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Starwood CEO ditches PC for iPhone, iPad with keyboard

Frits van Paasschen, CEO of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide, has ditched his PC for an iPhone and an iPad with a keyboard.

Today's best-dressed entrepreneur sports a smartphone

Perhaps it comes as no surprise, but the smartphone has just edged out the laptop as the top business tool among young entrepreneurs.

Tech support scams now targeting mobile devices

Mobile device users no longer need to feel left out of tech support scams because they are now being targeted by scammers, says security Jerome Segura in a blog.

Spotlight: Tablet shipments blow past PCs even faster than expected

The first iPad wasn't announced until 2010. So it's quite impressive that tablets are expected to outship desktop and laptop computers by the last quarter of 2013. Market research firm IDC...

IDC: PC shipments projected to drop 9.7 percent

The outlook for PC shipments isn't looking good at the moment, according to a new report by research firm IDC.

Spotlight: Logitech Bluetooth Speakers Z600

The Logitech Bluetooth Speakers Z600 are the latest wireless desktop speakers from Logitech. 

Spotlight: Connectify Switchboard

Connectify Switchboard Personal Edition is a nifty app that installs on a home PC or OS X computer to provide a personal VPN service for secure Internet access--for traveling or on-the-go.

Spotlight: Satechi Bluetooth Wireless Smart Keypad

The Satechi Bluetooth Wireless Smart Keypad lets you add a standalone keypad to a laptop or desktop via Bluetooth wireless.

PC makers to get Windows 8.1 RTM in August

Microsoft intends to make the RTM, or Release To Manufacturing, version of Windows 8.1 available to computer makers in late August.

Global IT spending to grow by just 2 percent, says Gartner

Worldwide IT spending will grow by just two percent this year, says Gartner. The new forecast is down from the 4.1 percent growth that was predicted by the research firm just three months earlier.