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The Best Tech Deals of the Week

We'll show you where to find the best prices on an MSI nettop, a Nikon point-and-shoot camera, a Sony HandyCam, and more.


Top 10 Open Source Apps for Windows

Every Windows user should consider making these utilities part of their standard applications

1TB SSD Drive Coming Soon, for a Price

OCZ will launch a 1TB solid state drive later this month, but buying one just might bankrupt you.

Hands On: Glide Adds New Micro-blogging App

Glide Engage is a highly functional micro-blogging and media sharing platform that some netizens may prefer to Twitter.


You Must Obey: The Unwritten Laws of Technology

"Fix a computer for a friend or family member, and you'll be tech support for life." This is but one of 35 immutable laws of technology that we've identified and recorded for posterity. There will be a test.

Western Digital 1TB Drive Creates Dilemma for Laptop Buyers

Western Digital introduces a 1-terabyte hard drive giving consumers new reasons to think twice about their storage options.

Intel Announces More Efficient, Much Cheaper Solid-State Drives

New drives are the first based on Intel’s 34nm NAND flash memory.

External Hard Drive Secured with RFID

Storage vendor Freecom applies RFID "swipe card" security to a new hard drive.

SATA 6.0 Gb/s Rollout Delayed

Motherboard manufacturers are allegedly having trouble integrating the same SATA 6.0 Gb/s controller in new products, delaying the consumer launch of this new storage specification.


Hello, Gorgeous! 15 of the Greatest Tech Designs Ever

Drool over these beautiful Blu-ray players, great gaming PCs, superb storage devices, celebrated cell phones, and many more innovative technology designs.


LaCie Intros Rugged HD Multimedia Drive

LaCie has introduced the Rugged HD, a hard disk drive operating as a "High-Definition Multimedia Player." It's priced at $350.

Summer Travel Tips: 12 Terrific Gadgets

Make it easy on yourself: Check out our suggestions for great travel gear, ranging from waterproof HD video cameras to digital luggage scales.


The Best Tech Deals of the Week

We'll show you where to get a big-screen TV for less dough, an inexpensive netbook, and a laser printer that just might earn you the envy of all your neighbors.


Seagate Refreshes Encryption Drives

New to the BlackArmor line of self-encrypting hard drives are an external PC unit, NAS device, and portable.

The Computer Hardware Hall of Fame

From mainframes and minis to PCs and PDAs, our picks for the greatest, most enduring computer hardware of all time.