Category: Technology News

Microsoft Makes Windows 10 Creators Update Available to All

For the past few years, Microsoft has been pushing the idea of Office and Windows as a service that’s continually updated rather than as discrete products you purchase...

Startup Aims to Make 3D Metal Printing 100 Times Faster

Three-dimensional printing has been the “next big thing” for at least seven or eight years running. But it has yet to advance beyond the niche industrial and...

Microsoft Boosts Phone Linking in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Microsoft is coming up on its self-imposed deadline to launch the Fall Creators Update, which has an estimated delivery date in September. Given this relatively short...

Astronomers Identify First Potential Exomoon 4,000 Light-Years Away

Scientists have spotted a few thousand exoplanets, or planets orbiting stars other than our sun. Exomoons are another story. There have been some potential exomoons, but...

How the Lily Camera Took the Internet by Storm, Then Imploded

Back in 2014, a pair of Berkeley alumni, Antoine Balaresque and Henry Bradlow, had an idea for a camera-equipped drone that had the potential to change the entire drone...

Cable Lobby Claims US Is Just Bursting With Broadband Competition

Everyone’s favorite organization, the NCTA (now known as The Internet and Television Association), has released a report claiming an overwhelming number of people now...

Smallest-Ever Working Satellites Reach Orbit

How small can you make a satellite? The first satellite, Russia’s Sputnik, weighed in at about 183 pounds (83 kilograms). Today, many smaller space projects are taking...

Ryzen for the Rest of Us: AMD’s New Ryzen 3 Takes On Intel Core i3

It’s been a little less than five months since AMD launched its first Ryzen 7 products, and the company is finally ready to introduce its Ryzen 3 family of CPUs. While...

AMD Launches Massive Radeon Driver Update 17.7.2

AMD released the latest version of its Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition (whew) last night, with a significant performance and feature boost for Team Red GPU...

ET deals: Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon 14-inch Ultrabook for $1029

If you’re looking for a thin, lightweight laptop with all-day battery life, check out the latest iteration of Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Carbon. It only weighs about 2.5...