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Ian is an independent writer based in Tel Aviv, Israel. His current focus is on all things tech including mobile devices, desktop and laptop computers, software, social networks, Web apps, tech-related legislation and corporate tech news.

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Here's what Samsung's giant 18-inch super tablet looks like

Serial leaker Evan Blass gives us a better look at Samsung's upcoming super tablet.

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How to hold Skype chats with people who aren't Skype users

Skype recently added a WebRTC-style feature that lets anyone join a conversation if they have a link. Here's how to set that up.

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Microsoft's Windows 10-powered New Xbox One Experience rolls out Nov. 12

Xbox 360 backwards compatibility and a Windows 10 alignment are due for the Xbox One in November.

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15 powerful Microsoft Word shortcuts you need to know

Everyone knows how to use Microsoft Word. These keyboard shortcuts will put you on the path to Word mastery.

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The Surface Mini was real and 'awesome,' Microsoft's hardware guru confirms

Microsoft exec Panos Panay confirms the long-rumored device was real, but adds nothing else.

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Google's Nexus 5X is pretty easy to repair, but watch out for that USB port

The new Nexus 5X got relatively good marks in terms of repairability from iFixit. Here's what they found.

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Chrome for iOS adds iOS 9's Split View multitasking

Google recently released a new version of Chrome that takes advantage of new iOS 9 features.

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This website helps you find cheap items to get free Amazon shipping

This site makes finding filler items on Amazon a breeze.

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These 15 Excel keyboard shortcuts will help you become a spreadsheet master

This list of 15 common Excel keyboard shortcuts will help you get things done more efficiently.

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Major Windows 10 PC update tipped to land in November

Microsoft has a major update coming for Windows 10 in just a few weeks.

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Microsoft's entry-level Surface Book quietly gets a discrete Nvidia graphics option

The Microsoft Store added another $200 to the budget-level Surface Book in order to offer a dGPU option across the entire line.

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Amazon Prime Music lands on Sonos speakers

Amazon Prime subscribers can now pipe the online retailer's music streaming service via Sonos home speakers.

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15 simple, yet powerful Excel functions you need to know

Want a better grasp of Excel, but not sure where to start? This list will help.

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Microsoft Store lists Lumia 950 as teardown offers peek at 950 XL's liquid cooling

The Lumia 950 devices aren't up for pre-order, but at least they're listed on the Microsoft Store.

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This add-on makes Firefox's Find feature a supercharged mimic of Chrome's

FindBar Tweak for Firefox is a must-have add-on for anyone who spends a lot of time searching web pages for keywords.