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Huawei MateBook X Pro with 13.9-inch FullView display announced

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Basically, Matebook X Pro is a Windows 10 Laptop which is by far the most advanced Windows machine ever introduced. One of Huawei's highlights during the 2018 Mobile World Congress (MWC) was the introduction of the new flagship products to allow the company to compete with other giants when it comes to tablets. Read More »

Hack on German govt ongoing until Wednesday

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He declined to give any further information and said, "A public discussion would serve as a warning to the attackers that we simply do not want to give them". It was probably stolen some data. Security services were told in December by a partner agency that the German network had been the victim of a cyberattack, dpa reported. Read More »

Jaguar targets Tesla with new I-PACE

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While mass-market automakers are electrifying their fleets in response to regulators' pressure to reduce emissions, JLR is one of the few established high-end producers to make a strong commitment. Charging the I-Pace to 80 percent takes around 40 minutes with a 100-kW DC fast charger. Using a 230V AC wall charger at home, you can hit the same 0-80 mark in a leisurely 10 hours. Read More »

European Union gives tech companies three months to combat terrorist content

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The sector has increased efforts to demonstrate its progress. "While several platforms have been removing more illegal content than ever before-showing that self-regulation can work-we still need to react faster against terrorist propaganda and other illegal content which is a serious threat to our citizens' security, safety and fundamental rights", said Andrus Ansip, the commission vice president in charge of coordinating digital issues. Read More »

Met Éireann extends status red weather warning for Limerick

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Leo Varadkar says people should heed the warnings. Sub-zero temperatures and icy conditions continuing tonight in strong easterly winds with heavy snow showers and high accumulations in some areas. Ireland's National Emergency Co-ordination Group chairman Sean Hogan said the priority was public safety. ESB Networks said its crews are working to restore supplies, but it could be 8pm this evening before power is restored to some of the worst affected areas. Read More »

Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact is an iPhone SE Antagonist for Android Users

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There's no fancy vibration engine, for example, and it's made of plastic. All told there are four different case types to pick up for both the Galaxy S9 and the Galaxy S9 Plus, and these include the DualPro, Design, Esquire, and Reprieve Sport series cases, all of which are already on sale through Incipio's online web store for those who are looking to get their cases before the phones are launched and arrive on their doorsteps. Read More »

Google VP of Product Management Presents Android Go

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With sales slowing down in major markets (i.e Europe, USA, Australia etc) the focus is now shifting from flashy devices to developing markets and the entry-level phones that are more accessible to people in these markets. Powering the device is a MediaTek MTK6739 chipset, which is combined with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of storage . Indian phonemaker Lava International Ltd has launched an Android Go smartphone called Z50 in India and is the first Android Go smartphone in India and ... Read More »

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott Celebrate Daughter Stormi Turning 1 Month Old

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Kylie Jenner has posted photos of herself with baby Stormi for the very first time. "My angel baby is 1 month old today", Jenner wrote , cradling Stormi all bundled up in a cute cream-colored onesie. Reality star Kylie Jenner showed off her post-baby body wearing a black thong on Thursday and it seems that model Behati Prinsloo, who's also recently given birth, chose to compete. Read More »

Google Launches Flutter SDK Beta in Push for Cross-Platform App Development

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Flutter features a screen reader and accessibility support, RTL text, localization and internationalization, inline video, support for additional image formats, background code execution and more. Flutter supports Android Studio and Visual Studio Code with a rich feature set out of the box. Although there are many other ways to create mobile apps, even Google doesn't necessarily view Flutter as a replacement for native application development, or JavaScript for that matter. Read More »

Hello Moto: Motorola RAZR might return in a different way

If Lenovo-owned Motorola decides to do away with the flip-phone design, it will take away the major differentiating factor. " With the new technology, particularly foldable screens, I think you will see more and more innovation on our smartphone design ", said Yang while speaking at MWC 2018. Read More »

