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Buying Guide: Find the perfect ebook reader

What's the best device if you want to embrace a post-paper reading world? That all depends on whether you want a dedicated reading device or a more versatile tablet.

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9 ways to stay below your data cap on Android and iOS

Limited data plan? No problem—we have some simple tricks that can help you cut back on data usage.

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Another reason to ditch Windows XP: Admin rights loophole

Microsoft's investigating an exploit at the kernel level that could give admin rights to an industrious hacker.

How to change users in Windows 8

Oraldo Morales Ceballos recently moved to Windows 8, and can't figure out how to log off as one user and log on as another

Build this killer AMD-based Windows 8.1 PC for less than $1000

Forget about Intel; this powerful PC build packs AMD hardware under the hood.

When your PC doesn't recognize a 2nd drive

Creeds installed an old hard drive into a new machine as a second drive. He's having problems getting it to work.

How to make your old GPU run like new

A little TLC can breathe new life into your aging graphics card.

How to create an exciting, artificial-looking photo

PHollisPhotos asked the Photo Editing forum how to give a sports photo a certain look, like an illustration with a black-and-white background.

Stream your favorite holiday music

Blast holiday tunes from one end of your home to the other with this helpful advice.

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How to use a cloud camera to secure your home during holiday travel

While you're away, the thieves might play. Here's how to catch them.

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How to reset the Wi-Fi password at your parents’ house on your holiday travels

Nothing spoils holiday travel quite like getting locked out of the house Wi-Fi. Here's how to help your folks set their networks aright.

Pick out the right Stylus for your tablet

iPad styluses come in all forms, shapes, and nib tips. We highlight the ones that are best for each task.

How to change your email address without losing your friends

Mohammad Anwar has to change his email address. He asked for advise on handling the transition.

The absurdly simple guide to backing up your PC

Wherein we conceptualize the need and walk you through the deed.

Printer buying guide: How to find the best model for your home or office

The best printers today have mobile apps and wireless connectivity, and inkjets are looking as good as lasers. Learn what to look for here.