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Top-rated reviews of the week (pictures)

This week, CNET editors said goodbye to May and said hello to such technological wonders as the mellifluously named Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD, which tells you where to go (in a good way); a nifty laptop-tablet hybrid; a number of excellent updates to handy iOS and Android apps; and one of the best multiple-bay NAS servers we've seen so far.

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1 of 10 Dong Ngo/CNET

Synology DiskStation DS1513+

Synology DiskStation DS1513+

The Synology DiskStation DS1513+ is easily one of the best multiple-bay NAS servers to date, being superb both as an advanced storage server and as the central host for a long list of home entertainment and business applications. Read the review.

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2 of 10 Antuan Goodwin/CNET

Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD

Garmin Nuvi 3597LMTHD

The Nuvi 3597LMTHD continues to refine Garmin's brand of navigation, with premium design and one of the best interfaces in the business. Read the review.

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3 of 10 Screenshot by Jaymar Cabebe/CNET

Google Drive for Android

Google Drive for Android

For Android users, Google Drive is a must-have download, as it offers convenient cloud storage space, Google Docs functionality on the go, and file-sharing capabilities to boot. Read the review.

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4 of 10 Sarah Tew/CNET

Canon PowerShot N

Canon PowerShot N

If you can get past the supercompact design and reimagined controls, the Canon PowerShot N is a fine point-and-shoot companion for your smartphone. Read the review.

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5 of 10 Sarah Tew/CNET

Asus Transformer Book TX300

Asus Transformer Book TX300

Asus adds a lot of what I've been looking for in a hybrid to the Transformer Book TX300, but no one has yet really nailed the perfect laptop/tablet combo. Read the review.

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6 of 10 Screenshot by Jaymar Cabebe/CNET

Twitter

Twitter

The official Twitter apps for Android and iOS offer reliable performance and slick design, but power users may find themselves wanting more. Read the review.

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7 of 10 Screenshot by Jaymar Cabebe/CNET

Pinterest

Pinterest

The near-perfect Pinterest mobile app rocks at just about all of your basic pinning and browsing needs. Read the review.

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8 of 10 Sarah Tew/CNET

Audio-Technica ATH-CKP500 in-ear headphones

Audio-Technica ATH-CKP500 in-ear headphones

Offering a comfortable, secure fit and strong sound for a reasonable price, Audio-Technica's ATH-CKP500 earphones are one of the better models of in-ear sports headphones available. Read the review.

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9 of 10 Screenshot by Jason Parker/CNET

Libon for iOS

Libon for iOS

Libon for iOS is great for free calls if you can get your friends to download the app, but the subscription service leaves a lot to be desired. Read the review.

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10 of 10 Jason Parker/CNET

Analog Camera for iOS

Analog Camera for iOS

If you're sick of overly complicated photo editors, Analog Camera for iOS keeps the process easy, but don't expect a lot of extras. Read the review.

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