Laptops

Avoid costly repairs: Best ways to clean your MacBook Pro keyboard

Whether you want to believe it or not your MacBook Pro keyboard is likely going to get dirty. From the oil your hands to the dust in the air, you'll …

Personal Computers

Apple’s ridiculously powerful iMac Pro is coming this week

Apple’s eagerly anticipated iMac Pro finally has a release date — and it’s this week.<p>Coming out on Thursday, December 14, 2017, the new desktop Mac is available in 8, 10, and 18-core variants, meaning that this is by far the most powerful Macintosh ever built and sold by Apple.<p>The iMac Pro was …

iMac

Why Microsoft needs to release a new Surface Dock — now

Microsoft's Surface Dock is a valuable piece of hardware many professionals rely on every day. But it's time for the company to update and release a …

Microsoft

Review: WaterField’s Air Porter laptop bag offers executive style and function

When it comes to choosing the right bag to take with you on a flight, it can be challenging. Most airlines limit you to one bag below your seat and one in the overhead compartment. Normally, you can’t easily access the overhead compartment once you take off, so fitting what you’ll need for hours in …

Magnetism

Dell's Precision 5720 all-in-one is more about fun and games than serious work

As someone who’s been using laptops exclusively for the past few years, I quite like the idea of an all-in-one PC: like a laptop, everything’s housed in a single unit and ready to go right out of the box.<p>Dell’s $1,700+ Precision 5720 AIO PC promises to pack enough firepower to handle …

Personal Computers

Samsung vs. Acer Mixed Reality headsets: Which handles VR best?

The big VR story this year isn't another headset from Oculus or HTC -- it's Microsoft's entry into the space with Windows 10 Mixed Reality devices. They promise to be cheaper and easier to use than the Rift or Vive, thanks to a bit of help from HoloLens' 3D tracking technology. Acer's was among the …

Virtual Reality

Grab yourself an Acer Chromebook for as little as $170 today

These prices are good for one day only!<p>Amazon is running a huge deal on a variety of different tech gear, including sweet discounts on three …

Android News

8K is the new 4K & Dell’s 32-inch 4320p monitor is down to $3,515, nearly $1,500 off

Dell is currently running a sale on its super high-end UltraSharp UP3218K 32-inch 8K Monitor for just <b>$3,514.99 shipped</b>. Originally around $5,000, this 8K monster can be found for $3,700 at most retailers with Dell’s price drop being the best we’ve tracked yet. If you love living on the cutting edge …

Gear & Gadgets

HP Spectre 13 review: This stylish ultrabook conceals real power

HP’s Spectre 13 was designed for tablet lovers who don’t buy tablets, It’s a lightweight though sturdy ultrabook designed with a powerful Intel 8th-generation Core chip inside and an eye toward the future. HP’s stylish Spectre offers excellent performance for an ultrabook at a good price, making …

Personal Computers

Apple's iMac Pro launches Thursday, starts at $4,999

Apple’s iMac Pro has entered the prep zone with launch scheduled to commence on December 14, Apple confirmed on Tuesday. Pricing starts at $4,999.<p>The …

Computer Hardware

The ultimate FAQ: Answers on Always Connected PCs with Snapdragon chip and Windows 10 on ARM

The ultimate FAQ on Always Connected notebooks with Windows 10 and Snapdragon 835<p>Since last week it has become clear: The rigid Microsoft-Intel …

Microsoft

Add the HP Envy 27-inch Monitor w/ USB-C input to your desk for $349 (Reg. $450)

BuyDig is offering the HP Envy 27-inch 4K USB-C Monitor for <b>$349 shipped</b> when code <b>c11710154586</b> has been added at checkout. Regularly going for $450, that’s good for $101 in savings and is $1 less than our previous mention. For comparison it goes for $450 at Best Buy and is a new all-time low. Rated …

Personal Computers

Microsoft's selling gaming laptops, PCs, and peripherals for wildly cheap today

On the seventh day of the Microsoft Store’s annual 12 Days of Deals marathon, it’s finally time to have some <i>fun</i>. Microsoft’s offering deep discounts on over 100 gaming laptops and desktop PCs today.Some truly staggering deals are already out of stock as I write this around 8:30 A.M. Eastern, and …

Personal Computers

Save up to $600 on select gaming PCs with Microsoft's 12 Days of Days sale

Microsoft's latest 12 Days of Deals sale brings big savings to select gaming PCs.The Microsoft Store is pushing forward with its 12 Days of Deals …

