FBI helps cops unlock another iPhone
Published in Mobiles


FBI untouchable while iPhone wide open 

The FBI is really rubbing it into Apple by offering to unlock some Apple gear for coppers investigating a murder.

Carrier dissatisfaction with Google growing
Published in Mobiles


AT&T looks to Cyanogen

Carrier dissatisfaction with the Android maker Google is growing as more of them look to alternatives to curb what they perceive as the search engine outfit’s inflexibility.

Samsung has got its mojo back
Published in Mobiles


Galaxy S7 selling better than expected


It looks like Samsung is back on track with its Galaxy S7 and selling more than expected, just as its main rival Apple appears to be stuck in neutral.

Kingston expands Cloud headset range
Published in Wearables


HyperX Cloud Revolver pre-order tomorrow


HyperX, a division of Kingston has told us that its HyperX Cloud Revolver headset will ship May 9 and is available for pre-order tomorrow.

Falling iPhone sales hit Foxconn’s bottom line
Published in News


Apple addiction causing a few problems

Foxconn saw its net profit fall as interest in it is key partner, Apple, falls.

Upcoming Far Cry Primal (2016) update adds 4K textures
Published in Games


New "Survival Mode" with additional gameplay difficulty coming too


An upcoming free update for the PC version of Far Cry Primal (2016), Ubisoft Montreal’s latest installment in the Far Cry franchise, will soon add 4K textures to the game in beautiful 3840x2160p resolution, along with a new “Survival Mode” with optional “permadeath” feature that should increase overall difficulty of gameplay by several orders depending on the level of difficulty chosen.

Meizu confirms Helio X25 exclusivity
Published in Processors


MediaTek preaches open hands policy

Meizu will exclusively launch with Helio X25 processor and the CEO of Meizu has confirmed this on the public channel, but still, MediaTek responds that it is likely to expect more Helio X25 devices at later date.

Futuremark releases Slingshot Extreme benchmark for iOS and Android
Published in Mobiles


Now runs at 2560x1440p with Metal API and OpenGL ES 3.1

On Tuesday, Futuremark released a new version of their popular Slingshot benchmark app for iOS and Android mobile devices, this time complete with the hardware-accelerated OpenGL ES 3.1 API for Android devices and Metal API for Apple devices.

Activision could set new Call of Duty in space
Published in Games


Pushing for sci-fi shooter

According to latest rumors, the next Call of Duty could be set in space, making it the first sci-fi shooter in the series.

EVGA officially launches the new SC 17 gaming notebook
Published in Notebooks


17-incher with Core i7-6820HK and GTX 980M

Officially unveiled back at CES 2016 show in January, EVGA has now officially launched its new 17-inch SC 17 gaming notebook, packing some serious hardware and overclocking capability.