Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 photo confirms 5G support

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 photo confirms 5G support

Last week Xiaomi showed off a render of the upcoming Mi Mix 3 flagship that revealed its notch-dodging slider mechanism, and now product management director Donovan Sung has followed up with a photo confirming another feature: 5G support. The phone is set to be launched in October, far earlier than any 5G networks are going […]

Microsoft: You complain Skype’s too complicated, so we’ve redesigned it again

Microsoft: You complain Skype’s too complicated, so we’ve redesigned it again

Microsoft has redesigned Skype once again, after taking on customer complaints that the addition of features from Snapchat “overcomplicated” the app. As a result of user feedback, Microsoft has decided to kill off Highlights, a feature that let users post a collection of photos that friends could react to. Highlights was Skype’s answer to Snapchat […]

‘Fortnite’ Stream Scheduled to Reveal The Getaway LTM Gameplay

‘Fortnite’ Stream Scheduled to Reveal The Getaway LTM Gameplay

By Tanner Dedmon – September 2, 2018 Watch Fortnite #SummerSkirmish at PAX | Qualifiers (Day 2) from Fortnite on www.twitch.tv Fortnite players can get their first look at the new Limited Time Mode called “Getaway” Sunday night during a special gameplay stream that showcases the new game mode. (Photo: Epic Games) In a […]

You Can Purchase Different Homes In Cyberpunk 2077

You Can Purchase Different Homes In Cyberpunk 2077

By Tyler Fischer – September 1, 2018 (Photo: CD Projekt) Polish developer CD Projekt Red has revealed that players will be able to purchase multiple, different apartments in Cyberpunk 2077, however, the game won’t feature any type of companion system. The former news comes way of the game’s official Facebook account, which when interacting […]

Huawei’s Google Home clone has Alexa inside

Huawei’s Google Home clone has Alexa inside

I didn’t test the connectivity here at the show, but I did get to hear how the speaker sounds. Well, how Alexa sounds, anyway. The demo devices weren’t connected to any music service, so we couldn’t play any actual music. I can tell you that the Cube gets impressively loud, and its audio quality seemed […]

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme stretches 15 inches to kill the MacBook Pro

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme stretches 15 inches to kill the MacBook Pro

Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Extreme has a mission: to kill the MacBook Pro 15. I’m not just saying that to manufacture drama, either. A Lenovo representative straight-out told me, “this is our MacBook Pro killer,” during our briefing on the product. I could say, “crummy MacBook butterfly keyboard vs. legendary ThinkPad keyboard? No contest. End of […]

Blue Yeti Nano Review & Rating

Blue Yeti Nano Review & Rating

Blue keeps churning out variations on a recipe it has come close to mastering: the USB microphone. The Yeti Nano, at $99.99, is a more affordable take on the company’s popular (and more expensive) Yeti mic. It differs in that it has fewer polar patterns to choose from, but it still offers a cardioid pattern […]

This Amazon Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Cube deal shouldn’t be missed

This Amazon Fire TV Stick and Fire TV Cube deal shouldn’t be missed

Amazon’s Fire TV Stick is getting a rare sale, with the streaming set-top box also bringing the Alexa-powered Fire TV Cube in on the action. The two devices promise an easy upgrade for an existing TV to access both on-demand and live content, including TV shows and movies, and music. They also take advantage of […]

Apple & US carriers partner on 200GB iCloud promo ahead of new iPhones

Apple & US carriers partner on 200GB iCloud promo ahead of new iPhones

  By Roger Fingas Sunday, August 26, 2018, 05:16 pm PT (08:16 pm ET) Apple and the four major U.S. carriers are offering two free months of iCloud’s 200-gigabyte tier to some people looking to upgrade their iPhone this fall. The promo, noticed on Reddit, is only available to new (paid) iCloud customers, and is […]

First drive: Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak pick-up concept

First drive: Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak pick-up concept

The transversely mounted engine channels its drive to all four wheels through an eight-speed torque-converter-equipped automatic gearbox, providing both high and low-range gearing via an Active Control function.  Performance figures haven’t been confirms for the concept, but Volkswagen suggests the Tanoak can achieve 0-60mph in 8.5sec, with a limited top speed of 118mph. A claimed […]