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Notebook PC touch-screen panel demand to see double-digit growth

Demand for notebook PC touch-screen panels is forecast by IHS to see double-digit growth in the fourth quarter of this year, after stagnating for much of 2013.

Windows 8 to fuel global growth in touch-screen notebooks, says NPD

Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system is predicted to fuel growth in touch screen notebook computers, according to the latest stats from NPD DisplaySearch.

Sprint ends unlimited WiMAX access plans

Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S) has indicated that it will no longer offer mobile broadband plans with unlimited access to WiMAX service beginning in November. And it won't grandfather existing unlimited

Sprint looks to capitalize on tablet growth in enterprise

A Sprint Nextel (NYSE: S) executive said the operator will add significantly more tablets to its device portfolio in 2011 in a bid to cater to enterprise users looking to replace laptop computers

Some netbook resellers saw initial return rates of 30 percent

Some markets experienced a rocky start with Netbooks last year, according to Sean Maloney, Intel's marketing chief. This happened because the resellers failed to grasp the fundamental differences

Shipments of notebook processor gives Intel better-than-expected quarter

A better-than-expected quarter for chip maker Intel propelled the company's market share to 81.2 percent, compared with just 76.2 percent from the same period in 2007. According to an October 23

Notebook makers downgrade the value of having Blu-ray

Once introduced as the de-facto feature in the highest-end models of laptops, Blu-ray drives are selectively being sidelined by manufacturers, according to The Inquirer. Asus has canceled the feature

HP claims 24-hour battery life for notebook

Hewlett Packard has unveiled its own contender in response to Dell's announcement of its new Latitude E6400 notebook with up to 19 hours of battery life. With a monster 12-cell lithium ion battery

Intel shows off new Atom processors

Intel has announced the availability of two Atom processors at the Computex 2008 conference in Taiwan this week. The Atom N270 processor is targeted at low-cost notebooks while the Atom 230 is

OLPC unveils 2.0 version of its laptop

OLPC founder Nicholas Negroponte unveiled the foundation's second-generation laptop at the MIT Media Lab at a day-long media event on Tuesday. The surprise here is that it uses dual-touch screens