Apple was the only top-five computer maker to post shipment gains in the U.S. during the final quarter of 2011, a pair of research firms say.
Lenovo and Acer separately announce online personal data storage services that make your music, videos, photos, and documents available across all your devices.
Acer Sunday became one of the first PC makers to show a laptop using Intel's upcoming Core processor code-named Ivy Bridge.
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.
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 says it will concentrate on selling Intel's new class of super-thin laptops in established markets such as the United States.
Intel is reportedly offering subsidies to manufacturers to get the price of Ultrabooks lower.