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Asus VivoBook Pro 15 now available for $1299 (powerful, thin, and relatively light 15.6 inch laptop)

เสาร์, 08/19/2017 - 04:23

The Asus VivoBook Pro 15 N580VD is a high-power laptop with discrete graphics, a quad-core Kaby Lake processor, plenty of RAM, and a big solid state drive. First unveiled at Computex in May, the VivoBook Pro 15 is now available for $1299. While its 15.6 inch display makes it a bit larger than most of […]

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Some more Coffee Lake laptop leaks (Acer, Asus, and HP)

เสาร์, 08/19/2017 - 02:59

We already know Acer and HP have laptops with Intel Coffee Lake chips on the way. But in addition to the upcoming HP Envy 13 and Acer Swift 3 with Coffee Lake, it looks like we can expect a new 14 inch Coffee Lake laptop from Asus (which also features NVIDIA graphics) and at least […]

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Deals of the Day (8-18-2017)

เสาร์, 08/19/2017 - 02:04

Like story-driven adventure games and have an iOS or Android device? Then TellTale Games has got the sale for you. The developer of popular game series including The Walking Dead, Game of Thrones, The Wolf Among Us, and Minecraft Story Mode is running a promotion that lets you pick up the first episode of many […]

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HP Envy 13 notebook with Coffee Lake chips leaked (by HP)

เสาร์, 08/19/2017 - 00:47

With Intel set to unveil its 8th-gen Core processor lineup in a few days and the IFA technology trade show coming up at the end of the month, you can probably expect to see PC makers announce a whole bunch of new and updated laptop and desktop computers in the coming days. Case in point: […]

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Intel Coffee Lake laptop details leak (4-cores, 15 watts, big performance gains)

ศุกร์, 08/18/2017 - 23:12

Intel is set to officially launch its 8th-gen Core processor family on Monday, August 21st. But details about the new chips, code-named Coffee Lake, have been leaking for months. While many of the details we’ve seen so far have been about the company’s new desktop-class processors, now we have some new details about some of […]

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Google schedules Android O “reveal” for August 21st

ศุกร์, 08/18/2017 - 22:39

As the moon blocks out the sun on Monday, August 21st, Google plans to shed some light on the next version of its smartphone operating system. As expected, the company has scheduled an event to coincide with the solar eclipse. In fact, Google says its “Android O Reveal” livestream will start at 2:40 PM Eastern, […]

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Essential Phone review roundup: It’s good… but so are a lot of phones (this one could get better over time)

ศุกร์, 08/18/2017 - 20:55

If you look at the spec sheet for the Essential Phone, it looks like a lot of current high-end smartphones. It has the same processor and memory as many of the latest flagships. It has a big, quad HD display and dual rear cameras. And it has a USB Type-C port, but no dedicated headphone […]

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Low-tech: Make a pinhole camera to watch the solar eclipse on August 21st

ศุกร์, 08/18/2017 - 03:03

A total solar eclipse will be visible in parts of the United States on Monday, August 21st… but even if you don’t live in a place where the moon totally blocks out the sun, there’s a good chance you’ll experience a partial solar eclipse. Vox has a nifty tool that lets you enter your zip […]

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Comcast’s wireless phone service goes nationwide

พฤ, 08/17/2017 - 23:00

After launching in select markets earlier this year, Comcast has announced that it’s Xfinity Mobile wireless service is now live throughout the US. Service is available anywhere Comcast has a presence, with plans including a $45/month unlimited data option… Or $12 per GB per month if you have more modest needs. But there are a few things to keep […]

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Now you can pre-order an Essential Phone (from Sprint, Amazon, and Best Buy)

พฤ, 08/17/2017 - 21:20

Essential’s first smartphone is set to ship this week to customers who had already placed a pre-order from the Essential website. But now there are a few more ways to get your hands on the new phone from Android co-founder Andy Rubin’s new company. It’s up for pre-order from Best Buy and Sprint. Update: Amazon too. […]

