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Microsoft Kinect Motion-Sensing Technology Coming to Laptops, Sources Say

If Kinect capability does arrive in laptops, you may soon be able to control programs with the wave of your hand.

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Leaked: BlackBerry PlayBook, Smartphones for 2012

Here's what's (supposedly) on RIM's roadmap for 2012.

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Order to Decrypt Laptop Does Not Violate Defendant’s Fifth Amendment, Judge Rules

Federal judge denies defendant's claim that turning over the contents of her laptop's hard drive violates her Fifth Amendment rights against self-incrimination.

HP Recalls Laptops Over Faulty Batteries

HP and the Consumer Product Safety Commission issued the recall. Here's a list of the affected devices.

Asus Introduces Its B23E 12.5-inch Business Ultraportable Laptop

The Asus B23E12.5-inch laptop is built to take the abuse that road warriors can throw at a notebook.

MSI GUS II Provides External Graphics to Laptops via Thunderbolt

You no longer need a powerful dedicated graphics card in your laptop to run graphics-intensive programs--just plug in the MSI GUS II external GPU.

Ice Cream Sandwich Now Available for HP TouchPad via CyanogenMod 9

Want to turn your outdated TouchPad into an ICS machine? Now you can!

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Ultrabooks Pair with Cache SSDs for Speed, Value

Cache solid state drives are also a PC upgrader's dream, giving a cheap SSD speed boost at a budget and with little hassle.

5 Useful Laptop Accessories Spotted at CES 2012

Road warriors can find a selection of handy add-ons ranging from bags with built-in chargers to docking stations and tiny mice (or anti-mice).

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Tablets will Kill Laptops, Say Nearly Half of Americans

Users are taken with tablets -- but they aren't ditching the increasingly ultraportable laptops as fast as the doomsday predictions suggest.

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Asus Launches Colorful, Slim Eee PC Flare Netbooks and $399 Ultraportable Laptop

Asus Monday announced several new models of netbooks with a new "Flare" design and an incredibly priced ultraportable laptop.

Vizio Officially Announces All-in-One PC, New Laptops, and 10-inch Tablet

Vizio officially branched out into the PC market, with announcements of its new all-in-one PC and two new laptops.

Toshiba Readies 'Thinnest and Lightest' Tablet, Laptop for CES

Mobile devices slim down by cutting out some expansion options in the entries expected to debut next week.

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MSI Launches Souped Up GT685 Gaming Laptop

This 15.6-inch laptop features top-of-the-line hardware, including the Nvidia GeForce GTX 580M graphics card.

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Samsung Series 5 Ultrabooks Get Pre-Order Pricing Starting at $900

Samsung's new Series 5 was briefly available for pre-order from J&R revealing pricing information for the Ultrabook.