Update: Morning attack on DNS provider resumes, internet burns

A cyberattack on Dyn, a major internet management company, has left a significant portion of the web in shambles, with users reporting issues with popular sites like Twitter, Spotify, SoundCloud, Airbnb, and more.
Product Review

Acer Swift 7 Review

Like a seasoned marathoner, Acer's rail-thin Swift 7 can still go the distance.

Nvidia’s new Game Ready driver is ready for ‘Battlefield 1,’ ‘Titanfall 2,’ more

Nvidia released a new GeForce Game Ready WHQL driver on Thursday optimized for a number of new games including Battlefield 1 and Titanfall 2 for PC. Other optimized games include Civilization VI and Serious Sam VR: The Last Hope.

Nvidia partners addressing memory issues surrounding GeForce GTX 1070 cards

There seems to be a problem related to GeForce GTX 1070 cards relying on GDDR5 memory provided by Micron. Users are experiencing flickering, artifacts, and other issues. Several manufacturers have released new firmware while others remain…

New MacBooks are coming later this month, but are they too little too late?

The MacBook Pro returns this month to a changed and nearly unrecognizable market. How can it possibly stay competitive?
Product Review

Razer Deathadder Elite Review

Razer's DeathAdder Elite looks like Clark Kent, works like Superman.

Seagate revealed the world’s largest tiny hard drive with 5TB in 2.5 inches

Seagate rolled out a brand new family of BarraCudas, in the 2.5-inch form factor. The BarraCudas boast up to 5TB of storage capacity and borrow some of the best features from Seagate’s latest mobile drives introduced earlier in 2016.

Tobii Eye Tracker 4C adds head tracking for even better gaming precision

On Friday, Tobii announced its own second-generation hardware, the Tobii Eye Tracker 4C, which adds in head tracking and better performance for the utmost precision in gaming simulation.

Good news! Google’s Pixel smartphone survives underwater longer than you can

Google's Pixel handset might not have the highest IP rating in the world, but it actually handles water better than you might expect. In a test by one user, it was able to handle being submerged in shallow water for up to 30…
Virtual Reality

Onix VR’s Pulsar headset could offer 4K virtual reality, but not till next year

Virtual Reality headsets might seem almost dime a dozen today, but nobody had had access to a 4K, 120Hz model just yet - unless you've played with Onix VR's Pulsar prototype. The VR startup plans to launch its high-end VR HMD in 2017.

Blizzard launches cross-game voice chat service Blizzard Voice

Blizzard Voice is a new component of the studio's online multiplayer platform that allows users to chat with their friends and friends of friends, whether they're in-game or otherwise.

Future AI assistants like Siri could be trained by Joey from ‘Friends’

Which TV show character would you choose to train future artificially intelligent computers how to move and sound like us? We're assuming everyone has said Joey from Friends, which is a good thing, because a research team had…