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The PC Is Not Dead

I chose this title because so many still associate the term PC with a notebook or desktop computing form factor. Let me first start by re-affirming my conviction that tablets as well as smartphones are in fact personal computers. The reality is that consumers are using a multitude of devices […]
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Smartphones, Tablets, And PCs: A Computer For Every Purpose

I’m fresh back from a couple of lovely weeks cruising the Mediterranean. In addition to providing some needed relaxation, the trip convinced me that we are truly living in a golden age of computing. Whatever your need, there’s a device ideally suited for it–and this specialisation will shape the future […]
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rumour: Apple Will Release A New iMac With Retina Display As Soon As October

[credit provider=”Amazon” url=”http://www.amazon.com/Apple-MC309LL-21-5-Inch-Desktop-VERSION/dp/B004YKXGIK/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1322675319&sr=8-1″] Some were surprised when Apple didn’t announce a refresh for the iMac desktop at its developers conference this year. Now, one report claims we might still see a new iMac before the end of the year.DigiTimes reports hearing from its supply chain sources that Apple’s suppliers are […]
rumour: Apple Will Release A New iMac With Retina Display As Soon As October
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POGUE: Apple Will Have New iMacs Next Year

[credit provider=”Ellis Hamburger”] An interesting detail reported by David Pogue in the New York Times, which we found via The Loop: Many Apple observers also wonder if Apple thinks that desktop computers are dead, since not a word was said about the iMac and Mac Pro. An executive did assure […]
POGUE: Apple Will Have New iMacs Next Year
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Dell Is Buying Its Way Into The ‘Post PC’ Era

[credit provider=”Joi via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/joi/116971225/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] Dell is serious about not being a PC company anymore.Today, Dell announced it is buying Wyse Technology, an early pioneer of a kind of technology that can make a cheap piece of hardware without a hard drive act like a full PC.
Dell Is Buying Its Way Into The ‘Post PC’ Era
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It’s Official: HP Reorganizes. Here Are The Winners And Losers

As expected, HP officially announced today that it was again combining its PC group with its printer group. The announcement came hours before the company’s annual meeting which will be held this afternoon in Santa Clara.Hey, if you can’t show investors growth, the next step in the executive playbook is […]
It’s Official: HP Reorganizes. Here Are The Winners And Losers
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Cisco Wants In To The Battle For Your Next Work PC

[credit provider=”jsim93″ url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/jsim93/6234345163/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] There’s a battle going on over the next version of your work PC and Cisco wants in.The networking giant today announced that it will be selling two competing software apps (from VMware and Citrix) that will let any device run applications for any operating system … such […]
Cisco Wants In To The Battle For Your Next Work PC
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Actually, Windows 8 Will Be TOTALLY Relevant On Desktop PCs — Here’s Why

[credit provider=”eBay” url=”http://www.ebay.com/itm/Microsoft-Windows-8-Build-Samsung-Tablet-/250895305136?pt=US_Tablets&hash=item3a6a8689b0″] Research firm IDC issued 10 predictions for 2012 over the weekend.One of them seems to predict that Windows 8 will be a flop on desktop PCs, while doing OK in tablets.
Actually, Windows 8 Will Be TOTALLY Relevant On Desktop PCs — Here’s Why