Windows 10 users will have the option to install firmware updates via peer-to-peer connection. An upcoming preview of the OS by Microsoft reveals the new option.
The new functionality will allow users to install updates more quickly – via PC’s on a local network, or a combination of PCs and Microsoft servers. Read more »
Users in the United Kingdom will be able to try out Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge from tomorrow onwards. The smartphone power couple will be available to purchase on April 10.
The hot flagship smartphones will be on display in Samsung Experience Stores throughout the UK. Read more »
Fancy an Iron Man-themed Samsung Galaxy S6 edge? You might soon be in luck as concept renders of the hot flagship smartphone dressed in the livery of Marvel’s Avengers made the rounds on the web.
The images reveal the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge with a color scheme that matches an Avengers team member. Read more »
Asus released a brand new promo video of the ZenFone 2. The characterful mid-range handset was officially priced in its native Taiwan a couple of days ago.
Unsurprisingly, the video focuses on the stellar hardware that the Asus ZenFone 2 has to offer. Read more »
According to a report by the research firm IDC, Apple will ship roughly 60 million iPad tablets in 2015. The Cupertino giant moved 63.4 million slates last year.
IDC projects Apple to capture 25.6% of the tablet market this year – down from 27.6% in 2014. Read more »
Google updated its popular Messenger app for Android. Version 1.2 of the application is now available to download and install from Google Play.
The new Google Messenger build brings a couple of new features to users. Read more »
The freshly announced Huawei MediaPad X2 got priced in Europe. Amazon has listed the 7” tablet with phone cellular network connectivity in Germany and Italy.
In Germany, the MediaPad X2 costs €349 for a 16GB model with 2GB of RAM in silver. Read more »
Hot on the heels of the new MacBook’s debut, the manufacturer of digital storage solutions LaCie launched an external hard drive with USB-C connector. The metal-clad storage solution is designed by Porsche Design, so it is certain to perfectly complement the sleek new notebook.
The LaCie Porsche Design Mobile Drive will be available with 500GB, 1TB, or 2TB of built-in storage. Read more »
Pandora for Android received a major update. Version 5.8 brings support for Google Now cards to the music streaming app.
Google Now support means that users can search for and play music straight from the search giant’s personal assistant. Read more »
Apple will help you go around the shortage of ports in the new Macbook with a dedicated accessory. Priced at $79, the USB-C multipart adapter will add a trio of ports to the sleek new notebook.
The multiport adapter by Apple will be available in two different configurations – one with VGA display port and one with HDMI solution. Read more »
According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, Google has Android version for virtual reality in the works. The new build will allow the search giant to compete with the likes of Facebook, which recently acquired Oculus for $2 billion.
Android for VR will be freely distributed just like its sibling for smartphones and tablets. Read more »
There is a charging band for Apple Watch coming our way. Dubbed Reserve Strap, the accessory will extend the wearable’s battery life by “up to 125%.”
Reserve Strap features built-in batteries and magnetic inducing charging. Read more »
According to a report in Bloomberg, Apple’s previously rumored 12.9” iPad won’t enter production until September. Past reports suggested that the full-size slate will launch as early as Q2 this year.
The Cupertino giant allegedly planned to begin manufacturing the tablet during this quarter. Read more »
NVIDIA showcased the ultra high-end Titan X graphics card during a press event in San Francisco. The company’s CEO boasted that the newcomer is “the most advanced GPU the world has ever seen.”
Titan X is built using NVIDIA’s Maxwell architecture. Read more »
Sony announced that it sold more than 20 million Playstation 4 units as of March 1 (20.2 million to be more precise). The hefty number indicates units in customers’ hands, not ones that have been shipped to retailers.
Unsurprisingly, Sony Playstation 4 marks the fastest growth in the history of the gaming franchise. Read more »