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The PC is booming—just not the PC we know
— 11:05 PM on April 18, 2013

So, you heard the news: PC sales are tanking. Apparently, nobody wants to buy Dells or HPs anymore; nobody cares about clunky laptops and bulky...

Type: Blog post Tags: Systems Mobile computing Personal tech

Report: Convertible touch laptops make up 20% of market
— 11:43 AM on April 18, 2013

The notebook market has turned into a crazy experimental playground lately, where manufacturers are toying with ways to build touch input into their machines. It's...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

Toshiba's new 13-inch ultrabook sports 2560x1440 display
— 11:18 AM on April 17, 2013

Toshiba is working on a high-PPI competitor to the 13" Retina-equipped MacBook Pro, and the firm appears to have let the cat out of the...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

Intel: Bay Trail systems will cost as little as $200
— 10:48 AM on April 17, 2013

We already know Intel's next-generation Atom processor, code-named Bay Trail, will be substantially faster than its predecessor. But that's not all. As CNet...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

Asus unveils larger Taichi convertible
— 5:27 PM on April 15, 2013

Remember the Asus Taichi 21? Introduced last October, this convertible chimera turned a lot of heads and furrowed a lot of brows. It had...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

New Samsung ultrabook is 0.51'' thick, costs $1400
— 6:00 AM on April 12, 2013

Have $1,399.99 burning a hole in your pocket? If so, Samsung has a new ultrabook to sell you: the Series 9, which it says

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

WSJ: Microsoft working on 7-inch Surface tablet
— 9:07 AM on April 11, 2013

Earlier this month, we learned that Microsoft had lowered the minimum resolution requirement for Windows 8 tablets from 1366x768 to 1024x768. The move...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

Intel details next-gen Thunderbolt controllers
— 6:00 AM on April 9, 2013

Intel unveiled two new generations of Thunderbolt controllers at the National Association of Broadcasters show yesterday. Rumors of the Redwood Ridge and Falcon Ridge chips...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage Displays Mobile computing

$149 Asus MeMO Pad tablet now available stateside
— 9:07 AM on April 8, 2013

In January, Asus announced an Android tablet with a puny $149 price tag. The device was slated to come out first in "emerging markets,"...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

WinRT systems getting deep price cuts
— 9:12 AM on April 3, 2013

Windows RT tablets are getting cheaper. That may be good news for bargain hunters, but it's bad news for Microsoft. So says PC World, which...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Windows Personal tech

Seagate's Laptop Thin SSHD 500GB hybrid drive reviewed
— 11:11 PM on April 2, 2013

Seagate's latest hybrid drive combines a thin 7-mm form factor with high-density mechanical storage and dual-mode NAND. This so-called SSHD is Seagate's first to be...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Mobile computing

ARM and TSMC tape out 64-bit chip on 16-nm FinFET process
— 12:30 PM on April 2, 2013

An important milestone has been reached on the path to next-generation SoCs. According to EE Times, ARM and TSMC have completed the first...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

Nvidia unveils five new GeForce 700M-series GPUs
— 3:46 PM on April 1, 2013

2013 shall henceforth be known as the year of confusing mobile GPU branding. We've already been treated to 8000M-series Radeons based on last year's...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

Microsoft lowers resolution requirement for Win8 slates
— 9:18 AM on April 1, 2013

There's been some speculation that Microsoft plans to enter the fast-growing world of 7- and 8-inch tablets. This evidence suggests the company may do so...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Windows Personal tech

Amazing new apple product is dual-core, wireless, dead simple to use
— 2:19 PM on March 29, 2013

Another hype-laden apple product launch is upon us. Here's the scene: I have to admit, now I...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

Dispatches from the Nexus
— 5:16 PM on March 28, 2013

This past summer, the power button my Palm Pre started misbehaving. At last, I had an excuse to replace the aging handset with something...

Type: Blog post Tags: Mobile computing Operating systems Personal tech

Leaked slides reveal Haswell graphics options for mobile CPUs
— 10:01 AM on March 26, 2013

As Haswell approaches, details are leaking out about what we can expect and when. The latest trickle comes from VR-Zone's Chinese site, which has...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Mobile computing

Former AMD CEO: Intel needs to 'divvy up' to succeed
— 10:56 AM on March 22, 2013

Intel CEO Paul Otellini is retiring in May, and Intel has yet to name a successor. Whoever that successor turns out to be, though,...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing