Agam ShahU.S. Correspondent, IDG News Service Follow me on Google+

Agam Shah covers PCs, tablets, servers, chips, and semiconductors for the IDG News Service, and is based in New York.

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Curved displays invade PCs at CES: Why they could be a better fit than curved TVs

Curved displays shown at CES may make more sense as monitors than for TVs.

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Hands-on: Dell's insanely thin XPS 13 laptop will wow you

Dell's thinnest and lightest laptop puts a 13.3-inch screen in an 11-inch laptop frame

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Intel's tiny Curie wearable computer could go into jacket buttons

Intel's smallest ever wearable computer was almost invisible to the eye during a CES keynote.

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Mozilla takes aim at Apple and Google as Firefox OS moves into wearables

With Firefox OS for wearables, Mozilla wants to open up communication among all devices, regardless of OS

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HTC's flagship Desire 826 smartphone makes every picture count

HTC's Desire 826 has a full 5.5-inch HD screen, and the UltraPixel camera

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Dell skips Broadwell with some laptops, plans for Skylake

Dell is bypassing Intel's new Broadwell processors on some laptops, with Skylake attracting its attention.

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Wireless smart bulbs could scare away burglars

Qualcomm-based reference design for light bulbs may expand their functions for security, convenience and efficiency

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External hard drives? Pfah! Samsung just launched external SSDs

Samsung's Portable SSD T1 offers storage from 250GB to 1TB, and starts at $199

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Qualcomm tricks out Cadillac with Android 5.0

Qualcomm shows how Android can make cars cooler and safer

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Lenovo's first homegrown wearable tackles thorny battery-life problem

The $89 Vibe Band VB10 smartband has an e-ink screen, and can run for seven days without a recharge

PCWorld News

Lenovo quenches thirst for selfies with Vibe X2 Pro

Lenovo's Vibe X2 Pro has a 5.3-inch screen and two 13-megapixel cameras,

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Intel's new Broadwell chips: 10 things you need to know

Intel's new Core processors based on Broadwell offer good battery and graphics features.

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Samsung announces Ativ One 7 Curved, its first desktop PC, with yes, a curved screen

The Ativ One 7 Curved and its special display will start at $1,299. The company also announced several laptops on Tuesday.

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AMD hopes to squeeze Carrizo into more laptops with a plug-and-play board design

AMD's barely present in the laptop market right now, but the company plans to change that with a new chip and components strategy

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Six technologies poised to revolutionize PCs in 2015

Laptops and desktops will be interactive, get 3D depth-sensing cameras and be free of wires