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Ouch: HP brings Windows 7 'back by popular demand'

What's old is new again on a handful of HP desktops and laptops.

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Razer's modular Project Christine makes building PCs as easy as building Legos

Razer's new Project Christine promises an end to snapping computer hardware together and wrangling cables. Also, it looks like a tree.

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Gigabyte's Brix Pro is an itty-bitty PC with a big graphics punch

Gigabyte finally stopped the teasing and unveiled the Brix Pro at CES 2014—a miniature PC with Intel's high-end Iris Pro integrated graphics.

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Samsung updates its PCs with new ATIV One 7 and Book 9

Samsung's 2014 editions of the ATIV One 7 and Book 9 lean on its presence in the Android market to hopefully drive sales.

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Start the year off right with a clean PC

Grab a can of compressed air and apply a little elbow grease—it's time to get down and dirty with that dusty PC of yours.

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IDC: PC's decline is far worse than expected

Analyst firm reports that the PC market is expected to decline by more than 10 percent in 2013. That's by far the steepest drop ever.

Six reasons you still need a desktop PC

When it comes to productivity, power, and expandability, the old war horse still can't be beat.

Trick your friends with these Halloween PC pranks

Make some mischief at home or in the office with these quick PC tricks.

Intel NUC Kit D54250WYK review: This tiny PC punches high above its weight class

This miniature computer outperforms machines many times its size, but you should be aware of what's not included before you buy one.

How to avoid common PC building mistakes

Check socket compatibility. Organize the screws and cables. Install this before that. And read the manuals!