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10 surprisingly practical Raspberry Pi projects anybody can do

Looking for something to do with a Raspberry Pi 4 or Raspberry Pi Zero? These easy and practical projects are good for all levels, even beginners. Streaming. Gaming. Networking. Even printing!

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Windows by the numbers: Windows 10 is on track to reach 85% by mid-2021

It's not unusual for Windows 10 use to rise as Windows 7's use falls, which is what happened (again) in June. One continuing surprise: it was the third straight month where Linux saw gains.

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How to fix audio problems on your Windows PC

If your computer audio abruptly stops working, you can try these simple steps in five minutes or less.

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How to check your graphics card's GPU temperature

Knowing your graphics card's GPU temperature is vital when your PC keeps overheating, or when you try your hand at overclocking. Here's how to check your GPU temperature.

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Best antivirus: Keep your Windows PC safe from spyware, Trojans, malware, and more

Your PC needs virus protection, full stop. No matter how careful you are, some threats can't be avoided without the aid of antivirus software. Our top picks will keep you protected.

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The best SSDs of 2020: Supersized 8TB SSDs are here, and they're amazing

The best SSDs can supercharge your PC. We review our picks for the best SSDs, and what to look for in an SSD.

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Chromebooks versus Windows laptops: Which should you buy?

Should you buy a Chromebook or a Windows laptop? They're similar in some ways, but fundamentally different in others. This guide will help you decide.

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The best CPUs for gaming: Ryzen XT pushes AMD CPUs to faster speeds

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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Need an affordable laptop? This Ryzen-powered Asus VivoBook is just $299

Walmart is selling a 15.6-inch 1080p Asus VivoBook with a Ryzen processor for $299.

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Microsoft makes 'major-minor' Windows 10 release cadence the new normal

When it comes to how Microsoft updates Windows 10 each spring and fall, this year is looking a lot like 2019.

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Is AMD Zen 3 delayed until 2021? Nope

AMD's Zen 3 apparently won't be delayed until 2021, despite rumors suggesting so.

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Lenovo launches ThinkPads with high-octane Ultra Performance Mode

Lenovo has launched several 15-inch workstations, among them the ThinkPad X1 Extreme 3rd Gen. The X1 and several others boast a new Ultra Performance mode, throwing acoustic limits to the wind.

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Trend Micro Maximum Security review: A great security suite, but privacy features need an overhaul

Trend Micro Maximum Security is a solid antivirus suite with a few privacy features that need an upgrade.

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Flash drives and SD cards are dirt cheap in Amazon's 24-hour PNY sale

Amazon is selling PNY storage products for up to 30 percent off today only.

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Samsung's Galaxy Book S is the first laptop with Intel's hybrid Lakefield chip inside

Samsung announces a new version of the Galaxy Book S laptop with Intel's Lakefield chip inside. Could this be Intel's answer to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8cx?

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Coronavirus cancels Computex 2020, Taiwan's PC showcase

TAITRA has rescheduled Computex for June 1-5, 2021, as coronavirus-related travel restrictions would have made it too difficult to attract attendees.

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This 15-inch Lenovo laptop is a ludicrously low $299 today

Walmart is selling this 15.6-inch Lenovo IdeaPad 3 for just $299 today.

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How to get Windows 10 cheap (or even for free)

Unlike taxes, paying full price for Windows 10 isn't inevitable. In fact, depending on your circumstances (and how much effort you're willing to spend), you could pay nothing for it.

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