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Microsoft offers a sneak peak at Fluent Design

Microsoft offers a sneak peak at Fluent Design

Microsoft's new design language Fluent Design will start showing up in the Fall Creators Update.
By Nicole Kobie Oct 17 2017, 10:38AM
Analogue’s Super NT can play all your old SNES carts in high-def

Analogue’s Super NT can play all your old SNES carts in high-def

Well, this is awkward...
By Matt Tate Oct 17 2017, 10:04AM
Ykcol and Asasin Locky variants released within short time frame

Ykcol and Asasin Locky variants released within short time frame

At least two new Locky ransomware variants have been released within less than a month of each other although one of the variants is broken for the time being due to a malformed spam campaign.
By Robert Abel Oct 17 2017, 9:54AM
Elon Musk drops by Reddit to answer people's burning Mars questions

Elon Musk drops by Reddit to answer people's burning Mars questions

The SpaceX founder offered some interesting insights about how he sees the Mars mission progressing.
By Staff Writer Oct 17 2017, 9:42AM
Devastating flaw in Wi-Fi encryption dubbed "the dawn of the crypto dead"

Devastating flaw in Wi-Fi encryption dubbed "the dawn of the crypto dead"

A flaw in the WPA2 wireless encryption protocol could let hackers snoop on Wi-Fi traffic and hijack connections.
By Staff Writer Oct 17 2017, 9:15AM
Would you post your CV on Facebook?

Would you post your CV on Facebook?

The social network challenges LinkedIn by testing a new CV upload feature.
By Staff Writer Oct 17 2017, 9:15AM
US v Microsoft: data privacy case heads to Supreme Court

US v Microsoft: data privacy case heads to Supreme Court

Long-running case between Department of Justice and Microsoft is considered pivotal for data privacy rights.
By Staff Writer Oct 17 2017, 9:15AM
G.Skill reveals new 32GB Trident Z RAM kit

G.Skill reveals new 32GB Trident Z RAM kit

Lights up. Goes fast.
By David Hollingworth Oct 16 2017, 3:54PM
Kaspersky Lab renews threat sharing relationship with INTERPOL

Kaspersky Lab renews threat sharing relationship with INTERPOL

Kaspersky Lab and Interpol announced on Thursday that they have signed a new cyber-crime threat sharing pact that will strengthen the two organisations' collaborative relationship.
By Bradley Barth Oct 16 2017, 1:16PM
Nvidia drops GeForce Hot Fix Driver R387.98

Nvidia drops GeForce Hot Fix Driver R387.98

Alienware gets some love returned, and a G-Sync issue is fixed.
By David Hollingworth Oct 16 2017, 12:57PM
The Settlers Of Catan is being turned into a feature film

The Settlers Of Catan is being turned into a feature film

Sony Pictures is currently attempting to adapt the 1995 board game into a movie, which, frankly, is weird.
By Matthew Byrd Oct 16 2017, 12:50PM
Microsoft Edge rated 'best at blocking phishing attacks'

Microsoft Edge rated 'best at blocking phishing attacks'

Microsoft's flagship is better than Chrome and Firefox for identifying malicious sites.
By Dale Walker Oct 16 2017, 12:47PM
Sennheiser releases two new high-end headphones

Sennheiser releases two new high-end headphones

Your ears are going to love the new IE 800 S and HD 660 S cans.
By David Hollingworth Oct 16 2017, 12:19PM
Sony's new TV remote doubles up as a voice-boosting wireless speaker

Sony's new TV remote doubles up as a voice-boosting wireless speaker

Bring the noise.
By Matt Tate Oct 16 2017, 11:37AM
FBackup 7.0 adds Dropbox and CD/DVD support, Fast Mirror backup option

FBackup 7.0 adds Dropbox and CD/DVD support, Fast Mirror backup option

Softland has released FBackup 7.0 and Backup4all 7.0, major new versions of its free and paid-for Windows backup products.
By Nick Peers Oct 16 2017, 11:30AM
Mozilla patches three critical issues in Thunderbird and Firefox

Mozilla patches three critical issues in Thunderbird and Firefox

Mozilla issued a security update stating that the newly released Thunderbird 52.4 , Firefox 56 and Firefox ESR 52.4 patch 10 vulnerabilities, two rated critical, five high and three moderate found in earlier iterations of the software.
By Doug Olenick Oct 16 2017, 11:02AM
Iphone iOS 11 QR code scanner provides 'backdoor' exploitable by criminals

Iphone iOS 11 QR code scanner provides 'backdoor' exploitable by criminals

Apple's new operating system for iPhones and iPads contains a Quick Response (QR)-scanning based 'backdoor' that could be used by cyber-criminals.
By SC Staff Oct 16 2017, 11:02AM
Vortx will bring your games and movies to life with bursts of hot and cold

Vortx will bring your games and movies to life with bursts of hot and cold

This week's Kickstarter promises to make your PC games significantly more immersive
By Staff Writer Oct 16 2017, 10:40AM
Computer education to improve with the Raspberry Pi powered Pi-top

Computer education to improve with the Raspberry Pi powered Pi-top

The new Raspberry Pi powered Pi-top hopes to improve computer education with a hands on approach
By Staff Writer Oct 16 2017, 10:32AM
Samsung CEO quits claiming the company is going through an "unprecedented crisis" - but profits are up

Samsung CEO quits claiming the company is going through an "unprecedented crisis" - but profits are up

CEO Kwon Oh-Hyun has announced he is stepping down from his role on Frida
By Staff Writer Oct 16 2017, 10:32AM