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Videogame series 'Resident Evil' goes back to its 'survival horror' roots for...
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Following a decade of critical failures at the box office, director M. Night Shyamalan finally found his back into the good graces of moviegoers with The Visit , a horror film from 2015 that many saw as a return to...
I have a HP P6000 desktop running windows 7 home I have 8 USB ports 6 on the back 2 in front only one port in the front works and that is only intermittently it will just stop working and if I un plug an plug back in it...
Picture a virtual assistant that helps find directions, schedules appointments or plays music, and the soothing yet robotic sound of a female voice likely comes to mind....
[parsehtml]<p><img src="http://www.techspot.com/images2/news/bigimage/2017/01/2017-01-23-image-2.png" /></p> <p>Word surfaced less than a year ago that Chromebooks would be <a...
When it comes to buying computers for education, there are many routes a school can take. If your aim is to prepare children for the workforce, however, Windows is still the best option. After all, Microsoft software...
Last month, we showed you two sweet cases that let you turn any iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus into a Jet Black iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus. After all, Jet Black is the hottest new color option from Apple, but not everyone...
It's a good bet that Japanese company Zero Tech was unaware of the Harry Potter connection when it named its pocket-sized drone Dobby. While that tiny house elf won us over with his tenacity and heroics, the little...
Samsung on Monday confirmed that the hotly anticipated Galaxy S8 will not be unveiled next month at the annual Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona, Spain. We had an idea that would be the case, of course, but...
There's lots of "me too" litigation flying right now. Multiple plaintiffs have advanced the theory that because terrorists kill people and terrorists use social media platforms to communicate, it somehow follows that...
Snapchat's major redesign is here. As expected , the app's new look, which features a search bar and several other UI nips and tucks to make it easier to use, is now live for iOS users. SEE ALSO: Snapchat's new lenses...

Tech

Bushwick opens on a scene that’s supposed to convey millennial Brooklynite normalcy: a college student and her boyfriend get off the L train, bantering about introducing him to her family while complaining about the...
"If you don't know who Slenderman is, you're living under a rock," remarks one of the dozens of teens appearing in YouTube videos that are excerpted in Beware the Slenderman. It's the first hint...
See what a mass of colorful marbles look like when they roll their way onto an Indiana interstate....
LG's OLED-based televisions are CNET's favorites, but despite recent price drops they're still really expensive. Meanwhile these four LCDs cost half as much (or less) and still give excellent picture quality....

Gadgets

After saying that it would arrive in early 2017, developer Bandai Namco revealed that Tekken 7 is coming to the Playstation 4, Xbox One and PC later, on June 2nd. "We were trying our best to get the game out ... as...
In an age of digital media, it's about time you turned your DVD collection into something you can watch from any device. I've got way too many DVDs in my house. I've been gathering them for years and years. They take up...
It hasn't been a great year for wearables, with sluggish sales and underwhelming products dominating the space. If the category had an Oscars-style 'In Memoriam' reel, it would feature several...
 All Chromebooks new in 2017 will support Android apps out of the box. An update will not be required. Owners will be able to take the Chromebook home, open it up and immediately access the Google Play Store. The...

Gaming

Ubisoft recently previewed what to expect in The Division 's big upcoming 1.6 update, and we now have the patch notes for an in-development version slated for release on the public test server. These patch notes present...
Considering that it's the franchise which established survival-horror as a games genre, Resident Evil seriously lost its way in recent years: 2005's Resident Evil 5 and 2012's Resident Evil 6 were littered...
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If you're in the market for a new PlayStation 4 , retailer Best Buy has rolled out a new deal you may want to consider. The store is throwing in a free black DualShock 4 controller with the purchase of the Uncharted 4:...

