Acer launches tablet war salvo

2014-01-06 13:02

Acer has launched a new tablet to entice users at the Consumer Electronics Show as the company looks to take market share from industry giants.

Microsoft tweaks Windows 8

2013-06-27 08:32

Microsoft has courted application makers with a "re-blended" version of the overhauled Windows 8 operating system.

Iconia Windows tablets hit SA

2013-04-29 12:15

Acer is racing to bring its Iconia range of Windows-powered tablets to the market in SA with the launch of the W510 and W700.

Aspire S7 a top-speed ultrabook - review

2013-02-04 14:00

The Acer Aspire S7 may be the laptop that justifies its race car name as the device is designed to speed up productivity.

Acer unveils world's thinnest laptop

2012-01-09 07:52

Acer has unveiled the world's thinnest laptop computer as an array of ultrabook rivals debut this week at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.

Computer, car makers hit by Thai floods

2011-10-28 12:09

Global supply chains for major firms including Toyota and Acer have been affected by a shortage of parts made in Thailand, which has been battered by floods.

Win7 release date announced

2009-06-03 20:03

Microsoft Corp said its new Windows 7 operating system will be generally available on October 22, well ahead of its original schedule.


PC sales continue to slide, poll shows

2013-07-11 09:57

Worldwide sales of personal computers dropped for a fifth consecutive quarter, the longest decline in the PC market's history, a research firm says.

Windows goes Blue

2013-05-15 10:28

The new-look Windows 8 is set to boost Microsoft, says Arthur Goldstuck.

Acer launches cheap Iconia tablet

2013-02-25 13:20

Acer has launched its lightweight tablet in South Africa targeted at younger people, but cheaper than leading brands like the iPad and Galaxy Tab.

Acer to offer $99 mini tablet

2013-01-09 07:51

Taiwan computer maker Acer says it will offer a new mini-tablet for as little as $99 in several emerging markets.

FNB launches Acer laptop offer

2012-08-03 10:05

First National Bank has added Acer laptop computers to its inventory for customers.

Acer unveils thinnest laptop

2012-01-09 07:27

Acer has unveiled the world's thinnest laptop computer as an array of "ultrabook" rivals prepared to debut at the Consumer Electronics Show.

Springboks stay connected

2011-08-31 15:39

Associate Springbok sponsors Vodacom and Acer have produced a technology package to keep the Boks connected at all times.

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