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Intel expands custom processor business

Intel is putting a sharp focus on expanding its custom processor and chip operations in response to a growing trend of companies building servers in-house to meet specific workloads or data center designs.

Review: Maingear's Shift Super Stock Z87 is an exercise in PC gaming decadence

Quite simply, the fastest desktop gaming PC we've ever tested.

Intel previews multimode LTE chips, with eyes on U.S. handset market

Intel is close to shipping multimode LTE capabilities by the end of this month. Why? Because that's how the chipmaker can boost its share of the mobile device market in the U.S.

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.

Report: Graphics market grows, thanks to double-chip dipping

A report from Jon Peddie Research shows an increase in graphics-chip sales, thanks to the addition of both discrete and integrated graphics to more laptops.

Intel proposes new standard to light up data transfers

Intel is looking to use light and lasers to shuffle data faster among servers, and is proposing a new optical interconnect, MXC, that could change the way servers are implemented in data centers.

HP Envy 700-030qe review: It's the components that matter

HP makes some good component choices for the Envy 700-030qe, but the overall package is somewhat imperfect.

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.

Intel's 10-inch Education Tablet

Intel revives OLPC rivalry with new Android tablet design

Intel's 10-inch and 7-inch Android tablet designs come less than a month after One Laptop Per Child’s $149.99 XO Tablet became available in Walmart.

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Review: Gateway's DX4870-UB2C is an affordable workhorse desktop

Gateway's DX4870-UB2C is an old-school midtower desktop that delivers good productivity performance and copious storage for a very reasonable price.