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How to End Cortana Processes

The title is a bit of a misnomer, as Cortana doesn’t really run at all until you trigger it. The only Cortana process that remains active outside of the sessions you trigger is the SearchUI.exe functi...

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The 10 Best Laptops for Photographers

The 10 Best Laptops for Photographers

Photographers who spend hours painstakingly laboring over a photo's every pixel require a machine with speedy performance, a decent graphics card and a fast hard drive. Of course, the most important l...

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Why I Quit the MateBook X Pro and Switched Back to Mac

Why I Quit the MateBook X Pro and Switched Back to Mac

After 20 years of using — and preferring — Macs, I spent the past month or so on Windows, using the Huawei MateBook X Pro for both work and play. Why? Apple's MacBook Pro designs — with their shallow,...

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Help Me, Laptop: What's the Best Cheap Chromebook for Students?

Help Me, Laptop: What's the Best Cheap Chromebook for Students?

If you intend to purchase a laptop to browse the web, there's no need to spend thousands of dollars — especially if you're a student on a budget. And if you're open to abandoning Microsoft, Google's C...

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10 Best Back-to-School Laptop Backpacks

10 Best Back-to-School Laptop Backpacks

Students carry a heavy burden. They need to move books, tech and food from class to class. In many ways, a backpack is their most important organizational tool. However, not all of them are equal. The...

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The Best Refurbished Laptop Deals Right Now

The Best Refurbished Laptop Deals Right Now

If you want to save some money on your next laptop purchase, a refurbished model might be your best bet. If you buy from a reputable seller, a refurbished model should be in great condition and come b...

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Here's How the Galaxy Tab S4 Iris Scanner Will Work

Here's How the Galaxy Tab S4 Iris Scanner Will Work

Samsung's Galaxy Tab S4 is launching soon. And when it does, look for the tablet to come with some features you're already using in the Galaxy S9.SamMobile on Thursday (July 19) confirmed with its "in...

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Best Laptop Deals of 2018

Best Laptop Deals of 2018

Prime Day is long gone, but if y0u're still looking for a new laptop, we have good news. Back-to-school season is in full swing and some of the best laptop deals have yet to come. So whether you're in...

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Which MacBook Should You Buy? MacBook vs. Air vs. Pro

Which MacBook Should You Buy? MacBook vs. Air vs. Pro

Update July 19:  We've reviewed the new 13-inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar. The new 15-inch model is a beast, with up to 32GB of RAM and up to 4TB SSD. Stay tuned for our full review of the 15-incher....

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How the New MacBook Pro Solves Apple's Keyboard Problem

How the New MacBook Pro Solves Apple's Keyboard Problem

It looks like Apple's new MacBook Pro keyboard isn't just quieter: it's also more reliable.According to leaked documents, the third-generation Butterfly-style keyboards in the 2018 MacBook Pros featur...

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The Core i9 MacBook Pro Has a Serious Throttling Problem

The Core i9 MacBook Pro Has a Serious Throttling Problem

Update July 19: This story has been updated to reflect new speed-test results.Apple’s new 15-inch MacBook Pro has displayed impressive performance. But that performance comes at a cost. It turns out t...

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Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch (2018) Review

Apple MacBook Pro 13-inch (2018) Review

The 2018 MacBook Pro 13-inch is super fast and the keyboard is improved, but the battery life could be better.

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