The region, first known as a computer virus factory, has since became one of the most advanced security hubs in the world, housing companies like Kaspersky, Bitdefender, and ESET. This is how it happened.
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After years of PC shipments declining, Gartner reports the market is picking up in the US and Europe.
The CompuLab MintBox 2, a fanless mini-PC running Linux Mint is available to buy directly in Europe, but the first batch has already sold out.
Authorities identify 10 suspects, including Acer spokesperson Henry Wang, after conducting raids at 14 office locations to investigate allegations that shares were sold just before the Taiwanese PC maker was due to announce its third-quarter 2013 losses.
If you want a PC running Windows 7, where do you look? Skip your local office superstore or big-box retailer and go where the business buyers go. In those channels, you'll find that Windows 7 never went away. In fact, it's not just alive, it's thriving.
HP and Lenovo are betting that Android PCs can convert both office and home Windows PC users to Android.
If you have a Windows Phone 8 device and rely on Office documents, Microsoft has released a new app called Office Remote that might help liven up PowerPoint presentations.
The office superstore is offering sales on Google Nexus 7 tablets and a Lenovo Ultrabook for $529.99.
Ask yourself: Do you really need to use Office, or is some other post-PC-era service going to do a good enough job for you?
Dell and Telefonica, the telco behind O2, have expanded the NetReady pay-as-you-go bundled laptop and 3G service to 29 countries in Europe.
Number of PC shipments to Western Europe continue to decline for every PC manufacturer except Lenovo.
Storage startup launches an updated version of its hybrid NAS/private cloud solution.
The broader availability of Microsoft's latest operating sytem has done little to prop up the ailing PC market in Western Europe.
According to a report by MacTech, Microsoft's recent tweak to PC Office licensing now includes the Mac version.
Microsoft's new "no transfer" policy for Office 2013 has left some customers asking what happens if the original PC fails and needs replacement. A corporate blog post tries to "add clarity" to the issue, but what the company really needs to do is change the license terms themselves. UPDATED: Microsoft reverses policy, will allow transfers after all.
Read your licence: the most popular version of Office 2010 could also only be used on a single PC...
Microsoft is still tied to Windows and the PC industry, and putting the flagship Office suite on the iPad would give the competing platform additional traction.
Microsoft has lifted the lid on how much the standalone and subscription versions of its productivity suite will cost.
The UK's Information Commissioner's Office has fined Sony Computer Entertainment Europe for the PlayStation Network data breach in April 2011, which it says was preventable.
With one-third of its user base now in Europe, the cloud storage company is getting ready to open its first office outside of the US.
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