Dell Studio XPS 8000, 9000 Desktops Look Good, Use Latest Intel Chips

The sleek multimedia PCs can be configured with Intel's new "Lynnfield" Core i5 and Core i7 processors. The 9000 takes-over from the Studio XPS 435 with new "performance graphics options", while the 8000 has a smaller, but similarly-styled case design. » 9/08/09 12:00pm 9/08/09 12:00pm

Microsoft WED 8000 Keyboard Pushed Back to September

If you were looking forward to getting your hands on a Microsoft Wireless Entertainment Desktop 8000 this summer, we have some bad news. Microsoft's just told us they're pushing back the release date to September, which means your only choice now is to go with the $100 cheaper 7000, which is just about as good if all… » 3/07/07 4:15pm 3/07/07 4:15pm

Hands-On With Microsoft's True Ultimate Keyboard

Click to viewIf you're the kind of user who enjoys either soft, laptop-like scissor keys or a curved ergonomic keyboard, you're already gonzo'd over Microsoft's earlier keyboard, the Wireless Entertainment Desktop 7000. But if you're looking for the top of the line—the real grandaddy of Microsoft keyboards—you're… » 3/01/07 3:00pm 3/01/07 3:00pm

The Real Microsoft Ultimate Wireless Keyboard Gallery: My Fingers Are…

Click to viewThis is probably the sexiest keyboard we've ever played with. Beating Microsoft's own Wireless Entertainment Desktop 7000, the WED 8000 is the ultimate in design coming out of their exceptional peripherals department. This, my friends, is Microsoft's Ultimate Keyboard. » 2/22/07 9:55pm 2/22/07 9:55pm

Microsoft's Ergonomic Mice Have Frickin' Lasers, Cradle Your Hands

The Wireless Laser Mouse 8000, Wireless Notebook Presenter Mouse 8000 and Natural Wireless Laser Mouse 6000 are all ergonomic and outfitted with lasers, albeit the non-deadly kind. And they all come in a grey/black motif, which is cool if you're outfitting the Bat Computer, but may not go with all setups. » 9/13/06 5:07pm 9/13/06 5:07pm

Microsoft Releases Wireless Entertainment Desktop 7000 and 8000

We liked the Wireless Entertainment Desktops when it was called the Microsoft Ultimate Keyboard, but a name's just a name. The WED 7000 and 8000 have a few interesting buttons and features, and are integrated with some current and upcoming Microsoft apps. » 9/13/06 4:39pm 9/13/06 4:39pm