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Don't get too hyped about folding or dual-screen laptops just yet

The last several times we tried to reinvent the laptop, not that many people cared. → Read More

Flexible and dual-screen laptops take over CES 2020

New products from Lenovo, Dell, Intel and others offer a radical reimagining of the classic clamshell. → Read More

The best gifts readers need in 2020: iPad, Kindle vs. Fire and more

Save a tree: Read an e-book! → Read More

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold: Foldable screens have moved into tablet territory

Briefly shown off last year, this folding screen Windows system can be a laptop, tablet or a mini desktop. → Read More

The best 3D printers in 2020 for beginners and budget creators

With these budget-priced 3D printers for beginners, you can be, too. → Read More

Razer just introduced a foolproof way to build your own gaming PC

Supporting Intel's gaming NUC platform and full-size GPUs, the Razer Tomahawk will be available as a fully built desktop or a DIY chassis. → Read More

Razer's Tomahawk could make it easier than ever to build your own gaming PC

Supporting Intel's gaming NUC platform and full-size GPUs, the Tomahawk will also be available as a DIY chassis. → Read More

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold: Foldable screens come to Windows tablets

Briefly shown off last year, this folding screen Windows system can be a laptop, tablet or a mini desktop. → Read More

Alienware's Concept UFO is basically a Nintendo Switch for PC games

Dell pulls a handheld gaming switch with this PC prototype, which turns tablets into instant gaming devices. → Read More

The Razer Tomahawk is a slick-looking new gaming desktop

Supporting Intel's gaming NUC platform and full-size GPUs, the Tomahawk will also be available as a DIY chassis. → Read More

Razer Kishi brings mobile gaming controls to iOS and Android

Strap this mobile gamepad onto your phone for better controls in Stadia, xCloud, and other gaming platforms. → Read More

Alienware's Concept UFO prototype is a Nintendo Switch for PC games

Dell pulls a handheld gaming switch with this PC prototype, which turns tablets into instant gaming devices. → Read More

The 35 best battery life laptops for 2020

Our rankings of longest-lasting laptops has a few surprises. → Read More

Marques Brownlee talks Retro Tech

The YouTube star takes a deep dive into the origins of smartphones, computers, game consoles and more in his new series. → Read More

Best gaming gifts in 2019: Nintendo, Xbox, PlayStation and more

With the next crop of game consoles due next year, we've got a lineup of big gift ideas from the best manufacturers, including gaming laptops and VR -- yes, it's still a thing. → Read More

Hands-on with Ultimate Rivals: The Rink, Apple Arcade's new retro-style mash-up sports game

Lebron versus Rapinoe on ice? Thanks to licensing deals with almost every major sports league, it can happen. → Read More

Best board games for tabletop in 2019

The hottest thing in gaming right now is classic low-tech tabletop experiences. Here's our line-up of the best board games for 2019. → Read More

Apple Cyber Monday deals: Save up to $200 off iPhone 11, Beats, HomePod, AirPods, iPad and MacBooks

The deals on high-end Apple gear are not to be missed, including an iPad 10.2 for $250 and a HomePod for $200. → Read More

Apple Cyber Monday 2019 best deals on iPhone 11, Beats, HomePod, iPad and MacBooks

Save on high-end Apple gear, including $100 off the HomePod and $200 off a MacBook Air. → Read More

Cyber Monday laptop deals: $800 Dell, $1,100 MacBook Pro, $900 MacBook Air and more

Save big on some of tech's biggest brands, including Samsung, Dell, HP, LG and Apple. → Read More