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Video game character Qbert makes an appearance in "Wreck-It Ralph."

A computer was trained to play Qbert and immediately broke the game in a way no human ever has

It found a bizarre way to rack up 1 million points by playing the game "in what seems to be a random manner" and making the entire stage flash.

AMD plans to release Spectre-proof processors — but you probably can’t get them until 2019

AMD's Zen 2 chips will have built-in protection, but there's no word about the Zen+ chips coming in April this year.
Intel logo is seen behind LED lights in this illustration

Intel is coming out with a new fix for Spectre and Meltdown, because the original caused unexpected reboots

The original fix may have been a little rushed, and it was causing some PCs to unexpectedly reboot.

We just saw the ‘computer of the future,’ and it’s one of the best gadgets at CES this year

Razer's Project Linda concept, which has a smartphone act as the brain and trackpad of a laptop, is one of the best gadgets I've seen at CES.
One of Nvidia's new 65-inch big format gaming displays.

Nvidia’s 65-inch gaming monitors are totally nuts — but for some gamers, they’ll make perfect sense

Nvidia's new gadgets are basically large-screen TVs with all the features you'd expect from top-of-the-line gaming monitors.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Amazon is making a major play for Windows PCs

Several Windows PCs coming in 2018 will let you use Amazon's voice assistant hands-free — just like an Echo speaker.

Samsung’s newest laptop comes with its own fingerprint scanner

Samsung announced the Notebook 7 Spin, which includes new security features and even a fingerprint scanner.

Windows PCs could get a big performance slowdown because of a flaw in Intel chips

It's estimated that some PCs with Intel's affected processors will see a 30% performance hit when Microsoft's software patch is installed.

Why I’m not buying the newest and most powerful MacBook Pro anymore

Future-proofing can help you save money, but it can also keep you living in the past.

You probably won’t understand this keyboard unless you’re a lawyer

The Legalboard looks like a normal keyboard, but it has shortcuts to symbols that only lawyers use and that no other keyboard has.