What Happened to the Tech Job Boom?

WHAT HAPPENED TO THE TECH JOB BOOM?

The optimism of the 1990s supposed whatever disruptions to existing industries - and their workers - new technologies would bring,...

Apple's New A11 Bionic Packs One Hell of a Wallop

APPLE'S NEW A11 BIONIC PACKS ONE HELL OF A WALLOP

Apple's A11 Bionic SoC packs a punch compared with previous iterations of the core - enough that it's starting to muscle in on Intel's...

 
 
 
IPhone 8 and 8 Plus Review Roundup: Great Phones No One Thinks You Should Buy

IPHONE 8 AND 8 PLUS REVIEW ROUNDUP: GREAT PHONES NO ONE THINKS YOU SHOULD BUY

Apple's new iPhone 8 and 8 Plus have hit the market, but reviewers aren't as thrilled with these phones as they've been in the past....

New Leak Shows Off Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

NEW LEAK SHOWS OFF GOOGLE PIXEL 2 AND PIXEL 2 XL

Google is expected to unveil the Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL on October 4th, but there's not much left to find out.

 
 
 
US Navy to Use Xbox 360 Controllers for Submarine Periscopes

US NAVY TO USE XBOX 360 CONTROLLERS FOR SUBMARINE PERISCOPES

If you can play Halo, you can control the multi-million dollar digital periscope on a multi-billion dollar nuclear-powered submarine.

Apple Quietly Increases Cost of iPhone Screen Repairs

APPLE QUIETLY INCREASES COST OF IPHONE SCREEN REPAIRS

All the company's phones from the last few years will now cost you $20 extra if you need a screen replacement.

 
 
 
Conductive ‘Smart' Tires Sense Road, Adjust Width and Pressure to Adapt

CONDUCTIVE ‘SMART' TIRES SENSE ROAD, ADJUST WIDTH AND PRESSURE TO ADAPT

Continental's in-tire sensors measure tire and road conditions, then changes tire pressure and rim width for the best, safest handling,...

Stanislav Petrov, Man Who Saved World From Nuclear Annihilation, Has Died

STANISLAV PETROV, MAN WHO SAVED WORLD FROM NUCLEAR ANNIHILATION, HAS DIED

The man who saved the world from nuclear annihilation has died. We all owe him a debt of gratitude.

 
 
 
Ancient Meteorite Impact Produced Highest Natural Temperature Ever On Earth

ANCIENT METEORITE IMPACT PRODUCED HIGHEST NATURAL TEMPERATURE EVER ON EARTH

Labrador, Canada might have been the hottest place ever on the surface of Earth some 36 million years ago when it was struck by a meteorite.

Astronomers Catch a Glimpse of a Pitch-Black Planet

ASTRONOMERS CATCH A GLIMPSE OF A PITCH-BLACK PLANET

A new astronomy survey has found the blackest planet ever measured. Despite an exceptionally tight orbit around its host star, WASP-12b...

 
 
 
Hackers Hid Malware in CCleaner for Nearly a Month

HACKERS HID MALWARE IN CCLEANER FOR NEARLY A MONTH

Malware has been detected within Piriform's CCleaner, a popular registry cleaner and space recovery tool. The malware-infected package...

Browser-Based Mining Malware Found on Pirate Bay, Other Sites

BROWSER-BASED MINING MALWARE FOUND ON PIRATE BAY, OTHER SITES

New, browser-based cryptocurrency mining is hijacking systems - and there's no download or utility required.

 
 
 
HP Is Once Again Breaking Printers With Third-Party Ink Cartridges

HP IS ONCE AGAIN BREAKING PRINTERS WITH THIRD-PARTY INK CARTRIDGES

HP is back to its old tricks locking printer firmware and blocking ink cartridges again. They pulled this trick a year ago, almost...

Tiny Keyboard Experiment: Living with the ‘Minivan'

TINY KEYBOARD EXPERIMENT: LIVING WITH THE ‘MINIVAN'

I've been using this tiny 40% keyboard for a week to see how well I adapt .

 
 
 
Is BabyX the Future of Silicon-Based Life Forms?

IS BABYX THE FUTURE OF SILICON-BASED LIFE FORMS?

Mark Sagar, the creator of BabyX, has chosen no less a goal than simulating the neural machinery of an infant human in silico.

