Latest News - August 2017
- HotHardware's Back To School With AMD Ryzen GIVEAWAY!
- Nokia 8 Gains Android Flagship Status With Snapdragon 835 And 5.3-inch QHD Display
- Google's Chrome 61 Beta Adds Support For Android Pay And Other Cutting-Edge APIs
- Ethereum Sets New Record For Daily Blockchain Transactions
- Alleged 60-inch Apple OLED TV Spied Testing in Secret Facility
- Andy Rubin’s Essential Phone Shipping Within A Week In Black, White Models Still Delayed
- Researchers Refine Zinc-Air Batteries With 5x Capacity To Lead Charge Against Lithium-Ion
- Google Home Preview Program For Testing Future Software Opens To Everyone
- Samsung Galaxy Note 8 To Come In Cool New Color For Folks Who Prefer Blue Hues
- Watch The Destiny 2 PC Beta Trailer Running At A Crispy, Buttery 4K/60FPS
- Middle-Earth: Shadow Of War Orc Terror Tribe Promises Fields Of Fear For Gamers In LOTR-Like Ending
- Google Pixel 2 Blows Cover In HTC FCC Filing With Android 8, Active Edge Functions And Snapdragon 835
- AMD Radeon RX Vega Block Chain Driver Tested Shows Solid Ethereum Mining Gains
- ASUS Announces VivoBook W202NA Rugged Windows 10 S Notebook Targeted At Schools
All News for August 2017
It’s time for yet another great giveaway here at HotHardware! This time around we have some awesome AMD Ryzen gear for you, including the HOT 6-core Ryzen 5 1600X (with high performance cooler), 16GB of GEIL DDR4-3200 RAM, and an ASUS Prime... Read more...
Finnish company HMD Global is firmly entrenched in flagship smartphone territory with the release of its device: the Nokia 8. After the company acquired the rights to Nokia’s feature phone business, we’ve been waiting patiently to see what the... Read more...
The latest beta version of Chrome, version 61, has just dropped, and it brings with it a healthy collection of enhancements and new features. This beta is relevant seemingly for every platform it's regularly offered for, except iOS. Android, Mac... Read more...
The cryptocurrency market is red-hot right now, with Ethereum (ETH) helping to lead the charge. That surge in popularity was readily on display this week, when the Ethereum network surged past 410,000 transactions during a 24-hour period — actually... Read more...
There have been rumors of a fully-fledged Apple TV for years. No, we're not talking about the relatively small streaming box that competes with Roku and Amazon Fire TV, but a full-size television set that would be a central hub for media... Read more...
Andy Rubin, one of co-founders of Android, made waves after he left Google, started a new company called Essential Products, and then announced a new smartphone called the Essential Phone. Some of those waves subsided, however, when Rubin and... Read more...
There seems to be a never-ending stream of new battery technologies looking to replace the venerable lithium-ion chemistry. Today, new advances in zinc-air batteries are making them look increasingly more viable as a suitable replacement, with the... Read more...
Google has been making run at the smart home speaker market with its Google Home device, though it has not reached parity with Amazon and its growing number Alexa-powered Echo products. Perhaps in time Google Home will become just as fleshed out and... Read more...
We already know that Samsung is going to release its Galaxy Note 8 handset in black and gold color options. However, those will not be the only choices. Infamous inside man Evan Blass (you might know him better as @evleaks on Twitter) posted another... Read more...
The official trailer for Destiny 2 already has us all jacked up for the game's release, but now that we have seen it running at 4K Ultra HD at a silky smooth 60 frames per second, we are chomping at the bit (or champing at the bit, if being... Read more...
Fans of the Lord of the Rings world wanting a new video game to play have to wait until October for Middle-earth: Shadow of War to land for PC, PS4, and Xbox One. Ahead of that official launch, a new... Read more...
Google Pixel 2 Blows Cover In HTC FCC Filing With Android 8, Active Edge Functions And Snapdragon 835
The sleuths over at reddit have dug around inside the FCC documents library and unearthed what appear to be details on the Google Pixel 2 smartphone, which is built by HTC. Much of the details that... Read more...
Just yesterday, we gave you a quick rundown of Ethereum mining performance on the brand-new Radeon RX Vega 64 and Vega 56 graphics cards (read Dave’s review here). Our initial testing showed both cards trailing an optimized GeForce GTX 1070 FE... Read more...
Gearing up for education shouldn't have to be expensive, and that's something ASUS has proven to be the case with its brand-new VivoBook W202NA. This 11.6-inch laptop is designed to take a bit of a punch, and help students and teachers alike get... Read more...