Best laptop deals: Top picks from budget to extreme

Nov 26, 2022

If you’ve been perusing the world wide web for a stellar laptop deal, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re looking for a proper gaming rig or something more budget-friendly like a Chromebook, we’ve got a wide variety of devices on this list. The folks over here at PCWorld has been combing through all the major retailers to find the best laptop deals available today. If you’re not sure where to start, don’t sweat it. We’ve got you covered. ...read more

OtterBox releases new colorful cases for the iPhone 14 lineup

Nov 26, 2022

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. OtterBox has teased two lines of colorful cases for the iPhone 14 product line that are compatible with MagSafe. The Figura series are clear cases that have hydrographic patterns made using a special paint-pouring process. Alcohol ink is poured into rubbing alcohol, then gently directed us ...read more

How to add 2-step verification to your Uber account

Nov 26, 2022

Apps Give yourself a little extra protection in case your password is compromised. Now more than ever, it’s crucial to have as much security for your online accounts as possible. When it comes to your Uber account, the best security you can have beyond a good password is two-step verification. Two-step verification (also referred to as authentication) gives you an extra layer of security when you sign into an Uber account from an unfamiliar device. In addition to requiring your pa ...read more

The fastest VPN: We identify the speediest performers

Nov 26, 2022

When looking for a top-notch VPN, most people look for privacy and speed. And while privacy and anonymity are great, if it means your connections slow to a crawl as a result, most people will opt out in favor of something speedier. Faster speeds mean a better streaming experience, faster file downloads, quicker website load times, and just a better all-around experience. In order to find the fastest VPN, there are two considerations you should take into account: download and upload speeds. ...read more

Did a stranger send you a private crypto key? It’s probably a scam

Nov 26, 2022

Crypto If it sounds too good to be true… Like anyone with open Twitter DMs, my message requests box is a dumpster fire. Unsolicited messages pile up like pizza leaflets. They’re an eclectic mix of PR outreach, spam, crypto promotions, and occasionally, religious proselytization. But this morning, I received a message that genuinely piqued my interest. A stranger named Eddie sent what appeared to be his crypto private key and a request to transfer the contents to his wallet.  Mo ...read more

EarFun’s excellent AirPro 2 earbuds are down to just $44

Nov 26, 2022

Deals These EarFun AirPro 2 earbuds are down to $44—a great price, considering they normally sell for $80. Late last year, we published a review featuring these new EarFun AirPro 2 earbuds. Alex absolutely loved them and we’re sure you’ll like them too. If you want to give them a try, they’re down to just $44 right now with promo code AIRPRO2EF, along with clipping the $10 on-site coupon. They typically sell for $80. In his review, Alex writes: “I’ve been very impres ...read more

Nab this HyperX wireless gaming mouse for just $35

Nov 26, 2022

HyperX If you’ve been looking around for an affordable gaming mouse, then you’re in luck, as we’ve got a super sweet deal for you today. HP is selling the HyperX Pulsefire Dart wireless gaming mouse for $34.99. That’s a savings of $65. According to HyperX, this device has up to 50 hours of play time on a single charge. That’s great news for those who participate in long gaming sessions. The Pulsefire Dart has 2.4Hz of wireless connectivity, an included wireless adapter, a ...read more

Roku sells a soundbar, and right now it’s discounted to just $75

Nov 26, 2022

Deals This is a solid deal for just $75, and we wouldn’t think twice about jumping on this. Did you know Roku sells its own soundbar? It’s called the Roku Streambar, an excellent option for folks on a budget who don’t have space for a traditional soundbar. The speaker typically sells for $130, but this Woot deal drops it to just $75. It’s also worth noting that this is a factory-reconditioned device, which means Woot gives you an extra 90-day warranty. The Roku Streambar eas ...read more

How to set different backgrounds for each Focus Mode in iOS 16

Nov 26, 2022

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. In iOS 16, Focus Modes can have contextual backgrounds, and allow people to set different organizational styles when activating different Modes. Here's how. Introduced in iOS 15, Focus Mode allowed you to filter the content you see and/or allow your device to notify you when active. Apple ...read more

U.S. antitrust officials ask to be heard in Epic vs. Apple appeal

Nov 26, 2022

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. The US Department of Justice has requested to participate in the appeals hearing regarding Epic's case against Apple's App Store policies. Apple and Epic Games are heading back to court in October, with each party appealing against aspects of the antitrust rulings of a previous lawsuit. No ...read more