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A woman dives into action with the Meta Quest 2.

VR is even cheaper: Meta Quest 2 just got a price reduction

Even the Quest 3 is already out, the Quest 2 is still a contender, especially with this second permanent reduction in price down to just $200.
Someone holding the Core i9-12900KS processor.

Some Intel CPUs lost 9% of their performance almost overnight

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga Gen 7 front angled view showing display.

Quick! This Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga 2-in-1 laptop is 51% off

Apple MacBook Pro 14 top down view showing keyboard and touchpad.

How to type an em dash on a Mac

HP Pavilion x360 laptop in laptop mode.

One of HP’s best 2-in-1 laptops just had its price slashed to $460

Alienware Aurora R16 sitting on a desk.

Weekend deal: Save $350 on this Alienware gaming PC with RTX 4070

Screenshot showing battery life in Windows.

How to check your laptop battery health

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The most common Skype problems and how to fix them

Asus Zenbook 14 OLED front view showing display and keyboard.

The 6 best laptops for realtors in 2024

The JBL Tune 760NC wireless headphones on someone's head.

How to convert WMA to MP3 on Mac, Windows, and Web

A person listening to music on headphones.

How to convert FLAC to MP3 on Mac, Windows, and web

An iPhone 14 displaying the Amazon Music app with a Dolby Atmos Music playlist, next to a set of Apple AirPods Max headphones.

How to convert M4A files to MP3 on Mac, Windows, and web

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AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D sitting on a motherboard.

How hot is too hot for your CPU?

How hot should your processor be running? If it's working hard, close to 100 degrees isn't the end of the world. Here's how hot it can really run.
Person using Windows 11 laptop on their lap by the window.

The most common Windows 11 problems and how to fix them

Windows 11 is Microsoft's best and brightest operating system yet, but it still has problems. Here's how to fix some of the most common Windows 11 issues.
Using the Apple iPad Air 5.

The 6 best tablets for college in 2024

Need a great tablet for all college? Here's a look at six of our favorites, including the iPad Air, Surface Pro 9, and Samsung Galaxy Tab A9+.
dlss hidden modes dt respec

How I unlocked the hidden modes of DLSS

A range of presets behind the scenes make DLSS work properly, and a clever mod allows you to tweak how they work.
The Twitch desktop app.

How to cancel a Twitch subscription on desktop or mobile

Is it time to part ways with your Twitch account? Even if you’re only taking a small break from the platform, here’s a guide on how to cancel your subscription.
Razer webcam sitting on top of a monitor.

How to tell if your webcam has been hacked

Has your webcam been hacked? It's a common fear, but how does it happen? Here's how to tell if someone may be watching through your computer cam and what to do.
A close-up of someone using Microsoft Teams on a laptop for a videoconference.

The most common Microsoft Teams problems and how to fix them

Microsoft Teams serves as a vital link for businesses and organizations that helps ensure seamless communication. Here's how to fix some common problems.
The best VPN for Mac is NordVPN.

NordVPN free trial: Try the service for free for a month

A NordVPN free trial is a great way to test out the popular VPN service, as well as to test if a VPN service is something you want for your home or office.
Person using their laptop on the floor.

How to convert a PDF to JPG on Mac, Windows, and web

Converting a PDF to a JPG isn’t a hard task, and there are several ways to complete the transformation. Plus, we made this guide to help you.
The back of the ASUS ROG Zephyrus M16 sitting on a table

The 6 best laptops for engineers in 2024

If you're thinking of picking up a new laptop for engineering, then you'll want to check out our favorite picks below.
A smartphone displaying YouTube on its screen as it lays on top of a laptop's keyboard.

How to download YouTube videos for offline viewing

Our guide will teach you how to download YouTube videos on PC, iPhone, iPad, Android, and Mac, and educate you on the ethics of doing so.
Event listing for Chappel Roan on Spotify, seen on an iPhone.

How to cancel Spotify Premium on any device

Is it time to part ways with your Spotify Premium account? Here’s how to cancel your Spotify subscription on your desktop PC and mobile devices.
Infinix Zero 30 5G Android phone in gold color with ChatGPT virtual assistant.

How to delete your ChatGPT account

Has the fun and bewilderment of ChatGPT worn off? Here’s a guide on how to delete your ChatGPT account in just a few simple steps.
Infinix Zero 30 5G Android phone in gold color with ChatGPT virtual assistant.

How to cancel your ChatGPT Plus subscription

Tired of paying that monthly bill for your ChatGPT Plus subscription? Here’s how to cancel this recurring charge.
Windows 10 Home vs. Pro

How to factory reset Windows 10 or Windows 11

If your PC is being sold or has serious errors, then your best option is to factory reset Windows. We'll walk you through the entire process, step by step.
Man in front of iMac.

How to find a Wi-Fi password on Mac

Need to review your Wi-Fi password on a macOS system? Here's how to find it quickly on a Mac so you can make sure it's the right password, update it, and more.
The ChatGPT website on a laptop's screen as the laptop sits on a counter in front of a black background.

How to get GPT-4 for free

GPT-4 is the latest language model from ChatGPT maker, OpenAI, but you have to pay $20 a month for it. Or do you? Here's how to get it for free.
Apple MacBook Pro 16 front view showing display and keyboard.

How to forget a network on a Mac

Need to get your MacBook to forget a Wi-Fi network it keeps automatically connecting to? Here’s how to manually remove the network from your computer.
GPU inside the Dell XPS Desktop 8960.

How to install a graphics card

Replacing a graphics card can be an enthralling and meticulous endeavor. Here’s a guide to help you replace or upgrade a GPU.
The Dell XPS 13 in front of a window.

The 6 best laptops for Excel in 2024

We take a look at the best laptops for Excel as well as focus on what you need to consider when buying one.
Dell Chromebook 3189 2-in-1 on a classroom desk floating in the air.

How to get Android apps on a Chromebook

Even if you own an older Chromebook without the Google Play Store built in, you can still add Android apps to your PC. Here’s how.
Graphics card in the Alienware Aurora R16.

How to increase fps and smooth gameplay on your PC

Optimizing your gameplay settings could make all the difference for your next online match. Here’s all the most important adjustments you should make.

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Senior Editor, Computing

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.