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HP beckons back-to-schoolers with Pavilion, Envy, and Envy Phoenix PCs, plus a 4K display

Debuting a new, vertically oriented design and edge-to-edge glass on the All-in-One, HP's clearly still committed to desktops.

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HP outs new AMD R9 380 and two other unannounced Radeons in new systems

It's been possibly the worst-kept secret in the the graphics game, but here's the first official confirmation that AMD's new GPU is imminent.

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Dell Wireless Dock brings wire-free computing closer

Dell Wireless Dock ships with five USB slots and HDMI, VGA and mini-DisplayPort ports

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PC prices to go up later this year, Gartner warns

PC makers may also reduce features in laptops or desktops to keep prices stable

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Wednesday, April 29

What to expect at Microsoft Build...Oracle faces antitrust probe in South Korea...IBM makes quantum computing progress

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IBM claims advance in effort to build reliable, large-scale quantum computer

IBM says it has made a breakthrough in multiple types of error correction for quantum computers

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Lenovo's free OS recovery media eradicates Superfish

Lenovo's recovery media will have no traces of Superfish, providing laptop users with a clean OS image.

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How Acer plans to go after hardcore gamers

Acer plans to release new gaming products every two to three months

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Acer back-to-school Windows lineup includes $249 Aspire R 11 tablet and Aspire E laptops starting at $599

Acer isn't waiting for Windows 10 to unload its latest laptops and 2-in-1s.

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Acer's new laptops, hybrids set tone for Windows 10-Chromebook battle

Acer announces $199 Chromebook 15 and slightly more expensive Windows-based Aspire hybrids and laptops

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Man fires 8 gunshots into his Dell PC after Blue Screens of Death push him over edge

Executing the troubled laptop was 'glorious,' but most definitely illegal.

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Apple's 12-inch MacBook can use third-party USB Type-C cables

Owners of new MacBook will have other options in addition to Apple's cables.

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Friday, April 17

WikiLeaks publishes stolen Sony info...IBM opens up threat data...China suspends rule on foreign IT vendors