Windows 10: What you need to know

Windows 10: What you need to know

Windows 10 for PCs and tablets have arrived since July 29, but that's just only the beginning. In this all-in-one, constantly-updated article, we address common Windows 10 questions, highlight key features to check out, and look forward to what's on the horizon.

This computer can think like the human brain

This computer can think like the human brain

To become smarter, machines must first learn how to become more human. As neuromorphic chips and deep learning algorithms emulate the dense network of neurons and synapses in the living brain, computers are learning to respond and react more naturally to different scenarios.

HWZ Deal Alert: 12th October 2015

HWZ Deal Alert: 12th October 2015

There's no better way to get over those Monday morning blues than with some retail therapy. We've scoured the Internet for some great deals you can grab right now. Check them out inside!

First looks: Gigabyte Z170X Gaming G1 motherboard

First looks: Gigabyte Z170X Gaming G1 motherboard

The Gigabyte Z170X Gaming G1 pulls out all the stops in providing an ultra-high-end solution for DIY enthusiasts. Here's a preview of what the board has to offer. Be warned: it is not at all cheap.

HWZ Deal Alert (The Darth Vader Edition): 9th October 2015

HWZ Deal Alert (The Darth Vader Edition): 9th October 2015

Halloween is just around the corner and boy do we have a deal for all you parents looking for that awesome costume for your kids. And if you have gotten yourself one of Apple's new rose gold iPhone, we have the watch for you to match.

High resolution audio gets personal with Sony's new Personal Audio range

High resolution audio gets personal with Sony's new Personal Audio range

The audio giant releases a new range of personal audio products; all with high resolution audio support. Step right in to check out Sony's new range of headphones, in-ear earphones and Walkmans for the new age!

The Force is indeed with Star Wars Battlefront

The Force is indeed with Star Wars Battlefront

Itching to play Star Wars Battlefront? So were we! Luckily, we got early access to the beta and recorded our impressions. Head on inside and read what we thought about the game!

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 or Surface Book: Which is for you?

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 or Surface Book: Which is for you?

Microsoft has just announced the new Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book. The two are fundamentally different devices, but they are also so similar in some ways. Don't know which to pick? Let us help.

First impressions of the Microsoft Surface Book laptop

First impressions of the Microsoft Surface Book laptop

After creating what it thinks is the best tablet in the Surface Pro, Microsoft set out to create the ultimate laptop. The result is the Surface Book, an incredibly powerful 13.5-inch laptop with an equally incredible hinge design. Here are our first impressions.

A closer look at the Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL

A closer look at the Microsoft Lumia 950 and 950 XL

Finally, Microsoft has released a flagship handset running Windows 10. Decked with the latest smartphone technologies, the new 950 series consists of the 5.2-inch Lumia 950 and the 5.7-inch Lumia 950 XL. Are they worth the wait? We go hands-on.

Top 7 Creative Cloud updates from Adobe MAX 2015 you need to know about

Top 7 Creative Cloud updates from Adobe MAX 2015 you need to know about

Day 1 of Adobe MAX 2015 say a slew of updates to many of the Creative Cloud family of apps with desktop apps mostly getting Touch workflow updates and mobile apps getting more powerful features. Here are the main top new technologies and updates for Adobe CC 2015.

New Adobe mobile app grants godly Photoshop powers for the price of free!

New Adobe mobile app grants godly Photoshop powers for the price of free!

Adobe launches a new, powerful photo editing app for smartphones and tablets, updates a bunch of others and has a new Creative Cloud plan specifically for photographers. But, all you need to know is that you can now make anyone smile with a touch of your finger.

The ultimate guide to your new Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus

The ultimate guide to your new Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus

Whether you're a savvy veteran or a complete beginner to iOS, we've got you covered in our ultimate guide to your new iPhone 6s or 6s Plus. Learn the ins and outs of 3D Touch, Live Photos and tons of other tips and tricks for getting the most out of your new iPhone.

Honey, I shrunk the boards! Intel Z170 boards for your mini-ITX system

Honey, I shrunk the boards! Intel Z170 boards for your mini-ITX system

Performance doesn't always have to come in a large package. These mini-ITX Intel Z170 motherboards show that it's never wise to judge a book by its cover!

HWZ Deal Alert: 5th Oct 2015

HWZ Deal Alert: 5th Oct 2015

Love old games? We kick off October with a fantastic deal on an old RPG from 2000, Vampire: The Masquerade - Redemption. Apart from this, check out deals on storage, travel, and straps for your smartwatch.

App Attack: Homegrown Goodies

App Attack: Homegrown Goodies

Over 3 million apps. That's how many apps the Apple App Store and Google Play Store offer when combined. Just a fraction of those are developed locally, and we've rounded up a handful of the best for you right here.

Apple iPhone 6s & 6s Plus review: You think you know them, but you don't

Apple iPhone 6s & 6s Plus review: You think you know them, but you don't

Yes, the Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus look the same as last year. But make no mistake, these are not the same phones. They have better cameras (both front and rear), faster processors, improved fingerprint scanners, oh and only the single biggest improvement to the touchscreen since its creation.

Meet the 21st century microscope: A peek into the Monash CAVE2 immersive visualization facility powered by NVIDIA

Meet the 21st century microscope: A peek into the Monash CAVE2 immersive visualization facility powered by NVIDIA

We've been invited to this one-of-a-kind facility to witness first-hand how the CAVE2's visual processing prowess can help researchers solve real problems and witness a sneak peek of the facility using NVIDIA's latest Maxwell GPU powered Quadro M4000 graphics card.

5 reasons to upgrade to Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan

5 reasons to upgrade to Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan

The newest version of Mac OS X, 10.11 or ‘El Capitan’, will be available later today, for free. Should you upgrade to OS X El Capitan? What do you have to look forward to if you do?

HWZ Deal Alert (30th Sep 2015): The Huawei Nexus 6P Edition

HWZ Deal Alert (30th Sep 2015): The Huawei Nexus 6P Edition

Interested in getting the just-announced Google/Huawei Nexus 6P from overseas? Before you do so, we've some tips and some case deals in today's edition of HWZ Deal Alert. #BBBMLT!

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