Computing
Computing

HP Spectre x360 13 with 4K UHD display and active pen now available at HP.com

In our review of the Spectre x360 13's, the main weakness we noted was the lack of a 4K UHD display. Now, HP is offering updated Spectre x360 13 models with 4K UHD displays -- and active pens as a bonus.
Computing

Artificial intelligence is expected to get smarter much faster thanks to Gamalon

Gamalon came out of stealth mode on Tuesday to reveal it created new technology to boost the machine learning process 100 times faster. The technology is available now in two commercial applications for the enterprise sector.
Product Review

WD PR4100 NAS Review

WD's PR4100 4-Bay NAS is a content creator's dream.
Computing

Microsoft releases Outlook.com Premium in the U.S. for $20 a year until March 31

Outlook.com has been going through a revision to its online experience, and Microsoft has been previewing a premium subscription that adds in more functionality. Outlook.com Premium is now officially available to U.S. customers.
Gaming

7 years later, does ‘Halo Wars’ need a mouse and keyboard after all?

In 2009, Creative Assembly released an unorthodox Halo RTS for the Xbox 360. At long last, a PC port has finally arrived, but was mouse and keyboard support what this overlooked gem needed to thrive? Let's take a look.
Photography

Capture One Pro photo editor gains its own color-coded shortcut keyboard

The 500-plus shortcuts in Capture One Pro just got a bit easier to learn with a custom color-coded keyboard made with LogicKeyboards. The keyboard can help improve efficiency for avid users or help newbies learn the program.
Computing

Possible Russian hacker network may be responsible for new MacOS malware

Advanced persistent threats are constant attacks against targets, aimed at stealing data or destroying infrastructure over time. A hacker network has been at work since 2007 and it now apparently has a new tool for attacking MacOS.
Computing

Nvidia’s new GeForce driver is optimized for ‘Halo Wars 2,’ ‘For Honor,’ more

Nvidia released a new driver for its GeForce graphics cards that is optimized for Sniper Elite 4, Halo Wars 2, and For Honor on the PC. The driver addresses specific issues for Battlefield 1, Second Life, Minecraft, and more.
Podcasts

Close to the Metal Ep. 30: For Honor, Windows Game Mode, and the sharp rise in PC Gaming demands 32:28

PC games are more realistic than ever, but producing that quality at smooth frame rates is becoming more difficult than ever. This week on Close to the Metal, we'll look at how tough it is to run For Honor, and talk about Windows…
Computing

Google fooled by fake Amazon site that showed up as an ad in search results

Google has been fooled into presenting web search users with phony links to the Amazon storefront, after its strict advertising safeguards were somehow dodged by the perpetrators of the scam.
Web

Amazon launches a Skype competitor in the form of Amazon Chime

Amazon just keeps finding ways to help your small business grow. The latest offering to emerge from the online retail giant is Amazon Chime, a new project from Amazon Web Services.
Computing

AMD optimizes ‘For Honor’ in latest Radeon Software Crimson ReLive update

AMD just released the latest version of its Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition software, offering a number of important fixes and enhancements. For Honor and Sniper Elite 4 received performance optimizations and multi-GPU support.