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How (and why) New Zealand bucks worldwide PC sales trend

New Zealand PC sales surged in 2014. IDC’s Asia/Pacific Quarterly PC Tracker unit reports sales grew almost 16 percent during the year. That total zoomed past IDC’s already bullish forecast. 228 more words


Oh God, No, I Have to Buy a New Computer

This might surprise you, but as a millennial I use my computer a lot. Like a lot, a lot.

I use it for shopping, reading the news, finding new music, watching movies, playing video games, organizing my photo library, writing documents, editing pictures and film, keeping notes, wasting loads of time on Pinterest, looking up walk-throughs for video games, figuring out which diseases I definitely am coming down with on WebMD, and watching videos of llamas wrecking havoc on the streets. 1,278 more words

Satya Nadella was the right choice for Microsoft CEO

It’s one year since Microsoft appointed Satya Nadella as its third CEO. He was clearly the right person for the job.

Things are not perfect at Microsoft, but Nadella has done a great job of reinventing the company and making it relevant again. 302 more words


Apple will expand its support capabilities for Beats by Dre hardware products, like headphones and speakers, next week by launching web-based chat support, according to sources. 80 more words

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Is Windows 10 a good thing?

Windows has an official preview video. If you follow tech news, you find Windows is offering a free upgrade for Windows 7 and 8 users. You just need to survey some recent articles: 624 more words


4 Reasons Why Personal Computers Aren’t Dead

If you want to see through the hype around tablets and mobile devices, you could start by remembering why you love the personal computer.

Gartner, a major technology analyst firm, says that personal computers are in a “relative revival”, based on the… 584 more words

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The 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display may have the highest resolution screen in the world today, but it seems Apple will have to up its game next year if it wants to retain that title: 8K displays are expected to arrive sometime in 2016. 87 more words