News tagged ‘pc’

Tuesday, 5 Feb 2013

It's Official - Dell is Going Private with Microsoft's $2 Billion Loan

It's Official - Dell is Going Private with Microsoft's $2 Billion Loan

Recent talks of Dell going private turned out to be true after all with Dell entering into an agreement to be purchased back for US$24.4 billion by Dell's founder and CEO, Michael Dell in partnership with private equity firm Silver Lake, and with assistance from Microsoft and a few financing institutions.

Monday, 7 Jan 2013

Lenovo Shows Off 27-inch Ideacentre Horizon Table PC

Lenovo Shows Off 27-inch Ideacentre Horizon Table PC

Lenovo has revealed the Ideacentre Horizon Table PC at CES 2013 today. The 27-inch Windows 8 AIO PC is designed to lie flat on any surface, effectively turning it into an interactive table.

Monday, 13 Aug 2012

Toshiba to Increase HDD Production by 35% to Meet Demand

Toshiba to Increase HDD Production by 35% to Meet Demand

Toshiba will be boosting production of hard drives by about 35% in the next three years to meet increasing demand from data centers and PC manufacturers.

Wednesday, 28 Mar 2012

Microsoft to Release Kinect for Windows Version 1.5 in May

Microsoft to Release Kinect for Windows Version 1.5 in May

Offering Windows users a different interactive experience via the Kinect, Kinect for Windows will see an upgrade, version 1.5, at the end of May.

Wednesday, 29 Feb 2012

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Available to Download

Windows 8 Consumer Preview Available to Download

Windows 8 moves from developer preview, to consumer preview at Mobile World Congress 2012. And if you can't wait to try it out, here's the good news: Windows 8 Consumer Preview is now available to download.

Friday, 17 Feb 2012

Ivy Bridge's Arrival Possibly Delayed

Ivy Bridge's Arrival Possibly Delayed

If you need a push to get a Sandy Bridge notebook right now, consider this. Waiting for an Ivy Bridge powered Ultrabook just got a bit longer, if Digitimes is to be believed.

Thursday, 2 Feb 2012

Microsoft Releases Kinect For Windows

Microsoft Releases Kinect For Windows

14 months after the release of Kinect for Xbox 360, Microsoft have released Kinect for Windows. However, they will not be supporting the device with games, instead, its intended market will be commercial clients and developers.

Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011

Analyst Predicts Decline of Apple's Ultra-Thin Notebook Market Share

Analyst Predicts Decline of Apple's Ultra-Thin Notebook Market Share

Analysts have predicted that Apple will lose their share of the ultra-portable segment, currently dominated by the Macbook Air, which makes up an estimated 49% of all Apple notebook sales. This prediction is reliant on the Ultrabook (as per Intel's specifications) segment picking up speed in 2012.

Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011

Use WhatsApp on your PC with Android Emulator

Use WhatsApp on your PC with Android Emulator

WhatsApp is available on a wide variety of mobile platforms. And if you're feeling adventurous, you can also use it on the PC with a few simple steps on an Android emulator

Monday, 17 Oct 2011

Ultrabooks Will Jumpstart

Ultrabooks Will Jumpstart "Retarded" PC Evolution

Intel's CEO Paul Otellini lets the world know just how committed they are towards PCs, and thinks that Ultrabooks will jumpstart the PC's evolution which he feels has been retarded for the past few years.

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