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Steam Machines and 3D cameras: How Dell's using innovation to draw attention

The Alienware Alpha console and razer-thin Dell Venue 8 7000 are only the beginning.

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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.

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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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Scary video highlights danger of damaged Lithium Ion batteries

A battery explosion serves as a reminder to replace damaged Lithium Ion batteries

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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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Modder turns Xbox One into Xbook One laptop

Insert joke about how it's still less powerful than an actual gaming laptop.

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This MSI laptop transforms into monster gaming rig with a gigantic graphics card dock

Trying to decide between a laptop and desktop for your next gaming PC? MSI believes it can offer both in one package.

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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.