PC Shipments Worldwide Drop 15.3 Percent In Q2, IDC Warns

Worrying sign. Global PC shipments take a double-digit tumble in the second quarter, amid fears of worldwide economic downturn

1 month ago

PC Sales Reach Highest Level Since 2012, Says IDC

Shipments of PCs (desktops, laptops, workstations etc) experience growth streak during the past year, despite ongoing chip shortage

7 months ago

Acer Slaps Volkswagen With 4G Patent Lawsuit – Report

Legal battle. German car giant sued, as Taiwanese PC maker Acer alleges VW has not paid for licenses for its…

8 months ago

Acer Warns Chip Shortage Will Impact Laptop Production

Chip shortage...the manufacturing of laptops will be impact by the global silicon shortage until at least next year, Acer has…

1 year ago

CES 2018: Dell, HP & Samsung Windows 10 Laptops Debut

HP, Samsung, Dell and Acer have all launched Windows 10 notebooks at CES in Las Vegas, including ultra-thin and 2-in-1…

5 years ago

IFA 2017: The Most Important (And Weird) Innovations From The Show

New smartphones, wearables, washing machines, and, er, pet feeders. What went down at IFA 2017?

5 years ago

Acer Boosts Ultraportable And Hybrid Line, Demonstrating The PC Market Is Not Dead Yet

NEW YORK: Acer also revealed new all-in-one desktops and a refreshed Aspire range

5 years ago

Microsoft To Start Shipping Acer Mixed Reality Headset

Acer's new Windows 10-based mixed reality headset will start shipping this month as part of Microsoft's development kits

5 years ago

Odeon To Create Europe’s First IMAX VR Centre Using Acer And StarBreeze Tech

IMAX and Odeon are looking to bring virtual reality into cinemas

6 years ago

Acer Security Flaw Exposed Customer Data For 11 Months

Acer is preparing to alert customers to a data breach that affected Acer's e-commerce site from May 2015 to April…

6 years ago

Skylake-Powered Acer Chromebook 14 For Work Targets Businesses With All Day Battery

14 inch Chromebook 14 for Work launched alongside new notebooks and Windows 10-powered 2-in-1 device

6 years ago

Acer Chromebook 14 Brings All-Day Power

All-metal Chromebook comes with 14 hours of battery life, Acer claims

6 years ago

CES 2016 – Acer Rolls Out Ultra-Customisable Chromebook

IN PICTURES - 11in Chromebook accompanied by all-in-one desktop Chromebase 24 also running ChromeOS

7 years ago

Acer Reveals Lego-Inspired Modular PC

IFA 2015: ‘Building Block’ Revo Build sees Acer let its customers decide what components to include

7 years ago

Acer Jade Primo Is A Full-On Windows 10 PC/Smartphone Hybrid

IFA 2015: Microsoft’s Continuum feature means that you’ll be able to take your work with you wherever you go

7 years ago

Acer Founder Stan Shih Is Open To Company Sale

Stan Shih says he believes such a move could re-vitalise ailing Taiwanese manufacturer

7 years ago

Sub-£200 Windows 10 Acer Cloudbooks To Take On Chrome OS

Ultra-light Aspire One Cloudbook 11 and 14 offer full Windows 10 and OneDrive storage as Acer takes on Google and…

7 years ago

Gartner: Global PC Shipments Fall AGAIN

Figures include 15.7 percent drop in EMEA region, but Windows 10 release should spell good news, firm says

7 years ago

Schools And Universities Drive Record Chromebook Sales In 2014

Worldwide sales set to grow 27 percent this year to 7.3 million, Gartner report claims

7 years ago

Acer Chromebase Is The World’s First Touch-Screen AIO Chrome PC

Launch follows several Acer Chromebooks partnerships in the past

7 years ago

MWC 2015 – Acer: ‘Our Smartphones Are Here To Stay’

Affordable yet powerful mobile devices are crucial going forward for Acer

7 years ago

CES 2015 – Acer Launches Super-Sized Chromebook, Two New 4G Smartphones

Industry-first 15.6in Chromebook launches alongside Acer Liquid Jade S and Liquid Z410 smartphones

8 years ago

Intel And Google Show Off New Haswell And Bay Trail Chromebooks

Intel claims to be the number one Chrome OS microprocessor maker

8 years ago

Acer CEO Hints At Plans For The Future

Founder Stan Shih and new CEO Jason Chen confess to Acer's failings, but have little to say about the future

9 years ago

World PC Market Continues To Struggle As Sales Fall 10 Percent In 2013

Reports from Gartner and IDC both paint a bleak picture

9 years ago

Acer Appoints Former TSMC Executive Jason Chen As CEO

Jason Chen will be taking over from founder Stan Shih on 1 January

9 years ago

Acer Launches Cloud Service To Offset PC Slowdown

Acer announces its Build Your Own Cloud (BYOC) offering as it looks to counter slowing PC sales

9 years ago

Acer CEO Steps Down After Bruising Results

The CEO of Acer resigns as it restructures with a 7 percent workforce reduction and product cancellations

9 years ago

Haswell-based PCs From Acer, Lenovo Unveiled

New computers based on Intel's Haswell processor arrive from PC makers Acer and Lenovo

9 years ago

Microsoft Offers Sneak Peek At Windows 8.1

Redmond offers a quick glimpse of the upcoming Windows 8 'Blue' update at the Computex show

9 years ago