First Click: Samsung can shove its TV up its ads

I’m in the market for a new television. I figure I’m willing to pay $2,000 or more for a large-screen baby with HDR. Likely 55 inches, though I’d love to go bigger. I’ll probably buy later this year or early next, just as soon as the current crop of 2016 …

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Dell launches the world's first 17-inch 2-in-1 laptop

Asus isn’t the only PC maker launching new 2-in-1 laptops at Computex this week. Dell is announcing a range of new Inspiron 2-in-1s, with prices starting at just $249. The Inspiron 17 7000 2-in-1 is the world’s first 17-inch 2-in-1 laptop, and it even includes a special infrared camera to …

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Intel says its next generation of PC chips will arrive this year

Intel has confirmed that its seventh generation of Core processors are still on track to arrive in the second half of 2016.. Speaking at Computex in Taipei, Intel said the chips — code-named Kaby Lake when they were first announced last July — are expected to launch in products by the end of the year, …

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How Overwatch Became a Rarity: The Troll-Free Online Shooter

Overwatch, the new multiplayer shooter from World of Warcraft maker Blizzard, doesn’t make sense at first glance. In a genre notorious for grim gameplay and toxic online communities, it’s a bright, optimistic surprise. It’s such a big departure, in fact, that some folks at Blizzard didn’t think it would work—and it all started …

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Intel invents the concept of mega-tasking to sell new 10-core CPUs

At Computex Taipei today, Intel is introducing its new range of Extreme Edition processors, with the crowning jewel being the company’s first 10-core CPU, the $1,723 Core i7-6950X. For that eye-watering price, you get a 3GHz powerhouse capable of running 20 simultaneous work threads and also achieving a turbo boost …

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Review: Yuneec Typhoon H

At the top of the bustling consumer drone marketplace, two big names have been battling (sometimes litigiously) for dominance. DJI popularized drone flying as a hobby with its Phantom line, but lately, Yuneec has been whittling into DJI’s marketshare with its competing Typhoon line. Both company’s flagship quadcopters are equipped …

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