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Samsung taking preorders on Core i7 Ativ Book 9 Plus

The new 13.3-inch Ultrabook features a 3200-by-1800-pixel display; it ships in November.

IBM's results hampered by slowing hardware sales

Managing its way nimbly through times of economic sluggishness, IBM reported a 6 percent increase in profit for the third quarter even as its revenue declined.

Best Buy will pay you $200 to $350 for your old Surface tablet

The catch? You'll be paid in store credit.

After leak, HP says revenue will dip slightly next year

HP expects to report a year-over-year revenue decline for its fiscal year 2014, which ends next October, though the decline “will moderate from fiscal 2013,” the company said, meaning it will fall by less.

Study: Most CEOs lack vision and leadership with cutting-edge computer tech

A majority of CEOs are failing to steer their companies towards effective use of new computer technologies, which precludes their organizations from making major business improvements, according to a study from the MIT Sloan Management Review and Capgemini Consulting.

Toshiba unveils new business notebooks under its Portege and Tecra brands

From Ultrabook to mobile workstation, all 5 PCs can use the same docking station.

BYOD security

LG Gate tech separates work and play on BYOD smartphones

Smartphone vendors have rekindled their infatuation with enterprises as the consumer segment fizzles; this week's exhibit is the launch of LG Electronics' Gate, which separates users' professional and private lives through virtualization.

HP downsizes new business laptops

The company said its EliteBook 800 laptop models are 40 percent thinner and 28 percent lighter than previous models.

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Microsoft thinks BYOD with Surface 2 tablet and Windows RT 8.1

Microsoft has more than just consumers in mind with the latest Surface tablet. It's also hoping to woo businesses with features for making easier to secure and manage in IT environments.

Docking station makes Surface Pro 2 ideal business PC

Now that the Surface Pro has a docking station, it can truly be both a PC and a tablet at once.

New 5-inch BlackBerry Z30 still carries the same old stench of death

Yes, it looks like a nice phone. No, it won't save BlackBerry.

After going private Dell says it will stick with PC business

Dell can be more entrepreneurial as a private company, CEO and founder Michael Dell says.

Dell to revive Venue mobile brand with new Windows 8.1 tablet

Dell showed on Wednesday a new Windows 8.1 tablet called Venue, a brand name for mobile devices the PC maker abandoned when it discontinued shipment of smartphones early last year.