Huawei Watch 2 Classic Review: Good watch but a missed opportunity for Wear 2.0

Saturday, 27/May/2017 - at 8:00 PM

Barely three months into its official release, Android Wear 2.0 should still be enjoying its honeymoon period. But the truth is, it never really had one. Despite a high-profile launch and pent-up anticipation among Android enthusiasts, the roll-out has been less-than-stellar, with few manufacturers supporting it with new models, and most older watches unable to…

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Amazon is offering two free months of Music Unlimited to new subscribers

Saturday, 27/May/2017 - at 1:13 AM

All the various music streaming services desperately try to differentiate themselves with personalization features and the occasional exclusive. If you ask me, however, they’re all pretty much the same with similar catalogs. For those who disagree, right now is a great time to see how the other half lives. Amazon is currently offering two free…

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This week in games: Red Dead Redemption 2 is delayed, Destiny 2 PC servers explained

Saturday, 27/May/2017 - at 12:00 AM

Hands up if you’re surprised Red Dead Redemption 2 was delayed into 2018. Nobody? Nobody at all?That news, plus free copies of Rising Storm, a mercifully not-delayed-yet Divinity: Original Sin II release date, a technical dissection of Destiny 2’s multiplayer back-end, Neill Blomkamp’s experiments with Steam as a film platform, and more. This is gaming…

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How to save Windows Spotlight images to your PC in a few clicks

Friday, 26/May/2017 - at 11:03 PM

A favorite pastime among Windows 10 users is to figure out ways to save Windows Spotlight images to their PC. Usually this is done through a little bit of trickery that involves finding where the images are stored on your hard drive.Since early 2016, however, the Windows Store (rather unbelievably) has an app for that….

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Any website can crash your Windows 7 or 8 PC with these four characters

Friday, 26/May/2017 - at 10:05 PM

Just because Windows 7 is close to eight years old doesn’t mean you still can’t find ridiculous bugs that can crash your PC.Russian-language site Habrhabr.ru recently published one such bug that apparently causes problems if you simply visit a website, as first noticed by Ars Technica. The problem also affects Windows 8 and Vista PCs,…

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23% off iRobot Roomba 650 Robotic Vacuum Cleaner – Deal Alert

Friday, 26/May/2017 - at 9:53 PM

If you want a thorough, everyday clean, maybe you should consider using robots. The Roomba 650 Vacuuming Robot provides a thorough clean at the push of a button. The patented, 3-Stage Cleaning System easily picks up dust, pet hair and large debris like cereal and works on all floor types, adjusting itself and re-charging itself…

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AMD's new AM4 motherboard software cures Ryzen's memory headaches

Friday, 26/May/2017 - at 9:03 PM

Memory’s been a thorn in the side of AMD’s Ryzen processors ever since they launched. Memory speed and latency can play a major part in Ryzen’s performance, but early AM4 motherboards haven’t been able to offer robust memory overclocking capabilities. Ryzen PCs topped out at DDR4-3200 speeds, and the supported range of frequencies below that…

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Get real, Microsoft: If the Surface Pro is a laptop, bundle it with a Type Cover

Friday, 26/May/2017 - at 6:08 PM

If Microsoft sold cars like it’s trying to sell its Surface Pro (2017), it would charge extra for wheels—and would be laughed out of the market. But Microsoft’s using this tactic to sell its new Windows tablet as a “laptop,” and we’re still trying to figure out why.Microsoft’s Surface Pro is clearly a Windows tablet,…

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