Last month things went from bad to worse for the PC industry. So far faster chips inside better-designed systems running a new operating system seem to be having little impact. Where do we go from here?
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The show floor hasn't even opened yet, but that hasn't stopped several companies from announcing new devices including smartphones, phablets, and tablets, 2-in-1s and laptops, and of course, yet another smartwatch.
One of the world's largest tech shows takes place in Taiwan this week at an unusual time for the industry. The PC is under pressure, but this is prompting lots of experimentation with new designs, lower prices, and different software platforms. And Computex is the place to see these fresh ideas.
Don’t believe the pundits. There was plenty of PC news coming out of this year's Consumer Electronics Show if you knew where to look.
The PC industry is obsessed with tablets and convertibles, but it is all-in-ones like the Dell XPS 27 that show what Windows 8 can be.
Laptops are learning new tricks, but the desktop is also due for a makeover. Lenovo's IdeaCentre Horizon is among the first of a new breed of touchscreen all-in-ones designed to be shared by the whole family.
Are Mac users the only people who care about systems with style?