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Hardware vs. software: What's the difference?

When it comes to hardware vs. software, the difference is simple. Hardware is physical, while software makes hardware functional.

4 Jul 2022 7:30 pm
Virtual-world tech company owner arrested over alleged $45m investment fraud scheme

Investment fraud scheme defrauded more than 10,000 victims, says Department of Justice.

4 Jul 2022 5:32 pm
The British Army is investigating after its Twitter and YouTube accounts were hijacked

The hijackers used the accounts to promote cryptocurrency and NFTs.

4 Jul 2022 5:16 pm
He flew American Airlines, she flew United. For both, the unthinkable happened

Airlines are currently letting a lot of passengers down. Just how bad is it? These two stories offer a clue.

3 Jul 2022 4:30 pm
Partnership between International Refugee Assistance Project, Rosetta Stone to aid refugees

Technology can play an important role in helping displaced people. Here's what two organizations are doing to help guide refugees toward long-term stability.

2 Jul 2022 7:30 pm
2 Jul 2022 4:30 pm
Get Sennheiser Momentum 3 wireless headphones for 38% off right now

Enjoy your music with these noise-canceling headphones, now $150 off.

2 Jul 2022 2:36 am
Amazon Fire TV Stick: What it is and how to use it

The Amazon Fire TV Stick allows you to stream your favorite platforms on your TV. Our guide shows you how to install it and answers to common questions associated with using it.

1 Jul 2022 11:57 pm
Here's what makes Spiral Linux so good for new users

Jack Wallen offers up his take on why Spiral Linux might be just the right Linux distribution for those who've never tried the open-source operating system.

1 Jul 2022 11:41 pm
Best early Amazon Prime Day 2022 deals on tablets

What is the best early Amazon Prime Day 2022 deal on tablets? The Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 is $120 off ahead of Amazon's annual sale. But it's not the only tablet that's currently selling for less.

1 Jul 2022 11:32 pm
The 5 best PS5 games of 2022

What is the best PS5 game right now? Ghost of Tsushima is ZDNet's top choice. The attention to incredible visuals and the 45 hours of story content is what makes this game the best on the market for Playstation 5 gamers.

1 Jul 2022 11:28 pm
How to connect a PlayStation 4 controller to your iPhone

There's some great controllers for mobile gaming out there, but why spend the money on one when you've already got a PlayStation 4 controller collecting dust? We show you how to connect a Sony PS4 controller to your iPhone to instantly up your mobile game.

1 Jul 2022 11:16 pm
Microsoft is readying a smaller, faster 'Outlook Lite' app for Android

Microsoft is readying a smaller and allegedly better performing Outlook app for low-end Android devices.

1 Jul 2022 10:29 pm
How to avoid interest on your credit card

Avoiding interest could be as simple as these five tips.

1 Jul 2022 8:06 pm
Air frying vs Oven baking: What's the best way to cook?

Home-cooking is the best way to save money when costs all around us keep going up. Old meets new in the battle between air-frying vs. oven-baking for the best, healthiest food.

1 Jul 2022 7:56 pm
How to customize the Slack sidebar for a more efficient experience

If you're a Slack power user, you might want to customize what's shown in the sidebar to make your Workspaces a bit easier to manage.

1 Jul 2022 6:53 pm
The quest to understand every voice globally

Speech recognition is entering an exciting phase: Total global comprehension.

1 Jul 2022 4:30 pm
Will using a VPN help protect me from malware or ransomware? [Ask ZDNet]

Got a tech question? Ed Bott and ZDNet's team of editors and experts probably have the answer.

1 Jul 2022 4:30 pm
Internet on the go: FCC greenlights Starlink service on moving cars, boats and planes

If you're ready for connectivity on the move, SpaceX's Starlink satellite broadband may soon be the answer.

1 Jul 2022 6:12 am
How to build your credit score fast

Anxious to improve your credit score without delay? Consider these seven expert tips.

1 Jul 2022 3:39 am
Fair forecast? How 180 meteorologists are delivering 'good enough' weather data

Weather forecasts, too, are all about data and models these days. But balancing accuracy and viability is a fine act, especially on a global scale and when the stakes are high.

30 Jun 2022 11:45 pm
Sam's Club Mastercard review

Cash in the savings when you get a Sam's Club Mastercard for Walmart and Sam's Club shopping.

30 Jun 2022 10:23 pm
This sub-$100 power bank will easily meet your laptop charging needs, and then some

Up to 100W of power is enough to keep everything charged up.

30 Jun 2022 8:52 pm
30 Jun 2022 8:44 pm
Roomba j7+ review: A life-changing robot vacuum

The Roomba j7+ may be pricey, but you can't put a price on freeing up my time while cleaning my floors. The suction power, mobility, object detection, and easy-to-navigate app make this an excellent robot vacuum.

30 Jun 2022 8:33 pm
How to take screenshots and screen recordings on your Mac

In this quick video tip, we highlight two simple ways to take screenshots and one easy way to take screen recordings, all with tools already built into your Mac.

