• Microsoft appeals to power users with the Surface Precision Mouse

    Microsoft appeals to power users with the Surface Precision Mouse

    Once upon a time, Microsoft had a whole line of gaming hardware under the Sidewinder brand, and while they never really put a dent in Razer or Logitech, they put out some decent mice (the X3 “might serve as a good introduction to multiple DPI settings for your mom or dad,” I wrote in 2010). I’m glad to see they’re returning to that advanced-mousing heritage with the… Read More

  • A dormant chip in the Pixel 2 will soon let developers write better camera and AI apps

    A dormant chip in the Pixel 2 will soon let developers write better camera and AI apps

    Here’s a surprise: Google’s Pixel 2 phones include a custom system-on-a-chip (SoC) that’s optimized for image processing — but it currently just sits there, doing nothing. Google says it’ll turn this chip on in the coming weeks as a developer option in the preview of Android Oreo 8.1. Read More

  • Two sizes really do fit all with Google’s Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

    Two sizes really do fit all with Google’s Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

    Google’s Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have a number of strengths to recommend them, but what makes them really unique is that they offer two versions of phone that finally, for Android, will provide everything anyone really needs in a smartphone. Other device makers have realized that different sizes appeal to different customers, but Google’s Pixel lineup offers a true choice, instead of… Read More

  • Microsoft Surface Book 2 is a well-rounded portable powerhouse

    Microsoft Surface Book 2 is a well-rounded portable powerhouse

    It’s well past time to put to rest any doubt surrounding Microsoft’s hardware ambitions. Over the past few years, the company has transformed the Surface line from boutique proof of concept to one of the more innovative and forward-looking PC brands on the market. The Surface Book is one of the best examples of the line — Microsoft took the wraps off the Surface Book 2… Read More

  • What’s new in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

    Announced roughly this time last year, Creators Update was Microsoft’s attempt to capture the creative types who have long been considered a core part of the Mac ecosystem’s userbase. The update brought simple 3D content creation tools to Windows 10 and additional gaming functionality, among other things. The new Fall Creators Update, which is set to roll out to all users today… Read More

  • Microsoft’s Panos Panay discusses the past and future of Surface

    Microsoft’s Panos Panay discusses the past and future of Surface

    In the earliest days of the Surface, it was hard to shake the notion that the line was something of a reference design for Windows 8. Things have evolved quite a bit. The line has grown to include two convertible tablets, a pair of laptops, a 28-inch all-in-one and a high-tech whiteboard, while the devices themselves have become some of the most capable and compelling in their respective spaces. Read More

  • Polkadot passes the $140M mark for its fund-raise to link private and public blockchains

    Polkadot passes the $140M mark for its fund-raise to link private and public blockchains

    Polkadot is a project which has emerged from the Blockchain world, and was designed to do something increasingly important. In effect, Polkadot is the interchange and translator between multiple blockchains which creative people developing on the Ethereum blockchain have been looking for in order to build a wealth new projects and infrastructure. As companies develop their own side-chains… Read More

  • Spain’s biggest companies are charging into crypto

    Spain’s biggest companies are charging into crypto

    The global adoption of blockchain technology is starting to feel like an inevitability. Following on the news that Moscow is launching a cryptocurrency (creatively called the CryptoRuble… because of course it is), a consortium composed of the top technology officers at some of Spain’s largest companies in finance, energy, and telecommunications has launched to develop a… Read More

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