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Tech News 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.

Tech News Panasonic Extends Line of Rugged Mobile Computers with Two New Toughbooks

Panasonic has announced the Toughbook CF-AX2, its lightest business rugged convertible Windows 8 Pro Ultrabook, and the Toughbook CF-C2, its first semi-rugged Windows 8 convertible PC.

Tech News Microsoft Surface Pro to Retail in US on 9 February

Microsoft's 10.6-inch Surface Pro will be on sale in the US and Canada on the 9th of February, a tad later than their promised January launch date. The base 64GB model will be going for US$899, and will be running an Intel Core i5 processor as well as Windows 8 Pro.

Tech News Intel Makes Touchscreens Mandatory on Future Ultrabooks

Future notebooks with Intel's fourth generation processor codenamed "Haswell", must feature touchscreens in order to qualify for the "Ultrabook" trademark.

Tech News Lenovo Adds IdeaPad U and Z Series to its Lineup of Windows 8 Touch-Optimized Devices at CES 2013

On top of the ThinkVision LT1423p Mobile Monitor Touch which Lenovo has announced, the company also introduced ultra-portable IdeaPad U Series Ultrabooks and the multimedia intensive IdeaPad Z Series laptops.

Tech News MSI's Slider S20 Convertible Ultrabook to Launch in Q1 2013

First seen at Computex 2012, MSI's Slider S20 convertible Windows 8 Ultrabook will be making a featured reappearance at CES 2013 before its official launch in Q1 2013 at an SRP of US$1199.

Tech News ASUS Launches Taichi Convertible Device in Singapore

ASUS Taichi, the new 11.6-inch convertible device which features Windows 8, is a fusion of notebook and tablet with two back-to-back Full High Definition (FHD) IPS displays. It will be available in Singapore from 3 January at S$2,698.

Tech News Microsoft Reveals Surface Pro Prices

Microsoft's Surface Pro tablet took one step closer towards hitting the market when their US pricing was revealed in an Official Microsoft Blog post. There will be two versions of the Surface Pro tablet, and they will be available at Microsoft Stores in January 2013.

Tech News Lenovo Announces Range of Convertible Devices Designed for Windows 8

Designed for the Windows 8 and Windows RT platform, the range of touch-optimized convertibles announced include the IdeaPad Yoga series, ThinkPad Twist S230u, and the ThinkPad Tablet 2.

Tech News Toshiba Expands Ultrabook Range with Satellite U940

Measuring less than 21mm thin, the 14-inch Satellite U940 comes powered by Intel Ivy Bridge processors with NVIDIA GeForce GT 630M discrete graphics, and features a raised illuminated tiled keyboard and a spacious ClickPad with support for Windows 8 gesture.