Falcon Northwest’s mid-sized tower desktop, the Talon, has been in production continuously since 1999. Over the years, it has been reinvented several times, but with competitors like Origin and Maingear hot on Falcon’s heels, there’s no shortage of alternatives. Does the Talon reign supreme here, or have newcomers passed it by?
Cyberpower’s Zeus Mini is the company’s response to small form-factor computers from competitors like Falcon Northwest and Digital Storm. Unlike those alternatives however, the Zeus Mini starts at around $600 and, even when impressively equipped, rarely exceeds $2000. Is this a case of “too good to be true”?
The Dell XPS 13 has earned praise in the past, but its core design is nearing two years old. Can an update to a 4th-gen Intel Core CPU grant this Ultrabook a few new tricks, or is it time for this aging design to retire?
Toshiba has taken a second shot at the Kirabook by updating it with a 4th-gen Intel Core processor and slashing the base MSRP to $1,499.
Toshiba was the first to market a high-resolution PC Ultrabook with the Kirabook, a slim system boasting a 2560x1440 display. The original suffered from an incredible MSRP and merely average performance, but the revision boasts the latest 4th-gen Intel processors and sells for several hundred less. Is that enough to make the Kirabook king of premium notebooks?
Steve Jobs, born in 1955, would be celebrating his 59th birthday today. Despite his humble beginnings, Jobs became a icon in the tech industry, whose legacy and influence will be felt for years after his passing.
The HP Spectre 13t x2 is the latest Windows 2-in-1 to hit the market, and it's also one of the best sold so far. But can a PC convertible stand up to Apple's excellent MacBook Pro 13 with Retina?
The C720P's specifications are strong given the $299 price, but can this system defeat recent releases from HP and Toshiba?
Lenovo's new ThinkPad X1 Carbon features an optional 2560x1440 touchscreen, customizable function keys and lightweight design. These features target business travelers in need of maximum function in a minimal package, but are they enough to peel buyers away from the MacBook Pro 13 with Retina?
Instant messengers have been around ages, and there's no sign that they'll go extinct soon. We've rounded up five of the top cross-platform, cross-protocol IM programs that can handle your needs no matter what messaging service you prefer to use.
Is HP’s new Spectre 13t x2 a do-it-all powerhouse, or does this system’s versatility come with unwanted baggage?
The HP Spectre 13t x2 is very similar to the standard HP Spectre 13t ultrabook. Though the latter offers slightly better performance, the difference isn’t noticeable in day-to-day use, and battery life is almost identical.
Microsoft has announced that it will soon put Windows XP out to pasture, which means less support for users with problems. Here's some of the most common issues XP users still experience - and how to fix them.
Satya Nadella is now in the driver's seat at Microsoft, but what will he do with the company? We take a look at some of the man's more notable quotable to see what exactly makes the new king of Redmond tick.
There's been plenty of talk about the death of the PC and the post-PC era. However, if you ask the CEOs of three boutique PC manufacturing outfits, they're not exactly buying it. Read on to learn more.