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by Steven Wong · Posted
Whether you’re a freelance photographer working from home or outfitting a 3D game development studio, there’s an HP Z2 G9 desktop workstations that fits your professional workflow. Featuring 12th Generation Intel® Core™ processors and available with a wide range of sizes and configurations, these workstations are designed to boost productivity with a variety of creative applications while offering the space to grow alongside your needs. HP Z2 Mini G9: A Tiny System that’s Packed with Power Size matters when desktop space is at a premium, but
Now, more than ever, a reliable Internet connection is critically important. For the millions of people working from home, the ability to do their job literally depends on it. The same is true for remote learners, virtual socializers, gamers, or anyone who wants to stream a Netflix series or two. Without a good Internet connection, those things aren’t possible—which is why you need a good wireless router.
by Jill Waterman · Posted
Heading back to school today means starting from a clean slate, with both students and those who shop for them discovering that—in addition to a fresh wardrobe—tools for study, storage, and safety could use a total refresh. There is a lot to consider when adding to a tech-savvy student’s back to school arsenal, and many essential items can get overlooked. We’ve created the short list below to help you shop smart and pinpoint the right tools for your needs. Hi-Tech Writing Implements Yesteryear’s essential supplies of paper notebooks and
With many businesses shifting to remote work and collaboration, webcams have become some of the most vital pieces of technology you can have in your home or office. Among webcam manufacturers, arguably none is more celebrated than Logitech, which offers a webcam solution for just about every office and application. Here are some of its top offerings, all of which we fully recommend. Logitech C920s If you work in an office, chances are you’ve seen or interacted with the
Thanks to an exhaustive catalog, Microsoft Surface is one of the most celebrated computer brands in the world. The Surface’s extensive lineup runs the full gamut of user experience, ensuring that, regardless of need, there is a Surface for everyone. The one issue with offering such a robust selection of devices is that customers are sometimes confused about which Surface is right for them. To make the decision a little easier, we’ve put together this fun and informative
by Bjorn Petersen · Posted
Despite everything functioning in a digital world, there’s still something to be said for having hard, printed copies of important documents. Especially in the workplace, sometimes a printed form, document, photograph, letter, invoice, and so on is just what you need. And, with the workplace now shifting to home for many of us, having a printer at home is one of those necessities for making your at-home work space that much more of an efficient and productive place for real work.
by Bjorn Petersen · Posted
The Mac Pro is the flagship model in Apple’s stable of well-designed computers and, as indicated by its name, the model intended for professional use, especially in creative fields such as video, photo, audio, design, animation, and more. Like most things at the top end of a company’s range, the Mac Pro is one of those computers that received a huge amount of attention when it was released, in late 2019. This new model saw a return to the more modular and squarish form factor of
by Patrick Chiang · Posted
If you’ve been living under a rock and haven’t heard of Apex Legends, then here’s your wake-up call. While it doesn’t have the player base compared to big titles like Fortnite or PUBG, probably because it’s not available on mobile (yet?), “Ape Legs,” as at least two of us in the office like to call it, isn’t fighting this battle sitting down. In less than one week of a February release, Apex has amassed more than 25 million players—and 50 million within a month. In March, Respawn Entertainment was ready with Apex Legends Season 1 – Wild
by Staff Writer · Posted
With so many different connector types on our laptops and desktops nowadays, such as Thunderbolt™ and Lightning, navigating through the minefield of ports has become quite frightening. Therefore, we thought it would be a good idea to go over one of the newest, most capable interfaces, Thunderbolt 3, with a simple infographic that lays out the basics.
by Lawrence Neves · Posted
Mesh networking, whole home Wi-Fi, surround Wi-Fi—yes, there are new technologies coming to your home on which you’ll need to brush up. Today, we’re looking at these three terms, which are all different names for the same thing—Wi-Fi that expands the coverage in your home and creates coverage “bubbles” that will allow you greater freedom and more diversity with your home or small business networks. What do you think about mesh networking? Fad or future tech? Innovative or inconsequential? Let us know in the comments section below. Need more
by Cris Silvestri · Posted
One of the most important features of computing is one of the least understood. A hard drive is at the core of any computer, and yet many consumers don’t realize the complexity of the different components that make up a hard drive. Let’s look inside the drive and explain some of the basics while we explore different types of drives and their uses. External versus Internal Drives First of all, if you want to store data, you need a hard drive.