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Samsung Ativ Book 9

Formerly the Samsung Series 9, the rebranded Ativ Book 9 got little more than a change in name; the laptop feels dated, as it lacks a touch screen and the benefits of newer Intel processors.

By Aug. 1, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Aug. 1, 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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KitchenAid 5-Speed Diamond Blender Review

If you're looking for a blender that can multitask and do more than just make smoothies, but don't want to shell out a lot of money, the KitchenAid 5-Speed Diamond Blender is a great option.

By Oct. 28, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 28, 2013
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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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Hamilton Beach Set 'n Forget 6-Quart Programmable Slow Cooker

The beauty of this affordable slow cooker is its simplicity. It sticks to the basics but also boasts extras that set it apart from the competition.

By Feb. 13, 2014

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 13, 2014
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Samsung Series 5 UltraTouch

Samsung's midprice Series 5 UltraTouch looks and feels like a more expensive machine, but keeps it simple by skipping the complex hybrid mechanics of so many new Windows 8 systems.

By Feb. 6, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 6, 2013
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Pandora (Windows Phone 8)

Pandora's easy-to-use interface and massive music library make the app a must-download for music fans with Windows phones.

By Jul. 22, 2013

5 stars Editor's rating Jul. 22, 2013

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Microsoft sells more than 100M Windows 8 licenses in 6 months

The sales milestone is on par with the number of Windows 7 licenses sold in its first six months on the market.

By May. 6, 2013

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Logitech Zone Touch Mouse T400 for Windows 8

The Zone Touch Mouse works as a traditional three-button mouse with the added benefit of the glass touch strip for select Windows 8 gestures. We just wish the touch features were a little more precise.

By Nov. 7, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 7, 2013