PCs are still a leading computing platform, but increasingly under fire from new devices.
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My ZDNet colleague, Adrian Kingsley-Hughes, has aired his grievances about Windows PCs and has decided to switch to Macs. But I reckon the root cause of his mid-life computing crisis runs deeper than just the OS.
The regional retailer is offering a first-generation Apple iPad mini for $249.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate.
The office superstore is offering sales on Google Nexus 7 tablets and a Lenovo Ultrabook for $529.99.
Are you looking for a clamshell-style laptop? The world's largest online market, Amazon.com, has a huge selection, with cheap Chromebooks at the top of the list. What does that list say about the three very different ecosystems for this familiar form factor?
It's offering the Apple iPad Air for the lowest price yet -- $449.99 -- and the Microsoft Surface RT for $199.99.
The retail giant will offer a $100 gift card with the purchase of the first-generation iPad mini for $299 starting on Thanksgiving. It's also selling an HP notebook for $178.
Among the retailer specials are the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1-inch tablet for $299.99 and a Dell Inspiron laptop with an Intel Haswell Core i7 processor for $699.99.
After more than two decades of being a dedicated Windows power user, and having invested tens of thousands of hours into mastering the platform, and run versions spanning from 3.0 to 8.1, I've now all but given up on Windows.
After more than two years on the market, Chromebooks appear to be suffering from the same malaise as netbooks. The latest figures from IDC show that only Samsung has been able to ship more than "tiny volumes" of Chromebooks, and most sales have been in the K-12 education market, not to consumers.
Specials include the new Venue 8 Android tablet for $129.99, and an Inspiron 15 notebook doorbuster for $199.99.
How low can they go? PC shipments continue to slide as hardware companies still grapple with the rise of tablets.
The Chinese PC maker saw a 36 percent rise in its net profit to US$219.7 million, as it powers ahead despite an industry slump by expanding in mobile devices and better cost controls.
At just 9.5mm thin, Seagate is pegging the Spinpoint M9T as the world’s thinnest 2TB, 2.5-inch hard drive.
The troubled computer maker's chief executive will step down after the company took a financial bullet to the chest in its fiscal third quarter earnings.
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