Category: Ciência e Tecnologia

ZTE adds more options to its Blade series with the V8 Lite and V8 Mini

ZTE adds more options to its Blade series with the V8 Lite and V8 Mini

The newest additions to ZTE’s Blade series are the Blade V8 Mini and the Blade V8 Lite. The two smartphones offer more options to the Blade V8 series, which includes the V8 Pro. The...

Nintendo is going after Tokyo’s Mario-inspired go-kart tourist attraction

Nintendo is going after Tokyo’s Mario-inspired go-kart tourist attraction

Super Mario fans traveling to Tokyo have been having fun go-karting around the city dressed as their favorite character. But Nintendo isn’t happy with the company behind the attraction and wants it to stop....

Nokia 3310: primeiro contacto em direto do MWC

Nokia 3310: primeiro contacto em direto do MWC

Já experimentámos o novo Nokia 3310, a “reincarnação” de um dos telemóveis mais populares de sempre. Conheça-o neste vídeo gravado em direto do Mobile World Congress Source

Ask Slashdot: Would You Use A Cellphone With A Kill Code?

Slashdot reader gordo3000 writes: Given all the recent headlines about border patrol getting up close and personal with phones, I’ve been wondering why phone manufacturers don’t offer a second emergency pin that you can...

DJI’s new Matrice M200 drone can fly for more than 30 minutes in rain or snow

DJI’s new Matrice M200 drone can fly for more than 30 minutes in rain or snow

Drone giant DJI has just unveiled its latest flying machine, the M200. Aimed squarely at business users and ideal for inspection work, the quadcopter features the company’s first-ever upward-facing gimbal mount. The post DJI’s...

Sony Xperia XZ Premium vs Sony Xperia XZ

Sony makes dependable handsets, but it’s been a long time since it’s made a phone that’s not in some way hampered or behind the curve technologically. Usually it’s the screen that lags behind, with...

Sony’s Xperia Touch projector lets you interact with any surface

Sony’s Xperia Touch projector lets you interact with any surface

Sony’s latest odd contraption is a projector with an interactive display — the Xperia Touch has been shown at previous trade shows, but the company is finally bringing it to market. The post Sony’s...

Sony Xperia XZ Premium, XZs, XA1 Ultra, XA1: Our first take

Sony Xperia XZ Premium, XZs, XA1 Ultra, XA1: Our first take

Sony’s back with its Xperia lineup, and if you were expecting an al- new design, you may be disappointed. The differences from last year’s lineup are largely internal, though the four smartphones have some...

5 reasons why the Bose SoundTouch 300 should be your next soundbar

5 reasons why the Bose SoundTouch 300 should be your next soundbar

Flat TVs are great. They take up less space in your living room; they look stunning; and provide great pixel resolution to all your favourite movies and celebrity close-ups. The only problem with televisions...

Lenovo’s Yoga 720 packs gaming-grade graphics into a 2-in-1

Lenovo’s Yoga 720 packs gaming-grade graphics into a 2-in-1

Lenovo revealed a large number of products during the Mobile World Congress 2017 show spanning its Yoga, Flex, and Miix device families. The company also introduced its new Tab4 line of Android tablets for...

Mastercard to bring Qkr! payments app to the U.S. and five other countries

Mastercard to bring Qkr! payments app to the U.S. and five other countries

Mastercard’s mobile payment service Qkr! is coming to the U.S. as well as in a handful of other countries, and the company’s new partnership with Oracle will help make the experience even more simple....

Alcatel’s A5 brings Moto Mod-like replaceable covers to budget smartphones

Alcatel’s A5 brings Moto Mod-like replaceable covers to budget smartphones

Alcatel’s retiring its Pop and Pixi lineup of smartphones for a new moniker — the A and U series. The company announced three new smartphones at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, and they’re all...

We took Lenovo’s 13-inch Yoga 720 for a whirl at Mobile World Congress — Here’s what we think

We took Lenovo’s 13-inch Yoga 720 for a whirl at Mobile World Congress — Here’s what we think

Lenovo’s new Yoga 720 2-in-1 convertible packs impressive hardware into a compact package. It’s expected to launch in April of this year for around $860, depending on the configuration. The post We took Lenovo's...

The 2017 Academy Awards: Pranks, politics, and the craziest ending ever

The 2017 Academy Awards: Pranks, politics, and the craziest ending ever

The 89th annual Academy Awards ceremony was one to remember, with one of the most unexpected endings in the show’s history. Here are all the winners and highlights from this year’s show. The post...

Naughty Dog knows “nothing” about R-rated ‘Uncharted’ movie script

Naughty Dog knows “nothing” about R-rated ‘Uncharted’ movie script

After a Twitter exchange, Uncharted 4’s writer, Neil Druckmann, pointed out the studio knew nothing of the R-rated movie script. This comes after movie writer Joe Carnahan claimed he had gotten a blessing from...

Australia isn’t invited to Nokia’s 3310 reunion party

Australia isn’t invited to Nokia’s 3310 reunion party

The original Nokia 3310 was a bit of a staple when the Finnish phone-maker first introduced it back in the year 2000, but it looks like Australians won’t be reliving their past as the...

Verizon wins top honors in latest RootMetrics study, besting T-Mobile

Verizon wins top honors in latest RootMetrics study, besting T-Mobile

As per a review of Mobile Network Performance in the U.S. from RootMetrics, it’s Verizon that reigns supreme. These results fly in the face of an earlier OpenSignal report that gave T-Mobile reason to...

Don’t let them see you sweat in the boardroom with GANT’s Tech Prep line

Don’t let them see you sweat in the boardroom with GANT’s Tech Prep line

When you’re climbing that corporate ladder, you know to never let them see you sweat. And now, you can get some help from your clothes. It’s all thanks to GANT’s new line called Tech...

HMD’s Nokia 6, 5, and 3 are budget phones with great build quality: Our first take

HMD’s Nokia 6, 5, and 3 are budget phones with great build quality: Our first take

HMD unveiled two new phones at Mobile World Congress 2017 — the Nokia 5 and 3. The Nokia 6, which launched in China, will soon be available globally. All three devices run stock Android...

Sony’s PlayStation VR outselling Facebook’s Oculus Rift, Valve’s HTC Vive

Sony’s PlayStation VR outselling Facebook’s Oculus Rift, Valve’s HTC Vive

In an interview with the New York Times, President and Global CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment Andrew House revealed official sales numbers for the PlayStation VR. Sales have been so good that it surprised...