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When not obsessing over the latest video cards, laptops, and audio gear, Dan Scharff can be found enjoying PC games, the NBA and NFL, and singing along to Disney cartoons.

10 essential Windows 8 travel apps

The Windows 8 app ecosystem may not be fully fleshed out, but these 10 travel apps can transform your tablet into a crucial carry-on tool. Don't leave home without 'em!

Acer Aspire M5-481PT review: Jack of all trades, master of none

In the age of ultra-portability and high-end laptop performance Acer's Aspire M5-481PT feels just a bit too big, a bit too heavy, a bit too slow, and a bit too dull.

What Should Twitter Do With TweetDeck?

Here are three things Twitter should keep in mind to maintain the dominance of its microblogging service.