Computers
MSI's Infinite A gaming desktop is fully loaded and down to a low price  Windows Central · 1 day
Get online and play! The MSI Infinite A 8RC-459US gaming desktop is down to $749.99 at Newegg thanks to a... more
Airbnb Refunds Guest Who Found Indoor Cameras During His Family's Stay  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Bigham, a computer science professor at Carnegie Mellon University, wrote in his blog post that he was "shocked" to find the cameras and "immediately unplugged them." more
Vodafone, IBM Link Up Cloud Systems of Business in 5G Play  Gadgets 360 · 1 day
Vodafone is teaming up with IBM to offer businesses a way to link different cloud computing systems to support the next wave of digital advances. more
Digital license plates are now allowed in Michigan  THE VERGE · 2 days
Digital license plates are now allowed in Michigan thanks to a new state law. It will join California and Arizona... more
Why Microsoft could (and should) announce HoloLens 2 at MWC 2019  Windows Central · 2 days
Microsoft's HoloLens 2 may finally bring truly-mobile holographic computing to the world. Microsoft is heading back to Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. The company's event... more
Google Cloud Functions now supports the Go programming language  9to5Google · 2 days
Google, like many tech companies, is always looking for more ways to move computing to their cloud. Google... more
Molecules 'spin flip' from magnetic to non-magnetic forms dynamically  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
Solar cells, quantum computing and photodynamic cancer therapy. These all involve molecules switching between magnetic and nonmagnetic forms. Previously this process, called a "spin flip," was thought to occur slowly... more
How to access a remote computer using Google Remote Desktop  THE VERGE · 2 days
You bought your parents / grandparents / other relatives a new computer, set it up, and... more
Logitech's ergonomic MX Vertical wireless mouse is at its lowest price yet  Windows Central · 2 days
Keep RSI at bay. At Amazon you can get your hands on the Logitech MX Vertical Wireless Mouse for just $84. That's the lowest... more
AWS launches Backup, a fully-managed backup service for AWS  TechCrunch · 3 days
Amazon’s AWS cloud computing service today launched Backup, a new tool that makes it easier for developers on the platform to back up their data from various AWS services and... more
From emergence to eruption: Comprehensive model captures life of a solar flare  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
A team of scientists has, for the first time, used a single, cohesive computer model to simulate the entire life cycle of a solar... more
From emergence to eruption: Comprehensive model captures life of a solar flare  nanowerk · 3 days
A team of scientists has, for the first time, used a single, cohesive computer model to simulate the entire life cycle of a solar... more
Changes, features and enhancements we expect to see in Windows 10 in 2019  Windows Central · 3 days
Two new feature updates for Windows 10 on desktop and an entirely new version of Windows built from the ground up for... more
How to use your iPad as a secondary Mac display  9to5Mac · 4 days
Apple frames the iPad Pro as a real computer that can do real computer tasks. In... more
‘The Computer Mouse’ Is a Full-Fledged Computer Fitted in a 3D-Printed Mouse  Gadgets 360 · 4 days
‘The Computer Mouse’ is a DIY 3D-printed mouse which doubles as a full-fledged computer with a colour display and slide-out keyboard. more
Performing computational logic with light  nanowerk · 4 days
For the first time, researchers performed logic operations - the basis of computation - with a chemical device using electric fields and ultraviolet light. more
Biggest laptop and PC trends from CES 2019  Windows Central · 5 days
Pushing single announcements aside, here's the big news for laptops in 2019 that you may have missed. Now that the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) for 2019 is wrapped up, we can summarize... more
Two ways to create a Windows 10 USB bootable media with UEFI support  Windows Central · 5 days
Here are two easy ways to create a bootable USB media to install Windows 10 on devices using UEFI. When you're planning... more
The best computer keyboards for any user  Windows Central · 5 days
Keyboards are a very personal part of a computer, and what's best for you will vary depending on how you use your computer. However, some things like build quality, comfort, and reliability are important... more
Computer vision startup AnyVision pulls in new funding from Lightspeed  TechCrunch · 5 days
While there have been a few massive surveillance startups in China that have raised funds on the back of computer vision advances, there’s seemed to be less fervor... more
Kano computer kits, projectors, and more are discounted today  Windows Central · 5 days
Whether you're looking for new tech gear or household items, we've got you covered. There's never a shortage of deals available, but sorting through all of them can be difficult... more
Double-deal Monday: A computer desk for $40 and ergonomic chair for $93 - CNET  CNET · 5 days
Plus: Get 3 months of Pandora Premium free, family subscription included! And score discounts on Showtime and Starz subscriptions. more
5000 times faster than a computer - interatomic light rectifier generates directed electric currents  nanowerk · 5 days
Researchers have now generated directed currents at terahertz (THz) frequencies, much higher than the clock rates of current electronics. They... more
Equip your office with up to 30% off furniture today only  Windows Central · 5 days
Perhaps it's time to upgrade your furniture today. As its deal of the day, Amazon is offering several office furniture items with up to 30% off... more
Supreme Court Seeks Government Response on Plans to Snoop on Citizens' Computers  Gadgets 360 · 6 days
