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AMD vs Intel! Core i3-3220 vs FX-4300 vs A10-5800K

Building a gaming PC? Here are the best budget CPUs out there! Pricing: Core i3-3220: – FX-4300: – A10-5800K: A question I get asked all the time is AMD vs Intel? Which is best? If you’re on a budget the usual recommendation is the Intel Core i3-3220 however in the AMD camp you have the FX-4300 which is quad core and supports overclocking as well as the A10-5800K APU which has the same benefits but also has impressive graphics built-in.…

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Doogee S80 hands-on: A waterproof, rugged walkie-talkie phone Review

The Doogee S80 is certainly more than a waterproof phone. This sub=$440 phone has a sturdy aerial, a rear pocket clip for your overalls, and can be used as a walkie-talkie when out of cell phone range. It seems to be much more than just a phone. I have taken a look at several rugged waterproof phones from Doogee including the S50, S60, and S70. The Doogee S80 is sturdily built with plastic edges wrapped around an aluminum alloy frame…

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Hër Wireless On-Ear headphones review: As Good as it Looks?

Hër On-Ear Bluetooth Stereo Headphones full review German brand Hër’s on-ear Bluetooth stereo headphones packs lush sound in a compact and elegant design. It’s decidedly marketed to women, with its soft colours and minimalist design (we can argue feminine aesthetics another day) – and 3% of its profits go to the German Committee for UN Women. We found that it offered a fairly balanced bass and treble range, making it ideal for daily commuters and casual listeners, though perhaps not…

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China attempts to stop iPhone sales

Qualcomm and Apple are caught up in a legal battle in China over supposed patent infringement by Apple regarding the working of it’s software. The chipmaker recently won a preliminary injunction from a court in China that would stop the sales of several iPhone models from the iPhone 6S to the 8 Plus and X. This legal fight has been going for over a year where all sorts of accusations and banning attempts have been thrown around, from Apple accusing…

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Best Fitbit Deals of December 2018

Black Friday and Cyber Monday have come and gone, but there are still some great deals on Fitbit activity trackers, especially in Christmas rush! Fitness trackers are super popular, and that’s a great sign that these health gadgets are more than just a fad you get bored with; they really work! Fitbits will be the number one choice for many looking to get healthier, through exercise, sport, and better quality sleep. With the run-up to Christmas, now is a good time to buy a…

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Best Micro-USB Charging Cables: Amazing Cables That (May) Change Your Life

The best charging cable is the one that comes with your device (phone, tablet, laptop, camera, etc), but it is unlikely to be the smartest or most useful. It does the job but that’s about it. Let’s face it – charging cables are boring… until you can’t find yours and your device has run out of battery power. Then it suddenly becomes a matter of life and death to find it. Believe it or not, there are some actually rather…

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Nvidia’s fabulous fakes unpack the black box of AI

What are neural networks actually doing? That is the question of the “black box” of AI that has been much debated in recent years. 
This week, the machine learning scientists at Nvidia report some progress in understanding what’s going on. In a bravura display of fake facial images, the researchers claim a novel way to separate out the aspects of pictures that the neural net “sees” at a high level, such as the orientation of an object, and at a…

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Upgrade your game for cheap with these 3 awesome graphics card deals

Upgrade your game for cheap with these 3 awesome graphics card deals | PCWorld ‘); consent.ads.queue.push(function(){ try { IDG.GPT.addDisplayedAd(“gpt-superstitial”, “true”); $(‘#gpt-superstitial’).responsiveAd({screenSize:’971 1115′, scriptTags: []}); IDG.GPT.log(“Creating ad: gpt-superstitial [971 1115]”); } catch (exception) { console.log(“Error with IDG.GPT: ” + exception); } }); Great graphics cards are on sale today matter what price (or resolution) you’re working with. Thank you Your message has been sent. Sorry There was an error emailing this page. By Ian Paul Contributor, PCWorld | Dec 14, 2018…

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Microsoft’s ’12 Days of Faves’ deals knock the Surface Laptop 2 price down to a fantastic $799

Microsoft’s ’12 Days of Faves’ deals knock the Surface Laptop 2 price down to a fantastic $799 | PCWorld ‘); consent.ads.queue.push(function(){ try { IDG.GPT.addDisplayedAd(“gpt-superstitial”, “true”); $(‘#gpt-superstitial’).responsiveAd({screenSize:’971 1115′, scriptTags: []}); IDG.GPT.log(“Creating ad: gpt-superstitial [971 1115]”); } catch (exception) { console.log(“Error with IDG.GPT: ” + exception); } }); With this offer, Microsoft’s Surface Laptop 2 costs less than the first-generation Surface Laptop. Thank you Your message has been sent. Sorry There was an error emailing this page. By Mark Hachman Senior Editor,…

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How to connect your Kindle to a Wi-Fi Network

