Everything you need to know about the Google Chromecast and Chromecast Ultra

Google's Chromecast plugs into your TV's HDMI port, allowing you to stream content from your tablet, laptop, or smartphone directly to your TV. Here's what you need to know about all iterations, including the new 4K-ready Chromecast Ultra.

Acer unleashes a new Predator monitor packing a WQHD resolution on PC gamers

Acer added a new monitor to its Predator lineup for PC gamers called the XB241YU. The panel packs a WQHD resolution, Nvidia's G-Sync technology, and refresh rates reaching up to 180Hz. It also comes with a five-port USB 3.0 hub.

A new patent demonstrates Apple's interest in truly customizable keyboards

On Thursday, a new Apple patent was discovered that would create customizable key travel in future MacBook keyboards, allowing users to configured the perfect keyboard on the fly.

Razer sharpens its biggest Blade with GTX 1080 graphics, watch it unveiled here

Razer introduced a refreshed Blade Pro laptop that will ship in November, sporting the latest Intel Core processor and GeForce GTX 1080 graphics. It can be pre-ordered now for a hefty starting price with only three storage options.

The new norm in smartphones could be 8GB of memory, thanks to Samsung

Smartphones is racing to catch up with desktop computing power and is not far behind. Samsung debuted a new 10nm design which would allow for double-speed LPDDR4 memory in smartphones, in capacities up to 8GB.

PowerColor adds devilish graphics power to your PC for under $400

PowerColor finally made available its external graphics dock called Devil Box. The device supports a number of cards from AMD and Nvidia while adding ports to a connected desktop or laptop. The enclosure is based on AMD's XConnect tech.

Trademark filing suggests MacBook Pro OLED strip will be called the Magic Toolbar

It's been rumored for months that the new MacBook Pro will feature an OLED strip serving as dynamic function keys, but now this keyboard component's name may have been revealed by a trademark application.

Watch cops nab the man suspected of the massive 2012 LinkedIn hack

Remember that massive LinkedIn data breach in 2012 that hit the headlines again in May when account holders' information appeared for sale online? Well, cops believe they may now have their man.
Virtual Reality

A new mobile VR solution is coming to town: LeEco’s ExploreVR headset

During LeEco's press conference, the company revealed its intention in bringing its ExploreVR headset to the U.S. It will be compatible with the company's ecophones, following in the footsteps of Samsung and its Galaxy VR ecosystem.

Windows 10 Insiders on the Fast Ring get build 14951, with Ink improvements

Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider build 14951 to the Fast Ring, with fixes and improvements in the camera app on PC and Mobile, Windows Ink updates, and more precision touchpad updates.

Updated version of Apple's video application Final Cut Pro X could be incoming

Apple could be planning to release an update to version 10.3 of its professional video editing application Final Cut Pro X, possibly at its October 27 event. A recent downloading mix-up adds to the speculation.

Funcom's 'Hide and Shriek' will bring spooky fun to PC gamers this Halloween

Funcom will launch a multiplayer game called Hide and Shriek. The game will pit one player against another in a match to generate the most scares. Each player is invisible, making the attempt to scare the other player difficult.