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Video mockup shows Metro version of Firefox
— 1:46 PM on May 17, 2012

I apparently missed this last week, but it's worth a look if you haven't seen it. Ever wonder what Firefox will look like in Windows...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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DisplaySearch: 'Retina' laptop panels carry a $65-92 premium
— 5:40 PM on May 16, 2012

A lot of us are looking forward to high-DPI notebook displays from Apple and other vendors. Some say they might appear as soon as...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Mobile computing Mac

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Chrome 19 arrives with tab syncing
— 4:57 PM on May 15, 2012

Google has started quietly rolling out the latest Chrome update, and there's a new feature that ought to please folks who juggle multiple PCs...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Lenovo launches 14-inch carbon-fiber ultrabook
— 9:51 AM on May 15, 2012

There's a new ThinkPad on the way. There are quite a few new ones on the way, actually, but the ThinkPad X1 Carbon...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Next 15-inch MacBook said to have USB 3.0 and Retina display
— 9:41 AM on May 14, 2012

Now that quad-core Ivy Bridge processors are out and dual-core variants are on the way, Apple is surely on the verge of introducing next-gen Macs....

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Mac

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Mozilla, Google bemoan Windows RT browser lockdown
— 9:46 AM on May 10, 2012

The ARM version of Windows 8 (a.k.a. Windows RT) is meant to feature both the Metro and Desktop environments, and in Microsoft's words, it's

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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HP announces a gaggle of ultrabooks
— 6:00 AM on May 10, 2012

Ultrabooks are the flavor of the week in the PC industry, and as the world's biggest PC vendor, HP is pretty much obligated to deliver....

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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DVD playback dropped from core Windows 8 features
— 9:37 AM on May 4, 2012

If you want to watch a DVD movie on Windows 8, you're going to need to spring for the Media Center upgrade. In a...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Operating systems

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Apple's share of tablet shipments surges
— 8:51 AM on May 4, 2012

According to the latest numbers from market research firm IDC, Android-based tablets had a rough first quarter of 2012. The whole market was down, which...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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It's official: Microsoft to kill its Windows Live brand
— 6:00 AM on May 4, 2012

The rumor mill predicted it some time ago, and now, Microsoft has made it official: Windows 8 will herald the death of the Windows...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Windows

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New materials to bring ultrabooks down to $599
— 5:11 PM on May 3, 2012

Plastic ultrabooks are coming. The ultrabook realm is populated almost solely by aluminum-clad systems right now, but according to Focus Taiwan, that will change...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Mozilla to unify Firefox visuals across PCs, phones, tablets
— 5:01 PM on May 2, 2012

More user-interface changes are coming to Firefox—and this time, Mozilla isn't just freshening up the desktop version of its browser. In a presentation at the...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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New Steam beta offers remote library management
— 10:48 AM on May 2, 2012

Valve has made a habit out of deeply discounting games on Steam. There's a new deal every day and often a multitude of games...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Internet Explorer unpopular but maybe not that bad
— 12:53 PM on May 1, 2012

Internet Explorer seems to have been largely shunned by PC enthusiasts. Google Analytics tells me that only 18% of our traffic for the last month...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Streaming video services may soon require cable TV subscriptions
— 11:31 AM on May 1, 2012

Thanks to streaming (and a little help from BitTorrent,) folks are increasingly ditching their cable TV service to watch videos online. The cable companies...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Internet

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Microsoft, Barnes & Noble partner up
— 4:32 PM on April 30, 2012

In a few short months, or maybe a little longer, Windows 8 will arrive aboard a whole fleet of new PCs and tablets. Will there...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Personal tech

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Firefox 3.6 to get auto-updated to Firefox 12
— 6:00 AM on April 30, 2012

Still using Firefox 3.6? That might not last for much longer. ComputerWorld reports that Mozilla will roll out Firefox 12 as an automatic update...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Leaked HP slide details iPad-sized Windows 8 slate
— 1:28 PM on April 27, 2012

HP appears to have a rather interesting tablet in the works. A "trusted source" has supplied Neowin with a presentation slide detailing the...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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