Computing
Computing

Prominent Microsoft investors reportedly pushing for Gates to go

Three top Microsoft shareholders are reportedly calling for Bill Gates to step down as chairman. Concerns about his presence on the special committee searching for a new CEO to replace Steve Ballmer are said to be part of the problem.
Android Army

Google brings search by image to Chrome 30, Chrome gestures to Android

Definitely useful when attempting to identify visual elements within a picture, Google has added a search by image feature to Chrome 30 as well as new gesture controls for Chrome for Android.
Computing

Windows 8 inches past OS X in users, Windows 7 still dominates

Almost a year after Microsoft released Windows 8 into the wild, its polarizing touch-based OS is just surpassing Apple’s OS X in market share, casting a murky future.
Computing

Surface 2 off to flying start as Delta equips 11,000 pilots with Microsoft’s new tablet

Delta Airlines said Monday it plans to equip its 11,000 pilots with Surface 2 tablets to replace heavy, paper-based flight bags. The move should save the airline $13 million per year in fuel and associated costs.
Gaming

Xi3 Piston Console set for release on November 29

Xi3 Corporation sets a November 29, 2013 - Black Friday - release date for its Piston Console. Revealed earlier in 2013, the Piston is a PC built for gaming that sports a unique, modular design.
Computing

Stanford snubs silicon with the first working computer built with carbon nanotubes

After years of speculation and experimentation, promising carbon nanotube technology has finally moved out of the lab and into a real, functioning computer, thanks to researchers at Stanford University.
Product Review

Dell XPS 12 (2013) Review

Dell XPS 12 (2013) review.
Product Review

MSI GX70 Review

MSI GX70 review.
Gaming

Forget the Steam Box, meet Valve’s ‘Steam Machines’

Following the debut of the SteamOS, in the second of three planned announcements this week Valve has announced a line of Steam-friendly devices designed for the living room.
Web

Hacker thieves steal a million Social Security Numbers

Now would be a good time to check your credit history for anything fishy. ID thieves have infiltrated the networks of three major data brokers, according to a seven-month investigation by security researcher Brian Krebs.
Product Review

Samsung Xpress M2825DW Review

Samsung Xpress M2825DW review.
Social Media

Nobody panic! Facebook’s artificial intelligence just wants to know how you’re feeling

Facebook is undertaking an ambitious artificial intelligence project, one that could improve the hated News Feed as well as learn your feelings better. Should we be scared? Here's everything you need to know.