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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.

Goodbye GPS? DARPA preparing alternative position-tracking technology

DARPA considers GPS unreliable, as it isn't always available and signals can be easily jammed.

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USB 3.1 set to reach desktops

Desktop motherboards with USB 3.1 connectors are being released by hardware companies.

Microsoft prepares Windows 10 for panoply of sensors

A unified sensor interface will allow Windows 10 devices to support a slew of new environmental, biometric, proximity and motion sensors.

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HP boxes up the cloud for the enterprise

The HP Helion Rack provides a prepackaged cloud ready to run

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HP dumps Apple's Beats audio, partners with Bang & Olufsen

HP will use audio technology from Bang & Olufsen in its PCs and tablets

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The Upload: Your tech news briefing for Tuesday, March 24

More Andoid devices get Microsoft apps... Top EU court hears challenge to data exchange deal... Facebook to host content for media groups

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Microsoft to support 8K video resolutions with Windows 10

8K displays aren't here yet, but Microsoft's looking forward with Windows 10.

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After hitting Raspberry Pi 2, Windows 10 will head to Qualcomm's board

Qualcomm's DragonBoard 410c provides GPS, Wi-Fi and other features that Raspberry Pi 2 doesn't have