Acer’s founder Stan Shih is either an old wise man or someone who has miscalculated Microsoft’s intentions very badly. In this case, time will tell and Acer may find out the hard way. You see, Mr. Shih believes that Microsoft is really just bluffing with the release of their Microsoft Surface Tablet. His...

Not a good news for Microsoft. Acer, one of the leading hardware vendors for Windows 8 thinks that Microsoft’s move of competing against the iPad with their Surface tablet is going to fail. Acer’s senior VP and president for Europe, Middle East and Africa, during a talk with Reuters said: “I don’t think it...

Acer unveiled their first Windows 8 laptops at the Computex conference in Taipei. Some stats: 1080p 11.6 and 13.3 inch screens 12mm thick (11.6 inch model) Touchscreen Price between $999 to 1799 Here’s some video from the Verge.

Digitimes is reporting that Acer and Lenovo are set to launch tablet PCs based on Microsoft’s Windows 8 and Intel’s Clover Trail platform. The plan is to do this in the third quarter of 2012, according to their sources. The iPad accounted for 60% of the tablet PC market in 2011 and Apple is expected to maintain its...

So, a few months ago, I was really speechless when Microsoft’s CTO made an incredibly dumb comment that I wont even repeat. You can read that one here. Well, another gaffe has come from someone who should know better. This one from Acer founder Stan Shih (from Digitimes): Acer founder Stan Shih has commented that...