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Lenovo's 27-inch multi-user PC

CNET Senior Editor Rich Brown takes a look at Lenovo's new coffee table PC, the Lenovo IdeaCentre Horizon 27.

By January 6, 2013


Viewdle could lead to multi-user profiles for Android tablets

The facial and gesture recognition technology is perfectly suited for shared Android devices. Ice Cream Sandwich was a good start, but now we need more.

By October 4, 2012


Apple TV update hints at iOS multi-user accounts

With iOS 6 out the door, Apple gives its set-top box a minor software update that adds new features, including one aimed at multi-user households.

By September 24, 2012


Rejoice! Kindle FreeTime brings multi-user support to tablets

Want your kids or other people to use your tablet without full access, in the same way you can restrict them on a Mac or PC? Amazon beats other tablets by being the first to offer this in the new Kindle Fires.

By September 7, 2012


Apple e-mail hints at multi-user account feature for iPad

Apple's iPad has always been a one-user device, but that might not last forever. A reply to an Apple developer hints that the company's cooking up a solution for multiple users using the same tablet.

By May 8, 2012


D-Link's all-new Ultra Performance routers bring aggressive style, powerful hardware

D-Link showcases three all-new routers in its Ultra Performance Series at CES 2015, with angry-looking designs and top-notch Wi-Fi performance.

By January 4, 2015


Getting started with 'User Accounts' on Android 5.0 Lollipop

Even a smartphone running Google's latest mobile operating system now offers multiple user accounts.

By November 3, 2014


​Amazon to fight FTC on fines for kids' in-app purchases

Regulatory body wants e-commerce giant to agree to fines, policy changes related to children buying items in apps when logged in with parent's account.

By July 2, 2014


Amazon releases new TenMarks math education app for Kindle

The company plays catchup with Apple on the education front with its recently acquired education app's debut on the Kindle Fire tablet.

By June 2, 2014


Google Chrome said to unveil 'Supervised User' controls

Word has it that the Web giant is extending its multi-user accounts with a "Supervised User" feature that could help parents control what their children see on the Internet.

By August 19, 2013