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Windows 8.1 Update

With new functionality for the Start button and separate experiences for desktop and tablet users, the Windows 8.1 update finally gives people what they want.

By April 2, 2014

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Windows Phone 8.1

Windows Phone 8.1 is the best update yet, thanks to its revamped design and modern features, but it lags behind iOS and Android.

By April 14, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 14, 2014

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Microsoft Windows 8.1

If you're a dedicated Windows 8 hater, the update to Windows 8.1 isn't going to change your mind. For everyone else, this collection of tweaks, fixes, and new features is useful, but everything here should have shipped in the original version last year.

By October 17, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating October 17, 2013
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Windows Phone 8 Update 3

Microsoft's operating system makes Windows Phone phablets a reality with a new interface fitted for humongous screens, and support for quad-core CPUs.

By October 14, 2013

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Get a Logitech Harmony Ultimate Home Touch remote for $159.99

From the Cheapskate: It's a refurb, but it sells new for $350 and elsewhere for at least $220. This is the Rolls Royce of universal remotes.

By February 11, 2016

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Four free utilities that will save you time right now

From the Cheapskate: Well, after you install them, that is. Plus: one of the best Xbox One deals ever!

By February 8, 2016

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Fire sale: Vaio's pricey Windows tablet is now $1,200 cheaper

Vaio has slashed the cost of its Z Canvas tablet by more than half.

By February 8, 2016

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Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

This collection of apps will not only extend the life of your handset, but could also improve its overall performance.

By February 8, 2016

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Your refusal to join Twitter is taking a toll

Though it's popular with an in crowd of entertainers, politicos and hipsters, the microblogging service is having a hard time getting regular people to join. That's a problem, a big problem.

By February 10, 2016

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Microsoft sale trims prices on Surface Pro 4, Band 2

The latest Surface tablet is on sale for $100 off the regular price, while Microsoft's second-generation Band fitness tracker is now $50 less.

By February 8, 2016