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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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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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Microsoft's top task for Windows 10: Proving it's worth starting up

The world's largest software maker has to convince developers to write apps for the new version of its widely used operating system. But it also needs to win over customers, from consumers to businesses. That's no simple task.

By April 27, 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 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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Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV

Which has the most apps? Which has the coolest features? Which one is the best? The most popular streamers all have their merits, so we'll help you decide which box is right for you.

By March 9, 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 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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Microsoft Project Spartan

Project Spartan is now available for testing on Windows 10.

By April 4, 2015

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Microsoft Surface 3

The budget-priced Surface 3 is a solid tablet that finally runs the real version of Windows, but it would be a much better value if the must-have keyboard cover was included.

By April 14, 2015

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 14, 2015