Desktop PCs

Email Alerts

Register now to receive Microscope.co.uk-related news, tips and more, delivered to your inbox.
By submitting you agree to receive email from TechTarget and its partners. If you reside outside of the United States, you consent to having your personal data transferred to and processed in the United States. Privacy
  • EMEA PC sales shine in Q1, reports Gartner

    Strengtheningsales into the professional market boosted overall growth in the EMEA PC sector during the first quarter of 2012, according to Gartner's preliminary figures. Total shipments into the region of 28.2 million units were up 6.7% on the same ... 

  • Sony swings axe on 10,000 and sets out on business review

    Sony is to swing the axe on 6% of its global workforce putting 10,000 people out of work as it tries to claw its way back in the market. The firm has been struggling in the face of intense competition and difficult economic conditions and the new CE... 

  • Commodore 64 visionary Jack Tramiel dies aged 83

    Jack Tramiel, the founder of Commodore International and the man behind many of the iconic PC brands of the 1980s has died aged 83. Born Jacek Trzmielin Poland in 1928, Tramiel's family was confined to the Jewish ghetto in Lodz in 1939, and was subse... 

  • Apple iPad rivals pin tablet hopes on Windows 8 launch

    Vendors hoping to challenge Apple's seemingly unbeatable iPad with their own tablet offerings appear to be hedging their bets andholding off until the launch of Windows 8 later this year, according to Gartner. Carolina Milanesi, Gartner research vice... 

  • Dingley gets UK MD role at Konica Minolta

    Konica Mintola has shuffled its management pack with the UK managing director of the last five years returning to Japan. The decision by Yuki Kobayashi to head back to the HQ in Japan gives an opportunity for the operations director and company secr... 

  • MicroScope's top stories, week ending 6 April 2012

    Resellers top the growth charts The channel has flown the flag strongly in a list of the fastest growing mid-sized companies indicating that it's far from all gloom and doom in the reseller world. The latest list of the 100 fastest growing mid-sized ... 

  • Kyocera ditches the Mita to focus on solutions angle

    Kyocera Mita is to drop the Mita from its stationery, and would now like to be known as Kyocera Document Solutions. The move reflectsa commonevolution among printer firms from the traditionalpure-play print hardware and ink supplier role into an end-... 

  • Arrow ECS bolsters European operations with Altimate buy

    Consolidation in the distribution world has continued with Arrow ECS strengthening its hand across Europe with the acquisition of DCC owned Altimate. Altimate specialises in security, data management and virtualisation and operates across eight coun... 

  • Resellers top the growth charts

    The channel has flown the flag strongly in a list of the fastest growing mid-sized companies indicating that it's far from all gloom and doom in the reseller world. The latest list of the 100 fastest growing mid-sized companies includes 16 which ope... 

  • Dell gets Wyse as acquisition bandwagon rolls on

    Dell has announced its second acquisition in the space of a month, forking out an undisclosed sum to acquire cloud clientand cloud softwarespecialist Wyse Technology. Round Rock's latest purchase, which comes barely three weeks after it bought firewa...