Latest News - December 2016
- Next Gen Apple AirPods Could Adopt Magnetic Ear Loops To Stay Firmly In Place
- Microsoft Ends Sales Of All Lumia Windows 10 Mobile Devices From Microsoft Store
- Apple Allegedly Cuts iPhone 7 Production By 10 Percent Due To Sluggish Sales
- Russian Hacker Group Grizzly Steppe Accused Of Planting Malware On Vermont Utility Company’s Laptop
- WWII-Era German Enigma Encryption Finds New Life In Fraud Proof Credit Cards
- Amazon Alexa Goes Horribly Off Rails With Foul Mouthed X-Rated Echo Dot Search Results In Front Of A Child
- Consumer Reports Stands By Apple MacBook Pro Snub Despite Backlash Over Battery Life Findings
- HotHardware And Lenovo HOT Holiday Giveaway: Win A Killer Gaming PC Or Notebook
- Save $200 On Dell XPS 13 Intel Core i5 Kaby Lake 13.3" 1080p Infinity Edge Laptop, 33% Off TurboTax Deluxe And More
- Lamborghini's Badass Urus Crossover SUV Will Be Its First Plug-in Hybrid
- Microsoft HoloLens AR Tech Could Simplify Tracking Misplaced Items And Consumable Goods In Your Daily Life
- Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge Receiving Production Android Nougat Update In January
- Lust-Worthy BMW M1 Supercar Found Hibernating In Dusty Italian Garage After 34 Years
- Blizzard Celebrates Diablo’s 20th Anniversary With Hell Raising Crossover Gaming Event On 12/31
All News for December 2016
Apple's AirPods launched to some seriously mixed reaction when they were unveiled a couple of months ago, but it's seemed that since then, some have warmed up to the idea of having a cordless experience when listening to music. Many who've adopted AirPods early generally have good things to say about them - at least... Read more...
It looks as though we’ve come to the end of the road for Microsoft’s Lumia smartphone family. Microsoft has stopped selling the Windows 10 Mobile smartphones via the Microsoft Store, and there’s little chance that they will be restocked. Earlier this year, during the launch of the Lumia 650, Microsoft made it clear... Read more...
It would appear that Apple is having a tougher time than expected selling iPhone 7 models. This is in part due to a backlog of iPhone 6s models, which has supposedly led Apple to cut production of its flagship handset. As the story goes, Apple gave its suppliers a heads up that it will be slashing orders of its iPhone... Read more...
On a snowy winter day in an idyllic Vermont town, Russian malware was discovered on a laptop associated with the state’s power utility. The code is generally associated with hacking operation known as Grizzly Steppe. Burlington Electric discovered the malware code on laptop that fortunately was not connected to the... Read more...
There has been a big debate since the end of World War II regarding whether human beings should use the research and technology developed by the Nazis. Do we get rid of something that is useful or life-saving if someone bad created it? The United Kingdom is taking a chance -- WWII Nazi encryption technology will... Read more...
Amazon Alexa Goes Horribly Off Rails With Foul Mouthed X-Rated Echo Dot Search Results In Front Of A Child
Anyone who owns an Amazon Alexa-powered device can usually tell you that it's quite useful to keep around, which is why they bought it in the first place. However, with "smart" IoT devices, there's always a chance that something will go awry, and we're not just talking about the usual device lockups or software... Read more...
It seems as though the hits keep coming for Apple with regards to its 2016 MacBook Pro notebooks. The notebooks were announced in October, and customers began taking delivery shortly afterwards. It didn’t take long for customers to start complaining about poor battery life, which shouldn’t be too surprising given the... Read more...
The holidays are almost here, and we want to do our part to get you all worked up into a frenzy and in the holiday spirit! We thought, "what better way than to give away some HOT new gaming gear, powered by some of the latest and greatest technologies?" Core i7 processors? GeForce GTX 1080 graphics? Curved displays... Read more...
Save $200 On Dell XPS 13 Intel Core i5 Kaby Lake 13.3" 1080p Infinity Edge Laptop, 33% Off TurboTax Deluxe And More
It’s just about time to close out another week, and put an end to 2016, but before we go, we’ve got a fresh batch of HOT deals to share, courtesy of our friends at TechBargains. On tap for you all today, we have deals on a Dell XPS 13 Intel Core i5-7200U based ultrabook, a copy of TurboTax Deluxe 2016 with extras, and... Read more...
The first production hybrid Lamborghini will be available soon, though do not expect it to be a supercar model in the vein of a Huracán or Aventador. Lamborghini's first hybrid vehicle will be the Urus, an athletic SUV that it first announced in concept form four years ago at the Beijing Motor Show. It will be the... Read more...
Microsoft HoloLens AR Tech Could Simplify Tracking Misplaced Items And Consumable Goods In Your Daily Life
Do you really need a $3,000 device to keep track of your keys, your shoes, or to tell you if your milk jug is near empty? Well, if Microsoft has its way, you’ll be using devices like the HoloLens to keep track of everyday items that might otherwise be misplaced during your daily routines. A newly uncovered... Read more...
After weeks of waiting and what seemed like an endless barrage of beta updates (it was really just a handful), Samsung is finally ending its Android 7 Nougat program for its Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge handsets. A final release that will be polished and ready for mass consumption will be served up to Galaxy S7 and... Read more...
Now this is what we call Hot Hardware. The BMW M1 is truly a rare beast, as only 435 examples were produced between 1978 and 1981. It was a truly team effort, as BMW contracted Lamborghini to help engineer the vehicle, while Giugiaro designed the gorgeous (and clearly 1970’s-inspired) body. So, it stands to reason... Read more...
Certain moments in gaming sure can make a person feel old. The 20th anniversary of Blizzard's original Diablo game released on December 31, 1996, is one of them. To celebrate two decades of hellish hack and slash gameplay, Blizzard will place special in-game events and goodies into Diablo III and some of its other... Read more...