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The Best Wireless Routers of 2018

Keep all of your gadgets cruising along with a top-notch Wi-Fi router. Here's what you need to know to optimize your wireless network, along with our …

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Dreamfall studio announces first person survival horror Draugen

Red Thread Games, the studio behind the Dreamfall games, announced its new project today, a first person survival horror title called <i>Draugen</i>.<p>Red Thread Games won a $144,000 grant from the Norwegian Film Institute to fund development on <i>Draugen</i>, which is in development for Windows PC, Mac, Linux and …

Intel Is Investing Billions Of Dollars Into This Unproven Technology

Moore's Law, named after Intel co-founder Gordon Moore, predicts that the number of transistors that can be cost-effectively packed into a chip will double every two years.<p>The more transistors on a chip, the more powerful the chip becomes without using more space or energy. That's why computers …

Xi3's Piston Console is an overpriced $1000 living room PC without a gamepad, not a Steam Machine - ExtremeTech

Xi3’s Piston Console is an overpriced $1000 living room PC without a gamepad, not a Steam Machine<p>By on October 3, 2013 at 4:52 pm<p>This site may earn …

Some Online Journals Will Publish Fake Science, For A Fee

Many online journals are ready to publish bad research in exchange for a credit card number.<p>That's the conclusion of an elaborate sting carried out by <i>Science</i>, a leading mainline journal. The result should trouble doctors, patients, policymakers and anyone who has a stake in the integrity of science …

Report: Piracy Isn't Killing Content

Contrary to what the popular press might have us believe, piracy isn't killing content. At least, that's what a team of scholars from the London …

Woman shot and killed by Capitol police after chaotic chase from White House

A woman who tried to force her car through a White House security fence Thursday afternoon was shot and killed by police after a 12-block chase past the Capitol, which was locked down for a half-hour, authorities said.<p>The suspect — a dental hygienist with a history of mental issues, according to …

Dell May Have A Winner With Its Windows-Powered Venue 8 Pro

The most pleasant surprise to come out of Dell’s press conference the other day wasn’t its line of new laptops or the silly Android tablets it’s trying to foist on weary consumers. To my utter shock it was the Venue 8 Pro, the company’s first pint-sized Windows 8 tablet.<p>Let’s start with its looks. …

Dell out-retinas Apple with high-resolution XPS 15 laptop

The Dell XPS 15, with its record-resolution screen.<p>If you're a Windows user but still covet Apple's ultra-sharp "Retina display" screens, Dell has introduced a new laptop with a display that beats those on Apple's MacBooks.<p>The new Dell XPS 15 has a 15.6-inch display with 3200x1800 pixels — which …

Life Just Got Easier for Forgetful College Students | About Verizon

The constant scramble of college life can make it difficult for students to keep tabs on their stuff. Keys, wallets and other valuables get lost in the shuffle between classes, internships, school activities, parties and frequent moving.<p>University of Southern California (USC) student Joyia Sandoval …