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New rugged laptop from Dell has a screen with a twist

Dell introduces a 11.6-inch rugged laptop that can double up as a tablet

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Fumble-free USB 3.1 connector will be in products by year end

USB Implementers Forum says final USB 3.1 specification will be published in July

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"A disruptive force": 2.1 million Chromebooks shipped in 2013, says ABI Research

It's not a huge number, but enough to keep PC makers interested.

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Wall Street Beat: Mixed news for tech puts dent in sector confidence

Nasdaq Computer index closes down for the week

Lenovo recalls ThinkPad batteries for fire hazard

The company has set up a Web page about the recall, which affects numerous laptops sold in 2010 and 2011.

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Nvidia announces its all-new GeForce 800M line of notebook GPUs

New chips deliver more gaming power and longer battery life, plus other novel features.

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Hands-on: Updated Razer Blade and Blade Pro laptops are slim, more supercharged

These gaming laptops add Nvidia's swanky new mobile GPUs, and the ultrathin Blade adds a Retina-class touch display and other goodies.

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IGEL turns old laptops into thin clients with new software

The company's Universal Desktop Converter 2 software costs $80 per laptop

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Samsung debuts Chromebook 2 with full HD screen

The new Chromebooks take visual cues from the Note 3, with more oomph in the processor department.

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Video: Hands-on with the HP Pavilion x360 at Mobile World Congress

Why yes, it really does look just like one of Lenovo's Yoga notebooks.

Hands on with the HP Pavilion x360

It looks like a laptop, but it's actually a pretty cool hybrid. Melissa Riofrio has the details from Mobile World Congress.

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HP to expand its mobile broadband service to the U.S. this summer

DataPass service will be bundled with select HP consumer laptops and tablets.

HP brings 'couch potato mode' to Pavilion X360 hybrid

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HP's $399.99 Pavilion X360 hybrid can be placed in a tent mode, making it easier to place on tables to watch movies

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Will HP’s Yoga-like Pavilion x360 get Lenovo’s chakras in a bunch?

HP unveils new convertible notebook at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona.