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Linksys WUSB6300 review: Mediocre performance doesn't jibe with higher price

There just aren’t many reasons to consider this 802.11ac Wi-Fi client USB adapter.

Netgear A6200 review: Good up close and flat-out fabulous at long range

This adapter finished in second place up close, but it took first place when the client was far away from the router.

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Tested: We push six 802.11ac Wi-Fi USB adapters to the limit

You have an 802.11ac router, and now you need adapters for your networked devices. But not just any old model will do. Our reviews show significant differences in performance and price.

D-Link DWA-182 review: A solid performer at all distances

There’s a lot to like here, including compact dimensions, a handy cradle, and decent performance.

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2014 will be the year you upgrade your network to 802.11ac

We saw more than a dozen new 802.11ac routers at CES 2014, including several travel models.

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New Wilocity chipsets will eliminate most desktop wires

The tech that powers Dell’s D5000 wireless dock today is about to get a lot more powerful.

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IOgear dongle consolidates computer, devices into one cohesive workstation

KeyShair lets you manage multiple devices with a single mouse and keyboard

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Vizio finally adds Intel Haswell models to its PC lineup

New notebook and all-in-one feature fourth-generation Core processors.

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Sony adds 11-inch hybrid to the VAIO Flip family

The new Flip convertible might succeed where the VAIO Tap 11 slipped.

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Valve convinces 14 PC builders to make Steam Machines a reality

The unanswered question: Which games will run on all those Steam Machines?

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Nvidia's G-Sync monitor tech makes PC games look smooth as silk

It's all about tearing, stuttering, and refresh rates

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Asus shows off WQHD gaming monitor and jumps into the 4K display frenzy

The ROG Swift PG278Q supports resolution of 2560 by 1440 pixels; the PB287Q delivers 3840 by 2160 pixels.

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Asus Duet hybrid swaps between Android and Windows with the push of a button

Laptop/tablet hybrid packs a 13.3-inch HD display, a Core i7 processor, and oodles of storage.

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HP ships an Android all-in-one PC, plus several business laptops and desktops

In addition to its first all-in-one to run Android 4.3 instead of Windows, the company also announced several new Windows laptops and desktops at CES.