X-37B rocket on secret mission makes a not so secret landing

A sonic boom reverberated through Florida this weekend, and initially no one knew what caused the noise. Turns out it was a rocket landing after embarking on a secret mission. … Continue reading X-37B rocket on secret mission makes a not so secret landing

The OnePlus 5 launches this summer, and this might be our first blurry look at it

We were already suspecting that the OnePlus 5 will be launched at some point this summer, but a new report finally confirms it. The Chinese smartphone maker will indeed have … Continue reading The OnePlus 5 launches this summer, and this might be our first blurry look at it

Windows 10 S on the Surface Laptop Will Be Locked to Edge and Bing

Microsoft announced a new version of Windows and a laptop to go along with it yesterday, but the reaction has been tepid at best. Windows 10 S is supposed to … Continue reading Windows 10 S on the Surface Laptop Will Be Locked to Edge and Bing

The Hardware Lottery Continues: Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Varies Between UFS 2.0 and UFS 2.1

The Hardware Lottery Continues: Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Varies Between UFS 2.0 and UFS 2.1   A few weeks ago, it was reported that Huawei undertook some controversial decisions with the … Continue reading The Hardware Lottery Continues: Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Varies Between UFS 2.0 and UFS 2.1

Rungu Juggernaut: Our First Take

As any avid competitive or recreation mountain biker would attest, some terrain conditions limit the use of their bike, even if they possess a highly developed skill or physical ability. … Continue reading Rungu Juggernaut: Our First Take

CM and Logitech: their best mechanical keyboards

Cooler Master and Logitech are well known brands in the peripheral market. They helped revive an interest in quality keyboards, though most of Logitech’s early models were advanced membrane variants. … Continue reading CM and Logitech: their best mechanical keyboards

India’s worst engineers come from the city that sends the most STEM students to the US

Hyderabad, the southern Indian city that sends the largest number of STEM students to the US, is home to India’s worst techies, a study has noted. Software engineers from the … Continue reading India’s worst engineers come from the city that sends the most STEM students to the US

Amazon to control 70 percent of the voice-controlled speaker market this year

Amazon is dominating the voice-controlled speaker market, according to a new forecast from eMarketer out this morning. The maker of the Echo-branded speakers will have 70.6 percent of all voice-enabled speaker … Continue reading Amazon to control 70 percent of the voice-controlled speaker market this year

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 to deliver … Continue reading Manual Gearboxes Are All but Dead. They’re Worse in Every Way Possible.

Today’s Best Deals: Mother’s Day Gifts for the techie Moms.

  Anker PowerHouse, Compact 400Wh / 120000mAh Portable Outlet The Anker Advantage: Join the 10 million+ powered by our leading technology. Portable Power: Off-grid power supply for camping or emergency … Continue reading Today’s Best Deals: Mother’s Day Gifts for the techie Moms.