Apple today unveiled their latest and much anticipated 17-inch MacBook Pro at MacWorld in San Francisco. The new unibody notebook features a battery that can fetch 8-hours of running time and last 1000 recharges, the compromise being that it is not removable.
Lenovo today made official their long-rumored Thinkpad W700ds Dual-Screen laptop, issuing a press release and handing over an evaluation model to the folks at GottaBeMobile. The notebook offers up plenty of viewable area with not only a large 17-inch main display, but a 10.6-inch secondary display that slides out from the right-hand side.
LG Display yesterday announced the completed development of a 14.1-inch LCD display for laptops that is not only brighter and easier to see when used outdoors, but uses the sun as a light source to reduce power consumption and improve battery life.
Ericsson today announced a partnership with Intel that aims to deliver a new level of security for laptops, as well as the data stored inside. Their development will be similar to Lenovo’s Lockdown PC Now announced a few weeks ago, that can disable a stolen laptop by text message. The Intel/Ericsson version will add a [...]
PC manufacturer Medion today unveiled a fully-equipped media center notebook for those seeking features normally found on a fully-equipped PC, but in the convenient form-factor of a laptop.
PC manufacturer Lenovo have today announced plans for an extra security measure to be introduced on certain models of their Thinkpad notebooks. The technology is rather basic but gives users peace of mind about their personal files and data, enabling users to disable their notebook via a mobile phone text message should it ever get [...]
GIGABYTE have recently come up with this neat little fanless, notebook cooling pad called the G-Pad, which dissipates the heat generated by your lappie. The design is foldable to fit with the go-anywhere nature of laptops and being fanless, generates zero noise.
Toshiba today released four new laptops, the most notable being their Portégé R600, which the company claims is the world’s lightest. The new model manages to undercut the MacBook Air by 0.6lbs, (which is even better than Samsung’s recent X360) despite being a fully-featured notebook equipped with an impressive 9-hour battery, a multi-format DVD writer [...]
Samsung has today unveiled their X360 (no xbox relation) notebook which it hopes will outdo Apple’s MacBook Air. The impressive offering was presented at the IFA consumer-electronics fair in Berlin and will feature Sammy’s next-gen 128GB SSD, finger-print scanner for security, 7-in-1 card reader and silver-nano particles on the keyboard to resist bacteria.
HP has announced an overhauled version of their Voodoo notebook line which steals the title of “world’s thinnest notebook away from Apple’s MacBook Air. The new version does away with its gaming focus in favour of a small, sleek notebook with a 13.3-inch display and an all-carbon fibre chassis. It is just .70-inch thick, bettering [...]