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The frenzy over new and awfully pricey technology may be bewildering to you. (Stand in line at the crack of dawn? Really?) But you recognize the need for fast, quality devices that do what you like to do — and it's high time for an upgrade. You can join the frenzy for something new. Or you can buy secondhand. No one will be gushing over your particular smartphone or laptop or tablet, but often it'll do the job just fine and will save you major money. Wondering if this is the way to go? We tapped a variety of tech experts to help you make sense of the process. … Back to Article

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