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You need to start using these 5 hidden Xbox Series X features

You need to start using these 5 hidden Xbox Series X features

If you're looking to customize your Xbox Series X, you need to check out these five useful features.
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Watch a modder transform a Mac Mini into a Nintendo Wii

Watch a modder transform a Mac Mini into a Nintendo Wii

Popular YouTuber Luke Miani has managed to fit the innards of an Apple M1-powered Mac Mini into a Nintendo Wii that can, among other things, game at 4K. 
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It’s not just you: Microsoft confirms Windows 11 is having gaming issues

It’s not just you: Microsoft confirms Windows 11 is having gaming issues

Microsoft has confirmed that the latest version of Windows 11 is causing a lag when running certain games and apps a month after the 22H2 update was released.
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If you love game history, you need to try Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration

If you love game history, you need to try Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration

Atari 50: The Anniversary Celebration's detailed Interactive Timelines are a must for future game collections.
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The best free Xbox Series X games

The best free Xbox Series X games

Xbox Series X has an impressive lineup of free-to-play games. From Fortnite and Warframe to Fall Guys and Halo Infinite, here are the best free Series X games.
Microsoft has released a new Windows 11 feature that makes the OS photos app compatible with Apple's iClould.

Windows 11 will now work more seamlessly with Apple iCloud

Windows 11 will now work more seamlessly with Apple iCloud

Microsoft has released a new Windows 11 feature that makes the OS photos app compatible with Apple's iClould.
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Update Windows now — Microsoft just fixed several dangerous exploits

Update Windows now — Microsoft just fixed several dangerous exploits

Microsoft has just fixed a whole lot of dangerous vulnerabilities as part of its latest Windows patch.
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These new Zoom features take on Teams and Outlook in a serious way

These new Zoom features take on Teams and Outlook in a serious way

Zoom has announced its in-house Mail and Calendar clients, which will soon be available in beta.
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Microsoft’s DirectStorage can now boost your game loading times by 200%

Microsoft’s DirectStorage can now boost your game loading times by 200%

Microsoft has just released DirectStorage 1.1, officially adding the long-awaited GPU decompression that could lower loading times by 200%.
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The best games on Xbox Game Pass for 2022 (right now)

The best games on Xbox Game Pass for 2022 (right now)

From RPGs to shooters to indie hits, the list of the best games on Xbox Game Pass is massive and keeps growing. Here are the titles you should dive into first.
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Will my computer automatically update for daylight saving time?

Will my computer automatically update for daylight saving time?

Check out these fixes you can use if you're having trouble with your Windows or Mac automatically updating for daylight saving time.
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How to install Windows 11 or Windows 10 on the Steam Deck

How to install Windows 11 or Windows 10 on the Steam Deck

You can run Windows on the Steam Deck, but the process is a little involved. Here's how to install Windows 11 or 10 on your Steam Deck.
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Microsoft Word Free Trial: Get a month of service for free

Microsoft Word Free Trial: Get a month of service for free

Microsoft Word, part of the Office suite, is an essential word processor -- but it's not free. If you're looking for a Microsoft Word free trial, read on.
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Best Xbox One deals and bundles for November 2022

Best Xbox One deals and bundles for November 2022

The Xbox One remains a capable console despite Microsoft's launch of the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S. Here are the best Xbox One deals for you to enjoy.
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Best Xbox Live Gold deals for November 2022

Best Xbox Live Gold deals for November 2022

If you are trying to ease the boredom of being stuck at home, we have an Xbox Live Gold deal for you. Check out the best Xbox Live Gold deals.

