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Even With a Little Polish, Chrome OS Is Still a Bit Hazy

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This year, Microsoft and Apple are both introducing new versions of their operating systems with important changes to their user interfaces, and with a flurry of publicity. A third major company is also overhauling its PC operating system, but you probably won’t hear much about it. [ See post to...
Even With a Little Polish, Chrome OS Is Still a Bit Hazy
MOBILE INSIGHTS: Android Is Beating iOS In U.S. Smartphone Sales
Phorce: this awesome smart bag charges your laptop & phones, looks good, and warns you when you forget it

Want free wireless? Check out T-Mobile's 4G Connect-powered laptops

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Companies such as Dell and HP will be able to sell laptops with free cellular service. There are of course some strings attached. [Read more]...
Want free wireless? Check out T-Mobile's 4G Connect-powered laptops
Good Deal: HP's brand-new Envy 4 and Envy 6 Ultrabooks for $399.99 and $499.99

Are Ultrabooks dead on arrival?

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They were supposed to rejuvenate badly sagging computer sales. That doesn't seem to be happening. By Don Sears, contributor FORTUNE -- So-called Ultrabooks were supposed to revive moribund PC sales. So far, they seem to have done anything but. What are Ultrabooks, anyway? They are Windows-based, Intel-powered laptops made by...
Are Ultrabooks dead on arrival?

Microsoft: Here's why businesses will want Windows 8.1

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Microsoft said Monday that it will tie Windows more closely to the cloud, a strategy designed to convince its core business customers to adopt the newest version of its operating system. Specifically, Microsoft demonstrated the ability to add an employee's own devices, such as an iPad, Windows tablet, or...
Microsoft: Here's why businesses will want Windows 8.1

The ultimate guide to Windows 8 on the desktop

www.extremetech.com
Here in the ExtremeTech bunker, where bleeding-edge tech comes to meet its maker, most of us have now been using Windows 8 Consumer Preview for a few days. We have Windows 8 running on tablets, laptops, ultrabooks, and, of course, desktops. There is little doubt in our minds that Windows...
The ultimate guide to Windows 8 on the desktop
With improved hardware and better Web-based apps, the next Chromebooks could be exciting

With iBooks Taking Off, It's Time for A Digital Used Book Store

blog.louisgray.com
While many of us may be wrestling with defining the role Apple's new iPad will play in our digital ecosystem, in a world of smartphones, fully-powered laptops, netbooks and single-use devices (like Kindles), there's no question it is a very good platform for reading, especially due to the availability of...
With iBooks Taking Off, It's Time for A Digital Used Book Store

Pegatron increases workforce by 40 percent, adds more grist to Apple rumor mill

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Whenever a company involved in making Apple products adds to its workforce, the internet is flooded with "cheap iPhone" and "iWatch" stories. The latest event to perk up the rumor mongers is Pegatron, which announced that it'll be hiring 40,000 more workers in China for the second half of...
Pegatron increases workforce by 40 percent, adds more grist to Apple rumor mill

NASA WISE Deputy Project Scientist Amy Mainzer on the Apple //e and Kinect-powered laptops

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Every week, a new and interesting human being tackles our decidedly geeky take on the Proustian Q&A. This is the Engadget Questionnaire. In our latest round of gadget-related queries, astrophysicist and NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory principle scientist Amy Mainzer discusses the fully-body typing experience and planetary preservation. Join us...
NASA WISE Deputy Project Scientist Amy Mainzer on the Apple //e and Kinect-powered laptops

Google: Chromebooks now serve web-happy students in over 500 European, US school districts

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Whatever you think of the latest round of Chromebooks, school districts have clearly latched on to existing models. Over 500 school districts across Europe and the US are currently deploying the Google-powered laptops for learning the web way. Specialized web app packs and that rare leasing model are already...
Google: Chromebooks now serve web-happy students in over 500 European, US school districts

Filling up an electric car battery like a gas engine

gigaom.com
Check out this idea: a next-generation electric car where you could refuel the battery’s electrolyte in the same way you’d fill up an internal combustion car at the gas station. Sound crazy? Well, a startup called Eos Energy Storage is researching a next-generation hybrid flow battery made from zinc and...
Filling up an electric car battery like a gas engine

Dell unveils Haswell-powered laptops and desktops for professionals (video)

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Between the launch of Intel's fourth generation core Haswell and Computex, June's shaping up to be a big month for the PC industry. Fresh from letting us play with its new folding hybrid, Dell is whipping out new OptiPlex 9020 and XE2 desktops, an OptiPlex All-In-One and the Latitude...
Dell unveils Haswell-powered laptops and desktops for professionals (video)

Does Windows 8's three-month report card read pass or fail?

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Windows 8 is passing two big milestones this week. On Thursday, Microsoft released its quarterly financial results, and hidden inside the numbers are clear indicators of the new operating system's impact on the company's bottom line. Tomorrow, meanwhile, marks the three-month anniversary of Windows 8's October 26 release date. The world...
Does Windows 8's three-month report card read pass or fail?
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