Best cloud gaming services: GeForce Now vs. Xbox Cloud Gaming vs. Google Stadia

Jan 7, 2023

Being able to play modern, high-quality video games on just about any kind of PC is the big pitch of the handful of cloud gaming services out there. Using a subscription model, these services allow people with a strong internet connection to tap remote servers in order to play video games of all kinds on even modest computer setups that wouldn’t be able to run them directly. We took the time to try out the biggest players in the cloud gaming space to figure out what works, what to expect ...read more

Invert Files to select files faster on Windows

Jan 7, 2023

When it comes to selecting files in File Explorer, Windows users have plenty of options. From left-clicking to selecting individual files to drawing a rectangle around files for selection. Keyboard shortcuts help further: holding down the Shift-key while left-clicking on files allows Windows users to select multiple files at once from a selection of files in the active directory. Sometimes, it may be faster to select files that you don't need and use the invert selection option of the ...read more

How to use Collaboration in iMessage on iOS 16

Jan 7, 2023

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple has made collaborating with others easier with iMessage in iOS 16, allowing users to invite others to collaborate on a project and get real-time updates on the changes made. Here's how to get started. Collaboration works across iPhones, iPads, and Macs running the latest operating sy ...read more

iPhone 14 Pro camera shake fix now available with iOS 16.0.2

Jan 7, 2023

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple has released iOS 16.0.2 with a fix for the iPhone 14 Pro camera shaking bug found in third-party camera apps, and additional fixes for the "allow paste" pop-up. This quick fix update comes less than a week after Apple's iPhone 14-only update, released on September 16. The latest iOS ...read more

The best VPN for streaming Netflix

Jan 7, 2023

One of the most popular uses for VPNs nowadays is to bypass region locks to access streaming content in different countries. However, in 2016 Netflix expanded into 130 new territories and promised to get tough by preventing people from streaming Netflix content over a VPN. Since then it’s been a cat-and-mouse game between Netflix and VPN providers to continually provide U.S. Netflix access to their customers. That’s why choosing the right VPN is essential in order to stream U.S. Ne ...read more

How to check your word count in Google Docs

Jan 7, 2023

You can check the word count of a document in Google Docs by using a keyboard shortcut or by accessing the option in the header menu. You can also check the word count of a document using the Google Docs mobile app. Check the word count in Google Docs on a desktop There are a couple different ways to check the word count of your document on PC. You can also get the word count of the entire document or just a specific section. To get the word count of the entire document, click “ ...read more

NVIDIA is investigating Windows 11 2022 Update game performance issue

Jan 7, 2023

Windows users with NVIDIA powered graphics cards may want to skip the upgrade to the Windows 11 2022 Update feature update for now, as several, who have made the plunge, reported that game performance has dropped significantly on their systems. Microsoft has yet to acknowledge the issue officially on the Windows 11 22H2 health dashboard. Nvidia, on the other hand, asked several users to report the issue and provide additional details on the systems they experience the issue on. Most users a ...read more

The best gaming monitors: Level up your display

Jan 7, 2023

Any monitor can be used for PC gaming, but a display built for productivity will likely leave you underwhelmed. Limited contrast, blurry motion, and slow refresh rates still hold basic productivity monitors back. Fortunately, there’s no shortage of excellent gaming monitors available at a wide range of price points—and the best of them embrace cutting-edge technology unavailable in any other PC display.  Here are the best gaming monitors of 2022 so far. (If you aren’t ...read more

New Assure Lock 2 smart lock is compact and works with HomeKit

Jan 7, 2023

Gadgets Yale’s new smart lock also features a WiFi version for extra features. Yale, an industry leader in smart lock technology, has introduced its new Assure Lock 2 smart lock. The Assure 2 is the latest flagship line of smart deadbolt locks to add a little technology to your home security. Yale offers two different versions of the Assure Lock 2, depending on your home security needs. The first option is Bluetooth enabled for convenient lock management on site. It works with App ...read more

'Breaking Bad' creator signs series deal with Apple TV+

Jan 7, 2023

AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Vince Gilligan, known for creating "Breaking Bad" and co-authoring "Better Call Saul," has inked a two-season, straight-to-series order with Apple TV+. The yet-untitled project will also star "Better Call Saul" star Rhea Seehorn as the lead. The project marks the second collaboration betwe ...read more