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One Quick Fix for the Apple iOS 5 Battery-Drain Issue

The latest version of its Apple's mobile OS seems to make iPhone and iPad batteries lose juice faster than before. Mark Sullivan investigates and suggests a fix.

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Motorola Atrix 2: A High-End Phone With a Lower-End Price

With a dual-core processor and 4G speeds, the $100 Atrix 2 is great for people who want a high-end phone for an affordable price.

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Tech to Watch in 2012

Here's a brief look at five products and technologies we look forward to spending some quality time with in the coming year.

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Mechanical Keyboards, Lytro's Light-Field Camera, Nokia's Windows Phones, and Reader Mail on PCWorld Podcast #127

If you want to type like a pro, you need a mechanical keyboard. We tell you all about the ones we tested. We also discuss the pros and cons of Lytro's upcoming light-field camera and those Windows Phone 7.5 phones just announced by Nokia.

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Nokia Releases First Mango Phones, Crosses Fingers

This week Nokia unveiled their first Windows Phone 7 models, the Lumia 800 and 710. Both run the newest version of Microsoft’s OS, nicknamed Mango. Can they help the company regain the customers it has recently lost?

Citizen Journalist Tech Tips

Don't let your tech get in the way of covering your local protests, demonstrations, and other public goings-on. Read these how-tos for better photos, live video streaming, and useful apps.

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Sifteo Cubes: Entertaining, Interactive Toys for the Holidays

Sifteo Cubes are unique, motion-sensitive wireless blocks that interact with one another, as well as your computer.

Web Trends Point To Mobile and International Growth

Elsa Wenzel talks about three of the 10 big Internet trends buzzed about this week at the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco.

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AMD's new FX Processor, Qwikster is Dead, Memristors by 2013, and Most Useful Websites on PCWorld Podcast #126

AMD's new FX processor, formerly code-named Bulldozer, is a big disappointment. Still, at least Netflix is dropping the Qwikster idea, and HP says we'll see memristors to compete with flash drives in 2013. Also, Megan gives us a peak at her feature on the most useful site on the 'net.

How to Print Directly Onto a DVD or CD

It's a printer trend for 2011: Models that can print directly onto a DVD or CD. Melissa Riofrio takes a look at two of them, the Brother MFC-J825DW and the Epson Artisan 837.

Steve Jobs Passes, iPhone 4S, and Facebook Changes on PCWorld Podcast #125

Steve Jobs passed away this week at 56. We briefly discuss his impact on technology before moving on to the iPhone 4S announcement this week, and last week's new Facebook features.

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Apple Unveils Souped-Up iPhone 4S

The iPhone 4S looks just like the iPhone 4, but it offers a few significant internal upgrades.

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Can Amazon's Kindle Fire Tablet Challenge the iPad?

Amazon announced its long awaited tablet, the Android-based Fire, which comes in at just $200. Will the new device pay off for the online retailer?

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A PC Built Inside a Keyboard: Cybernet's ZPC-D5

The Cybernet ZPC-D5 PC has an Atom processor, 4GB of RAM, a 250GB hard drive, and runs Windows 7 Professional. And it's all contained within a keyboard.

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