• TCL Announces Its 2018 UHD TV Lineup at CES

    TCL Announces Its 2018 UHD TV Lineup at CES

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    As with the 6-Series, the models within TCL's 5-Series lineup introduce both iPQ Engine for precise color replication and HDR Pro Gamma to significantly improve HDR performance in any setting. Other features that span the series include 802.11ac WiFi, Ethernet, a trio of HDMI 2.0a ports, wide color with NBP Photon tech, and what TCL describes as an "advanced remote".
  • Oldest evidence of a Supernova found in Kashmir

    Oldest evidence of a Supernova found in Kashmir

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    The researchers believe that this image depicts a sky map and that there might be more similar stones in the region with more illuminating markings. We search the supernova catalogue to look for a possible supernova that could have had the brightness comparable to that of Sun or Moon and close to ecliptic between 2000 BC and 10,000 BC since the etching is believed to have been done prior to 2000 BC and be visible from Burzahama.
  • Asus Just Combined Three Gaming Monitors Into One: CES2018

    Asus Just Combined Three Gaming Monitors Into One: CES2018

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    ROG Strix SKT T1 Hero Edition launches during the first quarter of 2018 priced at $1,699. A more practical element of the design is the expansion bay and eSports-ready easy-swap SSD tray. ASUS has not yet announced pricing for the ROG Strix GL12 , but it will ship in April. First up is the ROG Aura Terminal , a four-channel addressable RGB controller that works with Aura Sync and the company's new ROG Halo technology.
  • Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) price revealed

    Asus Zenfone Max Plus (M1) price revealed

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    The company announced that the smartphone will be available in the U.S. for $229 (Rs 14,500 approximately) in February. "The big selling point for this phone is its compact nature - ASUS says it has squeezed a 5.7" display into a phone body the same size as typical 5.2" smartphones.
  • Mercedes-Benz is India's largest-selling luxury vehicle brand in 2017

    Mercedes-Benz is India's largest-selling luxury vehicle brand in 2017

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    The carmaker registered double-digit growth in both sedan and SUV segments. The GLC, GLE and GLS continue to retain the tag of the highest selling SUV in their respective categories, and contributed strongly to the SUV segment. Mercedes-Benz continued its hold on the Indian luxury vehicle market, maintaining top position for the third year in a row in 2017 with record sales of 15,330 units, beating rivals BMW and Audi .
  • BlackBerry Motion Lands In The US January 12th

    BlackBerry Motion Lands In The US January 12th

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    Something new the Bronze Edition of the KeyOne has is dual-SIM support, which is popular in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. That's getting a BlackBerry KEYone Bronze Edition, complete with a fetching matte bronze finish. An aspect which was further reiterated in today's announcement with BlackBerry's SVP and GM of Mobility Solutions, Alex Thurber, noting how " BlackBerry phones are the world's most secure Android smartphones ".
  • The PS4 Has Sold 76 Million Units So Consoles Definitely Aren't Dying

    The PS4 Has Sold 76 Million Units So Consoles Definitely Aren't Dying

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    This new total is up from 60.4 million that Sony reported last June. The Wii U has managed to sell just over 13.5 million units worldwide in all, and the Nintendo Switch is nearing that number very rapidly. Sony has also announced that more than 55 million units of software was sold for the PlayStation 4 during this Holiday, which is up from past year.
  • Microsoft halts security patch after AMD systems fail to boot

    Microsoft halts security patch after AMD systems fail to boot

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    Microsoft said it is working with AMD to resolve this issue and resume Windows OS security updates to the affected AMD devices "as soon as possible", but said for AMD device-specific information users should contact AMD. According to the Register "Microsoft's fix for the Meltdown and Spectre bugs may be "crocking" AMD-powered PCs". Possibly this is the signal for next big inside update ( hopefully Windows 10 on ARM) to test the build for the surface phone? Users took to the ...
  • Assassin's Creed Origins First Expansion Drops Soon

    Assassin's Creed Origins First Expansion Drops Soon

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    The Hidden Ones , the first of two expansions headed to Assassin's Creed Origins , will arrive this month (January). With the first major expansion for the game on the way, we were expecting some updates to come around for Assassin's Creed Origins .
  • Apple updates macOS and iOS to address Spectre vulnerability

    Apple updates macOS and iOS to address Spectre vulnerability

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    Apple has some bad news for people who own any of their products: almost all Apple devices have been affected by two bugs called Meltdown and Spectre . Apple's macOS updates deal with Intel's Spectre chip flaw. The Spectre design flaw was reported last week by security researchers from Google's Project Zero team, though the flaw was actually known for more than a year.
  • HP announces an Intel version of its Envy x2 tablet

    HP announces an Intel version of its Envy x2 tablet

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    This allows for a fanless design and better battery life (up to 15 hours). HP's laptop is one of the first to run Windows 10 on ARM, which uses an energy-efficient architecture for long battery life, and offers Win32 application compatibility via emulation.
  • IPhone and iPad at Risk Thanks To Security Flaws

    IPhone and iPad at Risk Thanks To Security Flaws

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    The two major security flaws , respectively known as Spectre and Meltdown have already caused a scrambling amongst tech and software companies to develop security upgrades that address the security flaws before malicious attackers exploit them.
  • Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ specs leaked

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    There is no official evidence to validate the report, but we just can't ignore it right away, as Samsung in the past has launched limited-edition flagship Galaxy S series phones with huge storage and fancy colour options, particularly around the time of the release of comic-based movies.
  • Cyber attack targets Winter Olympics organisations

    Cyber attack targets Winter Olympics organisations

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    The attack has been dubbed "Operation PowerShell Olympics" by the researchers at McAfee Labs, who uncovered it taking place in late December. McAfee found a log that indicated some targets in South Korea had likely been infected. The emails came with a malicious file that included an embedded PowerShell script that can establish an encrypted channel to the attacker's server, giving those behind it the ability to execute commands on the victim's machine and to install additional malware.
  • Facebook To Study Crypto Currency, Says Mark Zuckerberg

    Facebook To Study Crypto Currency, Says Mark Zuckerberg

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    The Verge notes that Zuckerberg's intentions are well-timed, especially since Facebook is yet to develop foolproof methods to curb harassment in the site. " My personal challenge for 2018 is to focus on fixing these important issues ", Zuckerberg said. Zuckerberg also wrote that encryption and cryptocurrency offer the chance for more decentralization, but said "they come with the risk of being harder to control".