Its latest Chromebook, the C720P, packs a touchscreen for just $300. In comparison, Google’s Chromebook Pixel, the only previous model with a touchscreen, sells for a whopping $1,300.
Is there any hope left for Acer?
The post-PC era has cost Acer millions over the past few quarters. Now, it’s taken the company’s CEO.
It’s been a big week for the Chromebook, first with the HP Chromebook 11, and now with the Acer C720
For smartphone makers, innovation often means trying something and seeing if it sticks — even if no one was clamoring for that innovation in the first place.
Pokki will operate Acer Games and will use it to direct Windows 8 users to social and casual titles.
Targeting the back-to-school shopping rush, Google announced today that its Chromebook computers will soon come to even more major retail stores.
Despite having said harsh words about Windows 8, Acer is giving it the old college try by releasing an 8-inch tablet based on Microsoft’s tablet operating system.
Acer is going off the rails and into the world of Star Trek with its Aspire R7 all-in-one computer.
PC shipments fell off the proverbial cliff in the first quarter of 2013, according to IDC, with their biggest drop ever in recorded history.
After being Amazon.com’s best-selling laptop for 149 days straight, Google is taking its Chromebook show on the road, both internationally and at home.
Is Lenovo immune to the PC market slowdown? PC shipments of 14.1 million say that’s the case.
Windows 8 hasn’t done much for Acer, whose PC sales didn’t get a boost from the OS’s launch.
Google’s Android mobile OS is touch from the bottom up. So wouldn’t you expect Google’s ChromeOS to be touchable as well?
Google’s mobile operating system Android may be winning the smartphone wars, with over 75 percent market share, but Apple and Microsoft could be making more from Android than Google — up to 600 percent more next year.
Windows 8 crashes 55 percent less and is 84 percent less frustrating than Windows 7, according to a new report.
Apparently, Apple sells more than products preceded by the letter ”I.”
Now is a horrible time for Intel to delay Windows 8 tablets with the latest processors — but that’s exactly what’s happening, according to Bloomberg.
These tablets all run full PC applications. That’s because they all have Intel processors and Windows 8.
David Hwang of Acer shows off his company’s new convertible tablet-laptop today at Intel’s tablet event.
Guest Post Google’s business is to keep Android from further fragmenting with Alibaba’s Aliyun flavor. But twisting the arms of phone manufacturers could get Google in trouble in the long term.
At an event in San Francisco next week, Intel will show off the latest crop of Windows 8 devices running on its chips.
Pressure from Google caused Acer to cancel the launch of its CloudMobile A800 smartphone, which uses a operating system that competes with Android.
It was only a matter of time before Microsoft’s hardware partners began publicly criticizing the Surface tablet, Microsoft’s first stab at building its own computing hardware.
Acer has begun selling its Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra M3-581TG Ultrabook(thin laptop) — the first Ultrabook that has a stand-alone graphics chip in addition to the integrated graphics in the laptop’s Intel chip. That means the new computer will be thin and light yet still able to run outstanding graphics in games such as Battlefield 3.
Being first has its advantages.
Computer hardware manufacturer Acer will not be letting go of its tablet division, the company’s founder Stan Shih confirmed today, after rumors circulated that the company just couldn’t keep up in the mobile world.
Apple, Acer and Asus are getting ready to blow your mind with new, higher-resolution displays in the first half of 2012.
Google’s ”Chrome team elves” have been busy prepping for the holidays and will be celebrating with an update to the Chrome OS and a price drop on Acer and Samsung Chromebooks to $299, the company announced.
Nvidia has created a second generation of stereoscopic 3D glasses known as 3D Vision 2, the company said today. The glasses will be bundled with specially designed monitors to create a much better quality experience for gamers who want to fully immerse themselves in 3D games.
Add two more companies to Microsoft’s collection of Android patent partners. ViewSonic and Acer have signed patent agreements with Microsoft to license patents for their Android smartphones and tablets, Microsoft announced today. That means Microsoft will receive a licensing fee for every Android device those manufacturers ship.
Android-based tablets have wrested away 20 percent of worldwide market share from the Apple iPad in the past 12 months, according to ABI Research.