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Asus slowly backs away from Windows RT tablets

One of Windows RT's earliest manufacturing supporters is turning its back on the Metro-only operating system.

Asus Chairman Jonney Shih: Nexus 7 'almost broke us'

In an interview with PCWorld and TechHive, Shih riffs on Nexus 7 development, Windows 8 woes, and Asus's smartphone aspirations.

Asus Chairman Jonney Shih: Nexus 7 'almost broke us'

Asus Chairman Jonney Shih stops by to talk about the work his company put into the latest Nexus 7 tablet.

Nexus 7 Leaks

More Nexus 7 pics leak out, because someone at Google can't keep secrets

And yet more Nexus 7 pics hit the Web in the run-up to Google's media event on Wednesday.


Tablet downsizing trend to quicken in second half of 2013

The shift toward smaller tablets will accelerate in the second half of the year when a slew of tablet makers, including Apple, introduce new models with screens 8-in. or smaller, said Richard Shim, an analyst with DisplaySearch.

Asus laptop/tablet hybrid runs Windows and Android

One of the most unique computers unveiled at this year's Computex is the Asus Transformer Book Trio. What looks like an ordinary laptop is actually two computers. Under the keyboard is a Windows PC based on an Intel Core i7 processor, and behind the screen is an Android computer running on an Intel Atom chip.

Today at Computex: Asus grabs the headlines from Haswell

Asus was the big story with a slew of product announcements on the first day of Computex. But now it's Intel's turn to return to the spotlight.


Day 2 at Computex

Coming up from Computex in Taipei we'll hear from Intel's Dadi Perlmutter and check out the company's keynote where we expect to hear more on its Haswell and Bay Trail chips.

Hybrids, tablets, and phones highlight Asus's Computex event

Asus introduced a slew of new products at its Computex press conference in Taipei Monday. Headlining the company’s news was the 7 and 10-inch Memo Pad tablets, which start at $129.

Asus wows crowd with $149 Android tablet

Asus debuted a $149 7-inch Android tablet dubbed the Memo Pad at Computex on Monday.

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Asus unveils VivoMouse, a funky trackpad-mouse hybrid

The Asus VivoMouse combines mouse and trackpad functions and supports Windows 8 gestures, and is intended for use with the VivoPC, a small desktop for offices and living rooms.

Asus FonePad Note

Asus introduces 6-inch Fonepad Note phablet

Asustek Computer introduced a new "phablet" device called the Asus Fonepad Note FHD6, which is part Android phone, part tablet.


Asus Memo Pad 2

Asus intensifies Android tablet price war with $129 Memo Pad HD7

Asustek Computer has fired another shot in the Android tablet price war, putting the starting price for the Asus Memo Pad FHD7 at $129.


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Asus Zenbook Infinity comes clad in Gorilla Glass with a 2500 x 1600 touchscreen display

Asustek Computer is extending its Zenbook family of ultrabooks with a new model with a cover made from Gorilla Glass to make it resistant to scratches.

Today at Computex: Company press events, Haswell in the spotlight

At Computex in Taipei Monday we'll hear from Acer, MSI, Asus and ARM as the companies tout their latest products. We also expect to see a number of Windows tablets and new laptop-table hybrids.