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How to Buy a Monitor

Which monitor you need depends on the applications you use, the amount of desk space you have, and how much you want to spend.

Hate Hidden Fees? PC World Wants to Hear from You

PC World invites readers to share their tech-related hidden fee horror stories for an upcoming report.

How to Buy a Netbook

The netbook market is new, and constantly in flux. In this netbook buying guide, we explain what models are available to you today.


Circuit City May Rise From Dead

Big box electronics retailer Circuit City may get a second life under new management. Systemax is angling to purchase Circuit City assets.

The Last-Minute Gift Guide

The clock is ticking. Depending upon when you're reading this, you have less than three days before Santa's deadline. Holding out? Been too busy? Over the next few pages, you'll find a couple of quick tips, organized according to how much time you have left. And if any of my pals get some of the gifts below, well, it's just a coincidence--honest.


Digital Photography Gifts: Image Editors, Kids' Cameras

Dave's annual gift-giving recommendations: photo editors, kid-friendly cameras, and how-to books.


10 Invincible Gifts for the Cubicle Warrior

If your workplace is like a war zone, add these combative time wasters to your arsenal so you can dominate the office battlefield.

Technology for the Obscenely Wealthy

Planning on hitting the jackpot soon? From a gargantuan HDTV to your own flying car, here are nine new tech toys you'll want to decorate your life.


HDTV Buying Guide 2008

Here is your complete guide to buying and owning a new HDTV this holiday season and beyond.


How to Buy a Laptop