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HP Chromebook 11 review: Google gives the low end some much-needed luster

It's white! It comes with cute color accents! ...How the heck do you clean this thing? The latest and most colorful Chromebook, jointly launched by Google and HP, puts a fetching face on a model that's otherwise similar to other low-priced Chromebooks we've tested.

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It's a WiDi shootout! Actiontec's ScreenBeam Pro vs. Netgear's Push2TV

These tiny devices let you stream high-def video from a notebook, tablet, or smartphone—when they work.

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Review: Lenovo’s ThinkCentre Edge 92z is good for both work and play

This all-in-one delivers business-class features, plus a discrete GPU option that’s good enough for games.

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Review: Funny or Die's iSteve will tickle Apple fans

Funny or Die's Steve Jobs biopic won't be the only one. But it will probably be the funniest.

Lenovo IdeaCentre Q190 review: Call it a full-figured micro PC

This well-rounded and affordable mini-PC is larger than the smallest competition, but sports optical-drive options and better thermals.

OptiPlex 9010: Dell delivers a more usable touchscreen AiO

The articulated stand and VESA mount point render Dell’s Optiplex 9010 one of the versatile all-in-ones we've tested.

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HP Envy Phoenix h9-1420t review: Gaming power in a subtle form

This mainstream gaming machine carries a comforting two-year warranty and provides top-notch, if not best-of-breed, performance and gameplay.

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Intel vs. AMD: Battle of the world's smallest PCs

These incredibly tiny, amazingly quiet computers can fit almost anywhere and perform most any task. But who has the best concept for an ultra-small-form-factor PC--Intel or AMD?

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Samsung Series 7 All-in-One review: Beautiful design, but average performance

Samsung delivers one of the nicer looking all-in-ones on the market with fairly good overall performance, but weak gaming capabilities.

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Battle of the pint-size PCs: Cotton Candy, MK802 II, and Raspberry Pi face off

They're incredibly small and surprisingly powerful: We tell you what these devices are capable of, and how well they perform.

The 100 Best Products of 2012

PCWorld's editors pinpoint the top tech products of 2012, in categories ranging from PCs to productivity software.

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Fend Off the 'Blue Screen of Death' with BlueScreenView Portable

When your PC's acting up,this handy utility is a good first step on the road to recovery.

Boot-Optimizer RapidStart Does Little You Can't Do Yourself

Utility RapidStart does what it says it will do, and does it with a slick interface, but advanced users needn't bother with it.

Full Mountain Lion Review: Apple Gets its Operating Systems in Sync

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Apple's goal isn't copying iOS with OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, but integrating new features into both of its operating systems.

Browser Add-On WasteNoTime Helps You Stay Focused While You Work

Available for Google Chrome and Apple Safari, this extension lets you set time limits for browsing distracting websites, but its shortcoming is it can be easily circumvented.