January 16 2017

MSI Z270 Motherboards Automate Core i7-7700K Overclock to 5.20 GHz
Intel's Skylake and Kaby Lake-based Systems Vulnerable to USB Exploit
BIOSTAR Announces Line-up of Z270 Motherboards
Microsoft Confirms Windows 10 Creators Update Game Mode
The Scythe FUMA SCFM-1000 may be the next favourite heatsink
Alleged backdoor discovered in WhatsApp could allow governments to read encrypted messages
iPhone users could sue Apple for not allowing third-party app stores

The European Union calls for robot rights but still wants a kill switch

Consumer Reports is now recommending MacBook Pros after retesting the laptops
Nintendo Switch details: $300, March 3 release, online service requires paid subscription, more
Cisco ME announces appointment of country sales lead for Oman
Saudi telco Mobily appoints new chief executive

Mobile subscriptions in Arab World reach 414.7 million

Huawei talks next era of mobile with Amazon and Google partnerships
Avaya praises Egypt’s digital transformation in the finance industry
DIFC launches the first FinTech Accelerator to empower entrepreneurs
Avaya delivers digital customer experience solutions at Cairo ICT
Ericsson and Cisco extend partnership to launch new WiFi solution
Citrix announces key business updates at annual summit
Yahoo to be renamed Altaba after Verizon purchase
Amazon expands Prime Video in India with exclusive animated shows
Crowdfund to take government to court over Snooper’s Charter
Alphabet’s Waymo LIDAR investment drops costs by 90 per cent
Snapchat to move headquarters to London
Two of Razer’s Project Valerie prototypes stolen, $25,000 reward on the table
Samsung is pushing to sell 60 million Galaxy S8 units this year
1.5 million ESEA accounts compromised after hack
Microsoft has begun hiding its Scalebound related posts and videos
IBM filed over 8000 patents in the US in 2016
Oculus co-founder sees mobile being the future of VR
Cooler Master launches MasterMouse S and S Lite
Obscure bug caused inconsistent battery life in new MacBook Pro
Focal Utopia takes the crown as world’s most expensive headphones
Microsoft's Windows 10 preview build arrives with a huge number of new features
Nokia's first Android phone is an entry-level handset for China

Apple removes app that helps find lost AirPods from its store without explanation

Takeaways from CES 2017
Steam December survey: Maxwell down, Pascal up
Samsung's new EV battery tech gives vehicles a 310-mile range from a 20-minute charge
LG G6 to feature an 18:9 aspect ratio and negligible bezels
A new version of Google Voice is expected to launch soon
Twitch announces new venue, dates for third annual TwitchCon convention
FDA confirms that St. Jude cardiac devices contain hacking vulnerabilities; company issues patch
No, Yahoo isn't going away like you think
Two stars will collide in 2022 in an event that'll be visible to the naked eye, astronomers predict
Consumer Reports to re-test MacBook Pro battery after Apple fixes bug causing inconsistent results
Fitbit makes second major acquisition in as many months
10 ingenious uses for a super cheap tablet
Will emoji tokens make it into the next Monopoly game? You decide
Dell reportedly cancels unique OLED monitor