Why Lenovo and IBM are looking good

IBM Corp.’s sale of its low-end server unit to Lenovo will benefit both companies when the deal is complete. Lenovo agreed to acquire the unit for US$2.3 billion, and Lenovo expect the deal

Published on: June 8th, 2014 Chris Lau

IBM beefs up software-defined storage strategy with updates

IBM Corp. made a focused push into the software-defined storage (SDS) market at its Edge conference in Las Vegas this week, announcing several updates to existing products to include SDS capabilities and some new

Published on: May 20th, 2014 Brian Jackson

IBM workers in China strike over Lenovo takeover

Hundreds of workers at IBM’s sever plant in China walked out of their jobs recently over worries of reduced wages and job cuts once Big Blue’s x86 server business is turned over to

Published on: March 11th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Hello Nest, goodbye Motorola: What’s the future for Google’s hardware?

It’s probably fair to say that when most people think of Google, they think of a big online/software company. There’s been a lot more thought about the company’s excursions into the world of

Published on: February 10th, 2014 Sean Carruthers

CES 2014 Product Roundup

The annual CES show is usually full of consumer products but there's also lots for enterprises to be interested in. Here's nine early announcements that caught our eye

Published on: January 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

2014 Holiday Gift Guide: Tablets

There’s no doubting the popularity of the tablet computer. Technology research firm IDC is forecasting that the holiday crush will sell 84 million tablets in the fourth quarter of this year. That would

Published on: December 11th, 2013 Dave Webb

Is Lenovo mulling BlackBerry bid?

Could Lenovo Group Ltd. be positioning itself to make a bid for BlackBerry Ltd.? There were reports today that the Chinese personal computer maker had signed a “non-disclosure” agreement to look into the

Published on: October 17th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Windows XP deadline boosting PC market: IDC

The upcoming expiration of Microsoft Corp.’s support for its Windows XP operating system appears to be giving personal computer sales a boost according to analyst firm International Data Corp. Nothing much is happening

Published on: October 11th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Leaked manual reveals Lenovo’s Android laptop

Chinese computer maker Lenovo Group Ltd. is poised to launch a new laptop running on Google’s Android operating system, a leaked manual for the device revealed prematurely. A user's manual for the laptop

Published on: October 10th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano