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All computer types including mainframe, servers, PCs, notebooks, tablets, storage, enterprise systems, and other related end markets.

Global notebook shipments to grow 4.3% sequentially in 3Q14

Buoyed by back-to-school demand, global notebook shipments are expected to grow 4.3% sequentially in the third quarter of 2014 before taking a dive of 1.1% in the fourth quarter, according to Digitimes Research.

: Computer, Data

Acer surpasses Samsung to hold top spot in Chromebook shipments in 2Q14

Chromebook shipments reached 1.8 million units in the second quarter of 2014, and Acer held the number one spot in shipments with a 30% market, surpassing Samsung Electronics for the first time, according to WitsView.

: Computer, Data

Dell aims to ship 30 million notebooks in 2015

Based on requests for quotation (RFQ) received by Taiwan-based notebook ODMs, Dell aims to ramp up its notebook shipments by 40% to almost 30 million units in 2015, bringing it closer to Lenovo and Hewlett-Packard (HP), which are estimated to ship 32-35 million units, according to sources from the upstream supply chain.

: Computer, Data

Cray branches out to commercial buyers for its supercomputers

A $174 million contract from the National Nuclear Security Administration, a $54 million sale in South Korea and a deal to provide the first supercomputer in India — all in the past two months.

: Computer

For Lenovo’s vendors, the $2.3 billion IBM deal means opportunity

As Lenovo inches closer to a $2.3 billion deal with IBM, excitement is building at a small IT firm in Cary.

: Computer

Acer to keep running PC business for the next several decades

Commenting on how to lead Acer out of its bottleneck, CEO Jason Chen at an interview with Sina.com said that the company is likely to continue running its PC business for the next several decades, but the cloud computing business will become the priority.

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Asus topples Apple as top tablet shipper in Japan

TOKYO — Taiwan’s Asus sold more tablets in Japan than Apple in the January-June period, its first time in the top spot for the half, according to figures released Thursday by market research company BCN.

: Computer