Avast makes ‘RetDec’ machine-code decompiler open source on GitHub

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/13/avast-retdec-open-source-machine-code-decompiler/ Open source is the future of computing. Don’t believe me? Three of the most important technology companies — Microsoft, Apple, and Google — not only license open source software, … Read more

Intel launches budget-friendly Pentium Silver and Celeron ‘Gemini Lake’ processors

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/11/intel-gemini-lake-pentium-silver-celeron/ Not everyone needs top-of-the-line hardware. Quite frankly, outside of bragging rights, many enthusiasts don’t even use their processors and RAM to their maximum potential. Laughably, people buy octa-core processors … Read more

Win an Xbox One X Project Scorpio Edition gaming console from Microsoft!

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/09/microsoft-xbox-one-x-project-scorpio-edition-win/ The Xbox One X is the best gaming console on the market — from a raw power perspective, that is. Despite having lesser specs, many people would argue that … Read more

JBL and Under Armour launch UA Sport Wireless Flex headphones

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/06/jbl-under-armour-ua-sport-wireless-flex-headphones/ Wireless headphones are rather common nowadays, especially with many manufacturers removing the traditional 3.5mm audio jack from smartphones. While you can opt for a set that connect by USB-C … Read more

Logitech offering huge discounts on Circle 2 camera bundles for the holidays

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/06/logitech-offering-huge-discounts-on-circle-2-camera-bundles-for-the-holidays/ We are right in the middle of the holiday shopping season. If you haven’t yet started buying Christmas gifts for friends and family, you should probably start soon. After … Read more

You can win cool prizes just for trying System76’s Ubuntu-based ‘Pop!_OS’ Linux distro!

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/04/win-prize-ubuntu-pop_os-linux/ There is this stereotype that Linux is not conducive to creativity, and I want you to know it is totally false. True, some photographers, videographers, and other types of … Read more

Target launches new Wallet payment method for Android and iPhone in time for Holiday Shopping

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/04/target-wallet-android-iphone/ Holiday shopping is here, which means many consumers are visiting popular retailers like Walmart, Kohl’s, and Target. True, more and more shoppers are opting for an online experience from … Read more

Linux Mint 18.3 ‘Sylvia’ KDE and Xfce betas available for download, but don’t bother

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/02/linux-mint-sylvia-kde-xfce-beta/ Linux Mint is a great operating system that I recommend highly. It is based on the rock-solid Ubuntu 16.04, meaning it is stable and compatible with many packages. For … Read more

Want to switch from Apple macOS to Linux because of the ‘root’ security bug? Give deepin 15.5 a try!

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/11/30/macos-linux-root-debian-deepin-155/ Apple’s macOS is a great operating system. Not only is it stable and beautifully designed, but it very secure too. Well, usually it is. Unless you live under a … Read more

Throw that new 4K TV into the garbage — 10K is here thanks to HDMI 2.1

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/11/28/throw-that-new-4k-tv-into-the-garbage-10k-is-here-thanks-to-hdmi-2-1/ This holiday season, many consumers are buying 4K televisions — and rightly so. Look, UHD offers significant improvements over 1080p, while prices for these displays are at all-time lows. … Read more