Computing
Computing

Have you been hacked? These four websites can tell you

Hacking is difficult to defend against because there's often no indication you've been compromised until damage is done. Thankfully, these four monitoring websites can tell you if your accounts have been involved in a breach.
Computing

Get your rig ready for ‘Overwatch’ with new drivers from Nvidia

Blizzard's online shooter Overwatch is one of the biggest releases of the year, and now players can download the latest Game Ready drivers for Nvidia to ensure their PC is up to the task.
Computing

Next MacBook Pro said to include OLED ‘touch bar’ to replace some keys

Will Apple ever update its MacBook Pro machine? A usually reliable analyst says to expect a lighter, slimmer design before the end of the year, adding that it'll include an OLED "touch bar" across the top as well as Touch ID support.
Photography

LandscapePro offers advanced edits of landscape photos with minimal know-how

Want to edit your landscape photos without the advanced learning curve of programs like Photoshop? LandscapePro from Anthropics Technology does just that. The basic version costs just $40.
Web

3 WebVisions speakers that got our minds spinning

With 14 presenters on tap for this year's WebVisions conference in Portland, Oregon, those in attendance learned about everything from tech's growing role in activism to content strategy for paleontologists.
Computing

Windows 10 Anniversary Update launches new hardware requirements, but don’t panic

Microsoft has provided new hardware requirements for Windows 10 Mobile, Windows 10 desktop, Windows Server 2016 Technical Preview, and the IoT Core. Screen sizes have changed, memory requirements have been altered, and more.
Computing

Steam can run on the PlayStation 4 thanks to Arch Linux, a jailbreak, and old firmware

An individual named OsirisX managed to install Arch Linux on the PlayStation 4, enabling him to run the Steam client and the Bastion game without any visual problems. OsirisX used patched Radeon libraries provided by homebrew…
Product Review

Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim 2TB Review

Seagate's tiny Ultra Slim external hard drive is both pocketable and affordable.
Computing

Does faster RAM really make a difference in your frame rates?

Memory hasn't traditionally had much of an effect on gaming. As long as you had enough, that was fine, but it turns out that contemporary, higher-resolution titles actually can benefit from faster memory by a surprising amount.
Virtual Reality

Oculus DRM debacle continues as Revive resurrects itself, cracks Oculus store

You don't even need to have bought the games to get Oculus Home working on your Vive any more, thanks to the latest Revive update. That wasn't the intention, but the developers felt that Oculus' crackdown forced their hand.
Computing

Hacker allegedly stole $2 million worth of airline tickets through phishing scam

The U.S. has successfully extradited an African hacker from France who allegedly stole $2 million worth of plane tickets from airlines over a three-year period using an extensive phishing email campaign.
Computing

Tell Microsoft what you really think about Windows 10 with Feedback Hub

We've all got that one thing we wish worked better on our computer, and Windows 10 users can now report it with the Feedback Hub, now open to all. It was previously only offered to Windows Insider members.