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3 Things We Love in Windows 11 (and 3 Things We Hate)
Windows 11 has some great features, as well as reasons not to upgrade.
How to make Windows 11 look like Windows 10
Windows 11 gives Microsoft’s operating system a bold new look, but you can still make it feel (mostly) familiar.
How to upgrade to Windows 11: Every option explained
Microsoft has several tools to upgrade you from Windows 10 to Windows 11 in a matter of minutes.
How to watch TV on your PC
There are several ways to watch live TV on your PC, some much easier than others. We walk you through your options.
SOME OF THE BEST WINDOWS 11 FEATURES ARE HIDDEN
HERE’S WHERE TO FIND THEM.
Mesh Wi-Fi vs. traditional router: Which one's best for your home?
You can go with the easy answer—or the one that’s actually best for you.
AMD Radeon RX 6600: Finally, a true 1080p graphics card
It’s good, though pricey.
Acer Predator Triton 500 SE: A gaming laptop that's safe for work
The 16:10, 1440p, 165 Hz display is great for more than just gaming.
Microsoft Surface Pro 8: A superior Windows 11 tablet
Microsoft's latest Surface ushers in Windows 11 with an outstanding new Surface tablet.
PNY LX3030 SSD: Incredible durability for twice the price
This PCIe 3 drive sustains long writes with the top performers and is rated for a staggering 27,000TBW per TB of capacity.
ITALIAN COMPETITION WATCHDOG FINES APPLE, AMAZON $225M
Italy’s antitrust watchdog has fined Apple and Amazon a total of more than 200 million euros ($225 million) for cooperating to restrict competition in the sale of Apple and Beats branded products in violation of European Union rules.
WHAT WORKS FOR ME: WINDOWS OF OPPORTUNITY
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella functions in a daily pressure cooker of high stakes. Here’s how he finds balance amid the ever-evolving environment of big tech. as told to CHARLES THORP
INTELLI ScoutPro 240W Powerbank
Wired and wireless charging on the go
ULTRA-MOBILE COMPUTERS & YOU
From subnotebooks to Ultra Mobile PCs, these machines have come and gone over the years. John Knight asks if we are about to see their return.
CENTERFOLD The Modded Monster
PERFORMANCE GEAR LAID BARE
ASRock RX 6700 XT Phantom Gaming OC
A good GPU in a mediocre card
AUGMENTED REALITY PROJECT BRINGS OLYMPICS BIRTHPLACE TO LIFE
What would it be like to walk around the ancient religious sanctuary of Olympia when the Olympic Games were held?
Macs back in the game with new processors
HOW TO USE SNAP LAYOUTS IN WINDOWS 11
Windows 11 may be better known for its centered taskbar and rounded window borders, but the new Snap Layouts feature (sometimes also called Snap Assist) might be a more useful UI innovation. Windows, as its name implies, has long been excellent at managing and rearranging program windows, but Snap Layouts elevate the operating system (OS) to the next level.
CAN MY PC RUN WINDOWS 11?
With rounded corners for all windows, relocated taskbar icons, and more elegant Settings dialogs, Windows 11 is a significant visual refinement of Windows 10. It’s also a free update, which means you’re probably keen to install it on your existing PC.