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PlayStation VR Torn Down by IFixit, Gets High Marks for Repairability

Fri, 14 Oct 2016 16:45:12 +0000

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The market for consumer virtual reality is exploding right now, but it’s mostly been a battle between the Vive and the Rift at the high end. Now, a new competitor enters the market; […]

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Enermax develops case fans that clean themselves

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:30:38 +0000

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Case fans are good at keeping your computer running at optimal temperatures. They’re also good at sucking up dust and getting themselves nice and dirty. Dust build-up on blades can seriously mess with […]

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MSI’s VR PC backpack looks like something Tony Stark would wear

Tue, 13 Sep 2016 14:30:18 +0000

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Virtual reality gaming can be mind-blowingly cool, but you can look decidedly uncool while doing it. MSI wants to make sure it’s not your gear that makes you look dorky. Their new VR […]

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Hands-on with Alienware’s new line of VR-ready laptops

Fri, 09 Sep 2016 15:16:06 +0000

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Alienware’s always had a reputation for being somewhat… opulent. Its ostentatious machines demand a certain kind of attention and a price premium to match. Even so, over the past few years Alienware has […]

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HacBook Elite is an unofficial Mac laptop for $329

Mon, 05 Sep 2016 14:31:20 +0000

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Apple does not look kindly on any company attempting to copy their hardware, just look at how long Samsung has been in court facing off against Apple’s lawyers. But when a company decides […]

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It’s Microsoft’s fault cheap Windows laptops don’t use better hardware

Mon, 05 Sep 2016 13:32:02 +0000

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If you look at the low-end ($200-$300) Windows laptop market in 2016 you’ll notice that the hardware spec is mostly the same regardless of which brand name is on the casing. We get […]

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Google’s Project Ara modular phone might be dead in the water

Fri, 02 Sep 2016 14:29:51 +0000

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Have you been waiting patiently to upgrade your phone in the hopes that a Project Ara phone would pop up on Google Store? Yeah, about that… You might never see one. According to […]

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Acer’s 21-inch curved screen 17.6lbs laptop is absolutely insane

Wed, 31 Aug 2016 13:47:10 +0000

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On the same day that they revealed a 2.5-pound Ultrabook measuring just 0.39 inches thick, Acer also showed off another model that weighed 17.6 pounds and probably eats Ultrabooks to power itself. This […]

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HP’s new laptop display is for the super paranoid and privacy conscious

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 15:14:40 +0000

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Who remember privacy screen filters? It was in the late 90’s I believe they became all the rage. You’d see these plastic frames clipped on to the front of a display making it […]

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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are falling victim to “touch disease”

Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:29:21 +0000

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Dropping your smartphone on a sidewalk is one way to kill its touchscreen. If you own an iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, however, there’s a “disease” that could kill it. More and more […]

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Images leak of smaller, cheaper PS4 Slim

Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:28:04 +0000

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It looks as though Sony is going to reveal two new consoles on September 7, with the PS4 Slim ready to go on sale immediately.

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Samsung creates an image processor using IBM’s brain-chips

Wed, 17 Aug 2016 11:27:49 +0000

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IBM’s been busy. A couple weeks back they unveiled a new line of neural computing chips that try to mimic the kinds of connections found in the brain. It could unleash incredible new […]

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Xbox One S turned into a 19-inch laptop

Mon, 15 Aug 2016 14:15:43 +0000

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The Xbox One S is a big improvement over the original in many ways. Smaller. Faster. Integrated power supply. How do you make it even better? Make it portable, of course. It’s a […]

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Great, now your monitor can be hacked too

Mon, 08 Aug 2016 17:30:33 +0000

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You are all well aware that your computer, tablet, and smartphone can be hacked… but have you ever wondered if someone is trying to compromise your monitor? Probably not. It’s just a dumb […]

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Virginia grocery store home to least secure ATM we’ve ever seen

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 15:16:12 +0000

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Scammers have gotten pretty good at hiding their insidious ATM modifications. They can be nearly invisible sometimes. On this machine, however, the danger is painfully obvious. These pictures were submitted to security researcher […]

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Amazon’s crazy headphones mute when they hear your name

Mon, 01 Aug 2016 14:30:58 +0000

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Noise-cancelling headphones are a pretty awesome invention. They can also be irritating for people who are trying to get your attention. Amazon thinks headphones with ears are the answer. These intelligent cans will […]

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Go back to school a geek god with these laptops

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 16:58:08 +0000

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School is the nerd's natural habitat. Here are the laptops you need to be the apex geek.

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The last new VCR will be manufactured this month

Thu, 21 Jul 2016 15:16:27 +0000

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It’s 2016 and videocassette recorder (VCR)  using VHS tapes are still being manufactured and sold. I was surprised to discover that fact, but I only discovered it because manufacturing is ending and the […]

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Microsoft promises same-day Windows 10 upgrade or a free Dell laptop

Tue, 19 Jul 2016 15:16:53 +0000

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Time is running out for you to get your hands on Windows 10 for free, and Microsoft is throwing a Hail Mary to get you to upgrade. They’re giving away free laptops. Yes, […]

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Nintendo 64DD US test kit found in Seattle

Wed, 13 Jul 2016 17:31:28 +0000

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When you think about it, Nintendo has had a number of hardware launch failures. We instantly think of the Wii U being a flop, but then there was also the Virtual Boy and […]

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