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New Chromebooks coming this year from Asus and Acer, report suggests

Samsung, Lenovo, and HP are expected to release Chromebooks soon as well.

Samsung rationalizes PC naming scheme

All Windows computers will be incorporated into the ATIV brand.

Design innovation: The PC's secret weapon in the war for relevance

As tablets gobble up low-end sales, PC makers are turning to increasingly innovative designs to (hopefully) spur high-end demand.

Western Digital rolls out ultra-slim 5mm Ultrabook drives

If you want the thinnest of Ultrabooks but don't need a costly SSD, WD's new thin and slim 5mm hard drives—in standard and hybrid varieties—can save you both space and dough.

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The best Windows 8 machines you can buy today

Our top tablet, laptop, and desktop picks from the first generation of Windows 8 hardware are touch-friendly and ready to change your expectations of what a computer should be.

Review: Lenovo’s IdeaPad Yoga 11 is convertible, portable, and…it runs Windows RT

This laptop-tablet hybrid would be a lot more tempting if it ran Windows 8.

Review: Lenovo’s IdeaPad Y500 offers excellent gaming specs for the price

Lenovo's made a solid-performing gaming laptop in a smaller, lighter, cheaper package.

What's your obsolete tech really worth on eBay?

Looking for gold in that Commodore 64? Should you resell or recycle the Nintendo in your garage? Here's what some of the signature pieces of tech of the past 40 years are really worth on eBay.

Move over, Apple: Toshiba Kirabook gives Windows its first Retina rival

Toshiba's ultra-premium Kirabook sports a display with an eye-popping 2560-by-1440 resolution that rivals Apple's vaunted Retina display.

Tablets will take over in three years, Gartner estimates

Three years from now, tablet computers will outsell traditional Windows PCs, and do so by a whopping 72 percent, according to the latest projections from Gartner. In between, PC shipments drop at ever faster rates.

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