• GoPro cuts 20 percent of jobs, exits drone business on lower revenue
GoPro cuts 20 percent of jobs, exits drone business on lower revenue

In a day of dramatic developments for the action camera maker, GoPro has announced it is leaving the drone market and its CEO has effectively put the company up for sale. Morgan Stanley said in a research note yesterday that the price cut would make earnings growth hard in fiscal 2018. It will exit the market after selling its remaining invento...

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  • Overheating, melting, charring laptop batteries cause HP to recall 50000 battery packs
Overheating, melting, charring laptop batteries cause HP to recall 50000 battery packs

One report of a minor injury involving a first degree burn to the hand has also been documented. The recall affects batteries shipped with certain HP Probook, x360, Envy, Pavilion, and HP 11 notebook computers, plus certain HP ZBook mobile workstations.

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  • Apple cuts battery price, apologizes for slowing iPhones
Apple cuts battery price, apologizes for slowing iPhones

According to an analyst , if more people opt to take Apple's battery replacement deal instead of upgrading to a new model, the sales of iPhones in 2018 may take a hit. One of our favorites is Battery Life . However, the iPhone 6s Plus has a battery that was originally capable of 2,725 mAh, but now can only hold 2,300 mAh, or 84 percent of wha...

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  • OnePlus Announces the Limited Edition OnePlus 5T Sandstone White
OnePlus Announces the Limited Edition OnePlus 5T Sandstone White

Only the 8GB RAM/ 128GB inbuilt storage variant will be sold. The OnePlus 5T in sandstone white will go on sale January 9 at 10 am EST for $559/£499/€559 in the US, UK, and Europe, respectively. Called Sandstone White, it combines the texture from the classic Sandstone Black phone finishes with the brilliant white colour of the limited Silk Whi...

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  • Jurgen Klopp ecstatic after Virgil van Dijk's 'fairytale' Liverpool debut
Jurgen Klopp ecstatic after Virgil van Dijk's 'fairytale' Liverpool debut

He showed a lot of the things we want him to show in the future very often - heading, football-wise, first touch". Klopp said the match was not a showcase for the best football, describing it as a "proper fight" between the Merseyside rivals.

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  • Twitter explains why it won't ban Trump over controversial tweets
Twitter explains why it won't ban Trump over controversial tweets

Further, Twitter stated that a decision to shut down an account controlled by a country's leader "would also not silence that leader, but it would certainly hamper necessary discussion around their words and actions". Now there are calls for Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey - who has characterized Trump's use of the platform as "fascinating" and "complica...

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  • Amazon to Bid for Premier League Streaming Rights
Amazon to Bid for Premier League Streaming Rights

The auction for the Premier League's live rights pulled in 5.1 billion pounds ($6.9 billion) in 2015 after broadcasters Sky and BT bid against each for the rights for three seasons and carved them up between them. Amazon has held talks with English football's top-tier league as it continues its ambitious assembly of principal sports rights under th...

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  • HP Recalls Laptop Batteries For Overheating Risk
HP Recalls Laptop Batteries For Overheating Risk

The affected machines were sold at prices from $300 to $4,000 from December 2015 through December 2017 at Best Buy and other stores. "'During the reboot process, an option will be presented to enable Battery Safety Mode". Three reports have included property damage "totaling $4,500", says HP, and on report included a first-degree burn. HP has s...

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  • Mad Catz Is Coming Back, Sort Of
Mad Catz Is Coming Back, Sort Of

However, things took a turn for the worse in 2016 due to the massive losses incurred by the general failure of Rock Band 4 , which it published and manufactured controllers for. Mad Catz will indeed be coming back this year, as confirmed by company spokesman Alex Verrey, who was the director of communications for the first Mad Catz and now t...

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  • Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra, Xperia L Designs and Specifications Leaked
Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra, Xperia L Designs and Specifications Leaked

The design of Xperia L2 is inspired from current gen Xperia smartphones. According to sources, the upcoming Xperia XA2 , XA2 Ultra and L2 are going to use an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 instead of MediaTek processors. On the hardware front, the new Xperia XA2 may be powered by Snapdragon 630 processor coupled with 3GB of RAM and ...

