Technology

Technology Sony unveils Google Assistant-enabled headphones, new and old
Author: 0 Sony unveils Google Assistant-enabled headphones, new and old

The three earphones heading our way include the WF-SP700N, WI-SP600N and the WI-SP500, though the SP500 earphones don't appear to include the Google Assistant support. You lose out on the noise cancellation feature, but if all you want are solid workout earbuds, these might get the job done. We're unlikely to have the same issues with Sony's upcoming lineup of sports-focussed headphones, which combine an IPX4 rating, as well as a fitness-focussed design that sees them use a set of silicon ...

Technology Vuzix Launching First Alexa-Powered AR Glasses Next Week
Author: 0 Vuzix Launching First Alexa-Powered AR Glasses Next Week

Executives from Amazon's Alexa and Google's Assistant will be seeking new partners and other big technology companies, including Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc.'s Oculus division, will be at the show behind the scenes as they ramp up their virtual-reality and augmented-reality products.

Technology Sea of Thieves announces closed Beta January 24-29
Author: 0 Sea of Thieves announces closed Beta January 24-29

This is part of a promotion for an upcoming game titled " Sea of Thieves ". You can pre-order it from the Microsoft Store for $59.99. Sea of Thieves will release on the Xbox One later this year, but a closed beta will take place later this month.

Author: 0 Sony's 4K HDR TV lineup for 2018 focuses on better picture quality

Moving beyond its OLED flagship, we of course have the first of the so-far always dependable new premium HDR LCD Bravia TVs by Sony . - 8 million self-illuminating OLED pixels brings a significantly enriched visual experience with unprecedented black, rich color, and a wide viewing angle.

Technology Razer wants to power a laptop with its Razer Phone
Author: 0 Razer wants to power a laptop with its Razer Phone

The phone's Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 835 mobile platform and 8 GB of RAM deliver responsive performance, instantly transforming Project Linda into an Android laptop. Android with a mouse and keyboard is probably the biggest obstacle for Razer here, since not all apps will necessarily be optimized for that kind of input method.

Technology Celeno delivers 802.11ax Wi-Fi solution
Author: 0 Celeno delivers 802.11ax Wi-Fi solution

Intel announced this week that it'll have chips ready within the year for the next generation of Wi-Fi - what's known as 802.11ax. Intel unveiled its new "made in Israel" 802.11ax WiFi chip on Tuesday at the CES consumer electronics show in Las Vegas.

Technology Milan not interested in Walcott move
Author: 0 Milan not interested in Walcott move

For us it's not easy", he told reporters. And on Saturday after their 1-0 win over Fulham, manager Mauricio Pellegrino confirmed Southampton are interested in re-signing Walcott this month. Walcott has 18 months left on his current deal at Emirates Stadium and, with Milan distancing themselves from signing him, a move to another Premier League club could well be on the cards.

Author: 0 Vivo Shows World's First Phone With In-Display Fingerprint Scanner

Now, it seems like Vivo is the only brand moving aggressively towards the in-screen biometric scanner technology. Well, fast forward to today, Vivo has showcased the world's first smartphone with in-display fingerprint scanning at the ongoing CES 2018 tech show in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Technology Peter Beardsley to take leave from Newcastle amid racism claims
Author: 0 Peter Beardsley to take leave from Newcastle amid racism claims

So far there has been no formal comment from Mr Beardsley or Newcastle United on the latest allegations which emerged just as the club is seeking new ownership and fighting for survival in the Premier League. A number of players have given statements supporting allegations made by El-Mhanni. The player says he was also bullied by Beardsley and has told El-Mhanni he is right to speak out.

Technology IPhone SE 2 To Feature Wireless Charging? Chinese Leak Suggests So
Author: 0 IPhone SE 2 To Feature Wireless Charging? Chinese Leak Suggests So

According to a recent report the new iPhone SE will come with a glass back, this would be the same as the iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus and could allow Apple to introduce wireless charging with their new budget smartphone. Back in July 2017, an analyst claimed that Apple doesn't plan to update the iPhone SE. By joining WPC, it further unifies the wireless charging ecosystem behind the Qi global standard, which will accelerate wireless charging adoption and make it more convenient ...

