Buying a new laptop for school—whether it's junior high or college—doesn't mean you need to spend a fortune. What is the best cheap laptop? Our choice is the HP 14 with its 10-hour battery life, quick-charge feature, and connectivity options. But be sure to check out our other top picks for the best budget laptops under $350 from Samsung, Dell, and more.
Is there a case for having more than 16GB of RAM in a Windows 10 PC? Sure there is, but the bang for the buck trails off.
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Testers in the Release Preview channel can finally kick the tires of Windows 10 22H2 after little public information. But as of now, it is rolling out to testers in the near-final Release Preview channel.
What is the best cheap Windows laptop for back to school? The Acer Aspire 5 is our number one pick. We did an in-depth analysis on the top Windows laptops under $400, focusing on display, battery life, processor, and storage.
Microsoft already had been muddying the waters around how and when it planned to bring new features to Windows. Now it sounds as if quarterly new feature 'Moments' updates between 'major' Windows client releases could become the newest servicing roadmap.
When I reset my Windows PC, I ended up with Home edition. How do I get my Pro upgrade back? [Ask ZDNet]
Got a tech question? Ed Bott and ZDNet's squad of editors and experts probably have the answer.
Microsoft is ending support for IE 11 on June 15, as planned. Here's which versions will no longer get security updates and what Microsoft says will happen next.
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A local Windows account requires you to set up three security questions. Here's how this works in Windows 10 and 11.
Microsoft just announced the Surface Laptop Go 2, starting at $599. It's available to order starting June 1, with deliveries arriving June 7.
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