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Dell XPS 15

The Dell XPS 15 takes on Apple's MacBook Pro with Retina Display in almost every category, even beating it in a few. But for such a hefty investment, a design overhaul is in order.

By Dec. 5, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Dec. 5, 2013
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Sony Vaio Flip 15

Sony's unique attempt at a big-screen hybrid looks great and is reasonably priced, but it works better as a laptop than a tablet.

By Oct. 15, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 15, 2013

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Kickstarter pledges surpass $1 billion; half pledged in last 12 months

About 5.7 million people have pledged cash through the crowdfunding giant since it kicked off nearly five years ago.

By Mar. 3, 2014

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Facebook (Windows Phone 8)

The slick and easy-to-use design makes Facebook for Windows Phone 8 a worthy free download, but the lack of key features will disappoint power users.

By Jul. 17, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jul. 17, 2013

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Samsung Series 9 NP900X4B-A02 (15-inch)

The latest Samsung Series 9 goes extra-big, and the gamble pays off with the most portable and comfortable 15-incher you're likely to find. However, its high price and lack of higher-end features don't make it the best value.

By Mar. 29, 2012

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 29, 2012

MSRP: $1,499.99

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Average phone is broken or lost in 15 months, survey says

You're probably going to break, lose or have your phone stolen before your contract ends, leaving you stuck with an inferior phone.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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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.

By Oct. 25, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Oct. 25, 2013
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The 404 Throwback: Episode 994 on 2/15/12

The 404 is on holiday until CES, but enjoy this special throwback episode from early 2012 when we announced game-changing news for the show!

By Jan. 3, 2014

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Windows Phone 8 Update 3

Microsoft's operating system makes Windows Phone phablets a reality with a new interface fitted for humongous screens, and support for quad-core CPUs.

By Oct. 14, 2013

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Bose Quiet Comfort 15

While they're no bargain, the Bose QuietComfort 15s currently offer the best sound and silencing capabilities in a pair of noise-canceling headphones.

By Aug. 21, 2009

4 stars Editor's rating Aug. 21, 2009