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Some users of Google's Project Fi are affected with data outages. The problem is occurring in different parts of the world. Google does not have an ETA on a when a fix will be available. Read more...

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CES was the big event this week, and we got a lot of Microsoft-related stories. But the Spectre and Meltdown fixes were still in the news, especially in relation to AMD chips. Catch up on the week. Read more...

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HTC's upcoming mid-range smartphone allegedly dubbed, the U11 EYEs was leaked yesterday and most of its hardware specifications have also been uncovered before its planned launch next week. Read more...

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The Cupertino-based tech giant is coming under increasing scrutiny as four more U.S. lawmakers have now sent letters to the company seeking more information on its admitting to slowing older phones. Read more...

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Neverware has updated CloudReady to version 61.3. The Chromium OS-based distribution now comes with an updated kernel to protect against Meltdown as well as the new app launcher seen in Chrome OS 61. Read more...

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In what may feel like a dream come true for Windows Phone enthusiasts, some developers were able to jerry-rig a tech demo of a Lumia 1520 running Windows 10 for ARM - with limited functionality. Read more...

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Microsoft Edge for Android has been updated to version 1.0.0.1552. This update brings new features such as support for Android 8 adaptive icons, and a new reading mode experience, among other changes. Read more...

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This weekend's PC game deals include a brand new Humble Bundle with games from Tripwire Interactive, a Winter sale that is quite late to the party, a DRM-free new year's resolution sale, and more. Read more...

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In an interview that confirmed that Face Unlock would also be ported to the OnePlus 3 and 3T after its recent appearance on the 5, Pete Lau mentioned that the company's next handset will land in Q2. Read more...

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This year, it looks like Google and its partners will be pushing 180-degree cameras. Yi is one of the first partners, announcing its Horizon VR180 Camera, which will be released in spring. Read more...

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The next update for Epic Game's increasingly popular Fortnite Battle Royale will bring with it improvements to the map, including a new city, distinct biomes and other points of interest. Read more...

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A new flaw discovered in the remote access monitoring AMT technology found in Intel processors can be used to take complete control over a laptop and circumvent all security measures. Read more...

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After making its debut at E3 2017, the new Duke controller from Hyperkin is ready to make its debut to retail. The controllers with its OLED display will be available to purchase at the end of March. Read more...

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Amazon is continually trying to improve its smart assistant to differentiate it from the multitude of competitors out there. One way is to allow Alexa to impart her own opinions into the conversation. Read more...

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According to a new report, the company's rumoured foldable smartphone has reached the final stages of R&D, with the company choosing to showcase the device to select partners at CES 2018. Read more...

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A Chinese court this week ruled against Samsung in an ongoing patent dispute with Huawei. The company has also been instructed to stop sales of all products that use the technology in question. Read more...

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This year at CES, Razer unveiled its latest concept, called Project Linda. Using the new Razer Phone, it docks it into a laptop where a trackpad would be, which can then be controlled by a mouse. Read more...

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Malware is never fun, but even more frustrating when it targets software aimed at kids. Such is the case with Adult Swine, an app that targets games and then installs pornographic ads in them. Read more...

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Samsung went big on its new TVs this year, literally. It announced a 146-inch MicroLED TV that can actually be resized without compromising performance, along with an 85-inch 8K QLED TV. Read more...

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Google has announced that its cloud systems do are not impacted with performance hits after it applied a patch dubbed Retpoline. Google plans to share the patch with others in the industry. Read more...

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The PC market has been in a slump for the last several years, but the recently concluded holiday season seems to offer hope that shipments of PCs are finally stabilizing and primed for a turnaround. Read more...

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Microsoft's Partner Showcase at CES 2018 included a number of the third-party devices that were announced at the event, such as the Lenovo Miix 630, HP Z 3D Camera, Spectre 15 x360, and more. Read more...

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Every online games store is eventually going to have a sale. Steam is the most high profile, but Humble also offers good discounts. The latter has launched its winter sale with some big savings. Read more...

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SecondHands is an EU-funded robot that is being developed to assist with menial and laborious jobs. The online supermarket Ocado will be seeing how best it can help its technicians in its warehouses. Read more...

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LG is always one of the more fun booths to visit at CES, and this year was no different. It included an OLED Canyon, new super-thin TVs, a display of the V30 on top of OLED TVs, and more. Read more...

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