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Acer to launch cheaper Iconia B1 tablet to undercut competitors

Computer manufacturer Acer Inc has confirmed that it would offer a new mini-tablet for as little as $99 in several emerging markets.

Mini tablet war under Christmas trees this year

A sales war could determine whether Apple, Google or Amazon will dominate the fastest-growing area of personal computing.

Android devours Apple’s lunch

Smartphones and tablets powered by Google's Android software are eating into Apple's turf by feeding appetites for innovation and low prices.

iPad, therefore I love computers

The tablet has revolutionised the way its enthusiastic users work, live and play.

Smartphones, tablets to drive advertising market

Deloitte says people who use smartphones, tablets and portable media players are due to become a force in the competitive 2012 electronics market.

Light my Fire: Amazon ignites tablet war

Amazon.com took the wraps off its long-awaited "Kindle Fire" on Wednesday, tacking on a mass market-friendly $199 price tag.

HP surrenders as post-PC era beckons

The surest sign the post-PC era is here is the announcement by the world's top personal computer maker that it is taking steps to exit the business.

Will Intel’s Ultrabook take on the iPad?

Intel has said computer makers Lenovo, Asustek and Acer will launch its new lightweight notebook PCs -- known as Ultrabooks -- at the end of May.

Sony to take on Apple with launch of first tablet PCs

Sony, a laggard in the tablet market, unveiled its first tablet computers in an attempt to grab second place in the market from Apple's iPad.

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