The future is here, folks! Or will be, come late next year. And that is because Qualcomm has today announced the Snapdragon 8cx, its third chipset for Windows 10. Made official at the Snapdragon Technology Summit, Qualcomm has built this chipset from the ground up for PCs — unlike its previous two efforts before it...

Shiver me timbers! Microsoft has conducted its own investigation on the new PC market in Asia, and found that Windows piracy is quite a thing over there. It’s downright insane — the number of computers that are sold with a pirated Windows license. As reported, the technology giant purchased PCs between May and July...

Microsoft finally revealed the new Surface family this week, and in doing so also provided a few hints at what the future holds for its hardware lineup. And the future is modular. Probably. One of the highlights of this new launch is the new Surface Studio, a second-generation unit two years in the making. It comes...

Ladies and gentlemen, we have the first PC sales growth in six years. And we can thank Windows 10 for that, as the operating system is said to have generated an upgrade cycle that helped lift the numbers. Data shows Windows 10, which gets refreshed twice a year, has helped PC sales reach the 62.1 million units mark...

It’s no big secret that Microsoft wants to see Windows 7 gone. But since support for this old OS is set to last until January 2020, the company can’t really do anything. The popular operating system was released in 2009, and that means PCs even older than this date were quickly to deploy Windows 7. They still are...

And just in the nick of time, too! Microsoft is all set to release the next major version of its flagship OS, but in the meantime, Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is charting new heights. Heights of adoption, that is. That’s because, according to the latest monthly usage breakdown published by AdDuplex, the current...

A strategy that has already backfired for Microsoft may be at play again! There are reports that the software titan is forcing upgrades to Windows 10 on some PCs. Without user authorization. This story cites a number of user reports claiming that systems running older versions of the operating system are upgraded to...

Good news! For the first time in six years, things are looking up! PC shipments have been declining since 2011, but the 2017 holidays season brought good news for the longsuffering market. Signaling perhaps the winds of change for the PC hardware industry. This report from IDC, the market tracker, reveals that...

Well, if you say so. Microsoft has made a big deal of the fact that the iPad is a tablet, not a device that can replace the productivity that users get from a PC. But Apple is adamant to prove this notion wrong. The company has rolled out a new ad for the iPad Pro, one that questions this definition. Microsoft may...

Alongside announcing two new EliteBook PCs, HP also made official the EliteOne 1000 G1 AIO, which is designed as an all-in-one for business users, and comes with a selection of unique solutions. The company has placed this AIO PC under its business brand. For starters, it comes with support for the far-field voice...