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AMD's 12-core Ryzen 9 3900X falls under $400 for the first time

Amazon is selling the Ryzen 9 3900X for $390, over $100 cheaper than the underwhelming 3900XT upgrade

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Protect three PCs with Norton 360 for Gamers for just $35, today only

Amazon has a special on Norton 360 for Gamers covering three devices for a year for $35.

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Microsoft will add free Project xCloud gaming to Xbox Game Pass Ultimate

If you're a Game Pass Ultimate member, you'll be able to play remotely-streamed games via Microsoft's Project xCloud for free.

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Why the iOS Mail app shows a phantom unread message badge and what to do about it

If the Mail app on your iPhone or iPad is displaying phantom unread messages badge, you might have a sorting problem. Here’s how to fix it.



HP Envy 17t review: Buy it for the huge 4K screen, not the performance

The HP Envy 17t gives you a huge 4K screen at a lower price than some rivals, but don't expect performance to match.

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August Wi-Fi Smart Lock review: The best-known retrofit smart lock gets Wi-Fi—and shrinks its footprint

Despite a rocky wireless implementation, August cements its place as one of the top smart lock contenders.


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Chrome and Edge's magic memory-reducing tech is dead for now

An engineer at the Chromium open-source browser project puts a hold on a feature that would cut memory usage in Microsoft Edge and Chrome by over 20 percent.

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Google's new, integrated Gmail looks a lot like Outlook

Google is overhauling its Gmail experience for the web and mobile to integrate Gmail, Meet, Rooms and Chat into a unified app experience.

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A bad update breaks Outlook for many users, but there's a fix

Microsoft acknowledges an issue that has caused Microsoft Outlook to crash unexpectedly and repeatedly. A fix has surfaced on the Internet that seems to work.

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Intel teases 'something big' is coming September 2

Will Intel launch its Tiger Lake CPU and Xe GPU at the September event?

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The 'Zoom from Home' display doesn't get what Zooming from home means

Zoom launches a new "Zoom from Home" appliance from DTEN, which can serve as a secondary monitor but lacks features that more home workers are asking for.

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Mozilla's paid, unlimited VPN service goes live

Firefox browser developer Mozilla launches the Mozilla VPN, hoping that you'll trust its reputation as you choose among various VPN providers.

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Aukey's 1080p webcam is just $45—and it's in stock

This webcam might not be as well-known as Logitech's popular models, but it works beautifully—and more importantly, it's currently in stock.

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Chrome 84 starts squashing notifications from abusive sites

Google released Chrome 84 this week, and now the browser will automatically silence notification prompts from websites that abuse them.


Samsung's 23.5-inch curved FreeSync monitor drops back to Black Friday pricing: $120

Amazon is selling a Samsung 23.5-inch curved FreeSync monitor for $120.