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WSJ: Google working on an Android-powered game system, smart watch and new Nexus Q

According to the Wall Street Journal, Google might make another foray into living room hardware as it's currently developing an Android powered gaming console. Since that's just not enough of a rumor bomb, the talkative 'people familiar with the matter' also claim a wristwatch and followup to its 'postponed' Nexus ...

Chromebooks from Acer, HP and Samsung heading to six new countries

If Chromebooks from Acer, HP and Samsung have struck your fancy but haven't been available in your country, your fortune might have just changed. Google's proclaimed that Chrome OS laptops from the trio will see begin rolling out to folks in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland and the ...

HP Labs builds a glasses-free, portable 3D display with wide viewing angles (video)

Typical attempts at a glasses-free 3D display have trouble with viewing angles; we're all too familiar with having to sit in a sweet spot to get the effect. HP Labs might have just solved this last problem with a prototype 3D LCD that would better accommodate the real ...

HP re-enters the tablet race with $170 Android-powered Slate7

HP re-entered the tablet race over the weekend with the announcement of the Slate 7. The company’s first tablet since the short-lived TouchPad will run Google’s Android operating system and sell for just $169.99. As you might surmise from the name, the Slate 7 will carry a 7-inch display operating at ...

HP Envy 14 Spectre review

In a previous life, the HP Envy 14 was a laptop's laptop: a 5.69-pound slugger with an optical drive, discrete AMD graphics and a battery that couldn't last four hours in our battery rundown test. That notebook -- one of our favorites in the 2010-2011 year -- met its fate ...

HP’s first Chromebook officially out, priced at$330

HP’s Chromebook plans were first revealed last week through a product sheet on its website, but now the company has made it official. Joining the likes of Samsung, Acer, and Lenovo, HP is embracing Google’s browser-based operating system with its own Pavilion 14 Chromebook. Unlike the first wave of Chromebooks with ...