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Google: Video games take up more tablet time than social networking, video

A new study on tablet usage from Google found that people use their tablets to check their email more than anything else. After that, they spend more time playing video games than anything else.
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Shredding the myth of the paperless office

Technology promised to deliver us from paper for good, but we’re actually using more than ever before.
Apple

27-inch iMac (2011) vs. iMac (2012) vs. Dell XPS One 27: Spec Showdown

We compared last year's iMac to the newly redesigned 27-inch iMac announced at yesterday's Apple keynote. Not sure if you're a Mac, check out how the Dell XPS One 27 holds up to its Apple counterpart.
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Mac mini (2012) vs. Mac mini (2011): Spec Showdown

Though it might not seem as sexy as an 8-inch iPad, Apple announced an update to its Mac mini lineup that's worth considering. We've compared the new version to the 2011 model so you can determine if the new Mac mini is right for you.
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Evidently, passive aggressive Wi-Fi names are all the nerd rage

There's a rise in people using Wi-Fi names as a way to express themselves, but is it the politest way to piss off your neighbors, or the rudest? Have a look at what people are titling their Wi-Fi networks and you be the judge.
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Dell XPS 10 Windows tablet up for pre-order, priced to match Microsoft’s Surface

Dell has placed its 10.1-inch Windows RT tablet, the XPS 10, up for pre-order through its website, where the price matches that of the Microsoft Surface. Anyone hoping to get one at the end of this month could be disappointed though.
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What’s the worst password of 2012? It’s still “password”

Continuing to be a prevalent problem in regards to online security, people still love to use "password" for their password.
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13-inch MacBook Pro w. Retina vs. old MacBook Pro vs. Sony Vaio Z: Spec showdown

We compare the new 13-inch MacBook Pro to Sony's Vaio Z to see how it stacks up to one of its closest PC competitors, along with the old, non-Retina MacBook Pro thrown in for good measure.
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Microsoft Xbox 360 update comes to all, introducing disruptive changes

Microsoft completed its week long roll out of the new Xbox 360 dashboard on Tuesday, preparing its console business for the Friday release of Windows 8. Changes to the interface might not please users, though.
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Apple updates Mac mini and Mac mini with OS X Server

In addition to a slew of other hardware announcements, including two new iPads, a new iMac, and a new MacBook Pro, Apple also threw in an update to its Mac mini lineup at today's keynote event.
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Microsoft Windows RT vs. Windows 8: What’s the difference?

On Thursday, Oct. 26, Microsoft is releasing its Windows 8 RT Surface tablet, but what's the difference between Windows 8 RT and Windows 8 Pro, and what do you need to know before buying a Windows 8 tablet?