Month: February 2017

Nokia 3310 With Month-Long Battery Life, Snake Game Launched at MWC 2017

February 26, 2017

The iconic Nokia 3310 feature phone made a comeback on Sunday on the sidelines of MWC 2017. HMD Global unveiled the Nokia 3310 (2017) with what it calls with a “modern twist.” The Nokia 3310 is the Nokia brand’s one of the best-selling feature phones of all time, and it has been priced at EUR […]

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Nokia 3, Nokia 5 Android Phones Launched at MWC 2017: Price, India Launch, Specifications, and More

February 26, 2017

Nokia 3 and Nokia 5 Android phones were launched by Nokia brand partner HMD Global at the company’s Sunday launch event at MWC 2017 in Barcelona. Alongside the two new Nokia Android phones, the company also announced the global availability of the Nokia 6, which was launched in China last month. The company also unveiled […]

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Android Wear 2.0 is leaving behind one of the most beloved smartwatches

February 18, 2017

The Sony Smartwatch 3 is one of the best Android Wear smartwatches around and beloved by many, but it won’t be updated to Android Wear 2.0 . Spotted by Xperia Blog , the product page for Smartwatch 3 now plainly states that the device will not receive the long-anticipated software refresh. Instead, it will remain […]

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This strange VR accessory claims to help fight anxiety and help you sleep better

February 18, 2017

There are a number of unique virtual reality accessories out there. Sure, there’s your standard ones like the Oculus Touch and Vive Tracker which have very obvious applications in VR. But then you have some more nebulous products like, for example, the Kortex. The device popped up on IndieGoGo and claims to help fight anxiety, […]

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Sophos CEO sounds the alarm on enterprise ransomware attacks

February 16, 2017

Ransomware is increasingly becoming a problem for companies, and the CEO of a leading computer security company says he fears 2017 could see entire companies shut down until they pay up, or risk losing all their data. Ransomware works by infiltrating a computer with malware and then encrypting all the files on the disk. The […]

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A.I. faces hype, skepticism at RSA cybersecurity show

February 16, 2017

Vendors at this week’s RSA cybersecurity show in San Francisco are pushing artificial intelligence and machine learning as the new way to detect the latest threats, but RSA CTO Zulfikar Ramzan is giving visitors a reality check. “I think it (the technology) moves the needle,” he said on Wednesday. “The real open question to me is how […]

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Apple joins Wireless Power Consortium, charging up iPhone 8 rumor

February 14, 2017

Apple has joined the consortium behind the Qi wireless charging system, supercharging rumors that owners of future an iPhone could live tangle-free. Last week, a financial analyst claimed Apple will release three new iPhones with wireless charging capabilities this year, reviving an on-again, off-again rumor about the next-generation iPhone’s capabilities. The appearance of Apple’s name […]

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The Core i5 Surface Pro 4 just got even cheaper at $950

February 14, 2017

The Surface Pro 4 was impressive when it rolled out in late 2015, and even today it’s still a solid choice as a grab-and-go PC—as long as the price is right. Right now is a good time to grab one, as Best Buy’s selling the silver Core i5 Surface Pro 4 with an 256GB solid-state drive for […]

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Google crams machine learning into smartwatches in AI push

February 14, 2017

Google is bringing artificial intelligence to a whole new set of devices, including Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches and the Raspberry Pi board, later this year. A cool thing is these devices don’t require a set of powerful CPUs and GPUs to carry out machine learning tasks. Google researchers are instead trying to lighten the hardware […]

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The Humble Freedom Bundle packages over 30 of the best indie games together for $30

February 14, 2017

If there’s a well-known indie game you’ve wanted to purchase at any time between 2009 and 2017, it’s probably in the new Humble Freedom Bundle. Launched today, it’s a special format for Humble—a single $30 price tier, and it’s only available for one week, but you’ll get something like 40 games in the process. And […]

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