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Thursday, 28 Mar 2013

Lenovo Promises April ThinkPad Helix Launch

Lenovo Promises April ThinkPad Helix Launch

Lenovo has recently announced on Twitter, that its business hybrid Ultrabook, the Lenovo ThinkPad Helix, is expected to reach US retailers in April. However, Lenovo didn't release any additional information regarding the unit's availability in other parts of the world.

Monday, 25 Mar 2013

Samsung Announces a Full HD Upgrade to Its Series 9 Notebook

Samsung Announces a Full HD Upgrade to Its Series 9 Notebook

Powered by an Intel Ivy Bridge processor, the new Samsung Series 9 boasts a Full HD 13.3-inch display featuring 300-nit brightness.

Samsung Presents Enhanced Series 7 Chronos and New Ultrabooks at CES 2013 (Updated!)

Samsung Presents Enhanced Series 7 Chronos and New Ultrabooks at CES 2013 (Updated!)

Samsung has announced two additions to its high performance Series 7 PC lineup - the enhanced Series 7 Chronos, which delivers professional performance in a thin and light form factor, and the Series 7 Ultra, which takes Ultrabooks to the next level with enriched computing power, graphics and touch capability.

Wednesday, 20 Mar 2013

Google Rolling Out Chromebooks to Six Additional Countries, Extends U.S. Availability

Google Rolling Out Chromebooks to Six Additional Countries, Extends U.S. Availability

Google has announced that Acer, HP, and Samsung Chromebooks will be made available to Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Ireland, and the Netherlands from Tuesday.

Monday, 11 Mar 2013

RATs: Spying on Women Through Their Webcams

RATs: Spying on Women Through Their Webcams

Ars Technica has a chilling report on the men who spy on women through their webcams. Using a remote administration tool (RAT) which gives them access to a notebook's screen, webcam, files and microphone, hackers grab these women's images using the webcam and also steal their photos off their local drives.

Friday, 8 Mar 2013

Samsung Electronics Invests US$111 Million in Sharp

Samsung Electronics Invests US$111 Million in Sharp

Korean CE giant Samsung Electronics has agreed to invest about US$111 million in Sharp. In return, the former will be allocated about 35.8 million new shares, which equates to 3.08% of the voting rights in the struggling Japanese company.

Friday, 1 Mar 2013

Microsoft Surface RT Slated for Late March Launch in Singapore

Microsoft Surface RT Slated for Late March Launch in Singapore

Microsoft has just announced the availability of the Surface RT in late March for Singapore and five other countries. In the wake of its impending launch, the Surface Pro will also be made available soon. Read on to uncover more exciting details.

Friday, 22 Feb 2013

Dell XPS 13 Now Available with Full HD Display

Dell XPS 13 Now Available with Full HD Display

Today, Dell will be introducing an option for a Full HD screen on its XPS 13 Ultrabook. In addition to higher resolution and more screen real estate, the Full HD screen also offers a higher color gamut, wider viewing angle and increased brightness.

Google Announces High End High Definition Chromebook Pixel

Google Announces High End High Definition Chromebook Pixel

In the past few weeks a video had been doing the rounds showing a new Google notebook with a high definition 2560 x 1700 resolution screen. That devices has now been announced to be the Chromebook Pixel, the first notebook to be fully designed by Google.

Tuesday, 19 Feb 2013

Dell's Linux Ultrabook Gets 1080p Screen

Dell's Linux Ultrabook Gets 1080p Screen

A post on Dell Web Vertical Director Barton George's blog has revealed that the Dell Linux Ultrabook, called the Developer Edition, will be getting an upgrade in the form of a 1080p screen. All other specifications for the product remain unchanged.

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