Microsoft reveals new accessories for Windows 10

With Windows 10 finally available to anyone who wants it badly enough, Microsoft is introducing some promising new Windows 10-specific peripherals, according to WinBeta, including a new Bluetooth mouse and updates to a slate of existing accessories.

Computing

Sphero unveils programmable SPRK Edition to teach kids about robotics

You know Sphero? The little robotic ball you can drive around with your smartphone? Well, earlier today the creators released a new version of the hit toy, dubbed Sphero SPRK, that's geared toward robotics education.

Cool Tech

Xbox One will gain Windows 10, backwards compatibility in November

The Xbox One will gain Windows 10 and backwards compatibility in November, Microsoft announced during a Gamescom press briefing. The large update will contain digital assistant Cortana and "more than 100" Xbox 360 games.

Gaming

To the moon! Ford’s Apollo Edition Mustang raises $230,000 for charity

Ford’s one-off Apollo Edition Mustang, built for the EAA AirVenture show, has raised $230,000 for charity. The car wears a NASA-inspired body kit and equips a 627-horsepower supercharged V8.

Cars

Kevin Bacon’s answer to gratuitous female nudity in movies? More male nudity

Kevin Bacon suggests a novel way to address the problem of gratuitous female nudity in film during a hilarious new PSA. According to the actor, the problem isn't that women have to strip down too often, it's that men don't get to do it enough.

Now you can charge your iPhone 6 with a pair of skinny jeans

Joe's Jeans created a pair of skinny jeans that have special pockets for an external battery pack and an iPhone. That way, you can charge your phone with your jeans -- even while you wear them.

Mobile

Can Yahoo dig up enough dollars to bring Community back for season seven?

While star Joel McHale says Community is not returning for a 7th season, both Sony and Yahoo say they are still in talks about the future of the show, leaving fans on the edge of their seats to find out the show's fate.

Movies & TV

Apple says it won’t launch its own MVNO phone service to take on Google’s Project Fi

Apple may have plans for its own MVNO phone service that will work on most networks in the U.S. and Europe. Sources say Apple may not reveal the service for another five years, though.

Mobile

iPhone 6S and 6C rumors: You may have to wait until 2016 for the 4-inch iPhone 6C

Apple may have recently launched the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, but news of the iPhone 6S and an iPhone 6C are already on its way. Here is all the key information we think we know so far, including specs, and a possible release date.

Mobile

Thunderstrike 2 worm demonstrates major vulnerabilities for Mac users

A team of researchers has developed the first worm capable of targeting Mac firmware, which can infect systems via email, a website, or even by stowing away in the memory banks of an accessory.

Computing

Xbox One QWERTY chatpad nestles up into controllers this November

Among numerous announcements at its Gamescom 2015 press conference, Microsoft revealed the Xbox One chatpad peripheral, a full, QWERTY keyboard that slots right in to the bottom of the console's gamepad controller.

Gaming

Minecraft developer’s Cobalt brings Space Hamster to Xbox and PC in October

Minecraft developer Mojang has partnered with Microsoft Studios to bring the fast-paced multiplayer platformer Cobalt to Xbox consoles and PC platforms this fall.

Gaming

Airbus claims its new jet design could take you from New York to London in one hour

Aircraft manufacturer Airbus just patented a hypersonic jet which could possess the ability to fly from New York City to London in just one hour.

Cool Tech

Donald Trump gets debate advice from Obama in hilarious Fallon skit

Donald Trump gets a call from an unlikely source in a skit on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. The president himself offers to help the controversial candidate prepare for upcoming debates, for comedy's sake.