Computing
Computing

Keep your data safe wth Lexar’s new JumpDrive Tough thumb drive

Built to withstand the elements and survive a wide range of adverse conditions, Lexar's new JumpDrive Tough is waterproof, shockproof, and includes EncryptStick Lite software to provide 256-bit AES encryption
Computing

Latest bugs in LastPass allowed attackers to steal passwords

LastPass is patching three serious vulnerabilities in its password manager software that left passwords potentially at risk of being stolen. The bugs were discovered by Google’s Tavis Ormandy, a serial bug hunter.
Cool Tech

AI learns when people are using hate speech, even when they use code words

Computer scientists at the University of Rochester have developed a smart algorithm which can detect hate speech slurs in Twitter messages, even when people use code words as disguise.
Photography

Epson $99 printer will spit out anything from smartphone snaps to coloring pages

Epson's latest $99 printer is an all-in-one with a number of connectivity conveniences, including mobile photo printing even without a wireless network in range and an app for editing printable photo projects.
Music

Watch: IBM uses artificial intelligence to make music with Phony Ppl 3:53

IBM's artificial intelligence program Watson Beat uses digital audio from users to composes original music based. We brought that technology to futuristic R&B group Phony PPL to see if actual musicians could find a cool way to…
Mobile

What you need to know about the new electronics travel ban on select flights

New rules preventing plane passengers from taking large electronic devices into the cabin will go into effect this week for airlines flying to the U.S. from eight different countries.
Computing

Microsoft has resolved issues with users being unable to log into its services

If you're having issues logging into a Microsoft service right now, then there may not be anything wrong with your PC. Rather, it's looking like Microsoft itself is what's holding you back.
Computing

AMD uses a new Radeon driver to fix 'Mass Effect: Andromeda' texture flickering

Just six days after releasing an optimized driver, AMD launched another driver on Tuesday focused on the Mass Effect: Andromeda game. The driver also includes a new profile for multi-GPU systems running the game with DirectX 11.
Computing

Dell's new XPS 13 2-in-1 device now available with enterprise-grade features

Dell launched the XPS 13 2-in-1 during CES 2017 in January, and now the company is outfitting the device with enterprise-grade features. These include the use of Intel processors supporting vPro technology, and free tools for IT.
Computing

Federal court finds refusing to decrypt a hard drive is contempt of court

A US Third Circuit Court of Appeals in Pennsylvania has upheld a ruling that found that refusing to decrypt a hard drive for police, even if you’ve forgotten the password, is considered contempt of court.
Product Review

Microsoft Universal Foldable Keyboard Review

Microsoft’s Universal Foldable Keyboard is elegant and versatile.
Computing

Some companies are having problems with Wikileaks’ demands over CIA hack fixes

It appears Wikileaks attached some conditions to its cooperation with companies affected by its Vault 7 cache of CIA hacks and meeting those conditions might be problematic for some of the companies involved.