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  • 3D Notebooks planned from Acer, Dell, HP, Lenovo and Sony
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    3D Notebooks planned from Acer, Dell, HP, Lenovo and Sony

    By 21 September 2009

    Reports claim that Acer, Dell, HP, Lenovo and Sony are all planning to launch notebooks that come equipped with a stereoscopic screen capable of generating 3D images. Dell, HP, Lenovo and Sony are all working with one manufacturer - a Taiwanese company...

  • Dell buys IT service provider Perot Systems
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    Dell buys IT service provider Perot Systems

    By 21 September 2009

    Dell has announced it is to buy IT service provider Perot Systems. Texas-based Perot Systems provides IT support to business customers such as hospitals, governments and banks. Dell said the takeover will mean it will be able to provide a wider range...

  • VIDEO: Alienware Teaser Trailer
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    VIDEO: Alienware Teaser Trailer

    By 18 September 2009

    Dell has dropped an Alienware teaser trailer onto YouTube, indicating that we're in for another round of hardware from the gaming brand. Last time round, we got the M17x laptop, so what could we get this time? The trailer depicts a girl lying on the sofa...

  • Dell Studio XPS 8000 desktop PCs launch
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    Dell Studio XPS 8000 desktop PCs launch

    By 17 September 2009

    Dell has launched the new Studio XPS 8000 desktop computers that it says are "designed for people who insist on raw power". If you are such a consumer, you'll be happy to note the PCs offer Intel's newest, powerful desktop processors, the Core i5 Quad...

  • Dell offers "Filth" laptop
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    Dell offers "Filth" laptop

    By 16 September 2009

    Dell's continued sponsorship of the MTV Europe Music Awards, due to take place in November, has spawned a limited edition laptop. Said to featuring a "distinctive" design created especially by artist and designer, "Filth", it will also come with a free...

  • Dell teases with 9.99m thick Dell Adamo XPS laptop
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    Dell teases with 9.99m thick Dell Adamo XPS laptop

    By 9 September 2009

    Dell has snuck out a teaser for a new laptop model within its thin Adamo range on Wednesday. "9/9/09 comes only once and today Dell is offering a glimpse of its highly stylized, thin 9.99-mm Adamo By Dell concept that’s as beautiful as today’s date...

  • Dell Inspiron 15z and 14z show off thin side, go on sale
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    Dell Inspiron 15z and 14z show off thin side, go on sale

    By 8 September 2009

    Dell has announced two new models in its Inspiron range on Tuesday; the Inspiron 14z and Inspiron 15z. The two new models that add to the recently released 11z offer, as you might expect, both 15-inch and 14-inch screen sizes within a thin design. Rather...

  • Carphone Warehouse gets Dell Inspiron 11z
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    Carphone Warehouse gets Dell Inspiron 11z

    By 3 September 2009

    The Carphone Warehouse has announced that it will be the UK's first retailer to sell the new Dell Inspiron 11z not-netbook. A deal with The Phone House sees a similar arrangement in France. The new Dell Inspiron 11z follows the trend of recent manufacturers,...

  • Dell Latitude E5400 notebook  review
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    Dell Latitude E5400 notebook review

    By 19 August 2009

    Dell’s Latitude E-series may not offer the most exciting laptops on the market, but they’re reliable, strong and great for small, medium and large businesses. The Latitude E5400 sits towards the lower end of the range, with plastics used instead of...

  • Dell's Mini 3i smartphone unveiled
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    Dell's Mini 3i smartphone unveiled

    By 17 August 2009

    There's been whispering and murmerings of an Android smartphone from Dell for some time, and earlier in the year we brought you the first spy pictures of the device, but now the handset has finally been made official. The Mini 3i, as it's called, is only...

  • Dell unleashes Vostro 1014, 1015 and 1088 laptops
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    Dell unleashes Vostro 1014, 1015 and 1088 laptops

    By 12 August 2009

    Dell's Vostro lineup, targeted at small businesses, is growing with the addition of three entry-level 14.1 and 15.6-inch systems - the 1014, 1015 and 1088. The notebooks have Intel Core 2 processors, upt 4GB of RAM and improved battery life thanks to...

  • Dell Inspiron Mini Nickelodeon Edition laptop goes after the kids
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    Dell Inspiron Mini Nickelodeon Edition laptop goes after the kids

    By 11 August 2009

    Dell is the latest computer maker to start aiming its products at kids with the announcement of the Inspiron Mini Nickelodeon Edition laptop. The new model, which will go up against the likes of Disney's NetPal created by Asus will take "Personalisation...

