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Tech gifts for every budget

Looking for a great holiday gift for family, friends or colleagues? Check out this collection of tech gear to suit every taste and budget.

7 wireless charging solutions

The world of wireless charging is about to get a lot more electric.'s Al Sacco presents several wireless charging options that make great, affordable holiday gifts for the techie on your list.

Cool gifts for Apple lovers

This holiday gift guide for Apple fanboys and fangirls features some of our favorite accessories to personalize and enhance your Apple gear.

Cool Yule Tools for the Home

As part of the Network World Cool Yule Tools Holiday Gift Guide, here are some suggestions for gifts and techie gadgets that will spruce up your home and make it more tech-savvy.

Cool Yule Tools for Play

As part of the Network World Cool Yule Tools Holiday Gift Guide, here are some suggestions for gifts and techie gadgets that will help you have fun over the holiday season.

Cool Yule tools for work

Cool Yule Tools for Work

Work doesn't have to be boring - here are some holiday gift suggestions from the Network World Cool Yule Tools Holiday Gift Guide that will keep you up and running at work all year long.

Microsoft's Surface Pro 4, the tablet that can finally replace your laptop

With the Surface Pro 4, Microsoft builds on the previous generations of the Surface line, getting them closer than ever to their goal of creating a tablet that will replace your laptop.

Microsoft Surface Book Review: It really is this good

Microsoft's Surface Book reboots what you'll think a laptop should be

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Review: This great tablet has Skylake, a better keyboard, and more competition

Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 improves inside and out, but new Windows tablets are lurking in the wings. Can it keep its 'best-of' crown? We'll see,

Hardcore Hardware: Intel DC P3608 NVME SSD

This week on Hardcore Hardware, we look at Intel's RAIDed SSD that pushes 5GBps read speeds.

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Stir Kinetic Desk M1 review: The smartest desk $2,990 can buy

It costs a little more than your standard IKEA affair, but this adjustable sit-and-stand desk is packed with intelligence and a desire to make you healthier.


Exclusive: AMD's amazingly tiny and powerful Project Quantum dissected!

We tear down this little, liquid-cooled, two-story PC to find out what makes it tick.

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Razer Firefly review: What cardboard can teach us about a $60 mousepad’s pure luxury

Razer built a better mousepad--for Razer faithful, anyway, with pretty lights and a few other flashy features.


Skylake Review: Intel's 6th-gen CPU arrives with nice presents for gamers and enthusiasts

Intel's first Skylake CPUs target gamers and enthusiasts, and hints at what will come for laptops later this year.


Intel Core i7-5775C review: The unwanted desktop Broadwell has one neat trick

This chip arrived already obsolete, but benchmarks comparing it to Haswell and AMD Godavari show its true colors.


Leatherman Tread review: Serious jewelry for the person who's always prepared

It may be the most functional piece of nerd jewelry you've ever seen, and something you can actually get through airport security.

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Bitdefender Box review: Trying hard to be antivirus for the Internet of Things

You could also call it whole-home anti-malware, but I wouldn’t call it ready for widespread deployment.

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Dell Latitude 12 E5250 (Broadwell) review: A small, sturdy workhorse of a laptop

This 12-inch business laptop may be easier to fit into a bag, but it's not much lighter than its 14- and 15-inch cousins.