Category: Gear / Products / Computers

November 29, 2021

The Best Cyber Monday Deals on PC Components

You can get (nearly) everything you need to build your work station or gaming rig today.


by Eric Ravenscraft Gear Team in Cyber Monday
November 21, 2021

12 Laptops We’ve Tested and Love

These are our favorite Windows notebooks, MacBooks, and Chromebooks.


by Scott Gilbertson in Buying Guide
November 16, 2021

Considering a MacBook? Here Are Our Favorites

Apple’s laptops are expensive, and you’ll have to make some hard choices to pick the right one. Let us help.


by Julian Chokkattu Brenda Stolyar in Buying Guide
November 14, 2021

The Best Desktop Gaming PCs We’ve Played With

These five rigs will keep you at the top of your game.


by Jess Grey Eric Ravenscraft in Buying Guide
November 10, 2021

The Best Chromebooks for Every Budget

All-in on Google services? Then check out our favorite Chrome OS laptops and 2-in-1 tablets for school, work, or home.


by Scott Gilbertson in Buying Guide
November 5, 2021

Lenovo's Newest ThinkPad X1 Extreme Is a Windows Workhorse

Ports aplenty, optional RTX 3080 power, and a very nice keyboard make this an extremely good laptop for power users.


by Scott Gilbertson in Gear
November 4, 2021

The Best USB Flash Drives for Ultra-Portable Storage

These WIRED-tested memory sticks are a virtual filing cabinet in your pocket.


by Simon Hill in Buying Guide
November 4, 2021

The Best Laptop Stands to Save Your Achin' Neck

Help your back and posture by raising your computer screen up to eye level.


by Medea Giordano in Buying Guide
October 30, 2021

Apple's New MacBook Pro Is a Notch Above the Rest

This creator-first machine is powerful, with the ports to prove it.


by Brenda Stolyar in Gear
October 28, 2021

MacOS Monterey Is Here. These Are the Top New Features

We break down how to install the latest version of Apple’s desktop operating system, including some perks that will only work on M1-powered Macs.


by Brenda Stolyar in Gear