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Microsoft's Windows 10 November 2019 Update goes live, but you have to seek it out

Microsoft is pushing its Windows 10 November 2019 Update out for people who want it via Windows Update.

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The Full Nerd special episode: AMD's Rob Hallock on 3rd-gen Threadripper, Ryzen 9 3950X, and more

In this episode of The Full Nerd, AMD's Rob Hallock joins us to dig deeper into the company's beastly new chips, from the 16-core Ryzen 9 3950X to the 32-core 3rd-gen Threadripper 3970X

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Minecraft Earth goes live in preview for the entire United States

Microsoft's augmented-reality version of Minecraft is now yours to try out for iOS and Android.

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Best antivirus for Mac: Protect yourself from malicious software

We name the top free and paid Mac antivirus products to root out malicious software and prevent infections.

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Need for Speed: Heat review: The best Need for Speed this generation, but the formula's well-worn

Need for Speed: Heat is probably the best series reboot EA's put out this entire console generation, but it arrives as the open-world racing formula is running out of gas.

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Microsoft's new Surface Pro 7 is on sale for $600, Type Cover included

Microsoft's Surface Pro 7 only just launched, but the entry-level Core i3 model is already on sale at a steep discount.

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Ludicrous! This GeForce GTX 1660 Ti-equipped Lenovo laptop is $800 after a huge $400 discount

Walmart is selling Lenovo's Legion Y540 gaming laptop for 33 percent off.

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If you're not seeing the new Google Assistant on your Pixel 4, here's how to fix it

Even of you have the Google Pixel 4, the new Google Assistant might still be in hiding. Here's how to find it.

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Lenovo IdeaPad S340-15IWL review: Peppy quad-core performance, but a cheap display

This bargain-priced laptop puts up impressive performance numbers, but make sure to get one with an IPS display rather than the iffy TN variety.

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Amazon Echo vs. Google Nest: Which of the two big smart platforms is right for you?

The choice between Amazon Alexa-powered Echo devices or Nest gadgets with Google Assistant can be a tough one. We'll help you pick.

on techhive.com

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Innr Smart Plug review: A cheaper way for Philips Hue users to take control of their “dumb” lights

Small, sturdy, and reliable, the Innr Smart Plug makes for an inexpensive alternative to the new Philips Hue Smart plug.

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Hotspot Shield 2020 review: New owners, fantastic speeds, slightly better privacy

Hotspot Shield is still the speediest VPN we've seen, but the privacy policy could be better.

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Mohu Curve 50 TV antenna review: Pretty, but not powerful

This interesting-looking antenna is good for the ‘burbs, but it’s not the best at pulling in broadcast channels.

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Xbox Elite Controller Series 2 review: More of the same, but better

With a rechargeable battery and Bluetooth support, the redesigned Elite Controller Series 2 is Microsoft's most convenient wireless controller to date.

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These 22 deep, absorbing PC games will eat days of your life

These long PC games demanded to be played for days, not hours—and your tenacity will be rewarded.