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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.


HP Ultrabooks Coming Soon, Ad Suggests

An advertisement on Google’s ad network suggests that HP will be selling Ultrabook laptops.


Windows Laptops Redefined: Everything You Need to Know About Ultrabooks

The next generation of laptops is thinner and lighter--and may make you think twice about needing a tablet. Should you buy one now?

Acer, Asus to Bring Intel's Thunderbolt Speed Technology to Windows PCs

Intel's Thunderbolt high-speed interconnect technology is currently only available on Apple products.

4G Tablet Showdown: AT&T Stirs Selection with Acer Iconia

Tablet competition broadens to Acer Iconia Tab A501 vs Samsung Galaxy 10.1 vs HTC Jetstream vs non-4G iPad 2.


First Intel-Based Ultrabooks Slated for September

While 2011 looks to be a modest year for shipments of ultra-thin Windows-based laptops, the Ultrabook category is heating up.


Acer Iconia Tab A100 7-inch Android Tablet, $326

B&H is selling the 7-inch, 32GB Acer Iconia Tab Android tablet for only $326--no tax or shipping fees.

Laptop Makers Taking a Timid Approach with Ultrabooks

Acer, Asus, Lenovo, and Toshiba reportedly plan initial shipments of 50,000 units or less, fearful that Apple's MacBook Air will be hard to dethrone in the ultraportable laptop category.