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Deals of the Day (8-17-2017)

พฤ, 08/17/2017 - 21:00

So you want to stick a PC in your living room for web browsing, video playback, and maybe even some light gaming… but you don’t want it to look like a PC. The HP Pavilion Wave line of desktops are relatively compact computers with an unusual, fabric-covered design that makes them look more appliance-like than PC-like. […]

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Asus unveils the ZenFone 4 family (including Pro, Selfie, and Max models)

พฤ, 08/17/2017 - 20:02

Asus is expanding its smartphone lineup with a bunch of new phones sold under the ZenFone 4 name. The ZenFone 4 is a mid-range phone with solid specs. The ZenFone 4 Pro is a higher-end device with flagship-level hardware. And the ZenFone 4 Selfie is more of an entry-level device except for the special front-facing camera features, […]

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Google Android 7.1.1 update rolling out for Nexus 6 (again)

พฤ, 08/17/2017 - 04:11

Sure, Google is probably going to release Android 8.0 in the next week or so. But if you’ve got a Google Nexus 6 lying around, you probably won’t be getting that update. What you will probably get though, is an update to Android 7.1.1. Google had initially released the update in January, but then Google stopped […]

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Motorola patents self-healing screen tech for smartphones

พฤ, 08/17/2017 - 02:59

Motorola already sells phones with shatterproof (but scratch-prone) displays. What’s next? Phones with self-healing screens… maybe. The company has filed a patent application for a “method and device for detecting fascia damage and repairing the same.” In plain English? It’s a self-healing screen that can repair cracks and scratches. But it’s unclear if Motorola will […]

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Nokia 8 features true flagship specs (and a true $700 flagship price)

พฤ, 08/17/2017 - 02:06

As expected, the Nokia 8 is the first high-end smartphone from HMD, the Finnish company that acquired the rights to use the Nokia name from Microsoft. The Nokia 8 has 5.3 inch, 2560 x 1440 pixel display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage as well as a microSD card […]

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Now you can use Google Home to make free phone calls (US and Canada)

พฤ, 08/17/2017 - 01:40

Amazon recently added voice calling features to its Alexa-enabled line of smart speaker and… other things. Now it’s Google’s turn, but the company is taking a slightly different approach. While Amazon’s Alexa Calling & Messaging features are for device-to-device calls, the Google Home smart speaker now lets you call a phone number using your voice. And […]

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Deals of the Day (8-16-2017)

พฤ, 08/17/2017 - 01:16

It’s been a few years since Microsoft released its last small(ish), entry-level tablet. But the Surface 3 is still a pretty decent Windows tablet… especially if you can pick one up for half the original list price. And today you can. Amazon is running a 1-day sale that lets you pick up a Surface 3 […]

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Linux-based postmarketOS project aims to give smartphones a 10-year lifecycle

พฤ, 08/17/2017 - 00:30

Buy an iPhone and you might get 4-5 years of official software updates. Android phones typically get 1-3 years of updates… if they get any updates at all. But there are ways to breathe new life into some older Android phones. If you can unlock the bootloader, you may be able to install a custom […]

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LG V20 custom ROMs can now include Second Screen widgets, shortcuts

พุธ, 08/16/2017 - 22:36

The upcoming LG V30 may be swapping the “second screen” feature for a new “floating bar,” but a team of independent developers have just figured out how to make the second screen on last year’s LG V20 a lot more useful. Up until recently, custom ROM builders were unable to fully take advantage of the […]

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Essential PH-1 smartphone ships this week for $699

พุธ, 08/16/2017 - 20:17

The first smartphone from Essential Products is set to start shipping within the next 7 days. Customers who reserved an Essential PH-1 smartphone are receiving emails letting them know that they can now order the phone for $699 and expect it to ship within a week… at least if they want the “Black Moon” color […]

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