Don't-Miss Laptop Stories
Google's Chromebook Pixel is a stunning piece of hardware, but it's running a simplistic operating system that doesn't need hardcore performance. So why does this device even exist? The laptop's slogan provides the answer.
Hewlett-Packard's CEO has dismissed persistent rumors that the company might break itself up in a move that could create more value for shareholders.
Hewlett-Packard reported a drop in profit for the last quarter as printer and PC sales both declined, but said cost-cutting measures the company announced last year are starting to pay off.
Now with a full HD display, this developer-focused machine will soon roll out in Europe as well.
Unlike earlier Chromebooks, which had basic specs and low costs, the Chromebook Pixel announced Thursday has touchscreen capability, a high-quality display, and pricing that starts at $1299.
Google is working on a touchscreen laptop loaded with Chrome OS, and the notebooks will be on store shelves before the end of the year. Sound familiar?
Some major computer makers are pushing Office 365 with their new PCs, but others have stuck with a more traditional bundling tactic of including a factory-installed, single-license trial.
Microsoft's new Surface tablets haven't taken the world by storm, but CEO Steve Ballmer says that pushing innovation is just as important as pushing sheer sales.
Dell reported another quarter of declining revenue and profits as the company's CEO continues his battle to take the PC maker private.
Opening its own brick-and-mortar retail stores could help Google sell more of its Chromebooks, Nexus tablets and other hardware, analysts said, reacting to online reports that Google may soon be coming to the local shopping mall.
New evidence found in Google's Chrome OS code is fueling rumors that a high-end device is on the way.
'Do not use UEFI on any Samsung laptops,' developer advises
Dell's decision to go private has led to mixed reaction from the company's customers, who are watching developments closely as they consider the next steps in their product procurement plans.
The Ultrabooks have Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system