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Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop

Whether you're already noticing early signs of carpal tunnel syndrome or just want to get started on prevention, the Microsoft Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop is a cost-effective, well-thought-out solution that puts a healthy posture at your fingertips.

By Aug. 26, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Aug. 26, 2013
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VLC for iOS

As long as you have the videos to watch, VLC's gesture controls and smooth performance make it an excellent app for video playback.

By Jan. 22, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Jan. 22, 2014

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Windows 8.1 Update

With new functionality for the Start button and separate experiences for desktop and tablet users, the Windows 8.1 update finally gives people what they want.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Microsoft Office for iPad (iOS)

The Office for iPad apps are a great middle ground between desktop and smartphone versions, and are a must-have for frequent Office users.

By Mar. 27, 2014

4.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 27, 2014

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Apple Mac Pro

Apple radically re-imagines the professional desktop with the new Mac Pro, featuring a design that looks fantastic and offers genuine breakthrough advantages. But, consumer-level Apple enthusiasts should note that this product isn't specifically targeted at them and DIY upgraders will lament the loss of traditional desktop tower flexibility.

By Dec. 20, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Dec. 20, 2013

MSRP: $2,999.00

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Alienware 17

It's not as much of a conversation piece as the tank-like Alienware 18, but the slimmer, lighter Alienware 17 is arguably more practical for serious gamers with realistic budgets.

By Nov. 6, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 6, 2013

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HP Slate 21 Pro

By adding an HDMI input, the low-priced HP Slate 21 Pro aims to be a "PC monitor with benefits" for small business.

By Jan. 5, 2014

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Lenovo C560 Touch All-in-One

With a 23-inch display, easy expandability, and a starting price around $660, this could be your family's next PC.

By Jan. 5, 2014

MSRP: $549.00

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Lenovo A740 All-in-One

At only 4mm (0.15 inch) at the edge of its Quad HD display and packed with high-end components, the A740 looks like it could be a great desktop -- if you can afford it.

By Jan. 5, 2014

MSRP: $1,499.00

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Parallels Desktop 8

Any Mac user who needs to use Windows or Linux software or needs to test software in different environments will appreciate Parallel Desktop's seamless integration, with plenty of little features that make the switching experience as smooth as possible.

By Sep. 5, 2012

4.5 stars Editor's rating Sep. 5, 2012