Stories about Hi-Tech

Feb 16 2018

Qualcomm Launches Snapdragon X24, World's First 2Gbps LTE Modem

This extra data throughput could enable new more demanding experiences like VR and AR, and transfer information at a much higher rate. Qualcomm's mobile modems still ...

Feb 10 2018

Windows 10 'Redstone 4' test build adds diagnostics-delete button

Keep in mind that Microsoft is yet to officially announce the dates for Build 2018, and although WalkingCat's leaks are nearly never inaccurate, you are probably better...

Feb 02 2018

Advocacy group urges Facebook to pull Messenger for Kids

Facebook says the app offers parents more control over who their children are talking to. Launched in December 2017, Messenger Kids is a new advertising-free Faceboo...

Feb 02 2018

Samsung looks to get into cryptocurrency mining game with specially designed chips

Mining is a process of solving mathematically complex problems that serve to verify the transactions of cryptocurrency coins. The company is now supplying several firms...

Feb 01 2018

Amazon Alexa Can Now Send SMS Messages Using Android Smartphones

To date, messaging with Alexa has meant sending screeds using Amazon's in-house system, which doesn't do you much good if your recipient doesn't have an Echo speaker ....

Jan 25 2018

Apple to start HomePod sales 09 February in US, UK, Australia

When it was first announced in June 2017 at WWDC , Apple executives touted the HomePod's sound quality and acoustic modelling capabilities in an attempt to targe...

Jan 18 2018

Edinburgh and Lothians 'braced for 4 days of snow'

Forecasters warn that roads and pavements will turn icy, and accidents and injuries are more likely in northern England, Wales, and the Midlands due to sleet, snow, and...

Jan 17 2018

Fibaro Adds Voice Control with Alexa, Google Assistant and Siri

Just like the rest of the devices in the Echo family you use your voice to command and control the Echo Spot via Amazon's voice assistant, Alexa. At $130, the Echo ...

Jan 16 2018

Google Arts & Culture App Can Match Your Selfie to Fine Art

Head to the app store . Boosting posts may not be included in the best practices textbook, but say you're a business owner and need to ... This educational app has bee...

Jan 09 2018

HTC unveils 'Pro' virtual reality headset

The headset also interestingly now features dual-front-facing cameras accessible to developers, who can presumably use them for inside-out tracking and mixed reality appl...

Jan 08 2018

Panthers at Saints - Playbook for the NFC Wild Card round

He turned those two rush attempts into 37 yards and a touchdown in route to a 34-13 victory. In their last eight games against divisional opponents the Saints are 6-2 A...

Jan 01 2018

Chelsea boss Conte reveals January plans for David Luiz

Antonio Conte was delighted with another Chelsea clean sheet as the defending Premier League champions finished 2017 with a 5-0 thrashing of Stoke City on Saturday. ...

Dec 23 2017

China ride-hailing giant Didi raises US$4 bln in fresh funding

In a statement , the firm said it plans to scale up investments in AI talent and technologies, to further build up its intelligent driving and smart transportation cap...

Dec 16 2017

Apple iPhone 8, iPhone X Among Top Google Search Terms of 2017

Apple's two iPhones also made it to the top in the global "Consumer Tech" search list in 2017. In Google parlance, "top trending" means they had the highest spike in tra...

Dec 15 2017

Xbox One Version Of PUBG Is Now Available To Buy And Play

The official PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds release date for the Xbox One is on December 12, but Microsoft has released the specific date and time for when players c...

Dec 14 2017

Apple iMac Pro coming December 14 for a hefty $4999

It seems as if the iMac Pro is still targeted to creative professionals, with the capabilities to handle high-performance tasks like easy editing of 3D graphics and 4K ...

Dec 07 2017

Apple TV Finally Addresses Shortcoming, Adds Amazon Prime Video

The latest 4K HDR-enabled Apple TV is one of the best media streaming boxes around, but it's been lacking something important since the day it launched: Amazon Prime V...

Dec 06 2017

Destiny 2 expansion pack Curse of Osiris gets launch trailer, now available

It's during this period that you will be able to download the DLC, as well as the update, to get ready for 6 o'clock. He has been spoken of in the game before, but Curs...

Dec 05 2017

Mega Man 11 Revealed During 30th Anniversary Livestream

Mega Man 11 will stay true to it's beloved action/side-scrolling roots but just with an updated look and 3D visuals. You can check out the announcement trailer release...

Nov 28 2017

Amazon Sumerian Is A Web-Based VR Programming Tool For AWS

Amazon Sumerian can be used by developers to drag and drop 3D objects into scenes, such as offices or landscapes, to create VR, AR, and 3D environments. Once users have...