch and 6.5-inch, respectively. After that, we were at last able to feast our eyes upon the iPhone XR , the iPhone 8 successor formerly known as the iPhone 9 - among other titles.

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  • Lexus wants drivers to see better with digital side mirrors
Lexus wants drivers to see better with digital side mirrors

In 2016 , technology supplier Ichikoh Industries forecasted that by 2023, 29 percent of the Japanese market would have cameras and monitors in place of regular mirrors, about 2.3 million vehicles. The cameras in the Digital Outer Mirrors transmit the images onto 5-inch display monitors located inside the cabin at the base of the front pillars. When...

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  • The New $1,449 iPhone Won't Include A Free Headphone Dongle
The New $1,449 iPhone Won't Include A Free Headphone Dongle

In a press release, Apple COO Jeff Williams said the watch now "becomes an intelligent guardian for your health", the unveiling of which a Fitbit spokesperson followed up with the predictable comment you often see in these scenarios like this.

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  • Apple to reveal new iPhones and Apple Watch
Apple to reveal new iPhones and Apple Watch

Apple holds special event Wednesday, and excitement is building up over another expensive iPhone . "There's no real game changer on the table", Hal Eddins, the chief economist at Apple shareholder Capital Investment Counsel, told Reuters.

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  • Here’s What You Can Expect at Apple’s Special Event Tomorrow
Here’s What You Can Expect at Apple’s Special Event Tomorrow

A leakster out of Germany, who's had several exclusive scoops based on his carrier sources, now reports that the new 2018 iPhone will actually follow the prices of their predecessors at launch pretty closely, with the exception of the 6.5-inch Xs Plus /Max.

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  • Baked Musk Hints At New Tesla Smart Home Product
Baked Musk Hints At New Tesla Smart Home Product

Musk stunned investors last month with tweets saying he had funding to take the company private for $420 (£323) a share. When Rogan asked Musk if he had tried cannabis before, Musk stated that he thinks he "tried one once". Tesla's stock and bond prices dropped on Wednesday - linked to the row over Musk's comments about Mr Unsworth but also fol...

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  • Huawei unveils world's first commercial 7nm chipset Kirin 980
Huawei unveils world's first commercial 7nm chipset Kirin 980

Huawei is yet to disclose the clock speed of the new Kirin 980 processor. The company made the announcement while introducing its new Kirin 980 processor which stands as the world's first 7nm chipset. The image recognition has improved tremendously as the dual NPUs help in achieving 4500 images per minute & hence, the recognition speed incre...

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  • Apple expected to unveil new iPhones on September 12
Apple expected to unveil new iPhones on September 12

On Thursday, Warren Buffett said he slightly increased his stake in Apple recently, adding that the iPhone is "enormously underpriced" for the utility it offers users. Apple is expected to announce three new iPhones this year: a 6.1-inch entry-level "iPhone 9", an updated 5.8-inch iPhone X, and a 6.5-inch "iPhone X Plus".

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  • Breach exposed details of 2 million T-Mobile US customers
Breach exposed details of 2 million T-Mobile US customers

T-Mobile said the hacker (or hackers) did not gain access to passwords, social security numbers, or any financial information. Announced by T-Mobile this morning, the carrier was hit by a data breach on August 20, with roughly 2 million customers affected.

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  • Nvidia unveils Turing GeForce RTX 20 series GPUs with ray-tracing power
Nvidia unveils Turing GeForce RTX 20 series GPUs with ray-tracing power

While it may not receive quite as much hype as E3, the expo has reached attended of over 300,000 visitors every year since 2013. We're expecting to hear out first details about the upcoming Nvidia RTX 2080 graphics cards on this evening, hopefully with the release date and some news about pricing being given up too.

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  • You need the Fortnite Installer app installed for updates to the game
You need the Fortnite Installer app installed for updates to the game

Samsung gained exclusive rights to the Android version of Fortnite for its phones and tablets for three days, with the game having released last week during the Galaxy Note 9 launch event . Because the game is offered outside of the hardware's main storefront, make sure you are not downloading from anywhere dubious. Here's the problem.

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  • Samsung presents its new shows connected, the Galaxy Watch
Samsung presents its new shows connected, the Galaxy Watch

The minor improvements reflect a smartphone industry that has largely pushed the limits on hardware. According to Korean media, Samsung is considering ditching the Note altogether if consumers don't buy as many units as it hopes, and merge it with the premium Galaxy S lineup.

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  • Essential Rolling Out Android Pie Update Minutes After Google’s Announcement
Essential Rolling Out Android Pie Update Minutes After Google’s Announcement

Also of note is that the Essential Phone is now receiving its update to Android Pie , which is a great move by Essential. The first official build of Android 9 has build number PPR1.180610.009 for most of us. Adaptive Battery will learn which apps you use the most and prioritize battery to them, while Adaptive Brightness will figure out where ...

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  • Moto Z3 First Look: Looking Ahead to 5G
Moto Z3 First Look: Looking Ahead to 5G

Motorola's version of Android has always been smooth and clean, and there's nothing new here-which is good, in this case. The phone sports a dual-camera setup at the rear with a combination of the 12MP primary sensor with f/2.0 aperture, 1.25-micron pixel size and a 12-megapixel monochrome sensor coupled with Laser Autofocus (pDAF), Color Co...

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  • [H]ardOCP: Purported Google Pixel 3 XL Leaks in
[H]ardOCP: Purported Google Pixel 3 XL Leaks in "Clearly White"

A " Pixel Stand " peripheral has also been leaked, which may serve as a wireless charging dock . As you can see from the image above of the handset's rear panel, the placement of the camera, flash, fingerprint reader, and logo match up with what we expect the Pixel 3 XL to look like, but that's not to say that the design could change somewhat in...

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  • The Galaxy Note 9 can be booked until August 23 in Europe
The Galaxy Note 9 can be booked until August 23 in Europe

And despite rumors to the contrary , Clear Silicone Case and purple S Pen shots indicate that you will be able to get the purple Note 9 of your dreams. The game will be quite the test for the rumored device, which will come with a vapor chamber heat pipe for cooling - just the thing for those epic marathon Battle Royale sessions.

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  • Resolution revolution? Sony's new image sensor boasts 48MP
Resolution revolution? Sony's new image sensor boasts 48MP

This all means that in those low-light situations imaging data from four adjacent pixels is being added in order to achieve sensitivity comparable to that of 1.6 μm pixels. More megapixels don't always translate to great-looking photos, but they do result in much more detail being captured. Sony says it will begin shipping the IMX586 sensor in ...

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  • Xiaomi targets Europe with two cheap Android One phones
Xiaomi targets Europe with two cheap Android One phones

Xiaomi Mi 5X was rebranded as Mi A1 , while Mi A2 is the global variant of Mi 6X , which made its debut in China in May. Meanwhile, the Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite will reportedly sport a 5.84-inch full-HD+ display with a 19:9 aspect ratio and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 SoC, paired with 3GB RAM option and up to 64GB of onboard storage that is expa...

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