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Apple gives its 27-inch iMac all-in-one the Retina treatment, but the non-Retina models are sticking around.
Intel shows off a number of prototype NUCs at the Intel Developer Forum, including models with touch, speech, and its next-generation Broadwell chips. And if Intel's mini PC is too powerful for you, try an Atom-powered "half NUC" design.
Plus: We get a look at the Alpha's console-like user interface, which allows you to run the whole system without ever seeing Windows 8.1.
There are plenty reasons to consider the new lower-priced iMac, but if raw specs are your primary concern, these eight all-in-ones from top PC makers are worth your attention.
The new four-core, unlocked processors are sure to please hard-core overclockers. A dual-core unlocked Pentium was also introduced.
Products include small form-factor desktops, a gaming laptop, and several new components
Dell's tired of being your parents' computer brand. The now-private company is changing its attitude and taking risks.