Microsoft touching up Windows 8 to address gripes (Update)
Microsoft is retooling the latest version of its Windows operating system to address complaints and confusion that have been blamed for deepening a slump in personal computer sales.
PCs shed pounds and CD drives, gain touch screens
(AP) -- Personal computers are changing - and not just because of the recent launch of Windows 7. Visit an electronics store and you might also find laptops are missing a familiar component. You could experiment ...
Disputed Joojoo tablet to ship at end of February
(AP) -- The Joojoo, a Web-browsing tablet device that's the subject of a high-profile Silicon Valley legal dispute, appears on track to reach early buyers at the end of February.
Microsoft sees future in Windows 8 amid iPad rise
(AP) -- Microsoft is scrambling to preserve what's left of its kingdom. Since the company released its Windows operating system in 1985, most of the sequels have been variations on the same theme. Not that ...
Acer eyes Japan growth with new cheap laptop
(AP) -- Acer Inc. of Taiwan said Friday it plans solid growth in the previously hard-to-crack Japanese market with a new slim, lightweight laptop that boasts an eight-hour battery life and a cheap price.
Texas Stampede supercomputer to join the eXtreme Digital (XD) program
Dell tablet leak: 10.1-inch display, two-battery choice
China fines LG, Samsung in flat panel price case
China fined South Korean and Taiwanese makers of LCD display screens $56 million on Friday for price-fixing, joining the United States and Europe in a crackdown on the industry.
Dell jumps back into tablet computer market
Dell Inc. has been playing around with mobile devices for more than three years now, but now it finally looks to be making a serious entry into that market.
Michael Dell: After buyout, 'we're all done with whiners'
Michael Dell is buoyant these days. After a marathon campaign to buy the company he founded and take it private, Dell won approval from shareholders in September and completed the $25 billion deal in October.
Dell unveils Android tablet, smartphone
US computer giant Dell has announced plans to launch a new touchscreen tablet computer and a smartphone powered by Google's Android software.
Intel, Microsoft, Dell band together for WiGig
(AP) -- Wi-Fi, WiMax, WirelessHD, WHDI and now ... WiGig?
HP targets Apple's iPad with new tablet
US technology giant Hewlett-Packard rolled out its new TouchPad tablet computer on Friday, seeking to dethrone the dominant Apple iPad and revive its slumping fortunes.
Tablets gain more ground on PCs, survey finds
One-third of computers sold worldwide in the fourth quarter of 2012 were tablets, according to a survey released Wednesday.