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Hyundai's new Veloster gets meaner look

Hyundai caused a stir in the sports-car world when it introduced the Veloster , a fun little auto with such original ideas as having one door on the left side ...


Honda Accord, Lincoln Navigator and Volvo XC60 Take top Honors at NAIAS

This marked the second year that the prestigious awards had three winners instead of two, as the Truck/Utility class had been split two years ago. Among the K...


Smartphone fingerprint scanning heads to mainstream

As expected, vivo is demonstrating the first smartphone with an in-screen fingerprint sensor right here at CES 2018 . As for the smartphone, Vivo has s...


Twitch deal for Overwatch league earns Blizzard $90 million

Blizzard has deployed a new patch to Overwatch , but this isn't your usual bug fixes and balance tweaks (although those are there too). There is no confirma...


YouTube Puts Logan Paul Film On Hold, Removes Him From Preferred Program

In an emailed statement on Wednesday, a spokesperson for YouTube said , "In light of recent events, we have made a decision to remove Logan Paul's channels...


Dropbox confidentially files for IPO

The music streaming provider is pursuing an unusual direct listing that will not have any underwriters backing it, an arrangement that could create additional...


LG Display 65-Inch UHD Rollable OLED TV features

Clever AI technology inside the TV upgrades whatever is being displayed to close-to-8K quality. Meanwhile, plasmas use UV light by triggering pockets of gas t...


Facebook Dismisses Claim WhatsApp Chat Groups Can Be Infiltrated

While researchers say that infiltration to group chats and spying on users can be done secretly , WhatsApp spokesperson told Wired that it's impossible. In...


Super Mario Odyssey getting free minigame and outfit DLC

In "Hide It" mode, players have a certain amount of time to hide a balloon. Announced in today's Nintendo Direct Mini, Luigi's Balloon World is a new comp...


"Big Little Lies" Absolutely Dominated At The Golden Globes Because Duh

Maisel " won Golden Globes last night and are now available for streaming. But the night's heaviest haul of hardware in the TV awards went to " Big Little L...


Acer Chromebook 11 with USB Type-C launched, priced from $249

Like all newly released Chromebooks , the Acer CB311 will come with Android Apps out of the box so you can get your Candy Crush on with no delay. Acer ha...


TCL Debuts Alto Roku Smart Sound Bar

Others said that Hisense are a struggling brand in the United States and Europe and had no choice but to aquire the Toshiba brand in an effort to take on arch r...


Meltdown and Spectre: Microsoft's bug fix reportedly crocking AMD PCs

The PC industry is still trying to come to grips with the fallout from the revelation of the Meltdown and Spectre chip vulnerabilities . Microsoft offers guida...


Fired Engineer Says Google Discriminated Based on His 'Male Gender,' 'Caucasian Race'

James Damore, who was sacked in August for internally circulating a manifesto that argued Google's gender pay gap was the result of genetic inferiority, said...


Senate Bill to Restore Net Neutrality Achieves Important Milestone

Net neutrality-the principal that Internet service providers must treat all data on the Internet equally and not block, throttle, or charge extra or access to...


Samsung's New AI Technology Converts Any Video To 8K

It will be globally launched in the second half of this year beginning with Korean and American markets. "It's groundbreaking", said Andrew Sivori, vice presi...


HP Issues Recall of 50000 Laptop Batteries Due to Fire Risk

The recall involves lithium-ion batteries for HP Notebook computers and mobile workstations. Affected laptops include the HP Probook 65x, HP x360 310 G2, HP...


Arsenal manager Wenger banned for three matches after admitting misconduct charge

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte thinks his side should be "disappointed" to only get a point from their 2-2 draw against Arsenal on Wednesday night. Rather than c...


Nintendo Switch fastest selling console of all time — Tech Trendspotting

Since the system became available on March 3, 2017, Nintendo has sold almost 5 million units in the U.S. That 10-month pace surpasses the previous record hold...


Paladins Announces Battle Royale Game Mode, 'Battlegrounds'

While we don't have official gameplay available (yet), the new mode will be available in 2018 for free to anyone who plays Paladins which is now available on ...