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  • Personal Computers, Electronics, and More

    Jul 14, 2007 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: The reviews; The overall experience
    Cons: None, except maybe that it's hard to find it offered at reduced price.

    Summary: Electronics and the world of high tech in general have exploded in popularity during the past couple of decades. Most people either own a pc or have access to one and advancements in other technologies have led many to discover new and better ways to ... read more

  • Sadly declined in recent years

    Feb 27, 2006 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Physical quality of the magazine still good, some excellent editorials, subscription cards make good firestarters
    Cons: More advertisements than content, content not that great

    Summary: I've been a PC World reader for at least a decade. I still have issues dating back to 1996 sitting in a closet, somewhere. I even pull them out occasionally, for a dose of nostalgia from my youth. Today's PC World, though, is far gone from what it ... read more

  • Always useful information!

    Dec 26, 2005 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Great ratings and evaluations - helpful suggestions.
    Cons: I like everything about this magazine!

    Summary: I began using an old laptop in 1984 and graduated to my first new PC in 1987. (A DELL Dimension 233). Now, running a DELL 8250 with 3 HDs and a full GB of DDRAM, I know a lot more than I once did - but one thing has not changed. That is, my need to know ... read more

  • Technology Advice You Can Trust

    Mar 17, 2005 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Well written articles; cutting edge reviews; digital format.
    Cons: None that I see.

    Summary: The world of computers is ever changing (be it personal or business / corporate) and I do mean ever. I own my own small (part-time) computer consulting concern and I have a small but growing list of clients, most of which are small businesses like men, ... read more

  • PC World - One of the Best General Purpose PC Magazines

    Aug 22, 2003 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: A Tried and True PC magazine, more articles than most other PC magazines
    Cons: Newsstand price

    Summary: Arguably one of the Granddaddies of PC magazines, PC World is celebrating its 20th year of publishin ... read more

  • Technology Information Galore

    Jun 29, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Thorough Reviews, Great editorials and features, Component Rankings
    Cons: Alot of Ads, but this is normal in computer magazines

    Summary: Being an avid computer user, I always needed a source for computer information. Since I stare at a computer screen for many hours a day, I rather a printed source than going to a website. (PC World does have a lot of the information on its website, ... read more

  • Best Computer Magazine for the home computer user.

    May 9, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Better than PC Magazine for the home computer user.
    Cons: Top 10 lists aimed more at Business than Home users.

    Summary: This magazine always seems to be compared to PC Magazine, and usually not as favorably. I actually prefer it to PC Magazine, and this is for many reasons. One, I find their articles about new products to be a little less statistical and techie based, ... read more

  • A computer magazine for experts, not dumbed down like others

    Mar 30, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: 'Real' computer magazine, not all internet, good testings
    Cons: Too many ads

    Summary: Here in my home country of New Zealand, PC World is the only local 'real' computer magazine. I say 'real' because there are other computer publications but they relate to the consumer internet market, and do not cater for the users who are slightly more ... read more

  • PC World

    Feb 14, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Best PC magazine out there
    Cons: Lots of advertising

    Summary: Basics I like PC World magazine and would recommend it to the average PC user. If you are a serious computer nerd (no offense intended), this magazine will not suit your mature needs. Likewise, the novice PC user will not pick up much ... read more

  • Not Worth the Price

    Jan 4, 2001 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Nice graphics
    Cons: Horrible reviews and ratings

    Summary: I subscribed to PC WORLD magazine for a few years, and finally gave up on the magazine because of its brain dead reviews and recommendations. I didn't renew my subscription, but couldn't rid of the magazine! Why? Because after I failed to renew it, ... read more

  • PC World has a Lot to Offer

    Dec 29, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Unbiased reviews, Top 100, New Product Guide, Top News Articles, How-To Advice
    Cons: ADVERTISEMENTS

    Summary: PC World offers unbiased product review, new product articles, how-to tips covering everything from internet to word processing to hardware, and a top 100 guide, which rates the top ten computers, printers, monitors and more. WHATS ... read more

  • Adequet is a good description

    Nov 2, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Diverse content
    Cons: Ads, ads, ads

    Summary: I got a subscription to this magazine for my birthday this year. So far I have been reasonably happy with what I have seen. Probably the most exciting thing is when the magazine comes in the mail because the cover is always vibrant and exclaiming some ... read more

  • Perfect for the home computer user!

