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Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus PC review

There are bits of Wolfenstein 2 that I can hardly believe exist. I have come to terms with the alt-history, the Nazi super-tech, the weird juxtaposition of hyper violence, melancholy, and humour that now defines the series. But the sequence of reveals, shocks, and cinematic moments that make up this thrill ride are exquisite, and nigh impossible. They could not ... Read More »

HTC U-Branded Smartphone Set to Launch on November 2; More HTC U11 Plus, U11 Life Details Emerge

HIGHLIGHTS HTC has sent media invites to an event on November 2 The company teases it will bring back the ‘U’ phone at the event It is widely expected to launch the HTC U11 Plus at the event HTC on Thursday posted on Twitter that it was planning to bring back the “BrilliantU”, further teasing that it intends to unveil at least one ... Read More »

Microsoft Surface Book 2 With Eighth Generation Intel Core Processors Launched: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS Microsoft has launched the Surface Book 2 hybrid laptop It comes in some variants that have eighth generation Intel Core i7 CPU There is no word on when Microsoft will bring the laptop to India Alongside making the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update available to the general public on Wednesday, Microsoft also announced the Surface Book 2, the successor to the Surface Book it ... Read More »

Nokia 8 Variant With 6GB of RAM, 128GB Storage Launched: Price, Specifications

HIGHLIGHTS A new variant of Nokia 8 is now being sold in Finland The new variant sports 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage The Nokia 8 model launched earlier this year had 4GB of RAM A new variant of the flagship Nokia 8 smartphone with 6GB of RAM and 128GB internal storage has gone on sale in Finland, hinting that ... Read More »

Nokia 9 Renders Surface on the Internet, Tipped to Ditch 3.5mm Headphone Jack

HIGHLIGHTS Nokia 9 may ditch 3.5mm audio jack HMD Global’s next flagship is said to be Nokia 9 Nokia 9 likely to sport glass finish at the back panel Nokia 9, HMD Global’s much-anticipated flagship smartphone, has been leaked yet again. This time, the handset’s press renders based on leaks and rumours so far have surfaced on the Internet giving a good ... Read More »

Acer Aspire 5 A515-51G Review

Intel recently announced its 8th gen Core CPUs for laptopsand desktops, which were highlighted in new launches at IFA 2017. Laptops based on these new CPUs have already started trickling into the market, and Acer is one of the first companies to start selling them in India. The Aspire 5 series has gotten the refresh, and Acer has launched multiple SKUs with slight variations in terms ... Read More »

iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus Review

It’s not very often that two new iPhone models are upstaged at their own launch, but that’s exactly what happened at Apple’s September event this year. The iPhone X was the star of the show, the cool new kid everyone wanted to hang out with, while the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus were relegated to the role of the ... Read More »

Apple Looking to Buy Advanced LCDs From Japan Display for Future iPhone Models: Report

HIGHLIGHTS Some future iPhone models may have LCD screens Apple is in talks with Japan Display for advanced LCD screens Japan Display’s advanced LCDs offer near bezel-less screens Apple may not be ready to completely ditch LCD screens just yet, if numerous reports are to be believed. The Cupertino-giant, which recently made the switch to OLED screen on an iPhone ... Read More »

Roku revamps its entire line of media streamers and slashes the price of its Roku Ultra

Roku is retooling its entire lineup of media streamers this fall, adding HDR support and voice-recognition to several models, while slashing $30 off the price of the Roku Ultra, its top-shelf offering. But at first blush, it looks as though Roku’s new streaming sticks are the most interesting new products, particularly the $69.99 Roku Streaming Stick+. This device delivers up ... Read More »

Fitbit Ionic review: A great fitness tracker, a mediocre smartwatch

My first few hours with Fitbit Ionic were horrid. Mind you, it wasn’t the device I had a problem with, but rather what I was doing with it. Before I received my review unit, Fitbit demanded that I test it first. Fair enough. What I didn’t know was that they really wanted to show off Ionic’s fitness capabilities. I did ... Read More »