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Safari 8 browser on Yosemite shows major speed boost

On the latest Mac OS, Apple's browser vaults past Firefox and Chrome on some tests. The browser performance race means a more sophisticated Web for us all.

By 21 October 2014

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Today's Safari flops on Apple's new browser speed tests

Apple's browser doesn't do so well in new performance benchmarks, but expect the next-gen version to do better. Also: Why Apple likes a certain Mozilla technology.

By 7 June 2014

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Microsoft Surface Pro 2 versus the competition

The Surface Pro 2 starts at $899, but an optimal configuration will cost $1,129. What else will that investment buy?

By 24 September 2013

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Whoa. I should have upgraded to an SSD last year

A solid-state drive nearly quintupled storage performance and breathed new life into Stephen Shankland's laptop. The storage capacity is small, but it's an upgrade you should consider, too.

By 25 January 2013

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Installing Windows 8: the pain, the poetry, the pleasure

It's never easy to install an operating system from scratch, but CNET's Stephen Shankland found Microsoft's newest operating system gave new life to his 3-year-old PC.

By 1 November 2012

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How the Mac finally won me away from Windows

After two decades of using Windows, the Mac -- with a little help from the Web -- wins away a user.

By 22 June 2012

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Dell Studio XPS sx8100-1408NBC

The Dell Studio XPS SX8100-1408NBC will satisfy most mainstream consumers with its capability to handle typical computing tasks from photo editing to modest PC gaming. While other PCs in this price range may perform better with apps that target multicore CPUs, this Dell offers everything we expect in a desktop for day-to-day use.

23 July 2010

3.5 stars Editors' rating 23 July 2010

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Dell Studio XPS 7100

Dell configured the all-AMD Studio XPS 7100 squarely at gamers, throwing in a powerful 3D card to offset the slow six-core AMD CPU. The result is a fast gaming PC with well-rounded features for an affordable price thanks to a two-month-long special offer. Get it while you can and enjoy fast PC gaming at a great price.

11 June 2010

4 stars Editors' rating 11 June 2010

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Dell Studio Xps 7100

Dell configured the all-AMD Studio XPS 7100 squarely at gamers, throwing in a powerful 3D card to offset the slow six-core AMD CPU. The result is a fast gaming PC with well-rounded features for an affordable price thanks to a two-month-long special offer. Get it while you can and enjoy fast PC gaming at a great price.

12 June 2010

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Dell Studio XPS 1647

The inclusion of Core i5/Corei7 processors to Dell's Studio XPS line adds performance where it matters, but battery life is still a concern.

14 May 2010

4 stars Editors' rating 14 May 2010

Typical price: $1,699.00