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The Acer Swift 3x boasts Intel's new Iris Xe Max discrete GPU

Acer's latest Swift 3x includes the Iris Xe Max GPU, which a report says is the Iris Xe HPG that Intel disclosed earlier this year

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Qualcomm's slower Snapdragon 7c feels like a fit for Acer's Chromebook Spin 5

Qualcomm's Snapdragon chips have struggled to succeed within Windows PCs. Acer's new Chromebook Spin 5, which includes the Snapdragon 7c, feels much more suitable.


Score a robot vacuum for a ludicrously cheap $188, today only

Amazon is throwing a one-day Roborock robot vacuum sale with models starting at $188.


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The Porsche Design Acer Book RS brings sports-car flair to a premium laptop

The Porsche Design Acer Book RS applies a sports-car aesthetic to a thin-and-light laptop, but the performance remains to be seen.

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The Fire HD 10 tablet is almost half off, but not at Amazon

Best Buy is selling the Fire HD 10 for $80.

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Intel's power play: Hands-on with ATX12VO motherboards and power supply

Intel’s ATX12VO power supply standard will help desktop PCs meet increasingly stringent government standards on idle power consumption. We take a closer look.

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Amazon Echo Dot (4th gen) review: The new Dot delivers a revamped look and (slightly) better sound

The latest Echo Dot is technically the best Dot yet, but only by a narrow margin.


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Reviewed: Windows 10 October 2020 Update inches in the right direction

Microsoft's fall update to Windows 10, the Windows 10 October 2020 Update (20H2), improves the Alt+Tab functionality, makes the Start menu less attractive, and makes the new Edge browser official.

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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 Windows 10 October 2020 Update is now available to all

Microsoft's Windows 10 October 2020 Update is available to all now, either to download manually or wait until it's pushed to your PC in a few weeks.

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Intel sells its faltering SSD business to SK Hynix

Intel bails out of the flash and SSD market, leaving unknown SSD powerhouse SK to grow even bigger. Oddly, though, the deal won't formally close until 2025.

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DOJ sues Google: Let's break down the government's case

The U.S. Department of Justice and several states have sued Google, alleging that the search provider uses its dominant position on the desktop and on mobile to preserve its market share to the detriment of competitors.

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This emergency weather radio is less than $30 today (18% off)

This Raynic emergency radio can use a hand-crank for power, and includes a flashlight, reading lamp, cellphone charger and more. Now it's less than $30 on Amazon.



Go bilingual with $170 off Rosetta Stone's language packs

Amazon is selling the Rosetta Stone Spanish bundle and lifetime access to the company's other languages for $150.