Microsoft expands gaming and Xbox further, buying Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion

Microsoft expands gaming and Xbox further, buying Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion

Microsoft's deal for the video game giant comes as Activision has struggled with a series of complaints about its toxic work culture.
How to take a screenshot on your Mac: 4 ways to capture your screen

How to take a screenshot on your Mac: 4 ways to capture your screen

Depending on which Apple computer you have -- MacBook Pro, MacBook Air or iMac -- you may have up to four ways to take a screenshot.
Best 3D printer for 2022

Best 3D printer for 2022

These are our favorite 3D printers, scanners and laser cutters for all you makers and creators in 2022.
The AR, VR future coming in 2022: What we learned from CES

The AR, VR future coming in 2022: What we learned from CES

From PSVR 2 to chip partnerships and smart glasses, CES felt like a hint of changes to come -- regardless of how you feel about the metaverse.
Best phone to buy for 2022

Best phone to buy for 2022

Whether you want Apple's iPhone, a Google Pixel, a Samsung Galaxy or another phone, these are the top options you can buy right now.
5 trends to shake the world in 2022: Predictions for the year ahead

5 trends to shake the world in 2022: Predictions for the year ahead

Let's talk about space travel, mRNA, crypto, inflation, the great resignation, EVs and the metaverse.
Best TV for 2021

Best TV for 2021

Looking for a new TV? Start here.
Apple's next big act after the iPhone may come in 2022

Apple's next big act after the iPhone may come in 2022

The tech giant is rumored to be launching AR glasses, its most ambitious project in years. We'll likely also get new computer chips and, of course, a redesigned iPhone.
Windows 11 vs. Windows 10: What's new and improved in Microsoft's OS

Windows 11 vs. Windows 10: What's new and improved in Microsoft's OS

Windows 11 is rolling out in phases to compatible devices. Here are all the big changes and improvements you should know about.
The 2021 tech that impressed us the most

The 2021 tech that impressed us the most

In a year of chip shortages and the transition back to life on the go, these gadgets were the favorites of CNET editors.