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PC sales continues the decline of five years
PC sales continues the decline of five years
The inevitable decline of personal computer, as it was designed, has been documented in recent years. The so-called post PC era, predicted by ...... 13 Jan 2017 - 18 comments
Windows 7 and 8 support for Skylake devices extended for another year
Windows 7 and 8 support for Skylake devices extended for another year
Microsoft has said this week that they will continue support for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 on Intel Skylake devices, fully guaranteeing extended ...... 20 Mar 2016 - 3 comments
Vaio, Toshiba and Fujitsu ready to merge PC operations this year
Vaio, Toshiba and Fujitsu ready to merge PC operations this year
Vaio, Toshiba and Fujitsu are preparing to merge their PC operations by the end of the year, creating a producer that can, at least, dominate Japan. ...... 18 Feb 2016
21 Inc. reveals a 'Bitcoin Computer'
21 Inc. reveals a 'Bitcoin Computer'
The venture-capital backed 21 Inc. startup has released their first product, 'The 21 Bitcoin Computer,' a Linux-based hardware that incorporates ...... 22 Sep 2015 - 1 comment
Frustrated man takes his computer out back and shoots it eight times
Frustrated man takes his computer out back and shoots it eight times
Lucas Hinch of Colorado Springs could face a penalty after shooting his ill-performing computer eight times. Hinch was detained very briefly ...... 23 Apr 2015 - 8 comments
Check out the new and awesome 'Deus Ex: Mankind Divided' trailer
Check out the new and awesome 'Deus Ex: Mankind Divided' trailer
Square Enix has released the first trailer for the upcoming Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, a sequel to the blockbuster cyberpunk action hit Deus ...... 09 Apr 2015
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Docking Station now available, turning the tablet into a full desktop
Microsoft Surface Pro 3 Docking Station now available, turning the tablet into a full desktop
Microsoft's hotly anticipated Docking Station for the Surface Pro 3 tablet is now available in North America. The Docking Station turns the ...... 17 Aug 2014
Lenovo now shipping more smartphones than PCs
Lenovo now shipping more smartphones than PCs
Lenovo, the world's biggest PC maker, has announced that they now ship more smartphones than PCs, a major milestone for the company. Additionally, ...... 14 Aug 2014 - 1 comment
PC demand remains unstable around the globe
PC demand remains unstable around the globe
Even though demand for PCs has picked up after nearly four years of declines, industry watchers remain skeptical that the industry has anywhere ...... 13 Jul 2014 - 8 comments
Sony to cut jobs, sell struggling PC business and spinoff TV division
Sony to cut jobs, sell struggling PC business and spinoff TV division
Following another year of losses, electronics giant Sony has confirmed it will be slashing jobs this year and separating its struggling PC and TV divisions. ...... 07 Feb 2014 - 5 comments
Samsung: 'Windows 8 is no better than Vista'
Samsung: 'Windows 8 is no better than Vista'
According to Jun Dong-soo, Samsung memory chip division president, Windows 8 will not lead to the revival of the struggling global PC market. ...... 10 Mar 2013 - 22 comments
Tablets now account for 46 percent of all PC shipments as Apple controls market
Tablets now account for 46 percent of all PC shipments as Apple controls market
According to the latest Canalys figures, tablets accounted for 46 percent of all PC shipments in the Q4 2012, huge news for the devices that ...... 10 Feb 2013 - 2 comments
Panda Labs: One third of PCs are infected with malware
Panda Labs: One third of PCs are infected with malware
Although rates have dropped, Panda Labs is reporting that one third of all PCs are infected with malware. 32 percent of users the security ...... 08 Feb 2013 - 1 comment
Metacritic: 2012 was terrible year for games
Metacritic: 2012 was terrible year for games
Review aggregator site Metacritic says 2012 was a bad year for games, with the lowest number of high rated games since they started in 2009. ...... 02 Jan 2013 - 6 comments
Rockstar Games 'considering' PC and Wii U versions of GTA V
Rockstar Games 'considering' PC and Wii U versions of GTA V
Grand Theft Auto V, set for release during the Spring of next year, is a PS3 and Xbox 360 exclusive, at least at launch. Today, a Rockstar ...... 22 Nov 2012 - 6 comments
Lenovo has record PC share, revenues
Lenovo has record PC share, revenues
Lenovo has posted another strong quarter, the opposite of the trend of American PC makers such as Dell and HP. During the release, Lenovo ...... 08 Nov 2012 - 2 comments
Ubisoft removes 'always-on' DRM for new Far Cry 3 game
Ubisoft removes 'always-on' DRM for new Far Cry 3 game
Ubisoft has announced the minimum requirements for its latest shooter, Far Cry 3, which thankfully removes Ubisoft's universally panned 'always-on' DRM. ...... 29 Sep 2012 - 5 comments
Lady Gaga's next album will be a PC/mobile app, as well
