Ladies and gentlemen, the 15-year wait is finally over: HUVr Tech has announced what appears to be the first ever hoverboard. Dubbed the HUVr, the device appears to function almost exactly like the hoverboard used by Marty McFly in Back to the Future Part II, but with the addition of a handy iPhone and Android app that can be used to control it. Show More Summary
In addition to being self-driving, autonomous vehicles may revolutionize the car industry by making vehicle sharing the norm, rather than the exception.
The strange and wonderful quirks of quantum mechanics are being used to make ordinary visible light microscopes more powerful. Entangled photons might be the next big step in imaging technology.
Microsoft has signed off on the final version (the RTM) of Windows 8.1 Update 1. According to one of our internal sources, the new version of Windows 8 is on schedule to be released on April 8, just after Microsoft's Build conference. Show More Summary
At MWC, LG announced their new G Pro 2, which was written up for an early hands-on and some analysis based upon the information given out by LG’s press release on the device. This is definitely not a device that was unexpected either,...Show More Summary
AMD is announcing a new brace of products today -- the R9 280 GPU (with no firm availability date) and socketed Kabini APUs, due in April.
G biz! Does X mark the spot? Review When the Moto X was launched in the US back in August, it was a pretty big deal. Why? Because it was the first handset wholly conceived by Motorola under Google's stewardship, it was assembled inShow More Summary
From the Consumer Electronics Show at the turn of the year, images were coming out of motherboards supporting the FS1b socket. This socket was a pin-grid-array, rather than a soldered on package which we had seen at Computex 2013. Then...Show More Summary
The market for 2-bay and 4-bay NAS units has been growing at a much faster rate compared to other configurations. This trend is only expected to accelerate over the next few years. As the 'cloud' becomes a more common buzz-word, the time is ripe to educate the average consumer about the benefits of purchasing a NAS system. Show More Summary
With the launch of the Radeon R9 series back in October of 2013, AMD began the process of releasing a number of their existing GCN 1.0 7000 cards as faster 200 series variants. Among the first were the 7970 and 7790, which became the...Show More Summary
Bolstered by sales in Japan, Sony has announced that the PlayStation 4 has sold six million units worldwide. Perhaps more importantly, Sony also says that 13.7 million PS4 games have been sold -- an attach rate of almost 2.3 games per console -- with Killzone: Shadow Fall leading the pack with 2.1 million units sold. Show More Summary
We previously reported on Bay Trail-D motherboards coming from ECS, GIGABYTE and Biostar, but today it is ASUS’ turn to add in a SKU to the mix. The J1800I-C, like the others, uses a passive cooler on a mini-ITX motherboard. SimilarShow More Summary
Most processor lines from Intel get an update mid-cadence, usually a few individual processors to fill up the product stack or another one on top for increased clock speeds. This time around, Intel are looking to release a long line of refresh processors according to various leaked sources. Show More Summary
Six things we learned at global mobile show MWC 2014 Well, we're back from Barcelona - in various states of disrepair. Here's my highlights of MWC 2014 ahead of our web chat later this week.…
ASUS Gryphon motherboard, Intel Core i5/i7, 8-16-32GB of RAM, SSDs, GTX 760, 770, 780 Ti, R9 290 and more!
4K monitors are relatively hard to find on sale right now, with the few deep discounts that do pop up generally disappearing quickly. One such deal that’s just surfaced is on the Dell UP2414Q UltraSharp monitor, cutting the price down below four digits, which is definitely the lowest we’ve seen yet. If you’ve been waiting to…
Microsoft isn't content with keeping its Xbox Live service in the living room. Based on a recent job posting, it's evident that Microsoft is now trying to expand its gaming ecosystem directly into iOS and Android smartphones. While mobile...Show More Summary
CarPlay is Apple iOS in the Car, rebranded. 16 automakers are on board already.
We’ve been hankering to test out one of CyberPowerPC’s new Zeus Mini SFF gaming desktop models ever since we got some hands on time with it at CES, so we were happy to unpack the black and neon green Zeus Mini-I 780 that CyberPowerPC sent us this week. Small form factor (SFF) PCs are something of a trend these days, and frankly,...
If you are a forum active or a recent buyer of Kingston SSDNow V300 SSD, there is a chance that you're aware of its performance issues. In short, users have been reporting lower performance (up to 300MB/s difference in AS-SSD sequential read speed) of drives with 506 firmware pre-installed, which is the version retailers currently sell. Show More Summary