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Hardware makers suffer through drive shortages

Here's a tour of how the Thailand flooding and a hard drive shortage affected three tech giants: Sony, Western Digital, and Seagate.

By 4 February 2012

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Tech spending was strong in 2011, despite sluggish economy

IT spending rose just 5 percent last year, but that small growth was seen in the face of economic problems across Europe and a hard-drive shortage, according to IDC.

By 8 February 2012

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First quarter PC shipments: Could have been much worse

Hewlett-Packard is the top PC maker globally, but Lenovo is surging. In the U.S. standings, HP, Dell and Apple hold the top three spots, according to new Gartner data.

By 12 April 2012

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What to expect from Dell's fourth quarter

The computer maker is plunging ahead with a transformation plan that revolves around software. However, analysts note Dell is still tethered to the PC business.

By 21 February 2012

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Microsoft has tablets on its mind

week in review Software giant to release special flavor of Windows 8 for ARM chips, meanwhile iPad 3 rumors fly fast. Also: Path's privacy problem.

By 11 February 2012

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Gartner lowers global IT spending forecast for 2012

Spending on tech products and services around the world is now expected to rise 3.7 percent from last year, a dip from Gartner's prior forecast of 4.6 percent growth.

By 6 January 2012

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The 404 933: Where it's the nightmare before Nokia (podcast)

Leaked from today's 404: swimming Lego men, smartphone prosthesis, The Great Hard Drive Shortage of 2011, NextDoor.com, Nokia Lumia 710 and 800, Nikon D3 DSLR Halloween costume, and a question of public transportation etiquette.

By 27 October 2011

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Ep. 933: Where it's the nightmare before Nokia

Leaked from today's 404: swimming LEGO men, smartphone prosthesis, The Great Hard Drive Shortage of 2011, NextDoor.com, Nokia Lumia 710 and 800, Nikon D3 DSLR Halloween costume, and a question of public transportation etiquette.

By 27 October 2011

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Intel forecast hit hard by hard-drive woes

With the warning, the chipmaker becomes the latest technology company to take it on the chin from the hard-drive shortages undercutting the supply chain.

By 13 December 2011

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Is the time finally right for hybrid hard drives?

Seagate's Momentus XT aims to combine two technologies into one drive that's big, fast, and cheap.

By 29 November 2011