Tag Archives: laptops

CONVERGENCE & CONVERTIBLE HYBRID PCS
Lenovo’s Yoga 710 Line Adds Smaller (yet Beautiful) Displays, and Excellent Battery Life

It’s difficult to tell right off the bat just how much “better” one laptop is than other. You get the main specs, like display size, the CPU model inside, the oh-so-thinness of the chassis; however it’s easy to identify the … Continue reading

 

DISPLAY SCREEN TECHNOLOGY
Finnish-Made Solu Wants to Be the next Best Cloud Storage Device

Mobile devices have become our best buddies. We’re addicted to our iPhones, tablets, and laptops. Anything that can be with us, right by our side at all times, is ideal for our on-the-go lives. But in all honesty, why on … Continue reading

 

DELL
Dell Adds Premium Options to Their Inspiron 15 Laptop Lineup

In between working on the “world’s thinnest tablet” and developing the world’s smallest 13-inch notebook, Dell has been busy adding some pretty sweet upgrades to their mid-range products as well. While the record-setting devices are nice, not everyone can afford … Continue reading

 

HELPFUL TIPS
Help Me Choose the LCD Screen I Need, Please

So you open your laptop to discover a troll sneaked into your place last night and decided to play soccer with your LCD screen. Bummer. Luckily, replacing LCDs is not so difficult of a task, that most beginners handle it … Continue reading

 

CONVERGENCE & CONVERTIBLE HYBRID PCS
BlackBerry Snap Report: Convergence May Lead to Bring Your Own BRAIN & BYOD

BlackBerry should use smartphones to supplement CPUs, GPUs, & memory in low-cost laptops to give them as much power as typically found in workstations.

 

INVENTIONS & INNOVATIONS
World’s Smallest Router: USB Stick-Sized Asus WL-330NUL With Wi-Fi & Ethernet

The Asus WL-330NUL pocket-sized router is not much longer than an AA-size battery while providing the security of 128-bit encryption.

 

CES - CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW
PrimeSense Wants to Create A World of 3D Sensing

People have been imagining the various possibilities of Microsoft’s Kinect sensor ever since the device came out in 2010. Some of those visions will soon be coming to fruition this year now that PrimeSense, the makers of the Kinect sensor, … Continue reading

 

HELPFUL TIPS
Understanding the Different LCD Screen Backlight Types in Dell Laptops

The term LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) can refer to both CCFL and LED type screens. The LCD, simply put, is the top part of the display. The CCFL or LED is what lights up (or backlights) the LCD to make the display visible.

 

CONVERGENCE & CONVERTIBLE HYBRID PCS
Watch Out for Falling Laptop Prices: Walmart Could Take Lessons from the Notebook Industry

By the end of 2013 it may look as if the ultrabooks, ultrathins trend is a freight train riding a tidal-wave.

 

BATTERY & POWER TECHNOLOGY
Super Lithium-Ion Battery Could Supercharge Phones, PCs, & Cars

When super lithium-ion batteries become common-place in mobile devices, it should be possible to go for days without re-charging for some devices, and twenty-four to thirty hours on a charge for a 2013 thin-and-light ultrabook or ultrathin laptop.

 

APPLE
Retina Display Resolution – Retina Quality, Retina Class, Retina Style

Apple created the phrase "retina display", as a marketing term, but it actually does translate into solid silicon substance.

 

AMD
Liquid-Cooled Laptops: AMD & Intel Water-Cooled Asetek Solutions

No birds were actually stoned, or shot, for this article. It's against our policy to actually "shoot-the-bird" on company premises, but we have been known to "give 'em Dell".

 

LAPTOP TRENDS
2013 Notebooks, Ultrabooks, Laptops, Ultrathins at a Glance

Prices are now set to fall sooner than analysts have predicted. You can hear a tidal-wave arriving. The future is now, and coming to a planet near you in 2012.

 

AMD
Ultrabooks vs Ultrathins Definition, AMD vs Intel – Notebooks & Laptops

Practice saying "convergence", because you will be experiencing more of it. That is particularly true because ultrathins and the Intel-branded sub-set of "Ultrabooks" will use Windows 8 later this year, which will include the touch-centric Metro UI designed specifically for mobile devices.