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Where is the best place to buy the HP Chromebook 14?

If you're looking for a new Chromebook, there's a good chance at least one model of HP's Chromebook 14 is on your list. The Chromebook 14 lineup from HP spans nearly 20 different models, with a range of configurable options and price points. With so many choices, it's easy to find something that fits your...

Get a 500GB Samsung T7 portable SSD for just $70 ($30 off)

Samsung produces many SATA and NVMe internal SSDs for PCs, but the company also has some external models for transferring files between computers (or just adding more storage to your laptop). One of them is the Samsung T7, a compact portable SSD with a USB Type-C connection. Now you can get the 500GB T7 for...

PS5 beta update brings M.2 SSD storage expansion support, but there’s a catch

Sony has revealed that it’s rolling out a beta update to the PlayStation 5, enabling its long-awaited storage expansion feature. Now gamers who have filled up the storage on their PS5’s built-in SSD and who also have signed up for the beta program will be able to install an M.2 SSD in the bay to...

Does the HP Chromebook 14 have a built-in webcam? Is it any good?

The HP Chromebook 14 is one of the most popular consumer Chromebook models out there. In fact, HP has a number of different variations of the Chromebook 14. If you recently picked up a new or pre-owned HP Chromebook 14, you might be wondering about the webcam. Webcam usage skyrocketed during the Covid-19 pandemic. Even today,...

Today only: OnePlus Nord N200 now on sale for $200 ($40 off)

OnePlus officially revealed the Nord N200 last month, as the company's new entry-level 5G phone for North America and other regions. The device was originally priced at $199.99, though it was also available for free through T-Mobile for a while. Now you can get the US carrier-unlocked model for just $199.99, a savings of $40...

MacBook Air with M1 drops to $850, its lowest price yet ($150 off)

The latest MacBook Air is one of the best laptops you can buy right now, as long as you don't mind using macOS over Windows or Linux. Apple updated it last year with its new ARM-based M1 chip, giving it impressive battery life and performance, all in the same thin-and-light package as older models. The...

How to dual-boot Windows 10 and Windows 11 on the same PC

If you've seen Microsoft's announcement of Windows 11, there's a good chance you're curious to try out the new features. After all, this new version of Windows comes with a lot of interesting changes. It has a brand-new visual design and new features like Snap Layouts, multi-monitor improvements, and much more that you can try...

WayDroid can run Android apps on Linux without slowdowns

There are many ways to run Android apps on desktop computers. Desktop emulators like BlueStacks are popular, you could run Android x86 in a virtual machine (or dual-boot it), or you could wait for Windows 11's Android app compatibility layer. Anbox is another solution for running Android apps, intended to support Linux and Linux-based smartphones,...

XDA Basics: How to make a PDF

‘Portable document format,’ commonly known as PDF, is a file format primarily used to present documents, especially when you need to save a file that a third party cannot modify. Adobe first created PDF in 1993 and, as of today, it's now an open standard maintained by the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO). Essentially it's...

Google Assistant may soon be able to add your name to a restaurant’s waitlist

Google Duplex is an AI-powered natural language processing technology that aims to automate many things that generally require human interaction. For example, if you want to book an appointment at a saloon or reserve a spot at a diner, Duplex can do that for you by calling and speaking to the business on your behalf,...

Samsung’s official Galaxy Z Flip 3 cases are designed for carrying without pockets

The Galaxy Z Flip 3 is almost upon us, as Samsung plans to show it off during the Unpacked event scheduled for August 11th. That doesn't mean the phone is a complete mystery, though — we've seen leak after leak of the new Z Flip, to the point where there's not much left to the...

Best Chromebooks on Amazon: Samsung, ASUS, Acer, and more

Amazon has virtually everything you could want or need. If you're looking for a new Chromebook, there's a good chance you started shopping by opening Amazon. There are dozens of great options from Dell, Samsung, Acer, ASUS, and more. It can be difficult to pare down all those devices into a short list for serious...