Other than some niggling design complaints, the Asus G73JH-A1 is an excellent high-performance desktop replacement for gaming or other demanding tasks.
Research suggests that Apple is still dominating when it comes to tablet sales, leaving Android in the dust.
The 1.73-inch screen supports a resolution of 320X240 pixels with 16 greyscale levels.
On this week's show, we find out how many people preordered an Apple iPad, check out a huge taxi scam in NYC that was undone by GPS technology, debate the merits of Final Fantasy XIII and God of War III.
It looks more expensive than it is, and its performance is in line with other budget systems (read: acceptable for basic use), but weak battery life keeps the Acer TravelMate 2480-2153 from replacing a Gateway model as our favorite low-cost laptop.
With a solid set of multimedia features and high-end components, the Windows Vista-based Dell Inspiron E1505 remains a good laptop for basic home use.
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Apple releases Drive Setup 1.73
The latest troubleshooting and general utilities for Mac OS X.
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