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Linksys WRT1900AC Wi-Fi router: Faster than anything we've tested

April 17, 2014 | MICHAEL BROWN

When Linksys first showed me a WRT1900AC prototype last year, I thought to myself, wow: I hope its performance lives up to its audacious looks. The good news is that it does--for the most part. In fact, it's the fastest router I've ever tested. The bad news is that its $280 MSRP marks it as the most expensive router I've ever tested (Linksys launched the router with a $250 sale price).

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Don't wait for Windows 9: How to get a Start Menu, windowed Metro apps today

April 17, 2014 | BRAD CHACOS

Between the release of the PC-friendly spring update for Windows 8.1 and the newfound introduction of universal "buy once, play anywhere" Windows apps, Microsoft is doing all it can to spur the One Microsoft vision while, well, letting a PC be a PC and a tablet be a tablet. But, sadly, the most anticipated improvements have yet to arrive.

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Axelos to launch cyber resilience portfolio

April 17, 2014 | CHARLOTTE JEE

Axelos, a joint venture company set up by the Cabinet Office and Capita to run qualifications such as ITIL and PRINCE2, has announced plans to launch a ‘cyber resilience' certification at the end of this year.

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What is UHD (4K) TV?

April 17, 2014 | TONY IBRAHIM

The next television standard will deliver content on our screens in far greater detail than what is currently available. The official name for the standard is Ultra high-definition (UHD), and it ushers an age of TV in detail previously unavailable. Should you invest in a UHD set, or do the drawbacks outweigh the 'wow' factor?

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