Entering year three, Rainbow Six Siege is still the only true "next-gen" shooter

ENTERING YEAR THREE, RAINBOW SIX SIEGE IS STILL THE ONLY TRUE "NEXT-GEN" SHOOTER

It's been over a year since I last played Rainbow Six Siege for any real length of time , and I regret it. Earlier this week I went...

Confirmed: AMD will loan chips to help with motherboard updates for Ryzen APUs

CONFIRMED: AMD WILL LOAN CHIPS TO HELP WITH MOTHERBOARD UPDATES FOR RYZEN APUS

If you can't get your shiny new Ryzen APU on the motherboard you bought last year, don't panic: AMD officials have confirmed that they...

 
 
 
This week in games: New THQ buys back old THQ, The Evil Within II adds a first-person mode

THIS WEEK IN GAMES: NEW THQ BUYS BACK OLD THQ, THE EVIL WITHIN II ADDS A FIRST-PERSON MODE

The biggest video game news this week is that Valve updated the format for Steam Wishlists-not because I care about Wishlists, but...

Cortana's smart-home powers grow with IFTTT, Honeywell, Ecobee support

CORTANA'S SMART-HOME POWERS GROW WITH IFTTT, HONEYWELL, ECOBEE SUPPORT

Microsoft's Cortana has added support for the IFTTT conditional platform plus a number of smart services, both helping bring Cortana...

 
 
 
Intel says it's been hit with 32 separate lawsuits over Spectre, Meltdown

INTEL SAYS IT'S BEEN HIT WITH 32 SEPARATE LAWSUITS OVER SPECTRE, MELTDOWN

Intel customers and shareholders are angry about Meltdown and Spectre-angry enough that a total of 32 suits have been filed against...

VPN Unlimited review: Good speeds, but what's with that map?

VPN UNLIMITED REVIEW: GOOD SPEEDS, BUT WHAT'S WITH THAT MAP?

VPN Unlimited in brief: P2P allowed: Yes Number of servers: 400+ Business location: United States and Ukraine Number of country locations:...

 
 
 
Who should buy a Ryzen APU, and who shouldn't

WHO SHOULD BUY A RYZEN APU, AND WHO SHOULDN'T

If you're asking yourself, "should I buy a Ryzen APU?" for a new budget gaming PC, the short answer is yes, probably. That's because...

Evodesk XE Pro sit/stand desk review: A smart addition to any home office

EVODESK XE PRO SIT/STAND DESK REVIEW: A SMART ADDITION TO ANY HOME OFFICE

A motorized lift and a plethora of customization options are the highlights of this inexpensive workstation.

 
 
 
How to register your own domain name

HOW TO REGISTER YOUR OWN DOMAIN NAME

One of the many reasons the internet is so powerful is because it gives nearly anyone the ability to share their voice and knowledge...

Essential Phone PH-1 review: Sorry, even limited-edition colors won't make it less terrible

ESSENTIAL PHONE PH-1 REVIEW: SORRY, EVEN LIMITED-EDITION COLORS WON'T MAKE IT LESS TERRIBLE

When Essential launched its inaugural handset , the PH-1, the hype was off the charts. Essential touted the edge-to-edge design, modular...

 
 
 
Don't panic about the new 'Prime' Meltdown and Spectre CPU exploits

DON'T PANIC ABOUT THE NEW 'PRIME' MELTDOWN AND SPECTRE CPU EXPLOITS

The news sounds bad at first blush: Researchers from Nvidia and Princeton University have discovered fresh ways to exploit the Meltdown...

Save Hundreds On Lifetime Access To 9,500 Hours Of Tech Training Courses

SAVE HUNDREDS ON LIFETIME ACCESS TO 9,500 HOURS OF TECH TRAINING COURSES

For many of us, learning new skills involves going back to school and sinking hundreds of hours-and thousands of dollars-into traditional...

 
 
 
Samsung Notebook 7 Spin review: A solid 8th-gen 2-in-1 with plenty of battery life

SAMSUNG NOTEBOOK 7 SPIN REVIEW: A SOLID 8TH-GEN 2-IN-1 WITH PLENTY OF BATTERY LIFE

Samsung's Notebook 7 Spin is not the fastest quad-core convertible to harness Intel's game-changing 8th-generation CPU, but the midrange...

