JP Morgan Chase CEO Says He Regrets Calling Bitcoin a Fraud

He said that initial coin offerings - a form of cryptocurrency fundraising used by many blockchain startups - had to be looked at "individually". In September, Dimon denounced the bitcoin cryptocurrency as a fraud , and said it was bound to fail. More..

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Trump wants immigration compromise - and border wall
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Trump wants immigration compromise - and border wall

In a fascinating give-and-take, Democrats argued for a simple bill that only deals with DACA and illegal immigrant "Dreamers", while the President said again and again that he wants those items tied together,...More..

Kanye West rapped on the phone for dying young fan
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Kanye West rapped on the phone for dying young fan

Sadly, the fan passed away not long after the conversation. 'We are praying for her family, ' she tweeted to her almost 60 million followers. "I think Kim was there too". Before anyone claims this might have ...More..

Assassin's Creed Origins gets its first story expansion this month
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Assassin's Creed Origins gets its first story expansion this month

Ever since Assassin's Creed Origins launched late last October, Ubisoft has supported it through the months with a number of title updates, events, and items. The patch will increase the Heka Chest loot poo...More..

Closed Beta to Set Sail on January 24th
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Closed Beta to Set Sail on January 24th

GMT on January 24 to 8 a.m. GMT on January 29 (4 a.m. PST on January 24 to 12 a.m. PST on January 29), which gives pirates a full five days of sailing, shanties and shenanigans". Whether you end up playing the ...More..

Vuzix Launches Alexa-Enabled Digital Glasses
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Vuzix Launches Alexa-Enabled Digital Glasses

LOUIS, Mo. _Amazon's digital assistant is making its way from speakers, mirrors, and appliances to some smart glasses. As time goes by, the list will grow even further, which could ultimately position Alexa a...More..

Microsoft Pauses Windows Security Updates to AMD Devices
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Microsoft Pauses Windows Security Updates to AMD Devices

Users took to the company's support forums en masse, with the bulk of complaints coming from users with Windows machines running on AMD chips. Microsoft has identified a compatibility issue with a small n...More..

New PS4 Beta Incoming, January Console Launch and Future PC Version
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

New PS4 Beta Incoming, January Console Launch and Future PC Version

The Monster Hunter franchise started off on the PlayStation 2 in 2004 but then surprisingly became a Nintendo exclusive for many years. Monster Hunter World marks the return of the series to consoles. Wit...More..

CES 2018: Samsung Notebook 7 Spin with faster processors, fingerprint scanner unveiled
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

CES 2018: Samsung Notebook 7 Spin with faster processors, fingerprint scanner unveiled

The Active Pen is the new Notebook 7 Spin's flawless companion for when users are attending meetings, listening to lectures or participating in conference calls. At the heart, there is an 8th-generation Intel...More..

Apple Releases Security Updates for Spectre CPU Flaw
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Apple Releases Security Updates for Spectre CPU Flaw

The update comes with a crucial Spectre fix for Safari, so be sure to update your machines as soon as you can. While we were sleeping Apple dropped an update for iOS users that addresses Spectre - the two v...More..

Family Hub: Samsung latest's voice-controlled takes smartness to a next level
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Family Hub: Samsung latest's voice-controlled takes smartness to a next level

Along with a literal wall of a television , and new QLEDs with AI for 8K , Samsung's "First Look: event ahead of CES 2018 had some news about Bixby , SmartThings and Universal Guide". The new Samsung Fam...More..

Byton Electric SUV Concept at CES looks a convincing Chinese challenge
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Byton Electric SUV Concept at CES looks a convincing Chinese challenge

Starting at just $45,000, its all-electric SUV gets a range up to 323 miles per charge. Founded in 2016, Future Mobility Corporation (later changed its name to Byton) is a startup backed by created to reshape t...More..

NVIDIA GeForce Experience can now add hipster filters to your games
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

NVIDIA GeForce Experience can now add hipster filters to your games

Here, we explain what Nvidia GeForce Now is, along with how to install it on your PC or Mac. Also making its way into GeForce experience is a new Freestyle feature which brings a range of Instagram-style pi...More..

Now some AMD PC owners post crash reports
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Now some AMD PC owners post crash reports

By now Windows users should have received the patches Microsoft released yesterday to plug the widespread Meltdown bug and its companion Spectre, which expose most computers and phones to speculative executio...More..

Acer Announces The World's Thinnest Laptop
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Acer Announces The World's Thinnest Laptop

Among all the new offerings, the new Acer Swift 7 is perhaps the most interesting one. The new Acer Switch 7 offers a 14-inch display and not a 13.3-inch screen like the predecessor. The laptop offers 8GB L...More..

