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Alienware Amplifier review: It turbo-boosted a laptop with Titan X graphics

Trolling mode off: Yes, we tested Alienware's Amplifier and it worked!

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Review: Google’s Chromebook Pixel excels both as a machine and as an idea

Being the best Chromebook is easy. Being a great flagship is harder, but the Pixel's advanced features make it just as premium and desirable as any other.

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HP Spectre x360 review: A sexy convertible that just can't take the heat

Slight thermal throttling under heavy loads mars an otherwise gorgeous picture including a CNC aluminum body, responsive touchscreen and awesome battery life.

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Review: The new 12-inch MacBook is a laptop without an ecosystem

If you value portability over power, and you don't need to physically connect to much, the new MacBook might be for you.

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HTC One M9 review: A disappointingly good phone

HTC makes only modest improvements to one of our favorite phones, while competitors take major leaps forward.

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The four best podcast apps for Android phones

Our favorites are well designed and offer a deep selection so you can find your favorites or discover new podcasts.

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MSI GT80 Titan review: A crazy-fast gaming laptop with an old-school desktop keyboard

MSI's has a real mechanical keyboard, and enough graphics power to tempt even the most committed desktop gamers.

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Asus ZenBook UX305F review: Simply the best budget ultrabook around

You won't believe the specs, build quality and price on the ZenBook UX305F. In fact, maybe it's not that the ZenBook is low-priced, maybe it's that the others are overcharging you.

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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.

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Dell XPS 13 vs. MacBook Air: A closer look at battery life

Dell's XPS 13 can't really be a MacBook slayer unless it can compete with the legendary battery life of the Air. We test both to find the truth.

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Dell XPS 13 review: MacBook Air fanboys, look no further for your rumored unicorn

Dell's new ultralight has all the industrial-design panache of a MacBook Air, but with a larger display. Oh, and it's a proper PC.

HP Omen: A sexy, thin and stylish gaming laptop

HP's new Omen marks the return of Voodoo DNA to gaming laptops with a thin and relatively powerful gaming laptop.

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HTC Desire Eye review: A fine phone that should be a little cheaper

HTC's selfie phone is only slightly less expensive than the flagship One (M8), but some problems with its headlining camera features leave a greater gulf in quality.

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The best PC laptops of the year

We've tested too many laptops to count, and now we're ready to name the ones we'd spend our own money on.

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HP Omen Review: Voodoo DNA brings grace and style to gaming laptops

This fast, stylish laptop carries Voodoo's legacy into a new generation of gaming laptops, HP's first since it dissolved the boutique builder several years ago.

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Droid Turbo review: Motorola's big red phone is almost unkillable

It's a shame this Quad HD-equipped, almost-stock device is only available for Verizon subscribers, because it has potential to be a big seller.