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by | January 09, 2018 | 01:02

The company will sell the USA version with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of onboard storage for just $229. It'll come in two color options at launch in North America, Azure Silver and Deepsea Black, and a Sunlight Gold model will come to select markets later this year.

by | January 09, 2018 | 01:00

The U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team said that while the flaws "could allow an attacker to obtain access to sensitive information", it's not so far aware of anyone doing so. Install updates when they become available, and always scrutinize the apps you install, the files you open, and the links you click. Meltdown has now only been proven effective against Intel processors, while the Spectre attack can be leveraged against processors from Intel, AMD and ARM.

by | January 09, 2018 | 00:22

It also features sharper resolution , built-in headphones, a redesigned headstrap for a more comfortable fit and dual front-facing cameras. As is customary for the event, videogame announcements will be few and far between as a lot of the focus is on hardware and that's no exception when it comes to HTC Vive .

by | January 08, 2018 | 19:49

Google Pay is already rolling out and is available from different companies including Airbnb, Fandango, Instacart, HungryHouse, Dice, and others. And any credit, debit, gift, or loyalty cards you added to Android Pay or Google Wallet will stay saved.

by | January 08, 2018 | 18:43

One of the most intriguing products to watch with Alexa will indeed be the Vuzix Blade AR Smart Glasses that just might give life to a smart glasses product category that with Google Glass garnered attention a few years back, but has failed to get anywhere yet with consumers.

by | January 08, 2018 | 18:37

Beamer's Hokies won seven conference championships, three in the Big East and four in the ACC, while he was named conference coach of the year five times. Beamer, Brown, and Matt Stinchcomb , another College Football Hall of Fame inductee, will participate in the pregame coin toss. The Class of 2018 will be honored at the NFF awards dinner December 4 in NY and the players and coaches will join those already enshrined at the museum in Atlanta .

by | January 08, 2018 | 14:06

The production auto will provide more customized options, enabling users to choose their favorite color schemes on their phones through a special BYTON app. Really. It can help you keep tabs on your heart rate, blood pressure, weight, and "give fitness advice", according to the company. Seamless switch from the outside to inside the auto.

by | January 08, 2018 | 13:53

Last year United States authorities charged that Fiat Chrysler used software to cheat emissions tests covering 104,000 of its Ram models. It also bestows the pick-up with a claimed best-in-class towing capacity (5,170 kg) and payload capacity (916 kg).

by | January 08, 2018 | 11:56

Sony is taking a shot at when it comes to Xperia XA, XA Ultra, and L - which might be released when one week from now, with the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Curiously, the XA2 - along with every other phone Sony announced today - features a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor. Other features of the Xperia XA2 include Clear Audio+, Clear Bass, and Clear Phase audio technology, and will come with Android 8.0 Oreo preinstalled.

by | January 08, 2018 | 11:02

As of now, not every Nokia 6 user in India will be getting the update. On the display part, the Nokia 6 (2018) features a 5.5-inch IPS display with a full-HD (1080x1920 pixels) resolution and 16:9 aspect ratio. The report also claims that the variant of the Nokia 6 (2018) that is official now will not arrive with Google services pre-installed as it is the Chinese variant.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:43

CES showcases the tech trends that will shape the year ahead. The new DRIVE AI offerings include one focused on putting augmented reality into vehicles, in ways that Nvidia says could enhance and transform the driving experience. "NVIDIA DRIVE Xavier is a key element of Aurora's computer, delivering the performance needed to power our self-driving system". Xavier represents the work of more than 2,000 NVIDIA engineers and a $2 billion investment in research and development.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:33

She's going into five days of talks between her conservatives, the Christian Democratic Union, and chief rivals, the Social Democrats , to renew their so-called "grand coalition " in parliament. SPD leader Martin Schulz said that his party was entering the talks constructively. But Merkel needs to convince the Social Democratic Party they can work together, and that might be hard.

by | January 08, 2018 | 10:24

This time, the security threat is within the hardware - more specifically, the microchip that runs everything. If a device is affected by Meltdown then it's prone to hackers and they can bypass the hardware barrier which allows them to get sensitive information from a users account.

by | January 08, 2018 | 09:58

For Mobile users, this is being billed as build 15254.158. To protect your Windows PC against Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities , Microsoft recommends users to patch the systems by simply installing the latest software update . Meltdown is said to be the easier method exploit of the two, although it only affects Intel processors. Of course this does mean that because of the fragmented nature of the Google's mobile operating system, many millions of devices running older and ...

by | January 08, 2018 | 07:52

As expected Nvidia, along with their display partners, are going big on 4K G-Sync HDR gaming at this year's CES . A few other TV manufacturers have gone with Android TV for their default interface, but this is interesting to see as a value-add for something that is primarily focused on having the right specs for optimal gaming performance.

by | January 08, 2018 | 04:07

Weather is 80% favorable for today's two-hour launch window. About all we know is that contractor and manufacturer Northrop Grumman booked the launch on behalf of the federal government. At one point, when Zuma was scheduled to launch last November , both the NRO satellite and the ISS were on track to fly over Cape Canaveral during or very near Zuma's launch window.

by | January 08, 2018 | 02:33

Weather is 80% favorable for today's two-hour launch window. The Falcon 9 rocket will carry Zuma, a USA government spacecraft, into low-Earth orbit. SpaceX is kicking off the New Year with a long list of launches on its manifest. The mission, code named "Zuma", is a Falcon-9 rocket launch, but it is unclear what the rocket is carrying.

by | January 08, 2018 | 01:55

The Osmo Mobile 2 will start at $129, making it much more affordable than the original model (which started at $299, though you can find it now for closer to $200) as a way to keep your phone shake-free while shooting video. Other app features include Motion Timelapse and Hyperlapse video, as well as Panorama, Long Exposure, and LightTrail options for still capture. Powerful high-torque motors support the most popular camera and lens combinations including the Canon 5D, Panasonic GH and ...

by | January 07, 2018 | 08:53

However, two unnamed agency sources told Recode that Pai canceled his appearance after receiving death threats. Pai was slated to participate in a "candid conversation" on 9th January with FTC Chairman Maureen Ohlhausen, who will still attend.

by | January 07, 2018 | 02:32

The Crown season 3 will pick up sometime in the 1970s , reportedly spanning Queen Elizabeth II's reign from about 1971 to 1979. Someone has to bring their own fatigue to it. Will Helena being taking the royal reigns from Vanessa Kirby? But the Harry Potter actress certainly has the haughtiness of the Princess. "There are things beyond that I would have loved to have played, like [Princess Margaret] got morekind of sassy and even more outspoken and more demanding and aggressive in ...