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Gartner Says Dell Still Lags Behind Acer

The race for the No. 2 spot among PC vendors may be to close to call, with analyst firms disagreeing over whether or not Dell lags behind rival Acer.

IBM Takes Blame for Massive Bank System Failure

IBM took responsibility for a major IT system failure suffered by one of Singapore's largest banks last week, saying employee error caused the outage.

Apple Plans to Open a Retail Store in Hong Kong

Apple intends to open a retail store in Hong Kong as part of wider expansion plans in China, the company said Tuesday.

Apple Opens Shanghai Store, the Company's Second in China

Apple opened a retail store in Shanghai on Saturday, the company's second in China.

Intel Says Its Celeron Brand Is Here to Stay

Intel has no plans to shelve its Celeron processor brand in 2011, the chip maker said Friday.

No Slowdown for Rising Semiconductor Sales, IDC Says

The semiconductor industry's fortunes are looking brighter in the coming years, IDC says.

Singapore Bank Suffers Massive IT Failure

One of Singapore's biggest banks suffered a major IT outage on Monday that took down it's consumer and corporate banking systems.

Lenovo 'Lucky' Apple Not Focused on China, Says Exec

Lenovo is "lucky" that Apple CEO Steve Jobs isn't focused on the Chinese market, according to reported comments by Lenovo's chairman.