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Internet Archive brings hundreds of classic Apple II games to your web browser

The Internet Archive has been on a roll lately, bringing back classic MS-DOS games, Windows 3.1 software, and even defanged versions of old PC viruses. Now, the site has hit a milestone with its Apple II collection: A group of anonymous hackers have successfully broken the elaborate copy-protection schemes on more than 500 classic games and programs. The result is ... Read More »

Onetastic add-in for OneNote puts your notes in a calendar

Microsoft’s OneNote is a great tool for keeping random notes, research, shopping lists, and whatever else you feel the need to jot down. But it doesn’t really have a great way to extract notes based on date. That’s where a fantastic add-in called Onetastic can help. Built by Microsoft developer Omer Atay, Onetastic adds a calendar, called OneCalendar, to the Windows ... Read More »

You can soon play your PS4 on an Apple Mac

You’ll soon be able to play your PlayStation 4 games on your Windows PC and Apple Mac. Sony is releasing an update that will allow its “Remote Play” feature to be compatible with rival devices, the company announced on its official blog Tuesday. Remote Play allows a user to mirror what they are playing on the PlayStation 4 onto Sony’s ... Read More »

You can soon play your PS4 on an Apple Mac

You’ll soon be able to play your PlayStation 4 games on your Windows PC and Apple Mac. Sony is releasing an update that will allow its “Remote Play” feature to be compatible with rival devices, the company announced on its official blog Tuesday. Remote Play allows a user to mirror what they are playing on the PlayStation 4 onto Sony’s ... Read More »

Is your dividend plan on track? Answer these 4 questions

Dividend stocks tend to outperform when the stock market is uncertain. It’s been true historically, and it’s been the case again in 2016. There’s safety in stocks that have had strong balance sheets and reward shareholders with regular cash payments. Case in point: The S&P 500 is down 6 percent this year, trailing by a wide margin the S&P Dividend ... Read More »

Elliptic Labs’ ultrasound tech lets you control your devices with a friendly wave

Yes, you could turn on a lamp or wake up your phone with a wave of your hand. Here’s how it works. COMMENTS Melissa Riofrio | @MRiofrioPCW Executive Editor, PCWorld Feb 23, 2016 4:00 AM At Mobile World Congress, I experienced Elliptic Labs’ new way to control devices with just your gestures using ultrasound—which you may know better from medical ... Read More »

Your first trade for Tuesday

The “Fast Money” traders gave their final thoughts of the day. Pete Najarian is a buyer of McDonald’s (MCD) Dan Nathan is a buyer of PayPal (PYPL) Karen Finerman is a buyer of Weight Watchers (WTW) Guy Adami is a buyer of Texas Instruments (TXN) Trader disclosure: On February 8th the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be ... Read More »

Widespread wireless mouse, keyboard flaw lets hackers use your PC from afar

Countless wireless mice and keyboards can be hacked from 100 yards away leaving their host machines and the networks they are attached to open to malware, Bastille has discovered. The problem, which is being called MouseJack, affects Amazon, Dell, Gigabyte, HP,Lenovo, Logitech and Microsoft products, the company says, and likely more vendors’ gear that they haven’t tested. Logitech alone shipped ... Read More »

Your first trade for Friday, February 5

The “Fast Money” traders delivered their final trades of the day. Steve Grasso was a buyer of Dupont if it goes above $60 a share. Brian Kelly was a seller of the Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF. Karen Finerman was a buyer of Alphabet at these levels. Guy Adami was a buyer of Texas Instruments. Trader disclosure: On February 4, ... Read More »

Do you know what is in your dividend ETF?

ConocoPhillips’ announcement that it was cutting its dividend by two-thirds was a bit of a surprise, since it was the first major oil company to make the cut. It’s also got investors investing in dividend paying ETFs scrambling to look at what’s under the hood of their investments. Look at dividend ETFs and you will notice a very wide disparity ... Read More »