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The Fairywren board turns your Raspberry Pi into a full-fledged desktop computer

Fairywren is perfect for converting your Raspberry Pi into a Mini-ITX computer.

on techhive.com

Samsung denies ditching its desktop PC business

The Korea Times says Samsung is killing its desktop PC business. Samsung says it's not.

HP's Slate 21 all-in-one PC rocks Android, not Windows

Hewlett-Packard is also bringing Android to the PC, and has unveiled a 21.5-inch all-in-one desktop installed with Google's operating system.

on techhive.com

Samsung's mobile Ativ line enhanced with new tablets, thin-and-light laptops

Samsung expands its Ativ line with new tablets, thin-and-light laptops, and just a touch of Android.

HP shakes up management team of PC division

Hewlett-Packard has shuffled the management of its PC division as it tries to sharpen its focus on growth markets.

Apple unveils new iOS, products at keynote address

A major overhaul of iOS highlighted Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference, which also saw a preview of a new version of OS X and a rebuilt Mac Pro desktop.

HP: Windows XP's demise will do more for PC sales than Windows 8

Hewlett-Packard executives say that the coming demise of Windows XP may do what Windows 8 could not, and that's boost PC sales significantly.

Acer bets big on Android (yes, Android) PCs

Are you ready for Droidtops and Droidbooks? They’re coming! Acer's "prototype" N3-220 Android is the first in a series of PCs that will use Google's free mobile OS to carve out a new niche in the ultracompetitive PC market.

WWDC Recap: Apple unveils big plans for software, hardware for 2013

The rest of this year figures to be packed with Apple products if the company's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote is anything to go by. On Monday, the company showed off major updates to OS X and iOS as well as a planned Mac Pro update that will arrive this fall.

on macworld.com

Recapping Apple's WWDC 2013 Keynote

Apple gave an announcement-paked keynote at the Worldwide Developers Conference, but Lex Friedman runs through all the news.

HP gets down to business with new commercial desktops

It's all work and no play for HP on the eve of the world's largest gaming expo as they reveal a couple new lines of business hardware.

The wait is nearly over: Apple unveils new Mac Pro

At the 2013 Worldwide Developers Conference, Apple released its long-awaited redesign of the Mac Pro, the company's desktop workstation.

on macworld.com

Acer N3-220

Acer shows 21-inch Android desktop

Taiwan's Acer is breaking Android out of its comfort zone and has installed the operating system on a 21.5-inch all-in-one desktop PC that is expected on sale in the U.S. later this year.

Some 4th-generation Core processor features wouldn't be possible without Intel's all-new Series 8 chipset

The new core-logic's feature set includes faster I/O, greater power efficiency, and speedier boot times.

AMD fires back at Intel's Haswell with its A-Series desktop processors

AMD has launched its latest A-series APUs, which integrate powerful graphics and microprocessor technology to take on Intel's latest microprocessor, Haswell.