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Windows 10 Will Download Some Updates Even Over a Metered Connection

Reader AmiMoJo writes: Until now Windows 10 has allowed users to avoid downloading updates over metered (pay-per-byte) connections, to avoid racking up huge bills. Some users were setting their ethernet/wifi connections as metered in order to prevent.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotMar 20th, 2017

As Egnyte turns 10, it moves into data protection

 Egnyte had a big milestone last week. It turned 10 years old, which is a pretty big deal for a startup. The company has survived and even thrived, but as it moves into its second decade, it recognizes that it can’t live on file sync and s.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News3 hr. 39 min. ago

Memory Speed Affects Gaming Performance; An Intel Question

”After running through all of the tests, it appears that what I previously thought was an easy and clear answer is in fact more complicated. With the evidence provided I can safely say that memory can play a large role in some games over a.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcstatsRelated News3 hr. 39 min. ago

Looming legal fight raises fears over luxury phone maker Vertu’s survival

There are fears a looming legal fight between Vertu's new and former owners may threaten the company's survival. The news comes after a controversial acquisition deal earlier this year. The post Looming legal fight raises fears over luxury phone make.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News4 hr. 39 min. ago

Keyloggers: Beware this hidden threat

The American television series Mr. Robot introduces its viewers to a lot of hacking attacks, techniques, and tools. Most of it is based on actual methods and hardware, even if it is presented as far easier to do on the show than in real life. One.....»»

Category: topSource:  pcwRelated News5 hr. 3 min. ago

The Selfie Drone captures your best look on its own

Hammacher Schlemmer has been well known to produce some rather stunning devices and put them up for sale, and this particular model is something which not everyone would have thought of. Since drones ended up being all the rage some time ago, and the.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  coolest-gadgetsRelated News5 hr. 11 min. ago

I used the Xbox Design Lab to (almost) make a GameCube controller

All I wanted was some retro nostalgia, but instead I ended up with this monstrosity. It seemed like such a good idea at the time. After all, wasn't the GameCube a modern design classic, an example to the rest of the industry that you didn.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News5 hr. 11 min. ago

The best Windows tablets: top Windows tablets reviewed

Brace yourself for the best Windows tablets to take on the go. In 2001, Microsoft revealed its tablet PC specification to the world. It was a futuristic, pen-enabled idea contrived to encourage laptop makers to start building touchscreen device.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News5 hr. 11 min. ago

Amazon Will Offer Prime Video At Half-Price In All New Markets For Six More Months

An anonymous reader writes: Amazon is leaving no stones unturned with its Prime Video, which it expanded to over 200 international markets last December. For the last six months, the company has been offering Prime Video, the sticker price of which i.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News5 hr. 11 min. ago

Western Digital My Passport SSD Mini-Review

Flash-based external direct-attached storage (DAS) devices have evolved rapidly over the last few years. Starting with simple thumb drives that could barely saturate USB 2.0 bandwidth, we now see high-performance external SSDs. The full performance.....»»

Category: topSource:  anandtechRelated News5 hr. 11 min. ago

The best gaming keyboards in India

We've arranged a frequently updated list of the year's best gaming keyboards. Not everyone wants the low profile of today’s island-style keyboards. Some of us, instead, prefer the satisfying clicks and clacks of a mechanical gaming keybo.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News5 hr. 31 min. ago

Samsung’s fiery Galaxy Note 7 to rise from the ashes as the “Fandom Edition”

The Note 7 FE hits South Korean (and some other countries) on July 7. There have been whispers for some time that Samsung is planning to resurrect the fallen Galaxy Note 7, and now the ever-rel.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated News5 hr. 39 min. ago
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Looming legal fight creates fears over luxury phone maker Vertu’s survival

There are fears a looming legal fight between Vertu's new and former owners may threaten the company's survival, along with concerns bills and wages are not being paid correctly. The news comes after a controversial acquisition deal earlier this year.....»»

Category: topSource:  digitaltrendsRelated News5 hr. 47 min. ago

Mid-range smartphones to get lot more capable with Snapdragon 450

Qualcomm has officially revealed the Snapdragon 450 mid-ranged SoC featuring some camera and battery-life related enhancements. Qualcomm has freshly unveiled the Snapdragon 450 SoC earlier today at MWC Shanghai. The new chipset brings forth som.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated News6 hr. 23 min. ago

Amazon Will Offer Prime Video At Half-Price In All Markets For Six More Months

An anonymous reader writes: Amazon is leaving no stones unturned with its Prime Video, which it expanded to over 200 international markets last December. For the last six months, the company has been offering Prime Video, the sticker price of which i.....»»

Category: topSource:  slashdotRelated News6 hr. 23 min. ago

Wayra UK launches accelerator to tackle the ‘poverty premium’

 Wayra, the Telefónica backed accelerator network, is launching a new startup program in the UK that aims to tackle the so-called ‘poverty premium’ — whereby people on low incomes pay more for some goods and services. Read Mo.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated News6 hr. 31 min. ago

Arrests in UK over Microsoft scam calls

Two men and two women are arrested after a probe into an IT support scam......»»

Category: hdrSource:  bbcRelated News6 hr. 31 min. ago

Wemo Mini Smart Plug review: Compact, smart, and inexpensive

This smart plug works over Wi-Fi and with the Amazon Echo, Google Home, and—come this fall, Belkin says—Apple’s HomeKit ecosystem......»»

Category: mcitoshSource:  macworldRelated News6 hr. 39 min. ago

NASA’s quieter supersonic jet closer to reality as agency completes preliminary design of the X-plane

NASA has achieved a significant milestone in developing a quieter supersonic passenger jet that can safely travel over land. The US space agency completed the preliminary design review (PDR) of its Quiet Supersonic Transport (QueSST) aircraft design......»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related News6 hr. 55 min. ago

Steve Carell"s response to his new "silver fox" reputation is classic Steve Carell

Everyone knows Steve Carell is funny, but some people are only just noticing something else about him: the guy is a total heartthrob. SEE ALSO: 40 celeb hotties who are aging like a fine chianti Just look at him here, casually rocking his new grey ha.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated News6 hr. 55 min. ago