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Loyd Case first started writing about PC technology for Computer Gaming World, giving him a creative outlet for his obsession about PC performance. The PC industry -- and Loyd -- have never been quite the same since.

Mac of the Future: the CPU

Intel will be shipping a new generation of CPUs, based on a new architecture, soon. Question is: Will Apple use those chips in its next generation of Macs?

Apple not likely to ditch Intel chips for Macs in near future

Rumors have been flying about Apple dumping Intel in future Macs. But Loyd Case thinks it's not likely to happen in the near term, if ever.

Ultrathin teardown! Asus ultrabook vs MacBook Air

Looking under the hood of two competing systems, we found considerable similarity in the way ultrathin laptops are sandwiched together.

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First Look: OnLive Desktop Plus

OnLive Desktop gives you access to a Windows desktop and Windows Office apps from your iPad. Now, OnLive Desktop Plus adds a flash-compatible browser and access to Dropbox and Box.net.

First Look: OnLive Desktop

New services lets you stream a copy of Windows to your iPad and run Windows Office apps.

Mac of the future: the graphics

The chips that will run the graphics in future Macs will do a lot more than run the graphics: Increasingly, they'll take care of general computing tasks, too. And they'll be getting way, way more powerful, too.