Microsoft stops making Surface 2, pushing Windows RT toward exit door

Microsoft is ditching the Surface 2 and shifting its attention to its full-featured Surface Pro 3 tablet, a device that helped it score sales worth more than a billion dollars in its most recent quarter.


Here’s how to make the most of Cortana, the Windows 10 digital assistant

Cortana, Microsoft's digital personal assistant, has arrived on the desktop. She is not quite as versatile as her counterpart on the phone, but you can have lots of fun with her nevertheless. We'll show you how to set up Cortana and get her to work for you.


White House drone crash linked to drunken intelligence agency worker

Turns out the drone that caused a security scare at the White House on Monday was flown – and crashed – by a sloshed intelligence agency worker. President Obama, who wasn't there at the time, commented on the incident on Tuesday.

Cool Tech

Sony reportedly to cut additional 1,000 jobs from mobile division

As part of plans to revamp its smartphone business, Sony has reportedly decided to cut a further 1,000 jobs in its mobile division, a move that will leave the unit with around 5,000 workers.

Android Army

Wave hello to the gesture controlled ZTE Blade S6, which comes with Android 5.0 as standard

ZTE has announced the Blade S6 smartphone, which not only comes with Android 5.0 installed as standard, but also a Snapdragon 615 octa-core processor for the full 64-bit experience.


Twitter users can soon post 30-second videos, send group messages

Ideal for anyone that splits their time between mobile video applications like Vine or Instagram and Twitter, the social network is adding the ability to post 30-second video clips directly to the main feed.

Social Media

We almost got a hernia from Pioneer’s $2,000, anvil-impersonating Blu-ray player

Pioneer's new BDP-88FD Blu-ray player is an absolute beast (in the best possible way). In our video, we show off the piece's incredible build quality and aesthetics while discussing some of its finer features.

Home Theater

Survive Winter Storm Juno with these 10 great picks on Netflix

To help those under siege from Winter Storm Juno this week, we've put together a list of 10 awesome titles to check out from Netflix. Stay warm and entertained as you lounge your way through our list.

Home Theater

Electric all-wheel drive planned for future Cadillac models?

Electric all-wheel drive could be added to future General Motors performance models, including Cadillac V cars and the Chevy Camaro. The idea is to improve performance without sacrificing fuel economy.


Trippy Clip lens puts a far-out effect on your smartphone camera, no drugs required

The Trippy Clip is a spring-loaded clip-on lens that attaches onto the camera of almost any smartphone, tablet, or laptop. What it gives your photos is a unique prism effect.


Lexus feels the racing itch, plans to scratch it with the RC F GT3

Following the reveal of the Lexus GS F sport sedan at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, the brand announced its intention to return to motorsport with the RC F GT3 race car. The racer will house a 5.0-liter V8 that will produce more than 540 hp.


Tim Cook reveals April launch for Apple Watch, unprecedented iPhone sales

Apple reveals that its Watch is coming in April, and that it sold a whopping 74.4 million iPhones in the first quarter of 2015, making the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus a massive hit.


Who are the four, new, all-female Ghostbusters?

The near-final lineup of four new Ghostbusters starring in Paul Feig's lineup is revealed: Three Saturday Night Live veterans -- Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, and Kate McKinnon -- plus comedian Melissa McCarthy.

Movies & TV

Doctor Who’s David Tennant joins the cast of Marvel’s Netflix series A.K.A. Jessica Jones

Former Doctor Who star David Tennant has joined the cast of Marvel's upcoming Netflix series A.K.A. Jessica Jones as the villain known as Kilgrave.

Movies & TV