Huawei has finally unveiled its Mate 8 flagship phablets in Shanghai, China ahead of its release in the first quarter of 2016.
The Huawei Mate 8 is the next smartphone after the latest Google Nexus handsets to run the Android Marshmallow mobile OS. The Chinese phone maker is planning to unveil the device for the global market during the CES 2016, according to ZDNet.
The latest flagship phablets of the Chinese tech firm boasts of a 6-inch display and a sleek metal finish. The Huawei Mate 8 runs on the company's own Kirin 950 system on a chip, which has four A72 2.3 GHz and four A53 1.8 GHz processors. Aside from that, the device has a Mali T880 GPU and the Huawei i5 processor. The latter is responsible for the phablet's low-power consumption, speech recognition, and navigation features, the report details. more >>
"Destiny" fans are now wondering where Xur will be spotted this week, and they will be delighted to know that the Agent of Nine will be seen in the United Kingdom in the Tower at 9 a.m. (4 a.m. EST and 1 a.m. PST) on Nov. 27.
Last year, Bungie did not participate in the Black Friday sales, but that is not stopping the "Destiny" community from hoping that Xur will join the biggest sale of the year on Nov. 27. At the same time in 2015, Xur offered only ordinary items including the Plan C Fusion Rifle, Crest of Alpha Lupi, Voidfang Vestments, and the Armamentarium. This year, fans are expecting something more special from the Agent of Nine, according to Product Reviews.
In the last three weeks, Xur has also not included exotic weapons in his merchandise deals. Because of this, the Guardians are already clamoring for exotic weapons, and the Black Friday weekend may be the perfect time to showcase those special deals, Christian Today reports. more >>
Raspberry Pi has unveiled its latest computer for teaching kids how to code, and one of the best things about it is its $5 (£3.30) price tag.
On Thursday, the British pocket computer maker introduced the Raspberry Pi Zero, which is designed for children who want to learn coding. The $5 (£3.30) pocket computer, which measures 65 mm x 30 m x 5 mm, runs on a 1 GHz ARM chip with 512 MB of RAM, a Mini-HDMI socket, Micro-USB ports, and a microSD card slot, according to CNET.
Raspberry Pi is giving away its latest basic computer to all 11-year-old kids in the United Kingdom for free. The move is an act of support for the country's mandatory curriculum, which now includes coding, the report details. more >>
The LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE has reportedly been officially canceled because of serious hardware issues.
The cancellation of the LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE was first reported on Monday. The release date of the smartwatch was suspended earlier due to persistent hardware problems, and LG will issue a full refund for U.S. customers who have pre-ordered the device, according to an iDigital Times report cited by Realty Today (RT).
"We understand that you are currently reviewing our latest smartwatch … our engineers were made aware of a hardware issue which affects the day-to-day functionality of the device," RT quotes LG's official announcement about the decision to pull out the Urbane 2nd Edition LTE. "After further investigation, the decision was made to cancel the rollout of the Urbane 2nd Edition LTE due to the complicated nature of the issue." more >>
Microsoft is offering lots of Black Friday deals for Xbox One bundles, Surface tablets, and personal computers.
To begin with, Microsoft is taking $50 off its Xbox One bundles with some packages dropping down to as low as $299. These bundles include the "Gears of War: Ultimate Edition," "The Lego Movie Videogame," and the "Gears of War" Special Edition bundles, according to Tech Times.
In a video clip welcoming Black Friday, Microsoft announced its big discounts for various gadgets and gaming consoles. The company is offering a personal Bundle that includes a Surface Pro 4, type cover, sleeve, and Microsoft Office, Newzy reports. more >>
"Grand Theft Auto" (GTA) 6 fans are already clamoring for details on their favorite game series even though it is still a long way ahead of the release, and some rumors about the game have already surfaced.
After GTA 5 was released for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC, gamers are now hungry to know what the next game will look like. Rumor has it that GTA 6 will feature a "state-to-state" map of America and players will be able to "teleport" from one place to another, according to Neuro Gadget.
A lot of GTA 6 fans are hoping that Rockstar will include the rumored map feature in the next game, and some are hoping that the rumors about the game's characters and story will come to pass. Unfortunately, the developer still has not confirmed anything about it, Vine Report (VR) details. more >>