HARDWARE

Sapphire TriXX Utility 6.0.0 Released Now Available To Download

Sapphire as today released a new version of its TriXX Utility graphics card overclocking application in the form of version 6.0.0 which allows users to easily monitor, tweak the clock their graphics cards from an easy to use Windows desktop control panel. The Sapphire TriXX Utility as you might have guessed has been created for Sapphire graphics cards, but is also compatible with a wide variety of other graphics cards created by alternative manufacturers. Features of the new Sapphire TriXX…

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ATOM Intelligent Security Camera

Anyone in the market for a security camera might be interested in a new device called the ATOM which has been created by Amaryllo International and provides a wealth of features setting it apart from other security cameras. The ATOM is capable of detecting human faces and can even communicate to people as well as auto track intruders and can even scan your email inbox for new messages if required. Watch the video below to learn more about this new…

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Analogue NT Mini Doesn't Restrict You To 30 NES Titles

If you were looking forward to purchasing the new NES Classic console which was unveiled by Nintendo a few months back, but were then disappointed to learn that it would be limited to just 30 classic games. You might be worth giving the new Analogue NT Mini little further investigation. The latest Nt mini console builds on the technology and design of the Analogue Nt console which was launched back in 2014 and provide support for more than 2000 titles…

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Raspberry Pi Zero Pimoroni Enviro pHAT Now Available From Adafruit

Adafruit has this week announced the arrival of the new Raspberry Pi Zero Pimoroni Enviro pHAT which is equipped with four different sensors enabling users to measure temperature, light, pressure and colour as well as three axis motion, compass heading and analog inputs. The tiny Enviro pHAT simply slots onto the top of a Raspberry Pi Zero mini PC and provides up to 10 different variables to use on your next project. The pHAT is powered directly from the Pi…

Gadgets

Some last-minute thoughts about Apple’s earnings

In about an hour, Apple will announce its quarterly earnings. So you’ll soon be able to read all about it on TechCrunch as we have a team ready to look at all these numbers and find out if they’re moving up or down. But I’m going to use this opportunity to give you a few thoughts about what’s going to happen and what you should look for. The iPhone is quickly entering the early majority part of the product adoption…

Gadgets

Grover lets you rent electronics on the cheap

Shopping online for electronics can be overwhelming. First you have the tech blog reviews, and then the forums, and then the product page itself. Finding the right product, at the right price, can be difficult. That’s where Grover (formerly ByeBuy) comes in. For roughly 5 percent of the retail price, users can rent electronics for a month and try before they buy. Plus, users can extend their rental experience up to a year, paying a monthly fee for holding on…

Smartphones

Samsung Pay Is 1 Year Old

Samsung has announced that its Samsung Pay mobile payment system is one year old and the company also released some details on how many transactions had been processed in the last year. According to Samsung nearly 100 million transactions have been processed in seven countries since Samsung Pay launched. “Since its introduction a year ago, Samsung Pay continues to lead mobile payments by providing services that are simple, secure and virtually anywhere,” said Injong Rhee, CTO and EVP of Software…

Smartphones

BlackBerry Priv And DTEK50 Get Update To Patch QuadRooter Vulnerability

BlackBerry has announced that it is released a software update for the BlackBerry Priv and BlackBerry DTEK50, to patch the QuadRooter Vulnerabilities. You can see more details about the software update for both handsets below and you can install the updates by going to Settings / About phone / System updates on your device. Earlier this month, over 20,000 of the world’s top computer hackers and security experts flocked to Las Vegas for Black Hat USA and DEF CON 24,…

Smartphones

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The new Samsung Galaxy Note 7 launches in the US on the 19th of August and we recently heard that Verizon had started shipping out pre-orders of the handset to customers early. Now it looks like T-Mobile has also started shipping out pre-orders of the device earlier than planned and many people should receive their handsets earlier thank expected. The Galaxy Note 7 has been an incredibly popular device for Samsung so far and the company has had to push…

Smartphones

Nextbit Robin Now Comes In Red

Nextbit have launched a new color option for their Nextbit Robin smartphone, the handset is now available in red or Ember as Nextbit calls it. The device recently had its price dropped worldwide fro, $399 to $299 and it now comes in a choice of three colors. The Robin is equipped with a 5.2 inch Full HD display with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels and it comes with Gorilla Glass 4. The handset features a Snapdragon 808 processor…

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Ethernet Adapter For iOS Devices (video)

Rebotnix Technologies based in Germany has this week unveiled a new Ethernet adapter they have designed for iOS devices, allowing you to, when necessary, connect your iOS device to a network via a wired connection. This RB-Connect Ethernet adapter has been specifically designed to provide fast Ethernet connectivity for your Apple iOS straight from the box and is now available to back via Kickstarter priced at €99. Watch the promotional video below to learn more about its construction, design and…

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Lightpack 2 HDMI Smart Lighting System Launches Via Kickstarter (video)

Woodenshark has once again taken to the Kickstarter crowdfunding website to raise funds for their new Lightpack 2 smart lighting system that has been specifically designed to drastically improve your gaming and viewing experience on large screen TVs. Unlike their previous smart lighting system which was specifically designed for computers, the latest solution is a completely stand-alone version that can be used with games consoles, computers and media centres all connecting via HDMI cables. In addition to the Lightpack 2…