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StaffHub app for Android, iOS connects workers' smartphones to Microsoft's cloud

STAFFHUB APP FOR ANDROID, IOS CONNECTS WORKERS' SMARTPHONES TO MICROSOFT'S CLOUD

Image Credit: Microsoft Microsoft's cloud strategy reaches millions of low-wage consumers through their smartphones and an app called...

What's new on Netflix for May 2018

WHAT'S NEW ON NETFLIX FOR MAY 2018

Simone Missick and Mike Colter in Luke Cage on Netflix. And what's leaving, too. Strap in, boys and girls. June's going to be a while...

 
 
 
5 tips to follow when buying a used laptop

5 TIPS TO FOLLOW WHEN BUYING A USED LAPTOP

Buying a used laptop can be a smart way to save a little cash and still get something great. But you should know what to look out for. The...

Chime in: What does Microsoft need to do to fix Windows 10 tablet mode?

CHIME IN: WHAT DOES MICROSOFT NEED TO DO TO FIX WINDOWS 10 TABLET MODE?

Windows is now an OS that works on desktops, laptops, and tablets. The latter devices require a unique experience for the form factor,...

 
 
 
WeMo's WiFi-enabled smart light switch is down to just $30

WEMO'S WIFI-ENABLED SMART LIGHT SWITCH IS DOWN TO JUST $30

Control it by touch or your voice. The WeMo Wi-Fi light switch is $29.99 on Amazon. It's only ever sold for less than this one time...

Tune in to the Next Acer 2018 keynote right here

TUNE IN TO THE NEXT ACER 2018 KEYNOTE RIGHT HERE

See what Acer has up its sleeves for 2018. Acer today is kicking off its Next Acer press conference, which will set the tone for the...

 
 
 

BEST SOLID STATE DRIVE FOR WINDOWS PCS IN 2018

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What's new on Hulu for June 2018

WHAT'S NEW ON HULU FOR JUNE 2018

And what's leaving, too. Now that we've got the second season of The Handmaid's Tale behind us, it's time to see what's up next in...

 
 
 
State of Decay 2 tips and tricks: How to deal with Plague Hearts and Infestations

STATE OF DECAY 2 TIPS AND TRICKS: HOW TO DEAL WITH PLAGUE HEARTS AND INFESTATIONS

State of Decay 2 can be a tricky game, but we're here to help! State of Decay 2 is the ultimate zombie simulation game, pitting you...

Grab a refurbished 2nd-gen Echo for $70, Echo Plus for $110, and more

GRAB A REFURBISHED 2ND-GEN ECHO FOR $70, ECHO PLUS FOR $110, AND MORE

These could pass as new. As part of its Gold Box deals of the day, Amazon has some of its refurbished Echo hardware on sale for some...

 
 
 
Xbox One Intelligent Delivery: Everything you need to know

XBOX ONE INTELLIGENT DELIVERY: EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW

Intelligent Delivery could be saving space on your Xbox One - without you even realizing. Modern flagship consoles push cutting-edge...

How to access files on network devices using SMBv1 on Windows 10

HOW TO ACCESS FILES ON NETWORK DEVICES USING SMBV1 ON WINDOWS 10

If you can no longer access network files, chances are your device is still using the SMB version 1 protocol, which is no longer supported...

 
 
 
This one-day sale makes it a perfect time to buy a Kindle e-reader for $50

THIS ONE-DAY SALE MAKES IT A PERFECT TIME TO BUY A KINDLE E-READER FOR $50

Time is ticking, so don't miss out. Amazon is running a one-day sale on select Kindle models , saving you $30 on your purchase. With...

Best Laptop by Touchpad of 2018

BEST LAPTOP BY TOUCHPAD OF 2018

Best overall Runner-up Best Ultrabook Best mobility Best 2-in-1 Best overall Microsoft Surface Book 2 See at Microsoft Microsoft really...

 
 
 
Overwatch Anniversary event brings new skins and challenges

OVERWATCH ANNIVERSARY EVENT BRINGS NEW SKINS AND CHALLENGES

Overwatch keeps on getting more content. An Overwatch anniversary event is going on between May 22 and June 11, 2018. Blizzard Entertainment...

