Steve should have known that civil engineering was not for him when he spent most of his time at university monkeying with his 8086 clone PC. Although he graduated, a lifelong obsession of wanting the Solitaire win animation to go faster had begun. Always seeking a gadget fix, he dabbles in photography, video, 3D animation and is a licensed private pilot. He followed l'amour de sa vie from Vancouver, BC, to France and now lives in Paris.
Mini-Hubble will scan dim stars to see if they can support life
Do dwarf stars fry their planets? A Cheerio box-sized CubeSat aims to find out.
Gaming laptops are cheap and portable at CES 2018
The Dell XPS 15 two-in-one and HP's Spectre x360 15 are good signs for the future.
AAA is testing self-driving cars to see how safe they are
It's road testing a vehicle from self-driving pioneer Torc Robotics.
Waze's crowd-sourced traffic info comes to Ford Sync 3 cars
Plug your iPhone into a USB port and run the app from a Sync 3 touchscreen.
'Blade Runner: Revelations' is built for Lenovo's new VR headset
It's one of the first VR games to use Google's WorldSense position tracking.
Qualcomm is making Cortana smart speakers easier to build
Microsoft is way behind Alexa and Google Assistant, so this will help (a bit).
Microsoft's 'Meltdown' updates are reportedly bricking AMD PCs
Microsoft has stopped them for now, blaming AMD documentation.
Hogar's Google Assistant speaker has a built-in smart home hub
Smart speakers are becoming all-in-one home devices.
Panasonic's GH5s is the ultimate mirrorless camera for 4K video
It has low-light capability like Sony's A7S II paired with 10-bit HDR video.