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Bulbrite’s Solana Edison Is a Unique Smart Bulb You’ve Never Heard Of – Review Geek

Andrew Heinzman Bulbrite’s catalog of Solana smart bulbs contains a golden nugget—the Edison smart bulb. While Bulbrite isn’t well-known in the smarthome world (yet), I think this bulb is a great hub-less (and cheaper) alternative to Philips’ new Edison-style smart bulbs. The Bulbrite Solana Edison bulb is, as you can tell, a filament-styled smart bulb…

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What Is a Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machine? – Review Geek

Inventables A Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine is, as its name suggests, a computer-controlled machining device for creating things. Chances are, you own a product that was either made by or prototyped with a CNC machine. Here’s how they work. What Is a CNC Machine, and How Does It Work? If you own a car…

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Surface support shrivels as battery, driver, update problems persist

As Microsoft approaches another round of Surface announcements, it’s more important than ever that you know how older versions of the hybrid tablet are faring. In short, we’re seeing continued, long-standing problems with batteries, keyboards, drivers, performance throttling – and support has grown long in the tooth, to the point of appearing nonexistent.  There’s even…

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How to Use a Mouse With Your iPad or iPhone

Justin Duino With the announcement of iOS 13 and iPadOS 13, Apple surprised the world by adding support for mice. Mouse support is included in iOS 13 for iPhone. It will arrive on iPads with iPadOS 13, scheduled for September 30. It’s still early days for mouse support on iPhone and iPad, and the feature…

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Throwback Thursday: Ultimatum | Computerworld

It’s 1977, and this pilot fish’s company is moving to a new data center. “The old facility was in the basement of the headquarters building,” says fish. “Access was via an ancient magnetic strip reader with no special capabilities. You either got in or you didn’t. The new facility has state-of-the-art card readers, supported by…

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