Category: Technology News

ET deals: Get a Windows 10 Pro Key for $14 with SCDKey

Looking for an activation key for Windows 10 Pro on the cheap? With today’s coupon code in play, the folks at SCDKey are offering up an activation code for just 14...

Mostly NASA, Lightly Salted With a Spy Satellite: This Week in Space

As strange bedfellows go, canning jars and spy satellites don’t seem to have much in common. But Ball Corp. produces both. And one of their spy satellites may have...

Hands On With the ‘K-Type,’ an Infinitely Customizable Mechanical Keyboard

Mechanical keyboards have gotten incredibly popular in the last few years. You can now go buy a mech on Amazon for a reasonable amount of money. The surge of interest in...

Intel Responds to Core i7-7700K Overheating Issue, Cluelessly Suggests We Stop Overclocking

People who buy the latest and greatest high-end Intel CPUs fit into a particular niche — they expect high performance. Some owners of Intel Core i7-7700 and i7-7700K...

Nintendo Hopes You’ll Love the Switch So Much, You’ll Buy More Than One

Back in the 1960s, Alka-Seltzer found an incredible way to double its sales volume. It involved no new products, no dramatic advertising campaigns, and no celebrity...

Manual Gearboxes Are All but Dead. They’re Worse in Every Way Possible.

Automatic transmissions may be your only choice within a couple years. The deathwatch for manual transmissions started more than a decade ago, when the first cars began...

Cassini Finds Saturn’s Ring Gap Emptier Than Expected

Scientists have been speculating about what we would find in the space between Saturn and its innermost rings, and the Cassini probe is finally putting those hypotheses...

Why the Surge in Violence Against Robots Matters

In the midst of fulminating about an approaching robot apocalypse, a strange and disturbing counter trend is taking place: the rise of violence against robots. While...

Intel Rebrands Xeon Line, Announces New Chips Based on Skylake

Last week, we discussed rumors that Intel would rebrand its Xeon products. The company has officially announced its new hardware naming system, and given some additional...

AMD Suffers its Worst Stock Drop in Over a Decade, Despite Revenue Gains

AMD’s stock took an absolute beating yesterday in its first full day of trading since it announced its Q1 results. The stock fell by its largest percentage in 12...