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A Look Inside Android 2.2 "Froyo"

While Flash Player is clearly the biggest update in Froyo, or Android 2.2, there are definitely a few other gems in the update.


Which Android Smartphone is Right for You?

There's a huge number of Android phones on the market, but how can you know which one is right for you? Smartphone expert Ginny Mies takes a look at five of the most popular models.


HP's Envy 17 Laptop is a Multimedia Powerhouse

HP's Envy 17 laptop is a fully-powered desktop replacement with a full complement of ports, dual hard drives, a Blu-Ray drive, and more.


Motorola's Droid 2 Needs a Better User Interface and Camera

While the Motorola Droid 2 ships with latest version of Android and has an improved design, the phone's proprietary Motoblur interface gets in the way of a few native Android apps. Also, the camera is mediocre.


Price Fight: Xbox 360 with Kinect vs. PlayStation 3 with Move

Microsoft's Xbox 360 bundled with Kinect takes on Sony's PlayStation 3 bundled with PlayStation Move. Who wins?

HP's Competitively Priced Pavilion DV6 Laptop is Attractively Stylish

If you're in the market for a fully-loaded, competitively-priced laptop, HP's Pavilion DV6 deserves a close look.


Samsung's New Android Phones: The Vibrant and The Captivate

Samsung releases two sparkling Android smartphones that are almost identical: The Vibrant on T-Mobile and the Captivate on AT&T.


Smartphone Multitasking: iOS4 vs. Android

With the release of iOS4, Apple has finally implemented multitasking.


Choosing the Best Pocket Megazoom Camera

We take a look at five of the top contenders and make recommendations based on whether you want the newest features, a huge zoom, ease of use, and more...


NewerTech NuGuard Clear

Newer Technology's NuGuard Clear case isn't an iPad sleeve, and it certainly isn't an iPad bag. Rather, it's a clear, rigid, polycarbonate shell that snaps...

40 Cool Gadgets for a Hot Summer

Whether you're hitting the road or staying close to home, we have the perfect gear for you, including cameras, GPS devices, phones, and more.


The HP 200 All-in-One PC: Great for Video in Small Spaces

The HP 200 All-in-One PC's standout feature is its bright and attractive 1080p high-def screen.


Toshiba Mini N410 Netbook: Good Looks, Average Performance

The Toshiba NB305-N410 is a basic netbook with solid specs, but its chiclet-style keyboard is a bit of a disappointment.