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Digital Storm Black Ops Assassin: Killer Style and Speed

If price is no object, you'll be hard-pressed to find a better power PC than the beautifully constructed Black Ops Assassin from Digital Storm.

VIA Artigo A1100: A Tiny Tyke for a Tiny Niche

If you’re in a tinkering mood, VIA’s Artigo A1100 is a modular, media-slinging PC in a tiny shell.

Dell Studio XPS 7100: A Versatile PC in a Pretty Package

Versatile, attractive, and capable--Dell’s Studio XPS 7100 lacks upgrade potential, but it’s a strong contender for the media-savvy set.

HP Pavilion Elite HPE-390t: A Media-Savvy Sprinter

HP’s Pavilion Elite HPE-390t delivers great performance in a humble, media-focused shell. Just be sure to bring your own peripherals.

Wapedia: Mobile Wikis

If you have an Android phone and need a Wikipedia browsing app, then Wapedia by Taptu may be the right choice.

Lenovo IdeaCentre A300: Style Does Matter

Though it can't match the performance of some competing models in its category, the A300 offers a wealth of connection options in a stunning shell.

Lenovo IdeaCentre B500: Strong Performance, and Looks to Match

It doesn't have a touchscreen, but Lenovo's IdeaCentre B500 offers a striking design, great performance, and an integrated TV tuner.

HP TouchSmart 600 Quad: Mediacentric All-in-One Delivers Great Performance and Stellar Sound

HP's latest TouchSmart PC packs a punch, delivering strong media-theater functionality and the line's signature TouchSmart style.

Can the iPhone 4 Maintain Apple's Top-Dog Status?

The iPhone 4 is already a hit with users, but has Apple done enough to fend off Android-based smartphone challengers?


Lenovo Mini Wireless Keyboard N5901: Couch Potatoes, Your Keyboard-Mouse Is Here

It's not perfect, but this compact keyboard makes a useful addition to any media center PC.


Gateway ZX4300-01e: Speedy All-in-One Makes a Few Compromises

Gateway’s 20-inch all-in-one desktop might be fast, but it takes a lot of hits to achieve its balance of speed and cost.

CyberPower Gamer Ultra 9000: A Great Case Makes for a Great Computer

CyberPower's latest mainstream PC packs a compelling combination of performance and value into an impressive case.

Gateway ZX6900-01e: Strong Big-Screen Performance at a Compelling Price

Aside from a few dings and dents on its specifications sheet, this large all-in-one PC produces great numbers for its relatively meager price.

Micro Express Microflex 88B: Not the Best, but the Most Connected

The Microflex 88B mainstream desktop PC may not win any speed races, but it cruises to the finish line in Blu-ray and USB 3.0 style

HP Z200 Workstation SFF: Best-in-Class Business Performance in a Compact Shell

HP's Z200 offers category-leading performance for business-class desktops, but its premium components will cost you.