Logitech gets into the vertical mouse game with the MX Vertical

Logitech Logitech on Monday announced the MX Vertical, the first vertical mouse to come from the popular peripheral maker. The mouse costs $ 99.99 and is available to pre-order on Logitech’s website as of Monday. Logitech says it will start shipping the MX Vertical to customers sometime in September. Read 10 remaining paragraphs | Comments

Dive into the Riviera of dreams

SINK OR SWIM: The Ik Kil cenote located in Mexico’s Yucatan region near the ruins of Chichen Itza (Image: GETTY) I’m deep underground floating along a river, the ceiling and walls around me covered with giant stalactites as hundreds of bats swoop in the darkness.  It may sound like a scene from an Indiana Jones […]

Barging into your home, threatening your family, or making you disappear: Here’s what China does to people who speak out against them

EnginKorkmaz/iStock, Etienne Oliveau/Getty Images, Samantha Lee/Business Insider The Chinese Communist Party has long sought to suppress ideas that could undermine the sweeping authority it has over its 1.4 billion citizens — and the state can go to extreme lengths to maintain its grip. In just the past few years, the government has attempted to muzzle […]

Swan into a life of historic luxury at The Black Swan in North Yorkshire

The cosy lounge areas are decorated in pale shades, the walls covered in framed country landscapes. (Image: GETTY) PLACE Nestling in the green and incredibly pleasant Ryedale district of northern Yorkshire, and about an hour’s drive north of York, is the bustling town of Helmsley where at its heart is The Black Swan taking centre […]

Chevrolet Dumps 6.2-Liter V8 Into ‘Premier Plus’ Editions of Tahoe, Suburban

Last year, Chevrolet introduced Rally Sport Truck (RST) variant of the Tahoe. Effectively an appearance package for the body-on-frame SUV, it also opened the door for a performance package containing General Motors’ Magnetic Ride Control, a 420-horsepower 6.2-liter V8, and the 10L80 10-speed automatic transmission. The company did the same for the Suburban a short […]

Armed police at London’s Parliament after car smashes into barriers (WATCH LIVE)

Published time: 14 Aug, 2018 06:56 Edited time: 14 Aug, 2018 07:20 A car has smashed into a security barrier outside the Houses of Parliament in London, images on social media show. Police have arrested a man and cordoned off the area. Metropolitan Police say that several pedestrians were injured when a vehicle hit barriers […]

Lenovo’s new P1 workstation packs Xeon, 64GB ECC RAM, 4TB SSD into 0.7 inches

If you need more power than the typical 13-inch Ultrabook can handle, Lenovo’s new mobile workstations might be the answer. The ThinkPad P1 looks like a 15-inch Ultrabook, 0.7 inches thick and under 4lbs, but inside, it has a mobile Xeon processor, up to 64GB of ECC RAM, and as much as 4TB SSD storage. […]

Utah man flies plane into his own house after argument with wife (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

A Utah man flew a small aircraft into his own house, kamikaze-style, hours after he had been arrested for assaulting his wife during an argument, police say. Duane Youd, 47, died in the crash, as the light-skinned Cessna disintegrated on impact and burst into flames. Youd’s wife and a child, both inside the house, survived […]

Elaborate hack turned Amazon Echo speakers into spies

Some people worry that hackers could infiltrate their smart speakers and spy on them, but that hasn’t been the practical reality — not for Amazon’s Echo, at least. A team of researchers from China’s Tencent has come about as close as you can get right now, however. They’ve disclosed an attack on the Echo that […]