Microsoft Edge vs. Google Chrome: Performance, design, security, and more
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Microsoft Edge vs. Google Chrome: Performance, design, security, and more

Google Chrome remains the king of the web browsers, with around 66% share of the browser market as of September 2020. Microsoft’s newest Edge browser, which uses the Chromium open-source engine, is in a lower spot around 10%, which is impressive after just one year. Microsoft is now pushing the new Edge to all Windows Read more

The best touchscreen laptops for 2021
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The best touchscreen laptops for 2021

A good touchscreen laptop used to be a luxury, but now there are plenty of options out there. You don’t have to stick to one laptop brand or model, and you can find a touchscreen laptop at almost any price, though it can sometimes require paying a premium over non-touch-sensitive displays. The HP Spectre X360 13 Read more

HP Envy x360 15 (AMD) review: Creative performance for ,000?
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HP Envy x360 15 (AMD) review: Creative performance for $1,000?

Envy x360 15 Ryzen “The HP Envy x360 15 with its AMD Ryzen 7 5700U is a high-powered 2-in-1 held back by a disappointing display.” Excellent productivity performance Solid build quality Conservative good looks Excellent keyboard and touchpad Affordable Poor performance in Adobe applications Battery life hampered by small battery capacity Display doesn’t offer wide Read more

The best product key finders for 2021
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The best product key finders for 2021

Have you ever had your computer crash beyond repair? When this happens, the natural response is to purchase a new one, but what happens to your important software? You downloaded your software years ago, and you have no clue what the product key is. Product keys are what technology companies employ to inhibit the theft Read more

Major milestones in the past decade of laptop design
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Major milestones in the past decade of laptop design

The past decade has been kind to the laptop. Few computing products have improved in so many ways, to the point where the modern laptop is a different breed of device completely from laptops of a decade before. We could list hundreds of large and small improvements, but that would be impractical and few people Read more

The best laptops under ,000 you can buy right now
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The best laptops under $1,000 you can buy right now

The Asus ZenBook 14 UX425 is the best laptop under $1,000. It’s a budget PC with great performance thanks to a cutting-edge CPU, a near-premium build quality, and a low-power and high-quality display that’s very hard to find at such a low price. We’re not just picking our favorite sub-$1,000 laptops out of thin air, though. Read more

The best Thunderbolt 3 docks
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The best Thunderbolt 3 docks

It doesn’t matter if you’re using a new MacBook Pro with Apple’s M1 chip or a Mac Mini from a few years back — you’ll need a Thunderbolt 3 dock to give your computer the connectivity it deserves. A good Thunderbolt 3 dock will give you a few more ports. The best Thunderbolt 3 docks give Read more

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon vs. Dell XPS 13
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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon vs. Dell XPS 13

Lenovo recently released the ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 8, which we found to be a highly refined and attractive rendition of one of the mainstays of the ThinkPad line of business laptops. Standing in its way is one of the best laptops money can buy, period: The Dell XPS 13 Tiger Lake version, a flagship Read more

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano vs. Dell XPS 13: Which is king of 13-inch laptops?
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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano vs. Dell XPS 13: Which is king of 13-inch laptops?

Dell’s XPS 13 has reigned over the 13-inch laptop scene for a few years now, offering the best combination of size, design, and performance of any laptop in the class and fending off competitor after competitor. Lenovo wants to change that with the introduction of the ThinkPad X1 Nano, which aims to provide a similar Read more

HP Spectre x360 14 review: The convertible 2-in-1, perfected
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HP Spectre x360 14 review: The convertible 2-in-1, perfected

The has been for a while. With its OLED screen and gorgeous design, it was everything I wanted in a convertible 2-in-1 laptop. But with the competition fierce, HP couldn’t rest on its laurels. Expectations around performance, portability, and size are constantly in flux, and HP’s latest Spectre 2-in-1 attempts to push its design into Read more