Indian-bound Audi A6 revealed ahead of Geneva debut

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Despite Audi promising a lineup that would no longer resemble a set of four-wheeled matryoshka dolls, the company has taken the wraps off of its redesigned A6 midsize sedan, a auto that looks to have crawled out from under an A7's shell. "Like the A8 and A7 Sportback models, the A6 is the expressive ambassador of the new Audi design language". Inside we're also dealing with an evolutionary approach, one that borrows nearly everything from the A7 shown earlier this year. Read More »

New Overwatch Teaser Appears To Show Off New Hero's Weapon

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Whip Shot: Brigitte will throw her flail a long distance dealing damage and knocking an enemy away from her. Repair Packs: These tools can heal allies or add armor if teammates are already healed. The Shield is held directly ahead of her, though she has greater mobility than Reinhardt when she has it equipped, with her movement speed only slightly reducing. Read More »

H1Z1 leaves Early Access with new cars-only Auto Royale mode

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Teams speed around the massive map looking for power-ups, weapons, ammo, fuel and health as they try to outshoot, outdrive and outlast the competition. These power-ups include the ability to heal yourself, damage other vehicles , or throw enemies off your tail. In terms of weapons, you'll have access to the usual assortment alongside a light machine gun that is exclusive to Auto Royale . Read More »

McLaren Senna Getting Exposed Carbon Look For Geneva

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Chief among them is the Carbon Theme . The show auto will also introduce a new McLaren Senna wheel option - a clear-finished MSO carbon-fibre rim with centre-locked forged aluminium hub and spokes in either diamond-cut or stealth finish. Read More »

F1 2018: Daniel Ricciardo quickest on Day 1 of Barcelona testing

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Now a Renault engine customer, McLaren was hoping to hit the ground running this year after three seasons of pre-season struggles with former engine partner Honda . Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul knows that, with Red Bull junior team Toro Rosso running Honda power for 2018, Red Bull is hedging its bets on which way to go in for the following season. Read More »

How will the Champions League changes affect Scottish clubs?

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However, if the Europa League winners have already qualified for the group stage, the third-placed French team will qualify automatically. The remaining teams to make up the Europa League group phase are teams that have been eliminated from the qualifying rounds of the Champions League. Read More »

Israeli Security Firm Says They Can Hack Any iPhone

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The company has been advertising this new capability to its customers, the list that also includes the U.S. government. According to Forbes , the firm hasn't made any major public announcement about its new iOS capabilities, but two sources claimed that the iPhone hacking breakthrough, involving undisclosed techniques to get into iOS 11, occurred recently and the company is advertising the fact to law enforcement and private forensics folks worldwide. Read More »

Chrono Trigger launches on PC, but it's a mobile port

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However, it also brings with it some of the less desirable aspects, as the PC version is apparently based on the mobile version that was released in 2011. Combining the ATB system with flashy, colorful abilities and a now-iconic soundtrack, Chrono Trigger is a fond memory for many gamers, and with good reason. Read More »

Tech: Apple Uses Google, Amazon for iCloud Storage

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As explained by CNBC , this revelation was made in January when Apple published updated the iOS Security Guide on its official website. Previously, they had partnered with Amazon Web Services as well as Microsoft's Azure . "The encrypted chunks of the file are stored, without any user-identifying information, using third-party storage services, such as S3 and Google Cloud Platform ". Read More »

First render of Motorola Moto E5 Plus leaked online

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The Motorola Moto E5 Plus has been leaked by popular leakster Evan Blass (@ evleaks ) on his official Twitter handle. If this comes true, then the launch of the Moto E5 series could be earlier than that of the Moto E4 which was unveiled in June 2017. Read More »

Apple is Working on New High-End Over-Ear Headphones

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In fact, you can find a ton of models for less that sound much, much better than a pair of Beats. The new headphones are predicted to cost more than the company's £159 AirPods. Bloomberg made a similar claim recently when it reported that the second-generation of AirPods would be launched this year, followed by a third-generation scheduled in 2019. Read More »

YouTube enables captions for live broadcasts

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Likewise new is the choice to play back a live talk when a video wraps, which will give you the sentiment watching a live stream, regardless of whether the stream has finished. Clicking or tapping on that location tag will show you other videos from that area, and you can also filter search based on location to see only videos recorded nearby. Read More »

