Don't-Miss Laptop Stories

Yoga styles and Windows 7: Dell XPS 11 hybrid, refreshed XPS 13 Ultrabook hit the streets

Dell's latest laptops flip, bend, and kick it OS old school to grab your attention.

Acer Chromebook C720 (3)

Acer drops Chromebook price to $200

With a new wave of Chromebooks hitting the market with price tags more than $200, this move by Acer could trigger a price war.

HP Chromebook 11 pulled off shelves due to overheating charger

Google and HP halt all sales for the HP Chromebook 11 after reports of damaged, overheating chargers start trickling in.

Win a tablet or convertible in PCWorld's 2013 Lenovo Sweepstakes

Announcing the PCWorld 2013 Lenovo Sweepstakes

Acer Computex 2013 Laptops

Do-or-die time for Acer as it hunts for winning strategy

With consumers flocking to tablets and smartphones, Acer’s once-thriving PC business has been left in the dust.

Acer CEO resigns as company plans restructuring and layoffs

Acer CEO J.T. Wang is resigning from his post at the Taiwanese PC maker and will be replaced by president Jim Wong as part of a corporate restructuring that will try to revitalize the company's sagging fortunes.

Dell: Yes, our laptop smells like cat pee, but it's not cat pee

Users say Dell's Latitude E6430u laptop has a distinct odor, but the company says the nauseating smell won't actually make you sick.

Lenovo ThinkPad X240 (2)

Lenovo delays touchscreen option for ThinkPad X240 laptop

In forums, customers have expressed an interest in buying the laptop with either a touchscreen or a full HD screen but the touchscreen option is on hold until at least December.

tablets

Tablet shipments will jump 53% in 2013, Gartner says

Tablets shipments will soar ahead by 53 percent in 2013 as desktop and laptop shipments decline by 11 percent, research firm Gartner forecast.

Benchmarks: Upgraded graphics boost new 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro

Macworld Lab has test results for the new 13-inch Retina MacBook Pro laptops.

No surprise here: Teardown reveals you won't fix the latest MacBook Pro yourself

If you wear out your headphone jack, you're staring at a $1,000 repair.

Summary: Apple unveils slew of new iPads, MacBooks, Mac Pro, and apps

In a fast-paced event Tuesday, Apple unleashed a bunch of new products across its iPad and Mac product lines, along with updates to over 20 apps and (oh, yeah) a new version of OS X, too.

on macworld.com

Dell claims 10 hours of battery life for new desktop replacement

Dell's Precision M3800 mobile workstation has a screen with a resolution of 3200 by 1800 pixels and starts at $1799. It's targeted at engineers and creative professionals who need strong application and graphics capabilities.