Neowin News Feed for: Pcs Neowin News Feed for: Pcs en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Multiplicity now on Steam; control two PCs with one mouse and keyboard <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Followed by the release of Start10 on Steam back in May, Stardock has also announced Multiplicity for the gaming platform. The software allows you to control two PCs with one mouse and keyboard. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Thu, 07 Sep 2017 17:30:02 +0000 Some new PCs running Windows 7 and 8.1 won't receive further updates <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>It appears that Microsoft has started blocking updates to some new PCs running older versions of Windows including Windows 7 and 8.1 in an effort to encourage users to upgrade to its latest OS. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Fri, 17 Mar 2017 20:24:01 +0000 Laser research paves way for computers 100,000 times faster than today, and quantum processors <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Researchers have managed to reliably move electrons around a semiconductor by using femtosecond laser pulses, opening the way to ultrafast computers, and in the future, quantum devices. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Tue, 14 Mar 2017 11:14:01 +0000 What's been fixed - and what hasn't - in Windows 10 Insider Preview build 14279 for PCs [Update] <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Various issues have been fixed in Windows 10 build 14279 - but there are still some known issues in the new preview, including one that causes the Surface Pro 3, Pro 4, and Book to freeze or hang. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Fri, 04 Mar 2016 18:39:25 +0000 Windows 10 Insider Preview build 11102 is now available for PCs <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has rolled out a new Insider Preview for PCs on the Fast ring - but if you&#039;re a gamer, or you use accessibility software on your PC, you should check out the known issues before upgrading. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Thu, 21 Jan 2016 18:28:40 +0000 Dropbox launches new Universal Windows 10 app for PCs, including Windows Hello support <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Dropbox&#039;s new app is rolling out to Windows 10 PCs, offering a wide range of features including support for Windows Hello password-free biometric authentication, and a Mobile version is &quot;coming soon&quot;. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Thu, 21 Jan 2016 17:56:01 +0000 Dell begins shipping Windows 10 machines <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Dell has announced that it will start shipping its Windows 10 devices on July 28, one day before the OS officially launches. The company is also celebrating the launch with a &quot;#DellLounge&quot; event. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:00:55 +0000 Microsoft: ‘Over 2,000 distinct Windows 10 devices' are already on the way <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Only a handful of PCs will be available with Windows 10 pre-installed on the OS&#039; launch day - but Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said today that &#039;over 2,000 distinct devices&#039; are currently in testing. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Tue, 21 Jul 2015 22:34:19 +0000 Teachers warn of serious developmental issues in children 'addicted' to tech <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/11110055821906796031videos_megaplex_20110302.jpg" alt="" /></div>Teachers warn of infants struggling to play with building blocks, children with poor social skills and teenagers unable to handle pen-and-paper exams, due to &#039;overexposure&#039; to tablets, phones and PCs. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:07:09 +0000 CES 2014 brings 4K PC monitor prices down to as low as $699 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1349891363lcd.png" alt="" /></div>CES 2014 has been the excuse for major PC companies to announce 4K monitors that will be sold later this year for as cheap as $699, which may lead to more applications supporting 4K content. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 09 Jan 2014 17:29:21 +0000 Study: 36 percent of US computer owners have yelled, cursed or struck their PCs <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/2118111591icons_HiRes.jpg" alt="" /></div>A new survey commissioned by memory maker Crucial claims that 36 percent of US PC owners who have experienced computer problems have yelled, cursed or even struck their PCs in the last six months. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Thu, 01 Aug 2013 05:58:12 +0000 Lenovo PCs will be “made in America” <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/2090960220lenovo-logo-blue.png" alt="" /></div>The Asian giant is about to land in the USA, where the company will deploy its first manufacturing facility. The operation will help Lenovo better serve the local market and grow faster. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Alfonso Maruccia) Sat, 06 Oct 2012 03:26:32 +0000 Weekend Poll: How many PCs are in your household? <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1178772789metropoll.jpg" alt="" /></div>Another weekend, another weekend poll here at Neowin. This week we&#039;d like to know just how many PCs you have in your household - you never know, you could have the most out of any Neowin member <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Sun, 01 Jul 2012 12:06:02 +0000 Raspberry Pi PCs hit with minor hardware delay <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/280675100c.jpg" alt="" /></div>The ultra-cheap Raspberry Pi PCs, which finally went on sale a few days ago, have been hit with a minor hardware issue that has delayed the shipment of the PCs to some pre-order customers. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Fri, 09 Mar 2012 11:30:28 +0000 Hard drive shortage will cut PC shipments in 2012 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/2118111591icons_HiRes.jpg" alt="" /></div>The current hard drive shortages caused by the flooding of plants in Thailand will cut into the PC shipment numbers in the first quarter of 2012, according to a new research report. <a href="">Read more...</a> (John Callaham) Mon, 12 Dec 2011 07:01:57 +0000 Adobe merges business units serving PCs, mobile <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Adobe Systems Inc said on Monday it was putting under one roof businesses selling software for computers, phones and consumer electronics to make them run on a single technology platform. The announcement is part of... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tom Warren) Tue, 08 Apr 2008 08:53:32 +0000 Intel to open code for booting up PCs, servers <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Intel will work with CollabNet to release open-source code designed to make the boot-up process for PCs and servers more predictable and faster. Under the collaboration, Intel will release a driver development... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Tue, 01 Jun 2004 22:20:20 +0000 New virus infects PCs, whacks SCO <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A mass-mailing virus quickly spread through the Internet on Monday, compromising computers so that they attack the SCO Group's Web server with a flood of data on Feb. 1, according to antivirus companies. The virus--known... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Daniel Fleshbourne) Tue, 27 Jan 2004 09:12:20 +0000