Computing

How to get Android apps on a Chromebook

Bill Roberson/Digital TrendsOne of the most exciting changes Google made to its Chrome OS platform and Chromebook hardware in recent years, was the addition of Android app support. While Chrome OS could already run Chrome browser extensions, web apps, …

How to connect a PS3 controller to your PC

Five years into a new console generation, the PlayStation 3 is all but extinct. Gamers have few reasons to break out their PS3 (unless they need an oversized paperweight). Still, if you’ve got a game-worthy PC, those old DualShock 3 controllers can b…

Origin Chronos (2019) review

We love giant tower computers. They’re big, bold, absurd, and we frankly prefer our computers to look more like an alien monolith than a useful piece of modern technology. Yet our way of thinking is certainly on the out. Computers continue to shrink in…

Which MacBook has the best battery life?

Riley Young/Digital TrendsApple devices are known for a lot of things. Their “it just works,” ethos, aesthetic beauty, closed software ecosystems, and somewhat inflated price tags. One area they tend to only do reasonably well though, is battery life. …

How to factory reset Windows

Windows computers are rarely quicker and easier to use than the day they ship from the factory. Over time, the accumulation of files misconfigured settings, and other factors slow down performance and impacts programs. If you find that your application…

Intel vs. AMD: Which chipmaker stole the show at CES 2019?

Amid the multitude of companies debuting exciting new technology at CES 2019, there was a deluge of announcements from chip giants Intel and AMD. Those two staunch competitors came out swinging, launching major new product lines, making us hotly excite…