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How much!? British Airways glitch results in $4.2M quote for family vacation

Website errors sometimes cause flight prices to display at way below the correct price. But British Airways recently experienced the opposite issue when it tried to charge a family more than $4 million for a vacation in Mexico. The post How much!? British Airways glitch results in $4.2M quote for family vacation appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Mexico, Trends, Web, Computing, British Airways, B.A, Computer Bug, Website Error


Intel Command Center lays foundation for next year’s ‘Arctic Sound’ GPU

Intel revealed its new Command Center driver software at GDC 2019. The updated interface will control current Intel integrated graphics and also lays the groundwork for next year's Intel video card. The post Intel Command Center lays foundation for next year’s ‘Arctic Sound’ GPU appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Intel, Computing, Gpu, Command Center, Intel Graphics, Arctic Sound, GDC 2019, Intel Command Center


Intel teases mobile 9th-generation Core i9 mobile processors at GDC 2019

Intel teased its new 9th-generation Intel Core i9 processors at GDC 2019. The company offered few specifics about the hardware, but a leak from late February provides insight into what the new processors might offer. The post Intel teases mobile 9th-generation Core i9 mobile processors at GDC 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Intel, Computing, Notebook, Laptop, GDC, Intel Core, Intel Core i9


Oculus shows off the Rift S, plans to phase out its original VR headset

Oculus plans to phase out its flagship Rift VR headset for its newly created Rift S. The Rift S made its debut this week at the 2019 Game Developers Conference and is expected to be released in spring 2019. The post appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, News, Trends, Computing, Virtual Reality, Oculus Vr, Oculus Rift, VR headsets, Oculus Rift s


Lenovo Legion Y740 review

Coming with the Intel Core i7-8750H processor, Nvidia GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q graphics, 16GB of RAM, and a 256GB PCIe NVMe SSD, the Legion Y740 one big beast. But priced at under $2,500 how does Lenovo’s Legion stand up against the crowd? The post Lenovo Legion Y740 review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Computing, Nvidia, Lenovo, Gaming Laptop, Intel Core, Legion, Lenovo Legion


Don’t be fooled! Study exposes most popular phishing email subject lines

Phishing emails are on the rise and a new study out by the cybersecurity company Barracuda has exposed some of the most common phishing email subject lines used to exploit businesses.  The post Don’t be fooled! Study exposes most popular phishing email subject lines appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Web, Computing, Cyber Criminals, Phishing, Don, Barracuda


If you have $5,200, Apple has 256GB of RAM for your iMac Pro

Professionals looking to run intensive applications will be able to push their work a bit further with Apple's latest iMac Pro, which holds 256GB of DD4 ECC RAM for $5,200. Here's why it costs so much to upgrade your iMac Pro to the top. The post If you have $5,200, Apple has 256GB of RAM for your iMac Pro appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, News, Trends, Computing, ECC RAM, Imac Pro


Google hit with another fine by the EU, this time for $1.7 billion

Google has been fined for the third time by the EU, this time for breaching antitrust laws by requiring third-party websites using its search function to prioritize its ads over competitors. The post Google hit with another fine by the EU, this time for $1.7 billion appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Android, Mobile, Business, News, Trends, Eu, Computing, Antitrust, Fine


Google hit with another fine by the E.U., this time for $1.7 billion

Google has been fined for the third time by the E.U., this time for breaching antitrust laws by requiring third-party websites using its search function to prioritize its ads over competitors. The post Google hit with another fine by the E.U., this time for $1.7 billion appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Google, Android, Mobile, Business, News, Trends, Eu, Computing, Antitrust, Fine


Apple launches second generation AirPods with wireless charging

Bluetooth earbuds have longer battery life, hands-free Siri and new wireless charging case Apple has launched a new version of its hugely popular wireless earbuds, the AirPods, with long-anticipated wireless charging and longer battery life.The second-generation AirPods look identical to the previous version, complete with a white stalk that looks like a set of earphones with the cables cut off. But now the earbuds last longer when used for phone calls between charges and support hands-free acce...
Tags: Apple, Gadgets, Technology, Siri, UK News, Headphones, Computing


