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Hands on with Acer's Aspire Switch 10 hybrid

Acer's hybrid is primarily a tablet, but a magnetic keyboard base lets users give it different shapes

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Acer announces a slew of new laptops, tablets, hybrids, and all-in-one PCs

The company also shows off what it says is the world's fastest Chromebook

Three essential 'hardware' tools every PC user needs

You won't need them every day, but when you need them you really, really need them.

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Stop using that Vaio Fit hybrid! Sony warns of fire risk

Sony is getting out of the PC business soon, but there's still time for one last product glitch.

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Meet Novena, the pricey PC that's open-source inside and out

Open your wallet wide, very wide, for this open-source, Kickstarter-funded, homespun laptop.

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Laptop makeover: 5 ways to extend its useful life

You can rebuild it. You have the technology. And if it's acting tired, you have little to lose.

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Microsoft and Google aren't happy with mutant Android-Windows hybrids

Android and Windows in one device may appeal to users, but Microsoft and Google reportedly aren't happy with the idea of sharing space on the same PC.

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Hands-on: Updated Razer Blade and Blade Pro laptops are slim, more supercharged

These gaming laptops add Nvidia's swanky new mobile GPUs, and the ultrathin Blade adds a Retina-class touch display and other goodies.

Microsoft to drop price of Windows 8 licenses 70% for low-end devices, report says

Boot-to-desktop also to become standard for non-touch PCs, according to anonymous source.

Alliance for Wireless Power targets wireless laptop charging, signs up Dell

Charging without a charger just took a baby step closer to being reality.