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Monday January 25, 2021
13:57Apple launches Fitness+ ‘walking experiences’ with Dolly Parton,...
Apple has launched a new component of its Fitness+ service designed to get people walking.
10:30Why your browser's password manager isn't good enough
Back in the day, conventional wisdom said to never store your passwords in your browsers. That’s not true anymore. Modern browsers are much more secure, tied to accounts protected by two-factor authentication. ...
10:00D-Link Outdoor Wi-Fi Smart Plug review: D-Link brings a unique USB...
The question is, is it worth paying a lot more to get an outdoor USB charging port?
Friday January 22, 2021
14:00The next MacBook Air could get even lighter and thinner and bring back ...
Apple’s consumer-level laptop could see a redesign later this year or in early 2022.
13:00Intel's next CEO Pat Gelsinger promises a return to greatness
There were essentially two parts to Intel’s fourth-quarter 2020 earnings call on Thursday: the actual results, and the homecoming of former Intel CTO Pat Gelsinger as the company’s incoming chief executive.Gelsinger, who doesn’t officially return until February 15, was invited to sit virtually alongside outgoing chief executive Bob Swan. ...
11:00Q Acoustics Q Active 200 review: This high-end powered bookshelf audio ...
Wired or wireless, this audio system can accommodate nearly any source: high-res streaming services, a local server, a TV, Bluetooth, even an old-school turntable.
10:30Ryzen 5000 doubles AMD's gaming laptop share, but Nvidia still rules
AMD has said it would make impressive inroads into gaming laptops this year, and so far it’s trending well, according to an ongoing list of gaming laptops available to order or pre-order.Youtuber GizmoSlipTech created the list of gaming laptops with GeForce RTX 30-series GPUs that are available to buy or pre-order. ...
10:00How much of my budget should I spend on a graphics card? | Ask an...
Q: What percentage of my build budget should go toward the graphics card? While a lot of advice says to aim for an even balance between the CPU and the GPU, some people suggest choosing a mid-tier processor and then plowing as much of my remaining budget toward the video card as possible. This PC will be for gaming. ...
Thursday January 21, 2021
21:23PC market soars, driving Intel's revenue and profits unexpectedly...
Outgoing Intel chief executive Bob Swan previously told PCWorld that he was worried that, when the pandemic hit, PC sales would drop off a cliff. As Intel’s fourth-quarter earnings revealed, the exact opposite occurred.Intel reported $5.9 billion in profits and $20 billion in revenue for the fourth quarter of 2020, with profits down by 15 percent and revenue essentially flat. ...
20:19Microsoft Edge will open your email from the new tab page
Microsoft’s latest version of its Edge browser, in conjunction with Microsoft Bing, are rolling out some intriguing new features as part of the latest Microsoft Edge version 88 update. The most unique: Edge will now show a few new emails when you open a new tab page.Edge 88 offers some nifty new security features, such as the long-awaited password generator. ...
17:15Microsoft Edge can finally generate new passwords for you
Microsoft is poised to release several substantial security updates to version 88 of its Edge browser, including a long-awaited password generator and monitor.Edge 88 is rolling out now, according to Microsoft, though the new Password Monitor feature may take a couple of weeks to demonstrate any real results, the company said in a blog post on Thursday morning. ...
13:00Otter's transcription service now integrates with Google Meet
Transcription service Otter.ai has added a Chrome extension to enable customers using Google Meet to transcribe their meetings on the fly.Microsoft began making live transcription available in Teams late last year via its own transcription service. ...
10:31How to see what Facebook knows about you, and download your data
What data does Facebook have on you? A staggering amount if you’ve been using the service for a while. Fortunately, the social network makes it easy (if not straightforward) to find out exactly what information it has about your activities, and even lets you download your Facebook data. Here’s how.Before you begin, make sure you’re logged into your Facebook account in your web browser. ...
10:30Asus talks about the new Rocket Lake chipset: Z590
Intel's 11th-gen Rocket Lake CPU isn't here yet, but the Z590 chipset for the motherboards that will use it is.Unfortunately, that's left us with more questions than answers. To get a better idea of just what Z590 and PCIe 4.0 in Intel CPUs bring us, we talk with Juan Jose Guerrero of Asus about its new line up of LGA1200 boards. ...
