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Best Buy is selling a 2-in-1 Chromebook for $220

The Acer R11 offers both a convertible form factor and support for Android apps—and right now, Best Buy is offering the 32GB model for one of the lowest prices we've seen.

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SteelSeries Arctis 7 review: This wireless headset provides incredible comfort

SteelSeries improves on the floating headband and also makes a play for the "affordable wireless" market with its latest Arctis 7 line.

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Confirmed: Windows 10 may cut off devices with older CPUs

Microsoft has confirmed it won't provide Windows 10 updates such as the Creators Update to hardware that's no longer supported by its manufacturer, a policy that puts all older hardware at risk.

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Intel lets slip Core i9 12-core clock speed and it ain't pretty

Intel hasn't announced clock speeds for the Core i9 7920X, but we found them in the price list.

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Surface Laptop review: Microsoft's MacBook Air killer nails what students need

Microsoft's Surface Laptop is here to battle the MacBook Air and lead the Windows 10 S charge into education.

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40% off Inateck USB 3.0 to IDE/SATA Hard Drive Adapter - Deal Alert

This USB 3.0 adapter from Inateck can interface with up to three drives simultaneously. It is compatible with 2.5"/3.5" IDE/SATA hard drives and 5.25" IDE/SATA CD/DVD drives, and features a one-touch backup function.

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23% off HDMI Cloner Box for Gaming or HD Video Stream Capture, No PC needed - Deal Alert

Clone video from virtually any video device including game consoles and DVD/Blu-ray. With the push of a button, this device captures and records to any attached USB stick, with no PC required.

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ChargeTech Plug Pro review: Super-sized portable battery charger

ChargeTech Plug Pro offers more than enough ports and battery capacity to keep devices going for an entire weekend

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Best external drives of 2017

Whether you're looking for speed, capacity, portability, or all of the above, a USB external hard disk or SSD is a necessary complement to your desktop PC setup.

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The augmented reality boom will transform phones (and business)

Starting next year, look for AR to begin transforming enterprise communications, logistics, manufacturing, analytics, product design, training, marketing and collaboration.

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AMD Ryzen Threadripper: Everything we know so far about this monster CPU

With up to 16 cores on tap, AMD's Ryzen-based Threadripper just might be the fastest consumer CPU ever sold.

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Newegg is selling Deus Ex: Mankind Divided for $16

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is a pretty fun game, and today the PC version is available at a great price from Newegg.

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PCWorld's July Digital Magazine: Surface Pro Review

Enjoy the best of PCWorld.com in a curated Digital Edition for Android and iOS.

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Acer's 34-inch ultrawide FreeSync monitor has dropped to $550

CDW's price on the Acer XR341CK beats most of the competition—and overall is a very good discount on a curved 3440x1440 monitor.

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iPhone 8 rumors: Frickin laser beams in the frickin camera?!

Get all the rumors about the “revolutionary” 2017 iPhone right here.

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Ryzen CPUs explained: Everything you need to know about AMD's disruptive multicore chips

Here's everything you need to know about AMD Ryzen CPU prices, speeds, motherboards, and more, including Ryzen 3 CPUs and 16-core Threadripper chips.

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48% off Inateck 2.5 Inch USB 3.0 Hard Drive Enclosure External Case - Deal Alert

This 3 port USB 3.0 hub converts any 9.5mm & 7mm 2.5-Inch SATA HDD/SSD into an external hard drive for ultimate mobility and convenience. setup is tool free and easy to install and disassemble. The built-in foam pad protect hard...

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AMD's Ryzen 3 lineup brings competitive quad-core CPUs to the masses

AMD's Ryzen 3 1200 and 1300X processors pack twice as many cores as Intel's Core i3 chips.

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