John Morris

John Morris is a former executive editor at CNET Networks and senior editor at PC Magazine.

Sean Portnoy

Sean Portnoy is a former executive editor at Computer Shopper magazine and editor at CNET Networks.

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Should you buy a desktop or laptop from QVC or HSN?

If you're a channel-flipper like myself, you may have switched past home-shopping juggernauts HSN and QVC, which tout their great deals in a folksy manner that doesn't have the in-your-face obnoxiousness of a typical infomercial. When I see them hawking PCs, however, I can't help but be a little skeptical: Are these really better prices than you can find elsewhere?

April 9, 2011 by

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Alienware prepping M14x to round out its gaming laptop lineup

Following up on the success of its smallest gaming notebook, the M11x, Alienware is apparently cooking up a new 14-inch laptop that a Chinese Web site has already reviewed.The M14x will include an Intel Sandy Bridge quad-core processor (the Core i7-2820QM), 8GB of RAM, a 750MB hard drive, and the new Nvidia GeForce GT 555M graphics card.

April 4, 2011 by

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