Gadgets

Microsoft patents a wearable device that could help Parkinson’s patients

December 16, 2018

Ever since the Microsoft Band 2 came out back in 2015, old Redmond has mostly been out of the wearable game. That being said, that wearable did pack some truly impressive and ambitious tech, enabling things like maximum volume of oxygen (VO2 max) tracking. Microsoft is clearly no stranger to experimentation when it comes to […]

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Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe SSD review: Top-tier performance for a song

December 16, 2018

Uber-fast NVMe storage for 20 cents per gigabyte? That’s what Adata’s XPG SX8200 Pro delivers. Of course, NAND prices have dropped recently, but until now that’s only been reflected in performance-challenged (on long writes) budget drives. The SX8200 Pro is an NVMe drive that rivals top-rated Samsung’s 970 Pro in performance but is significantly cheaper. […]

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Huawei Turns on Humour in Campaign to Win Over Germany

December 12, 2018

China’s Huawei has turned to humour to burnish its reputation in Germany, as the under-pressure networks group seeks to defend its leading position in Europe’s largest market against concerns it poses a national security threat. Billboards posted around Berlin ask whether fifth-generation mobile services will soon be more widespread than dog poop in the capital, […]

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NFL odds, picks for Week 12: Proven computer model loving Browns, Seahawks

November 24, 2018

The Week 12 NFL schedule continues on Sunday and Monday with 12 more games after a jam-packed Thanksgiving. A critical NFC North clash goes down on Sunday Night Football when the Green Bay Packers visit the Minnesota Vikings. The Packers are three-point underdogs, down from an open of 4.5, as both teams chase the division-leading Bears. […]

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BlackBerry Ghost might have a large 4,000 mAh battery

November 16, 2018

A recently rumored BlackBerry device has been tipped by leakster Evan Blass to have a hefty 4,000 mAh battery in store. The device in question is the BlackBerry Ghost – a high-end and supposedly bezel-less BlackBerry device to be released exclusively in India. Its existence was first leaked in February and it is slated to be released sometime […]

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Samsung Sets Up ‘World’s Largest Mobile Factory’ in Noida

November 16, 2018

In front are open fields with grazing cattle, to the left are under-construction residential societies and to the right is its existing facilty – this is where Samsung has set up what is the world’s largest mobile factory. Not China or South Korea – and certainly not the US – the tag of housing the world’s largest […]

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