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November 1, 2017 9:00 PM Hands on: Razer Phone review

A gaming smartphone with superb speakers The Razer Phone is built for gamers thanks to its high-end specs, a silky smooth screen and powerful stereo speakers. But do gamers want a smartphone dedicated to gaming? The jury is still out for now, but the Razer Phone has the makings of a handset that could well tempt those with a passion for gaming on the go. This Android 2101

October 25, 2017 8:14 PM Microsoft has stopped making the Kinect, and that makes me sad

Robbing the Xbox of its eyes and ears makes it a lesser platform. Microsoft is no longer building any Kinect devices for consoles or PCs, writes Fast Co. Design. Since their 2010 introduction on the Xbox 360 and through major updates for Xbox One and PC, the sensors combined a depth-sensing camera, a regular video camera, and a microphone array into a device 92

October 25, 2017 5:56 AM Will Zanu PF infighting end cult politics, hero-worshipping?

Although, much to the pride of African dignity, there have been a few bright examples of what leadership and governance is all about, such as in Botswana and Namibia, the vast majority of states have been nothing, but an embarrassment to politics on the continent. In fact, this may possibly be a typically African people’s flaw, as it transcends the political 95

October 18, 2017 7:31 PM Samsung's Bixby, now even smarter, arrives on fridges

Along with unveiling its Bixby 2.0 digital assistant, the company says it's working on a project to make dumb products internet-connected. Samsung on Wednesday said the second generation of its Bixby digital assistant will be coming to its various non-mobile devices including its smart TVs in the US and Korea in 2018, as well as its Family Hub refrigerator 78

October 18, 2017 2:39 PM Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL review: Simply the best Android phones ever made

Google's new phones are rather good. The Pixel 2 and its bigger brother the Pixel 2 XL (identical in every way but shape, size, price and battery) are straightforwardly excellent. They are simply the best Android phones ever made. Life-changing, envelope-pushing, they can shift a paradigm from fifty paces. They do your laundry, improve your appearance 78

October 17, 2017 1:08 PM Google Pixel 2 XL review: The best Android phone you can buy

Even as a longtime Pixel fan, I admit that despite Google's efforts, the Pixel 2 and the Pixel XL 2 aren't the prettiest Android phones you can buy (that honour goes to the Samsung Galaxy S8). Nor are they overflowing with features, however superfluous, like retina scanning, facial recognition or wireless charging. And, while lasting a full day, they don't 224

October 16, 2017 8:09 AM Xiaomi's Diwali With Mi Sale Offers: Deals, Discounts on Redmi Note 4, Mi Max 2, Redmi 4, and More

Xiaomi kicked off its second Diwali with Mi sale over the weekend which has offers on almost entire range of smartphones as well as accessories. The Chinese company on the eve of Diwali festival is also offering card less EMI service in partnership with ZestMoney on Mi.com. Under the Diwali with Mi sale, the company is also providing additional discounts 55

October 13, 2017 2:04 PM Nest Is Finally Starting To Feel At Home In Google’s Castle

Both Alphabet companies offer smart home hardware and platforms, but the two are starting to find ways to make their devices work together. Three and a half years after being acquired by Google for $3.2 billion, Nest’s identity within its parent company–now called Alphabet–is starting to gel. The main reason for this is the Google Home smart speaker 46

October 12, 2017 3:57 PM 2018 Land Rover Range Rover Velar first drive review: sumptuous SUV

Land Rover has learned a thing or three since its sale nine years ago. First, pegging your future and bottom line on an all-SUV lineup can be rewarding (except when it isn’t). Second, British automobiles and reliability don’t have to be mutually exclusive (except when it is). Third, economy of scale can work wonders—especially when it’s called the 2018 Land Rover 195

October 12, 2017 12:33 AM Google will permanently disable a control on its new $50 speaker after the gadget listened in on some users

The issue, says Google, was that the button on top of the device was faulty and would sometimes activate on its own. In response, Google acknowledged that this bug affected a small number of units, and issued a software update that would disable that button entirely, for all users, while it explored a long-term fix. This entire episode is an embarassing 23