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Steam Deck held between two hands.

The best handheld gaming PCs you can buy

We've seen a surge in new handheld gaming PCs over the past year, but which should you buy? We've rounded up the best handheld gaming PCs.
The Ryzen 7 7800X3D installed in a motherboard.

AMD’s new Ryzen 9000 CPU gets beaten by an unexpected rival

A butterfly with vectors filled in using generative AI feature.

Adobe Illustrator’s vector AI features just got a huge update

The McAfee and Norton websites are open in a split-view on a PC monitor.

As a reviewer, here’s why I recommend Norton over McAfee for most people

NotchNook app for MacBooks.

This new app just fixed the MacBook notch, and I love it

Woman using a touchpad on a laptop.

How to unlock a mouse (and why you might need to)

The Dell XPS 14 on a white table with the screen open.

Best laptop deals: Save on the Dell XPS 14, MacBook Pro 16 and more

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I put the new ROG Ally X up against the original ROG Ally

The Samsung Odyssey Neo G9 57-inch mini-LED gaming monitor placed on a desk.

The ultrawide 57-inch Samsung Odyssey monitor is $800 off today

Intel's 14900K CPU socketed in a motherboard.

Intel breaks silence on disastrous instability problem

RX 7900 XTX installed in a test bench.

AMD may finally have an answer to Nvidia’s dominance

Students using Microsoft Office software on their laptops outside.

Best Microsoft Office deals: Get Word, PowerPoint, and Excel for free

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The Tesla Suit Optimus with a black background.

Musk doubles down on promises for Optimus humanoid robots

The company is promising "genuinely useful humanoid robots" if they ever do arrive.
An HP Omen 17 laptop on a desk.

The best 17-inch laptop deals from HP, LG, Razer, and more

If you want a large display on your next laptop you can add some savings to your cart with the best 17-inch laptop deals, which we've rounded up right here.
Asus ROG Ally and Steam Deck sitting next to each other.

Asus ROG Ally vs. Steam Deck: here’s how they compare

Both versions of Asus' ROG Ally are here now, so how do they compare to the Steam Deck? We put all three devices head-to-head.
Lenovo Yoga 9i Gen 8 front angled view showing display and keyboard deck.

Best Lenovo laptop deals: Save on Yoga and ThinkPad laptops

If you need a new laptop, you should take advantage of Lenovo's discounts. There are loads of Lenovo laptop deals out there, so we've gathered our top picks.
Apple M1 MacBook Air open on a desk with plants in the background.

Best Buy laptop deals: Cheap laptops starting at $150

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.
The back of the Nvidia RTX 4080 Super graphics card.

We have bad news about the RTX 5090

A well-known hardware leaker suggests that Nvidia's RTX 5090 won't show up this year, countering several rumors.
Ghost of Tsushima running on the Asus ROG Ally X.

I haven’t put down the Asus ROG Ally X in the past two days

I haven't stopped using the Asus ROG Ally X in the past few days, and I already have a lot of thoughts about Asus' updated handheld.
Shadow in Photoshop on a MacBook.

How to add shadow in Photoshop

If you want to add depth to an object, subject, or text, you can apply a shadow effect. We’ll show you two easy ways to add a shadow in Adobe Photoshop.
McAfee antivirus software is shown on a PC monitor.

I reviewed the McAfee+ Premium bundle for antivirus protection. Is it worth it?

I researched and tested McAfee antivirus to check its malware protection, VPN quality, and customer service to find out if it offers good value.
Changing the resolution in Photoshop on a MacBook.

How to increase the resolution of an image in Photoshop

Do you need a picture that’s sharper, clearer, and better quality for a project or website? Here’s how to increase the resolution of an image in Photoshop.
The Color LaserJet Pro 4301fdw has good photo print quality on glossy paper.

Best color laser printers for 2024: tested and reviewed

Color laser printers are a smart choice for home offices and small businesses, but which should you buy? Here are our top picks for every budget.
Intel Core i5-13600K installed in a motherboard.

Intel Arrow Lake: everything we know about the 15th-gen chips

Intel Arrow Lake is slated to launch in 2024, even if that wasn't the original plan. Here's everything we know about Arrow Lake so far.
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How I fixed the most annoying part of PC gaming

You have to get through half a dozen launchers to access all of your games on PC, and it's the most annoying part of PC gaming. Here's how I fixed it.
A top down view of the Alienware m16 R2.

Alienware m16 and m18 gaming laptops have $500 discounts today

Destroy the competition with one of Alienware’s best gaming laptops! Both the M16 and M18 Series are discounted for a limited time when you buy through Dell.
The ThinkPad E16 Gen 1 turned to its side, open, and with a menu open.

This Lenovo ThinkPad is usually $2,029 — it’s $873 this weekend

It’s time to save some dough on your new workplace laptop! Take home the Lenovo ThinkPad E16 for just $873 when you purchase through Lenovo.
Asus Chromebook Plus CX34 laptop.

Back-to-school shopping? This is the Chromebook deal you want

Beat all the back-to-school shoppers and buy your new college laptop right now! Take home the Asus Chromebook Plus CX3402 for just $350 while this deal lasts.
A woman using a HP Chromebook laptop while sitting at a bright green table with a cup of coffee, all in front of a colorful background.

It’s time to add one more service to the Google graveyard

Google continues its not-so-new trend of killing services left, right, and center -- and this time it's the Google URL Shortener's turn.
The LG C3 Series OLED 4K TV in a living room.

Best Buy is having a huge open-box sale — here’s what’s worth buying

Best Buy is having an enormous blowout on many different open-box devices. Here’s just a few that we'd like to recommend!
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Intel responds to reported laptop CPU instability problems

After facing instability issues with their Core i9 desktop CPUs, Intel has denied that mobile chips have the same problem.
The Glorious Model O 2 Pro mouse sitting on a desk.

How to clean a mouse pad — the right way

Cleaning your mouse pad is important for keeping your mouse working. Here's how to clean it properly to keep it in tip-top condition.
A hand holding AMD's Ryzen 9 9950X.

AMD Zen 5: everything we know about AMD’s next-gen CPUs

AMD's Zen 5 CPUs will debut on July 31, and they may well bring with them the biggest performance boost in generations.
Google Gemini on smartphone.

What is Gemini Advanced? Here’s how to use Google’s premium AI

Gemini Advanced suite brings AI features to the entire ecosystem of Google apps. Here's how to use it.

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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.