Productivity Software: Best of 2010

Put more productivity into your day with superb software such as the Google Chrome browser, and protect your PCs with Microsoft Security Essentials or Norton Antivirus 2011, among other top choices.

Web Services and Games: Best of 2010

Phone service in Google Gmail, productivity enhancers like Evernote, and popular games such as World of Warcraft are among our picks for the best Web services and online offerings. And Facebook returns to the PCWorld 100 for the second year in a row.

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Tablets, PCs, and E-Readers: Best of 2010

Important tablets such as the Apple iPad and the Samsung Galaxy Tab grab the glory here, but powerful PCs and e-readers aren't far behind in our rankings.

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HDTVs and Home Theater: Best of 2010

The Samsung UN55C8000 HDTV and the Apple TV streaming-media box rise to the top in the home-entertainment category this year.

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Mobile Phones and Apps: Best of 2010

The popular Android 2.2 operating system for Google smartphones, the Samsung Epic 4G phone, and a host of interesting apps for both business and pleasure top our list.

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Tech Store Product Search and Test Q&A

We shopped for 24 products and asked tech store sales reps some challenging (but reasonable) questions in trying to figure out how the sellers rated for product availability, price, and recommendations.

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Apple vs Flash and E-Book Overload on PCWorld Podcast 64

Will Apple's war on Flash change the Web? Are tablets about to kill e-readers? Join the editors of PCWorld for a lively roundtable discussion of this week's top tech stories.

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iPad Madness on PCWorld Podcast 63

Join the editors of PCWorld for an irreverent round-table discussion about Apple's new iPad.

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Speed Up Everything

Is your PC dragging? Does your broadband network creep along at dial-up speeds? Do Web pages take forever to load on your smartphone? Don't wait! These fixes will get you back into the fast lane.

Great Laptops in the PC World 100

From a superslim 16-incher that recharges without wires to an inexpensive netbook with a great keyboard and 8 hours of battery life, these are some potent portables.

Top Storage Devices in the PC World 100

We saw all kinds of roomy and speedy drives this year. Here are our top picks.

Cameras and Camcorders in the PC World 100

Whether you're into digital SLRs, point-and-shoots, or high-def camcorders, this collection has a winner for you.

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Cool Smartphones in the PC World 100

We saw many good smartphones in 2009. Here are the four models our editors like best.

The PC World 100: Best Products of 2009

A laptop that recharges wirelessly, a CPU that leaves the competition in the dust, and a top pick that's changing the face of computing--these are just three of the items in our PC World Top 100 list of the best products of the year.