Opinion: Why a uni-port MacBook makes sense in a wire-free world

Jan 31

If you’re one of the people who threw their arms up in protest when Apple removed the optical drive from the MacBook Pro, guess what: a Retina MacBook Air with a single USB is incoming, and it’s going to blow your tiny, progress-fearing mind. Confused? To recap: Apple is reportedly taking the seemingly drastic step of replacing all of the MacBook...

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Windows 10 on Xbox One and why it goes beyond gaming

Jan 31

Last week Microsoft presented to the world a unified ecosystem from the television down to a smartphone with Windows 10. We knew this was coming, hence the name change to Windows Central and our expanding Xbox coverage. With Microsoft’s unification, they revealed that the Xbox One is a part of their long-term vision, and the Xbox brand will stay in Seattle...

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TheChive Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone apps have returned

Jan 31

A couple of weeks after the official Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone apps for TheChive were removed from their respective download stores, the app have quietly reappeared and are available once...

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The Pirate Bay comes back weeks after a police raid

Jan 31

We’re starting to wonder if it’s nigh-on impossible to keep The Pirate Bay down. Just weeks after Swedish police raided the bootleg file site and knocked it offline, it’s back — TorrentFreak reports that almost everything is up and running once...

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Watch us play The Golf Club tonight for your chance to win a free game

Jan 31

Every weekend, Windows Central streams an Xbox One game or two on Twitch for 1-2 hours and gives out free games to the cool people who join us during the stream. It’s like a live podcast, only you also get to watch a game while chatting with our awesome readers and viewers! Tonight, we’ll be playing The Golf Club from HB Studios. The Golf Club is the...

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