Google Pixel Buds Pro vs. Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro

Sep 24, 2022

Two of the biggest names in Android have new “Pro” earbuds for sale. We’ll just come on out and say it: You really can’t go too wrong with either the Google Pixel Buds Pro or the Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro. But, that doesn’t mean you should just flip a coin and see where it lands. There are some distinct differences here. First, some required reading. Be sure to read our full Pixel Buds Pro review, as well as our Galaxy Buds 2 Pro review. That’ll give you the deepest dive into these $ ...read more

Discovery offers path to safer, solid-state sodium rechargeable batteries

Sep 24, 2022

Asst Prof Canepa loading one NASICON sample in the X-ray diffractometer. Credit: NUS College of Design and Engineering A safer, greener, and inexpensive rechargeable battery for powering electric vehicles, mobile phones and many other applications could be a step closer following a breakthrough discovery by NUS researchers. The team led by Assistant Professor Pieremanuele (Piero) Canepa (Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the NUS College of Design and Engineering) has ...read more

Why left-hand keypads are the weird WASD peripheral every PC gamer needs

Sep 24, 2022

I started playing modern PC games in 2008, after building my own desktop for the first time. But after spending pretty much my entire life on consoles, the idea of switching to keyboard and mouse controls was intimidating — moving a character without an analog stick or D-pad? Preposterous! Thankfully, the exploding market for PC gaming accessories was there for me with a little gadget called the Belkin N52te Nostromo. What’s the point? It was the latest in a series of gadge ...read more

The best SSDs: Reviews and buying advice

Sep 24, 2022

Switching to a solid-state drive is the best upgrade you can make for your PC. These wondrous devices speed up boot times, improve the responsiveness of your programs and games, and generally make your computer feel fast. But not all solid-state drives are the same. You can spend big to achieve read and write speeds that reach a whole other level, or you can find top-notch SSDs that offer solid performance without breaking the bank, especially if you peruse the ongoing Amazon Prime Day SSD dea ...read more

Get 42 hours of Excel VBA training while helping a worthy cause

Sep 24, 2022

If you’re keen on investing in your education this year, you can’t go with learning Microsoft Excel. It’s one of the most popular programs in the world for many reasons. For one, it helps you stay organized, and it’s also excellent for data analysis. It’s even become an e-sport! Want to learn how to use Excel efficiently while donating to a worthy cause? During our Back to Education event, you can get the 2022 Ultimate Excel VBA Certification Bun ...read more

Dell’s best business laptop is 50% off today – save over $1,000!

Sep 24, 2022

Digital Trends may earn a commission when you buy through links on our site. Why trust us? With a spotlight on the best Dell laptop deals for small business, there’s a huge saving to be had on the Dell Vostro 7510 when you buy direct from Dell. Ordinarily priced at $2,427, there’s a massive price cut going on right now, bringing it down to $1,199. While that might not be impulse buy territory, it’s a very sweet deal for anyone looking for a business-focused laptop. Here’s why y ...read more

As Amazon grows, so does its eye on consumers

Sep 24, 2022

A Roomba 980 vacuum cleaning robot is presented during a presentation in Tokyo, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. From what you buy online, to how you remember tasks, to when you monitor your doorstep, Amazon is seemingly everywhere. And it appears the company doesn’t want to halt its reach anytime soon. In recent weeks, Amazon has said it will spend billions of dollars in two gigantic acquisitions that, if approved, will broaden its ever growing presence in the lives of consumers. Credit: AP Ph ...read more

PDF Studio Pro review: Now with new productivity hacks

Sep 24, 2022

At a GlanceExpert’s Rating ProsTime-saving automated actionsExcellent PDF creation and editing featuresCross platformConsNo mobile appOur VerdictWith a new session manager, automated actions, and other productivity improvements PDF Studio Pro 2022 holds its own against Acrobat and its strongest alternatives. It also ranks as one of the most affordable PDF editors. Best Prices Today: PDF Studio Pro Retailer Price Delivery ...read more

Best Lenovo laptops: Best overall, best battery life, and more

Sep 24, 2022

Whether you’re looking for powerful internals or an awesome keyboard, Lenovo laptops are both reliable and highly rated. Here at PCWorld, we’ve personally used and tested a number of Lenovo laptops, from ThinkPads to Yogas and everything in between. While everything on the list below has its pros and cons, there’s one laptop that really stands out from the rest. The Lenovo ThinkPad Carbon Gen 9 nabbed our top spot because of its roomy display, stellar keyboard, and quiet ...read more

The best Apple iPhone 13 screen protectors

Sep 24, 2022

The Apple iPhone 13 features Ceramic Shield glass, a screen upgrade that Apple says is tougher than any other smartphone glass, with four times the average level of protection against drops and impact. Despite that, Ceramic Shield glass isn't impervious to damage. We found the iPhone 12's Ceramic Shield can still get scratched and scuffed with moderate drops, so while it does provide added reinforcement, you may want to invest in a screen protector to preserve your phone's immaculate screen. We ...read more

‘Framed’ today, August 24: Answer and hints for the movie of the day (Wednesday)

Sep 24, 2022

Attempting to solve today’s Framed for August 24 and need some help? It’s midweek, which means it’s time to take stock of how you’re doing in Framed. If you’ve gotten every movie correct, keep up the good work! If you’ve gotten every movie wrong, then we’re here to help change that. If you’re looking to get on another winning streak, then pay attention to our clues. We hope our hints will help you win today’s Framed. If you missed yesterday’s movie of the day, check out our F ...read more

Best computer deals: Top picks from desktops to all-in-ones

Sep 24, 2022

Looking for a gaming PC to max out frame rates in your favorite games? Or perhaps a new workstation PC for the home office? We’ve got the latest deals on desktop computers, each one hand-picked based on performance, features, and ultimately value. Don’t miss out on the final weeks of back-to-school discounts where you can still score killer deals on all-in-ones, home office towers, and gaming computers from the likes of HP, Lenovo, and Dell. We are currently seeing Amazon offeri ...read more