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Daniel has been writing about smartphones, tablets and apps since 2008, and he enjoys pitting gadgets against each other.

Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The connected commuter

Here are the six best free tools for the connected commuter.

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Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The techno traveler

Here are the six best free tools for the techno traveler.

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Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The busy geek

Here are the nine best free tools for the busy geek.

Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The social butterfly

Here are the 11 best free tools for the social butterfly.

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Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The augmented health nut

Here are the five best free tools for the augmented health nut.

Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The geeky foodie

Here are the six best free tools for the geeky foodie.

Best free stuff, 2013 edition

Free is fine, but free and good is awesome. Check out the best apps, services and software online, for work and play.

Best free stuff, 2013 edition: The media buff

Here are the 13 best free tools for the media buff.

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Google Search can now sift through your personal photos

Google will now search through your own photos on Google+ via the main Google Search bar.

Twitter #Music doubles down on song discovery with new chart features

How does a music service built around sharing and song discovery get even better at surfacing hot tunes? Simple: Add some charts.

MSI's GX70 gaming laptop sports AMD's fresh, new flagship APU and GPU

It's official: AMD's next generation of notebook technology is here.

Opera's new Android browser hits Google Play, rebuilt from the ground up

Opera's new WebKit-based Android browser sports some nifty features and a bevy of under-the-hood changes.

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It's official: Yahoo will buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion

After a weekend full of rumor and speculation, Yahoo confirms its plans to buy Tumblr for $1.1 billion in cash.

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Google Play Books puts sideloaded ebooks in the cloud

Google now lets you upload your own PDFs and ePub-formatted ebooks into your Play Books library. Once there, you can sync them across the Web as well as Android and iOS devices.

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AMD launches the Radeon 8970M, its new(ish) notebook graphics flagship

Meet the new king, same as the old king. The Radeon 8790M is plenty powerful, but it bears a striking resemblance to its predecessor.