Matt PeckhamPCWorld

Tablets Favored Over Laptops, Say Small Business Owners: Survey

Small business owners say their next purchase is more likely to be a tablet than a laptop or desktop, according to a poll by the Small Business Authority.

Harry Potter E-Books Finally Arrive on J.K. Rowling's Pottermore

Pottermore was due to go live in October, but it missed its launch. The is expected to open to the public early next month.

Windows 8 Release Candidate by May? It's Consistent with What We've Heard

Windows blog says near final pre-release version of Windows could arrive as early as May, but offers no sources to validate claim.

Apple TV Shortages Fuel Rollout Rumors

The odds we'll see a new Apple TV at tomorrow's media event are better than 50 percent, but only just.


Senator Schumer Puts Android and iPhone in His Privacy Crosshairs

U.S. Senator Chuck Schumer calls for federal investigation into unauthorized uploads of pictures and address book information.

Shanghai Court Rejects iPad Injunction Request

Apple's iPad won't be banned from sale in Shanghai, after a local court rejected a trademark infringement-related sales injunction request.

Office for iPad Not Happening? Don't Believe the Naysayers, Claims Site that Leaked Image

The Daily's Peter Ha takes aim at Microsoft after Redmond denied an image that surfaced on Tuesday was in fact a snap of an Office of iPad app.

Is Apple's New MacBook Air Poised to Launch Soon?

Report says Apple's next MacBook Air is 'set to launch' as February notebook shipments look to improve over January's numbers.

Report: Intel May Delay Ivy Bridge, Most of 2012 Looking 'Dark' for Notebook Industry

Intel's new processor microarchitecture could be delayed due to Sandy Bridge inventory overflow.

Mobile Explosion: Wireless Traffic Could Reach 10.8 Exabytes a Month by 2016

Cisco Systems says wireless traffic between now and 2016 is poised to grow an incredible 18-fold.

iPads Snatched by Chinese Authorities, Trademark Dispute Turns Tactical

Tensions in Apple's Chinese trademark dispute escalate as local authorities begin seizing iPads and confiscating them from sale.

Victory for Apple: German Court Denies Motorola Patent Claim

Apple products don't infringe on Motorola's wireless technology and shouldn't be barred from sale, judge rules.

iPad 3 With New 'Retina Display' to Be Announced in March, Say Reports

Buzz over an alleged Apple iPad 3 event has reached a fevered pitch just as a Japanese site claims it has pictures of Apple's next-gen iPad 9.7-inch display.

Sprint Losses Hit $1.3B over iPhone Costs, Subscribers Fewer than Expected

Sprint Nextel losses rise over subsidies paid to Apple for iPhone sales, but fewer than expected subscribers offset hemorrhaging.

Google's Terminator-Style Goggles Might Include Phone, Launch This Spring

Rumor has it Google's working on a pair of futuristic glasses that will offer a computerized heads-up display to augment the world around you.