We're starting to see more laptops with Intel's new, ever more efficient Kaby Lake processors appear on Aussie shelves. One of the first is Razer's newest Blade Stealth, a slim performance laptop that can also be a gaming monster with the right add-ons.
Ever had the feeling your high-resolution desktop wallpaper isn't looking quite as fantastic as you thought it should? It could be because Windows 10 actually compresses the image, presumably to save space. Windows users have been complaining about the problem for months. Luckily, there is a way to make sure you're always seeing the best-resolution image on your display.
If you're paying for premium software, chances are there's a free alternative out there you could use instead, with features just as good as the ones you've become accustomed to. Whether you fancy a change from your usual application-of-choice, or you're just on a tight budget, these are the free software apps you need to know about.
Damn this new MacBook Pro. As of this very moment I've had the new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar for just a few hours. It's small, sturdy and typing my password in was pleasant enough. That Touch Bar looks really neat too, and when I set up Touch ID to login from the Touch Bar, I felt like I was in the future.
But $US2500 ($3361) worth of overpriced, hyper-engineered Apple laptop has now crashed 23 times — a full dozen in the first hour I had this thing.
Let's be real: It's been a pretty stressful year. The tragedies never seem end. Harambe was shot dead in front of children. David Bowie and Prince died unexpectedly. Oh yeah, and the US elected a screaming giant cheese wedge to be the next president. All of this bad news might want to make you just run away for a while. Now, there's an easier way to do it.
The new MacBook Pro is far from perfect. It's expensive, the Touch Bar feels like a gimmick, it's not upgradable and the USB-C ports means you'll be stuck using dongles, at least in the short-term. These are all valid reasons for Mac fans to be unhappy with the new MacBook Pro.
Most companies are adopting cloud storage infrastructures to get a better handle on their data, and they need IT experts to manage them all. If you’ve been looking for an in-demand tech career, this route is a solid pick, and the Cloud Computing 101 Bundle can get you started.
Virtual reality is great and all, but it needs a little more space — especially if you're using a room-scale HTC Vive. And that probably means you're going to want to set up your powerful VR gaming PC in an open area like your living room. And that means you're going to want a PC that can hide out of the way in your TV cabinet. Enter the MSI Trident, the world's smallest VR-ready PC.
In order to build a successful cybersecurity career, you need to stay on top of the latest tools and certifications. That’s why the 2017 IT Security & Ethical Hacking Certification Training is a must-have for anyone looking to break into the field.
If you own a MacBook, you're likely well aware of how scrolling and right-clicking work on the trackpad, but you may not know how to invoke Quick Look, Notification Center, or Exposè. Whether you're new to macOS or you just never bothered to learn them, these gestures can make your life a little simpler.
The market is saturated with VPNs that all do basically the same thing. However, there are still a few out there that go beyond the status quo, like ZenVPN. This intuitive VPN offers secure and lightning-fast browsing without bogging you down with complicated features and settings. For a limited time, Gizmodo readers can score a lifetime subscription for only $58.64 AUD .
You know a security risk is serious when Mark Zuckerberg starts paying attention. While putting tape over your webcam is one surefire way of making sure no one's watching you on your webcam, you don't have to rely on such primitive methods. There are a couple of apps that can do the job for you.
Attracting viewers is important, but making sure they come back for more is essential for any webapp’s survival. That’s why more developers are building real-time sites to better suit their viewers’ needs and ensure brand loyalty. With the Complete Real-Time Web and Game Development Course, you can build your own interactive apps and solidify your web presence in just six hours of training.
If you’re looking to make a career out of game development, knowing to make games for multiple platforms vastly improves your hiring potential. You might think that kind of knowhow costs a pretty penny, but you can learn it all with the Pay What You Want: Multi-Platform Game Development Bundle.