• A look in the Registry reveals if your PC is compatible with Windows 11 version 22H2
    by Martin Brinkmann on June 23, 2022 at 8:40 am

    Want to know if your Windows 10 or 11 devices are ready for the upcoming Windows 11 feature update? You may look in the Registry to find out, instead of using Microsoft's PC Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post A look in the Registry reveals if your PC is compatible with Windows 11 version 22H2 appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 25145 adds OneDrive management to the Settings app
    by Ashwin on June 23, 2022 at 8:37 am

    Microsoft has released Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 25145 to the Dev Channel. The update introduces a faster way to manage your OneDrive subscription. What's new in Windows 11 Insider Preview Build Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 25145 adds OneDrive management to the Settings app appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • Brave Search Goggles: boost your favorite sites, downrank or remove others
    by Martin Brinkmann on June 23, 2022 at 5:02 am

    Brave launched a beta of Brave Search 12 months ago. The search engine is now out of beta and the default search engine of the Brave Browser in several regions. Goggles is Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Brave Search Goggles: boost your favorite sites, downrank or remove others appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • The 5 Best Free Cloud Storage Services
    by Fergus O'Sullivan on June 22, 2022 at 9:00 pm

    There’s no shortage of great options if you’re looking for free cloud storage. Plenty of companies will let you store several gigabytes in the cloud, and all you need to do is create an account. We’ve put together our five favorites.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Is Charging an EV Cheaper Than Filling a Car With Gas?
    by Cory Gunther on June 22, 2022 at 8:58 pm

    With gas prices going through the roof and showing no signs of slowing down, we’re seeing more people debate the switch to an EV or hybrid vehicle. If you’re on the fence about going electric and are wondering, “is it cheaper to charge an EV than filling a car with gas?” you’re not alone.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Disable Bing in the Windows 10 Start Menu
    by Chris Hoffman on June 22, 2022 at 8:00 pm

    Windows 10, by default, sends everything you search for in the Start Menu to their servers to give you results from Bing search — so you better make sure that you don’t type anything private into your own PC’s Start Menu. Or, you could just disable the Bing integration in the Start Menu.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Amazon Fire TV Hides Developer Options, But There’s a Fix
    by Corbin Davenport on June 22, 2022 at 7:31 pm

    Amazon Fire TV Sticks are popular streaming devices, and many TVs come with Fire TV OS as the main interface. Amazon just rolled out an update that hides an important feature, but you can get it back.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Unfollow Someone on Facebook
    by Mahesh Makvana on June 22, 2022 at 7:00 pm

    If you’d like to stop seeing someone’s posts in your news feed, unfollow them in your Facebook account. You can continue to be friends with them while still unfollowing them. We’ll show you how to do that using your desktop and your mobile phone.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Amazon Is Giving Away $10 Store Credit: Here’s How to Get It
    by Corbin Davenport on June 22, 2022 at 6:07 pm

    Amazon Prime Day is coming up, and if you’re planning on buying anything, the $10 store credit that Amazon is offering to customers might come in handy. Here’s how to get it.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Telsa "Locks" Cybertruck Design and Clarifies Planned Release Date
    by Andrew Heinzman on June 22, 2022 at 6:02 pm

    After several years of work, Tesla has “finally locked” the Cybertruck’s design. Elon Musk confirmed the company’s progress in a new segment of the (outrageously long) interview with Tesla Owners Club of Silicon Valley. He also clarified the planned Cybertruck production date, which is now aimed for mid-2023 instead of just “next year.”Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Add a Page on Google Docs
    by Mahesh Makvana on June 22, 2022 at 6:00 pm

    To add a new page anywhere in your Google Docs document, select an option from the Docs’ menu bar or use a keyboard shortcut. We’ll show you how to use both of these options in Docs on desktop and mobile.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Strikethrough in Microsoft Outlook
    by Mahesh Makvana on June 22, 2022 at 5:00 pm

    Microsoft Outlook makes it easy to draw a line through your email text. On Outlook’s desktop app, you can use simple strikethrough as well as double strikethrough. On the web version, you only have the simple strikethrough option.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • HTG Deals: Save Big on Razer Mechanical Keyboards, Mice, and More
    by Zach Laidlaw on June 22, 2022 at 5:00 pm

