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Intel Core M chip means really thin Windows 8.1 hybrids are on the way

The Core M processor is built for devices that redefine thin. And device makers like Asus are already pushing the boundaries of that definition.

By June 5, 2014

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Intel paints bleak picture for Windows tablets vs. Android

Windows tablets are shipping in numbers that barely registered in Intel's quarterly numbers.

By April 15, 2014

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Office for iPad rumors give Microsoft's stock a boost

Microsoft's stock is at levels not seen since 2000. Is this all because of the impending Office for iPad or is it because of a host of profound changes taking place at the software giant?

By March 18, 2014

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Microsoft takes on the 'free' OS

The company is inching toward offering its Windows Phone operating system gratis in some markets. Does that portend big changes in Microsoft's strategy? A longtime Microsoft analyst weighs in.

By March 15, 2014

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Microsoft forges ahead with ARM tablets

Windows RT's woes notwithstanding, don't expect Microsoft to abandon tablets running on ARM chips.

By September 27, 2013

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Windows 8 ultrabooks to go 100 percent touch, see gains

Ultrabooks will soon be 100 percent touch. And touch laptops made gains in August, NPD says.

By September 13, 2013

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Tablet shipments forecasted to outpace PCs by 2015

As more people turn to mobile, IDC predicts that for the first time tablet shipments will top PC shipments in the fourth quarter of 2013 and will continue to excel in the coming years.

By September 11, 2013

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Windows 8 contends with Win 7, PC saturation, says IDC

The uptake of Windows 8 is hampered by a completely saturated U.S. PC market and corporate upgrades to Windows 7, says author of IDC study.

By July 11, 2013

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Microsoft responds to 'extreme' Windows 8 criticism

Microsoft posted a rebuttal to the mounting attacks on the company and Windows 8.

By May 11, 2013

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Cheap Intel devices will run Google, Microsoft OSes, sources say

Really cheap Intel-based tablets and laptops will run Google and Microsoft operating systems, sources tell CNET.

By April 19, 2013