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Intel Optane SSD DC P4800X 375GB model begins to ship

Intel Optane SSD DC P4800X 375GB model begins to ship

Intel does a lot more than just make CPUs and one of its promising memory technologies is finally coming to products. More variants, in terms of capacity and form factors are expected to be available from the second half of 2017. The DC P4800X also offers much higher endurance than comparable SSDs, having been rated for 30 drive writes per day, for three years. Intel has claimed that the initial 375GB Optane implementation has a latency below 10 microseconds, throughput of 550,000 4K ... Read More

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Tesla Model S 60 Made To Walk The Plank

Well, color me surprised, but the automaker had it coming since one year ago, when the 60 kWh pack was reintroduced " as a more affordable option ". The 60 and 60D cars actually use the same 75kWh battery pack as the 75 models, though the additional performance and range is locked away behind a limiter. Read More

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Anna Nordqvist wins Founders Cup in college homecoming

Anna Nordqvist wins Founders Cup in college homecoming

Nordqvist took control of the tournament with a course record third round of 11-under 61 to lead by two with 18 holes to play and put the result beyond doubt with a 4-under Sunday round. 1, was second in 2014 and 2015 and tied for fourth past year. My sponsor's here. I have family and friends here, or seemed like family. "A little interesting at the end, but I'm so happy and proud of myself this week". Read More

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Sniper Elite 4: Deathstorm DLC Releases March 21

Sniper Elite 4: Deathstorm DLC Releases March 21

Deathstorm is a mini-campaign split into three parts - the first of which launches tomorrow on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. The mission takes place after the events of the main game and sends players to the cold terrain of northern Italy, with a Nazi naval-base among the locations to infiltrate. Read More

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Vodafone, Idea Cellular announce merger to create India's largest telco

Vodafone, Idea Cellular announce merger to create India's largest telco

Prior to the merger, it was speculated that the combined entity will generate a revenue share of around 40 per cent and a subscriber base of over 380 million, according to India Ratings and Research. "Post such cancellation, the company shall issue an aggregate number of equity shares of the company to 50 per cent of the post issue paid-up capital of the company to the shareholders of Vodafone India", it said. Read More

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Man dies after being electrocuted in bath while charging iPhone

Man dies after being electrocuted in bath while charging iPhone

Richard Bull was electrocuted after his charging phone came into contact with his bath water. Officials believe that Bull plugged an extension cord into an outlet in the hallway and then connected his iPhone charger in the bathroom. Ms Bull called 999 but paramedics said he was already dead by the time they arrived, The Sun reported . Apple has not yet commented. Some £1,095 has been raised in Mr Bull's memory by friends and family for The Salvation Army. Read More

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Manchester United become first club to reach 600 Premier League wins

Manchester United become first club to reach 600 Premier League wins

Belgium global Marouane Fellaini headed them in front after nearly half an hour's play for his first league goal of the season and Jesse Lingard scored the second just after the hour mark from 20 metres. United will obviously not win the Premier League , as it looks like Conte's Chelsea is clearly the dominating team in the Premiership. Despite many considering Mourinho's side favourites for the Europa League , Mourinho insists United can not ditch their league focus in favour of ... Read More

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U.S. win eliminates Dominican Republic from Classic

U.S. win eliminates Dominican Republic from Classic

Venezuela has been eliminated, leaving the United States and Dominican Republic to battle it out today to determine the fourth spot in the semis, which begin Monday. Jones delighted in checking the replay before he spoke with reporters. Players don't want to get hurt for obvious reasons, teams don't want their players to get hurt for equally obvious reasons. Read More

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Baton Rouge cop killed, suspected gunman wounded in shootout

Baton Rouge cop killed, suspected gunman wounded in shootout

My thoughts and prayers are with the family of the fallen officer and the entire East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. The Deputy was taken to a hospital across the street from the scene, but died a shot time later. Sunday with a procession of law enforcement vehicles. "This is a tragedy for our community", Mayor Sharon Weston Broome said. "We are focused on working with the family, praying for the family and making sure our deputies have the help and support they need". Read More

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Major Galaxy S8 Feature Confirmed Accidentally by Samsung

Major Galaxy S8 Feature Confirmed Accidentally by Samsung

Noting further details about the availability, the smartphone manufacturer asserts that Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 will be available for pre-order starting today. Both the S8 and S8+ are expected to use a 12-megapixel rear camera and an 8-megapixel selfie camera . With the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 +, the company seems set to achieve all this. Read More

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Nintendo Switch vs. Nintendo 64

Nintendo Switch vs. Nintendo 64

Fortunately, there are a couple of clues that have been left for gamers to still have hope that cloud saves will soon be coming to the Nintendo Switch. The original Wii, meanwhile, shipped roughly 17 million units in its first full calendar year on the shelves (following a holiday-season launch), amid massive long-term retail shortages and on the way to selling over 100 million units over its lifespan . Read More

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Microsoft ends updates for Windows 7/8.1 on new processors

Microsoft ends updates for Windows 7/8.1 on new processors

If you happen to be running Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 we have sad news for you . Previously, it was thought that users running these latest Intel or AMD processors with Windows 7/8.1 would simply be doing so at their own risk in terms of not having the correct driver support , and suffering from possible instability or incompatibility issues. Read More

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Civilization 6 Now Has A Free Demo

