Latest News - August 2015
- Samsung Caters To Minimalists And Upscale Smartwatch Buyers With Gear S2 And Gear S2 Classic
- 225,000 Apple Accounts Stolen After Jailbreakers Escape iOS Walled Garden
- Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Launches March 18th, Libertalia Collector’s Edition Checks In At $120
- Sony Confirms Xperia Z5 ‘Premium’ Will Become World’s First Smartphone With 4K Display
- Over 25% Off HP ENVY 15 Core i7 Laptop, $79 Logitech Gaming Keyboard And V-Moda Headphones
- Google Drops Tactical Nuke, Announces Official Android Wear Support For iPhones
- August's Top Deals In The HotHardware Shop
- Comcast Gives Xfinity Cable Internet Customers A Free Speed Boost To 150Mbps
- Motorola Moto 360 And Fitness-Focused Moto 360 Sport Revealed In Leaked Renders
- $500 Xbox One Elite Bundle Boasts 1TB Solid State Hybrid Drive And Elite Wireless Controller
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC To Employ Machine Learning To Secure Android Phones Against Malware
- T-Mobile Plots Punishment For 'Data Thieves' Using Unauthorized Smartphone Tethering
- Toyota’s Bizarre-Looking 2016 Prius Leaked Ahead Of September 8th Debut
- LG Pulls A Trump, Decks Out $1200 Urbane Smartwatch With 23-Karat Gold Plating
All News for August 2015
Samsung just couldn’t let Google have all the spotlight today when it comes to smartwatches. Samsung has been teasing its Gear S2 for the past few weeks, but now the South Korean electronics giant is ready to give us the Full Monty on its reentry into the smartwatch market. As Samsung clearly states, it has “come... Read more...
If you take the plunge to root (or "jailbreak") a mobile device, it enters you into a world where software exists that wants nothing more than to ruin your day. Or perhaps even your device. On the Android side, malware has popped up on occasion, but iOS has seemingly been relatively safe. But an exception has just... Read more...
The Uncharted saga is coming to a close, and Sony has now given us a firm date for the beginning of the end. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End will launch exclusively on the PlayStation 4 March 18th 2016. This news comes after Sony announced in March that the title would be delayed until Spring 2016, as the “game [became]... Read more...
Sony's upcoming Z5 flagship smartphone looks to live up to that denotation. Officially called the Z5 Premium, this high-end offering is set to offer a fingerprint sensor on the side, a mammoth 23 megapixel camera with top-rate focusing capabilities, and even happens to be waterproof. Oh - and let's not ignore the... Read more...
Welcome back for the latest installment of HOT deals, direct from our friends at TechBargains. On tap for you all today, we have deals on a HP ENVY 15t Intel Core i7-5500U based notebook, a Dell E2715H 27" 1080p Anti-glare 1080p LED-backlit Monitor, a set of V-Moda Crossfade M-80 Vocal On-Ear Noise-Isolating Metal... Read more...
And just like that, Google has changed the smartwatch marketplace, hopefully for the better. Last week, we brought you the interesting news that the Amazon product listing for the Huawei Watch mentioned support for Apple devices running iOS 8.2 or above. Now we had previously heard rumors about support for Android... Read more...
We have got a bunch of awesome deals currently running in the HotHardware Shop many of you will likely be interested in. We’ve got a lifetime subscriptions to SkyHub’s cloud backup solution and TigerVPN, a MCSE e-learning bundle, and the first-gen Lytro camera all heavily discounted. Details for all of the deals are listed below... SkyHub Read more...
Comcast earlier this summer announced that some of its Xfinity customers living in the Northeast would see a bump in their broadband Internet speeds at no additional cost, and we can confirm that to be true. As promised, Comcast turned the dial from 105Mbps to 150Mbps at our headquarters in Massachusetts. "We... Read more...
Perhaps much to the chagrin of mobile electronic device makers, we can always count on Evan Blass (known as @evleaks on Twitter) to provide early looks at unreleased products. He's done it again, this time by showing off what look to be official press renders of Motorola's new Moto 360 smartwatch. The press photo... Read more...
Microsoft just can’t get enough of releasing special edition Xbox One bundles. Today, Microsoft is unloading a new SKU that not only ups performance, but also for the first time bundles in the hot Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller. The new Xbox One Elite Bundle is the absolute best that Microsoft has to offer with... Read more...
Whenever a chip maker comes out with a new processor or System-on-Chip (SoC) design, the first thing everyone wants to know is how fast it is. Clockspeeds and benchmarks underscoring raw compute power draw the most attention, though there's more to a processor than speed alone. For example, Qualcomm today revealed... Read more...
T-Mobile's outspoken CEO John Legere has never minced words when addressing the competition and he's been known to ruffle some feathers on occasion (you can ask Sprint boss Marcelo Claure about that). However, his latest Internet tirade isn't directed at Sprint or Verizon or AT&T, it's at a minority of customers who... Read more...
The Toyota Prius has never been what we’d call a “looker” by any means. The first generation model looked like a budget econobox sedan (it was), while the second generation model introduced the frumpy hatchback form-factor in 2003. The third-generation Prius, which was introduced in 2009 as a 2010 model year vehicle... Read more...
If there's one thing we know about electronics, it's that gold is best! As Apple's VP of Gold Raffi Jaharian so eloquently put it, "You think gold, you think all the best stuff: jet ski, nice watch, sports...shrimp." Sure, Raffi might be a fictitious character, and maybe Apple doesn't even have a VP of Gold position;... Read more...