Personal Computers

Laptop scheme: Three House panel members submit dissent note

Three members who are part of the House committee set up to look into the alleged irregularities in the laptop scheme have submitted a dissent note …

Congressional Committees

Dell XPS 13: The smallest 13-inch laptop is a joy to use

In a world of flash convertibles, detachable screens and gaming machines, Dell's straight-shooting consumer laptops can appear underwhelming.<p>But the Dell XPS 13 has landed the standard Windows laptop a top spot in almost every critics list of best laptops for the past two years. Its compact design, …

Personal Computers

Microsoft Surface Book 2 review: a powerful yet pricey laptop-tablet combo

With prices starting at £1500, this isn’t a casual purchase – but with its detachable screen, this could be the best Windows 10 power-user laptop going<p>The first generation Surface Book was a feat of engineering that took Microsoft’s Surface tablet PC and turned it on its head, making it a laptop …

Personal Computers

How to Check Your HP Laptop for the Synaptic Keylogger and Remove It

Last week BleepingComputer covered how some HP laptops have a keylogger, or really a debug trace, in a certain version of the the Synaptic keyboard …

Personal Computers

The Best Products of 2017

Roku Streaming Stick Plus<p>Apple TV 4K<p>LG OLEDC7P<p>TCL P series Roku TV (2017)<p>Vizio M series (2017)<p>Bose QuietComfort 35 II<p>Sony WH-1000XM2<p>V-Moda Crossfade 2 Wireless<p>Vizio SB3621<p>Sony STR-DN1080<p>Sonos One<p>Yamaha YAS-207<p>Bose SoundLink Revolve+<p>Q Acoustics 3020<p>KEF Q350<p>Apple iPhone X<p>Samsung Galaxy Note 8<p>OnePlus …

Personal Computers

Size of a Raspberry Pi, power of a MacBook: The Window 10-powered LattePanda Alpha

The LattePanda Alpha has more in common with a laptop than low-cost board like the Pi.<p>If you're after a computer close to the size of the tiny …

Raspberry Pi

Continuum’s not dead: Mirabook is a laptop powered by a Windows Phone

Mirabook, a laptop that essentially runs off of a Windows 10 Mobile smartphone, is going on sale in 2018, and pre-orders are now being taken.<p>Using …

Windows Phone

Bring home the Sceptre 55-inch 4K UHDTV w/ 4 HDMI ports for $300 ($100 off)

Walmart is currently offering the Sceptre 55-inch 4K UHDTV w/4 HDMI inputs for <b>$299.99 shipped</b>. Regularly going for $400, today’s deal saves you $100 and drops the price to a new all-time low. This is also $10 less than our previous mention and the best we’re seeing out there. Over 1,000 customers …

Gear & Gadgets

Daily Deals: $50 Off PS4 Pro With Video Game Trade-In

<i>Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may</i> …

Xbox

Asus Reveals Specifications Of Snapdragon-Powered NovaGo Convertible Laptop

The Asus NovaGo was announced last week at Qualcomm’s Snapdragon Tech Summit, and now the company is sharing additional specifications on one of the …

Tablets

Intel shines up low-powered PCs for 2018 using its Pentium, Celeron CPUs

After rebranding its seventh-generation Pentium processors as “Pentium Gold” in October, Intel is now delivering new post-Atom Pentium Silver and …

Computer Hardware

HP's second laptop keylogger in less than a year

PRIVACY SCARE!<p>| December 11, 20173:26 pm | Filed under: Uncategorized 0<p>Researcher Michael Myng was trying to work out how to control the backlight on …

Cybersecurity

Dell Sells PCs Without Intel's Management Engine, but With Tradeoffs - ExtremeTech

Dell Sells PCs Without Intel’s Management Engine, but With Tradeoffs<p>By on December 11, 2017 at 9:18 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from …

Kaby Lake

Can You Charge a MacBook Pro with a 12" MacBook Charger?

The beauty of USB-C is the technology’s inherent ability to be universal. It’s capable of data exchange, high-resolution video output, 100W of power …

Personal Computers

HP leaves accidental keylogger in laptop keyboard driver

Debugging code left in production software is often a security problem waiting to happen.<p>That’s because debugging code is typically put in when you …

Debugging

Best holiday laptop deals

The holidays are a great time for laptop deals, but with only weeks left in the season time is running out. Not coincidentally, today is "Green Monday"—a term coined by eBay for the last Monday that's at least 10 days before Christmas. (Otherwise known as the day when you still have a good amount …

Personal Computers