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The latest list of most-powerful computers is a bit of same old, same old. But soon, it won't be so easy to get ahead on the Top500 list by plugging in special-purpose accelerator cards.
Minuum takes a rather novel and successful approach to a smaller virtual keyboard, but there's no reason to choose it over free services like Swype.
Fast and massive, the Seagate Backup Plus Desktop is an excellent backup drive for any USB 3.0-enabled computer or server.
Your ISP may be delivering slower download and upload speeds than it promised when you signed up, but wide variations in test results could leave you scratching your head.
Crowdsourced Android program will collect various information about data speeds and signal strength achieved on users' smartphones to present a performance comparison for consumers.
The free app from Lumosity doesn't do a lot to train your brain, and for the cost of the paid subscription, you don't get much more.
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Like its Android counterpart, the iOS app is designed to collect data on the performance of mobile-broadband services nationwide.
Though its plastic skin doesn't do its high price justice, Samsung's Galaxy Note 3 makes the most compelling case yet for a supersize phone.
The Netgear R6300 WiFi Router is for a high-standards, low-ego type of user: it's not something you can show off aesthetically, but it's a powerhouse for a robust, fast home network, both for now and tomorrow.
The Netgear X6100's awkward design and frustrating performance make it suitable only for casual networking tasks.