Cloud computing will be a core part of HP's upcoming devices.
History, it seems, will remember 2010 in the United States as the year of health-care reform, the Gulf oil spill, and the tea party movement. But the most widely covered stories are clearly not the only events that could shape the future of the nation. Here we note five overlooked stories of 2010 – developments that might have received some press coverage but perhaps not as much as they should have, given the impact they could have on various aspects of American life in the years ahead.
Wal-Mart, the longtime price leader, can't undercut online retailer Amazon this holiday season, an analyst says.
Kindle, according to some experts, has revolutionized the world of literature. Amazon is scheduled to release a second version of the Kindle next month. Meanwhile, an e-book price war has broken out.
Borders, now launching an e-bookstore, is late to the race.
Sales of Apple's iPad are strong. If they skyrocket, they may herald a faster-than-expected recovery.
As stone tablets gave way the codex, the future of reading is digital – but will the e-reader and the e-book change the nature of how we read?