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Jared Newman covers personal technology from his remote Cincinnati outpost. He also publishes two newsletters, Advisorator for tech advice and Cord Cutter Weekly for help with ditching cable or satellite TV.


4 killer tab search tricks for Chrome and Microsoft Edge

Time-saving browser tab search tricks for Chrome and Microsoft Edge.


Buying a mechanical keyboard? Consider these 6 points of caution

Mechanical keyboards make for better gaming and more satisfying typing, but don't go in blind. Here are six points to consider before you buy.

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"Free" streaming cable TV channels: They're not what you think they are

Cord-cutting is confusing enough. Knock-off versions of popular cable channels aren't helping.

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Gateway 15.6-inch Ultra Slim Notebook review: Big screen on a budget

The Gateway 15.6-inch Ultra Slim Notebook offers good performance and storage space, and a roomy display, with some typical budget trade-offs.


Streaming in 4K, HDR, and Dolby Atmos? Here's a guide

How to ensure you're actually streaming in 4K, HDR, and Dolby Atmos.

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This free Windows text tool will change the way you type

Beeftext is the best free Windows text expansion app you're not using.


Asus Zenbook Pro Duo 15 OLED UX582 review: A $3,000 laptop like no other

The Asus Zenbook Pro Duo, with its second screen, provides real utility for content creators who have a few grand to burn.


Roku can refresh its interface without ruining it. Here's how

Roku streaming players are easy to use, but they could be better at making sense of streaming options.

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HP Envy x360 15 (2021) review: A big convertible that ticks the right boxes

HP Envy x360 15 review: Ryzen shines in this reasonably-priced 15-inch laptop.


Why cord-cutters are ditching Netflix

Why Netflix lost some cord cutters: A lack of hits, or something deeper?

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Best media streaming devices

Roku Streaming Stick vs. Amazon Fire Stick vs. Chromecast vs. Apple TV, and more. Which streaming device is best for-cord cutters? Our buying guide will help you pick the right accessories for your TV.

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5 ways Microsoft Edge is better than Chrome

No, seriously, Microsoft's web browser just keeps getting better. Here's why you should consider ditching Chrome and start using Edge.


Walmart Onn Streaming Stick and Device reviews: Surprisingly great budget streamers

Review: Walmart's Onn FHD and UHD Streaming devices should make Roku and Amazon sweat

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The best new TV shows are getting harder for cord-cutters to buy

To win over cord cutters, streaming exclusives are crowding out a la carte purchase options.

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Watching the Olympics has doubled in price for cord-cutters

Cord-cutters are paying twice as much for coverage of the Olympics compared to a few years ago.

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