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Tablet shipments expected to at least double those of laptops and ultra-slim PCs in 2014

Tablet sales continue to increase as sales of laptops and other PCs decline.

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Chromecast: At home in the boardroom as well as the living room

Chromecast is aimed at consumers, but Google’s new streaming media device can also be a cost-effective tool for businesses to display and present content as well.

Seagate SSHD

Seagate hybrid drive promises speed boost below the cost of flash

Seagate introduced the Seagate Enterprise Turbo SSHD, which it calls the world’s first enterprise hybrid drive.

What Microsoft's Earnings Report Means for Small Businesses

Microsoft's quarterly results revealed a dip in the company's stock, but small and medium businesses shouldn’t panic.

Oracle and ARM to tweak Java

Oracle and ARM are working together to make the Java programming language more suitable for ARM processors, in order to encourage its use for embedded systems and enterprise software.

Microsoft Surface in Palo Alto

Surface RT can help small businesses reduce IT costs

It’s not for everyone, but at $350 Microsoft's tablet could be used as a primary PC for many users

Computer graphics market projects for 2013 and ahead from Jon Peddie Research

Study: Graphics market to grow and spawn employment opportunities

The computer hardware and software graphics market will grow in the coming years as applications become visually demanding, and employment opportunities in the field will expand, according to a study released on Tuesday.

Surface RT price still misses the sweet spot for business

Microsoft slashed the price of the Surface RT, but it's still not enough to make the tablet attractive for businesses.

Lenovo turns to software partnerships to expand server business

Lenovo is expanding software partnerships as it tries to break into a server market dominated by Hewlett-Packard, IBM and Dell.

The PC fights back: U.S. sales decline is slowing

PC sales continue to decline, but a closer look at the numbers shows that U.S. sales are stabilizing, though worldwide sales trends remain grim.

EMC bets on flash storage with ScaleIO buy

Boosting its portfolio of solid state storage technologies, EMC is acquiring ScaleIO, a purveyor of storage management software, for an undisclosed amount of cash.

NFC in a printer? The Brother MFC-J870dw lets you touch and print

Brother's MFC-J870dw looks like any other mid-priced color inkjet multifunction, but it has a hidden, unique feature: near-field connectivity, for touch-and-go printing with NFC-equipped mobile devices.

Gartner downgrades 2013 global IT spending forecast on currency shifts

Gartner has lowered its expectations for growth this year in global IT spending, saying it will rise 2 percent to $3.7 trillion. Earlier this year, the analyst firm predicted 2013 growth of 4.1 percent.