30 Jun 2022 8:32 pm
The 5 best air mattresses of 2022

What is the best air mattress? ZDNet chose the EnerPlex Air Mattress. We researched and compared pricing, reviews, and features such as mattress height to determine the top air mattress as well as some other honorable mentions.

30 Jun 2022 8:15 pm
SteelSeries Apex Pro Mini keyboard review: A small but mighty gaming tool

This customizable, adjustable TKL gaming keyboard checks all our great-keyboard-for-gamers boxes and comes in wired and wireless options.

30 Jun 2022 8:12 pm
The 5 best hot tubs of 2022

What is the best hot tub? ZDNet chose the Aquarest DayDream 6-Person Hot Tub. There are many options for hot tubs these days, but these are the five best hot tubs to deliver that R&R you have been needing.

30 Jun 2022 8:11 pm
Microsoft seeks testers for its Family Insider program

Microsoft is seeking more participants for various customer-test programs, including its Family Insider, Windows Customer Connection, and Customer Co-Creation groups.

30 Jun 2022 7:52 pm
5 reasons Chromebooks are the perfect laptop (for the average user)

If you want a fast laptop at a reasonable price, then go for a Chromebook.

30 Jun 2022 7:42 pm
Get a Dyson V8 Fluffy Vacuum and save $150

Stock is very limited one of Dyson's vacuums designed for pet hair, so be sure to get this deal as soon as possible.

30 Jun 2022 7:35 pm
How to land a tech role at Microsoft

This guide will help you write an impressive resume, prepare you for interviews, and start the path toward your new Microsoft career.

30 Jun 2022 7:30 pm
American Express Green Card review

The American Express Green Card will get you where you need to go, with excellent travel benefits.

30 Jun 2022 7:24 pm
30 Jun 2022 6:50 pm
A TV presenter swallowed an AirPod and you may have hygiene questions

It's one thing to accidentally swallow your AirPod. It's another when you explain how it happened.

30 Jun 2022 4:30 pm
On July 12, we'll see the universe like never before

NASA and its partners will soon release a set of images from the James Webb telescope, including the deepest image of our universe ever taken

30 Jun 2022 1:40 am
Acer 4th of July Sale: Save up to $100 on gaming monitors and laptops

Pick up some new gaming equipment ahead of the holiday weekend while getting big savings.

30 Jun 2022 1:37 am
New Chrome OS 103 update will satisfy Chromebook-Android users' Apple envy

The latest Chrome OS update will allow Android users to sync recent photos and Wi-Fi passwords, and fast-pair Bluetooth devices with their Chromebooks. It's the next step towards a unified ecosystem of Google hardware and software.

30 Jun 2022 12:21 am
Google, Nvidia split top marks in MLPerf AI training benchmark

Google opted to compete in only half the benchmarks, while Nvidia and its partners once again dominated results across all benchmark tests.

29 Jun 2022 11:36 pm
How to make a file available offline with the Google Drive Desktop Client

Making files on Google Drive available offline with the Desktop Client is just a few clicks away. Jack Wallen shows you how it's done.

29 Jun 2022 11:36 pm
Marcus Invest by Goldman Sachs just became much more accessible to investors

The global investment banking, securities, and investment management firm is updating the features of its robo-advisor investment platform.

29 Jun 2022 11:33 pm
Google makes it easier to ditch the iPhone with Switch to Android app update

You no longer need to have a Pixel in order to transfer all of your data from iPhone to Android.

29 Jun 2022 11:30 pm
How to merge layers in Photoshop

If Photoshop keeps crashing while you're editing with a lot of layers, you may benefit from merging some of them. Learn how to merge layers and flatten your image with this how-to.

29 Jun 2022 11:27 pm
The 5 best military credit cards of 2022

PenFed Power Cash Rewards Visa Signature Card is our pick for the best military credit card with a competitive APR, no annual fee, and a long list of benefits. These are some of the other military credit cards we chose for 2022's best.

29 Jun 2022 10:19 pm
How to clean and sanitize your AirPods

It might come as a bit of a surprise, but those things that you stick in your ears regularly could do with the occasional cleaning.

29 Jun 2022 8:36 pm
Period tracking apps are no longer safe. Delete them

Opinion: The convenience isn't worth the risk.

29 Jun 2022 8:27 pm
Delta Air Lines just made an embarrassing announcement (you may be livid)

To come out with something like this, during a week when so many are desperate to travel, is extraordinary.

29 Jun 2022 8:06 pm
Accelerated online degrees for working adults: Top picks for 2022

Do you want to earn a bachelor's degree without quitting your job? Check out our list of accelerated online degrees for working adults.

29 Jun 2022 7:30 pm
How to merge duplicate contacts in Android

Jack Wallen walks you through the steps for merging duplicated contacts in the Android mobile OS.

29 Jun 2022 7:28 pm