Brendan Nystedt, USA TODAY

Brendan Nystedt


Boston, MA, United States

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  • Star Wars
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Past articles by Brendan:

The Best Cameras for Beginners of 2023

The best cameras for beginners, from Nikon to Canon to Sony. These recommendations are based on hands-on experience and research by our team of experts. → Read More

7 Tips for Visiting Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Prep for your trip to Batuu’s famous Black Spire Outpost with this helpful intel. → Read More

The best wireless keyboard and mouse combos you can buy

We tested bushels of keyboards and mice—these are the best. → Read More

From a Certain Point of View: What is the Empire's Greatest Moment?

Two writers discuss which of the Empire's acts ranks highest in its mission to rule the galaxy. → Read More

This router takes 10 minutes to set up and can fix your WiFi forever

I used the Amplifi HD WiFi system in my home and was blown away. → Read More

These 'mesh' routers are the secret weapon to fix your WiFi woes

We tested six of the most popular mesh WiFi systems and these are the best. → Read More

This MacBook-style keyboard makes Microsoft's Surface Pro complete

Tablets like Microsoft's killer Surface Pro 4 are wonderful for getting things done on the go, but there's one thing they're missing: an amazing keyboard. → Read More

Lenovo Yoga 720 Laptop Review

Lenovo's latest Yoga is affordable, and fixes the problems we've had with previous versions. But is it a Yoga worth bringing home with you? → Read More

Windows 10 S vs Windows 10 Pro: what's the difference?

A new version of Windows has some changes you should know about. → Read More

HP Spectre X360 15-inch (2017) Laptop Review

We review the 15-inch HP Spectre X360, a big premium laptop that delivers the goods. → Read More

Buy Mom an Apple Watch for $200—the lowest price ever

The Apple Watch Series 1 is on sale for its lowest price ever at Target. Save $70 on a winning Mother's Day gift. → Read More

Why can't you upgrade your laptop every two years like your iPhone?

Simple financing and upgrades could make laptop buying better. → Read More

Carry your computer everywhere? LG’s new light laptop was made for you

— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. Our picks and opinions are independent from any business incentives. It's been while since you had to buy a thick, heavy laptop. Unless you need gobs of power for gaming, the average laptop is light compared to the norm… → Read More

This Nikon DSLR comes with two lenses for only $600

Grab a complete camera kit for your summer vacation → Read More

The Best Antivirus Software of 2017

Looking for anti-virus protection for your Windows machine? These are the best. → Read More

This beginner friendly Canon DSLR is the lowest price we've ever seen

The perfect new companion for your springtime frolics. → Read More

Add a ton of space to your phone or camera for only $33

128 GB is nothing to sneeze at. → Read More

Amazon's best tech deals: Kindle for kids, cheap wireless earbuds, and more

Top deals of the day on your favorite mobile products. → Read More

These great laptops prove the DVD drive isn't extinct yet

Rip and burn like it's still 2002! → Read More

Dell XPS 15 (9560) Laptop Review

Our lab-tested review of Dell's latest XPS 15, a laptop that rivals the MacBook Pro for a whole lot less money. → Read More