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Six tips to building a huge social network

Use these expert tips to grow your social following.

The host with the most: make party planning easier with apps

Don't let your big bash become a big burden. Use these tips to remove the stress and crank up the fun for your next party.

For family fun, gather 'round the tablet

The family unit is getting torn apart by technology. Fight it head-on by using great tech for fun family time.

To your health: handy apps can help you hit your goals

These fitness and nutrition apps will help you get active, track your progress, and feel your best.

What to look for in your new PC

Our guide walks you through the basics of PC selection, helping you choose the ideal device to suit your needs.

Hot Deals Thursday: Toshiba Core i7 Laptop for just $700, 3TB HDD for only $100, and more

Take a look at LogicBuy's best bargains, including a great deal on a Dell Venue 8 Pro and an iLuv MobiCup speaker for just $20.

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All about DDR4, the next-gen memory coming soon for PCs and mobile devices

DDR4 promises to run half as hot and twice as fast as good ol’ DDR3. Here’s what to look forward to as this memory gradually makes its way into PCs and mobile devices.

Just My Type: Find the Device that Fits Your Life

Need help figuring out which device is best for you? Take a look at these great tablets, 2 in 1s, and portable All-in-Ones powered by Intel.

Hot Deals Thursday: Toshiba Laptop with 2 Year Warranty for $330, 50" 4K HDTV for $590, and more

LogicBuy brings you jaw-dropping bargains, including an incredible deal on a 4K HDTV, a huge discount on Microsoft Office Home & Student, a chair for gamers, and plenty more.

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Top 10 fixes for common PC problems: The best of PCWorld's Answer Line

From backups to BSODs, Lincoln Spector lists the top 10 tips he's gathered from the past two years of Answer Line letters.

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You've fallen for a scam! Now what?

We all make mistakes. Here's what you need to do after realizing that you have been had, and keep those mistakes from costing you.

Hot Deals Thursday: Score a Core i5 detachable Ultrabook for $875, Fire TV & Kindle Fire for $249, and more

Outstanding weekly deals on computers, software, and accessories from our partners at LogicBuy. This week's offers include great discounts on an HP Spectre, Toshiba Satellite, Microsoft Office, and much more.

Turn tablet time into learning time with fun apps

If your kids love using tablets to play games, it's easy to sneak in some educational content without ruining the fun.

Hot Deals Thursday: $200 off an XPS 12, 52% off a Dell Inspiron One 2020, and more

Outstanding weekly deals on tech devices, software, and accessories from our partners at LogicBuy.

Overcome Creative Roadblocks With the Help of Your Tablet

When inspiration is frustratingly out of reach, try one or more of these tips or tricks to bring it back home.