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Apple MacBook Air (11-inch, April 2014)

Apple’s 11-inch Air gets a CPU speed bump and a decent price cut over the already excellent 2013 version. If you have a recent model there's no need to upgrade, but for anyone else, it's now a better deal than ever.

Jun. 27, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 27, 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.

Jun. 27, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 27, 2014
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Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display (13-inch, 2013)

There are other high-res laptops out there, but this year’s more powerful and affordable 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro is one of the best of the bunch, and makes a compelling case for upgrading from the 13-inch Air.

Oct. 29, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 29, 2013
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Apple MacBook Pro (15-inch, 2013)

The slimmer body and higher-res screen of the original Retina MacBook Pro were a revolutionary leap. This revamp adds modest internal upgrades for modest improvements, but price cuts to both the 13-inch and 15-inch models sweeten the deal.

Oct. 25, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 25, 2013
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Apple MacBook Air (13-inch, June 2013)

Apple keeps the latest MacBook Air updates on the inside, but greatly improved battery life and a lower starting price make up for a lack of flashy design changes.

Jun. 14, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 14, 2013
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Google Chromebook Pixel

Despite impressive hardware specs and solid industrial design, the Chromebook Pixel’s high price and cloud OS limitations make it impossible to recommend for the vast majority of users.

Feb. 22, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 22, 2013
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Asus VivoBook X202E

It's great to see more touch-screen Windows 8 laptops under $600, but note that the Asus X202E requires some compromises in performance and battery life.

Jan. 24, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jan. 24, 2013
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Apple MacBook Pro with Retina Display (13-inch)

While the Retina MacBook Pro is easily the most desirable 13-inch Mac laptop to date, the high price and lack of discrete graphics make it a tough call versus either the more powerful 15-inch Retina Pro or the more affordable 13-inch Air.

Oct. 24, 2012

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 24, 2012
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Apple iBooks

iBooks is the go-to reading app to download on iOS devices, and Apple has done a good job making the interface intuitive and continually adding useful features.

Oct. 24, 2012

4.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 24, 2012

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Google Play Books for Android

Google Play Books can handle all of your basic e-reading needs and then some. Just don't expect it to be capable of importing books from third-party sources.

Oct. 2, 2012

4.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 2, 2012

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