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Here's what's in Asus' $2,699 Zenbook NX500 laptop

The Zenbook NX500 will ship in October, and be the first laptop with a 4K quantum dots screen.

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How Intel, Microsoft and the wireless carriers will finally realize the promise of an 'always connected' PC

Thanks to developments like Intel's Skylake platform, we'll soon use PCs like we do our phones: always on and always connected to the Internet.

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Windows PCs lose back-to-school sales to Chromebooks, Macs

The Windows PC market is a wounded giant, seemingly on the mend after years of market free-fall. But the explosive growth of Mac and especially Chromebook sales pose a threat to Windows' recovery.

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Toshiba’s Tecra C50 series laptops signal new push into SMB market

The PC builder uses its enterprise-hardware smarts to broaden its business base, building lower-cost laptops that are still durable, secure, and ready for a fast-paced workday.

Hewlett-Packard's $89.99 Mesquite Android tablet with Intel chip

Report: Dell, HP held merger talks with EMC as PC hardware makers scramble to get out

Storage giant EMC recently called off merger talks with Hewlett-Packard, and has reportedly talked with Dell as well.

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Lenovo to cough up $100 refunds, $250 vouchers to settle IdeaPad suit

IdeaPad U310/U410 owners can get either a $100 refund or $250 voucher as part of a class-action settlement.

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Why buy Intel's Broadwell chip, with Skylake waiting in the wings?

Intel sweeps its Broadwell microprocessors under the floor at IDF, and pushes Skylake as the next big thing. If you're going to buy a PC next year, maybe you should wait a bit.

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Intel talks wireless charging and RealSense 3D cameras, coming over the next year

Intel's first wire-free PCs, however, will be shipped to hardware makers as reference designs. You'll be able to buy them possibly by the end of 2015.

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YotaPC? Intel slaps secondary e-ink screen on top of a laptop

The laptop has a second e-ink screen to view news, images, Twitter feeds and notifications

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HP finally unveils its $300 AMD-powered Stream laptop

This budget-priced laptop's price tag is higher than expected.

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Wireless charging to reach PCs, tablets next year

Wireless charging will be common in laptops in a few years, much like wireless communications are today, Intel says.

Video from IFA: Lenovo's Helix 2 convertible extends battery life

The new Core M processors draw as little as 4.5 watts of power.

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Dell laptops listed with Intel's unreleased Broadwell PC chips

Dell is one of the first PC companies to reveal laptops with fifth-generation Core processors.