Acer deserves credit for trying new things in the ambitious Aspire R7. If you can get used to the odd touch pad, it's good for sharing your screen with a group, but it may be just too far outside the mainstream for wide appeal.
As long as you don't need fast autofocus or great burst shooting, the Sony Alpha ILCE-7R is great, compact alternative to entry-level full-frame cameras from Nikon and Canon.
That's literally half the price of a new one. Could this "experimental" laptop be right for you?
This large hybrid gets a new CPU and stylus, but no design overhaul.
Finally, a Windows 8 machine that'll feel at home on other planets. As part of a "Star Trek Into Darkness" tie-in, Acer launches a limited-edition "Trek"-themed version of its ambitious Aspire R7.
Acer deserves credit for trying new things in the ambitious Aspire R7, but it may just be too outside the mainstream for wide appeal.
Acer's flagship Aspire R7 comes with a swivel screen and is priced at $999.
Acer has lifted the lid on a load of new products, including a tablet with a detachable keyboard dock, and a laptop with a swivel screen.
With its high-resolution, AA-filter-free full-frame sensor, the Alpha ILCE-7R looks sharp.
If you don't mind carrying a spare battery, the A7R offers terrific photo quality and a great shooting experience in a compact model.