The Best DSLR Cameras of 2018

Putting Smartphones to Shame If you’re feeling limited by what your point-and-shoot can do, there are plenty of reasons to consider an interchangable lens camera, whether it be a traditional DSLR or a more modern mirrorless camera. These advanced shooters feature larger image sensors, superior optics, robust manual controls, faster performance, and the versatility of […]

The Best Computer Mice of 2018

Pointing the Way The keyboard and mouse are your most direct connections to your PC, and the most hands-on aspects of your desktop. In its most basic form, a computer mouse is a simple device, a sensor on the bottom with two buttons and a scroll wheel on top, that lets you interact with the […]

The Best Video Streaming Services of 2018

Which Video Streaming Service Is Right for You? Streaming services started as an add-on to DVD and digital download offerings with a trickle of second-run movies and TV shows. But speedier internet connections, an abundance of dedicated streaming video devices, and an explosion of mobile video has allowed services like Netflix and Amazon to bulk […]

The Best Laptops of 2018

The Lay of the Laptop Land The market has undergone major changes in the past few years, and there’s likely to be more confusion in the notebook aisle now than at any other time. Today’s models encompass everything from featherweight, business-savvy ultraportables that barely tip the scales at less than 2 pounds, to lap-crushing gaming […]

The Best Smart Light Bulbs of 2018

See the Light Light bulbs have grown exponentially smarter in recent years. You can now replace your standard incandescent bulb with a variety of connected solutions you can control with just a few taps on your smartphone or tablet. But with so many options flooding the smart home market, which one is right for you? […]

The Best Gaming Monitors of 2018

Improve Your View Whether you’re a serious PC gamer or a casual after-hours warrior, your hardware can mean the difference between victory and defeat. To get the most out of the latest first-person shooter (FPS), sports, racing, and other fast-action games, you’ll not only need a gaming PC with a powerful graphics solution, you’ll also […]

The Best Gaming Laptops of 2018

Finding the Right Portable Gaming Rig Purists will argue that you need a PC to truly play games, especially if you’re a fan of pushing the levels of graphics quality beyond the capabilities of a mobile phone or a mere gaming console. In this regard the gaming desktop is still king, particularly when it comes […]

How to Use the iOS 11 Files App

How-To/ How to Use the iOS 11 Files App Here’s your quick guide to the iOS 11 Files app, which lets you connect services, add, manage, and share files, and much more. By Lance Whitney December 19, 2017 8:00AM EST December 19, 2017 PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying […]

How to Access Your Contacts in Windows 10

How-To/ How to Access Your Contacts in Windows 10 Here’s how to access your contacts in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. By Lance Whitney December 19, 2017 11:00AM EST December 19, 2017 PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions from buying links on this page. Terms of use. 13 Do you […]

Top Cable Management Tips for Your TV and Home Theater

There’s more to a good home theater experience than your TV, soundbar, and game console/Blu-ray player/media streamer. There’s how those different devices connect to one another, and that usually means cables. Lots of cables, which can inevitably become huge tangles behind your entertainment center, collecting dust and making adjustments a frustrating endeavor. There’s also each […]