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Cloud Services Emerge as CES Trend

Lenovo and Acer separately announce online personal data storage services that make your music, videos, photos, and documents available across all your devices.

Acer Shows Laptop With Intel's New Ivy Bridge Processor at CES

Acer Sunday became one of the first PC makers to show a laptop using Intel's upcoming Core processor code-named Ivy Bridge.

Acer to Offer Free Cloud Service, Shows Super-slim Ultrabook

Acer kicked off the Consumer Electronics Show by previewing a free cloud service for storing images and other documents online, and showing a novel Ultrabook laptop.

Acer Icona Tablet to Sell for $329

The 10-inch tablet comes with 8 GB of storage, although a 16 GB model is available for an extra $20.


Ultrabooks: Laptops as Light as Air

Ultrabooks--from Acer, Asus, Lenovo, and Toshiba--promise to deliver enough power to satisfy your needs in a thinner, lighter package than previous Windows laptops could offer. We took the first Ultrabooks for a spin in the PCWorld Labs.

Acer Betting Big on Ultrabooks in 2012

Acer says it will concentrate on selling Intel's new class of super-thin laptops in established markets such as the United States.

Ultrabooks May Get 5 Percent to 10 Percent Price Cut in Early 2012

Intel is reportedly offering subsidies to manufacturers to get the price of Ultrabooks lower.


Laptops of 2012: What to Expect

All the pieces are in place for a surge in laptop sales next year--from new Intel chips to the planned launch of the Windows 8 operating system to sleeker designs.

Acer Says It Will Continue Making Netbooks

The netbook market may be dwindling, but it's not dead yet.

20 Great Gifts for the Tech Obsessed

Here's some great advice for present for the tech maven in your life (and cool tech to consider for yourself).