Supreme Court on Monday asked the government to respond in six weeks on pleas challenging a recent home ministry order that allowed some agencies... more
'Realistic' new model points the way to more efficient and profitable fracking  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
A new computational model could potentially boost efficiencies and profits in natural gas production by better predicting previously hidden fracture mechanics. It also accurately... more
Sensel’s pressure-sensitive display tech works underwater  TechCrunch · 1 week
The Morph is a fun little computer peripheral. The small trackpad uses a series of silicone covers to recreating different interfaces, from a QWERTY keyboard to a drum pad. Ultimately, however, it’s the tech that drives... more
Transform any room with an app-enabled LED light strip for $20 or less  Windows Central · 1 week
These light strips can sync to the beat of your music, and one version can even be voice controlled. Adding an LED... more
Replace your keyboard with VicTsing's ultra-thin & discounted model for $7  Windows Central · 1 week
This lightweight USB keyboard can be used with both Windows and Mac computers. In need of a new keyboard? If your current one is seeming a... more
Laptops get bigger, and smaller, at CES 2019 - CNET  CNET · 1 week
From gaming giants with RTX graphics to incredibly slim laptops, the lineup of new computers at CES covered a lot of ground. more
Man gets 10 years for cyberattack on children's hospital  ABC NEWS · 1 week
A man has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for attacking the computer network of a renowned hospital in Boston to protest the treatment of a teenager... more
Prime members can get the Logitech MX Sound Bluetooth speakers for only $60  Windows Central · 1 week
Great computer speakers at a hugely discounted price. The Logitech MX Sound 2.0 Multi Device Stereo Speakers are down to $59.99 on... more
The world’s first 1-terabyte SDXC card is here  TechCrunch · 1 week
Do you frequently record super-slow-motion 8K video? Do you want to back up your entire computer to your coin pocket? Then these measly 512-gigabyte SD cards probably aren’t cutting it. Fortunately, Lexar... more
Is this the cutest computer at CES? video - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Zotac's Mek Mini crams massive gaming power into a tiny package more
Moore's Law is dead, Nvidia's CEO says at CES 2019 - CNET  CNET · 1 week
The long-held notion that the processing power of computers increases exponentially every couple of years has hit its limit, Jensen Huang says. more
The most interesting PCs, laptops and tablets of CES 2018 - CNET  CNET · 1 week
CES brought computer lovers much to gawk at, from futuristic concepts to machines you'll be able to buy in the coming months. more
Baidu Cloud launches its open source edge computing platform  TechCrunch · 1 week
At CES, the Chinese tech giant Baidu today announced OpenEdge, its open source edge computing platform. At its core, OpenEdge is the local package component of Baidu’s existing Intelligent Edge... more
Microsoft’s latest Teams features take aim at shift workers  TechCrunch · 1 week
Collaboration tools tend to be geared towards workers who are sitting at a desk for much of the day, but there are plenty of shift workers, also known as first... more
Verizon's first 5G phone, Google's interpreter service video - CNET  CNET · 1 week
Today's major news from CES 2019 include Verizon's first 5G phone, Google's slew of announcements and interpreter mode and IBM's first commercial quantum computer. more
Four ways to check your PC uptime on Windows 10  Windows Central · 1 week
Curious about your PC uptime? In this guide, we show you four ways to check just how long your computer has been running. On Windows 10, understanding how... more
German Student Admits to Data Hack That Hit Merkel and Others  Gadgets 360 · 1 week
Police did not name the 20-year-old but said he lives with his parents, is not a computer expert and had no previous conviction. more
Engineers identify improved MOF membranes to capture CO2 at coal-fired power plants  nanowerk · 2 weeks
A computational modeling method may help to fast-track the identification and design of new carbon capture and storage materials for use by the nation's... more
Killer announces new 2.5 Gbps Ethernet E3000 controller for gamers  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Next-gen networking technology is coming to your favorite gaming PCs. Networking technology is taking a step forward today with Killer's forthcoming Killer E3000 – a new network controller... more
Google Assistant Connect lets device makers roll their own hardware - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
This chip will let manufacturers build simple voice assistant functionality into their devices while a nearby smart speaker does the computing. more
Kano will start releasing Star Wars and other Disney-branded products later this year  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Educational computing kit company Kano announced today that it has signed a two-year licensing deal to create Disney-branded products later this year.... more
Daily Crunch: The age of quantum computing is here  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you... more
IBM unveils its first commercial quantum computer  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
At CES, IBM today announced its first commercial quantum computer for use outside of the lab. The 20-qubit system combines the quantum and classical computing parts it takes to use a machine like this... more
The Alienware Area-51m is a full-fledged desktop disguised as a laptop  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
The ‘world’s most powerful gaming laptop’ wants to bring user-replaceable processors, graphics cards, storage,... more
