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Ultrabooks could hit $499 in 2013, Acer says
— 9:37 AM on November 30, 2011

Acer President Jim Wong had two nuggets of good news to share at a recent media briefing in Taiwan, according to PC World. The...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Amazon releases Kindle Fire source code
— 9:44 AM on November 29, 2011

With its Kindle Fire, Amazon seems to have sought to create a neatly packaged experience, in some ways similar to Apple's iPad. The device runs...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Tegra 3 tablets from Acer, Lenovo said to be on the way
— 6:00 AM on November 29, 2011

PC makers might eventually quit the tablet market, as the rumor mill predicts, but they still have some fight in them yet. According to...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Seagate's Momentus XT 750GB hybrid hard drive
— 12:26 AM on November 29, 2011

Seagate has upgraded its Momentus XT hybrid drive with more storage capacity and a bigger, faster flash cache. We dig deeper to see how...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Apple said to prep MacBook Air price cuts
— 9:41 AM on November 28, 2011

With the first wave of ultrabooks, PC makers have shown they can offer laptops similar to Apple's MacBook Air at lower prices. The ball is...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac

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Acer, Asus pushing for 1080p panels in next-gen ultrabooks
— 2:36 PM on November 23, 2011

Could laptop displays finally be dragged out of their torpid stagnation at 1366x768? Quoting unnamed industry sources, DigiTimes reports that Asus and Acer are...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing

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PC-optimized Kinect in the works
— 11:59 AM on November 23, 2011

Microsoft continues to push its Kinect motion controller toward the PC. The SDK is out, promotional videos are pimping the device's programmability,...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices

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Rumors point to Intel as latest WebOS suitor
— 11:05 AM on November 23, 2011

Months after announcing its intent to get rid of WebOS, HP has yet to reveal its plans for the former Palm operating system. Numerous...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Operating systems

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Via mini PC gets dual-core upgrade
— 1:34 PM on November 22, 2011

Via has updated its ARTiGO mini PC with a dual-core CPU from the Eden X2 family. The palm-sized system measures just 5.7" x 3.9" x...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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Eee Pad Transformer Prime listed at Amazon
— 9:39 AM on November 22, 2011

Less than two weeks after its formal launch, Asus' Eee Pad Transformer Prime has made its way onto Amazon. The machine isn't in...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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$1,200 touchscreen table to debut at CES
— 1:05 PM on November 21, 2011

Touchscreen technology has already revolutionized smartphones and tablets. Now, it's coming for your table. Microsoft's Surface effort has entered its second generation, and...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Input devices

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SteelSeries wheel targets sim racing crowd
— 11:30 AM on November 21, 2011

Anyone who's really into driving games will tell you that the best way to improve the experience is to ditch the dual analog sticks of...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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11.6'' Acer Chromebook falls to $300
— 9:38 AM on November 21, 2011

With netbooks, tablets, and ultrabooks now kicking around in e-tail listings, it's not entirely obvious how Chromebooks fit into the picture. At least they're getting...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Report: PC makers to cede tablet market
— 2:46 PM on November 17, 2011

DigiTimes' sources are usually pretty solid, and the latest speculation to slip through their lips is that PC hardware makers like Acer, Asus, Dell, and...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Acer cooking up tablet with 1920x1200 resolution
— 6:00 AM on November 17, 2011

Almost nine months ago to the day, Nvidia demonstrated its Tegra 3 processor playing back a high-definition video across a 2560x1600 display. The subtext...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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$900 HP ultrabook coming next month
— 6:00 AM on November 16, 2011

Its commitment to the PC freshly reaffirmed, HP has joined in the industry's latest craze, introducing its very first ultrabook. Actually, the HP Folio...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Best Buy lists $800 Toshiba ultrabook
— 9:36 AM on November 15, 2011

If you thought we'd have to wait until next year for $800 ultrabooks, think again. Best Buy has posted an online listing for what...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Lenovo said to be planning $800 ThinkPad for next year
— 6:00 AM on November 14, 2011

We already know Asus has some $600 ultrabooks lined up for next year. What do other PC makers have up their sleeves? The folks...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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