CONVERGENCE & CONVERTIBLE HYBRID PCS
The New Surface Book With Performance Base Ups the Graphics, Amazing 16 Hours of Battery Life

We couldn’t believe it when Microsoft introduced its first ever laptop last year. The Surface Book, in all its anticipated and ultimate 2-in-1 notebook-ness (forgive the grammar, kids say the darndest things these days), was literally a hit. It featured … Continue reading

 

DELL
Microsoft Will Give You a Free Dell Laptop if Your Device Won’t Update

Has everyone upgraded to Windows 10 yet? There’s no reason you shouldn’t be, it’s been free to download for months. But, that is about to end, and Microsoft released OS prices a while back saying that Windows 10 Pro would … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Mark Zuckerberg Covers His Laptop Webcam, and You Should Too

Excuse me while I get personal, here, but we’re one of those households that ex-ed our Xbox One’s Kinect camera. We sold it. We didn’t want anything to do with it. We had a good time using it for Fruit … Continue reading

 

CONVERGENCE & CONVERTIBLE HYBRID PCS
“Chromebook” Your Old Laptop With Neverware’s CloudReady Software

Instead of typing on the Chromebook I have today, could I have just transformed my old Dell laptop into Chrome-capable computer? No way. I thought, and I am sure I’m not alone in this, that when we have an old … Continue reading

 

APPLE
Vaio Gains Attention With Its Latest – the $1,800 Z Flip Convertible Laptop

Vaio. Who are they? Weren’t they a part of Sony (they were, but Sony sold them), and am I right by saying we haven’t heard much from Vaio since the two split? Whether you remember it or not, Sony made … Continue reading

 

LAPTOPS & ULTRATHIN ULTRABOOKS
The Microsoft Surface Pro 4, Incremental Changes, Still Good for Small Workloads

Microsoft is already on its Surface Pro 4? Why so many iterations of the same thing? I guess the saying, “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it”, doesn’t account well here. The only reason why I would think Microsoft would … Continue reading

 

CONVERGENCE & CONVERTIBLE HYBRID PCS
Microsoft’s Brand New Surface Book Is Not Just Another Hybrid Laptop

If I were a laptop, and there was one laptop I would try to live up to, it would be the Apple MacBook. Laptop “envy” is what it’s called, actually, and I’m not the only one who has it. Most … Continue reading

 

GADGETS & PERIPHERALS
Microsoft Made an Xbox One Controller Adapter to Work with Windows 10

Life is all about convenience. Wait, scratch that. Technology is all about convenience; getting X done using Y, Z, or a combination of both. Things are changing, though, and more often we are able to get more done by using … Continue reading

 

LAPTOPS & ULTRATHIN ULTRABOOKS
The LG Gram “Coming to America” Is a Force to Be Reckoned With

LG making a new laptop is a big deal. In U.S. markets, the Korean tech giant is normally known for its big, fancy flat screen and curved television sets (which include LED, OLED, 4K, and smart), and of course, popular … Continue reading

 

LAPTOPS & ULTRATHIN ULTRABOOKS
Lenovo Faces Scrutiny for Another Spyware Scandal, This Time Involving ThinkPads

Most of us don’t think of the word “untrustworthy” when we think of Lenovo. I would say many of us simply know Lenovo as a computer and tech company. You may not believe it, but Lenovo gets in trouble quite … Continue reading

 

DELL
Dell Continues to Invest and Profit in Chinese-Ubuntu Markets

As many Linux lovers know, there has been a long wait for the so-called “revolution of Linux”, where desktops everywhere would run the user-controlled operating system with ease, and laptop lovers would frolic through fields with their Ubuntu penguin friends … Continue reading

 

CONVERGENCE & CONVERTIBLE HYBRID PCS
A New Prototype from Microsoft Adds Touchscreen Real Estate to Your Surface’s Keyboard

More so than nearly any other product on the market, Microsoft has excelled in bridging the gap between tablet and laptop with their Surface and Surface Pro lines. Given the widespread popularity of their hybrid device, it stands to reason … Continue reading

 

CONVERGENCE & CONVERTIBLE HYBRID PCS
Lenovo’s K450e Desktop PC Just Got Ultra-Affordable

When it comes to portability there’s nothing like the ease of a hybrid laptop or convertible tablet for computing on-the-go. While Lenovo has recently made a name for themselves in the ultra-portable computer market, there was a time when their … Continue reading

 

INVENTIONS & INNOVATIONS
This Tiny Windows 10 PC Is Inside a Tiny Power Adapter

Among the many Windows 10 pieces (laptops, notebooks, desktops) coming our way, Microsoft wanted to show off something interesting during this week’s Computex conference. Dubbed the Quanta Compute Plug, this device isn’t your ordinary PC. It’s an alternative, but fully … Continue reading

 

INVENTIONS & INNOVATIONS
Parallels 2X Gives Your Raspberry Pi Remote Access to Windows Desktops

The next big step for the little Raspberry Pi could be something a bit different than its usual hobbyist and developer crowd. Aimed more for the business setting, the Pi will now be working with the Parallels 2X Remote Application … Continue reading