Archive for November, 2016

Swatch said it could solve the problem of smart watches batteries

Swatch claims it’s working on a “revolutionary” smartwatch battery that lasts six months on a charge. CEO Nick Hayek revealed the plans in an interview with a Swiss newspaper, saying that the watchmaker is “working intensively” with its research group Belenos and battery producer Renata. The battery tech will also be available to automobiles, Hayek […]

Major Toshiba laptop battery recall after the failure of the unit to overheat and literally melt

Well, that’s not good. Late Wednesday afternoon, the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission announced a recall for Toshiba PA3589U-1BAS Battery packs in Toshiba laptops sold between June 2011 and January 2016. The recall affects nearly 40 different Toshiba models of PCs including Portege, Satellite, and Tecra models. The CPSC estimates the recall will affect about 91,000 units sold […]

Mavic DJI Pro review:Anyone can have a powerful flying camera

There have been several kinder, gentler camera drones this year — from the large PowerVision PowerEgg to the compact Yuneec Breeze — but the DJI Mavic Pro is the only one to combine high performance, lots of automated flight modes and obstacle avoidance in an ultracompact body. Add in DJI’s assortment of safety and ease-of-use […]

Which Dell Is Suitable For You?

After doing your research, you’ve decided that you’re getting a Dell (congrats!), but which one, exactly? Is it going to be a jack-of-all-trades Inspiron, a more powerful and premium XPS or a business-focused Latitude? We’re here to help you decide which Dell is right for you. Below, we explain the differences between the company’s laptop […]

Best free antivirus protection 2016

Early adopters, daredevils, and purchasers of new computers are all running Windows 10 by now. Those who err on the side of caution, or whose IT department forbids them to, are still running Windows 8. Whether you run Windows 8 or Windows 10, your computer with Dell vostro 1510 laptop battery is theoretically under the protection […]

Alienware 13: A Notebook Powerful Enough for VR

When you think of a gaming laptop, generally the first image that comes to mind is a thick slab that could substitute as a weight for an upper-body workout at the gym. The new Alienware 13 (starts at $1,199; $2,099 as tested) is one of the smallest, virtual-reality-capable gaming laptops you can buy. And while […]

Lenovo and Google complete their tango. Should you join in?

Google’s Tango was playing hard to get — but eventually, Lenovo captured its heart. Today, you can finally buy the Lenovo Phab 2 Pro, the first phone with Google’s 3D-sensing Tango camera technology at its core. It measures objects just by looking at them. It’s the phone that could let you see how a new […]