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Acer Iconia Tab A100 postponed until 2H 2011

Acer Iconia Tab A100 postponed until 2H 2011

Acer has confirmed that its Iconia Tab A100, the 7-inch Android tablet revealed at MWC 2011 back in February, has been postponed, and now won't reach shelves until later this year. News of the A100 issues broke when Polish site Tabletowo spotted the slate had been pulled from Acer's site, leaving only the larger A500, its Windows counterpart the W500, the dual-display Iconia Touchbook and the oversized Iconia Smart phone.

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Acer Iconia Dual-Screen Laptop Unveiled

Acer Iconia Dual-Screen Laptop Unveiled

Acer is currently holding a global press event, where the company is hard at work on announcing plenty of new touch-centric devices. Acer is focusing mainly on interaction, and how new Acer-branded devices will interact with users, as well as one another. The first of those announcements centers around the Iconia, which is a dual-screen laptop.

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It’s Time to Re-Invent the PC – But How?

It’s Time to Re-Invent the PC – But How?

The PC faces stiff competition from things like smartphones, tablets, smart TV's and more. As a consumer you are faced with a plethora of products competing for your dollars. PCs have become less interesting, yet we all need them. What kind of innovations do we need to see with PC's in order to capture our attention again?

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Microsoft offers Kinect deal and more for Black Friday

Microsoft offers Kinect deal and more for Black Friday

Today is B-Day for shoppers, Black Friday for the uninitiated. This is the day when you can get some of the best tech deals of the season just in time for holiday giving. Microsoft has some special deals going that will appeal to the geeks out there. We won’t tell Santa on you if you buy them for yourself rather than someone else.

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Is Dual-Touch the Future of Phones and Tablets?

Is Dual-Touch the Future of Phones and Tablets?

If one touchscreen is good, how great must two be? Tapping into the same part of the brain that screams how geekily-cool Star Trek tablet props are, the allure of a double-display smartphone or computer isn't new, but neither has it been done right. That's not stopped various new attempts, however, Acer's twin-14-inch Iconia Touchbook notebook for one, or the imminent Sprint Kyocera Echo phone for another. Double-vision each may offer, but the manufacturers responsible are still showing serious myopia in how they're delivering on the twin-touch dream.

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