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Mobile

Worlds collide as Cortana makes its way to the Android lock screen

Cortana, Microsoft's digital voice assistant, has a new feature on Android devices: A lock screen interface. The beta version of the app includes an shortcut enables one-swipe access to Cortana's informational cards.
Mobile

Super thin and sleek webcam cover helps your protect your privacy in style

The Internet Security Camera Cover (ISCC) claims to be the "the world's thinnest, most ergonomic, and seamless mechanical webcam privacy cover.” After browsing the many mechanical camera covers out there, we’re inclined to agree.
Computing

Gigabyte’s GTX 1080 Xtreme Edition GPU may zoom past Founder’s Edition model

This week, Gigabyte revealed a number of new products shipping under its Aorus brand, one of which is an overclocked GTX 1080 graphics card. It will come packed with two modes, and will supposedly outperform Nvidia's Founder's Edition…
Computing

Scan 25 pages per minute from the road with Epson portable document scanner

Built for professionals on the go, the portable scanner can be plugged into a wall or powered straight over a USB connection. It features a 20-page automatic document feeder and can save files straight to Dropbox and Google Drive.
Computing

NexDock supporting Intel Compute Card initiative with new notebook dock

NexDock has been offering notebook-like docking stations that transform a Windows 10 Mobile smartphone into a notebook, and now the company is extending its product line to include Intel's Compute Card.
Computing

AMD’s new Radeon driver is optimized for Capcom’s ‘Resident Evil 7: Biohazard’

AMD has a new driver for its Radeon graphics cards, Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition 17.1.1, optimized for Resident Evil 7: Biohazard. The new driver also resolves two game-related issues and two Radeon ReLive issues.
Computing

Your browser might be filling in hidden fields and giving away your secrets

Phishing site present themselves as legitimate pages while requesting account and other sensitive information. Now, there's apparently a browser vulnerability that can enter information on phishing sites without your knowledge.
Computing

Microsoft's purchase of Simplygon demonstrates its commitment to 3D in Windows 10

Microsoft's acquisition of Simplygon illustrates how 3D will take a more significant role in Windows 10, as the company is making some specific investments in 3D technology that should provide more benefits for creative types.
Deals

Expand your Wi-Fi reach with this TP-Link Range Extender ($47 off)

Amazon has a big discount on TP-Link's Wi-Fi Range Extender. You can get 67 percent off the normal price, bringing it down by nearly $50.
Gaming

Latest 'Overwatch' update brings floating health bars to the public test realm

Overwatch has received a number of updates over the holiday season, including the new Oasis map, but there is a new feature on the public test realm designed for spectators, rather than players.
Photography

Take the camera dividers out of the Udee backpack and it becomes a cooler

The Udee backpack can morph from a camera bag to a cooler to simple storage -- and that's just the bottom half. Startup Meltpartners is just shy of its Kickstarter goal for its first project.
Computing

AMD’s ‘Naples’ server CPU designed for ‘radical’ data center changes

AMD's Forrest Norrod kicked off a series of new blogs focused on the upcoming Naples CPU for servers slated for the first half of 2017. A 32-core, 64-thread version was first revealed in August as part of AMD's "Zen" architecture reveal.