Home Theater

How to convert your VHS tapes to DVD, Blu-ray, or digital file

There's no reason you should have to lose those precious home videos just because VHS is a dying format. Check out our guide to learn how to convert VHS tapes to a digital format, and save those memories forever.

Pixelbook vs. Notebook 9 Pen: Battle of the modern stylus-supporting notebooks

Samsung Notebook 9 vs. Pixelbook, which is the better laptop? Although the hardware under the hood of each is quite similar, there are some notable differences that may make you want to pick one over the other.

A specific text character can crash iPhones or start a continuous reboot loop

A recent bug report reveals that a specific Indian language text character caused the iOS springboard to crash, locking users out of the Messages app and other third-party apps. Apple provides a fix in the latest iOS beta.

Microsoft focuses on stability in latest preview as Spring Creators Update nears

The latest Windows preview builds are out, and in the case of Redstone 4, aka Spring Creators Update, Microsoft is mostly focusing on stability. The company also released a build for the Skip Ahead crowd.

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen vs. HP Spectre x360

The Samsung Notebook 9 Pen is a brand new model meant to take on the best convertible 2-in-1s around, such as HP's excellent Spectre x360 stands that has long been one of our favorites. Can the novelty of the S Pen stand up to the premium…

Microsoft celebrates five years of the Surface Pro by shaving $200 off the price

If you've been thinking about picking up a Microsoft Surface Pro, then its fifth anniversary might be the perfect time. The company is celebrating by offering up to $200 off the 2-in-1 at the Microsoft Store and other retailers.

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen vs. Dell XPS 13 2-in-1: Which should you buy?

Dell's XPS 13 2-in-1 is a little dated at this point, with older seventh-gen low-powered CPUs, while the Samsung Notebook 9 Pen benefits from its newer, more powerful eighth-generation Intel Core processor.

Intel opens bug hunt to all security researchers, offers possible $250K payout

Intel is now expanding its Bug Bounty Program to all security researchers, ending its invite-only limitation. The company is also raising the payout for all other bounties to prevent another Meltdown-type media frenzy.
Product Review

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen Review

Samsung built a laptop for its fabled S Pen, but it's no Galaxy Note.

Samsung, we need to talk about your laptops

Laptops like the Notebook 9 Pen have a lot of potential. It's super light, thin, and even has great battery life. But as you realize that Samsung just doesn't care very much about its laptops, that's what makes them even more disappointing.

Five years on, Microsoft’s Surface has made your PC better

Microsoft is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its innovative and controversial Surface line. The company's 2-in-1s paved the way for new categories of PCs.

How to turn on Bluetooth in Windows

Bluetooth makes connecting a Windows PC to all kinds of accessories fast an easy, with just a few quick steps needed to start mousing, typing, and listening. Here is how to turn on Bluetooth in Windows.