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HP launches consumer laptops with plenty of touch

Today's announcement includes a 14-inch touchscreen model for just $399 and a huge, 17.3-inch laptop.

HP $399 touchscreen laptop breaks price barrier

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Hewlett-Packard has introduced a new wave of Envy and Pavilion thin and light laptops, including an 11.6-inch touchscreen model priced aggressively at $399.

Windows 8.1 laptops with AMD's new chips to support wireless display

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Advanced Micro Devices hopes to regain share in the PC processor market with its upcoming chips based on the Jaguar core, which will bring console-like gaming and wireless displays to laptops with Windows 8 and its successor, Windows Blue.

AMD reveals next-gen mobile CPUs, claims unprecedented graphics performance

Temash, Kabini, and Richland processors promise graphics performance on par with current-generation discrete GPUs.

HP profit falls as PC and server sales decline

Hewlett-Packard reported a 32 percent drop in profit for its second fiscal quarter, due partly to slower sales of PCs and servers.

Western Digital releases its first 1.5TB mobile drive

HGST has announced its highest capacity 9.5mm-high mobile drive, a 1.5TB, three-platter model that is being targeted at the "prosumer" market.

MSI's GX70 gaming laptop sports AMD's fresh, new flagship APU and GPU

It's official: AMD's next generation of notebook technology is here.

Touchscreen notebooks snag 10 percent of the laptop market, report claims

Touchscreen adoption is definitely coming along, just not as fast as the PC industry hoped it would.

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Samsung readies world's most pixel-packed laptop display

Samsung will preview a 13.3-inch LCD notebook panel with a whopping 3200-by-1800 resolution screen that beats Apple's Retina display.

As tablets rival laptops, Asus straddles both formats

In the face of a slump in PC sales and industry debate over whether the smartphone or tablet is now the preferred tool for a large segment of domestic and even small business users, Asus continues to release a number of combined and flexible devices that try to play on both sides of the dividing lines.

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Electronics deals are skimpy on the eve of Memorial Day sales

Memorial Day touts the start of summer sales, but bargain-hunters might do well to be patient and wait for a few upcoming events that will bring real deals.

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Falling PC sales cause Dell's profit to dive

Dell reported another quarter of declining profits and revenue Thursday as CEO Michael Dell continues his fight to take the company private.

Google shows off Chrome improvements for better, faster mobile browsing

Google used a portion of its I/O keynote to highlight achievements for its Chrome browser, including updates to both the desktop and mobile versions as well as new developer tools.