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To celebrate the release of Avengers: Age of Ultron for Pinball FX2, we're giving away a code for a free download to one of our lucky readers, and no social media is required this time!
If you like pinball, you've probably already played Zen Studios' Pinball FX2 platform. The latest table, Avengers: Age of Ultron, has just been released, so find out if it's worth your time.
Today Synology is releasing two new NAS devices: The DS1515 is a 5-bay standalone machine, while the RS815 is a 4-bay rack-mountable server, and both machines will offer the DSM 5.1 operating system.
Amazon has extended the functionality of Echo by allowing it to communicate with WeMo switches and Philips Hue lights, letting you control these devices simply by talking to Alexa.
If you're looking for a new Ultrabook, the HP EliteBook Folio 1020 is probably on your short list. If you want to learn more about this laptop, check out our first impressions and photo gallery.
If you needed further proof that normal users don't think about computer security, look no further than this statistic: 65% of users who file taxes online do so using an open Wi-Fi hotspot.
In order to support gender equality, Reddit CEO Ellen Pao recently stated that the company will no longer allow potential employees to negotiate their salary or benefits with the organization.
An audit of Truecrypt's source code indicates that while there are no NSA backdoors in the encryption software, there are unfortunately a few major issues with the now-defunct tool.
A new product, called the Dash Button, allows customers to press a physical button when supplies run low and Amazon will deliver replacements to your home, offering amazing convenience...?
Earlier this year Dell announced the XPS 13 at CES and it generated a lot of buzz within the industry. There's no question that the Ultrabook looks great, but is it a good machine to actually own?
The most interesting panel at SXSW talked about using 3D printing to create entirely new organs. While we're still 20 years away from being able to print large organs, smaller ones are being worked on
There's a lot of excitement about virtual reality, but could the first breakout application be VR porn? At SXSW, it's thought that porn will become a multi-billion dollar application within a year.
At a SXSW panel discussion about virtual reality, Palmer Luckey indicated that while things "haven't gone horribly wrong", he has backed down on actually releasing the headset later this year.
Mainstream virtual reality is just on the horizon, but until then, it's beginning to be used as a tool in sports to help athletes train as well as learn from their mistakes during matches.
The web is quite a bit different today than it was 20 years ago. We look at some ideas on how it will expand and change in the next two decades and would love to hear your opinions on the topic.
If your mobile device needs a little more power at SXSW, Mophie has you covered. Simply tweet a picture of your dying battery and a St. Bernard dog will come to you for a recharge!
A new app for the iPhone lets you perform street art directly on pictures and live websites, then share the results with friends, with no worry of getting arrested for vandalism.
After Apple's Watch announcement, opinions are positive among folks over 35, but the younger generation isn't very excited, caring more about the HBO Now and the MacBook announcements instead.
Austin is about to transform into a giant party filled with the latest start-up technology, and we're here to bring the highlights from the Interact portion of the conference.
Today we take a look at Amazon's latest hardware offering, the Echo, a small cylindrical device that listens for your commands and attempts to provide you with relevant information and music.
Amazon notified customers that Unbox, the tool used to download and play movies offline, is officially closing on March 29th, at which time customers will lose all access to their purchased content.
The Dell XPS 13 was well received at CES this year. Check out our initial thoughts after spending a few hours with the ultrabook. Spoiler: The Infinity Screen is the best thing since sliced bread.
Need more storage orr prefer to run with RAID-6 for extra protection? If so, the Thecus N7710-G might be the device for you. In this review, we'll see how the N7710-G compares to its competitors.
If you thought the NSA was the only government agency spying on U.S. citizens, this news will be disheartening to you: The Department of Justice kept all of your phone records until the end of 2013.
A new hacking device, called KeySweeper, is on the scene. It looks like a harmless USB charger, but its hidden talent is that it can capture every keystroke from wireless Microsoft keyboards.
Dell SecureWorks has discovered a new piece of malware dubbed "Skeleton Key" which allows would-be attackers to completely bypass Active Directory passwords and login to any account within a domain.
The holidays keep on giving here at Neowin. Today, we're giving one lucky reader a Tesoro Excalibur mechanical gaming keyboard to help you bring your gaming skills to new levels. Good luck!
If you've always wanted to join the U.S. military as a security expert but lacked the ability to run ten miles with gear on your back, you're in luck as the Army may drop the requirement.
Today, Amazon's free app of the day promotion is not a single app, but rather a combination of over 30 different apps, ranging from games to utilities to teaching tools, and as always, all free.
The Chaos Computer Club, a security research organization formed in 1981, has figured out a way to forge fingerprints by using only pictures of the fingers. What does this mean for biometric security?
To continue our holiday celebration, this week we're giving away the HP EliteDesk 800 Deskop Mini. Entering is easy, so take a look inside and you could be the lucky winner of a new desktop!
Tesoro is a relative newcomer in the United States in the gaming peripheral market, but they're trying to make a splash with a high quality mechanical keyboard for less than $100. How does it rate?
The prototypes are now complete as Google shows the world the first completed self-driving car on Google+. The vehicle is expected to start cruising the streets of California early next year.
Zen Studios is at it again, this time releasing a table based on Spiderman and Venon. Does the table meet the high standards of the company, or it boring and not worth your time? Find out inside.
Looking for a PC that isn't much larger than the size of your cable modem? HP has you covered with the HP EliteDesk 800 Desktop Mini. Is it worth your money? Let's find out!
'Tis the season for giving, and here at Neowin, we want to share the Holiday cheer with all of our readers, so will be doing giveaways for the rest of the year. First up: The Thecus N5550 NAS!
Interested in replacing your normal light bulb with an LED? Want one that can display any color you want? Or that can stream music over Bluetooth? If so, read our review of the Playbulb color MiPow.
If you're in the market for the Microsoft Band fitness device, you may be in luck: Microsoft's website is stating that the wearable will be in stock starting November 18th, so get ready to buy one!
Halo is one of the most popular science-fiction games in history, and it turns out that the setting is based on a fair amount of science-fact, as the Halo rings could really be created in the future.
The adult film industry is upset that Google refuses to work with them to help combat the rampant piracy of porn that plagues the Internet, while they happily work with more mainstream studios.
Humble Bundle is celebrating the one year birthday of their Humble Store by giving everyone a free copy of Metro 2033. All you have to do is supply your email address and the game is yours.
Amazon has announced a product called Echo that sits in your room, can play music on request, and is ready to answer any question you throw at it. The biggest question is whether anyone cares.
Google wants to create "nanoparticles" that will attack and destroy cancer cells, but many biologists are skeptical, saying it can't be done and is nothing more than science fiction.
Verizon is offering customers who take advantage of their larger data plans up to 50% more data for the same price as they're paying now, but hurry as it's for a limited time only.
Google researchers released a paper that describes how SSLv3 can be compromised to steal sensitive information, pretty much forcing all webservers to only support the newer TLS protocols.
A project that requested Star Wars fans to make 15 second clips to be incorporated into a crowdsourced version of the movie is now complete, and the result shows a lot of creativity and originality.
If you're a racing fan, you might be interested in picking up Need For Speed Rivals. Amazon has a great deal on the game, selling it for only $19 compared to the MSRP of $60.
ioSafe claims to make a NAS device that protects your data from fire and water. Not backing down, we try our best to break it. Watch us burn and flood it to see how if your data is as safe as they say