Monster Galaxy S9 And Galaxy S9+ Leak Spills Tasty Press Images And Final Specs

Monster Galaxy S9 And Galaxy S9+ Leak Spills Tasty Press Images And Final Specs
As is often the case when it comes to such a popular device like Samsung’s Galaxy S series, the leaks for the 2018 renditions have been coming in at a fast and furious pace. Today, we have numerous new press images of both the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9+.
These are official images from Samsung that will likely be plastered all over the official

Source: Hot Hardware – Monster Galaxy S9 And Galaxy S9+ Leak Spills Tasty Press Images And Final Specs

Microsoft Cripples Legacy Windows Phone 7.5 And 8.0 Devices By Killing Push Notifications

Microsoft Cripples Legacy Windows Phone 7.5 And 8.0 Devices By Killing Push Notifications
Not everyone wants or needs to upgrade to a new smartphone every year (or even every two years). In fact, some people are quite content with their four- or five-year old devices and continue to use them to this day. However, for users of smartphones running legacy Windows Phone operating systems, Microsoft is making it harder to remain stuck

Source: Hot Hardware – Microsoft Cripples Legacy Windows Phone 7.5 And 8.0 Devices By Killing Push Notifications

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 Snapdragon 835 Tablet Rumored For MWC Debut

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 Snapdragon 835 Tablet Rumored For MWC Debut
A new Android tablet has made an appearance on GFXBench and it hints at Samsung releasing a Galaxy Tab S4 in the near future. The listing in GFXBench displays the model number SM-T835. If you follow these things, you know that Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S3 released last year has the model name SM-T825. It is therefore reasonable to assume that the

Source: Hot Hardware – Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 Snapdragon 835 Tablet Rumored For MWC Debut

Xbox One X And One S Soon Will Support 1440p Resolution Gaming

Xbox One X And One S Soon Will Support 1440p Resolution Gaming
Much of the hype surrounding the Xbox One X is that it supports 4K resolution gaming, assuming you own a compatible display and are trying to play a game that supports that resolution. Even without a 4K display, Microsoft’s user of supersampling meant that even gamers playing on a 1080p TV or monitor would benefit as well. Good stuff, but

Source: Hot Hardware – Xbox One X And One S Soon Will Support 1440p Resolution Gaming

Japan's Aspark Owl Electric Hypercar To Throwdown With Tesla Roadsters At 0 To 60 In Under 2 Seconds

Japan's Aspark Owl Electric Hypercar To Throwdown With Tesla Roadsters At 0 To 60 In Under 2 Seconds
When it comes to electric vehicles with breakneck acceleration, Tesla often comes to mind thanks to vehicles like the Model S and Roadster. However, a Japanese company, Aspark, is looking to put those EVs to shame.
We present you with the Aspark Owl, a low-slung electric hypercar that features one electric motor per axle.  When combined,

Source: Hot Hardware – Japan’s Aspark Owl Electric Hypercar To Throwdown With Tesla Roadsters At 0 To 60 In Under 2 Seconds

Google Project Zero Team Exposes Microsoft Edge Browser Exploit After Redmond Misses Deadline

Google Project Zero Team Exposes Microsoft Edge Browser Exploit After Redmond Misses Deadline
Google’s Project Zero team has publicly disclosed a security vulnerability in Microsoft’s Edge browser for Windows 10 after Microsoft failed to issue a patch in the allotted time. The Project Zero team alerted Microsoft of a bug relating to the browser’s Arbitrary Code Guard (ACG) back in November of last year. As is the team’s policy, companies

Source: Hot Hardware – Google Project Zero Team Exposes Microsoft Edge Browser Exploit After Redmond Misses Deadline

Intel Core i5-8269U Coffee Lake-U Quad-Core Processor Leaks

Intel Core i5-8269U Coffee Lake-U Quad-Core Processor Leaks
Apparently Intel is prepping another low power Coffee Lake-U processor for laptops and ultrabooks. The new chip, a Core i5-8269U, was discovered over at SiSoftware’s Sandra database. That means it is somewhere out in the wild, though there is no way of knowing if the benchmark entry represents a pre-release engineering sample or finalized

