The world's most popular virtual reality headset makers have assembled. Google, Oculus, Sony, HTC, Samsung and Acer have come together to create a non-profit organization called the Global Virtual Reality Association (or the far snappier GVRA, for short). Show More Summary
Grab your motion controllers, kids. It’s time to join our digital hands and sing “We are the World” … or maybe “We are the VRorld.” Facebook’s Oculus, Google, HTC, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Samsung, and Acer have joined together to form a VR-industry consortium called the Global Virtual Reality Association. This is a nonprofit organization that […]
By Eleanor Acer Just days before the nation celebrated Thanksgiving, an AP photographer snapped a picture of Kris Kobach's proposed Homeland Security plan for the Trump Administration. Kobach, the Kansas secretary of state and a candidate...Show More Summary
If you have been considering picking up a Chromebook, you won't want to miss out on this deal. Right now you can grab a refurbished Acer Chromebook for just $99, which is 50% of its original price. While it may not be the latest, nor...Show More Summary
Cyber Monday deals are probably the best opportunity to get quality laptops and desktop computers at incredible prices, and this …
Three more Chromebooks, two from Acer and one from ASUS, can now run Android apps via an update on the Chrome OS developer channel.
Unlike most Chromebooks with tiny, ~720p displays, the Acer Chromebook 14 packs in an expansive 14" 1080p IPS panel, backed up by 32GB of storage, 4GB of RAM, and up to 12 hours of battery life. This model regularly sells for $300, but it can be yours for an all-time low $230 this Black Friday. Read more...
This laptop is thinner than the Apple MacBook Air and the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. That's pretty thin! The post Review: Acer Swift 7 appeared first on WIRED.
So we made some BIG GAINZZZZ in the statehouses and the White House (and soon, the court house), and suffered some minor but not un-fixable Gainzz Lozzez in the Senate and House. I'll do a real post next week, but...
The push to make the thinnest, lightest, most portable laptop is proving fruitful. Case in point: the Acer Swift 7. According to Acer, the Swift 7 is the thinnest notebook PC in the world. When closed, it wouldn't be impossible to mistake it for a tablet with a keyboard attached, only thinner. Show More Summary
At less than a centimeter thick, the Acer Swift 7 is the thinnest laptop in the world.
Tech expert Marc Saltzman breaks down the Acer Swift 7, the world's thinnest laptop at under half an inch thick.
Money keeps flooding into the virtual reality ecoystem. Yesterday, the film company IMAX said it was partnering with Acer and Creative Artists Agency to fund at least 25 interactive VR experiences with a $50 million fund. Over the next three years, IMAX could usher in more high-quality VR experiences, which is what the VR industry […]
The E5-575G is Acer’s low midrange gaming laptop. The previous generation with a GT 940MX and an I5-6200U (review here) left good overall impressions on me, mostly because the […] The post Acer E5-575G-57A4 (15.6?), I5-7200U, GTX 950M 2GB GDDR5, 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD for $590 appeared first on Gaming Laptops Junky.
IMAX Corporation and IMAX China Holding Inc. announced that the first phase of the IMAX VR Content Fund is complete. The two companies, along with several investment partners, put $50 million aside to fund the development of VR cont...
Acer released a new 27" QHD-resolution IPS panel called the BE27OU to expand its lineup of 2560x1440 monitors.
In an upcoming episode of the Cool Tools Show podcast, I tell the story of how I wrecked my iMac by trying to replace the hard drive. Instead of buying a new iMac, I bought an Acer G257HU 25-inch (2560 x 1440) display and connected it to my MacBook Pro. Show More Summary
I have officially been playing with the future. For the past two weeks, I've had an Acer Chromebook R 13 in my possession. It has a vibrant 13.3-inch full HD, 1920x1080 touchscreen that’s flanked by a keyboard which rolls back underneath the screen to put it in tablet mode. Sure, [...]
Acer made one of the first great Chromebooks with the C720. The R13 has what it takes to be the next great Chromebook. The Acer Chromebook R13 is the latest in the new breed of Chromebooks designed with Android apps in mind. BesidesShow More Summary
The Acer R13 Chromebook debuted in September at IFA 2016 and when it launched, it didn't support Android apps. That oversight has been rectified as the R13 joins the Chromebook Flip, R11, and Chromebook Pixel as Android-compatible devices.