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Brace for Ultrabook Glut

Ultrabooks are expected to join tablets as the big category for new products at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, although some may never appear off the show floor.


Acer Aspire S3: The Basic Ultrabook

Acer hopes to stimulate sales of its Aspire S3 Ultrabook with a low price of $899, but competition is tough.

Toshiba Ultrabook Laptop Heading to Best Buy for $899

Toshiba’s Ultrabook joins the Acer Aspire S3 in being the most affordable of Intel’s new category of thin-and-light laptops.


GameStop Starts Selling Android Tablets

Analysis: GameStop isn’t getting onto the tablet business just so it can sell Bluetooth game controllers. What else is up?


"Like" the Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook? If So, You Could Win One on Facebook

Acer is giving away an Ultrabook a day on its giveaway Facebook page. "Like" the page to enter the contest.


Acer Debuts Four New All-in-One PCs

Two of the new devices are consumer-orientated and feature multitouch displays.

Spec Showdown: Acer Aspire S3-951 Ultrabook vs. 13.3-inch MacBook Air

Acer is expected to announce its MacBook Air alternative Ultrabook laptop--the $900 Aspire S3-951--Tuesday.


Acer's S3 Ultrabook Cracks $1000 Barrier

Acer on Monday shipped its Aspire S3 ultrabook starting at $899, becoming the first to crack the $1000 price barrier in Intel's new category of thin and light notebooks.

Tablet Fire Sale: 5 Cheap Tablets

Between the iPad and the upcoming Kindle Fire, it's a tough market for other tablet makers. But their loss is your gain--score these cheap tablets now!


Asus Ultrabook Laptops to Launch October 11

The Asus Ultrabooks appear to be the first in this new category of ultraportable laptops to arrive to consumers.