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Acer XR381CQK is a 37.5-inch QHD monitor for gamers and professionals alike

We highlighted some of the best displays announced at CES 2017 and things haven't slowed down much since. The gaming market is also being well-served with a host of new monitors being announced and the latest is Acer's XR382CQK.
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Acer hit with $115K in penalties after the theft of 35,000 users' personal information

The New York attorney general's office will level penalties amounting to $115,000 against Acer for last year's security breach, which led to personal information relating to 35,000 users being stolen.
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Acer looks to appeal to the education market with its Chromebook Spin 11

Acer has been making Chromebooks for some time now, and the company is taking advantage of the British Education and Training Technology Show in London to take the wraps off its own 2-in-1 machine, the Chromebook Spin 11.
Computing

Acer's TravelMate Spin B1 is a rugged Windows 10 2-in-1 for the education market

Windows 10 PC manufacturers are taking popular notebook models and transforming them into 2-in-1s, as Dell has done with its excellent XPS 13. Now, Acer has joined the fray, offering a new 2-in-1 version of its TravelMate line, the Spin B1.
Computing

PC shipments were in decline for the fifth year in a row this holiday season

Despite market share growth for Apple, Dell, Lenovo, and HP Inc., reports from Gartner and IDC indicate that PC shipments over the holiday period declined for the fifth consecutive year.
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Acer showed us a $9,000 gaming 'laptop' - and it's absolutely massive

Acer's massive Predator 21 X laptop is massive, incredible, and completely impractical. It's a concept computer come to life.
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GrandPad, the Android tablet for seniors, getting a hardware refresh before April

Acer and grandPad revealed just ahead of CES 2017 that a second-generation model will arrive in the first quarter of 2017. GrandPad is a tablet for seniors but is only offered through a subscription service.
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Acer starts 2017 with gaming and education options, including massive Predator 21 X laptop 2:24

Acer has introduced a slew of new machines at CES 2017, including some updated gaming notebooks, a new midrange gaming desktop option, and the new Predator 21 X behemoth with a curved screen. There's also a rugged Chromebook meant…
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Want to game until your eyes bleed? Acer's new gaming monitors might be for you

Acer revealed three new desktop displays for gamers just ahead of CES 2017, one of which is curved and sports eye-tracking technology from Tobii. Other features across all three include support for Nvidia's G-Sync technology, and four USB…
Mobile

Acer decides to pull out of India's smartphone market, at least for now

After six years in the Indian smartphone market, Acer announced it will halt sales in the country. Reasons for the announcement include changes in Make in India and other factors.
Computing

Acer Aspire C-Series offers a much more affordable Windows 10 all-in-one PC

Original equipment manufacturers have played along with Microsoft's Surface strategy, offering excellent Windows 10 machines at lower price points. Now, Acer has announced another such effort, the Aspire C-Series all-in-one PC for the home…
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Acer injects its family of TravelMate P4 commercial laptops with two new models

Acer introduced two additions to its TravelMate P4 family of commercial laptops for business: the 14-inch P449 and the 15.6-inch P459. There are several configurations of each, meeting the needs of companies on various budgets.