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Google updates Chrome OS with security, smart display and personalization features

Google's latest Chrome OS 88 adds a cool way of turning your lock screen into a smart display, with images and controls. WebAuthn support also allows you to log in to websites using just your Chromebook's PIN.

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Xbox, PCs and gaming drive AMD and Microsoft's revenues

Microsoft and AMD both reported strong earnings for the fourth quarter of 2020, driven by consumers who worked and played at home with their PC and Xbox game consoles.

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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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Galaxy S21 Exynos 2100 vs Snapdragon 888: Samsung's CPU might finally be ready for prime time

We tested the Galaxy S21 with the Exynos 2100 processor and the Snapdragon 888 processor, and the results surprised us.

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Why Intel's first Xe graphics cards won't work in AMD systems

Intel's first Iris Xe discrete graphics cards are rolling out, but they require select Intel Core CPUs and motherboards to work.

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The Full Nerd ep. 165: Ryzen 5000 Mobile and GeForce RTX 3080 Mobile tested

In this episode of The Full Nerd, the gang discussed what to expect from the next-gen CPUs and GPUs coming to 2021's hottest gaming laptops.

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Find gorgeous PC background images every day with Bing Wallpaper

The free Bing Wallpaper app lets you refresh your PC's background image every day with a new image curated by Microsoft.

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Best password managers: Reviews of the top products

The best password is one you probably can't easily remember—that's why a password manager is so crucial to your online security. We review LastPass, Dashlane, Keeper, 1Password, and others to find the best one for managing passwords.

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Save a massive 30% on Eufy's Security Wi-Fi video doorbell

Amazon is selling its 1080p Wi-Fi video doorbell for $30 off.

on techhive.com

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The 44mm Apple Watch Series 6 in stunning blue just dipped to an all-time low

Walmart is selling the Apple Watch Series 6 in navy blue for $376.28, more than $50 off the MSRP.

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Ring's $60 Video Doorbell Wired aims to take on Wyze

The new Video Doorbell Wired marks Ring’s smallest doorbell yet, and at $60, it’s also its least expensive.

on techhive.com

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Be careful: Shopping for gaming laptops just got a lot harder

Nvidia's GeForce RTX 30-series laptop GPUs deliver unprecedented mobile performance, but fundamental changes to the lineup mean you'll need to be much more cautious when shopping than before.

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The best laptops: Premium laptops, budget laptops, 2-in-1s, and more

Independent, testing-based reviews of laptops from all the top brands. We pick the best budget, premium, and gaming PCs, and compare AMD vs. Intel.

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Report: Surface Laptop 4's major change will just be its Tiger Lake, Ryzen processors

Microsoft is sticking to its tried-and-true formula with the Surface Laptop 4, according to a report: updating the Laptop with Intel's Tiger Lake and Ryzen processors, and not much else.

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Intel's debut Iris Xe graphics cards are headed to prebuilt PCs (but not for gaming)

Intel will sell a discrete desktop GPU aimed at mainstream users and small businesses.