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Don't pay more for holiday shipping than you did for the presents

Here are holiday shipping deadlines that you need to meet -- to save money or to save your neck when you wait too long to get a present on the move.

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Find the right backup drive for your storage needs

If coming up with a backup strategy is one of your New Year's resolutions, maybe a backup drive should be on your holiday shopping list. We can tell you what to look for.

Buying Guide: Find the perfect ebook reader

What's the best device if you want to embrace a post-paper reading world? That all depends on whether you want a dedicated reading device or a more versatile tablet.

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Why you should buy a refurbished iPad from Apple

When it comes to buying fixed-up older iPads, you have a bevy of options. But really, the Apple refurbished store should be your first and only choice.

Buying Guide: Find the best speakers

Looking for a new set of speakers for your computer, smartphone, tablet, or media player? The options can be overwhelming. Here's our annual guide for picking the right speaker system.

Find the right speakers

Looking for a new set of speakers for your computer, smartphone, tablet, or media player? The options can be overwhelming -- but not if you use our buying advice.

The 10 techiest cars of 2014 drive, park, and even smell better than you do (yep)

We've tested everything from little hatchbacks to huge luxury cars. Here's the car tech that caught our eye.

Fill your home with holiday music

With a ho-ho-ho and a modest-to-moderate financial investment, you can blast holiday tunes from one end of your home to the other.

Automator workflow of the month: An easier way to burn movies to DVD

Ready to make DVDs for the holidays? A little know-how and some help from Automator makes it easier to do with iMovie 10.

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Mobile accessories buying guide: Find the right extras for every phone

Here are some easy gift ideas for every phone owner on your list, featuring everything from cases to portable power to fun add-ons.

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Buying Guide: Find the best headphones

If you're looking to get more audio enjoyment from from your smartphone, tablet, media player, or computer, new headphones will do wonders. To help you find the perfect set of headphones, our annual buying guide covers what to look (and listen) for, descriptions of the different types, and recommendations for standout models.

Apple on Black Friday: It's all in the cards

Not one to offer dramatic discounts on its products, Apple instead is offering gift cards to buyers of iPads, Macs, and iPods.