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Corsair’s HS75 XB Wireless sounds better than most $150 gaming headsets

I mentioned in a recent review of the HyperX Cloud II Wireless that my ideal low-cost headset has to be comfortable, have great sound quality, and support for USB-C charging.

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Huawei’s Mate 40 Pro announced with speedy 50W wireless charging

Huawei has announced the Mate 40 Pro and Pro Plus, its latest flagship devices following the P40 series from earlier this year. The phones mark the debut of Huawei’s new

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Twitter is adding prompts, hashtags, and emoji to promote early voting in the US

Starting today, US Twitter users will get prompts in their home timelines to encourage them to vote early, as the November 3rd presidential election approaches. The updates will include push

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Microsoft adds new Xbox touch controls to 10 xCloud games

Microsoft is bringing Xbox touch controls to 10 games on its xCloud game streaming service today. xCloud launched last month with just Minecraft Dungeons supporting these new touch controls, but

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Save on Eero mesh Wi-Fi routers, the Kindle HD 10 tablet and more at Best Buy

The $40 off deal on Apple’s new iPad Air at Walmart and Amazon has unfortunately sold out. This was a relatively small discount, all said, but a good one to

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Senate committee approves subpoenas for Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey

The Senate Judiciary Committee approved subpoenas on Thursday to force Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to testify before the body regarding complaints of anti-conservative bias on

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Republican lawmakers are furious after Twitter asks users to read stories before retweeting

House Judiciary Committee Republicans and committee member Rep. Doug Collins (R-GA) are spreading a misleading claim about a new Twitter feature that asks users to read articles before retweeting them.

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