Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter in Standby Mode After Battery Malfunction

MARS RECONNAISSANCE ORBITER IN STANDBY MODE AFTER BATTERY MALFUNCTION

The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter is an important tool for scientists studying the red planet. That's why NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory...

Samsung Launches Unreal 30TB SSD Capable of Holding Anything You Own

SAMSUNG LAUNCHES UNREAL 30TB SSD CAPABLE OF HOLDING ANYTHING YOU OWN

Samsung has announced a new 30TB SSD designed for businesses and individuals who need an absolutely enormous amount of storage and...

 
 
 
ET Deals: Norton Core Connected AC2600 Secure Wi-Fi Router with One-Year Security Plus for $200

ET DEALS: NORTON CORE CONNECTED AC2600 SECURE WI-FI ROUTER WITH ONE-YEAR SECURITY PLUS FOR $200

If you're using the default wireless router that your ISP provides, you might be dealing with coverage issues. Certain rooms in your...

The Opportunity Rover Has Now Operated for 5,000 Martian Days

THE OPPORTUNITY ROVER HAS NOW OPERATED FOR 5,000 MARTIAN DAYS

This plucky little robot has just spent is 5,000th Martian day on the red planet. It was only supposed to last 90 Martian days.

 
 
 
Modder Wires Iconic 1970 TV Up for Modern PC, Console Gaming

MODDER WIRES ICONIC 1970 TV UP FOR MODERN PC, CONSOLE GAMING

A modder has managed to hook a JVC Videosphere up to the latest consoles from Sony, Microsoft, and Nintendo.

Software Cheat May Have Helped Mercedes-Benz Pass US Emissions Rules

SOFTWARE CHEAT MAY HAVE HELPED MERCEDES-BENZ PASS US EMISSIONS RULES

Reports say Mercedes-Benz diesels stopped cleansing the exhaust after 21 miles. The cars also recognized emissions tests and went to...

 
 
 
Black Role Models in Tech: A Personal Perspective

BLACK ROLE MODELS IN TECH: A PERSONAL PERSPECTIVE

As part of celebrating Black History Month, we are sharing the perspectives of Tobi Amos, a young African-American engineer about some...

Confirmed: Kepler Satellite Discovers 95 New Exoplanets

CONFIRMED: KEPLER SATELLITE DISCOVERS 95 NEW EXOPLANETS

A review of Kepler data reveals 95 newly discovered exoplanets, one of which could be of great interest to astronomers.

 
 
 
Latest Intel GPU Drivers Now Automatically Optimize Games For You

LATEST INTEL GPU DRIVERS NOW AUTOMATICALLY OPTIMIZE GAMES FOR YOU

Intel has released a new driver update, 15.65, that can automatically detect and configure certain games for best performance on Intel...

Sony Slashes PSVR Prices As Low As $200

SONY SLASHES PSVR PRICES AS LOW AS $200

Sony is offering an excellent deal on the PlayStation VR headset, with standalone units as low as $200 and bundles going for $300 to...

 
 
 
FCC Tracks T-Mobile Network Interference to Bitcoin Mining Operation

FCC TRACKS T-MOBILE NETWORK INTERFERENCE TO BITCOIN MINING OPERATION

Wireless spectrum in the US is carefully regulated to avoid interference, which is why mobile carriers pay out the nose to license...

‘Rebuild' Loophole Lets Some 18-Wheelers Out-Pollute Dieselgate VWs

‘REBUILD' LOOPHOLE LETS SOME 18-WHEELERS OUT-POLLUTE DIESELGATE VWS

Old diesel engines in new truck bodies can meet old emissions rules. They emit up to 55 times as much pollution as regular truck tractors,...

 
 
 
AMD Shipping Free APUs to Customers to Address Firmware Update Issue

AMD SHIPPING FREE APUS TO CUSTOMERS TO ADDRESS FIRMWARE UPDATE ISSUE

It's not unusual for new CPUs to require UEFI/BIOS updates in order to function properly, but AMD's solution to this issue is some...

ET deals: Dell XPS 13 Eighth Generation Core i7 Laptop for $1000

ET DEALS: DELL XPS 13 EIGHTH GENERATION CORE I7 LAPTOP FOR $1000

With a slim form factor and a focus on flexibility, these highly portable laptops are excellent fits for most consumers. Now, Dell...

 
 
 
A Massive Vortex on Neptune Is Evaporating Before Our Eyes

A MASSIVE VORTEX ON NEPTUNE IS EVAPORATING BEFORE OUR EYES

Neptune's tumultuous atmosphere gives rise to vortices similar to Jupiter's Great Red Spot, but storms on Neptune usually just last...

