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5 games you can play on your MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar – CNET

Posted: Friday, February 24, 2017

The MacBook Pro‘s TouchBar can be useful within apps, providing shortcuts to extra functionality and features. However, there’s more to the tiny strip of touchscreen on Apple‘s MacBook Pro. Games! That’s right, the TouchBar is a gaming workhorse. Well, maybe that’s taking it a bit far, but you can play games on it. Some of the games below are posted on GitHub, as full repositories you can compile yourself, or…

Chrome Canary adds support for MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar – Engadget

Posted: Friday, February 24, 2017

Chrome could soon follow in the footsteps of other apps (like the Microsoft Office) that recently introduced support for the Macbook Pro’s LCD strip. Google has just released version 58 of the experimental Chrome Canary build, and it now works with the laptop’s Touch Bar. Its implementation seems to be simpler than Safari’s — according to 9to5Mac, it has escape, forward and backward, new tab, bookmark and refresh buttons. It…

HP’s Spectre 15 makes 4K on a laptop a livable experience – TechCrunch

Posted: Friday, February 24, 2017

The new HP Spectre 15 is a rare marriage between an ultra high definition screen and a thin frame. What makes it better than other 4K laptops is its decent battery life and healthy selection of ports. If Windows is your jam and you need full-size screen, this is the notebook to get. The latest edition of the 15-inch Spectre x360 is only offered with a 4k (3,840 x 2,160 pixels)…

Razer’s Power Bank boosts your laptop battery while charging two smartphones – PCWorld

Posted: Friday, February 24, 2017

Gaming laptops have woefully short battery lives. It’s par for the course when you’re packing that much power into a portable notebook—but it’s also a flaw that popular gaming hardware company Razer is taking aim at with the sleek-looking Razer Power Bank external battery. Mentioned in this article Razer Blade Stealth The Power Bank is a 12,800mAh battery housed inside a black CNC aluminum case with the Razer logo on top….

Gadgets to Know: Digital Frame, Versatile Laptop & Portable Speaker – KTLA

Posted: Friday, February 24, 2017

Here are a few neat gadgets to know about – including a digital picture frame, an inexpensive and versatile laptop plus a portable speaker that clips to your clothes. NixPlay Iris Digital Picture Frame, $200 Free your photos from your phone and show them off in a WiFi digital frame from Nixplay. The Iris features a beautiful design, a big 8-inch screen and lots of easy to use features. There’s no fumbling…

Republicans in Congress Are Still Looking for Direction from Trump – NBCNews.com

Posted: Friday, February 24, 2017

First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day’s most important political stories and why they matter Play Facebook Twitter Google Plus Embed autoplay autoplay GOP Congress is still looking for direction from Trump The good news for the Trump White House is that it’s experienced its least controversial week over the last few days. Yes, that’s a low bar, but…