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If you're in the market for a high-performance laptop, you have plenty of choices. Unfortunately, you'll have to navigate a minefield of inferior options. Our laptop reviews and buying guides are here to help you find and compare the best 2014 laptops for your needs and your budget.

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How to Install an M.2 SSD in the Lenovo ThinkPad T440s

When you think of notebooks with two storage drives, you probably imagine a bulky 17-inch system you can barely carry. However, a number of lightweight laptops, including the 14-inch, 3.6-pound Lenovo...

How to Block Someone With Extreme Prejudice

  Whether you've just ended a toxic relationship, or have had just about enough of an annoying acquaintance, there are times when it is necessary to cut ties with someone completely. Unfortuna...

How to Block Someone on Yahoo Mail

Sometimes you accidentally give out your personal email address to an unfortunately persistent contact, or you want to stop seeing emails from a frenemy. Marking their messages as spam isn't enough, s...

How to Stay Safe by Using Kitestring

It's 3 a.m. and you're in a shady part of town, taking an unfamiliar route home after a party with no one to accompany you. Sure, you can call your friend and make them stay on the line till you g...

15 Best Keyboard Shortcuts You're Not Using

Every time you lift your hand off the keyboard and reach for your mouse or touchpad, you're wasting precious seconds.That's why I use keyboard shortcuts for everything on my PC. Not only are key com...

What To Do When Your PC Freezes

Ruh-roh. Your computer is freezing up and you have no idea why. Worse, you have no idea what to do in order to thaw out your lagging system and get back to work (or YouTube watching, or what-have-you). .

How to Turn Your Galaxy S5 Into a Personal Wi-Fi Hotspot

When you're on the go and need to get your laptop online to turn in some pressing work, your Galaxy S5 can be a lifesaver. Share your 4G LTE connection with your devices or friends by turning your device into a mobile hotspot.

How to Block Someone on Google Hangouts

  Some people just don't know when to leave you alone. Or maybe you need to avoid seeing an ex online for awhile. Get some reprieve by blocking unwanted contacts from your Hangouts list with t...

How to Block Someone on Outlook.com

Too much junk cluttering up your inbox? You can easily streamline your Outlook.com mailbox with Microsoft's Sweep tool, which lets you block unwanted senders or overbearing frenemies and remove al...

How to Reset a Chromebook

Wanna pass on that new Chromebook to your child or Grandma? You'll want to reset it to factory settings by wiping all your personal data. But, you should know that you'll be deleting your files, photos, saved networks and permissions.