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Will AI usher in a new era of hacking?

DARPA’s Cyber Grand Challenge held its final round on Thursday. Credit: Michael Kan MORE LIKE THIS Supercomputer superheroes attempt to autonomously find, plug software holes,… Why Cortana’s new boss is obsessed with artificial intelligence If the election is hacked, we may never know VIDEO Why You Lost Your Windows 10 Product Key It may take several years or even decades, but ... Read More »

Android 7.1.1 Nougat will likely hit Nexus devices on December 6

Amid the ongoing Nougat update frenzy in the smartphone realm, it appears Nexus owners will, once again, be blessed with bragging rights for running the latest and greatest Android version. This is all thanks to Google and the decision to thankfully continue supporting the Nexus line with bleeding-edge AOSP builds, even after the company threw its glove into the smartphone ... Read More »

Hyundai Santro to come back, will replace i10

The Hyundai Santro launched in the late 90s has been one of the most successful cars for Hyundai in India. It also helped Hyundai establish itself as a mainstream car maker. The Santro was phased out to bring in the modern i10. Now that the i10 is nearing the end of its life cycle, Hyundai is planning to bring the ... Read More »

New rumor says Samsung Galaxy C5 Pro and C7 Pro will be made official next month

According to a new rumor out of China, Samsung will officially unveil the Galaxy C5 Pro and C7 Pro smartphones sometime in December. The rumor, which came in the form of a Weibo post, also revealed some key information about the devices. It says the Galaxy C5 Pro will carry a model number of SM-C5010 and will be powered by ... Read More »

Unreturned Samsung Galaxy Note7 units in New Zealand will soon be disconnected from mobile networks

If you are a Samsung Galaxy Note7 owner in New Zealand who is yet to exchange/return their unit, you are strongly advised to do so withing the next couple of weeks. Reason being, starting November 18, your unit will not be able to access any cellular network in the country. “As part of our commitment to ongoing safety, Samsung would ... Read More »

Alcatel Idol 4s with Windows 10 will not be sold in Europe

After many rumors and leaks, the Alcatel Idol 4s running Windows 10 Mobile was finally made official a couple of days ago. The smartphone pairs most of the specs of the Android-running Idol 4s with Microsoft’s latest mobile operating system, resulting in an intriguing high-end package for fans of Windows 10 Mobile. It will be out in the US at ... Read More »

Mozilla promises a next-gen Firefox engine that will deliver huge improvements

Mozilla’s Firefox chief promised massive leaps in the web browser’s performance via “Project Quantum,” an entirely new web engine that will power Firefox beginning in 2017. Quantum, according to David Bryant, the head of platform engineering at Mozilla, will take full advantage of modern PC and mobile hardware, exploiting parallelism to run processes across multiple cores and the GPU. Quantum ... Read More »

Autonomous delivery bots will soon stroll the streets of Washington D.C.

The pilot delivery program is slated to begin sometime in the next 4-6 weeks. A test run of Starship Technologies’ delivery robot on the streets of San Francisco on September 27, 2016. Credit: Martyn Williams COMMENTS Magdalena Petrova IDG News Service Oct 13, 2016 2:42 PM Some Washington, D.C., residents may soon be sharing the streets with Starship Technologies’ delivery ... Read More »

Report says Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 will launch in Q1 2017

If you recall, there were rumors earlier this year that the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 will be made official in September. The rumors seemed true after the South Koren company’s Columbian website effectively confirmed that the tablet will be launched sometime early September. However sadly, as we all know, that didn’t happen. And now, it looks like the tablet won’t ... Read More »

HTC retail stores will provide warranty service in India for Google’s Pixel phones

Google has partnered up with HTC stores in India to provide after-sales warranty service for Google’s Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones, which are now up for pre-order in India on Flipkart starting at RS 57,000. ”We have partnered with HTC India for after sales service in 56 walk-in service centeres in over 30 cities,” – A Google spokesperson This kind ... Read More »