Source: Hot Hardware – Intel Core i5-8269U Coffee Lake-U Quad-Core Processor Leaks

This Microsoft Leak Exposes Limitations Of Windows 10 Experience On ARM Devices

This Microsoft Leak Exposes Limitations Of Windows 10 Experience On ARM Devices
Windows 10 on ARM has been billed as providing the best of both worlds for those looking for the ultimate productivity ultraportables. Qualcomm Snapdragon 835-powered devices running the operating system have compatibility with legacy Windows apps, yet deliver epic battery life in the 20+ hour range.
However, given that emulation is involved

Source: Hot Hardware – This Microsoft Leak Exposes Limitations Of Windows 10 Experience On ARM Devices

iPhone X Production Cut Reportedly Leaves Samsung Searching For New OLED Customers

iPhone X Production Cut Reportedly Leaves Samsung Searching For New OLED Customers
Apple may have put up some record numbers for revenue in its last earnings report, but the company reportedly isn’t seeing the kind of demand that it expected for the high-end iPhone X smartphone. Supposed weak demand has allegedly led Apple to slash production of the smartphone in 2018.

That reduced production means that Apple suppliers,

Source: Hot Hardware – iPhone X Production Cut Reportedly Leaves Samsung Searching For New OLED Customers

Microsoft Won't Make Moves To Block Mouse And Keyboard Use With Xbox One

Microsoft Won't Make Moves To Block Mouse And Keyboard Use With Xbox One
There are plenty of rivalries in gaming; we have PS4 vs. Xbox One, PC vs. console, and mouse/keyboard vs. gamepad. Ask a bunch of PC gamers why they dislike console gaming and odds are many of them will say they hate gamepads and prefer the mouse and keyboard combination. So why not use a mouse and keyboard on a console like the Xbox One?
Some

Source: Hot Hardware – Microsoft Won’t Make Moves To Block Mouse And Keyboard Use With Xbox One

Google App Beta Rolls Out With Screenshot, Annotation And Sharing Tools Built In

Google App Beta Rolls Out With Screenshot, Annotation And Sharing Tools Built In
Google has been testing a screenshot tool built straight into its Google app for nearly the past year, and soon, the feature is finally going to become available to a worldwide audience. With this new feature, Google doesn’t take over a device’s screenshot capabilities, but instead grabs on to the images captured by the OS, allowing you to

Source: Hot Hardware – Google App Beta Rolls Out With Screenshot, Annotation And Sharing Tools Built In

System Shock Reboot Gets Put On Hold In Total Buzzkill For Kickstarter Backers

System Shock Reboot Gets Put On Hold In Total Buzzkill For Kickstarter Backers
We’ve got some bad news for who got excited about System Shock Remastered that hit Kickstarter back in 2016. If you were hoping to play the game this year, unfortunately it seems that it isn’t going to happen. A recent announcement on the game’s Kickstarter page from Stephen Kick, CEO of Nightdive Studios, has poured cold water on hopes of

Source: Hot Hardware – System Shock Reboot Gets Put On Hold In Total Buzzkill For Kickstarter Backers

MIT Researchers Develop Infinite Power Tech That Works On Temperature Fluctuations

MIT Researchers Develop Infinite Power Tech That Works On Temperature Fluctuations
Researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have announced a new power generating device that is able to use temperature fluctuations to create electricity. The technology is based on principals of thermoelectric devices able to generate power when one side of the device is a different temperature than the other. The device

Source: Hot Hardware – MIT Researchers Develop Infinite Power Tech That Works On Temperature Fluctuations

Essential Phone Sports Halo Gray Color For Amazon Exclusive With Alexa On Board For $449