Coinbase Bug Accidentally Drains Users' Bank Accounts

COINBASE BUG ACCIDENTALLY DRAINS USERS' BANK ACCOUNTS

A bug in Coinbase is causing small, speculative purchases of cryptocurrency to completely drain users' bank accounts.

 
 
 
Happy Anniversary: Microsoft Offers $200 Discounts on Surface Pro This Weekend

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY: MICROSOFT OFFERS $200 DISCOUNTS ON SURFACE PRO THIS WEEKEND

Microsoft has a $200 discount on Surface Pro hardware this weekend, in celebration of the device's five-year launch date.

Intel Touts New Quantum Computing Breakthrough, This Time With Silicon

INTEL TOUTS NEW QUANTUM COMPUTING BREAKTHROUGH, THIS TIME WITH SILICON

Intel believes it has a path forward for building silicon qubits on conventional foundry technology. If it's right, we might see markedly...

 
 
 
Scientists Think They Know Where Elon Musk's Space Roadster Will Ultimately Land

SCIENTISTS THINK THEY KNOW WHERE ELON MUSK'S SPACE ROADSTER WILL ULTIMATELY LAND

Astronomy researchers have concluded that Elon Musk's Tesla is highly unlikely to impact Mars, but there are other, much more likely...

Windows 10 Is Adding an ‘Ultimate Performance' Mode

WINDOWS 10 IS ADDING AN ‘ULTIMATE PERFORMANCE' MODE

Microsoft has announced new performance enhancing features baked into Windows 10 - but unless you own Windows 10 Pro for Workstations,...

 
 
 



LG's V30S ThinQ is a V30 with more RAM and AI

LG's V30S ThinQ is a V30 with more RAM and AI

LG is usually one of the big hitters of Mobile World Congress. In 2016, the company used this show to debut its radical LG G5 modular flagship. In 2017, we saw the LG G6, which... Read more ...

Official three minute Samsung Galaxy S9 video brings another huge leak

Official three minute Samsung Galaxy S9 video brings another huge leak

We're merely hours away from the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S9 , and we've been treated to yet another leak - but this one is massive. Essentially, Samsung has reportedly put... Read more ...

Alcatel's 5 new budget phones: 18:9 screens, special camera features, face...

Alcatel's 5 new budget phones: 18:9 screens, special camera features, face unlock, Android Go

Alcatel has always been committed to offering devices that give users more for their money. TCL Communication - Alcatel's parent company - will usually have an “affordable... Read more ...

Real deal Galaxy S9 and S9+ smile for the camera

Real deal Galaxy S9 and S9+ smile for the camera

After seeing the Galaxy S9 in working condition the other day, straight out of the Vietnam factory that makes the models destined for US carriers, today Samsung's upcoming... Read more ...

Alcatel takes the wraps off of two Android 8.1 Oreo tablets

Alcatel takes the wraps off of two Android 8.1 Oreo tablets

In addition to the bevy of new smartphones announced by Alcatel at MWC 2018 today, the company also introduced a pair of new Android tablets . The Alcatel 1T 7 features a... Read more ...

Reader Discussion - What Is Your Favorite Gaming Spin-off?

Reader Discussion - What Is Your Favorite Gaming Spin-off?

With Metal Gear Survive out this week , spin-offs are in the air, for better or worse. But while Survive has some baggage attached to it, there are plenty of cases which make... Read more ...

RACE On Bundle

RACE On Bundle

RACE On Bundle by Libredia The RACE On expansion includes all the cars and circuits from the epic WTCC 2008 season. Racing Simulation Enthusiast Read more ...

Alcatel makes new 5, 3 and 1 series phones official, topping out at €229 and...

Alcatel makes new 5, 3 and 1 series phones official, topping out at €229 and focusing on value

It's all about features for the money. Alcatel gave us an early look at its new range of phones back at CES - comprised of an Alcatel 5 at the high end, plus the Alcatel 3... Read more ...

LG V30S specs: More of the same, plus A.I

LG V30S specs: More of the same, plus A.I

The LG V30S isn't a brand new phone, but it's a nice refresh on one of 2017's best flagships. The LG V30S builds on the success of the audiovisual-focused V30, and while it... Read more ...

This $7 Aukey USB-C car charger features two USB-A ports and Quick Charge 3.0

This $7 Aukey USB-C car charger features two USB-A ports and Quick Charge 3.0

Charge via USB-C or USB-A with this travel essential. Right now, you can grab the Quick Charge 3.0 Aukey USB-C Car Charger for only $7.40 when you enter promo code 9KYM5X68 at... Read more ...