After Charter closed the acquisitions of Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks in May 2016, it moved 30 percent of the customers it acquired onto new pricing plans, resulting in many people paying higher prices. “Before the merger, Charter had about 6.8 million customers; afterward, Charter had 25.4 million customers in 41 states and became the second-largest U.S. cable company after Comcast,” reports Ars Technica. From the report: Charter came up with new prices and packages, and many customers saw their bills rise when their previous discounts expired and they were switched to non-promotional pricing. Now, 30 percent of the ex-TWC and ex-Bright House customers are paying different –…
What’s the ideal resolution for a PC game? Ask most players and they’ll immediately answer, “Whatever your monitor can support.” That’s the obvious solution—after all, it would hardly make sense to render graphics at higher than your equipment can actually output and your eyes can see, right? …Right? …
Will the ‘iPhone 8’ cost 00+? Apple has already been pushing flagship prices higher for years
Last year, when the MacBook Pro was redesigned with Touch Bar and USB-C Thunderbolt 3 ports, Apple hiked up pricing by at least $ 200 over the retail cost of the previous-generation MacBook Pro, starting at $ 1,499 for a 13-inch model without Touch Bar …
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iPhone 8 rumors: Higher price tag of 9 for 128GB and ,099 for 256GB will send Apple stock soaring
Poor iPhone 7, only halfway through its first year and already totally overshadowed by whatever is coming next. After all, 2017 marks the iPhone’s 10th birthday, so Apple is reportedly gearing up to make its anniversary edition extra special. We’ll …
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A strong dollar and increasing component prices have caused worldwide PC vendor unit shipment to drop by 2.4% in the first quarter of the year.
Sustained demand in the business market couldn’t outweigh an upward pricing pressure combined with lower global consumer demand.
The price of memory has increased by 100% since last year and solid state drives are currently in short supply due partly to the increase in demand for high-end smartphones.
The increase in price is likely to continue for the whole year, which could put off consumers looking to upgrade their PCs and force businesses to delay theirs.
Lenovo is still ahead of HP and Dell on the manufact…
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Xiaomi’s Pinecone Processor Details Emerge: Higher Version using 10nm Process
It is no longer news that the Xiaomi Mi 5C would launch soon packing an entirely new self-developed processor by Xiaomi. A recent leak had revealed that the Pinecone chipset that would feature on the Mi 5C has a CPU with Cortex-A53 cores in an octa-core …
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iPhone 7 Plus Sales Higher Than 6 Plus and 6S Plus
Apple only announced its total iPhone sales and doesn’t break them down by model, but the company has revealed that sales 0f the new iPhone 7 Plus are already more than that of the iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 6S Plus. The iPhone 7 Plus launched back in …
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Vivo V5 Plus: The 20MP dual selfie camera sets the bar several notches higher for its rivals
OnePlus 3T offers a better Snapdragon 821 processor. Conclusion: You won’t mind shelling out money on the Vivo V5 Plus and those who have had their hands on V5, it makes perfect sense to have V5 Plus for a better selfie and music experience.
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Totally wireless earbuds are expected to be one of the biggest trends at CES this week, thanks in large part Apple’s new AirPods and decision to ditch the headphone jack with the iPhone 7. The AirPods weren’t the first pair of completely wireless earbuds to hit the market, thou…