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Dell introduces its first Chromebook
— 9:14 AM on December 11, 2013

Looks like all that negative advertising by Microsoft didn't sway Dell. Earlier this morning, the PC maker introduced its first Chromebook, an 11.6"...

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Bay Trail could power $99 Android tablets
— 9:18 AM on December 9, 2013

Intel is hungry for a larger slice of the Android tablet market. At least, that's the vibe I'm getting from a DigiTimes story posted...

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Deal of the week: IPS displays and 7'' tablets
— 12:39 PM on December 6, 2013

One would expect slim pickings in the wake of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but there are still some nice deals to be found out...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Personal tech

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Dell's Venue 8 Pro will be $99 at select Microsoft Stores on Monday
— 9:15 AM on December 6, 2013

Microsoft wants you to buy a Windows tablet. Microsoft really wants you to buy a Windows tablet. The company is so gung-ho about the whole...

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Acer's Iconia W4 tablet offers Bay Trail, 8'' display for $330
— 4:44 PM on December 5, 2013

It looks like Acer is about to add to the growing list of fun-sized Windows 8.1 slates. As VR-Zone reports, a product page for...

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MSI's new gaming notebook has a 2880x1620 screen
— 11:49 AM on December 5, 2013

More and more premium ultrabooks are toting high-PPI screens. MSI's latest mobile offering has a similarly high-density display with an impressive 2880x1620 resolution—but it's hardly...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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USB group designing slim, orientation-independent connector
— 11:30 AM on December 4, 2013

If I had a nickel for every time I plugged in USB connector the wrong way, well, I'd have a lot of nickels. I seem...

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HP unveils two Tegra 4-powered tablets
— 3:43 PM on December 3, 2013

Compared to the widely successful Tegra 3, Nvidia's Tegra 4 processor is downright rare. The chip is still getting design wins, though, and as

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Unofficial AMD roadmap details desktop plans through 2015
— 11:41 AM on December 3, 2013

Last month, AMD released an updated desktop roadmap that laid out its plans for 2014. We learned that an FX refresh isn't in...

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Kabini APUs anchor MSI's 11.6'' S12T ultraportable
— 12:06 PM on December 2, 2013

We haven't seen a whole lot of systems sporting AMD's Kabini APU, but MSI has just uncorked an 11.6" notebook with a choice of...

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Deal of the week: Black Friday edition
— 11:23 AM on November 29, 2013

Amazon has a massive collection of PC games on sale, including a stack of very recent titles: If you don't have Battlefield...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Cases Storage Mobile computing Gaming

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All signs point to Kaveri being an evolutionary upgrade
— 10:32 AM on November 29, 2013

We talked a little bit about AMD's upcoming Kaveri APU in our

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Would you pay $180 for a Surface RT tablet and Touch Cover?
— 11:26 AM on November 27, 2013

The Surface RT may go down as one of Microsoft's most epic failures. Hardly anyone bought the device, and most tablet makers have distanced themselves...

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Pawn Stars guys diss Chromebooks in new Microsoft ad
— 2:04 PM on November 26, 2013

Oh boy. So, you know about Scroogled, Microsoft's negative advertising campaign against Google? Well, the latest ad in that campaign has just popped up...

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Leaked Kaveri slide makes performance claims, mentions dedicated SSD interface
— 11:11 AM on November 26, 2013

Fresh details have leaked out on AMD's next-gen Kaveri APU. An official-looking slide posted by Extreme Spec highlights several features of the upcoming...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

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Walmart to sell $89, Intel-powered HP tablet on Black Friday
— 6:00 AM on November 25, 2013

Well, this is interesting. We've seen plenty of uber-cheap Android tablets with low-grade ARM processors, but never one with an Atom chip. Yet according to...

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Deal of the week: Cheap storage, a Bay Trail discount, and more
— 2:59 PM on November 22, 2013

Even with Black Friday discounts not due for another week, there are plenty of bargain-priced SSDs out there today. The most appealing one may...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Storage Input devices Mobile computing

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Intel reveals upcoming Atom SoCs, opens foundry business to competitors
— 10:07 AM on November 22, 2013

Intel made some interesting revelations at an investor event yesterday. Perhaps the most telling came from chairman Andy Bryant, who admitted to being "a...

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