Razer integrates Amazon’s Alexa voice controls and haptic feedback into its gaming platform  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Razer, the company that makes high-end hardware and software specifically tailored to gaming enthusiasts, is adding new voice and touch features to... more
CES 2019: German Supplier Unveils New Self-Driving Car Computer, Adds Xilinx Chips  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
The new computer is aimed at traditional automakers as well as ride-hailing companies and so-called robo-taxi companies working on alternative types of vehicles. more
Scape Technologies raises $8M to let machines visually understand their surroundings  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Scape Technologies, a London-based computer vision startup, is de-cloaking today to announce that it has raised $8 million in seed fund and launching the first iteration... more
Samsung’s latest flagship laptop brings the premium feel back  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Samsung’s last few entries into its flagship Notebook 9 lineup have all been plagued by a similar problem:... more
Rokid debuts Project Aurora computing interface  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Augmented Reality has been a bit of a sleep at this year’s CES. It seems likely we’ll see a bit more on that front next month at Mobile World Congress. After all, smartphones are largely considered... more
Quantum scientists demonstrate world-first 3D atomic-scale quantum chip architecture  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Scientists have shown for the first time that they can build atomic precision qubits in a 3D device - another major step towards a universal quantum computer. more
Make This PC your default location to save Office documents  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Here's a quicker way to save Office documents locally on your computer. If you're a Microsoft Office user, you probably noticed that saving Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents... more
Nvidia CEO demos next-generation computer graphics at CES 2019 video - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang shows off the company's RTX 2060 next-generation computer graphics chip which combines technologies such as ray tracing, AI, rasterization and... more
Tesla Urges Tariff Exemption for Chinese-Made Car Computer 'Brain'  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Tesla has asked the Trump administration to exempt the Chinese-made car computer "brain" of its new Model 3 sedan from 25 percent tariffs imposed in August. more
China's Huawei unveils chip for global big data market  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
China's Huawei unveils processor chip for data centers and cloud computing in bid to expand in global market despite Western warnings company might be a security risk more
Ledger announces next-generation cryptocurrency hardware wallet  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
French startup Ledger unveiled its new hardware wallet to manage your cryptocurrencies. The Ledger Nano X is a Bluetooth-enabled wallet, which means that you’ll be able to send and receive tokens from your phone. The previous... more
Synapse raises $6M to bring neural net weapon detection to x-ray machines  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
With all of the advances made by computer vision tech in the past few years, it might seem a little crazy that so much... more
DNA design that anyone can do  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Computer program can translate a free-form 2-D drawing into a DNA nanoscale structure. more
How Apple should unleash the iPad Pro in 2019 - CNET  CNET · 2 weeks
It's only a few key steps away from being Apple's killer computer. Will this be the year it happens? more
How to recover deleted photos on Mac  9to5Mac · 2 weeks
Whether you recently got an MacBook, iMac, or another Apple computer or have been using for one years, read on for how... more
Keep the conversation going with the $20 Samson Go USB-powered mic  Windows Central · 2 weeks
Talk to someone. The Samson Go Mic Connect Portable Stereo USB Microphone is down to $19.99 at B&H. The same mic sells between $35 and $45... more
Quantum chemistry on quantum computers  nanowerk · 2 weeks
A quantum algorithm for tracking complex chemical reactions with neither performing demanding post-Hartree-Fock calculations nor exponential time explosion. more
Graphene-based implant overcomes technical limitation to record brain activity at extremely low frequencies  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Researchers have developed a graphene-based implant able to record electrical activity in the brain at extremely low frequencies and over large areas,... more
Advanced Brain Simulator to Help Understand Neurological Disorder  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
Researchers have created a fast and energy-efficient simulation of part of a rat brain by using computer chip manufacturer NVIDIA's Artificial Intelligence (AI) compute platform. more
Scarlett Johansson Slams Fake AI-Generated Sex Videos: Internet Is 'Virtually Lawless'  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
Scarlett Johansson is speaking out about the danger of computer-generated "deepfakes," in which women's faces are inserted into explicit pornographic videos. more
Fake-Porn Opponents Are Fighting Back With AI Itself  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
The best hope for fighting computer-generated fake-porn videos might come from a surprising source: The AI software itself. more
Dell Returns to Market With NYSE Listing, 6 Years After It Went Private  Gadgets 360 · 3 weeks
The computer maker is trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol 'DELL', after it bought back shares that tracked... more
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The ‘Computer’ Mouse is a mouse that is also a fully functional computer
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