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VPNs aren’t just for work: Here is the best one we tested

VPNs aren’t just for work: Here is the best one we tested

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We tested 6 Best window ACs: Here’s the one worth buying

We tested 6 top-rated window ACs: Here’s the one worth buying

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Tested: How fast Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2 5G Processor for PCs is

Performance has improved, though not by that much. Qualcomm Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors HP’s Elite Folio is the first laptop we’ve seen to be powered by Qualcomm’s latest Arm chip, the Snapdragon 8cx Gen 2. Yes, the Gen 2—supposedly a faster, more…

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Tested: Is Ryzen 5000 battery functionality actually that bad?

Why it takes a hit, and why it may not be a big deal. Rob Schultz / IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Is the performance of AMD Ryzen mobile on battery really that bad? If you’re even asking that question, you’ve no doubt…

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slower becausehave they tested little cores? even if they have tested BIG cores, can…

Intel’s 12th-generation Alder Lake processors are expected to arrive later this year (image via Intel)A South Korean Tech forum post claims that Intel’s 12th-generation Alder Lake processors are 40% slower than initially anticipated. It also says that Intel’s Xe DG2 HPG graphics cards will come with at least 6GB of VRAM and cost less than…

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24 products we tested last month (and totally loved)

24 products we tested last month (and totally loved)

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Tested: How Nvidia Reflex can make you a better esports gamer

Updated Lower latency, faster kills. Here’s everything you need to know about Nvidia Reflex, which just got added to Rainbow Six: Siege and Overwatch. Nvidia Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors Table of Contents Show More “Frames win games,” Nvidia likes to say, but…

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RTX 3070 16 GB mod Analyzed in latest games, Reveals what we can expect from the Forthcoming RTX 3070 Ti

A few weeks ago, youtuber VIK-ON demonstrated the possibility of adding 8 more GB of VRAM to the Nvidia RTX 3070 by replacing the original 8x 1 GB chips with 8x 2 GB chips for a total of 16 GB. The procedure cannot be done without proper equipment and extensive PCB knowledge, so it does…

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Tested: How the Epic Games Store can drain your laptop’s battery Lifetime

This gaming app demands a surprising amount of resources. Mark Hachman / IDG Today’s Best Tech Deals Picked by PCWorld’s Editors Top Deals On Great Products Picked by Techconnect’s Editors As laptop performance improves over time, you may be excited to discover that the PC you reserved exclusively for Excel and Zoom calls now can…

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NASA tested its new moon rocket in Mississippi, and it only caught on fire a little bit

Home News The Space Launch System’s engines wobbled dramatically during the static fire test, but did not trigger an abord. A small fire is visible in the upper right corner, where NASA says some tape ignited. (Image credit: NASA TV) NASA conducted its second major test of its powerful new moon rocket, and this time…