ESRB adds 'In-Game Purchases' warning to roster

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The definition not only includes microtransactions and loot boxes , but regular DLC, Season Passes and the ability to remove ads for a fixed price as well. Meanwhile, Queensland's statutory regulator said loot boxes would not fall within the meaning of a gaming machine as defined under the Gaming Machine Act. Read More »

ITunes To Drop Support For First-Gen Apple TV And Windows Vista

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The software has been updated to the point where your Apple TV simply isn't going to work, and that means a whole bunch of formerly cutting-edge gear is being cut off as of May 25th. Apple announced it is introducing new security changes and users with Windows XP and Vista PCs are being urged to upgrade to Windows 7 or newer in order to use iTunes. Read More »

Metal Gear Survive easter egg shouts out Kojima Productions

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It appears that a developer on Konami's Metal Gear Survive has placed a secret message in the game. Metal Gear Survive has been released to a mixed reception, with common complaints focusing on the tedious amount of grinding players have to perform, and how it lacks the spirit of the series. Read More »

Brand new Lenovo Yoga laptops have two voice assistants, Cortana and Alexa

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The 730 device comes with both Cortana and Alexa Digital Assistant's Support which will help you in scheduling daily meetings, calendars and more. The ports are different too, with the smaller model offering two Thunderbolt 3 ports and one USB 3.0 Type-A, and the larger one including two Type-A ports and one Type-C port, along with HDMI. Read More »

MWC 18: Vivo India unveils APEX FullView concept

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The latest handset from Vivo is nearly completely bezel-less and offers several revolutionary new technologies that improve everything from the fingerprint scanner to sound quality and selfies. But the phone really impresses as the concept phone works flawless. Full-screen phones are coming, but to get there phone OEMs will have to solve a few problems with the front-facing hardware on a typical smartphone. Read More »

The Rolling Stones announce United Kingdom stadium tour, here's how to get tickets

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The No Filter tour will also see the band perform in various European cities, including Dublin, where the United Kingdom and Ireland leg kicks off on Thursday 17 May. The band will also perform at venues in Ireland, Germany, France, Poland and the Czech Republic. "It's always exhilarating going to cities we haven't played for quite a while and also some new venues for us like Old Trafford & The London Stadium". Read More »

ZTE launches Blade V9 and Blade V9 Vita at MWC 2018

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Going through the ZTE Temp Go specs, the phone comes with a 5-inch 854 x 480 pixels FWVGA IPS display and includes 5 mega pixel rear camera with LED flash and 2 mega pixel front facing camera. On the back sits dual cameras weighing in at 16MP and 5MP. The Google Android Oreo Go Edition is an operating system that is trimmed down to native Android OS version. Read More »

Nokia 3 Android 8.0 update going into beta

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The flagship smartphone comes with IP68 water and dust resistance, thereby making it safe to use in pools or in the shower. As for price and availability , the Nokia 8 Sirocco will be available in April for €749 (approximately $920). It runs Android Oreo (Go Edition ) which has been optimized for devices with 1GB RAM or less. Sadly, HMD did not make any announcements on the Nokia 3310 4G feature phone though. Read More »

Nokia Brings Back The 8110 - The Matrix Phone

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This new Android One phone will be available starting April this year. As a bonus, the company has also added a revamped Snake game. It will cost around $80 when it launches in May. The sides of the device are anodized aluminum, which gives a contrasting two-tone look to the design. The only change on the spec sheet is that the new camera now has Zeiss-branded optics. Read More »

Nokia 1 Launched with Android Oreo Go Edition, Priced at $85

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Android Oreo (Go Edition), as introduced back in June 2017, reinvents popular Google apps for developing markets where low-powered phones are more prevalent. In terms of hardware, the Nokia 8 Sirocco is equipped with a Snapdragon 835 processor which is good. On the back you'll find that the trend of incredibly shiny phones continues with a single polished sheet of Gorilla Glass complete with an nearly infinite black coating underneath. Read More »