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WWDC Recap: Apple unveils big plans for software, hardware for 2013

The rest of this year figures to be packed with Apple products if the company's Worldwide Developers Conference keynote is anything to go by. On Monday, the company showed off major updates to OS X and iOS as well as a planned Mac Pro update that will arrive this fall.

on macworld.com

Why the time is right for the 'Droidbook'

With the confluence of touch, tablets, and Android-powered productivity apps, the time might be right for manufacturers to think about Android-powered notebooks.

Acer N3-220

Intel, Microsoft see their influence slip as mobile and Android ascend at Computex

Surging tablet sales and the muted response to Windows 8 have opened the door for Android at this year's Computex and exposed deeper cracks in the Wintel powerhouse of Windows software and Intel chips.

Notebooks with Intel's version of Kinect due in late 2014

Intel has created a $100 million perceptual computing fund to put its own Kinect-like camera in laptops. As part of the announcement, Intel said that it will add depth cameras to select devices late next year.

Intel's Bay Trail tablets demonstrated on stage at Computex

Intel says Bay Trail-powered tablets will start under $199

Intel expects tablets containing its upcoming Atom processor code-named Bay Trail will cost under US$200, a company executive said Wednesday.

Fujitsu announces a razer-thin Ultrabook with a 3200 x 1800 IGZO display

Fujitsu will this month launch a super-thin Ultrabook, built on Intel's latest Haswell processors, with an 11-hour battery life and a screen with nearly three times HD resolution.

Some 4th-generation Core processor features wouldn't be possible without Intel's all-new Series 8 chipset

The new core-logic's feature set includes faster I/O, greater power efficiency, and speedier boot times.

AMD's next-generation chip code-named Kaveri

AMD hopes to bridge gap between Xbox, PlayStation and PCs

AMD wants to work with programmers to write applications portable across gaming consoles and PCs.

Intel's Atom is on a collision course with Core—and everybody loses

Here's the question that's keeping Intel up at night: If the latest "Bay Trail" Atom chips are really that good, why does anyone need a "Haswell" PC at all?

Dell XPS 11 (3)

New laptops and hybrids emerge as 'fatbooks' are kicked to the curb

The trusty old laptop is being kicked to the curb, with PC makers trying to spice up their offerings by pushing a variety of hybrids, tablets and smaller-screen devices at the Computex trade show in Taipei this week.

Dual-core mobile Haswell processors sip power to compete with tablets

Intel wants to match PC battery life with that of tablets through its new dual-core fourth-generation Core processors code-named Haswell.

Haswell upgrade gives Dell's XPS 12 hybrid 50 percent more battery life

Dell has announced new PCs with Intel's latest fourth-generation Core processors code-named Haswell, including a thinner and lighter XPS 12 laptop-tablet hybrid, which will offer up to 9.5 hours of battery life.

Asus Zenbook Infinity

Why a Haswell PC may quench your thirst for tablets

The most compelling reason to buy one of Intel's fourth-generation Core devices is that it offers tablet-like power characteristics with Windows performance.

Today at Computex: Asus grabs the headlines from Haswell

Asus was the big story with a slew of product announcements on the first day of Computex. But now it's Intel's turn to return to the spotlight.

on techhive.com

Acer bets big on Haswell: Announces more than 20 products based on Intel’s 4th-generation Core processor

At Computex, Acer reveals big lineup of Ultrabooks, notebooks, and an update to its Predator desktop gaming PC.