Cincoze releases new fanless PC
Published in IoT
Thursday, 14 March 2019 10:53

Cincoze releases new fanless PC

For industrial IoT

Embedded PC maker Cincoze has launched its latest compact fanless computer.

The PC is the most popular gaming platform
Published in Gaming
Tuesday, 29 January 2019 11:50

The PC is the most popular gaming platform


At least among developers

A PC is the most popular gaming platform among developers, and its lead over consoles and mobile is growing.

PC shipments fell throughout 2018
Published in News
Friday, 11 January 2019 13:15

PC shipments fell throughout 2018


Trump's trade war and Intel's CPU shortages blamed

Beancounters at Gartner and IDC have both reported falls in PC sales during 2018. They both blame Intel's processor shortages and the trade war with China as the reason shipments declined during the last quarter and across the whole of 2018.

Lenovo’s chairman says worst is over
Published in News
Monday, 07 January 2019 11:31

Lenovo’s chairman says worst is over


We are about to reap rewards of ‘intelligent transformation’

China’s Lenovo Group has begun to see some rewards from the multibillion-dollar acquisitions of IBM’s commodity server business and Google’s Motorola Mobility smartphone unit

Windows on ARM might end up on Chrome
Published in News
Thursday, 22 November 2018 12:34

Windows on ARM might end up on Chrome


Microsoft teams up with Google

Microsoft and Google engineers appear to be collaborating to support a version of Chrome running on Windows on ARM.

Microsoft back as a top PC vendor
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 11 October 2018 11:46

Microsoft back as a top PC vendor


Surface doing well

Microsoft broke into the top five list of PC vendors in the US for the first time, thanks to its line of Surface computers, laptops, and tablets.

Tech prices go up in the US
Published in PC Hardware
Wednesday, 26 September 2018 11:22

Tech prices go up in the US


Trump weighted tariffs start to bite

President Donald (Prince of Orange) Trump’s tariffs have started to affect the price of tech goods across the pond.

Why the “post-PC” era never happened
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 11 September 2018 11:34

Why the “post-PC” era never happened


Ever get the impression you have been lied to?

In 2007 Steve Jobs announced that humanity had entered the “post PC era” and that the world would be completely mobile.

PC sales continue to decline
Published in News
Friday, 12 January 2018 16:19

PC sales continue to decline


Particularly in the USA

Analysts at Gartner released data that showed PC sales continue to fall, although the outfit said there are some “causes for optimism”.

Qualcomm hints Snapdragon PCs are coming
Published in PC Hardware
Friday, 21 April 2017 12:47

Qualcomm hints Snapdragon PCs are coming


Windows with no hint of x86

Qualcomm has dropped a huge hint that we will see ARM based PCs in the shops in the fourth quarter.