Latest News - September 2017
- Another Day, Another Intel Coffee Lake Leak Complete With Full Benchmarks
- LG V30+ Arrives As Sprint Exclusive October 5 With 128GB Of Internal Storage And QuadPlay Earbuds
- PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds Development Spun Off To Its Own PUBG Corp. Entity
- Bethesda Makes Original Fallout Now Free Via Steam To Celebrate 20th Anniversary
- DISH Enables 4K Netflix For Whole Home With Hopper 3 And 4K Joey
- Apple Reportedly Designing Custom ARM Processors For Macs And iPhone Modems To Supplant Intel, Qualcomm Chips
- Crucial BX300 3D MLC SSD Review: Affordable, Durable, Solid State Storage
- NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 Ti Rumored To Launch October 26
- T-Mobile Rescues Samsung Galaxy S8 Active From Years Of AT&T Exclusivity
- Google Is Developing A Display-Equipped Smart Speaker To Rival Amazon Echo Show
- Commodore 64 Mini Retro Console Launches In Early 2018 With Dozens Of Classic Games
- Millions Of Macs Left Vulnerable Without Critical EFI Firmware Security Updates From Apple
- FCC Urges Apple To Activate Non-Existent FM Radio Chip In iPhones To Assist In Hurricane Aftermath
- ASUS Z370 Series Motherboards Are Ready for 8th Gen Intel Core Coffee Lake CPUs
All News for September 2017
There's been a ton of talk (and leaks) surrounding Intel's upcoming 8th-gen Core processors, dubbed "Coffee Lake". Based on what we've seen so far, Intel is striking back hard at AMD, offering more cores at the top-end of its line-up (over its own previous generation), and higher frequencies overall. We've already... Read more...
Sprint has announced something that LG V30 fans who wished for more storage will be pretty pumped about, and it's known as the the LG V30+. This smartphone will be a Sprint exclusive at launch, and that launch will happen on October 13, which is about a week after the standard LG V30 launches on October 5 at Verizon... Read more...
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is a smash hit by any measurement and is doing incredibly well considering it's only available on Steam for PC right now. It is, however, the number one most played game on Steam currently and that's pretty huge considering some of the eSports mega-titles hosted on the platform. The game... Read more...
If you haven't experienced any of the post-nuclear worlds from the popular Fallout series, now is your chance to jump on board, starting at the beginning. Bethesda, which owns the rights to the original Fallout game developed by Interplay, is celebrating the title's 20th anniversary by giving it away for free on... Read more...
There are plenty of options out there for cable and satellite TV service and while many people are more concerned with cutting that cord and using streaming services, DISH Network is still a big choice for many people. DISH has announced a new feature today that fans of Netflix in 4K will want to know about. While... Read more...
Apple Reportedly Designing Custom ARM Processors For Macs And iPhone Modems To Supplant Intel, Qualcomm Chips
Tell us if you've heard this one before. Apple, which is obsessed with bringing as much of its hardware design in-house as possible, is looking to cut out supplier like Intel and Qualcomm with its own custom chips. We've seen it happen recently with Imagination Technologies, which was dropped by Apple in favor of its... Read more...
Crucial recently launched a new series of solid state drives that somewhat defy convention. While a number of other recent releases feature various flavors of TLC NAND, the Crucial BX300 series we’ll be showing you here actually features 3D MLC NAND flash memory. In the current SSD landscape, MLC NAND isn’t typically... Read more...
All signs are pointing to NVIDIA releasing a GeForce GTX 1070 Ti in less than a month. Just over a week ago, Gigabyte's Facebook page seemingly confirmed the existence of the graphics card, confirming earlier rumors. Now, a fresh report is suggesting that the card will launch just in time for Halloween. According to NordicHardware, the Read more...
Choice is a good thing, though anyone who has ever wanted a rugged version of Samsung's Galaxy phones (dubbed "Active") would have to receive wireless service from AT&T. That is because Samsung's rugged variants have always been exclusive to AT&T (save for the Galaxy S5 Sport in 2014, essentially a rebranded Galaxy S5... Read more...
It seems that Google is taking another page from Amazon and prepping a smart speaker with a built-in display. Amazon already offers such a thing—the Echo Show, which ups the ante from Amazon's other Echo products by allowing users to make video calls and see content on the screen, as opposed to just hearing it... Read more...
The retro gaming wars are definitely beginning to heat up. Nintendo brought mainstream awareness to the reinvention of retro gaming consoles with the NES Classic Edition, and followed up with the SNES Classic Edition. Atari is answering with the Ataribox. And now, we have a fully licensed and miniaturized version of... Read more...
Around two years ago, researchers discovered serious firmware vulnerabilities in Mac laptops and desktops, and then developed a proof-of-concept worm to demonstrate how potentially damaging they could be. Since then, Apple has been pretty good about including EFI (extensible firmware interface) updates with its macOS... Read more...
Apple is under pressure from various sources to activate the FM radio in iPhone handsets, in the name of public safety. Federal Communications Commission chairman Ajit Pai is among those encouraging Apple to "step up to the plate and put the safety of the American people first." In his open letter to Apple, Pai... Read more...
Intel has announced the Z370 chipset, which will power motherboards aimed specifically at the gamers out there planning to use the new 8th generation Intel Core "Coffee Lake" processors. These new processors have features that make them appealing to gamers and power users alike with more cores, big caches and higher... Read more...