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Discover how to protect your PC or Mac from online threats and how to respond if your computer is compromised. Boost performance for work and gaming, and enhance your privacy with a VPN.

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Hardware

How to Check and Monitor Your CPU Temperature

Some like it hot, your PC doesn’t! It’s critical to keep an eye on your PC’s or laptop’s CPU temperature. In this article, I explain ...

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HARDWARE

How to Check and Monitor Your CPU Temperature

Some like it hot, your PC doesn’t! It’s critical to keep an eye on your PC’s or laptop’s CPU temperature. In this ...

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Drivers

How to Update Your Device Drivers for Windows

Device drivers are software that tells your computer’s operating system how to talk to its hardware. Without device drivers, your ...

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DRIVERS

How to Update Your Device Drivers for Windows

Device drivers are software that tells your computer’s operating system how to talk to its hardware. Without device ...

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Gaming

How to Overclock Your GPU to Boost Your Games’ FPS

There’s nothing more depressing than starting a brand new game on launch day, only to suffer through constant stuttering or poor ...

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GAMING

How to Overclock Your GPU to Boost Your Games’ FPS

There’s nothing more depressing than starting a brand new game on launch day, only to suffer through constant stuttering ...

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Malware

The Essential Guide to Malware: Detection, Prevention & Removal

Ever since the birth of computing, people have fought the threat of malware. But what exactly is malware? In this article we define ...

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MALWARE

The Essential Guide to Malware: Detection, Prevention & Removal

Ever since the birth of computing, people have fought the threat of malware. But what exactly is malware? In this ...

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Hardware

SSD vs. HDD: Which Do You Need?

Are you running out of storage space? Is your old hard disk slowing to a crawl? Then it’s time for a hardware upgrade. But should you choose a cheaper, traditional hard disk drive? Or should you take the plunge and buy a fast SSD? We show you the ...

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HARDWARE

SSD vs. HDD: Which Do You Need?

Are you running out of storage space? Is your old hard disk slowing to a crawl? Then it’s time for a hardware upgrade. ...

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Drivers

How to Update Graphics Drivers in Windows 10, 8, and 7

Every single pixel on your computer screen is drawn by a graphics driver. Whether it’s an image (such as a photo or video) or text, a ...

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DRIVERS

How to Update Graphics Drivers in Windows 10, 8, and 7

Every single pixel on your computer screen is drawn by a graphics driver. Whether it’s an image (such as a photo or ...

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Drivers

How to Update Audio Drivers on a Windows PC

Not a single beep will come out of your speakers without the proper audio driver installed. If you have audio issues, such as ...

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DRIVERS

How to Update Audio Drivers on a Windows PC

Not a single beep will come out of your speakers without the proper audio driver installed. If you have audio issues, ...

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Hardware

What is a Solid-State Drive (SSD)?

A solid-state drive (SSD) is a new generation of storage device used in computers. SSDs replace traditional mechanical hard disks by using flash-based memory, which is significantly faster. Older hard-disk storage technologies run slower, which ...

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HARDWARE

What is a Solid-State Drive (SSD)?

A solid-state drive (SSD) is a new generation of storage device used in computers. SSDs replace traditional mechanical ...