LG & Acer Release Preliminary Q1 Data

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Following on from Samsung (Samsung Enjoying 2022 Business So Far), LG released its preliminary results for Q1 and reported sales up 18.5% on last year to $17.2 billion and profit up …

Tags:Acer| Chromebooks| Financial Data| LG Electronics (LGE)

HP and Lenovo Chromebooks expected to support Steam

by Bob Raikes

What They Say 9to5Google spotted that a plan for Chromebooks to support the Steam gaming service might be getting close as it said that Google now has timelines on the implementation. The site found …

Tags:Chromebooks| Game Playing| GPUs| Nvidia

Acer Boosts Learning with Four Durable Chromebooks for Education

by Artem Alekseenko

Acer announced four new Chromebooks with the latest technologies, durable designs and a collection of features that optimize them for the education environment. The popularity of Chromebooks continues to grow thanks to the robust …

Tags:Acer| Chromebooks

NPD Forecasts the US Tech Scene

by Bob Raikes

NPD held a virtual event around CES to look at a ‘big topic’ and from a high level – both in B2C and the B2B businesses. The session was introduced by Stephen Baker, a …

Tags:Chromebooks| Forecasts| Market Data| Notebooks| NPD| The Metaverse| TVs (TV Sets)| USA| Virtual Reality

Acer Boosts Monitors & Adds Gaming OLED

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Acer had plenty to talk about at CES. Display highlights included: The Predator X32 ($1,999/Feb) and X32 FP ($1,799/Q2) are UltraHD IPS gaming monitors which have VESA DisplayHDR 1000 certifications and …

Tags:Acer| CES 2022| Chromebooks| Desktop Monitors| Game Playing| Notebooks| OLEDs

Google Chromebook slows, hinting at flagging COVID PC boom  

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Nikkei reports that Chromebook makers have been ‘slashing’ their orders for components by ‘at least 20%’. That could mean 10 million or so fewer Chromebooks in the market this year. One …

Tags:Chromebooks| Forecasts| Market Data

Links Week Ending 13th August 2021

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the second part of this week. 2021 State Of The Mobile Baseband (I’m …

Tags:Apple| China| Chromebooks| DVB-T & T2| HP Inc| India| Italy| Market Data| PC Market (Personal Computers - PCs)| Qualcomm| Smartphones