KATIE CINCOTTA Google's latest stripped-down laptop, the thin, lightweight Acer C720P, is the ideal travel PC.
Anick Jesdanun Windows XP still runs on millions of computers out there. Here's what to do if you own one of them.
Tom Pullar-Strecker Microsoft has been accused of crossing a line and inconveniencing computer users who have yet to ditch Windows XP before it stops supporting the operating system on Tuesday.
Farhad Manjoo What if more monitors and bigger monitors actually detract from, rather than improve, how you work?
Iain Gillespie The power of supercomputers is increasingly being used to benefit weather app users.
Bill Rigby Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella may unveil an iPad version of the company's Office software suite on March 27.
MAHESH SHARMA Desperate technology enthusiasts are using regular household items in MacGyver-like solutions to revive their dead devices.
BLEEDING EDGE When web browsers slowed on one of ours PCS, we immediately feared an accumulation of spyware or perhaps even a virus.
Dina Bass Microsoft is cutting the price of Windows 8.1 by 70 per cent for makers of low-cost computers and tablets as they try to fend off cheaper rivals like Google's Chromebooks, people familiar with the program said.
MACMAN In 1986, the Mac Plus cost $US2600, yet people bought them and revelled in what they could do with them.
Hayden Walles Computer performance doesn't always improve just because you pile on the processors.
Mark Davies Olympic workers are swooping on reporters in Sochi competition venues with Apple laptops, hastily taping over the iconic logo with duct tape.
BEN GRUBB Google's ultra-portable HP Chromebook 11 laptop has gone on sale in Australia after sales were halted overseas due to reported overheating of power supplies.
ADAM TURNER Microsoft looks set to throw in the towel, with plans to replace the oft-maligned Windows 8.
Salvador Rodriguez Hewlett-Packard is heavily promoting its Windows 7 PCs over those that run Windows 8, the newer but far less popular version of Microsoft's operating system.