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  • 'Red Dead Redemption 2's' Alleged June 2018 Release Date Leaked
'Red Dead Redemption 2's' Alleged June 2018 Release Date Leaked

This could indicate that the June release for Red Dead Redemption 2 is also correct. We're sure Rockstar's PR team has a plan but, if June 8 is indeed the new launch date, you would think The Game Awards earlier this month would have been the ideal time to make the final reveal.

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  • At least 9 dead in church shooting near Cairo, Egypt
At least 9 dead in church shooting near Cairo, Egypt

A boy holds yellow tape surrounding the site in front of Mar Mina church, in Helwan , Cairo on December 29, 2017. Through its Amaq media agency, IS stated that soldiers of "the Caliphate" attacked Christian worshipers and said one attacker was killed, according to security consulting firm and NBC News partner Flashpoint Intelligence.

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  • Motorola starts rolling Android Oreo update for the Moto X4
Motorola starts rolling Android Oreo update for the Moto X4

However, you won't notice any major UI changes. Along with the Android Oreo build, this update package contains December Android security patches as well. Do let us know in the comments if you see the update notification on your device. The instructions from Motorola say that for a successful installation, the battery in your phone should be ...

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  • Instagram to show
Instagram to show "Recommended Posts" on your home feed

In the meantime, the feature can not be actively turned off; however, when looking at the company's help page, instructions are given on how to temporarily hide the feature from populating your feed. The recommended shots, which are clearly labeled as such, will of course be selected by Instagram's carefully designed algorithms in the hope that eac...

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  • PUBG Xbox One patch brings new Squad mode features; Addresses lag
PUBG Xbox One patch brings new Squad mode features; Addresses lag

The closest competitor to today's numbers? You can pick up PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds from the Microsoft Store for $29.99. But some are still able to slip through the cracks of BattlEye somehow, even with the insane number of auto-bans.

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  • Amazon Merchants Sell One Billion Items Worldwide this Holiday
Amazon Merchants Sell One Billion Items Worldwide this Holiday

Amazon's press release is filled with all sorts of tidbits about top-selling items along with interesting factoids about logistics. The U.S. online retail giant Amazon announced Tuesday that it has sold more than 1 billion items from small businesses and entrepreneurs worldwide during the period from Thanksgiving to Christmas season.

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  • OnePlus 5 to get Face Unlock feature with Android Oreo stable update
OnePlus 5 to get Face Unlock feature with Android Oreo stable update

Christmas arrived one day early for OnePlus 5 owners! There is a new design for Quick Settings , as well as a new design for Lift up display. Meanwhile, a stable Android Oreo update has been released for OnePlus 5. Meanwhile, the Clock app received an alarm calendar feature. Despite not being as secure as Apple's implementation, OnePlus' Fa...

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  • Google might set up Pixel 2 retail stores in India
Google might set up Pixel 2 retail stores in India

The tentative timeline for the physical Google stores is in the latter part of 2018. Google has already hired a senior Apple executive to roll out the plan. This will be Google's second stab at physical outlets in the country. "We had done two stores as part of the pilot and then we could not proceed with the project as they did not meet with o...

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  • It's Not Just Money Dropped in Salvation Army Buckets
It's Not Just Money Dropped in Salvation Army Buckets

The event drew a large crowd from the community and was highlighted with a choral performance by local members of The Salvation Army, retelling the story of the birth of Jesus Christ. After getting some immediate help, he was directed to the adult rehabilitation center in Charlotte. "We had about 140 families sign up back in October and so we est...

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  • Apple sued in Chicago for slowing down older iPhones
Apple sued in Chicago for slowing down older iPhones

Apple has been hit with a class-action lawsuit , after admitting it deliberately slows down older models of iPhones. Apple admitted Thursday that the company does use software updates to slow down older devices. Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers brief remarks as U.S. President Donald Trump (R) and White House Director of the Office of American Inn...

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