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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.

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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.

MacBook Pro

Apple reduces non-Retina MacBook Pro line to a single offering

If you want to get a MacBook Pro without a Retina display, you now have only one choice.

Retina MacBook Pro gets major overhaul

The Retina MacBook Pro lineup features new processors and lower price tags.

LG hints at pending Chrome OS devices with trademark filings

LG's move for Chrome trademarks in the U.S. and Australia may mean LG Chrome devices are on the company's plate.

Samsung taking preorders on Core i7 Ativ Book 9 Plus

The new 13.3-inch Ultrabook features a 3200-by-1800-pixel display; it ships in November.