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Personal Computer

Dell looks beyond the big Chinese cities for PC push

Dell, one of the top names in personal computers, is planning an aggressive expansion in smaller Chinese cities as the market grows despite a global trend toward smaller devices, Dell's computing products vice-president Kirk Schell said.

Friday, 7 June, 2013, 3:46am

Lenovo says profit to soar on PC market rebound

Lenovo, which posted record-high annual revenue and net income for the year ending March 31, said it expects the slumping global personal computer industry will rebound in the second half of this year and help boost the company's profitability.

24 May 2013 - 4:37am

Lenovo holds steady as global PC market plummets

Lenovo, bolstered by its strong growth in North America, emerged unscathed after global personal computer shipments in the first quarter fell 14 per cent, marking the industry's worst quarterly decline.

12 Apr 2013 - 6:57am

Lenovo unveils multi-user 'table PC'

Lenovo yesterday took the wraps off a coffee table-sized personal computer designed for multiple users at the world's largest consumer technology trade show, as it embarks on a major corporate reorganisation.

8 Jan 2013 - 4:21am

Hewlett-Packard weighs disposal of businesses that don't meet goals

Hewlett-Packard said it is evaluating the disposal of businesses that do not meet goals more than a year after chief executive Meg Whitman said she did not plan to spin off the personal-computer division.

2 Jan 2013 - 4:24am

Apple sets new high in mainland personal computer market share

Apple's personal computer sales on the mainland advanced to a record high in the third quarter, allowing the technology giant to step up as the market's eighth largest computer brand.

20 Nov 2012 - 3:51am

Dell strengthens hold as mainland's No 2 computer brand

Dell strengthened its position as the second-biggest personal computer supplier on the mainland in the quarter to September, despite slumping sales worldwide.

17 Nov 2012 - 4:13am

Windows pain in Microsoft shake-up

Over the years, Keith McCarthy has become used to a certain way of doing things on his personal computers, which, like most others, have long run on Microsoft's Windows software.

23 Oct 2012 - 4:59am

Hard disk prices seen to stay high

Prices of hard disk drives are expected to remain high amid a supply shortage in the first half of this year, with industry experts forecasting a full recovery of production to be several months away.

20 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Tablet PCs put pupils in touch with their future

Year One pupils have been using iPads for just a few months but already display the ease of seasoned professionals. As they sit in small groups, each child intent on their own tablet, six-year-old Yasmine Moss chooses a background and several images on the touch screen.

5 Jun 2011 - 12:00am