When Microsoft promised to “think through every pixel and detail” in Windows 11, I think we all knew what would happen next. The Windows 11 rollout is a rocky mess, with missing features, strange bugs, and clashing design elements. Oh, and typpos. I mean tipos. Sorry—TYPOS.
Early adopters discovered a glaring typo in the Windows 11 Paint app, a clear sign that Microsoft isn’t obsessing over every pixel in the new operating system. Not only that, but there’s a mislabeled button in MS Paint that will make your head spin. Check out our top story, where we break down the whole MS Paint debacle.
Acer is trying to cash in on antimicrobial laptops. And while the laptops are pretty cool, the antimicrobial thing is misleading.
This software lets you use your iPad as a secondary Windows display. Yeah, for your PC.
Even with its fancy Windows 11 redesign, MS Paint feels like Microsoft’s neglected child. Users on the /r/Windows11 forum discovered two glaring mistakes in Windows 11 Paint’s File menu—a typo and a mislabeled button. It’s not the end of the world, but it’s a clear sign that Microsoft didn’t “think through every pixel and detail” while developing its new operating system. Read More »
Streaming devices are a simple way to step up your entertainment game regardless if you have a smart TV or not. Content recommendations, well-designed remotes, and much more make these gadgets an excellent addition to any living room—so let’s look at the ones you should have your eyes on. Read More »
Acer is always finding new ways to stand out from the competition. Just look at the company’s new Vero laptop—a sustainable and repairable device that’s garnered a ton of praise from press and customers alike. But Acer’s latest idea is a bit strange. Allow me to introduce Acer’s line of germophobe-friendly laptops, tablets, and monitors. Read More »
How much should you spend on an outdoor security camera? The new Kangaroo Indoor + Outdoor Cam kind of complicates that question. It costs just $40, but it packs in a ton of cool features like color night vision and motion detection. Read More »
Luna Display from Astropad is a neat product that turns your iPad into a wireless second display monitor. And while it was initially only available for the Mac, this week, the company announced full support for Windows machines, making it more useful than ever. Yes, this little gadget will turn your iPad into a wireless second monitor for a Windows PC. Read More »
Amazon’s Kindle Paperwhite eReader is a super cool gadget to have, whether you’re into reading bestsellers or the occasional magazine, but you should probably buy a protective cover for it to keep it safe from the elements. This stylish fabric color is available in Charcoal Black, Canary Yellow, and Marine Blue, and is made from a water-safe material that can stand up to the occasional splash (making it perfect for poolside reading). The cover is lightweight and thin, and uses a magnetic attachment to keep it securely closed in between uses.
You know what’s ironic? Despite Apple’s poor track record for device repairability, the company goes out of its way to make its products’ beautiful on the inside. And thanks to iFixit’s new set of teardown and X-ray wallpapers, you can enjoy Apple’s great irony every time you use your iPhone 13 and iPad Mini 6. Read More »
Searching for a new pair of earbuds? Several models of Apple’s AirPods and Beats headphones are on sale at Amazon today, including the fantastic AirPods Pro, which scored a 9/10 in our detailed review. Read More »
Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge just got a lot better thanks to a free PDF Editor tool announced by Adobe. After years of frustration and headache, mainly from PDFs, users can now add an extension that makes it easy to view, edit, and manage PDFs inside the browser. Read More »
For all the hoopla about Windows 11, it’s clear that some of its taskbar features don’t yet match the functionality of the operating system it’s replacing—Windows 10. Here are five ways Windows 10’s taskbar beats Windows 11’s as of October 2021. Read More »
8K TVs represent the peak of television technology right now, but which of them are worth the premium price tag? That’s where we can help. We have selected the best 8K TVs that provide a truly excellent experience. Read More »
Halloween brings lots of great possibilities for laidback celebrations. There’s pumpkin carving, scary movie marathons, and candy binges for all ages. But this year, we’d like to add spooky board games to the list of Halloween traditions. Read More »