Mariella Moon

Mariella Moon

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Mariella loves working on both helpful and awe-inspiring science and technology stories. When she's not at her desk writing, you can find her in her room reading books, in front of the mirror trying to perfect her winged eyeliner, or crouched on the floor, giving her dog, Roco, a belly rub.
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Computing

Is your city one of the lucky five to get a new Microsoft store?

This year, expect more than a handful of permanent Microsoft Stores to go up around the U.S. These five newly announced locations will have stores up and running come summer, carrying many of the company's various products.
Computing

Lenovo delays ThinkPad Helix release to March or April

We got our hands on Lenovo's ThinkPad Helix convertible at CES, but you'll have to wait a bit longer. The company revealed that it won't be hitting the market this February as planned.
Computing

$25 Raspberry Pi now available in Europe; rest of the world to follow

The even more affordable version of the Raspberry Pi has stripped-down specs compared to the first model released, but it has a lot of potential applications.
Computing

HP announces 14-inch Pavilion 14 Chromebook, largest Chromebook yet

HP follows Samsung's, Acer's, and Lenovo's lead with a new 14-inch Chromebook, making it the largest Chromebook to date.
Computing

Chromebooks now used in 2,000 schools around the world

Whether or not you're buying one, Chromebook sales are up as more and more educational institutions jump on the Chromebook bandwagon.
Computing

Amazon drops price of Retina MacBook Pros by $200

While not exactly the deep discount we've all been hoping for, $200 less for a pricey MacBook Pro isn't that bad.
Computing

Google Glass may include bone conduction technology

Developers who spent $1,500 to have the first units of Google Glass Explorer Edition might be getting their high-tech eyepieces soon.
Computing

Microsoft announces $70 student discount for Windows 8 Pro upgrade

Starting February 1, college students can get Windows 8 Pro for 35 percent less than the regular price. Thanks, Microsoft!
Computing

IBM’s Watson supercomputer is heading to college to study math and language

Remember Watson, IBM's supercomputer that bested Jeopardy champions? IBM is sending its baby off to college so that it can become even smarter.
Computing

SimCity for Mac planned for spring, features co-op play with Windows

Turns out SimCity 2013 isn't a Windows-only title after all. A Mac version is planned for spring, and it features cooperative play capability with Windows users on the same server.
Computing

Google donates 15,000 Raspberry Pi units to UK schools

In an effort to encourage students to create software, Google is giving thousands of Raspberry Pi mini computers to UK schools.
Apple

Best Buy knocks $200 off of MacBook Air during two-day sale

Best Buy launches it Winter Doorbuster sale, knocking a whopping $200 off of Apple's MacBook Air for two days only – and while supplies last.