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Microsoft, Samsung and Qualcomm talk connected PCs in 2019

By alwaysconnectedpc, ces2019, connectedlaptop, connectedpc, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, Microsoft, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, Samsung, windowsonsnapdragon

It’s been slightly over a year a year since we saw the first crop of Microsoft’s “Always connected PCs.” By now, we know why a laptop that’s always online is super appealing, and are well aware of the trade-offs. Making better connected noteboo…

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Qualcomm’s 8cx chipset just might make always-on PCs worth using

By alwaysconnectedpc, alwaysonpc, engadget, gear, laptop, lte, notebook, pc, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, snapdragon, snapdragon8cx

The last time I used one of new always-on PCs, I was intrigued by its potential — why wouldn’t I want to use an actual Windows computer that was always online? My job would be so much easier if I didn’t need to, I don’t know, stress about WiFi or ev…

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Qualcomm’s new PC processor promises ‘extreme’ power

By alwaysconnectedpc, arm, connectedpc, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, qualcommsnapdragon, snapdragon, snapdragon8cx, windowsonsnapdragon

It’s been a year since we’ve seen the first devices running Windows on Snapdragon, and Qualcomm is continuing its quest to make a capable ARM-based processor for PCs. On the third of its three-day tech summit in Hawaii today, the company unveiled the…

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Snapdragon-based Chromebook could rival always-connected PCs

By alwaysconnectedpc, cheza, chromebook, chromeos, computer, convertible, engadget, gear, google, laptop, pc, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, snapdragon, snapdragon845

You don’t have great choices for non-Intel processors on Chromebooks at the moment — the Rockchip-made parts you often see in low-end systems keep costs down, but they struggle with intensive tasks. That might not be an issue in the future. About…

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Microsoft and friends need to explain why always-connected PCs make sense

By alwaysconnectedpc, Asus, asusnovago, computex2018, connectedpc, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, hp, lenovo, Microsoft, Mobile, personal computing, personalcomputing, Samsung

It’s been over a year since Microsoft, Qualcomm and Intel unveiled the Always Connected PC (ACPC) ecosystem at WinHEC 2016. At Computex 2017, we learned about Qualcomm’s undertaking to power PCs with its mobile processors and Intel pledged to support…

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Sprint will give free data to Snapdragon PCs

By alwaysconnectedpc, Asus, asusnovago, computex2018, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, hp, hpenvyx2, lenovo, lenovomiix630, Mobile, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, snapdragon, snapdragon835, sprint

It’s official. Sprint is definitely giving away free unlimited LTE data through 2018 to those who use laptops packing Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 835 processor. We first learned of this last month, and the announcement today clarifies which devices qualify…

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The Snapdragon 850 is Qualcomm’s first chip built for Windows PCs

By alwaysconnectedpc, computex2018, connectedpc, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, Microsoft, Mobile, personal computing, personalcomputing, processor, Qualcomm, qualcommsnapdragon850, snapdragon850, windowsonsnapdragon

Qualcomm has developed a hobby. It’s been building specialized chips for the Internet of Things and VR headsets lately, in addition to its smartphone-focused and wearable products. Today at Computex 2018 in Taiwan, the company unveiled the Snap…

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Sprint offers free LTE data to anyone who buys a Snapdragon PC

By alwaysconnectedpc, Asus, asusnovago, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, hp, hpenvyx2, lenovo, lenovomiix630, Microsoft, Mobile, personal computing, personalcomputing, snapdragon835, snapdragonpc, sprint, T-Mobile

The best thing about Qualcomm and Microsoft’s “Always Connected PC” platform is the promise of being online anywhere, anytime. But that can also come at a cost — data isn’t free. That is, until now. Sprint is offering free unlimited 4G LTE to anyone…

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Microsoft will bring 64-bit app support to ARM-based PCs in May

By alwaysconnectedpc, asusnovago, build2018, connectedpc, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, Microsoft, microsoftbuil2018, microsoftbuild, Mobile, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, windowsonsnapdragon

One of the biggest limitations of the Windows on Snapdragon platform is its inability to run 64-bit apps. Microsoft has said on multiple occasions that it intends to eventually offer that support, but we’ve not heard about a firm timeline until now….

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ASUS NovaGo review: ‘Always online’ comes with limitations

By alwaysconnectedpc, Asus, asusnovago, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, laptops, Microsoft, novago, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, review, snapdragon835, windows10, windowsonsnapdragon

As the first Snapdragon-powered PC available, the ASUS NovaGo has a lot riding on it. When Qualcomm and Microsoft teamed up to make connected PCs, they promised devices that would remain always on, always online and provide access to the apps …

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48 hours with an always on, always online laptop

By alwaysconnectedpc, Asus, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, laptop, Microsoft, Mobile, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, windows10, windowsonsnapdragon

“So you’re the type of woman who takes your work everywhere with you?” my cab driver asked Sunday when I pulled out the ASUS NovaGo and started writing this very intro. Usually, I don’t. But in the past few weeks, I’ve had to work nonstop, and the on…

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AMD and Qualcomm join forces to power higher-end connected PCs

By alwaysconnectedpc, amd, convertible, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, hybrid, laptops, Microsoft, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, windows, windows10, windowsonsnapdragon

Qualcomm may have found a worthy ally in its quest to take on the PC market. After unveiling a new stable of Snapdragon 835-powered “Always Connected” PCs from HP and ASUS, the chip-maker revealed a surprise partner: AMD. The two companies are teamin…

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HP and ASUS unveil Snapdragon-powered laptops

By alwaysconnectedpc, arm, Asus, convertible, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gear, hp, hpenvyx2, laptop, Microsoft, notebook, novago, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, tp370, windows10, windows10s

Since teasing us with a preview of what Windows on Snapdragon will look like at Computex this year, Qualcomm and its partners are ready to reveal actual devices. Today, at Qualcomm’s second annual tech summit, we saw the HP Envy x2 and the ASUS NovaG…

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Computex gave us a glimpse at how computing will evolve

By acer, alwaysconnectedpc, applenews, computecard, computex2017, dell, engadget, gadgetry, Gadgets, gaming, gear, intel, maxq, Microsoft, nvidia, personal computing, personalcomputing

One thing was very clear at Computex: It’s going to be a transformational year for computing. We’re seeing several trends from the past few years — like the move towards thinner and lighter laptops, and the rise of mobile computing — evolve in new…

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Windows on Snapdragon is key to making PCs more connected

By alwaysconnectedpc, applenews, engadget, gear, intel, Microsoft, Mobile, personal computing, personalcomputing, Qualcomm, qualcommsnapdragon, qualcommsnapdragon835, snapdragon835

Looks like Microsoft isn’t done with its world tour. After a series of events in New York, Seattle and Shanghai, the company has yet another big announcement to make in Taiwan here at Computex 2017. And in keeping with the theme of bringing Windows e…

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