Computers

Researcher Discovers One Little Link That Can Take Down Your Chrome Browser
bugs

Researcher Discovers One Little Link That Can Take Down Your Chrome Browser

A bug makes this 16-character string dangerous in Google Chrome, even without clicking on it.
Carly Okyle
Classroom Tech Delivers 'No Noticeable Improvement' in Student Performance, Study Finds
Education

Classroom Tech Delivers 'No Noticeable Improvement' in Student Performance, Study Finds

A global report released today by the OECD found that students who use computers 'very frequently' at school do much worse than those who use them rarely.
Geoff Weiss
Today Is the 20th Anniversary of Windows 95
Radicals & Visionaries

Today Is the 20th Anniversary of Windows 95

Microsoft changed the world with this product.
How a Developer Boot Camp Marched Its Way to Millions
Computers

How a Developer Boot Camp Marched Its Way to Millions

A hands-on continuing education model for software engineers takes off.
Michelle Goodman
9 Portable Hard Drives That Are Worth the Money
Data Storage

9 Portable Hard Drives That Are Worth the Money

With all our computers, phones and cameras, we create a lot of data. Which means we can all use some extra data storage.
Kris Naudus
'Mysterious Woman' Throws Out Vintage Apple Computer Worth $200,000
Apple

'Mysterious Woman' Throws Out Vintage Apple Computer Worth $200,000

The Silicon Valley recycling company that owns the center where the woman deposited the computer is searching for her in order to give her half the proceeds from its recent sale.
Laura Entis
Style and Function: 7 Keyboards That Are Worth Buying
Keyboards

Style and Function: 7 Keyboards That Are Worth Buying

When you consider how much time we spend in front of our computers, having the best keyboard makes a lot of sense.
Kris Naudus
6 Crazy Awesome Tech Products on Kickstarter Right Now
Kickstarter

6 Crazy Awesome Tech Products on Kickstarter Right Now

From a $9 computer to a ridiculously smart trash can, here are the coolest projects on the crowdfunding platform right now.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
This Tiny $9 Computer Blazed Past the Million-Dollar Mark on Kickstarter
Kickstarter

This Tiny $9 Computer Blazed Past the Million-Dollar Mark on Kickstarter

C.H.I.P. is a credit card-sized computing powerhouse that does quite a lot for so little.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Computers Are Probably Making Us Nearsighted
Technology

Computers Are Probably Making Us Nearsighted

A new study finds that myopia is increasing across Europe, with the problem nearly twice as common in those ages 25 and 29 when compared with the general population.
Laura Entis
Apple Announces New MacBook, Less Expensive Apple TV
Apple

Apple Announces New MacBook, Less Expensive Apple TV

The new smartwatch wasn't the only star of Apple's "Spring Forward" event Monday.
Emily Price
New Office Tech You're Going to Crave This Year
Office Tech

New Office Tech You're Going to Crave This Year

From a desktop computer that fits in your pocket, to a desk that keeps you moving, this might be the year to update your office technology.
Emily Price
Historic Papers From This Famous Scientist Were Hidden...Where?
Innovation

Historic Papers From This Famous Scientist Were Hidden...Where?

Sometimes even the smartest people do the darndest things.
Nina Zipkin
Microsoft Profit Falls on Sluggish Demand for Windows
Radicals & Visionaries

Microsoft Profit Falls on Sluggish Demand for Windows

The tech company also struggled with the impact of the strong U.S. dollar.