Can Intel Save PCs?
Adam is a member of The Motley Fool Blog Network ... as budget laptop makers lose. Intel is powering a new generation of high-end machines that offer consumers a compelling proposition - the power of a PC, the mobility of a tablet.
Nvidia's graphics brawn powers supercomputing brains
Neural networks in computers, somewhat perversely ... like hotcakes for use in smartphones and tablets because of their energy-efficient designs, and now they've begun expanding into some corners of the laptop and server market, too.
Three reasons why tablets thrive while PCs dive
As the PC ... laptop or desktop, especially for mobile users. Some analysts summarize all these features under "ease of use." One reason is the instant-on capability of a tablet, compared to one or more minutes for booting a laptop, analysts said. Battery ...
Portable desktops don't make great tablets—at least, not yet
All have a touchscreen bigger than those of virtually any tablet or laptop, and the ability to be used upright with a keyboard, like a regular all-in-one desktop ... have a fast Wi-Fi network that isn't busy with other computers downloading ...
Apparatus-mounted computers: A case for going rugged
Based upon their data, this is my view of what a composite rugged laptop ... of expansion options including USB, ethernet and serial ports. Tablet PCs can double as desktop machines, allowing users to work on a single device throughout the day.