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Asus U31JG Delivers Very Good Performance for the Price

Offering great performance and excellent battery life, the U31JG is ideal for getting work done on the road--but movie and music buffs should look elsewhere.

Acer Aspire One 7552G-6436: Portable, Not Powerful

This Acer seems to favor mobility over performance--a design preference we’re not used to seeing in desktop replacement laptops.

Toshiba Mini NB305-N600: Style Over Substance

This high-end Toshiba netbook boasts good looks and decent battery life, but its poor performance and uninspired hardware specs don't justify its price premium over competitors.

Samsung Series 9: The First True MacBook Air Competitor

Samsung’s superthin laptop one-ups Apple’s in a few ways, but you’ll pay for its style and performance.

Acer's Iconia Dual-Screen Laptop

The Acer Iconia is a $1,200 all-purpose laptop that’s being marketed as a “touchbook” due to its dual 14” touchscreen displays.

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Toshiba Satellite L675D-S7106: Large and Affordable, but Slow for Its Class

This bargain desktop replacement may be enough laptop for most users.

Toshiba Mini NB505-508GN: Your Garden Variety Netbook

This nice-looking netbook has better-than-average input ergonomics, but a bloated software configuration.

Lenovo ThinkPad X220: A Best-of-Breed Ultraportable

Lenovo's latest ultraportable laptop is a long-running dynamo with a great keyboard.

Asus G73SW: A High-End Gaming Laptop Without the High-End Price

The Asus G73SW offers robust gaming performance while sacrificing only a little eye candy. And the price is right, too.

My $5.79 Clipboard/Paper/Ballpoint Ensemble Totally Rules

The question isn't tablet versus laptop. It's tablet versus laptop versus clipboard.

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Acer Aspire One 522: A Great Netbook for Lightweight Computing

Built on AMD's new Fusion platform for netbooks, the Acer Aspire One 522-BZ897 delivers great battery life and solid multimedia, but flops in computing power.

Fujitsu Lifebook T580: Tablet Computing at a Price

The Lifebook T580 offers Windows 7 Tablet PC capability, but the price is too steep for what you actually get.

Who Pays the Most for Old Gadgets and Tech: The Best Buyback Programs

We evaluate eight buyback and trade-in programs to determine which ones give the best prices for older smartphones, HDTVs, laptops, and more.