In a big shift, MAME is going open source

MAME, the Multiple Arcade Machine Emulator and darling of fanatical retro arcade gamers, is going open source for the first time in its 18-year history.

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10074 hits the fast and slow rings

Windows 10 with phone
Microsoft has renamed its Technical Preview builds to Insider Previews. And with that comes Build 10074, the latest preview ahead of the operating system’s release in late July.

Xbox One vs. PS4: How the hardware specs compare (updated for 2015)

Xbox One vs. PS4
How do the PS4 and Xbox One compare with each other in 2015? If you’re thinking about buying one of these two consoles–or just want ammunition for bragging rights–here’s what you need to know.

How to download and install Windows 10 Insider Preview for free

Insider Windows 10 Preview
Looking to try out Microsoft’s latest Windows 10 operating system before its official release? Follow these instructions to download and install the Windows 10 Insider Preview.

How to download and install the latest Windows 8.1 Update for free (updated)

Windows 8.1 Update 1 Start screen, with power button
If you want to download Windows 8.1 Update 1 for free, ahead of its official launch on April 8, you’re in luck! Just follow these simple instructions…