Intel's PC Client Group is down 1.5-percent compared to the last quarter, and down 6-percent compared to the same quarter a year ago.
Numbers from one manufacturer point to million unit milestone being crossed before Raspberry Pi turns one.
Dell is reportedly interested in accepting a management buyout offer at a price of $13 to $14 per share, which would put the purchase price of the company into a range of $22 to $25 billion.
Samsung has given its Chromebox computer a significant upgrade. Instead of being powered by a Celeron B840 processor, the updated version now runs with a Core i5-2450M chip.
Dell has seen its share price jump by more than 20 percent on speculation that the company may be in negotiations to be bought out by a private equity firm.