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Acer appoints third CEO in a year

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Chip veteran Jason Chen will take over from the company's founder Stan Shih
24 Dec 2013

Review: Acer Iconia W3 - Windows 8 on a tiny tablet

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Acer's offering is small enough, but is it perfectly formed?
02 Jul 2013

Apple supplier Pegatron to hire 40,000 staff to make budget iPhone

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Sixty per cent of Pegatron's revenues to be in second half of 2013, says CFO
10 May 2013

Lenovo president EMEA: Two per cent margin for PCs is successful

The former Acer CEO talks about a possible acquisition of BlackBerry and riding out a tough PC market
08 Feb 2013

Lenovo overtakes Acer’s EMEA PC sales but HP remains top

Chinese PC maker bucks trend of decline in PC sales
18 Jan 2013

Netbook dies as Asus and Acer end production

Mini-laptop craze lasted barely five years. Tablets to blame?
02 Jan 2013

H4cked Off: Why my Windows h8 is Surfacing

Surface RT ain't all that, but what does that mean for the future of Windows 8's ambitious ecosystem?
05 Nov 2012

Acer delays Windows tablets in response to Microsoft Surface launch

And Windows 8 ain't gonna increase sales by much either, adds Acer president Jim Wong
01 Nov 2012

Google blocks Acer smartphone based on Android derivative

Google threat to cut-off Acer over Aliyun phone for China
17 Sep 2012

Launch date for Windows 8 revealed

PCs, smartphones, tablets and other devices with new Metro user interface to be released same day
19 Jul 2012

Tech Talk 36 - Ford apps, software industry growth and more!

Join Tech Talk for lively debate and discussion around the top stories and issues around the UK IT industry this week
24 Jun 2011

Acer to cut 300 jobs as board agrees to pay cut

The company expects to save £18.3m annually
03 Jun 2011

Google Chromebooks coming to the UK

Chrome OS notebooks from Samsung and Acer will ship on 15 June
12 May 2011

Western European PC market growing, says Gartner

UK market is weak as a result of austerity measures
25 Aug 2010

Acer computer sales top HP and Dell

Consumer PC market grows with mobile units especially strong in UK
18 Feb 2010

European PC market continues to contract

Central and Eastern Europe markets flagging despite mini notebook success in western Europe
19 Oct 2009

European Commission publishes Intel anti-trust evidence

Commission publishes extracts from a number of emails that show how the chip maker sought to squeeze rival AMD out of the market
21 Sep 2009

Global PC shipments fall - but less than expected

But European market still declining fast - down 10 per cent year on year
16 Jul 2009

PC sales fall flat for the first time in years

PC shipments in lucrative Christmas quarter disappoint, and UK is Europe's weakest market
15 Jan 2009

Acer makes final offer for Gateway

PC maker to buy rival at a cost of £0.94 a share
21 Sep 2007