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Windows 8 tablets coming in October

Windows 8 Preview Microsoft is hoping that 2012 will be its year, as it pushes on with Nokia and the Apollo upgrade to Windows Phone, alongside the launch of Windows 8. Windows 8, which.. more
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What to expect from CES 2012

CES This year’s Consumer Electronics Show begins tomorrow and runs through until Friday. Given that, we thought we’d take a sneak peek at what upcoming technology you can expect to see revealed.. more
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Acer plans radical product downsizing

Acer Logo Acer is set to chop its various ranges of products down hugely, starting next year. The entire PC industry is struggling in the face of the continued global economic turmoil of.. more
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Acer Liquid Express now available

Acer has followed up its Liquid smartphone with a nippily named successor, the Liquid Express, which is now available in Orange and T-Mobile stores. The Express adds NFC to the technology on board the handset, and is in fact Acer’s first NFC enabled device. NFC.. more
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Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook launches at $899 in US

Acer has just launched its first Ultrabook over in America, the S3-951. The Ultrabook is Intel’s new breed of “no compromise” ultra-portable computer, which aims to be ultra-thin and provide the portability of a tablet with the performance of a PC. And, Intel hopes, the.. more
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IHS figures confirm Lenovo as 3rd largest PC manufacturer

Figures from IHS have confirmed the findings of fellow analyst firm Gartner, with Acer now dropping from the position of third most prolific PC manufacturer to fourth, and Lenovo taking its place. Data for the second quarter compiled in the IHS iSuppli Compute Platforms Q3.. more
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Acer Iconia Smart mobile will be available in September

This is a very interesting smartphone as its display is an enormous 4.8-inch, 1024 x 480 pixel and 21:9 aspect display. The reason why they have chosen this unusual aspect is because it’s the same as you would see in cinema films. Therefore Acer have.. more
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Acer to snap up iGware cloud experts

Acer has announced its plan to acquire the US cloud technology company iGware, as it looks to diversify. The purchase price is apparently set at $320 million, with another $75 million to be forked out based on future performance targets being hit, adding up to.. more
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Acer Aspire 5755 entertainment focused notebook launched

The Aspire 5755 is the latest notebook to hit the streets from Acer, aimed at the gaming and entertainment seeking user. So what have we got on board here? Intel Sandy Bridge processors are a given, with the basic option available a Core i3-2310M, all.. more
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Acer TravelMate 8481 professional notebook unveiled

Acer has announced a new notebook aimed at the business professional on the road, the TravelMate 8481. The laptop combines what Acer calls top performance with extended battery life, optimal security, and a slim form factor. A second-generation Intel Core processor is on board, combined.. more
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