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The 10 Best Lightweight Laptops

When it comes to choosing the right laptop, everyone seeks three necessities: a sleek profile, high performance, and most importantly, portability. From convertibles to high-end subnotebooks, we sifted through the market to find the 10 best lightweight laptops.

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Today in Gear: April 29, 2015

Asus's ZenBook Pro looks to rival the Macbook, a peak into TUMI's new Alpha Bravo collection, a tough-as-nails wireless speaker and more.

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Today in Gear: June 2, 2014

Today in gear: ASUS's new "5-in-1", Treeline Outdoors's advanced roof tent, the best value HDTV of 2014, Poler's cast iron skillet, a Swedish take on shaving and a business bag with Parisian swagger.

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Today in Gear: February 11, 2014

Today in gear, we find a book making waves, a very expensive camera, a jacket for the man screaming at your favorite team and much more.

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Bigger is Better

New Year’s Resolutions: Five 4K Displays You Can Actually Afford

Now that the content is beginning to arrive and prices are right, it’s time for consumers and video professionals to use 4K monitors. A whole crop of 4K displays have been announced by all the big names in electronics (save for one...we're waiting on you, Cupertino), and the variety combined with esoteric naming conventions can lead any well-minded consumer to bouts of madness. We’re here to help. Here are our five favorites that you can actually afford.

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Today in Gear: June 20, 2013

Stayhold-Gear-Patrol Stayhold Car Trunk Accessory
We've all strapped a gallon of milk into a seatbelt to keep it from churning itself to butter on the trip home. STAYHOLD sticks firmly to the carpet of your trunk, forming a wall to

Buying Guide
Super Models

The 10 Best Lightweight Laptops

When it comes to choosing the right laptop, everyone seeks three necessities: a sleek profile, high performance, and most importantly, portability. From convertibles to high-end subnotebooks, we sifted through the market to find the 10 best lightweight laptops.

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Gear for a 3-week Caribbean journey

Kit: Cuba

Packing for three weeks of travel could easily balloon into roller bags, laptop cases and fanny packs. If you're staying in luxury hotels and somebody else is handling your gear, fine. Bring the sheepskin robe. But if you may have to spend full days carrying your luggage on your back, then you're limited to the essentials. Here's what I stuffed into my GORUCK GR2 for three weeks in Cuba.

Are you ready for this jelly?

Google Nexus 7

Google's blessed Nexus line of stock Android phones now finally includes a tablet big brother. The ASUS produced Nexus 7 will be the first device to ship with Android 4.1 a.k.a. Jelly Bean, which promises a slew of

Arm flailing not required

Asus Taichi Ultrabook Tablet

Anyone who’s tried working off just a tablet for a day has experienced the ecstasy of an easy, lightweight carry, and the agony of hunching over a slightly inclined screen for 10 hours. Like other gadgets we've seen, the
More than meets the eee

Asus Eee Pad Transformer Prime

The Eee Pad Transformer Prime is Asus's second impressive attempt at combining the benefits of a laptop and tablet into one sleek package. On specs alone, the device tramples the current competition and is one of the few Android devices in

Drive-in? Try Fly-in.

My Life on the Go: Relax


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As much as we love our home theaters, they don’t exactly pack well. So, in this second part of the My Life on the Go series we decided to

Spreadsheets no more

My Life on the Go: Create


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It's no secret computers are just as much a tool for serving personal expression as they are tools for business -- sometimes the two being one in the same. Recently,

A peek of what's to come?

Asus Padfone

While you were busy BBQ'n with friends and family yesterday, Asus decided to tease the world with the Padfone. Hard facts really aren't available at this point, but as the picture and videos below illustrate, the main draw of the

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2011 Tablet Buying Guide

2011 is the year of the tablet, no matter how hard we and our wallets squirm over having another gadget thrust into our lives. But why now? A discussion on that topic could take longer than the birther diatribe if