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Your fingerprints could replace your airline boarding pass
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 15:23:42 -0400

Your fingerprints could replace your airline boarding passDelta Airlines is testing fingerprint readers that may soon replace your old-fashioned paper and digital boarding passes.


Nintendo is bringing back the Super Nintendo just in time for the holidays
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:21:00 -0400

Nintendo is bringing back the Super Nintendo just in time for the holidaysNintendo is bringing back the Super Nintendo in the form of its new Super Nintendo Classic this September. Nintendo (NTDOY) is bringing is bringing the Super Nintendo Entertainment System back from the dead just in time for the holiday shopping season in the form of its SNES Classic Edition.


Big Cable broke its promise and you're paying for it
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 15:11:35 -0400

Big Cable broke its promise and you're paying for itThe cable industry promised consumers free apps to replace rented cable boxes. We're still waiting.


Uber’s next CEO faces 3 big challenges
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:12:29 -0400

Uber’s next CEO faces 3 big challengesUber's next CEO will have a a lot work cut out for him or her.


Why Apple would need to use ex-NSA workers to stop leaks
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:55:41 -0400

Why Apple would need to use ex-NSA workers to stop leaksApple is using ex-NSA, FBI and military workers to help put an end to company leaks.


Here’s who could lead Uber out of its scandals
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 15:15:35 -0400

Here’s who could lead Uber out of its scandalsUber's looking for a chief operating officer to revamp the company. Here's a look at some of the contenders.


Nintendo's 'Arms' is a whimsical fighter with wonderful multiplayer
Tue, 20 Jun 2017 13:05:49 -0400

Nintendo's 'Arms' is a whimsical fighter with wonderful multiplayerNintendo's 'Arms' is exciting, fast-paced action, but it's single-player mode could use more depth.


The top 10 games of E3 2017
Sat, 17 Jun 2017 12:31:26 -0400

The top 10 games of E3 2017The greatest video game show on Earth has ended, but the hype is just heating up. Nearly 70,000 gamers flooded an overpacked Los Angeles Convention Center for three straight days (not counting a few days of fancy media briefings) of digital insanity, and game makers of all shapes and sizes delivered enough gaming goodness to last a lifetime — or at least until the holidays.


These are the coolest VR games at the world's biggest video game expo
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 11:30:52 -0400

These are the coolest VR games at the world's biggest video game expoVirtual reality might be stalled, but E3 2017 proved there's still plenty of life left for the medium.


Microsoft's new Surface Pro is a powerful machine with a slight drawback
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 11:53:04 -0400

Microsoft's new Surface Pro is a powerful machine with a slight drawbackMicrosoft's new Surface Pro is an excellent 2-in-1 laptop-tablet device with a ton of power and battery life.


Nintendo shows off new 'Super Mario Odyssey' and more at E3 2017
Tue, 13 Jun 2017 14:54:54 -0400

Nintendo shows off new 'Super Mario Odyssey' and more at E3 2017Nintendo's E3 2017 event brought us 'Super Mario Odyssey,' but little in the way of third-party games.


Pogue's Basics: Operate the Windows Ribbon from the keyboard
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 15:41:04 -0400

Pogue's Basics: Operate the Windows Ribbon from the keyboardThe Windows 10 Ribbon is supposed to enhance your efficiency by putting every conceivable command in one place, with nothing hidden. But how efficient is a tool that requires mousing?


Microsoft's new Xbox One X is a beast, but faces an uphill battle
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 14:25:37 -0400

Microsoft's new Xbox One X is a beast, but faces an uphill battleMicrosoft's Xbox One X is a powerful console, but faces stiff competition from Sony's PlayStation 4 Pro and Nintendo's Switch.


America has slower LTE wireless than Canada or Mexico
Thu, 08 Jun 2017 13:20:10 -0400

America has slower LTE wireless than Canada or MexicoBoth Canada and Mexico, and a number of other countries, have much faster wireless internet than the U.S.


E3 Preview: What to expect from 2017's marquee video game expo
Wed, 07 Jun 2017 16:26:19 -0400

E3 Preview: What to expect from 2017's marquee video game expoHope you like video games, because your social networks are about to get flooded with countless tweets, posts, pics, hot takes, snarky asides and full-on rants about interactive entertainment. E3, otherwise known as the Electronic Entertainment Expo. You’ve likely heard of E3 — it’s in its 24th consecutive year — but you might not know why the annual video game industry convention/circus is such a big deal.


The big issues we want Apple to address in macOS High Sierra
Wed, 07 Jun 2017 11:58:00 -0400

The big issues we want Apple to address in macOS High SierraThese are the issues we hope Apple addresses with macOS High Sierra.


Pogue's Basics: The "Minimize All" keystroke in Windows
Tue, 06 Jun 2017 16:15:35 -0400

Pogue's Basics: The "Minimize All" keystroke in WindowsSometimes you’ve got Windows open, and you want to have a look at your desktop to find a certain icon. Well, here’s a keyboard trick that lets you minimize all your windows at once, revealing your entire desktop. Just press Windows key+M (think of it as M for “Minimize all”). Boom! They all fly away to your taskbar.


Apple polishes up 23 features in Mac OS High Sierra
Mon, 05 Jun 2017 18:38:28 -0400

Apple polishes up 23 features in Mac OS High SierraLet’s be honest: The biggest Mac news from Apple’s developer conference Monday wasn’t about software features—it was about new hardware. All Apple (AAPL) laptops and iMacs will gain Intel’s latest, fastest processor, known as Kaby Lake. It will be called Mac OS High Sierra, and the name suggests exactly what it is: a set of refinements to the current Mac OS, called Sierra.


Amazon Echo, Google Home and now, Apple HomePod
Mon, 05 Jun 2017 18:32:18 -0400

Amazon Echo, Google Home and now, Apple HomePodApple jumps into the smart speaker race with HomePod.


Here’s what’s new: Apple’s High Sierra 
Mon, 05 Jun 2017 18:17:35 -0400

Here’s what’s new: Apple’s High Sierra At the Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2017, Apple claimed that the new macOS High Sierra will have the fastest desktop browser to date. Safari is said to be 80 percent faster than Chrome, and will have an autoplay blocking feature. For those who are concerned about Internet privacy, High Sierra will have an Intelligent Tracking Prevention tool. Mail also got a few updates, including “Top Hits” in Spotlight, and Split View keeps messages you are replying to on the right side and mail on the left. One of the most promising updates is designed to speed up the file system. ...



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