Intel is pitching its self-designed "continual compute" software as a solution for the metaverse, where a laptop could tap a gaming PC for GPU resources. But it has real-world gaming implications, too.
HP's Victus 16 d0097nr offers decent performance inside a roomy, 16-inch chassis that delivers what gamers care most about for a reasonable price.
The finals of the Financial Modeling World Cup (FMWC) take place this weekend, where the top Excel modelers will go head-to-head in an esports battle broadcast live by ESPN3 and YouTube.
Stardock's utility, Fences 4, adds a "peek" feature that quickly brings up your Fences, which are regions of your Windows desktop that can organize your file icons.
Microsoft's Windows 11 Insider Build 22518 adds Voice Access for controlling your PC with your voice. Plus a new "Spotlight" background feature has been added, and Widgets has been reworked.
Microsoft is updating Notepad for Windows 11, adding a dark mode and other productivity tweaks to the venerable Windows utility.
Windows Insider Build 22509 includes an option to set a default browser that isn't Edge, potentially fixing one of its biggest anti-competitive problems.
Qualcomm launches the Snapdragon 8cx Gen 3 PC processor at its Snapdragon Tech Summit, promising to compete in the mainstream PC space with its latest Windows on Arm processor.
Qualcomm launches the Snapdragon G3x Gen 1 mobile gaming platform in conjunction with Razer, aiming at the middle ground between phones and traditional gaming consoles.
Qualcomm launches the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 mobile processor for smartphones, with substantially more performance, less power, and AI-powered features that will include the possibility of an always-on smartphone camera.
Costco has taken 43 percent off the HP 14-inch Chromebook (14a-na1043cl) for Black Friday, offering a fantastic Chromebook for a fantastic price. Buy it.
1080p webcams are now cheap and plentiful. Our buying guide will show you the best webcam deals we've found, plus tips on the best features and how to buy. Updated with Black Friday pricing.
Is a cheap Chromebook good enough for homework and distance learning? We discuss the most important criteria as you buy cheap Chromebooks for the holidays and Black Friday.
Windows Hello webcams are relatively rare outside of laptops—not even Microsoft sells one. We've rounded up several PC cameras that do support Windows Hello, so you can add facial-recognition login to your PC.