Day: January 6, 2019

Asus adds TUF gaming laptops at CES 2019 with AMD inside – CNET

The company’s entry-level gaming laptop line incorporates AMD’s new 3000-series Ryzen CPUs and Radeon discrete graphics. …read more Source:: CNet

More screen, less body in the revamped Acer Swift 7 – CNET

This CES 2019 update gets up to a 92 percent screen-to-body ratio, and is still under 10mm thick. …read more Source:: CNet

Google Drive Has a Serious Spam Problem, But Google Says a Fix is Coming

Google Drive has a pretty bad spam problem, and it seems Google doesn’t care. Spammers can share files that automatically appear in your Drive, and there’s no way to stop it. From a report: Google Drive’s sharing system is the problem. Since it doesn’t offer any sharing acceptance, all files and folders shared with your…

Raspberry Pi Powers This Retro Chess Computer

If you imagine somebody playing chess against the computer, you’ll likely be visualizing them staring at their monitor in deep thought, mouse in hand, ready to drag their digital pawn into play. That might be accurate for the folks who dabble in the occasional match during their break, but for the real chess aficionados nothing…

NSA To Release a Free Reverse Engineering Tool

The US National Security Agency will release a free reverse engineering tool at the upcoming RSA security conference that will be held at the start of March, in San Francisco. From a report: The software’s name is GHIDRA and in technical terms, is a disassembler, a piece of software that breaks down executable files into…

All the ways Bird Box is like A Quiet Place – CNET

You might get the feeling you saw Sandra Bullock’s Netflix hit before. When it was called A Quiet Place and starred Emily Blunt. …read more Source:: CNet

BlackBerry wants to make the internet of things safe for you – CNET

Exclusive: Known for its smartphone, the company will license mobile tech to makers of smart home devices. …read more Source:: CNet

CES 2019: Watch the TCL press conference live, Monday, 12 p.m. PT – CNET

How will the Chinese TV powerhouse take on the US market in 2019? Find out here. …read more Source:: CNet

All the cool new gadgets at CES 2019 – CNET

Every piece of tech that tickled our fancies at this year’s show. We’ll be updating with new finds throughout the week, so check back often. …read more Source:: CNet

CES 2019 preview, upcoming phone leaks, and Pandora on an Apple Watch (MobileTechRoundup show #456)

As we start the new year, we look ahead to CES while rumors heat up for a couple upcoming phones. I also returned the Core m3 Pixel Slate so listen to the show to find out why. …read more Source:: ZDNet