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Walmart’s new super-cheap Gateway laptops have 11th-gen Intel CPUs

Gateway was one of the most recognizable computer manufacturers in the 1990s, best known for affordable PCs and the cow pattern boxes that its computers were shipped in. Walmart recently revived the brand with a new line of budget laptops, and now they are being updated with new Intel processors. There's also a new horrifying...

These are the best Android Apps and Games for Kids: Educational apps, Entertainment apps, and Games!

Are you looking for some great Android apps and games to keep your kids occupied? If so, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve selected some of the best Android apps that will help your kids learn new things while also having fun. There are also some cool games that will keep your kids entertained...

Google commits to delivering 5 years of updates to Nest products

Google has committed to delivering 5 years of software security updates to Nest products. This finally gives us a sense of how long Nest products will be supported for, as previously, Google never confirmed how long they'd support new products after launch. For example, the Google Home Hub (renamed to the Nest Hub after launch)...

Best cases for the Microsoft Surface Go 2: Targus, Supcase, UAG, and more

The Surface Go series is the most affordable Windows tablet offering from Microsoft. It's fit for customers looking for a smaller version of the Surface Pro that they can carry around and have the option of connecting the Surface Type Cover keyboard for productive tasks. The Surface Go features a 10-inch display and is powered by...

Users get Windows 11 running on a Lumia 950 XL and Raspberry Pi 4

Earlier this week, Microsoft released the first Windows 11 preview build to Insiders. For most people, you'll need to download the latest build through Windows Update using a Windows 10 PC. But a few creative users have gotten the new build running on more unconventional devices. The Raspberry Pi 4 and the Lumia 950 XL...

Dell’s fancy new webcam records in 4K and supports Windows Hello

There has been almost no competition in the PC webcam space for years, with Logitech being the only company releasing new models, and even Logitech was mostly just adding minor changes to its existing products. The uptick in working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic finally convinced technology companies that many people are interested in...

Galaxy Z Flip 3 leak reveals Samsung’s clamshell foldable will come in many colors

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is launching in just a few weeks, but we don't know a lot of specific details about the new clamshell foldable. While we've seen some leaks that have mentioned a potential launch date (that we're still not sure of) and a teaser image of it in its folded state,...

Windows 11 Insider Preview first look: Hands on with the new features

Microsoft released the first Windows 11 Insider Preview build the other day. Other than an early leak, it's our first real look at Windows 11, and there's a lot more here than there was on that original leaked build. A couple of weeks ago, we already looked at some key things. The most notable addition in...

Android Automotive is made for cars but this developer ported it to a Samsung tablet

Android Automotive is a special fork of Android designed to run as the primary operating system of an In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) system. In contrast, Android Auto is an app that runs off of your phone that projects a driving-optimized UI onto the car's built-in dashboard. Both Android Automotive and Android Auto let you run driving-optimized...

This third-party library brings Android 12’s Material You theming to any app

Material You is the latest revision of Google's design language. With Material You, Google is emphasizing personalization, which is why in Android 12, there's a new dynamic theming system that recolors your UX using colors extracted from your wallpaper. This dynamic theming system, code-named "monet", went live in Android 12 Beta 2, but Google has...

Best HP laptops for gaming: Omen, Pavilion, and more

With the myriad of laptops out there today, it's fair to say we're usually spoiled for choice in most categories. That includes gaming, and we've already rounded up some of the best gaming laptops you can buy. We also have a list of the best budget gaming laptops out there, so there's a lot to...

Amazon Music subscribers can get a free Disney+ subscription

Amazon Music Unlimited subscribers, both new and old, will get several months of free Disney+. Old subscribers will get 3 months free, whereas new subscribers will get 6 months free when they sign up. This is one of the best ways to try out Disney+ currently, as there are no official trial programs for testing...