• Win a free ASUS ZenFone Max Plus from ASUS Malaysia's online contest
Win a free ASUS ZenFone Max Plus from ASUS Malaysia's online contest

ASUS doesn't name the processor inside the phone in its U.S. press release, but the company previously said the ZenFone Max Plus would have a MediaTek 6750T chipset. Notably, the Zenfone Max Plus is the first ASUS smartphone to feature a face unlock functionality which allows the owner to unlock the phone by looking at the camera.

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  • BlackBerry Motion Lands In The US January 12th
BlackBerry Motion Lands In The US January 12th

As part of the same announcement, TCL did highlight how since its first release in early 2017 the BlackBerry KEYone has become available in more than fifty countries around the globe. Spec wise, you're getting a 5.5-inch display, a Snapdragon 625 processor, 4B of RAM, 32GB of storage, and a 4,000mAh battery that BlackBerry notes is the larges...

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  • Wi-Fi Alliance announces WPA3 security protocol for protecting wireless devices
Wi-Fi Alliance announces WPA3 security protocol for protecting wireless devices

The Wi-Fi Alliance is also working on the emerging Wi-Fi 802.11ac and 802.11ax standards, created to support multiple access points covering larger areas, and to help users manage traffic and prioritisations between multiple devices on their Wi-Fi networks.

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  • Lenovo Miix 630 2-in-1 Snapdragon PC
Lenovo Miix 630 2-in-1 Snapdragon PC

Today, the company is finally revealing its Always Connected PC powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon processor . Since it is part of the Miix series, it is not surprising to see that Lenovo has retained the same detachable 2-in-1 form factor for the new device.

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  • Install KB4073117 security update on your Windows 10 phone
Install KB4073117 security update on your Windows 10 phone

Bad news if you own a Windows PC that has an AMD CPU at its heart and haven't yet received a Microsoft security patch for Spectre and Meltdown - you may have to wait a bit longer. Windows 10 Mobile Store app has seen minor changes with the latest update that is now available for insiders in the Fast Ring. Microsoft is working to resolve the issu...

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  • Time to patch your Apple devices against Spectre
Time to patch your Apple devices against Spectre

Apple also added thanks to the security researchers who assisted them with the update in the documentation. In case you're wondering, Apple Watch is not affected by either Meltdown or Spectre . To make sure that you're up to date, check to see if you've been updated to Safari 11.0.2 on Macs, or to iOS 11.2.2. Ideally yes. If a patch or softw...

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  • Samsung Unveils The Wall, the World's First Modular MicroLED 146-inch TV
Samsung Unveils The Wall, the World's First Modular MicroLED 146-inch TV

It has the ability to transform into various sizes and offers, wonderful brightness, color volume, color gamut, and black levels. "We're excited about this next step along our roadmap to the future of screen technology, and the remarkable viewing experience it offers to consumers".

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  • Google Brings Google Assistant to Android Auto
Google Brings Google Assistant to Android Auto

While you may think that the smaller Google Home can also do the same, the Smart Display adds value to the Assistant by giving it the luxury of a display to show things or help you make calls, just like Amazon's Echo Show. The smart display comes with Assistant inside and an always-listening feature to hear for commands. It is powered by Qua...

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  • ASUS is releasing an $1700 SKT T1 laptop in 2018
ASUS is releasing an $1700 SKT T1 laptop in 2018

ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) has unveiled its latest lineup of gaming gear at CES 2018 , including the ROG Strix SKT T1 Hero Edition laptop , ROG Strix GL12 desktop , ROG Strix Flare RGB mechanical keyboard, ROG Aura Terminal addressable RGB controller, ROG Spotlight RGB projection light and Bezel-free Kit display accessory.

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  • First Glimpse: 'Naa Nuvve' showcases Kalyan Ram in different avatar
First Glimpse: 'Naa Nuvve' showcases Kalyan Ram in different avatar

Jointly produced by Kiran Muppavarapu and Vijay Vattikuti, Naa Nuvve is presented by Mahesh S Koneru. Composer Sharreth has scored the music for Naa Nuvve . The film has a solid technical team, led by director Jayendra . Nandamuri Kalyan Ram , who is known for churning out mass entertainers, has undergone an image makeover for this movie.

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  • Apple to issue fix for iPhones, Macs at risk from chip bug
Apple to issue fix for iPhones, Macs at risk from chip bug

Apple has released iOS 11 .2.2 for iPhone and iPad. Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com) a securities litigation firm representing investors nationwide, is investigating Intel (Nasdaq: INTC) CEO Brian Krzanich's sale of the vast majority of his Intel stock - over $39 million - on November 29, 2016.

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  • OS makers and Intel have to fix design flaw
OS makers and Intel have to fix design flaw

Both potentially allow hackers to exploit optimizations in modern processing chips in order to indirectly access data from other software running on the machine. The Register , a tech news site based in the United Kingdom, reported Tuesday that a vulnerability existed. "We continue to develop and test further mitigations for these issues and ...

