Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | BMW’s all-new 3 Series goes on sale 2019, starting at $40,200

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | BMW’s all-new 3 Series goes on sale 2019, starting at $40,200

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Lucky seven — New model is bigger, lighter, and more powerful than the outgoing 3 Series. Jonathan M. Gitlin – Oct 2, 2018 1:05 pm UTC The seventh-generation BMW 3 Series, which arrives in showrooms in March 2019. BMW The cabin’s ergonomics look good, as does the integration of the iDrive infotainment screen into the…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | First UEFI malware discovered in wild is laptop security software hijacked by Russians

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | First UEFI malware discovered in wild is laptop security software hijacked by Russians

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Hit the road, LoJax — “LoJax” repurposed LoJack anti-theft agent as rootkit that could survive OS re-installs. Sean Gallagher – Oct 2, 2018 12:33 pm UTC Chatri Attanatwong / Getty ImagesESET Research has published a paper detailing the discovery of a malware campaign that used repurposed commercial software to create a backdoor in computers’ firmware—a…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Wynonna Earp’s wild season 3 finale takes the series to a whole new level

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Wynonna Earp’s wild season 3 finale takes the series to a whole new level

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Weird wild west — Our heroine beats back the Apocalypse (for now), but at great personal cost. Jennifer Ouellette – Oct 2, 2018 10:30 am UTC Enlarge / Is that what you’re wearing to the Apocalypse? Wynonna (Melanie Scrofano) confronts the demon Bulshar (Jean Marchand) in the Season 3 finale of Wynonna Earp.Michelle Faye Fraser/Wynonna…

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Forget the guilt trip: There’s a better way to get people to eat more bugs

Hexbyte – Tech News – Ars Technica | Forget the guilt trip: There’s a better way to get people to eat more bugs

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Guess I’ll eat some worms — Study: Appealing to pleasure made people more likely to eat mealworm truffles Jennifer Ouellette – Oct 2, 2018 9:01 am UTC Enlarge / We double dog dare you to eat those bugs.John Tlumacki, Boston Globe/Getty ImagesA few years ago, French chef David Faure traveled to Asia. The many different bugs…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Hands On With the No-Distractions Traveler Laptop

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Hands On With the No-Distractions Traveler Laptop

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With an e-ink display and a desktop-like keyboard, the Traveler is an unusual laptop meant to help writers focus on their craft while remaining free of digital distractions. October 2, 2018 9:00AM EST October 2, 2018 PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use.…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech How to Make iPhone, iPad Instantly Faster on iOS 12

Hexbyte – Science and Tech How to Make iPhone, iPad Instantly Faster on iOS 12

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Here’s how you can instantly make your iPhone or iPad even faster on iOS 12 with a simple trick. This technique works on older versions of iOS too. Turn off Animations with ‘Reduce Motion’ to Make iPhone, iPad Instantly Faster on iOS 12 For the first time ever, Apple released an update – iOS 12…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Google launches new aqua color of Home Mini speaker ahead of Pixel 3 event

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Google launches new aqua color of Home Mini speaker ahead of Pixel 3 event

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Google is debuting a new color of its $49 Google Home Mini speaker just a week before the company’s October 9th event, indicating that the device won’t see a more substantial design refresh this year. The latest color is called aqua, and Google describes it as a “minty blue color that fits perfectly into the…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Windows 10 laptops: We’ve just reinvented PC with world’s first leather 2-in-1, says HP

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Windows 10 laptops: We’ve just reinvented PC with world’s first leather 2-in-1, says HP

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If you’re looking for a laptop that feels warmer to the touch than aluminum and yet comes with the added aroma of leather, HP’s new Spectre Folio convertible PC has you covered. The PC maker claims to have reinvented the PC with the Spectre Folio’s design, which features ‘cognac-brown’ or ‘Bordeaux-burgundy’ leather surrounding the keyboard…

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Google’s new video teaser for Pixel 3 confirms ‘Active Edge’ display will return

Hexbyte – Science and Tech Google’s new video teaser for Pixel 3 confirms ‘Active Edge’ display will return

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Google next week will hold its latest hardware event, with the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL being the undisputed stars of the show. Sure, Google will unveil new Home, Chrome OS, and Chromecast products, and, yes, we know everything about the Pixel 3 series already. But that doesn’t mean the Pixel 3 phones will…