Category: Technology News

In Lightroom and Photoshop, Adobe Puts Profiles and Presets Front and Center

Besides the rapid rise of smartphones, no other trend has been as hot in photography as one-click filters to quickly give photos a particular look. Made popular...

No Man’s Sky Teases ‘Next’ Major Update, Upcoming Xbox Support

Hello Games has announced that its space exploration and base-building game, No Man’s Sky, is headed for the Xbox One and Xbox One X this summer. That’s a major...

US Air Force Considers Cutting F-35 Orders By a Third

The F-35 program has been an expensive boondoggle for years, despite repeated efforts to bring program costs under control and deliver a functional aircraft. Current...

Hands Off With Ambarella’s Camera-Only Self-Driving Car Tech

It’s conventional wisdom in the self-driving industry that lidar is a must-have. From time to time some have argued otherwise, but almost every serious effort...

Valve Removed Steam Machines From Its Home Page

Steam Machines were supposed to take PC gaming mainstream by simplifying setup and moving the games in your living room. Valve had high hopes for the project, but Steam...

ET Deals: Save $460 on a Quad-Core Dell XPS 8910 Desktop PC

In search of an affordable desktop that has plenty of room for upgrades? Take a look at the XPS 8910 tower PC from Dell. With a sleek modern design, a quad-core CPU,...

China’s First Space Station Has Broken Up, Landed in Pacific Ocean [Update]

Update 4/2/18: As predicted, the Chinese space station hit the atmosphere over the weekend. Specifically, Tiangong-1 reentered the atmosphere at 8:16 PM EDT Sunday,...

Apple May Dump Intel Starting in 2020, in Favor of Its Own CPU Designs

In 2005, Hell froze over. After repeatedly doubling down on the PowerPC G4 and G5, with its laptops effectively stuck on older 32-bit PowerPC chips, Apple announced it...

Is the High-End VR Market Dead?

Just over two years ago, two companies — HTC and Oculus — launched two different virtual reality headsets for the broad consumer market. This marked the return of VR...

It’s World Backup Day: Here’s How the ExtremeTech Staff Stays Backed Up

If you’ve only got one copy of a file, that’s not much better than having no copies. You’re just one storage failure or account hijack away from losing everything....