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Buying Guide: Find the perfect ebook reader

What's the best device if you want to embrace a post-paper reading world? That all depends on whether you want a dedicated reading device or a more versatile tablet.

9 ways to stay below your data cap on Android and iOS

Limited data plan? No problem—we have some simple tricks that can help you cut back on data usage.

Why you should buy a refurbished iPad from Apple

When it comes to buying fixed-up older iPads, you have a bevy of options. But really, the Apple refurbished store should be your first and only choice.

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.

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Buying Guide: Find the best speakers

Looking for a new set of speakers for your computer, smartphone, tablet, or media player? The options can be overwhelming. Here's our annual guide for picking the right speaker system.

Fill your home with holiday music

With a ho-ho-ho and a modest-to-moderate financial investment, you can blast holiday tunes from one end of your home to the other.

Stream your favorite holiday music

Blast holiday tunes from one end of your home to the other with this helpful advice.

How to remotely install apps on your smartphone

You don't need to get up and get your phone to install that app. It's OK. Install it from the comfort of your laptop.

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How to buy the right sound bar to go with your TV

Sound bars are a great way to get better sound in your living room -- if you buy the right one.

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How to use a cloud camera to secure your home during holiday travel

While you're away, the thieves might play. Here's how to catch them.