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Windows Tablets: Is Microsoft Being a Control Freak?

Microsoft reportedly is asking each chipmaker to partner with a single computer maker on the next generation of Windows-based tablets.

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 560M Not Just for Gaming

Gaming has always been a force that pushes the envelope, but the resulting technology has benefits for everyday use as well.

Maingear EX-L 15 Gaming Laptop Review: A Hefty, High-Performance Mobile System

Maingear builds a GeForce GTX 485 GPU into a second-generation Core i7 system. The result should please gamers on the go.

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Dell XPS 15z Preview: A MacBook Pro Rival For Far Less Money

Dell has announced the thinnest 15.6-inch Windows laptop ever, the XPS 15z. At less than an inch thick and 5.5 pounds, this laptop goes after the 15-inch MacBook Pro and costs $800 less.

Asus U36JC Laptop Review: Ultraportable Has Good Power and Features, but Little Polish

If you're more interested in power and features than in polish, this ultraportable laptop could be a good choice.

Toshiba Satellite M645-S4118X: Stodgy, Powerful

Like an unmarked highway patrol car, this general-purpose laptop’s unassuming looks belie its power.

Sony VAIO F-Series With 3D

Sony includes Nvidia’s 3D Vision with its latest 16-inch laptop, but it’s more attuned to stereoscopic movies than to games.

Must-Have Features for Your Next Laptop

Time to turn in your old warhorse for a new laptop? Here's our guide to the essential features to look for--whether you're considering an ultraportable or an all-purpose model.

Digital Storm xm15 Gaming System

The surprisingly light xm15 builds in Nvidia’s Optimus technology, but gaming performance is modest at best.

Hands-On with NVIDIA TegraZone Mobile Games

Itching to try out one of the new HD games for your phone? Here are the games worth checking out—and the ones you’re better off without.

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