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The Best Black Friday Laptop Deals Available Now

Retailers like Dell, Walmart, and Amazon have deals on Chrombooks and MacBooks, as well as PCs from Dell and HP, which you can snag now before the Black Friday rush. PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. If you’re looking to snag a […]

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Samsung Chromebook Plus V2 (LTE)

Premium laptops running Google’s Chrome operating system used to be rare, but 2018 has seen several intriguing options. One of those is a refreshed Samsung Chromebook Plus V2. It sports peppier internal components than its predecessor, a sturdy 2-in-1 convertible design, and an integrated active stylus. The LTE-equipped version I’m reviewing here goes for $ […]

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Service restored after glitch locks out Microsoft Office 365 business users

Albertus Engbers/123rf After Office 365 business users reported that they were unable to log in to their accounts in the early morning hours of Monday, November 19, Microsoft has acknowledged the issue and applied a fix that’s slowly beginning to restore service to affected users. Microsoft says the issue was caused by a problem related to […]

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HP Spectre x360 13 (Late 2017) Review

HP’s Spectre x360 13 has been our favorite convertible 2-in-1 for a while, taking the prize in our “Best 2-in-1s” list as the best for notebook use. Coinciding with Intel’s introduction of its 8th-generation Core processors, HP refreshed the line towards the end of 2017 (and it’s done the same in 2018 with a significant new Spectre […]

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How to take a screenshot on a PC

If you need tech support to help you out with a problem or just want to capture a great moment on your PC, you need to know how to take a screenshot. There are a number of different ways to do so in Windows and which method you prefer will be entirely down to your […]

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MSI Trident X

Just like the recently reviewed Asus ROG Strix GL12CX, the MSI Trident X (starts at $ 1,999; $ 2,499 as tested) is a gaming desktop for the esports enthusiast or professional. Any gamer would enjoy its power, but its slim vertical design and easy-access, standard components are aimed at the esports world and those who […]

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The Best Windows Tablets of 2018

Can a Tablet Replace Your Laptop? A tablet that’s as powerful as a conventional laptop but still slim and light enough to hold and tap with one hand was once the exclusive province of Hollywood’s imagination. But thanks to manufacturers’ ability to fit more powerful hardware into ever slimmer and lighter devices, it’s now possible […]

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Apple MacBook Air (2018) vs. Apple MacBook

Apple’s most beloved Mac, the MacBook Air, just got better. With under-the-hood improvements, the 2018 Air received a much needed performance boost along with a fresh design. But that’s not all that Apple updated — the MacBook Air also got a new pricier starting price. Starting at $ 1,199, this year’s Air not only costs […]

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A Google patent shows a way to make VR even more immersive

Virtual reality can be an immersive experience, but it does sometimes have some limits. Google, though, has patented shoes which can break through virtual reality by making it more enveloping for consumers. The patent, originally filed on May 9, 2018, details shoes for helping users move through virtual environments. The shoewear mentioned in Google’s filing could […]

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All the best Amazon Black Friday deals for 2018

Even though Amazon is almost exclusively an online-only retailer,  its Black Friday sales have historically been epic. Like last year, the deals this year have started with what Amazon calls “Early Black Friday Deals.” It’s not enough to simply check-in in the morning to get your shopping done, however — the retailer adds new deals to […]

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15-inch MacBook Pro gets more powerful with new AMD Vega GPUs

Confirming an otherwise quiet announcement made during Apple’s fall event in Brooklyn, New York, the 15-inch MacBook Pro has officially gotten more powerful. New configurations for the top-range 15-inch Apple MacBook Pro laptop are now available, complete with AMD Pro Vega 16 or Pro Vega 20 graphics cards on board. As listed online at the Apple Store, […]

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Here’s how to install Windows on a Chromebook

Bill Roberson/Digital Trends Between web apps and Android apps in Chrome OS, there’s a lot you can get done on Chromebooks. However, there still might be certain things about Windows you miss. You might not have thought it was possible, but you have a few different options for bringing some of that Windows goodness to your […]

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How to save a webpage as a PDF

Everyone eventually comes across a web page they need to save for sharing with teammates or doing offline research. You could just copy and paste the link, but sometimes it’s nice to have the page as an image that you can view offline, mark up, or print. The most flexible solution to this problem is […]

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Apple to boost its Amazon presence with listings for iPhones, iPads, and more

Apple and Amazon are cozying up in a deal that will see the tech giant significantly expand the availability of its hardware on the shopping site. The agreement covers Apple’s latest devices, including the iPhone XS and XR, the iPad Pro, and the Apple Watch Series 4, Cnet reported. Notably, Apple’s HomePod smart speaker will not appear […]

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Check Out Best Buy's Black Friday TV, Laptop, Apple Device Deals

Black Friday is just two weeks away, and Best Buy is ready. The big box electronics retailer has announced it will offer “thousands” of Black Friday deals in stores and on its website, covering everything from TVs and laptops to smart home devices, video games, appliances, and more. The in-store event starts at 5 p.m. […]