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But if lots of consumers downgrade to Windows 7, that's not a good sign for Windows 8 and Microsoft.
Intel needs to generate a lot of excitement at its annual developer conference this week -- not just around the company but around the whole PC industry.
With an expected iMac refresh imminent, Hewlett-Packard goes preemptive and unwraps a Windows 8 competitor.
Analysis: Windows 8, servers, and cloud services accompany a restructuring that Whitman says will put HP back on track.
Instead of a touchscreen, users will navigate the user interface of Microsoft's operating system with a wireless trackpad.
It's another hit for an industry that has been repeatedly hammered by the growing popularity of small, cool tablets and several years of a slow economy.
Priced as low as $49, these new devices expand PC users' options.
Apple today issued a Java update for OS X Lion and Snow Leopard to make it more difficult for hackers to exploit other vulnerabilities.
NEC has sold for about US$230 million shares in Chinese computer maker Lenovo it acquired last year when the companies formed a joint venture to produce PCs in...
We take a speculative look at the future of Microsoft's operating system.
Between the memory improvements in desktop Firefox and the overhauled Android app, Mozilla seems to be getting its groove back.