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Enable Disk Utility advanced image verification options in OS X

If you need more than CRC-32 checksumming options in Disk Utility, a quick hidden preference setting can enable a number of additional options.

By September 10, 2013


Nikon 1 series gets a really fast prime

Bringing the total to three fixed-focal-length lenses, the new 32mm f1.2 looks to be the highest quality yet.

By May 13, 2013


Acer Stream adds to Android flood

Acer has followed up its Liquid handset with another powerful smartphone. The Stream boasts features that put it on par with today's superphones from the likes of HTC and Motorola.

By May 27, 2010


Windows boss on building his first laptop

In an interview, Windows unit head Steven Sinofsky talks about what he learned as Microsoft partnered with Acer to build a laptop to give away to developers.

By November 19, 2009


Acer aims to overtake HP in notebook sales

Buoyed by record third-quarter earnings and a line of new notebooks, Acer is looking to outpace HP as the No. 1 portable PC seller, according to Chairman J.T. Wang.

By November 2, 2009


Acer's 3D-capable Aspire laptop leaks

A handful of international bloggers have taken note of the Acer Aspire 5738DG, mentioned on that global PC brand's New Zealand Web site. This 15.6-inch laptop is notable for including a 3D-capable display.

By October 14, 2009


10 inches is the new 9 inches (for Netbooks, at least)

We're pleased to report that the 10-inch Netbook trend is in full swing, with two big holdouts, Dell and Acer, finally getting on board.

By January 23, 2009


The buzz on Acer's business monitors

Last week, Acer announced its Business (B) Series of monitors, the 23-inch B233HU bmidhz and 27-inch B273HU bmidhz. According to Acer, each monitor features a dark gray bezel and a black case.

By January 17, 2009


Acer's ships new Gemstone Blue laptops

Acer releases the Aspire 6920 and the Aspire 8920 laptops, which feature the company's new Gemstone Blue design

By May 15, 2008


Phenom-based PCs signal AMD-Intel quad-core rivalry

The arrival of consumer systems based on AMD's quad-core Phenom processor at retail stores will finally bring much-needed four-core rivalry.

By February 1, 2008