How to roll your own VPN on Windows

HOW TO ROLL YOUR OWN VPN ON WINDOWS

A virtual private network service is a good way to secure your web traffic and keep it private from snoops like a nosy internet service...

 
 
 
YouTube TV changes: Can TV streaming services learn to say no?

YOUTUBE TV CHANGES: CAN TV STREAMING SERVICES LEARN TO SAY NO?

YouTube TV couldn't refuse Turner channels, hiking prices to bring them on board.

How to watch international coverage of the 2018 Winter Olympics

HOW TO WATCH INTERNATIONAL COVERAGE OF THE 2018 WINTER OLYMPICS

The 2018 Winter Olympics are in full swing, but watching online via NBC can be more pain than its worth. Fortunately, there are other...

 
 
 

BRANDPOST: WHAT'S POWERING YOUR WORKFORCE TRANSFORMATION?

The way we work is being transformed by people, process and technology. Business is no longer about sitting in the office, tied to...

BRANDPOST: HOW PC REFRESH IS IMPROVING EMPLOYEE PRODUCTIVITY IN JAPAN

Long hours at work and the demographics of an aging population mean small businesses in Japan face extra pressures over and above the...

 
 
 
EA's Origin is giving Dead Space away for free

EA'S ORIGIN IS GIVING DEAD SPACE AWAY FOR FREE

EA's “On the House” program has given away some great free games over the past few years, but almost felt like it took a hiatus during...

Intel's latest graphics drivers can automatically optimize your games to play their best

INTEL'S LATEST GRAPHICS DRIVERS CAN AUTOMATICALLY OPTIMIZE YOUR GAMES TO PLAY THEIR BEST

Using a processor's built-in graphics to play games has always required tedious tinkering. Integrated graphics aren't anywhere near...

 
 
 



Cold temperatures slow down Pixel 2 XL charging despite misleading notification

Cold temperatures slow down Pixel 2 XL charging despite misleading notification

Just the other day, we told you that some Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL owners were complaining that their handsets were overheating after the February security update was installed... Read more ...

Alleged Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 spotted with 10.5-inch display and 8MP front...

Alleged Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 spotted with 10.5-inch display and 8MP front camera

A new Samsung Galaxy device has appeared in a benchmark listing. The handset carries a model number of SM-T835, suggesting it could well be the Galaxy Tab S4 tablet given that... Read more ...

Facebook plans to thwart election ad fraud with postcards

Facebook plans to thwart election ad fraud with postcards

In an effort to prevent foreign actors from surreptitiously manipulating audiences with ads concerning US elections, Facebook will send postcards in the mail to verify... Read more ...

Wikipedia's no-cost version for people without mobile data plans is dead

Wikipedia's no-cost version for people without mobile data plans is dead

The Wikimedia Foundation has killed off Wikipedia Zero, an initiative to deliver the online encyclopedia at no charge to mobile users around with the world. The zero-rated... Read more ...

Australia's best cheap headphones, discounts and deals in February 2018

Australia's best cheap headphones, discounts and deals in February 2018

With headphones of all types, colours and styles flooding the market, it's hard knowing which ones to pick - do you go for the premium model you've always wanted, or are you... Read more ...

All Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and S8 models now come with free Gear IconX...

All Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and S8 models now come with free Gear IconX wireless earphones

Samsung will soon announce a Galaxy S9 and a Galaxy S9+, but that doesn't mean the company wants customers to stop purchasing its current smartphones. That being said... Read more ...

The Next Rocket League Arena Is in Your Living Room

The Next Rocket League Arena Is in Your Living Room

Hot Wheels and Rocket League teamed up to bring the wildly popular video game to the next level: actual toy cars scoring goals. Read more ...

IPhone X production cut has Samsung fretting over OLED sales

IPhone X production cut has Samsung fretting over OLED sales

If there's one rumor that's been consistent ever since the iPhone X launched is that sales have been disappointing. Or rather, the Nikkei has consistently been reporting on how... Read more ...

High cost of OLED displays spells trouble for Samsung

High cost of OLED displays spells trouble for Samsung

Sales of the iPhone X have been lower than expected. That's bad news for Apple and its chief rival, Samsung. The South Korean company supplied Apple with the OLED panels for... Read more ...

5 best laptops for Photoshop

5 best laptops for Photoshop

There are a few factors to consider when you're looking for the best laptop for Photoshop work. Firstly, think about where you will be doing most of your work. If you want a... Read more ...