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How long will Microsoft support Windows 11?

Microsoft is set to release Windows 11 this holiday season, and while there's a lot of anticipation, there are also many questions. As we prepare to start seeing Windows 11 in laptops all over, it's important to know what we're signing up for. One major question is how long the Windows 11 support period will...

Microsoft has a new PowerToys tool to keep your PC awake

Have you ever left your PC running a task only to find that it went to sleep while you were gone? It can happen sometimes. For example, if you've used DaVinci Resolve, you may have found that your PC can go to sleep while exporting a video. Thankfully, someone at Microsoft has acknowledged that problem,...

iPhone 13 Pro’s upgraded ultra wide-angle camera may support autofocus

The iPhone 13 series will likely launch in September later this year, so long as the global chip shortage doesn't get in the way. While there hasn't been a single major leak extensively detailing every aspect of the new iPhone, we've gotten bits and pieces thanks to reputable leakers. One of the most reputable sources...

ASUS finally brings its compact ZenFone 8 phone to the US

Last month, ASUS unveiled two new affordable flagships in the ZenFone 8 and ZenFone 8 Flip. At the time, both phones were limited to Europe, but ASUS did promise it would bring the smaller ZenFone 8 to the stateside later on. Keeping its word, the company has now finally brought the phone to the US. The...

Google Play adds stricter ID requirements and 2 Step Verification for developers

Last August, Google Play announced that it planned to make two-factor authentication (2FA) mandatory for new developers. In a new blog post, Google has outlined the steps it's taking to improve security on the platform and for developers. These measures include stricter ID requirements for new developers and mandatory 2-Step Verification for all developers when...

HP’s Pavilion Aero is an AMD Ryzen laptop that weighs under a kilogram

Today, HP is announcing the Pavilion Aero 13, and the company says that this is its lightest consumer laptop yet. It weighs in at under a kilogram, something that we've only seen on the business end of things from the firm with the Elite Dragonfly. Perhaps even more interesting is that the HP Pavilion Aero 13...

These are the Best Camera Apps for Android: Google Camera, Open Camera, ProCam X, and more!

Cameras on smartphones have improved by a huge margin over the years. Modern smartphones have eliminated the need for a point-and-shoot camera, and come very close to what a DSLR or a mirrorless camera can capture in terms of colors as well as details. While you can find several phones with the best camera hardware...

Google Messages adds sorting and auto OTP deletion features in India

Many apps in India use One Time Passwords to authenticate requests and provide users with an extra layer of protection. As useful as OTPs are, they can clutter your inbox in no time. Throw into the mix those endless promotional messages and transaction updates your bank and payment services send you, and you’ve something that...

Will Microsoft force me to upgrade to Windows 11?

Microsoft is preparing to release Windows 11 later this year, and it's a major upgrade from Windows 10. It brings a lot of visual changes as well as some new features, while also removing some old ones. All of these changes may be making you worried that Microsoft will force you to upgrade to Windows...

These are the Best Wear OS Apps: Todoist, Outlook, IFTTT, and more!

The Apple Watch is often regarded as one of the best smartwatches in the industry. While that's mainly because the Apple Watch is indeed a fantastic product, it's also partly because there's no stiff competition on the Android side of things. Wear OS has been ignored for a long time by Google, and it was...

Carl Pei’s ‘Nothing’ is launching its first product next month

Back in October last year, OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei revealed he was leaving OnePlus to start a new hardware venture. The new venture later turned out to be a company called Nothing, backed by big names like iPod inventor Tony Fadell, Reddit CEO Steve Huffman, YouTuber Casey Neistat, and Twitch co-founder Kevin Lin. There were...

Best Docking Stations for Chromebooks you can get right now in summer 2021!

Chromebooks are known for their lightweight and portable construction. While this makes them great travel companions, it introduces some hurdles when you're using one at home. For instance, most Chromebooks don't have a substantial array of ports, which can prove to be a major hurdle for those who wish to use several accessories. This is...