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Microsoft is placing a big bet on its new Surface family

A week after introducing the Surface Laptop to the world, he's sitting in a room in Microsoft's Building 88 ready to show off his team's la

OS News 25 May 2017 1:29 am

The MOnSter 6502

A dis-integrated circuit project to make a complete, working transistor-scale replica of the classic MOS 6502 microprocessor. This is sorc

OS News 24 May 2017 3:57 am

Breaking the iris scanner locking Samsung’s Galaxy S8 is laughably easy

The “future standard for phone authentication” is not ready for mainstream use.

Arstechnica 24 May 2017 2:40 am

Surface Pro will get a USB Type-C dongle to connect to your dongles

It will connect to the proprietary Surface Connect port.

Arstechnica 23 May 2017 10:41 pm

Google’s AlphaGo AI beats world’s best human Go player

Ke Jie tried to use AlphaGo's own moves and lost.

Arstechnica 23 May 2017 6:50 pm

Huawei goes after Apple’s MacBook with new thin-and-light Matebook X

A fingerprint sensor, extra USB Type-C port, and included dock help it stand out.

Arstechnica 23 May 2017 6:00 pm

Surface Pro updated at last: Kaby Lake gives longer battery life, but still n..

New hardware boasts up to 13.5 hours of usage between charges.

Arstechnica 23 May 2017 5:45 pm

Huawei Matebook 2017 Launch Live Blog: Starts 2pm CEST (8am ET)

We're in Berlin today to cover the launch of Huawei's next generation of Matebook. Come back to this page at 8am ET for the Live B

Anand Tech 23 May 2017 1:54 pm

Is Google Assistant better than Siri? | The iPhone Show

Google has launched its powerful Assistant for iOS, but it turns out that Siri is just as good – if not better – for iPhone users.

Info World 23 May 2017 12:30 pm

Flagship Samsung Chromebook Pro finally gets a release date: May 28

The Intel-powered Chromebook is coming to a website near you for $550.

Arstechnica 22 May 2017 9:08 pm

Nissan Leaf EV enters 10,000-mile Mongol Rally

90-mile range, plus EV charging points are few and far between in Siberia.

Arstechnica 22 May 2017 6:40 pm

HP gives Envy laptops an edgier look, updates Spectre x2 with Kaby Lake CPUs

Sharper edges, new kickstands, Intel and AMD processors, and more.

Arstechnica 22 May 2017 6:15 pm

LG Gram review: Amazingly light laptop either needs to be cheaper or better

It’s a competitive market and others do better on the details.

Arstechnica 21 May 2017 7:30 pm

Review: Running or not, you’ll want the Polar M430 on your wrist

A thoughtful update makes the M430 a better running watch than Polar's M400.

Arstechnica 21 May 2017 6:30 pm

Kill Google AMP before it kills the web

These, in my view, don't go far enough in stating the problem and I feel this needs to be said very clearly: Google's AMP is bad - bad in a

OS News 21 May 2017 4:06 pm

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20 May 2017 1:45 am

New Surface Pro: No USB-C port, minor design refresh revealed in leaked image..

No Surface Pro 5; it's just called Surface Pro. Unveiled in Shanghai next week.

Arstechnica 19 May 2017 6:36 pm

The Microsoft Build 2017 Recap: What To Expect When You’re Expecting Window..

Microsoft’s Build conference is one of their most important shows of the year, with a developer focused discussion that provides som

Anand Tech 19 May 2017 5:30 pm

ReactOS 0.4.5 released

ReactOS 0.4.5 has been released. Thanks to the work of Katayama Hirofumi and Mark Jansen, ReactOS now better serves requests for fonts an

OS News 19 May 2017 3:20 am

Android developers can now block rooted devices, Netflix bites

Over the weekend, it was discovered that the Android Netflix application could no longer be installed on rooted Android devices - in fact,

OS News 19 May 2017 3:16 am

Google introduces Android Go

During I/O, Google also announced Android Go, a version of the mobile operating system optimised for lower-end devices. From Google's anno

OS News 19 May 2017 3:01 am

Gallery: All of Android O’s totally revamped emoji

Android O totally revamps the emoji list, making it look a lot more like iOS emoji.

Arstechnica 19 May 2017 1:55 am

43% off Eagle Flight for PlayStation VR - Deal Alert

Soar past iconic landmarks, dive through narrow streets, and engage in heart-pounding aerial dog fights to protect your territory from oppo

Mac World 18 May 2017 9:49 pm

AMD unveils the Radeon Vega Frontier Edition

So for today's AMD Financial Analyst Day, AMD has released a little bit more information as part of the next step of their campaign. The fi

OS News 18 May 2017 9:11 pm

Google announces untethered, fully tracked, standalone VR headsets

Also: New “visual position system” is an AR Google Maps for indoors.

