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Microsoft Vista Home Basic

Windows Vista Home Basic is essentially warmed-over Windows XP, Windows XP SP3. If you're currently happy with Windows XP SP2, we see no compelling reason to upgrade. On the other hand, if you need a new computer right now, Windows Vista is stable enough for everyday use.

By January 24, 2007

3.5 stars Editors' rating January 24, 2007

MSRP: $199.95

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Windows 8

Navigate the ins-and-outs of Windows 8 with how-tos, troubleshooting, news, and reviews.

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Google bursts into the wireless industry

The search giant unveils a new service that switches between cellular and Wi-Fi signals and lets customers pay for only what data they use.

By April 22, 2015

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Waiting for the Apple Watch: A less than luxury experience

The Apple Watch rollout hasn't been the smoothest experience, with buyers facing long shipping delays and confusion about how to actually buy the device, which was released Friday.

By April 24, 2015

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You can thank millennials for HBO Now

The youngest watchers prefer streaming video to regular TV, and their behavior is more likely to spread to older folks rather than the other way around, a study says.

By April 22, 2015

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Apple Watch 'not designed for the long haul,' says iFixit

The Apple Watch received a score of 5 out of 10 for repairability, due to the impossibility of removing just about any component inside.

By April 24, 2015

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Microsoft Windows 10 for phones

The latest preview build of Windows 10 for phones offers an early look of refreshed Windows Phone apps.

By April 17, 2015

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Microsoft Windows 10

The latest version of Windows 10 adds new apps and brings new insights into MIcrosoft's future plans.

By January 22, 2015

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Microsoft rolling out 34 unscheduled patches for Windows today

The company is shifting gears from its usual Patch Tuesday to push out optional patches. But why now, and for what reason?

By April 21, 2015

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What you need to know about Wi-Fi calling

Curious about Wi-Fi calling and what it entails? CNET has the rundown on what you need to know.

By April 21, 2015

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Intel Core M systems compared: Benchmarking the 12-inch MacBook and its Windows competition

CNET Labs puts four computers with Intel's much-hyped Core M processor to the test, including Apple's new 12-inch MacBook.

By April 22, 2015