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What you need to know about Windows Security in Windows 10

If you haven't checked out the Windows Security features within Windows 10, our introductory video will explain the basic features and what you need to maximize your PC's protection.

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Best wireless keyboards: Hand-tested reviews of Bluetooth and USB models

You’re not using the crummy keyboard that came with your PC, are you? Are you? We hand-tested these wireless models to find better options for your daily driver.

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Best antivirus for Mac: Get the best protection from viruses and malware

We name the top free and paid Mac antivirus products to root out malicious software and prevent infections.

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Best external drives for backup, storage, and portability

Whether you're looking for speed, capacity, portability, or all of the above, a USB external hard disk or SSD is a necessary complement to your desktop PC setup.

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The best free PC games

The best free PC games will give you a good time even if you don't have a dime to spare.

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The best free office suites

Microsoft Office isn't the only game in town—many online office suites offer comparable document, spreadsheet, and presentation programs that are not only compatible with Microsoft Office files, but also free.

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The best CPUs for gaming: AMD Ryzen 5000 chips take aim at Intel's gaming advantage

The best gaming CPUs will help your PC pump out as many frames as possible, as quickly as possible. We pick the best for every budget.

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Best wireless earbuds: Free yourself from the tyranny of cords

We put popular Bluetooth wireless and true wireless earbud models through their paces to find the best in the bunch.

on macworld.com

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The best graphics cards for PC gaming

These are the best graphics cards that PC gamers can buy today from Nvidia GeForce and AMD Radeon.

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The tech that died in 2020

Some tech we'll miss. To others, we say good riddance.

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Xbox Series X vs. gaming PCs: Fight!

The Xbox Series X delivers exceptional value for the hardware inside, but the battle against gaming PCs isn't as cut-and-dry as you may think.

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15 movies to stream as we celebrate the end of 2020

Say farewell to a disaster of a year with a selection of apocalyptic movies, plus some glimmers of hope for the future.

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Microsoft's wins, fails, and WTF moments of 2020

We've collected all of the best (and worst) moments of Microsoft during 2020, along with the "wha...?!" moments that made us scratch our head.

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The best smart home products available in 2020

In a great year for feathering your nest, these products are the best of the best.

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Best hardware of 2020: PCWorld's favorite products of the year

In a year full of amazing hardware, these picks stand above the rest.