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Acer Swift 5

Back in the ’80s, ABC had a proto-reality show called That’s Incredible! The network should bring it back. The first guest could be someone standing on stage holding the new Acer Swift 5 ($ 999.99). The Acer replaces the 2.4-pound LG Gram 15 as the world’s lightest 15.6-inch laptop—at 2.2 pounds, it feels like a […]

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Mac Mini vs. iMac

Bill Roberson/Digital Trends iMac, Mac mini, MacBook Pro, or MacBook Air — there are a lot of different Macs to choose from. On the desktop front, though, the two obvious choices are the iMac mini and iMac. In this guide, we put up the specs on the newest refreshed Mac mini against the recently updated iMacs. We […]

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MSI PS63 Modern

You don’t usually think of gray as a sexy color, but the MSI PS63 Modern (starts at $ 1,499; $ 1,599 as tested) could change that. This 15.6-inch laptop is a slim, slate-hued slab with glistening blue accents (MSI boasts of its diamond-cut edges), giving it an understated look. The company’s rampant-dragon logo is visible […]

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Amazon and Nvidia bring artificial intelligence to the cloud with T4 GPUs

Artificial intelligence and machine learning aren’t new concepts to the world of cloud computing, but Nvidia and Amazon are aiming to take it to the next level. Nvidia has announced that mainstream servers designed to run the company’s data science acceleration software are now available; additionally, Amazon will be implementing the technology into its Amazon […]

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The best torrent clients

As much as streaming platforms are fantastic for watching all forms of media and cloud providers make transferring files between people relatively quick and simple, many people still rely on torrents for sharing content with friends and fans all over the world. We’ve trimmed the wheat from the digital chaff and have picked out a few […]

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Acer Predator Triton 500

The all-new Predator Triton 500 is Acer’s new benchmark among gaming laptops. A high-end model with a trim, light body, the Triton 500 (starts at $ 1,799.99; $ 2,499.99 as tested) packs Nvidia’s GeForce RTX 2080 Max-Q graphics and a 15.6-inch screen. While the GPU’s power takes a hit to fit in this chassis, the […]

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Avita Liber

The Liber is colorful and compact, but otherwise largely a smaller-screen retread of upstart Avita’s first laptop we reviewed last year, the 14-inch Avita Clarus. At first blush, the Liber’s MacBook-like aluminum styling impresses. But it loses its luster in daily use, revealing itself to be underpowered, and packing a display that’s distractingly glossy and […]

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Netgear’s new Nighthawk Pro Gaming router keeps you connected at a nice price

Previous Next Netgear is expanding its Nighthawk Pro Gaming router line with a more affordable model that still offers high-bandwidth and low-latency connectivity for serious gamers. It benefits from the same specifically crafted gaming router operating system as the company’s higher-end alternatives, and includes a specialized software dashboard for monitoring and tweaking the connection to […]

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Digital Storm Lynx

Build it yourself, or go with a prebuilt model? That’s the classic dilemma when you’re shopping for a gaming desktop. California-based specialty builder Digital Storm aims to deliver the benefits of both worlds with its Lynx mid-tower (starts at $ 799; $ 1,999 as tested). Designed for serious gaming, it’s offered in four prebuilt configurations […]