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Soothe Your Sore Eyes With F.lux’s Time-Sensitive Lighting

This cross-platform utility automatically adjusts your display lighting based on the time of day.

What to Look for in a New Laptop

Contrary to what you might think, speed isn't always the most important thing when you're buying a new laptop.

Laptop Refresh: Six Ways to Revitalize an Older Notebook

Save money and bring an old laptop back to life with a few quick software and hardware upgrades. We show you how.

Travel Smart: The Best Tech Gear for the Road

You can take it with you. A digital nomad reveals his favorite mobile equipment for traveling light.

Livescribe Bundles a Year of Evernote Premium with Smartpen Purchase

Been eyeing an Echo smartpen? Buy one between now and Jan 31, 2012 and Livescribe will throw in a $45 Evernote account.

When You Don't Want Your Laptop to Go to Sleep

Bharat’s laptop is connected to an external monitor. He asked the Laptops forum how to close the lid without putting it to sleep.

5 More PC Upgrade Mistakes (And How To Avoid Them)

Upgrading your computer can be easy enough for most people. But it's not without its pitfalls. Here are five common upgrade mistakes that even experienced users make.

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How to Automatically Update Everything on Your PC

A bit lazy when it comes to your PC maintenance? Here are a few shortcuts to keep all of your apps up-to-date.

Back Your Data Up the Easy Way

A few tips for easy and low-maintenance ways to backup your files.

How to Benchmark Your PC

Looking to maximize your PC's performance or troubleshoot a problem? First, you'll need to master the art of benchmarking.

Revert OS X Lion's Page Scrolling To the Old Direction

Mac OS X Lion reverses the direction that pages scroll when you roll your mouse wheel or gesture with your trackpad. Here's how to set it back to the old scrolling direction.

How To Troubleshoot Audio Problems with your PC

If your computer abruptly refuses to play sound, try the following simple steps in 5 minutes or less.

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How To Roll Back a Bad Driver

Update your machine's driver in 4 minutes or less to keep your system current on bug fixes and support for new features.