Apple is reportedly developing a new iMac desktop
According to Mark Gurman from Bloomberg, the new iMac will come in the same 24-inch screen size and colors as the current model. However, it will be more powerful and feature a new M-series chip to replace the M1.
The iMac will also see some internal component redesigns, and the manufacturing pr... Read more
Dell Technologies announces mass layoff of 6,500 jobs
Dell Technologies is also going to cut jobs, a total of 6,500 jobs will be lost at the manufacturer. The round of layoffs is part of a restructuring of Dell Technologies. With this, the company must prepare for "an uncertain future," COO Jeff Clarke indicated in an internal memo.
According to th... Read more
Apple Mac mini M2 and M2 Pro available from January 24
Apple launched Mac mini models with M2 and M2 Pro processors. The processors provide significant performance improvements over M1 models from the previous generation.
The Mac mini M2 and M2 Pro are available for pre-orders starting today. Apple will ship the devices from January 24 onwards. The... Read more
Intel launches NUC 13 Extreme Raptor Canyon mini PC
Intel introduced the NUC 13 Extreme, also known as Raptor Canyon. The powerful mini PC is based on the latest 13th gen Intel desktop processors.
NUCs are very small mini PCs that can typically be held in one hand. Despite their size, mini PCs have the same functionality as regular PCs. The forma... Read more
‘Desktop and laptop sales down, consumers tighten belts’
PC and laptops sales declined worldwide in the second quarter of 2022. Market researchers from IDC detailed the trend in a quarterly report.
The Q2 2022 report shows that global PC and laptop sales declined by 15.3 percent compared to the same quarter in 2021. A total of 71.3 million PCs and la... Read more
Lenovo’s 16-inch ThinkPad P promises desktop-like performance
Lenovo has improved the performance of its P-series ThinkPad laptop workstations while reducing the diagonal screen size. With Intel's recently introduced 12th Gen mobile HX-series CPUs and a larger display, the Lenovo ThinkPad P16 seeks to appeal to professionals with high-performance mobile ... Read more
‘PC sales boom subsides’
IDC market researchers conclude that the PC sales boom of the past two years is slowly waning.
The pandemic caused worldwide desktop and laptop sales to increase considerably in the past two years. According to IDC, the sales boom is waning. The market researchers studied the latest quarter's w... Read more
Apple launches the Mac Studio, a new desktop PC
Apple will be shipping a new desktop PC starting March 18. The Mac Studio is best described as a business version of the Mac Mini, outperforming its predecessor across the board.
The Mac Studio desktop is available in various configurations. At the base, you'll find either the Apple M1 Max or th... Read more
Quantum computing could reach desktop status with no cryo-cooling needed
An Australian/German company has a powerful quantum accelerators project in the works. The accelerators are the size of graphics cards, a vastly smaller size than we are used to. They work at room temperature, outperforming the current huge cryo-cooled quantum supercomputers.
The projection is t... Read more
PC sales still booming in EMEA
Even with lockdowns easing and employees steadily heading back to office spaces and leaving their remote stations at home, PC sales show no signs of slowing.
IDC, the market intelligence firm, predicts that shipments of traditional PCs, including desktops, notebooks, and workstations, will reach... Read more