Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 smartphone / phablet was plagued by overheating problems since its launch in August 2016, causing some handsets to explode. It had previously been revealed that the issues were caused by faulty batteries, and Samsung has now publicised their full findings.
Read more at Reuters
CPUs & Motherboards:
AMD FX-9590 8-Core CPU - Legit Reviews
SuperMicro C7Z270-CG Z270 LGA1151 Motherboard - Mad Shrimps
ASUS ROG STRIX Z270F Gaming Motherboard - Kit Guru
Gigabyte GTX 1050 Ti OC - Vortez
Phanteks Enthoo Luxe Tempered Glass Edition - Nikk Tech
Jonsbo UMX4 Mid-Tower Case - Tech Power Up
Razer Kraken Pro V2 Gaming Headset - Custom PC Review
Corsair Scimitar Pro Gaming Mouse - Benchmark Reviews
Google Pixel - ZDNet
Lenovo Phab2 Pro - Hardware Secrets
XFX Hard Swap LED Fans - Lan OC
Toshiba OCZ TL100 240GB - APH Networks
Andy Rubin is a former employee of Google, and during his time there he oversaw the development of Android. His new company, Essential, has been taking on former Android engineers, and according to recent reports he is looking to create a smartphone that will act as a hub for smart home gadgets.
Read more here.
Nintendo have announced details of their all-new console, the Nintendo Switch, which will be released on 3 March 2017. The console will retail for $300 in the USA, but we have yet to find out what we can expect to pay in Europe.
Gizmodo has published a detailed article explaining how the Switch works and what it can do:
The Verge has details of the specifications:
Processors & Motherboards:
AMD Ryzen; What We Learned At CES 2017 - Legit Reviews
MSI Z270 Gaming Pro Carbon Motherboard - Kit Guru
ASUS ROG Maximus IX Hero - Vortez
XFX RX 480 8GB Hard Swap XXX - Lan OC
Sony PlayStation VR - Hardware Secrets
Scan 3XS Z270 Vengeance SLI Gaming PC - Hexus
The 10 Most Anticipated PC Games of 2017 - Tech Spot
SoundPEATS Q11 Sport Bluetooth Headphones - Nikk Tech
Corsair Scimitar PRO RGB Optical MOBA/MMO Gaming Mouse - Mad Shrimps
Netgear Nighthawk X10 Wireless AD7200 Router - Hot Hardware
Samsung 960 PRO NVMe SSD - Benchmark Reviews
Hardware Labs Black Ice Nemesis GTR 360 Radiator - Tech Power Up
The European Commission has published a new fact sheet setting out their proposals for modernising the current digital privacy rules. Digital Look reports:
Full article here.
The fact sheet is well worth a read, and you can find it here: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_MEMO-17-17_en.htm