Chromebook to enter business world with Intel chips

With the exception of Google’s Core i5-powered Pixel, the majority of Chromebooks run on low-end processors and caters to budget-focused laptop users - up until now. At the Intel Developer Forum this week,

Published on: September 12th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Lenovo makes ultrabook thinner

Lenovo’s latest light business laptop is billed as the thinnest T-series device made by the company.  The T431s Ultrabook, with a 14-in. screen and powered by third generation Intel Core processors, will set

Published on: March 18th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Deep dive into Surface for Windows 8 Pro

This Saturday, Microsoft Corp.’s Surface Pro company-built ultrabook/tablet will hit the shelves in Canada and the United States. It took some time for the software giant to come up with an answer to tablets

Published on: February 6th, 2013

PC, chip sales in major decline

Despite hopes that the worldwide market for personal computers would get a boost this year, the number of systems shipped worldwide is still in free-fall.  According to this article by NetworkWorld, the slump in PC

Published on: October 15th, 2012 brian bloom

More Sleekbooks coming from HP

Remember netbooks? Those 10-inch laptops with pokey processors that everyone was expected to carry around for light work like surfing the Web and checking email? They vanished suddenly late last year in part

Published on: September 25th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Intel touts ultrabooks, Itanium and Android

If you aren't looking for news of a certain new smart phone this week, your eyes are on the annual Intel Developers Forum in San Francisco, where the chip maker is showing off

Published on: September 12th, 2012 Howard Solomon

New ways to pair laptops, smartphones coming

SAN FRANCISCO  -- Each new gadget brings speculation about what older device it will replace--full-featured laptops supplant desktops, while ever-smarter phones relieve you from carrying a laptop on occasion. But don't overlook the

Published on: June 26th, 2012 melanie pinola

COMPUTEX: Windows 8 tablets that stole the show

NEW YORK -- Touch was the hot trend at last week's Computex trade show in Taipei, with computer makers showing off tablets and ultrabook-tablet hybrids with detachable or folding touchscreens. The devices ran

Published on: June 12th, 2012 Agam Shah

Asus previews laptop-tablet device, all-in-one

TAIPEI, Taiwan  -- Asustek Computer unveiled a novel laptop-tablet design at the Computex trade show in Taipei on Monday, along with an all-in-one PC with a detachable monitor that transforms into "the world's

Published on: June 4th, 2012 Agam Shah