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An OLED HDR demo running on the Asus ROG Zephyrus G14.

Why this gaming laptop is the MacBook Pro’s biggest competition

There's no laptop quite like the 14-inch MacBook Pro right now. But this gaming laptop gets surprisingly close.
The OneDrive app on a Windows PC.

OneDrive is ruining my PC gaming setup

A person holds an iPhone in front of a MacBook.

The 6 best ways Macs work with your other Apple devices

Magic Mouse next to a Mac keyboard on a desk.

Big discounts just landed on Apple’s Magic Mouse and Trackpad

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Save $400 on this (upgradeable) gaming PC with an RTX 4060

Dell XPS 14 lifestyle view showing laptop on coffee table.

Our 5 favorite laptop deals in Best Buy’s ‘3-Day Sale’ — from $159

Apple iPad 9th Gen. 2021 on porch with toys.

Our 5 favorite tablet deals in Best Buy’s ‘3-Day Sale’

Asus ROG Zephyrus M16 placed on a desk.

Our 5 favorite gaming laptop deals in Best Buy’s ‘3-Day Sale’

A person using a laptop with a set of code seen on the display.

How to check your Mac for viruses and malware

Yakuza Like a Dragon on the Asus ROG PG32UCDM.

I couldn’t live without this underrated monitor feature

The back of the Asus ROG Zephyrus G14.

I can’t wait for ARM-based gaming laptops

A smartphone sitting on a wooden table, showing the Gmail app's inbox on its screen.

How to find archived emails in Gmail and return them to your inbox

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A person typing on a MacBook keyboard.

Here’s how to unlock a keyboard that’s locked

A locked keyboard can be a major inconvenience as we rely on keyboards to operate our PCs and laptops. Here's a guide to how to unlock a keyboard that's locked.
Windows 11 set up on a computer.

How to resize an image on Mac, Windows, and a Chromebook

Whether you need to scale an image up or down, or change the aspect ratio, our guide covers how to resize images for Windows, macOS, and ChromeOS.
The Tecno Mega Mini Gaming G1 mini-gaming PC showcased at MWC 2024.

This smartphone company made a shockingly small watercooled gaming PC

The Tecno Mega Mini Gaming G1 is one of the smallest mini-PCs that comes with a custom watercooling solution.
Windows 11 set up on a computer.

How to change your default browser in Windows 11

Windows 11 might want to push you to use Edge, but you probably have another favorite. Whatever it is, here's how to make it the default browser.
Steam Deck over a pink background.

Nvidia is reportedly ‘worried that it’s missing the boat’

Nvidia has completely neglected the gaming handheld market, which is where AMD absolutely dominates -- but that might not be the case for long.
Cyberpunk 2077 being played on the Alienware 32 QD-OLED.

Fullscreen vs. Windowed borderless: which is best for gaming?

Fullscreen and windowed borderless are two popular screen modes for gaming, but which is best, and why? Here's why and when you should use one over the other.
A person setting at a desk with the Cooler Master Ncore 100 Max case.

I can’t wait to try out these upcoming mini-ITX cases

A new wave of mini-ITX cases is set to arrive this year and these are some of the most compelling ones to look out for.
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HP Omen Transcend 14 review: going for gold

HP is entering the 14-inch gaming laptop market, and despite a few stumbles, the Omen Transcend 14 still manages to impress.
The Dell XPS 13 in front of a window.

Dell is starting March with a huge sale on laptops and gaming PCs

Dell has a huge sale on right now with big discounts on a wide range of products including laptops, gaming PCs, and monitors.
Two LG UltraGear monitors on a desk, seen from the side.

I finally stopped neglecting my second monitor, and you should too

I'm a fan of dual-monitor setups, but I recently realized that I've been doing it all wrong.
Dell XPS 8930 Review

Should you turn your computer off at night? We asked an expert

Do you always leave your computer on? Should you turn it off at night? What are the benefits and problems associated with each scenario? We asked the experts.
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How to convert your VHS tapes to DVD, Blu-ray, or digital

VHS tapes are bordering on extinction. Luckily, we've put together an in-depth guide on how to convert VHS to DVD or another modern format of your choosing.
Installing RAM in a desktop PC.

How to build a PC from scratch: A beginner’s guide for building your own desktop computer

Building a computer might seem intimidating, but DIY PC building can be a lot of fun, and with a little help, anyone can do it. Here's how.
The HP Dragonfly Pro Chromebook rear view showing lid and logo.

How to install Windows on a Chromebook

Own a Chromebook but miss the Windows OS? Luckily, you’ll be able to install Windows 11 and 10 on your Google machine by following this step-by-step guide.
The keyboard and trackpad of the MacBook Pro.

Another excellent laptop challenges the MacBook Pro and falls short

HP's Spectre x360 16 is the latest in a long line of excellent 360-degree convertible 2-in-1 laptops. But the MacBook Pro 16 remains on top as the best around.
An Alienware m16 gaming laptop in use on a desk, playing Baldur's Gate III.

The 13 best cheap gaming laptop deals in March 2024

With plenty of gaming laptop deals around, we've highlighted some of the best from Alienware, Lenovo, HP, and many more great laptop manufacturers.
Apple M1 MacBook Air open on a desk with plants in the background.

Best Buy laptop deals: Cheap laptops starting at $159

Best Buy is one of the best places to buy a laptop online, and with these Best Buy laptop deals it's one of the best places to save on a new laptop as well.
Three RTX 4080 cards sitting on a pink background.

Microsoft might end one of the most annoying GPU wars

Upscaling solutions from all three GPU vendors have to be supported separately by each game, but Microsoft aims to change that.
Product image of the Fractal Meshify 2 Nano mini-ITX case in white on top of a desk.

Common mistakes to avoid when building a mini-ITX PC

lding a mini-ITX PC comes with challenges, and it's imperative to steer clear of these common mistakes before delving into the process.
AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D held between fingertips.

The best cooler for the 7800X3D isn’t as powerful as you’d think

The 7800X3D is the best gaming processor in the world, not just because it's fast, but because it's efficient. Here are the best coolers to keep it chilled.
A woman using a 38-inch ultrawide Dell monitor.

Time for a second monitor? Get up to 25% off top computer monitor deals at Dell

These top computer monitor deals at Dell are incredible, and it also means it's a great time to shop for a new monitor, get another, or upgrade your old one.
A person using an HP Envy Inspire printer.

HP just hatched its $7-a-month subscription plan for printers

You don't need to own a printer to print at home. HP's All-In Plan provides a selection of printers, ink shipments, and more at a low monthly price.

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Luke Larsen is a Senior Editor at Digital Trends and manages all content covering laptops, monitors, PC hardware, and everything else that plugs into a computer. Luke joined Digital Trends in 2017 as a native Portlander, happy to join a media company that called his city home. His obsession with technology is in observing the ebb and flow of how technological advancement and product design intersects with our day-to-day experience of it. From digging into the minute details to stepping back and seeing the wider trends, Luke revels in telling stories with tech.

Before working at DT, he worked as Tech Editor at Paste Magazine for over four years and has bylines at publications such as IGN and The Oregonian. When he’s not obsessing over what the best laptop is or how Apple can fix the Mac, Luke spends his time playing designer board games, quoting obscure Star Wars lines, and hanging with his family.