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Seagate Barracuda Pro 10TB hard drive review: Vast and amazingly fast (for a hard drive)

I’ve used “Vast and fast” to describe previous hard drives I’ve reviewed, but I’m not sure that it’s ever been this spectacularly well-deserved. Seagate’s 3.5-inch, 7,200rpm, SATA 6Gbps Barracuda Pro not only delivers a stunning 10TB of storage, it laid down some rather astounding transfer rates: 240MBps in both directions of our 20GB copy tests. At first, we didn’t quite believe ... Read More »

Dell Inspiron 17 7778 review: This massive 17-inch 2-in-1 is a worthwhile desktop replacement

Dell recently refreshed its Inspiron notebook line with a new batch of 2-in-1s that come in a variety of configurations and sizes. Within the line’s flagship 7000 series, the 17-inch models are held up as “high-performance,” compared to their 13- and 15-inch kin. Here we review the Inspiron 17 7778, which is one rung down from the top of the ... Read More »

A beast transformed – Mahindra Thar Daybreak edition

Back at the 2016 Auto Expo event in the country, auto fans were awestruck with a customised Thar on display. This time around, the automaker is indeed offering an opportunity to own one in the form of the Thar Daybreak edition. Mahindra’s customisation department is accepting orders for the Daybreak edition thereby allowing buyers to customise the Thar CRDe variant ... Read More »

Shipment date for Samsung Galaxy Note7 Black Onyx variant pushed back by a week in India

As you might already know, the Samsung Galaxy Note7 will officially go on sale in India on September 2. However, if you’re planning to purchase the Black Onyx variant, you’ll have to wait a week more as the model won’t start shipping until September 8. It is, however, not yet clear if those who have already pre-ordered the Black Onyx ... Read More »

BMW’s next gen i8 rumoured to make 800bhp with a 482km range

Sources have revealed that BMW is developing a fully electric prototype i8 that will be introduced as the second-generation of this car. What’s even more exciting is that the car is slated to carry a huge improvement in power delivery. BMW is expected to empower the next gen i8 with three electric motors that will be mated to a battery ... Read More »

Five to Try: Reigns makes you king for a day, while Disney Mix delivers tween-friendly chat

Tired of using the same old apps and games, week in and week out? Well, that’s what our Five to Try column is designed to fix, as we spotlight new Android releases worth a look. Our latest entry is headlined by Reigns, a clever king simulation that uses a Tinder-like interface to let you quickly swipe through consequential decisions. Add ... Read More »

Another set of photos surface with only a pair of iPhone 7 models

September is almost here and the excitement about Apple’s new iPhone refresh is growing with each passing minute. Yet, despite the close release, we still can’t quite put our finger on some major specifics about the iPhone 7 family, primarily how many models it will feature and how they will differ. Unlike past years, the problem this time doesn’t seem ... Read More »

A new $500,000 iOS bug bounty beats Apple’s offer

A security firm is offering up to $500,000 for information on zero-day vulnerabilities in iOS, surpassing Apple’s bug bounty just days after it was announced. On Tuesday, Texas-based Exodus Intelligence said it will give between $5,000 and $500,000 for zero-day vulnerabilities relating to iOS version 9.3 and higher. These zero-days are software flaws that have gone undetected by Apple, making ... Read More »

Hardcore Windows: How to solve Windows 10 crashes in less than a minute

When I began to work with Windows 10, I was able to shut the laptop down without Googling to find the power button icon; a great improvement over Windows 8. My next interest was determining what to do when the OS falls over, generating a Blue Screen of Death. This article will describe how to set your system up so ... Read More »

Every AMD Radeon RX 470 you can buy: A cheat sheet

See larger image Credit: Thomas Ryan The Radeon RX 470 is here Today, AMD’s affordable new Radeon RX 470 graphics card launched with a confusing pile of customized partner designs. Which one is right for you? We’ve rounded them all the available RX 470s and sorted them by price, complete with the key unique selling points of each. Want to ... Read More »