Acer and Asustek will not be killed off
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Chairman hits back at IDC’s doom predictions


Acer boss Stan Shih has dismissed IDC predictions that Acer, Asustek might be killed off by the declining PC market.

Acer opens up Predator 8 for pre-orders
Published in Mobiles


Week late

Acer has finally opened up pre-orders for its first gaming tablet – the Predator 8.

Tablet venders try to get specific
Published in Mobiles


Might save the Tablet industry

Tablet venders are rethinking the model away from the law laid down by Steve Jobs which decreed they needed to be big smartphones which cannot make a call.

Handset shipments fall 10 per cent
Published in Mobiles


More doom

Smartphone shipments made by Taiwan-based handset makers has fallen by 10 per cent this year.

Acer sticks its elbows out
Published in Notebooks


Looking at gaming as a way out

Acer has said it wants to get away from price competition and has launched products such as gaming tablets and PCs.

Acer looks hopefully at Microsoft surface
Published in Notebooks


Sales will not kill off PC


Acer has denied a story that the Tame Apple Press has been spinning claiming that Microsoft's partners are furious with it for releasing a Surface Pro which is rather good and could damage their business.

Acer expects 80 per cent growth in two-in-one shipments
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Microsoft and Apple kick-starting the market

Acer expects the release of two versions of the Surface Tablet, one from Microsoft and the other from Apple, will kick-start the two-in-one market .

Taiwan PC makers search for products
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Where did I park that cash cow?

Taiwan's PC makers like Acer and Asus are seeing their industry collapse and there's no clear replacement.

Acer unveils new Revo Build NUC at IFA 2015
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First modular NUC

The concept of modular devices have been quite popular lately, so it does not come as a surprise that Acer decided to show a new modular mini PC during IFA 2015 show, called the Acer Revo Build.

Acer thumps Nvidia on its shield
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Predator 8 tablet for gamers

While the tablet market shrinks faster than Ant Man in a cold bath, Acer thinks that it can score a few points of Nvidia's Shield with an Android gaming tablet.