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Gift Guide: Lenovo Yoga 13

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When Lenovo first announced the Yoga in October nobody knew what to think. A laptop that folks over to turn into a big tablet? With Windows 8? Meh. However, after some extensive usage I’ve come away thinking that the Yoga might be the coolest Win8 laptop I’ve used and...
Gift Guide: Lenovo Yoga 13

Would you sue for a $1m reward? | Poll

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After losing a laptop containing important files, the record producer and singer-songwriter Ryan Leslie offered a $1m reward. A German man returned it ... only to then sue for the reward when Leslie failed to pay up. The jury sided with him. Would you sue for a reward?...
Would you sue for a $1m reward? | Poll
Got an old iPod? Seven ways to offload your used electronics for cash

Meet the guy who cracked the case of the stolen iPhone IDs

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AltSec claimed they got them from a FBI agent's laptop. David Schuetz proved they lied. FORTUNE -- Last week, the AltSec hacker group claimed it found 1 million UDIDs -- the numbers by with Apple (AAPL) identifies iOS devices -- on an FBI agent's laptop. They used the purported discovery as...
Meet the guy who cracked the case of the stolen iPhone IDs

7 Reasons Why You Should Be Excited For Microsoft's Surface Tablet (MSFT)

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Steve Ballmer announced Microsoft's first tablet, the Surface, this summer. It's expected to launch along with Windows 8, the next operating system for PCs, on October 26. Now the tech world is bubbling with all kinds of speculation and excitement at what the future might hold as Microsoft enters the...
7 Reasons Why You Should Be Excited For Microsoft's Surface Tablet (MSFT)

Google's Chrome Remote Desktop Screen Sharing Service Comes Out Of Beta, Adds Real-Time Audio For Windows

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Google just announced that it is taking its Chrome Remote Desktop screen sharing service out of beta. As the name implies, the Chrome Remote Desktop app runs in Chrome and allows you to share your desktop with others or control theirs to see presentations or, as Google notes, become the...
Google's Chrome Remote Desktop Screen Sharing Service Comes Out Of Beta, Adds Real-Time Audio For Windows

N-trig release teases that Fujitsu's Stylistic Q702 will come with active pen support

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Stylus maven N-trig has revealed that Fujitsu's Stylistic Q702 laptop/tablet hybrid will be the first to shop with the company's new G4 DuoSense pen and multi-touch digitizer. As such, it'll be able to use a new active pen stylus that the company, perhaps unsurprisingly, promises will provide a "pen-on-paper...
N-trig release teases that Fujitsu's Stylistic Q702 will come with active pen support

NEC LaVie Y brings Lenovo's 360-degree IdeaPad Yoga hybrid tablet to Japan

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Don't think that Lenovo is keeping the IdeaPad Yoga's bendy secrets all to itself: its Japanese partner NEC is bringing a variant of the ARM-based Yoga 11 to the land of the rising sun as the LaVie Y. The 11.6-inch blend of laptop and tablet keeps the signature 360-degree...
NEC LaVie Y brings Lenovo's 360-degree IdeaPad Yoga hybrid tablet to Japan

Feature Friday: Concierge

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Eighty percent of all music listening happens in lean back mode where someone or something plays the music for you. That's a fact. I am not sure where I saw it, but I believe it to be true based on my own music listening experience. That's why I haven't found...
Feature Friday: Concierge

The iPad Is Three Years Old Today - Let's Now Stand In Awe Of How It Has Changed The World (AAPL)

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Three years ago today, on January 27, 2010, Steve Jobs stood on a stage in San Francisco. First he talked about how Apple invented the modern laptop in 1991 and revolutionized the smartphone with the iPhone in 2007. Then he asked: "Is there room for a third category of device in...
The iPad Is Three Years Old Today - Let's Now Stand In Awe Of How It Has Changed The World (AAPL)

AntiSec claims to have snatched 12M Apple device IDs from FBI

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Hacking group posts 1 million of the identifiers to the Web after allegedly lifting the data from an agent's laptop. [Read more]...
AntiSec claims to have snatched 12M Apple device IDs from FBI

Why You Shouldn't Ditch Your Laptop For An iPad ...Yet (AAPL)

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We love our iPad, but it's not about to replace our laptop anytime soon. Tablets are functional, portable, and maybe even sexy. But the following four things consistently hold our iPad back from becoming our main computing device. You can type much more quickly on your laptop. It's a weird...
Why You Shouldn't Ditch Your Laptop For An iPad ...Yet (AAPL)

Matias Quiet Pro review: a mechanical keyboard with less clickety-clack

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Keyboards aren't always high on the list of considerations for folks buying a new computer or looking to upgrade an old one. Some may be more likely to splurge on a high-end monitor, or cram in as much RAM as possible. For this writer, though, the keyboard is one...
Matias Quiet Pro review: a mechanical keyboard with less clickety-clack

