I'm an unabashed fan of mechanical keyboards, so you might assume that I don't like the new tech in the MacBook, but you'd be wrong. I love it. I want to see it everywhere, especially on the desktop. I'm smitten with two parts of the new MacBook: The keyboard and the new trackpad. Show More Summary
Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Let’s share: Our Desktops! • Kotaku Gold vs NeoGAF Gold: The Comparison We Had To Make • First Time Classics: The End Of Evangelion -Complete • Shinmai Maou no Testament: Exile’s Ani-TAY Review Read more...
With some new commands you can now set alarms and send notes to your Android device, right from a Google desktop search. Google recently added the ability to send directions to your phone right from a desktop search on your computer, and now they have added even more options. Show More Summary
Some devices can now have Google Map-based directions sent to them through the magic of the cloud.
Laptops and tablets are nice, but they’re never going to compete with a desktop for raw power and affordability. Just take this ENVY 700xt for example. It has horsepower and versatility to spare, […]
Google has a few search cards that let you send some information to an Android phone from your desktop computer. In addition to finding your device, you can send directions, send notes, set alarms and reminders.Search for [send directions], set a destination and click "Send directions to your phone". Show More Summary
Today, we have a top-notch desktop deal for you. The Dell OptiPlex 7020 small form factor PC delivers superb quad-core performance in a tiny little box, and if you take advantage of this bargain now, you'll save over $400 off the sticker price.
If it weren’t for the Hubble telescope, our selection of dope images for lock screens and desktop backgrounds would be far scantier. Thankfully, NASA’s omnipresent orbiter has been snapping celestial photos for a good quarter century—but its construction actually began way earlier, back in the late 70s, continuing throughout the next decade. Read more...
We all want to be unique these days, simply because there are so many different kinds of choices that are out there in the market regardless of the industry. The computing market, for instance, is replete with choices, so much so that picking up a desktop case might require a few days’ worth of research in order to get something that suits your tastes – if you are the fussy...
There are lots of new goodies in Ubuntu 15.04, Vivid Vervet, but most of them are for cloud administrators and DevOps.
Have you browsed for apps in the Firefox Marketplace or did you not even realize the site existed? The Firefox Marketplace is full of options for Android devices as well as for the desktop. Here is what you can expect from the site and its desktop-specific apps and games. Show More Summary
Now you can quickly find 360-degree YouTube videos. Open YouTube's desktop site or YouTube's Android app, type a query, click the Filters button and select 360° from the Features section. For now, 360-degree spherical videos are only fully supported in Chrome for desktop and the YouTube app for Android.
We all use our smartphones more often than we’d like to admit, but let’s face it: Typing on a full-sized keyboard will always be easier to do than on a handheld device. So when it comes to searching for Google Maps directions, now you...Show More Summary
References to a heretofore unknown "iTunes Subscription" service showed up in the iTunes desktop client on Friday, potentially revealing a few details of a rumored Apple-branded subscription streaming music service said to launch sometime this year.
The big story today, almost seemed like the only story today, was the release of Ubuntu 15.04. In the early announcement "a converged future" was touted as the 15.04 Desktop, Kylin, Snappy Core, and the Phone was introduced. Today José...Show More Summary
It’s not often that a vendor introduces new features for customers of its biggest competitor, but VMware Inc. did exactly that this morning with the launch of a profile management toolkit that works with desktop virtualization software from Citrix Systems … Continue reading ?
Google will now let you send directions from your current location to a location of your choice, right from the web browser of your desktop computer. Ever been in a crunch to make it to your next meeting on time, only to realize youShow More Summary
Acer has not exactly been known as a gaming company. It promised to change that, and to that end it announced five new products to kick off its new Predator gaming lineup.
Acer just released a kraken. Forty different gadgets—laptops, desktops, tablets, wearables, fitness trackers, mini PCs, monitors—for the upcoming back to school season. But the most intriguing was Acer’s mysterious new gaming tablet. The Predator. Read more...
Acer has unleashed its Predator line of gaming machines, which includes a desktop, monitor and two laptops.