Jon L. JacobiFreelance Writer, PCWorld

WD Black 2 Dual Drive

Western Digital Black2 Dual Drive review: Not the killer storage upgrade it could be

Kudos to WD for combining SSD read performance and hard-drive capacity in a single package, but a high price tag and slow SSD write performance complicate the buying decision.

Intel 730 Series SSD

Intel 730 Series SSD (480GB) review: Good performance and a strong warranty

Intel's new 730 series SSD has an enterprise heritage and a long warranty, but its performance is only middle of the pack.

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5 password managers that protect your personal data too

Call them "password managers," but these digital vaults secure credit card numbers, bank account information, and more.

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Reveal 11 Business review: automated videography for your professional needs

Pick a style, supply the content, and create near pro-quality promotional or training videos with this easy-to-use production tool.

Business vs. consumer laptops

Laptops for work and play: the differences that matter

They use the same basic parts and technologies, but consumer and business laptops differ greatly in features, security, support, of course, price. Pick the right one for you.

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Asus, Linksys router exploits tell us home networking is the vulnerability story of 2014

Buggy firmware, sloppy design, and careless users mean easy pickings for online hackers.

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Smart Defrag 3 sports a newfound speed and a Metro-style interface

The third major incarnation of Iobit's free defragger offers a new, more modern interface, better workflow, and it faster. It's a winner, if you need anything more than Window's own utility.

HP ZBook 15 Mobile Workstation

HP ZBook 15 review: This mobile workstation packs the features—and the pounds

HP's ZBook 15 is a top-flight performer, but it's anything but light.

Fujitsu SV600 Scanner

Fujitsu ScanSnap SV600 review: Touch-free scanner won't damage source material

It only looks like a table lamp. The Fujitsu SV600 scans material quickly and efficiently, but page curvature is a problem.

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5 alternatives to LogMeIn Free for remote PC access

LogMeIn Free is dead, but its spirit lives on in these other free remote-access and collaboration tools.

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HP Color LaserJet Pro M177fw review: Great output, but little else

Unless you don't print much, the expensive toner and dumbed-down features on this color laser MFP are going to frustrate you.

Bugs & Fixes: Dropbox improves performance and setup

The latest release includes faster syncing and new installers for Windows and Mac OS X.

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Bugs & Fixes: QuickBooks 2014 repairs this and that

By the time 2014 rolled around, this year's version had already gone through four revs. Go figure.

Bugs & Fixes: Microsoft covers remote-code execution hole in Word and Office Web Apps

Cloud-based computing carries the potential for widespread malware mayhem, averted in this case.

Toshiba Q Series Pro SSD

Review: The Toshiba Q Series Pro SSD delivers top performance at a discount

Though a couple of ticks slower than the Samsung 840 Pro, the Q Series SSDs are still top performers, and they're heavily discounted online.