Nick Mediati

Nick is a freelance contributor and a former editor for TechHive and PCWorld. He likes puns and the color yellow.

Facebook further automates trending topics, ditches human-written descriptions

Windows 10 Anniversary Update freezing on you? Microsoft's looking into it

Windows 10 Anniversary Update freezing on you? Microsoft's looking into it

Although the freezing bug hasn't been addressed yet, You can revert to an earlier build of Windows 10 while Microsoft works on a fix.

Meet Fuchsia, a new operating system in the works at Google

Meet Fuchsia, a new operating system in the works at Google

Nobody quite knows what it's for (yet), but according to Android Police, it can run on just about any kind of device.

IDC: Smartwatch sales decline for the first time

IDC: Smartwatch sales decline for the first time

The Apple Watch saw a sharp year-over-year drop in sales, according to IDC estimates, but it still leads in overall smartwatch market share.

If Microsoft can't install Windows 10 on your PC, it'll give you a new one

If Microsoft can't install Windows 10 on your PC, it'll give you a new one

Terms and conditions apply, but if the company's stores can't perform a same-day upgrade on your Windows 10-compatible PC, it'll give you a new Dell notebook.

Amazon Echo now lets you order products from Amazon

Amazon Echo now lets you order products from Amazon

Although there are a few limitations, you can now purchase a wide variety of products from Amazon by merely talking to Amazon's virtual assistant.

Microsoft may roll out a Surface all-in-one PC to challenge Apple's iMac

Microsoft may roll out a Surface all-in-one PC to challenge Apple's iMac

What's next for Microsoft's hardware efforts? If recent reports are to believed, it looks like an all-in-one desktop is on the way,

Facebook to users: Download Moments or say goodbye to your synced photos

Facebook to users: Download Moments or say goodbye to your synced photos

If you've synced photos from your phone to Facebook, you have until July 7 to get the Moments app or download your photos; otherwise, they will disappear from Facebook.

Report: NFC tap-to-pay coming soon to Windows 10 Mobile

Report: NFC tap-to-pay coming soon to Windows 10 Mobile

Microsoft Wallet 2.0, coming as part of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, will let you pay via NFC credit card terminals, and will support loyalty cards from a range of US-based merchants.

Security researcher: Anyone can see links you share using Facebook Messenger

Security researcher: Anyone can see links you share using Facebook Messenger

A quirk in Facebook's developer tools lets anyone randomly see links others have shared using Facebook Messenger. But don't hold your breath for Facebook to issue a fix.

Instagram goes algorithmic, will try to guess what you want to see in your feed

Instagram goes algorithmic, will try to guess what you want to see in your feed

The social network's new feed, which will put posts it thinks you'll be most interested in at the top, will begin rolling out to users over the next month.

Facebook begins removing chat from its mobile site, nudges users toward its Messenger app

Facebook begins removing chat from its mobile site, nudges users toward its Messenger app

The social media company appears to be gradually moving all mobile website users to its standalone Messenger app for iOS and Android.

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