The unprecedented circumstances of 2020 make for an unprecedented tax season, so be sure you have the right tool to navigate this annual chore. We pick the very best tax software for small business and personal tax preparation.
The event is expected to introduce new products from its Galaxy Book notebook brand.
Remote work from a computer is here to stay in 2021. Having the best wireless mouse can ensure your productivity doesn't suffer. Here are our top picks for 2021.
Which rugged laptop is the best fit for your business? Whether you need a notebook that can handle run-of-the-mill drops and spills or one that can operate in extreme conditions, these rough-and-tough laptops should fit the bill.
Microsoft's ever-expanding lineup of Surface PCs now covers a wide range of hardware factors and price points. Here's a field guide for sorting out which Surface PC should be on your shortlist.
The 14-inch 2-in-1 receives a Tiger Lake-U processor refresh with a $649 Core i3 model available at Best Buy and a Core i5 version available from the HP online store.
The perfect USB car charger for the road warrior.
Dominant in search and Android, Google keeps advancing productivity-focused Chromebooks and web apps where they largely forfeit ad revenue in order to take on Microsoft.
If your M1 Mac's SSD fails, you can't boot off an external drive, a change from past decades. Here's the problem and strategies to manage the risk.
I have a small number of utilities that I use pretty much every day, whether I'm on a PC or Mac. Parallels Toolbox is one of those, and it just got a lot better.
Apple has traditionally dominated the creative markets, but there are now dozens of Windows PCs designed for content creation, too. Here's a selection of portable devices.
Sometimes a simple, affordable laptop is all you need. Check out these top picks of the best budget laptops and convertibles for $350 or less.
Here's a list of the apps and services I use day in and day out. It's an eclectic mix of desktop apps and browser-based tools, with some essential media players thrown in for good measure.
Sometimes, Redmond can't help but point out Apple's weaknesses. This time, however, the name-calling is more than a little odd.
Virtual private networks are essential to staying safe online, especially for remote workers and businesses. Here are your top choices in VPN service providers and how to get set up fast.
CEO Tim Cook and Company show off next generation Mac computers and a whole lot more...
Since Parallels Desktop for Chromebook Enterprise is installed on the Chromebook, along with a downloaded Windows image, it's completely standalone, allowing users to install and run approved apps on their Chromebook wherever they are, without needing a network or Wi-Fi connection.
The YubiKey 5C NFC can be used across a broad range of platforms -- iOS, Android, Windows, macOS and Linux -- and on any mobile device, laptop, or desktop computer that supports USB-C ports or NFC.
Toshiba’s 35-year run in the laptop business is at an end, but what a journey it has been.
The new Aegis Secure Key 3NXC builds on Apricorn's Secure Key 3z and Aegis Secure Key 3NX, taking the same proven form-factor and physical keypad, and adding something that users have been asking for -- USB-C support.
If you need a portable USB-C hub with an Ethernet port, this is for you.
New features include Break Time, Unit Convertor, and Enhanced Search.
AMD is pitching its new Ryzen PRO 4000 processors as "the new standard for modern business PCs" offering what is claimed to be the best performing processor, the most advanced technology, and, perhaps more significant for business, the most modern security.
AMD's Ryzen PRO 4000 chips, aimed at business users who demand security-centric features and enterprise-grade reliability.
10th-generation Intel processors, 16GB of faster 3733MHz memory standard, 13-inch Retina display, Touch Bar and Touch ID, immersive stereo speakers, an an all-day battery life.
These laptops conform to Microsoft’s Windows 10 Secured-core PC requirements and have been tested to meet or exceed MIL-STD-810G standards.
The world’s first laptop with a Mini LED display.
A gaming laptop with a premium sandblasted core black chassis.
The new 15.6-inch GE66 Raider features the latest CPU and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER graphics and an ultrafast 300Hz display powered by a massive 99.9 Whr battery.
Miss the old MagSafe connector on the MacBook? Wish you could have a similar connector on your USB-C laptop? You now can, and for under $30.
Looking for your next laptop but aren't sure where to start? ZDNet has you covered. We break down the best laptops for various jobs and uses. Read more: https://zd.net/3cX2axf
As cybersecurity threats continue to rise, keeping your information safe is a must. We've put together the best antivirus apps and systems for Mac, Windows, iOS, and Android to help you ensure you're safe on all your devices. Read more: http://zd.net/3rdDrtg
Apple promises faster performance, longer battery life, and video editing capability with the new M1-based MacBook Air. But can it really handle all that work? ZDNet's Beth Mauder puts the new M1 MacBook Air to the test. Read more: https://zd.net/2IGCjxd
In this week's Jason Squared, Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani discuss Apple’s final announcement of 2020 and whether it lived up to the hype. Read more: https://zd.net/32DirBO
New Mac mini? Solid deal. MacBook Air? We're impressed. MacBook Pro? Don't bother. ZDNet's Larry Dignan, Adrian Kingsley-Hughes, and Beth Mauder debate the pros and cons of buying into Apple's M1 ecosystem now versus later. Read more: https://zd.net/36rYUFH
So long, Intel. Jason Perlow and Jaaosn Cipriani explain why Apple's product launch is such a big deal. Read more: https://zd.net/2TXDiuM
ZDNet caught up with Christian Teismann, president of Lenovo's commercial PC and smart device unit, and Yasumichi (Moto-San) Tsukamoto, director of commercial system innovation, about the evolution of the ThinkPad X1 Fold and X1 Nano launch and business-use cases. Read more: https://zd.net/3mUFrF3
Adrian Kingsley-Hughes tells Karen Roby there's a cheap -- almost no-cost -- alternative that won't break your MacBook or the bank. Read more: https://zd.net/2Wl6FJ7
Startup chime returns in revamped design, plus new battery section.
In another Jason Squared episode, Jason Perlow and Jason Cipriani discuss what Apple’s transition to Arm-based architecture means for the company, developers and end users. Read more: https://zd.net/2YvKfq5
Apple's move to Arm processors has been telegraphed for months, but developers are going to have to get ready.
macOS Catalina 10.15.5 brings battery health management to your Mac notebook.
There's a handful of apps that users should install before doing anything else.