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Microsoft Releasing Windows 8.1 Update 1 in April


Those waiting for Windows 8.1 Update 1 are in luck as sources close to the Verge are reporting that the final version of the update is not only ready to go, but that Microsoft has already been distributing the update to partners and PC makers. The official consumer release is …

HP Selling New PCs with Windows 7 Again


Have you been thinking about buying a new computer, but you can’t stand the idea of dealing with Windows 8 and its lack of a true Start menu? Apparently, you’re not alone and the PC companies are hearing your cries, starting with the folks at HP.

“Back by popular demand,” …

GIGABYTE Releasing 3-in-1 Laptop/Desktop/Tablet Hybrid


I’m a big fan of 2-in-1 items, like can openers that have bottle openers attached, or that James Bond car that turns into a boat. Once you get into 3-in-1 territory I feel like the excitement is too much to bear, but that isn’t stopping GIGABYTE from releasing the U21MD: …

Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses Adds Nuance Voice Recognition


Vuzix already claims that their M100 Smart Glasses offer a better depth of field than Google Glass and now they’ve added Nuance voice recognition to make the package – which already boasts gesture recognition tech, 1080p video recording, Bluetooth, WiFi, Android, and more – that much more complete.

The new …

Fleksy Brings Typing to the Galaxy Gear


Allow me to let you in on a little secret about myself: all I really want out of life is to feel like a secret agent. I don’t want to be a secret agent; that sounds terrifying. I just want to feel like James Bond or Ethan Hunt. Smartwatches were …

SteamOS Available for Download December 13th


A little over ten years ago, Steam – Valve’s digital distribution platform – was released for Windows and has since completely changed the way we play PC games. On December 13th – this upcoming Friday – Valve will attempt to alter the very way we interact with PCs by …