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Review: Cygnett’s Workmate case for iPad mini is bulky but protective

This shock-absorbing case will protect your mini from drops and spills.

How modern cars already drive better than you do

Your car started out-driving you when it got antilock brakes and power steering. Add sensors, lasers, and cameras, and the gap between today's heavily automated cars and tomorrow's self-driving cars is narrowing fast.

Best high-tech family sedan: Toyota Avalon

Toyota has added lots of tech to this luxury sedan, in an obvious effort to attract a younger crowd.

Best overall high-tech car: The Audi A8

Audi does an impressive job of combining elegant luxury and advanced tech in the A8.

Best all-electric high-tech car: Tesla Model S

The Model S has not one but two Nvidia-powered screens, natural voice controls, and, of course, an all-electric powertrain.

Most controversial: Cadillac ATS

Offering an all-touch user interface for the infotainment system is a bold step, but the concept doesn't cut it in real driving conditions.

The techiest cars of 2013

Edmunds.com and PCWorld/TechHive take a close look at this year's models, and pick the ones that make the best (or most interesting) use of technology inside the car.

Best high-tech car for mom: Infiniti JX35

The JX35’s biggest strength is its multitude of options for controlling the car’s infotainment system.

Review: Asus VivoTab Smart offers full Windows 8 OS in hybrid tablet form

This slim tablet has slim accessories to match. Its full Windows OS is nice, but it is a tablet, so don't expect PC-level performance.

How to become a LinkedIn power user in five easy steps

Use our guide to squeeze maximum value from the career networking service.

Review: HP Spectre XT TouchSmart is a sweet-looking, underpowered laptop in an Ultrabook’s clothing

The brushed-aluminum look screams Ultrabook, and the bigger display is a nice bonus. But the weight, performance, and battery life make it better suited for living-room laptop duty.

Getting Started with SkyDrive and Windows Phone 8

How to get the most from Microsoft's cloud storage service

Review: Girls Like Robots is a charming, challenging puzzler with a quirky storyline

Girls Like Robots is just about everything you want in a puzzle game: it’s refreshing, quirky, cheerful, and challenging.

Review: Moshi’s VersaCover Origami for iPad mini is versatile and elegant

This ultra-slim case is great for people who want protection without the bulk.

Review: Xhibt Inspiria book-style iPad mini case is pretty, yet flawed

Why does an $80 case not have a camera hole?