    Oct 20, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Good articles, educational articles, fun reviews
    Cons: none

    Summary: I have read many different computer magazines over the years. Some have disappeared, some tried to improve themselves (and failed) and other just kept on doing what they do best; give solid information for the general user. PC world is in the last ... read more

  • PC World (Computer magazine)

    Oct 19, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to understand,written for the average user
    Cons: Plenty of ads(were used to them)

    Summary: I purchased a subscription to the computer magazine PC World, in which I am very happy with. This magazine is written for the average computer user. It is easy to understand without the usual "geek" lingo. PC world magazine has a lot of helpful ... read more

  • It's a PC World

    Oct 5, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Good Articles
    Cons: Ads, Late

    Summary: I Bought the magazine at a store and looked through it. I thought, "Hey, this seems OK." So, I purchased a subscription to this magazine about 2 years ago. It was slow in coming, of course, and it came irregularly. I was supposed to get ... read more

  • There's no other substitute

    Sep 20, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: price, CD-ROM, magazine, value for money
    Cons: ummm.....

    Summary: Some people might think that computer magazines are for computer geeks and that if you tried to read them you wouldn't understand a word. Well, lets get things straight. Computer magazines are not easy to read but that does not make them impossible to ... read more

  • World of Info at your Fingertips

    Sep 20, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: informative, concise
    Cons: a little pricey if you are really needing the featured issues

    Summary: I started getting this magazine free off the internet, and now i have found that i just can't live without it. It has a Consumer Reports-type "Top 100" where you can read how the top 10 or 20 items rate against one another. It is ... read more

  • The "Top 100" caught my eye...

    Sep 8, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great for an intermediate user who actually likes computers!
    Cons: Subscription Price

    Summary: I've been into computers for years, (started with an Atari 800!) knowing more than perhaps the average user, but a lot less than the pros. About a year ago, I got interested in purchasing a more powerful pc, and came across PC World. I had researched ... read more

  • Good articles, tips, and stories

    Aug 18, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: wide ranges of articles, good for most PC users
    Cons: hardcore techies may want more

    Summary: I've seen lots of PC magazines that have the same "exclusive: how to get free stuff on the internet!" article every 6 months. Fortunately, PC World (PCW) isn't one of them. Flip through the magazine, and you'll get to the news pages. ... read more

  • PC World: Informative at first but quickly turns redundant

    Aug 1, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Loads of useful Information; comparison testing of hardware
    Cons: Uneven; Primarily for businesspeople

    Summary: I got my first year's subscription to this magazine for free (well, some frequent flyer miles, actually). I enjoyed it so much that I renewed for 2 more years. More recently I changed my mind and stopped my subscription. Why I liked it: ... read more

  • PC World Is Mostly Ads

    Jul 16, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: None
    Cons: Practically all ads

    Summary: I started getting PC World for free as part of an offer to give up unused frequent flyer miles, or I would never subscribe to this magazine after seeing the first issue. From my viewpoint, it is useful only for someone who is constantly buying and ... read more

  • Highly Informative Kindling for the Fire

    Jul 12, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Top notch articles
    Cons: Way too many ads for my tastes, weighs about 3 pounds

    Summary: Several years ago, I started getting PC World on a regular basis through the mail. At first, this was a pretty neat thing to do because I was constantly looking out for the new addition to my home computer system. But as I am now nearing a point ... read more

  • PC World Says it ALL

    Jun 10, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Everything
    Cons: Nothing

    Summary: PC World has to be THE best computer magazine. I have read plenty of computer magazines and this one is the best. I buy this magazine to keep me informed on the latest about computers. Each issue has a Best Buy section with the best computers to buy and ... read more

  • PC World: Helpful for all

    Jun 10, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Tips and News on new products
    Cons: Silly top 10 lists.

    Summary: As others have said, PC World is not a pocket-protected geek-fest (not that there's anything wrong with that), nor is it filed under (fill in the blank) For Dummies. PC World treats their readers like they have operated a computer more than twice, but ... read more

  • Geekdom for Non-Geeks

    Jun 2, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Well written, informative articles w/a minnimum of jargon.
    Cons: Maybe not real helpful for the professional

    Summary: 90% of everything I've ever known about computers I have learned from PC World. I have found that PC World is clear, concise and informative. The writers make sense of an industry that you can get lost in very easily. They explain trends and publish ... read more

  • PC World: The easiest PC Magazine To Understand

    Jun 1, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Very Insightful Reviews; Interesting To Read
    Cons: Only a PC Magazine

    Summary: Look, 7 years ago, I knew nothing about a computer. Basically, one day, I heard a about a computer, and I sounded like a cool idea. So I picked up this magazine, PC World. It told me everything I needed to know about computers, software, hardware, ... read more

  • The Consumer's PC Resource!

    Apr 19, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Comprehensive, Easy-to-Read, Affordable!
    Cons: None!

