Articles by Seth Brodeur

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 18, 2014

Microsoft is celebrating the holidays in grand fashion with price cuts on a ton of its computers and tablets. Among them is the Dell XPS 15 15-8947sLV Signature Edition Laptop. This light, yet loaded, powerhouse normally retails for $1899.00 at Microsoft Stores, but can be had for only...

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 16, 2014

The Logitech T630 mouse is essentially Logitech's version of the Microsoft Wedge Mouse. And like the Wedge, the T630 is a tiny, sleek-looking Bluetooth mouse.

Unlike its Microsoft counterpart, however, the T630 is rich in features that any laptop or tablet user on the go will...

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 16, 2014

'Tis the season for your computers and tablets to help make your holiday a happy one. For that reason, we are rounding up some of our favorite Christmas-themed apps for Windows 8.1.

Rather than compiling a list of apps to help you get your shopping done, this is a list of apps...

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 15, 2014

The versatility of the Surface Pro 3 is one of its strongest assets. And I not just talking about its functionality. I am also referring to its aesthetic versatility. The Surface has the ability to look at home in an art studio or an art gallery, a living room or a board room.

A...

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 12, 2014

It is time once again to review some apps that caught our eyes this past week. This week, we have a round-up of seven apps that made the news here at Windows Central. Yes, that would be more than the five intriguing apps in the weekly post title, but we have neatly categorized...

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 10, 2014

Usually, when you think of wireless keyboards, names like Microsoft and Logitech come to mind, as they have long been the standard bearers of such devices. However, one name that may not be familiar to you that deserves a look is Inateck. They have put out an ultra slim Bluetooth 3.0...

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 09, 2014

Tablet sleeves are a dime a dozen, and most of the ones you come across are pretty similar to each other. You know the ones I am talking about; the familiar zipper-top neoprene bag that may or may not have a side pocket. There's nothing wrong with them. In fact, I use one myself for my...

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 09, 2014

Beginners' Tips Series!

Xbox One is more than just a game console. It is an entertainment hub for games, television, music, and videos. And although the available apps put a ton of media at your fingertips, you can get even more out of your Xbox One by configuring it to play your own...

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 05, 2014

It's hard to believe that the first week of December is already over. I haven't even finished my Thanksgiving leftovers, and yet it's time to take another look at five apps that have gotten our attention this week.

This time around, we have a mishmash of apps, some for fun and...

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 04, 2014

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 04, 2014

Beginners' Tips Series!

One of the many features that is alluring about the Surface Pro 3 is its incredible stylus with OneNote integration. It in a convenient way to take notes in meetings or jot down ideas, and then transform your writing into type.

While the Surface Pro 3 is...

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by Seth Brodeur
Dec 02, 2014

Beginners' Tips Series!

The days of having a single family computer that everyone shares are long gone. Now it isn't uncommon to find multiple computers, tablets, printers, gaming consoles, etc. all in one household. With so many users and devices in a single place, it may seem like...

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by Seth Brodeur
Nov 28, 2014

I hope everyone who celebrates it had a Happy Thanksgiving and that today nobody is getting trampled over for Black Friday deals. Since it's Friday, we are once again going to highlight some intriguing apps that we have come across this week for Windows 8.1.

Being that a large...

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by Seth Brodeur
Nov 26, 2014

Often times it can be difficult for laptop and tablet users to adjust from working with their home setup to doing work on the road. Moving from a full-size external keyboard and mouse to the device's smaller keyboard and touchpad or a travel-size mouse can be uncomfortable.

As...

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by Seth Brodeur
Nov 21, 2014

It's tough to keep up with all of the apps that hit the Windows Store every day, let alone every week. So we here at Windows Central are taking it upon us to highlight some apps that have piqued our interest for one reason or another this week. This article is the first of what...

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by Seth Brodeur
Nov 21, 2014

The HTC One (M8) for Windows, which was previously a Verizon exclusive, is available for AT&T today and probably heading to T-Mobile this weekend. People who are running out to grab one right away may be looking for a fresh case to protect their new flagship phone.

Spigen's...

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by Seth Brodeur
Nov 19, 2014

No matter how technically savvy you consider yourself to be, there's always a good chance you will come across something that you just don't know anything about. For instance, a few of us at Windows Central were chatting online, and someone asked what S/MIME is and whether they should...

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by Seth Brodeur
Nov 19, 2014

The HTC One for Windows is on the loose across Verizon, AT&T and soon to T-Mobile. If there is one thing that we can almost guarantee besides the fact that you'll love it, it is the near-certainty that you will drop it.

That's because the sleek metal unibody of the HTC One...

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by Seth Brodeur
Nov 17, 2014

When you spend $800 or more on a Surface Pro 3, you want take measures to protect it from harm. But often, a cover makes it heavier, reduces certain functionality or just takes away from the aesthetics of the beautifully-crafted device.

The Toast wood cover for the Surface Pro 3...

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by Seth Brodeur
Nov 17, 2014

It's time once again to check out another case for the HTC One for Windows. Since making its ways from Verizon to AT&T and soon to T-Mobile, we've been giving you a small taste of the wealth of cases that are available for it.

This time around, we are reviewing the HTC...