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Hands-on: Windows 8.1 Update helps solve mouse and keyboard woes

Don't use touch? Neither do 60 percent of Windows PC users. The Windows 8.1 Update releasing April 8th aims to make the transition easier for mouse-and-keyboard faithful.

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HP's all-in-one Z1 G2 sports Thunderbolt, touchscreen

HP has unveiled its second-generation all-in-one workstation, the Z1 G2 with its graphics and processor boost and a 27-inch display with optional touch capabilities.

Black Friday doorbuster deals: The TVs, phones, and PCs that aren't total ripoffs

We evaluate specs and prices to help you make your Black Friday deal-buying count.

Finger-friendly laptops aren't touching a chord with notebook buyers

Windows 8 may have been built for touch, but laptop buyers are sticking to the ol' keyboard and mouse.

Touchscreen monitor shootout: Dell's P2314T takes on Samsung's S24C770T

Use Windows 8 the way it’s intended. These huge, high-res touchscreens tilt deeply for easier use.

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Lenovo delays touchscreen option for ThinkPad X240 laptop

In forums, customers have expressed an interest in buying the laptop with either a touchscreen or a full HD screen but the touchscreen option is on hold until at least December.

Apple rules, Android drools for responsive tablet touchscreens

And Microsoft's Surface RT falls firmly in the middle.

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Intel: 'Touch as a supply issue is completely gone'

Although early sales of Windows 8 notebooks were constrained by the lack of touchscreens, senior executives at Intel said that those problems have vanished.

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HP at IFA: Three new Envy all-in-ones, a liquid-cooled Envy Phoenix, and two displays

HP takes the wraps off four new consumer PCs and two displays in Berlin

Touchscreens won't kill the keyboard -- entirely, Microsoft researcher says

If touchscreens eventually become the new normal, does this mean an end to legacy keyboards, as well as devices like the BlackBerry Q10? Not entirely, researchers believe.