• Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 Review: Premium Performance
    by Sarah Chaney on November 25, 2022 at 2:30 pm

    Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Extreme laptop series always receives glowing reviews from our team. We’ve reviewed Gen 1, Gen 3, and Gen 4, and loved every new iteration. Is the ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 5 just as awesome? Why, yes. Yes, it is.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • 8 Ways Google Assistant Can Increase Your Work Productivity
    by April Miller on November 25, 2022 at 2:00 pm

    Google Assistant software is available on mobile and smart home devices and can help you accomplish tasks around your house. These eight Google Assistant features will help you focus, stay organized, enter periods of deep work, and maintain overall high productivity during the workday.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Why Is It Called “Black Friday”?
    by Joe Fedewa on November 25, 2022 at 2:00 pm

    The day after Thanksgiving in the U.S. has become known as “Black Friday.” Retailers across the country drop prices to kick off the Holiday shopping season. Where did the name for this wild day of consumerism come from?Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Are Black Friday TVs Really a Scam?
    by Joe Fedewa on November 25, 2022 at 1:30 pm

    Televisions are always one of the hottest items when Black Friday sales roll around. Many people wait until the holiday season to buy a TV. The deals sometimes sound too good to be true, but is that actually the case?Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • The Best Amazon Black Friday Deals for Home, Beauty, Kitchen, and more
    by Shea Simmons on November 25, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    Your belly is filled with food, and now, it’s time to sit back on the couch and relax. One surefire way to do so? Online shopping. Thanks to Amazon’s Black Friday sale, you’ve got plenty of purchasing options.Read This Article on LifeSavvy ›

  • The 25 Best Smart Home Gifts for 2022
    by Jason Fitzpatrick on November 25, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    If you’re shopping with the intent to expand a friend’s stable of smart home devices or bring a relative’s home into the 21st century, you can’t beat these gifts.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • The 25 Best Gifts for Cutting the Cord for 2022
    by Joe Fedewa on November 25, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    Cord cutting—ditching a traditional cable subscription—has never been easier. However, there’s no shortage of options when it comes to how you can cut the cord. For the cord cutter in your life, you have plenty of gifts to consider.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • The Best Black Friday Deals of 2022
    by Elizabeth Henges on November 25, 2022 at 6:00 am

    Ready to get your holiday shopping done? It’s Black Friday, and you can mark off everything on your gift list without leaving home, so go ahead and pour yourself a glass of eggnog.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Platform Engineering vs DevOps: What You Need to Know
    by James Walker on November 25, 2022 at 1:48 am

    Platform engineering is the process of designing and implementing toolchains that improve the software delivery experience. Platform engineers set up automated infrastructure and self-service controls that allow developers to work more efficiently.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Watch Adam Savage Go "Hands On" With the Original Enterprise From 'Star Trek'
    by Danny Chadwick on November 24, 2022 at 8:00 pm

    If you’re a big Star Trek fan like me, you’d never pass up an opportunity to see the original starship Enterprise up close and personal. This week, Adam Savage of MythBusters fame visited the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum to do just that. Check out the video of his visit below.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Clear Your Cache on a Samsung Phone
    by Mahesh Makvana on November 24, 2022 at 7:00 pm

    Clearing your Samsung phone’s cache can help fix various app issues and improve the overall performance of your Galaxy phone. We’ll show you how to clear Android’s app and browser cache in this guide.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Logitech G Cloud Gaming Handheld Drops to $299 for Black Friday
    by Cory Gunther on November 24, 2022 at 6:45 pm

    If you’re looking to take your gaming experience anywhere and everywhere, the impressive Logitech G Cloud gaming handheld released last month is on sale for Black Friday. For a limited time, gamers can get Logitech’s portable machine for the original early-bird discounted price of just $299.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How Much Power Does Leaving a TV On All the Time Use?
    by Jason Fitzpatrick on November 24, 2022 at 6:30 pm

    If you’re a fan of leaving a TV on for background noise (or trying to convince someone not to), you might be curious about how much an always-on TV contributes to your electric bill.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • The Best Black Friday Deals on SSDs, Keyboards, and More
    by Zach Laidlaw on November 24, 2022 at 6:00 pm

