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Lenovo's proposed ThinkPad Retro is like stepping back into 1992

Lenovo wants to create a retro ThinkPad laptop that embraces design touches from the clamshell's unassuming past.

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Why most of us will miss out on Windows Hello, Windows 10's facial recognition feature

The expensive depth cameras needed to make it a reality will appear on high-end PCs, but not across the board.

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Review: The Lenovo LaVie Z is crazy-light and surprisingly fast

We review the world's lightest 13-inch laptop and find it to be fast, truly light, but weighed down with compromises too.

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Cortana gets her own button on Toshiba's back-to-school Satellite and Radius laptops

Hey kids, you'll be able to call up Cortana from your keyboard, a nice bonus on top of getting Windows 10.

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HP announces back-to-school Envy and Pavilion laptops with USB-C and detachable screens

The convertible Pavilion x2 highlights HP's assortment, which also offers choices between AMD and Intel CPUs.

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Toshiba will build a Cortana button into its Windows 10 laptops

Toshiba may be using the button to distinguish itself from other vendors rushing to ready Windows 10 hardware by this summer. It may also complement voice triggering of Cortana, which has been unreliable in beta.

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As PC interest wanes, Computex loses its luster

Computex struggles to find its focus in the midst of the PC's decline.

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Dell's affordable Ubuntu-powered Inspiron laptops take aim at Chromebooks

Dell's Ubuntu Edition Inspiron laptops may not have the sexiest specs, but the price is certainly right.

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PC makers disclose plans to bring Windows 10 to PCs

Dell will start shipping its first PCs preloaded with Windows 10 on July 29.

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Acer's army of new PCs includes laptops, desktops, and a Chromebox

New offerings include a new 11-inch Switch hybrid, Aspire Z all-in-ones and Chrome desktop

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Lenovo's new trio of low-cost laptops start at $250

One model, the Lenovo Z51, can be upgraded to include Intel's RealSense 3D camera

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Lenovo's profit hit by acquisitions of Motorola, IBM server business

The Chinese PC vendor is pulling more revenue from smartphones, tablets and servers

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MSI vehemently denies Lenovo buyout rumor

MSI both denied the rumor and hinted at legal action toward any rumor-mongerers. Meanwhile, Lenovo stays mum.