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

Android all-in-one

Acer TA272HUL review: Thumbs-up on features; thumbs-down on price

This all-in-one has more features than most will want to pay for.

Travel Routers

Tested: 6 new travel routers that can deploy a secure Wi-Fi network almost anywhere

We've evaluated a half-dozen models and will help you find the one that's right for your needs.

Asus WL-330NUL travel router

Asus WL-330NUL travel router review: The world’s tiniest, temporarily insecure router

It’s remarkably small, but that’s its only claim to fame.

D-Link DIR510L travel router

D-Link DIR-510L travel router review: Fast and flexible, this one's a winner all around

Best-of-breed features and performance, with a price tag to match

TP-Link TL-WR710N travel router

TP-Link TL-WR710N travel router review: Featurific, but lacking in performance

This compact travel router is versatile enough; it’s just not fast enough.

Trendnet TEW-714tru travel router

Trendnet TEW-714TRU travel router review: This device has one great feature

World travelers will appreciate this router’s interchangeable power tips.

Netgear Trek travel router

Netgear Trek PR2000 travel router review: A little slower, but a whole lot cheaper

It’s a couple features short, but it has a great price-to-performance ratio.

TP-Link TL-MR3040 travel router

TP-Link TL-MR3040 travel router review: It packs light

When inches and ounces matter, this is the travel router to buy.

toshibaportegez10 primary

Toshiba Portege Z10t review: The best detachable so far (if you're into that sort of thing)

It's the right size and weight and it's built for business.

Macworld Favorite Portable Drives Primary Image

Best portable hard drives: These models earned our highest ratings

Here are PCWorld's four favorite portable drives, for PC users. All of them have been tested in the PCWorld labs.

Linksys WRT1900AC Wi-Fi router

Linksys WRT1900AC Wi-Fi router review: Faster than anything we’ve tested

Don’t let the retro design fool you: This puppy’s a speed demon.

Lenovo A540 all-in-one PC

Lenovo announces an aluminum-clad all-in-one PC and several new laptops

The Lenovo A540 AiO will be available in July. The new laptop launches range from May to August.

Quantenna

Got gigabit Wi-Fi? Pshaw, Quantenna says it will deliver 10-gigabit Wi-Fi in 2015

The company’s upcoming chipset promises to boost 802.11ac throughput by a factor of 10.

AMD Radeon R9 295X2

AMD Radeon R9 295X2 review: If you have the cash, AMD has the compute power

Whether you want to game at 4K or mine for crypto-currency, this dual-GPU monster will get the job done.

Lenovo X1 Carbon 2014

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon review: Slightly overdone, but plenty tasty

Whether you're a business user or a consumer, this is the best Ultrabook so far.