    Summary: PC World is the perfect PC resource. Their knowledgeable staff of writers satisfy even the brightest of techies, and the entry-level consumer. From the best PC's to the newest gadgets, they've got it all. One of my favorite departments is Consumer ... read more

  • The Playboy of PC Periodicals

    Apr 11, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Excellent reviews and information. Easy to understand for the beginner or the expert
    Cons: The name Dell will forever be plastered in my memory, Does not cover gaming to any degree

    Summary: As I was sitting at my desk one afternoon leisurely repairing a bad motherboard, I thought to myself, "Why don't I have any PC magazines? I am a hardware technician after all". I decided to head over to the local computer haven and see what ... read more

  • Great for non techies.

    Apr 9, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Excellent article selection. Easy to understand.
    Cons: Not cheap. Sometimes assumes you understand every term they use.

    Summary: I currently subscribe to PC World and PC Magazine. PC World is the better of the two for most people in my opinion because it addresses subjects that appeals more to the home user and less to the technical wonks who like lots of numbers and articles ... read more

  • PC WORLD: You Don't Have To Be A Techie To Read It!

    Mar 27, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Informative & easy-to-understand reviewing
    Cons: None

    Summary: Being a Geek Wannabe, I strive to play "catch-up" with technology because, when I was in college, computer courses were limited to "Keypunch Operation"...and, yes, aren't the local Want Ads just full of job openings for ... read more

  • PC World

    Mar 23, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Very informative
    Cons: Just a tab bit costly

    Summary: I love this magazine I think that it could be quite informative For someone with limit knowledge of computers but it does do the trick sometimes for experts sometimes too. It gives you all around issues like where can you get good support services as to ... read more

  • The mag that keeps you up to date...

    Mar 22, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: cheap and up to date
    Cons: too many advertisements

    Summary: PcWorld has had its nose in everything since they established. Known for there information on tips and cheats for computer and playstation games has now blossomed in every aspect of technology. Giving you the info of what you need to know. Pcworld is a ... read more

  • got some extra $$$...save it!!!!

    Mar 20, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Cheap. Less than $20 for 12 issues
    Cons: Not up to date with reviews

    Summary: Should you buy PC WORLD? Well, let's see, the magazine does offer some good tips and tricks on how to improve system performance. But based on overall content, this magazine is so so. Always behind in reviews, for example, when the g-force video card ... read more

  • Subscribe today

    Mar 11, 2000 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Good information.
    Cons: Nothing bad at all

    Summary: If there is a magazine to subscribe to this is the one.I have bought other magazines relating to computers and the internet but find this one is the BEST.I do have a subscription with them and when it is time to renew I will renew.The articles are very ... read more

  • Must Have

    Mar 11, 2000 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Articles
    Cons: price per issue, subscription is the way to go

    Summary: This is a great magazine that covers a variety of topics. Well written and presented. There is, of course, advertising but it isn't as much as you would find in other computing magazines. It is well worth the price. There is an excellent section in ... read more

  • Out of this world

    Mar 2, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: very informative
    Cons: does tend to side more for business readers

    Summary: As a subscriber to PC World, I have learned more about the computer industry than I could possibly imagine. The articles are well written, informative, and in most cases, humorous. PC World reaches a broad spectrum of readers, from the business tycoon ... read more

  • Great Magazine

    Feb 16, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Big info
    Cons: not catcy title, kind of hard to understand

    Summary: When I first saw the words "free magazine" of the internet as I was surfing. I immediately signed up and tried 1 magazine and see how it was like. But when they first sent 1st magaizine they also gave me a bill with that. At first I didn't know ... read more

  • PC Magazine a great magazine!

    Feb 16, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Great Magazine has alot of information
    Cons: Costs alittle more but it is worth it.

    Summary: PC World magazine is a great,it tells you what kind of computers to buy, and also is very informative on telling you the ones that are not so good. Has alot of information about games also, which are appropriate for each age and child. Also has ... read more

  • Wish it would go away!!`

    Feb 4, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: rabbit cage liner
    Cons: everything

    Summary: About two years ago, I was introduced to this magazine, PC World, by my nephew's school fund raiser. I was very green at that time about the computer world, the products, hardware, software, ISP, etc... So I very foolishly prescribed to this magazine. Of ... read more

  • Missing DLL files

    Feb 2, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Useful Articles,Tips and How to's
    Cons: Not geared for the advanced user, vague details

    Summary: PC World mag is a good choice for begginer and novice computer users alike.Their website at:www.pcworld.com has very many useful links and articles including but not limited to:FILEWORLD,REVIEWS,TIPWORLD and HOW TO. Being the computer novice that I ... read more

  • My subscription just expired... find out if I renew!

