Category: Technology News

NASA Finds Vast Deposits of Ice Just Under Martian Surface

We’ve known for years that there is at least some water ice on Mars, but it’s been hard to pin down where it is and how easy it would be to extract. New data from...

LG Shifts Strategy, Will No Longer Release Yearly Handset Updates

For years now, the phone industry has pursued a strategy of pushing regular yearly updates to device families. While this keeps new phones in the hands of the...

At CES, AA-Sized ‘Forever Batteries’ That Suck Power Out of the Air

The Consumer Electronics Show (CES), if you’ve never seen it, is a frantic grab-bag of aching feet, glitzy product demos, hotel and conference center meetings, and a...

Google Details Spectre and Meltdown Fixes for Its Cloud Services

The computer industry is currently reeling from the disclosure of multiple CPU vulnerabilities that strike at the very heart of multiple system architectures. Vendors...

Apple Exaggerates MacBook Standby Battery Life, Owners Report

The last six months haven’t been particularly kind to Apple. The company’s decision to throttle its phones to preserve battery life without ever telling users it did...

ET Deals: BOGO on Select iPhones and Galaxy Smartphones at T-Mobile

Are you and your partner in the market for a new smartphone? Ready to invest in phones for your kids? Right now, T-Mobile is offering up hefty rebates on new phones from...

PC Market Grows for the First Time Since 2011

The PC market has been sliding for the better part of a decade now. Quarter after quarter, people buy fewer traditional PCs and more mobile devices. Now, despite...

The Best Cars and Car Tech of CES 2018

LAS VEGAS — CES was again awash in car technology. There weren’t as many auto-industry keynote speakers as in recent years, but there was certainly more technology,...

Researchers Found Another Major Security Flaw in Intel CPUs

Security researchers have pinpointed another major security hole in Intel processors, in addition to the security holes in the Intel Management Engine and the Meltdown...

New macOS Security Bug Unlocks App Store With Any Password

Back at the tail end of November, Apple had to rush out an emergency security patch after news of a serious security flaw surfaced in macOS High Sierra. That bug allowed...