In celebration of the release of the eagerly-awaited Crackdown 3, here’s an annotated look at my review of the original Crackdown, from 2007.
Recent February, 2019 Stories
With Windows 10 19H1 development winding down, it’s time to take a step back and evaluate this major new Windows version.
HP’s business-focused EliteBook x360 line has always impressed. But this latest 14-inch wonder is already a personal favorite.
Apple’s unfairly maligned iPhone XR isn’t just the sweet spot of the new iPhone lineup, it’s the best of the lot by any objective measure.
Back in September, I began examining alternatives to Google Inbox, which is being retired at the end of March.
Modeled after the stunning MateBook X Pro, the MateBook 13 offers similar quality in a smaller, even more affordable package.
Microsoft has partnered with NewsGuard to warn users of its Edge mobile browser about fake news.
Here’s my experience using Microsoft's Surface Laptop 2 and the Surface Pro 6.
2018 was a low-point for Windows 10, given the back-to-back disasters of last year’s Feature Updates. Will 2019 be any better?
With its handsome hybrid leather and metal design, the HP Spectre Folio is unlike anything else in the market.
Last week, I wrote about my experiences using Google Fi with the OnePlus 6T. This morning, I switched the service over to an iPhone.
The OnePlus 6T is the best value in flagship-class smartphones, and it offers some subtle improvements over its well-regarded but quirky predecessor.
Google Fi's new compatibility with most iPhones and Android handsets is a game-changer. But what's the experience like?
Does the Snapdragon 850 processor in the Yoga C630 provide enough of a performance improvement to save Windows 10 on ARM?
The Snapdragon 850-based Lenovo Yoga C630 hopes to overcome the performance problems of previous Windows 10 on ARM PCs.
I had hoped that Boot Camp had evolved since I had used it on my old MacBook Air. From what I can see, it has not.
HP has transformed its PC business over the past several years. And it's doing so with its printer business as well.
The new MacBook Air arrives several years after its trend-setting predecessor. Can it succeed in a crowded market of excellent competitors?
How do you improve on a near-perfect laptop? Subtly, in the case of Microsoft's Surface Laptop 2. Sometimes too subtly.
The Acer Chromebook Spin 13 is a superb business-class convertible Chromebook. This platform has finally arrived.
The ThinkPad X1 Extreme amps up everything to 11 and delivers portable gaming and workstation performance.
There are still so many questions about the performance of Intel's Y-series processors. So let's take a closer look.
Rarely has a technology product inserted itself so seamlessly into my family's daily lives.
In the hunt for a new gaming headset, I took a look at two different options from Plantronics to see how their products stack up to my older Turtle Beach headset.
Yes, it's made of leather. But there is a much bigger innovation in the HP Spectre Folio that has nothing to do with the build materials.
There are a few ways one might measure the performance of a laptop. You can run benchmarks. Or you can just use the thing.
Apple's new MacBook Air offers a more modern---and, yes, more expensive---take on this venerable and influential product line.