Technology WPA3 protocol will make public Wi-Fi hotspots a lot more secure
Author: 0 WPA3 protocol will make public Wi-Fi hotspots a lot more secure

WPA2 Wi-Fi security is expected to remain widely deployed, Robinson said. Advanced Wi-Fi applications will rely on WPA2 security with Protected Management Frames, broadly adopted in the current generation of Wi-Fi Certified devices, to maintain the resiliency of mission-critical networks.

Technology HP's Spectre x360 15 gets the usual upgrades and a fingerprint reader
Author: 0 HP's Spectre x360 15 gets the usual upgrades and a fingerprint reader

The 2-in-1 is built from an aluminum CNC machined chassis with a new angular profile of 19.5mm and it weighs 2.1 kg. The pen offers a natural drawing and writing experience with simultaneous pen and touch with Windows Ink . The set sports a 65-inch 4k (2160x3840 pixels) diagonal display with HDR10 support, 120Hz refresh rate with ultra-low latency, and 1,000 nits peak luminance.

Technology Huawei releases Honor View10, updates Honor 7X with face recognition
Author: 0 Huawei releases Honor View10, updates Honor 7X with face recognition

This is the first time such functionality will be available globally at the $199 Dollars pricepoint. However, this is going to be the first smartphone to have this feature in this market segment. An 18:9 screen ratio mimics the 21:9 ratio used in theaters to deliver a more cinema-like experience. On the front panel, the Honor 7X comes with an 8-megapixel camera as a selfie shooter.

Technology Hands-On With Harman's And JBL's Audio Products - CES 2018
Author: 0 Hands-On With Harman's And JBL's Audio Products - CES 2018

All three of the headphones come with Google Assistant built-in, Bluetooth 4.1, JBL Pro Audio Sound, and ShareMe 2.0 (minus the 110GA ). Listeners can control the volume, access meetings and events, or control tracks through voice commands through Google Assistant.

Technology TCL Alto Is the First Roku-Equipped Speaker Line
Author: 0 TCL Alto Is the First Roku-Equipped Speaker Line

When set up with one of the existing Roku TVs (like TCL's own, of course), the soundbar adds hands-free voice and audio capabilities to the TV. Roku also announced that it passed the milestone of 19 million subscribers at the end of 2017.

Technology CES 2018: Lenovo introduces new ThinkPad and ThinkVision Portfolio
Author: 0 CES 2018: Lenovo introduces new ThinkPad and ThinkVision Portfolio

This year, they ship with 14-inch QHD touch displays. There are a few HDR standards out there, but Dolby Vision has the particularity of having dynamic metadata, which means that it can best adapt to a specific movie frame or scene. A separate feature lets you wake the laptop up with your voice. The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga will cost $1,889 when it launches later this January in black and silver.

Technology BlackBerry announces new and improved KEYOne, Motion phones
Author: 0 BlackBerry announces new and improved KEYOne, Motion phones

It'll launch later in Q1 2018 in select markets in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East. In addition to new Alcatel phones, the folks at TCL are prepping some new BlackBerry hardware. However it goes further than that, with Alain Lejeune, Global General Manager for BlackBerry Mobile confirming that it will launch "at least two new phones" in 2018.

Technology
Author: 0 " "ASUS ZenFone Max Plus packs a 5.7" display into a 5.2" body

Consumer Electronics Show of this current year is now going on and the company has announced that, the new phone will also arrive in the United States and Canada in the coming weeks. The primary shooter is a 16-megapixel sensor with an f/2.0 aperture lens and a number of advanced PixelMaster camera modes including one that increases the camera's resolution to a whopping 64 megapixels.

Technology Hyundai's fuel cell-based Nexo SUV revealed at CES
Author: 0 Hyundai's fuel cell-based Nexo SUV revealed at CES

There's not a lot known about the vehicle itself yet, but Hyundai is eager to share details on the new technology. Unveiled Monday at CES, the Nexo picks up the space left by the Tucson FCEV , Hyundai's first attempt at a mass-produced hydrogen-powered vehicle that was available for customers in some parts of North America, Europe and Asia to lease.