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How Microsoft made it harder to create Windows 10 local accounts

If you’re thinking about resetting your Windows PC with a local account, consider upgrading to the Windows 10 May 2019 Update first.

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Cord-cutters beware: Amazon's TV antenna listings are rife with dubious claims

Caveat emptor, cord-cutters: Many of the manufacturers selling TV antennas on Amazon are making suspicious performance claims for their products.

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Samsung RU8000 4K UHD TV review: A good-enough smart TV, but not one that's keeping up with the times

By last year's standards, Samsung's RU8000 is a good TV; but this year, it's eclipsed in terms of both color and HDR performance by less-expensive competitors.

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Core i9-9900K vs Ryzen 9 3900X: Which should you buy?

Confused by information overload? Here's what you need to know before you buy AMD or Intel's high-end CPUs

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This week in games: A Cities: Skylines com-poo-ter, a new story for PUBG, and a new Valve game

Plus: Netflix's Witcher adaptation continues to look uninspiring, Ubisoft details its upcoming subscription service, and more. This is gaming news for July 15 to 19.

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Newegg 4-day sale: Awesome deals on Surface Pro, Intel Optane SSDs, GeForce RTX 2080 Ti, and more

Newegg's 4-day weekend sale has deals on over 500 items, and it's packing some especially good deals on enthusiast PC hardware.

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Nvidia models the Apollo 11 moon landing using real-time ray tracing

Nvidia has recreated the Apollo 11 moon landing using its RTX technology, including the lunar lander and Neil Armstrong.

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Audeze Mobius review: This gimmick-ridden headset doesn't need the gimmicks to sound great

Audeze's debut gaming headset, the Mobius, boasts sound quality that justifies its high sticker price—but it's undermined slightly by some first-time-out errors.

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Philips Hue Bluetooth + Zigbee smart bulbs review: The best smart lighting just got better (but no less expensive)

Adding Bluetooth eliminates the need to buy a Philips Hue Bridge. But you can run only 10 bulbs without it, and you'll be cut off from the broader Hue ecosystem.

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Acer Nitro 7 review: A good budget gaming laptop that made some hard choices

Acer's Nitro 7 focuses on its display and storage instead of its internal components, an odd choice for a gaming laptop. Acer's own Predator Helios 300 may be a better budget option.

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Xbox Game Pass Ultimate tip: How to get 3 years of access to hundreds of games for dirt cheap

You can save hundreds on an Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription with this method, which is available again for an unknown period of time.

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Samsung's next-gen RAM will make your phone way faster, but the Galaxy Note 10 won't get it

Samsung has announced mass production of its new 12GB LPDDR5 RAM memory chip, but the first phones to use it won't arrive until next year.

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Newegg's Fantastech extended sale: 6 incredible deals for PC enthusiasts

Still got a few dollars left after Prime Day? Newegg's Fantastech extended sale has some awesome deals for PC enthusiasts.

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The Fitbit Charge 3 SE with NFC is even lower than it was on Prime Day

Amazon has dropped the price of the Fitbit Charge 3 SE to $129, very close to an all-time low.

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Speed up your PC with a massive 960GB Crucial BX500 SSD for just $85

Newegg is selling the 960GB Crucial BX500 SSD for $85, or well under 10 cents per gig.