Internet

(Reuters) - A computer problem forced United Airlines to ground all domestic flights for about an hour on Sunday evening, causing a cascade of delays and annoying customers throughout the United States. The "ground...
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating a previously disclosed data breach at Yahoo Inc, the company said in a filing. Yahoo said in a November 2016 quarterly filing that it was “cooperating with...
If you no longer want to subscribe to what @POTUS is tweeting - or alternatively you've only just decided to sign up to the President's updates - then you might want to double-check whether or not you're...
By Dominique Patton BEIJING (Reuters) - China has set up a 100 billion yuan ($14.55 billion) fund to support investment in the internet sector, said official news agency Xinhua on Sunday. The fund, backed by...

Linux/Open Source

FastComputer Linux is a disappointing experience that almost fails. It is poorly designed, has little community support, and lacks its own home base and identity, all of which contribute to an identity crisis. Its home...
Red Hat on Wednesday announced the general availability of Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.4. This latest version helps organizations better embrace new Linux container technologies that can deliver innovative...
The Raspberry Pi Foundation on Monday launched its long-awaited industrial strength Compute Module 3. The latest version of the low-cost Raspberry Pi computer, it is designed for more robust manufacturing and technical...
Min is a Web browser with a minimal design that provides speedy operation with simple features. When it comes to software design, "minimal" does not mean low functionality or undeveloped potential. If you like minimal...

Security

New governments, new fears? Don't worry. Start protecting your identity yourself. Used and trusted by over a million users, PureVPN is now available at an 88% discount, saving you over $500. This VPN is compatible...
How can you get under the skin of an Asian country? Diplomatic body searches, bomber flights, shrine statues and even doormats have set governments on edge. Here's a nation-by-nation look at Asia's figurative,...
Mozilla released the report this week as part of a broader goal to track the health of the internet in categories such as Open Innovation, Digital Inclusion, Decentralization, Privacy and Security and Web literacy. The...
A group of thirty security researchers have signed together an open letter that calls for The Guardian to retract a news story it published last week that claims that mobile messaging app WhatsApp has a secret...

Social Media

Three men have been arrested in Sweden on suspicion of raping a woman in an assault that was broadcast live on Facebook , police have said. The apparent gang-rape on Sunday took place in Uppsala, about an hour north of...
We'll explain how to permanently delete Facebook , and what the difference is between deactivating and deleting your account. There are plenty of reasons why you'd want to delete Facebook . Maybe you're...
Over the weekend, hundreds of thousands of women (and men and nonbinary people and just about anybody else with a bone to pick with the Trump administration) marched in Washington, D.C. Which inspired conservative...
Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown apologized for his much-publicized Facebook Live locker room video last week - but he also reportedly got a big paycheck for the 17-minute clip. The star catcher was fined...

Software

Blockless is a straightforward VPN designed for regular computer users. You don't have to be a network expert to understand it, and there are no 30-step ‘download this, install that’ setup tutorials...
Some VPN companies market themselves on features, others on price, but AirVPN heads its website with a plea for your trust, claiming to be "operated by activists and hacktivists in defence of net neutrality,...
Astrill is a Seychelles-based company which has been providing VPN services since 2009. The product specs look good, at least initially: 300+ servers, many with P2P support, in almost 50 countries. There’s vast...
Without even opening the box you can tell that the Asus RT-AC5300 Tri-band Gigabit Router is aimed . As soon as we took the Asus RT-AC5300 out of the box, we knew it would be divisive. Depending on your needs this is...

Wireless

As telecom companies ramp up investments in 5G wireless technology , investors should focus on chip and network equipment manufacturers as well as cell-tower operators and fiber-optic-gear makers, says an in-depth...
Matarin Capital Management LLC purchased a new position in shares of QUALCOMM Incorporated (NASDAQ:QCOM) during the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund purchased 103,429 shares of the wireless technology...
New opportunities will pop up out of nowhere whether you are a wireless network, handset maker or other wireless technology player. Remember what AT&T, Verizon, Apple iPhone and Google Android did a decade ago can...
South Korea's leading telecommunications company SK Telecom Co. and Nokia, a global provider of network infrastructure and related services, have jointly developed the next-generation wireless communication...