Martyn Williams

Martyn Williams produces technology news and product reviews in text and video for PC World, Macworld, and TechHive from his home outside Washington D.C.. He previously worked for IDG News Service as a correspondent in San Francisco and Tokyo and has reported on technology news from across Asia and Europe.

Skype launches limited video messaging trial

Skype soft-launched a video messaging service on Friday that allows its subscribers to deliver recorded clips to Skype contacts for playback when they come online.
9 years ago

Why the One Laptop Per Child devices are white and green

The white case and bright green trim of One Laptop Per Child's laptops have made them among the most recognizable in the world, and last week Nicholas Negroponte, former head of the OLPC project and co-founder of the MIT Media Lab, explained their origin.
9 years ago

Hacker collective Anonymous hits US government site

The website of the U.S. Sentencing Commission, which establishes sentencing policies for the federal court system, was offline for much of Saturday as a result of the attack.
9 years ago

Nvidia plans a Tegra 4-based portable gaming device

Perhaps taking a leaf from Apple's book, Nvidia kept its greatest surprise at CES for the end of its news conference: an Android-based portable gaming device based on its new Tegra 4 chip.
9 years ago

RCA Android tablet packs dual digital TV tuners

An Android tablet that can receive both conventional and mobile digital TV transmissions will be among the gadgets unveiled at next week's International CES in Las Vegas.
9 years ago