Building a Halloween Pumpkin PC

Looking for a project this weekend? How about building a PC in a carved out pumpkin? PCWorld's Alex Wawro explains.

Android Tablet Roundup

With the recent explosion in the popularity of Android tablets, we thought it was about time to take a look at four recent additions to the marketplace.


The Great Smartphone Race

In our first annual Great Smartphone Race, we rounded up three typical handset users who represented the Android, iOS and Windows Phone 7 phone operating systems.

Windows Phone 7 Impresses on the Samsung Focus and HTC Surround

We've an the opportunity to take a look at the first two handsets running Windows Phone 7 OS, the Samsung Focus and HTC Surround, and found a lot to like.


New MacBook Air Models Are Lighter, But Still Expensive

Apple has announced a new line of slim MacBook Air laptops. The new machines, available in 11-inch and 13-inch models, bring badly needed updates to the company's Mac product line.


Apple's iPad Coming to Verizon

Verizon Wireless will be selling Apple’s iPad in its stores and it will be bundling the Wi-Fi version with a MiFi mobile router that can deliver wireless Internet to the iPad via Wi-Fi.


Android Phones and the Galaxy Tab at CTIA Wireless

At the CTIA's Wireless Mobile event, Associate Editor Ginny Mies took at look at the Samsung's Galaxy Tab and the company's Transform Android smartphone, as well as the Sanyo Zio.


A Wearable Camcorder, Collaborative Meetings, and Gadget Charging at CTIA

At the CTIA Mobile Wireless event, Senior Editor Mark Sullivan found a variety of interesting new gadgets.


Android 2.2 Handsets for $50 Announced at CTIA Wireless

LG announced an Android 2.2 phone for $50 at the CTIA Wireless show in San Francisco. Associate Editor Ginny Mies took a look, and also checked out new Android phones from T-Mobile, and Nokia's Symbian-based E3 phone.


Motorola Targets Business Users With the New Droid Pro Android Smartphone

Motorola announces seven new smartphones, including the Droid Pro. Targeted at business users, this phone looks designed to attract RIM BlackBerry owners.


Sony Cyber-shot WX5 Digicam Is Packed With Fun Modes (and 3D Capability)

The $300 Cyber-shot WX5 digital camera is small and light enough to fit in a shirt pocket, but its variety of shooting modes, including 3D, provide big-time entertainment.

BlackBerry PlayBook Touts Impressive Specs

Research in Motion has just announced the BlackBerry PlayBook, a tablet device designed to compete with Apple's iPad and Samsung's Galaxy Tab.


A Look Inside Android 2.2 "Froyo"

While Flash Player is clearly the biggest update in Froyo, or Android 2.2, there are definitely a few other gems in the update.


A First Look at Internet Explorer 9 Beta

Microsoft has released a beta of the next version of Internet Explorer 9 for Windows 7, and so far we like what we've seen.

Panasonic's Lumix DMC-LX5 is a Serious Point-and-Shoot

Positioned as a point-and-shoot camera for serious photographers, the Lumix DMC-LX5 tacks on significant enhancements to the performance-oriented LX3.