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Microsoft Windows Gets KRACK Exploit Update

We heard earlier that the latest beta of Apple's iOS and other operating systems include a fix for the KRACK Exploit and now Microsoft has revealed that they have patched Windows to fix the issue. Microsoft has confirmed that the KRACK Exploit has been patched in Windows with their update which was ...

Laïka Is A Robot Friend For Your Dog

Many pet owners worry about leaving their dogs when they are out at work and now one company has created a new robot friend for your dog called Laïka. Laïka is designed to be robot companion for your dog, it can give it treats, play with it and more, have a look at the videos ( Copyright 2007-2017 ...

Microsoft Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Will Include Anti Cheating Technology For Games

During the next Windows 10 Creators update which is expected to roll out very soon, Microsoft will be implementing a new anti-cheat technology to help keep Windows gaming a little fairer. TruePlay is a new technology created by Microsoft for developers, providing a new set of tools to combat ...

Video Game Loot Boxes Online Gambling Petition Forces UK Government Response

Further to the ongoing worldwide discussion as to whether loot box mechanisms within video games should be classed as gambling. A UK online petition has received more than 10,000 signatures, triggering a response from the UK government. At 100,000 signatures, this petition will be considered for ...

Coinbase Now Lets You Buys Instant Bitcoin, Ethereum And More

Coinbase has announced that you can now make instant purchases of Bitcoin, Ethereum and more using their platform. The company will now accept instant purchased of up to $25,000 on Ethereum, Bitcoin and Litecoin. We are excited to announce the ability for customers to instantly purchase digital ...

KRACK Exploit Unveils Major WiFi Security Flaw

It looks like a major WiFi security flaw has bee discovered, according to a recent report by Ars Technica, an exploit called KRACK can be used to eavesdrop on WiFi Traffic. Security researchers will reveal details of this new exploit at 8AM Eastern Time today, the flaw apparently takes advantage of ...

Amazon To Launch Own Sportswear Line

In their ongoing effort to own everything, a new report suggests that Amazon is serious about getting into the sportswear market now. The company is apparently preparing to launch its own sportswear line which will take on brands like Nike and Lulelemon. Amazon has enlisted Taiwan-based Makalot ...

Samsung Connect Tag Lets You Track Anything

Samsung has launched a new device that is designed to let you track anything, the Samsung Connect Tag. According to Samsung this is the first consumer mobile device that uses narrowband network technology. This technology is designed to feature low power consumption and it is designed to connect ...

Now You Can Order Food On Facebook

Do you find that you get hungry while reading through the News Feed on Facebook? Well, here's some good news. You don't even have to exit the app in order to get some food. Facebook has now confirmed that users in the United States can order food using the social network. You can order food ( ...

Your Kitchen Needs This Connected Bakeware

How do you know when your cake is ready to come out of the oven? Experienced chefs know easily and have no problems, but that is not so for all of us. Tools like a thermometer can help, or sticking a toothpick or fork in. But if you want the easiest way possible to do ( Copyright 2007-2016 Geeky ...

Hyperloop One Is Now Virgin Hyperloop One After Major Investement

Richard Branson's Virgin group has made a major investment in Hyperloop One and the company is now called Virgin Hyperloop One. The company will continue with its original plans to develop the Hyperloop One into a new transportation system. With Virgin Hyperloop One, passengers and cargo will be ...

Man Gives Himself T-Mobile Logo Tattoo For A Free iPhone 8

Some people will do anything for a free iPhone 8. However, would you be willing to tattoo yourself to get one? Philip Harrison of Phoenix, Arizona had no problem with this. Some people just love iPhones that much. He did what he had to do to get himself the free handset. Harrison had tweeted ...

Qualcomm Fined $733 Million By Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission

Qualcomm has been fined $733 million by Taiwan's Fair Trade Commission. The regulator has said that the company has been violating antitrust rules over the last seven years. Qualcomm has released an official statement on the decision which it intends to appeal, you can see some of the statement ...

New Amazon Kindle Oasis Announced

Amazon has announced its latest Kindle device, the Amazon Kindle Oasis. The new Kindle Oasis is Amazon's highest resolution kindle to date. It comes with a 7 inch display and 300 ppi. The Amazon Kindle Oasis will go on sale in the UK on the 31st of October and it will costs £229.99. The latest ( ...

Oculus Rift VR Headset Price Drops To $399 Permanently

In addition to announcing the imminent launch of their new Oculus Go stand-alone virtual reality headset which requires no PC or wired connections. Oculus have now announced the reduced price of $399 which came into effect a few months ago will now be the permanent price for the Oculus Rift ...

Movies Anywhere Combines Movie Libraries From iTunes, Amazon, Google Play And More

Movies Anywhere is a new service from various movie studios that will combine your movie library from multiple platforms. The new service offers support for iTunes, Amazon Video, Google Play, Vudu and more and it supports a wide range of movie studios. Using the free Movies Anywhere app and ...

Amazon Now Letting Teens Use Their Own Accounts With Parental Consent

Amazon is now making it easier for teen shoppers in a family to purchase items from Amazon.com and there are new parental control settings that will make sure that parents are aware of what they purchase, so they aren't taken by surprise. Amazon is now allowing teens between 13 and 17 years old to ...

Robotaxis Being Developed Using NVIDIA CUDA Pegasus

NVIDIA has this week announced that more than 25 companies are currently in the process of developing Level 5 Robotaxis on NVIDIA CUDA GPUs and have unveiled the world's first artificial intelligence computer designed to drive fully autonomous robotaxis. Codenamed Pegasus, the new computer is ...

Futuremark 3DMark Time Spy Extreme Benchmark Now Available

Futuremark has announced the arrival of the previously unveiled Time Spy Extreme Benchmark which is now available to test out your 4K Ultra HD DirectX 12 systems and compare them to other builds around the world to see how yours stands up. 3DMark Time Spy Extreme is the world's first 4K DirectX 12 ...

Orbitsound ONE P70W All In One Speaker Launched

Orbitsound have launched their latest all in one speaker solution, the Orbitsound ONE P70W. The device feature's Orbitsound's Airsound technology. The Orbitsound ONE P70W is now available in the UK for £399.99 and it comes in a choice of different colors. The latest addition to their collection, ...

Google Home Mini Software Update Fixes Auto Recording Bug

When the new Google Home Mini was announced recently, Google gave the device out to a number of people to test out. Google apparently handed out around 4,000 devices at press and pop up events. It would appear that a bug on the Google Home Mini managed to record all audio and then upload it ( ...

YouTube Now Banning Gun Modification Videos

Youtube certainly has been censoring a lot of things lately. There are videos that are allowed and not allowed on YouTube. Some of these are no-brainers, but others reside in more of a grey area. Well, it looks like gun modification videos have now been banned following the Las Vegas shootings. Up ...