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Real Snowfall & Beach Palms 3D are a couple of live wallpapers to try out (review)

For most of us, winter has just started. And for some of those folks, winter has started with a bang, bringing plenty of snow & slush along even before the holidays. And this onrush of the white

Come see ASUS’ first Tango-enabled smartphone, the ZenFone AR

In our previous What phones to expect from CES 2017 article, we told you that ASUS is anticipated to unveil the world’s second Project Tango smartphone, dubbed the ZenFone AR. Well as we’re getting

CarbonROM based on Android 7.1.1 Nougat available for Pixel, Nexus 6P and more

The world of custom ROMs was shaken up at the end of 2016. CyanogenMod announced it was ending it and transitioned to LineageOS, after Cyanogen Inc. said it was be terminating its services and OS. But

Lenovo unveils cheaper Amazon Echo alternative, powered by Alexa

CES 2017 hasn’t officially kick started yet, but some device manufacturers have already started taking the wraps off a few new products. Like Lenovo. The Chinese tech giant is mostly known for its

This underwater drone uses a sonar to detect fish and films them in 4K

When you think of drones, you probably envision flying little robots that can film stuff from above. But PowerVision has an interesting new take on the whole drone concept. If you enjoy fishing or

CES 2017: affordable Honor 6X dual camera phone launches in the US [Update]

In our recent CES 2017 smartphone prediction article, we told you that Huawei’s Honor sub-brand might announce it was launching the Honor Magic concept phone in the US. Well it appears this is not the

5 biggest mistakes people make when transferring their website

Transferring a website can be a necessary evil for some. While a website transfer is necessary to break free of a host that is holding you and your website back, if you don’t complete the migration

Umi Z pre-sales commence January 4

We’ve received official word from UMi that its latest flagship, the UMi Z, will be offered for pre-sale starting tomorrow, on 4th January, 2017. This follows closely with previous reports which pegged

Samsung’s new Galaxy A (2017) phones bring IP68 certification, Samsung Pay support

The mid-range smartphone sector has been getting quite interesting as of late and Samsung’s newest smartphones unveiled ahead of CES 2017 are a testimony of this growing trend. Introducing the new

T-Mobile dives deeper into IoT with two new Access packs

T-Mobile has scheduled a conference at CES 2017 a few days from now, but until then the Magenta carrier has some Internet of Things (IoT) related news to share with us. T-Mobile just unveiled two new

E FUN launches two new Nextbook Ares tablets for the budget-minded

American maker of budget tablets and 2-in-1 hybrids, E FUN is also present on the grounds at CES 2017 to present two new products – an Android tablet and a laptop/tablet combo. Both models feature

Qualcomm offers a more detailed glimpse of Snapdragon 835 at CES 2017

Qualcomm gave us a preliminary view of the Snapdragon 835 back in November, but this week the chip giant has revealed all the details about its newest top tier chipset which is bound to power this

New Impulse Wireless Headphones from IFROGZ

These days we want wireless everything. From phones to thermostats, even front door locks are being developed for wireless connectivity. Headphones are one of the hottest wireless items being release

Swarovski prepping Android Wear smartwatch with Snapdragon 835

Interest for smartwatches has been weaning for the last year or so, but maybe device manufacturers have been doing it wrong all along. Smartwatches are accessories that bring a number of

6-7 Nokia smartphones with Android slated for release in 2017

Those of you who have been really nostalgic about Nokia phones, you’re going to love this piece of news. We’ve already told you Nokia is going to make a comeback to the world of smartphones this year,

5 important web development trends to expect in 2017

Web development is in constant evolution. Thanks to advances in technology and Internet capabilities, websites can be taken further than ever before. However, it’s not just the technology that causes

Casio has a new rugged smartwatch with GPS and Android Wear 2.0

People are not really buying smartwatches, but some companies continue to produce them in the hopes their efforts will be taken into consideration. Like Casio, a company that has been making wrist

Controversial Samsung SDI batteries might power the Galaxy S8

Samsung has reportedly concluded its investigation into what caused the Galaxy Note7 to explode and will reveal the results sometime in the near future. Now a new report coming of South Korea reveals

Acer’s new rugged Chromebook can survive all sorts of abuse

Chromebooks are considered great educational accessories. After they offer basic functionalities at affordable prices, which makes them perfect for students of any ages. Now Acer has come to CES 2017

myCharge intros new portable charging solutions for 2017

Portable power specialists myCharge are back at CES with a host of new and improved products for the new year. Indeed, there are no less than XXXX new models joining its portfolio for 2017, each of