Death certificate, will, solicitor's letter leave Cupertino unmoved A bereaved man has launched a legal bid to force Apple to unlock his late mother's two-year-old iPad.…
OnLive collapsed in 2012, but now the company is back under new management. Revamped subscriptions aim to convert more people into paying customers by sweetening the deal with Steam game streaming.
Traditional PC component manufacturers are moving into other areas of interest. For MSI that means devices such as tablets and notebooks, as well as moving forward with their traditional motherboard and graphics cards lines. Similar to ASUS and ASRock, MSI is now moving into the full desktop space with their own barebones package. Show More Summary
Microsoft has confirmed the existence of DirectX 12. As expected, it will be unveiled at GDC 2014 on March 20. It would appear that all the usual suspects are already on board -- the use of their logos on the DirectX 12 website strongly suggests that AMD, Nvidia, Intel, and Qualcomm are all preparing DX12 hardware. Show More Summary
It's late, but our review of Dell's updated XPS 15 (9530, late 2013 edition) is finally ready. There were reasons for the delays, which we'll get into in the review, but this has been a highly anticipated product and it marks Dell's latest attempt at building the "ultimate" laptop. Show More Summary
While home networking is moving slowly forward in the march towards 10GBase-T, having high speed access in the enterprise arena can be a specific requirement for a mission critical application. The most common way to add 10GbE capabilities are through add-in cards, or buying motherboards with them on board. Show More Summary
Speak your brains, 7 March @ 2pm GMT Live Chat The dynamic of the mobile phone market since about 2007 been shaped by Apple’s iPhone.…
Speedy storage that burns a hole in your pocket Review It took a bit of persuading to be convinced that Elgato’s Thunderbolt Drive+ drive should end up on the test bench for review. The company had released the, er, "non-plussed" version a couple of years ago and it didn’t quite set the world on fire.…
The march on gaming laptops from MSI has been relentless these past couple of years. At most PC component events I attend, there is usually one ultra-powerful model on show that tries to combine everything under the shell. MSI is trying...Show More Summary
Remembering a personal computing pioneer Dig through enough archives, old texts, magazine ads or historical archives and you're bound to see one: a bulky plastic oddity that looks vaguely like a portable sewing machine, save for a detachable keyboard and miniscule display sticking out of the front.…
The month of Radeon R7 250 giveaways continues! Last week we chose three winners for a stack of ASUS Radeon R7 250s, and this week AMD is giving us three more - this time courtesy of MSI - to give away. Lately there's been a lot of excitement around value video cards. Show More Summary
After initially missing their planned availability window of late February, AMD sends word this evening that the first Radeon R7 265 SKUs have finally reached North American retailers. Sapphire’s R7 265 Dual-X, which we reviewed back on February 13 th, is the first SKU to hit Newegg. Show More Summary
Picking up from where we left off with last week’s discussion of GDC presentations, Microsoft has released a short teaser regarding their GDC presentation. The previously mentioned “DirectX: Evolving Microsoft's Graphics Platform” session...Show More Summary
Chromecast rival Streaming Stick even has a remote – gasp! Gadget maker Roku is touting a Streaming Stick video-player dongle that plugs directly into HDMI televisions.…
Samsung touts their new TurboWrite technology in this model, which pushes the sequential write speed to 520MBps -- a significant jump over what was offered in the previous 840. Sequential read speeds are also a robust 540MBps and random reads check in at 98K IOPS, so overall performance will be fast. Show More Summary
This $50 Streaming Stick has a remote – gasp! Gadget maker Roku is touting a new Streaming Stick video-playing dongle that plugs directly into HDMI televisions.…
Creative professionals looking to do 3D printing will benefit from being able to do it directly from Photoshop. We go hands-on to print a color statuette.
With today's latest patch, the Xbox One finally has the multiplayer refinements the community has been begging for since last year's launch. Just in time for the release of Titanfall, Microsoft's newest update adds new features to the party system, makes it easier to invite your friends into a game, and brings the Xbox One inline with the PS4's multiplayer offerings.
A new, hidden vulnerability in the gnuTLS software threatens open-source security in a fundamental way -- even more than Apple's GoTo Fail bug of last week.
The FCC issued a public notice stating that a subsidiary of DISH Network Corporation won the licenses for the PCS H block spectrum across the entire country. Dish can finally realize its dreams of becoming a player in the wireless market with its spectrum!