Photography

Get the GoPro Hero7 for under $200 from Amazon and Walmart

With video and photography becoming so ingrained in our everyday life, action cameras have become a great way to capture some of the most awesome moments of life. Whether you’re biking, surfing, skateboarding, snowboarding, or skydiving, you’re probably going to need more than just a smartphone to record the action. GoPros have been around for […]

Emerging Tech

Ancient crater the size of NYC discovered under the Greenland ice sheet

A huge crater has been discovered beneath the ice of Greenland, and is thought to be the result of a meteorite impact millions of years ago. The crater is one of the largest ever discovered, and the first to be found beneath the Greenland ice sheet. An international team of scientists led by researchers at […]

Gaming

7 Great Gifts for Gamers Under $50

If you’re shopping for a gamer, especially if you can pin down their preferred platform, these cheap but fun accessories are guaranteed winners. PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. It can be hard to shop for gamers if you aren’t one. Every […]

Photography

The best tech gifts under $50

Further reading Fifty bucks might not sound like a whole lot, but you’d be surprised what you can get for such a small sum of money. We live in a world where you can get a cheeseburger for $ 1, a functioning computer for $ 25, and thousands of movies for a mere $ 10 […]

Gears & Gadgets

HBO, CNN, DC Comics, and more could join a streaming video service under AT&T

Enlarge / Time for another streaming service! HBO According to a report from CNN, WarnerMedia plans to launch its own streaming service in the fourth quarter of 2019, adding to growing list of OTT (over-the-top) services that bypass cable providers and bring television series and movies directly to viewers—most of them for a monthly fee. […]

Gears & Gadgets

Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Extreme: Hex-core, GTX 1050 Ti, 64GB RAM under 4 pounds

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme from the front. Lenovo Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme from the front and slightly above. Lenovo Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme wide open from a jaunty side angle. Lenovo Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme opened to a normal useful position from the same jaunty angle. Lenovo Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme opened to a normal […]

Top Stories

Snapchat Under Fire After Map Shows New York Renamed 'Jewtropolis'

Several popular apps, including Snapchat, found themselves the target of social media outrage on Thursday morning after some users noticed that New York had been renamed “Jewtropolis” on its maps feature. Snap The company responded on Twitter by noting that it doesn’t power its own maps. It said the maps are powered by Mapbox, an […]

Emerging Tech

The best drones under $500

For years, consumer drones were essentially separated into two groups. There are the super-cheap (and also super flimsy) drones that will fly for about five minutes on a full charge, and then the more hardcore-oriented drones that cost upward of $ 1,000, but are fully stocked with all the features you’d want including HD camera, […]

Computer

The best laptops under $300

Bill Roberson/Digital Trends While modern laptops can come packing hardware that would make desktops of yesteryear blush, not everyone needs all that power — and not everyone has the budget for it. Just because your future laptop is cheap though, doesn’t mean it has to be slow or incapable. Some of the best laptops under […]

Gears & Gadgets

Hyperthreading under scrutiny with new TLBleed crypto key leak

Enlarge / A shiny wafer full of Kaby Lake refresh parts. Intel Last week, developers on OpenBSD—the open source operating system that prioritizes security—disabled hyperthreading on Intel processors. Project leader Theo de Raadt said that a research paper due to be presented at Black Hat in August prompted the change, but he would not elaborate […]

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Bits: Farhad’s Week in Tech: Bitcoin and the Scams Under Everything

Bits Farhad’s Week in Tech: Bitcoin and the Scams Under Everything ImageThe technology behind Bitcoin was supposed to eliminate the kind of fraud that people associated with a trading service are accused of committing.CreditKin Cheung/Associated Press By Farhad Manjoo June 15, 2018 Each week, Farhad Manjoo, technology columnist at The New York Times, reviews the […]

Emerging Tech

Watching liquid crystals undulate under a microscope will melt your brain

[embedded content] Sure, LCD displays are yesterday’s news compared to the swanky OLED displays we see on flagship handsets like the iPhone X and Samsung Galaxy S9. However, the liquid crystals which allow them to function are pretty darn awesome — as a trippy new video makes abundantly clear. Serving as a promo video for […]

Photography

The best camera bag under $70

The life of a photographer entails a lot of travel, and while professional shutterbugs may enjoy hiking around various locations, luggage can be a hassle. Cameras can be heavy, and when you toss in microphones, lights, tripods, and all your other camera accessories, you end up with a ton of equipment to haul around. Unless […]