News

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QNAP TAS-268 review: Can this Android-powered NAS box rival a Roku?

Qnap delivers a streaming box on steroids. But it's not the easiest device to set up, and it's light on apps for tasks other than media streaming.

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Withings' connected health app gets better at monitoring your blood pressure

Hy-Result, a new in-app upgrade to the Health Mate app, can performs medically-approved blood pressure readings.

SOFTWARE

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Dying Light: The Following review: Zombie vaulting meets vehicular homicide

The night's busting open, these two lanes will take us anywhere.

ENTERTAINMENT

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CBS Super Bowl 50 stream smashes records as telecast viewership sinks

News flash: Streaming on more devices translates to more viewers.

HARDWARE

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MSI's powerful Tobii-equipped laptop lets you control games with your eyes

MSI's new gaming laptop is the first to come with Tobii eye-tracking built-in.

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The first Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray players arrive early

Best Buy reportedly bumps up pre-orders for Samsung Ultra HD players as some stores starting selling units.

HARDWARE

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The most annoying Apple TV feature is about to be fixed

Voice dictation and Siri support for App Store searches are on the way with tvOS 9.2.

CONSUMER TECHNOLOGY

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LG’s most luxurious OLED TV will start at $8000

No wonder Liam Neeson's man-from-the-future didn’t mention pricing in LG's Matrix-meets-Tron mashup of a Super Bowl ad.

BUSINESS

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Future Intel chip tech will sacrifice speed gains for power efficiency

The end of silicon may mean the end of processor performance gains, too.

CONSUMER TECHNOLOGY

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Apple faces class-action lawsuit over 'Error 53' iPhone-killing fiasco

A Seattle-based law firm is potentially suing Apple for violating consumer protection laws in the U.S.

Expert Opinion

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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

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Justin.tv goes off the air

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

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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.

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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

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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.