Has Windows and Intel finally caught up to Android and ARM? More TV boxes are coming out with both Windows and Android offered as an operating system, and both are powered by the Intel Atom.
A week of Windows 10, holograms and Exploding Kittens on Mars
Office 2016 launching this year, touch apps coming soon
Microsoft reveals the next version of Windows 10
Introducing Windows 10 for phones
Hands on with HoloLens
Download: Windows 10 build 9926
Christmas hasn't stopped here at Neowin. Today, we're giving one lucky reader an MK808B Plus Android TV Stick to spruce up their media center or give their TV some awesome smart features! Good luck!
For all of the Plex users and PlayStation owners out there, you'll be happy to know that the Plex app is now officially available for download on both the PS3 and 4 in North and South America.
Use Steam on Linux? then it's a good idea to back up everything you own (and then unmount your external storage) before attempting to debug or move the Steam folder... or you might lose everything.
A little while ago we got our hands on the fairly low-priced MK808B Plus Android TV Stick. While there are a couple issues, it still makes for a great alternative to a Chromecast. Check it out!
The MK808B Plus doesn't have the most amazing specs, but the price is rock bottom and it makes for a great Chromecast competitor. Check out our first impressions and unboxing of this Android TV stick!
Google has just announced Google Cast for audio which allows a user to cast audio in exactly the same way the Chromecast does video, all from your phone, tablet, or browser.
SSL certificates exist to increase security and prevent snooping on your browsing sessions. Gogo believes you shouldn't have that and appears to be intentionally performing MITM attacks on its users.
Citing various issues from privacy concerns to customer tracking, Richard Stallman, the founder of the Free Software Foundation, has provided a list of reasons why everyone should avoid Uber.
Logitech released the new Romer-G switches in their G910 Orion Spark keyboard, and if you're interested to find out how the internals of the switch look like in comparison to Cherry's, check this out.
The Logitech G910 Orion Spark is a keyboard built and designed for gamers. The back-lighting possibilities are endless, but it has a couple of minor flaws. Check out our full review of the keyboard!
125 keys, full RGB lighting and exclusive Romer-G switches. Check out the unboxing and our first impressions of the Logitech G910 Orion Spark mechanical gaming keyboard.
Viber called NOD32 "buggy software" for flagging Viber and encouragedits users to uninstall ESET's software. In response, ESET posted a log showing that Viber is spying on its users.
A follow up to the Honor 6, the Huawei Honor 6 Plus has everything from 3GB RAM to dual 8MP rear-cameras, as well as an IR blaster, dual-SIM support and a large 3600 mAh battery.
BlackBerry Classic pre-orders for North America have completely sold out, according to the information displayed on the pre-order page, which may suggest that the company is slowly bouncing back.
A new entrant into the fitness tracking world is a $25 wristband called the iBody. Alongside the traditional features like sleep and exercise monitoring, the wristband also has a nice display.
Some people were concerned with how strong the 4.8mm Oppo R5 smartphone was, so Oppo decided to release a video detailing exactly how tough the Chinese smartphone really is.
Although Logbar achieved more than three times their original Kickstarter goal, the Ring they promised would allow us to "control anything" doesn't appear to be able to control anything.
The Tronsmart Draco AW80 is the world's first eight-core Android TV box and it's a pretty great device, but it did have a few flaws. Check out our review for the final verdict.
The Tronsmart Draco AW80 has an eight-core chipset, a healthy amount of RAM and storage, and the experience is really smooth. Here is a first impression and unboxing of the device.
Have friends living across the border? Have family that are currently traveling? Read this to learn how to get your voucher for one month's free unlimited international Skype calls, courtesy of Acer.
Emails have been sent out to BrowserStack customers alleging that the service offers none of the security protections it had claimed to offer and as a result will be shutting down.
If you have any questions for Mark Zuckerberg, now is the time to ask. He is taking questions physically and on the "Q&A with Mark" Facebook page and answering them live on Ustream.
In an effort to encourage companies to become more transparent and secure, the EFF has begun a "Secure Messaging Scoreboard" listing dozens of apps and their security features, or lack thereof.
Rumors floating around suggest that Xiaomi, a Chinese smartphone manufacturer that is absolutely killing the Asian markets, is looking to challenge GoPro with their own wearable action camera.
