Gateron’s Mechanical Switches for 2020: Waterproof, Magnetic, and Low-Profile

Gateron, a top-tier manufacturer of mechanical switches for keyboards, announced their newest and greatest products for 2020: a range of colored switches which include magnetic, low-profile, waterproof, tactile, linear, and clicky options. Most are simply upgrades of their 2019 models but a handful are entirely new technologies. Read more

How Cloud Gaming and Streaming Games on Stadia and xCloud Works

Cloud gaming is an interesting idea. Instead of buying a games console or a gaming PC, you buy a subscription to a cloud gaming service. You stream PC games to your monitor or TV instead of installing them on your hardware. Perhaps most interesting is that cloud games and gaming streaming services are not new tech—not by a long shot. Read more

What Are Popsockets? 6 Reasons Why You Should Consider Buying One

Have you seen one of those weird circular discs slapped on the back of someone’s phone? Chances are, that’s a PopSocket. They’re hugely popular right now, especially with the younger crowd.

But what is a PopSocket? And more importantly, are PopSockets removable? We’re going to dive right in and answer all of your burning questions. Read more

The BIOS Explained: Boot Order, Video Memory, Saving, Resets & Optimum Defaults

Older desktop and laptop computers feature hidden software called the BIOS. Making changes to this can improve how your computer works—or impede it from running properly.

But what is the BIOS? How do you access it, and what changes can you make when you do? Here’s everything you need to know about your computer’s BIOS, explained. Read more

7 Reasons Why Your Smartphone Has Slow Internet Speeds

Smartphones are now the main way most of us connect to the internet. And it means getting the fastest possible internet speeds on our mobile devices is more important than ever.

But that doesn’t always happen. There are lots of things that can slow you down. Let’s take a look at the main reasons why your internet is so slow on your phone, and how you can fix them. Read more