Electronics


Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro Is a Roaring V12-Powered Track Monster Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro Is a Roaring V12-Powered Track Monster
- November 17, 2017

Red Bull F1 designer Adrian Newey said the AMR Pro version is free from the constraints holding the street-legal version back, and won't be built to meet any particular motorsports rules either-in other words, it's a no-holds-barred ultimate-car effort. (more...)
Get Ready for Digital Pills: FDA Clears Self-Tracking Drug Get Ready for Digital Pills: FDA Clears Self-Tracking Drug
- November 16, 2017

And digital systems could spare time and resources by replacing current practices of having doctors or nurses supervise certain patients taking their medications, which is a common practice for patients taking antibiotics for tuberculosis, for example. (more...)
HTC and Google cancel wireless VR headset release in the US HTC and Google cancel wireless VR headset release in the US
- November 15, 2017

There's no word just yet on pricing or availability, but this headset won't be making its way to Western regions. According to the press release, much like its predecessor, the HTC Vive Focus is a new VR device which enables people the freedom to enjoy virtual reality content anywhere. (more...)
Skyrim PlayStation VR Bundle Announced Skyrim PlayStation VR Bundle Announced
- November 14, 2017

Skyrim VR will also come with customization features for the gameplay experience. Make sure to get that pre-order in if you're a big fan of the Elder Scrolls series and have been waiting to jump into the world of PlayStation VR . "For those who have yet to play Skyrim , you are in for massive treat". It is up to you, the Dragonborn, to stop them from terrorizing the land. The $449.99 PlayStation VR Skyrim Bundle is the complete bundle that has everything needed to play any PSVR game. (more...)
IPhone X screens experiencing problems in cold weather; Apple working on fix IPhone X screens experiencing problems in cold weather; Apple working on fix
- November 12, 2017

A fix was said to be just around the corner, and sure enough: Apple has just sent out a patch that fixes that rando-replacement once and for all. Apple does suggest suitable temperature condition for its iOS device for optimum performance. The update comes three days after some iPhone and iPad owners began reporting the issue once they had updated their devices to iOS 11.1. (more...)
Owners Report Pixel 2 / XL Google Assistant Bluetooth Bug Owners Report Pixel 2 / XL Google Assistant Bluetooth Bug
- November 12, 2017

Pixel 2 owners have taken to the Google Product Forums to report that, when trying to activate the Google Assistant using Bluetooth headphones, the Assitant doesn't detect the user's voice. "If a bluetooth device is connected, the Assistant (regardless as to how it is launched, if I am in lock screen or anywhere else) will not hear any audio from either phone or bluetooth headset". (more...)
Hulu Comes To Nintendo Switch Today Hulu Comes To Nintendo Switch Today
- November 11, 2017

Starting later on Thursday, Hulu subscribers can use the Nintendo Switch to stream both live TV and VOD-only plans. Hulu said in a statement sent to Cord Cutters News. Helu's release on the Switch might mean other streaming apps might be released for the Switch. With Hulu now officially available on the Switch, Nintendo appears to be ready to start offering video streaming services. (more...)
OnePlus 5T Will Stay Wired Like Most OnePlus 5T Will Stay Wired Like Most
- November 10, 2017

Some of the best wireless charging pads market the theoretical potential of 15 watts of power, but that's only if you position your phone correctly. Having said that, even if the OnePlus 5T isn't going to feature Wireless Charging, Pete Lau hasn't denied the possibility of implementing it in future OnePlus smartphones. (more...)
Apple's next iPad could have Face ID and no home button
- November 09, 2017

An OLED display is however said to be unlikely. However, the new version of the tablet is unlikely to include an OLED screen, which provides more vivid colors and sharper clarity, the people said. Apple reported during its earnings call last week that iPad revenue rose 14% to $4.8 billion in the fiscal fourth quarter, with an 11% increase in the number of units sold. (more...)
Apple planning AR headset for 2020 Apple planning AR headset for 2020
- November 09, 2017

In its newest iOS mobile operating system iteration, Apple introduced ARKit , an augmented reality platform that allows apps to overlay three-dimensional graphics on top of real-world viewing through the iPhone and iPad. They're also using a device like the Oculus Gear VR headset that uses an iPhone's screen, cameras, and chipsets. Apple's use of full-faced devices such as the HTC Vive suggests that instead of trying to tackle the hard and expensive problem of lightfield technology ... (more...)
Catch Up With The Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Direct Here Catch Up With The Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Direct Here
- November 08, 2017

