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The PC's weird and wonderful future

We saw the possible future of PCs at CES 2014, and it's...out there. Here are the eleven craziest devices we saw in Las Vegas.

Vizio 15.6-inch thin & light

Vizio finally adds Intel Haswell models to its PC lineup

New notebook and all-in-one feature fourth-generation Core processors.

PC makers embrace Windows+Android, but the devil's in the details

OEMs asked for Dual OS devices, says Intel CEO, but will consumers want them?

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Android heads to desktops as reliance on Internet grows

Lenovo, HP, and Acer show Android all-in-ones, but the success of such PCs remains in question.

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Valve convinces 14 PC builders to make Steam Machines a reality

The unanswered question: Which games will run on all those Steam Machines?

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Razer's modular Project Christine makes building PCs as easy as building Legos

Razer's new Project Christine promises an end to snapping computer hardware together and wrangling cables. Also, it looks like a tree.

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Wolfram offers data analysis stack to device makers

At CES, Wolfram is pitching its numerical analysis middleware as the lingua franca for the so-called Internet of Things

Android on pace to surpass one billion devices this year, says Gartner

But percentage-wise, the number of devices based on Apple OSes is increasing faster, according to the market research company

Alienware Steam Machine

Alienware's first Steam Machine: Very black and very shiny

Alienware and Valve unveiled the "full potential" of the Steam Machine at CES on Monday.

Samsung ATIV One 7 and Book 9

Samsung updates its PCs with new ATIV One 7 and Book 9

Samsung's 2014 editions of the ATIV One 7 and Book 9 lean on its presence in the Android market to hopefully drive sales.

Asus ROG PG278Q display

Asus shows off WQHD gaming monitor and jumps into the 4K display frenzy

The ROG Swift PG278Q supports resolution of 2560 by 1440 pixels; the PB287Q delivers 3840 by 2160 pixels.

Lenovo brings Android to 4K monitor, all-in-one PC

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Lenovo puts Android in a 28-inch 4K smart monitor and a 19.5-inch all-in-one PC

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Lenovo wants to put a 4K monitor on your desk

New displays include the ThinkVision 28 “smart monitor” and the ThinkVision Pro 2840m.