Tech Sanity Check
TechRepublic Member | August 31, 2012
If you want to try Windows 8, wait for a hybrid
There's one big problem with Windows 8: it has a split personality disorder. If you want the maximum Windows 8 experience, you'll need a hybrid tablet/laptop. Read more
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On-Demand Webcast: HP and Intel Deliver Flexible Networking Solutions
Check out this webcast to learn more about how HP and Intel are making network flexibility easy.
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