Latest News - July 2015
- Plex Forums Hacked, Ransom Demanded For Stolen Login Credentials
- Windows 10 Will Slowly Roll Out In Waves Starting July 29th
- Xiaomi Smartphone Sales Hit Minor Speed Bump, Jeopardizing 2015 Forecast Of 80M Units
- Report: Warner Bros Knowingly Shipped ‘Good Enough’ Batman: Arkham Knight With Show-Stopping Bugs
- As IE Market Share Falls Below 55%, Microsoft Pins Hopes On Windows 10 ‘Edge’ Browser
- Twitter Goes Nuts Over Skynet Threat After Sarah O’Connor Tweet Of Robot Killing A Factory Worker
- Lenovo Z50 Core i7 1080p Laptop for $499, TaoTronics Sports Bluetooth Earbuds Under $20 And More
- Thrill Of The Kill: Students Enjoy Being Scared Senseless By Video Games
- Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure Fed Up With T-Mobile's 'Uncarrier Bulls**t'
- Amazon Web Services Engineer Bootcamp Bundle On Sale In the HotHardware Shop
- Turing Announces Pre-Orders For World’s First Liquid Metal Frame Android Smartphone
- Microsoft Crushes 300 Bugs With Second Windows 10 Insider Preview Build In Two Days
- Windows 10 Mobile Wi-Fi Sense Feature Seems Like An Exploit In The Making
- Sony Playstation 4 Batman Arkham Knight Bundle For $370, WD 1TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive + $25 Gift Card for $60
All News for July 2015
The developers behind the uber-popular Plex media center software have revealed that their databases have been breached, and of course, that means just one thing: you might have a password or two to change. In an email sent to affected users, Plex developers note that only its forum and blog were compromised, and... Read more...
With Windows 10 set to launch at the end of the month - the 29th, to be exact - Microsoft has decided to clue us in on how the roll out is going to take place. What should be made clear up-front is just because you are opted-in to receive the free upgrade to Windows 10, it doesn't mean that you'll actually be able to go through with the upgrade Read more...
The mobile sector is a funny business. One minute you're red hot, the next you're ice cold. We've seen it happen to HTC, a pioneer in the Android space that's now struggling to compete with Samsung and Apple, and speaking of which, we've seen Samsung have its ups and downs, too. Same goes for Xiaomi, only it's recent... Read more...
It's unfortunate, but it's not an uncommon sight nowadays to see a game released that secretly packs in the Riddled With Bugs DLC pack. At the same time, it's rare to see the number of bugs become so overwhelming, that the game's publisher is forced to pull the game from shelves. Enter WB Games, and Batman: Arkham... Read more...
All eyes are on Microsoft as it gets ready to release Windows 10, the next generation operating system that's such a significant upgrade, the Redmond outfit decided to skip right over Windows 9. Microsoft has a lot riding on Windows 10, though it's not just about the OS as a whole. There are subplots at play, like... Read more...
Just a few days after Steve Wozniak stirred fears with comments about the inevitability of humans becoming pets for superior robots, the Twittersphere has found further “evidence” that humanity’s end is nigh. A robot at an automotive plant in Germany killed a worker this week and the reporter who first covered the... Read more...
Welcome back for the latest installment of HOT deals, straight from the good folks at TechBargains. On the agenda for today, we have deals on a Lenovo Z50 15.6" Core i7-4510U-based notebook, a RCA 55" 1080p 120Hz LED HDTV, a 500GB Samsung 850 EVO 2.5" SATA III Internal SSD, and more. Full details for all of the deals... Read more...
Today's video games can cost more to make than a blockbuster movie. The level of graphical detail is pretty amazing in some cases, and when you throw in ambient sound effects and an engaging storyline, it's easy to be sucked into a virtual world. It shouldn't really be surprising, then, that college students enjoy... Read more...
It was pretty much a given that an Internet fight would eventually break out between T-Mobile's outspoken CEO John Legere and whoever would be the first to get fed up with his inflammatory comments. The lucky 'winner' ended up being Sprint boss Marcelo Claure, who ripped off a series of Twitter posts blasting Legere... Read more...
The deals in the HotHardware Shop just keep on rolling in. For the next two days, an Amazon Web Services Engineer Bootcamp Bundle is 89% off, and available for only $29. If you’d like to up your game in the cloud services space, here’s your chance to do it on the cheap... Description Watch over 68 lectures & 10... Read more...
Liquid Metal is an alloy metal (technically, bulk metallic glass) that manages to combine the best features of a wide variety of materials into one product. Liquid Metal also has high corrosion resistance, high tensile strength, and remarkable anti-wear characteristics. It can be thought of as a super strong... Read more...
Microsoft is definitely committed to getting Windows 10 out the door on time. On Monday, the company released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10158, which brought a number of updates to the Edge browser and Cortana along with various UI updates. But Microsoft is definitely in a bug killing mood, which explains why... Read more...
Microsoft's Windows 10 Mobile looks to be a tremendous upgrade over the previous version (the same could be said about the desktop versions as well), and features like "Wi-Fi Sense" could help set it apart from the rest. But, as cool as the feature is, it could become a breeding ground for exploitation. Wi-Fi... Read more...
Sony Playstation 4 Batman Arkham Knight Bundle For $370, WD 1TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive + $25 Gift Card for $60
Welcome back for the latest installment of HOT deals, direct from the good folks at TecBargains. On tap for you all today, we have deals on a Sony Playstation 4 Batman: Arkham Knight Bundle, a Western Digital 1TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Drive, a RAVPower 3200mAh Mini USB Portable Charger, and much more. The full list of... Read more...