Simon Tsang Hewlett-Packard bills the dv3 as an entertainment machine but we couldn't quite figure out why. The dv3 is nevertheless a fine portable computer.
David Flynn When netbooks first appeared on the market two years ago, it was their $500 price tag that drew the most attention. These little low-cost laptops suddenly made go-anywhere mobile computing affordable.
Michael Liedtke Microsoft is retooling Windows 8 to address complaints and confusion that have been blamed for deepening a slump in PC sales.
David Pogue They may be slick but the latest hybrids may not be worth the price.
Imaging The latest Retina MacBook Pro has minuses but plenty of ticks.
Adam Turner More than a tablet but less than a PC, the Google Chromebook joins the growing line-up of post-PC devices.
Adam Turner Is Linux on the desktop worth a second look if Chrome gives an old PC a new lease of life?
Bill Rigby Windows 8 appears to be driving buyers away from PCs and toward smartphones and tablets, says IDC.
Adam Turner Brimming with potential and priced to sell, Acer's stripped-down Chromebook is the perfect travel companion.
Farhad Manjoo Touch-enabled computers are here to stay. What's Apple waiting for?
Adam Turner Sometimes, a monochrome laser printer is the best way to churn out long essays, school assignments and business reports.
Farhad Manjoo We have Apple to thank for the demise of the netbook.
Chris Gardner There are only two things you need to know about the Microsoft Wedge Touch mouse. Firstly it's in the shape of a wedge and secondly it's a touch mouse.
Adam Turner After kicking off with a whimper rather than a bang, can Microsoft's Surface undergo a retail revival?
Bill Rigby Consumer sales of Windows-powered personal computers fell 21 per cent overall last month, indicating a lacklustre debut for Windows 8.
David Pogue Try this simple test at home: what's the name of Dell's best-selling PC?
Adam Turner It seems usability has been abandoned in the quest for better battery life.
Adam Turner Between low-powered netbooks and expensive ultrabooks lies a handful of small notebooks perfect for your travel bag.
Adam Turner What's the perfect gadget for your travel bag?
Worldwide sales of personal computers fell 0.1 per cent in the second quarter of the year as consumers turned their attention to newer gadgets like tablets, a survey has shown.