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Kenneth Butler
Kenneth Butler, Writer/Web Content Producer
Kenneth Butler started at Laptopmag.com as a freelance fact checker after studying journalism at New York University. When he's not evangelizing Android, he's editing the Laptopmag.com homepage, reviewing gadget accessories, and focusing on the site's evolving page design.
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$199 iPhone 4S vs. $99 iPhone 4: What's the Better Deal?

$199 iPhone 4S vs. $99 iPhone 4: What's the Better Deal?

The iPhone 4S is coming October 14th with a starting price of $199, and in its wake, the iPhone 4 will receive a price drop to $99. Now that what was new is now old, it helps to take a look at both de...

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Video: Amazon Kindle Touch's X-Ray Reference Tool Makes eReading Easier

Video: Amazon Kindle Touch's X-Ray Reference Tool Makes eReading Easier

The Amazon Kindle Fire tablet became official today, but a stand-out feature that CEO Jeff Bezos demoed on the $99 Kindle Touch eReader deserves some attention too. The feature is called X-Ray, and ...

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Top 5 Earthquake Apps

Top 5 Earthquake Apps

The recent quake on the East Coast got you feeling antsy? Need to know when and where—and how strong—other land-shakes are? We've found five apps (three for iOS and two for Android) that will keep...

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Samsung Rumored to Bring 720p AMOLED Displays to 5-inch Smartphones

Samsung Rumored to Bring 720p AMOLED Displays to 5-inch Smartphones

Considering that several popular smartphones currently offer barrel-chested 4.3-inch screens, would you carry a phone that ups the ante to an even 5 inches? What if said display offered a high-definit...

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Skype Mobile Review

Skype Mobile Review

Skype Mobile for iOS and Android makes it easy to video-call friends and family on a variety of devices.

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Tango Review

Tango Review

This app lets Android and iOS users chat face to face, but the bugginess and video quality give us pause.

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ooVoo Mobile Review

ooVoo Mobile Review

ooVoo Mobile sets itself apart from other video-chat apps with six-way video calls, but the quality isn't stellar.

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Fring Review

Fring Review

The Fring app for Android and iOS phones enables four-way video calls and offers good quality over 4G and Wi-Fi.

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FaceTime Review

FaceTime Review

FaceTime is easy to use and makes high-quality video calls between Apple devices, but only with a Wi-Fi signal handy.

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Dell Vostro 3550 Review

Dell Vostro 3550 Review

The Dell Vostro 3550 provides small-business customers a durable design, solid performance, and good sound.

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What to Look For In A TouchPad

What to Look For In A TouchPad

Imagine spending endless time shuffling your cursor on a touchpad that doesn’t respond to your fingers, offers wonky gesture support, uses an irritating surface, or features stiff buttons that are a...

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Help Me, LAPTOP: Big-Screen Notebook For Day Trading

Help Me, LAPTOP: Big-Screen Notebook For Day Trading

Brokers and traders are known for their multi-monitor set-ups in the office. But getting a comparable arrangement with a laptop can be challenging. At least it is for Jeremy in Canada. He writes:"I am...

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