Latest News - October 2017
- Essential Phone Android Flagship Receives a $100 Price Cut At Best Buy
- Google Offers $1,000 Bounty To Unearth Exploits In Top Google Play Store Apps
- Google Backs Pixel 2 And Pixel 2 XL With Three Years Of Android And Security Updates
- Nintendo Switch Outsold Xbox One And PS4 In September As Total Sales Surpass 2 Million
- HTC U11 Plus Snapdragon 835 Flagship Leaks Ahead Of November 2nd Unveil
- Canada's Largest Wireless Carrier Laments Anemic Apple iPhone 8 Sales
- Google Mulls Chrome Feature To Block Embedded Browser Cryptocurrency Miners
- KFA2 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti EX Graphics Card Leaks, Primed To Fight Radeon RX Vega 56
- Intel's 10nm Cannon Lake Processors To Feature AVX-512 Support
- Google DeepMind AlphaGo Zero AI Can Now Self-Train Without Human Input
- Tim Cook Says Mac Mini Will Remain In Apple's Future Product Lineup
- Microsoft Chastises Google Over Zero-Day Chrome Exploit Disclosure
- Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Debuts 'TruePlay' Gaming Anti-Cheat System
- Pixel 2 XL Teardown Reveals Google's Custom Pixel Visual Core SoC
All News for October 2017
It seems like just yesterday when Andy Rubin’s Essential Phone was released, promising to take on the big names in the Android smartphone market like Samsung, LG, HTC and Google. With its slim bezels and odd cutout around its front-facing camera... Read more...
Google knows that exploits make it through the app development process and could be lurking in some of the most popular apps on the Google Play Store, waiting for a nefarious hacker to take advantage. To help weed out these vulnerabilities, Google... Read more...
Google started shipping its Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones this week (check out our review here), and customers are just now getting a chance to start enjoying their new flagships. With the release of the new Pixels also comes an update to... Read more...
The Nintendo Switch is a certified hit, and it continues to dominate the sales charts. According to the NDP Group, the Nintendo Switch managed to claim the top slot for console hardware sales in the United States in September, besting both the Sony... Read more...
HTC has been coy about its upcoming U11 Plus handset, only hinting about it in a Twitter post. Well, notorious leaker Steve Hemmerstoffer, better known as @OnLeaks on Twitter, did HTC one better by posting what looks to be an official press render... Read more...
Apple generally sees a significant uptick in iPhone sales after releasing a brand new model, which is usually reflected in quarterly earnings reports. We will know in time if that is the case with its iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus models. In the... Read more...
An increasing number of websites have turned to embedded cryptocurrency mining to generate revenue in place of (or in addition do) ads. One of the problems with this approach is that websites are not always transparent about this. And in other... Read more...
The NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti will soon be upon us, and as we approach its late October launch, more details about the card continue to leak. This time around, we have a full retail box shot of a custom GeForce GTX 1070 Ti card from KFA2. If... Read more...
Reading through technical documents is rarely fun, but every so often there are interesting nuggets to uncover. Such is the case with a document (PDF) on Intel's website in regards to its upcoming 10-nanometer Cannon Lake processors. According to... Read more...
Anyone out there who shares Elon Musk's fear of a Skynet apocalypse may find Google's latest AI dubbed AlphaGo Zero to be frightening. The new AI is the followup to the original AlphaZero AI that dominated all human players in an ancient Chinese... Read more...
Apple has done very well with its Mac computers in recent years, even if it tends to focus more on the MacBook line often to the detriment of its desktop products. Apple let the Mac Pro, iMac, and Mac Mini fall by the wayside as it focused on... Read more...
Microsoft and Google don't have that much love for each other. The two are rivals in the search market with Google being far and away the most popular search engine, leaving Bing with the table scraps. Google also has the most popular mobile... Read more...
When it comes to multiplayer gaming, there are few things worse than spineless cheaters; well, maybe lag and TKers. Thankfully, Microsoft is looking to attack cheaters head-on with its new TruePlay system, which debuted with the Windows 10 Fall... Read more...
In case you missed it, we here at HotHardware have given the Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL a thorough examination in our recent review. We took an exhaustive look at the two smartphones' features, performance, battery life and camera array. However... Read more...