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  • Opinion: Deep inside Razer's design lab, home to gaming hardware that shouldn't actually exist

    Razer, the company that built its reputation on gaming mice and keyboards, is now doing what Acer, Dell, and Microsoft seemingly won't: building topflight laptops and tablets with hefty price tags. This year the upstart company introduced both the thinnest gaming laptop and the most powerful Windows 8 tablet we've ever seen--at a time when PC sales are struggling, and cheap tablets are predicted to outship laptops 2-to-1 in 2014.

  • How-Tos: How to speed up a computer

    We show you how to speed up a PC or speed up a laptop. Free software tweaks to speed up Windows, and the best hardware upgrades to boost your PC or laptop.

  • News: Corning's newest Gorilla Glass aims to protect fragile laptop screens

    Corning has had much success in getting its Gorilla Glass adopted by smartphone and tablet makers. Now it's aiming for laptops.

  • News: Scratch-resistant Corning Gorilla Glass NBT displays coming for touchscreen laptops

    Mashing mobile technology together with traditional PC designs has a hit-and-miss track record--cough, cough--but Monday, Corning announced that one of the more practical smartphone innovations out there is coming to touchscreen PCs, in the form of Gorilla Glass NBT.

  • Buying Advice: What's best: laptop or iPad?

    It's a question we're often asked: should I buy a laptop or an iPad. So here we'll address the relative merits of iPads and laptops. Laptops vs iPads, buy the right one for you.

  • News: Toshiba announces Satellite E series notebooks

    Toshiba's Digital Products Division announced its Satellite E series ultrathin notebooks today: The 14-inch Satellite E45T and the 15.6-inch Satellite E55t/E55Dt will feature touchscreens and will be available with either fourth-generation Intel Core processors (Haswell) or AMD A6-series (Kabini) CPUs.

  • Test Centre: What are the best laptop speakers?

    Here are the best laptop speakers available to buy in the UK in 2013.

  • Test Centre: What's the best Windows 8 laptop?

    Here are 2013's 8 best Windows 8 laptops, which are availble to buy in the UK right now.

  • News: Apple's profit drops 22 percent as iPad sales slow

    Apple reported a drop in profits on roughly flat revenue for the April to June quarter, though the results were ahead of analysts' expectations, providing something of a silver lining for the company.

  • Opinion: Could Haswell laptops replace ARM tablets?

    The latest generation of Intel laptops should offer vastly improved battery life, and that in turn may infuse the traditional Windows laptop with a new lease of life. Could Haswell laptops replace ARM tablets?

  • News: China PC market declines

    China PC market declined in the second quarter of 2013 (Q2 2013) and this dip has impacted the Asia Pacific (excluding Japan) PC market.

  • News: Serious MacBook Pro discounts hint at pending refresh

    Best Buy has discounted some MacBook Pro laptops by as much as $200, and offered college students another $100 off in a promotion that may hint at impending refreshes of Apple's signature notebook.

  • How-Tos: Roll back to Windows 7 from Windows 8

    We explain how to install Windows 7 on to a PC or laptop that comes with Windows 8.

  • Feature: Should I upgrade my PC

    If your PC or laptop is running out of steam, you might be better off upgrading it than buying a new one. We help you decide whether it’s worth investing in more memory, an SSD or even a new processor, and how to go about the upgrade.

  • News: Samsung is taking pre-orders on its Ativ Book 9 Lite

    Samsung announced this morning that it is taking pre-orders on its Ativ Book 9 Lite notebook PC, which was first announced on June 20. One of the most interesting features of the new notebook is the custom AMD CPU, which Samsung is describing as a "white-label" quad core.

  • News: No doubt about it, Chromebooks are here to stay

    Low-cost Chromebooks are doing very well with retailers, in stores and online, and now make up a significant share of the low end market, said market research firm NPD Group.

  • How-Tos: Extend Gmail with labs

    Tools are available from Google that allow you to add new features to Gmail. Try them out for free

  • Opinion: Windows 8 app review: IMDB

    The IMDB app for Windows 8 gives you quick access to information about movies and TV shows as well as direct links to celebrities and other TV and film news

  • Opinion: What is Dell Data Protection?

    Dell's encryption service contains your web browsers and office suites in a special virtual environment, reducing the risk of malware spreading to the rest of your system

  • How-Tos: 3D printing from your laptop or PC

    3D printing is coming to the desktop - courtesy of Windows 8.1 - allowing you to make the design and creation of custom 3D objects as easy as printing out a photo



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