Overview of Plantronics BackBeat GO 410 headphones

In Russia, not too many people knew about Plantronics. After a recent merger with Polycom (video conferencing equipment), the company changed its name from Plantronics to Poly. Whether it’s good or bad, it’s hard to say. The products that I... Read more

OnePlus 7 Pro review: and is this your flagship?

Many smartphone manufacturers have their own fan base, actively supporting their favorite manufacturer. It seems that Apple became the first such company – iPhones were actively protected and protected by the owners until they lost their pulse. Then came the... Read more

Wylsadrive: hard driving on Kia ProCeed GT

In Russia, they traditionally do not like squat station wagons, preferring crossovers that are more practical in our latitudes with bad roads. You can’t get into the mud in your right mind on this, but you can safely overcome the... Read more

Suunto 5 sports watch review: Marathoner's friend

The world of “smart” watches can be divided into two camps. Apple watches live in one, Samsung watches are universal devices for every day. In the other, there are specialized hours for those who cannot live without sports activities. And... Read more

The EU warned Elon Musk – Twitter will not do without censorship

EU authorities have warned eccentric billionaire Elon Musk, who is acquiring the social network Twitter, that although the new owner is a supporter of total freedom of speech, he will have to comply with EU laws. Otherwise, the social network... Read more

Ukraine's GDP may fall by 50%: forecast from Shmygal

Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal said that, according to government estimates, Ukraine’s GDP could fall by 30-50% in 2022 alone. According to the head of government, in the first six weeks of the war, the total damage caused to the Ukrainian... Read more

Beats Solo Pro headphones review

Little by little, Apple is taking over not only the smart watch market, but also the headphone market. After all, let me remind you that AirPods are one of the most popular headphones in the world, and not only among... Read more

Another lie of Putin: fighting in Mariupol is still going on (video)

A new video of shelling has been published in the city, in which, according to the President of the Russian Federation, hostilities have ended. Despite the Kremlin’s assurances about the absence of hostilities in Mariupol, where the last defenders of... Read more

Chinese BOE to supply OLED displays for iPhone 14

Chinese display manufacturer BOE will supply 6.1-inch OLED panels for next-generation Apple smartphones. According to the South Korean edition of Business Korea, citing Chinese sources, we are talking about the base iPhone 14, which, along with other new products, should... Read more

Dying Light 2 Stay Human Receives Big New Game+ Patch with Co-op Improvements

Independent Polish studio Techland has announced the release of the third major patch for its open-world zombie action game Dying Light 2 Stay Human . Image Source: Epic Games Store Update 1.3.0 added a New Game+ mode, allowing you to... Read more

Microsoft quarterly report: almost half of the revenue was brought by the cloud segment, and Windows 11 is spreading faster than Windows 10

In the Microsoft calendar, the third quarter of fiscal year 2022 ended at the end of March, revenue for the period grew by 18% to $49.4 billion, and net profit grew by 8% to $16.7 billion. Almost half of the... Read more

Rostec will release a new generation of secure smartphone AYYA in 2022

The Rostec State Corporation announced that the announcement of a new generation AYYA smartphone with a system of protection against unauthorized access to the owner’s data is scheduled for the current year. Image source: Rostec / Alexander Utkin The current... Read more

The new flagship smartphone Sony Xperia will debut on May 11

Sony has released a promotional video announcing that the presentation of new Xperia smartphones is scheduled for May 11. In particular, the announcement of the flagship model Xperia 1 IV is expected. Image Source: Sony According to rumors, the named... Read more

Alphabet failed to live up to expectations in the first quarter – weak YouTube revenue and limited work in Russia affected

Alphabet published financial results for the first quarter of 2022 – revenue and profit fell short of analysts’ expectations, which provoked a 3% drop in the holding’s shares. Most of all, analysts were upset by the insufficiently high advertising revenue... Read more

Bowers & Wilkins PX7 Noise Canceling Headphones Review

We continue to get acquainted with the updated line of Bowers & Wilkins headphones, the PX5 review has already been released, the PI3 / PI4 are next in line. I must say right away that I expected a lot from... Read more

LG Display's net profit in the first quarter of 2022 fell by almost 80%

Due to falling display prices and relatively weak demand for electronics and related products in general, LG Display reported that the company’s net profit in the first quarter of this year fell by almost 80% compared to the same period... Read more

ZTE announces Axon 40 smartphone with under-screen camera on May 9

ZTE has published a teaser anticipating the imminent announcement of the Axon 40 smartphone. Meanwhile, this device appeared in the first “live” photo showing the front side. It is reported that the novelty will debut on May 9. A feature... Read more

The world's largest production of silicon carbide power semiconductors for electric vehicles and not only was launched in the USA

The American company Wolfspeed, a subsidiary of CREE, has inaugurated the world’s largest silicon carbide power semiconductor plant in New York State. The honor of cutting the ribbon was entrusted to Wolfspeed’s key partner, Lucid Motors, whose Lucid Air electric... Read more

EK releases water block for Gigabyte Z690 Aorus Master motherboard

EK Water Blocks introduced the EK-Quantum Momentum 2 Aorus Z690 Master D-RGB – Plexi water block, specially designed for the Gigabyte Z690 Aorus Master motherboard for Intel LGA 1700 processors. Image Source: EK Water Blocks The novelty is made on... Read more

Spotify disconnected 2.1 million Russian premium users

The music streaming service Spotify, which had previously announced its withdrawal from Russia, stopped providing services for 2.1 million users from Russia. Just under a third of them lost access to the service in April. Image source: spotify.com During the... Read more

Laptop prices are expected to rise in the second half of 2022

The largest laptop manufacturers do not rule out an increase in product prices in the second half of this year, according to the Taiwanese resource DigiTimes. The measure may be due to a number of factors: an increase in production... Read more

Space 4X-strategy Galactic Civilizations IV left early access

American publisher and developer Stardock Corporation has announced the release of its 4X space strategy game Galactic Civilizations IV from Early Access. A special trailer is presented for this occasion. Image Source: Stardock Corporation Recall that the early access of... Read more

"Yandex" is not going to move from Russia

Together with the report on the financial results of the first quarter, Yandex sent a letter (PDF) to its investors, in which it stated that its plans do not include a “large-scale relocation” of employees outside of Russia. In March... Read more

Apple launched a self-service device repair service in the US – now anyone can order original parts and tools

Apple announced the launch of Self Service Repair in the US as part of the program of the same name, announced last year. U.S. users can now purchase repair manuals, genuine Apple parts, and tools from the Apple Self Service... Read more

400 thousand databases found in the public domain

Group-IB, a cybersecurity specialist, has discovered about 400,000 databases in the public domain on the Web. Most of them were detected in the USA, China, Germany, France and India, however, Russia also made it into the top ten in terms... Read more