Microsoft partnered up with CNN for the elections coverage and gave the news team a bunch of Surfaces to proudly display, but some of the announcers couldn't let go of their iPads during the event.
For the spec lovers, this is a TV box to check out. 32 GB storage, 4 GB RAM, 802.11ac WiFI and a mammoth eight cores are packed into this Android TV box. Oh, and it scores 55,000 on Antutu!
Google Inbox invites are slowly becoming more common but, as for now, they're still pretty scarce. We've got an invite chain going for our forum users who don't want to wait for Google!
Partnering with a robotics subsidary of Softbank, Nestlé Japan is rolling out a humanoid robot named Pepper in Japanese home appliance stores to sell Nestlé's coffee machines.
Consumers in Italy who purchase computers with the Microsoft Windows OS pre-installed are now entitled to refunds on their Windows licence if they don't want the OS, as per the Italian Supreme Court.
If you use Apple SIM and select AT&T as your carrier, you can no longer change the carrier to something else, effectively ruining the Apple SIM. It is a broad yet unsurprising move from AT&T.
D-VASIVE by John McAfee is an app that sits in the background of your phone and alerts you whenever another app tries to access your mic or camera, as well as tells you which apps are tracking you.
With Google Inbox invites being so scarce, opportunists have taken to selling the invites on eBay. One auction so far has reached $205.00 + shipping, and others are averaging around the $50.00 mark.
Inbox is an invite-only re-imagination of the standard Gmail. It intelligently groups specific types of mail together and learns your habits to display more important mail above the rest, and more.
The Samsung Galaxy S5 has been refreshed into the Galaxy S5 Plus, receiving a chipset upgrade to the latest Snapdragon 805 which provides performance increases across the board.
Alibaba, also known as the "Amazon" or "eBay of China," has teamed up with Philips to create their flagship YunOS-powered smartphone, which has some pretty interesting specs.
OnePlus has posted a video showing the testing process of the OnePlus One, putting it through a series of challenges. One of the challenges includes a "sit test," likely referring to #bendgate.
The most recent court case between Microsoft and Samsung has been unredacted, and aside from the 6.8 million Microsoft feels it is owed, it reveals that Samsung paid Microsoft $1 billion in 2013.
Leading the pack, Pioneer Electronics have released a firmware upgrade to their NEX in-dash multimedia range of car head-units which provides support for Apple's CarPlay, including things like Siri.
Students that use Google Apps for Education are getting quite the free upgrade with things such as unlimited Google Drive storage and support for file sizes of up to 5TB.
Third-party software doing a wildcard search for Windows 9* installations might be the reason why Microsoft skipped over the name altogether, according to a redditor claiming to work for Microsoft
In an effort to combat software availability on Chromebooks, Google has joined forces with Adobe to start providing the Photoshop suite on Chromebooks in a scheme called 'Project Photoshop Streaming.'
Expanding their bug bounty program, Microsoft is now offering a minimum of $500 as a reward for exploits found in their online services such as Office 365, Outlook, Yammer and Lync.
With a five-inch IPS display, all day battery life, dual-SIM functionality and Android 4.4 KitKat, the new quad-core Moto G is probably the best low-tier smartphone available on the market.
Even though Microsoft paid $400m to make the Surface "the official tablet of the NFL," in at least two separate incidences the announcers during the games referred to the Surface as an "iPad."
Google demonstrated 'App Runtime' earlier this year-- a middleman (of sorts) that allowed Android apps to natively run on Chrome OS. Google has now made a set of these apps available for download.
The Motorola Turbo Charger utilizes Qualcomm's Quick Charge 2.0 technology to deliver what it claims is 8 hours of battery life in just a 15 minute charge. But is it truly what its cracked up to be?
In an attempt to make privacy settings more visible to users, Facebook is rolling out a new "privacy checkup" feature which offers a fairly quick and straight-forward way to review a user's settings.
Lenovo has announced a few new gaming devices at this year's IFA Consumer Electronics show, including the extremely high-end Lenovo Y70 Touch laptop and the mid-tier ERAZER X315.
Google has completely (and unexpectedly) removed all authorship functionality and Google+ integration from its search results and webmaster tools, saying that it was 'distracting' for the users.