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Intel CTO Justin Rattner

Where are our wirelessly charging Ultrabooks, Intel?

Intel promised us that Ultrabooks with wireless charging would arrive in 2013. As Intel joins the A4WP wireless charging consortium, we have to ask: where are they?

How 802.11ac networking boosts the MacBook Air's Wi-Fi performance

The new MacBook Air sports built-in compatibility with the newest draft networking standard, 802.11ac, an upgrade of the current 802.11n.

Lab Tested: Haswell MacBook Air speeds up with faster graphics, flash storage

The improved graphics and faster storage provide a nice boost to the 2013 MacBook Air when compared to last year's model.

New MacBook Airs offer all-day battery life, better graphics performance

New MacBook Airs unveiled by Apple Monday feature better battery life and faster graphics.

on macworld.com

Sony unveils slider Vaio Duo packing Intel's Haswell

Just a day after Intel launched its new Haswell mobile processor, Sony unveiled two new laptops based on the chip. The Vaio Duo is a slider, that can be used as a tablet PC or, with the screen angled back, a laptop while the Vaio Pro is a thin and light Ultrabook.

Sony announces the Haswell-powered VAIO Pro and VAIO Duo Series Ultrabooks

Latest updates to the VAIO series are supremely light and feature Sony's X-Reality picture engine, carried over from the company's television product line.

Dell XPS 11 (3)

New laptops and hybrids emerge as 'fatbooks' are kicked to the curb

The trusty old laptop is being kicked to the curb, with PC makers trying to spice up their offerings by pushing a variety of hybrids, tablets and smaller-screen devices at the Computex trade show in Taipei this week.

Ultrabooks with Intel's Core chips

Samsung, Intel team up to stream media from PCs to TVs

Samsung TVs will be able to play movies streamed directly from PCs running Intel's latest processors by the end of this year.

Thinner, touchier, more efficient: Intel tightens its Ultrabook definition

With the launch of its 4th-gen Core CPUs, Intel also increases the Ultrabook's baseline requirements.

Acer bets big on Haswell: Announces more than 20 products based on Intel’s 4th-generation Core processor

At Computex, Acer reveals big lineup of Ultrabooks, notebooks, and an update to its Predator desktop gaming PC.

Microsoft: Here's why businesses will want Windows 8.1

Security, manageability, flexibility: Microsoft executives outlined several undisclosed features of Windows 8.1 at its TechEd conference on Monday.

Intel releases faster, more-efficient Core CPUs in renewed bid for mobile market

Intel finally takes the wraps off its highly anticipated, all-new 4th-generation Core microarchitecture, codenamed Haswell.

Opera browser for PCs reborn as Opera Next

The new Opera Next 15 beta is the re-imagined and slimmed-down version of Opera's desktop browser. Its release comes on the heels of the company's revamp of Opera 14 for Android.

Intel releases key details of its Atom redesign

The new SoC uses 3D transistors and will be assembled using a 22nm manufacturing process.

on techhive.com