CNET editors choose and review the best thin and light laptops, notebooks, and ultrabooks.
About 5.7 million people have pledged cash through the crowdfunding giant since it kicked off nearly five years ago.
The Last of Us is brutally realistic, often shocking, but undeniably fun to play. It's easily one of the year's best games and the strongest console exclusive in a long time.
A rare larger-screen hybrid, the HP Spectre x2 aims to be both a portable laptop and a video-friendly slate. The price is right, but the design feels awkward and the wonky touch pad makes it hard to use as a full-time laptop.
This year's MacBook Air opts for gradual improvements rather than anything revolutionary, but lowered prices continue to make it the go-to mainstream recommendation for any MacBook owner-to-be.
Early versions of the Dell XPS 13 had promise, but lacked must-have features. Over time, the system slowly added a high-res display, then a touch screen, making the new 2014 version an ultrabook that hits nearly all the marks.
As part of the Armour39 fitness system from Under Armour, the $199.99 Armour39 Watch tells the time plus displays workout stats.
Samsung joins the Chromebook makeover party with two new models -- an 11.6-incher that will retail for $319 and a 13.3-inch model that will hit for $399.
Ballmer will remain at the helm until a successor is chosen, as Microsoft continues to look for brighter signs from its Windows 8 and Windows Phone efforts.
Microsoft's CEO Steve Ballmer will be retiring within 12 months, the company has confirmed.
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