    Summer is officially here, and that means it’s time for some summer savings on the gadgets you know and love. This week, Amazon’s getting a jumpstart on its own Prime Day deals, plus you’ll find huge discounts on Razer peripherals and accessories, Sony wireless earbuds, and more. Let’s get to it!Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Anker's New Sport X10 Fitness Earbuds Are Made to Stay In Your Ear
    by Cory Gunther on June 22, 2022 at 4:55 pm

    With fitness-focused earbuds, you’ll want something that stays in your ear instead of losing Airpods under the treadmill. Anker’s new Soundcore Sport X10 earbuds promise precisely that, with a customizable ear-hook design made to stay put.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • See How LEGO's Optimus Prime Set Was Designed in a New Video
    by Andrew Heinzman on June 22, 2022 at 4:52 pm

    Earlier this month, LEGO published its first Designer video of 2022, ending a six-month dry spell for its biggest fans. And to our surprise, the company is back with another behind-the-scenes video, this time with a focus on the new Optimus Prime set.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Windows 11 Will Snitch on Apps Using Your Mic and Camera
    by Corbin Davenport on June 22, 2022 at 4:31 pm

    iPhones, iPads, and Android devices all record which apps access sensitive data (like cameras), but Windows PCs can’t easily do the same. Thankfully, Microsoft might change that soon.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • 6 Posture Mistakes to Avoid When Sitting at Your Desk
    by Andy Nguyen on June 22, 2022 at 4:00 pm

    Are you trying to maintain good posture but find yourself constantly slouching? If you’re experiencing body aches or pain, you’re probably doing one or more of these posture mistakes. Let’s go over these mistakes and discuss the solutions.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Playnite Is Best Way to Save on Video Games
    by Jason Fitzpatrick on June 22, 2022 at 3:45 pm

    The proliferation of game platforms has created an interesting (and money-wasting!) problem. It’s all too easy to forget you have a game and repurchase it on a different platform. Here’s how to avoid that.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Xbox Cloud Gaming Caters to PC Users with a New Feature
    by Cory Gunther on June 22, 2022 at 3:40 pm

    After teasing the feature earlier this year, Microsoft is finally ready to add keyboard and mouse support to Xbox Cloud Gaming. Additionally, the company confirmed some big latency improvements are on the way to improve gameplay experiences.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • World's First Pi-Powered Satellite Completes Its Mission
    by Andrew Heinzman on June 22, 2022 at 3:39 pm

    The first Pi-powered satellite has successfully completed its mission. Launched by a group of undergrads at Utah State University (USU) earlier this year, the GASPACS CubeSat tested a unique “AeroBoom” stabilization system and endured 117 days in space before exiting orbit.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Telegram Premium Costs $4.99 per Month: Here’s What You Get
    by Corbin Davenport on June 22, 2022 at 3:02 pm

    Telegram is a popular free messaging app, and the service announced earlier this month that a premium tier was on the way. Now it has finally arrived.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Make a Data Table for What-If Analysis in Excel
    by Sandy Writtenhouse on June 22, 2022 at 3:00 pm

    Microsoft Excel offers a few features for performing analyses on what-if scenarios. One of these tools is a Data Table. With it, you can experiment with different values to see various outcomes.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Wear OS 3 Finally Arrives on a Non-Samsung Smartwatch
    by Andrew Heinzman on June 22, 2022 at 2:44 pm

    After a boring year of Android smartwatches, it seems that Google’s new Wear OS 3 is finally catching on. Montblanc just announced the Summit 3, the first non-Samsung smartwatch to support Wear OS 3. It launches July 15th for an outrageous $1,290.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • PCI Express 7 announced, but you won't be able to get your hands on it for years
    by Martin Brinkmann on June 22, 2022 at 2:31 pm

    PCI-SIG announced the new PCI Express 7.0 (PCIe 7.0) specification on the PCI-SIG Developers Conference 2022. The new standard will double the data rate of PCI Express 6.0. Compared to PCI Express Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post PCI Express 7 announced, but you won't be able to get your hands on it for years appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • The Best SD Cards For Cameras of 2022
    by John Bogna on June 22, 2022 at 2:00 pm

    A great camera needs a great SD card. Whether you’re looking for a lot of storage, the highest speeds, or simply a good value to save some money, we’ve found the best SD cards out there.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Apple Safari 16 Technology Preview brings some macOS Ventura's features to Monterey
    by Ashwin on June 22, 2022 at 1:45 pm

