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Afraid your ancient PC can't handle the Rift? Oculus Ready PC pre-orders start next week

As part of a broad campaign to put Oculus Ready hardware into the homes of its potential customers, a trio of manufacturers will open pre-orders on VR-friendly PCs and bundles next week.
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Dell’s new security feature protects your system from the second it boots up

There are lots of ways to protect a system once it's turned on, but there's another vulnerability that people aren't as aware of, the UEFI (or BIOS), and Dell is stepping in to patch it up.
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Dell’s super-thin Latitude 2-in-1s hit retail with USB Type-C, 4K resolution

Having turned some heads with its business-friendly hybrids unveiled at CES last month, Dell has now officially opened orders on the new 2-in-1 devices in its Latitude line.
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Dell’s new UltraSharp monitor is just as pretty as its bezels are thin

A Chinese product listing suggests not only that Dell is about to ship an UltraSharp monitor with super-thin bezels, but that we may have a somewhat accurate estimate on the price as well.
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Macbook Air vs Dell XPS 13: Clash of the tiny titans

Apple's Macbook Air and Dell's XPS 13 both received revisions in 2015. They're both quality machines, but only one of them will come out in the showdown of ultraportable hardware and design.
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Alienware and Dell debut Oculus Ready desktop and headset bundles

Ok so it's not in the $1,500 range, but it's not far off. Dell and Alienware have both announced Oculus Ready PC bundles that give you everything you need to get gaming in virtual reality, including the headset itself.
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Dell channels Mr T and colors its new XPS 13 gold

If you were planning on buying Dell's ultra-high-end XPS 13, with a Core i7 CPU, 8GB of RAM and a QHD+ display, now's the time, as starting in February it will be available with a gold paint job, too.
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Watch out, ThinkPad! Dell’s new Latitude is ready to put up a fight for business travelers 2:24

Dell's new Latitude 13 7000 looks like a business edition of the XPS 13, but the differences go deeper than that. Are they enough to make the Latitude a worthy competitor for Lenovo's ThinkPad?
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High-end laptops and hybrids headline CES 2016 for Dell

Business-centric laptops, innovative 2-in-1 hybrids, and a versatile Thunderbolt dock headline a broad list of new products being shown by Dell at CES 2016.
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$2,000 15-inch laptop showdown: Dell’s XPS 15 vs. Apple’s MacBook Pro 15 with Retina

While it may seem like a fair fight on paper, there's actually a clear winner in this battle of Apple versus Windows' favorite son, Dell, and it might not be the side you expect.
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2015 was challenging for Lenovo, and that’s bad news for the PC business

The past year has been difficult for Lenovo, which struggled with a security crisis and lay-offs, and its woes are emblematic of problems facing every company in the PC business.