    Get your fill of turkey and pumpkin pie while you can, because the biggest shopping event of the year is here. With all of the Black Friday festivities in full swing, we’re giving you wall-to-wall coverage of all the best tech deals, which you can find in our Black Friday Deals roundup (coming tomorrow), as well as in our free Deals Newsletter, which we’re sending your way today, tomorrow, and Cyber Monday. Let’s get to it!Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • NASA Official Says Humans Will Live on the Moon by 2030
    by Danny Chadwick on November 24, 2022 at 6:00 pm

    For decades, humans have dreamed about living and working in outer space. However, those ambitions haven’t panned out since the glory days of the mid-20th-century space race. Since the end of the Apollo program, humankind’s outer space ambitions have been limited to near-earth orbit.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • How to Fix the “iPhone Unavailable” Screen
    by Tim Brookes on November 24, 2022 at 6:00 pm

    You’ve pulled your iPhone out of your pocket only to be greeted with an error that says “iPhone unavailable” with seemingly no solution. So why does this “unavailable” lock screen appear, how do you fix it, and how can you avoid it in the future?Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • These Projector Black Friday Deals Will Put the Savings On Your Wall
    by Dave McQuilling on November 24, 2022 at 5:45 pm

    Black Friday is usually the best time of year to pick up a TV, but you may be better off not picking up a TV at all. Projectors have come a long way over the last few years, and open up a wide range of possibilities. XGIMI has a wide range of projectors on offer at a wide range of prices.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Why an App Store Gift Card Is a Great Gift
    by Joe Fedewa on November 24, 2022 at 5:00 pm

    Gift cards have a bad reputation for being boring, thoughtless gifts. However, when buying a gift for a techy person, some free money to spend in Apple App Store or Google Play Store may just be the perfect thing.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • The Pros and Cons of Buying Phones From Your Carrier
    by Cameron Summerson on November 24, 2022 at 4:00 pm

    If there’s a techy person in your life, you’ve probably heard that you shouldn’t buy phones directly from your carrier. While that’s a good general rule, it’s not always true. Let’s talk about the pros and cons.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • The Best Phone Accessories Gift Ideas Under $70
    by Joy Okumoko on November 24, 2022 at 3:24 pm

    The right phone accessories can help you to get the most out of your device whether or not you use a pricey Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 or an iPhone 14 Pro Max. However, with so many phone accessories available, choosing can quickly become a hassle, especially if you have a limited budget to work with.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Save $1,000 on Jackery's Emergency Solar Generator
    by Dave McQuilling on November 24, 2022 at 2:45 pm

    Solar generators have plenty of advantages, but they also have one major downside. They’re very expensive. Jackory, which makes a range of high capacity solar generators, is offering up to $1,080 off some of its products this Black Friday — so now may be an ideal time to grab one.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Should You Buy Renewed Stuff on Amazon?
    by Andrew Heinzman on November 24, 2022 at 2:30 pm

    Shoppers are often wary of “renewed” or “refurbished” products. They don’t want to end up with a hunk of junk, especially if it can’t be returned. But the Amazon Renewed program does a decent job addressing these concerns—it’s a quick and easy way to save money, and it’s backed by a 90-day guarantee.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Garmin Enduro 2 Review: All-In-One Watch for Ultra Athletes
    by Kelly Hodgkins on November 24, 2022 at 2:00 pm

    Garmin outdid itself with the Enduro 2. The GPS fitness watch is a significant upgrade over the original Enduro, addressing almost all the shortcomings of its predecessor. There are many reasons to love and few to hate this ultra-endurance watch for active lifestyles.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • The 25 Best Geeky Stocking Stuffers for 2022
    by Jason Fitzpatrick on November 24, 2022 at 2:00 pm

    If you’re looking for some fun and useful stocking stuffers, look no further. From phone accessories to handy Everyday Carry gadgets, we have a little something for everybody.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • The 25 Best Tech Gifts Under $100 for 2022
    by Chason Gordon on November 24, 2022 at 1:00 pm

    Not every tech gift has to be a jet pack that costs more than your house. Plenty of respectable gadgets under $100 are ideal for those in your life who deserve gifts less than $100. That covers generous $99.95 gifts, and those joke presents you buy for that secret Santa thing at work you can’t get out of.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • 25 Gifts Your Techy Friends Actually Want in 2022
    by Joe Fedewa on November 24, 2022 at 12:00 pm

