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Samsung, Apple top tech list in Fortune Global 500

Mixed results in the Fortune 500's technology sector, as mobile is up year-over-year, cellular is about flat, but the biggest losses in the PC market, as desktops and laptops are taking a backseat for smartphones.

July 8, 2013

Lenovo to launch games service in China

To be launched in third-quarter 2013, Lenovo Game World will offer social networking features and gameplay tips, and is aimed at overtaking Samsung smartphones in China as well as reducing reliance on the ThinkPad business.

June 24, 2013 by

The next PC game-changer: The Android-powered PC

The PC industry is stagnating, with consumers shifting to iOS and Android-powered tablets and smartphones. If consumers like Android so much — currently over 1.5 million new devices are activated daily — then why not give them Android-powered PCs?

May 6, 2013

The vanishing PC: Race to the bottom accelerates

The demand for more performance and features has traditionally kept the PC from falling too far, too fast. Those days may now be ending, hastened by cheap tablets. The industry is responding with new platforms for low-cost laptops and tablets running Windows 8 and Android.

April 30, 2013

Waiting for PC sales to recover? Don't hold your breath

PC shipments have had a terrible quarter, and it seems that there's nothing that can be done to save the desktop and notebook from further erosion by post-PC devices such as tablets and smartphones. And things are not going to get any better.

April 11, 2013

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