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Intel launches notebook, tablet for schools

Intel launched a pair of reference designs for schools, loading up a tablet and a clamshell PC design with education-focused software and peripherals.

After fourth-quarter loss, Acer executives agree to pay cut

It's the third consecutive quarter for which Acer has reported a net loss.

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PCs drive Intel's earnings, but 'Bay Trail' Android tablets are on the horizon

In a twist, processors designed for consumer PCs outperform Intel's expectations, while the usually reliable Xeon chips fall short.

As it misses earnings target, Intel talks up PC sales

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.

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ICE turns to the crowd to fund its xPC modular computer

The xPC, a Windows computer that can "transform" into a notebook or tablet PC, will ship by June, its backers say.

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HP Chromebook 11 with 4G LTE pops up at Best Buy

It's unclear when this Chromebook will be more widely available, but expect online sales to begin soon.

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HP's all-in-one Z1 G2 sports Thunderbolt, touchscreen

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.

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Chromebooks enter homes, schools, small businesses

The Chromebook owns just 1 percent of the PC market, but may find long-term success in the classroom.

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Lenovo widens lead as PC market decline slows

Worldwide PC shipments dipped again in the fourth quarter of 2013, but analysts said that they believe the market is leveling out. Lenovo continued to hold the top spot as the world's leading PC supplier.

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Gigabyte's Aorus X7 gaming laptop stuffs two GPUs into a slim, sleek package

Thin is in with Gigabyte's latest gaming laptop.

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Best of CES 2014: PCWorld and TechHive editors select their top products from the show

Thousands of products are showcased at CES each year. Here are the 10 products from the 2014 show that stood out from the crowd.

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Best of CES Awards: We name the hottest gear in Las Vegas

We've spent the past week in Las Vegas looking at the products unveiled at the annual Consumer Electronics Show. These 10 stand out from the crowd.

The best products of CES

PCWorld and TechHive editors have spent the past week at International CES. Here are the 10 products that stand out from the crowd.

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Hands-on: Intel's RealSense is both productive and fun

Intel's depth cameras, which it will supply to a number of PC makers in the coming year, impressed in a hands-on demo here in Vegas.