Latest News - February 2017
- Activision Blizzard Launches Consumer Products Division Spearheaded By Former Mattel And Disney Exec
- GitLab Learns Hard Lessons After Production Data Accidentally Gets Nuked
- New York Attorney General Sues Charter Over Dismal Internet Speeds, Defrauding Customers
- This Boston Dynamics ‘Nightmare-Inducing’ Wheeled Robot Spins And Jumps With Alarming Ease
- Get A Lenovo Thinkcentre M700 Intel i5 Quad-Core Desktop For $379.99 And Much More
- Amazon Expanding Shipping Capacity With $1.5B Air Cargo Hub Reducing Reliance On FedEx, UPS
- Yenko Chevrolet Camaro Goes SRT Demon Hunting With 800 Horsepower Supercharged 6.8-liter V8
- Lenovo’s Tab3 Plus Budget Tablet Images And Specs Leak Early
- Apple To Sunset Legacy 32-bit App Support With Future Versions of iOS
- Google Chrome Engineer And Mozilla Employee Heap Praise On Windows Defender As The Only AV Package You Need
- Logitech Unveils Spotlight Remote To Add Life To Presentations And Enable More Natural Control
- AMD Confirms Ryzen For Early March Launch And Vega For Q2 Arrival On Earnings Call
All News for February 2017
Activision Blizzard Launches Consumer Products Division Spearheaded By Former Mattel And Disney Exec
If you're a fan of any Activision or Blizzard game series, then there's a new reason to be excited. Announced today, parent company Activision Blizzard is launching a new division focused squarely on consumer products. Love Overwatch? Expect to see an even greater selection with your geek gear soon. To launch this... Read more...
Here at HotHardware, we've talked a lot about the importance of keeping good backups. On a personal level, a failed backup would affect just a couple of people (if not just one); but carelessness in the enterprise can can affect a lot more people. Unfortunately, this is a lesson GitLab has found out the hard... Read more...
The people of New York state are taking Charter to court. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s office is suing Charter-owned Spectrum (previously Time Warner Cable) for knowingly failing to live up to its promise of ‘blazing fast’ and ‘super reliable’ service. Schneiderman remarked, “The allegations in... Read more...
Patriot fans are not the only things jumping up and down in Boston right now. Google-owned Boston Dynamics has developed a robot named Handle that moves incredibly quickly and jumps on two wheels. The company has not officially announced it, nevertheless, footage of the robot was leaked on YouTube. Most Boston... 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 Lenovo Thinkcentre M700 Intel Core i5-6400T desktop system, a LG 60UH6150 60" 4K UHD HDR Pro Smart HDTV, and more. Full details for all of today’s deals are available below. Full... Read more...
Amazon is the undisputed leader in online retail, with the company offering customers access to just about any product imaginable under the sun. Many of those products can be delivered to your house within a few hours’ time, or at most two days, if you subscribe to the $99/year Amazon Prime subscription... Read more...
Forget hybrids, hydrogen fuel cells and fully electric vehicles — diehard motorheads have copious amounts of premium unleaded gasoline running through their veins. Fiat-Chrysler knows this, as it has been slowly dripping information on its downright possessed Dodge Challenger SRT Demon that will be officially released... Read more...
Lenovo will likely have a major presence at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona later this month as it introduces several new mobile devices. One of them will be the Tab3 8 Plus (TB-8703), an 8-inch tablet that is not yet official but might as well be thanks to the latest leak. An Italian-language website got its... Read more...
Software developers take note, Apple wants to phase out 32-bit apps completely from iOS. Starting with iOS 10.1, mobile device owners who opened up an old 32-bit app received a warning that the app could slow down their gadget until the developer updates it to improve compatibility. More recent warnings reflected... Read more...
Google Chrome Engineer And Mozilla Employee Heap Praise On Windows Defender As The Only AV Package You Need
Microsoft has a long and somewhat bumpy road in the antivirus field. Even its latest AV solution, Windows Defender, has not always garnered praise, though that is beginning to change. A recent blog post by a security expert who heaped praise on the default security software in Windows has prompted others to come out... Read more...
For anyone that has begrudgingly sat through a PowerPoint presentation against your will (that should be all of us), the act can be just as much of a downer for the person doing the presenting as it is for a glossy-eyed audience. The folks at Logitech, however, are looking to take some of the monotony out of... Read more...
We now have a slightly better idea as to when AMD will launch its forthcoming Ryzen processors. The previously announced March time frame has now been narrowed down to "early March," according AMD CEO Dr. Lisa Su, who provided the update during the company's fourth quarter earnings call on Tuesday afternoon. Dr. Su... Read more...