Best Microsoft Surface Pro deals for November 2022

Best Microsoft Surface Pro deals for November 2022

The Microsoft Surface Pro is a fantastic Windows tablet, and we’ve scoured the web to bring you this list of the best Microsoft Surface Pro deals available now.
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Best Microsoft Office deals for November 2022

Best Microsoft Office deals for November 2022

Microsoft Office is paid software, so a discount is always welcome. Here are the best Microsoft Office deals you can find right now.
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The best capture cards for 2022: Xbox, PlayStation, and PC

The best capture cards for 2022: Xbox, PlayStation, and PC

The best capture cards help you capture high frame rates and resolutions on your Xbox Series X, PS5, and PC. Here are the capture devices to look out for.
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The best FPS games for Xbox Series X

The best FPS games for Xbox Series X

Looking for the best shooting action supported by the butter-smooth rates and high resolutions offered by the Xbox Series X? These are the titles worth buying!
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The best multiplayer games on the Xbox Series X

The best multiplayer games on the Xbox Series X

Don't waste your time and money on all the boring games out there. Instead, check out this list of the best multiplayer games for Xbox Series X to jump into.
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II: How to get A Crappy Way To Die trophy or achievement

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II: How to get A Crappy Way To Die trophy or achievement

When they've got to go, they've got to go – but it might cost them their life. Here's how to get one of the most ridiculous trophies in Modern Warefare II.
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Microsoft just teased its next big Windows 11 update

Microsoft just teased its next big Windows 11 update

Microsoft has given us a glimpse of a feature that "Moment 2" may bring as early as January 2023.
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You can get a free PC Game Pass subscription via Twitch subscriptions

You can get a free PC Game Pass subscription via Twitch subscriptions

Microsoft and Twitch are teaming up to give out free PC Game Pass subscriptions for every Twitch subscription purchase or gift for a limited time.
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November’s Game Pass lineup brings PC hit Vampire Survivors to console

November’s Game Pass lineup brings PC hit Vampire Survivors to console

Xbox Game Pass is bringing PC hit Vampire Survivors to console for the first time this November.
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The best upcoming Xbox Series X games: 2022, 2023, and beyond

The best upcoming Xbox Series X games: 2022, 2023, and beyond

The Xbox Series X has been criticized for its lacking game library, but there are plenty of titles in the works set to launch later in 2022 and beyond.
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II review: war is what you make of it

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II review: war is what you make of it

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II's lackluster campaign is a bummer, but its multiplayer is a solid way to spend time with friends.
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Windows 11 finally gets one of the best macOS features

Windows 11 finally gets one of the best macOS features

A new Windows 11 feature being tested gives users the ability to open a mobile hotspot without having to handle their smartphone.
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It’s not just you — Microsoft admits its patches broke OneDrive

It’s not just you — Microsoft admits its patches broke OneDrive

If OneDrive just started crashing and giving error messages on your computer, it might be Microsoft's fault since a recent update caused the problem.
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Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II doesn’t let Xbox or PC players disable crossplay

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II doesn’t let Xbox or PC players disable crossplay

Players booting up the Xbox and PC versions of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II are discovering that they are unable to disable crossplay.
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How long is Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II?

How long is Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II?

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II is an action-packed campaign offering plenty of shooting galleries and spectacle. It shouldn't take long to beat the campaign.
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The Callisto Protocol is a confidently disgusting Dead Space spiritual successor

The Callisto Protocol is a confidently disgusting Dead Space spiritual successor

We played over an hour of The Callisto Protocol and it's shaping up to be a grotesque and worthy successor to Dead Space.
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Two years later, the PS5 could never live up to its performance promises

Two years later, the PS5 could never live up to its performance promises

Next-gen consoles aren't feeling as next-gen now, as multiple games release with a strict 30 fps cap.
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The best Xbox One controllers for 2022

The best Xbox One controllers for 2022

Many controllers are available for the Xbox One, including gamepads from Microsoft and third-party controllers loaded with unique features. Here are the best.
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All the reasons the new Surface devices are worse than before

All the reasons the new Surface devices are worse than before

The new Surface Pro 9 and Surface Laptop 5 are solid devices but take a step back from their predecessors in some meaningful ways.