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Mullvad vs. NordVPN: Two popular VPNs do battle

Here's how two of the most highly regarded VPNs compare in a feature-by-feature showdown.

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9 things I learned switching from the iPhone SE to the Google Pixel 4a

After using the iPhone SE for a few weeks, I switched to the Pixel 4a. Here's what I learned.

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4K HDMI cables: How to cut through the marketing lingo and figure out what you actually need

You probably don’t need to buy a HDMI cable to go with your new TV, but here’s how to tell for sure.


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Best cheap laptops: We rate the best-selling deals on Amazon

The best cheap laptops on Amazon give you a good set of features and few regrets. We sift through the bestselling models and pick the ones with best bang for buck.

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Watch Nvidia's GeForce Special Event with us on September 1!

Nvidia will likely announce the successor to its GeForce RTX 20-series graphics cards at long last. And we’ll be commenting live as it happens.

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August 2020 top product alerts: Unprecedented SSDs, blistering Ryzen laptops, and much more

This month’s round-up of the products we can’t wait to get our hands on, plus the best of those newly available.

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Essential gear that makes distance learning and working from home much easier

These tech tools and software make it easier to stay productive from home.

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The best co-op PC games to play with your friends

Sure, you can play these co-op PC games alone, but they're way better with a buddy.

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Nvidia RTX retrospective: What two years of ray tracing and DLSS got us

Nvidia's GeForce RTX 20-series changed the game, but did it change YOUR games? We examine two years of ray tracing and DLSS games on the cusp of the GeForce RTX 3090's reveal.

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Fitbit Sense, Versa 3, Charge 4, and Inspire 2: What to buy right now, wait for, and avoid

With the addition of the Sense and Versa 3, Fitbit is now selling nine different trackers and smartwatches, but they're not all worth buying.


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Fitbit Sense vs Versa 3: Small differences make a huge difference

Fitbit's newest smartwatches are the company's most expensive wearables in years. So which one should you buy?


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Giveaway: One day left to win a Kodak Smile camera or printer

Enter to win a Kodak Smile camera or printer and capture your favorite summer memories

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I sat 'courtside' for an NBA playoff game thanks to Microsoft Teams

I sat courtside for an NBA playoff game thanks to the power of Microsoft Teams and it was pretty great.

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How to turn an old laptop into a Chromebook

You can convert an older laptop into a Chromebook without spending a dime. All you need is an hour.

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Best cheap monitor for back-to-school, distance learning? Here's my answer

My relative asked for buying advice on a monitor for distance learning. Here's what I recommended and why.