Google Chrome Will Block Autoplaying Video With Sound Next Year

GOOGLE CHROME WILL BLOCK AUTOPLAYING VIDEO WITH SOUND NEXT YEAR

Next year, you may never again have to hunt through your Chrome tabs in search of the one that's producing sound.

 
 
 
NASA's New Horizons Probe Wakes Up to Study Kuiper Belt

NASA'S NEW HORIZONS PROBE WAKES UP TO STUDY KUIPER BELT

New Horizons has sent back a signal confirming that it had woken up from hibernation and executed computer commands to begin bringing...

Best Cars of the 2017 Frankfurt Auto Show

BEST CARS OF THE 2017 FRANKFURT AUTO SHOW

In addition to cars, small SUVs are all the rage at Frankfurt, too. Other highlights: Mercedes puts a Formula 1 engine in a road car,...

 
 
 
The Cuban Sonic Weapon Story Keeps Getting Stranger

THE CUBAN SONIC WEAPON STORY KEEPS GETTING STRANGER

The Cuban "sonic weapon" story and accompanying investigation haven't resolved anything. In fact, the entire situation keeps getting...

How Cassini Changed Our Understanding of Saturn and the Solar System

HOW CASSINI CHANGED OUR UNDERSTANDING OF SATURN AND THE SOLAR SYSTEM

After thirteen years of sometimes bootstrapped and often surprising science, Cassini has reached the end of its mission, and NASA deborbited...

 
 
 



Nioh Complete Edition Is Arriving In Japan Later This Year

Nioh Complete Edition Is Arriving In Japan Later This Year

At Tokyo Game Show 2017, developer Koei Tecmo announced that Nioh is getting a complete edition. This will include the base game, along with the add-ons Dragon of the North... Read more ...

Star Trek: Discovery boldly goes where no Star Trek show has gone before

Star Trek: Discovery boldly goes where no Star Trek show has gone before

There's never been a Star Trek show entirely like Star Trek: Discovery . It's been more than 10 years since Star Trek: Enterprise left the airwaves, and in that time... Read more ...

Intel launches 8th-gen Core desktop chips, claims new Core i7-8700K is its...

Intel launches 8th-gen Core desktop chips, claims new Core i7-8700K is its best gaming chip ever

Intel pushed further ahead into its 8th-generation Core series with the launch of its mainstream desktop chips on Sunday night, including the 6-core/12-thread Core i7-8700K... Read more ...

Deal time! Unlocked/AT&T LG V20 is just $329.99 from NeweggFlash

Deal time! Unlocked/AT&T LG V20 is just $329.99 from NeweggFlash

How would you like to save $150 or 31% off the price of the unlocked/AT&T LG V20? With the LG V30 unveiled, but not yet ready for sale in the states, you might be feeling... Read more ...

Nioh Complete Edition Is Arriving In Japan Later This Year

Nioh Complete Edition Is Arriving In Japan Later This Year

At Tokyo Game Show 2017, developer Koei Tecmo announced that Nioh is getting a complete edition. This will include the base game, along with the add-ons Dragon of the North... Read more ...

Watch Star Trek: Discovery's Main Title Sequence Ahead Of Tonight's Premiere

Watch Star Trek: Discovery's Main Title Sequence Ahead Of Tonight's Premiere

Earlier today, CBS released a video showing off the main title sequence for Star Trek: Discovery. The show, despite a rocky production, is premiering tonight on CBS and CBS All... Read more ...

Asus plans to launch new Zenfone 5 series in March 2018

Asus plans to launch new Zenfone 5 series in March 2018

Good news for all thos Asus fans out there, since the company's CEO has basically confirmed that we will be seeing ASUS's new Zenfone 5 series of smartphones sometime in March... Read more ...

Best laptops for photographers and photo editing

Best laptops for photographers and photo editing

A decent computer is is a must for editing high resolution raw files and getting stuck in with advanced effects. Today's enthusiast laptops can rival traditional desktop... Read more ...

Report: Jared Kushner used a private email server for White House work

Report: Jared Kushner used a private email server for White House work

President Donald J. Trump's son-in-law and official White House adviser, Jared Kushner, used a private email server - set up after the election - to conduct White House... Read more ...

SAP is buying identity management firm Gigya for $350M

SAP is buying identity management firm Gigya for $350M

SAP, the German enterprise software giant, today announced an acquisition to strengthen its hybris e-commerce division. It has acquired Gigya, a firm that helps online... Read more ...