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Michael manages PCWorld's hardware product reviews and contributes to TechHive's coverage of home-control systems and sound bars.

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How to blanket your home or small office with Wi-Fi

10 tips for improving the range of your wireless network

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Lenovo Yoga clones: 5 copycats from Acer, Asus, Dell, HP and Toshiba

Lenovo started it, but they're everywhere now: Laptops that flip, fold, and pitch like a tent.

D-Link DIR-880L

D-Link expands its DIY connected-home portfolio

Belkin has a head start with its WeMo product line, but D-Link is coming on strong.

Dish Network Wireless Joey

Dish Network ships its Wireless Joey video distribution system

One access point can stream to up to three clients using the 802.11ac protocol.

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Portable hard drives

The best portable hard drives: Our top picks are fast, light and spacious

Cloud storage is great, until you don't have Internet access. A portable hard drive lets you access your data anywhere.

PowerCube Extended USB

PowerCube Extended USB review: Quirky and efficient, but no surge protection

My search for the perfect power strip continues.

Vivint Sky

Vivint launches a “learning” home-control system

Cloud-based Vivint Sky offers management suggestions based on homeowners’ daily activities.

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Coalesse Free Stand

Coalesse Free Stand review: The perfect desk for the work-at-home stiff

This impeccably designed work surface helps you get the job done in the most casual spaces.

AMD mobile Kaveri

AMD unveils Kaveri, its first enthusiast-class mobile APUs, some with FX branding

The AMD FX-7600P and AMD FX-7500 will both have Radeon R7 Graphics.

SanDisk Extreme Pro SSD

SanDisk announces Extreme Pro enthusiast SSDs with crazy long 10-year warranties

Fast, durable drives are aimed at gamers and PC enthusiasts.

Intel Devil's Canyon

Intel unveils Devil’s Canyon, its first 4GHz CPU, plus a 20th-anniversary Pentium processor

The new four-core, unlocked processors are sure to please hard-core overclockers. A dual-core unlocked Pentium was also introduced.

Asus ROG G20 gaming desktop

Asus teases a host of PC-gaming products, including a potential Steam Machine

Products include small form-factor desktops, a gaming laptop, and several new components

Dell Computex 2014

Dell targets younger audience with 360-degree laptops and thin, light All-in-One PCs

Dell's tired of being your parents' computer brand. The now-private company is changing its attitude and taking risks.

Toshiba Encore 2

Toshiba announces first tablets to run Windows 8.1 with Bing

The 8-inch Encore 2 is priced at $199; 10-inch model priced at $269

Toshiba Radius

Toshiba shows us the Yoga-like Satellite Radius, plus two new detachable notebooks

The 360-degree hinge on the Satellite Radius is Yoga-like, but the 15.6-inch diagonal display makes this convertible much bigger—and heavier. Toshiba also refreshes its Click lineup with budget- and performance-oriented models.