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The Divsion’s massive update is launching soon

Ubisoft recently announced that <i>The Division</i>‘s 1.8 update, which is free to all players, will be releasing sometime next week, though a specific date …

Apple will design its own power management chips, says report

Apple is designing its own power management chips for iPhones, and plans to stop relying on its current supplier Dialog Semiconductor, anonymous sources told <i>Nikkei Asian Review</i><i>.</i><p>One anonymous source said: “Based on Apple's current plan, they are set to replace around half of its power management …

Batteries

Apple patented (and made) a pizza box to rid your life of soggy crust

The tech-food crossover hall of fame is filled with concepts that are more stunt than solution. Consider KFC's phone-charging take out box or its 'tray typer' for texting with greasy fingers, or even the recent Guardians of the Galaxy 2 soundtrack embedded in a Doritos chip bag. Gimmicks, all. But …

Apple Park

Microsoft is prepping a Windows 10 Fall update with 'Fluent Design' UI changes

Windows 10 is getting a new sense of style, with an aesthetic Microsoft has previously called Project Neon.<p>Microsoft is planning to release a second …

Here's a first look at Xbox One Scorpio's superpowered dev kit

The final design of Xbox One Scorpio has yet to be unveiled, but we've now got our first look at the console's dev kit.<p>Dev kits - specially-optimised …

Xbox

EA dishes on Star Wars Battlefront 2, new BioWare game

Blake Jorgensen, CFO for Electronic Arts, recently shed more light on some of the publisher’s upcoming games, including <i>Star Wars Battlefront II</i>, …

MSI shows off mystery AM4 Pro series motherboard supporting SLI

Ryzen motherboard options are starting to pile up.<p>MSI has put together a landing page showcasing its lineup of AM4 platform motherboards for Ryzen, …

Dyson's latest vacuums still look alien, boast more sucking power

Over the years, Dyson's managed to vault its line of household suction beasts into the world of enviable gadgets -- a rare feat for a home appliance. And the company hasn't been sitting on its laurels with recent successes: Dyson's engineers have been hard at work to make them smaller, lighter and …

Home Depot Has Designed a Better Bucket

Of all tools in your shed, you probably never think about replacing your buckets until they start to leak. But Home Depot might have you weekend …

How the Tesla Powerwall Works

In April 2015, Tesla Motors sparked a high-tension-wire buzz among solar power users and utility industry wonks by announcing its entry into the home …

Microsoft announces mixed reality coming to Xbox One and Project Scorpio in 2018

At the Game Developer’s Conference in San Francisco today, Microsoft announced a couple of important steps in its push toward mixing the real world with the virtual.<p>First off, the company confirmed mixed reality experiences are coming to the Xbox family in 2018, including the next-gen Project …

AMD Ryzen motherboards explained: The crucial differences in every AM4 chipset

For AMD’s disruptive Ryzen processors, selecting the correct motherboard is both easier <i>and</i> more crucial than ever.First, the good news: AMD’s doing away with the frightful hodgepodge of motherboard platforms to unite around the AM4 socket with Ryzen CPUs, Radeon-bolstered APUs, and all other chips …

Computer Hardware

Preorder Asrock, Gigabyte, And MSI AMD AM4 Motherboards For Ryzen

With the impending release of Ryzen CPUs, AMD’s board partners have released several AM4 motherboards for pre-order. We already covered Asus' and …

Can netbooks be cool again?

Please say yes<p>Earlier this week, my colleague Chaim Gartenberg covered a laptop called the GPD Pocket, which is currently being funded on Indiegogo. As Chaim pointed out, the Pocket’s main advantage is its size — with a 7-inch screen, the thing is <i>really, really small</i> — and its price, a reasonable …

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Mossberg: Flipboard redesigns itself around "smart" digital magazines

Deep personalization is faster and simpler<p>News and commentary on almost every imaginable subject is abundant online. Websites, apps, social media, and search results combine to create a fire hose of information. But finding a way you like to organize it for easy reading can be pretty hard. That’s …

Social Media

Bill Nye the Science Guy backs revolutionary solar company

One of the coolest guys in science, Bill Nye is turning his attention to new solar technology that could cut the cost of panels by 60 percent. Rayton …

Bill Nye

MacGyver's Body-Bag Freefall Might Actually Work. Physics Says So

Everyone knows MacGyver. He's the guy who gets out of sticky situations by cobbling stuff together. Here he is in the reboot, maybe four floors up, …

How to Make Mashed Potatoes From Scratch | Men's Health

So many people overcomplicate what is essentially already perfect.<p>You can scale this recipe up easily to serve more people and it tastes amazing with my Crispy Roast Chicken With Gravy.<p>Make It From Scratch: Mashed Potatoes<p><i>(Makes 4 servings)</i><p><b>What You’ll Need:</b><p>4 large potatoes (such as russet or Yukon …

Facebook releases Chrome extensions for sharing and saving articles

One hand in my Pocket<p>Despite Facebook's best efforts, some internet content continues to be created and consumed outside of the company's walled garden. To address this misbehavior, the company today introduced new Chrome extensions for sharing and saving articles. "Sharing and saving great content …

Apps

Relocate the Home Folder to Another Drive or Volume

If you’re wanting to invest in a new SSD drive to give your Mac a speed boost but can’t afford one large enough for all your data, or your boot drive …

Artist Mashes Up Star Wars With Calvin and Hobbes and We All Swoon With Feelings

A photo posted by briankesinger (@briankesinger) on Jan 4, 2016 at 9:52am PST<p>You’re not over <i>The Force Awakens</i> yet, are you? Good. But just in case …

Independence Day: Resurgence | Official Trailer [HD] | 20th Century FOX

See Overwatch's transforming robot Bastion in action

Blizzard continues its rollout of raw gameplay from upcoming team-based shooter <i>Overwatch</i> today with a look at Bastion, the robotic soldier who can transform into a tank.<p>In the seven-minute video above, you'll see Bastion's skills in action. The robot can reconfigure himself to be both a walking, …

Overwatch

The Division has promise — if you can keep from shooting the wrong people

At this point, <i>Tom Clancy's The Division</i>has been at two E3s with fairly major presences. It's been at three (!) Ubisoft press conferences. It's been written about again and again.<p>But this year, I finally played it. So let's focus on that.<p>My demo for <i>The Division</i> focused on the game's …

Review: Microsoft Surface 3

Author: David Pierce. David Pierce Gear<p>Date of Publication: 04.16.15.<p>Time of Publication: 5:15 am. 5:15 am<p>Sub Title: Split Personality<p>Microsoft …