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EVGA GTX 1080 FTW review: The most powerful graphics card in the world, made better

The GeForce GTX 1080 is the most powerful graphics card in the world today, and EVGA's custom GTX 1080 FTW version makes it better in every way.

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Toshiba Z20t-C2112 review: 14 hours of battery life highlights this business-class hybrid

Toshiba's Z20t is one of the best tablet-laptop hybrids we've seen, with a whopping 14 hours of battery life and design flourishes that include a matte-finish touchscreen. But it is pricey.

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HP Spectre 13.3 laptop review: Thin doesn't have to mean compromise

HP's Spectre 13.3 delivers competitive performance and a respectable keyboard, in spite of its super-svelte body.

Intel’s 10-core chip is a monster performer at an insane price

Intel's Broadwell-E sets a new standard with its 10 cores' worth of horsepower. It'd better be fast, for the price you'll pay.

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Acer Predator 17 review: One gimmicky fan can't make up for aging hardware

The Acer Predator 17 lets you swap out the optical drive for an extra fan, but novelty can't hide the machine's increasingly long-in-the-tooth discrete graphics.

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Misfit Ray review: This fitness band looks like a bracelet, but trades function for style

Misfit's focus on fashion hobbles the Ray, which relies on vibration and LED lights to communicate with you.

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Fitbit Alta review: My favorite Fitbit by far

By focusing on style and nailing the basics, Fitbit has a winner with the new Alta fitness band.

Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 enterprise features

CIO.com's Sarah White takes a closer look at Microsoft's Surface Pro 4 all-in-one device to see how it fits into enterprise IT.

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Withings Body Cardio scale review: Goes way beyond weight, for a price

This $180 scale gives you a "mini annual physical" every day, which is probably more than most people need. But it's really, really cool.

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Chuwi HiBook CWI514 Windows/Android tablet review: Awful performance, but we still kind of like it

Chuwi's dual-boot Android/Windows convertible tablet sounds fantastic, especially for under $300. Just don't go in expecting it to do more than basic video playback, Web browsing, and document creation—all of which it does quite well.

Rapid Review: Phillips QD Monitor

Philips says its 276E6 display is the world's first 'quantum dot' monitor, and it's designed to deliver pro-quality colors at a consumer price point. This short video review shows how the E6 shines — and where it falls short.

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Intel Broadwell-E Core i7-6950X Review: The first 10-core enthusiast CPU is a beast

You wanted more cores, and Intel is ready to give them to you with the first consumer 10-core chip. But sit down if you want to know the price.

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 review: The new people's champion topples Titans

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1070 is one hell of a graphics card, delivering Titan X-level performance at a price real gamers can afford.

Hardcore Hardware: The Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 is irresponsibly fast

Seven point two billion transistors. State-of-the-art 16nm process. And nothing but absolutely pure bad-assery.

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Dell XPS 13 Gold Edition review: Our favorite ultrabook is all dressed up with everywhere to go

Dell's taken its excellent 13-inch laptop, made it gold, and then dropped in Intel's top dual-core chip to create this head-turner.

Hardcore Hardware: HTC's Vive has made me a VR believer

VR is finally here, and it's sure to make you the most popular nerd on the block.

Rapid review: Uno Noteband wearable

In this quick video review, CIO.com Managing Editor Al Sacco goes hands-on with the Uno Noteband wearable notification monitor and fitness tracker.

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 review: The most badass graphics card ever created

Hail to the new king of graphics cards, baby. Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 proves that the jump to 16nm GPU technology is as mind-blowing as we'd all hoped it would be.

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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Tablet review: Smart design makes up for performance shortcomings

Lenovo's ThinkPad X1 Tablet boasts a superb kickstand, smartly designed pen attachments, a solid keyboard, and good-enough performance. It ranks highly among the convertible tablets we've tested.

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HP Elite x2 1012 G1 review: Intel's Core m gets the job done in this sturdy convertible

HP designed its 12-inch Elite x2 convertible tablet with notebook-class ruggedness in mind, and it largely succeeds. But while it offers seriously solid competition for the Microsoft Surface Pro 4, a few features fall short of the bar.

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Bowers & Wilkins T7 Portable Wireless Speaker review: Big sound with a few small problems

Few Bluetooth speakers sound or look as good as the T7 Portable Wireless Speaker, but it has some flaws.