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Get to know iOS 7's four best usability features

Customize the lock screen, close apps quickly, swipe to access e-mail options, and make text easier to read.

By November 7, 2013

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Safari more usable than other mobile browsers, says study

Apple's Safari outscored the stock Android browser, Opera, Google Chrome, and Internet Explorer in a study conducted by tech-support Q&A site Fixya.

By October 16, 2013

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A good-looking streaming-audio app hampered by usability issues (pictures)

Radical.FM wants to be your new streaming-audio app, but at this point, it's going to need some more work before I'd recommend using it instead of popular apps like Pandora or Slacker Radio.

5 Images By August 23, 2013

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Is OneNote for iPad now usable?

Microsoft's note-taking app for the iPad has undoubtedly improved for the iPad, but it still leaves out a couple basic features that limit its appeal. Learn how to use its new features and what's still missing.

By July 17, 2013

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Design guru Nielsen: Windows 8 UI 'smothers usability'

Jakob Nielsen says that Microsoft's new operating system is plagued by "hidden features [and] reduced discoverability," among other issues.

By November 19, 2012

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Samsung defends 16GB S4's mere 8GB of usable storage

Samsung says the lack of usable space is down to 'powerful features' that take up room.

By May 2, 2013

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PC market not as bad as previously thought, IDC says

Market researcher revises its prediction for global PC shipments in 2014, but it still expects a decline.

By August 27, 2014

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Microsoft preps Windows 'Threshold' preview for late September

Microsoft is aiming to make a "technology preview" of Windows 9, aka Threshold, available to anyone interested this fall.

By August 15, 2014

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Still running Windows XP? Antivirus products put to the test

Microsoft no longer supports XP users, but a host of antivirus products tested by AV-Test can still defend you from viruses.

By July 21, 2014

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Five usability tips for Microsoft's Surface RT

The original Surface combines the touch screen of a tablet and the hardware keyboard of a laptop PC, as well as old and new versions of Windows. Overcoming the inherent compromises of the hybrid design requires a few simple tweaks.

By February 12, 2013