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Toshiba Encore tablet with Windows 8.1 and Bay Trail (2)

Bay Trail tablets with Windows 8.1 will hit stores next week

The tablets, with starting prices from $299 to $350, include Dell’s Venue 8 Pro, Toshiba’s Encore, and Asustek’s Transformer Book T100.

PC sales continue to plunge, but the drop is less steep

IDC and Gartner report that the PC market continued downhill during the third quarter, although IDC, at least, reported sales were better than expected.

Rapid Review: Asus G750JH

An Ultrabook it's not, but if you're looking for a powerful, portable gaming rig, this Haswell-powered Asus G750JH delivers the goods.

Revamped Asus PadFone Infinity hybrid packs a more potent one-device punch

Meet the new Asus PadFone Infinity, an awful lot like the old Asus PadFone Infinity—but faster.

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Intel IDF 2013

12 of the coolest technologies we spotted at IDF 2013

There was a lot of great new products on display at this year's Intel Developer Forum, including powerful new CPUs, power-sipping SoCs, and PCs in brand-new form factors.

Asus announces the world's first NFC-enabled PC tower

The Asus M70 PC is the world's first NFC-enabled desktop, but beyond that, it's just plain built for playing nice with smartphones.

Overclocking with liquid nitrogen

Five benchmarking world records bite the dust at the Intel Developer Forum

Expert overclockers use liquid nitrogen to push gaming rigs to the limit, setting all-new benchmarking records.

PC benchmarking world records smashed at the 2013 Intel Developer Forum

Teams of expert overclockers use liquid nitrogen to push gaming rigs to the limit, setting all-new benchmark records.

Asus Zenbook UX301 Ultrabook

Asus demos two new Zenbooks, three Transformers, and an ultraportable laptop at IFA

New proudcts include Ultrabooks with Gorilla Glass lids, Windows/Android hybrids, and a budget-oriented ultraportable.

New Fonepad and Memo Pad tablets from Asus

Asustek on Wednesday announced new tablets with different screen sizes, adding new 6-inch and 7-inch models to its Fonepad lineup and also two new 8- and 10-inch Memo Pad tablets.

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5 budget laptops for college students: We name the best

Being a cash-strapped student requires making a few hardware compromises, but a nice notebook is still within reach.

Review: The Asus ET2702 is a good all-in-one PC (if you can’t afford a Dell XPS 27 Touch)

The ET2702 has a very high-res 27-inch display, but the absence of one component renders it an also-ran in our benchmark competition.