Google brings Android Pay and Google Wallet together under Google Pay banner
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Google brings Android Pay and Google Wallet together under Google Pay banner

Meanwhile, users looking to make online or in-app payments can simply select Google Pay as their payment option when checking out on one of the sites that support it. Users often have to struggle with multiple ...More..

Amazon's Alexa Coming to Windows PCs
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Amazon's Alexa Coming to Windows PCs

He says that each assistant "brings aspects the other lacks", highlighting Alexa's skill at shopping and music, and Cortana's natural Windows integration. In an Acer press release , Jerry Kao, President of IT ...More..

New 8th-Gen Intel Core CPUs with Radeon targets creative professionals
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

New 8th-Gen Intel Core CPUs with Radeon targets creative professionals

The other tier is designed for systems that can handle a power draw of 100 watts: compact desktops and all-in-ones, for example, or what Intel refers to as 1.2-liter systems (73 cubic inches). Engadget notes ...More..

Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra selfie smartphones launched at CES 2018
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

Sony Xperia XA2, Xperia XA2 Ultra selfie smartphones launched at CES 2018

It's not built into the power button as on some Sony smartphones, but instead resides below the camera on the rear panel. The smaller Xperia XA2 also features just one front-facing camera - the 8-megapixel wide...More..

LG Display has made a 65-inch rollable OLED
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

LG Display has made a 65-inch rollable OLED

Now the company is back at CES 2018 this year with an even more impressive version: a 65-inch OLED TV with the same rollable function and a 4K resolution. For those who don't want their TVs dominating the liv...More..

by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Nintendo Switch is the Fastest-Selling Console of All Time

After one of the finest years in the company's history, you have to wonder just how Nintendo can top 2017. When Nintendo announced the Nintendo Switch many gamers and analysts thought that it will fail and it...More..

Apple accused of overcharging for iPhone battery replacements
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Apple accused of overcharging for iPhone battery replacements

Just hurry up and do it. In Korea, Apple is cutting the battery replacement cost from $95 to $32 through this year. Apple , in a note to customers published Thursday , said its intention is to "delive...More..

OnePlus 5T Sandstone White hands-on
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

OnePlus 5T Sandstone White hands-on

You won't be able to get the cheaper 6GB/64GB configuration in white though, with the black OnePlus 5T your only option if you're looking to save a little bit of money. Second, a white masking layer was coate...More..

Apple's battery replacement program may lead to 16M lost sales of iPhones
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Apple's battery replacement program may lead to 16M lost sales of iPhones

Apple last month admitted that in recent years its iOS software intentionally slow the performance of older iPhones when the batteries degraded. The current iPhone battery saga certainly hasn't gone under...More..

LG serves up helper robots for airports, hotels and shopping
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

LG serves up helper robots for airports, hotels and shopping

The three robots joining the newly dubbed "CLOi Family" of robots include a serving robot for hotels, a porter robot for airports, and a shopping cart robot for supermarkets. It will also help them locate...More..

Gander Outdoors Opening Store in York, Pennsylvania
by | Saturday, January 06, 2018

Gander Outdoors Opening Store in York, Pennsylvania

After months of back and forth news, the CEO of Camping World said this week that Cedar Rapids is on the list to get a new Gander Outdoors , the successor to Gander Mountain. The sale was approved in May of ...More..

Mad Catz To Show Off Three New Products At CES 2018
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Mad Catz To Show Off Three New Products At CES 2018

The third party peripheral giant used up all nine lives and died in March a year ago, but is due to return under new management, showing a collection of products at CES 2018 next week ahead of a full relaunch...More..

Airlines Cancel Flights Ahead Of 'Bomb Cyclone'
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Airlines Cancel Flights Ahead Of 'Bomb Cyclone'

Airlines bracing for the weather issued waivers for travelers heading through essentially the entire East Coast, allowing people to change their flights without fees. Still, we found at least one person who b...More..

Jimmy Iovine Set To Depart Apple Music In August
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

Jimmy Iovine Set To Depart Apple Music In August

It is believed his departure is timed to his Apple shares fully vesting, sources tell Billboard . Apple Music is headed by Robert Kondrk, who reports to content boss Eddy Cue . Apple, for the record, de...More..

HP Recalls 50000 Laptop Batteries Due To Overheating Concerns
by | Friday, January 05, 2018

HP Recalls 50000 Laptop Batteries Due To Overheating Concerns

HP is recalling batteries in its notebook computers and mobile workstations. Only 0.1% of computers sold globally between 2015 and 2017 are impacted by the recall, which is still a substantial amount. "We a...More..