This Handy Vibrator Is a Great Place to Store Your Pitch Decks

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(Photo: Crave) USB drives, it seems, are never around when you need them. Not only that, they’re frequently boring looking, amounting to barely more than little pieces of plastic and metal painted monochrome colors. It’s time to disrupt USB drives, don’t you think? Michael Topolovac, cofounder of Crave, certainly does, and...
This Handy Vibrator Is a Great Place to Store Your Pitch Decks

New 3G Chromebook is $80 more than Wi-Fi model

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Google surprised many this week with introduction of a cheaper new Chromebook that runs on a chip usually meant for smartphones and tablets. The ChromeOS laptop is lighter and thinner than its predecessor, not to mention $200 less with a base price of $249. My hands on video review showed...
New 3G Chromebook is $80 more than Wi-Fi model

Windows 8: The complete new PC launch list

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Every major new laptop, desktop, tablet, hybrid, and convertible launching with Windows 8 or RT. [Read more]...
Windows 8: The complete new PC launch list

Hackers leak 1M iOS device IDs supposedly taken from FBI agent's laptop

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Hackers from AntiSec on Tuesday claims to have leaked 1,000,001 iPhone and iPad identifiers the group allegedly obtained from a hacked FBI laptop holding over 12 million such Apple device IDs and corresponding personal information....
Hackers leak 1M iOS device IDs supposedly taken from FBI agent's laptop

Lenovo updates laptops for Windows 8

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At IFA, Lenovo outlined more of its Windows 8 laptop plans. [Read more]...
Lenovo updates laptops for Windows 8
Bag Week: The Nomadic WT-18 Toto Bag And WL-25 Wise-Walker Backpack

Visualized: a tour of Ben Heck's lab (video)

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We've been following Ben Heck since the days of the Atari 800 laptop, so we jumped at the chance to take a look at the modder extraordinaire's shop in Madison, WI. As expected, the place is jam-packed with industrial tools, 3D printers and half-finished pinball machines. Check out where...
Visualized: a tour of Ben Heck's lab (video)
Leaked Apple device IDs likely stolen from digital publishing company, not FBI

Who should I follow on Twitter? Microsoft edition

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2012 has been pretty busy for Microsoft. We've seen the new, very different, Windows 8, not to mention a new version of its mobile OS and no end of hardware permutations from PC and laptop makers. With that in mind, this time on WSIFOT, we've assembled a together who...
Who should I follow on Twitter? Microsoft edition

Want an original modern horror film? Don't #Holdyourbreath

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The world's first hashtag movie is undone by a loosely defined hashtag policy. #fundamentalflaw #killmenowReading this on mobile? Click here to viewYou'd be forgiven for not wanting to watch Hold Your Breath from its poster alone. Not because it looks like a hopelessly generic horror film. Not because the poster...
Want an original modern horror film? Don't #Holdyourbreath
We try Nvidia's GeForce Experience, a tool to automatically optimize PC game settings

MacBook Air sees $200 discount at Best Buy through Saturday

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Retailer Best Buy launched a Winter Doorbuster Days sale earlier today. Highlighting the sale is an offer of $200 off on select MacBook Air models. Both the 11-inch and 13-inch models are included with the sale, with pricing ranging from $800 to $1300 depending on configuration and screen size. The...
MacBook Air sees $200 discount at Best Buy through Saturday
MacBook Pro with Retina display gets full configuration options, even at base specification

SOL Republic's Tracks HD headphones - funky, great sound...and indestructible?

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I don’t know about you, but I’ve got a bit of a love-hate relationship going on with headphones. I love them insofar as I need them. I have three pairs, as it happens – one rather chunky set of over-ear headphones for home, which cost me around £30 ($50), I...
SOL Republic's Tracks HD headphones - funky, great sound...and indestructible?

Answer Line: How do I get POP email in Windows 8?

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Richard Howell replaced an old computer with a Windows 8 laptop. His mail provider only supports the POP email protocol, which Windows 8's email program doesn't support. What's he to do? [Email your tech questions to answer@pcworld.com or post them on the PCW Answer Line forum.] The Internet uses...
Answer Line: How do I get POP email in Windows 8?

Toshiba refreshes the Qosmio X875 gaming laptop with a 1TB hybrid drive

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For the most part, the 2013 Toshiba Qosmio X875 gaming laptop is just like the 2012 version. The company just announced an updated version, but the only main difference is that it will now be offered with a 1TB 7,200RPM hybrid hard drive, which uses 8GB of flash memory...
Toshiba refreshes the Qosmio X875 gaming laptop with a 1TB hybrid drive
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