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Turing manuscript sells for $1 million

A German Enigma machine, also up for auction, sold for $269,000.

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U.S. chip block could delay China's powerful 100 petaflop supercomputer

The Tianhe-2 supercomputer was scheduled for an upgrade this year, but now China won't be able to use Intel Xeon chips

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PC shipments hit a six-year low as XP upgrades slow down

Some buyers are also waiting for Windows 10 PCs. All in all, it's bad news for the PC industry.

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US challenges China in supercomputing race with upcoming 180-petaflop system

It's a U.S. Department of Energy supercomputer called Aurora, which will be deployed in 2018

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Intel to help Chinese vendors churn out more PCs

Chinese manufacturers have generally focused on mobile devices, instead of PCs

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Thursday, April 9

Facebook still tops among teens... Oz launches video platform with revenue share... Microsoft lays groundwork for payments

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7 new hardware technologies you'll see in Windows 10 PCs

Laptops with Windows 10 may have a host of new technologies like USB Type C ports, 3D cameras and Skylake chips.

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Acer's cute little Revo One RL85 computer comes to the U.S. with Intel's newest chips

The new PC combines beauty and brawn, and starts at $249.99

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Intel Compute Stick, world's smallest PC, will cost $150 with Windows, $110 with Linux

It went on presale via Newegg and is scheduled to ship April 24.

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Digital Storm's new Bolt 3 adds a sexy edge-to-edge glass door

You paid good money for your micro-tower to look good, so why not see inside of it too? Digital Storm's new Bolt 3 SFF is so sexy for itself, it features an all-glass side.

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Acer to bring Chrome OS to an all-in-one PC, as vendors experiment

The Chrome OS still hasn't found much demand in the desktop space, but that hasn't deterred Acer.

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Intel could strengthen its server product stack with Altera

Intel is in talks to acquire Altera, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal

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USB Type-C peripherals are on the way, and storage devices are first up

After Apple's introduction of USB Type C in the new MacBook, companies have announced peripherals and cables for the connector.