The very best VPN for streaming Netflix

The very best VPN for streaming Netflix

One of the most popular uses for VPNs nowadays is to bypass region locks to access streaming content in different countries. However, in 2016 Netflix expanded into 130 new territories and promised to get tough by preventing people from streaming Netflix content over a VPN. Since then it’s been a cat-and-mouse game between Netflix and…
Best budget gaming mice: Top performers, best for esports, and more

Best budget gaming mice: Top performers, best for esports, and more

When your K/D tally is at stake it’s pretty tempting to buy a premium gaming mouse with all the latest bells and whistles. But that can be a costly move that can see you paying upwards of $150 USD—that’s coin that could go towards a brand-new processor instead. The truth is you won’t lose much…
HP’s brand-new Dragonfly Pro has a tech assistance secret and it’s deeply complicated

HP’s brand-new Dragonfly Pro has a tech assistance secret and it’s deeply complicated

Image: HP HP announced the new consumer-friendly Dragonfly Pro line and, while they look like very svelte and capable machines, the Windows version has me scratching my head in deep confusion. If you look closely at the image below, you’ll notice a unique set of hotkeys vertically flanking the right side of the keyboard. These…
Vivo “X Flip” promoted to introduce as an approaching clamshell collapsible Android mobile phone with a high-end SoC

Vivo “X Flip” promoted to introduce as an approaching clamshell collapsible Android mobile phone...

The "Vivo X Flip" could look like this. (Source: SPInfoJP via Twitter)Samsung's leader in the modern-day Android clamshell smartphone market, the Galaxy Z Flip4, has a new and compelling rival in the freshly-launched OPPO Find N2 Flip. Now, a third brand Vivo is tipped to use the same product name for an upcoming contender of…
Leakers indicate earlier than anticipated launch for Samsung Galaxy S23, Galaxy S23 Plus and Galaxy S23 Ultra

Leakers indicate earlier than anticipated launch for Samsung Galaxy S23, Galaxy S23 Plus and...

The Galaxy S23 series might launch in a little over six weeks' time, Galaxy S22 Ultra pictured. (Image source: NotebookCheck)According to new reports, Samsung has settled on a date for its next Galaxy Unpacked event, where it is expected to reveal the Galaxy S23 series. Purportedly, the Galaxy S23, Galaxy S23 Plus and Galaxy S23…
What we found out about AI and deep knowing in 2022

What we found out about AI and deep knowing in 2022

December 27, 2022 12:16 PM Check out all the on-demand sessions from the Intelligent Security Summit here. It’s as good a time as any to discuss the implications of advances in artificial intelligence (AI). 2022 saw interesting progress in deep learning, especially in generative models. However, as the capabilities of deep learning models increase, so…
Nvidia GeForce RTX 4080 laptop graphics card appears on Geekbench with exceptional efficiency uplift over Ampere

Nvidia GeForce RTX 4080 laptop graphics card appears on Geekbench with exceptional efficiency uplift...

The laptop version of the Nvidia GeForce RTX 4080 just showed up on Geekbench (image via Nvidia)The laptop version of Nvidia's GeForce RTX 4080 scores 178,038 in Geekbench's OpenCL benchmark. It is about 35% faster than its predecessor, the GeForce RTX 3080, in the benchmark and a bit slower than its desktop version. If the…
MSI Crosshair 15 Rainbow Six Extraction Edition Review: Capable QHD 165 Hz midranger beyond the theming

MSI Crosshair 15 Rainbow Six Extraction Edition Review: Capable QHD 165 Hz midranger beyond...

Acer Nitro 5 AN515-58-72QRSamsung PM9A1 MZVL21T0HCLR 4634 (4608.92min - 4633.62max) MB/s ∼100% +115%Lenovo Legion 5 Pro 16 G7 i7 RTX 3070TiSamsung PM9A1 MZVL21T0HCLR 4486 (4475.68min - 4485.6max) MB/s ∼97% +108%Aorus 15 XE5Gigabyte AG470S1TB-SI B10 4117 (3552.16min - 4116.81max) MB/s ∼89% +91%Schenker XMG Neo 15 (Ryzen 9 6900HX, RTX 3070 Ti)Samsung SSD 980 Pro 1TB MZ-V8P1T0BW…
The Complete Geek ep 241: 2023 tech forecasts and consuming our words

The Complete Geek ep 241: 2023 tech forecasts and consuming our words

In this episode of The Full Nerd, Gordon Ung, Brad Chacos, Alaina Yee, and Adam Patrick Murray wrap up the year with the holiday tradition of eating our own words. Journalists make predictions all the time, and normally there’s no consequences for being flat-out wrong. That’s not the case with the Full Nerd crew, who…
Anker PowerHouse 767 portable power station with 2,048 Wh battery launches

Anker PowerHouse 767 portable power station with 2,048 Wh battery launches

The Anker PowerHouse 767 power station has a 2,048 Wh LiFePO4 battery. (Image source: Anker)Anker has launched its PowerHouse 767 portable power station. The gadget, which has recently been on pre-sale, has a 2,048 Wh battery and a maximum power output of 2,400 W. Outputs on the gadget include AC and USB-C ports, and you…