AMD pushing Crimson driver fan speed hotfix after reports of overheating Radeon cards

AMD's new Software Radeon Crimson recently exited beta, and with it came drivers that caused some systems to lock fan performance to 20 percent regardless of the workload.


Amazon switches on Fire TV's smart home voice controls

Now you can ask your TV to dim the smart bulbs in your living room.


This biodigester promises to turn your food scraps into usable cooking gas

HomeBiogas’ system produces up to three hours of cooking gas, plus liquid fertilizer for your garden.


4K torrents from Netflix and Amazon hint at cracked copy protection

Hollywood’s aggressive attempts to down 4K video may be extremely short-lived.



Light-based 'Li-Fi' beams data 100 times faster than Wi-Fi

A developing technology called Li-Fi promises Wi-Fi speeds 100 times faster than conventional technology using the visible light spectrum.



Panasonic introduces bargain-priced 4K TVs to woo holiday shoppers

The Japanese manufacturer's entry-level CX-series models start at $800.



Last chance for Microsoft's 10-cent deals on movie, apps and music

Over thirty recent movies are still available to rent for a dime, as well as more than two dozen top albums.


Apple Music will play nice with Sonos beginning Dec. 15

The two companies waited to make sure integration would be seamless.



Just Cause 3 review: Blow up the outside world

They made another sequel. Why? Just 'cause. Okay, I'm done.

Expert Opinion


Apple doesn't need its own gadgets to dominate the smart home

If you believe the weekend rumors, Apple will announce a connected-home platform next week at WWDC. But before you get too excited about an iThermostat and an iFridge and an iCamera watching you sleep, consider this: If Apple does get into the home-automation market, that doesn't necessarily mean it'll make smart-home gadgets of its own.

Editors Pick

justin_tv-100367814-orig_500.jpg goes off the air

With all signs pointing to a Google purchase of Twitch, the company behind has shut down the live video service.


Verizon fires back at FCC over data throttling

The FCC called out Verizon for its plans to throttle customers with unlimited data plans who use the most data, so the carrier responded.


Business faces backlash after threatening $500 fines for negative Yelp reviews

Businesses who don't know how to manage their social media presence should remember that the Internet can be vicious.

Latest Product Reviews


Key Ingredient kitchen tablet review: Yummy recipes can't rescue this crummy tablet

Meatballs. Giant bacon-wrapped meatballs. The Key Ingredient Recipe tablet suggested this fantastic idea to me when I searched for a meatball recipe. It's a good thing the meatballs were tasty, because that's about the only thing this tablet gets right.