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The 7 key lessons of IDF

Mobile will drive Intel's future—precisely what its competitors figured out years ago.

SK Hynix shifting more production to DRAM after price jump

SK Hynix will increase DRAM production at its headquarters, the company said Friday, following a price spike in memory chips after a fire at a company factory in China.

The legend of Jack Kilby: 55 years of the integrated circuit

Jack Kilby demonstrated the first integrated circuit to executives at Texas Instruments 55 years ago. Though crude, his small invention changed the face of electronics and made possible much of today's technology.

After going private Dell says it will stick with PC business

Dell can be more entrepreneurial as a private company, CEO and founder Michael Dell says.

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Five benchmarking world records bite the dust at the Intel Developer Forum

Expert overclockers use liquid nitrogen to push gaming rigs to the limit, setting all-new benchmarking records.

Tablets dominating tech market as consumers drop PCs

It’s the end of one era and the beginning of another: According to research from IDC, shipments of tablets are destined to surpass those of all PCs in the fourth quarter of the year.

Dell goes private as shareholders approve $24.9 billion deal

Shareholders have voted to approve a US$24.9 billion buyout of the company by founder and CEO Michael Dell and investment firm Silver Lake Partners.

Low-end systems saved HPC market in Q2

Increasing sales of cheaper systems helped fuel growth in the high-performance computing market, research firm IDC says, while interest in high-end supercomputers cooled.

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Icahn withdrawal clears the way for Dell buyout path

Icahn’s withdrawal after a long battle leaves only a buyout offer from company CEO Michael Dell and associate Silver Lake Partners on the table.

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Raspberry Pi-powered camera network protects wildlife

The Kenya Wildlife Service has a powerful new tool in its fight against the poachers who threaten endangered species living in the country's most remote areas: a high-tech network of custom cameras called Instant Wild that can instantly locate illegal activity as well as keep tabs on nearby animals.

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Acer DA241HL

Hands-on: Acer's 24-inch all-in-one Android desktop

Acer has chosen a different approach to the all-in-one PC, installing Android instead of Windows on its upcoming DA241HL, but the problem is that Google's operating systems isn't a desktop OS.

HP Envy Recline 27 Beats Special Edition

HP at IFA: Three new Envy all-in-ones, a liquid-cooled Envy Phoenix, and two displays

HP takes the wraps off four new consumer PCs and two displays in Berlin

Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro

Lenovo reveals the Flex laptop series, a pair of new Yogas, and the Flex 20 all-in-one PC

Each of Lenovo's new PCs will feature a Haswell processor and a touchscreen display.