The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 may be beautiful, but its firmware isn't

The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is the best 2-in-1 device available so far, but its quirky firmware drags down the day-to-day experience with a grab bag of annoyances.

Donald Trump works the Internet better than you do (whether he knows it or not)

FDR rocked radio, Reagan triumphed on TV, and with his meme-ready quotes and hateful screeds, Donald Trump is the first presidential candidate born for Internet stardom.

John McAfee: Volunteers are the key to a secure digital world

John McAfee says he will reach out to the volunteer security groups to help bolster their efforts in ways that are effective and will protect our future.
Movies & TV

Netflix and Marvel’s Jessica Jones is the feminist superhero we all need

Jessica Jones is must-watch television, exploring challenging themes in a thrilling, superhero noir that’s the darkest tale yet told in the MCU.

5 reasons why Black Friday is totally pointless

Thinking of going out on Black Friday? Just don't. Stay in and enjoy time with the family. Here are five reasons why you shouldn't bother with Black Friday.

YouTube is copying the RIAA’s legal tactics, except this time you win

To defend the legitimate reuse of copyrighted material, Google plans to raise the cost to content owners of filing baseless copyright infringement claims by defending uploaders of videos to YouTube against what it feels are baseless…

John McAfee: The NSA is running on ‘sheer luck’ — and that’s a travesty

Surveillance programs are largely designed for the express purpose of targeting citizens, pure and simple, says John McAfee. And there's something fundamentally wrong with this concept. Something un-American. It's the antithesis of freedom.

Tear off that tinfoil hat and chill, Windows 10 isn't watching your every move

With the frenzy the computing community has been whipped into over Windows 10, it's time someone sat down to explain why there's nothing to worry about.

John McAfee: Why the hacking of Ashley Madison will go down in history

John McAfee discusses the biggest hack of 2015, its ramifications, and if there is anything positive that came out of the cheating habits of millions being exposed for all to see.
Movies & TV

The golden age of TV: How we got here and why there’s no bubble to burst

Are we really experiencing a so-called ‘TV bubble?’ Is it possible there’s an unsustainable amount of really great TV? This week we examine the issue, or perhaps more accurately, the lack thereof.

Why you absolutely, by no means should even consider buying a Windows Phone

If you've already moved on, here's a reminder: Microsoft has two new Lumia phones about to go on sale. But you shouldn't buy them. Here are all the reasons why.
Home Theater

3 reasons I’m in love with Apple Music (and the 1 reason I can’t leave Spotify)

Apple Music and Spotify have emerged as counterpoints in the new streaming paradigm, with fans taking sides -- especially Spotify's. But, once you crack the code, there are some very cool reasons to give Apple Music a real shot. And one big…