Verizon tweaks prices, cuts video quality on unlimited plans

Verizon tweaks prices, cuts video quality on unlimited plans Beginning Wednesday, with HD video — capped at 720p for phones — it’ll cost $ 85, while plans with DVD-quality streaming will cost $ 75 … There was no $ 20 bill hiding in my car’s glove compartment or an envelope of petty cash in my […]

AMD launches two new Bulldozer chips, FX-6100 & FX-8120 get price cuts

AMD launches two new Bulldozer chips, FX-6100 & FX-8120 get price cuts AMD has added two new FX-series processors to their range of … Interestingly, there appears to be some confusion as to whether they are the original B2 stepping models with faster clock speeds, or the new B3 stepping models that according to Hot […]

Apple

News: Apple cuts 58,000 Chinese apps from the App Store

From June 10 to 21, Apple cut around 58,000 Chinese apps from its App Store, a number six to 10 times larger than usual, People.cn reports. Beijing-based data analysis firm ASO 100 noticed the sudden spike, leading to some grumbling that the move could be seen as retaliation against Tencent, owner of the WeChat app […]

New Surface laptop rumors fail to trigger Surface Book 2-in-1 price cuts

New Surface laptop rumors fail to trigger Surface Book 2-in-1 price cuts … won’t be seeing launch of a the new Surface Book (read Surface Book 2) and that’s because we haven’t been hearing any chatter in retailer groups of an eminent launch. Microsoft’s next event is centred around education and while report indicate … […]

HTC U Ultra review: disappointment by a thousand cuts

HTC U Ultra review: disappointment by a thousand cuts In a season filled with almost endless smartphone hype and announcements, you’d be forgiven if you missed that HTC, once a major player in the Android world, announced and released a new, high-end phone. That phone, the $ 750 U Ultra, is the company’s … Read […]