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The Best 8K TVs of 2022

Jan 6, 2023

LG Update, 12/16/2022: We’ve reviewed our recommendations and have updated most of our picks with the latest and greatest 8K TVs. Take a look! What to Look for in an 8K TV in 2022 8K TVs have come a long way in just a few years. Not only has the number of 8K televisions on the market grown multifold, but their pricing has also come down significantly in some cases. They no longer seem entirely superfluous and are becoming a reasonable investment. An essential feature to look for in a ...read more

ASUS Breaks World Record With 9 GHz Overclocked Intel CPU

Jan 6, 2023

ASUS Some PCs can be overclocked to achieve faster performance, but a significant difference usually requires more advanced cooling and higher-end components. ASUS just broke a world record for CPU overclocking, using an Intel Core i9 and liquid helium. ASUS published a press release and YouTube video showcasing its new world record for CPU overclocking, which pushed the 13th gen Intel Core i9-13900K to an incredible 9.008 GHz — under normal conditions, that processor has a maximum b ...read more

iPhone 14 Horizontal Lines is Just Software Bug; While Waiting for iOS Update, Try These Fixes

Jan 6, 2023

Some iOS users now experience the iPhone 14 horizontal lines issue.   (Photo : Photo by Jason McCawley/Getty Images) Customers look at the latest iPhone models at Apple Store on September 20, 2019 in Sydney, Australia. Apple's latest iPhone 11 features dual rear cameras, including a wide angle camera. Of course, you will be worried if you wake up and see your iPhone 14's screen with horizontal white or yellow lines.  Many users thought that a hardware issue caused this problem.  Becau ...read more


Digital Camera Features We'll Never See In Smartphone Cameras

Jan 6, 2023

PeopleImages.com - Yuri A/Shutterstock Mobile photography has always been a controversial topic among photographers. While many folks welcome new technology and a new medium — evidenced by countless guides on taking the best smartphone photos — some old-school photographers are hesitant to embrace the format with open arms. Now that everyone has a smartphone in their pocket, we all have instant access to a camera at a moment's notice. And, thanks to ever-changing advancemen ...read more

Alexa for Windows 10 and 11: What you can and can't do with Alexa on the PC

Jan 6, 2023

(Pocket-lint) - Amazon's Alexa app for Windows enables you to use Alexa completely hands-free - just as you would if you were talking to an Alexa smart speaker. You can easily use Alexa regardless of whether the app is running in the foreground or background – all you need to do is ask. What is Alexa and what can Amazon Echo do? The Alexa app is available in the Microsoft Store for any Windows 10 or 11 PC user to download. Here's what you need to know about Alexa on the PC and how it work ...read more

Best standing desk deals for December 2022

Jan 6, 2023

Are you looking for standing desk deals? Considering how much time you spend sitting at a desk each work day, a standing desk, aka  a “sit-stand” desk, can make a difference in your comfort, productivity, and even your health. If you work at home, have a desk job, or use a gaming desk, chances are you spend too much time sitting. Sitting has become the new smoking. Even if you sit up straight with good posture anda  a supportive chair and not slumped over, a standing desk forces you to cha ...read more

Twitter's Latest Feature Lets You See How Many People Have Viewed Your Tweet

Jan 6, 2023

DVKi/Shutterstock The past few months have been a turbulent and confusing time for even the most ardent of Twitter users. Following new CEO Elon Musk's controversial takeover of the social media platform in late October, Twitter has undergone several changes in terms of features and policy updates. The most recent example of a significant departure on Twitter was the decision prohibiting what Twitter described as the "free promotion of certain social media platforms." While Twit ...read more

DDPai Mini5 review: An elegant take on the dash cam

Jan 5, 2023

At a glanceExpert's Rating ProsAttractiveGood day and night captures64GB integrated eMMC memorySuper-easy setup with GPSPhone connectivityConsNo onboard displayMemory isn’t replaceable (15,000 hour lifespan) or upgradeableOur VerdictWe like the elegance of the DDPai Mini5 and its good day/night captures. It’s phone centric/dependent, so if that’s your thing, you’ll like it. Note that the memory is hard-wired internally (64GB), but should still last you around 15,000 ...read more

Sam Bankman-Fried Will Be Released To His Parents On $250 Million Bond

Jan 5, 2023

Bloomberg/Getty Images FTX founder and former CEO Sam Bankman-Fried arrived in the United States late Wednesday night and, as sources had claimed, he made an appearance in court only hours later. The disgraced crypto billionaire — who has since seen his fortunes largely vanish — faces several charges related to FTX and Alameda Research, including allegations of wire fraud and money laundering. He was the first to be charged in the FTX debacle, but investigators say they are ...read more

Best laptop deals: Top picks from budget to extreme

Jan 5, 2023

The holidays are in full swing, which means there’s no better time than now to pick up a discounted laptop. However, finding the right laptop can be an overwhelming process. Do you go for a 13 or 16-inch display? What about memory or battery life? That’s where the team at PCWorld comes in. Whether you’re looking for a screaming fast gaming rig or a portable 2-in-1, we’ve got a wide range of picks on tap for you today. To better guide you, there’s even a shopp ...read more