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j.t. wang


Acer CEO Wang resigns after sluggish quarter -- report

Acer President Jim Wong will replace the current chief executive after he steps down at the end of the year, according to reports.

By November 5, 2013


Acer doubles down on hybrids, aims for sub-$50 smartphones next year

The Taiwanese tech giant isn't giving up on hybrid laptops, or on Microsoft's operating system, revealing a slew of new notebooks at the IFA tech trade show in Berlin.

By September 3, 2014


Acer's financial woes force exit of CEO, president

The company's founder takes over as chairman and interim president as J.T. Wang and Jim Wong give up their positions, effective immediately.

By November 21, 2013


Acer again takes aim at Windows RT, says it's not 'so influential'

Acer Chairman J.T. Wang says his company wants "to be realistic" about the operating system -- and has not yet decided to launch a device running the software.

By June 3, 2013


Acer sees most of its products sporting touch screens in 2015

The Taiwan-based company believes that 80 percent of its devices will be touch enabled within just two years, according to Reuters.

By June 3, 2013


Microsoft making nice with Windows 8 partners, Acer says

Acer has been a vocal critic of Microsoft and Windows 8, but now has some reason to be optimistic.

By May 9, 2013


Acer: Windows 8 still not successful

The PC maker's president says Acer has done better with Google's Chrome-based notebooks than with Windows 8 devices.

By January 28, 2013


Tablet shipments now expected to hit 117 million this year

The worldwide forecast for 2012 has been upped by research firm IDC to 117 million from 107 million previously.

By September 19, 2012


Acer eyeing lackluster consumer response to Windows 8 devices

The company's outspoken chairman doesn't expect Windows 8 devices to trigger much enthusiasm among consumers or huge initial growth for the industry.

By August 17, 2012


AcerCloud seeks favorable wind for ultrabooks

Chairman J.T. Wang wastes no time in talking up AcerCloud, a service the company helped create through its acquisition of iGware.

By January 8, 2012