Finally, a new story/adventure will be released in autumn 2018 for expansion pass holders. Curiously, the various content drops will not be available individually, meaning that players will have to pay the full price upfront, even if they only want access to one of the expansions. (more...)
Note-ban, GST have sown fear of 'tax terrorism': Manmohan Singh Note-ban, GST have sown fear of 'tax terrorism': Manmohan Singh
- November 08, 2017

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday in an interview with the press over demonetization and GST said that "the impact of demonetization on the weaker sections of our society and business is far more damaging than any economic indicator can reveal". (more...)
Koenigsegg Agera RS sets highest speed world record for production vehicle Koenigsegg Agera RS sets highest speed world record for production vehicle
- November 07, 2017

The Swedish automobile manufacturer's efforts were not in vain though, as the Koenigsegg Agera RS successfully broke the record that was previously held by Bugatti. The tires that were used are Michelin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires, and Michelin reps were on hand to be sure everything was good with the tires. As the name of the record suggests, the Koenigsegg is now the world's fastest production auto - which means it hasn't been tweaked or upgraded in any way. (more...)
Nokia 5 with 3GB RAM launched at Rs 13499 Nokia 5 with 3GB RAM launched at Rs 13499
- November 07, 2017

It has been announced by HMD India that this variant of Nokia 5 will be exclusive to Flipkart for a week and will be available via select retail outlets from November 14. "In terms of battery, it has a 13MP main camera with f/2.0 aperture, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, 1/3" sensor size and 1.12 µm pixel size, and an 8MP front-snapper with f/2.0 aperture and 1.12 µm pixel size. (more...)
StarCraft II Going Free-To-Play Starting November 14 StarCraft II Going Free-To-Play Starting November 14
- November 06, 2017

We'll be bringing you more exciting news coming out of BlizzCon this weekend, so check back with A9K soon. "Players will collect resources to assist an AI-controlled archangel mech against an imposing array of hybrid bosses". But the studio hasn't abandoned StarCraft II yet. Online multiplayer and select commanders will also be free . The other single-player campaigns for StarCraft II , namely Heart of the Swarm, Legacy of the Void , and Nova Covert Ops , will be available for purchase ... (more...)
Battle for Azeroth Expansion Announced Battle for Azeroth Expansion Announced
- November 05, 2017

Battle for Azeroth will bring significant changes to the Player-versus-Player (PvP) content for World of Warcraft , Blizzard announced at BlizzCon 2017 . The server was massively popular, but Blizzard issued a cease and desist order for copyright infringement. Titled " Battle for Azeroth ", this new expansion aims to reignite age-old tensions between the Horde and the Alliance. (more...)
Overwatch Getting Blizzard Theme Park Map Overwatch Getting Blizzard Theme Park Map
- November 04, 2017

And her power is all in her hands: Her left hand heals allies, while the right hand does long-range damage. This means that, alongside Sombra , Reaper, and Widowmaker, Moira will be the most recent character in Overwatch to work for the sinister terrorist organization. (more...)
IPhone, Mac and iPad sales all increased this quarter IPhone, Mac and iPad sales all increased this quarter
- November 03, 2017

The tech giant brought in a whopping $52.6 billion, exceeding the $50.7 billion that was expected in Q4. This quarter, the company made $8.5 billion in services revenue, up 34 percent from a year ago. With the exception of pre-orders, most major telcos will not be selling the iPhone X in outer suburban or regional outlets. Zhang and his team compared Apple's production ramp schedule to the five to six week wait time for an iPhone X to create a range for the number of reservations the ... (more...)
Man with Minnesota ties suspected in Utah murder Man with Minnesota ties suspected in Utah murder
- November 02, 2017

Campus police later received calls reporting shots fired. Salt Lake City police Sgt. Brandon Shearer told the Salt Lake Tribune that "one person is confirmed deceased". A lockdown at the university, which has about 32,800 students, ended early Tuesday and school officials canceled classes for the day. Guo served as a missionary in Provo and volunteered as a foreign language interpreter for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and recently persuaded his parents to join the ... (more...)
Nine headless bodies found in Tokyo flat; man held Nine headless bodies found in Tokyo flat; man held
- November 02, 2017

The police arrested the man, whose occupation is unknown, on an initial suspicion of discarding a corpse. His first victim was another woman whom he got in touch with via Twitter, offering to assist her suicide wish, then killing her boyfriend to silence him, according to the media reports, including NHK public television. (more...)