Lady Gaga's next album will be a PC/mobile app, as well
Lady Gaga has noted this week that her next album, ARTPOP, will be released as a PC and mobile app. The musician says ARTPOP will be a "multimedia ...... 07 Sep 2012 - 4 comments
Symantec update bricks some PCs
Symantec update bricks some PCs
Symantec, the maker of anti-virus software, has confirmed that an update to its popular Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 and Norton anti-virus ...... 16 Jul 2012 - 21 comments
'Diablo 3' is the fastest selling PC game, ever
'Diablo 3' is the fastest selling PC game, ever
Blizzard Activision has proudly boasted today that Diablo 3 is the fastest selling PC game of all-time. The game sold 3.5 million copies ...... 23 May 2012 - 2 comments
Microsoft brings back free Xbox 360 with PC purchase promotion
Microsoft brings back free Xbox 360 with PC purchase promotion
Just like in years past, Microsoft has brought the promotion back in time for the summer. Students in the U.S. who purchase a Windows-based ...... 19 May 2012 - 1 comment
Microsoft will clean your 'crapware' for $99
Microsoft will clean your 'crapware' for $99
Microsoft will now begin cleaning away all your pre-loaded PC bloatware for $99. As most new pre-built PC owners know, the bloat/crapware ...... 16 May 2012 - 13 comments
Microsoft starts Windows 8 promo for new Windows 7 PC buyers
Microsoft starts Windows 8 promo for new Windows 7 PC buyers
Microsoft will begin a promotion in June to reward late Windows 7 PC buyers. The promotion, which will begin June 2nd, will allow any buyer ...... 16 May 2012 - 3 comments
Gartner: PC shipment growth will be stagnant
Gartner: PC shipment growth will be stagnant
According to research firm Gartner, PC shipments will remain weak this year, thanks to ever-increasing competition from tablets and smartphones. ...... 08 Mar 2012 - 2 comments
Boxee will drop PC support in February to concentrate on set-top boxes
Boxee will drop PC support in February to concentrate on set-top boxes
Boxee has announced that the latest upgrade to their primarily web-based media player will be the last to feature Windows, OS X, and Ubuntu ...... 29 Dec 2011 - 28 comments
Mac reaches 5.2 percent of worldwide computer sales, highest since 90s
Mac reaches 5.2 percent of worldwide computer sales, highest since 90s
Apple Macs have reached 5.2 percent of all worldwide computer sales, the highest total since 1996, says Needham & Co. analyst Charlie Wolf. ...... 21 Nov 2011 - 8 comments
Batman Arkham City for PC delayed, again
Batman Arkham City for PC delayed, again
Warner Bros. has finally announced the release date for the PC version of their hit game Batman Arkham City. The console version for PS3 ...... 09 Nov 2011 - 4 comments
Nvidia files patent to build mini computers
Nvidia files patent to build mini computers
Does Nvidia have plans to get into the PC vendor market? Nvidia has filed a patent for a "portable computer system," a mini device that will ...... 02 Nov 2011 - 9 comments
Lenovo passes Dell for second in PC shipments
Lenovo passes Dell for second in PC shipments
According to research firms Gartner and IDC, HP remains the top PC company but for the first time ever Lenovo has moved into second, surpassing Dell. ...... 13 Oct 2011 - 2 comments
Samsung denies interest in HP's PC division
Samsung denies interest in HP's PC division
Samsung has stated in no uncertain terms they won't be buying Hewlett-Packard's PC business. A statement on the South Korean electronics ...... 25 Aug 2011 - 1 comment
4 million units of L.A. Noire shipped, game headed to PC soon
4 million units of L.A. Noire shipped, game headed to PC soon
Rockstar Games has announced today that they have shipped 4 million units worldwide to date, with the game being a top-seller in the UK and ...... 24 Jun 2011 - 6 comments
Microsoft offering free Xbox 360 to students with purchase of select Windows 7 PCs
Microsoft offering free Xbox 360 to students with purchase of select Windows 7 PCs
Starting on May 22nd, Microsoft will begin offering free Xbox 360 consoles to students who purchase a new Windows 7 PC with a price tag over $700. ...... 19 May 2011 - 6 comments
Acer adjusts PC sales forecast due to strong competition from tablets
Acer adjusts PC sales forecast due to strong competition from tablets
Acer, one of the top PC companies in the world, has lowered its forecasted PC sales for the Q1, revising an expected 3 percent year-over-year ...... 29 Mar 2011
Angry Birds for PC available for free
Angry Birds for PC available for free
Following up on our previous popular article on how to get Angry Birds for PC, free and legally, there is now another chance to get the game, free of charge. ...... 22 Mar 2011 - 30 comments
HP to sell its PC division to Samsung?
HP to sell its PC division to Samsung?
The Chinese Commercial Times paper has reported on a pretty crazy rumor this week, stating that PC giant HP may be looking to sell its entire ...... 10 Mar 2011 - 18 comments
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