Updated Halo: The Master Chief Collection will let you selectively install content

UPDATED HALO: THE MASTER CHIEF COLLECTION WILL LET YOU SELECTIVELY INSTALL CONTENT

Now you can pick and choose what to download. 343 Industries has promised a lot of improvements for the updated version of Halo: The...

 
 
 
Twitter PWA for Windows finally gets a dark mode

TWITTER PWA FOR WINDOWS FINALLY GETS A DARK MODE

Go ahead and switch off the light. Buckle up, folks: Twitter has added one of its most requested features to its Progressive Web App...

Sea of Thieves to get colorblind support and weapon sensitivity sliders this week

SEA OF THIEVES TO GET COLORBLIND SUPPORT AND WEAPON SENSITIVITY SLIDERS THIS WEEK

Sea of Thieves just keeps on getting better and better. This week Rare plans to focus on accessibility in Sea of Thieves. In a new...

 
 
 
Microsoft teams up with Special Olympics USA for pilot Xbox gaming tournament

MICROSOFT TEAMS UP WITH SPECIAL OLYMPICS USA FOR PILOT XBOX GAMING TOURNAMENT

Eight teams will go for the gold in Forza Motorsport 7. Microsoft is stepping up its inclusivity efforts by teaming up with Special...

State of Decay vehicles: Upgrades, repairs, and refueling explained

STATE OF DECAY VEHICLES: UPGRADES, REPAIRS, AND REFUELING EXPLAINED

Keep your vehicles in-check with this guide to upgrades, repairs, and refueling in State of Decay 2. State of Decay 2 lays a heavy...

 
 
 



HTC U12 Plus vs OnePlus 6

HTC U12 Plus vs OnePlus 6

The HTC U12 Plus has just been announced. It's a big, beautiful Android phone that promises to bring a rather hefty price tag. It stands out from the fleet of competing... Read more ...

HTC U12 Plus vs. HTC U11: Is it time to upgrade?

HTC U12 Plus vs. HTC U11: Is it time to upgrade?

As fans of the HTC U11, we were excited to see what the HTC U12 Plus might offer. A year can make a big difference in tech. Join us for a look at how the two devices measure up... Read more ...

You can now hire a plumber or a cleaner on Facebook via Marketplace

You can now hire a plumber or a cleaner on Facebook via Marketplace

Burned out by Craigslist? Overwhelmed by eBay? Try Facebook instead. In May 2018, the social media site expanded its functionality, and has now dipped its toe into home... Read more ...

Unreal Mobile will soon bring unlimited data and VoIP calling to US and UK

Unreal Mobile will soon bring unlimited data and VoIP calling to US and UK

FreedomPop, a wireless carrier operating in the US and UK, has announced a new MVNO that's the direct result of Sprint and T-Mobile's joint decision to merge. It's called... Read more ...

The new AirTV wirelessly beams broadcast channels to your streaming device

The new AirTV wirelessly beams broadcast channels to your streaming device

The AirTV is a stand-alone device that takes over-the-air channels and streams them to many different streaming platforms over Wi-Fi, making it a much more flexible option than... Read more ...

Google and LG show off their high-res VR display for future headsets

Google and LG show off their high-res VR display for future headsets

Google and LG's high-res prototype VR display is official and nearly ready for future VR headsets. It's an incredibly pixel-rich, 18-megapixel OLED display at 1443 ppi, with a... Read more ...

The 25 best football games for Android

The 25 best football games for Android

Updated May 23, 2018: New entries added Football is the most popular sport in the world, so it should come as no surprise to learn that there are a lot of footy-themed mobile... Read more ...

Apple starts manufacturing its 7nm A12 chips

Apple starts manufacturing its 7nm A12 chips

Samsung and TSMC have been Apple's suppliers of chips for their iPhones for years now, but the latest report suggests that this year's 7nm A12 Apple chips will only come from... Read more ...

Konami Announces Seven Official League Licenses For PES 2019

Konami Announces Seven Official League Licenses For PES 2019

The Pro Evolution Soccer series is getting an influx of officially licensed leagues with seven announced today and two more to be unveiled later. Included in this clutch of... Read more ...

Back from the 80's, Garbage Pail Kids return for a mobile CCG outing

Back from the 80's, Garbage Pail Kids return for a mobile CCG outing

Jago Studios is looking to bring back the Garbage Pail Kids, this time in a mobile game that will be free-to-play for both Android and iOS. The game will be a card-collecting... Read more ...