Arstechnica 18 May 2017 12:33 am

First Android O beta (and second preview overall) officially released

Available for newer Pixel and Nexus devices, final version will be out this fall.

Arstechnica 18 May 2017 12:28 am

“Android Go” will strip Android down for ultra-low-budget phones

Android Go extends and continues past efforts to reduce resource usage.

Arstechnica 18 May 2017 12:19 am

Updates to Google Photos ensure you’ll actually see those party photos you..

Forgot to share photos of your party with friends? Google Photos will help.

Arstechnica 17 May 2017 11:53 pm

All the new Google Home features we learned about at I/O

Google's Amazon Echo competitor is gradually becoming more capable.

Arstechnica 17 May 2017 11:51 pm

The Google Assistant comes to iOS

New standalone Google Assistant app has voice command interface.

Arstechnica 17 May 2017 11:00 pm

Google Lens knows more about what’s in your photos than you do

What flower are you snapping a photo of? Google can tell you that.

Arstechnica 17 May 2017 10:49 pm

The Google I/O 2017 Keynote Live Blog

Taking place today is Google's annual I/O developer conference. Starting things off as always is the keynote, where we should receive

Anand Tech 17 May 2017 10:20 pm

Liveblog: Google I/O 2017 starts May 17 at 1pm ET

See the next version of Android O, and a ton of other new stuff!

Arstechnica 17 May 2017 10:00 pm

Radeon Vega Frontier Edition: First AMD Vega GPU is for the pros

13 teraflops FP32 performance and 16GB of HBM2 for compute markets with money to burn.

Arstechnica 17 May 2017 6:24 pm

AMD unveils Ryzen Threadripper: A monster CPU with 16 cores, 32 threads

Plus, Ryzen APUs, Ryzen Pro, and 32C/64T Epyc data centre processor teased.

Arstechnica 17 May 2017 6:14 pm

Report: Apple shows it’s taking the Mac seriously with WWDC laptop updates

MacBook, MacBook Pro, and MacBook Air could all be on the docket. Desktops MIA.

Arstechnica 17 May 2017 12:55 am

ArcaOS 5.0 released

ArcaOS 5.0 has been released and it is available to be bought at the Arca Noae shop page. It is based on OS/2 Warp 4.52 binaries, and conta

OS News 17 May 2017 12:29 am

iPhone Users Don’t Need an Echo Show | The iPhone Show

Amazon has unveiled its latest Echo Show smart speaker with a touchscreen, but it’s main selling points – hands-free voice assistance a

Info World 16 May 2017 4:37 pm

HTC Squeeze Live Blog (Starts 2am ET)

We're here in Taiwan for the launch of HTC's newest Flagship smartphone! Live Blog away! 

Anand Tech 16 May 2017 11:09 am

iOS 10.3.2 arrives with nearly two dozen security fixes

Update has been in beta testing since late March, when iOS 10.3 was released.

Arstechnica 15 May 2017 11:10 pm

Xiaomi Air 12 laptop review: Like a MacBook, but a third of the price

About $500 buys you a 12-inch MacBook-like laptop—with full-size USB and HDMI ports.

Arstechnica 15 May 2017 10:00 pm

* Hit by WannaCry? No one to blame but yourself *

Friday saw the largest global ransomware attack in internet history, and the world did not handle it well. We're only beginning to calculat

OS News 15 May 2017 9:48 pm

Google-blessed Android infotainment system comes to the car

Move over Android Auto: vehicles can now run Android directly as an OS.

Arstechnica 15 May 2017 8:25 pm

Op-ed: It’s time for Google to take responsibility for Android’s security..

Carriers and OEMs should be cut out of this part of the process.

Arstechnica 15 May 2017 8:10 pm

53% off HAVIT 2.4GHz Adjustable 2000 DPI Wireless Gaming Mouse - Deal Alert

Reliable connection with advanced 2.4ghz wireless. Features a working distance of up to 15m, sleep mode, a comfortable ergonomic design, an

Mac World 15 May 2017 7:51 pm

53% off HAVIT 2.4GHz Adjustable 2000 DPI Wireless Gaming Mouse - Deal Alert

Reliable connection with advanced 2.4ghz wireless. Features a working distance of up to 15m, sleep mode, a comfortable ergonomic design, an

Info World 15 May 2017 7:51 pm

Google Tracker 2017—All the stuff Google has in the works ahead of Google I..

Prepare yourself for the big show with our annual giant list of company projects.

Arstechnica 15 May 2017 4:30 pm

How to Protect Against the Massive Global Ransomware Attack

A massive cyberattack has struck computers around the globe. Have you been affected by the highly virulent self-replicating ransomware? If

Make Use Of 14 May 2017 9:00 pm