This limited-time Dell deal cuts $330 off the price of the XPS 15

Dell is currently running a limited-time sale that is cutting the pricing on the XPS 15 down by $330, but only through Thursday, March 21, and with the use of a special coupon code.  The post This limited-time Dell deal cuts $330 off the price of the XPS 15 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, News, Trends, Computing, Dell, XPS 15


The best budget monitors

Looking for the best budget monitors? These monitors are affordable, but still provide the features you need for gaming, work, home or other plans! Take a look at the displays and your wallet will thank you. The post The best budget monitors appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Computing, Affordable Monitors, Budget Monitors, Low Cost Monitors


Camera maker Insta360 raises $30M as it eyes 2020 IPO

Insta360, one of the pioneers in making 360-degree cameras, just raised $30 million in a Series C+ funding round from Chinese investors including Everest Venture Capital, MG Holdings and Huajin Capital. The Shenzhen-based camera maker declines to disclose its latest valuation. It plans to use the fresh proceeds in research and development, marketing and after-sales services in its key international markets including the United States and Japan, which are the company’s second and third-largest...
Tags: Gadgets, Asia, Japan, Hardware, Instagram, China, Funding, Tech, Smartphone, Companies, Camera, United States, Computing, Tencent, Virtual Reality, Gopro


Grab 1 terabyte of SSD storage for just $100 with this sale on Amazon

If you're looking for an excellent opportunity to pick up a 1TB SSD at a low price, Amazon has you covered with Samsung's 860 QVO 1TB 2.5-inch SATA III Internal SSD. It is an excellent offering for both multimedia enthusiasts and gamers. The post Grab 1 terabyte of SSD storage for just $100 with this sale on Amazon appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Samsung, Trends, Computing, Ssd


Yes, Apple’s new iMacs look great, but they do have one glaring problem

With processors ranging up to the eight-core Core i9, the 2019 iMac update looks like a pretty solid upgrade to Apple's classic all-in-one. But hidden in the details of the product page, there's one outdated component Apple is holding onto. The post Yes, Apple’s new iMacs look great, but they do have one glaring problem appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, News, Trends, Computing, iMac


HP spring sale: Save up to 58 percent on laptops, desktops, printers, and more

From now until March 23, the HP spring sale lets you take as much as 58 percent off of a huge range of laptops, desktop PCs, printers, and more, potentially saving you more than $1,000. We’ve rounded up a dozen of the best deals right here. The post HP spring sale: Save up to 58 percent on laptops, desktops, printers, and more appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Deals, Trends, Computing, Laptop Deals, desktop PC deals, HP Spring sale, Printer Deals


Acer Predator XB3 review

The Predator XB3 isn’t for the faint of heart. But if you have a system that can push over 100 frames per second in 4K screen resolution, this monster of a monitor might be the perfect match for your overpowered gaming rig. The post Acer Predator XB3 review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Gaming, Trends, Computing, Acer, Gaming monitor, Acer Predator XB3


Which iMac should you buy? Here’s our guide to picking a new Apple all-in-one

With new processors and graphics cards for both the 4K and 5K models, the iMac feels like a good option for creatives again. But which should you buy? Here's our guide to choosing the right Apple all-in-one for your needs. The post Which iMac should you buy? Here’s our guide to picking a new Apple all-in-one appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Trends, Buying Guide, Computing, iMac, Buying Guides


U.S. to build $500M exascale supercomputer aimed at boosting research by 2021

The U.S. Department of Energy has announced plans to build a $500 million exascale supercomputer by 2021. The project, known as the Aurora supercomputer, is expected to boost research efforts in fields such as public health. The post U.S. to build $500M exascale supercomputer aimed at boosting research by 2021 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Intel, Computing, Aurora, U.S. Department of Energy, Exascale


The U.S. government plans to drop $500M on a ridiculously powerful supercomputer

The U.S. Department of Energy has announced plans to build a $500 million exascale supercomputer by 2021. The project, known as the Aurora supercomputer, is expected to boost research efforts in fields such as public health. The post The U.S. government plans to drop $500M on a ridiculously powerful supercomputer appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Intel, Computing, Aurora, U.S. Department of Energy, Exascale


