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By Donald Lambro
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Independent voices from the The Washington Times Communities
Topic - Stephen Baker
The reports of the PC's death may not have been greatly exaggerated after all.
Dell, mired in the sluggish laptop and desktop business, may have gotten the breathing room it needs Tuesday to remake itself away from the glare of Wall Street — thanks to the company's billionaire founder and namesake.
The once-sexy iPhone is starting to look small and chubby.
In an unexpected twist, TVs are topping many Christmas shopping lists this year.
"Windows 8 is a reaction to that shift," Mr. Baker said. "It's a re-imagination of Windows focused on being a more touch-enabled, screen-focused operating system."
Even with a touchscreen, "they're still more PC-like, than they are tablet-like," he said.