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Chief Correspondent and Editor-at-Large of Mashable, tech expert, social media commentator, amateur cartoonist and robotics fan.

Intel's new Skylake chips will allow more flavors of the new MacBook — PCs are not dead. In fact, if you talk to Intel - which supplies the vast majority of today's PC processors - they are absolutely resurgent. Now the company is focusing on delivering more power to the place users compute most - in mobile computers.

IFA 2015: What to expect — IFA, the Berlin, Germany-based consumer electronics trade show seems to have come out of nowhere. In reality, it's been around since 1924 and once boasted Albert Einstein(!) as a keynote speaker.

Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch will come in two sizes, could offer 2 days battery life — The Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch, which the company teased at its most recent event, is coming into focus. Samsung finally released a passel of product details, including the surprise that there will actually be two flavors of the device: the Gear S2 and the Gear S2 Classic.

The Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 is like the Android iPad Air you always wanted — Mashable Choice highlights the products and services we've tested and would recommend to others. Consider it Liked, Favorited, +1'ed and Pinned. You might be hard-pressed to pick the new 9.7-inch version of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 out of a lineup of Apple iPad Air 2's.

A decade outside the mainstream — Video may have killed the radio star sometime in the 1980s, but the podcast Serial seems have resurrected him. A milestone in podcasting came in October 2014, almost 10 years after the birth of the first podcast, on the Tonight Show.

WDBJ7 gunman twisted the best of technology into a horror show — Oh God, what was I watching? It looked like a first-person shooter game, but it was real. A deranged gunman, holding a smartphone to film as he shot and killed two young Roanoke, Virginia journalists on Wednesday as they conducted an on-air interview. Recorded violence and murder is, sadly, nothing new.

Samsung Tab S2 tablets get pricing and ship dates — Samsung's new Tab S2 tablet is thinner and lighter than its key rival, the Apple iPad Air 2, and now it's ready to engage in battle in the U.S. market. On Wednesday, Samsung announced pricing and availability for the 9.7-inch and 8.0-inch tablets. Preorders for the new slabs starts today, with arrival set for September 3.

Remembering the Windows 95 launch: A triumph of marketing — It's a shame there was no social media when Microsoft launched Windows 95 on August 24, 1995. There were so many great Instagrams, Tweets and Snaps just waiting to be shared. Of course, there was barely an Internet to speak of back then.

Spotify was dumb, but its privacy policy really wasn't that bad — "Education is when you read the fine print. Experience is what you get if you don't." That was folk singer and activist Peter Seeger talking about the difference between education and experience. He could also just as well have been talking about Spotify and its instantly reviled new privacy policy.

Giphy Cam adds just the right level of insanity to GIFs — Mashable Choice highlights the products and services we've tested and would recommend to others. Consider it Liked, Favorited, +1'ed and Pinned. Say hello to the Giphy Cam app, incubator of all your worst (and best) GIF nightmares. Whether you pronounce them "Jifs" of "Gifs" the animated "graphics interchange format" files are, nearly 30 years after they were first introduced, more popular than ever.
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Sep 02, 2015

This is what a 17-inch 4K gaming laptop looks like. It's the Acer Aspire V Nitro 17. #IFA2015

Sep 02, 2015

Acer is preparing to unveil new smartphones and a tablet that lets you use anything as a stylus. #IFA2015

Sep 02, 2015

Intel just put 6 RealSense cameras and a Corei7 computer on a drone. This is a good thing. #IFA2015

Sep 02, 2015

Intel shows off a yet-to-announced super thin HP convertible featuring the new Intel R-200 RealSense camera. #IFA2015

Sep 02, 2015

Intel wants to get rid of all wires. To drive the point home, they rolled out a giant ball of cables. #IFA2015

Sep 02, 2015

Intel shows off real-time HD game recording on on a 6th Gen Intel Core-running Windows 10 system. #IFA2015

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