• By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    NEW WINDOWS 11 BUILD TESTS VOICE ACCESS, SPOTLIGHT BACKGROUNDS

    Microsoft issued a meaty Windows Insider Build on Wednesday for the Dev channel, testing one substantial improvement: Voice Access,...

    Windows
  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    MICROSOFT'S ICONIC NOTEPAD IS GETTING OVERHAULED WITH DARK MODE AND MORE

    Microsoft has decided that Windows 11 is an ideal launch pad for an update to Notepad. The venerable utility will now receive a new...

    Windows
  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    WINDOWS 11 MIGHT SERIOUSLY SLOW DOWN YOUR SSD

    New operating systems generally make claims of better performance, but bugs and other issues tend to undercut them, at least at the...

    Windows
  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    WINDOWS PIRATES ARE LOSING THEIR BITCOIN BOOTY

    It's an interesting dichotomy: if you set out to pirate software, you have to extend a little bit of trust towards whomever you get...

    Windows
  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    GIVE THE GIFT OF BLUETOOTH SOUND WITH THIS ONE-DAY SALE ON ANKER HEADPHONES

    If you want to add some Bluetooth headphones as a stocking stuffer or something under the tree, Amazon has a nice sale today. The online...

  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    GET A YEAR OF HUMBLE CHOICE FOR JUST $99

    Not sure what to get the gamer in your life this year? Try a year of Humble Choice for $99 with the checkout code HOLIDAY21. Humble...

    Xbox
  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    HOW TO CLEAR UNWANTED AUTOFILL ENTRIES IN GOOGLE CHROME

    Have you ever moved IRL and then can't figure out how to remove your old address information from Google Chrome's autofill options?...

    Laptop, Google
  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    PUT DOWN YOUR PITCHFORKS: INTEL'S 12TH-GEN CPUS AREN'T POWER HOGS

    The Internet narrative for Intel's stupidly fast 12th-gen Alder Lake CPUs has been set: They're stupidly power hungry too. While that...

    Twitter
  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    FIND OUT HOW TO GET A SAM'S CLUB MEMBERSHIP FOR BASICALLY NOTHING

    Sam's Club is a members-only warehouse shopping destination with locations all over the country. Under normal circumstances, an annual...

  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    GET FOUR CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED MULTIMEDIA SOFTWARE TITLES FOR JUST $79

    E-commerce is growing by leaps and bounds. If you want to market a product or service, but aren't sure what tools you need to use to...

  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    GET THE 1TB SABRENT ROCKET Q NVME FOR JUST $85

    It's a good day to get some speedy storage for you PC. Amazon is selling the 1TB Sabrent Rocket Q NVMe SSD for $85 and the 2TB for...

  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    FULL TRAVEL VS. LOW TRAVEL KEYBOARDS: WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE?

    I hate to state the obvious, but it needs to be said. Keyboards are important. In fact, I'd argue they're the most important peripheral...

  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    8 REASONS WHY AMD RYZEN CPUS DESERVE YOUR ATTENTION

    Intel's 12th-gen “Alder Lake” CPUs have largely put the company back in the pole position when it comes to the best desktop CPUs. In...

  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    ENGAGE YOUR VIDEO CONFERENCING AUDIENCE WITH XSPLIT PRESENTER PREMIUM

    Zoom, Skype, and Teams are really great platforms for getting people together who may be physically distant. For giving presentations,...

  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    THIS MASSAGER BATHES YOUR LOWER LEG IN COMFORT. RIGHT NOW, AMAZON SHOPPERS CAN SAVE 50%

    School teachers know it. So do paramedics. Surgeons know all about it. Some jobs just don't come with a chair for sitting down. For...

  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    THIS HD CAMERA-EQUIPPED DRONE IS ECONOMICALLY PRICED AT JUST $60

    Looking for a drone that's big on features but small on price? Then look no further than the Fader Stealth Drone from TRNDLabs. It...

  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    XBOX APP BETA TELLS YOU IF A GAME WILL RUN ‘GREAT' ON YOUR PC

    Microsoft is testing a feature for the Xbox app for the PC that evaluates how a game will play on a given PC. It has the potential...

    Xbox
  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    THAT ‘NEW' 12GB GEFORCE RTX 2060 MIGHT NOT BE SUCH A BARGAIN AFTER ALL

    It's only been a few days since Nvidia tacitly confirmed the existence of a new version of the RTX 2060 graphics card, first released...

    Hardware
  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    SAVE $230 ON THE SURFACE PRO 7+ RIGHT NOW

    One of the best Windows tablets you can get is on sale at Best Buy today. The big box retailer is selling the Surface Pro 7+ with a...

    Tablet, Windows
  • By PC World   -   Dec 8, 2021

    NORDVPN IS ONE OF OUR FAVORITES, AND NOW IT'S 72% OFF

    NordVPN is one of the best VPNs out there, but one of its biggest downsides is that it's so darn expensive. That's not the case today....