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CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.

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Toshiba Chromebook 2

If you're looking for an all-around solid Chrome OS experience -- with one of the best screens we've seen on a Chromebook -- the Toshiba Chromebook 2 should be your starting point.

By November 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 14, 2014
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Laptop buying guide

The most important things to know when shopping for a new laptop, hybrid, or Windows tablet.

By November 27, 2013

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Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite

From new Continuity features to smaller, useful tweaks across core apps, Mac OS X Yosemite is a must download for Mac users.

By October 16, 2014

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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, April 2014)

If you own a MacBook Air from the past couple of years there's really no need to upgrade, but a small spec bump and minor price cut make the most-current Air even more attractive.

By June 27, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating June 27, 2014
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Amazon's Cyber Monday deals start Saturday, run for eight days

The online retailer is stretching out its post-Thanksgiving bargains for more than a week, with thousands of money-off deals on gadgets and gear.

By November 28, 2014

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Acer Chromebook 13

One of the nicer-looking and better-performing Chrome OS systems, the 13-inch Acer Chromebook adds some zip by ditching Intel for an Nvidia processor, but also hits a few issues with popular Chrome apps.

By September 4, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating September 4, 2014
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How to wipe your phone or tablet before you sell it

Here is how to wipe your personal data from a mobile device the right way before trading up to a new model.

By November 25, 2014

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Upgrade your MacBook to an SSD (pictures)

A Solid State Drive can seriously boost an old MacBook's performance, speeding up the time it takes to launch programs, complete tasks, and render large files. Here's how to install an SSD on your MacBook Pro.

17 Images By October 6, 2014

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European Parliament vote promotes idea of a Google breakup

A resolution calls on Europe's competition regulators to consider "unbundling" Google's other commercial services from its search business. The vote sends a signal -- but it's only symbolic.

By November 27, 2014

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Lenovo N20

Lenovo's N20p is a long-lasting touchscreen Chromebook with a design on the sharper side of budget, but its semi-hybrid hinge feels like a half measure.

By September 24, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating September 24, 2014