This Windows 10 PC has an insanely fast boot time of just 4.9 seconds

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This Windows 10 PC has an insanely fast boot time of just 4.9 seconds

One of the 'holy grails' of computing is achieving an instant-on PC. We're not quite there yet—it still takes time to go through the POST routine and boot to the desktop. At the same time, the era of instant-on computing may not be all that far off. Our friends at TomsHardware built a desktop PC that boots to Windows 10 in just 4.9 seconds.

Get a Logitech C922x webcam for just $50 today

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Get a Logitech C922x webcam for just $50 today

Our current top pick for the best webcam is the Logitech C920, which has been a popular model for years now. An upgraded version (C922x) with background replacement technology has also been available for years, but it usually stays above $80. Now the camera has dropped to $49.99 for today only—an all-time low.

Sony finally allows Fortnite cross-play between PS4, PC, Xbox, and Switch

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Sony finally allows Fortnite cross-play between PS4, PC, Xbox, and Switch

Earlier this summer, Fortnite players discovered that if they played the game on a PS4, they couldn't use the same Epic account on a Switch. And then they got very mad, and we learned that once again Sony was blocking cross-play with its console competitors, which as Steven said a couple weeks ago, hurts PC players, too. All the peer pressure seems to have worked, though, as Sony has finally changed its mind.