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While net profit rose 30 percent for the fourth quarter, the proposed acquisitions of Motorola Mobility and IBM's low-end server unit figure to cause a short-term drop.
Organizations will be able to run their Windows applications on Google Chromebooks with VMware's new desktop virtualization service
The PC isn't going away. It's turning into a coffee table. Or a pint-sized NUC. We talk to Intel's desktop chief about the many faces of the future PC.
As shipments fall, Vaio could be on the block
A case made of switchable smart glass could appear both translucent and opaque.
Intel launched a pair of reference designs for schools, loading up a tablet and a clamshell PC design with education-focused software and peripherals.
It's the third consecutive quarter for which Acer has reported a net loss.
In a twist, processors designed for consumer PCs outperform Intel's expectations, while the usually reliable Xeon chips fall short.
While profits were up modestly from the 2012 fourth quarter, Intel's 2013 earnings came in under Wall Street estimates. Still, the chipmaker said PC sales were actually stronger than expected for the last three months of the year.
The xPC, a Windows computer that can "transform" into a notebook or tablet PC, will ship by June, its backers say.
It's unclear when this Chromebook will be more widely available, but expect online sales to begin soon.
HP has unveiled its second-generation all-in-one workstation, the Z1 G2 with its graphics and processor boost and a 27-inch display with optional touch capabilities.
The Chromebook owns just 1 percent of the PC market, but may find long-term success in the classroom.