Microsoft launches Surface Book 2

Microsoft has launched a new version of its flagship notebook computer, the Surface Book 2. The new machine has updated design, updated internals, updated connectivity, improved battery life and now comes in two sizes. The Surface Book 2 looks mostly similar to the original, with a removable tablet screen that has its own processor and […]


Gabriel Tallent knows his book ‘My Absolute Darling’ is painful to read. For him, that’s the point.

Image: MJ Franklin/ Mashable By MJ Franklin2017-10-16 16:12:30 UTC Author Gabriel Tallent has a theory about literature: “I think good books ask us to be courageous readers.” It’s an apt suggestion, especially with his debut novel My Absolute Darling. The book follows a 14-year-old girl, Turtle Alveston, who lives in northern California as she struggles […]