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DIY iPad screen replacement: It saves money, but it's not for the faint of heart

Why pay someone to fix your broken iPad screen when you can just do it yourself? (Because it might be hard and not work well, but that's another story.)

on macworld.com

Review: Greenshot offers full-feature screen grabs for free

Greenshot is so easy to use, it will have you wondering why you'd ever pay for a screen capture utility.

Clean your screen

Billyy asked the Laptops forum for screen-cleaning advice. My instructions also apply to desktop monitors, HDTVs, cell phones, and tablets.

Fingerprints everywhere! Are we ready for 400 million dirty Windows 8 touchscreens?

With the arrival of Windows 8, legions of desktop PC users will encounter dirtier displays than they've ever seen before. Are users ready for touchscreen desktops?

Amazon to allow ads opt-out on Kindle Fire HD for $15 upcharge

Making tablet buyers as happy as possible is a good play considering the competitive landscape, particularly amid the popularity of Apple's iPad.

iPad Mini Rumor Mill Heats Up

If you just can't wait for a smaller Apple tablet to arrive on the scene, the latest rumor suggests you might be waiting longer than tech watchers first thought.

on techhive.com

Next-Generation Laptop Touch Keyboards and Touchpads on Their Way From Synaptics

Slim Ultrabooks may be able to slim down even more if this technology is adopted.

on techhive.com

Microsoft Metro: What's in a Name?

The next Windows needs something memorable or catchy that can help Microsoft's new design aesthetic to outlive its legacy.

Sharp Says iPhone 5 Screens Headed to Apple, Report

President of Sharp said publicly his firm was shipping iPhone screens to Apple later this month setting off a fresh round of iPhone speculation.

on techhive.com

Microsoft Closes Perceptive Pixel Deal

The company's large, touch displays are expected to boost Microsoft's collaboration products like Lync.