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Transform a Windows tablet into a full-fledged Windows PC

With some accessories and handy-dandy software tweaks, a portable Windows tablet can become the heart of a potent PC workstation.

Three essential 'hardware' tools every PC user needs

You won't need them every day, but when you need them you really, really need them.

Build this killer AMD-based Windows 8.1 PC for less than $1000

Forget about Intel; this powerful PC build packs AMD hardware under the hood.

Cyber Monday deals: 15 more decent PC buys from the seedy discount jungle

Black Friday may be gone, but the deals keep coming, particularly for PC users.

Two Seconds Makes All the Difference

It may seem inconvenient, but the time it takes to enter a passcode to unlock your mobile device provides some peace of mind that the sensitive data it contains is safe.

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Minecraft's Notch revealed in behind-the-scenes tale

The wildly popular game "Minecraft" is a lot like its creator, Markus "Notch" Persson: modest in style and origin and apparently still true to its roots despite phenomenal success.

Windows 8 buying guide: How to buy the best laptop, desktop, tablet, or hybrid

Windows 8 works on them all. Here's how to buy the best one for you.

The little computer that could: Raspberry Pi passes 2 million mark

As it turns out, millions of people have a sweet tooth for the deliciously affordable Raspberry Pi.

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Flame graph shows computer system performance in a new light

A visualization technique called a flame graph can be effective for charting how system resources such as CPUs and memory are used.

In a World of Multiple Devices, Security Must be Universal

Security isn't just for Windows computers anymore. At least it shouldn't be. Because these days we’re using a wide variety of devices and operating systems. And if you think that the criminals writing and using malware haven't noticed that, think again.

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