More than 4,000 shoppers surveyed give you their outlooks on Mac, PC, tablets, and more for Fall semester 2015.
As chief technical officer and head of research and development, Peter Hortensius says he has "the most exciting job" at the world's leading PC manufacturer. He talks ZDNet through some of the company's priorities, including the upcoming Windows 10 launch and its strategy for IBM's x86 server business.
If you regularly switch between a Windows PC and a Mac, here's some good news. The just-released Office 2016 keeps the familiar Mac look and feel but overhauls the user experience to ease the pain of going back and forth. It's available now for Office 365 subscribers.
When one laptop display isn't enough there is a Kickstarter campaign for a device that attaches to your notebook and adds up to two sliding displays.
Don't dig out that USB cable to move files between a PC and a Android phone or tablet. Give Portal a try: It handles large files and folders over Wi-Fi with ease.
The registry-based threat avoids creating PC files and exploits zero-day threats to hijack compromised computers.
The iPad is a decent tool for giving presentations except for the small screen. When a larger display is needed, beam your iPad screen to a Mac or PC.
Processors and RAM are fixed entities in a PC, but right from day one data is incessantly eating away at your storage space. And it's not just your data (which you can manage) but endless gigabytes of temp files and cached junk.
Spending $11 to help extend the life of an $80 PC or Mac notebook charger makes good sense.
In addition to showing media files and running games from the Google Play store, the micro-console can make use of Razer's new Cortex: Stream software to stream PC games -- but at an additional cost.
The computer giant wants to bring Windows to the masses again -- in the form of a tiny desktop box.
Microsoft is porting its server-side .NET stack to Linux and Mac OS X, and is making more of that stack available as open source.
PC sales are declining - despite the end-of-XP support bump - while Mac sales were up 18 percent in Q2 and 21 percent in Q3 of 2014. Why isn't the Mac declining along with Windows PCs?
Apple reported strong numbers for the last three-month period. And if you thought the PC market was anything to go by, you're wrong: the Mac is back.
If we really are in a post-PC era, someone forgot to tell Intel. The company's latest results show its traditional PC and server businesses remain strong, even as it prepares for a different world.
Lenovo believes the company still has a place in the PC market, and says the acquisition of IBM's x86 server business will play a role in helping it grow in that space.
The Unix/Linux Bash security hole can be deadly to your servers. Here's what you need to worry about, how to see if you can be attacked, and what to do if your shields are down.
The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States approved the $2.3 billion sale of IBM's x86 server business to Chinese PC maker Lenovo.
Just as the iPod became a gateway drug for the iPhone, which itself became the gateway drug for the iPad, iOS is set to become the platform that tempts people into the OS X ecosystem.