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OnePlus discontinues OnePlus 3 in US and Europe

Shortly after it seemed like the OnePlus 3 could be back in stock soon, OnePlus has confirmed that it will no longer be selling the smartphone in the United States and Europe. The device will be replaced by the newly-unveiled OnePlus 3T in these regions. The OnePlus 3T comes with a somewhat larger battery (3,400mAh), extra storage option (128GB), an ... Read More »

LG V20 sells 200K units in the US ten days after launch

The LG V20 launched in the US on September 28 and ten days later it had already sold 200,000 units – that’s 20 thousand a day on average and double the volume of its predecessor, the V10. An LG official said that the V10 drew a lot of consumer attention in the US which boosted sales of the V20. As ... Read More »

DNC hacker calls on brethren to monitor US election

Credit: Michael Kan COMMENTS Michael Kan IDG News Service Nov 4, 2016 5:16 PM The hacker who claims to have breached the Democratic National Committee isn’t done trying to influence this year’s election. On Friday, Guccifer 2.0 warned that Democrats might try to rig the vote next Tuesday. Guccifer 2.0 wrote the statement in a new blog post as U.S. federal ... Read More »

US Postal Service shortlists Mahindra for development of next-gen delivery vehicle

India’s largest utility vehicle manufacturer, Mahindra and Mahindra is one of six vehicle manufacturers selected by the United States Postal Service (USPS) to deliver their Next Generation Delivery Vehicle (NGDV) prototype for testing and evaluation. Mahindra had applied for the said contract of a competitive Request for Proposal (RFP) which was issued in October 2015. Now the six shortlisted manufacturers ... Read More »

SIM-free iPhone 7 and 7 Plus now available from Apple (US)

Apple’s iPhone 7 and 7 Plus remain on backorder for certain models. With that being said, you can now purchase a SIM-free iPhone, meaning that it is totally carrier-unlocked in the US and will work with any carrier, including support for Sprint and Verizon’s CDMA networks, as well as GSM network connectivity. The iPhone 7 has shorter wait times than ... Read More »

Motorola starts selling unlocked Moto Z in the US

The Motorola Moto Z has been a Verizon-exclusive in the US so far, but now you can purchase the unlocked variant of the device officially from Motorola as well as third party retailers including Amazon and Best Buy. Priced at $700, the handset is only compatible with GSM networks, meaning Sprint customers are currently out of luck. Those waiting for ... Read More »

Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe and Laser now available to order in the US

The Asus Zenfone 3 Deluxe ZS570KL and the Zenfone 3 Laser ZC551KL are now both available to order in the US, in unlocked form, from Amazon. The phones are part of Asus’ confusing as usual Zenfone 3 lineup, which spans multiple devices having the same names. So let’s see exactly what you’re getting here. The Zenfone 3 Deluxe ZS570KL has ... Read More »

Sony Xperia X Compact US launch set for September 25, pre-orders go live

The Sony Xperia X Compact is now available to pre-order in the United States. The device is listed on Amazon, which is currently letting users pre-order it for $450 – the listed price is $500 but the retailer is offering a $50 credit at checkout. All the three colors variants – White, Universe black, and Mist blue – are currently ... Read More »

Hyundai recalls 2016 Tucson in the US to fix software issue

  Hyundai has recalled the 2016 Tucson in the US citing software issues which disables acceleration. To fix the problem, the carmaker has recalled 41,000 vehicles which featured the Dymos Incorporated supplied, seven-speed, dual-clutch transmission. The affected units were produced between May, 20, 2015, and May 31, 2016. Due to software issue, the vehicle begins to accelerate and normal driving ... Read More »

HP Elite x3 is again available to pre-order from Microsoft in US and Canada

Days after going out of stock, the HP Elite x3 is once again available to pre-order from Microsoft in Canada as well as the US. Both US and Canadian Microsoft Store listings reveal a release date of September 26. A quick look, however, at HP’s official US website reveals that the device is available for purchase, but the listing – ... Read More »