Wednesday, 28 Sep 2016

Xiaomi's new Mi 5s has an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner

Xiaomi's new Mi 5s has an ultrasonic fingerprint scanner

Xiaomi has just unveiled the Mi 5s and Mi 5s Plus, successors to this year's Mi 5. The devices include improved cameras, and a dual camera setup on the 5 Plus, as well as an interesting new ultrasonic fingerprint scanner built under the glass display panel at the bottom of the phones.

HERE will allow Mercedes, BMW and Audi cars to share real-time driving data

HERE will allow Mercedes, BMW and Audi cars to share real-time driving data

Digital mapping company HERE will allow cars from Mercedes-Benz, BMW and Audi, to share real-time driving data to improve navigation.

EFF asks HP to “make amends for its self-destructing printers”

EFF asks HP to “make amends for its self-destructing printers”

A firmware update from HP has apparently caused many HP printers to stop functioning after the printers detected that third-party inks were used.

LG said to postpone the launch of its mobile payment system to 2017

LG said to postpone the launch of its mobile payment system to 2017

Korean media NewsOne claims that LG has postponed the launch of its mobile payment system to 2017. Hit the link to find out why!

Tuesday, 27 Sep 2016

Ride, tap and go. Grab adds support for Android Pay

Ride, tap and go. Grab adds support for Android Pay

Paying for your GrabCar and GrabTaxi rides just got a lot easier as Grab has just announced support for Android Pay.

Windows 10 now on 400 million devices

Windows 10 now on 400 million devices

This figure was shared at the Microsoft Ignite conference, where the company also announced that threat intelligence is now being shared across its Windows Defender Advanced Threat Protection and Office 365 Advanced Threat Protection services.

SanDisk launches affordable Ultra Dual Drive m3.0 for Android smartphones

SanDisk launches affordable Ultra Dual Drive m3.0 for Android smartphones

The SanDisk Ultra Dual Drive m3.0 is an affordable thumb drive for Android devices that support USB On-The-Go, offering transfer speeds of up to 150MB/s.

Some Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones may need a second replacement

Some Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones may need a second replacement

Thousands of consumers have already exchanged their Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphones, but some have had to exchange their phones twice, due to faulty displays and an overheating problem that rapidly drains power while being charged.

The iPhone 7 may not sell as well as the iPhone 6s

The iPhone 7 may not sell as well as the iPhone 6s

KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo believes that the sales of the iPhone 7 this year will not be higher than that of the iPhone 6s in 2015. Hit the link to find out why!

Monday, 26 Sep 2016

(╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻ with ease with Google Hangout's new shortcuts

(╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻ with ease with Google Hangout's new shortcuts

Google has quietly added a bunch of ASCII emoticon shortcuts to the latest Hangouts update (v13) for Android and Chrome browser. The emoticons range from /facepalm (-‸ლ) to everyone's favorite /tableflip (╯°□°)╯︵ ┻━┻. View the full list inside.

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