ARCHIVE

Filter by content types:

News stories Blog posts Feature articles Polls Image galleries

Filter by tags:

Cases Chipsets Cooling Copyright CPUs Displays Folding Game consoles Gaming Graphics Input devices Internet Linux-Unix Mac Memory Miscellaneous Mobile computing Motherboards Multimedia Networking Operating systems Personal tech Podcast Power ServersShortbread Software Storage Systems The Tech Report Windows Workstations
Windows 8.1 overtakes XP in market share, Win7 still on top
— 7:50 AM on July 2, 2015

Windows 8.1 has finally passed Windows XP to become the second-most-used desktop operating system. According to Netmarketshare, Microsoft's current OS led its retired older sibling at...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems

56
Canada Day Shortbread
— 1:17 PM on July 1, 2015

Eight is Enough CPU World has pre-order prices of Skylake desktop CPUs Redmond Pie: Jailbreak iOS 8.4 with TaiG v2.2 9to5Mac: iPhone...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

41
Tuesday Shortbread
— 1:54 PM on June 30, 2015

Eight is Enough KitGuru: Microsoft might be interested in buying AMD, according to source Fudzilla: AMD eyes China DigiTimes: Notebook demand not...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

55
Samsung will patch its software to restore Windows Update settings
— 5:03 PM on June 26, 2015

Owners of Samsung PCs who use the company's own software update utility will soon be able to breathe easier. After the revelation that Samsung's software...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Windows

44
Friday Shortbread
— 3:33 PM on June 26, 2015

7 Up Reuters: Micron revenue forecast misses as PC chip prices remain low GeekWire's exclusive: Satya Nadella reveals Microsoft's new mission statement, sees...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

43
Thursday Shortbread
— 12:56 PM on June 25, 2015

7 Up Qualcomm may acquire AMD: this could trigger significant upside for both stocks - Seeking Alpha Commentary at DigiTimes: The gaming notebook industry...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

59
Weekend Shortbread
— 2:42 PM on June 20, 2015

Eight is Enough Exclusive at Reuters: AMD mulling breakup, spinoff: sources PC Gamer: Take a closer look at AMD's tiny Project Quantum...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

73
Some Samsung SSDs may suffer from a buggy TRIM implementation
— 10:22 AM on June 16, 2015

A new bug may be present in the firmware of some Samsung SSDs. An engineer from search provider Algolia has written up a blog...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Systems Servers

74
Tuesday Shortbread
— 12:26 AM on June 16, 2015

Eight is Enough WCCFtech: AMD Radeon 300 series already on sale in retail stores VideoCardz: Sapphire shows off Radeon 300 series, confirms Radeon...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

13
Shield 1.2 update optimizes and enhances
— 8:00 AM on June 15, 2015

If you're one of the lucky folks to already have Nvidia's Shield TV box in your living room, then your device should be eligible for an...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Personal tech

6
Gaming content gets a dedicated home on YouTube
— 4:35 PM on June 12, 2015

YouTube fired a shot across Twitch's bow today with its new YouTube Gaming hub. This service is built around dedicated pages for over 25,000...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Gaming

17
Updated: Microsoft takes aim at apps that lock down browser search settings
— 1:00 PM on June 12, 2015

Producers of annoying browser toolbars, take note: Microsoft recently announced that its security products will begin flagging some search add-ons as malware. Any software...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Windows

24
Shield Pro game console ups storage ante with 500GB hard drive
— 11:20 AM on June 12, 2015

Nvidia's Shield set-top box comes with a modest 16GB of flash storage. That amount makes sense for those who'll mostly be streaming Grid games and...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

29
Thursday Evening Shortbread
— 7:42 PM on June 11, 2015

Eight is Enough VR-Zone: Asus announces WHQL certification for Windows 10, claims widest support for the upcoming OS VR-Zone: Asus shows new ROG...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

20
iOS mail app exploit could expose users to phishing attacks
— 9:17 AM on June 11, 2015

Heads up to anyone using iOS's Mail app: security researcher Jan Souček has found a serious vulnerability in the way the app handles inline HTML,...

Type: News story Tags: Mac

18
Microsoft's Surface Hub leverages synergies, enhances collaboration
— 4:48 PM on June 10, 2015

Microsoft has added a new member to its Surface family of devices. The Surface Hub is a behemoth, wall-mounted all-in-one that's described as a...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Systems Input devices Windows

26
App Thinning shrinks iOS 9 app footprints
— 11:00 AM on June 9, 2015

As users of 8GB and 16GB iDevices can surely tell you, installed app sizes have been ballooning over the years. That's because an app's installer...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac

25
HGST's 10TB drive uses custom software to access shingled platters
— 2:01 AM on June 9, 2015

HGST first revealed its 10TB cold storage drive back in September. The 3.5" mechanical unit combines helium-filled internals with Shingled Magnetic Recording (SMR) to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers

40