Nearly 60 percent of computers sold in 2011 were notebooks of one kind or another — desktop PCs, by contrast, accounted for less than 30 percent. Over the years, laptops have become generally slimmer, lighter and less power-hungry, and they will remain the staple tool of business workforces worldwide for the foreseeable future.
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AMD's chief information officer tells ZDNet how his company's efforts to compete amid financial downturn rest on its innovation efforts, because the chipmaker can't innovate without a solid internal IT system.
The computer giant has also announced the B50, G50, Z40, and Z50 notebooks, all starting under $600.
A 17.3-inch desktop replacement is among the other notebooks announced. Prices start at $649.99 for the Best Buy exclusive 14-inch Satellite E45.
Usually when we get a shiny, new gadget, the impact on data usage is the last thing on our minds. If we use the device for work, we'd better pay attention.
The refreshed model of Lenovo's Yoga bends over backward to do everything.
The chip giant's latest device for schoolchildren features a detachable 10-inch tablet, magnifying lens and temperature sensor probe, and Windows 8.1.
The promotion is part of the push to retire the aging OS and will run through April 19.
Readers may have given the ZDNet Great Debate to the 'yawn' vote, but the fact that Office for iPad apps are flying off the shelves suggests that Microsoft has indeed captured the imaginations of increasingly mobile users. Whether it can keep them, is the big question.
Bringing personal devices to work is gaining in popularity, but it's not without responsibility for the employee.
The company claims its new notebooks, due in May, offer features their ruggedized competition currently lack.
Unlike the 22nm Bay Trail processors, Braswell will use a 14nm manufacturing process, though no launch date has been announced.
Shown at the recent Macworld Expo was a super-strong but lightweight stand that can help make the MacBook Pro a real desktop replacement when on the road.
ABI Research predicts that Chromebook sales will continue to increase and reach 11 million shipments worldwide by 2019.
Vendors showed off their latest Thunderbolt peripherals at the recent Macworld Expo, including network and storage adapters, drives, and card cages.
A former Apple salesman and longtime Mac user forsakes the Apple platform for Windows. The post causes Mac fans to go nuts.