    Jan 23, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Excellent articles, very informative
    Cons: The magazine is available free on the web

    Summary: I received in yesterday’s mail delivery my subscription renewal for PC World. I thought this would be a perfect opportunity to review the product myself and decide whether or not to continue the subscription. I am, in general, leery of ... read more

  • PC World On Fire

    Jan 18, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Good sections
    Cons: None

    Summary: This magazine is very useful on all levels of computer users. Some of the best things that I like about it are the monthly question forum. People like you and me ask questions to computer tech people and they respond and tell about the problem and what ... read more

  • just can't put it down

    Jan 17, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: very informative
    Cons: none noted

    Summary: The one stop magazine for your pc needs. If you only get one magazine dealing with your pc I would say this is the one for you. PC World has just about anything you need from game reviews to website building help. If you need the information you can find ... read more

  • PCWorld: Beginner's Dream

    Jan 16, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to read and understand.
    Cons: Some recommended programs are very pricey.

    Summary: As a subscriber of PCWorld since 1996, I must say this is the BEST Computer magazine out there. When I first began reading PCWorld, I was a beginner at computers to say the least. All I knew how to do was turn it on and write reports for ... read more

  • General Info Mag that does it's job

    Jan 15, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Fairly good general PC mag
    Cons: Too many ads, not for the hardcore computer nerd

    Summary: PC World, is a general PC mag with some articles about computer related news, short editorials and reviews of various computer products, including computers from various vendors. This is a nice magazine for beginner through intermediate ... read more

  • Just World-ly enough

    Jan 13, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Wide range of coverage
    Cons: Too often lacks depth

    Summary: PC World has a difficult row to hoe. It's not really a magazine for novices, it's not tech-y enough for the True Nerds who actually make this stuff work, it lacks the snarky wit of its rivals at Ziff-Davis, and often as not, the only really ... read more

  • PC World-No Way

    Jan 9, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: None
    Cons: Too complicated for the ordinary folk

    Summary: If you are like a million others out there, you ordered or picked up at the supermarket a copy of PC World to try and enhance your knowledge of computers. Maybe, you just bought a new computer and thought this magazine would help you learn more about ... read more

  • PC World

    Jan 3, 2000 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: easy to read
    Cons: price

    Summary: Every now and then when I want to get a look at where computers are and how they're coming along I buy an issue of PC World. I don't buy enough to where it would save me money to just order a subscription. My dad always used to buy this magazine which is ... read more

  • Who knows

    Jan 2, 2000 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: For smarter people
    Cons: Above my head

    Summary: Have you looked at some of the articles in PC World lately?? I know there are probably some good magazines out there somewhere and I know PC world will be good after I learn more about what I am doing. Some of the internet magazines were written by ... read more

  • informative

    Dec 24, 1999 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: informative
    Cons: advertisments

    Summary: I subscribe to this magazine and have found it helpful in finding the dirt on ISP's and diferent search engines, I have found diferent sites for the holidays and activities online to help my 11 and 10 year old niece and nephew with everything from school ... read more

  • Great Publication

    Dec 22, 1999 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Clear, Concise
    Cons: None

    Summary: As a person who strictly used a personal computer at work, I was pleasantly surprised to find this magazine wasn't over my head. All the articles and charts are very clear and helpful. Since subscribing, I have used the knowledge gained from ... read more

  • In a PC World of its Own!

    Dec 21, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Well written, great product comparison format, easier to read than most PC magazines
    Cons: Too many ads, but that's true of all of them.

    Summary: As a computer teacher at the middle school level, I subscribe to PC World for several reasons. Since I am on the school district committee that reviews and recommends technology equipment purchase, it is important for me to keep informed on current ... read more

  • The Magazine for Everyone

    Dec 17, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Best computer magazine on the market.
    Cons: Too many repetitive ads

    Summary: I have subscribed to PC World for a number of years, and simply feel that it is the magazine to have, if you have anything to do with a computer. I also had subscribed to Windows magazine, and can see now why it is no longer published. PC World has ... read more

  • PC World: Consistently helpful, meaningful content

    Dec 17, 1999 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Consistently informative with helpful hints, well-researched information
    Cons: Too many pages swallowed by advertising (a common problem among magazines)

    Summary: Few computer magazines package their information in as understandable and informative a way as PC World. I've been a subscriber to the magazine for a year or so now and, being a professional writer myself, can appreciate a publication that ... read more

  • PC World Review

    Dec 17, 1999 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Very informative
    Cons: Subscription is a bit pricey

