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This week in games: Hollow Knight gets a sequel, Neill Blomkamp makes a live-action Anthem... What did I miss? Sorry, I’ve been locked in a room for the last week or so, finishing up our reviews of Metro Exodus, Far Cry New Dawn, and Crackdown 3. Was there news this week? Does anything exist, outside ...
Best smart lock for a keyless home Keys are yesterday’s tech, your smart home needs a smart door lock.
Buy this $45 Netgear modem and stop paying your Internet provider's sky-high monthly rental fees Paying your internet service provider to rent a modem gets pretty expensive as the months roll on—but it doesn’t have to. Using your own modem lets you kick those fees to the curb. Today, a discount-coupon combo brings Netgear’s CM500 ...
Solid-state drive prices get even more ridiculous: This 240GB SSD is just $30! Sweet holy moly the prices of SSDs just keep on dropping! Right now, Amazon is selling a Kingston A400 240GB 2.5-inch SSD drive for $30. This deal has been around for a few weeks now, but we still love it ...
The ultra-thin Samsung Galaxy Tab S5e has an OLED screen, Android Pie and no S... Forget folding phones, Samsung might have finally made an Android tablet you want to buy. Instead of updating last year’s Galaxy Tab S4 with a Snapdragon 845 processor and slimmer bezels and calling it a day, Samsung took a different ...
Steam's iron grip on PC gaming is probably over even if the Epic Games Store... At the end of January, Deep Silver pulled Metro Exodus from Steam and moved it to the Epic Games Store. It was the latest in a series of high-profile defections, made perhaps more noteworthy because it came just two weeks ...
Ever president: A cord-cutters guide to the best President's Day movies available for streaming Presenting 12 great movies with presidents both fictional and real, both flawed and revered.
Best gaming laptops: Know what to look for and which models rate highest Picking a gaming laptop is a lot more fun today than it was five years ago, when a “real” gaming laptop meant 12 pounds of back-breaking hardware to haul around.
Gaming laptop cheat sheet
Our quick-hit recommendations:·
Best 17-inch gaming ...
Best true wireless earbuds: Free yourself from the tyranny of cords Truly wireless earbuds let you ditch all cables in our post-headphone jack world, but like with anything else, their quality varies. Our top picks offer great audio without sacrificing battery life or comfort.
Best USB car chargers for your phone There are plenty of options for keeping your phone or tablet charged while on the go. We’ve already taken a look at portable USB battery packs, as well as the USB-C variety. Now were ready to take a look at ...
How to enable HDR in your Ring security camera Ring is adding an HDR (high dynamic range) feature to its cameras, but it doesn't come switched on by default.
Microsoft skips way, way ahead in new Windows 10 build With Microsoft’s latest “19H1” feature release of Windows 10 nearing completion, the company has opted to “skip ahead” and release builds of subsequent feature releases to testers. What’s totally unexpected is that the “20H1” build—not due for another year—will be ...
The iPhone SE is available on Apple’s online Clearance Products store (yet again!) [sold out] Apple’s 4-inch affordable iPhone is back, in a way. And you can buy one now.
Can Excel track changes? How to add Track Changes to the Ribbon menu Can Excel track changes? Yes, and it’s easy to do. The process is similar to Track Changes in Word, except Excel highlights the altered cells as opposed to the altered words and sentences.Two notes before we begin: 
Track Changes does ...
Ring Alarm is the best security-focused smart home system you can buy. Today it's cheaper... We all want to make sure our homes stay safe from intruders and other threats, and a smart security system can provide peace-of-mind and a watchful eye to your connected home. Today, you can get the excellent five-piece Ring Alarm ...
Back up every you own with this gigantic 10TB WD external hard drive for $130... World Backup Day is just a few weeks away, and on March 31, every tech website on the planet will remind you to backup your data. Today, you can get a jump on the annual nag by picking up a ...
Zoho Office Suite taps AI to provide a free, powerful alternative to Office 365 If you don’t want to pay for Microsoft’s AI-powered Microsoft Office, there are alternatives—including Zoho’s free Zoho Office Suite. Zoho’s alternatives to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Google Keep launch today, complete with their own intelligent features that are arguably friendlier than Microsoft’s ...
Crackdown 3 review: Why? In 2007, I played the Crackdown demo more than probably any other Xbox 360 release that year. The demo, not the full game. It was probably a year or two before I bought a copy of the full game, but the Crackdown demo had a ...
5 obscure Android features you need to start using If you’ve been using Android for more than a few generations, it can be easy to forget just how far we’ve come. Google has added a ton of useful features to Android, and some of the best don’t get as ...
Cut the cord, or else! As cord-cutting grows, folks who stick with cable and satellite are getting squeezed.
Flir One Pro The Flir One Pro is the most powerful consumer-level thermal camera accessory available, with remarkably high resolution and temperature measurement.
H&R Block Deluxe 2019 (Tax Year 2018) H&R Block Deluxe is a comprehensive, easy-to-use tax service that helps e-filers claim relevant deductions and credits. The site is much improved, both in terms of the user experience and help options. It's our top choice for online tax preparation.
KeepSolid VPN Unlimited (for Android) KeepSolid VPN Unlimited performs well in our tests and we like its full-featured Android app, but it doesn't offer nearly as many servers as competitors.
Asus Chromebook C523 With its sleek design and big 1080p touch screen, the 15.6-inch Asus Chromebook C523 is a unusual bargain: a budget-friendly big-screen Chromebook.
Adobe Lightroom Classic CC Adobe's Photoshop Lightroom remains the gold standard in pro photo workflow software. It's a complete package, with top-notch organization tools, state of-the-art adjustments, and all the output and printing options you'd want.
Tinder Tinder is the fun, easy-to-use dating app for those who want to have a good time…right now.
Square Point of Sale Square brings its well-known ease of use to the cash register with Square Point of Sale. Good tech combined with an excellent merchant service offering flat, predictable pricing and affordable hardware is an easy pick for our Editors' Choice award.
Liquid Web Hosting Liquid Web is expensive and lacks shared Web hosting, but it's a flexible, feature-packed online host with outstanding customer service.
AccuWeb Hosting AccuWeb Hosting has many useful features, including terrific uptime, customer service, and server options, but its excellent dedicated hosting plans are where this web host truly excels.
ViewSonic VP2785-4K ViewSonic's VP2785-4K is a prime-pick monitor for photographers, video editors, and other graphics pros, packing great color accuracy and factory calibration for a host of color spaces.