Computing
Computing

What is Nvidia G-Sync, and how does it make graphics look prettier?

Graphical tearing and input lag are menaces that G-Sync addresses, but getting your hands on it may require you to put down some serious cash.
Product Review

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 series Review

Dell Inspiron 15 7000 series review.
Mobile

Apple, Google, and others are defying gov’ts to tell us when we’re being spied on

Policy alterations taking place at several major technology companies mean in the future, they will inform more customers about government and law enforcement requests for your private data.
Computing

Hard drives, SSDs, and disks in between: What’s the best fit for you?

Here, we take a look at some of the primary pros and cons of the consumer-oriented storage options that are on the market today.
Computing

This prototype Microsoft keyboard also reads hand gestures

This prototype keyboard from MIcrosoft has sensors built in that allow it to read hand gestures. You can learn more about this peripheral here.
Computing

Microsoft tweaks Bing Smart Search in Win 8.1 to help it understand natural language better

Microsoft hopes to make Windows 8.1 easier to use with some changes its adding to Bing Smart Search, which it has begun to roll out this weak. You can learn more about the tweaks here.
Computing

Windows XP usage is still going strong, even though Microsoft no longer supports it

Though Microsoft has stopped supporting Windows XP, millions of people are still using it. However, Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 got a bit more popular as well. Learn more here.
Computing

Microsoft bails out XP users with unexpected Internet Explorer zero-day flaw patch

Though it wasn't in the cards initially, Microsoft has decided to patch the recently discovered zero-day flaw in Internet Explorer for Windows XP users after all. You can learn more here.
Computing

Pew: only 39 percent of Internet users took steps to protect themselves from Heartbleed

Many Internet users did not take any measures to protect themselves from the Heartbleed OpenSSL bug, the Pew Research Center found. Learn more here.
Computing

America’s nuclear arsenal still relies on floppy disks (and it’s intentional)

You might not have touched floppies in ages, but they're still used for plenty of important tasks, like operating and safeguarding parts of our nuclear arsenal. You can learn more here.
Computing

MacBook Pro used as a benchmark for the design of a…cutting board

This cutting board looks quite like a MacBook Pro, and that's no coincidence. You can learn more about the Apple Wood Cutting Board here,
Home Theater

Chromecast users can now send Google Drive presentations to the big screen

Google added the new functionality to the Drive service yesterday. Up until this point, only a select few users could cast presentations using the dongle while Google took the time to perfect the function, in anticipation of a full public…