USB4: Everything you need to know

USB4 is on the horizon and alongside a massive boost in speed it's also unifying with the Thunderbolt 3 standard to help finally create a singular wired connection protocol that all devices can enjoy. The post USB4: Everything you need to know appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Usb, Computing, Usb-c, Thunderbolt 3


Firefox 66 is here and it will soon block irritating autoplay videos

Do web advertisements have you frustrated? Mozilla is here to help. The latest version of the browser will soon block autoplaying videos by default and will also help make web page scrolling smoother. The post Firefox 66 is here and it will soon block irritating autoplay videos appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Firefox, News, Trends, Web, Computing


Firefox 66 is here and it will soon block irritating auto-play videos

Do web advertisements have you frustrated? Mozilla is here to help. The latest version of the browser will soon block auto-playing videos by default and will also help make web page scrolling smoother. The post Firefox 66 is here and it will soon block irritating auto-play videos appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Firefox, News, Trends, Web, Computing


The best color laser printers for 2019

Color laser printers have improved dramatically over the years, and today's models offer both blazing print speeds and great image quality. Here are our favorite color laser printers, from massive all-in-ones to smaller budget options. The post The best color laser printers for 2019 appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Computing, Printing, Printers, Buying Guides, Best Of Everything, Color Laser Printers


Paper designs digitize in real time using an Illustrator-connected paper tablet

Love graphic design, but prefer the feel of real paper? The new Moleskine Paper Tablet - Creative Cloud Connected syncs with Adobe Illustrator in real time, turning paper sketches into digital drawings. The post Paper designs digitize in real time using an Illustrator-connected paper tablet appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, News, Trends, Computing, Moleskine, Graphic Design, Adobe Illustrator, Paper Tablet


Nvidia’s new simulator brings virtual learning to autonomous vehicle developers

Nvidia introduced a simulator for testing autonomous vehicle technologies. Drive Constellation is a cloud-based platform technology vendors can use to validate systems efficiently, safely, and much faster than with vehicles on real roads. The post Nvidia’s new simulator brings virtual learning to autonomous vehicle developers appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Cars, Trends, Computing, Nvidia, Autonomous Vehicle Testing, Nvidia Constellation


Apple iMac gets more powerful with new Intel CPUs, Radeon Pro graphics

Apple on Tuesday, March 19 refreshed its iMac lineup with new models featuring slightly more powerful Intel processors and new AMD graphics cards. The new 27-inch 5K model comes with options for Intel's six-core or eight-core ninth-gen processors. The post Apple iMac gets more powerful with new Intel CPUs, Radeon Pro graphics appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, News, Trends, Intel, Computing, Amd, iMac


Old Nvidia graphics cards to get ray tracing support in upcoming driver

Nvidia's RTX ray tracing technology will no longer be limited to RTX graphics cards. An upcoming driver update will add support for low-end ray tracing to GTX 10-series and 16-series graphics cards. The post Old Nvidia graphics cards to get ray tracing support in upcoming driver appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Computing, Nvidia, Graphics Cards, Ray Tracing, Rtx


Smart speakers are about to get an IQ bump thanks to new Qualcomm chips

Qualcomm announced a new chipset that is designed to make the next generation of smart speakers sound, listen, and connect better than ever before, and it could soon be in your living room. The post Smart speakers are about to get an IQ bump thanks to new Qualcomm chips appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Computing, Home Theater, Qualcomm, Smart Speakers


Netgear’s new Nighthawk Tri-band AX12 router brings Wi-Fi 6 speeds to the masses

Available in May for $600, the Nighthawk Tri-band AX12 router allows for maximum Wi-Fi performance on smart home devices and offers everything needed for gaming, streaming, and other high-bandwidth applications.  The post Netgear’s new Nighthawk Tri-band AX12 router brings Wi-Fi 6 speeds to the masses appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Computing, Wifi, Netgear