Essential Phone Sports Halo Gray Color For Amazon Exclusive With Alexa On Board For $449
Essential certainly didn’t get the reception the company dreamed it would when it launched the Essential Phone last year. The device essentially flopped with only 5,000 units sold on Sprint from launch through late September 2017. That hasn’t stopped Essential from plugging away and trying to woo buyers with seemingly continual price cuts

Source: Hot Hardware – Essential Phone Sports Halo Gray Color For Amazon Exclusive With Alexa On Board For 9

Samsung Galaxy S10 Leak Claims Snapdragon 855 And 2Gbps X24 Modem Dynamic Duo

Samsung Galaxy S10 Leak Claims Snapdragon 855 And 2Gbps X24 Modem Dynamic Duo
We are still waiting for Samsung to officially launch its Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus handsets, but be that as it may, there is already chatter about what comes after in the company’s flagship smartphone space. The Galaxy S10 rumors have begun in earnest, and word around the online water cooler is that it will wield a Qualcomm Snapdragon

Source: Hot Hardware – Samsung Galaxy S10 Leak Claims Snapdragon 855 And 2Gbps X24 Modem Dynamic Duo

Facebook Was Gamed, Russians Charged For US Election Interference, The Solution Is Snail Mail

Facebook Was Gamed, Russians Charged For US Election Interference, The Solution Is Snail Mail
Facebook is going to start sending physical postcards through the United States Postal Service (USPS) to verify the identity and location of anyone who wants to purchase election-related advertising on the world’s largest social network. The change in procedure, which will go into effect sometime later this year, is intended to prevent Russia

Source: Hot Hardware – Facebook Was Gamed, Russians Charged For US Election Interference, The Solution Is Snail Mail

Hot Wheels Augmoto Brings AR Tech To Classic Race Track Toy Racing Fun

Hot Wheels Augmoto Brings AR Tech To Classic Race Track Toy Racing Fun
Playing with Hot Wheels cars and tracks use to involve linking simple pieces of orange plastic together and hoping the cars could make it through the various loops and curves you created without flying off into the air. Hot Wheels tracks have come a long way since those old school models hit the seen, however. One of the highest tech toys

Source: Hot Hardware – Hot Wheels Augmoto Brings AR Tech To Classic Race Track Toy Racing Fun

Google Tests New 911 Geolocation Tech To Get Emergency Help To Mobile Users Faster

Google Tests New 911 Geolocation Tech To Get Emergency Help To Mobile Users Faster
With large numbers of people around the country ditching landlines and now only using mobile devices, getting fast and accurate location information from a mobile device for 911 services is a major concern. Google has been testing a system that aims to get your location data to 911 operators more quickly and with greater accuracy than the

Source: Hot Hardware – Google Tests New 911 Geolocation Tech To Get Emergency Help To Mobile Users Faster

AMD Offers Loaner CPUs In ‘Boot Kits’ For Motherboard Updates Supporting New Ryzen APUs

AMD Offers Loaner CPUs In ‘Boot Kits’ For Motherboard Updates Supporting New Ryzen APUs
AMD has run into a bit of trouble with a “specific boot issue” that might be affecting some second gen Ryzen desktop processors, specifically Raven Ridge APUs, when those chips are socketed into an early AMD Socket AM4 mainboard. According to AMD, since the release of the AMD Socket AM4 mainboards in early 2017, alongside the Ryzen desktop

Source: Hot Hardware – AMD Offers Loaner CPUs In ‘Boot Kits’ For Motherboard Updates Supporting New Ryzen APUs

Google Pixel 2 Owners Report Phones Run Hot And Shorter Battery Life After Security Update

Google Pixel 2 Owners Report Phones Run Hot And Shorter Battery Life After Security Update
One of the strengths of the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL is battery life, as both perform well compared to other smartphones in the same size and performance class. And because they are official Google devices, the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL both receive frequent and timely updates. Unfortunately, Google’s latest update appears to be working against

Source: Hot Hardware – Google Pixel 2 Owners Report Phones Run Hot And Shorter Battery Life After Security Update