  • Dell dumps Mini 12 netbook
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    Dell dumps Mini 12 netbook

    By 9 August 2009

    Dell has discontinued its Dell Inspiron Mini 12 model citing too larger form factor for the decision. "It really boils down to this: for a lot of customers, 10-inch displays are the sweet spot for netbooks," the company says on its direct2dell blog. Although...

  • Speck offers "SeeThru" cases for 15-inch Dell laptops
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    Speck offers "SeeThru" cases for 15-inch Dell laptops

    By 5 August 2009

    Speck has announced its SeeThru cases are available during the pick-your-extras laptop configuration process at Dell.com for 15-inch Inspiron models. Also available to buy direct from Speck, the SeeThru hard shell offers, as the name might suggest, translucent...

  • Dell Inspiron 17 available in the UK
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    Dell Inspiron 17 available in the UK

    By 30 July 2009

    Dell has announced the UK release of the Inspiron 17 laptop. Claiming it blurs the lines between desktop and laptop functionality, the 17 gets a 17.3-inch display. The 16:9 WLED screen is backed up by a full-size keyboard with number pad in a 3.1kg package....

  • Dell Inspiron 17
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    Dell Inspiron 17

    By 17 July 2009

    Dell has announced a new model into its Inspiron range - the 17. A 17.3-incher, it's the Inspiron 15's big brother model with those extra inches allowing for a separate number pad. Starting at $549, specs can stretch up to 8GB RAM, up to 500GB hard drive,...

  • Alienware offers "nebula red" M17x
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    Alienware offers "nebula red" M17x

    By 16 July 2009

    If the only thing stopping you from splashing out on Alienware's £1699 and up M17x gaming laptop was that it wasn't available in red, then today is your lucky day. The company, or more accurately, Dell, its parent company is offering the high-end portable...

  • Dell Vostro 1220 laptop debuts
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    Dell Vostro 1220 laptop debuts

    By 30 June 2009

    Dell has released a new Vostro laptop today; the 12.1-inch Vostro 1220, as it moves to expand its ultraportable range aimed at small businesses. The new model, available in obsidian black or deep cherry red rather than the usual array of smartie coloured...

  • Dell Mini 10 Netbook gets GPS
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    Dell Mini 10 Netbook gets GPS

    By 30 June 2009

    Dell has announced that it will be adding the option to add a GPS chip to its Dell Mini 10 netbook from next week for customers looking to track their whereabouts on the netbook. According to the computer company, the move comes as more and more customers...

  • Dell developing mobile internet device
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    Dell developing mobile internet device

    By 30 June 2009

    If reports in the Wall St Journal are correct, engineers at Dell are developing a pocket-sized Mobile Internet Device (or MID) which will run Google's Android operating system. Two people, who have seen early prototypes, say that it's a little bigger...

  • Dell Design Studio live in the UK
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    Dell Design Studio live in the UK

    By 16 June 2009

    Dell's "Design Studio", that's been live for yonks in the States, has now launched into Europe. The "Studio" sees imagery, exclusive to Dell, transform any Dell Studio 15 or Studio 17 laptop into personalised design statements, or as Dell phrases it "canvases...

  • Dell Latitude Z leaks ahead of schedule
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    Dell Latitude Z leaks ahead of schedule

    By 16 June 2009

    Dell is expected to announce a new Latitude laptop on Tuesday Pocket-lint has learnt. The new model, has reportedly leaked out ahead of the official launch on a forum for notebooks. Called the Latitude Z, details of the new model are thin on the ground,...

  • Daily Tech Deal: Dell offers free flight with selected laptops
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    Daily Tech Deal: Dell offers free flight with selected laptops

    By 15 June 2009

    If you're looking for a laptop as well as a spot of travel, Dell is offering free flights to the USA or Europe when you purchase either a Inspiron 15 or Studio 15. The purchase price for the two laptops are £499 for the Inspiron and £599 for the Studio....

  • Dell's Android smartphone snapped
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    Dell's Android smartphone snapped

    By 15 June 2009

    Last we heard about Dell's smartphone plans, operators had rejected the prototypes the PC company was showing off as being too "samey", sending Dell back to the drawing board. Next, Dell offers an official video showing one of its netbooks running Cupcake...

  • Twitter earns Dell $3 million
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    Twitter earns Dell $3 million

    By 12 June 2009

    Dell's 600,000 followers on Twitter (@Delloutlet) have earnt it more than $3 million in sales over the past two years, the company claims. $1 million of that has been in the last six months. That works out at about $2 per follower per year. Not bad cash,...