Hi-Tech

Cord-cutting Households to Get Wi-Fi Speed Boosts With 802.11ax

On more dense or congested networks, the average throughput per user should improve by at least four times. The new standard, 802.11ax, is the next big evolutio...


BMW M5 Reclaims Guinness World Record With World's Longest Drift

That's the length of your typical work day, except the entire time you'd have to be holding a drift in a 600 hp super sedan. However, BMW USA wasn't happy abo...


Sony A8F OLED and X900F 4K HDR TVs pack X1 Extreme processor

The new Sony A8F 4K HDR OLED TVs is the successor of the a year ago launched A1E BRAVIA OLED 4K HDR TV. As usual, Sony touts its video processing, courtesy ...


Twitch Is the Exclusive Streaming Platform for the Overwatch League

Twitch is the exclusive partner for the regular-season, playoffs and also championship matches and streams will be available in English , Korean and French ...


How to get rid of your trees after Christmas

Be sure to remove all stands, tinsel, lights and ornaments before putting the tree out for collection. The facility is open seven days a week from 08:00 to 20:0...


Razer's Project Linda concept docks its Android phone in the laptop

Its 13.3-inch Quad HD touchscreen extends the 120 Hz experience available on the Razer Phone to a larger display , providing fluid motion and vibrant visuals...


I tried the first phone with an in-display fingerprint sensor

Breaking away from the conventional fingerprint technologies, Chinese smartphone player Vivo has displayed a new technology wherein the fingerprint scanner ca...


Android Nougat Now Running on 26.3 Percent of Active Devices: Google

Android Oreo usage is still slow to build up, gaining only 0.2 percentage points from last month (now at 0.7%). Even though companies like OnePlus , Motoro...


Lenovo's refreshing their best no-frills laptops with HDR displays

It is created to accommodate most 12-inch, 14-inch and 15-inch ThinkPad laptops. The ThinkPad X1 Yoga is also slightly heavier at 3.08 pounds, but still retains...


Newcastle Utd hero Peter Beardsley accused of bullying

It is understood that 22-year-old midfielder Yasin Ben El-Mhanni has lodged a complaint against the former Magpies and England striker. It later emerged accus...


CES 2018: Dell, HP & Samsung Windows 10 Laptops Debut

Furthermore, the Intel version provides a whole lot of reinvented and improvised features; sharper screen resolution to 4K (1,920 x 1,280 pixel resolution) ...


VTech coughs up £480000 to settle lawsuit over child privacy violations

VTech is said to have collected personal info from parents on its Learning Lodge Navigator online platform, which featured the Kid Connect app, and the now defu...


Link unloads an array of fast routers and surveillance cameras at CES

Smart Home and Internet of Things products are gaining momentum these days, instead of just having a computer or two and maybe a few smartphones connected to ou...


BlackBerry Motion hits the USA as Keyone get a Bronze Edition

Like the previous Black Edition, the phone will come with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of storage. The BlackBerry Motion will finally go on sale in the USA, starting...


Hyundai Nexo fuel-cell SUV unveiled

Nexo FCV will go on sale in select markets later this year. The NEXO is a svelte-looking SUV, with subtle surfacing and a "floating" roof design giving it a s...


Sony reveals that the PlayStation 4 has sold 73.6 million consoles

Over 55 million games were sold over the vaguely-defined Christmas period, in stores and digitally through the PlayStation Network. This figure presumably cover...


The Romans are coming to Assassin's Creed Origins

Assassin's Creed Origins gets its fist expansion pack, The Hidden Ones , sometime during January. Not sold yet? In addition to this, a new quest will be added...


PUBG Xbox One: first-person support now includes Duo, Squad

This mode is already available on servers in North America and Europe. As announced in a post to the PUBG forums by Lead Community Manager, Sammie Kang, FPP i...


Apple Plans More Features for Parents to Control Kids' Phone Use

Among their proposals to Apple: Establish a committee of experts, including child development specialists; offer Apple's "vast information resources" to researc...


Apple releases iOS 11.2.2 security update for iPhone and iPad

On October 30, before the public knew about the vulnerabilities , Krzanich said he would sell 245,000 of his shares by November 29, leaving him with 250,000, t...