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Rumored MacBooks Pros coming: What shoppers need to know

If you were planning on heading to the Apple Store this President's Day to go shopping for a new MacBook Pro, you might want to hold off on until at least Thursday. Apple is expected to announce a MacBook Pro refresh this week featuring machines that...

New MacBooks, iPads and iPhones: An Apple Rumor Round-Up

You can tell it's almost time for a round of Apple product announcements, because the rumors are getting hot and heavy about new MacBooks, iPads and iPhones. The Cupertino, California-based company is expected to unleash a new line of MacBook Pros be...

IBM Watson Team Takes Your Questions

Have you got any questions for the IBM team that created Watson, the world's first computerized Jeopardy champion? Well, now's your chance. IBM's engineering team behind the Jeopardy super computer will be answering the ten most popular Watson-them...

HP's 'Think Beyond' Palm Event: What to Expect

Get ready for <a href="http://www.pcworld.com/article/217061/more_webos_rumors_what_we_know_so_far.html">new Palm WebOS toys</a> Wednesday. Hewlett-Packard is finally taking the wraps off its long-awaited WebOS reboot since <a href="http://www.pcworl...

Microsoft Adds Phony E-Mail to Your Hotmail Account

Microsoft recently announced a new feature that lets you create and maintain multiple phony <a href="http://www.pcworld.com/article/196551/visual_tour_microsoft_revamps_hotmail_with_new_tools.html?tk=rel_news">Hotmail addresses</a> from your main <a ...

Apple Tightens App Store Policies

Apple is proving once again that if you don't play by its rules (which appear to <a href="http://www.pcworld.com/article/194432/want_in_apples_app_store_just_win_a_pulitzer_prize.html">change on a whim</a>) then you don't get into the iOS app store. ...

Tablet Wars: Developers Speak Out

Chances are if you're looking for the hottest third-party applications for <a href="http://www.pcworld.com/article/213478/slate_wars_tablet_takedown.html">tablet devices</a> you'll find them on the iPad or an Android-powered device, according to a <a...

Android 3.0 Sneak Peek

The next version of Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) will feature a new holographic look, five customizable home screens, a Windows-style taskbar and tabbed browsing. Google released a platform preview of Android 3.0 to third-party developers on Wednesday so ...

IBM's Supercomputer 'Watson' Wins Jeopardy Practice Round

It will be <a href="http://www.pcworld.com/article/163925/meet_watson_ibm_supercomputer_and_future_jeopardy_champ.html">man vs. machine part 2 on Jeopardy next month</a>, and if Thursday's friendly matchup was a sign of things to come, the humans are...

Apple's iOS 4.3 Beta released

Apple isn't wasting any time getting to work this January after bringing the iPhone to Verizon earlier this week. The company released the first beta version of iOS 4.3 for iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch and Apple TV on Wednesday night. The new version of ...

Google demos Motorola Tablet running Android 3.0

Android fans won't have to wait much longer to get their hands on an optimized version of Android for tablet devices. Andy Rubin, Google's vice president of engineering, debuted an early version of Android 3.0 (Honeycomb) running on a Motorola one-pa...

iPad more desirable than Galaxy Tab, survey says

Samsung's Galaxy Tab just can't beat the iPad, with 85 percent of U.S. consumers preferring Apple's tablet to Samsung's, according to a recent consumer survey. The results are based on a study conducted by investment firm Piper Jaffray, which surveye...

iPad gains on Kindle in e-reader race, but does it matter?

The race to become the most popular e-reading in the United States is down to Apple's iPad and Amazon's Kindle, according to a recent survey of 2,800 e-reader users by ChangeWave Research. ChangeWave found that Kindle's market share dropped in Novemb...

Kinect Hacked To Work On PCs

Well, that was fast. Do-it-yourself electronics kit maker and hobby retailer Adafruit recently announced that a hacker had won the company's Open Kinect Bounty. Spain-based hacker Hector Martin Cantero, who is known online as &quot;marcan,&quot; rele...

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