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Top-rated reviews of the week (pictures)

This holiday-shortened week, our editors reviewed a nifty hybrid from Ford, a top-performing LED TV, and the mighty Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9.

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Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

If you're looking for a pure media consumption experience, the Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9 delivers better than any tablet before it. People seeking something more utilitarian, however, will want to look elsewhere. Read the review.

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Skype for Android

Skype for Android

If you're an active Skype member, then Skype for Android is unquestionably a must-download. If you're not, then it's still great for making one-to-one video calls and even voice calls to landlines and mobile numbers (for a charge). Read the review.

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2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid

2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid

Offering all the fuel economy and practical interior space of a Toyota Prius, the 2013 Ford C-Max Hybrid adds significant power and a more engaging driving experience. Read the review.

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Nokia Lumia 822

Nokia Lumia 822

The Nokia Lumia 822 offers a very good value for Verizon, but if you're into stylish design and spotless call quality, this isn't the phone for you. Read the review.

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Asus ET2300INTI

Asus ET2300INTI

It's not the most attractive PC out there, but the Asus ET2300INTI has a broad array of features that will entice those looking for a mainstream Windows 8 all-in-one. Read the review.

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Sony XBR-HX950

Sony XBR-HX950

Although it's priced higher than the best plasmas while lacking a bit in the performance department, the Sony XBR-HX950 is still one of the top-performing LED TVs ever. Read the review.

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