Latest News - February 2016
- Rare Savings On Dell Inspiron 3000 i7-4790 Desktop Now $549, 44% Off Alienware 13 i7-5500U Gaming Laptop And More
- Eccentric 'Cybersecurity Legend' John McAfee Offers To Decrypt San Bernardino iPhone For FBI And Save America
- Google CEO Sundar Pichai Supports Apple In Its Backdoor Access Fight
- Apple Launches ‘Trade Up With Installments’ iPhone Payment Plan As Sales Fall
- MINIX NGC-1 Intel Braswell-Based Silent, SFF Mini PC Review
- Microsoft Eradicates Persistent Surface Pro 4 And Surface Book Bugs With Firmware Update
- Google Gmailify Brings Full Gmail Experience To Yahoo And Outlook Users
- Samsung Gear S2 Classic 3G Shipping March 11th With World's First GSMA-Certified eSIM
- U.S. Pentagon Will Upgrade 4 Million Computers To Windows 10 Within A Year
- Hollywood Hospital Pays $17,000 Bitcoin Ransom To Rescue Hacked Network
- 94% Off A Lifetime Subscription For Genius Rescue 2TB Cloud Backup In The HotHardware Shop
- ARM Launches Cortex-R8 Processor Core For 5G Wireless Need For Speed
- NVIDIA Beats Street For Q4 Earnings, Issues Upside Q1 Guidance On Growth Across All Market Platforms
- Microsoft Reveals Cheaper, Smaller Miracast-Powered Wireless Display Adapter
All News for February 2016
Rare Savings On Dell Inspiron 3000 i7-4790 Desktop Now $549, 44% Off Alienware 13 i7-5500U Gaming Laptop And More
Welcome back for the latest edition of HOT deals, direct from our friends at TechBargains. On tap for you all today, we have deals on a Dell Inspiron 3000 Intel Core i7-4790-based system, a Logitech K470 Illuminated Ultra-Thin Keyboard, a Targus Drifter II Backpack, and more. Full details for all of today’s deals are... Read more...
Eccentric 'Cybersecurity Legend' John McAfee Offers To Decrypt San Bernardino iPhone For FBI And Save America
Wondering what John McAfee is up to these days? It's not sniffing bath salts nor is he fleeing foreign countries as a person of interest in a murder investigation and faking heart attacks—been there, done all that—instead he's on a mission to save America. How so? By cracking the code on that San Bernardino iPhone... Read more...
It's not often that people feel compelled to side with Google on the topic of privacy, but the company's newest CEO, Sundar Pinchai, gives us a great reason to. As Brandon covered in great detail yesterday, Apple has been ordered by U.S. Magistrate Judge Sheri Pym to provide the FBI access to an iPhone 5c that was... Read more...
There’s definitely cause for concern in Apple land; the company’s most profitable product, the iPhone, is slowing down. In Apple’s most recent earnings report, iPhone sales barely budged year-over-year, rising from 74.5 million units in fiscal Q1 2015 to 74.8 million units during fiscal Q1 2016. Granted, selling... Read more...
One of the myriad benefits of Intel’s strong focus on power efficiency in recent years is that relatively high performance processors are now able to fit into tiny form factors. Case in point, the recently released Intel Compute Stick for 2016. That little gizmo has a quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 32GB of storage, 802.11ac Wi-Fi and... Read more...
Good news if you own a Surface Book or Surface Pro 4 device—Microsoft has issue a cumulative firmware update that addresses a whole host of problems, everything from sleep management woes (some users reported exceptionally poor battery life in sleep mode) to graphics glitches and everything in between. Owners of... Read more...
Spam is one of a handful of Internet scourges—we all hate it, and to some extent, we all suffer from it. That's one of the reasons why Gmail is so popular. Google's home brewed email service is really good (not perfect) at thwarting spam, and thanks to a new service called Gmailify, you can enjoy the exact same spam... Read more...
We first got a taste of programmable sims when Apple launched the iPad Air 2 in 2014. The proprietary “Apple SIM” allows users to change their wireless carrier at any time via software without having to swap out physical SIM cards. Samsung, however, is going the industry-standard route by adopting the eSIM... Read more...
Microsoft has to be impressed with the overall positive reception to Windows 10 and rate of adoption compared to previous releases, particularly Windows 8. According to Microsoft, more than three quarters of its enterprise and education customers are in active pilots of Windows 10, and now one of the largest... Read more...
A medical center located in Hollywood, California, paid hackers 40 bitcoins worth nearly $17,000 in U.S. currency to decrypt its files that were being held ransom. The ransom amount is far less than the $3.6 million that was being thrown around when news of the security breach went public, but is no less disheartening... Read more...
If you’re in need of some reliable, fast cloud storage, we’ve got a deal running in the HotHardware Shop that may just what the doctor ordered. A lifetime subscription to Genius Rescue 2TB Cloud Backup service is significantly discounted (94% Off) and available for only $49 at the moment... Description Don’t wait... Read more...
It could be said that ARM chips are what help make the world go ‘round these days, at least in terms of mobile and embedded applications. And ARM is back at it again with with a next generation of its Cortex-R Series real-time processor architecture. The British multinational semiconductor IP company has unveiled the... Read more...
NVIDIA Beats Street For Q4 Earnings, Issues Upside Q1 Guidance On Growth Across All Market Platforms
NVIDIA hit it out of the park with its fourth quarter earnings, that the company reported this afternoon. The silicon valley graphics and system-on-a-chip titan outpaced last year’s already strong performance with revenue of $1.4 billion (a 12 percent increase from the same quarter a year ago). Net income came in at... Read more...
We were intrigued when Microsoft released its first generation Wireless Display Adapter back in September 2014. The device lets you stream content with ease from your Android device or Windows PC to any display or TV with a built-in HDMI port through the use of Miracast technology. Microsoft is now releasing a... Read more...