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Vizio CA27T-B1 review: A pretty all-in-one, good for everything except games

This AiO looks good and performs well, but Vizio needs to update its peripherals game and get with the discrete GPU program.

Review: Asus VivoBook S550CA offers Windows 8 and touchscreen in mainstream package

The Asus VivoBook S550CA is an affordable 15.6-inch touchscreen notebook with full Windows 8. While it falls short in media playback and battery life, it's still one of the better deals currently available.

The 15 best Android widgets

These useful widgets should be on your Android home screen.

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Mad scientists, rejoice! 10 tablet apps take spreadsheets on the go

Need to crunch numbers and analyze big data? You're no longer limited to a hulking desktop. These apps let you work with spreadsheets wherever work takes you.

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Review: Lenovo’s IdeaPad Yoga 11 is convertible, portable, and…it runs Windows RT

This laptop-tablet hybrid would be a lot more tempting if it ran Windows 8.

Review: Lenovo’s IdeaPad Y500 offers excellent gaming specs for the price

Lenovo's made a solid-performing gaming laptop in a smaller, lighter, cheaper package.

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.

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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.

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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.

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Best overall high-tech car: The Audi A8

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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How to become a LinkedIn power user in five easy steps

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

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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.