The 1TB Samsung 860 QVO, our favorite budget SSD, is cheaper than ever at just over $100

It’s a good day to get a whole lot of storage at a great price. Our favorite budget SSD is available for cheaper than it’s even been before. Amazon is selling the 1TB Samsung 860 QVO SSD for $108. That’s down from it’s MSRP of $130, and less than the …

Corsair’s sublime K70 MK.2 mechanical keyboard is $70 off today

We’ve seen some juicy deals on Corsair’s excellent K70 mechanical keyboard lately, and while the deal Amazon is offering today isn’t the best we’ve seen, it’s still pretty darn good. The online retailer is selling the Corsair K70 RGB MK.2 for $100. That’s $70 off the usual price, and the …

Windows 10 to automatically uninstall faulty monthly updates

The next iteration of Windows 10 will self-diagnose start-up failures and if necessary uninstall recent updates to get the PC up and running, Microsoft quietly announced in a support document earlier this week. “If Windows detects that your machine cannot start up successfully, it will try to diagnose and resolve …

Samsung’s 1TB T5 SSD, our top high-performance portable drive, has never been so cheap

A huge SSD can make many elements of your computing life a whole lot easier, and today you can grab a massive—and ultra-fast—1TB Samsung T5 portable SSD that you can carry around with you for just $178 on Amazon. That’s down from a list price of $250 and the lowest …

Microsoft to soon start nagging Windows 7 users about looming end times

Microsoft in April plans to begin nagging Windows 7 users with messages that the operating system is nearing its forced retirement, the company said Tuesday. “Beginning next month, if you are a Windows 7 customer, you can expect to see a notification appear on your Windows 7 PC,” Matt Barlow, …

With Windows 10 version 1903 imminent, it’s more important than ever to lock down Windows updates

Every month’s a circus in the Windows patching realm. It’s hard to remember a single month in the past year where the initial monthly cumulative updates/monthly rollups didn’t include a real dog. (Which is not to disparage dogs, but never mind.) The simple fact is that almost every version of …

Microsoft’s 800M claim for Windows 10 signals migration acceleration

Microsoft on Thursday said that 800 million devices are now running Windows 10, a 100 million increase in less than six months. “Thank you to all our customers and partners for helping us achieve 800 million #Windows10 devices and the highest customer satisfaction in the history of Windows,” Yusif Mehdi, …

Fast speeds, big capacity: This 480GB Kingston SSD is on sale for a ridiculously low $52

We’ve covered a lot of SSD deals in recent months, but few offer as much space for such a low price as today’s Amazon deal on the 480GB Kingston A400 SSD. In January, when this SSD was $65, we called that price “insane,” but today it’s even lower at a …

Get two years of Bitdefender protection for all your family’s devices for $30—a wild $170 discount

If you need to secure a whole bunch of devices, Newegg’s got a great deal today. The online retailer is selling a two-year subscription to the Bitdefender Family Pack for $30Remove non-product link. This package usually sells for $200, and that’s the current price on Amazon. Newegg isn’t displaying the …