John Morris

Contributor

John Morris is a former executive editor at CNET Networks and senior editor at PC Magazine. He now works for a private investment firm, which may at any time invest in companies whose products are discussed in this blog, and no disclosure of securities transactions will be made. No investment advice is offered in this blog. All duties are disclaimed.

John Morris is a former executive editor at CNET Networks and senior editor at PC Magazine. He now works for a private investment firm, which may at any time invest in companies whose products are discussed in this blog, and no disclosure of securities transactions will be made. No investment advice is offered in this blog. All duties are disclaimed.

Latest from John Morris

Show search filters
Venue line makes Dell a tablet contender

Venue line makes Dell a tablet contender

PC makers haven't had much luck with tablets, but the pieces are falling into place to build a credible contender with Android or Windows 8. For the past few weeks I’ve been trying out two new tablets from Dell that illustrate how PC companies are trying to catch up.

December 18, 2013 by in Tablets

GTC 2013: Nvidia doubles down on mobile

GTC 2013: Nvidia doubles down on mobile

Nvidia has broadened its portfolio, stepped up product development, and bet everything on a version of Tegra with integrated 4G LTE wireless in a bid to become more competitive in the cut-throat mobile chip business.

March 22, 2013 by in Tablets

AMD announces Hondo processor for Windows 8 tablets

AMD announces Hondo processor for Windows 8 tablets

Windows 8 gives the x86 competition a fresh shot at the mobile market. With that mind, AMD announced a new Z-Series processor for Windows 8 tablets and hybrids. It will compete with Intel's recently-announced Atom Z2760 along with ARM-based tablets running Windows RT.

October 9, 2012 by in Tablets

Qualcomm bets on Windows RT tablets and hybrids

Qualcomm bets on Windows RT tablets and hybrids

At Qualcomm's developer conference, CEO Paul Jacobs said tablets with its Snapdragon processor will be available when Windows RT launches.But will many hardware makers rush to challenge low-priced Android tablets, Apple's iPad and Microsoft's own Surface?

July 2, 2012 by in Tablets

Computex 2012: Intel strikes back with a new wave of Ultrabooks

Computex 2012: Intel strikes back with a new wave of Ultrabooks

Intel first introduced the Ultrabook concept at Computex exactly one year ago. Since then it has been working with partners to improve Ultrabooks and make them more affordable. The result is a flood of new Ultrabooks at this year's show, based on new 3rd Generation Core processors, that Intel hopes will reinvigorate PC sales.

June 5, 2012 by in Tablets