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Android on pace to surpass one billion devices this year, says Gartner

But percentage-wise, the number of devices based on Apple OSes is increasing faster, according to the market research company

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Intel introduces new chips to help PCs see, hear, and feel

Laptops with the integrated 3D camera will be available later this year from OEMs including Acer, Asus, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Lenovo, and NEC.

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Toshiba's Chromebook is the company's first Googley laptop

The Chromebook ranks swell thanks to Toshiba, whose first entry also happens to be the first 13-inch Chromebook.

Nuance, Intel build speech commands into PCs -- finally

If you're the kind of person who wanders around your kitchen commanding various devices to play Rolling Stones hits, this new technology may be for you.

HP CES commercial PC announcements

HP ships an Android all-in-one PC, plus several business laptops and desktops

In addition to its first all-in-one to run Android 4.3 instead of Windows, the company also announced several new Windows laptops and desktops at CES.

Lenovo's shape-shifting laptops, tablets receive a facelift

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Lower pricing hasn't stopped Lenovo from adding a gaggle of new features and innovations to its latest hybrid laptops and tablets.

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Lenovo's mobile CES portfolio: A new ThinkPad X1 Carbon, fresh convertibles, and tablets

Plenty of business and consumer computers in the lineup, including an all-new Yoga 2.

Acer's $1100 Android all-in-one shows stunning visuals

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Acer's TA272 HUL all-in-one has a 27-inch touch display with a resolution of 2560 by 1440 pixels.

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Acer cashes in on Chromebook craze with new laptop

Acer's new touchscreen Chromebook is an awful lot like its other touchscreen Chromebook, but it's white.

CES 2014 predictions

Laptops, Chromebooks, tablets: The PCs we expect to see at CES 2014

Computers won't take center stage this year, but we predict there will be several standout product announcements at the annual trade show.

Legal ruling

US judge dismisses challenge to border laptop searches

Searches done by U.S. Customs and Border Protection without a show of reasonable suspicion are rare and don't require reasonable suspicion, a federal judge said

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Chromebooks' success punches Microsoft in the gut

Amazon, NPD Group trumpet sales of the bare-bones laptops in 2013 to consumers and businesses

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The HP Chromebook 11 returns to store shelves

After a faulty charger scuttled Christmas sales, the HP Chromebook is available once again.