    Apple has released a new version of Safari Technology Preview for devices running on macOS Monterey. The update brings a few features from the WebKit-based browser in macOS Ventura to its predecessor. Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Apple Safari 16 Technology Preview brings some macOS Ventura's features to Monterey appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • 45 Years Later, The Apple II Still Has Lessons to Teach Us
    by Benj Edwards on June 22, 2022 at 1:30 pm

    45 years after the Apple II personal computer launched, the tech industry has arguably moved away from a few of the core principals that launched Apple and the personal computer into the mainstream. We spoke with industry luminaries Tim Sweeney, John Romero, and Steve Wozniak about what the Apple II did right—and what we can still learn from it today.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Exclude Patterns, Files, and Directories With grep
    by Dave McKay on June 22, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    Since 1974, the Linux grep command has been helping people find strings in files. But sometimes grep is just too thorough. Here are several ways to tell grep to ignore different things.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Hunt A Killer's 'Nancy Drew - Mystery at Magnolia Gardens' Review: A Great Intro
    by Sarah Chaney on June 22, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    Growing up, I read my fair share of mystery books, from Nancy Drew to Sherlock Holmes, and even contemplated becoming a detective in real life. While that dream didn’t come true, I’m still obsessed with binging true crime stories and solving fake mysteries, so I enjoyed living vicariously through Nancy Drew in this mystery board game from Hunt A Killer.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Steve Wozniak Talks Apple II on Its 45th Anniversary
    by Benj Edwards on June 22, 2022 at 12:30 pm

    When Steve Wozniak designed the Apple II—released in June 1977—he kick-started a wave of appliance-like home computers for average people. For the 45th anniversary of this monumentally important machine, we talked to Wozniak about its impact—and he had a lot to say.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • What Country Should I Set My VPN To?
    by Fergus O'Sullivan on June 22, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    If you’re new to virtual private networks, you may have wondered where you should connect your brand-new VPN to. After all, when you can connect anywhere in the world, the choice can become overwhelming. Here are a few rules of thumb for finding the best country and server for you.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Report: Adobe Reader is blocking antivirus tools from scanning loaded PDF documents
    by Martin Brinkmann on June 22, 2022 at 11:10 am

    Adobe is blocking several antivirus tools actively from scanning PDF documents loaded by its Adobe Acrobat Reader application, according to a security report published by Minerva Labs. The company found evidence that Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Report: Adobe Reader is blocking antivirus tools from scanning loaded PDF documents appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • 10 Samsung Galaxy Features You Should Be Using
    by Joe Fedewa on June 22, 2022 at 11:00 am

    Samsung Galaxy phones are notorious for having tons of features—whether you like it or not. That means there’s a very good chance there are some nifty things you don’t know about. Let’s fix that.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Google Chrome 103 launches with new prerendering technology
    by Martin Brinkmann on June 22, 2022 at 5:31 am

    Google Chrome 103 is now available. The new version of Google's Chrome web browser introduces support for a new prerendering technology, which Google believes will improve Chrome's page loading speed significantly. Chrome Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Google Chrome 103 launches with new prerendering technology appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • Should You Buy a Gaming Laptop?
    by Andrew Heinzman on June 21, 2022 at 9:05 pm

    We’ve finally reached a point where gaming laptops don’t suck. They’re relatively compact, quieter than a PlayStation, and often have amazing screens. But gaming laptops still have some major drawbacks, and due to the rise of cloud gaming and the Steam Deck, they’re no longer the only option for portable PC gaming.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • What Is a Sleeper PC?
    by Tim Brookes on June 21, 2022 at 9:00 pm

    When building a PC, your choice of components is arguably the most important decision you can make. But the form factor and case you choose shouldn’t be overlooked, and one of the most interesting “themes” you can choose is the sleeper PC.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Microsoft Outlook Gets a Grammarly-Style Editor Everywhere
    by Corbin Davenport on June 21, 2022 at 8:23 pm

    Microsoft Editor is an AI-powered writing assistant and grammar checker from Microsoft, similar to Grammarly and other services. It’s already integrated in some Microsoft apps, like Word, but now it’s rolling out to all Outlook applications.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Find Elevation on Google Maps
    by Mahesh Makvana on June 21, 2022 at 8:00 pm

    If you’re going on a hike or you’re just curious about a specific place’s altitudes, Google Maps makes it easy to find the elevation for most locations. Here’s how to use that feature on your desktop and mobile.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Disable BitLocker Encryption on Windows 10 and 11
    by Mahesh Makvana on June 21, 2022 at 7:00 pm

    Windows 10 and 11’s BitLocker feature, for Professional and Enterprise editions, encrypts your drive to help keep your data secure. If you don’t want this encryption for some reason, it’s easy to disable BitLocker and decrypt your drive. We’ll show you how to do that.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Mark Zuckerberg Shows Off Prototype VR Headsets for a Distant Future
    by Cory Gunther on June 21, 2022 at 6:57 pm

    We already know Meta (previously Facebook) plans to release its latest Meta Quest Pro VR headset later this year. In the meantime, CEO Mark Zuckerberg is giving the world a rare look at several neat prototypes the company is busy testing out.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Ghacks Deals: The Complete Coding For Parents & Kids: Build Education Apps in One Course (23 Hours)
    by Martin Brinkmann on June 21, 2022 at 6:06 pm

    The Complete Coding For Parents & Kids: Build Education Apps in One Course is designed to bring parents and their children together on a first coding journey. The course teaches how to Thank you for being a Ghacks reader. The post Ghacks Deals: The Complete Coding For Parents & Kids: Build Education Apps in One Course (23 Hours) appeared first on gHacks Technology News.

  • How to Track Projects and Reviews in Google Docs With Table Templates
    by Sandy Writtenhouse on June 21, 2022 at 6:00 pm

    When using Google Docs, you might add a table to neatly organize information so that you can share it with your company or audience. To speed up the creation process, try a table template instead.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Chromebooks Can Now Unzip More Than ZIP Files
    by Corbin Davenport on June 21, 2022 at 5:40 pm

    Chromebooks have always lagged behind Windows, macOS, and Linux when it comes to handling local files, partially by design. Thankfully, Google is improving support for archived files in Chrome OS.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Change a Network From Public to Private on Windows 10 or 11
    by Mahesh Makvana on June 21, 2022 at 5:00 pm

    If you’d like to make your Windows 10 or Windows 11 PC discoverable on your network and to use file and printer sharing, you’ll have to switch your Wi-Fi network’s profile from Public to Private. We’ll walk you through the steps to make this change on your computer.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • LEGO Brings Back Two Iconic Theme Sets In Giant Glorious Fashion
    by Cory Gunther on June 21, 2022 at 4:42 pm

    In celebration of 90 years of LEGO, your favorite brick-building company has released some iconic theme sets that are bigger than ever. We’re talking about a remake of the original 1979 Galaxy Explorer spaceship and a huge 4,514-piece medieval castle.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Philips Hue Launches a New Smart Dimmer, Unveils Its First Portable Light
    by Andrew Heinzman on June 21, 2022 at 4:26 pm

    Signify just introduced a flurry of new Philips Hue products to help existing customers flesh out their smart home. There’s a Tap Dial Switch for intuitive lighting control, the first Philips Hue battery-powered lamp, new Perifo track lighting, and some upgraded lighting fixtures.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • V-Moda's New Headphones Double as a Bluetooth Speaker
    by Cory Gunther on June 21, 2022 at 3:24 pm

    Today, the popular headphone maker V-Moda unveiled its first all-wireless headphones, but that’s not all these have to offer. The new V-Moda S-80 series is stylish and customizable with replaceable colorful side panels, and they also double as a Bluetooth speaker.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Why Mullvad VPN Won't Accept New Subscriptions
    by Andrew Heinzman on June 21, 2022 at 3:14 pm

    The best VPN services follow strict no-logging policies, meaning that they don’t collect or monitor your browsing activity. But simply signing up for a VPN can leave a paper trail, as the service needs to keep some information to maintain a monthly subscription. Now, Mullvad VPN says it will eliminate that concern by only accepting one-time payments.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Satechi 165W USB-C 4-Port PD GaN Charger Review: Small, But Mighty
    by Brenna Miles on June 21, 2022 at 2:24 pm

    Ensuring all of your devices are charged and ready can be a challenge, especially when you must mess with multiple cables and charge blocks. The Satechi 165W USB-C 4-Port PD GaN Charger features a single cable and fast charging speed.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • The Best Keyboards of 2022
    by Elizabeth Henges on June 21, 2022 at 2:24 pm

    You could replace your keyboard with almost any keyboard, and it’ll work. But it’d be better to splurge a little on a nice keyboard that’ll make your everyday typing experience that much better. Here are our best keyboard picks!Read This Article on How-To Geek ›