10:00ATSC 3.0 in 2021: Why it's still early days for antenna TV's big...
ATSC 3.0 in 2021: Why NextGen TV is still early days for cord cutters.
Wednesday January 20, 2021
17:48There will be no GeForce RTX 3060 Founders Edition, Nvidia confirms
Nvidia won’t release its own Founders Edition model of the $329 GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card scheduled to launch at the end of February, the company confirmed to PCWorld today.“From time to time we decide not to design a Founder’s Edition card for cards targeted at the mainstream part of the market,” a spokesperson said in response to a PCWorld query. ...
15:30The Full Nerd ep. 164: GeForce RTX 3060 and Intel 11th-gen CPUs...
In this episode of The Full Nerd, Gordon Ung, Brad Chacos, Alaina Yee, and Adam Patrick Murray dig deeper into some of CES 2021’s biggest PC hardware announcements, then dive deep into your questions. ...
14:25Netflix's long-awaited shuffle button will arrive this year
After months of testing a “shuffle play” button, Netflix will roll out the feature in the first half of 2021.
14:24RIP old-school Internet: Chrome 88 lays Flash and FTP to rest
Google started rolling out Chrome 88 this week, and while browser releases usually herald what’s new, the most noteworthy change in this update is what’s not included. Chrome 88 lays Adobe Flash and the FTP protocol to rest. RIP circa-2000 Internet.Neither comes as a surprise, though it’s poetic that they’re being buried together. ...
10:30What are the best pre-built PCs for basic tasks? | Ask an expert
Q: What are the best options for a pre-built desktop PC? My parents need a new computer, but building them one isn’t an option, as I don’t live in the same state. All they do is surf the web and play an ancient card game, so I don’t need to buy them much.A: Since this question can be interpreted as either one about best form factors or best vendors, I’ll tackle both topics. ...
10:00Rocksteady Stadium 2-Pack review: You could fill an arena with these...
They sound great, but “AI-powered” audio smells like hype to us.
06:20MediaTek's powerful Dimensity 1200 smartphone CPU will challenge...
On Tuesday night, MediaTek launched the Dimensity 1100 and 1200, a pair of smartphone chipsets that aim to challenge the best that Qualcomm’s Snapdragon smartphone chipsets have to offer.MediaTek released just two performance benchmarks to support its claims. ...
Tuesday January 19, 2021
20:03The best SSDs of 2021: Intel says goodbye to Optane in desktops
Switching to a solid-state drive is the best upgrade you can make for your PC. These wondrous devices obliterate long boot times, speed up how fast your programs and games load, and generally makes your computer feel fast. But not all solid-state drives are created equal. ...
14:12Intel quietly kills its face-melting Optane desktop SSDs
Surprise! Out of nowhere, Intel killed its entire lineup of Optane SSDs for desktops over the weekend, signaling the end for the Optane 800P, 900P, and 905P, as well as the Optane Memory M10, as spotted by Tom’s Hardware. ...
14:00Samsung 870 EVO SATA SSD review: The speed you need, at sane prices
Samsung’s been at the top of the SSD storage food chain since the day the company entered the market, and the 870 EVO honors that tradition. It’s the fastest SATA SSD we’ve tested, it’s available in up to 4TB of capacity, and it’s exceedingly affordable given its speed. Specs and pricing The 870 EVO is a 2. ...
13:30Qualcomm's Snapdragon 870 is a faster 865, but without WiFi 6E
Roughly a month after launching the Snapdragon 888 for next-gen smartphones, Qualcomm decided to go back to its earlier Snapdragon 865 to tweak it once again, resulting in the upgraded Snapdragon 870. The only gotcha? A lack of Wi-Fi 6E.In a nutshell, the new Snapdragon 870 is a faster version of the original Snapdragon 865. ...
10:00HDFury 4K Arcana review: This magic box fixes a crucial shortcoming of ...
The HDFury Arcana unlocks the Sonos Arc's full potential on non-eARC TVs for $199.
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