Skip to main content
  1. Home
  2. Computing

Computing

About

News, reviews, and discussion about desktop PCs, laptops, and everything else in the world of computing, including in-depth buying guides and daily videos.

Senior Editor, Computing
AT&T's logo.

AT&T reveals cause of Thursday’s massive outage

AT&T has shared the results of its initial investigation into the service outage that affected many of its customers on Thursday.
Windows 11 on a tablet.

How to move the taskbar in Windows 11

How to delete your YouTube account

Here’s how to delete your YouTube account on any device

The bottom of the AMD Ryzen 9 7950X3D

What’s the best CPU for under $100? I compared the two main options

Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger stands in front of a blue and purple background.

One of the great rivalries in PCs could collapse

HP Spectre x360 16 2024 front view showing tent mode.

HP Spectre x360 16 (2024) review: just not enough power

Dell XPS 15 9530 front angled view showing display and keyboard deck.

Get $500 off the Dell XPS 15 with an RTX 4050 and 1TB SSD

A screenshot of the Nvidia app.

Nvidia is replacing its crusty, Windows XP-era app with something much better

Apple MacBook Pro 16 downward view showing keyboard and speaker.

The best MacBook to buy in 2024

A man holding a teacup staring at laptop screen.

How to change your Google background in Chrome

The WD Easystore 14TB External USB 3.0 hard drive on a desk next to a monitor and near a plant.

How to share an external hard drive between Mac and Windows

dell xps 13 9315 review 06

9 best laptops of 2024: tested and reviewed

Original Series
RTX 4070 seen from the side.

Nvidia RTX 50-series graphics cards: news, release date, price, and more

Nvidia's upcoming RTX 50-series graphics cards are undoubtedly going to rival some of the best GPUs. Here's what we know about them.
Overwatch 2 running on the LG OLED 27 gaming monitor.

The best OLED monitors that you should buy in 2024

With their individual pixels emitting light independently, OLED displays provide exceptional contrast and pixel-perfect precision.
A tray of Intel Core Ultra CPUs.

Intel and Microsoft just announced a huge collaboration

Microsoft will be leveraging Intel's 18A technology for the production of an undisclosed chip.
An Intel Meteor Lake processor socketed in a motherboard.

Intel road map explained: going beyond 2027

Intel debuted an updated road map at its IFS Direct event, showcasing what the company is doing through 2027.
macos mojave hands on review app store

The best Mac apps for 2024: top software for your Mac

Wondering what to install on your Mac? Look no further than our list of the best Mac apps, including everything from excellent productivity tools to security.
Intel Core i9-13900K held between fingertips.

Intel CPU gaming crashes are causing an uproar

Many users are reporting issues with crashes in games on Intel's top CPUs, including the Core i9-14900k.
A response from ChatGPT on an Android phone.

ChatGPT shortly devolved into an AI mess

An issue is impacting ChatGPT right now, sending the AI chatbot off on some unhinged, nonsensical tangents.
Alienware Aurora R15 placed at an angle on a table.

Alienware sale: Up to $1,000 off top gaming laptops and gaming PCs

There's an ongoing Alienware sale from Dell, which is offering discounts of up to $1,000 for gaming PCs and gaming laptops. Hurry if you don't want to miss out.
The HP Victus 15L gaming PC on a desk.

This HP gaming PC with an RTX 3060 is $570 off right now

The HP Victus 15L gaming desktop with the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3060 graphics card and 16GB of RAM is on sale for just $830 from HP following a $570 discount.
Automatic Replies in Outlook on the web on a Mac.

How to set up an out-of-office reply in Outlook on any device

Don’t let others wonder why you aren’t replying to emails. Here’s how to set an out-of-office reply in Outlook for Windows, Mac, and the web.
A person sitting down and using a laptop.

How to save a webpage as a PDF on desktop and mobile

Need to save and share a webpage in a hurry? The best way is to create a PDF file. Here are step-by-step instructions revealing how to save a webpage as a PDF.
Fingers on WASD on a gaming keyboard.

WASD and arrow keys swapped? Here’s how to fix it

Another online match foiled because your WASD and arrow keys got swapped? We’ll teach you how to fix it, so please don’t throw out your keyboard!
A person using 1Password on a desktop all-in-one computer while sat at a desk. There are two laptops next to them on the desk.

How to measure your PC’s power use, and why it matters

Whether you're looking to upgrade your computer or want to save money on your energy bill, here are several ways you can monitor the power draw of your PC.
Outlook in Firefox on an iMac.

How to change a signature in Outlook on desktop and web

Update your name, add a quote, or simply make sure you close your emails properly. Here’s how to change a signature in Outlook on Windows, Mac, and the web.
The XPS 14 and MacBook Pro side by side on a desk.

I reviewed both the XPS 14 and MacBook Pro. They’re closer than you think

Dell's XPS 14 brings an ultramodern design, cutting-edge components, and more to the 14-inch laptop. But can it compete with Apple's MacBook Pro 14?
The HP 255 G9 laptop against a white background.

This HP work-from-home laptop is discounted from $1,339 to $449

If you need a new laptop for work-from-home purposes, you may want to consider HP's offer for the HP 255 G9, as it's on sale for $449 after an $890 discount.
Razer Blade 14 2023 on desk with lighting in background

See Razer Blade 14 (2024) with GeForce RTX 40-Series Graphics: Plus more deals

Sponsored
Come take a look at the latest model of the Razer Blade 14 (2024) and what it has to offer. Plus, see a great deal on the Razer Blade 14 (2023).
The Acer Swift Go 14 2024 laptop placed on a wooden table.

Acer’s new superthin laptops are also highly affordable

Acer has just launched two new thin and light notebooks, both of which are powered by the latest AMD Ryzen mobile processors.
Pads on the AMD Ryzen 7 7800X3D.

Here’s how two of the best budget CPUs stack up against each other

The Ryzen 5 7600 and Core i5 14400 are two of the best budget CPUs of their generations, but which is the best of the two? Let's find out.
Apple MacBook Pro 16 downward view showing keyboard and speaker.

I never knew I needed this mini Mac app, but now I can’t live without it

Quick Tab is a brilliant little app that greatly improves app switching in macOS. It’s simple, easy to use, and is a genius solution to a finicky Mac problem.
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pro.

Samsung adding Auracast and 360 Audio to more TVs, phones, and earbuds

Samsung is expanding the capability of its phones, tablets, TVs, and earbuds, adding Auracast, 360 Audio, and fast switching.
The Lenovo ThinkPad L14 on a white background.

Normally $2039, this Lenovo laptop just had its price slashed to $599

Snap up the Lenovo ThinkPad L14 at Lenovo right now and enjoy a great budget-friendly laptop for significantly less than usual.

Computing News

Laptops

Computing Reviews

Computing Guides

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.