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Apr 17, 2014 - 05:15 PM EDT — AAPL: 524.94 (+5.93, +1.14%) | NASDAQ: 4095.516 (+9.291, +0.23%)

Tag: crappy Windows PCs

  1. Say goodbye to Microsoft

    Microsoft desperately tried to get into phones, tablets, watches and TVs, but…

  2. Chinese hacker cracks Safari, wins $40,000, praises Apple’s security

    The security in OS X is higher than other operating systems…

  3. Microsoft risks even further Windows security woes by retiring XP

    Microsoft plans to ship the final public patches for Windows XP on April 8…

  4. The day Ballmer went too far: Screaming ultimatum to BoD last July, either buy Nokia or I’m gone!

    As Satya Nadella puts his stamp on Microsoft Corp., he’s coming to grips…

  5. IDC: PC shipments to fall by -6% in 2014 and decline through 2018

    Worldwide PC shipments fell by -9.8% in 201…

  6. Ballmer wishes for 10 year do-over, says Microsoft missed the mobile market

    Microsoft Corp largely missed the mobile market in the last decade…

  7. Paul Thurrott comes to another sad realization: Nobody can touch Apple

    Microsoft has confirmed the broad strokes of a report that it is dropping…

  8. Paul Thurrott comes to a sad realization: ‘Windows 8 is a disaster. Period.’

    Windows simply grew, spaghetti-like, to accommodate every silly possible need…

  9. How to replace your old computer with a new iPad

    As the personal computing era draws closer and closer to an end…

  10. Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘Android is like Europe’

    Android is like Europe…

  11. Beleaguered Sony exits PC business; axes 5,000 jobs

    Japan’s electronics firms struggle to compete with deep-pocketed industry giants like Apple Inc…

  12. Microsoft CEO Nadella should be questioning Bill Gates’ credentials as ‘technology advisor’

    The news of Gates returning to be more actively involved at Microsoft…

  13. Canalys: Apple leads worldwide PC market with 19.5% share

    Apple remained the PC market leader in Q4, shipping 30.9 million units…

  14. Bill Gates spends entire first day back in office trying to install Windows 8.1

    Bill Gates’ first day at work got off to a rocky start…

  15. Lenovo in talks about taking over Sony’s beleaguered Vaio Windows PC business

    Moody’s cut Sony’s debt rating to junk status last week…

  16. Apple Mac demand robust as Windows PC demand slumps

    Apple’s Mac grew 28.5% year-over-year and 4.8% quarter-over-quarter and took 13.7% share of 13.7% in the U.S. market…

  17. As Windows PC profits evaporate, LG to exit traditional PC market

    Korea’s LG Electronics is said to be preparing to exit the traditional PC market…

  18. Dell to axe up to one in three workers in its US and EMEA sales teams

    Over 9,000 sales types look to be losing their jobs in Dell around the globe…

  19. Gartner: Apple’s U.S. Mac sales surge 28.5% as Windows PC market drops 7.5%

    Worldwide PC shipments totaled 82.6 million units in the fourth quarter of 2013…

  20. Chart shows Apple has beaten Microsoft’s Windows monopoly

    This chart from Morgan Stanley illustrates how Apple…

  21. Gartner: 1.1 billion Android devices to ship in 2014

    Worldwide combined shipments of devices (PCs, tablets, ultramobiles and mobile phones) are projected to reach 2.5 billion units in 2014…

  22. Yahoo on malware from ads: Macintosh unaffected

    Mac users unaffected…

  23. Even more Microsoft executive departures mark end of a Windows era

    A complete housecleaning following the Windows 8ista debacle…

  24. No Windows PC can match the value of Apple’s revolutionary Mac Pro

    The first indication that Apple’s sleek, cylindrical Mac Pro…

  25. Apple’s powerful new Mac Pro a good value; far from the most expensive high-end Mac or high-end PCs

    It appears that the six core configuration – for a base price of $3999 – is the sweet spot…