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NSA warns about Windows exploit, ignores its own role in creation of malware

In a rare occurrence, the National Security Agency has published a statement urging people to update their Windows systems to protect against the BlueKeep vulnerability, a recently-detailed wormable exploit affecting Windows 7 and earlier.
Deals

Wireless Xbox One controllers and bundles get price cuts ahead of E3

The Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, is the world’s premier gaming event. Ahead of E3, Walmart is offering black or white wireless Bluetooth Xbox One controllers for just $40, alongside an array of other Xbox offers.
Computing

Best Buy drops up to $330 off the Microsoft Surface Pro 6 for Father’s Day

Best Buy's current Dads and Grads sale is a three-day sale that features some particularly sweet deals on Microsoft's latest 2-in-1, the Surface Pro 6. That's right: with these deals you can save up to $330.
Computing

Microsoft’s foldable patent paves way for a durable PC folding screen

A recently uncovered Microsoft patent reveals the company's work on making folding screens more durable. This could help make future Microsoft foldable devices, like the rumored Centaurus, less susceptible to screen damage.
Mobile

Skype now lets you share your Android or iOS screen during calls

Skype has officially launched screen sharing for Android and iOS so you can share your swipes on dating apps, shop with buddies, or, if you really must, show a PowerPoint presentation to co-workers.
Buying Guides

The best of the last generation: Our 50 favorite Xbox 360 games

The Xbox 360 thrived during a generation where games were plentiful. Here's our list of the best Xbox 360 games of all time, including all game genres and even a few special indie hits.
Computing

RIP Andromeda, and long live Microsoft’s dual-screen Centaurus PC

Microsoft may be closer to launching a dual-screen PC, which could occur as early as this year. It's been reported that the Surface team has shown off a prototype of the dual-screen Centaurus device internally to employees.
Computing

Older versions of Windows have critical vulnerability, should be updated ASAP

If you're running an older version of Windows, it's vital to update it as soon as possible. Microsoft has warned about a critical security issue called BlueKeep, similar to the vulnerability exploited by the WannaCry malware in 2017.
Gaming

Here are our predictions for Microsoft’s 14 exclusive Xbox games at E3 2019

Head of Xbox Phil Spencer has revealed that 14 exclusive Xbox games will be shown at E3 2019. Which Xbox games should we expect among the collection? We dig through reports and rumors to share a few that are possible or almost inevitable.
Computing

Here’s how to clean out your bloated hard drive in Windows 10

Is your Windows 10 hard drive feeling a little crowded lately? You can clean your hard disk by getting rid of files and moving data to other devices. Here are easiest ways to free up PC space quickly.
Gaming

Xbox One S Fortnite Limited Edition leak reveals a very purple console

The Xbox One S Fortnite Limited Edition bundle, which includes a very purple Xbox One S, was leaked. Buyers will also reportedly receive a matching wireless controller, a copy of Fortnite, and the Dark Vertex skin, among other things.
Gaming

Microsoft Project xCloud will support all current and future Xbox One games

Microsoft's Project xCloud video game streaming service will support all current and future Xbox titles. This includes more than 3,500 games for the Xbox, Xbox 360, and Xbox One, and more than 1,900 future games for the Xbox One.
Gaming

These Xbox One exclusives are the definition of quality over quantity

Xbox One has a prestigious collection of handpicked titles that you can't play on other consoles. Here are the latest and greatest Xbox One exclusives, including some that are also available on PC
Gaming

Everything we know about the PlayStation 5, including PlayStation VR plans

PlayStation 5 rumors have circulated for over a year, but there's still plenty we don't know. Here's everything you need to know about the PS5, including rumors about its release, specs, and games.
Computing

Microsoft might finally embrace USB-C on next-gen Surface Pro 7

USB-C could finally come to Microsoft's Surface Pro tablet. According to a Microsoft patent filing, the port was shown in an illustration, suggesting that the company is working to support this feature in the future.
Gaming

Project xCloud vs. GeForce Now: Which will be PC gamers' favorite choice?

Game streaming services are going to be all the rage over the next few years. Two of the biggest are Nvidia GeForce Now and Project xCloud. Here is what you need to know about the services and how they operate.
Computing

The May 2019 update for Windows 10 is live. Here’s how to get your hands on it

Launched this week, Microsoft's May 2019 update for Windows 10 releases a slew of new features, primarily simple and powerful security tools, for home and enterprise users. You can get your hands on these tools by installing the new update…
Deals

Microsoft Surface wireless noise-canceling headphones get a $100 price cut

As the world around us gets louder, noise-canceling headphones are becoming a near-necessity. Brands like Bose and Sony have dominated the space, but the new Microsoft Surface headphones are a capable, affordable alternative.