    Technology lovers can be hard to shop for. They tend to enjoy the process of finding the perfect product on their own. If you’re attempting to buy a techy gift for a techy person, you better do it right.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Watch the 2022 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
    by Josh Bell on November 24, 2022 at 11:40 am

    A beloved annual tradition for nearly a century, the 2022 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is back with floats, balloons, and musical performances. Here’s how to stream the parade on Thursday, November 24, 2022, at 9 a.m. ET / PT.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Victrola Re-Spin Review: An Entry-Level Turntable You Can Take Anywhere
    by Kris Wouk on November 24, 2022 at 11:00 am

    Vinyl records have made a comeback in a big way, and with so many people getting into vinyl, it makes sense that Victrola would offer an affordable, easy-to-use model for first-time turntable owners. That said, the Victrola Re-Spin is more than just an entry-level record player.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • ASUS Now Sells the World’s Thinnest 14-Inch Laptop
    by Arol Wright on November 23, 2022 at 10:21 pm

    Laptops come in multiple shapes and forms, but going with a thinner model usually means giving up performance and battery life. ASUS is hoping to change that with a new MacBook Pro competitor, which the company says is the thinnest 14-inch laptop in existence.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • New York Cracks Down on Fossil Fuels for Crypto Mining
    by Corbin Davenport on November 23, 2022 at 9:38 pm

    Cryptocurrency mining often requires massive amounts of electricity, especially for proof-of-work chains like Bitcoin. That power sometimes comes from fossil fuels, which the state of New York wants to limit.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Mercedes Wants You to Pay a Subscription for Full Speed
    by Chason Gordon on November 23, 2022 at 7:24 pm

    There’s always that moment during a chase scene in a movie where the driver presses some red turbo button to get away. That scene might be a bit lamer if instead of pressing a button to get more speed, they’re entering their credit card information on a website.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • The Excellent Logitech MX Keys and MX Keys Mini Are 15% Off
    by Corbin Davenport on November 23, 2022 at 7:12 pm

    Logitech sells many keyboards, but the MX Keys series combines best-in-class wireless connectivity with a premium membrane build. Now you can get two models for 15% off their usual prices.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Turn Off a Samsung Galaxy Phone
    by Mahesh Makvana on November 23, 2022 at 7:00 pm

    Want to give your Samsung Galaxy a break? It’s easy to turn your phone off, and we’ll show you a few ways to do just that.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Get 3 Months of Kindle Unlimited for Just $1
    by Andrew Heinzman on November 23, 2022 at 6:58 pm

    Hardcore bookworms are obsessed with Kindle Unlimited, a service that unlocks millions of ebooks for just $10 a month. And now, for Black Friday, you can score three months of Kindle Unlimited for just $1. That’s a $29 discount, in case you’re having trouble with the math.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • 10 Games You Won’t Believe Your M1 or M2 Mac Can Run
    by Sydney Butler on November 23, 2022 at 6:30 pm

    Even the humble base-model M1 Macbook Air packs more punch than the previous generation of consoles, yet it may still come as a surprise to realize that the M1 and M2 Apple computers can play some intense games.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • What Is a Streak on Snapchat? (and How to Start One)
    by Mahesh Makvana on November 23, 2022 at 6:00 pm

    If you’ve been exchanging Snaps with your friends, you’ve likely heard of the term Snapchat streaks or Snapstreaks. So what are Snap streaks, and how do they work? Here’s what to know and how you can start your own Snapstreak.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Save Up to 50% On a Roku Streaming Stick During Black Friday
    by Andrew Heinzman on November 23, 2022 at 5:15 pm

    The cold weather might force you inside, but at least you can stream your favorite movies and shows. Now’s the time to take advantage of Roku’s Black Friday sale, which could save you up to 50% on a 4K streaming stick.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Why You Should Use a Credit Card to Shop Online
    by Fergus O'Sullivan on November 23, 2022 at 5:00 pm

    If you’re buying anything online, whether it’s physical products or digital subscriptions, you may be worried about scams, payment issues, or other shenanigans. There is a simple way to avoid a lot of these issues when paying online, and you likely already have it in your pocket: your credit card.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • It’s Now Easier to Install the Windows Subsystem for Linux
    by Arol Wright on November 23, 2022 at 4:59 pm

