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Friday, July 03, 2015
Microsoft delivers the third Windows 10 preview build released this week Microsoft is in the home stretch with Windows 10. Yet another new test build for PCs, Build 10162, is available to Fast Ring testers.
Thursday, July 02, 2015
25 Things to Know About Apple Music Apple Music arrives today. Here's how to get it and what you get once you sign up.
UH OH: Windows 10 will share your Wi-Fi key with your friends' friends Tell a pal your password ... and their FB mates will get it too
Wednesday, July 01, 2015
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
How breaking a glacier makes the Earth quake Calving icebergs squish glaciers and pull on the Earth.
What does AT&T's $100 million fine mean to me? CNET's Marguerite Reardon explains to an AT&T unlimited-data customer what the FCC's historic fine against the company for misleading customers really means.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
The Ultimate Cord Cutter's Guide Ready to ditch cable TV? Keep that broadband connection-you'll need it to become a full-time cord cutter.
How the Apple Watch is preparing us for an iPhone without a home button If Apple wants to make the iPhone fresh, it should take a lesson from its new companion gadget and use the Force.
A detailed photo tour of NASA's space shuttle cockpit trainer Before it was decommissioned, we got to sit in the pilot's seat and ask questions.
Friday, June 26, 2015
Thursday, June 25, 2015
10 Tips to Help You Get the Most Out of Windows 10 Windows 10 builds on the best of Windows 7. Here's how to bend Microsoft's next OS to your will.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
This stretchable battery could power future wearable devices, smart clothes Using a twist on the art of origami paper folding, a research team at Arizona State University has created batteries that would be ideal for watch bands and connected clothing.
The Best Tune-Up Utilities of 2015 Revitalize a slow, junked-up computer's OS with these eight excellent PC tune-up utilities.
Faster computers, coming soon, as graphics chip answers the call to action New tech used by Apple and Microsoft promises to uncork bottlenecks. That's great for computer users who want new features, but brings new complications for those who build our software.
Exploit code released for unpatched Internet Explorer flaw Microsoft refused to issue a patch, according to HP researchers who found the flaw.
Your smartphone could have serious security flaws Mobile apps come under the security microscope as research groups report major vulnerabilities.
Friday, June 19, 2015
Apple CORED: Boffins reveal password-killer 0-days for iOS and OS X Keychains raided, sandboxes busted, passwords p0wned, but Apple silent for six months
AT&T's unlimited data throttling to be punished with $100 million fine AT&T misled customers about slow speeds of unlimited data plans, FCC says.
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Why Apple Doesn't Want to Speed Up Your Mac El Capitan promises performance improvements, but Apple has to balance customer loyalty against selling more PCs.
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Apple reveals OS X 10.11 El Capitan, promising better speed and other upgrades From pinning web pages to showing multiple desktops, This OS X upgrade includes welcome improvements to Safari, Mail and more.
iOS 9's major iPad upgrades include multitasking and picture-in-picture Side-by-side apps, video overlays, and much more are coming to iPads when Apple's mobile OS releases this fall.
Latest hack on federal employees targets security clearances After finding that federal employees' Social Security numbers were stolen, the US government discovers another breach, which exposed data on intelligence agents and others.
Multitasking in iOS 9 makes the iPad a true post-PC device iOS 9 will make the iPad's future twice as nice.
Password site ?LastPass warns of data breach LastPass was successfully attacked last Friday. The company claims that your passwords should be safe. Nevertheless, they are requesting you to update your master passwords.
Monday, June 15, 2015
Entertaining prospect: Amazon Fire TV Stick HDMI telly streaming dongle with X-Ray vision
Stunning images of abandoned Soviet space shuttles Not one but two orbiters rotting away inside a blast-proof building at Baikonur.
Saturday, June 13, 2015
3 robots build a chair: Turning machines into more human collaborators Since the dawn of factories, employers have tried to increase the efficiency of human workers by making them more machine-like. It's ironic, then, that a new algorithm enables robots to tackle problems in a messier and ultimately more human way.
Friday, June 12, 2015
Thursday, June 11, 2015
June's Patch Tuesday is remarkably light For the past several months, Microsoft's Patch Tuesday releases have been punishingly large. This month, Windows and Office users get a break.
ISS moved by malfunctioning spacecraft Space station position shifted, but crew is in no danger, Roscosmos says
Tuesday, June 09, 2015
How to turn your Windows 10 upgrade files into an ISO disk image One question I've been asked more than any other in recent weeks is whether Microsoft will release Windows 10 in ISO format. No one outside Redmond knows yet, but in the meantime there's an option: Make your own ISO files. Here's how.
Apple unveils iOS 9 for iPhones, iPads at WWDC 2015 The ninth iteration of Apple's mobile software has a major focus on productivity.
Apple Music, iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan: Everything Apple announced at its WWDC 2015 developers conference A new music-streaming service, multitasking for the iPad, straight talking with Siri and a host of other software developments debuted at Apple's annual developer funfest.
Friday, June 05, 2015
How to Build Your Own PC If you want the strongest, most adaptable, and most upgradeable personal PC, you should build it yourself.
What Is USB-C? An Explainer USB-C is set to replace the USB interfaces we've used since the mid-1990s. Here's why that's a good thing.
Thursday, June 04, 2015
Two-Factor Is Too Hard? It Needn't Be Two-factor authentication is vastly more secure than just relying on passwords, but if it's a pain in the neck to use, people will reject it. If it's going to succeed, it has to be easy.
Yes, Apple TV will be a HomeKit hub It's official: the Apple TV can be the bridge to your connected home for remote access and information. Best of all, you won't need to buy new hardware.
Wednesday, June 03, 2015
6 Features Disappearing in Windows 10 (and How to Replace Them) Many of your old Windows favorites will NOT be joining you in Windows 10. Here's what you can do about it.
?Cardboard for kids: Google's bet on the future of VR is children Inexpensive, easy to use, and kid-friendly? I let my kid use Google Cardboard and he showed me why it'll be a hit.
Tuesday, June 02, 2015
Microsoft's Windows 10 finally has a release date: July 29 The next iteration of the software maker's operating system is slated to arrive in two months.
Windows 10 upgrade ADWARE forces its way on to Windows 7 and 8.1 Upgrade for free offer may catch out unwary users by wiping apps
Hands On: A Google Cardboard Expedition to Mars Move over, Mrs. Frizzle. Google Cardboard Expeditions is taking the wheel with high-tech fieldtrips for students