Category: Computer

Best 2-in-1 convertible laptops for 2020

Two-in-ones — also often known as convertible laptops — were once more expensive than their clamshell laptop counterparts, but have significantly come down in price. Premium models typically start around $1,000 and tend to come with features that a traditional laptop typically doesn’t, such as a touchscreen and active pen support. However, the feature gap between these and mainstream models from Dell, HP, Lenovo and others is now much smaller, with some starting at less than $500

While most of the best two-in-ones are also convertible laptops — those with 360-degree hinges where the keyboard rotates around to

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Cheat detection system could gracefully kick out cheating players — ScienceDaily

University of Texas at Dallas computer scientists have devised a new weapon against video game players who cheat.

The researchers developed their approach for detecting cheaters using the popular first-person shooter game Counter-Strike. But the mechanism can work for any massively multiplayer online (MMO) game that sends data traffic to a central server.

Their research was published online Aug. 3 in IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing.

Counter-Strike is a series of games in which players work in teams to counter terrorists by securing plant locations, defusing bombs and rescuing hostages. Players can earn in-game currency to buy

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The best cheap laptop deals in November 2020

We’re seeing cheap laptop deals really heating up this week, as we get closer to the best time of the year to be shopping for a new machine. That’s right, Black Friday deals are landing all around us and we’re bringing you the latest excellent cheap laptop deals from this year’s sales. 

Not only are we seeing powerful machines on sale right now (some offering the latest 11th generation Intel Evo processors) but there are plenty of 2-in-1 laptop deals offering discounts on flexible machines with some great functionality. 

From Best Buy to Walmart, Dell to HP you’ll find all

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The Best Desktop Computers of 2020 For Any Price Range – The Plug

When you’re looking for a new desktop computer, there are a few things that you need to consider. First, you need to know how much you are willing to spend. Then think about how fast you want your new computer to be, and what features you are looking for. But with so many computers on the market, it can be difficult to know where to start. Here’s our list of the best desktop computers of 2020 for every price range, including budget all-in-one computers, mid-range computers for businesses and families, and high-end gaming computers.

Best Budget Desktop Computer Under $500:

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Zipp announces new integrated computer mount and updated graphics

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Zipp has today announced a new integrated out-front computer mount for Garmin and Wahoo head units. Designed specifically for Zipp stems, the QuickView mount replaces the existing stem faceplate with a new 6061-T6 aluminum piece that directly incorporates both an angle-adjustable computer interface as well as a GoPro-style accessory mount on the underside for action cameras, lights, and anything else that uses the finned standard.

The mount can be flipped so that the computer mount is situated down low or up high (if you’re running a handlebar bag,

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