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Affordability limbo: How low can these brand-new Dell 4K monitors go?

Why pay thousands of dollars on fancy monitors when as little as $600 can buy you a 4K screen from Dell? Find out more here.

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Yahoo pushes out Google to become default search provider for Firefox

Firefox users happy with Google as their default search engine take note – in December, Yahoo's moving in to replace it. The deal between Mozilla and Marissa Mayer's company was announced by the two companies on Wednesday.

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Laptop? All-in-one? Tablet? HP’s Core M-powered Envy x2 hybrids are all that and more

The Surface Pro 3 is versatile, powerful and portable, but it can't be used as an all-in-one. HP's latest Envy x2 convertibles can. Here's their full story.

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Need a slightly pricier Chromebook alternative? Why not Acer’s TravelMate B115?

Acer has a relatively inexpensive new Windows 8.1 laptop to challenge Chromebooks with stateside. Here's all you need to know about the TravelMate B115.

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Google brings Chrome browser to the 21st century with 64-bit Mac OS X support

Google's Chrome, the second most used desktop browser in the world, has just received a major update, with 64-bit support for Mac OS X added in the mix.

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Are you a Verizon FiOS customer in Maryland? Big Red owes you some money

Verizon has agreed to a settlement worth $1.38 million in Maryland. The investigation stemmed from thousands of customer complaints about Verizon's advertising when it first launched FiOS.

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Forget Black Friday, this LTE-enabled Asus Chromebook is available for $200 right now

What can you buy for $200 before the Black Friday rush begins? A 13.3-inch Asus Chromebook with LTE connectivity, that's what.

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The 12-inch Retina MacBook Air rumors are flying: Here’s the latest

Apple is due for a new MacBook Air, and the rumor mill is in full churn. This time, however, some of the speculation makes sense. Here's what we've heard about the new Air - and what we think will actually happen.

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Nope, OS X Yosemite’s first update doesn’t mend those Wi-Fi mishaps

Answering desperate cries for help, Apple has rolled out its first minor OS X Yosemite update. Unfortunately, Wi-Fi glitches are far from repaired.

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New iOS 8.1 and OS X Yosemite updates fix Wi-Fi and stability issues on older devices

Apple updated iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite on Monday. The new software versions offer small bug fixes. The OS X 10.10.1 update solves the Wi-Fi problem and iOS 8.1.1 aims to improve performance on older iPhones and iPads.

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Forget Barney and playtime, this five year old is busy earning IT certificates

Ayan Qureshi is only five years old, but he is now the youngest person in the world to pass a Microsoft IT exam. Learn more about his incredible story here.

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Nvidia's Tesla K80 dual-GPU card makes your current graphics chip look like child's play

The Tesla K80, Nvidia's latest GPU hardware, is so powerful that it's meant for use in supercomputing-related fields. Learn more here.

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State of shock: US government agency shuts down email system after hacking attack

The U.S. State Department was reportedly one of the high-profile targets of recent hacking attempts, which forced the agency to shut down its email system.

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Get your fix for pigskin play with this NFL live stream watch guide

The NFL season is well under way. Here's our guide on how to stream live football games online.

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Catch college hoops games with this NCAA live stream watch guide

Whether you're a cord-cutter, a fan of a particular school, or you want to watch on the go, our guide to watching college basketball streams gives you all the information you need to find the streams you want to watch.

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