    Summary: I love the magazine PC World. It's very informative, it's not a magazine full of just advertisements. I've learned a lot about many different areas of computing, and different software from this magazine. I look forward to seeing the magazine in my ... read more

  • One of The Best Pc Magazines out there

    Dec 17, 1999 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Good source of information an to keep up on the computer age
    Cons: a little expensive ; only comes once a month

    Summary: This magazine is one of the best a computer consumer can invest in. It offers great reviews of software and keeps up with new ideas and concepts on the market. Although the subscription is a bit expensive , I think it is worth it. If you are not sure ... read more

  • A Must Read

    Dec 14, 1999 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Informative, Well laid Out
    Cons: Lot of Ads

    Summary: As a subscriber to PC World, I can't begin to tell you about the wealth of information that is contained in each issue. From the product reviews and comparisions to the articles contained in each issue, I can't wait to receive the magazine in the mail ... read more

  • What part of PC don't you understand?

    Dec 13, 1999 by
    Not yet rated.
    Pros: Thorough, well-written
    Cons: Needs to stop weighting reviews in Dell's favor

    Summary: I have subscribed to PC World magazine, off and on, for over 5 years. I have read virtually every computer magazine ever written (remember Compute's Gazette and Byte) and this is one of the best. The top three computer magazines for the computer user ... read more

  • PC world....info bank or ad bank?

    Dec 13, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Abundant Information
    Cons: Far too many ads/inserts

    Summary: I was a subscriber to PC magazine for quite some time. Their User tips section has helped me out on more occasions than I care to admit (re. productivity apps). Their product reviews have also helped in determining the best upgrade route to ... read more

  • The Tidbits of Computers

    Dec 12, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Colorful, attractive, covers information for any level or knowledge of computers.
    Cons: Sometimes the writers are a litter one sided.

    Summary: This paper reviews 'PC World' January 2000 edition. This magazine is packed with computer tidbits for everyone. The following tidbits were (I felt) showed great interest: (1)page 153,The Survey 'Win A New PC!'; (2)page 25, Your Take on" Cheap ... read more

  • Computer magazine

    Nov 15, 1999 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: useful
    Cons: the web site has all the info the magazine does

    Summary: Don't get me wrong I am not saying that I don't like this magazine I am going to say that they need to maybe withhold a little information on their web site. I can find the exact same information on the web site that I can in the magazine and not have to ... read more

  • PC WORLD against c't - this makes me cry

    Nov 12, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: PC World: poor articles, c't: the best
    Cons: c't is not available in printing here in the US :-(

    Summary: Actually, I could as well have titled it: PC Magazine against c't. What is c't? c't = computer technology is a German magazine, and I wish, I really wish, they would decide to bring out an English version. They would sweep the market ... read more

  • Epinions is the best thing out there.

    Nov 4, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Good use of color
    Cons: Bad columns and features, and you can find reviews on the internet

    Summary: PC World has long been a major fixture in the print media world of computers. It contains many reviews of the newest hardware and software, as well as previews of upcoming similar gadgets, a variety of columns, and some well written feature articles. ... read more

  • I'm not enough of a geek?

    Nov 1, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: wide ranging articles, not too technical
    Cons: they don't really standout from their competition

    Summary: While I don't consider myself a computer geek I do manage to use one competently and not get all the keys confused. PC World is just about right for my competence level. They use lots of geeky compu-terms but they also take the time to explain them. ... read more

  • Must Have for True Computer Freaks

    Oct 23, 1999 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Informative, Great Articles, Buying Guide
    Cons: Subscribe don't buy mag at the store

    Summary: PC World is one of the most popular computer magazines out there. It is also one of the best computer magazines out there. I say PC Magazine and PC World are the two best out there. They both offer something for everyone. I personally subscribe to ... read more

  • Another solid magazine for the hobbyist

    Oct 23, 1999 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Solid magazine
    Cons: Doesn't differntiate itself from the rest of the pack

    Summary: PC World is not a great standout in the industry, but it does do some solid reviews and has some good commentary. However, I seem to read a bit much as I can't really pin down one thing I like about it that would make it shine out from the competition. ... read more

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  • Caveat Emptor

    Jul 8, 2009 by
    Rated Show
    Pros: Some decent articles, nice pictures, glitzy cover ..
    Cons: 1)   Contributors not checked for accuracy.
    2)    Advertisers may have poor ratings for certain products ..

    Summary: There is no such thing a plain computer magazine .. at least not from "PC World".  In between about 70%  advertising content, you have a plethora of subjects .. ranging from cameras to GPS to cell phones, etc.  I am not renewing my ... read more

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