    Microsoft released the Windows Subsystem for Linux on the Microsoft Store over a year ago, but so far, it has only been available as a “preview” there. Now, it’s now generally available for all Windows 10 and Windows 11 users.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Giveaway: Win One of 50 iPhone 14 Pro Clear Cases From Mkeke
    by Zach Laidlaw on November 23, 2022 at 4:55 pm

    The new iPhone 14 Pro is a gorgeous device with its aluminum chassis, sophisticated colors, and bold camera arrays. Instead of wrapping your new gadget in a case that covers up its premium appeal, Mkeke offers crystal clear options that show off every mesmerizing detail. Even better, you can win one of 50 Mkeke iPhone 14 Pro clear cases in this exclusive giveaway.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • How to Watch Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Without Cable
    by Cory Gunther on November 23, 2022 at 4:51 pm

    It’s that time of the year again. The annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade is here with four new balloon floats, music from Mariah Carey, and much more. Before you dive into dinner this year, here’s how to watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade with or without cable and when.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Aqara's Upgraded Home Automation Controller Adds HomeKit and Alexa
    by Danny Chadwick on November 23, 2022 at 4:39 pm

    If you’re into home automation, Aqara just released an upgraded smart home controller that you may want to check out. The Aqara Cube T1 Pro features all the qualities of the previous Aqara Cube but adds HomeKit and Alexa support, plus a few extra goodies for your smart home.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • You Can Get a Year of Hulu for $2 per Month Right Now
    by Corbin Davenport on November 23, 2022 at 4:26 pm

    Hulu isn’t the catch-all movie and TV streaming service that it once was, but it still has a massive library from FOX, ABC, and Disney, as well as its own original content. Now you can get the service for a year for just $1.99 per month.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • 10 Things You Should Think Twice About Buying Online
    by Tim Brookes on November 23, 2022 at 4:00 pm

    Online shopping has revolutionized retail, mostly for the better, but some purchases require more care and attention than others. Make sure you do your due diligence when buying online before you fall for a fake or a scam.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • Score an HBO Max Subscription for $1.99 This Black Friday
    by Cory Gunther on November 23, 2022 at 3:51 pm

    We don’t see deals on HBO Max very often, but for this Black Friday, you can score a 3-month subscription for 80% off the usual price. Until November 28th, you can get your first three months for only $1.99 per month instead of the regular $10.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • Here's Why Canned Cranberry Sauce Is Jiggly
    by Shea Simmons on November 23, 2022 at 3:40 pm

    Love it or hate it, canned cranberry sauce is a Thanksgiving staple. That’s because it’s a much simpler option than making homemade cranberry sauce, but what exactly is it, and why does it jiggle like that?Read This Article on LifeSavvy ›

  • The Sony LinkBuds for $52 off Is a Hole in One Deal
    by Corbin Davenport on November 23, 2022 at 3:38 pm

    Sony released the LinkBuds earbuds earlier this year, which have a unique open-ring design with a hole in the middle for surroundings to come through — ideal for outdoor activity. Now the earbuds are on sale, ahead of Black Friday.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›

  • You Should Still Buy Blu-Rays and DVDs, Here's Why
    by Danny Chadwick on November 23, 2022 at 3:27 pm

    Streaming films and TV shows have become commonplace in today’s entertainment world. With everything you could want just a few clicks away, it seems anachronistic to buy a season of a television series on Blu-ray. But, you may be short-changing yourself with that empty entertainment center. Here’s why.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • The Best Gifts for Campers Under $100
    by Joy Okumoko on November 23, 2022 at 3:24 pm

    While the average camping checklist may include items like a tent, sleeping pad, pillow, plates and utensils, bug spray, and toiletries, among others, they often leave out other key essentials. To help you (or the camper next door) make the most of your next camping trip, we’ve curated a list of seven must-have camping essentials.Read This Article on Review Geek ›

  • The Best Specialty Streaming Services of 2022
    by Josh Bell on November 23, 2022 at 3:24 pm

    Everybody knows about services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Video, but those are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to streaming. Here are our top picks for specialty streaming services that cater to specific interests.Read This Article on How-To Geek ›