A Guide to HDMI Cables for Next-Gen Gaming

You’ve probably heard that expensive HDMI cables aren’t worth the money, because all cables provide the same digital signal. And while part of that is true—expensive cables aren’t necessarily better than cheap ones—it’s not quite as simple as “any cable will do,” particularly when it comes to modern game systems. What Happens When You Use […]

How to Pair Your PS5 or Xbox Controller With a PC, Laptop, Phone, or Tablet

When you buy a new PlayStation 5 or Xbox Series X/Series S console, you get an excellent game controller with it. They’re designed to perfectly complement their respective consoles, but both the PS5 DualSense Controller and the Xbox Wireless Controller can have a life beyond them.  If you want a controller to play games on […]

How to Level Up Your At-Home Recording Studio

Getting all this equipment won’t magically make your audio sound better, but it will make it possible to get better audio. Think of it like the difference between a DSLR camera and the camera in your phone. Processors in your phone do a lot of the work to make your photos look decent, but a […]