PRE-FRIDAY DEALS: AMAZON'S HIGHEST RATED TECH DEALS UNDER $25 - DEAL ALERT

If you need some practice buying stuff before the big day , Amazon has released a boat load of deals in these days leading up to it....

APPLE ONCE AGAIN CONFIRMS IT WANTS TO IPIMP YOUR RIDE

Who dies? What happens when an autonomous car needs to make a decision between crashing into another car, or that child crossing the...

 
 
 

THE BEST MOBILE THREAT DEFENSE IS MOBILE THREAT DETECTION

As enterprises push ahead with mobile-first strategies - and employee smartphones and tablets increasingly becoming business tools...

WHO NEEDS A DATABASE ADMIN ON THE PAYROLL, ANYWAY?

Database admin pilot fish is working for this city government on a contract basis, telecommuting to do most of his work overseeing...

 
 
 
Seven Linux apps that will change how you work

SEVEN LINUX APPS THAT WILL CHANGE HOW YOU WORK

Linux productivity tools The sheer number of Linux apps available today is mind boggling and one category in particular has exploded...

MICROSOFT'S WINDOWS 10 UPDATE STRATEGY IS SHOWING STRAINS

Windows 10's rapid release machinery and short-lived support schemes showed some strain in 2017, as Microsoft reduced the number of...

 
 
 

A BREAKTHROUGH IN SURFACE BOOK BATTERY PROBLEMS?

I'm not vouching for Microsoft, mind you, but if the latest official assertion about the Surface Book 2 battery is true, it's a game...

HOW TO MAKE FREE CALLS FROM YOUR OWN NUMBER ON ANY OLD PHONE

Ah, the holidays. A time for relaxing, enjoying oversized meals, and making semi-annual phone calls to relatives you don't really like....

 
 
 

8 GREAT GIFTS FOR APPLE MACBOOK/MACBOOK PRO USERS

We've already looked at gifts for iPhone users. It seems appropriate to also grab a glance at a few great gift ideas for notebook Macs....

IDG CONTRIBUTOR NETWORK: WHY 2017 IS THE YEAR THAT CHANGED WINDOWS MANAGEMENT FOREVER

2017 was a truly transformative year in the history of corporate IT. I would even go so far as to say that, in my 25-year history working...

 
 
 

I'D LOVE TO HELP, AND I WILL, IF YOU'LL JUST

This pilot fish has been both a regular IT employee and a consultant, and he's noticed a few key differences in what that means in...

MINGIS ON TECH: CODING FOR ALEXA

Alexa, the helpful assistant best known as the voice of Amazon Echo and Echo Dot devices, offers a range of "skills" right out of the...

 
 
 

SPEECH RECOGNITION GROWS UP AND GOES MOBILE

For three decades this was speech recognition: You would talk to your computer, typically using a head-mounted microphone and either...

SYMPHONY TARGETS COLLABORATION USERS OUTSIDE FINANCIAL SERVICES

Symphony has been called a ‘Bloomberg-killer' since its launch in 2014 because it offers a cheaper alternative to the chat function...

 
 
 

TODAY, EUFY GENIE SPEAKER WITH ALEXA IS JUST $19.99 - DEAL ALERT

This Alexa-enabled smart speaker from Eufy is discounted 43% today on Amazon as part of their "Black Friday Week" event. Stream music...

10 GREAT GIFTS FOR APPLE IPHONE USERS

What better for a slow news day than a quick and easy guide to some of the best iPhone-related accessories you can get for the Apple...

 
 
 

SPEECH RECOGNITION GROWS UP AND GOES MOBILE

For three decades this was speech recognition: You would talk to your computer, typically using a head-mounted microphone and either...

SOMETIMES SAYING SORRY REALLY ISN'T THE THING TO DO

Flashback to the days of text-based email, when this company has a 32K limit on how big an email message can be - and that's usually...

 
 
 

THE 14 BEST FIREFOX ADD-ONS OF 2017

Firefox isn't the most popular browser in the world - that honor now goes to Google Chrome - but it still has an ardent following....

WHY VIRTUAL ASSISTANTS ARE THE ‘KILLER APP' FOR WEARABLES

Star Trek got it right. In the future, we'll interact with computers mostly by talking. But for those computers to be available for...

 
 
 



Best Black Friday Deals For Amazon Kindle

Best Black Friday Deals For Amazon Kindle

Richard Goodwin 22/11/2017 - 3:58pm After a Kindle? Want to pay A LOT less for a Kindle? You need to wait for Black Friday then I love Amazon's line-up of Kindle e-readers. I... Read more ...

Should I buy the Sony Bravia KDL40RE453 Full HD TV on Black Friday?

Should I buy the Sony Bravia KDL40RE453 Full HD TV on Black Friday?

The bottom line: You should be able to find the Sony Bravia KDL40RE453 Full HD TV's price reduced this Black Friday and that's a very good thing. With HDR technology... Read more ...

Amazon.com Black Friday 2017: Best deals and tips on how to get them

Amazon.com Black Friday 2017: Best deals and tips on how to get them

Amazon is doing all it can to get you to visit Amazon.com.Every year, starting the week before Thanksgiving Day and stretching until Cyber Monday, it rolls out all the stops to... Read more ...

Steam Autumn Sale 2017 - The Steam Awards is Back!

Steam Autumn Sale 2017 - The Steam Awards is Back!

The Steam Autumn Sale 2017 starts now, with great deals across the Steam catalog throughout Black Friday and Cyber Monday*. Come back every day to see new featured titles, or... Read more ...

The FCC's Proposal To Nuke Net Neutrality

The FCC's Proposal To Nuke Net Neutrality

The Federal Communications Commission released its proposal to end Obama-era net neutrality protections the day before Thanksgiving, with plans to vote on December 14. Read more ...

Motorola Black Friday deals 2017 include Moto Z2 Play and mods

Motorola Black Friday deals 2017 include Moto Z2 Play and mods

Motorola, as with Verizon and many others before it, has detailed the Black Friday deals it is offering consumers this holiday season. The company has a total of five deals... Read more ...

Anthony Skordi Interview: A Chat With ‘Star Wars Battlefront II's' Admiral...

Anthony Skordi Interview: A Chat With ‘Star Wars Battlefront II's' Admiral Versio

Star Wars Battlefront II has been an incredibly divisive game. Having launched last week, the game has already seen its micro-transaction system suspended amid gamer furor, and... Read more ...

Steam Autumn Sale cuts prices on 'Shadow of War' and 'Evil Within 2'

Steam Autumn Sale cuts prices on 'Shadow of War' and 'Evil Within 2'

It's time for Steam's annual Autumn Sale - and as is often the case, there are deals on major games you might have missed earlier in the year. Most notably, the promo cuts the... Read more ...

Report: Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S9, S9+ at CES in January

Report: Samsung will unveil the Galaxy S9, S9+ at CES in January

Following up on a tweet from last night in which he revealed that the Galaxy S9 and S9+ were codenamed Star 1 and Star 2, VentureBeat's Evan Blass reported on Wednesday that... Read more ...

Should I buy the JVC LT-32C672 32-inch Smart LED TV on Black Friday?

Should I buy the JVC LT-32C672 32-inch Smart LED TV on Black Friday?

The bottom line: Smart TVs see some of the biggest discounts going on Black Friday, and the JVC LT-32C672 32-inch Smart LED TV is no exception. It's certainly not one that... Read more ...