News: Desktop Systems
Friday, 6 Sep 2013
HP has just revealed their lineup of new premium desktop products for 2013, which includes the HP Envy Recline Touchsmart AiO PC, a touch enabled series of All-in-One Windows 8 desktop machines.
Monday, 2 Sep 2013
Sporting a transparent bezel, the AE220 AIO PC is the first to feature the E2-3000/A4-5000 APU of AMD's Kabini platform. With AMD Radeon HD 8280/8330 integrated GPUs, MSI incorporates the "Flicker-Free" and Blue Light Control technologies into the AIO PC's Anti-Glare display.
Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013
Microsoft has confirmed that Windows 8.1 - the first major update to Windows 8 - will RTM (release to manufacturing) at the end of August. Update: Microsoft has just announced today - August 27 - that the OS has been released to manufacturing.
Friday, 16 Aug 2013
Lenovo, the current global leader in terms of PC shipments, reported their smartphone and tablet sales have outstripped their PC shipment. According to the New York Times, the company shipped 12.9 million units of smartphones and tablets; while PC units numbered at 12.6 million.
Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013
Microsoft has just announced that Windows 8.1 will arrive through the Windows Store on October 17, 7:00pm (Singapore time). The retail version as well as new devices loaded with the updated OS will go on sale a day later on October 18.
As part of Patch Tuesday, Microsoft has issued several bug fixes for Windows 8.1 Preview. Also, new firmwares are available for the company's Surface RT and Surface Pro tablets.
Thursday, 1 Aug 2013
Samsung has unveiled four new Windows 8 devices as part of the expanded ATIV range: ATIV Book 9 Plus and ATIV Book 9 Lite notebooks, ATIV Tab 3 tablet and ATIV One 5 Style all-in-one desktop PC.
Intel has launched its Atom-based Minnowboard that is seen as a direct competitor to the Raspberry Pi. This board is jointly developed by the Intel Open Source Technology Center and Circuitco, with the primary aim of introducing the Intel x86 architecture to the embedded systems community.
Wednesday, 31 Jul 2013
Microsoft has announced the availability of Windows 8.1 Enterprise Preview. This edition includes premium features for enterprise users that aren't found in the earlier Windows 8.1 Preview.
Friday, 12 Jul 2013
If you've ever dreamed of building the ultimate gaming PC, but never had the funds to do it, Logitech Singapore's Gear Wars contest might make your dreams come true! Submit your ultimate gaming PC build, and if you're chosen as the winner, Logitech will help you bring your creation to life!