The tutorial also has a 60-turn limit. It also includes the full tutorial from the game to help those who haven't played before learn the ropes. It won't be entirely sufficient for all-new Civ players, but this installment is relatively approachable. Read More

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Meet iPhone 7 Plus Retro: Vintage Design, Multicolor Apple Logo And More

Meet iPhone 7 Plus Retro: Vintage Design, Multicolor Apple Logo And More

In spite of having the iconic logo of Apple, the vintage model of iPhone 7 Plus touts a multi-colored logo of the company. Last year's iPhone 6s retro repaint cost only a little less, and is marked as sold out on the site . "Don't miss your chance to own this classic!" As posted by MacRumors.com , "At ColorWare, the product goes through a labor intensive process of disassembly, cleaning, masking, painting and inspection". Read More

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Google Family Link app to Monitor the Apps your Kid can use

Google Family Link app to Monitor the Apps your Kid can use

Nonetheless, the two must be using Android devices whereby the parent first downloads the app to their device. With the help of this app, you can always keep track on what apps your kid is downloading. you can use these credentials to sign in on your kid's phone. However, the app is strictly restricted to users in the USA as of now. Then, request an invite from your kid's phone. Read More

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Samsung Galaxy S8 Release Date May be Announced at MWC 2017

But now, it looks like Samsung wants to make it up to the ex-Note 7 owners with the Galaxy Tab S3. The yesteryear model features a 5.2-inch Super AMOLED display and employs a 1.2GHz quad-core processor paired with 2GB RAM. And reports about the Galaxy S8 are vying with a flurry of new reports about Apple's upcoming iPhone 8 (or iPhone X as some on Wall Street are calling it), due later this year. Read More

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Ford Mustang, F-150 To Gain Improved Pedestrian Detection

Ford Mustang, F-150 To Gain Improved Pedestrian Detection

The 2018 F-150 pickup will also be upgraded to the same pedestrian-detection capability as the Mustang. Building on Ford's existing pre-collision system technology, this latest iteration of pedestrian detection continues to use a windshield-mounted camera and radar located near the bumper to scan the road ahead for potential impact threats. Read More

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Super Mario Run landing on Google Play Store March 23rd

Super Mario Run landing on Google Play Store March 23rd

Super Mario Run will be available via the Google Play store starting March 23rd, and will include the latest, updated features that the iOS version will receive via its 2.0 update. Let us know in the comment section below. If you have played the classic version, you are going to love the reboot and how old elements with new game play have been meshed together. Read More

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House leaders set Obamacare repeal and replace vote for Thursday

Dustin Pugel with the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy says Kentucky has drastically reduced the number of uninsured in the last seven years - and under the House plan, the change will be felt in a big way. "The press has not been speaking properly about how great this is going to be", Trump said. But the far-right Freedom Caucus still has strong objections to the bill. Read More

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AMD's Zen goes mainstream with Ryzen 5 processors

AMD's Zen goes mainstream with Ryzen 5 processors

If you're running on of Intel's 7th-generation processors, an AMD "Bristol Ridge" or Qualcomm "8996" processor, Windows Update will display a message telling you have reached the end Windows Update road. They've stated that moving forward, new silicon generations will require the newest Windows version to work. At this point, it's hard to tell if Microsoft's policy and execution on the matter creates a real problem. Read More

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Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Your Nintendo Switch

Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Your Nintendo Switch

Nintendo has made a decision to at least double the production of its March 3-launched Switch hardware in the fiscal year ending March 2018, according to a Wall Street Journal report citing "people briefed on the plans". The console, which launched on March 3, has been out of stock almost everywhere since launch. Individual units are available in-store only (limit one per household), but bundles still can be ordered online so be sure to get to your local GameStop . Read More

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Software maker MuleSoft shows promise of 'meat-and-potatoes' tech IPOs

Software maker MuleSoft shows promise of 'meat-and-potatoes' tech IPOs

MuleSoft shares are soaring on the company's public trading debut Friday, jumping more than 46 percent to $24.84 per share as of this afternoon. "Investors want to know there's a long-term growth trajectory for the company". Last year the company made a loss of roughly $48m, down nearly a quarter on the previous year, on $187.7m of revenue that was up around 70%, according to its IPO filing. Read More

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Outlast 2 Refused Classification In Australia, Here's Why

Outlast 2 Refused Classification In Australia, Here's Why

A report from Gamespot confirmed that the first-person survival video game, which was developed and published by Red Barrels, had been barred by Australia's Classification Board for its explicit content. This has lead to failure of classification game in Australia's Censor board. Outlast 2 has been refused classification in Australia due to breaking a general rule. Read More

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A Primer On Alexa Skill

A Primer On Alexa Skill

Amazon has announced that it is bringing its Amazon Alexa voice assistant to the iPhone, Alexa is being added to the Amazon App on the iPhone. That could also compel users just getting into the smart-home space to buy Alexa-compatible products over HomeKit-ready devices (but there is overlap between those two device groups, too). Read More

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LG's New G6 Smartphone Headed to Major US Carriers

LG's New G6 Smartphone Headed to Major US Carriers

Freebies with cellular contracts are usually pretty basic, but LG has opted to up the ante with regards to the free items that buyers of the G6 would enjoy. If you order the device early, you might even get a chance to win a free Google Home. In case you switch to Verizon from another carrier, you will be getting the G6 for a slightly discounted price of $650 as part of the "Switcher" promotion. Read More

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