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5 ways to use social media to boost your career prospects

Forget funny cat videos. Your social profiles can be a powerful tool to connect with employers.

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7 essential apps for international road warriors

Grab your passport and take to the skies! These handy apps will make sure you can stay organized and get your work done from anywhere, even without a network connection.

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Type in style: How to change your Android keyboard

Change your keyboard; change the world. Or at least type a little faster.



You Should Play: Abyss Attack

The sexiest arcade shooter you’ll ever play.


Ashampoo Anti-Virus 2014 review: Strong, but high-maintenance, security

Ashampoo's first antivirus suite's need for hands-on interaction undermines its excellent protection.

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You Should Play: Baldur’s Gate, Enhanced Edition

Finally! A real RPG that makes no concessions for the mobile market.

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Alienware 17 review: Beauty and beast in one gorgeous gaming notebook

Lots of aluminum and magnesium in this chassis, but it still weighs 9.5 pounds.

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Career Sushi hands-on: job site lets millennials showcase their personal brands

The new career marketplace for young job seekers ditches button-down resumes for eye-popping social profiles, but a lack of paid-job listings limits its usefulness.


5 free Daydream apps that put your charging phone to work

Don't let you phone sit idle while it's charging, make it display useful information.


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How to set up Daydream: Android’s overlooked, customizable docking screen

Your phone can do so much more than show a blank screen while charging.

Sygic's Speedometer app needs more leadfoots to build its speed-trap data

Let's be honest: The people who use this app want a heads-up on speed traps, but there aren't enough people reporting yet to make this feature useful.

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Toggle party: 6 superb sets of switches to simplify your smartphone

Access often-used settings with a single tap on your home screen.


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You Should Play: Smash Hit

This futuristic endless runner is so simple, yet so addictive.

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You Should Play: Monument Valley

This Escher-inspired perception puzzle game feels measured, polished, and perfectly thought-out.