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3-Way Mechanical RGB Keyboard Battle

Over the past couple of weeks, I’ve received a few mechanical gaming keyboards to test out. In particular, new units from Creative and Razer have …

April 24

Weekend tech reading: Verizon to close its email service, first Windows 10 ARM PCs coming Q4, RIP Harry Huskey

<b>Bleszinski: “AAA is a nearly unsustainable model”</b> The AAA model in increasingly developing into a market in which only the biggest companies can …

Gaming

Weekend Open Forum: Are flagship smartphones overpriced?

Flagship smartphones don’t come cheap. When nothing but the absolute best high-end device will do, expect to pay a heavy premium. But are the prices …

Phones

MIT to unload 8 million IPv4 addresses to fund IPv6 conversion

With the growth of cellphones, tablets, and the Internet of Things (IoT), IPv4 addresses are scarce. This scarcity doesn't come as a big surprise, of …

Internet of Things

Elon Musk discusses merging our brains with machines

The firm’s first goal, however, is a bit more realistic. Musk believes that in as few as four years, Neuralink’s technology could be used to help …

Activision announces 'Call Of Duty: World War II'

Activision on Friday announced the next entry in the long-running Call of Duty first-person shooter franchise. Call of Duty: WWII from developer …

PlayStation

Canada strengthens net neutrality with ruling against zero-rating

Canada's telecom regulator is upholding its commitment to net neutrality principles, with a ruling on Thursday prohibiting Internet service provider …

Net Neutrality

Check out this amazing video of an all-electric flying car's test flight

As noted by The Verge, the jet was piloted remotely during the test, but the first manned flight isn’t far away. Lilium says the aircraft has a range …

Drones

Google Play Music is now the default music player and streaming service on all new Samsung mobile devices

Google and Samsung on Friday announced a partnership that’ll make Google Play Music the default music player and music service on new Samsung …

Trump's 90-day deadline for anti-hacking report passes, no sign of any team working on plan

Politico reports that with the 90 days now up, “there is no team, there is no plan, and there is no clear answer from the White House on who would …

Cybersecurity

Build better sites with this AJAX training bundle

When it comes to building interactive websites, it's JavaScript's extensions like AJAX, jQuery, and JSON that do the heavy lifting. Perfect for the …

Justice Department reportedly considering pressing charges against WikiLeaks

The Department of Justice is reportedly considering whether or not to press charges against various WikiLeaks members including founder Julian …

Corruption

5 Days of Awesome Wallpapers: Tech Brands and Fanboyism

A great background or wallpaper can start your day off on a good mood. There’s certainly no shortage of places to find something to revitalize your …

Brands

Ajit Pai and the FCC get RickRolled by protestors

The group of protesters was organized by the Free Press as part of their continuing opposition to the FCC's coming plans for net neutrality. They …

Net Neutrality

Juicero CEO responds to criticism, offers all buyers a refund

Earlier this week, it was reported that the $400 Juicero machine didn’t perform its primary task – emptying the firm’s proprietary juice bags – much …

Juice

HTC teases squeezable smartphone ahead of May unveiling

HTC has sent out press invitations for an event next month in which it appears as though the company will showcase a squeezable smartphone. An image …

Phones

Researchers discover security flaws in over 20 Linksys router models

Security researchers have discovered a number of vulnerabilities in various models of Linksys routers that hackers could potentially exploit to …

Information Security

Full Throttle Remastered Review

Full Throttle Remastered feels like a supernova. It’s bombastic, head-turning, and holds your attention during the brief time it flashes. The classic …

Adventure Games

Windows 10, Office to get feature updates every year on March and September

Microsoft today announced that it is committing to a coordinated release schedule for Windows 10 and Office updates, in an effort to make things more …

Microsoft

Intel launches its first 3D XPoint based SSD and it's insanely fast

The very first product to feature this technology is a 375GB PCIe based SSD from Intel known as the Optane SSD DC P4800X. It is based on the popular …

Cloud Computing

All-in-one payment card startup Plastc calls it quits, pre-orders go unfulfilled

Plastc in 2014 dazzled technologists with the promise of a versatile piece of plastic to handle all of your payment card duties. The company, which …

Startups

Is $5 billion per year worth of downloadable content killing creativity?

Earlier today we reported how digital downloads accounted for 74 percent of generated video game revenues. These totals included full game, …

Game Development

Pick up 'Saints Row 2' for free courtesy of GOG

Looking for something to do this weekend but don’t want to spend any money or get out of the house? GOG has you covered. To celebrate the arrival of …

Game Development

Tesla is recalling 53,000 vehicles due to electric parking brake issue

Tesla on Thursday said it recently discovered a potential manufacturing issue with the electric parking brakes installed on select Model S sedans and …

Tesla

HBO is developing Ray Bradbury's dystopian classic 'Fahrenheit 451' into a movie

A modern film adaptation of Ray Bradbury’s classic novel Fahrenheit 451 has been put into development. HBO is said to be behind the project which …

Suspects caught recording Fate of the Furious in cinema heading for trial, face jail time and fines

A Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) investigator had alerted the authorities to the pair’s activities after following them from the …

Crime

Brick and mortar video game retailers may be obsolete by 2020

ESA reports that digital sales crushed disc sales by 74 percent

Brick And Mortar

Spotify inks similar 'flexible release' deal with indie label group Merlin

Spotify earlier this month signed a licensing deal with Universal Music Group that grants artists the right to keep their new albums off the free …

Music Industry

Mastercard is testing credit cards with embedded fingerprint sensors

Fingerprint sensors continue to make their way into everyday life, so it’s not too surprising to see the security feature being embedded into credit …

Mastercard

5 Days of Awesome Wallpapers: Minimalist Wallpapers

A great background or wallpaper can start your day off on a good mood. There’s certainly no shortage of places to find something to revitalize your …