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  • Hyundai Hitting Market with Autonomous Fuel Cell Vehicle This Year
Hyundai Hitting Market with Autonomous Fuel Cell Vehicle This Year

The five-seat SUV can travel for up to 600km between refills - 170km more than the ix35 FCEV - while producing more power, up to 135kW from its combined battery and fuel-cell stack, and offering greater acceleration than its predecessor with the ability to accelerate from 0-100km in 9.5 seconds - around the same time as a regular family SUV.

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  • Alexa support comes to 2018 TVs from Sony, Hisense and LG
Alexa support comes to 2018 TVs from Sony, Hisense and LG

OLED complements Hisense's enhanced ULED range to provide Australians with the best available technology line-up. The new A8F Bravia series builds on the first large-screen Bravia OLED 4K HDR TV, the A1E, to include Sony's 4K HDR picture Processor X1TM Extreme and Acoustic SurfaceTM technology, for improved picture quality and sound.

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  • Here Come the Intel-Powered Always-Connected PCs
Here Come the Intel-Powered Always-Connected PCs

The Envy X2 with Y series processors will have Windows 10 while the earlier released models with the Snapdragon processor come with Windows 10S. The durable, brilliant Corning Gorilla Glass 4 display is strong and scratch-resistant for when on the go and using a touch display. IR camera supporting Windows Hello and a finger print reader t...

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  • Jammu and Kashmir: Two militants killed in gunfight in Anantnag
Jammu and Kashmir: Two militants killed in gunfight in Anantnag

The search operation led to a gunbattle after the militants fired towards the forces' party in Larnoo Kokernag area of the district, they said. He identified the slain as Mohd Furhan Wani son of Ghulam Mohd Wani r/o Wangund, Khudwani and Mohd Farnham Wani son of Ghulam Mohidin Wani r/o Wangund Kaimuh .

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  • Dolby Vision and streamlined looks for Sony's lustworthy A8F OLED TV
Dolby Vision and streamlined looks for Sony's lustworthy A8F OLED TV

Sony is again highlighting its in-house image tuning - powered by the TV's X1 Extreme processor - as something that sets it apart from LG's sets and claims that it "precisely controls the tremendous number of pixels and extends the capability of OLED to deliver an exquisite 4K HDR picture".

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  • Mercedes-Benz India sells record 15330 units in 2017 (+16%)
Mercedes-Benz India sells record 15330 units in 2017 (+16%)

Market leader Mercedes-Benz is headed to retain the top spot in the luxury segment as it has built an unassailable lead with a 20 per cent jump in sales to reach the 11,869 units mark during the first nine months of 2017, which was 90 per cent of its 2016 volume.

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  • Samsung Family Hub Fridge Has Bixby, SmartThings, AKG Speakers
Samsung Family Hub Fridge Has Bixby, SmartThings, AKG Speakers

As an example of something you can do with Bixby on your fridge, users can ask, "What's new?" and get tailored responses featuring upcoming calendar events, weather information, news, and more. AKG-branded speakers are built right into the refrigerator . The new app called Meal Planner will show recipes based on users food preferences and re...

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  • Oculus Go will be made by Xiaomi; Mi VR announced for China
Oculus Go will be made by Xiaomi; Mi VR announced for China

Xiaomi and Oculus also announced a new standalone VR headset - the Mi VR Standalone. The Mi VR Standalone looks very similar to the Go, and shares the same core features. The collaboration goes further than hardware too, as Xiaomi and Oculus are working together to localize some of the most popular content in the Oculus Store for the Chi...

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  • Turn your real Christmas tree into plant bedding
Turn your real Christmas tree into plant bedding

As the Christmas trimmings are put back in the loft for another year and all the festive cards are taken down, South Holland residents may be pondering what to do with their real Christmas tree. And if you are wondering, yes, over the years, people have left heavily decorated trees - and even plastic trees, wreaths and tree stands. If you would lik...

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  • David Bowie birthday single available via digital outlets
David Bowie birthday single available via digital outlets

Both Bowie's vocals and Rodgers' signature funky rhythm guitar style are pushed way up in the mix, giving the song a more organic sound. Rodgers went on to reveal that explained that the recording became a blueprint for the song as well as the entire Let's Dance album.

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  • Bruno Mars to headline Napa's BottleRock 2018
Bruno Mars to headline Napa's BottleRock 2018

Tickets go on sale on Tuesday, January 9 at 10am PST. 3-Day passes start at $349 and VIP upgrades are available for $749 with access to the VIP Village, VIP viewing decks, VIP-only restrooms and much more. After a massive year last year, it seems he's not taking 2018 off . BottleRock is Napa's biggest music event of the year, held annually ea...

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  • Fernando Alonso opens up on Le Mans, Indy 500 return plans
Fernando Alonso opens up on Le Mans, Indy 500 return plans

The Spaniard completed just a handful of laps in the vehicle he shall be sharing at the end of the month in the Rolex 24 with junior drivers Lando Norris and Phil Hanson, but reported back with a positive view. "If Le Mans works out this year, it would be great and hopefully next year I could be back at the Indy 500". Alonso makes no secret of ...

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"Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition" Listing Pops Up on ESRB Website

We're presuming this is a complete Final Fantasy XV package featuring all the DLC, though there's now no official description. It looks like Final Fantasy XV will be repackaged as some sort of complete edition in the near future, according to a recent ESRB rating for " Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition ".

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