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Dell Launches Two XPS Laptops, One with Ultrabook Capabilities

The laptops feature thin aluminum casings, edge-to-edge displays with hardened Corning Glass, backlit chiclet keyboards and multigesture touchpads.

Smartphones and Laptops: New Ways to Pair Them

Soon, your mobile devices will work in harmony. Here's a look at the burgeoning simpatico relationship between smartphones and laptops.


Meet the New PC: Not the Same as the Old PC

The PC revolution ended years ago. The new PC revolution starts today.


Acer Announces Sub-$700 Ultrabooks Upgradable to Windows 8

The Timeline Ultra M5 Ultrabooks start at $679.99 and will be upgradable to Microsoft's upcoming Windows 8 Pro for $14.99.

Microsoft Surface Tablet: 5 Questions

Microsoft's new Surface tablet looked good at its introduction, but questions about pricing, arrival, connectivity, and more remain unanswered.

Dell XPS 14 and XPS 15 Ultrabooks Specs Leaked, Report Claims

If what we know is true, it looks like Dell’s XPS Ultrabooks will be competing on solid specs and performance, rather than low prices.


Vizio's Ultrabook PCs: Real MacBook Air Rivals, at Last?

Vizio's combination of low prices, high-end materials, and solid specs on these Ultrabooks will likely make a big splash in the Windows PC market,


Ultraslim Ultrabook Laptops Get Cheaper

Prices on new versions of slim Ultrabooks get closer to the prices of standard laptops.


Retina MacBook vs. PC Laptops: Battle Begins

Will the new Retina MacBook Pro rain on the PC laptop parade or inspire another flood of PC notebook clones?

Computex 2012: Hot New Gear on Display

The devices unveiled so far give a clear indication of what you’ll be able to buy this year when Windows 8 ships.