How to connect your Kindle to a Wi-Fi Network | PCWorld ‘); consent.ads.queue.push(function(){ try { IDG.GPT.addDisplayedAd(“gpt-superstitial”, “true”); $(‘#gpt-superstitial’).responsiveAd({screenSize:’971 1115′, scriptTags: []}); IDG.GPT.log(“Creating ad: gpt-superstitial [971 1115]”); } catch (exception) { console.log(“Error with IDG.GPT: ” + exception); } }); Follow the steps in this guide to connect your Amazon Kindle to Wi-Fi in no time at all. Thank you Your message has been sent. Sorry There was an error emailing this page. Séamus Bellamy/IDG “); }); try { $(“div.lazyload_blox_ad”).lazyLoadAd({ threshold :…

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How to Reset Passcode on iPhone, iPad or iPod

If you’re locked out of your iPad, iPod or iPhone then don’t fret because there is a way to reset a forgotten iOS passcode. But if you want to keep all your stuff and avoid wiping your device you will need a recent backup and you’ll need to know the Apple ID and password of the account that was used to set it up. The good news is that no matter whether you have an iTunes backup or not, it’s possible to…

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Lenovo IdeaPad 120s 14-Inch Laptop – (Mineral Grey) (Intel Pentium N4200, 4 GB RAM, 64 GB eMMC Storage, Windows 10 S)

Price: The Ideapad 120s is a modern, stylish take on the laptop computer. It’s perfect for every day tasks, and the HD screen looks incredible. If you’re looking for reliable processing power combined with high performance, the 120s is a perfect companion for work and play. The Ideapad 120s features a redesigned chassis with simple, clean lines — giving it a modern take on classic style. You count on your devices to keep up with you. So we applied a…

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How to Convert PDFs to Word Documents and Image Files

The PDF (Portable Document Format) is the open standard, created by Adobe in the 1990s, for presenting documents so they look consistent across all platforms and software. DOC (or DOCX) is the format/file extension used mainly by Microsoft Office for its word processing documents. The two aren’t anywhere near compatible. The problem is that you can’t open a DOC file with Adobe Reader (or any other free PDF reader like FoxIt and Sumatra). But in order to convert PDFs to…

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Samsung unveils new Notebook 9 Pen 2-in-1: Bigger size, better battery

Samsung has unveiled the 2019 edition of its high-end convertible, the Notebook 9 Pen. Aimed at creative professionals, it offers a new and improved built-in S Pen that works on a device that can be used as a laptop or tablet. The 2-in-1 is available with a 13-inch or 15-inch full HD LCD screens, both of which come with a dark-blue aluminum finish, 16GB of RAM, 512GB of storage, and Intel’s 8th generation Core i7 processors. The 15-inch model is…

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Fast speed 3.1 Gen 1 flash drives by Sony launched in India starting at Rs 850

Despite the convenience of cloud storage, there are times when you need USBs to transfer data and Sony’s new fast speed 3.1 Gen 1 flash drives are meant to do just that while also being durable. The three variants, USM-BA2, USM-CA2 and USM-MX3, come in 16GB, 32GB, 64GB and 128GB capacities.  USM-BA2 (above) and USM-CA2 (below) The new USBs by Sony have a metallic finish and are meant to help in ‘effective workflow’.  According to the company, the flash drives…

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How to Insert Text, Sign a PDF With Adobe Acrobat Reader

Need to edit a PDF document but don’t want to pay for the more expensive Adobe editors? You can add text to and sign a PDF with just the free Reader program. PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. You’ve received a PDF file that you need to fill out, sign, and then return to the sender. In some cases, the sender may have created an electronic PDF…

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Amazon Echo Input review: Make any speaker an Alexa speaker for $35

If you have any interest in bringing Alexa into your home, the chances are good that you’ve already done so. After all, Amazon offers a broad selection of Echo speakers that are frequently on sale. In fact, right now, you can get a brand-new Echo Dot — one of the highest-rated Echo devices to date — for just $30. Earlier this month, you could get one for $24. If that didn’t get you to buy in, I’m not sure why…

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Perkbox plans to disrupt the health insurance market with new product | Startups

Employee engagement scale-up Perkbox has expanded into healthcare with the launch of Perkbox Medical, a product that combines cheap health insurance with online GP consultations. The London-based company offers small and medium-sized enterprises a subscription-based platform that they can use to provide staff with perks, public recognition and surveys. Adding healthcare to the portfolio expands the service into covering financial, emotional and physical wellbeing. © Perkbox Private health insurance premiums in the UK currently cost an average of £1,435 per year,…

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2019 will be the year of the cloud system maker

There’s a culture in the US called the maker culture, a hipster phenomenon. Related to the hacker culture, it represents a technology-based extension of the DIY culture that revels in the creation of new devices or systems. I’ve been a maker for years. For me to feel like I’m accomplishing anything, I need to build physical things such as racing drones, motorcycles, books, on-demand video courses, and, yes, cloud-based software systems. If I don’t make things, I feel a bit…

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Facebook could face billion dollar fine for data breaches

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